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Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Enchanted Birthday

Actualy got round to making a Birthday card
 in time to mail to my niece this year.
I think children really appreciate a mailed card,
 even if your going to visit them anyway lol
She will be 7...*going on 17*

I knew I wanted to use this Graphics 45 paper, which makes a wonderful card front
 TPS challenge 276 is to add Ribbon and/or Lace 
and it just so happens one of my bargain buys over Christmas 
was a collection of ribbons,
  including some yummy coloured mesh ribbon
 I layered the mesh over a plain satin ribbon using double-sided tape.
This meant I could add glitter or mica powder for added shimmer.
 I chose this lovely image from TPS called "Cozy Winter Wishes"
 Coloured her with promarkers and cut her out,
added "waterfall" blue Stickles to her hat and scarf.
I  also highlighted areas of the background paper
with "diamond" Stickles
 and some golden yellow gems to the corners
Finally a big sparkly 7 for 

I am also working on several dt projects that are not cards
courtesy of a Poundland clearance shelf...
all 25p each!!!


Enjoy :D XXX
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14 comments:

  1. What a beautiful card, I am sure your niece will love it, thanks for joining in our challenge at Fab'n'Funky this week.

    Pat xx

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  2. How fun and beautiful. This paper is fabulous and your "put together" is stunning.

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  3. A fab card. So much detail. Thanks for joining Passion for Promarkers. Elaine

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  4. Great card - bet your niece loves it - Thanks for playing at Passion for Promarkers xx

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  5. Fabulous, sweet image and the fairy tale background is stunning! Thanks for joining us at Fab N Funky this week.
    Chris
    x

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous. Love how you incorporated the TPS image with the beautiful G45 papers. Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky. Pat K x

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  7. I love that most of what you've crafted lately comes with sparkles. We should always have sparkles.

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  8. Gorgeous!!!
    Thanks so much for getting your stickle on with the crew at Shopping Our Stash!

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  9. Wow Gina! Beautiful!!! Your niece is going to love this card so much!!! Big Hugs!

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  10. Very pretty and a great use of "glitter!" Thanks for accepting the challenge this week at Shopping Our Stash!
    Hugz,
    Chana, DT

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  11. Great looking card. Lovely image and work on the card. Thanks for joining my bling challenge over at PFP last week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  12. This is fabulous, I love how you have colored your TPS image and the layout is awesome! Thanks so much for playing in our Ribbon/Lace challenge at The Paper Shelter. Hugs:) Audrey

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  13. Your card is beautiful! I love this image with the Graphic 45 paper. Thank you for joining our challenge at The Paper Shelter. We would love to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie DT

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