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Tuesday 4 June 2013

Birthday Wishes

Good morning all. Another gorgeous day, don't think I'll be doing much except enjoying the sunshine today!

A quick card I made last night as I still have a few birthday's to make for this month.

Decoupage image is from Pinflair. Dies from Marianne Design. Backing paper was a magazine freebie.   Pearls and reel die were bought at a recent craft show. Binders twine and sentiment from my stash.

Challenges entered:
Craft Your Passion - haberdashery items
Created with Love - anything goes
A & T Emerald Faeries - dies and punches
Bastel-traum - birthday
Scrap it Girl - use your dies
Opus Gluei - anything goes
Allsorts - here come the girls

Carol x


  1. Another lovely card Carol. I really like the sewing aspects of it.ove from Christine xx

  2. Love your card. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenges at Created with Love Challenges.


  3. Cute card Carol, love the mouse and accessories. luv annie xx

  4. Hi Carol, its adorable love the reel! Susan xx

  5. Ohhhhh...this is so very sweet! Love that little decouplage image!!!

    The scissors and thread card look great but that background die is superb!

  6. Gorgeous card, love those dies and such a cute mouse too. Enjoy the sunshine Karen x

  7. This is so, so cute Carol, just love the image. Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts for our Here Come The Girls challenge x

  8. This is an adorable card Carol, cute image and lovely die cut.

  9. This is a beautiful card Carol xx

  10. Fabulous Carol, love the cute image and the lovely embellishments.

    Linda xxx

  11. What a lovely Card. Thank you for joining in with our challenge over at The Cupboard Trilogy Challenge Blog.

    Stella xx

    TCT DT

  12. Beautiful card, love all the details on it.

    Thanks for joining in with the Cupboard Trilogy Challenge.

    Liz xx [DT]

  13. wow your card is stunning Thanks for joining us this week at Created With Love Challenges.
    Linda K. DT

  14. Wow, what a nice work, thank you so much for sharing it with bastel-traum.ch, greats, Tom

  15. Wow what a pretty card, this is one of my favoutite lacy dies from Marianne Design.

    Thanks for joining the MARIANNE DESIGN DIVA'S CHALLENGE- get your dies out.
    Please join again..

    HUgs MDD DT Blankina

  16. Another beautiful card Carol. That die, my favourite one of all, really looks good with the image on it and I love the way you have done the cotton. Michelle x

  17. What a beautiful card and image design. So cute. Thanks for joining this month's challenge at Scrap It Girl. Hope to see ya again soon.

  18. Lovely Card, thanks for joining us over at CWLC Blog.

    Chris B - DT

  19. A gorgeous card Carol and great use of your die cuts. Thanks for joining us at Country View Crafts Challenge this month. Have a lovely weekend Jennie x

  20. Absolutely beautiful Carol! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion!

  21. Thanks for your great work and thats you sharing your card by www.bastel-traum.ch LG Ute

  22. I love the femininity of this card. The thread spool is the perfect addition and the pastel colours are wonderful. Thanks for joining in with our challenge at Opus Gluei!!

  23. Love that sweet image backed by the gorgeous die. All of the little sewing touches are such sweet details. The buttons are especially pretty and whimsical. Thanks for joining our Haberdashery Items challenge at Craft Your Passion. I hope we see you again soon.

  24. This caught my eye from scrap it girl's die challenge so I came over to take a look. This is so adorable and the little buttons are a perfect touch, Cheers, Lisa

  25. Beautiful card, thanks for entering at Scrap It Girl for this months die challenge.

  26. So delicate looking! Thanks for joining us at Scrap It Girl!


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