1.06.2014

Will you be my Valentine?


Hi friends!   

There's romance in the air!  
Each place I'm bumping into around the big world of the internet,
I'm spying beautiful Valentines cards, hearts, and lots and lots of love!
I absolutely ADORE making Valentines cards!

Lucky me, there's a new Riley and Company Challenge 
this week by DT member, Joy ~
Her theme: Celebrate Anything.
I'm celebrating love ~ love for my husband, children,
our crazy pets, the blessed life God has given to us
 
 
  
 
For my card today, I'm using Stamping Riley ~
how cute is he, stamping out his little Valentines!
I bet one for sure is going to Sophie :)
I paired my card with some cranberry crisp 
to give my card a deeper hue than red ~
followed by using up some more scraps from the scrap pile basket.
I added a few scattered pearls around the card for a little texture :)

You can find the link up to the Riley and Co challenge here
and the DT blogs to inspire your celebration creativity!
 
 I'll be entering my card to the
 Unscripted Sketches #238. My card was created using the sketch,
 which I love so much!  I'll be using this sketch again ~ thank you!

 
I'll also enter this into Make it Monday#173 - Anything Goes
My Craft Creations - Anything Goes 
Send a Smile 4 kids ~ Valentines for a child
Crafting from the heart - Pearls or buttons
The Squirrel and the Fox - Anything Goes
 and my personal challenge below:
7/100
I wanted to wish you all prayers in the winter storm's path.
Watching CNN has been frightful and I hope everyone
 is staying safe and warm and at home if you can!
Be well and know that if I could box up some of our Florida
sunshine and send some warmth your way, I surely would.
Big hugs, Bigger Blessings!
~Kelly


28 comments:

  1. Aww Kelly you have really made a sweet card here - love the layout - might have to sketch that one to use myself!!
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  2. Hi Kelly, your card is adorable, Someone will be very happy receiving this on Valentine's Day. I enjoyed reading your post! I'm coming from MIM.

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  3. I love so many things about this card, the colours are great together and that moose is just too cute. I just want to hug him. Thanks for sharing your take on this weeks sketch at Unscripted Sketches.

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  4. How cute is that---Stampin' Riley!! What a delightful Valentine card, Kelly!!

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  5. Adorable take on the sketch! Perfect Valentine's card! Thanks for playing at US!

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  6. Kelly, this is so adorable, inside and out.

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  7. Fabulous take on the sketch and a perfect mix of DSP. Love your fun image and this precious card.

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  8. Well, Kelly, I'm LOVE'ing this card! It's just so LOVEly!

    Seriously, I do love it. The papers are so fun and that cute Riley... well what's not to love about Riley, right?

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  9. AW!! Riley is just so adorable making his Valentine cards! :) Love the colors and papers!

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  10. This is so adorable!! Riley is so cute!! I love the papers you used!! What a fabulous card!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  11. Love this cute little Rily and those "love" patterned papers are so cute and fun! Fantastic card.
    Lynn

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  12. Oh my goodness! I love this! Really loving that you did the inside of the card to! Fabulous front design!

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  13. Cute, cute, cute! Great Valentine!

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  14. Aww...Riley's stamping! This is such a sweet card and I love the colors!

    With all of the cold weather, I've bypassed Valentines and went straight to spring! I'm ready for some daffodils and jacket weather!!

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  15. Oooh! Yes!! Someone else who's liking the aqua/red/pink combo! I'm planning some cute/retro-ish valentine cards with these colors, myself! (28 days of 'I love you' for DH ;) )
    Thanks for all the thoughts, and prayers! Your comment made my heart sing!
    Hugs & blessings

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  16. That is the cutest image! I like the colors and use of scrap papers. Great card!

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  17. Great card sketch and love all the fun patterns of paper.

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  18. Cute card and I love the sketch!!!!

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  19. Adorable! Thanks for playing with US this week!

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  20. I am loving Riley making cards! Such a sweet valentine! I love how you are able to used small pieces of pattern together and make it work so seamlessly! I wish I was in FL with you this week. -4 degrees yesterday and a heat wave of 2 today! First time pipes ever froze here, but thank goodness they didn't break and my hubby was able to defrost with a hairdryer. He chuckled as he is bald and said it was decades since he used one!

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  21. Love your cute and adorable image thankyou for joining our challenge at crafting from the heart.
    Hugs
    Fiona
    DT co-owner x

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  22. cute image and love the mix of papers and layout-thanks for joining us at Crafting From The Heart
    Carol DT x

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  23. What a super adorable card. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Make it Monday.

    Hugs,
    Rocio -DT

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  24. You made me smile with this stamp, it's totally adorable. Love your choice of colors and papers. Thank you for joining our challenge at Pile It On and I hope you will come back again.
    Hugs,
    Anna xxx

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  25. What a lovely card for any little person, thanks for entering the MCC challenge and good luck...Kathy xx

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  26. I know what you mean....I'm all about hearts and love right now too, seeing all the online inspiration. Love your sweet card and beautiful papers.

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  27. Loving this card and the layout is great too! Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart.

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