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Friday, 19 July 2013

Crafts-Too Challenge You (C2CU) 3rd week of our Decades/Era. This time Twist 2 - 3 Layers

Good morning and welcome to the third week of our July Challenge.  This time we are asking you to use  3 layers.
Here is my contribution


Very 1950's style dresses on this piece of backing paper and I loved the colouring.  (seem to be liking red at the moment).
The  stamped lady in the pinafore dress came from the Marianne Clear Stamp set - Fabulous 50's.  Again I used flat water colour paper and diluted Distress Markers.  I chose the colours to match both the papers used - the background and the die cut piece, both from Crafts-Too.  All the papers we have used have been gorgeous to work with as they all have a good substance and finish.   The Rhinestone Sticker Dots are from Crafts-Too and the rest from stash.

I look forward to visiting your Blogs.  I am now back on duty after my week away.  Trust me to choose the hottest week for ages and the hottest day for my drive home on the M1.  But I did so enjoy my visit with my crafting friend and her husband. Wonderful time.

Please don't forget to use the full title of the Challenge Blog - 'Crafts-Too Challenge You'  in your posting and to tell us which Decade/Era you have chosen to represent with your work/project.

Carol x

3 comments:

  1. A beautiful card Carol, I love how you have used the papers. I am glad you have enjoyed your week away, at least it didn't rain. Fabulous layers, thanks for a great DT sample.
    hugs {brenda} x0x

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  2. Hi Carol

    Beautiful card, I remember my mother wearing dresses like that, great use of colour.
    Glad you enjoyed your break, at least you made it home in the heat.
    Margaret

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  3. Another gorgeous fifties card Carol. Glad you had a super time away (just what the Doctor ordered) and you got back safely.

    Sue x

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