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WT117 Fabulous Flourishes

Flourishes are all the rage right now, you see them everywhere from stamps to fabrics to clothing. Everyone is jumping on the flourish bandwagon and I was no exception, but I'll admit, they aren't my favorite thing to work with. I always seem to have trouble placing them just right, or using the right colors or something never seems right. So when I saw today's Ways to Use It challenge, my first thought was "Oh no, I can't do this :( "

Well I was getting K ready to go to the video store and I grabbed a new shirt I had bought her last Fall when my Mom was here. (I had meant to give it to her for her birthday, but I forgot *oops*) Anyway, I kept looking at the shirt going, hmm that's interesting. Why am I caring about this shirt now? Then it hit me! It has flourishes on it! And it's in SU colors! OMG I CAN do this! LOL

SO here's K in the forgotten shirt and the card that it inspired :) I'm actually happy with the way this turned out!



Here's the run-down on the supplies used, there are a bunch :)

CS: Only Orange, Apricot Appeal, Pixie Pink, Whisper White - Ink: Apricot Appeal, Pixie Pink, Whisper White, Pink Passion - Stamps: Rhonna Farrer flourishes v1, Simply Said, Delight in Life, Stampendous Calendar Chick clear stamp set (tiny flower), A*Muse sentiment - Accessories: Silk flowers (from stash), MM rhinestone brad, flower punch, Sakura Glitter pen

9 comments:

RhondaG -the stampin' bunny said...

Her shirt is gorgeous and so is your card!

Danita said...

Cuuuuuute times TWO!!!! :) Love the colors and *love* the flourishes! *grin*

Anonymous said...

Awesome!

Skittl1321 said...

WOW! That's an exact match. Great job.

trefoil said...

Fantastic! You weren't kidding that the colors are SU! colors. Wow!

Mo Moss said...

Your daughter K is beautiful. Can't imagine her not being beautiful no matter what you put on her. The card is really nice too. Great match. Yea SU.

The BlogHore said...

That flourish card IS fabulous. Good for you. The shirt is adorable too.

Bagpuss said...

That is so cool how you used the shirt as inspiration! Gorgeous! (The DD, the shirt, and the card!)

Heidi said...

That is such an adorable card! And a super cute shirt as well! Very nice!

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