Saturday, 19 March 2011


Back again with my BASIC GREY card.
Please scroll down if you'd like to see my ALLSORTS post!
Thank you for the gorgeous entries for our "Thing's with wings" challenge,
this fortnight we'd like you to
We are sponsored by Simon says stamp who are offering $25 to one lucky winner.
For some gorgeous inspiration & more details
of this fortnight's challenge please check out the blog
I have used:
 Basic grey Origins & have recycled some
corrugated cardboard & some old dictionary pages.
Also used:
Sarah Kay ~ Josephine & Kiki
Sizzix ~  Heart
Magnolia die ~ Antique lace
Tim Holtz~ Distress inks, Stickles, Crackle paint & Tattered florals die
SU ~ Twine
Button from stash
I have also sent this card to Sir Stampalot
Thanks for looking


louise said...

Just perfect Fleur you are the queen of distressing your cards always look so good.
Hugs Louise xx

Little K Smith said...

A stunning card! Love this SK image and love the colours too :)

Vicky said...

Hi hunni this is fabulous I so love the browns they are gorgeous. Love the distressed vintage feel this has.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

mustavcoffee said...

This is fabulous Fleur, great papers, colouring and.......... I love it:0) xxx

CraftyC said...

This is gorgeous Fleur. Love the distressing and a fab flower!

Kristel said...

This is absolutely beautiful Fleur! So nice to watch!!
Hugs Kristel

Liz's creative corner said...

Hi Fleur, wow hun this is gorgeous, love your image and the clever use of your recycling, hugs Liz xx

jules said...

wow gorgeous!!!!!!!!!

Lisa Jane said...

what a fabulous image Fleur ,.. i love those colours too
Lisa x

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is just stunning, love everything about it, gorgeous work hugs pops x x x

Christa said...

Hi Fleur , first I want to thank you for allways your kind comments on my blog. This card is very nice ; I love the recycle-idea. I allways like watching the cards on your blog. I haven't been commenting much lately , but I regularly pass by. Love from Holland , Christa.

D K Crafts said...

Hi Fleur. Gorgeous card. Love the warm colours and the image is great. Love these new SK images. Beautiful distressing and love how you have used the dictionary paper. Donna

Faye said...

Fleur - WOW! xxx

Vicky said...

Such a gorgeous card Fleur.... I love it hun :o)

hugs Vicky xx

craftycrafter said...

this is very beautiful love Dorothy xx

chris said...

Good evening Fleury, hope you have had a warm satuday, its been gorgeous here.
O how I love this card, its very magnificent. there's a word for you.
hugs Chris xx
looking forward to seeing what you do with the one you coloured in the other day.

Lou said...

Hi!Fleur such a pretty card,your colouring is amazing and love the flower/heart.
Hope you have had a nice day?
see you soon,big hug.Lou.xxxx

Chrissy said...

Amazingly gorgeous. I just love this card.

Loopylou. said...

hiyah fleur!!! oooh this is yummilicious hun, i love it all, just absolutely fabby. I love those aged colours you use...think i need me a fleur class!! hugs Lou xxx

Cheryl said...

oh fluer hun what a great image,and the distressing on this is just brilliant always love how you do that,adds great texture to a card,hugs cheryl xxxx

The Little Stamper said...

Amazing card - I love how you have used the brown colours!

Sharon x

coops said...

stunning card fleur.i love the fab image and gorgeous distressing and colours. :D

xx coops xx

Mary J said...

Another amazing card, Fleur!! Briliant heart!

Mrs.B said...

Gorgeous card Fleur, Love the colours and distressing with this image. Love the heart.
Avril x

Nicola J said...

This looks even more fab for real. I love the colours used, the colouring is amazing and the whole card is an inspiration
Love Nicola xxx

Julie said...

Wow Fleur - I so love your card, love the grungy vintagy feel and the image is a beaut! Super card. Hugs, Juliexx

Deborah Jane said...

Hi Fleur....WOW. love this creation. The image is beautifully coloured, love the newsprint (sorry dictionary print) flower, and the corrugated card heart.

Was good to see you today, thanks for bringing my goodies over. I'll have to make the time to use them now.

Take care.

Big hugs
Debbie xx

Jo (Boots the Monkey) said...

Beautiful card Fleur. Just love the image you have used and your lovely big heart !

See you on Saturday !


Jo x

Maria Matter said...

Hi Fleur!!
this is beautiful, love the recycled bits! very creative hun!
hugs & blessings!

xxxtglxxx said...

Beautiful distressing and colouring on this. I love the 'recycled' cardboard heart, and the stitched 'x's and tattered flower look so fab.