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Tuesday 3 November 2015


Good morning all.

Still battling away with our New Zealand itinerary, I think we're 3/4 of the way there...gosh it's hard going! We want to fit as much as possible in but don't want to spend the whole time on the road living out of a suitcase.

Sharing today the card I made for October's Card Chain Challenge which was sent to Jerrie in Wisconsin.

Dies from Wplus9, Spellbinders and Memory Box. Back ground made using the Alcohol Marker Marbling technique. Pearls and sequins from my stash.

Challenges entered:
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
ABC Challenge - u for unlimited
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Amusing - sequins
Glitter n Sparkle - anything goes


  1. Gorgeous,love the background.xxx

  2. Fabulous card Carol, that background is beautiful. We made that mistake when we travelled America. So much time on the road, and there were miles and miles of it and not enough sight seeing! Michelle x

  3. A pretty card Carol, lovely marbled background.

  4. Nice girly card to send to a friend in your chain Carol. I'm sure she loved it. Good luck with the NZ plans it sounds like it really will be a trip of a lifetime. Zx

  5. Beautiful card, love the background. I am sure once your itinerary is complete you will be able to sit and relax with excitement.
    Linda xxx

  6. I'm sure she just loved it! What a fabulous color scheme and I hope your trip goes off well!

  7. great card Carol - I've spent a bit of time out there - my sister lives in kaikoura - its a wonderful place - would love to go again so I'm very envious! Will get there eventually with the girls! Big hugs rachel x

  8. Fabulous CAS card Carol! The colours are so pretty.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

  9. A lovely CAS card Carol, great marbling background too.
    Your NZ plans sound very exciting but you will need down days too or you'll need a holiday to get over your holiday!

    Hugs and happy crafting, Erika. x

  10. Very pretty card Carol love the background a super make.
    lorraine x

  11. I love this card Carol, I may well have to case this for a birthday card I need!
    Love the marbled background!
    Dawn xx

  12. SO very pretty! Love the scalloped edge... Off to try and track one down for myself, Jo x

  13. Gorgeous and it sounds like the trip planning is coming along x

  14. This looks fabulous! Thank you for joining us at ABC Challenge. Hugs! Mojca


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