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Tuesday, 18 March 2014

For a Special Friend

Hi Folks
Had a busy day at work today so just settling down to have a look at some of your lovely blogs.  Things are a bit hectic here at the moment, with one thing and another, so apologies if I don't get round to visiting your blogs as much as I would like.  

My card share for today is one I made for one of my daughters to give to a friend.


I have used a decoupage image and papers from the Lucy Cromwell collection from Papermania.  I have had this papercrafting set for a couple of years now so thought I ought to start using it.  I used kraft card for all the matting as I love the combination of pink and kraft card together.  For embellishments I added some lovely metal corners, a ribbon box type bow, some flowers and some punched butterflies.  I did add some stickles around the sentiments and some liquid pearls to the main decoupage topper.  I think it has rather a spring like feel to it.  

Thanks for popping by and would love to know what you think.  I look forward to reading all your comments.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Crafting by Designs - Anything goes
In The Pink - Card for a special lady
Fussy and Fancy - Birthdays
Crafty Ribbons - Ribbon and bows
Cute Card Thursday - Girls, girls, girls
Aud Sentiments - Anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - Female birthday
Allsorts - Pretty in pink
Paper Creators - Spring is in the air
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes
That Craft Place - Flowers and/or Mothers Day
Scribble and Scrap - Anything goes
OLLCB - To a special lady
Papertake - Girly
Crafty Sentiments - Its all about spring
TTCRD - Anything goes
Top Tip Tuesday - Metal or faux metal

22 comments:

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Mags. I love the decoupage cake and beautiful papers.
Hope you are having a lovely week even though you are having a hectic time.
Hugs Sharon. x

Linda Palmer said...

That cupcake looks good enough to eat, the frosting looks real. Beautiful design and card.

Donna Mosley said...

Very beautiful card Mags, love the gorgeous cupcake and pretty details.

Donna x

Michelle said...

It's so pretty Mags, I agree it does have a spring like feel to it - just gorgeous - Michelle x

Bad Kitty said...

cute card

crafty-stamper said...

Beautiful card love the cupcake image,B.paper and beautiful embellishments-thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create
Carol DT x

rachel said...

gorgeous card Mags - look yummy xx

Stephanie said...

Beautiful card. Love the flowers.

brenda said...

A perfect feminine card Maga and great colours which are just perfect for your theme.

Thanks fir sharing with us at Allsorts.

B x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Gorgeous and yummy Mags such a pretty cake and papers. Susan xx

Kelly Lloyd said...

Beautiful card mags, looks good enough to eat, lol

With my dt hat on thanks for joining us at crafty sentiments
Hugs Kelly

Linda Simpson said...

Gorgeous card Mags, love the beautiful papers and embellishments.
Hugs
Linda xxx

julie_woolston said...

Beautiful card Mags love the delicate colours and yummy image.
Hugs Julie xxx

Christine said...

Hi Mags love your soft DP & design the metal corners look great, lovely cake image am sure someone will appreciate this super sweet B/day card..

Thanks for sharing at In The Pink chall this wk.

smiles Christine C x

& now to get my other DT hat on..lol thanks also for sharing at AGOAC ..

Wendy L said...

Vary pretty, love the corner embellies, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxxx

Mikha Adriani said...

It's a beautiful card, Mags!
So glad see you at Crafty Sentiments.
Thanks for joining Crafty Sentiments this week. Wish to see you again next time!
Hugs, Mikha

Helene E said...

Fabulous project! Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts and good luck in our challenge!

Lynn Whitehouse said...

Beautiful card, thankyou for joining us over at Scribble and Scrap - hugs Lynn DT :-) xxx

Pollard Carole said...

Such a sweet card love the cupcake great design Love and Happy Crafting Carole x

Helen said...

Gorgeous card, Mags - love all the details you've added.

Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

Helen x

Daniele said...

such a yummy card Mags the cupcake looks so real thanks for joining us at Oll
hugs

Kezzy said...

WOW truly gorgeous card, awesome. Thank you for joining us at That Craft Place Challenge Blog :-) Kezzy xxx