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Sunday, 14 April 2013

Life's Special Occasions

A busy day today as this is my second post.
A new challenge starts today over at Corrosive Challenges.  Our theme for this fortnight is:
Life's Special Occasions
Simply create a project celebrating any of the numerous special occasions that we celebrate.

Our sponsor for this challenge is A Day for Daisies and the design team were lucky enough to be able to use images from the sponsor for our inspiration projects.  The prize for the winner is a $12 gift certificate.


I used this gorgeous wedding bells image to create a wedding card.  The image is coloured with promarkers.  I added some glitter to the bells and cut the image out.  For the card itself I cut an aperture using my dies and then created a trellis but cutting little strips of card and weaving them together.  I than attched this to the back of the aperture.  The flowers were all made using punches and I added lots of pearls.  I also punched out some little butterflies.  Kept the colours a lovely soft shade of pink.  I also used some of my peel offs which normally don't see the light of day lol.

I hope you like and I am looking forward to seeing all your creations.  Just pop here to upload your creations.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Lisa B - Wedding
Great Impressions - Pastel colours and/or polka dots
Stamping Sensations - Special Occasions
Passion for Promarkers - Cut out your image
Divas By Design - Flowers
Whimsy Stamps - Pretty in pink
One Stop - Pastels
Sweet Stampin - Pastels
Allsorts - Letter of your name (butterflies and bling - surname begins with B)

41 comments:

Desire Fourie said...

This is just so beautiful. Loving the grey and pink and the little lattice backdrop.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Clare said...

Beautiful x x x

sue w. said...

Hi Mags, this is beautiful hun, love it.
Hugs Sue W.

downrightcrafty said...

totally gorgeous and another oh so special card
Hugs Kate xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is stunning Mags. I really love the trellis design and gorgeous flowers
Sue xx

Doreen said...

Beautiful card...gorgeous design and fab details.xxx

Claire said...

This is so pretty - love the lattice work. Hugs, Claire x

Shelby said...

I just love how you've done the lattice and the corners look amazing as well as all of the flowers. Beautiful card

Shelby

Debs said...

Simply stunning!
Debs xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Stunning Mags, I like everything about it!!!
Kevin xx

Regan said...

Mags, this is magnificent! What a labor of love with the woven lattice and punched flowers! Simply amazing!
{hugs}
Regan

Donna Mosley said...

Gorgeous card Mags, love the beautiful design and details.

Donna x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous, love that pretty trellis and the colours and layout are beautiful
Lindsay xx

coldwaters2 said...

Wowww Mags this is both beautiful and awesome, wow, what a wonderful design this is one very elegant and classy card.
hugs
lorraine x

Sandra H said...

Mags this is totally stunning x

Daniele said...

what a lovely elegant card Mags, love the lattice effect
hugs

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Mags. I love the design and the embellishments are stunning.
Hugs Sharon. x

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Wow Mags, this is stunning!! Such Talent!
Julie x

Linda Palmer said...

This card is so awesome! I love the lattice, love the wedding bells and love your design. Beautiful job!

Sue - bearhouse said...

Hello again Mags, such a pleasure to come back for another look at your gorgeous card so that I can say thank you for taking part in the Passion for Promarkers Challenge
Sue xx

Purplecat 64 said...

Hi Mags,
This is totally wonderful,
love your paper weaving so unusual,
a real stunning card,
hugs,
Heather & Bronwyn xx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, this is so gorgeous, huggles Pops x x x

pinky said...

This is just beautiful Mags. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
Pinky

catherine said...

This is so lovely Mags and thanks for joining in our challenge over at Sweet Stampin this week
x catherine

Tessa en Anke said...

Great card. Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design
hugs Anke

Kelly Neis said...

This card is a stunner. Love how you used the die cuts. Thank you for joining us at Divas By Design.
Hugs Kelly

Jen said...

Fab cut out image.
Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week
Jen x

Lorraine said...

Oh wow Mags, this is truely stunning, love the colours, embellishments and the designs amazing too hun. xx

Pop's Cards said...

Good Morning sweetie, this is just simply stunning, huggles Pops x x x

Sonia said...

Wowwwww,fabulous card^_^
I like all the elegant elements on it^_^
Big hug my friend,
Sonia

Kirsten Alicia Sheridan said...

Hello Mags, apologies for not commenting on this beauty sooner. It's really gorgeous, I love the colours & the trellised aperture is terrific. Thanks for entering it into the Lisa B Designs challenge & good luck.

Natali said...

This wedding card just blow me away.. Amazing!!!
Hugs,
Natali

Jules said...

Hi Mags

This is gorgeous. Love what you have done here very much.

The trellis work and all those beautiful flowers are amazing!!

Hope you are having a good week.

Love Jules xx

nwilliams6 said...

Beautiful creation - love the lattice and layout. Crystal's wedding is coming fast - less than 30 days now and panic is starting to set in for us - LOL! Hugz!

Tracy said...

Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Natali said...

Come back to say "Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin` “Pastels” Challenge and we hope to see you again soon." ))
Hugs
Natali

Francesca said...

Fabulous creation
thanks for joining us at Stamping sensations

Hugs
Francesca

Wishcraft said...

Fab design, this is lovely! Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin' :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Cheryl said...

So beautiful and elegant! Just perfect for a wedding.


Thank you for joining our challenge at Great Impressions Stamps .

--Cheryl--

Judith said...

Hi Mags this is just so pretty I just love your design- thanks for playing ay Whimsy stamps challenge this month hugs Judith x

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