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Friday, 26 November 2010

SAME BUT DIFFERENT!

Hi there...a while back I made 2 cards but using the same stamp & layout.  A bit lazy really but I don't seem to be in the mood for card making these days at all.....I blame my journal book hahaha!!!

I used a stamp which has the whole alphabet on it and highlighted the appropriate letter for the recipient. The 1st one was for my lovely friend Tracey, whose fave colour is orange.  The background is distress inks (the flower stamp was a freebie in CS). 

This one has a paper background from Prima.  Both have ye olde doilies & ribbons to finish.  Seeemples hahaha


Thank you for taking a peep today!  HUGS XXX

11 comments:

Wipso said...

Both really pretty cards and although using same stamp are both really different. Well done you.
A x

Dawn said...

Oh lovely idea Karen and two stunning cards (I know what you meen about making cards) I have only made one Christmas card Oh My Goodness what will I do? mmmm lol

Love Dawn xx

Kaz said...

Fab cards Karen. funny that, I did Tracey an orangey one too!!
Love that stamp xx

Kathy said...

Just having a catch up after a busy week with no time for blogging!
Love the twinchies and your other various bits and bobs - it's lovely to see all this creativity

cornishmist - thats me ju x said...

I like this idea karen, showing the 2 cards with one stamp may nick the idea lol, love both cards but my fav is the 2nd one but dont know why lol must be the colours
Hope your coping in the snow..... ju x

Gez said...

Both beautiful cards Karen. :) I know what you mean about card making.. my art journal seems to have taken center spot at the mo!
Hope you have a great weekend. Hugs, Gez.xx

Cheryl said...

oh hun once again you have come up with too amazing cards,just love them to pieces,hugs cheryl xxxx

Traceyr said...

I love my card Karen thank you and my initial is glossy accented too.

I have both of these stamps that you used on my card and will be taking inspriation from my card to make some cards of my own. Thank you.

x x :)

Hazel said...

What lovely cards - haven't come across that stamp before (think it might go on my wish list) x

melody said...

whoa..check out all that stampin ~ what fabulous cards chickie..lovin those butterflies..and scrumptious colors

Bleubeard and Elizabeth said...

This reminds me of the Somerset Magazine feature in which one stamp is used for many purposes. You did an excellent job of making two very different cards using the same stamp. Way to go!