Thursday, April 26, 2012

Monochrome & Ribbon

 Supplies: American Crafts Crimson Red cardstock, Red & 
White polka dot washi tape - Simon Says Stamp Kit of the Month 
May, Staz on black ink, Sentiment - You can do anything stamp set - 
Simon Says Stamp, Stars - Cuttlebug embossing folder, pop dots, 
red gem - Eastern Treasures and ribbon - from my stash.

This week's challenge on Paperplay this week is to create a monochromatic card/LO/Project and to incorporate ribbon into your creation.

We are very kindly sponsored by The Ribbon Girl this week.  I briefly met The Ribbon Girls (Mary and Andrea) at the NEC in Birmingham recently - wish I had time for a cuppa and a chat!  Next time!!!

I used ribbon from my stash but there is similar ribbon available from our sponsor right here.  I love this saddle stitched red ribbon.  I decided to keep my monochrome card very simple with texture being the feature.  I used my Big Shot and an embossing folder on some scrap cardstock and stamped the sentiment directly to the washi tape before adhering to the embossed cardstock.

Challenges
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Ribbon or twine
Fab and Funky - No DP


Thanks for peeking - I hope you have a wonderful day.  Don't forget to check out my teamies creations here.

11 comments:

Simone Naoum said...

Such a striking card Dee! I love the embossing and that ribbon is so pretty :)

Dawn said...

a superb card Deirdre. Nice to see a monochromatic card is such a bright vibrant colour.

Barb said...

Wonderful card, Deirdre! Love the texture and the fun ribbon!

Kara Lynne said...

So striking with the bold texture and ribbon, great card!

Elizabeth Allan said...

Love the "impression" the embossing gives to this design :0)

emilysnan said...

hiya Deirdre , another beautiful card , love the embossing too x tfs
xmaggiex

Céline said...

Hi Deirdre,
i loooove your card ! red is my fav color so i'm in love :)
hugs
céline

Pat said...

Super card, great embossing and lovely ribbon. Thanks for joining our challenge at Fab'n'Funky.

Pat xx

Yvette said...

Beautiful! Great embossing!

alexandra s.m. said...

so striking and beautiful!
TFS~

Maria Therese said...

Beautiful CAS card! Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Bunny Zoe crafts ♥

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