Monday, 1 April 2013

My DT card for Fashionista's Mother's Day challenge

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Side View

 View from above

Where did March go? I can't believe we are now in April already

Its time for our new challenge over at 
and our theme for you this month is 
Mother's Day

We are sponsored by 

Please head over to the Fashionista challenge blog to enter your creations and to see what my teamies have also made to inspire you

The image I have used for my card is from A day for daisies and its called Just like Mom
 which I have coloured with Copics

I have used the following 

Lilac gingham paper
Brown Paper
Hobbycutz embellishments which I covered in glitter
LOTV Mother's Day sentiment circle clear stamp
Circle and scalloped circle nesties for image and sentiment
Craftwork Cards card candi
Circle peel offs in each scallop on the circle

I am entering this card into the following challenges

C.R.A.F.T Mothers Day
Crafty Ribbons Anything goes with ribbon
DL.Art Spring
Hanna and friends Easter/Spring
Milk Coffee Anything but square
Shellys Images Anything Goes
Broken Box Stock Think Spring
Sentimental Fridays Anything Goes
Chocolate Coffee Cards Bring on spring
Clearly Inspired Anything Goes
Crafts 4 eternity Cute as you like
Creative Corner Anything goes
Digi Haven Spring
Jellypark  Pretty Pastels
QKR Stampede Animal Antics
Simply Create Too Animals
Sweet n Sassy Spring
2 Sisters Sparkle and shine
Pink Gem Make it cute
Di's digi designs Flower Frenzy
Hiding in my craftroom Anything Goes
Little Claire cards with folds
My Sheri Crafts Spring has sprung
Pumpkin spice Spring animals
Avenue 613 Flowers
Challenges 4 everybody Anything Goes
Cupcake Inspirations Photo inspiration
Glitter n sparkle Cute
lacy Sunshine Anything goes
OSAAT Spring (Mothers Day always in spring and cute ducklings born too)
Pan Pastel Anything Goes
Sentimental Sundays Shaped cards
That Craft Place Animals
Corrosive Challenges Spring fling
Artistic Inspirations Easter/Spring
Digi Makeover Anything Goes
House of Gilli Flowers and ribbon
Lexis Creations Punches and/or dies
Melonheadz friends Make it girly
Mema's Crafts Anything Goes
Craft Creations For the girls
My Grafico Anything Goes
Sparkle and sprinkle Use a digi
Stamp and create Use at least 1 diecut
Stamp with fun Spring
The Paper Girls April showers bring May flowers
The Paper Nest Dolls Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy Bling
A little bit crafty Anything Goes
Cupcake Craftroom Summer blooms
Kreativeinkauf Spring
Ladybug Crafts Spring
Sparkles Forum Birds
The stamping shack Spring has sprung

Thanks for looking 


  1. Hi Julie!

    This is absolutely stunning. Where have you found the tutorial for that fold? It´s so pretty!

  2. Holy Lord love a duck! Hee, hee, that saying actually really works in this case doesn't it? I'll start counting now, the number of top placements you are going to achieve with this incredible design. Actually, incredible just doesn't cut it but I can't find another word right now that does.


  3. WOW, WOW, WOW Julie, this is breathtaking!!! IT must have taken you ages to create, but totally worth it. Love it!

    Jennifer. x

  4. Absolutely gorgeous.

  5. Lovely step card July !!
    Beautiful image and design.

  6. FABulous colours and design and I LOve your image too! Thank You soooo much for joining us at Digi Haven.

  7. Wow, fabulous card design and embellishments, Julie. Perfect for this week's Spring challenge! Thanks for joining the Sweet 'n Sassy Digi Challenge this week.

  8. AWESOME card! Luv all the cuts and folds of the layout and you decorated it beautifully! Your little ducking and mama is sooooo cute! Perfect for our Spring challenge at CC&CC. Thanx so much for joining us! Joanne

  9. THAT...THAT CARD is stunning - looks overwhelming to me but it is absolutely gorgeous! Love the papers!

    Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations! ~Michele

  10. Stunning card, love the card template you have used and the digi too. Great layout and colour scheme. Good luck in this weeks OSAAT challenge and we hope to see you back again soon. Hugs Jane OSAAT DT

  11. Gorgeous. Great choice of image and papers.
    Thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create


  12. Holy moly, this has amazing dimension :)

  13. Absolutely gorgeous Julie. Fab image and papers and just love that fold!

    Thank you for joining us over at the Lacy Sunshine Challenge. Good luck.

  14. This is fantastic, Julie! It's clear that so much work has gone into creating this and it's absolutely worth it I'd say ..... it's beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing your gorgeous card with us at Challenges 4 Everybody and good luck!
    Hugs, Tracey x

  15. A super card, with a fabulous shape
    Thanks for entering the Lacy Sunshine Challenge

  16. Julie this is stunning and thanks for sharing at craft this week

  17. Super cute spring card and I have never seen a card fold like this before. Great job. Thank you for playing along this week at OSAAT. I sure hope to see you back again very soon. Good Luck in the challenge!!!


