Tuesday, November 8, 2011

RCC28 - Pillow Talk

It's finally here...time for me to make my Ribbon Carousel debut!!
And the very talented Ribbon Carousel Crew B designer, Andrea Ewen has chosen 
a really fun photo inspirational for this weeks challenge..."Pillow Talk".  

All the ruffles on those gorgeous pillows inspired me to use some gorgeous Burgundy Satin Pleated Ribbon (which is also available in 4 other yummy colors).  And for some fun texture, I added a scrap of burlap that I had laying around paired with some older October Afternoon designer paper.  The PTI buttons were tied with some delicious Cherry Divine Twine...I know it must be some sort of crafting sin, but this is the very first time I've ever used bakers' twine before!!  LOL  :)   

The adorable image I've used is Apple Cutie from none other than Your Next Stamp!!! Who also happens to be this weeks sponsor.  You'll want to play along because the prize is the adorable YNS Ellie Loves to Bake stamp set, which is just in time for the Holidays!!  :) 

We'd love for you to join us this week and you can click HERE for all the details.  But basically your creation can be anything you'd like, just be sure you use ribbon, bakers twine, lace, thread...(anything that comes on a spool)

I hope you will stop by to see all the inspiration Carousel Crew B has for you and leave them some love!!

Wendy Ramlakhan  (That's Me!)

Thanks so much for stopping by!!


June Nelson said...

Aw this is jiust the cutest littel card, the image is gorgeous the colouring is lovely, have a good day xxxxxxx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Hi Wendy!! Sorry I have been so bad at commenting on your blog lately. We are in the process of trying to sell our home and life has taken over so to speak.

Your card is gorgeous!! I just love all the texture, your stunning coloring and your take on the inspiration with all your added ruffles. That flower is gorgeous!!

By the way...your profile picture is beautiful!!

Dawn Easton said...

SOOOOOO cute! LOVE how you colour her hair. Wish I could do that! Must practice ;)

Beautiful creation!

Karen (Your Next Stamp) said...

LOVE your sweet card Wendy! Your ribbon ruffle and fun bow are FABULOUS!!!

Sylvia said...

oh Wendy, your card is so beautiful and the coloring is just PERFECT *wow* I absolutely adore how you colored her hair!!!
Sylvia xx

Kim O'Connell said...

Yep. Her hair is awesome, but those apples and boots looks so shiny, too! Psyched to be on this team with you!! XOXOXO

Laura Davis said...

This is adorable, awesome coloring!!!

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

OHHHHHHHHH! I just love that ribbon! BEAUTIFUL card with lots of details and texture! LOVE LOVE LOVE:) Welcome to the RCC team!! HOOOORAY!

Corinna said...

Wendy, this is such a fabulous card! Your coloring skills are just MAD-Good and I love the layout too! Thanks so very much for becoming a crewmate! I am so tickled that you accepted the invitation to join the team. ;)

Anita said...

Adorable card! I love your ribbon flower.

Mary J said...

Oh Wendy I am so jealous of your fab colouring skills! Look at those delicious apples and her hair!

hey, did I say before how much I love your new profile piccie?! You are gorgeous!

coldwaters2 said...

Wowwww Wendy this is absolutely beautiful, the colours are gorgeous, that background is super, the image, ribbon and flower look terrific, awesome.
Lorraine x

Andrea Ewen said...

Oh, my goodness, Wendy your coloring skills are amazing! If I had one-tenth of your talent, I would put images on all of my cards! I love all the different ribbons you used, from the pleated satin to the twine to that super burlap! Your card is full of visual interest...although I prefer to say eye candy! :) Simply gorgeous!

Paula (PEP) said...

I've NEVER used twine before so I have that to come.......... especailly having seen the way it picks up on the apple pips paper here. There's a lot of texture in this & I love your colouring of those apples & the way you've given them a warm glow. The various greens add to the sense of "apple" too for they build on that one green apple on your patterned paper - nice piece of placing with that one.
Paula (PEP)

Denise Marzec said...

"A crafting sin"....bwahahahaha! I'm totally going to use that phrase...not for baker's twine but for a few other things, lol! Awesome card, as always, girlie. Love the coloring and that fun flower!

Shelby Goolsby said...

Aaaahh this little girl is adorable!! I love the burlap, such a nice touch and she is colored perfectly as always. I am going to have to join in on these challenges.

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