Tuesday, 1 February 2011

Anything Flowery :)

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Hi peeps and hope everyone is fandabidozee today (I, as usual, am just dozee lol!!)

I can’t believe we are in February now cos Christmas to be honest doesn’t seem that long ago (unless that’s just me) but already this year is flying by!!

So as it’s the first challenge of the month over at Papertake Weekly, we have our usual open theme so you get to do whatever you want here with the option of adding some flowers to your card or work. I have to say that once again the fabulous DT have come up trumps and made some stunners so nip and have a mooch if you get a sec  - and we have a new girlie as well xxx

And we are sponsored by the very lovely Lisa and Laila, from Lili Of The Valley

and look what you could win this week ….

GIFT VOUCHER

… it’s marvellous, and hugest of thanks to LOTV for their sponsorship :)

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So this is what I did.

I used the brilliant Pink Petticoat Vintage Rose papers which are pretty and chintzy and girlie and of course they are a freebie with this months QCME mag which is out today – wooohooooo!!!

They are just gorge I think.

I coloured the LOTV image  which is Times To Treasure (and oh so cute) of course with me Copics in these colours -

Skin:E00, E21, R11, R20

Hair: E42, E50, E51

Clothes etc: E0000, E21, E31, E33, E35, E51, RV0000, RV000, RV02, RV10, YG0000, YG00, YG01

And look peepsies ……, Lord Timmy’s scallop is back :)

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These gorgeous flowers are of course all from Wild Orchid Crafts.

I kept it quite simple today  cos there is a fair old bit going on here….

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.. because (time to fess up here !!) …

…. I covered the Marianne D Creatable Swirl Die (which you can get from Tracy at Dies To Die For) with some teeny tiny blingy bits cos I ripped it – clumsy trotter syndrome no doubt!!!.

I have to be honest and say that I think it is way OTT but needs must.  I didn’t have any more pink Bazzill left to cut out another one and I didn't want to add any more blooms in that corner.

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So there you go – all done. I do love this colour combi and for once, although I didn't quite get the light right on the pics, the colours came through OK.

I’m off now but I’ll be back tomorrow with the second part of our Pink Petticoat blog hop. Don’t forget to nip over to Liz’s blog here for the start of today’s part. She has made something which is so simple but it literally took my breath away, it is so beautiful. 

So have a nice day and I’ll see you tomorrow  and hugs to all xxx

21 comments:

Victoria said...

I htink it is lovely x

Lynda said...

Very pretty card - those papers are gorgeous!

Jo (Boots the Monkey) said...

Gorgeous, pretty card Dawny, just love those papers (another mag I have to run out and buy now !!). Love your LOTV image and your broken swirl (it's not just you who does these things !). Beautiful flowers too. All round beautiful card !!

Thank you so much again for asking me to join the PTW team, I'm thrilled to bits !

Hugs,

Jo x

Julie said...

Very pretty as always Dawny.

Jane said...

Tiz a Beauty! xxx

Louise said...

Gorgeous card, papers are beautiful I love the added glitter for the shadowing
Louise

Macpurp said...

pretty pretty!
love teen x!

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous cardand papers. I wonder how long it takes for that magazine to cross the miles to get to me? Cant wait...
Luv CHRISSYxx

analia cristina said...

Oh,lovely card,and this flower is beautiful!!!

Joanna said...

Stunning card. I adore the flowers and would love it if you could do a tutorial sometime on how you assemble them to a card!

Lisa aka Myran said...

So pretty Dawny! I love all the pink and the big bow - gorgeous!
Lisa xxx

Cazza said...

Gorgeous Dawny, soooooo cute!!
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

Kietha said...

I think your card is gorgeous, just wish I could colour like you.
Kietha xx

Dora said...

This is soo pretty, love the papers, and the flowers wow they are awesome. Hugs xxx

Marg said...

Fabulous card and I must remember when next I damage the last bit of matching card to cover it with glitz! I think your idea with the swirl is inspired.

debby4000 said...

Wonderful card Dawny, love the sweet image.
luv
Debby

sandiblu said...

Stunning Dawny ! Glad you ripped the swirl 'cos the "bits" look goooood !!

XOXO Sandiblu

Toulouse31 said...

I have the papers they are wonderful! I love your 'bling' not OTT at all!

mygirllolli said...

Really love the pretty green and pink colours. My favourite colour combination at the moment

Maria Therese said...

Sweet sweet card and pretty papers!

Trixie Hughes said...

Just lovely Dawny. x