Monday, 16 January 2012

Curtain Call part 2

Following on from last Thursday's post, here's the second in my set of cards using those papers which I gritted my teeth to cut into!
Papers stitched and layered as before onto beige and black cardstock.

I really liked this part of the collaged paper - I can imaging someone being outrageous in the 1920's and dancing in front of the Eiffel Tower!

This time I added a die cut flourish coloured with a promarker and messed about the the promarkers and coloured up some prima flowers in the same beige colour and black.
I punched out a small flower from a scrap of the spotty paper from the last card.
Added a large pearl in the centre and two pearl pins to finish the outside.

Inside I added a border from the same paper and layered up some co-ordinating card onto the black background to make it easier to write a greeting.
There is a few more to come from these papers!

Challenges-
Unstampabelles - Anything Goes
Crafty Emmas - Vintage Dahling
Dream Valley - Anything Goes
and this week Cupcake Inspirations have this scrummy cupcake  pic to inspire 




Thanks for visiting again - have a lovely day. x

22 comments:

  1. Wowser matey this is stunning!!!! I always love these colours they are so classy, hope your ok love and hugs June xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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  2. FAB card, and what gorgeous papers. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley. xx

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  3. ffff...aaaa...bu....lousss darling
    stunning card sweetie loving everything about it hugs sassyxx

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  4. Wow...this is fabulous! Absolutely stunning! Thank you so much for joining us this week at Cupcake Inspirations! Good luck,
    Rene :D

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  5. Outrageously elegant card!) Did you coloured a girl too?

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  6. This is just lovely! I especially love the stitching and the pins. Thanks for playing with us at UnstampaBelles.

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  7. Its fabulous, love the stitching details.
    Yvonne x

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  8. Firstly, love those colours together; secondly, know just how you feel cutting into wonderful papers - its all about cake and eating too.......; thirdly, this is a fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Unstampabelles this month!

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  9. GORGEOUS!!!...so what else are beautiful papers for???....LOL

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  10. this is amazing...lovely..thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    Tina
    sweetie dt

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  11. Brilliant card and colours. It does get easier to cut into the papers in the end :o)
    Jackie xx

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  12. well i'm flabberwosted Viv!!!!! this is wonderful love it, luv Georginax

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  13. wow this is a really fantastic card viv.stunning image and colours and i love the elegant image :D

    xx coops xx

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  14. So wonderful, love all the stitching. Thanks for joining us at Unstampabelles.

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  15. I can relate to not wanting to use the paper but I'm glad you did because the card is gorgeous.
    thanks for playing with ua at Cupcake Inspirations,

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  16. Well done!! you are getting braver every day - do I see stitching on that card????

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  17. WOWZA! This is stunning! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Cupcake Inspirations this week! Good luck!
    Rene :D

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  18. Beautiful card and just perfect for the occasion, a really beautiful vintage design! Thanks for joining in with us CES this week...good luck! :) Donna ♥ x

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  19. Fab card!
    Thanks for joining us at DVC
    xx

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  20. this is really beautiful.

    greetings karin

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  21. WOW!! Love this paper and your creation is FABULOUS!!!! I like the various layers you used. G45 is one of my favorite paper collections - did you see their newest collections? xo

    -pamela :)

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