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Sunday, April 17, 2016

Purple Flowers Mother's Day Card

Used an embossing folder and added a stamped sentiment tag to make this Clean & Simple CAS Mother's Day card.

Have been trying to remember to add some paper/decor to inside of card to enhance the inside look so I added some purple polka dot paper.

Supplies List

adhesive: foam, Scotch ATG
Die-Namics: die - Tag Stax
embossing: Darice Flower 
    (do not recall exact name, the black Sharpie w/ name has worn off) emb folder 
ink:  Ranger Adirondacks Brights Purple Twilight
paper:  scrapbook - purple polka dot - inside   vellum - sentiment stamped on  
    cardstock -  purples, white 
stamp: Inkadinkado Happy Days

tools: MIST
twine: purple/white 

Entering this into the following challenges:  

4/17  Simon Says Stamp Mon April Showers Bring May Flowers  5E(#54/11 

4/19  Simon Says Stamp Wed Lets Do The Polka      5E(#4)  4/13

4/20  CRAFT Ch359 CAS  5E(#24/14
4/20  DRS Ch 222 2+2+2 use 2 each of 3 things  UE  4/14
   1.  2 purples   2. 2+ layers  3. 2 colors in the twine - purple & white
4/21  CardzTV Card Des Ch#6 Mother's Day  3E(#34/8

4/22  HIMCR #247 Lots of Layers  3E(#1)  4/16
4/22  Sweet Stampin Tags make or use one      2E(#1)  4/16

4/27  Cut It Up Ch94 Spring Flowers  1E(#1)  4/15

4/30  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Apr 2016 Ch  UE  4/1
4/30  DLART Apr Linky   nostack 1Eperday  4/1 


  1. I love the texture that the embossing gives to this card. I love the contrast between the background and the label.
    Glad you joined in the fun at CRAFT this week.
    Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

  2. Fabulous card love your design and your image. Thanks for joining us at CHPPC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

  3. Really pretty, subtle texture using that flower embossing folder. The color is just gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Cut it Up for our Spring Flowers challenge!


  4. gorgeous! so fun that you used a tag on the front of your card!

  5. What a very pretty card!!! Love the pretty embossing!!! Thanks for joining us at Cardz TV!

  6. Love your beautiful card! The sentiment tag is pretty. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

  7. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Cut It Up, good luck!!! Amy DT

  8. Very pretty!! Love the gorgeous textured background :) Thanks for joining us at CRAFT this week!
    Susan DT

  9. Gorgeous card Melissa! The embossing looks so pretty.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

  10. Gorgeous tag Melissa, thank you for playing with Sweet Stampin'. Hope you can join our new challenge too :)

    Love and hugs