Don't nautical cards just scream summer. The background wood grain stamp and compass stamps are from Papertrey Ink. The sentiment and explore stamp came from Close to My Heart. Here's the link for a tutorial on how to make the sailor's knot. The globe die was made by quickutz.
I'm entering this into Embellish Magazine nautical color trends challenge. Also to Totally Papercrafts, The Secret Crafter Saturday, Onestop Craft. Tatertots & Jello, Really Reasonable Ribbon and