Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Get Funky Challenge - Polkadots and Flowers

It's time for a brand new challenge at Get Funky! I am the hostess this month and the theme I have chosen is:


Polkadots and Flowers

Nice and easy! The main rule that we have is that you MUST use a Funky Hand product in your creation and there is always a freebie to help you on your way for the month.

I've used the fab Rainbow Polkadots download for my handbag card - the template I've used is actually a blank bag and I've simply drawn around it! The handbag actually folds flat for posting which is handy!


I've added a faux stitch around the edges in a black fineliner pen and added a Queen and Co faster with a pearl centred brad to hold it all together.

The flowers are made from a type of angel hair paper and tissue paper all layered and in reducing sizes - I used my Spellbinder scallop circle die to cut them out and again added a pearl centred brad to hold it all together.

Good luck with the challenge - for more details please go to the challenge blog!

I'd like to enter the following challenges:

2 Sisters:  Make It Girlie
CES Challenges:  Anything Goes
Crafty Mess:  Pink and Cute
Card Makin' Mama's:  Flowers
Charisma Cardz:  Pink and Girlie
Do You Stack Up:  Use a Flower

  • Template: A diecut blank from my stash
  • Papers: Funky Hand - Rainbow Polkadots download
  • Dies: Spellbinder Scallop Circles
  • Everything else: My stash

11 comments:

  1. oooh thats gorgeous Ruth and those flowers are so pretty.
    huge hugs Lou xxx

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  2. What a beautiful shaped card!
    Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week!

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  3. An other project ?! What a creativity ! Magnificent handbag, I want the same !!!

    Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week !

    Hugs from France.
    Catherine.

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  4. Very cute thank you for joining the Craftymess challenge x

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  5. Thank you so much for entering the Craftymess challenge http://craftymesschallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk

    Simply stunning. Love the foe stitching and the flowers are lovely.
    Well Done and I look forward to seeing more of your entries over at craftymess
    Lisa xxxx

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  6. I'm loving this little bag and those flowers are just gorgeous.

    Sandie@Craftymess Challenge Blog :D

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  7. Really like those flowers...gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week...hope you'll join us again soon!

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  8. Great card, love your flowers!! Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week. Hugs, Joan

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  9. Great take on the Pink and Cute Challenge. Love it!

    Thanks for taking part in the Craftymessers challenge with us.

    Ax

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  10. Wonderful creation as always Ruth.
    Anice xx

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