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Today I took some time to play with the Simon says stamp october 2015 card kit and I made this card. I used one of the pattern papers from the kit. Gold embossed the heart, die cut the hello die and stamped the other part of the sentiment on white cardstock. Used foam tape to adhere the heart and the hello die. 
I am entering this card Simon says stamp wednesday challenge - anything goes

Colour Me #91

We have two colour swatches this week at Colour Me. You can choose either of them. I have chosen blushing bride, mint macron and sahara sand.
Here is my card for inspiration I used Hero arts bubble gum, mint julep and soft granite shadow inks. And a piece of vellum to mute the colors a little. 
Go check out the Colour Me blog for more inspiration from our DT members.
Here are the colour swatches


I made this last minute card for ColourQ 309. I used Clearly besotted eastern delights stamp set and inks I used are simon says stamp sunshine and orange peel also hero arts soft granite and charcoal.
Happy crafting!!

September pinsight challenge

I took some time today to play along with Essentials by Ellen stamp Mondo Magnolia stamp set.  I made this card for September pinsight challenge.
White embossed the magnolia on watercolor paper and used gansai tambi watercolours for coloring. I used gold and orange from the September pinsight challenge pic
Happy crafting!!

Shine brightly

Hello Everyone, Today I am over at A Blog Named Hero with two christmas cards using Hero Arts and Pretty Pink Posh products.

For my first card I stamped the star border from the Hero Arts Sparkle border stamp set. Colored with memento markers. Also die cut the tag using the Pretty ink posh stitched tags. To added a little shine and sparkle I gold embossed the sentiment, added a few Pretty pink posh classic christmas sequins and golden thread. 
For my second card I gold embossed christmas ornament from the same stamp set as above. Coloured with gansai tambi watercolours. Also again I die cut the oval tag and gold embossed the sentiment. Added a few gold star sequins and golden thread.
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Happy crafting!!

ATCAS - Dream

Here is a new challenge at Addicted to CAS - Dream. Ksenija Rizova is the host for this challenge. I loved the code word Ksenija. Here is my card for inspiration. I die cut  the speech bubbles in colored cardstock and white embossed the sentiment "believe in your dreams"
Waiting to see your creations at ATCAS - dream challenge.

Colour Me - #90

Here is new colour swatch at Colour Me!!
Here is how I used the colours on my card
Also I am linking this card to Simon Says Stamp wednesday challenge - no designer paper

MFT card design superstar - take three

Here is my third take on the Card design superstar contest
I inked the white cardstock with simon says stamp violet blue ink. Used MFT corner dies to die cut the images . I love these dies. Glued the dies and heat embossed the sentiment. Added a few sparkling clear sequins to complete my card. 

Happy crafting!!

MFT card design superstar take two

I have my second take for Card design superstar contest.
I created a background by stamping the image from MFT paradise birds stamp set in hero arts soft granite ink and a small flower from the MFT blissful blooms. Later die cut the bird and did watercoloring using gansai tambi watercolours. Popped the sentiment on foam tape. 

Happy crafting!!

MFT card design superstar contest

Hello Everyone,  I made a couple of cards to share for the card design superstar contest at MFT blog.
I took a black cardstock for my background. Die cut the LJD scribble roses overlay on white, red, yellow and orange cardstock. Layered the colored roses with the white ones. and arranged them and glues them. White embossed the sentiment which is from MFT pretty poppies stamp set.

Here is my second card which I shared already in the linking but shared the flickr link I created the background by stamping the word gorgeous from the stamp set Fabulous sayings. Die cut the flowers on pattern paper and stamped with black ink. Used MFT sweet roses stamp set. Added a few sequins to complete my card.  Happy crafting!!

geometric pattern

Today is last day to link cards to Virgina's view challenge #18. I made my card using the Winnie and Walter Precious stamp set. I used one of the hexagonal pattern stamp from the set and stamped it repeatedly to create the background. 
For sentiment I first inked the birthday diecut using hero arts pale tomato and wplus9 falling star ink but the colors on the sentiment got lost in the background so later decided to die with red cardstock. And finally I ended up using both the diecuts as you see in the card. I slightly offset the red diecut so that the inked colours peek out.Also popped the wishes word on foam tape. 

