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Sunday, 17 May 2015

Around the World with The Crafting Cafe

Hi Folks
Hope you are having a good weekend.  
I am popping by today to share my inspiration for our current challenge over at The Crafting Cafe.  Our theme for this month is:
Around the World

Our sponsor is Bugaboo Stamps and I used one of their super images for my project.



I do have a tendency to keep old boxes for recycling.  This is a Turkish Delight box that I got for christmas.  I coloured the image with my promarkers and matted onto a diecut.  The box was covered with chocolate themed paper from my stash and some chocolate themed ribbon from Crafty Ribbons.  Some flowers, a bow and pearls finished the box.  

Thanks for popping by and don't forget to check out the full challenge details at The Crafting Cafe.  The theme is open to interpretation and looking forward to seeing what you all come up with.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Lacy Sunshine - Monochrome
Not Just Cards - Anything goes
Creative Moments - Anything goes
Sister Act - Anything goes
Catch The Bug - Bingo (Recycle/3D object/sentiment)
Sentimental Sundays - Funny/cute sentiments
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes

20 comments:

Linda Simpson said...

Fabulous and loving the cupcake paper. The image and sentiment is brilliant.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Jacee said...

so pretty Mags, love it!
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Bad Kitty said...

Gorgeous

Dawn Lancaster said...

Brilliant recycled box Mags!
You already know I love it though!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Carol S. said...

Fun image and sentiment. Great bit of recycling! Hugs, Carol S.xx

Carol S. said...

Fun image and sentiment. Great bit of recycling! Hugs, Carol S.xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is gorgeous Mags,I really like the design
Kevin xx

Judy McKay said...

Great box. Gorgeous image, details and design. Thank you for joining us at Not Just Cards this week. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

Amy Ottmers said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create, good luck!!! Amy DT

Pop's Cards said...

Stunning sweetie, gorgeous colours, hugs Pops x

Em Louise Fairley said...

This is great! Love the sentiment and the detail on the ribbon. Thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create and I hope you'll join us again soon.

Hugs,
Em AKA Creative Em
613 Avenue Create DT

Barb said...

Beautifully created, loving it all and a great way to recycle. Thanks you for sharing with us at the Lacy Sunshine challenge. Barb

Pollard Carole said...

Great box the design looks fab love the chocolate theme love and hugs Carole x

Chrissy said...

Super recycling Mags..love your altered chocolate box with mono colours.
Thanks so much for joining in with us at Lacy Sunshine..

Luv CHRISSYxx

AJ Bodine said...

I love decorated boxes, what a great way to re-purpose! Your project is adorable, I love the fun sentiment and image too! Thanks for sharing this lovely creation with us at Sentimental Sundays this week!

AJ, DT - Sentimental Sundays

downrightcrafty said...

oh this is lovely and adore the ribbon just perfect
Hugs Kate xx

Tammy Miller said...


Thanks so much for joining us in our May Bingo Challenge, I love your project and hope you will join us again very soon!

Kitt said...

Very creative, love it. Thanks for sharing at Creative Moments

chanya13 said...

Fabulous card with lovely colors and design. Thanks for sharing with us at Creative Moments Agnieszka DT

Hazel said...

Beautiful creation. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper May challenge with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon x