Saturday, 9 November 2013

Project 117: Some coworker KennyK birthdays



The headline photo is for my friend Jo, using Fashionista by Kenny K. This stamp is just so her - it looks like her and when I saw the color inspiration at Color Throwdown it was perfect for her as she's definitely a natural/neutral kind of lady. She also regularly commissions Kenny K cards from me so I wanted to make sure she had something that was bespoke for her.



 The KennyK blog challenge was doing a Pearls and Pumps challenge and I thought I would combine it with a Moving along with the times challenge of Pearls and Swirls.

I embossed the natural brown card with a swirly bird pattern and colored Fashionista to match the color throwdown challenge. I am almost certain she has this outfit. I looked back at Claire's blog and saw that she had used a similar color scheme for Fashionista a few weeks ago. Great minds...!

I added some green-ish glitter glue to the swirls of the embossed card to make it pop out, added the pearls to match the challenges and then added a little knot to the striped ribbon. I love that ribbon and was "saving it for best" which is crazy. Gotta use stuff like that!

Finally Loves Rubber Stamping challenge was having an anything goes challenge so I had to enter it there as well! Overall, I'm very pleased!

Quick note:  I'm moving very soon so I expect fewer posts for the next few weeks!




8 comments:

  1. Ha ha - great minds think alike right! I love your card, great use of fashionista. I have spent today using 'for best' stuff...crazy. Cx

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  2. What a cute image and you have used the CTD colors beautifully!!!! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown Challenge!!!!

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  3. Super cute! I love how you have used these colors and the great design. You rocked the pearls and pumps challenge. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

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  4. Love this cute card - great use of that little lady! - thank you for playing along at MAWTT this week hugs Judith x

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  5. Fantastic color scheme and image. Thank You so much for joining us this week and sharing your fabulous project with us. Good Luck and Tons of Hugs, Dangina

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  6. Great card love the colors
    Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps for our anything goes challenge.

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  7. Too cute! I'm so happy you could join us at the Color Throwdown!

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  8. Wonderful card. I am sure your friend will love it! Thank you for joining the Krafty Krew this challenge and good luck with the move!
    Danielle:)

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