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Friday 23 September 2011


Image is a decoupage I've had for ages, embossing folder is from Marianne Design being used for the first time and it's layered onto maroon and orange card stock. Punch is from Martha Stewart. Card is finished with brown ribbon rescued from a chocolate box, a tulle flower and some pearls.

Challenges entered:
Shelley's Image Blog - maroon, orange and brown
Ooh La La - punches and dies
Polly Craft Monday - swirls and pearls
OSAAT - punch it
Marianne Design Divas - bloom and grow
Shopping our Stash - no colouring
Rainbow Lady - white space

Carol x


  1. Beautiful card Carol, I love the image and your combination of embossing folder and punches is great. Jo x

  2. Lovely stylish card Carol.

    Edna x

  3. Wow! what a fabulous card this is. I love the colour combo and you've used one of my fav embossing and cutting boards. Striking to say the least. Thank you for joining us over at Marianne's Design Divas Bloom and Grow challenge this month. Good luck in the draw.
    Suzi x

  4. Great embossing, really makes the card stand out. Thanks for playing along with our Punches Challenge at Card Makin' Mamas!

  5. Very classy card, thanks for playing with us at OSAAT

    xoxo Marjo

  6. Lovely card Carol.... great punching too. Thanks for sharing
    Love Cynthia x

  7. Carol this is another of your remarkable cards your embossing is gorgeous and l love the orange card coming through it really is noticeable also the brown ribbon is a lovely finish with your pearls truly an amazing card:) Sandra H

  8. Another beautiful and classy card, Carol!
    Thank you for joining us at Shopping Our Stash for the "no coloring" challenge :)

  9. Love this one, those embossing folders are fab.
    Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jenny x

  10. Beautiful! How very pretty! Thank you for playing along with Shopping Our Stash!

  11. Love your card. Thanks for joining us at OLLCB this week

  12. Lovely card, loving the cut embossed work.
    Thank you for sharing with us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jen x

  13. Love this card, you've done amazing work. Thanks for playing our Fall Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

  14. I love the embossing! It sure helps to make your card pop. It enhances your images so much. Thank you for sharing your fall card with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

  15. Thanks for sharing with OLL your beautiful Punches and Dies creation; we hope to see you again soon x

  16. Looks fantastic, what a amazing card you made :)
    Thanks for playing with us at Marianne Design Divas!
    Hugs Kattiz


Many thanks for taking the time to comment on my post. Constructive comments are always welcomed and appreciated on my creations. Carol x