7.15.2011

Admittedly, I'm not the greatest ribbon user amongest papercrafters. But this blue ribbon, found at Mark's Finest Papers, flipped into such a sweet bow!  What a peaceful scene at the end of the day!  (Yes that is the setting sun in a metallic gold paper, also found at MFP.)


Hello! Welcome to the July 2011 MFP New Releases Blog Hop!
This week's new releases are: Little Birds With Big Mouths, Planted with Love, Lilacs in the Summer, and Adirondack Summer.For your convenience, all these sets are available TODAY at Mark's Finest Papers.

So, do you want to WIN today's Featured Stamp Set: Adirondack Summer? (If you don't want to wait to win, you can always purchase the sets right away! We'll substitute a set from NEXT month's release if today's winner has already purchased this set!)
For your chance to win: Comment on the following Design Team members' blogs TODAY before midnight EDT. There will be ONE random winner chosen from the comments on today's Blog Hop blogs. That winner will win Adirondack Summer. We will announce the winner's name on tomorrow's blog post.
Emily
Nancyruth
Neva
Silvia
Faith
Claudine
Dawn (Today's the last day to comment and win!)
Marilynn
Patricia
Chrissy
Karen
Pam
Joanne
Kittie
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43 comments:

Elin said...

Love this colourcombo!!!

Kittie said...

So pretty, DAwn!

Аня said...

Wow this setting sun is great!!! Lovely card!

Marilyn M said...

Very pretty. Love your bow.

Marlena M. said...

I struggle with ribbons...but I have to try that ribbon. Your bow is beautiful and I love the way you framed the scene. ;)

Dawn said...

great sample!!!

Tammy said...

Really pretty card and you're right, the bow is gorgeous, love its color.

Theresa said...

Beautiful card...love the ribbon and charm. Great design.

Auntie Em said...

Your card is so serene and elegant! I love the touches of gold metallic and the sweet charm.
Thanks for sharing! :)

Connie said...

Love how you did the sun Dawn!
Connie

patty said...

I love the image and how you used the sun! best wishes, patty

Emily (stampingout on SCS) said...

I love the metallic sun peeking up from behind your image, Dawn! Great card. :)

Roxie said...

I like the CAS design, very nice card!

Lois said...

Indeed, that ribbon made a gorgeous bow!

Lynn McAuley said...

I love this gorgeous serene scene, Dawn!! Beautiful work!

jdmommy - Anne Harmon said...

Dawn this is so pretty! I love the ribbon and charm!

Pam said...

Lovely creation

Rosie said...

Lovely scene and love the bow!!

Jill said...

I love this simplicity of this- thanks for sharing.

Markie's Mom said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!!!! Dawn, this is soooooooooooo pretty!!! And, it's with my second fave color combo, too!

Colorado Crafter said...

I'm not a big ribbon user either! LOL!! Great card!!

P said...

Oohhh, LOVE the sun peaking over your focal image- brilliant! (pun intended ;P)

Peggysuez said...

I like the color combination, and I have to say I am jealous of your previous post, wish my grand parents lived eight houses away . . .:)

Jessica said...

Love it. Pick me!

Barbara Colbert said...

Nice job!!!

Georgee said...

Yes, I want to win!!! Love your card, it is simple but striking! Great color combo and love that ribbon.

scrapalajen said...

Love the sun dawn. It's simply gorgeous!

Designing with Debbie said...

Great card. Very soft and elegant

Traci M said...

So lovely, pretty color combination for this card today!

Emily Keaton said...

Great colors, Dawn, for a beautiful card!

Winnie and Patty said...

Dawn--this is lovely. I love the golden sun coming up behind the image! TFS

Carol (Gingerbeary8) said...

Cute card Dawn. I like the little bit of sunshine peeking over the image.

Danie May said...

What a sweet card Dawn. I love the blue with the gold and the cute flower charm.

Kim said...

You did an awesome job with that ribbon Dawn!! Very pretty. I stink with ribbon and pretty much avoid it.

Vicki Dutcher said...

Cool use of the metallic paper~

Joanne (jojot) said...

beautiful....loving the ribbon

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Very pretty card, Dawn--and the ribbon/bow is the perfect touch to your creation!

Laura Love said...

Very cute! Love the sun background behind your stamped image!

Laura Love said...

Cute! I love the sun shape behind yor stamped panel!

Pat Jandacek said...

I see others appreciated the treatment you used for the sun, too. Great card all around. TFS

Chrissy D said...

What great summery colors! Lovely card!

redwasher1 said...

Dawn, this is gorgeous and I like the sun coming up!!!!!

Kelly Spivey said...

This card is SO relaxing! The image, the color combo, that gorgeous bow! Everything about it is just perfection! Great job.