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Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Think Pink! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Good Morning Bloggers!

Last month I did some  fundraising for
 Breakthrough Breast Cancer

I had my head shaved & ran a couple of card making challenges!
As a result of this, I heard stories from many people about how they
or a  loved one had been touched by Breast Cancer!
I was so touched by some of the stories, I felt I wanted to send a card.
This is one of the cards I made!


The image & the sentiment are part of a set from

Here's a closer look at
I coloured the image with a combination of my 
Promarkers & Flexmarkers


The sentiment is one of several included.
I distressed it a bit, cut it out with a Spellbinders Die 
& threaded some lace through it.

DP By Mujka Chic at  My Grafico.
I punched some flowers using my Tonic Punches
 & layered them up adding a gem to the centre of each.


Here's a photo of the inside!
Thanks to everyone's generosity, the
 total for my fundraising so far is an awesome 
£2946.90
If you haven't donated yet & you'd like to help me round up
my figures to a nice tidy sum, you can find out how to 
do just that on my Just Giving Page.
This month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
I urge you to check for any changes at least once a month.
Early detection is the key!
Thanks for stopping by!
I'm off to check out the Pink Challenges I can enter this little card in!
{Pin}spirational Challenges Photo Inspiration
Passion For Promarkers Shabby In Pink Or Blue
The Stamping Boutique Pink Ribbons
Digi Makeover Challenge Breast Cancer Awareness/Think Pink
Lexi's Creations Pink
The Cutie Pie Challenge Use A Digi
Dream Valley Challenges Go Pink (BCA)
A Gem Of A Challenge For The Girls
Jelly Park Challenges Pink It Up
Art Impressions Stamp Challenge Pink
Sassy Studio Designs Think Pink
Link Up For Pink BCA/Pink Challenge

26 comments:

  1. WOW!! That is a fabulous amount of money raised so far Dawn, well done!!!
    Your card is gorgeous. I love the image and the detailing is beautiful.

    hugs Sue

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  2. Awesome job!

    http://lorisartsyobsession.blogspot.com/

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  3. Lovely card!
    Thank you for joining the Digi Makeover Challenge.
    Ruza ~ DT

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  4. Great card!! Love your flowers :)
    Thanks for joining us at Link Up For Pink!!!

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  5. Beautiful card!! Thank you for joining Link Up for Pink, hope to see more of your cards entered.

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  6. She looks ready to fight. Your flowers are very pretty I love your Design Paper. Thank you for playing along this week at The Stamping Boutique. Good luck in the challenge and I hope to see you in the next challenge.

    TTFN,

    CraftyGirl TSB DT
    craftygirlcardsandcrafts.blogspot.com

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  7. That's an amazing amount Dawn and your card is stunning well done!! x

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  8. fabulous card Dawn and well done on the amount you've raised - you really are fabulous! Hugs rachel xx

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  9. Brilliant card, so beautifully embellished. Well done with the fundraising too. Thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie xx

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  10. Awesome card. Absolutely fabulous. Thanks for joining Link Up for Pink.

    Hugs
    Joanie

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  11. Oh how cute! Thanks for joining us at Jellypark. :)

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  12. Fabulous card,it is perfect for our 'pink' challenge at Lexi's Creations, thanks for joining us, do come again! I love the flowers and the crimped type ribbon, beautiful job of decorating the card!

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  13. Hey sweetie, gorgeous in pink love the image too, thanks for joining us at A Gem of A Challenge this time, huggles Pops x x

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  14. Great job on the card, my friend, and an even better job on the fundraising! WooHoo!

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  15. Fabulous creation - Adore those flowers :) Thank you for sharing this with us at {PIN}spirational Challenges!

    I invite you to join me at the ANYTHING GOES challenge here:
    http://pinandtack.blogspot.com/2012/10/spark-your-creativity-now-challenge-2.html

    Lots of joy,
    Corrinne

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  16. Agreat card and a very important message. I hope your fundraising is going well. Thanks so much for all the work you do over at feline playful. It is much appreciated by the crafting community and you are amazing! Sorry if we don't tell you this often enough!

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  17. I love this super girl image. Quite aptly chosen to 'fight against breast cancer' Lovely. Thanks for playing along @ '{PIN}Spirational Challenges' this week.

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  18. WOW you did good girl...great cause and your card is fab...love the flowers and all the paper choices..thanks for joining us at PFP this week..

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  19. Love your design papers and ribbon! Thanks for joining us at TSB Challenge and good luck!

    Debbie TSB DT

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  20. So pretty card. Love your details and beautiful flowers. Thank you so much for sharing your card with us at Digi Makeover Challenge - hope to see you back again.
    Hugs, Eret

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  21. Lots of fun things going on with your card! Thanks for joining us at {PIN}spirational Challenges!

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  22. Very creative card!

    Thank you for participating in the {PIN}Spirational Challenge this week!

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  23. Oh Dawn. I just love your cards. You are one creative gal. So fun. Looking forward to seeing what you come up with next. I'll be watching, friend.
    Hugs,
    Jacqy

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  24. You are very creative. Love the ruffled ribbon. Thank you for joining us at The Stamping Boutique for our Pink Ribbon Challenge. I hope that you will join us again for our next challenge. Good Luck. Patti TSB DT

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  25. Fabulous card, and I love her hair!!!!!! Your hand made flowers are gorgeous and I love your ribbon design. Great card! Thanks for joining us at {Pin}spirational Challenge. Good luck,and come back again!

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  26. Adorable card!!!! Thanks for participating in the {PIN}spirational Challenge! Hope to see you again!!
    ~DEANNE~

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Thank you for taking the time & trouble to comment! I truly appreciate your feedback!
Hugs
Dawn xx