Sunday, January 18, 2015

Lady Bug Hugs

     I'm trying to get a few Valentine cards done and when I saw this new set from Doodle Pantry, called "Lady Bug Hugs," I couldn't resist using one of the images and one of the sentiments.


     Very quick and simple card since I used a pre-colored version of the image and cut it with a die from QuicKutz.  I also printed and cut the sentiment with a smaller die from that same set.  The die cut image I matted with a scrap square of red CS and I added both pieces to a black card front.  The polka dot ribbon is wrapped and tied with a square knot, then I used the last scrap of that ribbon to make the 'bow' which I adhered with ribbon glue.  

     The entire thing took me exactly 15 minutes to put together.  My friend, Lynn, would call this a "git 'er done" card.  :-D  I love that expression!

     Challenges:
Digistamps 4 Joy (die/free/fav - ribbon)
Inspired by Stamping color combo  
Jan IBSIC90

     Below is a photo of the entire set and don't forget that we have challenge going this month, too, with a theme of "dairy."  You can read all the details about the challenge by clicking right here.  Meanwhile, Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

Lady Bug Hugs

24 comments:

  1. These lady bugs are just too cute I love your fun card Connie.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #148 “USE RED” challenge, Have a Blessed day, DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  2. Cute, cute, CUTE! Love the polka dotted ribbon on here and the way you did the bow. Cute image too!
    Yep, it's a "git 'er done" card but why are your "git 'er done" cards prettier than mine!!!!! Love your card Connie.
    Lynn

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  3. Cute cute cute!! Thank you for playing along with the Aloha Friday Challenge this week!
    -Mari K.
    Kitty Bee DT

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  4. Pre-colored images are fun now and then, aren't they? They save so much time! Cute card! Thanks for joining our bingo challenge at DigiStamps4Joy. Julie, DT member

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  5. Wonderful ladybug card-it is nice to use pre-colored images! Thanks for joining us at Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Fridays Scraps Challenge!

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  6. Awe, this is cute, love those ladybugs. So lovable and fun, beautiful design and fabulous coloring. Lovely card! Thanks for joining us at  
    Digistamps4Joy.
    Hugs Berni (DT)

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  7. What a cute image - may have to get that set. Love the die cuts too

    Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time x

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  8. Connie, this is TOO CUTE!!! LOVE the fabulous image and sweet sentiment, too! Thanks for joining us at Inspired By Stamping! HUGS and have a great week! :) Mynn xx

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  9. Awww so adorable Connie. The color combo is just gorgeous. Thank you for playing along in our BINGO challenge at DigiStamps4Joy and hope to see you again in next month's challenge. Have a great day Connie.

    Hugs,
    Asmah
    [DS4J DT Member]
    [Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Blog]

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  10. Lovely Aw! card, love what you have done

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  11. Oh my this is so darn cute, love the ladybugs.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  12. Your little love bugs are adorable, Miss Connie! I especially like the white highlighting in their wings and the pretty doily-like die cuts! Fabulous card! hugs, de

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  13. Those little bugs are absolutely adorable NC!! Fabulous colors and design! ;) HUGS

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  14. Connie sweet and wonderful card
    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

    Karin

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  15. Darling image! Thanks so much for joining our IBS color challenge!

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  16. OMG these are so adorable!!! Love the dies you have used!!

    Thank you for joining us at Cuttlebug Mania

    Cuttlebugs & Hugs
    Jannie

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  17. Connie this is a wonderful creation with great attention to detail and perfect for our ‘BINGO’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  18. Lovely, lovely card.. Thanks for joining us here at Kitty Bees for this weeks challenge.

    DT Pam

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  19. Oh how cute! Even the antennas are hearts! Thanks for playing along this week with our Sweethearts Challenge at Crafty Gals Corner!
    -Samantha
    Crafty Gals Corner - DT Coordinator
    Crafty Gals Corner

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  20. How super cute. Great layout and colors. The black background and super fun die cuts really make the sweet ladybugs pop.

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  21. I LOVE your lovebug card! Way too cute! Thanks for joining us this week at MTTC.

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  22. Wow those ladybugs are so cute and I LOVE that circle die gorgeous!

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  23. Super cute Valentines card. Love the lady bugs..

    Kitty Bee Design.

    DT Pam

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  24. A really sweet card - love the black and red.

    Thanks for joining us at Little Claire.

    Helen x

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