Friday, 28 August 2015

Auntie's Cupcke

My friend Carol has introduced me to Erika's blog where she has a link up on Friday.

You post your card which is an oldie which has previously been posted so I thought it might be fun to join in.

I only began blogging in February of this year and am having so much fun meeting everyone.

This is the very first card I posted.  I had nobody visiting my blog for weeks so I thought this must be the card I showed today on Erika's blog.

The stamp is red rubber unmounted but I don't know what it is I bought it second hand.

The paper is some that has been in my stash for ages and I put it through my Cuttlebug in an embossing folder.  I paper pieced the frilly cover and ribbon and added glossy accents to the cherry.

13 comments:

  1. Hi Barb
    I love your gorgeous cupcake card - it looks good enough to eat!!!
    Fab idea to emboss the patterned background paper rather than plain card - great effect.
    Eve xx

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  2. What a pretty card! I love the paper piecing and pretty design! Yes please, pass the cupcakes :)

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  3. Hi Barb, and welcome, thank you for joining us in sharing an oldie this Friday.
    I love your card, that cupcake looks good enough to eat! Great cherry on the top and the plaid cake cover looks fab. I am a bit of a fan of all things plaid or gingham!
    A super LO too.
    Have a super crafty weekend, hugs Erika. x

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  4. What a wonderful cupcake, Barb! Glad you got another chance to post it!

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  5. A really lovely card, Barb. The paper piecing looks great and I like how you've embossed the patterned paper. xx

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  6. Great card, Barb.Love all the layers and good idea to paper piece the frilly cupcake cover. ta ta for now, Kathy

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  7. A very cute card! I'm a new follower so this is the first time I've seen it! The cupcake wrapper looks amazing!

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  8. Boy does that look yummy! Great job of paper piecing--lovely card!

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  9. Gorgeous card Barb-gorgeous cake,the cherry on the top looks fabulous!
    Have a lovely long weekend :)
    Nessa xxx

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  10. Lovely card Barb. It takes a while for people to come visiting when you start blogging . . . but we've found you now! xxx

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  11. Lovely colors and design Barb.

    Hugs diane

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  12. Brilliant card Barb....yummy image and great colours....and pretty papers...Joolsx

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