Friday, January 16, 2009

Iron Sharpeneth Iron


The first time I flipped through my Basic Grey Eva paper pad, this bird stood out to me. I was in love with the colors, and the image, but had no idea what to do with it. When I sat down to make a card with this Love Of A Friend set, I thought it might be a nice juxtaposition between the masculine nature of the "Iron" sentiment and the soft feminine curves of the bird. I added some rhinestones for a little bling, and am thrilled with the results. I hope you like it!

Be sure to click on over to the Sweet n' Sassy Store, as Korin is having a great sale right now! All Sweet n' Sassy stamp sets are 20% off, and you could save as much as 40% on other items as well!

Check back tomorrow for an i {heart} papers card, as well as an awesome gift that Kate (IHP owner) made for me!

Recipe:
Stamps: Love Of A Friend
Paper: Basic Grey Eva, Pretty in Pink (SU!), Basic Gray (SU!), Rose Romance (SU!), Whisper White (SU!)Ink: Basic Black (SU!)
Accessories: Narrow White Organdy Ribbon (SU!), Black Grosgrain Ribbon (Hobby Lobby), K & Co. Gemstones

Sarah

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11 comments:

Kristine B. said...

This is so beautiful Sarah! LOVE that gorgeous paper...and ya know what's funny? I've had that paper and never realized til I saw yours that the big pink "flourish" is actually a bird! But still...it's sooo PRETTY!! Love your verse too.
xx

Tracey said...

I saw this paper and figured this bird would never be put to good use. You proved me wrong. This is fabulous Sarah!!

Janna said...

Sarah, this is just gorgeous!!! I never would have thought ot do this with the paper, but you are right it is perfect!! An absolutely stunning card!!!

Smiles,
janna

Deb said...

This is so gorgeous Sarah! I love it! Such simple elegance...love the torn edges, the layered ribbon and all the pretty pink bling. WTG GF!

Lorie said...

I love the pink and black as well as the jewels on the bird. All together it is a gorgeous card!

Pat's little corner of the world said...

love, love, love it...what a great flow it makes to the card...job well done!!
Your big sister

Scrappy Doo 2 u said...

I love the card .... It's ironic too ... I just bought that paper b/c of the big flourish bird.

Love it.

I'm slow apparently too .... love the new doo!

Dani said...

This is just lovely! You rock. :)

Kim said...

Beautiful card Sarah! I love it!
Hugs~ Kim

Debby said...

Cool. Ima gonna caseya witha the papa unless you saya na na. :-)

Jackie (Sweetest Girls) said...

This is breathtaking! WOW!

 
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