Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Everybody's doing it!

Everywhere I look Less is More is the way to go, especially over at the new challenge blog! You see, I am all about the premise that MORE IS BETTER! But not in this case!
So, I did it. I did the Less is More way with pink, white & black! Wow, how I wanted to distress those edges, add some bling, buttons, ribbons & bows. ALL of my papers were calling me!!! But I said "no way papiere, NOT TODAY"!!
I figured with Valentines just around the corner, there were bound to be some engagements, right?

I got out my long lost Garden Whimsy set from SU (one of my first purchases 3 yrs ago) & the rest is history. I got the little ring embellies from Hobby Lobby in November.
On the inside I stamped just one heart, like the one you see here, in case I need it for a wedding card.

Challenges for my card:
Less is More- pink, black & white
Papertake Weekly- have a heart
A Spoon Full of Sugar- let's see some love


Everyone's doing this too! Well almost everyone.

Distress Ink Class

Angie's does amazing distress coloring & has 1 free membership to her class!
Click HERE for your chance to win.


Take Care


Lori said...

This must have been hard for, but it looks great I love the priceless set, my favourite and the added rings finish it off perfectly!

Brenda Brown said...

Great one Cor. Like you I wanted to add and add, and grunge and ink, but managed it. Love the little heart stamp.
Have a great day.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Debgem said...

I'm so glad you resisted the urge to distress!! This is such an elegant and beautiful card. Love the flourish and rings! Fab!

Elizabeth said...

Lovely card and I do like those rings - so beautifully placed. Yes, clean and simple is hard on those of who usually throw in the kitchen sink for good measure but even I have had a go and it is all because of the "Less is More" site. Elizabeth x #79

Hege-Annie Simonsen said...

A wonderful card, Corry! I love it!!
Simple cards like this are FAB!!

Hugs, Hege

Chrissie said...

This is simply stunning! Well done for resisting those urges, this is simple perfection!
Someone is going to be very pleased to receive this!
Thanks so much for joining in our very first challenge, I really hope you'll be a regular contributor!
"Less is More"

Stacie (craft-princess) said...

Love those ring embellies!! They really pop on the page!

Mandi said...

Pretty card, what can be better than receiving a pink card!
Thank you for joining us for our first challenge, hope you join us again on Saturday
"Less is More"

Andrea said...

A beautiful card - I love the detail with the rings!
Love, Andrea xx

Lisa Jane said...

beautiful CAS card , i love the little rings
Thnaks for joining us at Oldie but a goodie this week
Lisa ;)

Karen Taylor said...

Sweet*Sweet*Sweet card!! Thanks so very much for joining us this week at Papertakes Weekly Challenge.

Come and visit me anytime!


The Team said...

Such a lovely card

Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a goodie challenge this fortnight and good luck!


Debbie said...

Beautiful CAS card... Those are harder than the bling cards since I always want to add the "bling"

NY Debbie

stephanne said...

Well, this looks fantastic!! I know what you mean though, hard to put those ribbons and flowers down, isn't it!! I've decided it's high time I follow you so that I can stalk, eh hem, I mean observe your awesome crafty skills that much easier!!
hugs, stephanne

Lisa said...

Very pretty! Thanks for playing along with us at Papertake Weekly,

Lisa (GDT)

debby4000 said...

Your card is gorgeous.

Debs said...

super classy, love it

Dora said...

Wow .... When I saw this card I thought I clicked by mistake on another blog !!! I love it Cor, your're fantastic in all style of cards, it's awesome xxx

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Cor.
Love the elegance of it.
Thanks for playing along with us at An Oldie but a Goodie this time.
Good luck.
Debs xx

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