Think Pink and More Candy

Hello! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! It's the start of a new week, and today I have a card for the final October Viva La Verve challenge.. I was happy to be able to play in all four challenges this month.. a first for me in quite awhile!


The challenge was to use the sketch (see below) and to use whatever inpires us this fall / Halloween season. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, so I decided to pull out the Verve set, Believe. $10 from the sale of every set to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. I pulled out my Think Pink specialty papers from Making Memories. Instead of an image, I simply used the sentiment, "You Give Me Strength". I stamped 3 of the flowers from the same set onto one of the solid pink papers from the collection, cut them out and popped the layers on top of each other. Finally, I added some stitching and some frosted pink pearls from Pizazz Aplenty.


I have a brand new Believe set which I am also offering up as Blog Candy for my belated 2-year Blogoversary. If you would like the chance to win this lovely set, please leave a comment on this post. I will draw a random winner on Thursday, 10/28, when I draw winners from my post below as well!

Thanks so much for stopping by!

Supplies ~
Stamps: Believe (Verve)
Paper: Think Pink (Making Memories), Classic Crest Classic Natural White (Neenah)
Ink: Versafine Onyx Black, Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
Accessories: Standard Rectangle and Big Scalloped Rectangle Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Pearls (Pizazz Aplenty), Foam tape, Thread, Sewing machine.

9 comments:

  1. Another beautiful card! Thanks so much for sharing it!

    Melissa
    www.disneydreamerdesigns.blogspot.com

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  2. Beautiful card Stephanie! Love the papers and the sentiment is perfect! Hugs, Rosemary

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  3. What a nice thing for Verve to do! I would love to win this set - thanks, Stephanie!

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  4. Wondeful Stephanie, love the colors..

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  5. Simply gorgeous Stephanie!!! Perfect take on the theme and sketch!!! Hugs ~S~

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  6. Wonderful use of the sketch and love the papers and flower! Beautiful card.

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  7. love the layout and the fabulous flower! hugs juls

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  8. Oh so pretty in pink Stephanie! Love that DP and that lil flower embellishment! Congrats on playing in all 4 challenges!!! :)

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