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CSS Alumni Blog Hop Feb 26/13 - Some of my Favorite Things

Hi Everyone!

Welcome to our CSS Alumni Favorite Things Blog Hop!  Remember this song from "The Sound of Music"? I remember watching the movie a few times when I was a kid.

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens

Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens

Brown paper packages tied up with strings

These are a few of my favorite things 

Our challenge was to create a card or project showcasing one or more of our favorite things using GKD stamp sets released between Aug/12 and Jan/13.  Easy peasy!  I have two cards for you today.  Some of my favorite things include love, lady bugs, flowers, ribbon.... 

Stamps are from Beth Silaika's awesome set "Lovely Lady Bug".  Card stock and ink is GKD PL 'Cherry Red'. This is an all-occasion set; but I decided to use the stamps with hearts to make a Valentine's card.

Stamps are from Melanie's gorgeous sets "Stately Flowers 6" and "Beyond Baskets". Card stock is GKD PL 'Bubblegum Pink'. I changed my flowers at the last minute and the right border has too much yellow in it to match. Sorry about that - teach me not to leave things until the last minute.

Well, that's it for me today! If you miss any of the stops, you can go back to the StampTV forum here.  Next up is the fabulously talented Brenda Turner : )

 

 

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Tags: beth, beyondbaskets, gkd, lovelyladybug, melanie, statelyflowers6

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Comment by Lagene Sands on March 1, 2013 at 3:32pm

Cute ladybugs & gorgeous pink creation!

Comment by Cat, GKD DT/Moderator on February 28, 2013 at 8:18am

Love your creations! 

Comment by Rosy Newlun on February 28, 2013 at 1:44am

Gloriously pretty cards! Love the off center layers and image on first card, and that RIBBON in second card floors me!

Comment by Tera Fujan (aka Stamp Queen) on February 27, 2013 at 10:23pm

Both cards are beautiful - the Valentine is very sweet and I love how you colored the flowers in the second one!!

Comment by geri on February 27, 2013 at 9:07pm

Betty, both of your cards are stunning!! love the bold colors.

Comment by Gayle Chrvala on February 27, 2013 at 8:31pm

Wonderful cards, Betty, beautiful colors and lace.

Comment by Linda Stone on February 27, 2013 at 6:58pm

Wow...very pretty! Love both cards Betty.

Comment by Verna Angerhofer on February 27, 2013 at 10:16am

Beautiful cards. I am liking your favorite things very much.

Comment by Melanie, GKD Illustrator/DT on February 27, 2013 at 8:52am

wow, so different!! the second is as beautiful as the first is ADORABLE!! love that layout, too!

Comment by Jan Ewell on February 27, 2013 at 8:46am

Very nice

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