Friday, May 6, 2011

Sew sweet

I have just had an unexpected overnight visit from a dear friend. We have not been able to get together much in the last few years so it was a VERY pleasant surprise. She made a lot of the curtains and pillows in my house so thought this would be an appropriate card for her. Kristal at Getting Cricky has a Sunday challenge to use a sewing theme so this fit right in with that.

I used MTC and Edwardian script to draw the sentiment
The sewing cuts are from a free clipart download from sherykdesigns
The punch is Martha Stewart


Hop on over to Kristal's blog and have some fun.

Thank you so much for taking a moment to visit my blog. I hope in some small way I can inspire someone.
Live the life you've imagined.
With hugs, Brenda

6 comments:

  1. Love it, that's where I got my files also. She's got some fun stuff over there
    I like the way you added the lacey ruffle to the card
    Great job
    Thanks for playing along on our Simply Sunday Challenge at Getting Cricky
    Hugs
    Brenda
    Http://createbyburffrau.blogspot.com

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  2. Cute Card, I love everything about it. Good Luck!
    Thank you for playing our Simply Sunday Challenge at Getting Cricky.
    Hugs,
    Kathy - Getting Cricky DTM
    http://the3esblog.blogspot.com

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  3. This is such a wonderful card! The clipart is fantastic! How lovely that your friend was able to drop in and visit with you. Your card is just perfect for a sewer!! I'm sure she was delighted with it!
    Thanks so much for participating in the Getting Cricky "Sew Fabulous" challenge!
    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper
    Guest Designer for Getting Cricky

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  4. Love the cuts and the lace is too cute. Your friend will love it.

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  5. I love this card Bren--my favorite part is that eyelet trim--that is such a creative touch!Did you wrap those spools with thread yourself? how darn cute is that? I love it.
    thank you so much for playing along in my challenge at gettig cricky!

    big cricky hugs,
    kristal of getting cricky!

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