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Thursday, 28 November 2013

Last Minute Birthday Request

Hi Folks 
Hope you are all well.  Only one more day at work and then it is the weekend.  I think my daughters are planning for the christmas tree to go up this weekend so looks like I will be busy on Sunday.  

Today's card share is a quick one that I threw together at my daughter's request.  I got home from work today and she asked me if I had time to put together a 21st birthday card for tomorrow night.  I could probably have said no but like to oblige if I can.  This is what I came up with.  A bit different for me but I kinda like it.


For the topper I used two different shades of mulberry paper.  I tore the paper into squares and matted one on top of the other.  I then used a stencil I have for the numbers and used gems to create the 21.  This was then matted onto some white card and then some holographic mirror card.  I went around the edge of the white card with some doodling.  For embellishments I added a couple of flowers, a parchment butterfly and lots of little pears.  A sentiment in the bottom corner finished off the card.

Thanks for popping by and would love to know what you think.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
The Hobby House - Pearls (pearls from Hobby House)
Dream Valley - Clean and simple
Aud Sentiments - Any sentiment
Craftyhands - Sparkle and bling
Allsorts - Bring on the bling
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes
Scribble and Scrap - Anything goes
Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything goes
Love to Create - 3 favourite embellishments (gems, pearls, flowers)
Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes
Crafty Sentiments - Anything goes
Bearly Mine - Anything goes
TTCRD - Anything goes
Crafting for All Seasons - Birthdays
Creative Moments - Anything goes
Delightful Challenges - Favourite things (gems, pearls, flowers, colour purple)
MAWTT - Girly, but no pink
Crafty Girls - Anything goes

29 comments:

Debbie Fisher said...

Wow your daughters friend will be thrilled with this, its beautiful, lovely colours & a great design xxx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Well done on such a pretty creation so quickly

Sue said...

This is really beautiful Mags, I love the gems and gorgeous colours. The parchment butterfly is so pretty and delicate.
Sue xx

rachel said...

so pretty Mags - this is lovely x

Sue B said...

Ooh I like this a lot Mags!! it's nice to see something a bit different without an image… it's girly and very pretty! I love the softness of the mulberry papers and the little pearls… it's perfect for a 21st card! :-)
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week!
Hugs Sue B xx

Kate at the Hobby House said...

oh Mags this is gorgeous so much bling and super pearls all over wow fabulous, thank you for joining us at the Hobby House and mentioning your Hobby House product
Hugs Kate xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Really pretty card Mags, I don't think I could just get a card ready so quickly and have it looking as good! Love your parchment butterfly too! Susan x

alex said...

Beautiful card, thank you for playing at Creative Moments
Alex x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Mags, I like the bling and the butterfly.
Kevin xx

julie_woolston said...

This is so beautiful Mags at Short notice, your Daughters friend will love it.
Hugs Julie xxx

Wendy L said...

Brilliant card, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxx

Carol Willis said...

Gorgeous card Mags, love that beautiful butterfly.
Hope you have a great weekend.
Hugs
Caz x

Macarena said...

Very nice and such a great idea. Thank you for joining us at Dream Valley!
Hugs, Macarena DT

Moira Gray said...

What a lovely card xx

Thanks for joining us at Craftyhands Challenge Blog.

Moira DT.

Céline said...

so gorgeous, love the design and colors
thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments
hugs
céline

Linda Simpson said...

This is gorgeous Mags, I do love the design and I am sure the young lady will love it.

Hugs
Linda xxx

Chana said...

Hi, Mags, beautiful birthday card! Love the colors and the pearls! Very nicely done! Thanks for leaving this on our front steps here at 613 Avenue Create!
Hugz,
Chana, Owner

Sandra van Blaricum said...

A beautiful card Mags, love the colors and the bling!
Thanks for joining the TTCRD challenges!
Hugs,Sandra

Debbie said...

A stunning card Mags. Thank you for joining us at The Hobby House. x

Billie A said...

Cute card and it says it all. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiment.

rachel taylor said...

What a sweet card thanks for sharing with 613 avenue create this week Rachel DT

Kelly Lloyd said...

This is beautiful mags
Thanks for sharing with us at crafty sentiments
Hugs Kelly

Ruza Rebel said...

Lovely card!
Thank you for sharing your favorite embellishments with us this week at Love to Create.
Ruza, LTC Designer
Ruza's Craft Corner

carol said...

Lovely card, So pretty thanks for joining in with our challenge at BEARLY-MINE X Carol

anita byrne said...

Thanks for joining us at the crafty girls challenge blog..good luck ..Anita DT

amanda phillips said...

So Blingy Mags! Thank you for sharing with us over at Love to Create Challenges this week.
Amanda LTCDT

Lexie said...

Simple and elegant...very pretty, Mags.

Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.
xx

Jani said...

lovely card!
Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
Jani x

Donna said...

Fab card, thanks so much for joining us over at Crafty Girls
Hugs Donna DT xx