Monday, February 3, 2014

I Love You

Hello again, my crafty friends! I'm thrilled to share my Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog DT inspiration project for LTSCB #23 - Who Loves Ya, Baby! Our wonderful sponsors this time are A Day For Daisies and QKR Stampede! Come play with us! We want to see your projects with the word "Love" used somewhere on them! ;)

I used the adorable QKR Stampede "In Love" digi for my Valentine. I paper pieced the balloons and the little doll's clothing using light and medium shades of pink cardstock. This is another project that I feel real good about... I've decreased that UFO pile by one more piece! UFO stands for UnFinished Objects, by the way! I had created this card base with floral background and pink/red ribbon for a project a couple months ago and decided not to use it after all. So needless to say, I was ecstatic when I discovered it went perfectly with my Valentine idea. Yessss! ;)


What a darling little doll! I incorporated the light and medium shades of pink and the red from the ribbon into the rest of the card. I normally don't do pink and red together, but I like this. And of course I used the new Bow It All for that stunning hot pink double-loop bow!


Here's a peek at the inside - I kept it simple with a stamped Valentine sentiment.


I'm entering this sweet Valentine into the following challenges:


Recipe:
  • GKD Pure Luxury white cardstock; Colorbok light and medium pink cardstock; Marco's black cardstock
  • Black and white floral paper from the Papermania Capsule collection
  • QKR Stampede In Love digital image
  • Copics: E000/01, R81, Y17
  • Spellbinders Scalloped Long Rectangles and Scalloped Circles dies
  • Stamp Camp Simple Sentiments Set 1
  • Paisley ribbon; hot pink organza ribbon
  • Large white flat-back pearls

I hope you've found a little inspiration to play in our Love challenge! To get your mojo going, be sure to check out all the fun digital images that A Day For Daisies and QKR Stampede have to offer! Thanks so much for stopping by today - we'll see you next time! ;)
Hugs,
Leslie

38 comments:

  1. Great card! She is definately a cutie. I love the background and balloons. The more I see with the bow it all the more I want one-maybe someday.

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  2. oh this image is so so sweet!! adorable!!
    love the cheeks, the legs, buttons and the lace showing under her dress!!
    and what a great choice of papers and colors! the dark paper makes the pink and red stand out so well that it gives a very tender look to the project!
    and this bow.....it's a double bow, isn't it?! with this pearl, woaw, it's so beautiful, i could just eat it!

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  3. What a cute card love the image. Thank you for joining us at Crafting from the Heart. Tracy-DT

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  4. What a sweet card...that image is just darling and you've coloured her up beautifully.

    I love the bow/pearl and the contrast of the black/white/red.

    Very lovely creation.

    Thanks for joining us this week at One Stitch at a Time. Good luck.

    Lynn, OSAAT DT

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  5. Fabulous card Leslie thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
    Hugs Dianne xx DT

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  6. I love those papers and the image just makes me smile.
    Cheers Nic

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  7. What a pretty card! Love the bow, just fantastic! Thanks for playing at Crafting From The Heat, we hope to see you again soon!
    Tina - DT member @ Crafting From The Heart

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  8. Well your little gal is just the cutest ever. I love everything about this card!! Especially like the black and pink color pallet. Super, super sweet my dear!!

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  9. Leslie, this is just adorable! I love that little girl with the heart balloons!

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  10. This is lovely Leslie - I particularly like the dark background papers with the pink and red image plus ribbon. Just amazing.

    Thank you so much for joining us at the OSAAT challenge this week, lots of luck to you.

    Hugs Sue Pxxx DT member

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  11. what a lovely image and card thanks for sharing with lexi's creations challenge Rachel DT

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  12. Adorable!!!!!!!! Thanks so much for participating in our QKR STAMPEDE challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    ~DEANNE~
    A Little Bit O' Paper

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  13. Sweet card. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

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  14. It's adorable! Great job on the UFO, it was a perfect match. The dp looks great with this image. As always you did amazing job on your inspiration project :o)

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  15. AWE, Leslie, this is just adorable, what a cute image, I love the BP's and LO too, hun, thank you for playing along with us at Crafting from the Heart, best of luck xxx

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  16. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie "my cute valetine" challenge good luck cheers Sue N x

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  17. Lovely card, great image.
    Thank you for joining the Cutie Pies 'Cute Valentine' Challenge and good luck x Susan x

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  18. Thank you so much for sharing your work with the cutie pies.... This is adorable x

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  19. What an adorable and sweet image! Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Pile it On Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

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  20. Beautiful card; thanks for joining at The Crazy Challenge. Regards, Helen

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  21. Oh, I love your paper piecing of the cute doll and her balloons Leslie .... and I do have to smile at how we crafters keep absolutely everything for that 'useful one day' project. In this case though your unfinished project has proved perfect for this card. It's beautiful.

    Thank you for sharing this lovely card in our challenge this week. Ingrid xx ( OSAAT Team )

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  22. Gorgeous card Leslie...love your coloring of that adorable image (those heart cheeks are so cool!)
    xxx Margreet (GDT)

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  23. Pretty colors together. Really like the whole look of your card. Thanks for the guilt trip, i.e. the UFO stack. LOL. I need to plunge into that soon again.

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  24. Love your choice of papers, especially the paisley! Thanks for joining the One Stitch At A Time challenge, hope to see you again soon.

    Victoria DT

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  25. Way to go on the challenge, love the paper you used, and the bow/ribbon, nice touch. Awesome image, she is so super cute! Very cool! WTG!

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  26. Gorgeous! Love the papers and embellishments with that cheery image. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week. Best, CG

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  27. Lovely card - perfect for our challenge this week. Thank you for sharing and joining in with the fun at Sweet Stampin’ this week and good luck. Hugs Janine xx

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  28. Gorgeous bow.
    Thanks for playing at One Stitch At A Time.
    DT Nataliya

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  29. What an awesome card for our Valentine's/Love challenge at Sweet Stampin'! Thanks for joining us!

    Lori xoxoxo

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  30. Great card and very cute. Always good to finish off some previously started projects too!

    Thanks for taking part in Natalie and Amy's challenge this month - good luck!

    Emma x

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  31. What a sweet, sweet and full of cute card !! Thank you so much for joining us at Pile It On Challenges !!

    Mayra DTM
    Mayrasdesigns.blogspot.com

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  32. Such a sweet Valentine's card, the image is wonderful and the DPs just fab! Thank you for playing with us @ Ooh La La this fortnight :)

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  33. Very sweet card! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion! Hugsxx

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  34. This is so beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge!
    Good luck!!
    Zara

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  35. Gorgeous card, love the red and pink together. Thanks for sharing with us at Ooh La La. Michelle x

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  36. Super cute. Love the dp. Thanks for playing at Crafting from the heart. Good luck. Hope to see you next time

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  37. A very pretty card, love the image and those delicate colours. Very neat and lovely bow.

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