Friday, August 18, 2017

Viva la Verve Returns August Sketch Challenge

Good day to all my bloggy friends!
Happy Friday!
I hope that you all have a wonderful weekend!
So as I was making my bloggy visits I came across a post stating that Julee has started the Viva la Verve challenges back up. Super happy about this and I get to use some of my new crafty goodies from Verve Stamps. Yiippee!



Here is my take on the sketch:
For my card, I used the Stitched Rectangles Dies from GMD and the "Festive Wishes" paper pack. 
For the border I used sparkly turquoise washi tape, which I found in my crafty stash. Yippee!
The stockings & sentiment are from the Jolly Jingles stamp set and I also used the Winter Friends die set. Both are from Verve Stamps. The stockings were colored using Spectrum Noir Markers. I used the Hampton Art Stamp Perfect Tool to stamp "the stockings were hung" sentiment on a circle die cut and the Floral Doily Motifs die (pink) from Spellbinders. To complete my card, I added a Totally Red Trendy Twine bow and rhinestones for extra sparkle. I also used this same sketch to join in on other challenges as well.


I used a gold jelly roll pen on the bells and glitter glue (white) for some sparkle.

Here is a closer view of the pretty bow using the Totally Red Trendy Twine.




Other Supplies:
Recollections Cardstock
Bunch of Fun Circle Dies: My Creative Time
Tombow Multi Mono Liquid Glue
Foam Tape




Thanks for stopping by.
I really appreciate the time you took to leave a comment.

21 comments:

  1. Okay this is super cute! Love that famous quote and I adore the papers that you used... the stockings are so cute too!!! Have a great weekend my friend and thanks for playing in our FFC!
    Hugs,
    Jo

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  2. Really pretty, Migdalia! I love the mix of reds and pinks! :)

    Evelyn

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  3. WOW what a fun holiday creation! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything using Dies’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DIES R US CHALLENGE BLOG
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

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  4. Very pretty card! Those papers are so gorgeous and your take on the sketch is awesome! That sentiment is perfect for your card! Have a great weekend!

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  5. Oh, this is just darling, Migdalia! Love that sweet little twine bow and the pretty papers. So glad you could join us for Viva la Verve!

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  6. What a sweet Christmas card with the stockings and pretty paper! Thanks so much for joining us at Dies R Us this month!

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  7. This is so beautiful, M!! The papers are fabulous!! I love the stockings and the sentiment!! The bow is a perfect touch!! Gorgeous, my sweet friend!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  8. Adorable card Milly, just love the sweet stamp and sentiment, what great colours too.xx have a lovely weekend.x[aNNie]

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  9. Love the colors..so bright and festive.Thanks for playing along at Dies R Us, so happy you joined us!

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  10. Adorable card!! Love the pretty papers

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  11. Super cute Christmas card! Love the stockings and fun color combo!

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  12. Gorgeous! LOVING those stockings!!!!!!!!!!

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  13. cute card, fabulous mix of papers! I am so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

    blog-paperie blooms
    ig-2klines

    sparkle & shine, kindness *~*

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  14. Too darn cute...love those elf stockings.

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  15. This is so sweet! The glitter is a fabulous touch! Super colours and papers too!!

    Have a wonderful weekend!

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  16. Oh my word, this is so cute! I love the fun papers and those adorable pink stockings!

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  17. Great mix of papers and fun card! The stockings are so cute and what a cute sentiment Millie!
    Have a great day!
    Sherrie K

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  18. Oh my Heck! Those stocking are sooooo CUTE!!!! I LOVE the design and the sentiment! Fab Card!!! Have a wonderful day! :)

    Theresa
    Theresa’s Crafty Creations

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  19. such a wonderful Christmas card, great use of your dies
    Thanks for joining us at HLS
    Barb Housner (DT)

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  20. What a fabulous card for Christmas!!! I love that sentiment and the pretty papers you used!! Have a great day,
    Hugs Gerda

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  21. Cute card! I know just who I would send it to!!
    Thank you for sharing with Happy Little Stampers!
    Susan
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!

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Thank you for stopping by. You made me smile.
Have a wonderful day,
Migdalia

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