Sunday, 16 June 2013

Happy Day FMS 90

I've had some time to play with new products again, and I decided to use this weeks sketch at Freshly Made Sketches again. I keep a file of these sketches too, just in case my inspiration runs dry!
I have also entered CAS on Sunday challenge 10, which is "Black, white plus one." My plus one is Smoky Slate.

I have used Basic Black card, and the new light grey colour, Smoky Slate. It is such a gentle shade of grey, I can see  me using it lots.
I put ink to my new set, Happy Day and layered up the medallion stamp with some black scallop circles between and topped it off with a Basic Jewel Rhinestone. The Happy Day greeting is one of four bold greetings in the set, I think this one is perfect for a wedding or birthday card.

The others are sweet, sweet moments, hello there and smile, all written lower case. It looks very effective, I think.

 I've notched the end out of a piece of the two-tone grey ribbon, used a button from the retiring neutrals in grey and topped it off with the large rhinestone that are sold in a separate pack of 40.

Happy Day available 2 July 2013

Hope your day is a happy one too
Rachel

6 comments:

  1. Great combination of the challenges. The monotone colors are really unique. Thanks for sharing with us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

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  2. This is beautiful, Rachel - the first thought that came to mind was "classically elegant", but Linda had that covered in her comment!

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  3. Such an elegant card! Thanks for playing with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  4. I was just about to say the same as Allisa above and am going to. Such an elegant card.

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  5. Very elegant card. Thank you for joining us at CAS on Sunday. Luv, Wilma

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It is lovely to receive your positive feedback. Thank you for taking the time to comment. Rachel