23 April 2013

FAIRY BIRTHDAY .... 

+ Winners 500 Follower Give-Away

{DT Project Tammy's Scrapin Corner: Challenge #59}

[Warning: this is a lengthy post so get that cup of coffee/tea, sit down, breath out and enjoy ...]

This week our theme for Challenge #59 at Tammy's Scrapin Corner  is BLING IT UP I used the adorable Molly Fairy from StampFairy and you can purchase her here.  The sentiment is from SK Digis .  


Another centre stepper. The check green design paper is from BasicGrey and the other green design paper is from BoBunny.  I have coloured Molly Fiary mainly with H2O water colour pencils and the skin tone and stipple effect around the image were done with Copics.  I have also used my Chiswick distresser tool to distress the edges around some of the green cardstock.

I have done a little tutorial for the folded flowers and corners I have used on this card and you can find it just a bit lower down in this post.

Hope you will play along this week - so come on link your Bling it Up creations to Tammy's Scrapin Corner's Challenge No.59. Can't wait to see what you create.





... and here is the tutorial for the folded flower and corners I have used on this card:






Off to link this creation to the following challenges:

Okay so onto some exciting news for all those who took part in my 500 Follower Give Away.  First of all I would like to thank everyone who took the time to link up to my Give-Away and to be so kind as to leave a comment on one of my posts.  Don't be mistaken, I have checked whether the three winners have done this lol.  So with no further ado - here are the three winners as determined by RandomOrg:


That is:

No. 95 =  Addii 

No. 66 = Teresa Arsenault {Tickell Expressions}

No. 145 = Denise vR {Dixie Creations}

Congratulations, you each win a $15 Gift Certificate from DigiStamps4Joy.  

Please leave me a comment on this post with your email address, so that I can get your gift certificates to you.





So there are some more good news, I have only 13 New Followers to go towards my 600 Follower Give-Away.  Thank you so much for stopping by my little space in blog land.  Should you use my little folded flower tutorial, I would love to hear from you.


104 comments:

  1. gorgeous card love the colours and great tutorial on those flowers not done any tea bag folding for ages might have to give it a go
    Hugs Kate xx

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  2. This is absolutely beautiful Desire, gorgeous colour too.
    Teresa x

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  3. Such a fabulous card Desire,Molly is coloured beautifully, love the papers and the fabulous flowers and corners..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  4. Gorgeous and beautiful card Desire and congratulations to the winner's
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  5. What a beautifully bright and zingy card Desire and as always so much attention to all those pretty details.

    Thanks for sharing with us at Allsorts and Stamping Sensations challenges.

    B x

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  6. Very cute and loveable. I adore fairies,

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  7. What a brilliant card, and a super tutorial too, thanks for sharing, Jx

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  8. Gorgeous card here and thanks so much for the tutorial for these folded items here, they looks cool.
    And a big CONGRATS to the lucky winners here too.

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  9. Such a wonderful card Desire. I love the image and gorgeous detailing. Your folded flowers look so beautiful - thank you for a fabulous tutorial.
    hugs Sue xx

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  10. Fabulous card. Thanks for the tutorial too

    Thanks for joining us at the Creative Card Crew challenge for our handmade flowers

    Margaret xx

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  11. Gorgeous card Desire, I like the adorable image, the colours and the flowers .
    Kevin xx

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  12. Absolutely gorgeous Desire, adorable image and fabulous colours and details....Thanks for the flower tutorial.
    Wendy xx

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  13. Fabulous card, love the greens, thank you for joining in Rhedd and Rosie's challenge, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

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  14. Gorgeous card Desire, love the colours and the flowers are amazing! Pami x

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  15. A lovely looking card in wonderful colours. Thanks for playing with us over at the Paper Shelter this week.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  16. Such a sweet card! Great folded flower tutorial! Thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge this week! Good luck!!
    Hugs~
    Trisha

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  17. i passed by and saw this gorgeous card and beautiful tutorial.
    pretty image which is colored very beautiful.
    greetings from ann

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  18. Fantastic card, lovely image and colours. Thank you for joining us for the Crafty Bloggers Network challenge.

