This little card is a scrap card. I knew what colors I wanted on the card, so I dug through the scrap pile. I used Honey, Sky, and Cranberry. This card is 4 3/4 x4 3/4, simply because I have 5x5 envelopes. I used the In the Background stamp set and the Geometric Background stamp set to add some interest to some of my scraps. I wanted some patterned paper to pull it all together. Of course, I don't have such a creature. I could have 5,000 sheets of paper and it never fails, I don't have what I want. But alas, the beauty of Close to My Heart is that we have inks that match our paper, so I created my own. The floral paper was made using the Girls Rock stamp set. I just random stamped a strip. I cut a star shape from some White Daisy cardstock with the cricut. I then adhered all my strips of random sizes and colors in no particular order to the star. I then trimmed around the star. Voila! A cute little patterned star. The strips were aligned straight across, but after I was done I thought it was much more fun to turn the star on it's side. I cut out two more little stars, tied a little hemp bow, added some sparkle, added my banner and called it done.
I thought it turned out pretty cute. I think it's the fun colors that draw me in. I have a feeling I'll be making more of these. They are just fun!
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