Saturday, 14 January 2012

spots, stripes and scallops!

For my card today I've made something combining a couple of challenges - this weeks CASual Friday which is scallops and MAWTT which is spots and stripes.  As Annabelle Stamps is sponsoring CASual Friday I an also entering this into their anything goes challenge for this week.

I started with a square kraft base and cut a scallop from a sheet of scrap card using a spellbinders edgeability and used it to create a mask.  I used mahogany and walnut stain DI to create the first two rows of scallops and then cut a final row of scallops form striped paper and finished it with a red spotted ribbon.  The sentiment is from Waltzingmouse and stamped with chocolate pearl.  The final element is a chipboard flower, covered with chocolate glitter with a red button centre. 

I'll be back later with this weeks' LIM entry - been busy today helping a friend prep her wedding invites - I've stamped 100 this morning!

Craftilicious x


  1. Fabulous Tara. Love your colours and that flower is gorgeous.
    Lynne xxx

  2. Super card! Lovely scallops and gorgeous colours!

    I'm impressed with the amount of stamping that you've done today - I hope we get to see the wedding cards too!

  3. Tara, this is so lovely, gorgeous scallops!

  4. Just beautiful Tara, love all those scallops and the sentiment is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at AnnaBelle Stamps!!

  5. Fab card, love the scallops!

    Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  6. Clever idea to ink two of the scallop rows Tara and love the ssparkly flower too :)
    Jenny x

  7. Great card .......... glad you could join in with us at AnnaBelle Stamps this week.
    Good luck with both the challenges!

  8. Very pretty!
    Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Friday!

  9. Beautiful card, love the scallops!
    TFS with us this week :)

  10. Many thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week with our Spots and Stripes and good luck with the challenge. I'm sorry I'm not too well and this comment has been copied and pasted, but I wanted to make sure I visited every blog that entered.
    I some blogaversary candies on offer on my blog if your interested.
    Hugs Laurie x

  11. Love the colors and that sparkly flower :) Great job with the scallop challenge! Thanks for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  12. Very cool! I love the sponged scallops. So glad you joined us for CAS-ual Fridays!

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