    Sylv xx
    CBN DT

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  19. Such a happy card Desire! Your dp's, design, fancy folds and colored image are totally fabulous. Hugs

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  20. Love your handmade flowers and thanks for the tutorial!
    Thanks for playing in our 'Make It Sparkle' Challenge #65!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  21. Your card is gorgeous Desire. Gorgeous image and colours and the paper flowers are awesome.

    Thank you so much for sharing your creation with us at Paper Crafting Journey.

    Hugs
    Cathy DT
    xxxxxxx

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  22. Beautiful fairy card and lovely flowers! =)
    Congrats to the winners! =)
    Hugs, Elenor

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  23. So pretty, so neat the way this is put together! Love it!

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  24. This is just GORGEOUS!!Love the Green its my favorite color! The flowers are just gorgeous but the centered bling...its BEAUTIFUL!!
    Congrats to all the winners!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    ♥ Crafting With Creative M ♥
    ♥ 2 Creative Chicks ♥

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  25. Fantastic card and Beautiful colors and beautiful flower tutorial Desire. I spotted this on MIM..Loz

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  26. Lots to look at on your beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Hazel x

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  27. Desire, your beautifully colored Molly Fairy looks fabulous on this pretty center-step birthday card. Lovin' your handmade layered corners and flower accents too! So glad to see your entry at the Crafts and Me Stamps digi team's "Bling It Up!" challenge. Hugz, ~ Rose

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  28. Hi Desire ... This is a gorgeous card ~~ you are very talented!!! Thanks for sharing your talents with us.

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  29. Gorgeous Desire!! I love this image and your coloring is beautiful!! I saw this on MIM. Love all your fabulous embellishments as always! Thanks for the tutorial.

    Congrats to the winners of your 500 follower give a way!! Good luck on getting your next 500!!

    I have FREE Candy on my blog if anyone would like to register for a chance to win.

    Have a wonderful week!! Hugs, Gloria

    http://purpleglocreations.blogspot.com

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  30. This is perfect for our current challenge at Pattie’s Creations. Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  31. This is a gorgeous card Desire, I love your fabulous flowers and corners and the green and Kraft colour combination is great.
    Pauline
    x

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  32. "WOW" This is brilliant and thanks for the tutorial x

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  33. Hugely attractive, love it and the fold tutorial, thanks. xx

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  34. This is so gorgeous Desire!! Thanks for another awesome tutorial :) You are the queen of paper folding :) I love it!!

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  35. Oh this is gorgeous Desire! I love the beautiful colors and sweet image! Fantastic folder flowers! Also, Thanks so much for joining us at Alphabet Challenge!
    Hugs, Tammy

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  36. gorgeous card Desire and congratulations to the winners.

    greetings karin

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  37. Stunning card Desire, I love those flowers :)
    Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter & Good Luck!
    Hugs
    Tracey
    x

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  38. WOW this is stunning and I love the flowers you made too, Thanks so much for sharing the tutorial with us. Thanks too for playing on MAWTT this week, Love Hazelxox

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  39. Your card is out of this world.Stunning.Great tutorial too.Thanks for joining in with us over at Nutcrafters.Hugs Debbie x

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  40. OMG such a beautiful card and great tutorial for the flowers, gorgeous.

    hugs Amanda

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  41. Gorgeous card! Beautiful image? cilirs and your lovely details. hugs, Helena

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  42. Adorable card I love the tea bag folded embellishments. thanks for joining us at Delicious doodles xxx

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  43. Such a darling card, Desire! Love that sweet image, your coloring, your fabulous design, and all your great embellies! Thank you for the tutorial--so sweet of you to share your expertise! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  44. This has to be one of my favorites! Love the beautiful rich papers you used too! ~Diane

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  45. Stunning creation as always Desire, love the beautiful papers and the lovely flowers you created with the teabag folding.

