Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Verve Sneak Peek-New Mercies July 2011

 
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, July 8, with THREE days of Spotlight Hops! And since new Verve is something to celebrate, there's abig 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 the entire July release! You can check out the Verve Blog for all the prize details and deadlines.



1. Andrea 7. Tosh
2. Jackie 8. Amber
3. Laurie 9. Sankari
4. Teresa 10. Robin {Guest}
5. Amy 11. Julee
6. Charmaine

TODAY'S Featured Set:


I have made my card using distressing, bakers twine, and the adorable vintage yo yo flowers.  I also used another favorite Verve set called Wishful Elegance.  See ya tomorrow for another sneak peek...enjoy! 
Stamps: New Mercies and Wishful Elegance (Verve)
Paper: Early Espresso, Old Olive, and Very Vanilla(SU), and Odds & Ends Designer Paper(Cosmo Cricket)
Ink: Old Olive(SU) and Pumice Stone(Tim Holtz Distressed Ink)
Accessories: Spellbinders Nesties Blossoms, Nesties Circles, Nesties Labels Seventeen, Janome, Vintage Yo Yo Flowers, Buttons, Bakers twine, Distressing Tool, SU Crystal Effects, and 3D Foam Squares

83 comments:

  1. Just beautiful! i loveeeeeeeeee the flowers! :):):):):):):):):):):):)

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  2. Gorgeous!! I love the shape of the sentiment panel, and the twine and buttons, beautiful touch!

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  3. lovely card! I am enjoying the sneak peak so far!!!
    Carol<><

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  4. Beautiful as always, Teresa! I love the distressing and layered trims!

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  5. Beautiful! I can't wait to see this full set.

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  6. Love the color selections. A peaceful, classy card.

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  7. Gorgeous! Love all the beautiful details!

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  8. Really love the distressed look. Great job!

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  9. so pretty! love the colors you chose and the great twine accents :)

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  10. Beautiful card-everything about it! SWEET flowers! And love the sentiment!! Very nice layout!

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  11. fabulous card with super-stylish buttons!
    they look awesome!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  12. Pretty! I love the distressing/vintage with the bakers twine!

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  13. Gorgeous card-love the Wishful elegance stamp used and the bakers twine!

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  14. Loving what I've seen so far from this New Mercies set! Would love to win this!

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  15. Love the earthy colors of this! Beautiful as usual!

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  16. Beautiful! I so love the shabby look and the fun twine.

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  17. Very pretty! Love the colors!

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  18. love the twine and sticthing

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  19. So pretty, Teresa! I love those vintage yoyo flowers (never even heard of yoyo design until recently). What a find!!

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  20. Beautiful! What an inspiring card!

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  21. Love the vintage look. Nice use of the set.

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  22. I'm a huge fan of all things green, so it's no surprise that I LOVE this card!

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  23. So lovely, Teresa! All that twine just makes me smile! Gorgeous!

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  24. Fantastic card! I always love seeing how you combine patterns, colors and embellishments. So fun!

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  25. BEAUTIFUL! Love the shabby chic feel here. Lovely creation.

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  26. Stunning card, Teresa! I do so enjoy stopping by and seeing all your beautiful creations. In fact, I just added your blog to my blog roll!

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  27. Love your card!! Cant wait for friday!

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  28. Very nice!! love the colors

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  29. I love this verse. I love the look of your card. The distressing and colors are wonderful! ;)

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  30. Beautiful!!! Love everything....yo yo flowers, twine etc!!

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  31. Such a beautiful sentiment deserves such a beautiful card! The card just makes me feel better!

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  32. So, so pretty Teresa! I love the greens, and your wonderful creative touches. Beautiful!

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  33. Beautiful card. I love the sentiments in this new set and the flowers and leaves also. TFS

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  34. I'm in a green phase right now so this card really appeals to me! it's lovely.

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  35. Love this! Can't wait to see the whole set! Have a wonderful day!

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  36. Your card is just twine-a-licious! SO very beautiful Teresa!
    Hugs,
    Sankari :)

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  37. just beautiful, Teresa! love the inking on the sentiment :)

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  38. Beautiful card! I love your design!

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  39. Love the way the green pulls the entire card together! Thanks for sharing!

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  40. Ahhhh, Teresa - a girl after my own heart...twine, stitching and flowers?? What could be better? :)

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  41. I love how you shaped the sentiment! Lovely card.

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  42. Another great example of how to really make the sentiment the focal point on a busy card, you've done it so well :)

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  43. I adore yo-yos! Superb card!

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  44. Lorraine SegoviaJuly 6, 2011 at 6:54 PM

    Really enjoying the scripture verses and this is a great example.

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  45. Gorgeous! Love the colours and all your details.

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  46. Love that vibrant green sentiment and have a new appreciation for baker's twine, it looks fabulous!

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  47. I am obsessed with baker's twine these days...........and this is why!

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  48. Teresa.......I simply love your card with all of that luscious green!!! The flower embellishments and the twine are the perfect touch! Just lovely!

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  49. Super detailing in this card - so many nice touches.

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  50. Love the card! The twine, buttons and flowers are gorgeous!!!

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  51. Love this card! The yoyo flowers are so cute!

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  52. Beautiful, Teresa! Love the layout, papers, and all the pretty details!

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  53. Beautiful card!! Love the yo yo flowers!!

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  54. Lovin' all these wonderful cards. Just beautiful.

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  55. Love the layout, the colors, & the twine! Beautiful!

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  56. Beautiful job, I love the colors you used.

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  57. Love the card.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

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  58. Great card Teresa!! It looks awesome!

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  59. Such a beautiful card. I love the color combo, and that background paper is so delightful. The verse is perfect, and I love all the little details on your card. ;-)

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  60. Such a beautiful project, love the colors!

    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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  61. Just want to say your article is as amazing.

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  62. Just want to say your article is as amazing.

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  63. This card is STUNNING, the rich greens and gray sponging look great together!. I love the verse, this looks like an awesome set.

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  64. A lovely card. The colour combinations are just a little different to the ones I usually choose- so it makes me reconsider my selections.

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  65. Very unique card. Nice flowers

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  66. SO beautiful! i love the color combo!

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  67. What a great vintagey card! Lots of yummy trims on this one too :>)

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  68. Something modern, something timeless - lovely.

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  69. What a pretty card! I can't wait to see more from this set!!

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  70. Nice card! I love the twine and embellishments!

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  71. Beautiful card, Teresa! I love the mixture of patterned papers!

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  72. This is so pretty. I like the distressing and the twine/bakers twine and the flowers with button centers. Wonderful sentiment.

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  73. Beautiful!...love all the distressing and sewing.

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  74. Great card, love all the layers.

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  75. Thanks for sharing your talent!

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  76. This is just incredible. One of my favorite things about Verve stamps is that they allow totally elegant creations...like THIS one!

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  77. Love the shaped and inked panel for the scripture. Very pretty!

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  78. Fabulous twine accents on a lovely 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 *~*