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Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Think Pink

Hi Folks
Well, it's back to work today after having a couple of days off.  It has been nice having a couple of extra days at home to catch up on a few jobs.  I could quite easily get used to working only 3 days a week.  

Today sees the start of a new challenge over at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.  Our theme for this week is
Think Pink

We have two sponsors for this challenge:
Lily of the Valley - prize of a £10 gift voucher to the winner
Digi My World - prize of a $10 voucher to the winner


I used an image from Lily of the Valley for my inspiration project.  This is actually a precoloured topper from one of their pads.  These pads are brilliant as it means you always have a lovely image to work with even if you haven't got the time to colour.  I cut the image out with one of my dies and I did add some sparkly stickles around the edge of the die cut - although it is not very clear in the photo.  The papers were freebies in a magazine.  For embellishments I simply added a ribbon, some flowers with pearls and a sentiment.

Thanks for popping by and looking forward to seeing all your entries.  For more inspiration and to enter the challenge just pop over to Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Fashionista - Wedding or birthday
Joanna Sheen - Don't be square
LOTV - Pretty in pink
Crafting Musketeers - Ribbon and pearls
Crafty Catz - It's child's play
Allsorts - Favourite things (pink and pearls)
A Creative Romance - Ribbon or twine
Catch the Bug - Anything goes
Great Impressions - Anything goes
Love to Create - Ribbon and bling
Artistic Inspirations - Bling
Bunny Zoes - Pink and white
Papertake - Old, new, borrowed or blue (new image, old ribbon)
TTCRD - Anything goes
Card Makin Mamas - Monochromatic

34 comments:

Kelly Lloyd said...

Great card mags. Loving all the pink
Hugs Kelly

Judith said...

ths is so pretty Mags -love the pinkness of it!! hugs Judith xx

Kathyk said...

THis is a delightful girly card

Kathyk

Carol Willis said...

Beautiful card. Love the image.
Hugs
Caz x

rachel said...

super pink card Mags - hope your day at work hasn't been too much of a menace! Hugs Rachel x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous card Mags, I love the sweet image and such pretty detailing
Sue xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Mags what a gorgeous card! Love that topper so adorable! The flowers are so pretty too! Hope work went well!! Susan x

Linda Palmer said...

Mags, this is a precious card. I love it all, your design, your papers, your coloring etc. Beautiful card.

Sandra H said...

Oh this is so beautiful the image is just so adorable as is the layout too x

Sharon said...

She is gorgeous Mags and such a beautiful shade of pink. The ribbon and flowers are lovely.
Hugs Sharon x

Wendy said...

Gorgeous pink card Mags, so sweet.
Wendy xx

carol said...

lovely pretty pink card, thanks for sharing with us at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

Sarah said...

Such a beautiful card Mags, love the sweet image and pretty details. Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts for our Favourites challenge x

Linda Simpson said...

A sweet image and a beautiful card Mags.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Sparkly Engineer said...

Very clever to use the top of the pad image. I like people who think out of the box.

Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

mulberry station said...

Oh my goodness, this is really precious. Thanks for sharing your darling card with us.
Nancy CTB-DT

Mandy said...

Beautiful Girly card Mags,love the design and the image is adorable..
Mandy x

Pop's Cards said...

HI sweetie this is just gorgeous, loving the colours, hugs Pops xxx

MagsB said...

Gorgeous card, Mags! Love the papers! Hope you're keeping 'in the pink' yourself :)

love Mags B x

Fran said...

Gorgeous card, thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers , Fran (DT) xxx

Sandra van Blaricum said...

Lovely card Mags!
That image is so beautiful and the die you used is very pretty!
Thanks for joining the TTCRD challenges.
Hugs,Sandra

downrightcrafty said...

so pretty and love the image and the die just gorgeous
Hugs Kate xx

catherine said...

This is so sweet Mags and very pretty in Pink.Thanks for sharing your favourite things this week at Allsorts
x catherine

tilly's crafts said...

such a pretty card. Thanks for joining us at CraftyCatz! Kim x

Tammy Miller said...

What a great project, very cute!! We appreciate you taking the time to join joining our July Anything Goes Challenge at CTB! I hope you can join us for our week long Christmas in July Celebration starting tomorrow!!!

NGCARDS said...

Gorgeous creation hun! Thanks for playing at PTW! xxx

Carmen Mitchell said...

Thanks for joining Artistic Inspirations Bling Challenge...
Good Luck
Carmen DT

Daniele said...

so darn sweet mags
hugs and best wishes
xx

Cindy said...

You made such a lovely card Mags!
I really like to thank you for your entry over at Fashionista, but we like to see a birthday or wedding themed card and I'm afraid you card doesn't fit the theme.

Please be welcome to join us next week for a new challenge!

Anne said...

That's a beautiful card Mags - and very pink! Thanks for entering our 'Pretty in Pink' challenge, good luck!
Anne, Lili of the Valley x

sara said...

really pretty thanks so much for joining us at Bunnyzoes this month
hugs sara x x

Jan Ltc said...

This is great! Thanks for playing along with us at Crafting Musketeers xx Jan

AnyOldCraft said...

Such a beautiful creation.

Thank you for joining in the challenge at Bunny Zoe's Crafts.
http://bunnyzoescrafts.blogspot.co.uk

Julie (AnyOldCraft) GDT

Denise said...

Beautiful card,thank you for entering the Musketeers challenge - Denise (DT )