Tuesday, 1 July 2014

Decoupage revisited

Morning all. I have stepped back in time a bit with my card today.  My blogging buddy Janice recently showcased several DT cards featuring decoupage and it inspired me to drag out long forgotten sheets, get cutting and stage a revival!! . Actually that is a lie as they were die cut, but in my defence I did painstakingly file off all the little pips!!

Here is the result


I used a freebie embossing folder for the mat and I think the stamp came with it too. The papers were in my bits and pieces box and the daisy trim is also a mystery.

So, as promised Janice here is my decoupaged card and some challenges to go with it!!

Fan-tastic Tuesday #42 - Anything Goes
ABC Challenge - O for Orange
Just for Fun #1 - Anything Goes

Have a lovely day xx

20 comments:

  1. Great revival Sarah. Your card is beautiful. The orange colours are gorgeous. I love getting out my old crafting goodies and using them. You've inspired me to go and check out what decoupage sheets I've got. Michelle x

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  2. Stunning image, colour and detail Sarah. I do love a bit of decoupage.
    xx

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  3. Oh this is gorgeous Sarah! Love the colours and the image is adorable! I've just come across a whole load of my old decoupage cards sorting everything out for my son's summer fair at school this week... I appear to have a whole box full of them!

    sorry I'm still so intermittent with my comments right now. Hopefully I will soon be happy and pain free again though :-) x

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  4. A real cutie...love the decoupage and I must admit I have a box full still in their packets unopened....maybe just maybe I may open one up....tomorrow....love the card looks gorgeous Sarah.xx
    aNNie♥ .The Journey is the Start

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  5. Oh how pretty Sarah! Love the peachy colours and it's a good while since I did any decoupage. I do love the 3-D result, and filing the pips off redy cut layers is an art in itself ; )

    Hugs, Di xx

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  6. So pretty, and gorgeous colours. I think I have that embossing folder too. :0)

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  7. What a pretty card, Sarah. A beautiful summer's day, picnic in the meadows, lovely weather and good food ... that's what I see! Sorry I'm late visiting... it's been utter chaos at our home for the past month! Have a lovely week!
    hugs, Asha

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  8. Hi Sarah,
    another really fab card.
    I love that super decoupage image.
    Isn't she just the cutest.
    Fab colours used, and wonderful papers.
    I also like the way you have embossed the oval die cut.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  9. A really sweet image, pretty papers making a stunning card.
    Makes you think of summer, love the whole design

    Patricia x

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  10. This is just gorgeous,fab image and colours.xxx

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  11. Super pretty card Sarah - love the sweet image and fabulous LO.
    Debs xx

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  12. Cute image Sarah and just like you I haven't decoupaged for ages! that's how I started crafting years ago LOL but love the layout of your card its really pretty lots of huggles Sue xxx

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  13. Ahhh decoupage, now that takes me back!! :) Like a lot of people it was my introduction to card making but I can’t cut for toffee so it always put me off. They hadn’t invented the die-cut stuff in my day!!!! Lol!
    Gorgeous, gorgeous card, Sarah! Love that colour scheme, so warm and summery! xx

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  14. Love this Sarah, so pretty and fab colours... I get the decoupage out occasionally, but usually the die cut cheat version :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  15. Pretty, pretty. Love the colors & the layout. Your decoupage images are beautiful the way you've placed them on the diecut...what a soft serene summertime card. TFS & Hugs

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  16. This is beautiful! I've had many a happy hour working on decoupage - so lovely to see it being used in such a gorgeous way. I love the pretty flower border.
    Rebecca.

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  17. Filing off all those pips has paid off as you have made such a pretty card!

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  18. The little Sarah Kay image is just gorgeous. Love that you have embossed your scalloped mat, and the ribbon gives is a really country feel to match the style of the image. Great decoupage revival!

    Thanks for joining us for our 'Orange' challenge

    Lin
    ABC

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  19. Gorgeous card with a beautiful image and papers. Just perfect for our ABC Challenge this fortnight. Thanks for sharing with us.

    Nikki

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  20. A beautiful Card! Thank you for sharing at ABC Challenge - O is for Orange Challenge! Hugs Julie DT xox

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