Saturday, March 26, 2011

Etsy Inspired Challenge #132

Hello! Welcome to Etsy Inspired Challenge. Our shop is Fresh Metal. The shop specializes in unique vintage necklaces and brooches. They are created with a modern edge, as well as eye catching fabric by reuse or upcycle vintage items. Here are some samples:

Winner prize is  Pretty Posey Vintage Lace Necklace. Sponsor: Amber Ink
AmberInk was started by a mother and daughter team. Amber lives in the East, Pam lives in the West. Amber is an Emmy nominated children's animator and illustrator, who creates from her Brooklyn, New York studio.
Winner prize - $15 Gift Certificate to use in the store
This is the necklace that inspired me...
I didn't think I can duplicate the necklace, so I added my own twist.
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Please check out the DT's  fabulous work for more inspiration.
Kerry,  Libby (guest design)
Virginia (you are here)
Please link your project to Etsy inspired Challenge here. Enjoy your weekend!

29 comments:

Emily Branch said...

OMGoshness!!! I LOVE LOVE LOVE this ADORABLE card!! The flowers you made are simply PERFECTION!!!

Sanne said...

I like your twist Virginia - nice spring card!

justsomestuffimade said...

Gorgeous card Virginia - your flowers are a great take on those fabby necklcaes ;)
TFS, hugs, Ruth S

Anni said...

Now that I see the inspiration for your card I like it even more! Fantastic job, Virginia!

de said...

OMG love those flowers! What a great card! I really like how you made those flowers!!

BabyBokChoy said...

Those are seriously adorable flowers you created and totally in the spirit of the etsy photos!

Lin said...

Such pretty flowers! Love all the fun layers!

Kathy Martin said...

Hi V! Great card!

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Great flowers, Virginia, and I love the color combo!

Cheryl Nelson said...

Absolutely fabulous in EVERY way!! LOVE it!!

StampinCathy said...

Beautiful! I just love your flowers, colors, and details. Thanks for the inspiration.

Tiffany said...

This is very fun Virginia! You did a fabulous job re-creating the inspiration's flower! Love the bright oranges!

CinnamonSally said...

Love this card Virgina, those flowers are so cute.

Ann said...

Fabulous creation! Love the colors!

Kerry said...

Such a happy spring card! Love your fun, layered flowers and bright color combination!

Eve said...

luv how you chose this pic. , to create a card like this! luvly & cheerful! :-)

Karin (Peppermintpatty) said...

WOW!!!! I love your take on those flowers - so beautiful and cool at the same time!
+ I wanted to let you know that your comments on Moxie Fab and HA this week made me very, very happy! Thank You so much!

Jackie said...

Your card is soooo very cute Virginia! I love the colors & design....the added bling is the perfect touch!!!!!

Clare said...

I love these colors, Virginia! Sooooo citrusy and bright! And the posy you made is so pretty!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

Oh fun, love this.....

alexandra s.m. said...

Delicious Virginia!
Love what you did with the flowers!
Wonderful texture and colors!!

xox

Karen from MI said...

What a DARLING card, Virginia.......just my style. Love the SPUNK that you've put into it with the cute flowers. Really! :) Looks like you enjoyed making this one. Love, Karen xo

Tenia Nelson said...

This card rocks!!!!!

Barb said...

I was right. . . .I love it even more now that I see the necklace that inspired you! Wonderful take, V!

Brenda said...

So beautiful Virginia! Those flowers really add a great touch!

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

Virginia--you are such a SUPER STAR!!!!! I just looooooooove your style and your beautiful card! This is amazing! I love your flowers--soooooooo pretty! I love your gems too! What a great color combo! OH OH OH! I just love visiting here--and I'm going to do more! I am going through blog post on my RSS feeder! Can't wait to see more of your creations!!! LOVE LOVE LOOOOOOOOOVE you!

Simone said...

This is so pretty! I love those paper flowers you created! So fun :)

Alice Wertz said...

love that you used those ferns (perhaps?) as flower stems!! beautiful design, too! LOVE!

Angi @ CokiePop said...

I'm in ORANGE HEAVEN! I'm so lovin' that color lately. Your card is absolutely a beautiful inspired design. Love it. :)