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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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Thursday, 29 October 2015

Julia Spiri challenge 5 - use something old

Challenge 5 at Julia Spiri is anything goes with the twist use something old

I made this very simple card for this challenge.
I have used one of my oldest embossing folders from the Cuttlebug set "With Gratitude"
Butterfly paper from Alison Ellis design which I have had for a long time.
Used my butterfly punch which I have had a long time.
Used precoloured Julia Spiri digi "Turtle"

I hope you will go over to the challenge blog and see the lovely work by the design team and join in the challenge.

Also you are invited to join the Julia Spiri fans facebook group

I would like to add this card into the following challenges:

4 Crafty Chicks 270 - anything goes

Crafty Gals Corner 43 - anything goes

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything goes with pattern paper

Craft Your Passion 285 - anything goes

Creative Moments 80 - anything goes

Inspiration Destination 57 - anything goes

Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes


  1. very pretty card
    have a nice day

  2. Beautiful card, I do love the image she is a cutie.
    Linda xxx

  3. Pretty card! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner

  4. Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Best Regards, Mary

    Thyme To Create {My Blog}

  5. Adorable creation! So cute!
    Hugs, Julia.

  6. Great job, love the image and embossing background well done, As well as the butterflies. Thanks for playing our ATG/Crazy Egg Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks.
    Leanne DT/4CC

  7. Such a fun image!! Love it!! Thank you for sharing with us at Creative Moments. Rebecca x


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