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2 October 2012

Oldie But A Goodie: 2nd October DT Card

Good morning and welcome to a brand new fortnightly challenge at an Oldie But A Goodie.

This week it's the turn of the very lovely Laurie to host the challenge and she has chosen:


Here's my card which I have made for my Step Daughter Danielle who is 16 on Friday based on the song "Happy Birthday Sweet 16" by Neil Sedaka:

Card Ingredients:

Sassy Studio Designs Chrissy's Prom Digi Image
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Wild Rose Studio Lilac Mist Papers
Create & Craft Cardstock
Dienamics Letters & Numbers
Gems from NEC Stash
Liquid Pearls
American Crafts Ribbon
Wild Orchid Flowers

This week we are sponsored by Bugaboo

And one lucky winner will receive some images of their choice.

To take part in the challenge YOU MUST USE SOMETHING ON YOUR CARD WHICH IS AT LEAST 6 MONTHS OLD - this could be flowers, papers, stamps, etc, however you MUST state on your post which item/s you have used.

Hop on over to the challenge blog and take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Creative Card Crew 20 Purple
Cute Card Thursday 236 Letters and Numbers
Stampin' For The Weekend Feeling Floral
The Crafty Pad 190 Floral
Natalie & Amy's 2 Birthday Bling
Stamptacular 183 It's Your Birthday
Wild Orchid Crafts 60 Anything Goes
By The Cute & Girly Birthdays

Thanks for visiting, I hope you have a fab day!

Claire x


  1. such a pretty girly card Claire.
    Love the purples too

    Hugs kelly

  2. Simply gorgeous hun, and such fab colours. Hugs Sxx

  3. Really pretty Claire, love the effect with the Liquid Pearls x

  4. Gorgeous card Hun - Danielle is sure to love it! Fabulous image and I love the Liquid Pearls :o)
    Have a great day.
    Only 3 more sleeps - I'm getting mega excited now lol!!!
    Debs xx

  5. Danielle will love it and i hope she has a good day too.

    Great image, colour and layout, Luv Sam x

  6. This is stunning Claire ! Danielle will love it ! Great layout and the image is so lovely ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  7. Really stylish Claire. Fab colours too. X

  8. This is a beautiful card Claire and I'm already singing 'happy birthday sweet sixteen' tra la la la la la la lar
    Not long now - its so exciting!!!
    Hugs Laurie xx

  9. Ooh this is gorgeous Claire… your colouring is beautiful… she looks really classy and elegant! Love the pretty papers and layout! :-)
    Hope you have a lovely evening
    Big Hugs
    Sue xx

  10. Gorgeous Claire, lovely colours!
    Helen x

  11. Such a great card Claire, & your colouring is just perfect, the dress looks so real! Lovely work, Jx

  12. Lovely image and the papers are so pretty. Gorgeous card :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  13. Such a pretty card, love the image. Strangely as I read your post I am watching Neil Sedaka on the television, how spooky is that lol.
    Kim xXx

  14. This is gorgeous Claire, love the image & colours.
    Wendy xx

  15. Now I am pretty sure my mum used to sing this song, but I cant for the life of me remember it..... off to check out youtube now! lol :)

    Gorgeous card Claire, really beautiful and your colouring is fab! :)



  16. Gorgeous creation hun, just love the papers & layout!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Natalie & Amy's monthly challenge, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  17. what a sweet card perfect for a sweet 16 year old

  18. Hi Claire
    Great take on the challenge, love your image and colouring, fab design.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x


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