Tuesday, 15 January 2013

A quick man card

Hello my wonderful crafty pals, so pleased with your comments on my last card and here I am again with just another quick card, this is for our garden designing friend and I must admit to always being tempted to put flowers and watering cans etc on his card. However I am still in a - playing with my die cutters only mood. I got a bit confused, ok a bit more than usual as I cut my decorative labels 27 , the second largest one and then I couldn't work out how it was supposed to go with the ordinary labels 27 dies. This is the first ones I have bought as a pair. Never mind it may dawn on me at some point. I have also been die cutting for a friend  which I thoroughly enjoyed as it was some of my oldest dies, but that is all the crafting I have done lately. I think it is because I have been eating too much chocolate. A very warm welcome to my new crafty pals, so glad you have joined. Happy crafting and blogging to all. xx Flora

Paper and card - card is 19cm  square ,
backing paper from my special box,
Dies used – Go Kreate XXL Frilly #7 , Cheery Lynn Pinwheel Doily,
Spellbinders Labels 27 & Decorative Labels 27 .

21 comments:

  1. Hi Flora, this is really fab card! I love the way you have used the dies and the background is lovely..he'll love it! Carole Z X

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  2. Hi Flora...a lovely idea using dies for your card and ideal for a man..great background paper too.

    Anne

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  3. Great card Flora . Fine for a man of course but I also see it can be used for either sex. The dies are lovely. Christine x

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  4. This is a perfect card for your garden designer friend, Flora. I love the dies you used! x

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  5. This is wonderful Flora, such a fabulous design and I love the colours
    Sue xx

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  6. this is gorgeous just love all of it
    Hugs Kate xx

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  7. I am sure he will love it and is probably fed up getting a garden based card Flora. Its very eye catching and love the colours.

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  8. Good evening Flora,
    Loving those dies,that centre one is great.
    With different colours that could easily become a ladies card.
    This one just perfect for your gardener friend.
    Keep safe, keep cosy

    Patricia xx

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  9. Marvellous card Flora. Love the dies you have used.

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  10. LOVE this one Flora. As you say it's a fantastic card to give to a man or woman. Well done you! Hugs, Jenny x

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  11. Great card Flora. Love how you've used the different shades of blue. Love that pinwheel doily die. Reminds me of a crochet pattern!

    Kat xx

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  12. WOW!! These dies look fabulous Flora...Gorgeous card, Love the colours & design... Hugs May x x

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  13. Great card Flora, I love your die cuts but think you may be confused about their numbers. The link below takes you to the spellbinder website showing both labels 27.
    http://www.spellbinderspaperarts.com/products/csearchs.aspx?CategoryID=0&ManufacturerID=0&SectionID=0&PriceRange=0&SortBy=1&PageSize=12&AndOr=AND&DisplayMode=Grid&Search=labels 27

    It doesn't make any difference to your beautiful card but it may sort out your problem
    Eileen x

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  14. great card Flora, love all the die cuts
    Kim x

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  15. Beautiful cards since I was last here. I am currently trying to catch up with being MIA for the past couple of weeks :o)
    Jackie xx

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  16. so stunning flora.gorgeous design and i love the blue colours ;D

    xx coops xx

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  17. This is really pretty ,do like the dies

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  18. Flora I love this card your friend will be trilled receiving it. Hazel

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  19. A great card, Flora - I love the white die.
    Thanx for your comments on my blog, hun.
    Hugz, Jan xx

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Thank you very much for taking the time to comment. I enjoy reading them and knowing that I have company. Crafty hugs. xx Flora