Sunday, 22 May 2016

Happily ever after.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I have a card to share today....hooray ;D
I am also entering my card into the following challenges:
1.Where The Heart Is Challenge - 9 - Anything goes
2.Southern Girls Challenge - Anything goes
3.Petal Lu Challenge - 14 - Anything goes
4.Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends Challenge - 34 - Anything goes
5.Creatalicious Challenge - 91 - Anything goes
6.Creative Fingers Challenge - 109 - Anything goes
7.Crafting From The Heart Challenge - 113 - Anything goes
8.Inspiration Destination Challenge - 86 - Anything goes
9.Create & Inspire Challenge - 46 - Anything goes
10.Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge - 278 - Anything goes

Products used are:
White patterned pearl card
First Edition paper
White ribbons
White lace
Pearls
Sue Wilson dies, outside and inside the card.
Spellbinders circle die - inside the card
Distress tool
Sunkissed pink promarker to colour the diecut wording.

A close up of the main bit, these dies cut beautifully.

A photo of the inside, using another Sue Wilson die.

And a sideways view.
You can see the whiteness of the pearl patterned card better on this photo.
Thanks so much for popping by.
I am cooking a late dinner for family today, I am making a lean in 15 chicken pie with mange tout, baby sweetcorn and tenderstem broccoli and I am making a strawberry flan for dessert, naughty but we`ve been really good all week and exercising too :D
Hugs  Nic.
xxx

Tuesday, 17 May 2016

Passion For Promarkers - Anniversary Week - Spots/and or stripes.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
We have our Anniversary challenge this week at the Passion For Promarkers Challenge blog.
Here are all the details.
*** WARNING – LONG POST ***
Grab a cuppa and a biscuit (or two) and make yourself comfortable!

We have a very special challenge for you this week as it's our 7th Anniversary. Can you believe it's been 7 years since Gina and Denise started their little blog to share their love of all things Letraset?  It only seems like yesterday when they nervously made their first post!  As it's a special challenge we have a really easy theme for you of "spots and/or stripes", you can create anything you like as long as it has either spots or stripes or both.  Please note we are only accepting a maximum of 3 entries per person for this one challenge only.  To be eligible for our prize draw you must use your Letraset products (i.e. pro, flex, tria, aqua, metallic or neon markers) and of course follow the theme.  As always we have some fantastic prizes up for grabs and our sponsors have been very generous as usual .  Here we go....
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Letraset are offering one lucky winner an amazing prize of a 25 pce Mixed Media Set.
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Michele R Designs are offering one lucky winner a prize of $10.00 worth of digi papers
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DigiStamp Boutique are offering one lucky winner a £10.00 voucher to spend in their online store.
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Bugaboo stamps are offering one lucky winner a $30.00 voucher to spend in their online store.
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LC Designs are offering one lucky winner a mini paper pack called ‘Dinkies nice and stripey’.
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Sassy Studio Designs are offering one lucky winner a prize of a $20.00 gift certificate to spend in their online store.
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Di’s Digi Stamps is offering one lucky winner a $12.00 gift voucher to spend in their online store .
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Clearly Besotted Stamps is offering one lucky winner a £15.00 gift voucher to spend in their online store.
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2 cute ink stamps is offering one lucky winner 3 digi images of their choice.
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Uniko stamps is offering one lucky winner one in-stock stamp set of their choice.

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Little Things from Lucy’s Cards is offering one lucky winner 8 shaker selections of their choice.
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Wow we told you there were amazing prizes didn’t we?  Definitely lots of reasons to join in the fun this week!! 
Here is my card which I am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Card Mania Challenge - 80 - Flowers
2.Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge - 277 - Anything goes
3.Inky Impressions Challenge - May - Diecuts and flowers
4.The Crazy Challenge - 222 - 3 layers or more
5.Addicted To Cards Challenge - 139 - Girly things
6.Inspiration Destination Challenge - 85 - Anything goes
7.Bunny Zoes Challenge - May - Lovely layers
9.The Ribbon Girls Challenge - May any image
10.Creative Moments Challenge - 93 - Anything goes

Products used are:
Cream card
Dovecraft papers
Sweet Dixie swirl die
Presscut die, behind the image
Lace - hidden - oops
Ribbon - hidden - oops
Flowers
Butterflies
Pearls
Distress tool
Kanban stamp
Promarkers and flexmarkers
White gel pen
A close up of the beautiful image.
and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for looking and do pop over to the challenge blog to check all the other ladies amazing DT cards :D
Hugs Nic.
xxx

Friday, 13 May 2016

On your Engagement.

Good morning all.
Just quickly popping in again to share an Engagement card I was asked to make.
I am in work tonight so a little meet up with my friend first.
The shoulder is slowly healing, still painful but bearable.
Only 6 more days until I can try and bear weight on it again.
Anyhoo here is my card which I am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Creative Ladybirds Challenge - 15 - Anything goes
2.Crafting From The Heart Challenge - 111 - Anything goes
3.Crafty Cardmakers Challenge - 163 - Pearls or gems
4.Create & Inspire Challenge - 45 - Anything goes
5.Creative Card Crew Challenge - 112 - Anything goes
6.Little Miss Muffet Challenge - 137 - Anything goes
7,Crafting By Designs Challenge - May - Anything goes
8.613 Avenue Create Challenge - 175 - Anything goes- optional sentiment
9.Dream Valley Challenge - 131 - Ribbon, lace and pearls
10.The Crazy Challenge - 222 - 3 layers or more

Products used are:
White linen card
Papers are patterned cards from my local craft shop
Sue Wilson dies
Distress tool
Ribbon
Lace
Pearls
Sentiment done by myself.

and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for looking.
Hugs Nic.
xxx