Saturday, 4 May 2013

Another purple birthday card


This card uses the background piece of the M & S gift card that I upcycled on the previous card - so I've managed to get two cards from it. Once again I started with a deep purple card blank, matted the recycled gift card background on to which I added sizzix movers & shapers fancy label die cuts in gold and patterned paper. I stamped on to the patterned paper with one of my favourite Penny Black stamps called 'sparklers', inked with stazon vibrant violet - I love the way that this matches the design on the patterned paper (almost by accident!). I used another piece of the patterned paper to mat and layer with the peel off sentiment.


This is for:

Penny Black Saturday May: anything goes
Hiding in my craftroom 96: name your colours - purple, lilac and gold
Aud sentiments 79: birthday
Crafty sentiments: the letter B - birthday, bling, blooms
Allsorts 205: add some sparkle
Creative card crew 35: bling
Amusing challenges (stamped blessings): recycled
Die cuttin' divas 113: anything goes
Stamp and create April: use at least 1 die cut
As you like it 1: favourite die and/or punch - I like these sizzix labels dies - so attractive and versatile
Emerald faerie garden 43: ribbons
Spark your creativity 9: anything goes
Our creative corner May: anything goes
Fussy & fancy 88: anything goes
DL.ART May linky party: anything goes
Make it Monday 138
Inspire me Fridays 101
52 card pick-up 2.18

13 comments:

  1. So smart & elegant - I love it! xxx

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  2. Thank you so much for taking part in this months challenge 'Anything Goes' at Our Creative Corner. Unfortunately I will have to disqualify this card, as you have entered our challenge too many times; please check our rules. I hope this does not deter you from joining us again as we would love to see more of your work.

    Love from Laura xxx

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  3. It's so cute! I saw you on Make It Monday.

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  4. Beautiful card love the stamp, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

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  5. so chic bithday card. Thanks for playing with us at Fussy & Fancy challenge.
    Nathalie

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  6. Very lovely and elegant! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments!
    Jackie W :)

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  7. Beautifull.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew

    Huggsss,Angelique
    EngelDesignsScrap

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  8. Elegant card! Thanks for joining at A & T Emerald Faeries: Flowers
    Hugs
    Dewi

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  9. Pretty, elegant card Hazel. Love the dandelion heads. Zx

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  10. So pretty Hazel, thanks for sharing with us at Make It Monday and hope to see you again for the new Linky Party.
    Hugs,
    Sandy DT

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  11. Fabulous card. Thank you for joining in the B challenge this week over at Crafty Sentiments.
    Cathy xx

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  12. You're right about the nesties. They're so flexible.
    Thank you so much for joining in with our first challenge. It’s lovely to see you here.
    Annette
    My blog : Netty's Cards
    Proud to design for As You Like It Challenge.
    xx

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  13. Thanks for adding some sparkle to our challenge at allsorts this week. Tracy x

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