5.01.2013

Merci:

Good morning all - half way through the week and also into May!

This week's challenge at Papercraft Star is polka dots and lace:




I just received a card from my boss, it was so pretty with sparkles and shimmery paper - I just knew I could recycle it to make a new card.

And here it is - I trimmed it up just a bit and basically that was that!

Card Ingredients:  recycled card, KaiserCraft Magnolia Grove paper, DCWV and Recollections cardstock, Celebrate It ribbon and lace,  Wild Orchard flower, Recollections pearls.  Tools:  sewing machine.

I made this card for the following challenges:  Simon Says Stamp and Show - travel, Joanna Sheen - recycle, Red Carpet Studio - thank you.

Don't forget to check out the rest of my teamie's beautiful creations:
 Allisa
Anitra
Jan
Ros

Please have a warm and sun-shiny day!  Thanks for the visit!


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10 comments:

Ros Crawford said...

Oooh! Gorgeous!! I love this ... that card from your boss is stunning and it looks perfect dressed up and nestled on the polka dots and lace. Great job Deanne!

Kristi said...

wow Deanne! You know how to upcycle! That card is gorgeous and you just took it over the top! Very beautiful!

Lynne said...

A very exquisite card! You must have been thrilled to receive it, and you did an amazing job recycling it. Your added touches are lovely.

Nat said...

Fab idea, beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Joanna Sheen.
Natx

Kim M said...

Wonderful card! I would have kept that pretty card too. :-). Thanks for playing along with us at Red Carpet Studio.

Annette said...

This is lovely Deanne. Thanks for your sweet wishes on our new challenge blog. We have a DT call if you're interested pop over to the blog.
Annette
xx

Anita Houston said...

So elegant and so beautiful! I love the stitching...totally transforming! Thank you for traveling with us this week here at Simon Says Stamp & Show!

soapHOUSEmama said...

Such gorgeous work!!! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Simon Says Stamp and Show! - Ashli :)

Allisa said...

Gorgeous card, love the stitching!

Sleepy Stamper said...

Beautiful Deanne. Love how you have recycled that paper!

Anitra