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Friday, 22 October 2010

Bah! Humbug! 41

Sorry I'm a bit late this week but things have been rather hectic with a horse emergency over the last couple of days.  However ... things have quietened down now, the panic is over and tears have been kissed away,  so on with the show.
For this week's Elegance Challenge at Bah! Humbug! I decided to keep it simple with a black and white colour combination and some embossed stamping.   
The gorgeous silhouette birds are Inkadinkadoo stamps, which I think are beautifully elegant and they work wonderfully when teamed with the fabulous Peace stamp from Clarity Stamps.     
Everything was stamped with black ink and then embossed with holographic powder for a lovely touch of shine.   
A little bit of black card for matting and trios of adhesive gems are all the extra touches that are needed.
 
Further examples of elegance can be found by my teamies and our Guest Designer Jenny at Bah! Humbug! so pop over there and take a looksee.
I am heading off to Dundee now with Naomi for some bowling coaching, so catch you all later.  It's all go y'know!

5 comments:

the crafty duck said...

Hi Max these are stunning, so simple but really elegant, love Steph

Ann said...

ooooooooooooooooooooooooh totally gorgeous and when did you buy these - I don't remember you fessing up to Peace stamps !!
Ann xxx

Irene said...

Hello Max


Wow and wow again two stunning and soooooooooooo elegant cards - fabulous. I love black and white with your gems and that gorgeous and I mean gorgeous PEACE stamp. Perfect.

irene
xxxx

jackiescrafts said...

Hi Max
I love these cards they are sooooooo elegant

Hugs Jackie x

Queenie said...

Helloooo Max,
great to hear from you!
Sorry to read about the horse emergency hope everything is okay now.
Your elegant card is wow gorgeous looove it!
Enjoy your day today with Naomi and hope you do not get lost,lol.
Sitting here typing this in bed all snug as a bug...well as snug as can be with two dogs taking up all the room,lol.
Busy first part of the week due to getting nothing done with being ill so i have to play catch up but how about meeting up nearer the end of the week then we can do some catching up?
You are so right if we speak on he phone the bill will be through the roof,lol.
big hugs
Tracy
xxx