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Sunday, December 22, 2013

Believe The Majic - 613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes

Hi, Crafty Peeps!
Happy Holidays!  
Over at 613 Avenue Create, we know most of you are very busy during this season, so we are having a straight Anything Goes Challenge this week.  We will be back with an Optional Twist next week.  Remember there is still time to enter our contest to win some fabulous prizes.  Click HERE to sign up for our amazing 500 Followers Give-A-Way.

 If you watched my "Crafty Birthday Haul" video, you know that my wonderful DH gave me tons and tons of dies.  Among them were two of the Spellbinder's Curved Edge Dies. I used "Curved Borders Two" to create this card

To keep the card closed, I attached a small magnet behind a small belly band that wraps around the card.  On the end of the band is another small magnet.  Sorry, I didn't think to take a picture of the back. It looks really nice.   I've seen a trend towards decorating the back of cards, but I'm not ready to take that step..too much for me.
 While playing around with this, I came up with some other interesting combinations that I plan to use on future projects.  I almost left off the butterfly cut apart for a cleaner CAS look, but I felt that I needed just a little more color.
Our challenge this week is sponsored by Rick St. Dennis.  
I usually use Rick's Images on the Outside, but this felt right and I really like it!

THE BACK STORY
Image: "Queen of Shemekah" by Rick St. Dennis
Card Stock:  Neenah "Red Pepper" #80 Linen
Designer Paper: Prima "Alla - Prima" Collection 6"x6"
Die: Spellbinders' "Curved Border Two"
Butterfly Cut A-Part:  Graphic 45 - "Olde Curiosity Shoppe"
Sentiment:  Unity Stamp Company "The Time Is Now" Stamp Set
Misc.: Prima Flower, Momenta Rich Cocoa Dye Ink, TH Vintage Photo DI, Copics

23 comments:

  1. What a great card Chana ... I saw your haul video and was most impressed you lucky gal you ... and I see you are making wonderful use of your goodies!
    TFS - Cara
    Creativechaosbycara.blogspot.com

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  2. What a pretty layout! Thanks for joining in at JUGS!

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  3. Wow absolutely beautiful as always thanks for sharing!!!

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  4. gorgeous card and fantastic shape Chana.

    gr karin

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  5. Very pretty! I love the curves of your card. Makes for a very interesting card! Thanks for playing with Jusy Us Girls!

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  6. Beautiful layout and papers....love those curvy dies. Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls!

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  7. Lovely card Chana. I really like the curved die you have used.

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  8. Really like the shapes you created here Chana! The punched matching shapes are cool. The distressed edges on the butterfly element is a really nice detail considering the preciseness of the other edges. Looks like you had fun with this one!
    ~ginny
    RubberMAD

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  9. Stunningly beautiful hun - ty for playing along at Crafting from the Heart x

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  10. Beautiful card. Those fancy edges are fabulous
    Merry Christmas and thanks for playing along with That Craft Place
    Anne x

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  11. Such a wonderful creation with great attention to detail. Love the colours and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. I saw this on MIM and just had to pop over to have a closer look. Wishing you and your loved ones a blessed Christmas.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  12. What a elaborate card both in and out! Beautiful! Thanks for joining us over at JUGS~

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  13. Very clever card, like all the curves! Thanks for playing along with us at JUGS!

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  14. Lovely card! Those curves edges add so much movement and flow to your card! Thanks for joining us at JUGS!

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  15. A stunning card with unusual but interesting design .Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

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  16. Such a great layout, especially love those curved borders, you must have been delighted!

    Thanks for joining the Crafting From The Heart Challenge, hope to see you again soon.

    Victoria DT

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  17. Beautiful design..Thanks for joining us at That Craft Place Anything Goes challenge..Hugz Gayle xx

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  18. So pretty one of my favourite cards for this year love it x Thank you for joining us at Crafting from the hearts third challenge good luck best wishes from Sharon DT member see you next time xxx

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  19. This is a beautiful card. Love the design & colours x

    I do hope you had a fab Christmas & that 2014 brings you everything you wish for x

    hugs sally x
    sallysbitz2.blogspot.co.uk

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  20. This is lovely, Chana...really elegant.

    Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.
    xx

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  21. love the die-cutting design,this is so refreshing, goodluck in our challenge over on artistic inspirations x

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  22. Wow wow an absolutely gorgeous card, I love the curved design and the image inside is awesome. Thank you for joining us at That Craft Place Challenge Blog :-) Kezzy xxx

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Thanks for stopping by! I appreciate your comments, they keep me motivated!
Hugz, Chana