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Saturday, 25 February 2017

Cheers Gears

A simple card with a blue textured base card and distressed looking rusty-wine papers looks so stylish.  Add in metal gears, twine with a fine gold thread, a metallic copper sentiment and bingo! it becomes masculine.  Most men like something a little geometric, even rectangles and circles.
This could be for a birthday or a congrats type card.

Sentiment die: Poppy Stamps
Others bits all from stash.




I used a mojo sketch:



Shared on challenges:
mojo-monday-485
carabbiemomentschallenge-112-AG-masculine
creataliciouschallenges-109-AG-twine
happylittlestampers-anything-goes-with-dies
worldwideopen-15th-february-2017
ooh-la-la-creations-222-diecuts
modsquadchallenge-geometric
lilpatchofcraftyfriends-52
inkychicks-79-happy-birthday
allsortschallenge-404-metal-andor-charms

13 comments:

Sandy Palmer said...

Very nice card. Great design. Thanks for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends! :)

Wanda Cullen said...

Great masculine design! Thanks for joining us at Mojo Monday!

Maxine D said...

Great card Carol - and I love your updated photo :-)

Deloris said...

Very cute! Thanks for joining us at Ooh La La!

Ellibelle said...

A great card with a masculine feel to it. Perfect for our "use metal or a charm" challenge at Allsorts. Thanks so much for joining us!

Macimbalo said...

Great card - love those polka dots! Thanks so much for playing along with us at  The Mod Squad Challenge Angie, Challenge Host

Annette Stapylton said...

Very nice card. Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Annette DT Registered Owners/Admin for World Wide Open Design Team Challenge


brenda said...

A super creation and perfect added touches of metal/charms, many thanks for joining us at Allsorts challenge this week.

B x

Jane Willis said...

I love the strong masculine lines and colours and those rusty looking cogs. Thank you for sharing at Ooh La La Creations
Jane

laurie said...

Awesome card and a great design! Thanks for sharing at Happy Little Stampers!

Julie B said...

This works so well as a card for a guy with the colours you chose.Thanks for joining with us over at HLS Anything Goes with dies. :)

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Fabulous card Carol xx
Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Dianne DT for the World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

Melanie said...

A great card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional use ribbon or twine” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

Hugs,
Melanie
(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)


PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very busy the past couple of weeks…