Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Simon Says Come Rain or Shine!

Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge. Thank you for joining us for the  Cute and Cuddly Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too


This week the challenge is COME RAIN or SHINE!

We are showcasing Avery Elle Products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some we would love to see them used

As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store

You matter very much card

I have taken the abstract interpretation of  the challenge theme and made a card to give someone very special during difficult times. I have used the flower bouquet from Avery Elle's  Get Well stamp set as my focal point. On the background, I used Simon Says Stamp stencil called Ledger Drops and sponged Tumbled Glass  and Salty Ocean distress inks fading towards the edges of the card front. 

You matter very much closeup

I die cut the flower bouquet image using Stitched Rectangle die from Simon Says Stamp and adhered to the centre of the card front using foam adhesives. The sentiment is from Simon Says Stamp Friendly Flowers stamp set which I simply stamped on a strip of cardstock and trimmed at an angle. Finally added Raspberry sequins from Pretty Pink Posh to bring in a bit more of that pink colour from the flowers. I also brushed the flowers with clear shimmer.

You matter very much flat #1

So now it's YOUR turn, Happy Crafting


If you use instagram add  #ssswchallenge to your challenge entry uploads so we can see them on there too!

You have until Wed  8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in
No backlinking allowed, Only 5 new creations will be eligible in the prize draw


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Lorraine A said...

Beautiful card Gayatri, the colours and whole design of this is gorgeous and I am sure your friend will love it :-)

Lols x x x

Lin said...

Such a lovely interpretation of the challenge, Gayatri - you've used one of my favorite AE stamps!

Tenia Nelson said...

So so pretty!!

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card Gayatri! So sweet and pretty
Mandy xx

Stephanie said...

Stunning design, Gayatri! I love the addition of sequins! It really finishes the design off perfectly! :)

Simon Says Stamp!

Jingle said...

This is very pretty! I love the background!

Dawn T said...

such a cool card. Love the design

Shirley said...

Lovely card.

Susi said...

Gayatri, a card as beautiful as this one would bring "sunshine" into anybody's life! How sweet of you to send such a beautiful creation to a friend in need of encouragement. It's gorgeous!