Monday, March 17, 2014

Sister's Gift

My DT Card for Lexi's Creations    Challenge #112 'Punchers & Dies'. The challenge will run March 17th, 2014 - March 29th , 2014. 
We are sponsored this fortnight by Fairy Dust Crafts Your one stop shop for Lexi's Digi & rubber  images and a growing choice of delicious crafting goodies. 

Please join us, I'm so looking forward to seeing your creations
 and while visiting be sure to check out the work by my team mates  at Lexi's Creations, they are a very talented group!! 

I received a similar box from a dear friend several years ago and finally decided to give it a try myself, It is a gift to my  kid sister with a small gift inside. Here is the one I received!

Card details:
Stamp: Spatter pattern -All Night Media - used on the large flower petal  
Punches: Stampin' Up extra large 'Blossom Petals for the large flower; Marvy daisy flower punches (small and medium) for the smaller flowers. Note: instructions for the large flower  can be bought here at Valita's Designs & Fresh Folds.
Die Cuts: Impression Obsession  DIE022-U for the branches;  Marianne Designs Creatables 'Frame Swirl' for the flourishes ; Spellbinders Shapeabilities 'Fancy Tags' for the sentiment; Spellbinders Heartfelt Creations 'Garden Romance Die' for the  butterflies
 INK: Stampin Up  early expresso and soft suede to highlight the large flower petals
Paper: Stampin' Up's vanilla, whisper white, early espresso, soft suede,  wallpaper
Other: brown half pearls;button from stash (for the knob); 'dazzler' for large flower center

1. 613 Avenue Create: #63 Anything Goes with optional twist use 2D or 3d flowers
2. Amusing Challenge- Fancy Folds
3. Scribble and Scrap Blog: #14 Always Anything Goes
4.That Craft Place: New Challenge - Flowers and/or Mother's Day
5. Bearly Mine: March Challenge - One for the Girls
6. Crafts and Me March Challenge: #146 Anything Goes
7.Emergency Crafters: Flowers
8. Natalie and Amy: Flowers
9. A Gem of a Challenge: #115 Mother's Day/Female Friend/ Special Lady( this was made for my sister)  


  1. Very gorgeous card topper for your beautiful box Glenda.I loved your other box too.
    Sue x

  2. This is gorgeous Glenda, such a beautiful design. I love the flowers and the colour scheme look fabulous.
    hugs Sue xx

  3. Oh Glenda that's gorgeous & that flower is fab!
    hugs Jo x

  4. Wow Gkenda this is fab what a work of art, love that flower too! Susan xx

  5. How wonderful Glenda. And how lucky your sister is to be receiving such a great gift. I love this box and wow that flower on the card is awesome...I love the one you received as well. Hugs, joann

  6. Stunning, Glenda! A magnificent art work.

  7. gorgeous box and easel card love the colours and B.paper and gorgeous flower -love the one you received too
    carol x

  8. Lovely Card. Thank you for taking Part in the Scribble & Scrap Challenge. Have fun and Keeeeeeeep Crafting Katie DT xx

  9. Hi Glenda just popping back to say-thanks for joining us at 613 Avenue Create
    Carol DT x

  10. Fabulous box Glenda and what a wonderful gift. Carol x

  11. Oh Wow! this is gorgeous Glenda… what a beautiful design… I love the papers and embellies… the flowers are absolutely stunning… it has a lovely Oriental feel to it!
    I love the box you received too... what a fab design with the twisted easel on top of the drawer... you are both so clever!! we have a box challenge this week at MAWTT... closing at 8pm tonight. Wed 19th.
    Hope you have a nice day!
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

  12. Stunning work! Love the drawer and the beautiful embellishments. What a gorgeous accessory for all to see.

  13. Oh my, this is really impressive! What a wonderful card/drawer.

  14. Oh wow Glenda, this is a gorgeous little project. Just adore the earthy tones and that flower is scrumptious. A great gift idea too.
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  15. This is absolutely amazing! love every single aspect of it. Especially the elegance of these colours!

  16. Super creation, gorgeous take on the chall theme.

    Thanks for sharing with us at A Gem of a chall

    smiles Christine x

  17. How beautiful and what a lovely gift for your sister. I love the colours you've used, very rich and almost chocolate-y.

    Thanks for taking part in Natalie and Amy's challenge this month - good luck!

    Emma x

  18. What a fabulous gift for your Sister! Thanks for joining my challenge at A Gem of Challenge. Hugs Lisa xxx

  19. Fabulous Glenda your sister will love it!Thanks for joining us at Bearlymine this time