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Thursday, 29 August 2013

Silver Fox Trot

Good Morning all!
Almost the weekend! Woo Hoo!
Time for a Just Inklined card!


I've made a 70th Birthday card for a lady who loves dancing!


The image I have used is Silver Fox Trot., from Just Inklined.
This image is also available on The Wrinklies CD Rom.
I coloured it up with a mix of flexmarkers & promarkers, cut out with a nestie
 & inked the edges with Antique Linen & Spun Sugar distress inks.


The button was made in my graphics programme. It was mounted on a piece of 
foam tape for some dimension. I love doing these little buttons!


I have no idea who the paper is by as it's unmarked 
& came from a goody box I purchased eons ago!
I added some of my precious favourite lace from my stash, then made three little panels 
which I fanned out to echo the line of her dress.  A double satin bow & a couple of 
stick pins were also added just to finish it off!


I decorated the inside of the card with some of the DP & a little
panel for a message to be written.
I was just looking at this image & thinking it would also be great for a
Christmas card or perhaps New Year if teamed with seasonal papers!
Thanks for popping in!
I'd like to put this card forward for the following challenges:
4 Crafty Chicks - Squares
Delightful Challenges - Make The Cut
Seize The Birthday - Anything Goes
Creative Belli - Number
Divas by Design - Lace
I Love Promarkers - Use A Number
Rhedd & Rosie's Challenge - For The Ladies
Craft Dee BowZ - Anything Goes + A Handmade Bow
Eclectic Ellapu - An Oldies Birthday
2 Sisters - Square Card

26 comments:

  1. Dawn this is brilliant hun, what a fab image, I used to Ballroom Dance, my dad used to have me dancing around our livingroom with books on my head and using a brush as a partner, LOL xxx

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  2. Hi Sweetie, this is fantastic, I love everything about it xxx

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  3. This is just brilliant, a really fun card and the little button finishes it off perfectly x

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  4. Hahaha - really love this - Oh to be able to ballroom dance. I shall have to make do with watching Strictly and dreaming :)
    Michelle x

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  5. Beautiful 70th gorgeous layout and image. Thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers good luck Ginny x

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  6. This is a great card...I love the layout, it's very different and such a clever way to do the 'button'.....wouldn't have a clue how to do this type of thing...good image too xx

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  7. What a fabulous card Dawn, love all the layers with the lace edge and a brill image also a fantastic bow.
    Hugs
    Janet xxx

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  8. Fab card, thank you for sharing with us @ Rhedd and Rosie's challenge, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xxx

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  9. This is fabulous Dawn, I love the image and the papers and layout are gorgeous.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  10. Another great dancers image, my friend will be ever so pleased that these are available.
    xx

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  11. What a delightful card with very clever layering! Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ August challenge.

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  12. This is a delightful card - the image just makes me smile. Thanks for sharing at Delightful Challenges.
    Hugs,
    Larelyn
    Sr. Designer

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  13. Absolutely gorgeous. Love everything about this card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Creations this week.

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  14. Fabulous card Dawn. I love the image and your button is brilliant.
    Thank you so much for sharing your creation with us at the Belli Challenge. Pat K xx

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  15. Great card, love the layout & the lace!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  16. Magnificent, Dawn! Love the bits of lace on each layer and the satin bow if incredible! Fab coloring, too.

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  17. Great job on our Squares Challenge, thanks for entering. Nicely done!

    Leanne DT!
    4 Crafty Chicks

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  18. Fabulous card, Dawn! I love that image :) Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks for our "Squares" challenge!

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  19. Gorgeous, really love the layout and the lace and the bow is stunning
    Lindsay xx

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  20. Fabulous make hun. TFS with us over at Eclectic Ellapu this week.
    Hugz Ellapu

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  21. This is a beautiful card. I love the image and the design and embellishments are gorgeous.
    Thank you for sharing this with us at Diva's by Design.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  22. So sweet and funny! I'm sure Irene loves this card! Thank you for joining us at Seize the Birthday :-)
    Hugs, Macarena DT

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  23. Love the echo of the dress with your clever background. Thanks for joining us at Rhedd & Rosies.
    Hugs
    Fiona x

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