Friday, July 29, 2011

Summer Fun!

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Watermelon from Preserves Cricut Cartridge
All scrap paper
Stamp from Stampin' up
Thank you Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
Craft string
Tulle
Handmade stick pins
Stickles

Entering into:
Fantabulous: Melon Challenge

Scrapbookaholic by Abby: Anything Summer

Paper PlaytimeFor Challenge #51 Make any project using digital or stamped images or sentiments with a SUMMER theme! 

My Craft Spot: Emboss it!

Die Cuttin Divas: Sweet 

Pile it on: Summer 

Amber's Crafts: Pattern Paper

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49 comments:

  1. Such a sweet watermelon card!

    Cheers
    Sonia
    http://cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

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  2. Such a gorgeous card, love the tulle and your pins and the patterned paper you chose is perfect. Thank you so much for helping me find a Xmas challenge! Went with Crafty Creations. You're the best! xx

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  3. This is so cute! I love the paper you used and the embossing is a great touch!! TFS

    Lots of Love,
    Erika

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  4. WOW I love the colors! The seeds are too cute too! and I think I might get that embossing folder it's perfect! GREAT job! Thanks for joining us again at DCD!!

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  5. Love with you did with this melon, Carri! Just fantastic. Nothing tradtional for you! Looks terrific--Pat N.

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  6. Cute ! Love the papers for the melon and the tulle...great touch !Thanks for playing along with us at My Craft Spot !
    Joy

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  7. Wow I love this! So bright and cheerful, and I love the tag!! I have a blog award for you... :)
    Amy
    redheadedcrafter.blogspot.com

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  8. I like your unexpected colors and patterns for the watermelon -- so whimsical and sweet! And the tag ROCKS hardcore! :) Thanks for playing with us at FCCB this week.

    Jessica
    FCCB DT
    http://cricutafterdark.blogspot.com

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  9. Hey Carrie~
    what a melon of a card... a very yummy card..
    cute layout and those paper choices are awesome...luv that sentiment you used too.
    Happy weekend my friend!

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  10. This is so cute. Those look like real watermelon seeds. Love the embossed "Thank You".

    Precious Hugs

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  11. What a fab card. I love it. Thanks for joining us at DCD.

    Hugs,
    Patty
    creativediva98.blogspot.com

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  12. Love that sentiment. Super adorable. :)

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  13. Love the watermelon card!! Especially that cute sentiment.
    It sounds like it is time for you (and me) to get new computers!! lol I have my fingers crossed...

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  14. This is so cute, love the seeds and your sentiment is so fun :)

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  15. How stinkin' cute!! I've never seen a watermelon done up with non traditional papers but it's PERFECT!! Casing you on this one! LOVE IT!!

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  16. How fun! Love how you used the different papers!

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  17. love that watermelon and the sentiment is perfect, it's just cute, cute, cute. thanks for playing with us at Pile It On.

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  18. Carri, love the pattern paper you used on the watermelon so summery but not the normal red, pink and green. Great design !
    karen
    www.littlescrappieces.blogspot.com

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  19. That card came out adorable...love it..It's kinda muggy here.. I could go for a cool slice of watermelon..lol

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  20. I love the non-traditional watermelon colors you used!! Fabulous card!! I am a new follower!
    Tina
    www.myhoppyplace.blogspot.com

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  21. I so love your watermelon! Love that you used patterned papers to make it. Looks fantastic! The tulle behind the tag with the stick pins is awesome!! Thank you for playint with us at Paper Playtime!!!! :)

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  22. This is the best looking watermelon I've seen, Carri! I'm not a watermelon fan, but even I would eat one this adorable!! And thank you so much for the heads up on the Create a Critter challenge at Queen of My Craft Room...I entered it :D

    Lisa
    http://indymermaid.blogspot.com

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  23. Hi Carri, what an awesome card creation...love it. FABULOUS! ~Shen

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  24. I am just popping in to say Hi I love this card. Those seeds came out so well.
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  25. Awww how fun and so yummy, love the colours, just perfect xxx

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  26. What a gorgeous card..i love all the elements. Colors are fab, sentiment and the pins and such are perfect. tfs
    www.justwordz.ca

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  27. Such beautiful colors to your wonderful watermelon card. So pretty!
    smiles...Tammy

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  28. I think this card is stunning partly because of the paper choices you used! Great idea!!!

    PS
    Glad you scored a couple of Sizzix Texture plates, dies, & die cutter at a great price!!! My Joann's is across town so I probably missed the best selection.

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  29. love the papers so cute. great job

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  30. I love this card. Love the sentiment and the colors are fun.
    Ashley(Nikki)

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  31. Great job on the paper piecing. thanks for joining us at DCD. -Yvette
    cre8tivegirls.blogspot.com

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  32. Cute card Carri! I love how you used patterned paper for the watermelon, and solid paper for the card. I love the stick pins too, I will have to try that.
    Thank you for playing along with us at FCCB!
    Sabrina
    http://scrappinwithsabrina.blogspot.com

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  33. What a cute card. I love the patterned paper you used for the watermelon. Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Playtime.

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  34. Cute card! I love the fun papers you used! Thanks for joining the fun at My Craft Spot!

    Kimberly

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  35. Very cute - I LOVE the watermelon! :)

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  36. Love how you did the melon! Thanks for sharing it with us at FCCB!

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  37. Great card, Carri! I always forget about my little sentiment embossing folders. I love the way you've used yours!
    Thanks so much for playing along at My Craft Spot and FCCB!
    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper
    Carri - I hope to be by soon to see more of what you've been making. I've just finished classes and am almost done with assignments. Thanks for your visits to me!!

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  38. Very pretty Carri! Love the papers you used for the melon and the sentiment! Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime!
    Glenda

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  39. Love the colors!! Thanks for joining us this week at My Craft Spot.

    Hugs,
    Amy
    Scrapping Mommy

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  40. I love those funky patterns for the watermelon! Way original and super cute :)

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  41. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Amber's Crafts and Stuff.

    Natasha

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  42. So cute! I love how you've used designer paper on the cuts. It adds so much character. Thanks for joining us at Patches of Pink!

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  43. Adorable Melon Card!!! Thanks for playing with us at Scrapbookaholic by Abby!!

    DT Ashley

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  44. I picked you as one of my favorites this week on Patches of Pink. Congrats!!

    You are featured here:
    http://www.patchesofpink.com/2011/08/favorites-and-link-up-party.html

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  45. Hey! I would love to have you enter for a chance to be on my design team! See the post here:
    http://www.patchesofpink.com/2012/01/design-team-call-for-2012.html

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