Sunday, April 6, 2014

Glitter n Sparkle DT - Pearls and Lace

Hello, everyone.  Welcome to my newest follower, Georgiana, so lovely to have you! I have a different style to share today.  I was practicing my Shabby Chic style with this card - I don't know if I succeeded or not - I think I may need more practice LOL! This is my DT card for this weeks's challenge over at Glitter n Sparkle Challenge Blog.  We would like to see your Pearls and Lace.   Just look at the cute image I got to play with this week - she's called Kitty's Cat from Digistamps 4 Joy.  How fun!  I coloured her with my Prismacolor pencils and then fussy-cut.  


I used a few other digi images on my card as well.  Kitty and her cat needed a place to sit, so I added the chair from the Doodle Pantry - Shaggy Cat set, which I paper-pieced.  The digi butterfly is from Crafty Secrets - Flower Garden set, and the Purr-ority Post stamp is from Crafty Secrets - Party Cats set, both of which I printed and fussy-cut.  

Here are the other items used:
  • Dies:  Butterfly (Elizabeth Craft), Flowers (Die-namics Sunflower), Kitten die-cut from my friend Marion - thank you!
  • Ribbon/Lace:  Crinkle Ribbon (won this from Little Scrap Pieces and also the white flower - thank you, Karen!), lace (thrift store/flea market)
  • Patterned paper:  MME
  • Sentiment tag:  Recycled from tea bag
  • Accents:  Pearls, red flower (dollar store), charm (stash)

I hope you can join us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Pearls and Lace challenge.  We have some fabulous prizes up for grabs again this week, thanks to our generous sponsors:
Bugaboo Digistamps - 7 images  
Digistamps 4 Joy - 5 images
Di's Digi Stamps - $12 gift certificate 
Stitchy Bear Digi Outlet - $10 gift certificate for images from Stitchy,
Barbara Jenson, Pookie Bear, and Panda Bear Designs

I like to support the following challenges:
4 Crafty Chicks Colour a Stamped Image UE
613 Avenue Create Anything Goes 3E #1

A Gem of a Challenge Ribbon and Lace UE
A Little Bit Crafty - Paula Holifield Birds and Bees (used birds) 3E #1
A Song in Your He{ART} Everybody Grows 3E #2
Alphabet Challenge Blog D for Die Cuts UE
Art by Miran Anything Goes 3E #2
Artistic Inspirations Easter Colours/Anything Goes 3E #2
As You Like It Favourite Animal and Why (I love cats because they are a fabulous pet - independent yet cuddly - and they are great company if you live alone) 3E #3
Bastel-Traum Flowers, Pearls, Lace 1E
Catch the Bug (Bugaboo) Anything Goes 3E #1
WINNER CRAFT Recyle/World Earth Day (recycled sentiment tag from a tea bag) 5E #1
Crafting by Designs Anything Goes UE
Crafting for all Seasons Dies and Punches 3E #2
Crafting from the Heart Cute and Cuddly 3E #2
Craftitude Anything Goes 3E #3
Crafts Galore Encore Include Your Favourite Colour (pink) 3E #1
Crafty Calendar Things with Wings 3E #2
Crafty Girls Anything Goes 3E #3

