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Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Use a Dragonfly - Anything but a card - Crafting with Dragonflies

Hi all,

It's that time again... a new challenge at Crafting with Dragonflies and this one is twofold... First of all, we'd love for you to make something that's not a card, and second, we'd love to see a dragonfly on your creation!

I decided to have a play with a little chest of drawers. (I really mean little, it's a 10cm, or thereabouts, cube!

I used LOTV paper, gorgeous purple paint and some shimmery dragonfly die-cuts.


I also raided my WOC flowers and Hobby House gem swirls, and even managed to find a teeny dragonfly charm in my stash...


And a close-up of the dragonfly. I opted for purple with a lovely shimmery paper underneath:



Your turn. Make, alter or otherwise create something to share with us, and don't forget the dragonfly! If you're stuck for ideas, my fellow Dragonflies have some gorgeous creations waiting for you!

I'd very much like to enter this into the current Party Time Tuesdays "Anything goes" challenge. (PTT187)

Have a fab day!

Sammy-x

15 comments:

Sarah said...

What a wonderful little trinket box Sammy, the dragonfly charm was a really lucky find!! xx

Christine L said...

This is fabulous Sammy... I love how you've decorated the drawers... the flowers are beautiful... and the dragonfly - the perfect finishing touch!

Hugs
Christine x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

So gorgeous, great chest of drawers and beautifully decorated

Sue said...

What a gorgeous box Sammy! its beautiful huggles Sue xxx

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous chest of drawers Sammy, I love your papers and pretty flowers.
Pauline
x

Jacee said...

What a fabulous project, so cute, love it.
hugs Jacee
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Carol said...

Cute little chest love how you have decorated it :)

Darnell J Knauss said...

Sammy, this is so sweet! I'm a sucker for little tiny tables and little boxes with drawers, so this really lit up my face, especially since I love dragonflies, too!! Hugs, Darnell

Bonnie said...

Gorgeous project! Thanks so much for participating in our Party Time Tuesday Anything Goes Challenge.

Elina P. said...

Beautiful project!! Thanks for playing along with us at the Party Time Tuesdays Anything Goes Challenge! ! :)

Elise said...

Wowwwwww Sammy! this is GOR-GEOUS!!!!! You did such an incredible job! And these are one of my fave papers from lotv .. so soft and beautiful!!!

Big Hugs,
Elise

Jane Savage said...

Love your gorgeous dinky box, Sammy! Lush paper in my fave colour and a scrummy flower cluster! Would look wonderful on my desk!!
Have a lovely weekend! xx

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

Fabulous project.

Warm hugs
Maarit

Dana S. said...

Adorable! Thanks for playing along at this weeks Party Time Tuesday Challenge.

Kat W said...

You have packed so much gorgeous detail into this teeny box and it's just stunning!
Wow, can't stop checking out all the pretty things on here!

Big hugs, Kat xx