Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Butterfly and Lace

The current Butterfly Challenge is 'L for Lace' and as I found this lace at the bottom of my snippet drawer so I'm also in the playground at Pixie's Crafty Workshop.


Card blank: 7" x 7" kraft 
Die: Memory Box 'Pippi Butterfly'
Card: Pink matt 
Paper: Craftwork Cards 'Botanica' (magazine freebie)
Other: Wink of Stella
Snippets: Lace and green ribbon 

I threaded the thin green ribbon through the lace and, as the lace was only a snippet, I cut my paper slightly smaller than the ribbon to allow it to wrap around the sides.  The paper was layered onto pink card before I wrapped the lace around the bottom section and then attached to the card front.   I die-cut a butterfly from pink card and attached it to the lower corner of the card.   To finish, I applied a Wink of Stella on the butterfly and the centre of the pink flower.

Kath x

11 comments:

  1. Oh how pretty Kath! A lovely design and stunning background paper. I thought you'd stamped it!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  2. That is such a pretty paper Kath. I love poppies. Like Di, I thought it was stamped until I read your list of materials. The lace border is perfect to go with it too. Kate x

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  3. Oh my oh my this is stunning. I just love that paper. Looks great layered up on the pink. Thankyou for finding the time to flutter by. Hugs Mrs A.

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  4. Beautiful. Seem to recall you sending me one with this love image.

    Hope you've had a good day. Sue

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  5. What fabulous paper! The butterfly looks lovely in the same colour as the flower. Beautiful card.
    Liz - Butterfly Challenge #29 - Guest Designer xx

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  6. This is gorgous Kath, I love the pretty paper and the lace and ribbon finish it perfectly xx

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  7. Hi Kath,
    oh what a fab creation.
    Love that fab paper, and your wonderful design.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  8. This is beautiful Kath, I love the way you have threaded the lace with ribbon, it really makes it stand out.
    Pauline
    x

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  9. This paper is just beautiful and the butterfly matches perfectly.

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  10. Great card . . . worthy of being showcased over at the Playground xxx

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  11. Beautiful card, Kath. Like Di, I love that patterned paper and the lace threaded with ribbon makes the perfect embellishment. Elizabeth xx

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