Saturday, October 5, 2013

Soft Leaves



So glad I get the DeNami In Touch newsletter as it included the info on their WCMD challenge a day ahead.  I got my card made on Friday instead trying to do it after work on Saturday.  I chose the "buttons, green, stripes" row. I love these beautiful leaves (DeNami Elegant Autumn Scene) & it's easy to ink them without the included sentiment which I will use on the inside.  I love tone on tone which I achieved by clear embossing & then coloring with a Memento New Sprout marker.  Love this striped paper which is old & almost used up now. I've also been hoarding these tiny buttons--aren't they cute?  I decided stitching might detract from the subtle leaves, so just pierced the rows & popped up the panel. Hope you have a fun day that includes some crafting.  
I'm off to work but will check on what you've been up to when I get home.  
Thanks for your visit. 

15 comments:

  1. LOVE the stripes and beautiful fall colours. you have coordinated these buttons perfectly! :) Happy WCMD to you :)

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  2. The fall colored stripes are the perfect background for the leaves Greta! And yes those buttons are super sweet!! Great card, so happy you could join us for WCMD!

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  3. Love the stripes on this one! Great way to incorporate the buttons too. Super cute!

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  4. WOW!! your card is absolutely gorgeous, greta!! and those buttons??? too cute!

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  5. Great match of the stripey colours with the lovely muted leaves, Greta!

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  6. I love these fanciful leaves! They look like they're swirling in the wind! The little buttons are perfect embellishments and I love the colors in the striped paper!

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  7. How cute are those little buttons?!! Love how you used the striped pp and paper piercing in your design! Happy WCMD my friend!!

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  8. So sweet...I love your striped paper, it looks fabulous with those soft leaves. But those tiny buttons steal the show!

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  9. Happy WCMD to you! I love that this hobby has connected so many of us!! Love this card! The stripes are perfect and add just the right color! Hugs.

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  10. so pretty! i love those leaves!

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  11. Pretty, plus, Greta! Striped paper, leaves, tiny buttons, fall colours: what's not to love? Eye-catching, delightful combination!!
    c

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  12. Love all the layers and pretty stamp, Greta. Those tiny buttons look super sweet. :-)

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