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Saturday, January 14, 2012

Love with Lavender &Gray

The challenge at Joans Garden this week is;
Create a Valentine in "non-traditional" colors

Use some kind of lace

Use a flower - rose if possible

Use a key - optional

I saw a card on one of my blog hops this past week that I thought was lavender and gray. Given the challenge I thought that would be perfect colors. I went to my PC Crafter digital files because I knew I had paper in there with keys on it, printed in lavender and hunted for a companion paper I could print in gray.
I went back to check out the card and found out it was really coco and lavender. I think lavender & gray is still non-traditional. I was able to find a rose and lace to match my lavender. My sentiment is from JustRite's Romantic Sentiments.
I hope you are having a fun weekend.


Marge said...

This is sooo beautiful, Colleen!!! May have to consider doing this challenge, as DD loves non-traditional colors -- I sooo LOVE having her living nearby again!

The Other Patti Sue said...

Just love this girly work of art! Your color combo is pure perfection!

Sarah said...

Your card is gorgeous! I've always loved those colors together. Hugs, Sarah

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

You have really made a gorgeous card here, Colleen! Great color combo and that rose was such a perfect detail!

Betty Benton said...

This is a most beautiful Valentine -- love that color combo!

Olga said...

WOW!!!! Gonna be hard to top that one!!!

Patti P. said...

I love the lavender and gray combo and what a pretty LO...good job on this beauty.

Memaw said...

This is adorable - I really love the colors

Caroline D. said...

Beautiful card!! I love how you incorporated all the challenge elements and using the key paper is so awesome!!

Selma said...

So Gorgeous Colleen. Your colors are so pretty and you have created a very elegant card. Thanks for joining us again in our challenge at Joan's Gardens. We love to see your work.

Joan Fricker said...

Colleen,I love the color combination and the details are just beautiful.

Thanks so much for joining us at Joan's Gardens for our weekly challenge.