Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Going Green.

Made to showcase my Butterfly challenge#3. Butterfly + Stitching on your project. I would love to see you there so just follow the link to find out all the details.  The challenge runs for 2 weeks.
I have made a green tag with faux stitching on the butterfly image.
Tag was 1 0f 3 different shapes  purchased at the NEC last November.
Backing papers from stash along with pearl, ribbon  and old lace .
Wording is a freebie from here.
Flower is Spellbinders Delicate Asters. HCD 726
Butterfly image  was a freebie from a magazine.

Close up showing the Faux stitching which is part of the image.
Entering into the following challenges:
Crafty Ribbons #79 Anything goes with ribbon.
Sister Act #47 Anything goes.
Stampin with The Dragon # Lets go green.
Really Reasonable Ribbons #90 Green & ribbon theme.
Open Minded Crafting #5 Use something green.
Crafty Boots # Green.
Deep Ocean Challenge #73 Lace and pearls.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop #115 Use up your snippets.
Little Claires #42 Monotone.
Love To Create #106 Anything goes.


Desire Fourie said...

Just gorgeous. Love the sentiment and little butterfly.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

Dragon said...

Beautious Mrs A. Very regal looking background. Like it a lot.

Doreen said...

A gorgeous tag,love the colour.x

cebelica said...

Very nice tag. I like how you decorated it. Thanks for playing with us at Crafty ribbons! Hugs! xx

Sue said...

Very lovely Mrs A love how you have coloured the tag! huggles Sue xxx

Darnell J Knauss said...

Wow, so pretty, Mrs. A.!! I'm so glad you showed the close-up because I couldn't get the other photo to enlarge when I clicked on it. Thank you for the inspiration! Hugs, Darnell

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Mrs A. I love the soft shades of green and beautiful flowers.
hugs Sue xx

MRS DUCK said...

Hi Mrs A
Beautiful tag. The papers are super, and love the colour.
Best wishes.
Ang x

Sandra H said...

Oh wow Mrs A this is gorgeous lovely papers,butterfly and stunning stitching too! xx

Sandra H said...

Oh wow Mrs A this is gorgeous lovely papers,butterfly and stunning stitching too! xx

Kathleen said...

Fabulous tag and love your colour choice.

Kath x

vicki said...

This is so pretty :) beautiful greens
Vic x

Dee's Craft Room said...

Beautiful tag, gorgeous shades of green and lovely design. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


Debbie said...

Adorable Mrs A and my favourite colour too. Perfect.

Intruderlady said...

What a lovely tag!
Thanks for joining our challenge at Love to Create.


Brenda in IN said...

Pretty green tag with flower. I love the shaped card with the butterfly. It is so pretty. I also love the mother's day card you made. The inside is so pretty too.

Susan Kennedy said...

These are fantastic!!! Love that butterfly!! Love the different shades of green! Gorgeous!! Thanks so much for playing along with us 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}

Lisette Baker said...

A very pretty tag, the stitching is incredibly neat and I love the butterfly. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

Di said...

Wonderful tag Mrs A! I can't decide if you did the faux stitching all by yourself or not? Whatever, it's absolutely perfick!

Hugs, Di xx

SARN said...

Very pretty! xxx

Sherry said...

Gorgeous tag - that stitching looks great around the flower. Butterflies and stitching - I like that combo xx

mamapez5 said...

I love these shades of green. Such a pretty tag. (I like the shape too). i nearly missed the new challenge. Blogger has been so difficult all this week, but it does seem to be back on track now. I don't use stitching much so I'll have to have a think. Kate x

Jenny L said...

Hi Mrs A,
wonderful tag. Love the super colour and design too.
Sorry I haven't been visiting lately,
for some reason I could not find your blog in my bookmarks blogs.
Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

Love the great tag you have created! Fabulous faux stitching!

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

Julia said...

Gorgeous Creation and beautiful image.
Thanks for joining us at Open- Minded Crafting Fun!

Bonnie said...

I'm so glad you're showing faux sewing! Like the buttons, faux is my choice. LOL, anything to keep from opening that sewing machine! Love this tag with the tiny butterfly!

Jacki Randolph said...

Beautiful tag!
Thanks for sharing with us at Love to Create Challenge!
Hugs' xx
Jackie - LTC owner

mixamatoasties said...

Pretty tag.

Thanks for sharing at Love to Create.


Faye Wynn-Jones said...

I bet the Doc was all over this with it's greenery and butterflies. Fab tag xx

Angela said...

Very elegent work and a great interpretation of the Let's go Green Challange .

Thank you for sharing with us at the Stamping Dragon.

Greta said...

I'm not a huge green fan, but this is really beautiful with the various shades & such pretty images!