Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Getting Cricky Promotional Week - Day 4!

Happy Wednesday, everyone!! I hope you are having a great day!! Thanks for stopping by for Day 4 of Getting Cricky Promotional Week!! We have one more day of projects to share tomorrow before the U R So Sweet Blog Hop on Friday :)
For my card today, I used gorgeous paper from the My Mind's Eye Meadow Lark stack that I won from my sweet friend Karen of Little Scrap Pieces! I absolutely LOVE this paper...actually, I haven' seen any My Mind's Eye that I don't love!! The scallops are three sizes of Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels 4 and I attached them together with foam tape. I inked all of the edges with Tim Holtz Black Soot Distress Ink
I used a Spellbinders Borderabilities to cut the edge of the paper. In the holes that it created, I added crystal gems. I had some beautiful lace ribbon with the same curves, so I added that below. I used white organza and tied the center with a piece of black ribbon.

"I'll be there for you" is of course a mix and match sentiment from Owly Hoo, my featured stamp set for the week!! There are so many mix and match sentiments...perfect for any card, owly or not :)
To purchase this stamp set, or to see the entire line of K Andrew Design stamps, including the Valentine stamps that will ship today, and the two new pre-orders, click HERE!! But wait...before you visit her online store, I have a special offer for you!! If you use the code lisafreeship during the check-out process, you will get FREE SHIPPING!! What an awesome deal!!

I am also entering this card in the following challenges:
  1. Little Scrap Pieces Copy Cat Friday - Anything Goes
  2. Celebrate the Occasion - Challenge  #46 - Any Occasion/Use Polka Dots
  3. Made Especially For You - Use Three Ribbons
  4. Jaihart Just Lovely Designs - Linky Party
How would you like to win the Owly Hoo stamp set??!!

I will be giving away a set of Owly Hoo stamps to one lucky follower! There are several ways to enter so you will have lots of chances to win!! The only requirements to be eligible are:
  1. Be a follower
  2. Leave a comment with a way to contact you
If you are a follower and leave a comment, you will have (1) one entry into the drawing. Since I will have a project each day leading up to the hop on Friday, if you leave a comment each day you will have that many more chances! Click HERE for Day 1's post; HERE for Day 2; and HERE for Day 3. Here's how you could earn even more entries:
  1. Click HERE and leave a comment on the Getting Cricky blog telling Kristal I sent you and then come back and tell me you did this (5 extra entries)
  2. Click HEREand visit Kristal's store and tell me your favorite K Andrew Designs stamp set, then come back and tell me you did this (5 extra entries)
  3. Click HERE and hit the follow Getting Cricky on FB button (if you don't already) and leave a message on Kristal's FB wall that I sent you and come back and tell me (5 extra entries)
  4. If you order (or preorder) K Andrew Stamps and use the code lisafreeship for free shipping, you will get 10 extra entries into the drawing! Click HERE to order your stamps and then come back and tell me so I can count your extra 10 entries!!
That's 26 chances a day!! I know that's a lot to do, so to make this a little easier on you, if you do any of the extras, you can just leave one comment telling me you did them and I will make sure to give you the additional entries for each of the extras you do!! I will announce the winner on Wednesday, January 25th :)


47 comments:

  1. I love this card. I love the simple black and white. Adorable! Tlmiller.Tasha@gmail.com

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  2. Great card. Love the black and white. Thanks for playing along with us at ME4Y!!

    Be blessed, Beckie

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  3. Definitely romantic and elegant with the black and white. Your paper is fabulous. They all combine so beautifully.

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  4. Love it!!! I love black and white! Thanks for playing along at CTO!!

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  5. I love the black and white idea! So elegant and eyecatching!
    paravella@aol.com

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  6. Very pretty card! I love the black and white!

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  7. Lisa, my sweet and talented friend, this is exquisite! Black and white is innately elegant, but you made it even more breathtaking by your beautiful choices of lace, scallops, sparkles, and ribbon. The distressing is lovely. I love the look of nested layers and you chose perfectly with such distinguished yet perfectly coordinated patterns. :o) I LOVE THIS. Fantastic papers made marvelous by your creativity. :o) Inspiring work, my dear Lisa! :o)

    Hugs and blessings!
    http://kaleidoscopicsparkles.blogspot.com

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  8. Lisa, your card is just stunning!! I absolutely LOVE this paper and have to get some. Wow, I really love all the layering and the gorgeous scallop border, lace and gorgeous ribbon. Very inspiring and such a FANTASTIC card my friend:)
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  9. Lisa, you did an awesome job. I love it.
    Sherry

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  10. This card is so beautiful - I love it! :) Thanks for playing along with us at Made Especially For You!

