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Thursday, 17 March 2011

Happy Birthday Friend

Good evening all! Hope this post finds you all well! I'm feeling a bit under the weather, I guess it's all those temperature fluctuations that got me a little too optimistic about taking my gloves and scarf off on the bike in the mornings! Oh well, what better excuse to stay indoors and do a bit of crafting?

By the way, I won my first challenge ever (ok, it was picked at random, nevertheless though) at Paper Play Challenges and won a lovely stamp (a good luck gnome, see picture on the side bar)! Great huh, I will show it off once I receive it and get to play :)

Here's my card for tonight, it will be a birthday card for one of my best friends:


I'm pretty chuffed with this card, I love this contemporary clean look!

Materials used:
* Basic card from Craft UK
* Studio Light image
* MME Bloom & Grow backing paper (Double sided, I've used only one 6x6 sheet! Magic stuff, so nice)
* Eline Vintage Stamp Set
* Flora Doodles Primary Colours flowers
* Flower gems from stash
* Round corner punch

I am submitting to:
* ABC (Birthday)
* Little Miss Muffet (Brads, gems or pearls)
* Paper Sundaes (Keep it simple)
* Papertake Weekly (Trio Tastic, I've used three flowers)
* Crafty Calendar Challenge (Spring)
* Tip Top Tuesday (Happy Birthday)
* Bling It On (Anything Goes)
* Shelly's Images (Show Us What You've Got)
* One Stop Craft Challenge (Clean and Simple)
* Craft Us Crazy (Cupcakes or celebration)

That all for now, thanks for looking! I think I am crawling back under my blanket and snuggle on the couch, see you later!

Ciska

22 comments:

  1. Lovely card! Great colors and detail.

    Thanks for celebrating with us at Craft Us Crazy and hope to see you joining us again!

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  2. Such a pretty card hun! love the cute wee birdie and gorgeous colours too....

    and I hope you feel better soon sweetie..

    hugs Vicky xx

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  3. This is really pretty lovely DP thanks for joining us at CUC this time hugs rebekah xx

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  4. Great colors and design! Thanks for playing with us at ABC!

    P.S. What does chuffed mean? LOL I love that word!

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  5. Very pretty, thanks for playing along with ABC DT Birthday Challenge. Be sure to add our blinkie to your side bar for a chance to win even more.

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  6. Great creation!

    Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday @ http://toptiptuesday.blogspot.com/

    Come back next week for another great tutorial!

    Maggie
    x

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  7. Beautiful card hun,thanks for joining us at bling it on.
    Shell xx

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  8. This is such a pretty card. I hope you feel better soon. Thanks for playing along this week at Shelly's Images for our "Show Us What You Got!" Challenge!

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  9. What a lovely card! Congrats on your win! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes Keep It Simple Challenge!

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  10. Darling card!
    Thanks so much for joining our Celebration challenge at Craft Us Crazy. We hope to see you again.
    Huggies ~
    Sharron♥

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  11. So pretty, love the colours! Thanks for playing with us at Paper Sundaes :)

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  12. Very pretty! Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.

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  13. Thanks for playing with us this week at TTT! :)

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  14. Your card is so cute - love the finished inside! So glad you linked up at Craft Us Crazy!

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  15. This is beautiful! Love the colours! Thanks for playing with us att Craft Us Crazy!

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  16. I like your card as well! Lovely crisp colours.

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  17. So beautiful, Ciska! The little bird is placed perfectly!!

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  18. Dropping by to check out your project! Thanks for playing along in the "Brads, Gems & Pearls" challenge at Little Miss Muffet Stamps. :D

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  19. I like the colors you used. Thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet Stamps this week.

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  20. Great card. The colours ae gorgeous and the flowers look so pretty.
    Thanks for joining us at the Bling It On challenge.
    Sharon xx

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  21. Lovely, love the pretty images and the colour combo is great. Thanks so much for joining in with the challenge at Crafty Calendar this month.
    Jenni x

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  22. Hi Ciska , Love you card, and fabby blog! thanks for Joining our DT call and adding our Banner to your blog, Good luck, hugs Samantha (TTT) :0)

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