Sunday, 18 August 2013

More patterns than you could shake a stick at!

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Hey!

It's Sunday and this is the first of my scheduled posts for a week - fingers crossed it's worked! Hopefully I should now be scoffing some gelato by now in Italy. :)


So it's not only Sunday, it's the 18th of the month which means it's time for a new Uniko Studio challenge! The challenge this month is a sketch challenge and Uniko Studio DT teamie Gayatri has whipped up this sketch for us to follow:

I hope you can see that I followed the sketch almost identically. I had an occasion in my head to stamp for (My brother and SIL's anniversary) before I jetted off on holiday so the I made the occassion and the challenge work together. :)

The tiny hearts are stamped from Flower Fusion #3 on to Pure Poppy card and cut out. I added some doodles with my white gel pen to decorate them. The big heart is a die cut spare I had and I decorated it with Background Builders: Chevrons.

I was originally going to go plain and white with this card, but I'm still learning to embrace patterns and colours. Too much pattern on this? It didn't give me a headache to look at it....that's usually a good sign! Ha!

I hope you can join in the fun with us. Here are the challenge deets:
  • You have until September 14th 09:00 UK time, to link your card up below
  • Winners will be announced by September 17th
  • Please add the Uniko Studio Challenge badge & link back to the challenge 
  • If you don't have a blog to link back to the challenge, don't worry. Just use "USC"+ as your tag. For example, for our first challenge use "USC1"
  • Showcase any Uniko Studio product: clear stamps, dies, digital pattern paper, digital cut files, or digital stamps. If you haven't purchased any Uniko Studio products, fear not. Plenty of freebies here.
The Prizes!
  • A £10 Gift Certificate to the Winner & Guest Design Team spot on the blog for the next challenge
  • Top Three Spotlight
Thanks so much for stopping by here today. Fingers crossed the rest of my scheduled posts work!

Ciao, peeps! :)

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 Products Used
N.B The patterned card base is by a.muse and is no longer available :(



   













7 comments:

Lynn said...

I love the mix/match of patterns and the sweet little clothespin. Fabulous layout for the sketch Aimes! I see you've arrived in Italy...hope you have a fabulous time!

Maureen said...

How can I resist that sweet little peg, Duchess? And I LOVE the patterned paper! OH, have a wonderful time in Italy! I hope you'll share some pics :) ox hmmm, gelato!

Elaine said...

This card is just lovely. The mix of patterns and colors . . . perfection!

Laurie said...

Ok this is seriously gorgeous! I love the patterns and that clothespin! Adorable!!

vickiscraft said...

Great card Aimes, the colours are amazing!

Vicki x

Beverley said...

Beautiful mix of patterns & loving the colour combo too. Have a wonderful holiday :) Hugs Bev x

Amber Holder said...

This looks awesome! I love the mix of patterns :)


Best crafty wishes!
Amber
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