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Yumi and Fumi Handmade Crafts Challenge #9

Hello!  We have a new challenge over at Yumi and Fumi Handmade Crafts using a pretty photo for inspiration.  You can use whatever inspires you about this photo.  Just be sure to use an image from Yumi and Fumi, The Greeting Farm, Sister Stamps or La-la Land Crafts.

I decided to use the the colors and the banner from the photo.  The image is Yumi with Book.  I am already working on end of the year gifts for teachers!  My daughter likes this one so she can give it to one of her teachers.  The banner die cuts are from CC Designs.

Here's a close up. 

This is the inside of the card.  I rarely ever decorate the inside.  I recently got these gift card holder dies (the vertical and horizontal ones) and the coordinating sentiments from My Favorite Things when they were having their sale.  

Here is the photo inspiration.  Don't you love these colors?

Please head over to Yumi and Fumi Handmade Crafts to see more creations by the DT and join in on this challenge!

Thanks for reading!


Comments

Danni said…
These colors from the photo are so pretty! What a gorgeous card!!
Mimi said…
oh too cute!! love the inside pocket and sentiment too! :D
Cheryl said…
Pretty card! Hey, I bought some dies too from that MFT sale! Not the gift card ones though, shucks.
Denice said…
Love how you used the banner and the colors! Oh my....you're thinking so far in advance to make end of the year gifts! Love the idea of a gc die...very clever!
:Dxx
Leanne said…
Love it Eva!! This is gorgeous! I know your DD's teacher will love it. Way to be proactive!! Love the inside too.
Great share!
:)
RiNNE said…
Lovely feminine details!
Anonymous said…
The cards goes very well with your photo inspiration. I can see the card on the bed. So sweet, innocent and pretty. I love the banner!

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