Thursday, 15 September 2011

Cute Card Thursday #182 - DT Card

Hi girls. I hope you are all well and having a lot of success with your crafting. I appreciate you visiting me here in my corner of the web and I hope you feel that your visit is worthwhile. The weather here this week has varied from gale force winds and heavy rain to brilliant sunshine. I do hope that wherever you are you have managed to avoid the ravages of the storms.
This is my DT Card for the latest Cute Card Thursday Challenge where the theme this week is everybody's favourite

Anything Goes

The Design Team have put together a fabulous gallery of cards to encourage the creative juices so why not pop over for a peek before joining in the fun. Our sponser this week is Kellie Winnell at Tickled Pink so there are some great goodies up for grabs.

My card owes most of it's components to Sharon Duncan's CD Rom. I got the image from there and decoupaged it and the paper is on the disc as well. I "kite folded" some of the paper to make the rosette. The flowers are from Wild Orchid and I used a Xcut border punch on lilac card and silver mirraboard for the band across the middle.
I hope you like (or dislike) this card enough to leave a comment telling me what you think of it. I value all constructive criticisms. Have a great day and stay safe and healthy.


  1. gorgeous card Fiona, love all the paper piecing!
    have a great day, happy crafting, Debxx

  2. Gorgeous card Fiona, love the purples and that rosette is just fab! Have a lovely day. Hugs, Claire x

  3. How could anybody NOT like it hun!! You know I love purple, so it's a hit with me anyway! LOL
    We got away with the weather this week, just grey and wet, not so much wind as you down there.
    Take care!
    Teri x

  4. This is beautiful Fiona,pretty colour and i love the rosette

    Hugs to you


  5. oh this is cute Fiona.. and i love the paper rosette you made.. so different
    Lisa x

  6. hi fiona, this is fun ! great card,lovely colors
    greetings, martina

  7. Hi Fiona
    Thank you for your lovely comments, I'm slowly catching up with everyone!
    This is a gorgeous card, lovin' all the purple and the rosette is just fabulous :)

  8. This is super , very creative . Decoupage is a" to do one day when i am big project" but you have done it beautifully . well done and have a good weekend. x

  9. Aw this is super sweet, lovely image and I love the folded rosette.
    Kim xXx

  10. Fabulous card Fiona, I love the rosette and the lovely paid paper. Beautiful colours too. I have to say I doubt very much that anyone would ever dislike any of your creations, your work is awesome.
    xx Vee

  11. Hi Fiona,
    Another delightful card hun. Love the colour combo and the paper piecing. Great rosette with the kite folds. Hope the weather is better up there now. We are heading up to Scotland next weekend. I will be on the Gareloch. Nr Helensburgh.
    Have a fab weekend.

  12. wow - now that's some serious paper piecing! it's so cute!!! love her hat and of course the purple
    lot of time in creating this one and its a knockout!

  13. Hi Fiona,
    What's not to like about this card,it's gorgeous I love the purple theme and your folded rosette is lovely....Cute image too...hope your well????...
    Mandy x

  14. Great to see you do some cdrom crafting, like the addition of the teabag folding - not done any of that for ages.

  15. wow Fiona how fantastic is this...I love every single thing about it and the colours are amazing...hope your keeping well
    Mina xxx

  16. What a beautiful card Fiona.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  17. this is just fabby!! Love all your little fancy folds, and the colours are gorgeous!!! Hugs Juls


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