Thursday, February 7, 2013

Happy Everything



The most recent Paper Smooches SPARKS Challenge is all about polka dots!!! I absolutely LOVE LOVE LOVE polka dots, so I couldn't wait to play along!
 
Here's the inspiration photo:

 
 And here's my polka dotty creation:
 

 I'm going to give this card to one of my good friends whose birthday is coming up in March! It's colorful, fun, and happy---just like her!

Well...I'm heading to the salon to get my hair cut and highlighted! WOOHOO!! I'm so excited! I haven't had my hair done since last May (before we headed to New Zealand), so I'm loooooonnnnngggg overdue!!! Then, my husband and I are meeting up with some friends at a new local brewery for drinks!

Hope you're having a FABULOUS week!

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Supplies:
Stamps: Hot Concoctions and Simply Said (Paper Smooches)
Ink: Onyx Black and Satin Red Versafine (Tsukineko), Latte (Amuse Studio)
Cardstock: Rustic White, Aqua Mist, Soft Stone (Papertrey Ink)
Patterned Paper: Quilting Bee (My Mind's Eye)
Dies: Labels One Nestabilities (Spellbinders)
Punch: Apron Lace Border Punch (Fiskars)
Washi Tape: Red Graph (DeNami Design)
Baker's Twine: Caribbean (The Twinery)
Brad: Red (from my stash)
Scor-Tape: (Scor-Pal)
Quickie Glue Pen: (Sakura)
Pop Dots: (Plaid Enterprises)
Adhesive Tape Runner: (Therm-o-web)           

 
 

11 comments:

Paulina said...

This card is uber polka-licious! Love all of the fun dots!

Yay for time at the salon! I haven't been to one in ages, but I know it's always a treat to go. Enjoy! :)

Lisa said...

Lovin your polka dot project Lisa!! you know I'm over the moon for the little round ones myself,but alas I have no paper smooches to play with...so I'll just thoroughly enjoy yours! If I don't get a hair cut soon, I think they'll send out the national guard for that strange fuzzy creature in Ohio LOL!! I go every 4-5 week and it's been almost 8 ~YIKES!!!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

love...love...and all I saw was pink in that photo...

Tenia Nelson said...

LOVE!!!

Emily Keaton said...

Hey, Lisa! Remember how you said you hadn't gotten enough snow last week? Well I think I found your missing snow! We are under a blizzard warning to start tomorrow and it looks like we could get 18 to 24 inches! Jealous? I'm not sure I want all that all together at once! Anyway love love your polkadot card. This is so sweet :-)

Mary J said...

OH I love this Lisa! Great use of the papers and the twine just finishes it off perfectly!

~amy~ said...

Such a happy card!

Morag said...

Happy card indeed - I love the heart in the steam!

Glenda J said...

Super cute! Love that paper - great paper pieced cup.

~Tammy~ said...

How polka-dorable! I love it!

Brandi said...

Polka dots galore = awesomeness! Your friend will love it!