Friday, 3 April 2009

The Golden Egg


This weeks 'Mamma' challenge was an ATC sized egg!
For the front I used embossed gold paper and ran some organza ribbon around the entire egg. I added some sparkly ribbon looped into a flower shape, secured with a shiny gold brad and some gold and pearl beads on gold wire. The sparkly ribbon has string threaded through it so I used the string to 'tie' the egg closed.

Inside I used gold embossed paper again, two printed images from my stash, some red/gold lace and red gems...

The opened out egg needs enlarging to view properly!

10 comments:

  1. gosh this is eggstrodinary........love it ..why you not coming to me blog and say hello hopes you ant fell owt wiv me ...love eyr as always sassyxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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  2. This is gorgeous Vivvy you are ever so clever, where did you start with that, have a great weekend huggies juney xx

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  3. How gorgeous Viv !!! Love this idea and especially how you constructed it and used the beautiful red and gold theme. GORGEOUS
    Hugs June xxx

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  4. Another astonishing piece, enlarged it and just drooled at your work on this - lovely

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  5. Your egg is wonderful and I love the way it opens up.

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  6. It looks lovely Viv - I hope you'll like my one in exchange.

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  7. This is fabulous Viv, a great piece
    xx

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  8. Viv, wow, your egg is gorgeous. Even Willy Wonka would have wanted one of these golden eggs!! LOL!
    Have I told you that every time I visit your blog I get a giggle from that cute baby with the boobie shirt on? She makes me smile everytime I see her. Now I do come to see your incredible creations but I must admit, I do love coming here to see her too.
    Have a great week, Leslie

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