Monday, November 22, 2010


Can you believe it's Thanksgiving week already ?! What is everyone doing for the holiday? From the bottom of my heart, I wish all of you a wonderful time enjoying family, friends and good food :) 
Don't you think that sometimes we just don't say thank you enough for all the wonderful things, large and small that we've been blessed with? I think that sometimes. Well... here's something that will help us do better in that respect! A Thank You Card!
I always like to have plenty of cards like these in my card stash. You never know when someone will do something nice for you and here's a simple but thoughtful way to say thanks :)  
"Thank You" also happens to be this week's theme for the
So by all means, if you're not too busy perfecting that holiday dinner recipe or running around checking off that holiday shopping list...
Go check it out, play along, maybe submit a project or just mosie on by and be inspired by all the amazing creations. 

Hope you enjoy my video tutorial, featuring tying a bow live on camera! :)

and here's a slightly different version using a simple tied knot and pearl accents
"thanks" cut using Gypsy Font @ about 4 inches wide
A2 size purple card base rounded corners with corner punch
polka dot 5 1/4 x 4 rounded corners with corner punch
green 4 x 2 1/2
cream (2 strips ) cut @ about 1 inch then scalloped punched and glued to green
purple ribbon, pearls and button from Micheal's
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  1. What a pretty card Alex. TFS


  2. Love your card:) I so need to give it a go with bows. Thank you for sharing!

  3. Beautiful!!!! I love them both, but the bow is my favorite!!!!! :) TFS! :)

  4. great card and video! I'm glad you got that bow tying on video. I'm definitely going to refer back to it.

    Thanks for sharing

  5. I loved watching your video and the card is terrific.

    I have an award for you on my blog. You can just hop over and grab it.

    Precious Hugs

  6. What a difference a bow makes. Cute card. HUGS,

  7. beautiful Alex, love these colors!

  8. Great Card, I award you the Stylish Blogger award, stop by my blog and get it..

  9. You know I love this!!! This is such a perfect card!!!! Love the paper, the colors, the bow! EVERYTHING!!! XOXO Momo

  10. Love everything about this card! And now I also want your stampin up cutter!

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