Happy crafting and have a great weekend!!

ICR designer auditions!!

Hello All…. ICR is back into working & the parent team needs few new designers to help the runway…

Hence ICR is announcing its ICRD Audition 2015….. J We are all excited to check out what comes up in mail for the same… We would love to have few talented designers onboard with us…
For details on the Audition, rush to ICR DESIGNER AUDITIONS  in the ICR CHALLENGES GROUP!!!


I love my new stamp from Heartfelt creations, its peacock paisley cling stamp. I stamped the image with black archival ink on watercolor paper. Used gansai tambi watercolors for coloring.
I am entering this card for Addicted to stamps challenge - Make your mark.

Colour Me #89

Happy wednesday!! Time for a new challenge at Colour Me and the colours are garden green, island indigo, pacific point and neutral. Here is my cards for inspiration.  Creates simple watercolored background. Diecut the flower doodle from wplus9 and stamped the sentiment in black ink. Added sequins to complete my card.
Hope to see your creations using this colour platter. For more inspirations hop over to Colour Me blog.

Guest designer at CASology

Today I am guest designing at CASology. This week's cue word is "UMBRELLA" and here is my card. I used the tiny little flowers from the MFT blissful blooms stamp set.  Stamped the images in memento black ink and colored with copic markers. 
First I outlined the shape of a umbrella which is a half circle image and stamped the flower images within. Added white dots at the center of all the flowers. 
"Small images are perfect for a CAS card"
Here is the cue word

Pinterest inspired

Here is my new card for Pinterest inspired challenge. I used Winnie and Walter triangled creative screenings, Hero arts bubble gum and pale tomato inks for the background. Before die cutting the birthday sentiment inked the paper with Hero arts mint juleep and tide pool inks. Added a few Pretty pink posh sequins.

I am inspired by the the triangles and the colours from the inspiration pic. 

Happy crafting!!

ATCAS - Leaves

Its saturday and a new challenge is live on Addicted to CAS. Doni is our host for this challenge, Thank you Doni for the new codeword "Leaves" Here is my card for inspiration.

Check out other DT members creations and get inspired. Hope to see your creations in the linky tool. Happy crafting!!

Sparkle and shine

I made this card for Sparkle and shine challenge #13. I just loved the neutrals - black, kraft and white from the inspiration pic and also the black white stripes. 
For my card I cut the stripes of pattern paper which had denim cloth print and stuck it horizontally on the card base. White embossed the flowers on kraft cardstock and used foam tape stick them. Added a few pretty pink posh's sparkling clear and fresh mint sequins(colour inspired from the twine).  Stamped the sentiment in black ink. Here is the inspiration pic
After making the card I realized that we need to make only tags? or we can use inspiration pic. Anyway I am linking my card hope it qualifies challenge rules :)

Happy fall

Hi Everyone, this month the first challenge at A blog named hero is "Happy"  And our collaborating partner this month is Pretty pink posh
Here is my card for inspiration. Randomly stamped the leaves and die cut the top layer with Pretty pink posh border die and mounted with foam tape. Stamped the sentiment in black ink. Go get creative and enter via linky tool for your chance to win a

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Happy crafting!!!

Runway inspired 91

Hi, I have a new card to share which I made for the Runway inspired challenge #91 I used Neat & tangled tiny triangles die. Die cut it with a blue and green cardstock.  Arranged the tiny triangles with the help of other large piece we get after diecutting. Also die cut the sentiment and added glossy accents over it. Kept a lot of white space as in the inspiration pic.  Also I followed the current Freshly made sketch #203 

Here is the sketch

Happy crafting!!

mint and gold

For my today's card I used CAS(E) this sketch #139. I used DCWV glitter paper for diecutting the tiny triangles using the Neat & Tangled tiny triangles die. Also die the birthday word from mama elephant scripty birthday die. 

Also I am entering this card for Neat and Tangled challenge 60 - mint and gold. Happy crafting!!