Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Paper Smooches: I'm So Sorry

I was having the most fun playing with the set from Paper Smooches called Free Spirits (which, by the way, is a freebie with $60 purchase through September!)  It is full of fun glasses for wine and margaritas and other exotic drinks, along with cherries and ice cubes and umbrellas.  I had out neon inks and I was going for the margarita but nothing was quite working.  Then I saw two glasses stamped on my scratch sheet - one upright and one sideways - and the light bulb came on!

I'm So Sorry

You'll see right away that I got away from the neon margaritas.  I'm still going to play with that idea - but I was slightly handicapped in this card in that the only empty glass that I could spill was the wine glass so this card went a whole different color direction.

I'm submitting this to Simon Says Anything Goes.
  • Stamps: Paper Smooches Free Spirits, Word Up, Borderlicious
  • Paper: scraps
  • Ink: Memento Black, Delicata Gold
  • Accessories: Avery Elle sequins Lemonade and Kraft

24 comments:

  1. This is adorable! Love the "wine" sequins spilling!

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  2. So very clever for a 'Sorry' card... love the tumbling sequins :0) Look forward to seeing the neon margaritas :0)
    Jenny x

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  3. CLEVER, CLEVER, CLEVER card!!! Love it!

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  4. Such a cute card!! Great idea :)

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  5. I think you went in a great direction with the spilled wine glass and tumbling sequins. Perfect for a 'sorry' card! Clever you! You've been an amazing GD over a PS - hope you'll continue playing with PS, because you and their stamps are such an awesome match!!
    c

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  6. Too, TOO clever!!! (and CUTE!!!)

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  7. How cute having the sequins falling out of the glass. :)

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  8. No wonder you were chosen to be a guest designer for PS! Your cards are just adorable!!!

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  9. Totally love this card! And the story about how it came together!

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  10. Love this!! Great idea! You have fabulous cards!

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  11. Kim....this is about as clever as they come! Love it.

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  12. Oh I love those lightbulb moments! So clever and so perfectly put together!

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  13. This is such an awesome idea! I love the sequins spilling out.

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  14. Fun card and such a great idea to use the sequins!

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  15. I just adore the visions you have for using stamps! What a fun way to send regrets and keep things light-hearted! I'm loving the spilled sequins and glass half-filled! Genius!

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  16. Ditto on the previous comment! What a cute card!

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  17. I love how scratch pad art works sometimes! What a wonderful idea! Every time I see your sequins, I think I need to try that. Somehow they never look quite that good.

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  18. Saw this on the PS blog and it blew me away...awesome use of sequins!

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  19. Just when I think I know how to use sequins on my own cards you come up with another great idea!!
    So now I HAVE to get me some sequins in different sizes too, ha, ha.
    Great idea!! Love it.
    Bye,

    Marjolein

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  20. Love you fabulous fun card.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge.

    luv
    Debby

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