Monday, October 28, 2013

FLLC - BIRTHDAY SURPRISE....

Happy Monday!!!

IT'S A SURPRISE PARTY!!! Grab a handful of confetti, a bright balloon and come along for a fun birthday blog hop to celebrate a special birthday for our dear friend, Christine Okken!  One thing about birthdays, is that you always hope to spend time with those you care about and that's why we're here!  At Flourishes, we're just one big family... so we just wanted to celebrate a wonderful day with one of our loved ones.



Even though we're a day early, we'd like to say...

                                HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHRISTINE!

Join along with members of the Flourishes family today and share some fabulous birthday inspirations, many happy celebratory birthday wishes and maybe even a slice of cyber cake.



Dear Christine...wishing you a fabulous upcoming birthday!!! 
Thank you for all you do for us :) !!! 

In honor of Christine's birthday celebration, we're giving away a special birthday present or two of our own!  Hidden among the Design Team's blogs today is a Mystery Blogger. Comment on her blog and you could be chosen as one of our birthday prize winners! The more you comment, the better your chances of winning.

As well as one lucky commenter, we're having a birthday challenge too!

THE OFFICIAL RULES:
  • Simply create a NEW birthday themed card or project.
  • Entries need to be in by Friday November 1st at 6 PM EST.
  • Those entries using Flourishes stamps will be counted for 2 prize ballots!
  • You must link your creation in our InLinkz Widgit to be counted.
  • You must have a link to our challenge in your blog post or gallery post.  Please feel free to use our Birthday Graphic too!
  • If you upload to SCS please use the keyword FLLCWISH
  • We'll announce the winners on Saturday on the Flourishes blog on Saturday November 2nd, so check back then to find out if you are a winner!
Hop along with our Flourishes family today.  Don't forget to leave some love for our fabulous designers today for a chance to win...

Don't forget to stop by Christine's blog, HERE, and send her some birthday wishes too!

Have a great day and thank you for hopping along!!! 

                                                              Hugs, ~Silke~

FLOURISHES SUPPLIES:

32 comments:

Renee Collier said...

VERY pretty!

D- said...

Your card is beautiful. TFS.
Crafty hugs,
D~
DesignsByDragonfly.blogspot

Donna Phelan said...

PRETTY! Nice colors and fussy cutting, after last week's challenge I can appreciate someone else cutting it all out! lol TFS!!!

Marisa said...

Beautiful showcase of peach :)

Connie MacFarlane said...

Oh Silke, your card is so elegant and pretty. Love the soft colours and the way you coloured and cut out this great image. Christine is sure to love this card.

Denise Bryant said...

Gorgeous card! I love the color, and your layering! So pretty!
Happy Birthday to Christine!

Cheryl said...

Perfection, Silke! I just love that beautiful shade of orange with the white. Makes me think of a creamsicle! :) Christine will love it.

Liz Williams said...

Love peach and that pretty cottage rose. A real winner of a card, Silke!

Lagene said...

Gorgeous! Beautiful composition!

Julie Koerber said...

SO pretty in peach! Your coloring and design on this is divine Ms. Silke! I love, love, love this! I know Christine will too!

Donna Whitten said...

What a lovely and feminine birthday card.

ChristineCreations said...

Oh Silke, WOW! It’s gorgeous! The colouring on the rose is so beautiful! And I love the gorgeous embellishing and layout! Thank you for such a wonderful birthday surprise friend!

Barbara said...

You have an amazing card here. Spectacular!

TLady said...

Silke!!! What a LOOOOOOOOOVELY card!!!!!!!!!!! :) I LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE that PEACHY COLOR!!!!!!!! AND those little CURLS coming off your button!!!!!!!!! PERFECTLY "SILKE STYLE!" :) CHRISTINE WILL LOOOOOOOVE THIS!!!!!:)

Angelica Schmidt said...

Gorgeous card! Love the flower, the butterfly and the doily behind the focal image!

Heather Jensen said...

Oh my, Silke! I LOVE the peachy colors you used. The double row of seam binding looks fabulous. :)

Sue D said...

So beautiful--I like this color combo and I always like your use of doilies.

Mona Pendleton said...

Beautiful card Silke! That flower is gorgeous and I love the butterfly fluttering about!

Lisa said...

TERRIFIC card Silke!! Love the colors and your pretty flower!

Barbara said...

Love this card and the pretty peachy, orange color palette. Your doily is the perfect backdrop for such a pretty flower and butterfly and I love that ribbon and button bow. Gorgeous!

frommycraftroom said...

Fabulous. Great colour and your layers are always just right. Thanks for sharing.

Kathy Jones said...

Soft, elegant and oh so beautiful!!! Gorgeous colour palette and design Silke!!

Deborah Anton said...

So very pretty Silke! Especially the color palette and all the white. I just love it!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Beautiful Silke, your peach colors are wonderful. I do love this rose.... Christine will adore this.

Ravengirl said...

How beautiful! I love the soft peach color and the gorgeous embossed background and papers!

Diane said...

Gorgeous card...love the doily and all the gorgeous details and layers!!

loulou said...

Beautiful card. The colours are so fresh but with the doily it gives it such a soft feminine feel too.

Heather said...

How beautiful!! I have a hard time with peach, but you, obviously, do NOT! Gorgeous flowers and, as always, a stunning bow!

Nancee Purdum said...

Such a beautiful card! :) Nancee

Alshandra said...

Beautiful card :-)

Janis said...

EXQUISITE. Soooo pretty. Love the clean colors you used that bring spring into the room with its very presence!
<3 J

zub momi said...

Gorgeous card! Love the fresh peach color :)