Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Inspiration Hops, Day 3: Lots of Thanks and Celebration Diva

 Good morning!  The Design Team for Gina K. Designs welcomes you to our final fabulous Inspiration Blog Hop for December! Gina and the Design Team will inspire you with many beautiful ideas for our new sets, and as you hop through our blogs, make sure to leave a comment on each of them because we will choose a few random comments and those stampers will each win a grab bag of Gina K. Designs products! To see the full list of winners, check the Big News Forum at StampTV a few days after the hops.

Today we are sharing samples with Beth Silaika's Lots of Thanks.  My first thought, when I saw the checklist, was to frame it up with one of the other cute thanks!  I used different colors to fill the boxes and used tiny rhinestones instead of checks add a bit of interest and bling. Inks are Gina K. Cherry Red, Red Hot, Prickly Pear, Grass Green, and Turquoise Sea.  Cardstock is Pure Luxury White and Black Onyx.


Finally, we have Debbie Corbari's darling Celebration Diva!  Dang, this girl makes me wanna party!  I colored her dress with Copics C-3, C-5, and C-7 to create an ombre and outlined the bottom with a silver glitter pen.  I used Carolyn's Elegant Flourishes stamped in Gina K. Black Onyx, Moonlit Fog and White ink to create the background on Moonlit Fog Pure Luxury cardstockBase is Black Onyx.





Now please enjoy more samples from our team!  Don't forget to leave comments for more chances to win a grab of Gina K. Designs goodness!  Hope you enjoyed our hops this week!


57 comments:

  1. Oh so awesome Mel! Love these both, especially the Diva! Awesome coloring on her dress! :D

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  2. Love your Diva's ombre dress, Mel, and that background is fabulous for her. Also love your colorful thank you square!

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  3. Love that thank you square and I'm head over heals for the ombre dress on miss diva!! I love the whole feel of that card! Glad she makes you wanna party! lol {wink}

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  4. Love both of your cards. The diva is elegant in her little gray and black dress.

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  5. I am amazed at how different everybody can make the same stamps look so individual. Love the message card.

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  6. wonderful details! Love the tiny rhinestones to fill in the colored boxes! And the diva is delightful - so classy and yet so sassy!

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  7. Great use of these stamps. I love the black and white pallet on the Diva. Thanks for the great inspiration!

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  8. Cute cards and wrapping the thank you's around the card so clever!

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  9. My, how our little diva is so well dressed in her lovely dress-ready for the runway! I need to bring her home and create more looks for her! Love al these wonderful cards!

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  10. I love the thank you card. Framing the list with the another Thank You is a great looking card.

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  11. Love how you framed the list with more Thank You stamps. Your diva, well, she just stands out in front of that amazing background.

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  12. Love the way you spotlighted that diva on your "I'll drink to that" card. Filing that away for later! Gorgeous cards.

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  13. The rhinestones definitely add a bit of bling. I love the black, moonlight fog and white together & the pearl adds a nice dimension also

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  14. The thank you card is lovely, I like the colored squares matching the inked thank you. The Diva is lovely and I really like the 3d effect of the swirls.

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  15. Wonderful cards. The thank you one is so bright and colorful too.

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  16. such talent! thanks for the inspiration

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  17. The monochromatic use of Elegant Flourishes in the background really does give it a touch of elegance! Fantastic!

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  18. Super cards. I love the way you've framed the Thank You check list with the other Thank You. Really gets the message across. Diva's dress is beautiful

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  19. Awesome cards, love all the boxes you 'checked' off on your thank you card! Nicely done!

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  20. wonderful cards and makes me want to toast.Thanks for sharing:)

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  21. Hi Melanie. Both cards are great, love the thank you list. Take care.

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  22. Thank you x 4. I love the squared look :)

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  23. These new sets are so much fun! Love the design of your Thank You card! And, that diva dresses better than I do!

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  24. These new sets are so much fun! Love the design of your Thank You card! And, that diva dresses better than I do!

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  25. I love the way the "thank you" is along all four borders.

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  26. You always make such fab' cards.
    thank you

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  27. The first one is so simply elegant. The second one ROCKS!

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  28. Love these cards and love the diva and her beautiful dress..

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  29. These cards are great. I always like the color choices you make.

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  30. Geez, you ladies have done it again with the celebration diva cards. Very Nice.

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  31. The perfect Little Black Dress! Cute cute cute!

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  32. Love the diva and the ombre coloring as well as the flourish background.

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  33. Clever how your framed the Thank You note, Mel. The Diva and flourishes are a perfect match :)

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  34. Your Thank You card with colored "pins" are so attractive! That was my favorite of the two cards, altho both were beautifully done.

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  35. Great cards. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  36. The Thank Yous going around the card is a great idea. And silver and black for the Diva! Lovely!

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  37. Love the diva card. The grey and black is so striking.

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  38. Great cards! I especially love the diva!

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  39. Just beautiful. Thank you

    Kathleen

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  40. Your cards are beautiful.

    Kathleen

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  41. Love your details: 1. Rhinestones to check the boxes in the thank you card. 2. The double stamping to create the shadow effect with the swirls. Thanks for sharing, cheers!

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  42. Cute cards. I like the check list on the first one.

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