Thursday, January 15, 2009

Sweet 'n Sassy Round-Up


This is my first Round-up card for Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps. Once a month, each of the DT chooses a set to show-case with a special card or project. I chose one of the sentiments from the "A True Friend " set. This set is filled with the most lovely sentiments and is one of my favorites. To be honest, it hasn't been put away since I received it! I just keep using it! There are so many sentiments and they are perfect for the cards that we send (or should send) to those precious people in our lives.

I decided to do a triangle-fold card. It is very simple to do but adds that little something extra to your card. For my card base, I used Purely Pomegranate and paired it with Basic Grey's "Eva". They are a wonderful match. I used my Nestabilities Circle & Scallop set to create a many layered circle using pink, black, white and grey cardstock . The black scallop is popped up to add a little more interest. The sweet shaped adhesive gems are by K&Co and the flourishes were made with a punch. The final touch is a sheer black ribbon bow-tie. I really like the elegance it gives to the card! Inside the card you can add an image, photo, or another sentiment!

This picture gives you an idea of the different aspects of the card.


Here you can see the inside.

I hope you like my first round-up! It was a little nerve wracking...I mean have you seen how talented the rest of the DT is? Yikes! Talk about pressure! Check out the work of my SNSS sisters. Their creations will knock your wee cotton socks off!
I also wanted to let you know that Sweet n Sassy is having a sale!

20% off ALL Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps through the end of January!!
We really need to make room for the 2009 releases and since everyone is pinching pennies right now, it's a win-win all around!!

Don't forget to check out the all the other items we have on sale this month! Save up to 40% on MANY items in the store!

13 comments:

Moni said...

Beautiful card, gorgeous colours you used! Hugs, Moni

Benedicte said...

beautiful card, with beautiful colours :-)

hugs, Benedicte

Tracey said...

This is a gorgeous card Jeanette! A fabulous job on your first round-up!!

Sue said...

beautiful card i luv the sentiment have seen these think in need them,sue.x

~Denise Lynn~ said...

This is gorgeous Jeanette! I love the triangle fold and the pretty papers. The sentiment looks beautiful framed in the circles. It's a simple beautiful card! :)

Janette said...

beautiful card Jeanette! Love the design and the dp too. I got Eva for Christmas and have not had a chance to use it yet- thanks for the inspiration

Heather Bradley said...

Beautiful card Jeanette, love the way it opens and the colours are beautiful too :0)
**Hugs** Heather x

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Wonderful design Jeanette, love the sentiment and gorgeous colours, Hugs, Nikki x

Chrissy D said...

I love it Jeanette! You rocked this! Absolutely gorgeous!!! TFS!

Chrissy D said...

Jeanette, this is absolutely stunning! I have not tried this type of card yet - I will have to give it a whirl! Thanks for the inspiration!!!

mar1ene said...

Another great project.. so love the papers!!
Hugs, marlene x

Kelly said...

Beautiful Jeanette!! Love the colors!! Great job!!

Love the new banner too, so very soft and pretty!!

Hugs, K

bsgstamps4fun: Barb Gault said...

This is gorgeous, I really like the card fold also, may give it a try. tfs

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