Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Verve Sneak Peek Anniversary Release-Day 3















Welcome to our Anni-VERVE-sary Spotlight Hops!  Hop along with the Divas all week long as we share our first looks at a few of the new products releasing from Verve on Friday night!  One lucky commenter from each day's hop will win the sets and dies featured that day, so be sure and leave a little love in the Divasphere! Check out the Verve Blog today for all the prize details and deadlines.


1. Julee8. Sarah {Guest}
2. Charmaine9. Marisa {Guest}
3. Tosha10. Laurie
4. Andrea11. Amy
5. Sankari12. Shannan
6. Teresa13. Betty
7. Jackie14. Maureen

Stamps:  Words Of Wisdom and Graph Paper Plain Jane(Verve)
Paper:  Very Vanilla and Graphic 45 Designer Paper
Ink:  Black Soot(Tim Holtz Distressed Ink)
Accessories:  I Heart You Die  and Rounded Rectangle Die A Cut Above by Verve,  Spellbinder Scalloped Circle Die, Lace Trim, Crinkled Ribbon, Buttons, Burlap String, SU Crystal Effects, Glass Glitter, Janome, Cardboard, Scor Tape, and 3D Foam Squares
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Sketchbook Saturdaysketch
Stamptacular Sunday:  photo inspiration/#123

100 comments:

  1. Wowzers, how wonderfully elegant, Teresa! Love the black accents and the gorgeous papers!

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  2. great layout! I love the color combo also.

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  3. Teresa, this is a stunner!!!! Love the elegant colors and all the fantastic elements you pulled together!! Love it!

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  4. Such a beautiful color combination and that crinkled nestie in the back is perfect!

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  5. Whoa.... Fabulous!!! Love those colors and the sentiment and alpha....perfect!!!

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  6. Love this! The colors and the combination of sets and textures. Great card!

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  7. Love the black and taupe. This is just so elegant! Beautiful Teresa!

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  8. Oh my - breathtaking; love the black/white musical paper - beautiful! Such a beautiful color combo - really elegant!

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  9. Very pretty in all black and tan - I especially like that musical background paper.

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  10. So beautiful and to the point! Love the black and cream colors together.

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  11. I love those colours - they remind me of my bedroom in my previous house. I'm glad they're not old fashioned yet! :) I like your use of yesterday's die release to 'edit' today's sentiment stamp :)

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  12. I love the classic style of the card with the text talk "u" makes it kinda funky and young. Great card!

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  13. OMGoodness, this is over the top gorgeous!! You rocked all 3 challenges plus flashed the new Verve in an awesome way! :-)

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  14. Ooo more ways to use my music backgroud papers !

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  15. You are one busy lady :). this card is stunning.

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  16. LOVE how you've layered all this dp!! Gorgeous little details :) hugs, Teresa! These spotlights are out of this world!

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  17. Wouldn't someone be DELIGHTED to receive this card?!! In a world that seems DETERMINED to make the individual feel unimportant, your card would make one feel SPECIAL, INDEED!!

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  18. Teresa this is so gorgeous!! I love it!!

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  19. yeah, you make my day...i LOVE notes on cards!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  20. You are one of my top favorites! This card really appeals to me and I will so check out the sources for your sketch and color inspiration! Thank you for sharing your amazing talent.

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  21. Lovely way to showcase an encouraging sentiment.

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  22. Fantastic card....love your style!
    Kind Regards
    Judith from Australia
    http://creativestudio10.blogspot.com

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  23. Pure class and elegance Teresa!! I LOVE the colors and textures of this card!! Love the lace and sparkle on the flower too!! What a beauty!

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  24. Oh this card is a lovely color combo! I love how neutrals like that can just look amazingly elegant! What a gorgeous card!

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  25. Such an elegant card. Great colour combo and papers. I love how you've showcased a number of the new releases all in one cards here. Love the corrugated cardboard and lace together as well as the stitching and buttons.

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  26. This is great Teresa!!! Love the sentiment!!!

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  27. LOVE that colour combo and how you combined the sets for the sentiment. Great card :)

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  28. What a beautiful card and a fun sketch to try. Love the way you used the letter on the card!

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  29. So beautiful...love all the layers and the lace.