    CraftyGirl OSAAT DT

  18. Love all the folds! Thanks for joining at Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenges: Bring on Spring

  19. Woow, your card is absolutely stunning! This fold is awesome and you have made it perfect. Love it!

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this week at QKR Stampede.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Hugs Mian
    QKR Stampede Design Team Member

  20. Awesome card, love the design. Thanks for sharing with us at Simply Create Too.

    Hugz Marjo

  21. What a great fold. Very cute.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity.


  22. Wowzer Julie this looks amazing what a fantastic card fold, loving that cutie image and the papers, ACE card.
    lorraine x

  23. This is gorgeous, love the sweet image and fabulous design & flowers...Thanks for joining us at Di's Digi Designs this fortnight.
    Wendy xx

  24. Hi, stunning card Julie, love the sweet images and the purple on this card:)
    Hugs Charlotte

  25. Beautiful step card. Thanks for joining us over at HIMCR.

    Have a great day.
    Hugs Nana
    ♥ My Crafting Channel ♥
    ♥ 2 Creavtive Chicks ♥
    ♥ HIMCR ♥DT

  26. Wow! Amazing design work! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Cupcake Inspirations this week! Good luck,
    Rene ;D

  27. Gorgeous card, love the image and fabulous design. Thanks for joining us this challenge at Milkcoffee xx

  28. stunning design loving the image and the colours , purples my fav. Thanks for joining us at glitternsparkle hugs trisha x

  29. This is so sweet, what a great step card. I love the bright cheery color
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #106 Spring challenge, Have a great day
    DIANA L.

  30. Very cute card, thank you for sharing with us on the Paper Nest Dolls challenge blog... xo

  31. Thanks so much for joining us @ My Sheri Crafts to share your beautiful multi-dimensional card for our Spring challenge!!!

  32. WOW what a great card design.I would love to learn that one!!! What a cute and cheery Mothers Day card. Love that gingham!!Thanks for joining us at Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenges this month.
    Barbara - SNSCC coordin

  33. OMGoodness this card has that wow factor and more. Where did you discover that fold. I would love to try it. Gorgeous! Thanks for sharing this with us at Mema's Crafts and we look forward to seeing more of your work.

    Don't forget to enter the giveaway.

  34. ADORABLE!! thanks for entering our challenge at

  35. Eine zauberhafte Karte mit toller Gestaltung.

    Danke für deine Teilnahme an der Kreativeinkauf-Challenge.

    LG Dreja

  36. wooww!! Gorgeous! Love it!
    Thanks for playing with us at Cupcake Inspirations and 2 Sisters Challenge and CC&CC this week.

  37. Well done. Thanks for joining us at Stamp with fun.
    Hugs, Nadja

  38. What a lovely step card! I love the momma and baby ducks,so sweet! Thanks for joining us at Sentimental sundays!


  39. This is such a beautiful step card. Thank you for joining us at AGOAC.
    Debbie x

  40. Fabulous card and an awesome fold, love all the detail! Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations!

  41. Really gorgeous, I love the shape and colours and the image is adorable. Thank you for joining in with the PanPastel challenge blog
    Lindsay xx

  42. Great card, all the detail, the fold is amazing.

  43. A stunning card, love the shape you have used. Thanks for playing along at Whoopsi Daisy this week, hope to see you next week. Hugs Christine x

  44. This card is stunning, thank you for joining in with my challenge. Good luck x

  45. Julie, this card is absolutely amazing!!! Totally love all those steps and the cute duck.


  46. Hi Julie! This is such a beautiful, creative card. Thank you for joining our "Spring" challenge at OSAAT, and hope you'll join us tomorrow for a new challenge. Best, CG

  47. Fabulous creation, thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week. Carol x

  48. Thank you so much for playing with us at Whoopsi Daisy challenge.
    Hugs Nataliya

  49. What a great work! Love your special shape. Thanks for joining us at stamp with fun.
    hugs Clarissa

  50. I don't remember ever seeing a card with so many folds. But it looks absolutely fantastic! I like that it's different than all the other cards. And the papers and image you used are fab too. Really beautifully made! Thank you for playing with us at Crafty ribbons! Hugs! xx

  51. Very nice card indeed. Great work on details. So glad you played along with us at The Stamping Shack.
    xx Ria

  52. Oh wow - what a great card - I like it so much! Wonderful! Thanks for joining Stamp with Fun.
    Big hug

  53. Such a wonderful creation with great attention to detail. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Lady Anne’s Sentimental Fridays DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  54. Beautiful card! Thanks for taking part in Sparkles 'Birds' challenge xx

  55. Ein sehr schönes Kärtchen, toll!
    Danke fürs Mitmachen bei der Kreativeinkauf-Challenge.
    Viele Grüße

  56. Gorgeous card and thank you for joining us at Little Claire's this month and good luck :)
    hugs and xxx

  57. I love the fold on this card! Very pretty!

    Thank you for participting in the MelonHeadz Friends Make It Girly Challenge!

  58. +wow+ an adorable wonderfull card!!
    Thanks a lot for playing around with ut at Kreativeinkaufchallenge,
    hugs Andrea

  59. Wow, what an incredible card!! Love the intricate fancy fold, the sweet image, and pretty daisies! Thanks for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!

  60. Wow, this is quite an intricate step card!! Thanks for linking up to my challenge at The Paper Girls!!

  61. Congrats! Top 3 Winner!
    CONGRATULATIONS!! You've won Top 3 at ♥ Digi Haven ♥ ! Please head on over to pick up your "Top 3” winners button to proudly display on your blog. Please join us again, we'd love to see more of your wonderful designs at ♥ Digi Haven ♥

  62. Wow this is stunning! Thank you so much for joining us at A Little Bit Crafty this time, hope to see you in the next challenge too! Elaine DT -xxx- ps I have candy if you would like to pop by and enter :-)


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