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Saturday, 18 August 2012

Ice Cream ?

Fashionable Stamping challenge last week asked for ice cream colours, I'm not really an ice cream fan, when I do have ice cream it has to be a chocolate coated one, Magnum or my favourite very dark chocolate bournville ones, sometimes I'll have a coffee one or when I can find it Maple Syrup ! none of these colours make for a very exciting colour scheme so I had to include a little pink although I really can't stand strawberry icecream . My card also follows Try It On Tuesdays sketch. I had been messing about trying to make vellum poinsettias so the flowers are left overs from that.The papers are all freebies from a magazine. We are off to London on Monday for a few days so won't be any crafting and worst of all I won't have any internet access !   I'm hoping I come back with a bit more energy and inspiration.

Fashionable Stamping - Ice cream colours
Try It On Tuesday - sketch

11 comments:

  1. Hi Joan, I certainly like the sound of Maple Syrup ice cream! Your card is beautiful, I just love that image. Hope you have a good break and come back itching to craft...A x

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  2. Hello Joan
    I love Magnums TOO.... I ce cream colours are mellow and you have have designed a card that is just so but you have added some Chocolate, via the ribbon, it looks great.
    Smiles:)
    Sue

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  3. Yum, Magnums, delicious flavours Joan. Your card is gorgeous, and the colours match beautifully. Thank you for joining us at FSC this time.
    Yvonne x
    p.s.
    With my other hat on, thank you for sharing it with us at TioT's as well

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  4. Smashing and pretty card Joan, x

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  5. The flowers are wonderful. You used one of my favorite Paperbag stamps. Thanks for joining us at FSC this fortnight.

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  6. Its ages since I had a Magnum ice cream! Mmmmm!!!
    Love this card Joan, and such a lovely image,
    Thanks for joining us at FSC
    Avril xx

    Also, wearing my other 'hat'..
    Thanks for joining us at TioT wigth this lovely card.

    pps. Have a great time in London.

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  7. Beautiful colour choice and stamp, all make for a gorgeous card.
    Thank you for sharing with us at FSC.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  8. MMMMMMM Almond Magnums - nuts, chocolate and ice cream - what's not to like? Great card and I think it befits from a little strawberry colouring!! Thanks for joining us at TioT. Cindy

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  9. LOVE this card of yours, nice and yummy colors!

    Thanks for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

    xxx Ellie xxx

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  10. How beautiful, this is my kind of card, loving the vintage style, thank you so much for sharing with us at FSC. XX

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  11. A really gorgeous creation Joan and seems like you're a fan of the same ice cream as me!
    Thanks for sharing this with us at the FSC summer challenge.
    Fliss xx

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