    Ashley
    http://especiallymade.blogspot.com

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  11. Oh Lisa! This card took my breath away! It is so beautiful and elegant! The way that you layered it is fantastic! You are so talented girl!

    Hugs
    Chriss
    www.chrissandlou.blogspot.com

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  12. Very pretty Lisa, i have just started using nestabilities and I love them!! great job
    Kristan
    GCDT-Sister

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  13. Gorgeous card! Love the black and white -- the papers you used are beautiful.
    tcsobotka at charter dot net

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  14. Gorgeous and elegnt Lisa,love it. Fabulous how your lace matched your border.
    Hugs
    Jayne x

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  15. Hi Lisa, wow this is beautiful. Fabulous paper, gorgeous design, that lace...... Stunning!!!! I love your card so much!
    Shelly

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  17. Lisa this is so pretty and elegant! I love the layers, the papers, and the sentiment. It all goes perfect together.
    Hugs, Pam
    http://craftycards4u2.blogspot.com/

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  18. Gorgeous card- love the color scheme/lace/ribbon- just beautiful!!! Thanks for playing along at CTO this week! :)Amy

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  19. very nice card. love the lace touch. tfs. i'm a follower.
    littlen44 at gmail dot com

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  20. i'm a getting cricky fb fan. i follow kristal's blog and told her you sent me, my favorite stamp set is fall-o-ween.
    littlen44 at gmail dot com

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  21. Hi Lisa omg did you certainly made amazing use of of this paper stack! I love it I have been stalking AC Moore hoping they get more in! Thank you so much for joining my challenge. Karen

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  22. Gorgeous card. Love that paper.

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  23. Lisa, beautiful card! Love the scallop border! Thank you so much for entering this into my link party! Smiles, Jill

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  24. Really pretty and elegant card! Just stopping by from Jill's linky party :)
    Hugs,
    Heather P
    www.heather-p.blogspot.com/

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  25. This is beautiful! I love the bird with the sentiment!
    Lisa

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  26. Such a gorgous and elegant card. Thanks.

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  27. Went over to Getting Cricky Blog and let her know you sent me.
    marg0006@verizon.net

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  28. Beautiful card Lisa I just love the lace and the spellbinders have a great look.

    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com/

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  29. Wow, this card is just gorgeous! Love the black and white color combo and the lace. Just awesome!

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  30. Said hello on Getting Cricky from you!

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  31. I love the Hoot Owl set from K Andrews!! Love those cute owls!

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  32. I liked K Andrews on FB as Karen Ladd and said hello

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  33. Lisa - a beautiful card!! beyond words :) doris parkernana4@aol.com

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  34. OMG Lisa,Your card is BEAUTIFUL!FANTASTIC job!:)

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  35. This is gorgeous! I love the black and white and the sentiment is perfect. You are really making me want some spellbinders. Darn you :)

    Jessie

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  36. Love the B&W and all the beautiful details, great image! Thanks for joining us this week @ CTO for our polka dot challenge :)

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  37. Lovely card Lisa. I think this is the first time I've seen you use black & white exclusively. The results are great. Don't you love your spellbinders? I can't get enough of them. Great job my friend!

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  38. Very Pretty my friend!
    Miranda :)
    Getting Cricky JRDT Sister
    www.nanasscrapspot.com

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  39. Love the colors and paper! Thanks for playing @CTO!

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  40. Just gorgeous!!!!
    Thanks for joining us at CTO!

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  41. Beautiful card!

    Veronica Getting Cricky JrDT Sister
    mommyscraftycreations.blogspot.com
    mommyscraftycreations at gmail dot com

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  42. Oh Wow! I love black and white cards and this one is absolutely beautiful.
    I will have to get some spellbinders, they all look fabulous on your projects.
    Cindy Lou
    http://scrappinc.blogspot.com
    endurapuppy at yahoo dot com

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  43. I always love black and white together.

    Beautiful card,
    Georgiana
    Carson's Creations

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  44. Such an elegant and divine card! Love the black and white and that birdie!! Beautiful!

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  45. Lisa, I love the way you layered all the patterned paper...absolutely beautiful! :)

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  46. So stylish, just beautiful :)
    Cheers Jennie
    Getting Cricky Jnr DTM sister

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