Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Magnolia birthday card

Here's my next card, I stamped her dress out of the patterned paper, fussy cut it and glued it on. I also stamped an extra girl and coloured and cut her flower, shoes and butterfly out to add dimension (hard to tell from the photo).

FWAB used:
Elise flourish in black
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I am entering the following challenges, feel free to join in too:

Little Miss Muffet - http://littlemissmuffetchallenges.blogspot.ca/ - Pink
Magnolia Stamp Lovers - http://magnoliastamplovers.blogspot.com.au/ - Animals (butterflies count, yes?)
Just Magnolia - http://justmagnolia.blogspot.co.uk/ - Pretty in pink
Moving Along with the Times - http://movingalongwiththetimes.blogspot.co.nz/ - Flying high (butterflies)
Cute card Thursday - http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com.au/ - A stitch in time
Divas by Design - http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com.au/ - "Let's celebrate"
Simon Says Stamp - http://www.simonsaysstampschallenge.blogspot.com.au/ - Anything goes
Magnolia-licious - http://magnolia-liciouschallengeblog.blogspot.com.au/ - Butterflies and blooms
The Ribbon reel challenge - http://theribbonreelchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ - Vintage black, white & pop of pink
Lovely hAnglar or Sweet Magnolia - http://lovely-haenglar-only.blogspot.co.uk/ - Flutter (butterflies)
Fab 'n' Funky challenge - http://fabnfunkychallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ - Sketch
Stamp & Create - http://stampandcreateblog.blogspot.com.au/ - Anything goes
Great Impressions - http://greatimpressionsstamps.blogspot.com.au/ - Sentimental journey
Paper Pretties - http://paperprettiesblog.blogspot.com.au/ - Create a square card
Paper Pretties - http://paperprettiesblog.blogspot.com.au/ - Black, white & 1
Craft your Passion - http://craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.com.au/ - Floral image
Pile it on - http://pileitonchallenge.blogspot.com.au/ - For a Princess
Heck of a Challenge - http://heckofachallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ - Anything goes
Just keep on Creating - http://justkeeponcreating.blogspot.ca/ - Anything goes

Phew, that took a while, thanks so much for coming to have a look at my card/blog,
XOX Lucy


  1. This is stunning Lucy, I love her paper pieced dress, and the fancy swirl of gems. Beautiful.
    Thanks for joining us at The Ribbon Reel this week!

  2. This is gorgeous,love the image and fab colours.xxx

  3. Adorable! Love your colour choice and the paper piece is so perfect...gives the skirt a sway....love it. Thanks so much for joining us at Fab n Funky this week. xx

  4. The pink and black really make everything pop! Love the little details on your image! Thank you for taking part in my challenge this week at Fab'n'Funky!

  5. I love the pieces dress! Thank you for joining Craft YOur Passion this week!

  6. Gorgeous card, I love that image and you colours are great. Thank you for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week

    hugs Vicky xxx

  7. Gorgeous card - love the paper piecing and Tilda looks beautiful.
    The black really makes the whole thing pop.
    Thanks for playing along with us at MAWTT this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  8. Very cute card! I love her paper pieced dress! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Simone Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

  9. This is a gorgeous card hun, love the image with the little butterfly. Thanks for playing along with my challenge at MAWTT this week. Hugs, Claire x

  10. Absolutely gorgeous...Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design & Fab'n'Funky this week.
    Wendy xx

  11. Love the yummy colors on this card - Tilda is looking so cute. Thanks so very much for joining us this week at the Pile it On Challenge.

  12. Lucy, beautiful card. This Tilda is one of my faves. Terrific job in paper piecing. Gorgeous Basic Grey paper--I think I still have pieces of it...LOL. Love the borders and swirls.
    Thanks for coming over to play with us at Magnolia-licious Challenge.

  13. Super sweet, love how you paper pieced her little dress... thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

  14. Another chance and another fabulous card dear creative^_^
    Thanks again for joining us at Heck of a Challenge this month and good luck.
    DT Sonia

  15. Your card is simply fabulous! I love all the colors and details you used. Also amazing job with our sketch too! Thank you for joining us this week at the Fab'n' Funky Challenge!

    Jackie, Fab'n' Funky DT

  16. HI Lucy thank you for the lovely comment you left me this morning, both the dresses were paper pieced with paper from the Basic Grey Little Black Dress pad and I agree with you totally - those Bella uptown girl stamps are FAB!
    As is your beautiful card, I adore Tilda and I adore what you have done with her! The dress looks fabulous in that lush paper.
    While I'm here I see you ahve entered several of my DT so....Thanks for joining us at Heck of a Challenge for our very first challenge I hope you will join us again soon and good luck also for playing at MAWTT and Diva's too
    Hugs Laurie xx

  17. Gorgeous card! Lovely Magnolia image! Sweet little dress and beautiful paper! Fab design and pretty flowers, too! Take care!

  18. Love it!!!! Thanks for participating in the PILE IT ON challenge!! Hope to see you again!

  19. Fantastic card! Gorgeous colours and pretty image!
    Thank you once again for joining us at Heck Of a Challenge!
    Lady E

  20. This is wonderful Lucy! Absolutely adorable image and I love the layout & of course the colours!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Ribbon Reel this fortnight x

  21. Great criss cross and paper piecing. Thanks for playing along with Great Impressions.


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