Friday, 8 April 2011

A Touch of Red

The challenge over at Less Is More this week is to use a touch of red. Being on a roll with these circle shaped scallop cards I decided to make another one. I have made another rose from ribbon for this card but this time used a different technique which gives a much fuller rose. I think it looks so lush and rich in red! This card could quite esily be adapted for a Ruby Anniversary or other special occasion.




Close up of the ribbon rose



How the card stands






 
Supplies:
Cardstock: Basic Black, Real Red
Designer Series Paper: Love Letter
Ink: Basic Black
Stamps:Occasional Quotes (L3 Hostess set)
Sizzix Dies: Scallop Circel
Punches: Scallop Trim Border, Modern Label Extra Large
Ribbon: 5/8" Real Red Satin
Embellishments: Basic Pearls

As always thanks for looking....x

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13 comments:

  1. That is gorgeous, love that rose as you say very luxurious.

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  2. Just beautiful! I love red and black together. I must try one of these easel cards.

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  3. What a gorgeous card Sharon, the red ribbon and rose are fab. x

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  4. Fabulous card and those roses are gorgeous

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  5. Absolutely stunning card and gorgeous roses!
    Val x

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  6. Gorgeous style of card, Sharon and the rose is beautiful. x

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  7. WOW! Absolute gorgeous, Sharon! I love the pretty roses!

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  8. Hi Sharon
    This is absolutely stunning
    Less is More is a clean & simple challenge blog and your card is rather intricate for CAS. No offence meant, you card is a real treat to see
    Hope to see you again
    mandi
    "Less is More"

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  9. Simply fabulous card... lovely vibrant colour contrast and a super touch of red!
    Thanks so much for joining us!
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  10. Stunning card and the rose is beautiful. Hugs Rita xxx

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  11. Absolutly elegant! Love the easel card and amazing roses :)

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  12. WOW! I am a first time reader, having clicked on your card at at the Less is More page.
    I LOVE this card! It is beautiful!
    The circle shape which can be standing for display is quite interesting. I'd like to try it.

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