Saturday, October 11, 2014

For A Friend

Happy news, I'm in the DT for the Sweet Stampin' Challenge, wohooo! This week the challenge is For A Friend and the sponsor is Flat Friends who are giving away 4 digis! Please check our challenge blog for all the info.

I've seen a lot of home decor ads with the cluttered oriental style, so I tried to merge it onto a CAS card! If I do like challenges?! Yup! The sentiment says in Swedish that there's nothing more precious than a true friend.

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Challenges:
Crafty Calendar: Bingo (Embossing, Sentiment, Sparkle)
Simon Says Stamp: Use Watercolours (Distress inks)

Materials used:
Itsy Bitsy background stamped with Distress ink.
Vilda stamps sentiment stamped with Distress ink and heat embossed with extra fine clear powder.
Fabulous embellie from Itsy Bitsy.

So I hope you're having a wonderful weekend! Today I'll stock for the winter by shopping gloves and wool socks, some mornings and evenings are really cold. I'll also call a friend and see if she's up for something nice.

Warm hugs and love
Maarit

22 comments:

  1. Super card Maarit. Welcome to the team.

    Susan xx

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  2. Back ground is beautiful and the saying is just lovely Thank you for sharing this lovely card...........Lis

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  3. Beautiful colours here and gorgeous image used...have a lovely weekend...
    aNNie


    The Journey is the Start

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  4. What an elegant creation! Beautiful work.

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  5. Truly lovely! So glad that you join the fun over Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Watercolor” Challenge!

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  6. Oh what a lovely card, and that super beaded tassel on it.
    Super colour choice.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  7. Hi Maarit, your card is gorgeous, beautiful background and love the tassled embellishment too, hugs Kate x

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  8. It's gorgeous Maarit, the pop of colour really makes it & the sentiment is oh so true. Hope you're enjoying your weekend xx

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  9. Ooh this is gorgeous Maarit… what a beautiful design… I love the stamped background and the way the sentiment matches the beautiful embellishment… absolutely stunning! :-))
    Well done on your new DT Position hun!
    Hope you have a lovely Sunday! and hope you enjoyed Downton... I can't wait for tonight's episode here in UK! :-))
    Big hugs
    Sue B xx

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  10. Big congrats on your new DT! Well deserved! I love the background you created - and that gorgeous, elegant embellie - wow! Looks fabulous!

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  11. Congrats!! What a wonderful card, and I love that fancy tassel!

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  12. Congrats on your DT gig Maarit!! That is such happy news! I love your CAS oriental style card and the verse is so true! Hugs, Brenda

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  13. Fabulous card, Maarit! Love that gorgeous tassel!
    Chris
    x

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  14. A fabulous card and congrats on your DT spot!
    Helen x

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  15. Congratulations on your new DT post, Maarit! What a lovely card, the purple background is gorgeous!

    love Mags B x

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  16. Many congrats Maarit and beautiful is your card x

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  17. What a gorgeous card and i love that charm..its perfect! Congrats on your new DT position!
    Thanks for joining in with us at Crafty Calendar this month for our Bingo Challenge!
    Hugs
    Lynne xx

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  18. so stunning maarit.gorgeous detailed charm and your background is gorgeous ;D

    xx coops xx

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  19. Congrats to you! Your card is just beautiful and I love your gorgeous tassel, a stunning addition to your card.

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  20. Congrats for the new DT gig :) Love ur gorgeous creation, the embellishment is such a fab touch to the simple design

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  21. Great card. Love the colours. Congrats on the DT position

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I love to read your comments :)

Warm hugs
Maarit