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Friday, 7 June 2013

Less is More!

I really do think that sometimes 'less is more' 
and this card with the die-cut butterflies has become one of my 'trademark' designs.
Very very simple with a stamped image, some matting and a bit of ribbon.
The butterflies - several die-cuts tied together with twine - are SU's 'Beautiful Wings'.
Beaded string on the image plus a few loose beads completes the picture.



The next two cards I am going to show you have been made to satisfy
 our current FB weekly challenge:

'White on White with a dash of Black!'

Certainly less colour!!

For this first one I followed Monday Mojo's Sketch



and I will submit it to Mojo Monday 296 contest

Papers from my scrap bags, some die-cut and punched shapes, lace and a few gems...




For my second card I followed the Sketch~n~Scrap sketch


and I will submit this card to their Card Sketch #3 Challenge



Very white on white!
A bit of embossing/die-cutting/punching and  a
few embellishments...

Hope you find them a bit different!

Happy Crafting!

11 comments:

  1. These are all so beautiful! Love the white on white and how you interpreted my sketch! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sketch N Scrap! :)

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  2. What lovely cards! I love tone on tone cards, they are so elegant! Great job with our sketch! Thanks for joining us at Sketch N Scrap!

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  3. Hi Susan, I am never brave enough to craft with just white but you make it look so easy and elegant. I love the sentiments you have used too. Thanks for playing along with us again at Sketch N Scrap. xx

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  4. Love the white on white and those little flowers! Thanks for joining us at Sketch N Scrap!

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  5. What a beautiful card design Elegant sketch take. Thanks for joining us at Sketch-N-Scrap.
    Thanks,
    Rachelle,DT

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  6. A beautiful take on the sketch, Susan. Love the simplicity of it and the embossing adds a nice touch. Thanks for taking the time to play along with us at Sketch N Scrap!!

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  7. All of these are absolutely wonderful!!!! Great use of your punches, stamps, and trims!!!! Thanks for playing along with us SNS!!!!

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  8. All of your cards are beautiful and I especillay like the tone on tone card using the SNS sketch. Thanks for joining us at Sketch-n-Scrap!

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  9. What a lovely monochromatic card Susan! Love the white-on-white :) So glad you played along with us at Sketch-N-Scrap challenge.
    xx Ria

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  10. Beautiful Cards! That all white card is stunning! Thanks for sharing with Sketch-N-Scrap

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  11. Lovely cards. I love the elegant look of an all white card.

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