Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Inky Impressions Challenge #147~Black & White

Supplies:  Warm Hello Circle Digital Stamp; Whisper White & Basic Black Card Stock; Big Shot; Perfect
Polka Dots Embossing Folder; Window Frames Framelits; SU! DSP; Basic Black Grosgrain Ribbon;
Elegant Butterfly, Bitty Butterfly & Itty Bitty Shapes Punches; SU! Rhinestones; Basics Glimmer
Brads; Shimmer Mist; Flower Embellishments; Dimensionals

Good Morning & Happy Hump Day Stamping Friends!!!!

It's time for a new challenge over @ Inky Impressions & this week we want to see your black and white creations!  I used Warm Hello Circle as the focal point of my card along with some butterflies, flowers & of course....polka dots texture!!!!!  I tried to keep my layout as simple as possible...not sure if I succeeded or not LOL but I do like the final result!!!  Please go over to our blog to see what the rest of the design team made & read up on our rules so you can play along with us!  I'm looking forward to seeing what you all come up with!  Have fun & happy stamping everyone!!!!!

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
Cheerful Stamp Pad~Black & White
Crafting From The Heart~Anything Goes/Use Flowers
Great Impressions~Floral Images
Lexi's Creations~Monochromatic
Love to Create~Make It Sparkle With Bling
Love To Scrap~Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly~Lovely Layers
Pile It On~Sentiment as the Focus
Sentimental Sundays~Pack a PUNCH
SweetStamps~Anything Goes 
Whoopsi Daisy~Use 2 or More Die Cuts

Thanks so much for stopping by & have a great rest of the day!!!
Until Next Time,
Hugs & Love,


  1. This is gorgeous! I love that sentiment that goes in a circle. I think one piece of patterned paper counts as simple! LOL

  2. LOVE the fabulous monochrome--it looks so elegant! The butterflies and flowers are perfect together, too! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions! :) HUGS and have a wonderful rest of the week! Mynn xx

  3. This is SO elegant, Jackie! Love the circle sentiment in combination with the die cut shape. Everything works so well together on this card.
    Btw - would love to see you make something with the sketch over at Try Something on Tuesday too. I love your style, it's different than mine, and it would be so inspirational to see your version of it!

  4. very elegant card hun and ty for joining us at CFTH very good luck x

  5. Love the sentiment surrounding the image - really lovely. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge

  6. black and white always looks so sophisticated.

    mary anne, great impression dt

  7. Thanks for sharing this lovely card for Cheerful Stamp Pad challenge 80: black and white, Hazel, DT - hope to see you again soon x

  8. Gorgeous card, Jackie! I always love seeing black and white together. The rhinestones on the ribbon is a nice touch!

  9. Wonderful card Jackie, so striking in black & white :o)
    Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays & Good Luck! xx

  10. This is so pretty!!! I love all of the details that you added.

  11. Beautiful design, love the polka dot and herringbone combination and the bling on the ribbon. Thank you for joining us in this weeks blog challenge at

  12. The black and white is just perfectly paired. The little details are abundant and look really good!

  13. Jackie, this is truly beautiful :) You have such a classic style of crafting and bring elegance to the table with your paper creations! Each one, always a delight to behold.

    Blessings ♥

  14. very elegant beautifully composed card. Its gorgeous! Thank you for sharing this with us at Sentimental Sundays! x

  15. Very pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Love To Create this week.

  16. Very striking colour scheme. Thanks for joining the Crafting From The Heart Challenge, hope to see you again soon.

    Victoria DT

  17. this is so pretty :) So glad you joined us on Sentimental Sundays this week. :)

  18. This is so elegant and delicate! Thanks so much for joining us at The Cheerful Stamp Pad.
    Karla B - DT

  19. I love black and white it is such a wow factor, thanks for sharing at Crafty sentiments this week

  20. what an inventive project!! your layout is so elegantly elaborate!! i love your embossing on the butterflies and i love this particular big butterfly with its small white shape on top! great idea!!
    ♥Thank you so much for entering Love to Scrap! Anything goes Challenge this week!♥
    Shuly DT

  21. What a lovely card! Love the sentiment and the B & W! Thank you for sharing your lovely creation with us at
    Sweet Hugs

  22. Gorgeous black/white card! Love how you mixed the colors perfectly, and your bling just make it pop!
    Thank you for joining our Make it Sparkle with Bling Challenge over at Love to Create this week.
    Ruza, LTC Admin/Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  23. Really pretty card for the B&W challenge, love the butterflies. Thanks for playing along with us at the cheerful Stamp Pad for the B&W challenge.

  24. Jolie carte et joli combo !
    Merci pour ta participation au challenge de crafting from the heart

  25. Ohhh your card is so cute!!
    Thanks for joining us at TSM challenge.


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