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Sunday, June 19, 2011

CPS #223

I'm having some buyer's remorse. While I was watching my haul video from yesterday, I noticed that there's something wrong with this sentiment stamp that I bought yesterday. Can you guess what it is?
Answer: the apostrophe is in the wrong place! It should be before the r, instead of before the e. I thought it was just the image sticker, but I looked at the actual stamp, and yep, the apostrophe is in the wrong place there too. It's irking me to the extent that I'm planning to go back to Michaels to find a replacement or just simply return it. Even though the cost of the stamp wasn't that much, I want to be happy with what I spend my money on. Makes sense, right?

Here's my take on CPS #223. I wanted to continue my use of the DCWV paper stack that I used yesterday, but with more toned down colors. I also used one of my new sentiment stamps that I got from Michaels yesterday. I'm really digging the handwriting + font combination!
Card Specs:
Ink: Colorbox chalk ink in Blackbird, Blush Rose
Stamps: Studio G (sentiment), Basic Grey- Cup of Tea (teapot)
Paper: Die Cuts with a View- Nana's Kitchen
Punch: We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper, Fiskars Apron Lace border punch
White Gel Pen: Inkssentials
Pearl: Queen & Co.- Pearl

6 comments :

Linda Beeson said...

Nice card! I love what you created and great use of the CPS sketch too.

Lea L. said...

Such a sweet card, Cheri!! I love the colors you've used, and the cute teapot!! Thanks for joining us at CPS this week!!

PS- Such a bummer about the stamp being punctuated incorrectly. It is such a great sentiment, but I would take it back too!

Just A Pac Rat said...

Wonderful card, I love the colors used! TFS and good luck in the challenge!

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Jennie said...

Lovely design and such a cute image. Great job on the sketch and thanks for playing along with CPS this week :)

Tami Mayberry said...

What a bummer! Cute CPS card though :) Thanks for joining us!

Toni K said...

Super nice card! I can't believe that stamp made it through. Bummer for sure.

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