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Monochrome Iris Card and a Neutral Gemstone Necklace

Good afternoon everyone, hope you are well :-) I am here with a couple of creations to show you this time, a monochrome Iris card and a Neutral Gemstone Necklace. 
I shall start with the card, for this creation I used an Iris stamp from Penny Black stamped with Memento Paris Dusk ink onto die cut cardstock. I then made a panel below this image as a mat-with patterned paper and white cardstock. I then covered my card with a white paper with a blue pattern, and used the same patterned paper from my mat as a border on the card. I then added a dome greeting matted onto patterned paper and white card like the image. Lastly I added a ribbon bow.
I was asked to make a neutral coloured gemstone necklace for a friend so here is my effort. Obviously the beads being gemstones each bead differs which I love-you get such different looks even within the same creation. I used Labradorite, Rutilated Quartz in two sizes, clear bicones and white pearls.

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:

I would like to enter my necklace into the following challenges:
Thank you for looking and for all your lovely comments :-)

Comments

  1. Your card is so beautiful Elaine I love the colours and the background papers are gorgeous.
    Janet xxx

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  2. Beautiful card and I love the necklace. The iris on the card is gorgeous.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. This is a gorgeous monochromatic card Elaine. I am sure your friend will be thrilled with the necklace.
    Have a lovely week.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  4. Evening Elaine fabulous monochrome card hun like those blue and white china plates love it x

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  5. Beautiful elegant card. Love the blues.

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  6. That card is amazing - so beautiful. Love the papers, the colours, the image the design - everything!!
    Your necklace is very pretty too!
    xx

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  7. Love the beautiful and very classic blue and white colour scheme. Great layout and mix of colours. I hope they like the necklace as it is a great mix and very pretty.

    <3 & hugs
    Lisa xxxx

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  8. Oh Elaine, stunning card, very elegant, love the blue and white combo, love the necklace too hun xxx

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  9. Oh my your card is stunning Hugs Sandra xx

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  10. Stunning projects Elaine. I particularly love your beautiful card.
    Laine
    xx

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  11. Hi Elaine, wow what a gorgeous card, love the shades of blue and a beautiful image. The necklace is gorgeous too.

    Hugs Erin x

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  12. This card is so very elegant, I love it. Thank you for joining us this week for the Love To Create challenge.

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  13. What a beautiful card....love it!

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  14. Gorgeous creation, I love the colors!
    Thanks for joining us at Love to Create!
    ♥ Sandra ♥

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  15. I SO LOVE this card! Just fabulously beautiful :)

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  16. Stunning card, reminds me so much of Delft Pottery. Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Use a Stamp Or Digi Somewhere On Your Project Challenge #3 and Good Luck!

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  17. Beautiful monochromatic card, and such a lovely bracelet!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Love to Create this week.
    Ruza, LTC Admin/Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

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  18. Beautiful card love the monochromatic colors. Thanks so much for joining us at Created with love challenges.
    Linda K. DT
    www.ladybugstampers.blogspot.com

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  19. Eine schöne Karte.
    Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme am Kreativeinkauf-Challengeblog.

    LG, Ilonka

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  20. Thank you for entering the MCC challenge and good luck...Kathy x

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  21. Your card is stunning and your necklace beautiful. I love them both.

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  22. Gorgeous. I just love blues. Thank you for joining crafty bloggers network challenge,

    Kay
    CBN DTx

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  23. This is so pretty. I love it in blues. Thank you for joining us over at Ladybug Crafts. Hugs Nina

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Thank you for your lovely comments, I really appreciate them all :-) Elaine-xxx-

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