Sunday, September 2, 2012

Happy Fall Y'all & A Giveaway

**** Giveaway listed at the end of this post ****

Hello friends! Ok... so I got a little ahead of myself on my last post. That wasn't my last design team post for Getting Cricky, but today is. Anyway, it's the first Sunday o' the month, which means it's time for another Simply Sunday Challenge. Our theme this month is "Happy Fall Y'all". Here is my contribution....

SIZE:  4 x 8"
CARTRIDGES:  "Designer's Calendar" & "Straight From The Nest"
CARDSTOCKCTMH & Core'dinations
EMBOSSINGCuttlebug machine, Darice "Spider Web" folder (leaves), Recollections Embossing Powder "Clear Bark" (sentiments), VersaMark Watermark stamp pad
PUNCHMartha Stewart
INKCTMH Exclusive Inks "Chocolate"
OTHERCTMH Liquid Glass

For the sentiments, I used these K Andrew Designs stamp sets....

Southern Sayings
K Andrew Designs

Winter Wishes
K Andrew Designs

To order these sets for yourself, just click on the images above. To check out all of the stamp sets, click HERE.

If you would like to participate in this challenge, click HERE to join in the fun!


Also entering in these challenges:
DL.ART -  Thankful Thursday Challenge, 1000 Posts Linky Party, Anything goes
Joyful Stamper -  Inspire Me Fridays #74, Anything goes
Craft Your Passion -  Monday Challenge #125, "Emboss It"


Since this is my final post as a design team member, I thought I should do something fun to commemorate it. So.... I am giving away this brand new K Andrew Designs stamp set (one of my favorites!)....

Of Mice & Lil Men

To enter, all you have to do is leave a comment on this post. You don't have to become a follower to qualify (but I would love it if you did). The deadline to enter is 11:59pm on 9/7 (Friday). I will use to select a winner, which I will announce on 9/8.

Thank you so much for visiting me today! Have a fantastic Sunday!

-Diana :)


  1. This is so beautiful, Diana!! The embossing on the leaves is perfect...I can't believe you used a spider web folder!! What a fabulous Fall card :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts
    Getting Cricky DT - Sister

  2. Such a beautiful card - love those leaves the colours are so rich and the border around the edge is fabulous. TFS

  3. oh I love this Diana Lynn!!! wonderful colors for your leaves...feels like fall already!

    Thank you so much for linking up @ Inspire Me Fridays!!

  4. So it! Lee-Ann :)

  5. I agree with Lisa, using the spider web folder...ingenious! It's a beautiful card!

  6. This is such a beautiful card, love the different colors on the leaves! And the different size of the card is really nice!

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us at Craft Your Passion this week.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Craft Your Passion
    August Guest Design Team Member

  7. Beautiful fall card. I love it. Spider web emboss folder is a great idea
    Thanks for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday 1,000 posts linky Party.
    DIANA L.

  8. This is gorgeous. The rich colours of the leaves just pop against the background. Great idea to place them in a diagonal line. The border is a pretty detail. Thanks for joining our embossing challenge at Craft Your Passion. I hope we see you again soon.

  9. What a great card Diana. I love the sentiment. Fun colors as well.


  10. Love this card Diana, the embossing on the leaves is perfect!! Cheers Jennie Jenscrapstoo