Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Trio Of Pink.

It's the second week of 
so here is some more inspiration for you.

1st Card.
Base is made from smooth white card.
I stenciled with  Memory Box 'Texture Honey Comb'
using SU  'Blushing Bride'.
Sentiment is by  Clearly Besotted.
Butterfly  is a Dufex topper which i raised on 3D pads.
Blue and gold sequins from my stash.

Entering into the following challenges:
My Craft Creations # Anything goes.
Craft Your Passion #251 Anything goes.
Quirky Crafts #5 Pretty In Pink.
Country View Crafts # Anything goes.

2nd Card.

This one uses  SU Honeycombe Embossing folder.
Card base is SU cardstock
I embossed a strip of the pink card and cut out 
6 heexagons for the word.
Letters were stamped using a wooden alphabet set.
Butterflies were cut outs from previous projects.
Simple but effective.

Entering into the following challenges:
Crafting From The Heart #49 Anything goes.
The Shabby Tea Room #247 Pop of pink.
One Crazy Stamper # Anything goes.
Virgina's View #13 All things embossed.

3rd Card.

I cased the 3 hexagons with twine from a card
by Kirsty Maluga shown in Papercraft Magazine.
Backing paper is  Florals and Flutters 
a freebie in Making Cards 2013 the last in my stash.
Pink  SU card left over from card made above.
Sentiment is a Britannia Die, cut twice and layered
Xcut Hexagon Die Cut  and SU Embossing Folder
used to make the Hexagons.
Twine and pearl from stash.

Entering into the following challenges:
Crafty Card Makers #133 Stripes.
Use Your Stuff #175 Twine.
Crafty Catz #268 Use your dies/punches.
Pixie's Crafty Workshop #166 use up your snippets (design paper).

Hope you will join me for a Flutter.


  1. A trio of pretty cards, Mrs A.
    I like your hexagon theme...they all look wonderful.

  2. A trio of pretty cards, Mrs A.
    I like your hexagon theme...they all look wonderful.

  3. Ooh 3 fab cards!! Love the honeycomb stencil with the sequins and pretty butterfly!
    And all the little butterflies on the second with the bold sentiment are great!
    Lucy x

  4. Your cards are beautiful Valery Anne ! Love the background of the first one... Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  5. Gorgeous cards Mrs A! I'll come and play ASAP I promise!! Busy here - we might get back into our bedroom again soon - hooray!


    Di xx

  6. That honeycomb embossing folder is so cool! Great cards!

  7. Hi Mrs A
    Wow, all three cards are just wonderful. Love em all.
    The honeycomb embossing is fab.
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

  8. Three fabulous cards Mrs A, loving all your various hexagons, pretty papers and beautiful butterflies. Carol x

  9. Wow Mrs A all three of your cards are amazing l just love everything you have done to all of them have been pretty busy xx

  10. All beautiful cards Valery, lovely designs and colours, Hugs Kate x

  11. Three wonderful cards Mrs A. Love the different designs and super colours xx

  12. Three lovely cards here Mrs A, especially like the way you have done the word thanks.

    Kath x

  13. What a lovely idea, to use the impressions of hexagons to place your sentiment and love the sequins~ Thanks for joining us at The Shabby Tea Room. Hugs, Rebecca

  14. The dry embossing details are lovely with the sentiment! Love love the hexagons! So glad that you join the fun over Virginia’s View “All Things Embossed” Challenge!

  15. Beautiful cards!!!Thank you for joining us at Quirky Crafts Challenges. Monica.-DT

  16. These are gorgeous! I love these cards with their lovely hexagons. Thank you for sharing this with us over at Crafting from the Heart. Sue DT x

  17. love your cards with the hexies, thank you for joining our challenge at Crafty Catz and hope to see you again

  18. Fabulous cards Mrs A really fab ..lots of huggles Sue xx

  19. Such pretty cards! I really like how you tied the twine around the hexagons on the last card. Thanks for joining us at Use Your Stuff!

    Lori - UYSDT

  20. A very pretty card. A lovely colour scheme and the hexagon die cuts make a great focal point. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers and more. Sally.x.

  21. These are so pretty, lovely cards xx

  22. gorgeous makes Valery - really beautiful! I especially love the first one - fabulous! Big hugs rachel x

  23. My goodness! You are the hexagon queen! I love that first card--it reminds me that I have some of those butterflies somewhere. They are all very nice though.

  24. This is such an adorable display of wonderful and beautiful cards..Have a lovely weekend.
    {The Journey is the Start – my personal blog}

  25. WOW, Mrs A! What a wonderfull selection of hexagon themed butterfly cards. I especially love the middle one with the little butterflies fluttering up the embossed hexagons. xx

  26. Great cards and designs. Thank you for joining us at the Use Your Stuff Challenge. Martha Lucia DT

  27. Oh I love all these cards, great styles.

  28. Beautiful cards
    Thanks for playing with Use your stuff challenge blogFanny (UYS DT)

  29. Hi Mrs. A, Fabulous set of cards, love the designs.
    On a catch up - and love the quilted block too.
    Avril xx

  30. Beautiful card!!! Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion. Monica-Dt.

  31. Hello,
    You have been very busy, Your cards are wonderful.
    Thank you for joining us this month at CVC.

  32. How busy you've been. Just love the colour tones on all three cards but the first is my favourite x

  33. Love all 3, but the first one is my favourite xx

  34. I like all these cards Mummy. But I LOVE the first one x


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