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Just Add Blue….Just Because!


This week’s challenge on Just Add Ink is to Just Add Blue – not just because it’s a fabulous colour (my favourite, even!), but because it’s Anxiety and Depression Awareness month. Anxiety and depression are hugely common in today’s high-pressure, ‘must-achieve’ world – so it’s good to be aware and help remove the stigma associated with them.

I love the new blue, Marina Mist – it’s totally dreamy! When I saw this challenge, and the extra ‘challenge’ attached to it, I knew what I was going to make and who for. So here it is:

The optional extra to this week’s ‘challenge’ was to send this to someone you care about – just because! So this will go in the post tomorrow morning, and wing it’s way to someone special who needs a little lift right now.  Here’s a peek at the inside, before I write in it!

Stampsets: Word Play, Silhouette Sentiments

Cardstock: Marina Mist, Whisper White

Ink: Marina Mist

Accessories: Scallop Trim Border Punch, Elegant Bouquet Embossing Folder, Marina Mist 5/8 ” Satin Ribbon, Neutrals Designer Button (Whisper White), Linen Thread

18 Comments leave one →
  1. 17/10/2010 23:04

    This is really beautiful, Bron. I love the tiny Silhouette Sentiments stamp on the inside; what a sweet touch.

  2. 18/10/2010 00:23

    love the simplicity & tranquility of your card Bron

  3. 18/10/2010 05:31

    oh that is lovely Bron!! perfect infact!!

  4. 18/10/2010 06:04

    Jaw dropping! The marina Mist is beautiful against the WWhite. I like that you carried over a small element to the inside too. The satin ribbon is to die for 🙂 Beautiful Bron – well done you!

  5. 18/10/2010 10:42

    Love the ribbon and button combination a very pretty card

  6. 18/10/2010 11:42

    Holy CRAP that is absolutely stunning. I am CASEing this one for sure!!!!

  7. 18/10/2010 13:29

    Your Card is just gorgeous- I love the Marina Mist Satin ribbon too 🙂

  8. 18/10/2010 16:48

    This is such an elegant and beautiful card Bron! I LOVE that ribbon too.

  9. 19/10/2010 02:57

    Gorgeous, Bron. Marina Mist looks stunning against Whisper White! Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink and supporting Anxiety and Depression Awareness Month.

  10. 19/10/2010 12:08

    Gorgeous card Bron! I love your bow. I’m sure the recipient loved everything about it too 🙂

  11. 19/10/2010 18:23

    Your embossing, the bow and the inside all add up to make one very LOVELY CARD!

  12. 20/10/2010 14:49

    Very, very pretty. Love the ribbon effect.

  13. 20/10/2010 19:29

    A beautiful card, I have been trying to avoid buying more embossing folders but your card encourages me to get this one too!

  14. 20/10/2010 21:23

    Wow stunning card Bron, I love it. Rats you have just added more on to my wish list lol.

  15. 21/10/2010 19:46

    I really like this card and the satin ribbon really sets it off:)

  16. Steph permalink
    22/10/2010 13:49

    Lovely – gorgeous colour


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