    Congratulations to the winners too.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  46. Fantastic tutorial! Thank you so much for sharing this gorgeous card with us at Make it Monday! Don't forget to leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM for a chance at our second prize!
    Good luck and I hope to see you back next week for another open paper challenge!
    Rene :D

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  47. Beautiful card and awesome tutorial. I have copied the images and filed them for later use. Congrats to the winners and wow you are so close to 600 in such an incredibly short period of time. Looks like I'll be creating a new badge sooner rather than later.

    Hugs,
    Lisa

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  48. What a fabulous card!! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

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  49. Gorgeous card, Love the detail & colours...Beautiful image your colouring is fantastic!! Great tutorial too! Thank you for joining us at Eclectic Ellapu... Hugs May x x x

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  50. Gorgeous, beautiful card and the image is so cute, fabulous folder flowers.
    Thank you for joining us at Everybody Art Challenge.
    luv
    Debby

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  51. A gorgeous card! Lovely papers and design, cute image and the flowers you made are beautiful! Thanks for joining us at ATSC, Marlies

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  52. Gorgeous card and such an adorable image. Love your folded flower.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Alphabet challeng
    Avril

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  53. What a fantastic flower!!! Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week and good luck in the flower challenge.

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  54. It was great to show how you made those gorgeous flowers. Show this on MIM and plenty of other places and it is just adorable. You are so talented.

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  55. This is just gorgeous and I love that flower. Thank you for joining us at Robyn's Fetish this week. Marlene DT

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  56. Stunning! Thanks for the tutorial, and visiting us at 613 Avenue Create.

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  57. WOW! This card is absolutely adorable!!!! Can I ask where do you get all of your contest challenge notices? That is to say, how do you know who and where all the contest blogs are? Is there a place I can look to see what blogs are running what challenges? I have a very special project I'd like to submit anywhere I can but I'm not sure how to find the right contests. Thank you in advance. Love your site!

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  58. WOW!!!! What a beautiful card. Thank you for the tutorial on how to make those pretty flowers. I am going to give them a try. And, thank you for joining us at Paper Playtime this week for our fun fold challenge.

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  59. Beautiful project Desire! I love the color palette and I always love your paper florets. Thanks for dropping this off at our house on 613 Avenue Create!
    Hugz
    Chana

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  60. So nice to see some green. Thanks for playing at Cupcake. X

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  61. Fabulous creation Desire, love the cute image, gorgeous papers and the embellishments are stunning too. Hugz, from your newest follower, Lorraine xx

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  62. This is fabulous - love those flowers and the green check!

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  63. I'm so impressed by your card! Thanks so much for the tutorial, I totally pinned ya'. Thanks also for sharing your work with us at Love to Scrap! challenge blog.

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  64. This is absolutely fab and great interpretation of our challenge this week. Do hope you join us in future challenges over at Eclectic Ellapu,
    Elaine aka Ellapu

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  65. Congrats to all your winners & what clever folded flowers you have made!! Lovely card!!!

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  66. Gorgeous card , i love the green colour combo -Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments
    Lisa x

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  67. Gorgeous card, I love the colour scheme. Thanks for joining in with my Child's Play challenge at the Daring Cardmakers blog this week x

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  68. great card and a fab tutorial - thanks so much for joining us at whoopsi Daisy and crafty sentiments and good luck xx

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  69. Gorgeous card. Love the shades of green. Beautifull colouring and again, such stunning flowers.

    Huggsss,Angelique
    EngelDesignsScrap

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  70. Love your card and I can't wait to try your flower tutorial. As always thanks for playing with us at Mema's Crafts. Good Luck.

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  71. Amazing design and dazzling embellishments, simply an awesome card. Also a fabulous tutortial. Thanks for stopping by and leaving the lovely comments.
    Hugs
    Berni
    berni46blogspot.

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  72. Love, love, love this! Those flowers and corner are wonderful - thanks for the tutorial! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us in the Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog's "Cut It Out" Challenge!
    Hugs,
    Leslie, DT
    http://leslieturner58.blogspot.com

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  73. cute card and great flower tutorial!! congrats to the winners!!

