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Monday, May 31, 2010

June Stamp of the Month Bloghop

Welcome to the June Stamp of the Month Bloghop. If you hopped here from Terrie Dodd's blog you're in the right place.

The projects this month are created using the Wonderful Friend (D1422). You can only get this stamp set from June 1-June 30. You can even earn it for FREE.

Colors I used for this card are:
Garden Green
Colonial White

My project uses the necktie to create a background. I stamped the tie several times in Garden Green on the colonial white cardstock. Each stamp is the reverse of the other. I stamped the sentiment using garden green. I layered the stamped image onto the garden green card base, with Chocolate over it. On that, I layered another garden green with the sentiment in garden green on colonial white. I inked all the edges of the sentiment. Colonial White grosgrain ribbon tied in a knot adorns the chocolate piece. I finished it off with 2 Colonial White brads.


Now hop on over to Tammy Lea Pinchard's blog and see what she has made.


  1. I love how you created the background with the tie! I would have never thought of that!!! Very clever! Nice card.

  2. Carol,

    I like the way you used the tie for B&T! Lovely card!

  3. A classically wonderful card. Love that color combination of green and brown, very easy on the eyes. Thanks for sharing!

  4. I never would have thought to use the tie that way! Great card!

  5. Beautiful...ribbon adds the perfect touch!

  6. Totally unexpected use of the tie - great way to think out-of-the-box. Fun idea!


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