Sunday, January 1, 2017

Hippie Birthday

Hi everyone! Happy New Year! Let's ring in the new year in style, lol! The Love To Craft Challenge Blog is launching a new challenge this morning and I'm stoked to share my DT inspiration project for LTCCB #6 - January Anything Goes! I was commissioned by a co-worker to create a card for her hippie friend who loves music, flowers and colors, and this is what I came up with... a tie dyed, wild and funky easel card! I think this is a great way to start the new year! :D


These next few pics show all the fun elements I used, starting with the denim background paper. I have to admit my favorite one is the white denim pocket! Can't you just imagine wearing the white hip-hugger pants?! LOL


The inside/easel bottom features a stenciled tie dye pattern created with several colors of distress ink. And how about that peace sign charm. I'm really loving how this turned out! My co-worker's friend loved it too! :D


Happy to enter this very colorful (lol) easel card into the following challenges:

Recipe:
  • Cardstock/Paper: Paper Accents 120# Kraft cardstock, GKD Navy and Sweet Corn cardstock; Marco's White Antique Linen cardstock; scraps of pink and teal cardstock; scraps of GKD Tomato Soup, Fresh Asparagus and Red Hot cardstock; scrap of denim paper
  • Stamps: GKD So Groovy and Special Delivery stamp sets
  • Ink: Ranger Barn Door, Mustard Seed, Salty Ocean, Mowed Lawn and Picked Raspberry distress ink; Memento Espresso Truffle ink; Versamark
  • Dies/Punches: Spellbinders Pockets and Swirls dies, Memory Box Stitched Circle Layers die
  • Accessories: Crafter's Workshop Mini Tie Dyed stencil, GKD Fresh Asparagus ribbon, silver thread, flat-back pearls, ticket ephemera, guitar paperclip, green Wink of Stella pen, Pico irResistible Embellisher Wedding Dress, Hero Arts White embossing powder, peace sign charm, Darice Dream  Sequins, YNS Glittered Gumdrops

I hope you've enjoyed this project and will come play with us this month! Remember, we are an all-crafts challenge blog and we want to see whatever you are working on! Thanks so much for stopping by today - we'll see you again soon! ;)
Scrappy hugs,
Leslie

11 comments:

  1. Also a beautiful card, and thanks for joining in the Vilda Stamps challenge blog.
    Hugs Astrid (DT)

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  2. Fantastic card! Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Crafty Gals Corner Challenges this week. Be sure to join us next week too!
    Blessings,
    CGC DT
    Scrapbookingmamaw {My Blog}
    Crafty Gals Corner Challenges

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  3. This is such an Adorable card! Thank you for joining our Challenge over on the Vilda Stamps Challenge Blog! DT Mindy

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  4. This is fabulous, Leslie. I love all the details and the incredible bow! Thanks so much for joining us at Crafts Galore Encore for our January challenge. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

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  5. Rockin layout, colors, sentiment and creativity! Love it. Happy 2017! We are excited you played with us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Anything Goes Challenge.

    Tamie DT

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  6. What a super sweet project you have for us today, so well thought out and put together a fabulous Creation Beautiful in every way, we are so lucky you have entered our VILDA STAMPS challenge blog
    so beautiful to look at good luck hugs Tracy x

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  7. What a fun blast from the past card Leslie!
    Thanks for sharing your card with us at Your Scrapbook Place Challenge
    Shell ~ DT*

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  8. an other beautiful project you made. Thanks for joining in Vilda STAMP challenge blog. Hugs Ute (DT)

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  9. What a fabulous creation Leslie!
    Hugs
    Ann

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  10. Hi Leslie, great card love all those different textures, colours, fun design.

    Pen x

    http://groovyquail.blogspot.co.uk/

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  11. Fabulous hippie card! I love when your hippie side come out, it's a wonderful birthday card!

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