Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Lilac & Lace

I made this card using Picking Lilacs from Magnolia Stamps. This week's challenge at Double Dutch is to use your favorite Double Dutch Challenge. I choose challenge #14 ~Sketch It. The colors I used came from this week's challenge at Totally Tilda (lilac & lace). The lace is done using a doily lace edge punch from Martha Stewart Crafts.


I am also entering this card into the following challenges:

Paper Cutz: Use Metal

Craft Your Days Away: Things With Wings

Stampin Sisters In Christ: Metal

There She Goes: 1 Patterned Paper, 2 Cardstock, 3 Embellishments (Flowers, Charm & Pearls)

Prairie Fairy: Pearls & Lace

Christmas Stampin All Year Long: Anything But A Christmas Card

Oh Alice: Card With A Little Girl Theme

All Sorts: Inspiration From A Garden/Park

Lexis Creations: Emboss It

The Crafty Pad: Pearls

One Stitch At A Time: Girlie

Polly Craft: Add A Little Nature

The Shabby Tea Room: Use Something From Your Stash That Is Old (Designer Paper & Image) & Something That Is New (Charm & Flowers)

A Crafty Little Place: Anything Goes

The Creative Cottage: Celebrations

Creative Belli Blog: Use Your Old & Forgotten (Patterned Paper)

Challenge Up Your Life: Celebrations

ABC Challenge: C is for Charms



Card Recipe:
Image: Magnolia Picking Lilacs Rubber Stamp
Paper: Purple Floral Patterned Paper, Light Purple Cardstock, Dark Purple cardstock, White Cardstock
Embellishments: Butterfly Charm, Purple Paper Flowers, Queen & Company Lavender Pearls
Tools: Fiskards Texture Plate ~ Swirls, Martha Stewart Doily Lace Edge Punch
Other: Crayola Colored Pencils, Prisma Colored Pencils








34 comments:

Cor* said...

How appropriate is this. Lilacs in hand! Great lace border punch and that charm finishes things off nicely. Thanks for joining in for this fortnightly Lilac & Lace Totally Tilda challenge.

Lisa said...

Such a cute card with an adorable image and I love the lace border punch! Thanks for sharing with us in TSTR.

Becky said...

Beautiful card and wonderful colors. Thank you for joining us at stampin Sisters in Christ.

brenda said...

Hi Mary

What a really great card and a super colour combo.


Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this week and good luck.

B x

Did you know we are looking for new DT members at our sister challenge http://pennyblackatallsorts.blogspot.com/

lalkygirl said...

what a charming card,love the colour combo and pretty flowers,thanks for joining us at lexi's and good luck
lalkygirl x

Jo Davies said...

HI Mary, Beautiful Card, so cute and girlie too! Thanks for sharing with us this week over at OSAAT for our "Girlie & Picture Inspiration" challenge this week.

Hugs Jo x

.:♥MMDesigns♥:. said...

Very cute card you've made!
Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft this week!
Hugs, Marit.

Craftyanny said...

Stunning card, you sure did well with the challenges
Thanks for playing along with Creative Cottage
Anne x

Audrey Pettit said...

Great job on all those challenges. I really like the lilac and lace on here. I have a hard time with purple, but you've used it beautifully. Thanks for sharing with us at TSTR.

Lovely Linda said...

Mary - this is gorgeous! Your image is fabulous and the colour perfect - love it! Thanks for playing along with us at the Stampin' Sisters in Christ challenge - we love to have you join us! {{{hugs}}}
Linda SSIC Design Team

Trisha said...

Great image and card! Thanks for playing at Totally Tilda and at Fairy Fun Fridays! hugs, Trisha - Swing by my siteif you're up for more Tilda candy!

Nikki Schmaltz said...

Very Pretty Mary and the charm is a perfect touch.

ACLP DT
Nikki

Mummylade said...

This is just lovely. Thank you so much for entering my garden challenge at Allsorts this week and good luck!

Farida Rone said...

Adorable creation!!!! Love the image you used. Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations and good luck.
Hugs,
Farida

maxine said...

A lovely card thanks for joining us at the crafty pad and Lexis creations this week

lindyloo said...

another stunning card thanks for joining us at the creative cottage lindyloo x

Sue said...

Hi Mary
gorgeous card, fabulous colouring, lovely papers & design,thank you for joining us at The Creative Cottage this week, hope to see you next time,sue,x

Emma (metalicbutterfly) said...

Fab card and I love the flowers they are so sweet...

Thanks for playing at Allsorts

Emma xxx

Rebekah said...

What a stunning creation! Thanks for joining in with my celebrations challenge at the Creative cottage! Hugs Rebekah xx

Lesley said...

A pretty card, Tilda looks lovely! Thanks for taking part in the CYDA challenge xx

Sammi said...

Such a sweet little card!
Thanks for joining us at Oh, Alice! this week!!
Sammi
xx

Padster said...

Fantastic card - thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week
Hugs,
Deb x

Christine said...

Gorgeous Tilda creation mary love how you used the Lilac Tilda thanks for sharing & joining us at Totally Tilda chall.


smiles Christine xx

craftykitten said...

Love that you have used Tilda with Lilacs on this card. Super card, lovely colouring. Thanks for joining in with our Lilac and Lace challenge at Totally Tilda.
Hugs
Dawn x

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Beautiful card!! Love Miss Tilda and the yummy purple!! Thank you so much for sharing it with us at ACLP!!
Sheri-ACLP DT

Tanya said...

This is so pretty! I love all of your amazing details-the flowers, embossing, charm...Thanks for playing with us at Lexi's Creations!

Lisa said...

Precious! Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft Challenge!

Lori said...

She's a real beauty, love the purple, thanks for joining us at Fairy Fun Fridays!

Suzi said...

Such a pretty card, Tilda look adorable in Lilac and I love all the embellishments. Thank you for joining us at Fairy Fun Friday.
Hugs
Suzi x

Roberta Laliberte said...

Mary, this is just gorgeous! Love the little charm hanging from the flowers!


Thanks for joining Totally Tilda challenges!

xoxoxo

Joan Ervin said...

This is sooo pretty...love the little Tilda and all the lovely details!!!! Thanks for joining us in the Belli challenge!!!!

Melisa Waldorf said...

Beautiful card!Thank you so much for playing along with Creative Belli. I hope you will join us for the next Belli Challenge on Wednesday!

Chrissy D said...

Such a lovely, soft card - love the lavender. Thanks so much for playing in the Belli Challenge! I hope you will join us again! We will have a new challenge tomorrow!

Chrissy D said...

Such a lovely, soft card - love the lavender. Thanks so much for playing in the Belli Challenge! I hope you will join us again! We will have a new challenge tomorrow!