Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Hat and Ribbon

Hello bloggers, hope you are well on this lovely Wednesday.

I am sharing a card that I made for the Monster
 (oops!... Mother)-in law's Birthday..she's really not that bad lol
She isn't a pink, flowery or frilly lady so I always struggle to find something that is just right. So I hope this fits the bill......



The image and the papers came from a very old Joanna Sheen CD Rom, Victorian Companions, which is dated 2007 and, I am ashamed to say, has had very little use!! I added some not too fussy ribbon and a die cut corner to add to the victoriana together with some mink coloured pearls. Hmmm....quite nice!!

I was inspired by these challenges
Use it Tuesday #59 - Birthdays (used an aged CD rom)
The CD Sunday Challenge - Quite Simply Hats

That's it for now. Have a lovely evening xx

17 comments:

  1. Awwww, love the kitty image.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  2. Loving your cards! and thanks for following me huggles hun Sue xx

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  3. Waw Sarah the kitty looks so cute and just love the pretty papers. hugs! Mojca

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  4. Lovely card Sarsh, love the design and cute kitten. Varolxx

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  5. This is beautiful Sarah. I love the image and the soft colours are gorgeous.
    I'm sure your Mother-In-Law will love it !
    Sue xx

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  6. This is gorgeous Sarah, I love the kitten sticking it's head out of the hat. Thanks for taking part at CD Sunday this week.

    Sue T x
    CD Sunday DT

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  7. That's really cute. I love the ribbon bow. Thank you for joining us this week at CD Sunday.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday DT

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  8. I love this image, and from an old cd that I did use a lot when it first came out. I'm sure your MIL will like it, what's not to like?
    Thanks for sharing with us at CD Sunday this week and best of luck with the draw.
    Jenny x
    CD Sunday DT

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  9. A lovely card and such a gorgeous image/hat. I've had that CD for yonks too and can't remember seeing that image.
    Thank you for joining in.
    Beryl xx
    CD Sunday DT

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  10. Cute card. Thanks for joining us at Songbird Challenges.
    /Pillan

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  11. I love the papers and image you have used on this card. Thanks for linking to the Crafts-Too Decade/Era Challenge for this month.
    hugs {brenda} x0x

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  12. Stunning vintage card. I love the image and the papers. Hugs Rita xx

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  13. What a striking card. Love the image and the backing paper goes so well. Thanks for joining us this week at CD Sunday. Tess (GD). x

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  14. A beautiful card and a cute image. It is good to re-visit older CD's from time to time. Love your backing papers and the bow is a perfect addition. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday and good luck in the draw.
    Christine xx
    CD Sunday DT

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  15. this is a really great card. I love the image and I think she will too. :)
    thanks for joining us at Use It Tuesday this week.
    Tammy DT

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  16. Lovely card Sarah, such a cute image, thanks for sharing at CD Sunday x

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  17. What a beautifully elegant card! Thank you for playing along at Use It Tuesday!

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