Thursday, April 14, 2011

Verve Sneak Peek-My Amazing Mother-in-Law


It's time to shine our sneaky Verve spotlight on some brand new stamps! We're counting down to Verve's release party this Friday night, April 15, with FOUR days of Spotlight Hops! And since we love to share, there's a prize hidden on one of today's hop spots! Just leave a little shout-out in the comments as you hop about for a chance to win some new Verve of your very own! You can check out the Verve Blog for all the prize details and deadlines.


1. Tosh 8. Janelle
2. Teresa 9. Jackie
3. Maureen 10. Charmaine
4. Laurie 11. Andrea
5. Julee 12. Amber
6. Cresta 13. Melissa
7. Sankari 14. Amy

TODAY'S PRIZE:
Love Deepens, Proverbs 31:28 Plain Jane and Elegant Leaves Die


How are you liking the new sets?  Awesome, don't ya think?  Today's Love Deepens set is a must have, the sentiments are wonderful.  I have made today's card for my Mother-in-Law, she is so precious; I could not have asked for a better MIL.  I used a dark chocolate background to spotlight the flowers from the Bloom and Grow set.  I have added fine glitter to the edges and a gemstone to the center.  Stitching, distressing ,and tiny pom pom ribbon complete my card.  the weekend is almost here friends and Friday night...woohoo..be sure to get your snacks ready for the release party....enjoy!
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Stamps: Bloom & Grow and Love Deepens (Verve)
Paper: Soft Sky, White(SU), and Madeline Designer Paper(Prima)
Ink: Bermuda Bay and Early Espresso(SU)
Accessories: Floral Circles Die Set (A Cut Above by Verve), SU Leaf Die, EK Success Border Punch, Spellbinders Fancy Tags 3, Pom Pom Trim, Janome, Gemstones, Glitter, and 3D Foam Squares

70 comments:

  1. lovely card!! great inspiration on how to use pom pom ribbon...mine just looks like, well, pom poms.

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  2. This card is so beautiful Teresa! I love the Mother-in-law sentiment. My MIL is amazing and this would be great to show appreciation to her!

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  3. I love the colors you used, Teresa. The flowers are stunning & the stitching and pom pom trim really give it that little bit of extra *pop*!

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  4. OH so pretty! Your mother in law is sure to appreciate that card!

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  5. Your mother in law will love this beautiful card! TFS!

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  6. Oh how pretty! Your MIL will love it! The pom-pom ribbon is a great touch!

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  7. What an adorable sentiment. You don't usually find cute sentiments for mother-in-law's. That is SO cute! and your canrd is gorgeous!

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  8. Gorgeous, Teresa! Love the turquoise and black!

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  9. Those flowers are fabulous!! Love the colors!!

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  10. Uh oh, unlucky number 13, that can't be good. Your card is stunning though - I love the chocolate and sky blue color combo, and those blooms are breath-taking and I can't wait to get that leaves die!

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  11. That is so great you have such a special relationship with your MIL! She will LOVE this card!!

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  12. Beautiful card Teresa. Love it.

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  13. Teresa, your card is "da bomb". That new sentiment is perfect and so desperately needed.

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  14. Your MIL will adore it! She's blessed to have you too! TFS!

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  15. Just fabulous, Teresa! Love the layered flowers, the colors and how you've arranged your sentiments. Beautiful card!

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  16. Really pretty combination. Your flowers look so cool...I wanted to touch them! And that pom pom trim is so sweet!

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  17. I love how you used so many dies and stamps from this release! If I made that card in purples - my MIL would love it!

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  18. Love a Mother-in-Law card!!! Such nice details and flowers. TFS

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  19. How fortunate to be so close to your MIL! You used some of my favorite color combos!

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  20. Beautiful card, Teresa. Love the flowers and the Fancy Tag for the sentiment. Great job!

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  21. I really love your color combinations.

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  22. Gorgeous card! I love your style.

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  23. This is so pretty...I especially like the use of the Fancy Tags for part of the sentiment!

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  24. What a great card for your MIL! It's just beautiful! I love how you layered your sentiment.

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  25. Great card. Really enjoying Day 3 of the Verve hop.

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  26. Great card! Love that sentiment.

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  27. So beautiful. Love the colors.

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  28. This makes me think of my "Mother in Love". I love this! Very pretty!

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  29. Teresa - you are soooo sweet and I am sure your MIL adores you as much as you do her! She is going to love this card - what a gorgeous tribute to her - and what a beautiful combination of flowers, ribbon and beautiful trim!!! Gorgeous Teresa!
    Hugs,
    Sankari :)

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  30. Your trim is so cute. and I love those flowers!

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  31. Very pretty. Love the pops of color and texture.
    God bless,
    PeggyS

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  32. This is so pretty! I love the bright blue pop of color! Great card and I love the mother in law banner!

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  33. Another stunner Teresa! Beautiful.1

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  34. This is beautiful, Teresa!! I love the way you created the sentiment, and the flowers are so pretty!!

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  35. This is gorgeous Teresa!! I adore your white and turquoise flowers against that dark backdrop!! They just POP!!!

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  36. Your card is beautiful. Love the colors and the great sentiment for a mother-in-law. TFS

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  37. Your fancy tag looks so great paired with this set! Beautiful card!

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  38. You have the best lace and ribbon on your cards, girl. I'm lovin' your sneak peeks so far!

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  39. I am so loving these sets and they are AWESOME!!! It is so sweet that you made this card with your MIL in mind. Beautiful!!!

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  40. Beautiful card - I am sure your MIL will love it as much as she loves you! Thansk for sharing :)

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  41. Fabulous card--great design.

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  42. Beautiful card. Love the colors.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

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  43. Your flowers are so pretty, and the dark background really makes them pop. I can't believe that fun flower stamp and punch.

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  44. Lovely card.....so glad there is a Mom in law sentiment.

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  45. Very pretty card. Wish I still had a mother-in-law to give one to.

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  46. What a beautiful card! Your MIL will love it!

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  47. This is so pretty and I am sure that your mother-in-law will treasure it!

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  48. What a beautiful card - it is so elegant.

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  49. Very Beautiful Teresa.
    TFS!
    Rachelle
    joyfulhrtatgmail.com

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  50. I so need this sentiment in my collection! lov !

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  51. beautiful....love that sentiment banner!!

    FYI: I have a great mother in law!!

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  52. Very pretty. I really like your color combo.

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  53. The love and respect you have for your MIL is tremendous! what a card!!!!
    The snacks idea for tonight is a great reminder.....since one can barely make time to get a drink of water!!

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  54. very dramatic colour combo. Makes for a beautiful card.

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  55. Gorgeous, Teresa! Just lovely!

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  56. I too am lucky to have a wonderful MIL- maybe this year I will make a card for her just from me! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  57. Beautiful card. I love the way you did the flowers. Pretty colour combo.

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  58. This is beautiful! I have an amazing MIL too...so blessed!!

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  59. So beautiful. I love all the detail you put into it and how wonderful to have a mother-in-law sentiment. Great job.

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  60. Beautiful card, love that darling butterfly.

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  61. No, Teresa... YOU are amazing :) LOVE this card!!

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Thank you so much for your comments, they mean so much to me. Have a wonderful day! Teresa

sparkle & shine *~*