Tuesday 13 November 2012


Hi all
Here is a card i have made using the stunning first edition noir chic paper pad...it is just beautiful and features birdcages,flowers ,embossed ,glittered double sided papers.
I used the x cut birdcage die and a birdie punch from SU ,the ribbon and gens are from meiflower crafts and the flower is from wild orchid...the matted shapes are x cut labels dies too....i guess you could use this card for loads of occasions ...wedding,engagement,valentine,thank you...anything depending on the colours you choose,the flourish swirl is a die  by memory box

challenges entered
Corrosive Challenges  flutter by  [wings]
Dream Valley Challenges  anything goes
Catch The Bug things withn tails
Inspire Me FridaysAlways Anything Goes
Paper Crafting Journey  anything goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty  lots of layers
Ruby's Rainbow  birds

Anything Goes Challenge  anything goes
Papertake Weekly  anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door anything goes
Pretty Little Ribbon  die cuts
Challenges 4 Everybody  anything goes
One Stitch At A Time anything goes
Scrapper`s Delights Paper Crafts  anything goes
Unstampabelles  monochrome


  1. Gorgeous! Love the die cuts, paper and colour combo. Thank you for sharing with us at One Stitch at a Time. Hugs, Jill x

  2. Beautiful design, love it

    Hugs Kelly

  3. a masterpiece of a card! awesome!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  4. This is beautiful! Love the monochrome.

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

  5. What a fab stylish and elegant card. I love the bird cage and the birds. Very good design. Thank you for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody for the Anything goes challenge. Good luck and hope to see you at our next one. Hugs

    Sharon - DT of Challenges 4 everybody xxx

  6. This is lovely! Great dimension and they are gorgeous papers. Hugs, Lesley

  7. Love the black and white.. and the pearls.. those birds are so cute!!! Thanks for playing with us at One Stitch At A Time!! Good Luck!! I hope we see you again next week!!!

    - Susan, DT @ OSAAT

  8. Tracey great to see your name in the entries of Unstampabelles. This is a lovely card.....the bird cage is so pretty.

  9. Absolutely stunning Tracey. Love the dimension with the birdie in the cage you have achieved.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  10. your card is wonderful, why do not enter the craft room challenge which theme is punches or dies-cuts?

  11. What a stunning card. So lovely design. I like your colors choice and that image is so cute. Also love the CAS style design like Plastic card which make the card POP. Thanks for sharing.

  12. Tracey, this is SO cool! I love how absolutely perfectly your birdcage and papers go together! Such a pretty bow and flower. Thanks for joining us at the Corrosive Challenge! (it was great having you as guest designer last month too).

  13. Beautiful card! Thanks for participating in our PENNY'S PAPER CRAFTY challenge!!

  14. Oh this is just beautiful! Thank you for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Dream Valley :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

  15. Pretty! Thanks for joining us at UnstampaBelles.

  16. fabulous, thanks for playing with Bugaboo! JOY DT

  17. Love the cage and the black and white theme. Thanks for joining in the fun at Unstampabelles Mono challenge.

  18. What a pretty monochromatic card! Thanks for entering the "Things with tails" challenge at Catch the Bug. We at Bugaboo Stamps are looking forward to your entry for the next challenge.
    luv'n huggz
    Jen Leeflang

  19. Simple and elegant,shades and embellishment are handled perfectly..will you guide me in designing Plastic cards ?

  20. WOAHHH..love this!! The black and white is incredibly striking!

  21. So beautiful! I really like the dimension in the birdcage. The bidies look so cute too. Very classy in the black and white. Thanks for sharing at Unstampabelles.

  22. It`s beautiful, love the monochromatic look, and the 3 dimensional effect on the birdcage.

    Thank you for entering our challenge over at OSAAT
    Good luck in the draw! – Hope to see you again next week!

    Eva`s Scraproom
    DT Member at OSAAT Challenge blog

  23. Absolutely stunning! I love all the details! Thanks for joining us at TTCRD!

  24. Gorgeous - love all the layers and texture! Thanks you for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Dream Valley. Susie x

  25. Gorgeous. I love the papers.
    Thank you for joining us at Dream Valley.
    Sarah-Jane xx


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