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Sunday, October 13, 2013

No Red or Green



This week we have been asked not to use Red or Green.


I have chosen to take out my village stamp again and the Desert sand Memento Ink
and make a monochromatic card .
Although the card looks white it is a yellow cream and
the DP is yellow cream through almost brown.
Really rich autumn colours in fact.
I have matted it onto milk chocolate and then onto the cream
and just added a gold star.
I am sorry you wont get the benefit of the true colours.
Maybe it is just the simplicity but
I really like it and it is not very often I say that about a card.

Challenges:
52 CCT - Colours.
Make it Monday - Anything goes.
Brown sugar - Anything goes
Christmas stamping all year long - Simple Christmas
Crafts to challenge you - Christmas scene


Thanks for dropping in you are most welcome.


Margaret M


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13 comments:

  1. Hello Margaret, I have that village stamp, it is one of the oldest stamps in my collection but I love it and will never part with it. The simplicity of your design paired with the monochrome look make for a wonderfully elegant and classy card - perfect! As always, so lovely to have you playing along with us at 52 {C}CT! Hope things are well with you health wise these days. Hope to see you next week! Ruth x

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  2. This is beautiful Margaret. Love that stamp!

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  3. Hello Margaret,
    I love this little snowy village. It's really beautiful!
    Thank you for the nice comment.
    Rosi x

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  4. The monochromatic design and that beautiful image really give this card such a calm peaceful feeling. Thanks for playing with CSAYL.

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  5. A lovely village scene and great soft colors. Thanks so much for joining us this week at 52CCT Margaret!

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  6. Gorgeous card and image. I saw this on MIM..Loz

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  7. Great card and very beautiful. Thanks for playing along with us at Brown Sugar. Good luck.

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  8. Beautiful! The image is lovely and I do like the soft neutral tones. Thanks so much for playing along with 52CCT this week!!

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  9. what a great CAS card design ,love the stamped image
    Thanks for joining us at MIM and good luck
    traceyx

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  10. What a sweet and serene scene!

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  11. Oh, this is SO soft and gorgeous, Margaret! I adore the fabulous choice of color, too! Just lovely! Thanks for joining in our NO RED OR GREEN challenge at 52CCT! :) Mynn xx

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  12. Love your Christmas card with those non-traditional colours. Love the monochrome, soft feeling to your scene- very seasonal. Thanks for joining in at 52 CCT this week

    Louise xx

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  13. A beautiful, clean and elegant card presenting a fab scene. Thanks for adding your twist to our theme over at C2CU (Crafts-Too Challenge You). Chris xxx

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