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Welcome to Sandra's Blog my escape is card making l took it up in 2007 after l retired from the Civil Service l am recently Widowed have 3 children all grown up and flown the nest Four grand children Tayla, Nathan, Poppy and Mila they keep me on my toes l adore then but it's always nice when they go home....lol l like making my own cards and enjoy the challenges it provides Sandra H xxx

Saturday, 11 May 2013

Pretty on the inside too!

Hello and welcome to you all
Another day and another new week for me as Gdt for
l so enjoyed my 1st week and l hope you did too
The theme is to
show us the inside of your card make sure your inside is as pretty as the Outside
Here is what l came up with using Create and Craft A4 card stock
l used the check side of the card for the inside
Dressed with Lilac papers 
Dies used Cookie cutters Nesting circles, Die-Namics, Marianne Doily, Crafts- too & Gems
Sentiment Pink Peticoat Flexmarker
Front card used all of the Dies above and Magnolia Doohickey die
This Decoupage image l bought some time back from Here and hadn't done anything with it Its such a lovely image as you can see the image is layered with 3D Sticky pads wasn't too Good cutting round the flower basket but did My best!!
Flowers, Gems Lace & Purple card was also used to complete the finished card
l would like to add the link to Susan Donahie who made this beautiful Decoupage Here
Thank you for joining me l'm so looking forward to seeing your creations and don't forget to check out my fellow Dgt's creations
Thank you for your time enjoy your day 
Sandra H 
Challenges to follow


  1. Lovely card Sandra. Love the papers and image. Callyx

  2. A beautiful card and I love the soft colors!

  3. sandra this is so beautiful, amazing colors and details

  4. This is beautiful,love the gorgeous image and layout.xxx

  5. Oh my word this is one darling card inside and out Sandra. Just beautiful.

  6. Hi Sandra, this is such a pretty card and I love the gorgeous colour.
    Hugs Debbie x

  7. This is beautiful inside and out Sandra, love the pretty decoupage image and the gorgeous colours. Hope you're enjoying your weekend. Carol x

  8. Sandra, this is stunning! I llove the design. Those corners are great and all the embellishments complete the card beautifully. Love, love, love it! Hugs! xx

  9. Wow Sandra this is a fabulous card, inside and out, love the gingham and the fabulous image.

    Kath x

  10. Perfect inside and out. A lovely card and the embellishments you have used are all gorgeous just on their own but put together they make this card outstanding. Hugs Mrs A.

  11. Absolutely stunning, I love the image and those soft purple tones and the inside looks almost as beautiful as they outside, love it, hope you are having a lovely weekend
    Lindsay xx

  12. Oh WOW!
    Better step up the inside of my cards!

  13. Oh Wow...that is a lot of work there girlie! Wonderful insides and outsides!!!

  14. What a beautiful card Sandra, I'm useless at decoupage but I really can appreciate all the hard work that goes into making these cards.
    Hope you have a lovely Sunday, hugs Teresa xx

  15. Beautiful card hun, love the lilac & the decoupage is fab!
    Have a fab Sunday
    hugs shell xx

  16. Wow Sandra, I really love this, it's so beautiful. I don't usually like decoupage, but seeing yours you made such a stunning card and love how you decorated the inside too :) Wishing you a lovely Sunday xxx

  17. HI sweet pea, this is absolutely gorgeous, perfection, huggles Pops x x x

  18. Oh wow, this is just so beautiful and I love the soft colouring and of course the inside is just so perfect.
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  19. I adore your card Sandra ! The layout and image are so lovely ! I love the lace and the beautiful embellies too ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  20. so beautiful Sandra.gorgeous pretty image and I love your design and lilac colours :D

    xx coops xx

  21. Sandra, this is spectacular! The design is lovely, both inside and out. The papers and trims and embellishments are stunning and I cannot get over how amazing that image is. (You cut it out beautifully!) The star-centered flowers are so sweet, too. Wonderful as always, Sandra!

    Hugs and blessings!

  22. Pretty card with a super inside, just right for our challenge this week.

    Pat xx

  23. Fabulous, inside and out. The layers and decoupage image are adorable, and you have finished the inside off beautifully, Sandra. Have fun with your Granddaughter...........


  24. Wow Sandra, this is just gorgeous inside and outside!

    Bev x