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Monday, 9 March 2015

Wishing you a slice of happy!

Another week begins and I wish you all a slice of happy,

As many of you know I love to play along with the challenges at Fusion but to be honest the latest one stumped me and I nearly gave up. I got caught up with the ties and red polka dot. I had been thinking about it for over a week. a Then yesterday I decided I would enlarge the photo and look closely at the patterns on the ties (not the red polka dot!). I finally had a ping moment and decided to make a card designed...now this is specific...on the right hand side of the plaid bow tie!

And here it is:


I tired to copy the pattern as close as I could and then thought this sentiment was perfect for it. I was so pleased when I came up with this idea as creating this pattern was a new thing for me, yet so easy to do by following the photo. Plus once I got the idea it came together really quickly (even though it took forever to get an idea!)

This card is going to a neighbour who celebrates his Birthday in a few weeks.

Here is Fusion's inspiration


I will also enter it into the 'masculine' challenge at Just Us Girls

Have a fun week x

9 comments:

  1. Sometimes I let a challenge go and this was one of them, but maybe I have to take a closer look too... Your card looks so fresh and sunny in those colours! Have a fun week, Gerrina

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  2. Love that fun plaid just sneaking in on the edge Sandie! Gorgeous! So glad you stuck it out and played with us at Fusion!

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  3. Love the plaid !!cool design

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  4. I think you turned up with a clever idea and nailed it!!

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  5. Clever idea Sandie
    Love that plaid you made..
    Great coloe choices..
    Hope you are well n happy there
    Hugs
    Monika

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  6. Amazing how looking at something differently can suddenly give you an idea!! Love these colours and that linen effect reminds me of concrete everytime for some reason...its awesome!

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  7. How clever to pick up on just the pattern! Looks wonderful!

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  8. How creative you are, Sandie ... what a brilliant idea ... and such a beautifully executed plaid right on the corner ... brilliant! Anita :)

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