Neutral Fall

Hello friends

I hope you are all doing well. Today’s post is about the new challenge at Double D Challenges with the theme “Neutral Fall”. For more information about the challenge and the lovely prize visit the Double D Challenge blog. Looking forward to see your card!

My inspiration for the challenge was the lovely neutral colours and the touch of green in the picture. I used cream card-stock for the base card and then add designer paper for the background. I framed the cute squirrel in a leafy die cut frame and then add the leaves, bows and a few pearls. I finished off with a die cut sentiment. This was such an easy card to make and I love the shabby feel of it.

Challenges I entered:

  • Scrapy Land Challenges #125 (ends 11/20) – Anything Goes with a die cut from a brand that Scrapy Land sells (Dies: Spellbinders Designer Series Timeless Heart “Heart Leaf Frame” (S5-316) — Creative Expressions Mini Shadowed Sentiments die “For You” (CEDSS002) — Lawn Fawn Craft die “Stitched Leaves” (Item #LF577) — Impression Obsession die “Leaves” (DIE095-D))
  • Crafting Happiness Challenge #21 (ends 11/11) – Fall
  • Dies R Us Challenge #132 (ends 11/13) – Trees and/or Leaves (Dies: Spellbinders Designer Series Timeless Heart “Heart Leaf Frame” (S5-316) — Creative Expressions Mini Shadowed Sentiments die “For You” (CEDSS002) — Lawn Fawn Craft die “Stitched Leaves” (Item #LF577) — Impression Obsession die “Leaves” (DIE095-D) — Yvonne Creations Fabulous Fall dies “Autumn Leaves” (YCD10149)

The adorable image from Mintay by Karola

The leaves, pearls and bows

The sentiment

A peep at the inside

Project details

Cream card-stock — Mintay by Karola designer paper and image “Cosy Evening” — Spellbinders Designer Series Timeless Heart “Heart Leaf Frame” (S5-316) — Creative Expressions Mini Shadowed Sentiments die “For You” (CEDSS002) — Lawn Fawn Craft die “Stitched Leaves” (Item #LF577) — Impression Obsession die “Leaves” (DIE095-D) — Yvonne Creations Fabulous Fall dies “Autumn Leaves” (YCD10149) — Tim Holtz Distress ink “Antique Linen” — Pearls — Wax cord for bows

That’s it from me today! I hope you like my card. If you do, please leave a comment – I love reading them. Have a wonderful day and happy crafting.

Regards,

Amelia

13 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. sabine matagne
    Nov 19, 2019 @ 14:15:16

    Très jolie carte 😊😊

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  2. Julie O
    Nov 14, 2019 @ 00:39:52

    Oh, what beautiful colors on your card! Thanks for joining us this time at Scrapy Land Challenges. Julie, DT member

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  3. Judy Woodland
    Nov 09, 2019 @ 21:24:17

    Lovely background paper, and I really like your die cut frame. And that squirrel just makes me smile with his tufted ears. Super cute and very sweet card.

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  4. Lori Kobular
    Nov 07, 2019 @ 15:15:57

    Beautiful Fall card! I love the frame die that you used around the squirrel! Your squirrel is so adorable too! Thanks for sharing with us at Scrapy Land Challenges!!

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  5. Conniecrafter
    Nov 07, 2019 @ 05:32:32

    Beautifully done!

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  6. anyasofia
    Nov 07, 2019 @ 01:01:52

    Lovely Mintay papers Amelia and gorgeous card.x

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  7. kathy krug
    Nov 06, 2019 @ 22:42:16

    Fabulous details on this card, Amelia. Love the squirrel and leaves and how the frame ties it all together.

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  8. Anonymous
    Nov 06, 2019 @ 22:40:37

    Fabulous details on this card. I love the squirrel and leaves. Your frame ties it all together.

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  9. Darlene Pavlick
    Nov 06, 2019 @ 16:52:47

    WOW! Beautiful card inside & out Amelia! LOVE the squirrel and how you’ve brought focus to him (or her … lol). LOVE the color of the leaves too … everything just flows so beautifully! Great job my friend! I’m always inspired by your designs!!

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  10. Vicki R.
    Nov 06, 2019 @ 14:32:19

    Love this elegant fall card! The soft shades are a perfect background for this “framed” squirrel. Antique Linen is one of my very favorite distress inks!

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  11. Barbara Campbell
    Nov 06, 2019 @ 13:27:20

    Although the inspiration tile is indoor pictures, I do love that you took the neutral colors outdoors. How spectacular is that? The cream frame and the cute squirrel are great on the front, but the peek of the inside is excellent.

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  12. Donna Phelan
    Nov 06, 2019 @ 13:24:59

    Beautiful frame, love that happy little squirrel and your Fall leaves! Perfect!

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  13. Diane H
    Nov 06, 2019 @ 12:33:07

    Beautiful card Amelia, you always have such gorgeous designs, I look forward to always seeing your creativeness!!

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