Tuesday, April 16, 2013

What's Brewin'? Chevron Card!

I took today off from work to play catch up in my craft room! I really felt like I needed a day alone to catch up on Design team projects, comments, and emails! It has been too distracting with the kids lately and I will be traveling soon. So while they were at school I spent 5 hours crafting! And I loved every single minute of it!!

So between my DT projects I snuck in a few to enter into current challenges.

Here is my first one:

 Isn't this chevron so fun?

No Cricut on this one.

Stampin up 1999 Tea cup and what's Brewing Stamp Clear embossed
Black Pearls from Want 2 Scrap 
Sunshine Yellow Skittles DoubleClick
Amuse Supplies Used:
Black and white chevron paper
Cherry Ribbon
Black Button

Entering into:
Pause Dream Enjoy: Friendship
Amuse: 2X2
Celebrate the Occasion: Tea
DLArt: Linky Party
Pin and Tack: Spark your Creativity Now
Simply Create too: Stash ( Stamps from 1999 and Hoarded Amuse products)
Pile it on: Embossing ( I used heat)


  1. Great Chevrons--wonderful SU stamp set and are those Skittles I see in the right bottom corner? All around wonderful card
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes April Linky Party
    DIANA L.

  2. Super cute! Love the Chevrons against the RED ribbon is great!

  3. Good for you for taking a day off for you! We all need that! I loveeeeeeeee your card!! LOVING that chevron and love love love the mug!

  4. Well if you are going to take a day off from work it should definitely be to get crafty! LOL
    your card is sooo pretty! I love the chevron paper and I have always like black/red/yellow together. Love it!


  5. Wow! 5 hours crafting! That will be me someday, LOL Love that card, I am a BIG coffee lover! Very cute!

    Hugs, Beth

  6. Super card - love those chevrons and great stamps. TFS

  7. I'm glad you took the day off for yourself. Once in a while we all need alone time ;0)

    Talk to you soon


  8. Great card! I love how you embossed that mug stamp. :)


  9. How stylin' - love your embossed coffee cup.... Cool plus those chevrons go well together!

  10. I'm glad you got to take some time for yourself and craft!! This is gorgeous!! I love the chevrons and the awesome coffee cup!! Have a great day :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  11. Very cute, thanks for playing @ CTO!

  12. Fun, fun, fun. Good for you, getting time to yourself to do some crafting.

    Love how your card came out, so adorable!! Great job.


  13. I love that chevron pattern. Super fun card.

    Thank you so much for joining us at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenge.

    Tara PDE DT
    Craftin Desert Diva's

  14. The chevron paper IS fun! It looks great Carri, and I love the simplicity of your card. You rock lady for taking the day off to craft! I need a craft day, or at least a day off for sure. Thanks for the nudge!

  15. Love that you embossed the image and sentiment. It really makes them both pop! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us at CTO!

  16. Ps so glad you got some crafty "YOU"
    time in!!

    DIANA L.

  17. Like the chevron pattern on this tea cup card. I'm a tea drinker. Wonderful arrangement and liking those skittles. Thank you for entering PDE Friend challenge.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"
    PDE DT

  18. Beautiful creation! Glad You joined in our Challenge #35 - "Use Your Stash" at Simply Create Too


  19. Great card! You can't go wrong with chevron! I love the pop of red too! Thanks for joining us at the A Muse Challenge blog!

  20. love that embossed cup, it looks fab on your card.
    thanks for playing with us at Pile It On.

  21. Love the fabulous b&w zigzag pattern behind the red and yellow, so cute! Thank you for sharing your creation with us @ CTO for our "Tea for two" Challenge :)