Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Happy purple birthday

The background is an offcut originally created with an Embossalicious folder purchased on Crafter's Companion with pearlescent card that was llightly brushed with dusty concord distress ink. The torn piece of vellum across the middle was left over from making a previous card (generated from the computer and printed). Flowers are from Hobbycraft.

This is for:

Pixie's snippets week 122
Eclectic ellapu: birthday
Aud sentiments 105: use a birthday sentiment
Seize the birthday: anything goes birthday
Bunny Zoe April: distress
Come and get it: spring flowers
Use your stuff 133: flowers
Fan-tastic Tuesday 33: floral
Pause dream enjoy 9: flowers
Crafters companion April: floral (Embossalicious folder purchased from CC)
4 crafty chicks 191: embossing
Hanna and friends 195: favourite colours - lilac/purple
Cards galore April: creating with colour - include your favourite colour - lilac/purple
Clear it out: purple + stash: purple things
Creative moments 40: anything goes/spring
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Scribble and scrap 17: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
613 avenue create 69: anything goes
My craft creations: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 16: anything goes
Crafting at the weekend 1: anything goes
Dazzling divas 22: radiant orchid or anything goes
Fitztown 32: anything goes
Sister Act 54: anything goes
DL.ART April: anything goes
Just B linky party April


  1. Looks like you and I are both busy working on purple cards!
    The torn vellum looks so pretty on this card.

  2. Such a Pretty Design just perfect for our challenge over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday Thank you for joining us,it is much appreciated without you we would have no challenge, I do hope you will join us again for another fab challenge nest week.... Good luck in the draw...
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday

  3. Love it this card!
    Thank you for sharing at Fitztown Challenge.Gr.Kaija DT-member

  4. Very effective card. The background with the torn strip looks great.

  5. Beautiful card!

    But I have to delete them all, because you used not a cute, stamped image. Sorry!

    Andrea :-)

  6. I love the onbre effect of the blues and anything with musical notes usually catches my eye. Thank you for creating with us at UYS.

  7. Beautiful card. I LOVE the color combination you used! Thanks for joining us at SACC this week. Good luck.
    Maureen DT

  8. Thank you so much for entering the Thank-you for joining us at the Cards Galore Encore Use your favourite colour # 4 Unfortunately the rules say that you can only have 3 entries and this is your fifth, so you wont be eligible for a prize, Denyse x

  9. I love your embossing folder! I haven't seen a music one like that before. It is clean and simple creation but very beautiful!! Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful creation with us at 4 Crafty Chicks Embossing Challenge.

    Tamie DT

  10. Wonderful card with a great design, has an elegant feel to it and I love your color choice. Thank you for joining us this week at Come And Get It Challenges this week. Barb DT

  11. Thanks for joining us at Fitztown Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    FCB DT Coordinator

  12. Beautiful! Thank you for Linking Up at Pause Dream Enjoy. ~Janis
    Pause Dream Enjoy Page on Facebook

  13. I love the use of Vellum. It's always nice to see projects that use materials in different ways. Thanks for linking up with Pause, Dream, Enjoy!
    - DT Jen jenileighdesigns.blogspot.com

  14. Grogeous card Hazel, the vellum strip and flowers are just perfect with the embossed background.

    Hugs, Di xx

  15. Beautiful! Thanks for playing at Scribble & Scrap Challenge Blog this week!
    Tina - DT

  16. Fabulous card, Hazel, love the music embossed bg. great sketch, thanks for playing along with us at Clear it Out Tuesday for the purple challenge.

  17. Striking card Hazel, love the texture and the beautiful purples, Cathy x

  18. Very pretty! I love the embossing folder and such pretty flowers.
    Thanks for joining our flower challenge at Use Your Stuff this week and hope to see you again.
    Tammy DT

  19. very pretty love the embossing and the simplicity of your card. Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments.

  20. Love your purple creation! Nicely designed! Thanks for playing this week at 613 Avenue Create!

  21. Thanks for sharing this lovely card with us at Bunny Zoe's, hugs Liz xx

  22. Lovely card. So simple yet very effective. Great use of the vellum, it looks really good against the embossed background. Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments - good luck x

  23. A lovely card Hazel. Thanks for joining in at Crafting from the Heart this week.
    Cheers Nicole DT

  24. Love your embossed background Hazel.Thanks for joining our 'purple' challenge at the Clear it Out blog :)

  25. Lovely card in all shades of purple! Thanks for joining us over at Seize the Birthday!

  26. Very pretty. Love the colors and embossing. Thanks for sharing with us at Seize the Birthday.

  27. Great embossing and a lovely design Hazel - thanks for joining us at Crafty sentiments and good luck xx Hugs Rachel xx

  28. Great embossing and a lovely design Hazel - thanks for joining us at Crafty sentiments and good luck xx Hugs Rachel xx

  29. Very beautiful monochromatic card. Thank you very much for playing with "Crafty Sentiments Challenges". Good luck.

  30. This is so pretty! Thanks for sharing with us at TTCRD!


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