Monday, 20 August 2012

Another 'In The Pink' card

Oh, how I love the new 'In The Pink' challenge and at the moment it's Anything Goes aka Fifty Shades of Pink :) Once the girls start setting tighter challenges I might be a bit more pushed, but this second card for the challenge cried out to be made yesterday, although the little pieces were more than a tad fiddly with hot and sticky paws here:
It's decoupaged and this is a sideways view:
I used:

- 7" x 5" white card stock, one edge punched using a favourite Martha Stewart punch

- Papermania 'Garden Party' decoupage set

- raspberry pink backing card

- label made from raspberry pink card with a sentiment from the set added plus some baby pink beaded cord added

- raspberry pink Josy Rose nail heads

It reminds me of the roses Len 'picked' the other day from the garden :)

Am off to Salisbury for the day with a pal, bit of shopping and a walk along the river to feed the swans and ducks.

Have fun, whatever you have planned for the day!

Di
x

29 comments:

  1. Such a pretty card Di, love the flowers.
    Hugs
    Caz x

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  2. Such a pretty card Di, love this decoupage. Have fun in Salisbury, haven't been there in so long. We used to go regularly when we were buying a car from there but that was a while ago now. Hugs, Amanda x

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  3. Such a pretty pink card Di....very you :-)
    Have a fab day out in Salisbury....hope it stays dry for you.
    Hugs,
    A x

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  4. This is absolutely GORGEOUS Di . . . I really love decoupage on a card for extra interest. This is ever so pretty and very summery.

    Enjoy your day out.

    Hugs
    Sarn xxx

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  5. Gorgeous, beautiful card Di.
    luv
    Debby

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  6. Hello Di, gorgeous second entry! very pretty scalloped edge on the card too. Yep I agree, Loving this pink challenge!

    Cheers,
    Kasey ~ in Oz

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  7. Hi Di

    Your card is fabulous.... I love the way you've made those images sparkle so much (glitter is my other weakness!!) - and the layout you've used is perfect for the images!

    Thanks again for joining in the fun for a second time at In The Pink... and I'm so glad you're enjoying our challenge. Good luck and hope to see you again soon!

    Hugs
    Christine (AKA Posh!)
    ITP

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  8. Another beautiful pink card... you're spoiling us! And what exactly is wrong with a treehouse???

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  9. Gorgeous card Di - love the 3-d flowers and the beautiful layout.

    Thanks so much for another fab. card - hope to see you next time at ITP!
    Sylvia x

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  10. Hello Di,
    First of all great artwork...Sorry i am posting something that isn't relevant actually I am a friend of Karen and we communicate through emails...but i haven't heard from her for a while....I have often seen you visiting her craft blog...Have you heard from her..
    Thanks

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  11. Such a pretty card, Di. Take care Zo xx

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  12. Pwetty card there Di and well done you for doing the fiddlyfaffing! Not my thing but I do like the end results!!
    I thought YOU would like my Friday Funny!
    xx

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  13. Very pretty Di, it might have been fiddly but it was really worth it.

    Hugs
    Brenda

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  14. Really beautiful card Di,
    I love it!!
    Laura xx

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  15. Di, This is totally totally stunning and your decoupage is beautifully done too! so pretty are your flowers and l like that hint of glitter and border lovely colour of course as we know your fav.....lol it truly is lovely, enjoy your day! xx

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  16. thats lovely, am I getting girly in my old age

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  17. As the sentiment says, "wonderful" - beautiful decopage. Lynn x

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  18. Absolutely stunning card, love it to bits.

    Kath

    PS Do hedgehogs have whiskers, could you pop out tonight and look for me.

    Kath x

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  19. Hi Ambreen. nothing heard from Karen at all for quite a while now. No idea what's happening :(

    Di

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  20. Hi Kath, Len just saw a big 'Spike the Hedgie', looking for food - but he ran away when Len went out to feed him :( He'll be back soon I'm sure but I ain't gonna sit waiting for him outside in my PJs just to check if he has whiskers! :) Di xx

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  21. Hello Di,

    Thank you so much for the reply...can i leave my e-mail address here some where so that if you two have any telephonic conversation you can notify me...or you two too are just internet friends...
    Thanks again for replying...

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  22. Hi Ambreen, my email address is di_wray@hotmail.com

    Di

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  23. Thanks again Di..I have sent you an email so that you can have mine...

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  24. Gorgeous gorgeous card. Hugs Mrs a.

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  25. The dimension is amazing, Di! And all those luscious shades of pink and the punching on the bottom really call to the girly in me! Beautiful!!

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  26. Well, look at you! This is absolutely priceless. I just adore the 3D effect and it shows the work and care that went into it. A++

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  27. Very pretty and I like the label greeting. Elizabeth xx

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  28. Pink roses..my favorite. Beautiful card, and the MS punched lace at the bottom set it off to perfection. TFSharing

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  29. Oh my...I just love this card. The decoupage is so pretty and the Martha punched edge is perfect!

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