Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Female Birthday Card

First of all, I would like to welcome a new follower to my blog - Carol.
I hope you will be able to pop over to her blog to see her lovely work.

Today, I have a card to share made recently for a friend.
She loves her cups of tea, so I thought this stamp was a good one to use for her.
I thought I would use this embossing folder as she also loves making quilts.
I remember struggling to find this folder to buy, as it was so popular at the time,
but I can probably count on one hand the amount of times I have used it!
The items I have used are:-
Docrafts Papermania Tri-Boss Embossing Folder - Bouffle Patchwork
Die-Namics - Mini Pennant
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Rectangles
Stamp - free gift with crafting magazine
Promarkers

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-
Double D Challenges - Happy Mother's Day/Happy Birthday
Pixie's Snippets Playground - Anything Goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - Anything Goes
Melonheadz Friends - Pastel Colours
Cards in Envy - Just us Girls
Craft your Passion - Always Anything Goes
Cards and More - Focus on Die Cuts
Crafty Sentiments - Anything Goes
Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking in.
Janice x

18 comments:

  1. Beautifully designed card Janice. Love the embossing xxx

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  2. Brilliant card Janice!Love all the white and the lilac/green. Really pretty. I did grin about the patchwork embossing folder - I did exactly the same thing. Went berserk tracking it down (along with the buttons folder) and have just done a search on my blog. To date I used the buttons one twice and the patchwork one just once! What are we like?!

    It's lovely to see you in the Playground!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  3. What a gorgeous card. Love the pastel colours and all the embossing and paper piecing.
    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  4. Absolutely beautiful and PERFECT! Love the embossed background ... goes so well with the tea cups! Awesome job Janice! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Mother’s Day / Birthday’ Challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  5. Beautiful card Janice. Love the image and the embossing. I bought this embossing folder too, ages ago. I can't recall ever using it. :-/ xx

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  6. Beautiful card...I just love how pretty and dainty those tea cups are!! Thank you fro joining us at Double D for our 'Birthday/Mother's Day' challenge!
    Diane DD DT

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  7. Lovely card! I really love the tea cups! Thanks for sharing with us at Cards in Envy.

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  8. Wonderful card. Love the embossing and CAS approach. Thank you for joining Melonheadz Friends this fortnight. AJ DT MH

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  9. Wonderful card Janice, love the teacups and embossing, I have this folder too.
    Pam x

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  10. very sweet, oh I love that embossing folder but I understand what your saying, I have a few items I just had to have also but then didn't quite use it as often as I thought I might, sounds like a perfect card for her :)

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  11. A fabulous card Janice, great teacups and beautiful embossed background.
    Thank you for visiting my blog and becoming a follower - I am now following you.
    Pauline
    x

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  12. how pretty to use the quilted background with the balanced tea cups, Janice! The coloring is beautiful - almost like paper piecing on this sweet card. Your design is lovely and your friend will cherish the love in it! hugs, de

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  13. What a pretty card this is Janice. I love the paper pieced cups and the banner looks great barb x

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  14. What a pretty card this is Janice. I love the paper pieced cups and the banner looks great barb x

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  15. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Designs. hugs
    laurigami

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  16. What a beautiful card!! Thanks so much for playing along at Double D Challenge!!

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  17. love the pretty tea cups and all the white!! thanks for playing with Cards In Envy!!!

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Many thanks for taking the time to leave me a comment.
Janice x