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Tuesday, 17 December 2013


Good morning all.
A few jobs ticked off the list yesterday but no cleaning done!! Perhaps the fairies will pop in when I'm not looking....I can live in hope. Dr's appointment this morning then I must get to it!!

A birthday card to share today...I needed a few for December and this was quick and easy.

Love these vintage toppers from Kraftyhands. Paper and sentiment are also from Kraftyhands. Dies are from Spellbinders...told you you'd see a lot of them lol. A cute little double bow with a button attached finish the card off.

Challenges entered:
Crafty Girls Challenge - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - feminine with a sentiment
Emergency Crafter's - anything but Christmas
Kraftyhands - anything goes
Pumpkin Spice - ribbon or bows
Craft-Dee Bowz - anything goes with a handmade bow
Love to Create - anything goes
My Craft Creations - anything goes
Hobby Cutz - all tied up

Carol x


  1. "Quick and Easy" but also beautiful.xx

  2. Ooooh, so pretty Carol, love it! Hugs x

  3. Gorgeous card Carol. I love the design.
    Linda xxx

  4. Absolutely beautiful, Carol. Love the vintage image, colours, papers and frame.......perfect!

    Thank you for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty, and good luck in the draw.

    Jennifer. x

  5. Beautiful card Carol, I love the image, colours and design.
    Did your fairies pop in??? Mine did not appear ........ Bit of a bummer just have to do things ourselves.

    Patricia xx

  6. What a fabulous card Carol. I love what your design on this one. Enjoy the Festive Season. Hugs Rita xxx

  7. Gorgeous card Carol. I love, love, love those colours. :)
    I hope you have a lovely Christmas and a very happy and peaceful New Year. x

  8. Gorgeous card, love the image and the papers. Hope it all goes well for you xx

  9. Gorgeous card Carol, I love the image and beautiful colours.
    Sue xx

  10. Oooooh what a fantastic Birthday card Caro and that image is so adorable xx

  11. Brilliant card Carol, love the image and the dies you have used. Stunning. Love Alison xxx

  12. Carol what a gorgeous card this is, love the dies you have used and the image is stunning. Love Alison xx

  13. Hi Carol its a gorgeous card, what a pretty image and I love the papers! I keep cleaning but the messy fairies come out to play every night!!!!! Susan x

  14. This is a beautiful card Carol, such a gorgeous image and pretty papers.
    If the fairies visit would you please send them to me when you have finished with them!

  15. It's even more beautiful in real life Carol!!! still on top of my mantle LOL thank you sooooooo much huggles Sue xxxx

  16. You're right - this vintage topper is gorgeous!
    hugs, Asha - Sunny Summer Crafts

  17. Carol, your card is really beautiful birthday card. love the vintage look.Thanks for joining us at the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge this month. We look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work. Hugs, Barbara { Art and Soul Creations-my blog}

  18. Very pretty card, I love the soft colors. Thanks for joining us this week at Hobbycutz.

  19. Lovely vintage, shabby looking card! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Girls Challenges! Angie-DT

  20. Very pretty card. That is a lovely image and the DP looks so pretty with it.

  21. Lovely card, great colors and design. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Girls. Merry Christmas & Happy new year and thank you for all your support joining in our challenges xx

  22. Very pretty vintage card!
    Cool holiday card!
    Thank you for sharing your project with us at Love to Create Challenges this week.
    Wishing you a blessed Holiday Season!
    Ruza, LTC Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  23. Hi Carol, beautiful card! My favourite colour too :) Thank you for joining us at Emergency Crafters ~Lucy x

  24. Loving the colours on this pretty vintage card - thank you for sharing at Love to Create. xxx


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