Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Cosmopolitan Neopolitan

Now say that 3X real fast!  That's the Tuesday Trigger on Moxie Fab World this week.  These yummy treats are the inspiration:

Aren't these just to die for? 

My cards aren't very cosmopolitan because I was in a vintage mood today;  but they are neopolitan.  I love those colors!

This first card came about because I had the stamps out from the SCS CAS122 challenge - Play on Words.
This one isn't intended to be CAS but it's definitely cleaner than the next one.

                                   

This one is for my girly ballerina.  I hope she likes it.  She's 8 and this is the first "grown-up" style card I've made her.



Little bits of love all clustered together.

Supplies:
Paper - Papertrey Ink, Girls Paperie Vintage Whimsey, Neenah
Ink - SU Close to Cocoa, Pink Pirhouette
Stamps - Papertrey Ink Chair-ished, On my Couch, Beautiful Botanicals
Accessories - Digital image - Made by Janet, Ribbon - Memrie Mare, Crochet Lace - May Arts, MS butterfly punch, stick pin, beads, button, twine, paper roses, chipboard heart, chunky glitter, sewing machine, paper doily


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15 comments:

jen said...

that first one is just as fun as can be- but that second one!!! *happy sigh* oh, it took my breath away! your sweet girl will ADORE it & be so happy to receive such a grown-up treasure!!! :D

~amy~ said...

Such fun pink cards!!

Riet said...

What a gorgeous cards Charlene.

Hugs Riet.xx

Lindsay said...

These are gorgeous Charlene! Love the shabby details! So pretty!

Meg said...

Oh, I am in love with that "grown-up" card--it is just so vintage-y fabulous. I'm sure she will be treasuring it for years to come!

Monica said...

Hi Charlene,

These cards are magical... something so heavenly about them, specially the second one.

xxx Monica

Regina Easter said...

Wow charlene this is one sweet project. Hugs

Marlena M. said...

These are beautiful! Your ballerina will love the card. ;)

onecraftymama said...

omgosh, how could she not love it? I hope you can tuck it in a frame for her, because it would look lovely hanging on the wall :)
I love the clusters you've created on both cards - they really draw my eye :)

Karin (Peppermintpatty) said...

Oh My, what beautiful vintagey cards LOVE them!!!

Joan Ervin said...

Ooooh, both your vintage beauties are gorgeous, Charlene!!!! You got the trigger colors perfect and what beautiful details...WOW!!!! The round doily die is sooo pretty and your second card for your *grownup* ballerina is just precious!!!!

Sue from Oregon said...

These are purrrrty Charlene!

Cath said...

Hey Charlene! Thanks for linking these up to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

Kitika said...

How lovely, I really enjoyed it. Very nice and inspirational card.

Jen Cuthbertson said...

What lovely cards for the Trigger! I love that the ballerina card is the first grown up one for your daughter! I'm excited to be crafting with you at part of the RN DT!