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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

Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Poppy's post

Good morning bloggers
Weather report Wet Wet Wet although its not as cold as it has been
l hope it's better where you are
Indooors it is and a little crafting for me
Here is a card that l made for my Grand-daughter Poppy 
Using lots of bits which amount to snippets for
Shades of one colour
Here it is 
 Side view
Items used 
Scalloped card/Pink backing card
Lots of pink Designer Paper
Embellishments and Die's
Sentiment from Designer pack (Not sure of name)
Poppy coloured with pro-marker
Challenge l'd like to enter into


  1. Hi Sandra, a perfect card displaying the shades of one colour, loving this....hugs.xx💖 [Aussie aNNie's Blog]

  2. Aww, Sandra, what a sweet card for your Granddaughter. I love that you personalized it with her name, I bet she did too..


  3. What a lovely card Sandra! I love the pinks you used (and what a lovely name Poppy has too) - and the sentiment is just perfect!


    Di xx

  4. Really lovely card Sandra and some lovely dies and papers used here. Perfect for your Grand-Daughter.
    I remember the photo of you and your first Grandchild but can't remember if it was Poppy.

    Kath x

    1. Hi Kathleen, That's Tayla she is in the main picture of me on my blog it's about time l updated the photo l have 4 grandchildren now so a sitting is needed x

  5. Lovely card both inside and out!
    Hugs Hazel x

  6. Beautiful card fab inside too, with lovely papers a perfect girly card. Hope your keeping well.
    Hugs Babs x

  7. This is just pretty in pink Sandra...love all the pretty pink papers and pretty papers! ♥ Sue Kment

  8. Very pretty card Sandra and of course I love the colour!!

  9. Such pretty colors! Love the edge design.

  10. So very sweet, love all the layers and shapes.

  11. Lovely card Sandra, great sentiment and I am sure Poppy will love it.

    Pat xx

  12. What a pretty pink confection of a snippet birthday card for sweet Poppy! She will love it, Sandra! I think that is such a precious name for a little girl!! Hugs, Darnell

  13. Gorgeous card Sandra! It's so sweet and pretty xx

  14. Beautiful Card love the colouring. Thank You for joining us at http://ilovepromarkers.blogspot.co.uk/ hugs Sharon xxx

  15. I love all the gorgeous pinkness of this card. So pretty. Hugs Mrs A.

  16. what a lovely creation, just love it
    hugs Kate xx

  17. This is a really pretty card and I am sure it was loved very much by Poppy!