Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Think Pink.

This is the second card made for my swap partner using die cuts as the main element. I saw this in simply Cards Magazine and have adapted the design.

The stripe paper is by Rasberry Road and the other two patterned papers from The Nancy Watt collection 'Summer Ladies'. All snippets I had left over from other projects.  The sizzix frame die is 657936 and the Crealies Creative shapes is CL CS 09.
The inside of the card has a butterfly in the fold. I have used a double winged one by QuickKutz. The border pattern on the right is a butterfly design by tonic studio which when you cut it out leaves you all these little tiny butterflies. Well I wasn't about to chuck them in the bin so they were carefully glued across the opposite page as if in flight. ( I have used the rest  on another card already shown).

Entering into the following:
Flutterby Wednesday: Anythjing Goes.
Craft your Passion: Pastels. No bright shades.
Sweet Stamps: Think Pink. Use shades of pink.
LEJ Designs: Anything  Goes.
Anything Goes:  Monochrome.
Ladybug Crafts: Girly/Female.
Paper Pretties: Square cards.
Moving Along With The Times: Punch it out.
Challenges 4 Everybody: Anything goes.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop: Use your snippets up.


  1. Very pretty card there Mrs A. Like how you have hidden the flutterbies in the middle. Too early for them to be out really and cold!
    Having problems getting the tail feathers right on my straw chicken! How is your donkey going?

  2. Very pretty! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

  3. This is just gorgeous,really pretty.xxx

  4. Lovely card! Thank you for joining us at Anything Goes

  5. Love the sweet surprises hidden in this card. That popup butterfly is fabby enough but the flight of the butterflies across the page is just lovely!
    Loved your card.

  6. Pretty card, love the butterfly.. Thank you for joining in at LEJ this week, Pauline x

  7. This is so sweet and pretty Valery Anne ! Love the butterfly in the middle of the card, such a great idea ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  8. VERY nice card. I love the way you added the butterfly to the crease.

    I see your straw donkey is doing okay now!

    Sarn xxx

  9. Such a graceful card... Love the butterfly inside as well.

  10. Reaslly gorgeous card Mrs A - of course I lurve pink at the best of times, but this is one step beyond (remember that tooon?) wiv the fabby butterlies inside, and the ones in flight add so much to the lovely pop up butterfly and border. perfick!

    Ha, been die cutting this morning pour vous - one way to use up me snippets :)) Will be posted ASAP but I'm not venturing out today, it's freezin' cold and windy in the Playground right now.

    Hugs, Di xx

  11. What a patient soul you must be to stick all those tiny butterflies down!! lovely card. x Jo

  12. Lovely card with such a pretty surprise hidden inside. I am sorry you couldn't find a bikkie, I will make sure their are more there when you next visit. Meanwhile I am enjoying using up the peeloffs. I don't lie wasting it all. Have a great week. xx Maggie #20

  13. Your card is lovely. I like the little butterfly inside of it.
    Thanks for joining us at CYP.
    xxx Michelle

  14. What a lovely looking card. Love the brilliant idea with the butterfly in the fold. Clever and the perfect touch. Thanks for dropping by my blog.
    Love n hugs

  15. Such a pretty card and I love the butterfly inside.
    Ali x

  16. This is so pretty. I love the butterfly in the middle
    . Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week for our punch it out challenge
    Lisa x

  17. Such a pretty pink card and love the butterfly on the inside. Thanks for joining us at LCI Challenge this fortnight.
    Diane xx

  18. I love the inside butterfly detail. Very pretty. xx

  19. This is absolutely beautiful and so creative Mrs A and the insert and butterfly is the finishing touches it make a perfect finish xx

  20. Pretty in pink, Mrs. A! And a delightful surprise on the inside too! Hugs, Lesley

  21. This is so charming, Mrs. A. The sweet butterfly surprises (big and little) on the inside are a brilliant and fun idea!!

  22. Such a pretty card and the butterfly inside is a lovely touch. Thank you for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody.

    Joan x

  23. Hi Mrs A, beautiful card and so pretty in pink. I love the lettering and on the front and the lovely surprise inside with the butterful, very clever idea and the perfect finish to such a beautiful design :) Donna ♥ x

  24. Hello there Mrs A! Lovely to meet you today, hope you got home safely! This is gorgeous, so pretty inside and out - such pretty colours! Hugs, Juliexx

  25. This is so pretty Mrs A, love the butterfly in the fold, very clever design.

    Warm hugs

  26. What a lovely card! Just adore the butterflies on the inside!
    Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes Challenge!
    Hugs Annette

  27. So pretty and delicate looking, I love the butterfly inside
    Lindsay xx

  28. So pretty. Love the pink. Thanks for joining us last week at CYP. Hope to see you again.


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