Less is More

I have just discovered a new challenge blog that is just right for me at the moment.  I love making fussy, highly-detailed cards, but sometimes simple cards can be good too, plus they are so much less time-consuming if you are short of time! I would recommend looking at the Less is More blog if you’d like an idea for a quick, but elegant, card. All the examples and the challenge entries that I have seen have been gorgeous.

Here is my take on the latest challenge, which is a sketch for a tall, skinny card of DL proportions.

The bunting stamp is by Molly Blooms, and coloured with Promarkers, and the sentiment disc is by Craftwork Cards.  Everything else is from my scrap box.

Thanks for visiting!

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15 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. zoe tant
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 17:34:19

    Perfect LIM card and I love the twist of the bunting addition. Zx

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  2. Anne
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 17:58:43

    A lovely card and like the flag effect you have put on the top.

    Anne

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  3. kelly S
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 18:31:21

    LOVE LOVE LOVE the bunting, so sweet!!

    Kelly xx

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  4. mandi
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 18:52:54

    Great card Maria
    Beautiful colours
    ~Love the bunting
    mandi

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  5. *Chrissie*
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 19:44:28

    This is such a lovely card, the colours are so clean and fresh!
    The bunting is cute too!
    Chrissie
    “Less is More”

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  6. Lynne
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 20:11:34

    Gorgeous card. Love the bunting.
    Lynne xxx

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  7. Susan
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 20:17:34

    What a great card! I love the bunting…and using up scraps is a bonus!

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  8. Faith A
    Mar 27, 2011 @ 20:25:10

    Great card and fun with the bunting, love the colours too

    Reply

  9. Maureen
    Mar 28, 2011 @ 19:39:06

    Lovely card, well done.
    Maureen….x

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  10. mustavcoffee
    Mar 28, 2011 @ 20:02:59

    Hi there, love your card, the buntings waving in the wind, great and pretty colours too :0) xxx

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  11. Aileen
    Mar 28, 2011 @ 20:21:34

    Great card and love the bunting. x

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  12. Hazel
    Mar 28, 2011 @ 20:26:11

    Lovely card – the bunting is a sweet addition. x

    Reply

  13. Suze Bain
    Mar 28, 2011 @ 20:32:56

    Super card Maria, love the colours. x

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  14. Carole
    Mar 29, 2011 @ 14:13:27

    Oh its great to see that you are back with us! Love the card – I have so many Molly Blooms stamps on my wish list! Hugs C x

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  15. jenjoy
    Mar 30, 2011 @ 21:33:41

    great card, lovely colour combo, love the buntin.
    jenjoy x

    Reply

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