Crafty Hands Shabby Chic 3E #1
Crafty Little Fairies Vintage/Shabby Chic 3E #1
Crafty Ribbons Anything Goes with Ribbon 5E #3
Crafty Secrets April Linky Party 4E #1
Creative Card Crew Animals 3E #3
Creative Fingers Anything Goes 3E #2
Creative Moments Things with Wings 3E #3
Deep Ocean For a Friend UE
Digistamps 4 Joy Add Wings 3E #1
Divas by Design Anything Goes 2E #2
Doodle Pantry Any Digi Goes (I used Doodle Pantry chair from Shaggy Cat set) 1E
DL.ART April Linky UE 1/day
Fairies Shabby or Vintage UE
Fan-Tastic Tuesday Use a Patterned Paper 4E #1
Feeling Crafty Anything for a Child (for a tween) 3E #2
Hobbybook Designer Challenge 2 or More Die Cuts 3E #1
Inky Chicks Butterflies UE
Jo's Scrap Shack Anything Goes 3E #3
Just B Creative Crazy April Just Because Linky Party UE 1/day
TOP 3 Just Inspirational Challenges Pets 3E #2
Just Inspirational Challenges Family or Friends 4E #2
Just Keep on Creating April Anything Goes Link-up UE
Lia Stampz Good Luck or Congratulations (this could be either) 1E
Little Scrap Pieces Show it Off Saturday Linky 1E
Loves Rubberstamps Anything Goes UE
Mema's Crafts Anything Goes 3E #3
My Craft Creations Anything Goes UE
My Mum's Craft Shop Anything Goes 3E #2
Open Minded Crafting Fun Animal Antics 3E #3
Papertake Weekly Anything Goes 5E #3
Penny's Paper Crafty Feathered Friends 3E #1
Pile It On Feminine UE
Polkadoodles Animal Magic 2E #2
Really Reasonable Ribbon Flowers or Buttons and Bows 6E #2
Scrapping 4 Fun Anything Goes 3E #2
Scribble and Scrap Always Anything Goes 3E #3
Simon Says Stamp Monday Anything Goes 5E #3
Sister Act (Cards Only) Anything Goes UE
Stampavie and more Girly UE
Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Anything Goes 3E #2
The East Wind Blog Use a Sentiment 3E #2
The House That Stamps Built DCC326 Things with Wings UE
The Shabby Tea Room Pretty in Pink Inspirational Photo - include white and/or cream, pink, green, flowers, lace and/or ribbon (got it all!) UE
The Squirrel and the Fox All Creatures Great and Small 2E #1
Through the Craftroom Door Anything Goes 2E #2
Top Tip Tuesday Cute 3E #2
Totally Papercrafts Pastels 3E #1
Treasured Times Mix It Up UE

V's Sweet Ideas Technique (colouring with Prismacolor pencils) 2E #2
Whoopsi Daisy Lace and Pearls UE
Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes with Uplifting Sentiment 5E #3
Your Next Stamp Inspirational Photo (see below - I was inspired by the colours) 3E #1


Thank you for looking at my card - I look forward to your comments.  Enjoy your day!


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88 comments:

  1. Great card love the image, thank you for joining us at fairies challenge, good luck
    Caroline dt

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  2. WOW Kitty, just love this one...so different for you really and love this style...awesome...the die is Marianne Designs Craftables. Don't have the style number but if you google it should show up.xx

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  3. This is a gorgeous card Kitty.
    Sue x

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  4. This is a beautiful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘ADD WINGS’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  5. Lovely card, love the personal touch you gave to it and lovely image, I can imagine sitting in this chair myself with one of my cats. Lovely card, lots of hugs to you and cuddles to Kiwi and Honeydew, Marion

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  6. Back with another DT hat on:
    Such a wonderful creation with great attention to detail. Love the colours and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. It is perfect for our third ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Art by Miran Showcase DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  7. a beautiful card thanks for joining us at stampavie and more

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  8. Oh this is fab! what a wonderful image and I love all the pretty details… gorgeous colours… it has a lovely bright and cheery feel to it!
    Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design!
    Hugs Sue B xx

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  9. Fabulous card, thats a fun image, thanks for joining us at Art by Mi Ran. Joey x

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  10. Very cute card. Thanks for joining us at SACC this week. Good luck.
    Maureen DT

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  11. Very pretty. Doing the shabby chic isn't that easy, is it? I really struggle and have yet to be happy with the end product.

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  12. Such a cute card and so many wonderful embellishments. Thanks for sharing your card with us at Catch The Bug.
    Nancy

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  13. Super cute and pretty! Love it.
    Lynn

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  14. Such a lovely card, i think you have got that shabby chic feeling well done, crafty hugs Julie Ann x

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  15. so cute and a very pretty card Kitty.
    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

    Karin

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  16. fab card and lots going on, thanks for joining us over on artistic inspirations xx

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  17. This is so adorable!! I love the images you used!! What a fun card!! Have a great day :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  18. What a great idea to include the chair!! I love it!! : )

    Patti

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  19. she is so cute, KT, and your shabby chic style is delightfully KITTY! Love it! Really cute color combination and LOVE the sweet little image. How fun! hugs, de

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  20. What a cute pretty card love the shabby Chic style and the colour combination, Thank you for joining us over at Open Minded Crafting Fun, Good Luck and we hope to see you again soon. Alison xxx

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  21. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 23: anything goes - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT - thank you also for entering this for my Patterned Paper April challenge. x

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  22. Wonderful card, thanks for joining us at Fan-tastic Tuesday this week

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  23. Lovely card. Love the paper piecing. Gorgeous image in beautiful colours. Thanks for playing along at Loves Rubberstamps.

