Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Shabby Chic Butterflies

The New Theme/ Colour
for my Butterfly Challenge is


Your buttons can be real or 
faux (i.e button EF, die cut buttons,
button design paper.)

Here is my inspiration for you.
I decided to go Shabby Chic
and had a sort through my stash.
This is the result.


I used pink card stock for the base and then 
layered up with bronze shimmer card stock.
I used Kraft card and a butterfly EF by Darice.
Covered in  Imagination Crafts Diamond Metallic paint
Edged with Liquid Pearls Copper Pearl.
Embellishments used are flowers,laser cut bird cage,
feather , laser cut banner and shabby chic butterfly cutouts.
Large  bronze edged button from my button box. 

Hope you will play along with the new challenge.

Entering into the following challenges:
Petal Lu Challenge #10 Anything goes.
Craft Heaven #9 Spring has sprung.
Our Crafty Corner #7Anything goes.
Crafts And Me # Anything goes.
Sisters of Craft # Anything goes.
2 Creative Chicks #8 Anything goes.
Crafting By Designs # Anything goes.
Creative Ladybirds #13 Anything goes.
Crafting With Friends #15 Anything goes.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop #219 Use up your snippets.

31 comments:

  1. Hi Mrs A
    Tres chic mon petit pois!
    Love the colour palette.
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

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  2. Love it very much!! It's soooo feminine with the gorgous comb and these lovely shabby butterflies!!! The feather gives a bit vintage feel to your card with the embossed bronze shimmering layer! Just fabulous!

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  3. Wow ..what a stunning card....love the back ground EF, silver paint and the pearl edges. Very shabby chic and gorgeous x

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  4. Hi Mrs A..... ...Oh wow l just love your Shabby Chic card and the bronze around the edges looks amazing too! x

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  5. What a superb card with such a lovely background!
    xxx Margreet

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  6. Love the vintage look of your card. Thank you for your e-mail. Linda x

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  7. VERY nice Mrs A! It's so pretty and very vintage - OMG though, bronze and buttons :( AND a butterfly?! HELP!!

    Thanks for coming to play in the Playground!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  8. Great Shabby Chic card. I must admit, making this style of card takes me totally out of my comfort zone. x

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  9. OOh this is gorgous Mrs A. Love the shabby chic look and pretty butterflies xx

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  10. Beautiful card & I love all the details :o)
    Hugs
    Tracey
    xx

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  11. love the shabby chic vintage look-Thank you for Joining us at Crafting With Friends
    Carol DT x

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  12. Such a beautiful card. You are so creative. Love everything about it...the butterflies, the flowers, and the lovely background. Wonderful piece.

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  13. Wow! These metallic are striking! I would never have thought to combine the metallic with the delicate small floral patterns in the tiny butterflies, but it's a beautiful look. Also love the EF too..Love that you've got the button theme going. Hope I can join in. Love my buttons, but paper ones are easier to mail! TFS & hope your weather is better tomorrow. Hugs

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  14. Oh my--what a beauty, Mrs. A! Love the shimmer!

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  15. Lovely project, I can see so much work has gone into this. Thank you for joining us at Petal Lu xx

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  16. This is absolutely stunning Mrs A! Love all the beautiful details on this. This should be framed!

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  17. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Sisters of Craft. Wendy DT x

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  18. Very pretty creation, thanks for sharing with creative Lady Birds!

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  19. Very cool! I love the colour bronze...goes so well with shabby chic. Especially on your card.

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  20. Very cool! I love the colour bronze...goes so well with shabby chic. Especially on your card.

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  21. Hi just popping back to say--Thank you for joining us at our Crafty Corner
    Carol DT x

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  22. Fabulous embossed bronze background color and wow what lovely details.

    Hugs Diane

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  23. Hello, Mrs. A! Thank you so much for your kind words and well wishes on my blog! Your card is gorgeous! I love the metallic look and the pretty patterned butterflies!

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  24. Very nice card.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Ladybirds Creations!
    Good Luck and hope to see you again.
    xx Valentina DT team xx

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  25. Lovely Card!!! Thanks for joining us at Craft Heaven Shop and good luck! Hope to see you next time again! Warm hugs, Irene Mendes

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  26. Beautifully Shabby Chic. Love it! Thank you so much for participating in our challenge at Craft Heaven.

    H&K,
    Laura C.

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  27. Looks very great. Never saw it before. Thank you for joining the our crafty corner challenge.
    Hugs, Melanie DT

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  28. Great use of metallic, beautiful x
    Thank You for playing at Crafts & Me Challenge. Please pop back to check out our new challenge x

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