Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Butterfly bling

This is for Flutter by Wednesday 199, which is to CASE this lovely card (sadly, this is the last challenge there):


I've used a favourite butterfly stamp, 'swirling wings' by Lindsay Mason, inking with versamark and heat embossing with silver detail powder. The embossing is for: Fashionable stamping 20: embossing and Kaboodle 116: emboss it.

The background black and silver foiled card is actually from a Christmas set, but I think it can be used at any time. I've added some rhinestones to the butterfly and also the lovely little white flower with pearls.


This is also for:

Pile it on 17: sparkle & shine
Tuesday throwdown 95: use some sparkle
Stampin' for the weekend 8: sparkle and shine
Bling it on April: monochrome
Our creative corner: butterflies - I love butteflies - I think they brighten anyone's day
The paper shelter 60: wings and things
Crafty ribbons 17: things with wings

11 comments:

  1. Your card is LOVELY!!!
    Thank You for joining us at PIO!
    Have a GREAT day!

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  2. What a gorgeous card!! Love the silver and black. I really love your little white flower, too. Thanks for joining us at Flutter By Wednesdays. BUT ... there is one more challenge for you to join with us:) Be sure to check it out tomorrow.

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  3. Hi Hazel, this is such an elegant card! I love the embossing, it just sets the card off beautifully. Thankyou for joining in on our embossing challenge this fortnight at FSC
    Dot x

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  4. What a delicate butterfly image! It's so pretty and it's a great idea embossing it - it gives it a great shine to go with the rhinestone sparkle! Thanks for joining us this week at the OCC, we love havin' you!

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  5. Both cards are wonderful, love the colors of the first.
    Thanks for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges this fortnight.

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  6. Two gorgeous cards Hazel. The butterfly is a lovely image and perfect for our embossing challenge.
    Thanks for joining us at FSC
    Avril

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  7. Very pretty card, Hazel! I like how you used the gem stones for the butterfly's body, and those wonderful background papers. Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Throwdown -- hope you join us again soon! :-)

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  8. Gorgeous card Hazel!
    Thanks for playing with us at Pile It On!
    Helen x

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  9. Lovely card Hazel, the silver embossing is beautiful. Thanks for sharing it with us at the FSC. Sue C x

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  10. Hazel, what a beautiful card! I just love the embossing! its so pretty!
    thank you for playing along with us @ OCC

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  11. Stunning design and beautiful card. Thanks for joining in at OCC.

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