Friday, 13 April 2012

Sweet Pea Stampers ~ Recycled Birthday!

Here is my first DT make for Sweet Pea Stampers.

The theme of this fortnights challenge is:

Recycled Birthday
we would like you to make a birthday card with something you have recycled.

My card is made using fabric & lace from an old dress that was beyond repair!

Today's other challenges are:

Sketch ~ Totally Gorjuss.
Paper Pretties ~ Lots of Layers.
Anything Goes Challenge ~ Anything Goes.
Craft Us Crazy ~ Flower's.
Delightful Challenges ~ Stitching.
Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent. ~ Anything Goes.

Also Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent,  who also have a bonus question which is.........
What’s the strangest thing you have been hoarding for the
purpose of using it in your art and how do you plan to use it?

My Answer is:
Bubble wrap to use for a painting technique.

Stamps ~ Sweet Pea Stampers & Stampin Up!.
CS ~ Core'dinations.
Flower's ~ Wild Orchid Crafts.
Gem's from stash.
Coloured with Copic's & Stickles.
Fabric & Lace ~ recycled dress. 


Hazel said...

Hi Susie

Wow girl - I'm impressed - such a classy card and love how you have recycled the fabric from a dress!

Thank your for joining us at Totally Gorjuss this week and the very best of luck. I hope you will be able to come and join in with our challenge next week.

Toodle pip

Hazel x

jennifer said...

lovely card, thanks for joining in at One Sweet Challenge!

Sue said...

Wow! this is gorgeous Susie! what a sweet image and you've coloured her so beautifully! I love how you've recycled the dress - it's perfect for our Shabby Chic theme! and looks so pretty with the lace, crystals and flowers!
Thank you for joining MAWTT for my 'Shabby Chic/Vintage' theme and Good Luck in the Challenge!
Hugs Sue xx

Larelyn said...

What a great image and such a great idea to use the fabric and lace. Thanks for sharing at Delightful Challenges.

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

Wow! I love the pink in this and those distressed edges are gorgeous! wonderful job and just perfect for the vintage challenge at Moving Along With The Times.

Tamie said...

I love, love, love that you used material from a dress! Wonderful creation. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful card with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

Heather P said...

This is really lovely, and that pretty lace is such a pretty accent. Nice image and coloring as well! Thank you joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks! Hugs!
Heather P (Guest DT)

Ellis said...

Wonderful recycled card you made and great idea to use pieces from a dress! =)
Thanks for joining us at Recycle, Re-Purpose and Re-Invent!
Hugs, Elenor DT

Annette said...

WOW, just adorable! Love it!
Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes!
Hugs Annette

Sharon said...

What a great recyling idea to use some fabric from a dress!! Thanks for joining us at our new Recycle, Re-Purpose & RE-Invent Challenge! Hope to see you again! And remember we have a bonus question for a chance to win a prize!

Lori said...

Gorgeous card! I think it's really cool you used material from an old dress - neat!!! Thanks for joining us this week for our "Fabric" challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Chriss America Real said...

This is just lovely! I never would have thought of using fabric from a dress! I need to look at my clothes more carefully in the future! Thanks so much for playing along with the Delightful Challenges Team this week!



Lisa Jane said...

Beautiful card - love the image
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week for our vintage challenge
Lisa x

Chris / CS Designs said...

Susie, Such pretty card, and love the recycled material you used, so delicate. Thank you for playing along in our Anything Goes challenge at Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent and hope you will come visit us again. I look forward to seeing the project you create with your bubble-wrap.
:) Chris / CS Designs