Sunday, April 1, 2012

I'm in the mood for cards....

Happy Sunday, Peeps! Stopping by this morning with a quick card and envelope that I made! I made this card for my hubby and used the following challenges as a guide (well actually the challenges inspired the card...heheee):

Unity Stamp Company Challenge: Doors and Windows- I created a door to open up!
Unity Opportunity Challenge- use flowers (Ippity Stamp - Simple Peace, Love, Happy- I used the bicycle wheels to stamp the flowers on the inside door cover, Ippity Stamp- Sweet Paper Pals- the girl is a flower pattern)
The Paper Variety- Create a matching envelope that uses 2 elements from your card- I stamped the Paper Pals and used Washi Tape on both.

Loved all of these challenges because I usually never make my cards interactive even though I love it when other people make fun, interactive cards! Also because it got me to use 4 out of several of the gorgeous Unity stamps that I received via mail last week right away and to dig into my SC kit stash for embellies!!! And, duh I should be stamping on all my envelopes to coordinate with my cards all of the time because it's so quick, easy, and adds such a personal touch! What have you learned recently from participating in challenges? I'd love to know....

Oh, and Linking up with the current NEON challenge at Do More With Less

Oh, just in case you love these stamps as much as I do...these are the four that I used:
Ippity: Life Bingo
Ippity: Sweet Paper Pals
Ippity: Simple Peace, Love, Happy
Unity and Simple Stories: {...specialize in memories}

Well, I hope everyone has a beautiful week! Thanks so much for stopping by!


  1. Super cute Nitasha! Isn't the matching envelope an "a-ha" moment? lol! thanks for playing along at The Paper Variety.
    -Suzanne TPV dt

  2. You card is adorable!! So glad you played along with the Ippity Challenge!!

  3. Love the colors and the persosn diecuts <3
    Thank you playing along with us at The Paper Variety :)

  4. Oh I think that is so adorable, love the people diecuts!

  5. what a great card and envelope set. thanks for playing along with The Paper Variety.

  6. So cute! Love the fun mix of elements and unique colours! :)

  7. Adorable and I love the matching envelope! Thanks for joining us at The Paper Variety.

  8. Love this!!! That orange tape is calling my name! Where did you get it from? I LOVE how the card opens and the stamping you did- especially the little banners on the inside of the cover! The envelope is PERFECT! Thanks for linking it up to my challenge over at DMWL!

    1. Thank you! The tape is from Target! It's in the office supply section! I love Target!

  9. I love your card and envelope! It's so cute!
    Happy week.

  10. Very pretty! Thanks for joining us at TPV!!


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