Thursday, March 12, 2015


Hello Friends!!
It's my turn today at the Dies R Us blog.
I think I am in the "can't wait for Spring" mode,
as I have been creating lots of flowers lately using
dies from the wonderful selection in the Dies R Us store!

Today I created my flowers using a very favorite flower die
This is such an easy flower to create, 
but looks like you spent hours on it!

I added a leaf cluster to each flower using the leaf die included with
I sponged TH Distress Spun Sugar on my flowers.

The delicate, lace background die is
I love how dainty and pretty this die is.
I know you have seen lots of hearts lately,
but I use them year round.
Hearts make a good start for a wedding, anniversary, thinking of you,
or just about any occasion card.
Take a peek in the Dies R Us store, as the selection is amazing!
You WILL see me using lots of hearts here!

The background paper is from Joy! Crafts called Romance,
fitting name for this card don't you think?

The sentiment is a Flourish set called "Sweet Nature".

To complete my card, I added a 

Don't forget to visit the Dies R Us challenge blog and enter YOUR
creation for a chance to win a gift voucher to the Dies R Us store.
Plus, you can see all the beautiful inspiration the Design Team has to
inspire YOU!!

Entering the following challenges:
Scrapyland .... #13 ATG
Fresh Brewed Designs .... Flowers
Mod Squad .... Flowers
Word Art Wednesday .... Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnut's .... Patterned Paper
In The Pink .... For A Special Lady


Lisa said...

This is absolutely gorgeous, Diane!! The flowers are amazing!! I'm going to check out that die!! I love the pretty paper and the sweet sentiment!! Stunning card my friend!! I love, love it!! Have a great day :)

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Ros Crawford said...

So soft and pretty and I would never have known those flowers were handmade!

Lori Kobular said...

Wow! Such a sweet and lovely card! I love the flowers you created and the dies that you used! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge #13!

Joyce Erb said...

Gorgeous card, love the die. Thank you so much for participating this week at the Mod Squad Challenge

Darlene said...

This card is just gorgeous! LOVE the soft color and your flowers are just beautiful! Well done my friend!

Unknown said...

Thank you so much for entering our AG family friendly challenge this week. Remember, you can enter up to five times. We enjoy seeing your creations.

Leslie Miller said...

Those are some mighty pretty flowers you created there, Diane! It's amazing to think they're handmade and easy, 'cause they sure don't look it. To top it all off you've added that beautiful filigree bow which I just love. Everything about this is so feminine and lovely!

Patricia Chalas said...

your card is adorable... so lovely and delicate and the dies used are just perfect!
thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge!

Donna Ellis said...

Beautiful card, Diane! I especially LOVE what you have done with the gardenias! Thanks for sharing your pretty project in the Scrapy Land Challenge! hugs and blessings, de {Creative Smiles}

Desire Fourie said...

Diane this is so perfect for our ‘FLOWERS’ theme. Just love the colours and design. Thanks for sharing your talent with us and good luck.
{Fresh Brewed Designs DT Member}
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Dreaming of Vintage said...

Beautiful card!

Debs said...

Gorgeous card - beautiful die cut and the flowers are fabulous.
Thanks for playing along at In The Pink this time.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Hazel said...

Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper March challenge with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon x