Saturday, 26 May 2012

What A Beautiful Day!

It's been a glorious day today, not a cloud in the sky, it's about time though don't you think!

I'm loving the large scalloped circle die and didn't mind a bit that this week's challenge at LIM is
"Not A Square" 
I said when I made the similar card earlier in the week that I was going to use the design again so I'm hoping you'll forgive me that it's happened so soon.
Today's card involves a  K&Co butterfly sticker that I've had in my drawer for at least five years, I've got so used to stamping and colouring that it forget to use them.

I'm using this card for the following challenges:-
Crafty Calendar, Things with wings,
LIM69, Not square,
Ruby's Rainbow 29, Things with wings,
Waste Not Wednesday, Forgotten stash,
Top Tip Tuesday, Old stash.

Thanks for stopping by,


Lisa Jane said...

oh this is gorgeous .. i love the shape and that butterfly looks so lifelike!
Lisa x

Jeannie said...

Like the embossed cardstock and that is a very realistic butterfly! Jeannie x

Marrigje said...

Shape is gorgeous. I love the butterfly.


Chrissie said...

This looks gorgeous Julie!
Great embossing!
Thanks so much
"Less Is More"

Marijke said...

this is a beautiful card, love the butterfly

GinaA said...

Wow, why does the word 'romance' pop into my head, this is gorgeous and I so love the butterfly image, a perfect card.

Claire said...

Just gorgeous, great shape, love the embossing and fab butterfly. Hugs, Claire x

* Shaz * said...

Very pretty card!

Thank you for joining us at Ruby’s Rainbow for our *Things with wings* challenge

Hope you will join us again
Hugs Shaz x

Elaine said...

Lovely card - so pretty with the embossing and the butterfly!

Basslady said...

this is gorgeous! i love the extraordinary shape of your card!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Deneen said...

What a unique card, I love the shape, and the embossing, which is a perfect spot for a butterfly to rest. Thanks for joining the Dig Out The Old Challenge at Top Tip Tuesday.

Lynne said...

What a lovely shape and I love the embossing. Gorgeous card.
Lynne xxx

Sally said...

I am loving this new shape Julie, it makes a great unique card.
Hope you have had a lovely weekend.
Hugs Sally xxx

coops said...

so stunning julie.really beautiful design :D

xx coops xx

Nancy in Iowa said...

How elegant. Those lovely butterflies again! Love the idea of a scallop card - thank you for the inspiration. Now if I could just get up to speed on the Cricut.
So beautiful my lovely friend!

Linda R said...

I am just loving the shape of these cards.. This is so pretty..


Karen said...

Gorgeous card Julie - love the embossing.

Wishcraft said...

Ooh what a gorgeous design! So lovely. Thanks for joining in with my WNW challenge hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Mandi said...

What a lovley butterfly sticker
Gorgeous card, love the shape
Thank you very much
"Less is More"

Sandra Stephens said...

Such a lovely card...that butterfly is gorgeous.
Thank you for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow Challenge this week.


Deanna said...

Lovely card and design

Viv's Visuals said...


Linda said...

Lovely shaped card. The embossing and the butterfly go so well together xx

M said...

Really elegant, pretty card. Gorgeous! M x

Vicky Hayes said...

Just beautiful Julie! I love the elegant shape and the embossing, stitching and butterfly look wonderful. Vicky x

Samantha said...

Fabulous card love the shape and Glad you could dig out the old K&co butterfly too! its just perfect! and its Great you could play along with us at Top Tip Tuesday this time hugs Samantha :0)

Viv said...

It's beautiful Julie, love the butterfly too :) Viv xx

Seafield Jo said...

This is lovely, very unusual and so pretty.

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar Challenge and good luck.

Jo :)

Ang C said...

a beautiful card

Thankyou for joining us at RRC - hope to see you again soon

Ang x