Sunday, November 25, 2012

Happily Ever After ~ PTI November Blog Hop

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Good morning!  I’ve got two posts today as I made 2 cards for this month’s Papertrey Ink Blog Hop.  I couldn’t help myself!  We are asked to be inspired by book covers.  I’m hoping the inspiration for this first card is a giveaway!  I have a dear blog friend (many of you will know!) who recently got engaged on a very special trip to Canada ;)  So when I saw the gradient colours, the hearts and the CAS design, I knew I had the perfect ingredients for an engagement card ;)  I
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Thanks for stopping by!  This is going to be one amazing and fun hop!!
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what’s in it?

stamps: pti love and marriage

ink: versafine onyx

paper: pti white, soft stone, su going gray, basic gray, American Crafts glitter cardstock

accessories: pti heart border

38 comments:

Kara said...

love this!! love the hearts on the same color background!! great texture!!

Lynn said...

Oh this is awesome...Aimes will absolutely LOVE this. So many things absolutely perfect for her...the grays, the CAS design...the touch of glitter. All around beautiful!

Caroline said...

I love this card the design is stunning. Caroline xxx

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

Love this, and I too thought when you wrote, "humm... wonder if it's Aimes." Grin.

Tracey McNeely said...

Maureen this is brilliant, I love how you embossed the hearts in the grey tones. Isn't Canada the best place to get engaged?

victoria h said...

Beautiful card - the hearts really pop.

Vicki Dutcher said...

Excellent! Love the pop of the 2 hearts :).

Wida said...

Oh this is a fantastic card...PINNING IT!

Kelly Griglione said...

Love your ombre hearts, and the two glittery ones that are singled out are fabulous!

angelabranon said...

Beautiful card. Love those two hearts on the bottom. Looks like a landscape.

artful-notions said...

Perfectly "engaging". Especially fond of the heart accents.

Tracey said...

This is just beautiful!!

Marisa said...

Absolutely LOVE this, Moe!! Great take on the colour shades and the tow sparkly hearts are perfect! That heart die is near the top of my wish list for PTI. Sure Aimes will love it!!

nancy jane said...

This is a stunning card. Definitely captured the feel of the book cover in an unexpected way.

maryrose said...

So beautiful, Maureen! LOVE how you interpreted the cover art !

Tonya Jastad said...

Beautiful!

Luanne said...

Love both your cards Moe, but this has exceptional! The two sparkly red hearts are awesome! Such a clever idea, and to think it came from a book cover! Love it!

Joyce said...

This is such a cool card. I'm still scratching my head trying to figure out how you did it.

Laura B. said...

Awesome card, Maureen! You do CAS so perfectly!

Betty Wright said...

LOVE your take on blending the looks! Gorgeous, Moe! Yet another reason I need that heart border!

Andrea M said...

OMG!!! I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this!!! *swoon*
This is too fantastic for words Moe!

Kelly S. said...

What an awesome design! Love how the sparky pink hearts just POP on this. The gradient background is a-ma-ZING!

Nancy Guse said...

I love what you have done, beautiful!!

Victoria said...

Lovely card! Perfect card to celebrate an engagement.

Kim said...

So classy and very elegant...and I am with Joyce, scratching my head to figure out what you did...just beautiful!

Jacquie Southas said...

Clean, simple & elegant - fabulous take on the inspiration!

Sue in Grapevine said...

Love this! Did you cut or emboss w/the heart border? I can see this w/the star border as well -- thanks for a great idea.

Teresa said...

The happy couple will love your card. Very cool with the gradiant colors and pop of pink

Darnell J Knauss said...

Maureen, this is really brilliant! You've nailed the inspiration art and your design is one that could be used for many events and in many colors. Love the versatility of it so much!!

Jill Norwood said...

This is so beautiful! I love the ombre hearts with the touch of pink glitter! Gorgeous and stunning!

Suzanne said...

Maureen, this card jumped out at me from the gallery - my jaw is on the floor! I LOVE IT!

Vera Yates (Ling) said...

Gorgeous card, Maureen!

cards by cara said...

Great use of the heart border die! Love your card!!

Jean said...

What a fantastic engagement card ~ love the all of hearts and the highlighted pink hearts!

Meredith MacRitchie said...

Loooooooove this... both your blog hop cards are gorgeous. This one is SO perfect for its recipient (at least, based on the beautiful creations on her blog!), and I just LOVE the design!!

Cassandra said...

Just amazing Maureen!

LEG Studios said...

Simply wonderful card!

Leigh said...

Lovely!

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