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Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Oriental Beauty

Hello Crafters!
                       Today I want to show you my card on the theme " The Silk Road " which means all things oriental at For this theme I chose one of my favorite image "Smelling the cherry blossoms" from Fred She Said. She was such a joy to colour.
 I coloured the image with my promarkers. She's been paired up with this gorgeous JAGS beautiful Flowers PP that has lots of blossoms on it. Here is the close up look:

 I created a Fence Gate panel at the bottom of the card to give the special dimension. I added a beautiful butterfly, some rose flowers, pink blossoms ,pollens, a crochet flower, some gems and some double coloured sparkling flowers.
To give it a more oriental look I added a Japanese fan and a soft pink coloured silk ribbon to it.
Look at the inside view:
 The sentiment is from Stampin'up -You're lovely set( which I won from crafting with Dragonflies). I heat embossed the sentiment using WOW sparkling snow glitter powder.
 I think the fence is a beautiful treat to my card to make it elegant.
Well, that was my bit of fun today!!!

The other supplies I used are:
Raspberry pink, ivory white and black CS
Memory Box Tessatina Border
Spellbinder Nestabilities majestic Elements
Bo Bunny Bold &Bright Dots PP

I would like to enter my card into following challenges: she is enjoying the sweet smell of cherry blossoms and roses at summer) colours-pink and black) color combo is pink and black)


  1. Wonderful card, love all the pretty details. Thank you for joining us at Divas by Design this week.
    Sarah-Jane x

  2. Hi Vinita, Thanky ou for being the first entry for the current challengeand what a show stopper it is. I love the oriental theme and all those gorgeous summery flowers along with the butterfly. The gate at the bottom front really does finish the card off beautifully. hugs Mrs A. (butterfly challenge).

  3. Hi Vinita,
    I have tried to join your blog, but it won't let me, it says to try later so I will pop back later.
    What a really fab and summery butterfly challenge card. Great designing too.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  4. Wow, love that french gate you added! Such a wonderful card, and so detailed! Beautiful flowers! Thanks for sharing it with us at Delightful Challenges' "Add Ribbon"! :)

  5. Very pretty creation Vinita! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘DIES and/or PUNCHES’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  6. So Pretty Vinita! I love all the details. Lots to look at. Thanks for sharing this with us at Mrs. A's Butterfly Challenge! (Hugs) Cara

  7. Hi Vinita!! A GORGEOUS card...thank you for sharing with us at Fussy and Fancy "Words" challenge!!

  8. lovely creation, thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons
    hugs Anke

  9. This is brilliant! Love the way you can open this card! Super cute image too. Perfect flower cluster.

    Thank you for sharing your talent with us at Delightful Challenges this week. Good luck!

  10. How cute - amazing embellishments! Thanks so much for playing with us at STAMPlorations. I hope to see you there next time, too! Hugs, Cornelia DT

  11. This is fab thankyou for sharing with us over at Crafty Ribbons this time.
    Eclectic Ellapu - Owner
    Altered Eclectics - Owner
    Handcrafted by Ellapu
    DT Crafty Ribbons

  12. Stunning card love the layout, beautiful. Thanks so much for joining us over at Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Challenge, good luck and hope to see you again.
    ~ Denise DT ~
    Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Challenge
    {Denise's Patch of Creativity}

  13. Wow! Very interesting! Thank you for joining us at Love To Scrap! Xx Martha DT

  14. .such a beautiful card..amazing details...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  15. Such a wonderful creation with great attention to detail. Love the colours and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. It is perfect for our eleventh ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Art by Miran Showcase DT Member}
    {Would love you to visit my blog and join my 900 Follower Give-Away. Thank you so much, if you have already entered, and good luck.}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  16. fab card, love the design
    thanks for playing with us at fussy and fancy

  17. This is so pretty, lots of lovely embellishments too...
    Thanks for sharing with us at Craftycatz this week.x

  18. This is just gorgeous, love the colours & the added details

    Thank you for sharing with us at Natalie & Amy's this month & Inky Impressions this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  19. You have made such a lovely card! Thank you for joining us at Fairytale Challenge! xx Bianca

  20. thank you so much for joining us at sister act this week and good luck
    hugs Tonnie DT

  21. Beautiful. Thanks for joining the Graph'It marker challenge - hot colours. Good luck.

  22. So pretty! Great trim and pieces! Thanks for joining us over at Docerela Creations! DT Member Carri~Abusybee

  23. How cute! I love the bunch of flowers. Thanks for joining us at STAMPlorations!

  24. What a fabulous oriental picture, that fan is gorgeous with the sweet image. With my DT hat on thanks for playing at LC

  25. Oh my goodness!! thaaaaaat is a LOT of work!!! sso much detailing! love!
    ~Lia Stampz DT

  26. This is so beautiful. Love that fan. Thank you for joining us at Quirky Crafts Challenges.
    Monica Dt

  27. Great card! So glad you joined our Ribbon challenge at Cupcake Inspirations!
    Hugs, Debbie!

  28. Lovely card Vinita! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at Lia Stampz!

  29. A beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy. Louise x

  30. A beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations. Louise x

  31. Such a beautiful creation. Especially loved the fan and the cute japanese doll!
    Dr Sonia
    Cards Crafts Kids Projects

  32. Really pretty card! Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge.
    Mandy x (PPCC DT)

  33. Fabulous card! so original! thanks for playing with Crafty Sentiments Challenge this week. Good luck! xx

  34. very nice card thanks so much for sharing with us over at the paper nest dolls dt beverly

  35. Fabulous card Vinita!!! So happy you joined our Material Girl challenge at Top Tip Tuesday.

  36. This is lovely..Thank you for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty .And good luck.

    Caz x PPC DT

  37. Love this FSS image! I need to pull this out and play with it too!! LOL Thanks for playing with us this week at Whoopsi Daisy’s 2 or more dies Challenge! This is beautiful! Hope to see your work in our next challenge!
    Karen C

  38. A lovely card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "Anything Goes” challenge & good luck in the draw…
    Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

  39. So bright and cheery, Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

  40. Absolutely beautiful, lovely design, thank you for joining us at I♥ProMarkers this week
    Ruth x

  41. This is gorgeous,I love the hot colours Thanks for playing along with us at Graph'It colour challenge, good luck,
    Kevin xx

  42. So sweet! What fun layers! Thanks so much for joining us at My Craft Spot!

  43. Awwww, this is darling, Vinita! Love the summery colors and the beachy scene. The birds are so cute! Thanks so much for visiting my blog and leaving your sweet comments!

  44. What a cute card! I love the fan. Thanks for playing along with Inky Impressions Challenge! Looking forward to seeing your creations at our next challenge. ♥ Jamie at CraftyGirl21