Monday, 28 July 2014

Blues and greens


The background paper is an offcut from a Basic Grey 12 x 12. - I chose this because it has a green distressed look, but, unfortunately, it doesn't show up well.

The two circles were cut on my cricut (from offcut pieces), and then embossed using the Embossalicious floral vine folder with my eBosser. The outer circle was sanded to reveal the white core of the DCWV card that I used and the inner one was brushed with broken china distress in. It's quite difficult to see the effect of this on the photo, but looks better in real life.

The rosette was part of a set from Poundland and the two flowers from Hobbycraft. This is an 8 x 8 card as the circles are quite large. I rounded the corners to fit in with the circles theme.


This is for:

Pixie's snippets week 135
Hobbybook: lots of circles
Craft your passion 224: flower power
Pile it on 30: embossing
Simon says Wednesday: emboss it
Crazy 4 challenges 246: more than one fold (the rosette)
The pink elephant 261: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 29: anything goes
My craft creations: anything goes
Sister act 67
DL.ART July: anything goes

6 comments:

  1. Love the simple style, very pretty - Thanks for joining us at crafting from the heart - Sonia DT

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  2. Beautiful card Hazel! Lovely design! Love that rosette!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

    hugs...
    Melissa

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  3. Such a pretty card Hazel - everything goes together perfectly!

    Hugs, Di xx

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  4. Your mix of patterns and colours is lovely. I like the repetition of the circle shape as well as the rounded corners. Thanks for playing along with our Flower Power Challenge at Craft Your Passion this week. I hope we see you again soon.

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  5. This is beautiful.Thanks for joining us at CYP. I hope that you join in with our new challenge this week. hugsxx

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  6. Your card is so PRETTY!!
    Thank You for joining us at PIO last week!! Hope you will join us again soon!
    Have a GREAT day!!

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