    Nikki

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  24. Great card and accents. I love the DP's and the fun image. Thanks for joining us this week at Through The Craft Room Door.
    Nancy, DT

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  25. So cute!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘ANIMAL’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    Darlene
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  26. Lovely card! Thank you for joining us at Lia Stampz! :o)

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  27. Like the hair on the image & how you cut it out. Like the pearls & lace. That is an amzing # of challenges entered. I use to enter close to that many but trimmed my challenge list down quite a bit which I find easier to manage and find time for other things as well. Thank you for entering Doodle Pantry April Ch.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"
    Doodle Pantry DT

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  28. Sweet design, beautiful coloring, love the little butterflies. Thank you for joining us in this weeks blog challenge at SweetStamps.com.

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  29. Great piece of work, lovely imae you worked with as well. Thank you for sharing this with us at the Squirrel and the Fox for our All Creatures challenge.

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  30. I like how you combined a couple of digi images, they work perfectly together!! Thank you for sharing your fabulous card with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun! Hope you join us again!!
    sharla~ :)

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  31. Wow, a lot of embellishments :)Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew Challenge. Good Luck, Joanna DT

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  32. lovely card xx thank you for joining in with the Polkadoodles Challenge. Have a great day and Keeeeeep Crafting Katie DT xx

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  33. Beautiful card. Love the pearls and lace. Thanks for playing along with us at Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge #45. Have a wonderful day and good luck! Hugs, Sujin

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  34. Fabulous Design....thank you for your valued support in entering our challenge, without you we would have no challenge. Good Luck in the draw next Saturday.....and I do hope you will join us again next week...for another fab challenge....
    Hugs
    Suzy B Owner Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge
    XX

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  35. Fabulous Design....thank you for your valued support in entering our challenge, without you we would have no challenge. Good Luck in the draw.....and I do hope you will join us again next week...for another fab challenge....
    Hugs
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tiuesday
    XX

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  36. Wonderful card. I love the image. Thanks for playing at A Song in Your He{ART}.

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  37. Such a fun card! Great details. Thank you for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!!

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  38. Beautiful and so fun! Love the colors you used and sweet design! Thanks for playing along with us at artbymiran challenge. Hugs, Mi Ran
    artbymiran

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  39. Pretty entry in to our challenge at CraftyHands...Thank you for sharing...x

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  40. Great card! Thanks for joining us at the Crafts galore Encore April Challenge - Use your favourite Colour. Kx

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  41. So cute!! Love your design!! Cute image too!! Thanks so much for playing along with us for Animal Antics at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

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  42. Cute card with lots of details. My girls and I thank you for playing with us at Mema's Crafts and hope you will visit often. Good Luck in the drawing.

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  43. Thanks for joining our April Linky Party over at Crafty Secrets. Beautiful smooth colouring with the Prisma pencils.

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  44. Hi Kitty, fun card great coloring job. I like how you paper pieced the chair and incorporated our dragonfly and cat digital stamps! Thanks for joining our Crafty Secrets April Linky Party

    Sandy

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  45. Gorgeous card...Thanks for playing along with us at Totally Papercrafts this week :)
    Wendy xx

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  46. Fab card. love your image and design, thank you for playing at Creative Moments, hope to see you again soon
    {Creative Moments Owner}
    Alex x

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  47. Beautiful card and lots of detail. Love the image.
    Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges.
    Rachelle DT
    http://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com

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  48. wow so many challenges...thanks for thinking of us too, your card looks fab, x carol....CRAFT

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  49. beautiful project

    thank you so much for sharing over at Polkadoodles Animal Magic Challenge

    Hugs Kerrie x
    Polkadoodles DT

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  50. love it thank you for joining challenge at a song in your heart. hugs

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  51. Oh this is so cute. Love the details with the pearls, butterflies and bow too. Thanks for playing at The East Wind and good luck. Hope to see you back the 15th for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at The East Wind xx

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  52. That yellow bow is beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!

