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Thursday 25 August 2011


Spent my evening making inserts and bagging cards to give to a blogging friend and DT colleague who, all being well, I'm going to meet tomorrow for the first time. Kym  is holidaying about 25 miles from where I live so we've arranged to meet for a blether and a cuppa tomorrow afternoon - we could be some time lol.
Made this one earlier:

Everything except the base card, flowers, leaves, buttons and pearls came out of my bit box. I printed the image (freebie from Whoopsi Daisy) months ago and I've coloured her with promarkers. Daisy backing paper is from Popcorn CD and the other is from DCWV Linen Closet stack.

Challenges entered:
I Love Promarkers - paper piercing ( either side of image)
Digi Doodle Shop - anything goes
Shelley's Image Blog - garden party
2 Cute Rubber Stamps - anything goes
Pixie Dust Studio - tag your it

Carol x


  1. A great card Carol, I love your daisy paper and daisy embelishments with the little buttons in.
    Many thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie this week.

  2. Such a sweet time! Enjoy your meetup :)

    Thank you for playing along with the Pixies this week!
    hugs, margie

  3. Awwwww, she's so adorable. I love your flowers and your papers. Thanks so much for joining us at DDSC this week, and we look forward to seeing you again. Hugs, dj

  4. Hi Carol

    What a gorgeous card .. .. loving your snippet papers .. .. they match each other perfectly.

    Fabby layout too!

    I love it when I have images already coloured sitting there waiting to be used!!

    Enjoy your meet up with your crafting buddy .. .. have a great time!!!

    Thank you for sharing your lovely snippet make this week.

    Love Jules xx

  5. Another gorgeous card Carol xx Jan

  6. I think it's great when you can meet up with your blogging friends, I'm sure you will both have a lovely time. This is a lovely card Carol - love the colours and sweet image. Thanks for playing along with Willow Sketchie this week. Good luck and hope to see you next week too. Hugs, Claire x

  7. So sweet and pretty.Love the gentle colours and touch of sparkle.Thanks for joining us at DDSC and Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  8. A great card, the image is lovely and I just loved this sketch. Good luck in WSC this week and hope to see you back next week x

  9. Great card, love the colours & the papers are fab!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Willow Sketchie this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  10. I hoep you enjoyed meeting with Kym. I love what you have done with Willow Sketchie challenge, your card is lovely.
    Love Clairebears x

  11. Ah this is super what a great image and I love paper piecing its great, thanks for playing along with us on Willow Sketchie Challenge this week Hazelxoxo

  12. I think the colours are great of your lovely card.

    Thanks for joining us at WSC and good luck.

    Anne-Marie x x

  13. Really lovely Carol, thanks for joining us at DDSC.

  14. fab colours and love those daisy's, great snippet make x

  15. lovely card Carol,I love the monochrome look.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie -hope to see you again soon -Kate x

  16. Nice card. Great use of snippets.
    Hugs, Sandra

  17. A very pretty snippet card ... I especially like the colours and the flowers are lovely too. Elizabeth x

  18. What a truly gorgeous creation this is. Thank you so much for joining us at DDSC this week for our Anything Goes Challenge. Hugs. KraftyKaren.x

  19. Darling card! Thanks for taking the Challenge at 2 Cute Rubber Stamps!

    Sandy Gordon - Design Team Member

  20. Fab card, love the piercing, thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers this week
    Ruth x

  21. Such a sweet card, I love the Martha Stewart punch you used either side of the image, I have it too and it's my favourite. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

    Julie W x

  22. Hi Carol,
    I am dropping by to let you know that your project was chosen as our Bronze Medal winner this week for our Garden Party Challenge. Please visit the BLOG for all the details and for your bronze medal badge.

  23. Such a sweet card! I love the soft, warm colors you used on this! Thanks for playing along with us over at 2 Cute Rubber Stamps!

    Melissa, DT Member


Many thanks for taking the time to comment on my post. Constructive comments are always welcomed and appreciated on my creations. Carol x