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London, Battersea, United Kingdom
I have been blogging since 2010. I have been married for 31 years and have three children,I have been blessed with Four Gorgeous Grandchildren. I love making my own cards, but dabble in cake making & crochet too. I enjoy going to Alexander Palace twice a year with my mum. I live in Battersea and have grown up here, although me and hubby's dream is to one day live in Spain.....

Sunday, 30 March 2014

Mother's Day Card

Hello there & thanks for stopping by my blog today. 
I hope you like what you see & become a follower, I will of course pop on over to you too.

Today I am sharing a Mother's Day card that I made especially for my Mum, it's a pop up box card from Craft Work Cards. I purchased the plain set the other week off of Create & Craft & Mother's Day was a perfect opportunity to play with it. 
These cards are fun to do & very satisfying. 

I have taken several pics of different angles for you to see.

Straight on view of box card

Looking down onto the card 

Side view 

Another Side view 

Another angle 

What I Used:-

Craft Work Cards pop up box templates. You can buy yours HERE.

Ribbon I purchased on a reel from Ebay, very cheap. Buy yours HERE.

Paper:- V&A 8"x8" Hanoverian linen paper pack. I have had this for ages!!

Pearls:- Meiflower.

Flowers:- I purchased these ages ago from the pound shop. They came in large packs in three different colour waves - pinks - purples & white/cream.

Gems in centre of flowers also from Meiflower.

Sentiments off of the web.

Promarkers used to colour edges of sentiment.

Spellbinders Nestabilities 'Blossom Five' then embossed with Docrafts embossing folder 'Victorian Fleur'.


Gail said...

Oh WOW! That's amazing!
You did a really good job!

Wendy said...

This is gorgeous, love the pretty flowers and paper...bet your Mum loved this.
Wendy xx

Crafts-by-Alison.blogspot.com said...

Beautiful pop up card. Love Alison xx

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the papers you used and fab details.xxx

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is gorgeous Sally and I know your Mum must have loved it too.


Lynette said...

This is a work of art Well done Sally.

Wendy L said...

Gorgeous Mothers Day creation, xxxx

Gertrude said...

Sally, ich bin ganz begeistert von dieser Arbeit, ich trau mich nicht das zu machen, habe aber auch keine Vorlage dazu,
glg und danke für den Kommentar

Asha said...

Absolutely stunning! Bet your Mum LOVED it.
xxx Asha

cotnob said...

This is gorgeous Sally, such pretty papers and lots of lovely flowers.
I'm sure your Mum will treasure it.
P.S. I have candy on my blog if you would like to take a look.

aussie aNNie said...

GORGEOUS, LOVE these boxes and they are so easy to make.xxxxx

Inkyfingers said...

What a gorgeous card Sally and your Mum is sure to have it a keepsake. It will look lovely all year round.
Carol x

Lynn McAuley said...

Awesome work with this fabulous explosion box filled with beautiful spring blossoms! What a amazing work, Sally!

Desire Fourie said...

Oh wow this is a stunning little project and so cheerful and perfect for any loving Mom.
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Maarit at Violets Corner said...

It's simply gorgeous Sally, something to treasure, I'm sure you're Mum loves it.

Warm hugs

MagsB said...

Wow, this is completely gorgeous! I love how the flowers are almost spilling out of the box, they are fabulous!

love Mags B x

crafty-stamper said...

gorgeous card in a box -love all the flowers,pretty papers and lovely sentiments
carol x

♥Gemma♥ said...

This is gorgeous hunni!!
hugs and xxx

Donna said...

Wow Sally, love this pretty card, such a clever design and beautifully decorated too! I betyour Mum loved receiving this on Mother's Day! Enjoy the rest of your holidays :) Donna ♥ x

Dortesjs said...

aww this is gorgeous to..love it