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  53. Great job using the digital butterfly image from Crafty Secrets! Thanks for joining the Crafty Secrets April Linky Party!

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  54. So Cute!! Thank you for Joining us at Craftitude..
    Hugs DT Norma Jean

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  55. Love butterflies and the kittie image. Thank you for joining Open Minded Crafting Fun for our Animal Antics Challenge.
    Emily T.
    DT Member

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  56. What a fun image! You've colored it very well - thanks so much for entering it at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xoxoxo

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  57. Many thanks for joining the crafty hands challenge and good luck!!! Melissa (DT)

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  58. Thanks for joining our linky part at Crafty Secrets. Sweet card.

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  59. Sweet card and embellishes! :) Thanks for playing along this time at Creative Fingers! Hope to see you next time too! ♥ Tindaloo

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  60. Pretty card. thanks for sharing at OMCF.
    HUgs,
    Larelyn

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  61. Hi, A lovely card, love the image and the pretty colours. Thank you for joining Crafts Galore Encore this month. Good luck and we hope to see you again soon.
    Hugs Erin DT x

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  62. Sweet card. Thanks ever so much for joining us at AS YOU LIKE IT CHALLENGE.

    Hugs
    Suzette

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  63. What a fun card and a great design! Thank you for sharing with us at Tip Top Tuesday. Amy A., DT

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  64. Great card.

    Thanks for joining us at the CRAFT Challenge.

    Helen x

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  65. Very cute image! Love how you have colored her up!

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky.

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  66. Super cute card. Thanks for joining us at the Fairy's challenge.

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  67. Back again to say thank you for joining us at Pink Gem too!

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen N x

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  68. What a great project, very cute!! Thanks so much for joining us for our April Anything Goes Challenge at Catch the Bug, I hope you join us again very soon.

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  69. Such a fun, funky and eclectic card. I love all the little details.

    Thanks so much for sharing your card at Anything goes, Just keep on creating :)

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  70. Such a cute creation! Thanks so much for playing along in our April Linky Party at Crafty Secrets! Good Luck!!

    Darlene
    Crafty Secrets DT
    CRAFTY VINTAGE GIRL
    CRAFTY SECRETS LINKY PARTY
    DAR'S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  71. Great card and love the beautifully coloured image love all the dies and pearl border-thanks for joining us at Crafty Girls
    Carol DT x

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  72. A beautiful creation full of vibrancy...great colour combo.Thanks so much for joining in our challenge.. {Digistamps4Joy DT Member} Annie

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  73. Great color combo! Thanks for participating in the Doodle Pantry challenge!

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  74. Lovely card!
    Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
    Jani x

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  75. such a pretty card, Thanks for Joining in our Monthly Challenge & Good Luck Pam DT X

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  76. Great card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

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  77. Lovely embellishments and awe-inspiring image. Digistamps4Joy.
    Hugs
    Berni (DT Member)

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  78. Lovely card...and love that ds4j DIGI. Thank you for joining us in our challenge at DigiStamps4Joy. Hugs, AntoinetteT DT Member

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  79. Your card is lovely! Thank you so much for joining us at Lia Stampz!

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  80. You have made a wonderfull creation and it fits perfectly for our challenge at Crafting for all Seasons. Thank you for joining our challenge! xx Bianca

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  81. Love your pretty card, thanks for joining us over at Lia Stampz!

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  82. It is a very beautiful card(map), thank you for your participation to JIC, good luck tinanoute

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  83. Very cute! Lots of great detail. Thanks for sharing at scrapping4funchallenges. :D

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  84. so sweet
    Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles this time
    xx

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  85. Oh my another long comment list. :) I love the paper piecing and uniqueness of your card! Looks like you enjoy making cards and we are lucky to see them at YNS.

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  86. fabulous!
    Thanks for joining us this month at My Mum's Craft Shop. Good luck!!!

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  87. thanks for joining us at crafty calendar - our new challenge starts this Saturday! Hope to see you back - Kimberly DT

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