Friday, February 1, 2013

Paper Made Bakery February Blog Hop

** This is my 3rd post for today. Please scroll down for Avocado Arts & Some Odd Girl post. **


Hi there  lovely peeps and welcome to my first post as part of Paper Made Bakery team. I am very excited of this new adventure and honestly a bit nervous. Why?? Because I have to use more patterned paper!! And, if you've been following me for a while you know that my style is clean & simple. The thought of layering papers is something that I have to get use to.

This is part of my new year resolution. To step out of my comfort zone and try something that I don't normally do.

Anyway, enough rambling and let's get on to this month kit, shall we? This month PMB has assembled this kit called "How's The Weather" which include these fabby goodies.

And, here's what I made.

4 different patterned papers!! Pat, pat on my back. LOL. When I first saw the 6x6 paper pad, I was like... this is so not my style. Vintage looking paper. Hmm.... Then an awesome friend of mine said when you have no idea what to do, paper pieced! (thank you, Kimberly!)

So, I paper pieced the umbrella and then the rest kind of just come together. And, to my surprise I actually finished 4 projects (which I will share at PMB blog through out February). I guess the benefit of the paper pad, you know that all the patterned paper will work together. For this CAS girl, it just a matter of accepting a bit busier card is okay. ;)

Now, I hope you will join us and hopping along. Please check out what my teammates has created and leave them some love. And, yep, you know it... for all your effort, we have "Hearts'n-goodies prize package" to giveaway to one lucky random winner. Each comment you leave equal one entry for the giveaway.

If you are interested to purchase this kit simply click on the BUY CURRENT KIT tab on the left side of the menu bar on PMB site. The Baker's Dozen kit subscription is also a popular option.  You can find out more about it HERE.

I am the last stop of the hop. In case you missed anyone, here's a complete list of the hop participants:

Paper Made Bakery                                
Amy Tsuruta                                            
Angi Barrs                                                
Glenda J. Wyatt                                        
Julie Tucker-Wolek                                 
Piali Biswas                                              
Vera Wirianta Yates <--- you are here                               

Thank you for stopping by here and hope you have a fabulous Friday!

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Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Loveeeeeeeeeee this!! LOVING the paper you used for the umbrella!!! GORGEOUS!!!!

Margie said...

What a pretty card!

~amy~ said...

{{patting you on your back}}

Such an awesome card all the patterns but you kept true to yourself and kept it clean and crisp...AWESOME!!

Sooo thrilled to get to work with you!!

Naomi Edwards said...

Wow, you managed to stay clean and simple using pattern paper, give yourself another pat!!! Your card is absolutely fantastic!!!!!! O love what you did with the umbrella and those pearls really adds to the beauty of this card... no need to be nervous anymore, you got it under control! lol

Annette said...

super cute card Vera..

Angi said...

That umbrella is super gorgeous. I love how you used a variety of papers. Sweet design!

chillin with Quillin said...

awesome card,and simple even using the different pattern papers, love the unbrella and the sentiment !!!

Iris said...

Love the umbrella. Iris

Melissa Shea said...

I love the umbrella and banner sentiment!

Ravengirl said...

Paper piecing is just right! Your selection of paper for the umbrella is super classy!! Perfect pearl accents too!

Tracy said...

Love It!

Glenda J said...

Woo hoo! Four patterned papers... you go girl. That's awesome. The papers aren't really me either but you've inspired me to get past that. Fabulous card. Love it!

Susan F. said...

Vera, this card is really cute. Love the umbrella!

Grá O'Neill said...

Beautiful card. Love the paper choice & the umbrella is perfect :)

Message Keeper said...

Thanks for the tip of paper piecing! Should try it someday as well!

Chitra Nair said...

Such a beautiful card..

Karenladd said...

What an adorable paper pieced umbrella! So cheery!

Amber S said...

Great job on stepping out of your comfort zone. I was really surprised to see your name as a new PMB DT member! This is a fab card!


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