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Boz Towers, Essex, United Kingdom
I'm a Red Hat Society member with a love of crafting of all sorts. A very proud mum to four fabulous children and Nan to six gorgeous grandchildren. I started work as a milliner and now have an abiding love of scrapbooking and card making.

The lovely people that drop by ~ thank you.

Friday, 9 September 2011

A re-jig of an old card

I made a similar card for my lovely mother-in-law for her birthday last year but I do love the colours of these Ella Blue papers and also the vintagy feel of this image.  Challenge 28 over on the Craft Your Days Away blog is Hand-Made Flowers.  I couldn't resist! The image is a stamp from Clarity Stamps and is one of my all-time favourites. I've die cut the stamp with Spellbinders Labels Four and mounted that onto paper from Tim Holtz Vintage Shabby pad.  I used the Spellbinders Rose Creation dies to cut the flowers and leaves from the same Tim Holtz paper stack.  The organza frilly edge ribbon is from Create and Craft TV.  Another favourite Marianne die was used for the flourish.

I would like to enter this card into the following:
Craft Your Days Away Challenge #28 Make Your Own Flowers
Anything Goes Challenge Blog ~ Vintage/Shabby Chic
Ribbon Carousel Challenge RCC19 Anything Goes with Danielle Daws
Craft Your Passion Challenge #74 ~ Flowers
Crafty Boots Challenges ~ Anything Goes
Incy Wincy Designs: Challenge 110 ~ Make Your Own Flowers
Woodware USA Clear Stamps Challenge #42 ~ Anything Goes
Mariannes's Design Divas ~ Anything Marianne Goes

15 comments:

dragonllew said...

Lovely card I really like the soft colours

earthspirit927 said...

Very Elegant Card !! Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passions this week for our "Anything Goes Challenge with Flowers as our Twist" Have a wonderful week and good luck:)

Melissa

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Karen said...

WOW Jennie this is stunning! So classy and elegant, I love the soft colours and your flowers are amazing xxx

Sarah said...

Stunning card Jennie, love the image and pretty colours and your flowers are beautiful. Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Days Away, good luck with the challenge x

Nancy said...

Love it!! It's always fun to revisit an old card!! Thanks for joining us this week at Woodware USA!!

CraftygasheadZo said...

Elegant. Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Boots. Zo x

KraftyKoolKat said...

Wow Sweetie this is fabulous. Thank you for joining us at CYDA this week and good luck.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Kathlene said...

Lovely vintage-y card. Beautiful choice of paper and palette. TFS! xoxo

Nikbee said...

A pretty card. I love the soft colours and the flowers are wonderful. Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy.
Nikki F x

Annette said...

Love all those flowers, they look like a water fall of flowers. Thanks for joining our 'make your own flowers' at Incy Wincy this week.

By the way, I have candy if you're interested in entering!

Annette
xx

Amy Tidd said...

Beautiful! Thanks for playing along with the first crafty boots challenge! Amyxx

Mona E said...

An absolutely stunning card! Love the vintage look. Thanks for playing with us at our first challenge over at Marianne`s Design Divas. Hugs...Mona

Ashley Nguyen Newell said...

Very pretty! Thanks for playing along with us at the Ribbon Carousel Challenge!

Dee's Craft Room said...

Beautiful card.

Thank you for entering the first Crafty Boots challenge.

Dionne

JD said...

Lovely card!