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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Monday, 17 March 2014

Pink Gem Design challenge 115 and Sketch Saturday 301

Challenge No 115 at Pink Gem Designs is Mothers Day/Female Birthday/Special Lady
and I have used sketch 301 on Sketch Saturday

My mother went to Heaven in 2007 so I have made a birthday card.

I have used Pink Gem Design precoloured image "Emma in Hat" with Pink Gem papers from "Poinsettia paper pack" and "Corrugated Effect" paper pack.
Plus flowers and brad.   Stampin Up Happy birthday stamp.

I would also like to add this card into Crafty Hazelnut's monthly patterned paper challenge
In the Pink challenge 39 - mothers day or for a special lady

Sweet Stampin challenge - Mothers day or a special lady


  1. Very cute Margaret. Reminder - Unstampabelles is posted for midway.

  2. The elements you chose in your card. The paper choices and the image are so perfect together. Love your take on the sketch. Thanks for playing along with us at Sketch Saturday. Cathyxx

  3. Gorgeous love how you use this Pinkgemdesign image very pretty.

    Thanks for sharing with us at In The Pink chall

    smiles Christine C x

  4. Sweet and pretty card for Patterned Paper March challenge x

  5. Beautiful - love the colours you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen x


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