10.07.2011

A Friday Full of Fun For Friends wit Flair!

Tee-hee...that was a fun title. Just say'n. BUT, today IS, indeed, a Friday FULL of fun! You see, in this post, I am showing off my card for the Moxie Fab Tuesday Trigger and Friends With Flair Friday and in the NEXT post (also going up today) you get to see my Skipping Stones Design Feature Friday post! HOLY LOTSA FUN, BATMAN!!! Go ahead...do a little happy dance...I know you want to... Oh. That's just me? Okay, then. I'm perfectly content to do the happy dance all on my own! YAYHAPPYDANCE!!!!

K. So, uuuummm...here's the card:

Thank You


When I saw the trigger below ALL I could think of was those beautiful layers of sweet and yummy caramel. So, after deciding that layering strips of actual caramel on a card probably wouldn't work as well as I would like, I decided to go with some fabulous trims, instead. I found them to be MUCH less sticky and a bit more 'mail friendly', one might say. Just say'n.


Thank You (detail)


The stamp is from the Unity Heartfelt Sentiments set and the trims are from *takes big 'ole breath*...May Arts (sheer, burlap string, silk), The Twinery (twine), Teresa Collins (lace& pleated with tulle), and some unknown company who makes really cute felt flower trim. *Let's breath out.* Yeah..I'm sorry, I don't know who makes that one, but if any of you can source it for me that would rock!

The button, however! (Yes. That is a complete sentence. Because I said it is, that's why.) THE BUTTON, HOWEVER! That is vintage. You see, I rediscovered an absolutely scrumptious vintage jar of vintage buttons on my brown shelf! I had forgotten that I had purchased it and I absolutely LOVE THESE BUTTONS! I had so much fun choosing one for this card. Just say'n.

vintage button jar


Yup. That's my vintage brown button jar. Yup. It makes me happy. Yup. It is making you happy right now, too. Yup. Everyone should have one because then everyone would be pretty much happy. Yup. Just say'n.

K. So that's what I have for you in THIS post, so YAY for a Friday full of fun for friends with flair!!!!

OH! And I'm also linking this up to the Less is More Eye Color challenge since my eyes are totally brown (dirt brown, as my lovely Hubbums likes to call them), and so this card is definitely showing off the browns! YAY for dirt brown eyes!!! Yeah....that's it.

K. Bye now. Happy Friday! Don't forget to come back to check out my SSD Feature Friday post. There will be donuts. Just say'n.

Oh...and by now you probably all think I've been eating candy for breakfast again, but I haven't! I just did Jillian's 30 Day Shred this morning for the first time in ages so I feel WICKED good and WAY too awake. K. That's all now. Later!

Jingle OUT! (No, for reals this time.)

48 comments:

  1. love this--love all the layers of ribbon

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  2. Great card! Love the texture to it.

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  3. Oh what decadent layers!! I absolutely love all those trims especially the felt flowers. You chose the perfect button to finish it off :)

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  4. I loooove the layered look! And it's SO not fair cracking me up this morning! I think your blog should come with a warning: THIS BLOGGER CAN CAUSE SERIOUS COUGHING. IF YOU HAVE A COLD OR FLU, TRY TO AVOID UNTIL COMPLETELY WELL! BWAHAHAHA!Really? Avoid YOUR blog just because of a little COUGHING? NEVER! You are just way toooooo fun!P.S. I've been collecting (hoarding) buttons since I was 8 years old. Seriously. I am addicted to them!

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  5. What a lovely card!! Great layers of trims!! Love it!!

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  6. Yummy inspiration! Fabulous job on the card

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  7. WOW! WOW! WOW! This is one stunning card. Love all the trims and your creative touch for this challenge.

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  8. Those are some gorgeous trims! Love the pleated tulle!

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  9. Love all your trim on this card and that jar of vintage buttons is mouth watering!

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  10. awesome card - love the use of ribbon as the focal point.

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  11. Oh my goodness, really? That dessert looks almost as good as your card. Almost. Love all of the layers of ribbon and trim. So pretty.

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  12. I want to pet the trims. Like, seriously :)
    Maybe for newbies there should be a warning - I've learned just don't drink anything while reading Jingle :)

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  13. This is a stunner! Love the trims...and the dessert.

    Warm hugs
    Maarit

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  14. Cool card! Love all the trim! :)

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  15. So, do you mean that your supplies are sorted by COLOR??? what a novel idea...LOVE it!

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  16. Oh... SO VERY pretty! Love the layering and embellishments! AWESOME card!

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  17. Oh how I love all those trims and ribbons and layers! The button, however...is my favorite!

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  18. Excellent card and that layering on the card is yummy just like caramel thingy! Great buttons and I love how you stored them in that jar...it's all about the presentation and you rocked it!

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  19. What an incredibly fun card! Love it!

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  20. Love all the trims. So pretty

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  21. Love your card! It is "simply" well designed! Love your blog - what a great sense of humor!

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  22. This is neat, and i bet it took you long time, too make this card.

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  23. Terrific card, I love all the texture
    Thank you
    Mandi LIM

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  24. This is a very decadent card!
    Just love that trim.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  25. this is beathtaking- just beauitful xx

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  26. beautiful card design, jingle! happy weekend!

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  27. Great card! I love those yummy layers. :)

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  28. LOVE your use of ribbons. I'm stingy with my ribbon...

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  29. I saw your name on the winner day list the other day- very cool, and so is your latest trigger creation!

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  30. I saw your name on the winner day list the other day- very cool, and so is your latest trigger creation!

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  31. Love the trim layers, great use of a photo for inspiration!

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  32. Gorgeous card Jingle. I just love the layers or lovely trims. So pretty! I also love your jar of vintage buttons. I love buttons! Have so many, but don't want to use them, thinking I am going to run out of pretty buttons... even thought I have 1000s... hmmm... is there group for button hoarders? lol

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  33. beautiful! love all those trims!

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  34. Beautiful! Your choice of trims on this card is just WOW!

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  35. Lovely card! Those ribbons are beautiful!

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  36. Gorgeous! Love all the trims and layers--they are so stunning!

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  37. Now that is a cool card! LOVE all of those trims, really great take on the Trigger.

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  38. Your trim layers are awesome...love the 'browns'!

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  39. Gorgeous! Love all these trims together!

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  40. Great card and Love the old jar of buttons!

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  41. Hey Jennifer! Thanks for linking this up to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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  42. beautiful card, I love the different types of ribbons and lace you used-gorgeous!

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  43. That card is SO elegant!!! :) I love your button collection - I adore natural warm colors. :)

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  44. Woo, Hoo, Jingle..congrats on your TT pick!

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  45. Bee-u-ti-ful, Jingle! Your layers of trim look delish. Congrats to you!

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  46. love this card. not sure if I commented already...but wanted you to know....even if I tell you twice...lol

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  47. so incredibly yummy, jingle!!! Congrats on the target!! :D

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