Saturday, 28 January 2012

Brown and blue butterflies

This is for sketch on Stamps + fun = creativity 83:


The card blank is a dark brown. I've used a strip of scrap paper across the middle and a couple of bands of some blue/cream lace that I bought at a local market quite a while ago - this is for Pile it on 4: add lace, also for Scrappy frogs: lace and PaperPlay 4: lovely lace.

I used a Kanban stamp, stamping the butterflies again on to some blue paper, so that they were paper-pieced - this is for Paper sundaes 104. The butterflies are for Fashionable stamping 13: butterflies or bugs, also for Lollipop crafts 64: wing it.

Lots of sparkle with the blue gems on the flowers and butterflies for Deep ocean 17: sparkle.


Colours are for Sassy Cheryl 99: light blue & brown, also for Sugar creek hollow: cream, blue & brown

15 comments:

  1. My Mam used to say that you should never put brown and blue together.....rubbish! It's one of my favourite combos, and looks gorgeous on your card...those butterflies are beautiful!

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  2. Gorgeous card Hazel, love the image and that beautiful lace.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Fasionable Stamping Challenges.
    Avril

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  3. What a fabulous Birthday card. Love, love, love the butterflies and the sparkle gems add just the right touch.
    Thanks for playing in the Sassy Cheryl's Blue & Brown challenge this week.

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  4. Love this sketch (I used it yesterday...LOL)! Your blue and brown butterflies are gorgeous! Thanks for sharing with us at Pile It On!

    Tam
    One Happy Stamper; Pile It On! DT; Our Craft Lounge DT

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  5. Your card is absolutely beautiful! Thanks for joining us at SFC.
    Hugs, Anja

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  6. The browns and blues are a wonderful color combination. I love those butterflies and the lace! Fabulous card! Thank you for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges!

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  7. This is one gorgeous card Hazel I love the image, colours and design, super card.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  8. Hazel, your card is beautifully done! Thank you so much for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenge.

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  9. This is lovely Hazel. Your butterflies look gorgeous in blue and that lace is stunning.
    Thanks for taking part in our FSC challenge and wishing you good luck.
    Fliss x

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  10. great card love all that beautiful lace thanks so much for joining us at deep ocean this week
    hugs sara x

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  11. Such a cute card!!
    Thanks again for joining us at Deep Ocean Challenge.
    Hugs, Giò

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  12. Great card and perfect for our color challenge at Sassy Cheryl's.

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sassy Cheryl's challenge. We've got a big celebration beginning today and hope to see you there. Peggy x

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  13. Totally Gorgeous
    Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts. Good Luck!
    -Sony

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  14. Very pretty card. I love the butterflies and the pretty lace. Thanks for joining us at Sugar Creek Hollow.
    Hugs!
    Cec

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  15. This is stunning so elegant.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Paperplay this week.
    Best wishes, Sharon

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