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  74. Beautiful card Desire - love the green and gold colour scheme and also the pretty image. Thanks for the flower tutorial - will have to give that a go. Thanks for sharing your card at Whoopsi Daisy this week.
    Helen x (DT)

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  75. Loved this as soon as I saw it on MIM, hugs J

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  76. Stunning Desire! Thanks for the tut too! Kim

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  77. wonderful card Desire!

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  78. fantastic creation Desire! Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts! Kim x

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  79. What a lovely fairy card and tutorial you have made here which fits perfectly the Delicious Doodles Challenge this week of “colour combination of brown and green”. Thank you for entering and best wishes in the draw. Kym (Delicious Doodles Challenge Blog Design Team Member)

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  80. Love your card. Beautiful green color. Love the tutorial too. Thank you.

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  81. Never cease to amaze me Desire. Tfs the flower tutorial, lovely; will give a try :) Absolutely stunning card!
    Hugs,
    Asmah

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  82. Fabulous, love the image and the colour scheme, thanks for joining in at happy campers, Pauline x

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  83. Gorgeous card! love the flowers
    Thanx for joining us at Alphabet challenges
    hugs Shaz x

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  84. Such a pretty card. Love the shape and the flowers :-)
    Thanks for joining us over at ATSC
    Hugs
    Tasha
    xxx

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  85. Gorgeous monochromatic card,thanks for joining us at Cupcake this week and good luck
    Louise xx

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  86. Thanks for your comment on my post. You also make beautiful cards, and thanks for this flower tutorial, I'm gonna try to make one.

    Annerieke

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  87. Made a card with your tut, will post it tomorrow. txs

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  88. absolutely stunning card and such a great tutorial!

    congrats to all the winners!

    hugs :)

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  89. Adorable card!!! Thanks for participating in our PENNY'S PAPER CRAFTY challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

    ~DEANNE~

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  90. Oh this is adorable. Love the design with the diecuts, colours, centre step fold and I loove those flowers. Thanks for playing at QKR Stampede and good luck. Hope to see you back friday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at QKR Stampede!! xx

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  91. Darling Card!!!!simply marvelous design!!!!
    tfs:)

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  92. Desire - absolutely stunning card and great tutorial. Came via MIM.
    Stamping Shanni

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  93. Desire!
    I just love you cards. Actually I love all your cards. Just stunning as usual. Thanks so much for joining us at HobbyCutz

    Hugz
    Kim

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  94. Your card is gorgeous Desire and perfect for our theme to use circles. It´s years since I did any teabag folding and yours is exceptionally beautiful.
    Thank you for sharing with us at Whoopsi Daisy.
    Hugs,
    Nicola -x-

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  95. Such a fabulous card Desire. Love the sweet image, coloring, papers, colors and lovely design. Thanks for the tutorial.

    Hugs,
    Evie

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  96. Hiya, your card looks amazing! great colour choice, green is my fave colour, love the design. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments. Joey DT xx

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  97. Gorgeous! You are so good with fancy folds. THank you for the tutorial!

    Congrats to the winners!



    --Cheryl--


    PS I saw you on MIM

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  98. Fabulous card Desire! And such a great tutorial. Thanks for sharing.Hugs!

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  99. Soo u on MIM, WOW soo beautiful and the flowers super

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  100. As always, another great center step card. Love the colors and thanks for sharing the tutorial for the flowers.

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  101. Wow Desire, what a stunning creation, love the image and your fabulous coloring. Those flowers are amazing, thanks for the tutorial - really want to try them!! Thanks so much also for playing at Crafty Sentiments this week:)

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  102. A really lovely card Desire. Thanks for joining in with the MMM fancy folds challenge.
    Fliss x

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  103. Not only another fab card! but thanks for the folded flower tutorial- I have to try this- looks like flowers we make when I used to sew a lot : )

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