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Thursday, 8 March 2012

The Sunday CD Challenge - Imagine

Hi,
Its been a lovely day with sunshine, not very warm though, they say its going to get warmer towards the weekend.
My new washing machine arrived today at least I can do some washing, our friends Ruth and Mervyn let me do a load at the beginning of the week, but I have a few items I want to do over the weekend.
Today I am showing my card for the Sunday CD Challenge, link here to the blog. I am a little bit late with this card, I am just in time for this challenge. This is week it is Imagine, I used Joanna Sheen's CD Enchanted Dreams. I have not used this image before, the backing paper is the matching paper to the image.
I added two yellow flowers and wrapped the green ribbon bows amongst the flowers for a change. I matted the image on a pale yellow miri sheet and used fancy scissors to cut around the shape. I then added green/gold peel offs down the sides and corners.
I was surprised how many comments I got on my card last week, I did not think that using a piece of lace from my old knickers would prove so interesting and the card got a joint second, I was really shocked it got anything let alone a second.

I hope you are keeping well and not down with the bugs that are floating around at the moment.
Until we meet again take care.
Hugs
Margaret

15 comments:

  1. Hello Margaret
    I have been visiting but Mr Blogger will not let me leave comments very often!! a lovely card from your CD and last weeks card was very pretty as well, pleased you got your new washer and thanks for visiting me
    Tilly

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  2. I have this CD margaret you have done a beautiful job .
    Hugs Elaine

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  3. Hi Margaret. Another lovely card. I don't know why you were shocked to receive a second place. You obviously don't realise how good your cards always are. I like the way you have presented the green ribbon on this card. I always find something interesting when I visit here.
    Thank you for joining us at Cd Sunday.
    Carol x
    Cd Sunday DT

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  4. Beautiful card Margaret, I like the image and the flowers.
    Kevin xx

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  5. Your card designs always amaze me - your ideas are so unique, and beautifully executed. The foil corners and borders are perfectly placed here. I often have problems getting the foil corners just right!

    Congratulations on your well-deserved award from last week!

    And 'happy washing'! These machines are so vital to our lives and when they malfunction, everything comes to a halt!

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  6. Hi Margaret, I am back in the land of the living...Blogland to you and I...lol....oh I have so missed it...anyway....I love your gorgeous design, so pretty, a job very well done....

    Glad you ahve a new washer, now all we need is some good drying weather.xxx

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  7. The image you've chosen is beautiful and the flowers set it of really well. Thanks for joining in again this week.
    Pamela (Guest Designer in March for CD Sunday)

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  8. You've created another lovely card, Margaret. Well done on your award, too!

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  9. What a lovely card you are really talented!

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  10. Beautiful card. I look forward to seeing all the pretties you make. ^_^

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  11. Thank you for joining us this week with your very pretty card.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday DT

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  12. wow this is stunning margaret.gorgeous colours and i love the beautiful mystical image :D

    xx coops xx

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  13. This is a gorgeous card Margaret. Your flowers are beautiful on it.

    Sue x

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  14. This is a super card and I love those flowers. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week.
    Jenny x
    CD Sunday DT

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  15. I love the colour scheme. The flowers are also beautiful and it matches the image so well.

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