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Tuesday, 15 April 2014

A Stitched Thank You

Hello All,

Well, I am slightly broke, the combo of there being so many good offers on C&C and the fact I got round to downloading the app ... so I can still have a sneeky wee look at what is going on even though my daughter is watching cbeebies!!! .... I got a couple of tools from WRMK and some HOTP kits .... Just waiting for them to arrive so I can play.

Over the past few days, I have been pushing myself out of my comfort zone .... It seems that I am incapable of making a card unless it has a stamped and coloured image on it ... yet whilst I scour blogland there are so many styles of cards that I love. I love sewing themed cards, sewing was a 1st love ... I am so impressed by cards that have so many elements and details,but they all work perfectly together, I am not sure I have achieved that, and I am not sure the layout is right, but I did enjoy having a play.

All the stamps came free on a magazine that I bought forever ago, and never got round to playing with. All the papers are " Tilda - Kitchen Garden" 

I would like to add this card to the following challenges:

Just Inspirational - Wood/Fabric
Every Body Art Challenge - Anything Goes
A Random Fan - Show us your Springy Colours
As You Like It - Fav style of Stitching (Faux for me it goes on every card I make, I think it just really finshes a card off )
Crafty Girls - Anything Goes
Sister Act - Anything Goes
Open Minded Crafting - ( I have chosen the option of Spring Colours )
613 Avenue - Anything Goes
Pixies Snippit Playground

I would also like to say thank you to the girls at 613 Avenue for choosing me to be in their top 3 last week, I feel very honoured!!

Thanks for looking
Hugs Juls

34 comments:

  1. LOVE this Juls, such soft colours, a perfect layout and of course all centred around the sewing theme.

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  2. This is beautiful, love the design and superb colors !
    xxx

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  3. This is gorgeous Juls. I love the sewing theme detailing and beautiful colours.
    hugs Sue xx

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  4. This turned out so pretty! Love your colors and design! The sewing theme is fabulous !

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  5. so beautiful juls.gorgeous stamp and details and your colours are stunning ;D

    xx coops xx

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  6. Gorgeous! thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge..Sue DT

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  7. Gorgeous card Juls - love the fabulous design and pretty colours.
    Debs xx

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  8. Oh hun this is just beautiful hun love the whole concept of this hun and the colours are devine hugs cheryl xx

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  9. This is brilliant. Love the soft colours and the haberdashery bits and pieces.
    Beryl xx

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  10. Beautiful!!! What an amazing design!! Love it!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

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  11. Wonderful sewing card. Love all the embellishments you used to create your lovely card.

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  12. Oh Juls! You did a GORGEOUS job with this! Love it!

    Big Hugs,
    Elise

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  13. Oh my gosh, how sweet is this!! What a pretty, lovely card!!

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  14. It is a very beautiful card(map), thank you for your participation to JIC, good luck tinanoute

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  15. It is a very beautiful card(map), thank you for your participation to JIC, good luck tinanoute

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  16. Hi Juls, hope all is well with you?
    Loving you sewing card, great colour combo too.
    Happy crafting and hugs,

    Erika. x

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  17. oooh I LOVE the fab vintage feel of this gorgeous card Juls!

    Christine x

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  18. Absolutely gorgeous Juls, love the very beautiful details. Hope you enjoy your new goodies when they arrive hun.

    Donna x

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  19. I think it's a beautiful card Juls! Love the style you've done, I think it's perfect. Hugs, Chris x

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  20. Lovely card Juls, so pretty :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  21. LOVE what you've made here. Sorry to hear you're broke after the C&C birthday weekend! xx

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  22. Hi Juls, love this pretty style card you made. Love the beautiful details like the spool of threads.

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  23. Beautifully done, Juls. I love the border punched bits you added. Very clever. Thanks so much for playing along in our "Easter/ Pastel colors" challenge at Open-Minded Crafting Fun this fortnight and I hope we're going to see you again for the next challenge, too. Good luck in the draw.
    NanConnie DT

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  24. Pretty card Juls, you work well out of your comfort zone it's really lovely look forward to seeing more! Have a great weekend hugs x

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  25. Love it. So fun! Thanks so much for playing along over at 613 Avenue Create. Monica, DT

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  26. I love sewing cards , yours has a great vintage feel , lovely faded materials, I have all my Nan's old wooded bobbins and threads and even an old tin full of her pins . I have to admit I have a thing for old tins .
    janex

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  27. Beautiful and pretty card hun, love the sewing theme :) Donna ♥ x

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  28. What a great work with so many lovely details. Thanks so much for joining our challenge and Happy Easter!
    xoxo Clarissa

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  29. Truly stunning Juls!!

    As for been broke...oh well, never mind a girl has to treat herself every now and then!! Lol
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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  30. very beautiful card! Love the colors you have used.

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky. I have a great giveaway so don’t forget to join in  Crafting Vicky giveaway post 

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  31. Wonderful tag! Fantastic detail! Thank you for sharing with us at Open Minded Crafting Fun, Amy A.,DT

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  32. Beautiful card. I really like the colors and layout. Thanks for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun. Good luck, Joanna DT

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  33. Very nice project. The colors are beautiful.

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