Sunday, 9 November 2008

Gothic Arches "Buttons"


The theme at Gothic Arches is "Buttons". Buttons are not actually my thing, I never can quite see the point of them (no offence Dawne, your card is amazing!!) Anyway, as Gothic Arches is probably my favourite challenge site, I decided to use it as a real challenge. So I have used lots of little buttons, but kind of disguised them in my ladies hair band and as the centre of the flowers I used as embellishment.

27 comments:

  1. Great arch Astrid. I love the lady's hair band.

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  2. Beautiful arch -love the lady's hair band

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  3. Your choice of button placement made for an interest card, and a unique headband! Lovely, Astrid, just lovely.

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  4. So gorgeous, and what a lovely headband your buttons make

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  5. Good idea, the hairband. Love your arch.

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  6. Such an elegant arch, Astrid. I like your placement choice of buttons.

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  7. Schitterende arch!
    wat een mooie haarband heeft die lady.

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  8. what a clever way to use the butons!! Kudos!!!

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  9. BTW...I feel the same as you do about buttons...unless they serve a purpose in the design...they just seem to have no business there..LOL!!!

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  10. Beautiful arch Astrid. Your lovely lady looks so sweet in her button crown, very original!

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  11. Buttons may not be your thing but you sure know how to use them. Lovely card, Astrid!

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  12. Astrid, this is fabulous. I love how delicate and feminine it is. Superb!

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  13. Oh my she so exquisite love her button hair crown! (Gorgeous arch!)

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  14. Your button headband adds a lovely delicate touch to this very feminine and beautiful image. Hey, not everyone is a button fan!!....glad you created using them anyway because this is lovely.

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  15. Wonderfully creative and different use of your buttons....great arch!

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  16. Lovely arch Astrid, great idea

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  17. Such a serene image, Astrid and lovely soft colours, gorgeous!
    JudyNZ

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  18. I love how you have embellished with the buttons...great arch!!

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  19. Wonderful idea.....lovely arch!

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  20. Oh wow was für ein wunderschöner Bogen. Delightful.

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  21. This is clever and so gorgeous, Astrid. I have the same thoughts about buttons. Lack of ideas caused me to skip this challenge this week. Yours is beautiful.

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  22. Wonderful arch.I feel the same way about buttons.Love the way you used them .Beautiful ..

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