Wednesday, December 30, 2009

snail mail...

I made this card to play over at SCS...the FS151 is Jacksonbelle's own Stephanie!!!!

Are you curious as to what card I picked as my inspiration?

I took her oh-so-gorgeous Core'dinations Whitewash Bloom card and made it clean, crisp and fun:) I used her overall design but changed up the paper and embellies. I used Basic Grey Sugar Rush and a sweet Basic Grey Woolie:) I kept the sentiment {my little shoebox stickers} in the same location and opt'd for a ZVA bling {for the snail trail...LOL} instead of Stephanie's debossed vines. I stitched the Sugar Rush panel with white thread to coordinate with the stitching on the woolie.

Two totally different styles...LOL...gorgeous vs. cute...sorry Stephanie, I'm a smidge rusty...trying to jump back into the SCS swing of things:)

Well, today is the almost the end of the month...in my Finance/Accounting world that means month/year end chaos...whew....

Remember to come on back tomorrow...it is my day over on the 365 Cards blog:)


31 comments:

  1. Adorable card! And I love your quote of the week!

    Hugs,
    Vanessa

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  2. That SNAIL is sooooooo stinkin' CA-UUUUTE! I love it! Gorgeous colors and stitching ~ Fabulous!

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  3. This is really really cute Amy! :) :)

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  4. Fab card! it is so so adorable, clean & simple, and yet gorgeous!
    I love this snail, so cute.
    and the color combo of green & pink is great, and one of my favs.
    great.
    Happy New Year!

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  5. Amy, Oh so cute. I picked up a couple pieces of the sugar rush yesterday as well as origins.

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  6. Adorable as always. Love the colors and all that bling!

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  7. Love your felt snail Amy and the fun bling trail!

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  8. Oh Amy way cute. And I got a very cute cute card in the mail! I LOVE IT! My husband thought I was crazy because I kept going on about it! THANK YOU!

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  9. Wow, you're snail is really crusin! LOVE the rhinestone 'tail'. Makes him look super speedy!

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  10. Oh, I LOVE it! The snail is too cute! :)

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  11. Ca-ute little snail, Amy! I keep meaning to use him on a belated birthday card...

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  12. Your snail is adorable and I like the embellishments that you use to make the snail.

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  13. I adore this card ... thanks so much for joining me on my special day.

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  14. This card is so cute! I didn't know about 365. I'll be playing along tomorrow! :) Thanks for your note on my blog. It'll be great if you play along with heart the arts!

    Gina

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  15. Now that snail is just too cute for words! Out of curiosity, what do you do with all your lovely cards? Sell them?

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  16. love the beautiful green background and the pretty simple design! awesome card!

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  17. So cute! I love the gemstone snail trail!

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  18. WOW!! This is super adorable card!! Love the color and everything on it!!! Way to go sista!!

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  19. hi amy, what an adorable card....love the rhinestones...

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  20. what a darling card! love that snail!

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  21. omg--i had totally forgotten that card of stef's and it is AWESOME! as is your "tribute" card...so funny...they could not POSSIBLY be more different and yet i can very much see the influence in your adorable snail mail...and i love them both! ♥

    ps: end of month...end of quarter...end of year...OY VEY i remember that!!! good luck, missus!

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Cheers,
~amy~