Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Best Wishes Duo Challenge

Hi Everyone!

For today's card I decided to combine two challenges once again. It's been quite a while since I've been able to do a MMSC challenge. The sketch looked fairly safe and simple, so I decided to give it a whirl. The card also meets the SCS color challenge today to use Sahara Sand, Crushed Curry and Real Red. Never thought that I'd use Curry as much as I have the last couple of days! Anyhow, this is what I came up with. It's fairly simple, although I did have a difficult time trying to decide on the stamp I wanted to use in the middle. In the end, I chose to use the "Best Wishes" stamp from SU's Oval All set. The two squares in the middle are from the Curly Labels 1 Nestabilities set. One cut out in Sahara Sand and then the next layer cut out in Real Red. The pattern on the Sahara Sand piece is from Martha Stewart. The card base is actually Sahara Sand, though it's hard to tell by the picture.
That's it for me, I hope you like it. I'm going to try to post again tomorrow; but not sure if I'm going to be able to. If not, have a Merry Christmas and I'll be back for sure on Monday.


Phyllis said...

Lovely card!! That polka dot ribbon is great!! The MMDesign Team thanks you for playing in our challenge this week. Merry Christmas to you and your loved ones!!

Phyllis MMDesign Team

Michelle Forrest said...

Very pretty card!

Merry Christmas to you and yours!

Priscilla said...

Hi Dori..Your card is wonderful. So bright and cheery. Thank you for giving the MM Sketch a whirl this week. I know it is a busy time of year, but we are thrilled you joined us. Good new in the coming year. We have plans to simplify the MM Blog. I hope you will find the blog and sketches much easier to follow :) Take care and Merry Christmas to you and your family.
MMSC Hostess

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Dori - we are so glad you played along with the MMSC this week - you card is great! Love the colours you used as well...especiall with that gorgeous ribbon! Love the image too - great card - Thanks for playing along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week !! Happy, happy Christmas!!! See you next week!?!? {{{hugs}}}

Carol Hurlock said...

Dori this is a fun card with the colors and polka-dots. I love the background embossing and your stamping. Just as sweet as can be. Thanks for playing along with us at Midnight Madness this week. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and your family!


cabio's craft corner said...

Lovely bright & cheerful colors. Cute texture and take on of the sketch. Thanks for joining us at MMSC and hope to see you again for the next ones :o)
MMSC Guest Designer