Stampin' Up Everything Eleanor and Flower Shop card



Hi today's card is a combination of two of my very favorite stamp sets. The Flower shop stamp and Everything Eleanor stamp set. The Flower Shop stamp set is so versatile, you can make everyday cards, Wedding, Sympathy, or Birthday cards because the flowers vary so much. Once you stamp the flower image, the matching Pansy Punch makes it a breeze to punch out and create cards, tags or scrapbook pages. The Everything Eleanor stamp has a cute, swirly, fun stamp  that I just LOVE!!  So I combined these two sets, to make this card for two different challenges!   I guess it's a "Two-for Friday!" The challenges are a sketch design by Freshly Made Sketches (125) and a color combo by Create with Connie and Mary (CCMC292)













Does that look like a pretty good challenge?  So here's what I came up with.





What do you think? I like Summer Starfruit in small doses, like here it added a little pop of color that really needed.



Since I LOVE the swirly stamp from Everything Eleanor, I stamped it on the inside too. I think it just helps continue the theme to the inside. :)




On the inside of the  flowers, I layer Summer Starfruit, using the  small circles on the Cupcake Punch. I also added the Rhinestones to give it a little bling!! 

I think it turned out pretty cute. 



After thoughts:
I think the colors  (the Summer Starfruit) on this card could easily be changed up and it would still make a pretty card. I think this  color combination is subtle and reminds me of early spring.  (one can only hope that we are gonna see spring soon)  What do you think?



Items Used:
Stamps:  Everything Eleanor, Flower Shop,  Regarding Dahlia's
Paper:  2012-2014 In-Color Designer Series Paper, Basic Black cardstock, Sunner Starfruit cardstock, Whisper White cardstock
Accessories: Cupcake Punch, Pansy Punch, Rhinestones, Summer Starfruit Stitched Ribbon, Black Stazon Ink




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Have a great day!!


Janet Holmes


7 comments:

  1. This is fantastic! I love the flowers stamped in black on the white card stock! Very fresh and clean! Love the swirls, too! Thanks for playing the challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

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  2. I love all the beautiful white space on your card! You've used these colors so well and great job combining challenges! Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  3. I too love these stamp sets and you've combined them beautifully! Love how you've used the challenge colors with the large white spaces.. just beautiful! Thanks for joining us this week at Create with Connie and Mary!

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  4. Beautiful! I love how clean and simple this is, yet so elegant! Great job with the Create with Connie and Mary color challenge this week!

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  5. WOW!!! Your card is absolutely GORGEOUS!!! Love the clean look of this yet it is so elegant! Thanks for playing along this week in the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge!

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  6. The Summer Starfruit adds a soft and lovely frame around the flowers - nice job! Thanks for joining us in the color challenge this week at Create with Connie and Mary

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  7. Wonderful! Love the touch of "Eleanor" behind the flowers! Great job! Thanks for playing along with the color challenge this week on Create with Connie and Mary!

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