Friday, January 10, 2014

Soft and Shabby chic !

Hi Friends,
Looks like this new year, I am on a roll :)  This is my 3rd post in this week, which is quiet an record for me :) This time the card I am sharing is inspired by the oh so 'Gorgeous picture' at the Shabby Tea Room and the sketch from Mojo Monday. So, here's a look at my card :                                                                    
                                                              
And, a close-up of the flowers :                                                        
I have followed the inspiration picture for the colors and the roses on my card. And, the bird-cage has been fussy-cut from a beautiful Pink Paislee pattern paper and popped on my card-base using foam dots! The flowers and the small rose-buds are all handmade, I have used gesso on the pattern paper to lighten the colors and give the shabby chic feel.

Supplies used :-
Base Cardstock - Campap.
Pattern Papers -Pink Paislee and Graphic 45 - ( RAK from Piali ).
Dies : Spellbinder's Rose Creation's Die, Spellbinder's Leaf Foliage dies, Cheery Lynn Anastasia Border, Simon Says Stamp Feather die-cuts, Provocraft/Cuttlebug Small Tags - ( RAK from Neha ).
Stamps - Inspired by Stamping Creative Tags set.
Inks :
Distress Inks -Spun Sugar, Victorian Velvet, Shabby Shutters and Peeled Paint.
Distress Stain - Mowed Lawn.
Versafine Onyx Black ink pad.
Martha Stewart 3 in 1 Butterfly Punch cut-outs, Seam-Binding Ribbon, Pearls.

                                                           
                                                                    

Challenges Entered :
The Shabby Tea Room -Photo Inspiration. ( Made it to Top 3 )
Mojo Monday -Sketch
Really Reasonable Ribbon -Pink and Ribbon.
Inspired by Stamping Customer Gallery - Used Creative Tags set for the sentiment.

Hope you all like my card. Please do leave me your comments/ suggestions. Would love to hear from you!
Have a nice day everyone!

30 comments:

  1. Its Absolutely Gorgeous Hussena !! As if am seeing the inspiration pic in card form..The roses ,layering everything is Beautiful !

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  2. Just stunning. Those roses are wonderful.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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  3. Wow, this is stunning!! What a gorgeous card!! The flowers are amazing and the papers are beautiful!! I love everything about this!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  4. So beautiful Hussena. I'm a novie at shabby chic styles and I'm in awe of your creations. )

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  5. Wow! This is so very pretty! :)

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  6. Gorgeous. . love the layers and blooms..

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  7. WOW what perfect color coordination...and your flowers are simply fabulous!!

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  8. This is Gorgeous Hussena.. Beautiful take on the inspiration pic.. :)

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  9. What a beautiful card...terrific flowers.

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  10. Wonderful...amazing...beautiful...gorgeous...all words r perfect for this card hussena.

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  11. All elements complementing each other so well...Oh so Lovely is your roses...Soft, delicate and of course i can feel suppleness....Superb, Hussena :)

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  12. A beautiful and soft card! Makes me think of the lovely summer days and I can almost feel the rose fragrance!

    Hugs!
    Manu

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  13. Stunning use of your flower arrangement! So pretty! Thanks for joining in at IBS~

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    1. This is so pretty and gorgeous flowers.

      Julie x

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  14. Pretty pretty card masha Allah...
    Adore all your creations, Hussena!!
    Keep shining dearie,,, mwah

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  15. OMG Hussena ..i looooooooooooove your card..it's ethereal..dreamy...and absolutely gorgeous!!!!

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  16. Another beautiful card, Hussena. Those roses and rosebuds are just perfect. Good idea with the use of the Gesso.

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  17. Wow, I am in love with those flowers! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon.
    Nicole - RRR Design Team Member
    www.scrapsandstamps.com

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  18. This is absolutely stunning. Love it!
    Ang

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  19. Well, good for you to be on a roll...this is gorgeous! I love everything here!

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  20. Gorgeous card! Love your flowers!!
    Thanks for your sweet words on my blog!
    Have a wonderful week!

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  21. Gorgeous Card!! Love the roses!!
    Thank you for playing along with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!!
    Hugs
    Heather

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  22. Absolutely GORGEOUS shabby chic card!

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  23. So beautiful! How do you give your creations, since they probably dont fit in an envelope?

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  24. OMG!! Hussena... I love those blooms! Awesome colours and floral arrangement!

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  25. Absolute perfection...I have been hoarding these papers for 3 years...I don't think I'm ready to use them yet!!

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  26. OMG Hussena!!! I think winning Shabby Tea Room is the greatest accomplishment!!! And this card is really deserving of the honour!! Congrats!!

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