Thursday, August 25, 2011

So Many Hats So Little Time!

Happy Thursday, everyone! I hope you are having a great week! It is just flying by here. I can't believe it is almost the weekend again. Sheesh, where does the time go? Speaking of time...
Time is the theme of my card today. I started out with white card stock and then dabbed on Tim Holtz Spiced Marmalade, Fired Brick and Old Paper Distress Ink. Then I inked a Hero Arts stamp with Tea Dye Distress Ink and stamped it over the colors for a subtle background image. I used a K Andrew stamp from her Fashionable Friends set.
Aren't the sentiments fabulous?! At least $1 from every set sold directly benefits Cancer Angels. Great stamps - great cause! Click HERE to purchase your own set.

  • K Andrew Fashionable Friends Stamp Set - So many little time
  • Heritage - hat stand at 2"
  • Sophisticated - clock at 1"
  • Forever Young - flowers at 1" and 1/2"
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink - Spiced Marmalade, Fired Brick, Old Paper and Tea Dye
  • Hero Arts - large stamp of clocks 
  • Hobby Lobby Ribbon - rest from my stash
  • iRock - gems
  • Foam Tape - to adhere hat stand and clock
I am entering this in the Frosted Designs Fabulous Friday Challenge - Clocks and Time Pieces

Thanks so much for stopping by today! Have a great day :)


Dr Sonia S V said...

Such a lovely sheen the flower has ans so lovely the bead strand looks on your hat Lisa!


Amy said...

I love how you created your own patterned paper- of course it goes perfectly! How awesome- Tim would be proud! The hat is so pretty and I love the pearl trim! Super job! :)Amy

scrappinC said...

WOW! what a great card, love how you designed your own paper.
Have a great day.
Cindy Lou

Rez P. said...

Hi Lisa,
Wow! Absolutely Stunning. Your creations always amazed me.
Hugs with Aloha,
karezma Kreations

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Looks like this card belongs in a hat shop showcasing hats & your talent. Did you know you can enter up to 3 times in the You Had Me At Craft Wk#12 Made It Myself that ends 8/26, then there is also Love to Crop Add ribbon & bling that you can enter as many new that ends today 8/25 & Tuesday Throwdown #63 Dimension & Texture that end 8/29.
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

TuttleTime said...

What a cute card. I love the hat and pearl trim. Love the touch of lace, too. Very nice...Hope you win the challenge you are submitting to.

Jayne said...

Great card Lisa.Love the colours and the flower and pearls on the hat.
Jayne x

girlia said...

Love those pearls on that hat

Maribel said...

Perfect sentiment and perfect card! I love the flowers that you made. I need this cart! I still can't believe I don't have it! Beautiful details!

Linda B said...

A great card... terrific use of Distress Inks. I LOVE the look!!! I am obsessed with them and am bent on buying every color. But my reasoning is "you can do so much with them!) Right?
Have a wonderful evening, Lisa!

jo ( said...

This is just gorgeous! I love it! :)

Sherrie K. said...

Your card is just gorgeous! I love your attention to detail. The hat is so pretty with the pattern paper used and the pretty pearls...great touch! I would have never thought of using lace on a card and it brings such elegance to your card...very clever! Thanks for sharing...beautiful work!
Sherrie K

Karen said...

My friend... how I love this creation. :o) Lace, pearls, ribbon, and flowers? **swoon** This is just gorgeous! You are a pro at backgrounds (well, and everything else too) because I completely thought that was store-bought paper. This isn't the first time you've fooled me at first glance. ;) All the colors are beautiful and it creates such a wonderful, vintage, feminine vibe. The sparkly accents on the clock are fabulous, too. Stunning card once again, my super crafty friend! :o) (Guess what? My boyfriend knows you by name! I talk about your cards often enough that he totally knows you. Teehee!)

Hugs and blessings! :o)

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

So pretty! Great trim around the hat, and love the colors!


Doris P. said...

perfect saying and so true for so many roles we play in life!! LOVE the pearls :)

Diane Hodrick said...

This is such a cute card...and the sentiment is the colors you chose to work with....really great work!

Staying Crafty said...

This is adorable!

Arlene said...

This is a lovely card...reminds me of my life these days! Love the colors as well and the pearls on the hat! Beautiful.

Cindy said...

Hi Lisa,BEAUTIFUL job with this card!I just LOVE all the sweet details and the pretty hat,to CUTE!and the flower is soo pretty to,SUPER SUPER job as always my friend!!:)

Nita T. said...

Gosh Lisa, you always have so many beautiful DETAILS on your creations, and each one is perfectly designed and place. I am in AWE of you, I truly am. :)

When you get a chance, I have an award for you.


JustYolie said...

Lisa your cards are always amazing!
When you get chance, please stop by my blog. I have a giveaway and freebie.

Kelly S said...

Gorgeous card, Lisa! I love the lace and the pearls. So pretty!


PinkBlingCrafter said...

Adorable card Lisa!! Love the pearls on the hat:) Have a fabulous weekend!


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