Monday, June 29, 2015

Red Hat for a Lady

     All of my favorite color combos include purple and something, and when the card celebrates the Red Hat Society, that becomes purple and red.  This fun vintage/shabby chic hat comes from a set by Deedee's Digis called "If the Hat Fits."   The set has a total of five hats (both black & white outline images and pre-colored), four sentiments, and the price is only $3 !

     This is a pre-colored image which I die cut with a die from QuicKutz and the octagonal mat is cut with a Spellbinders' die.   The lace came from my stash and it's been waiting ever so long to be used.   The sentiment was printed in two parts, hand cut and then matted with CS.  I did a double bow in white and purple with a pearl for embellishment.

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     It's the beginning of a new week, my friends, and the last day of June is tomorrow.  July will start on Wednesday and the 4th of July holiday will make this upcoming weekend something to celebrate.  I  hope you're going to find some crafting time in the middle of all that.  :-D  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie 


Jennifer Scull said...

what a very pretty card! love the dies and lovely trims. I'd forgotten all about the Red Hat Society until I saw your card. used to see the ladies out all the time for tea. they always seemed to be having such a grand time. :)

Linda Simpson said...

Love the hat, and I am with you on purple ;) Loving the sentiments too.
Linda xxx

ahlers5 said...

Really lovely card. I love the image and pretty. Thanks so much for joining us at Inspiration Destination this week.

jimlynn said...

So pretty and fun! I love the lace on this - it goes perfect with that red and purple hat. I'd even wear the hat!! Fantastic card Connie.

*Vicki* said...

Really stunning card Connie!! Love that fancy borders and the touch of lace too!! Fun Red Hat Society theme! :) HUGS

Judy V said...

Pretty card! Love the hat! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner!

Bonnie Taylor said...

Fabulous card! I love the red and purple combo of the Red Hat Ladies! Thanks for playing along with our 'Seeing Red' challenge on the Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenge Blog:)
~ Bonnie DT

Teresa Arsenault said...

Sweet! Love the hat and the cute sentiment too.

Kelly Deal said...

Beautiful card! I love purple too!

Dawn Lancaster said...

Great hat NanaaC & I too love purple with anything! lol
Love the dies yu've used to create this beauty too!
Dawn xx

Ema M said...

Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
IDCB Owner

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Gorgeous colour combo thanks for playing at crafty ribbons

Vickie Y said...

Beautiful image and card. Thank you for sharing with us at Sparkles Monthly Challenge.

Sassy Raggedy said...

Beautiful die you used for this image. Love it...Hugs, joann

Carla Brooke said...

This is so lovely! I love the image! Thanks so much for joining Simply Papercraft.

Lynsey said...

Wonderful creation! Thanks for joining in with the Crafty Ribbons Challenge this time!
Hugs Lynsey x

Cristina - La Marmotta Creativa - said...

Very Cute Card!!!!!Thanks for joining our Challenge!!! Good Luck! :-)
Cristina DT for Creatalicious Challenges

Tracy Wray aka Trak said...

Thank you for taking part in our Art by Miran challenge, your card is so delightful and delicate,
and is a joy to look at .. good luck hugs tracy

aussie aNNie said...

Brilliant card for our current challenge of "seeing red"...thanks for joining in.xx
{Chocolate Coffee and Cards DT Member}

Aurora Aurelia said...

Pretty card.. love white, red and black combo.. Thank you for taking part at Art by Mi Ran challenge #35.. Hope to see you again in our next challenge.. And good luck at the draw..


Cazro said...

A wonderful, with a wonderful sentiment. So pleased you joined us at Sparkles Monthly Challenges. Caz

Helen said...

Great card - thanks for joining us at Sparkles.

Helen x

Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "ribbon & pearls” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

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