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Friday, February 10, 2012

Heart U

Hi ya friends,
What a busy week this has been, but I'm looking forward to some crafty time this weekend to work on my Valentine's Day goodies. I sooooo need some lovely crafternoons!
Today I have a card I just had to make to decompress from a particularly icky day at school :(
Here's my card:
As soon as I saw this week's Mojo Monday sketch, I knew I needed to make a pocket front card. The papers are from the Yours Truly collection by Echo Park- luv it! The bingo card was made with the Anyday Bingo & Crossword stamp set from My Creative Time. There's a heart ribbon slide with white ribbon in the center of the bow & then added a few pins to finish it off. I felt like the bottom pocket front looked a bit bare, so I added a blingy flourish.
Here's a peek at the card without the pocket inserts:

Here's the Mojo sketch:

I will lovingly be participating in the following challenges:
Delightful Challenges: Love
DYSU Challenge: Love
Paper Play Challenges: Love Letters
Divas by Design: Love is in the Air
Papertake Weekly: Anything goes...with a Love theme
Tip Top Tuesday: Valentines (TIP: I trim the sharp points of stick pins with a heavy-duty wire cutter. That way, the recipient doesn't accidently poke her/himself while admiring your crafty creation. :)
Mojo Monday: Sketch 227

Ahhh, what would I do without the joys of paper crafting to calm my nerves??? Here I come 3 day weekend!!!
Thanks for peeking :)

16 comments:

  1. This is beyond goreous! Love the color combo and the different elements you combined!

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  2. Fab creation, love the papers & embellishments!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges & Divas this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  3. Stunning card love the embellishment and layout, thank you for joining us this week at delightful challenges good luck.
    Hugs Rachael xx

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  4. This is out of this world gorgeous! Brought a smile to my face for sure. Just lovely and your tip....superb! Certainly would hate to maim someone your sending a card too. :)


    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!
    Remember you can enter up to 3 projects and 3 tips and don't forget our new Caught Our Eye winner post!
    Hugs to you,
    Lisa xx

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  5. This is just stunning! I love it - it's so stylish! The colours are fabulous and I love the embellishments. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  6. Beautiful card, Karli - I love the crisp red/black/white colour scheme and it's a great interpretation of the sketch.

    Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay this week.

    Julie :o)

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  7. Fab card. I love the bingo card. Thank you for joining us at Divas by Design this week.
    Sarah-Jane xx

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  8. Pretty! Love the bingo card and that is my fave Valentine paper this year. Do I spy some sewing???!!!! Such a great creation. Sorry you had a bad day at school.

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  9. This is so beautiful. Love the red/black/white combo and your design is fabulous. Thanks for sharing in the Divas challenge this week.

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  10. Sorry you had an icky day. Would never know it by the outcome of this fabulous card. Love the papers and pocket inserts.

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  11. Love black and red cards as they are so eye-catching. Just love this pocket card Karli! So sorry you had a bad day at school. Enjoy the weekend and do something fun for yourself.

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  12. Gorgeous card, love the colours - Thank you for joining in with this weeks challenge at Papertake Weekly, Mary G x

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  13. Fabulous card, really gorgeous! Oh and I think your tip is right to the point, thehehee OUCH!
    I sometimes glue a few beads on the end too! thanks for sharing a great card and tip,

    Thanks for joining in with us at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge this time, Hope you can come play again soon, hugs Samantha :0)

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  14. Great pocket card! I love the little details, and great tip on snipping the ends off those pins. Thanks for joining the Valentine's Challenge at Top Tip Tuesday.

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