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Sunday, 5 June 2011

Less Is More

Two posts in one day!! That doesn't happen very often but I wanted to get my entry for this weeks Less Is More on tonight as I'm at work for the next two days. It's lovely working term time but no so great going back :-(.

The challenge this week is Monochrome & a definition of this is given on the LIM blog.

I've used Pink tones & by using Stampin' Up! products I can be sure that everything colour co-ordinates.

I've used Pretty In Pink cardstock trimmed with the Scallop Trim Border punch & stamped the wording from the Strength & Hope stamp set in Whisper White Craft Ink. I've then over stamped the scroll & Hope stamps from the same set in Rose Red Classic Ink.

Finished off with a few little butterflies from the Beautiful Wings Embosslit in Rose Red.

My 11 year old said "that's a bit plain"!! but my 7 year old replied "I think it's really pretty Mummy!! . . . . out of the mouths of babes lol!!

13 comments:

Gibmiss said...

Hi Sharon
Fabulous card Love the butterflies ...i have just bought them.....
Hugs
sylvie
xxxx

Rita said...

Beautiful card Sharon. Hugs Rita xx

Ang C said...

A beautiful card

Chrissie said...

I have just acquired these butterflies too Sharon and I think they're super.
Something in my quirky nature would have liked the stamping in red to have been a little less symmetrical, with the H off centre... however it's simply great as is.
Thanks so much for another week's super submission.
Chrissie
Lady LIM
"Less is More"

Beryl K said...

Gorgeous card
Beryl x

Stephanie Lanzalotto said...

This is a beautiful interpretation of the LIM challenge. I love it!

craftyb said...

Can't go wrong with Pretty in Pink! So sweet! You've been a super busy lil bee - hope it's all going well for you! bx

Molecraft said...

Fab card, lovely colours and love the butterflies!
Helen x

Anne said...

That's so pretty, very elegant look to your card
Anne
x

Wishcraft said...

Lovely card Sharon :o) Pretty colours and love the butterflies. Lisa x

Sue said...

Hi Sharon I think this is excellent piece of work, until I read your blog I thought the paper was a bought paper so I am very impressed . Sue x

Susan said...

Sharon, this is a great card! I love how you went from pink to red...very nice!
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Nicola Anne said...

A very pretty card Sharon. Pink and flutterby's - what more do you need ??? x