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  30. Beautiful! Love the elegance that this card radiates!

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  31. Your cards always inspire me!!! I absolutely love everything about this card! Stunning!

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  32. I just love the creme and black. It definetly screams elegance and romanace. Beautifully put together.

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  33. The black and kraft look great together!

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  34. Wow, Teresa, this is stunning! So elegant.

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  35. So elegant. Love this color combination.

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  36. Very pretty. Love the colors.

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  37. How creative! I love how you paired the "U" with the "matter". Your choice of colors and papers are superb! :D

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  38. Very beautiful card. So rich looking. Love the colors.

    KathyE

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  39. The detail is amazing Teresa. The U on the note is so cute.

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  40. Very elegant card, I oh so love the colors you chose

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  41. Great card. These new Verve stamps and dies are wonderful!

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  42. What a great combination of new Verve. The dark background and layers are very bella!

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  43. Lovely card. Thanks for sharing.

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  44. This is so beautiful, love the colors and your great design.

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  45. Gorgeous, Teresa! All those neutrals plus the music motif, lace and texture have me drooling!

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  46. Hi Terese, your card is fantastic. I love the color combo and how you so cleverly designed the sentiment! Thanks for inspiring me. My Blog:
    www.u-inspire-me.blogspot.com

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  47. Beautiful! Love the lace and the dp!

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  48. I think you have hit both of the challenge ideas spot on! This is a beautiful card.

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  49. WOW! love the color combo!! Loving the lace and the background!! Beautiful card Teresa!

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  50. GORGEOUS card and style girl!!!!

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  51. Elegant card and beautiful details. Good Job.

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  52. Awwww, this card just makes me smile. :-) It's so beautiful, and I love the 'u matter' on it. So many gorgeous details. Love it!

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  53. ooohhhh . . . gorgeous! Love it. Love the black and white combo and love how you used the "u" from yesterday's peek. Did I already say I love this card?!

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  54. Such a classy card!!

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  55. Lovely card.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

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  56. I like the neutral color combo.

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  57. Very pretty. Love the colors and the elements. TFS

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  58. Oh wow! Beautiful! Elegant! You make such 'refined' cards!

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  59. Just love your card and the new Verve sets for today. Getting very impatient for 8/12 to arrive!

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  60. You really did incredible work:
    1. showcasing these new products
    2. capturing the essence of the inspiration photo--loving the black and kraft!
    3. nailing the sketch--great work.

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  61. The papers are perfect for this card - stunning design! TFS!

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  62. This is absolutley amazing! So elegant in black!

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  63. This is so elegant! I love the color combination and the textures.

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  64. What an elegant card, very effective with it's bold, yet simple, message.

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  65. Great card! Love everything about it. To open your mailbox and see this stunning, what a treasure that would be.

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  66. Love the mix of neutrals with the black, makes for a very elegant card. I also really like the layered look of the center image with the circle and other shapes. It truly is delightful!

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  67. What a great mix of dies, stamps, colors and textures!!! Amazing Teresa!
    Big hugs,
    Sankari :)

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  68. Gorgeous! I love the big letter over that notebook page!!

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  69. This is really a beautiful card. Simplie and powerful at the same time! Great job!

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  70. I love blue and chocolate brown together. This card is so cleverly done. Just awesome.

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  71. Lovely card! All the special little touches you incorporate are just perfect! Love the twine bow around the U!

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  72. Oh I love an elegant neutral card, sentiment and all. Fabulous girl!

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  73. Love all the texture on this classy card.

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  74. This is a very pretty card. I like the design papers, and what a cute layout. Your design of the layout is lovely, and a very nice sentiment.

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  75. beyond gorgeous - you rocked that inspiration photo.

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  76. Black & kraft can it get any better than this!!? Wonderful!

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  77. Gorgeous, Teresa! Love the colors and the blend of the patterns! Just beautiful!

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  78. I don't know what else to say except Beautiful!!

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  79. Wow - love the understated elegance on this.

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  80. Nice lay out, love the black and browns. Gorgeous

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  81. Great card!! Love the lace and the beautiful patterned papers!

    Thanks for joining us at SSC in our photoinspiration challenge!
    Hugs Gry

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

sparkle & shine *~*