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Thursday, 5 May 2011

Red and White

Paid a flying visit to Durham today to the passport office. Slight delay on the way there as a suspect package was found on the train and we had to wait 45 minutes for the police to arrive to remove it. Managed a flying visit to the Crafty Nook before lunch then it was a case of legging it back to the station to catch the train home again.
Any way onto crafting, this was made last night and left to dry:
Tilda has been coloured with promarkers and her dress and the bow on her hat have been paper pieced. Backing papers are from a DCWV adhesive stack, heart doilies were in my stash, Tilda is mounted onto a Marriane Diecut mat. Card is finished with white satin ribbon, a red rose (from WOC), a die cut corner and swirls, pearls and smaller flowers from my stash.
Challenges I'm entering:
My Time to Craft - red and white
Ribbon Carousel - get inspired
Simon says Stamp - paper piecing
Divas by Design - anything goes
Paper Play Challenges - show us your style
Shelley's Image Blog - sugar and spice
By the Cute and Girly - anything goes
Stamptacular Sunday - Mum's the word
Aud Sentiments - Happy Mother's Day

Carol x

23 comments:

  1. A wonderful card!

    MauMau
    Magnolia Mania Challenge

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  2. Gorgeous card, love the layout and the super image. Thanks for joining in our challenge at MTTC this week.

    Pat xx

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  3. I love this Carol, fab layout. Jo x

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  4. What a goregous red and white card, great die cuts! Thanks for sharing with us at Divas for our first challenge hugs Rebekah xx
    PS I have blog candy at http://berryliciousblog.blogspot.com if you are interested!

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  5. Hi Carol,

    What a lovely red and white card!

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  6. What a beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

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  7. Gorgeous card, love the pretty papers you used.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Challenge this week.

    Hugs,

    Jo x

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  8. Thanks so much for joining us at paper play with this lovely stylish card, great layout and paper piecing, hugs Liz xx

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  9. Aww Tilda is so cute!! I love those doilies in the background too!

    Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!!

    -Sarah

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  10. I love your Tilda and doilies and ribbon, Oh My! :D Thanks so much for joining us at the Ribbon Carousel Challenge this week. :D

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  11. Sounds like you had quite an interesting train ride! Such a pretty card! I just love all the details!

    I'm so glad that you joined us at Shelly's Images Sugar and Spice Challenge and I hope we see more of your creations in the future!

    ~kurlygirl Kurly-Q

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  12. Love the use of the double heart doilies. Sad about the suspicious package on the train, I think sometimes folks do that sort of thing for laughs, delays everyone else. Cute card and image! Thanks for playing along with Divas by Design this round!

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  13. Lovely, i like it very much!
    Thank you for joining us at Magnolia Mania Challenge.
    Xoxo Michi

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  14. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.

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  15. Eine wunderschöne Karte in tollen, kräftigen Farben. Klasse Gestaltung, tolles Motiv. Liebe Grüße.

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  16. Beautiful card! Thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge xx

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  17. What a lovely card! Love how much you have put into this

    Thanks for joining in the fun over at Aud Sentiments

    Rx

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  18. A fantastic card Carol, fabulous red and white scheme and stunning details - Tilda is gorgeous in her paper pieced dress!!

    So glad you could join us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge,
    hugs
    Heather xx

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  19. Beautiful card!

    Thanks for joining us at Magnolia-Mania-Challenge.

    hugs
    Swantje

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  20. This is SO ADORABLE and I love your choice of color! Thanks so much for joining in our Sugar & Spice Challenge at Shelly's Images!

    Darlene
    Shelly's Images DT

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  21. Wow this is wonderful! Thanks so much for Joining our Mother's Day challenge over at Aud Sentiments! Good luck I hope you will join us again!

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  22. Sooo cute! Love all the different die cuts. Thanks for joining us for the first Ribbon Carousel challenge - hope you'll come back :)

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  23. This is really cute. Thanks for joining us over at By the Cute and Girly this month. Hugs, Hanna

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