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This month's Blog Hop challenge was to use text as a background. I haven't done that in a while. I chose to use the script paper from Raspberry Fizz patterned paper, and I went crazy and made two cards. Yahoo.
For this first card, I traced a Maya Road flower, knotted a piece of ribbon and poked it through a hole in the center. The New Leaf ribbon is just looped a little and adhered to itself.

This second card didn't turn out quite as well as I had envisioned, but it works fine. It's for a friend of mine, and I just wanted to have a bunch of different kinds of hearts to represent different personalities.
Card #1
Paper: PTI White, Bitty Dot black pattern paper, Raspberry Fizz, RF patterns
Other: Maya Road flower for template, Raspberry Fizz and New Leaf satin ribbon, dimensional tape

Card #2
Paper: PTI White, black, RF patterns
Ink: Versafine Onyx, SU PassionPink
Stamps: PTI Heart Prints


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Comments

  1. Love the knot in the flower and the fun ribbon treatment on the first one and love the assortment of hearts on the second! So cute!

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  2. Wow two winners! I love the sentiment script - so delicate and the flower knot is SO fun. great job

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  3. Cheryl they are both WONDERFUL! I love the colors!

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  4. Both cards are great! The flower is so cute and the second card is stunning!

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  5. Cheryl your heart card is so pretty! And I love the flower on the first one.

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  6. Gorgeous!! I like the second one best...but love how you did the ribbon on the first one!!

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  7. I like them both but I have to say I think I like the second one best, that line of hearts is great.

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  8. I really like the second card! It just goes to say that what you might not like yourself will appeal to someone else! Great job on both!

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  9. Great cards Cheryl! I love that little ribbon flower center :)

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  10. Both great cards; think your 2nd one is fabulous myself!!!

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  11. Very sweet and love the middle of that flower!!!

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  12. Cheryl, I really like both of your cards! I love the knot in the flower on the first card and the beautifully fanned new leaf ribbon (I just love the satin in that color!). And you used one of my favorite sets on the second card with Heart Prints! :>

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  13. CONGRATS on the blog hop win this month Cheryl! What set you gonna pick!! :) So EXCITED one of our little blog groupers won one of them!!!

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  14. Very pretty card! The flower is cute!!

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  15. I love them both! I'll have to try to ribbon center on my flowers and the hearts card layout.

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  16. These are both absolutely beautiful!! I love all those hearts down the side on the 2nd one.

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  17. Fantastic cards!! The row of hearts looks awesome. Congrats on your blog hop win, Cheryl!

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  18. Both are great, but # 2 is actually my fave!

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  19. These are way better than laundry! Love them! Best wishes from Morocco!

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  20. Really fun ribbon and use of text dsp. Super fun and fresh use of text.

    It's a good life!
    Terri E.

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  21. Both cards are great. Love the way you used ribbon on your first card. That knot for the flower center is a fab idea -- may need to try that one! Also, seems I remember seeing your name on the winner list. Congrats!!

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  22. Both cards a fantastic and great fresh colours, love the knot in the center for the flower

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  23. Love both of these cards using text - great designs on each - wonderful ribbon and fun row of hearts!

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