Friday, July 25, 2008

Golden oldies......

Welome daring Friday fellow darers ! Thank you so much for all your contributions to both Rhi's journal dare and this weeks Little extra, 'I do - with a twist'.

We really enjoyed seeing what you all thought up for the dares, thank you so much for joining in.

NOW ! - on to this weeks dare - we have a team dare this week, and we were thinking.....with so many new things /latest papers/ trendy stuff constantly coming on the market, we thought it would be nice to have a look back, and dig out some of our 'old' papers and embellishments and make a card with our 'preloved' treasures. I think the tendency these days is to get on the 'latest must have' band wagon, sometimes, its nice to recognise what we already have- even if it isn't the 'latest' embellishment/paper.

Here's a few lovely designs from our design team- a little trip down memory lane........of the card making world !

Don't forget to leave us a link to your card, so we can pop along and have a look at
your wonderful creations !

Thanks to all who take part in our weekly dares, we do appreciate all your hard work and thank you for your support. :)

Rhi Mel






Christine (All She Crafts) said...

Excellent challenge!! Great DT cards, too!

Pushed for time this morning, so just a quickie HERE

Cora said...
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Cora said...

Here is one by me.

Unknown said...

I soooooo enjoyed this one ladies and have truly rediscovered some gorgeous papers! My card is here. LOL Lynn x

Louly said...

What a great idea! I love all the examples. Mine's on my blog.

~Emma~ said...

The DT cards are stunning! This is my first go at one of your challenges so I just hope its what you required!
Hugs Emma.x

Gail Is This Mutton? said...

I loved this challenge - great to use old faves!
My card is here:

a portland granny said...
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a portland granny said...

I liked this challenge! I finished one this morning.

When you get to my page, click on the
Sassafras and Gingerbread page
and you will see it.

Thanks so much for letting me play!


Adele said...

Great challenge...and great examples thank you. I have used up some scraps of what I think was some Cherry Arte papers I had from a DT kit back in 2006..but I can only show a sneky peak for now!

Here is my peak.

love Dingle.x

Karen said...

I have had a go at this too!!! Nothing too exciting as I guess my cards weren't then hahahaha!!! It can be found on my blog:

Nick said...

What a great challenge-thank you!
I made two-

Bev said...

Loved doing this one and am keeping my oldies out to use more often! Here's my card

Unknown said...

my paper weaving tilda card for this challenge is on my blog now :)

Rosanne said...

Great idea and wonderfule DT cards. My card is on my blog

Kathryn said...

Last weeks Dare was so great, I had to participate again.

Here is mine:


Jackie said...

Nice one Rhi. Love the DT cards. I have finally managed to make a card, it's on my blog

asia wu said...

Oh, I love this challenge and cards from DT are fab!

Here is mine card:

Adele said...

I have just put my card on my blog-thank you once again for making me dig deep and use some "oldies!"

love Dingle.x

Here is my card.

Tip Top said...

First time I've done a DCM dare! And here is my version:

Sorry I can't do the fancy linky thing!

Annie said...

great cards from the Design Team! I fished out some old dp and red pearl cardstock to make a christmas card. You can see it here
annie x

Allison said...

great cards my one is HERE


SueF said...

Just blogged a card for this dare - 2nd week on the trot now!!

Bubbles said...

Great cards everyone. Mine is on my blog

Crafty Sarah said...

I try to use up my old papers and embellishments as often as I can and usually use what I like rather than what is in fashion at the time (although I usually like what is in fashion anyway!!). Today I downloaded the Pink Petticoat Hoppy Wishes (both for him and for her) and made my first card with one of the gorgeous little frogs using papers that came free with a magazine at least a year ago maybe 18 months or more and some sticky ribbons I bought over a year ago too! There is a picture on my blog of it so hope you like my brand new image that I bought today with papers and ribbons that have been sat in my drawer for so long!


Passion&Happiness said...

Kathy;s card is brilliantly stunning. It takes a lot of creativity and innovation to do something like this.
Additionally, it takes alot of patients to execute something of such quality. Lovely detail, Beautiful colors, and perfect positioning of all elements on the card.
A Card such as this, without the patience and creativity that Kathy possesses, would look messy if it wasnt done in a perfect manner.

Its beautiful!
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