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1 May 2013

It's all about Fashion @ A Heck of A Challenge

Good Morning!  I can't believe we are in May already .... where did April go?

I'm here with my first DT post of the day, but be gentle with me, as this is my first DT post for a Heck of a Challenge and the theme for May is:


Here's my card using the paper piecing technique:

Card Ingredients:

Dawn Bibby Designs Handbag Addict & I Love Handbags Stamps & Greetings
Vintage Papers
Tim Holtz Scattered Straw & Tea Dye Distress Inks
Spellbinders Labels 10 Nesties
Dienamics Bow Die
Hobbyhouse Pearls
Gems - NEC Stash

As always we are sponsored by Every Crafts A Pound

One lucky winner will receive a £10.00 voucher to spend in the on-line store.

So what are you waiting for? Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.  We do hope you will find the time to join in with our challenge this month, it would be lovely if you could play along and don't forget you can create anything you fancy, as long as it fits in with the theme and the challenge rules.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Make It Monday 138
Stampin' For The Weekend Die Cuts and/or Punches

Thanks for popping in today, it's lovely to have you here.

Claire x


  1. A lovely card to open with Claire, love the bags although I do tend to loose stuff in big bags! Have a fun day, jx

  2. Gorgeous card Claire love your fab papers and welcome to the team officially!
    Hugs Laurie xx

  3. Gorgeous Claire the images and colours are beautiful, I cant resist bags that is my weakness, if me and hubby are out he quickens his step past the shop thinking I wont notice, haha.
    Chris x

  4. Beautiful card.lovely design and colours.xx

  5. Your card is adorable Claire ! Love the bags ! This would be the perfect card for my daughter Anne who is really a "handbag addict" !!! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  6. Gorgeous card Claire, I like the paper pieced bags and the design.
    Kevin xx

  7. Gorgeous card Claire. I love the trendy paper pieced bags and beautiful colour scheme
    hugs Sue xx

  8. This is gorgeous Claire, I love your paper pieced handbags and lovely papers.

  9. This is gorgeous Claire, I love that paper piecing. Love the papers.


  10. This is really gorgeous.. Love the matching sentiment and image

  11. Fabulous card Claire! I love the colors and your beautiful paper pieced handbags!
    Hugs, Tammy

  12. Brilliant card Claire .. you can never have enough handbags lol.. and i love the paper piecing
    Lisa x

  13. Oh! I LOve these handbags Claire...What FABulous colours and I LOve your paper piecing.

  14. Fab card, love the paper pieced bags,
    Thanks for linking up with Make It Monday this week.
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  15. Fab girlie card, I'm lovin your handbags!

  16. Now that's my kind of card as my husband will tell you! I do have a thing about handbags (and shoes too) and love the image, a perfect girly card Claire! Hugs Susan x

  17. So gorgeous Claire, love your paper pieced handbags.
    Hugs Wendy xx

  18. so gorgeous claire.i love your pretty papers and the handbags are fab :D

    xx coop xx

  19. Fab, card, handbags always popular.... One of my addictions as they always fit!! X

  20. It's so cute! I saw you on Make It Monday.


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