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Thursday, 9 August 2012

Thank you, Karin!

 Hello lovely bloggers,

Here I am posting my latest card from my very own lappy!!!

A few months ago, Karin sent me this lovely parcel with super duper crafty stuff - thanks so much for that, dear!
How lucky am I to have such kind souls accompany me on my journey and help me spread smiles across the path.

The flower you see in the centre of the card is from Karin - isn't it pretty? I love the way the blues turned out on this card... 
This is how the aperture card looks... Those little dots on the sides have been done with glitter glue and a Sakura pen has been used to make those loops - kind of gels, don't you think?

Above is a close up of the pretty flower. I stamped an MS doily stamp with my pearlised stamp pad on the card stock to make the flower look bigger and add some more elegance to it. 

This is how the inside looks... the receiver would have to use a metallic paper to write a message though.


I am planning to send some cards to the hospital in Singapore soon.

Catch you later - taking Aleeza to the play ground.

Hugs,

Monica

13 comments:

Rose Petal said...

Hello Monica. Simply Stunning. Oh wow, I love the colour and your flower and background are just perfect.
Thinking of you.
Love Sandra xxx

Sue said...

Hello Monica,love your blue card.The flower is gorgeous.
Have a lovely day.
Hugs Sue xx

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the flower and fab papers.xxx

1CardCreator said...

Gorgeous card, so sweet of Karin to share with you.

Bea said...

beautirul card Monica - the lacey background really sets the flower off

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Monica, I like the blues and the flower.
Kevin xx

jimlynn said...

WOW!!! Monica, this card just literally jumped out at me as I was scrolling through my Reader! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE all that brilliant blue and the flower - and every thing else! GORGEOUS!!!!
You need to hop over to Shopping Our Stash and enter this in our Monochrome challenge for the week!
Lynn

Elaine said...

How fabulous Monica well done Hugs Elaine

Merry said...

Hi Monica, it was so wonderful to hear from you....sorry I have not got back to you sooner. Life can sure get busy at times. Love this card, especially the way you have done the bling and pen on the sides. I am glad to hear that you have new laptop all of your own. So handy to be able to take it places with you. I hope to be back next week and catch up with your blog. My friend and I are at a local markets tomorrow so am busy pricing and making cards. Take care

Maria@Crafty Cre8tions said...

Love these kinds of cards! Fun on the outside and fun on the inside too!!!!

jimlynn said...

So glad you decided to enter the Shopping Our Stash challenge with this, Monica......as I've already said, I LOVE IT!! So pretty.
Lynn

Karin said...

Hello Monica...You are the sweetest! I was just so glad I could share with you :) That flower looks so lovely layered on that doily stamp! See, I never would have thought to do that, or make the peek a boo window for it either. And the color is just gorgeous! A beautiful card made by a beautiful lady :)

alicaz said...

so cool! Love the flower on the inside - how come I never think about that?! :)
Thank you for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

Hugs, Alica ;)