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Friday, 9 August 2013

Rose

Good morning all.

   Thank goodness the weather had dulled over a bit yesterday....I managed to stay indoors and get some housework done!!

A card today for a swap with the theme of roses.


Using a topper from a card I wasn't happy with, the image is a rubber stamp (but as I can't find it atm I can't tell you who it's by) which I've die cut with a scalloped nestie. The dies for the layers are from Marianne Design. Pearls and bow are from my stash.


Challenges entered:
Lady Anne's Challenge - anything goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - anything goes
ABC Challenge - monochrome
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - pink and white
Card Mania - summer blooms
Crafty Boots - die cuts
Penny Black and More - in the garden
Totally Gorjuss - anything goes with pearls
Marianne Design Divas - layer it up

Carol x

29 comments:

  1. A stunning card Carol, love the rose image and the beautiful die cut beneath it! Susan x

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  2. Lovely card, great selection of dies. Hugs, Claire x

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  3. Beautiful! Love the pink and white and of course that stunning Marianne die. The rose stamp is so pretty too. Michelle x

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  4. That's gorgeous Carol! I have some similar La Blanche stamps. I love the die cutting too Karen x

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  5. Beautiful card Carol. Hugs Rita xxx

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  6. This is gorgeous Carol and that stamp image is so elegant too x

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  7. Gorgeous card Carol. I love the rose image and beautiful framing.
    Sue xx

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  8. Gorgeous rose and love the die too. Beautiful soft pastel colour and the bow is so cute.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  9. This is lovely Carol such pretty colours and I love that die! huggles Sue xx

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  10. This is gorgeous,love the image.xxx

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  11. Hi Carol, this is gorgeous, so elegant. Those dies are wonderful.
    Hugs Sue W.

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  12. Beautiful card, the die cuts are stunning.

    Thank you for playing along with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  13. Very beautiful Carol and the die cut you used is amazing! Adore this card!
    hugs
    Glenda

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  14. This is so gorgeous...that die is so wonderful and looks great against the pink card.
    Glad you liked the card and must admit that I am having such a wonderful holiday. I have met 2 fabulous bloggy friends already and soon to meet our Sue!
    Touring through the Lake District at the moment...it is always so beautiful!
    I will catch up on your blog once I am home again.

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  15. beautiful- thank you so much for sharing this gorgeous creation with us over at Loves Rubberstamps xxxx

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  16. Such a lovely card!
    Thank you for sharing it with us at Card Mania Challenge and Good Luck!
    Smiles, Kaly

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  17. beautiful and so elegant card, love the rose stamp.
    Thank you for sharing at Penny Black and more Challenge, good luck;-))m

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  18. Very beautiful! Love that die cut. Thanks so much for joining us this week at ABC Challenges.

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  19. So very elegant, Carol. Love those die-cuts.
    xxx Asha
    Sunny Summer Crafts

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  20. This is gorgeous Carol, such a beautiful image.
    Pauline
    x

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  21. Such a lovely card. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.

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  22. Stunning card Carol, I love everything about this one
    Hugs

    Patricia xxx

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  23. A very pretty card Carol, super use of dies and lovely image. Thank you for joining us over at Marianne Design Divas this month. Good luck!
    Hugs
    Suzi x

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  24. beautiful! Thanks for playing along with us at Creative Creations Challenges with our 'Anything Goes' challenge! Good Luck, remember you can enter upto three times and we have a DT call :) Hope to see you again soon xxx

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  25. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Penny Black & More @ Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  26. Hi Carol

    That is a beautiful card. Love the die work very much.

    Hope you have caught up with all that washing and ironing now .. .. and what is this thing called "housework" I hear mentioned every so often in blogland?!?! LOL!!!

    Hope you are having a good week.

    Love Jules xx

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  27. Absolutely gorgeous image and a great layout too.

    Thanks for joining us at PB & More this month and good luck, Luv Sam x

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  28. Stunning looking card, Great embossing. Thank You for sharing with us at Lady Anne's Challenges. I hope we see you again soon.
    Love ~ Lady Anne xx

    Lady Anne's Challenge's
    Lady Anne's Blog

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