Monday 11 April 2011

Check out me felt flowers!!!!

I'm full of the joys of spring today!! It's a beautiful day again and the sun's shining, which somehow always make me feel brighter and I'm all excited about seeing my friend's new baby (from the pics - oh my gawd, he is a little gorgeous cutie!!!!!) And it's the start of a new week! With the new week, brings a new challenge over at Paper Cupcakes and this week, Chelsea has challenged us to use not only stitching but also fabric on our cards!! Here's mine:
The image is from Paper Cupcakes and is coloured with promarkers with the background done in chalks (which is something I'm growing rather fond of lately!), I've used some of my new Ally Pally purchases - the shaped card blank from Craftwork Cards and my GoKreate die to cut the image panel (see how I got them to match!!??), the paper is Papermania Hanoverian and I've added some flowers that I made myself (feeling rather proud of myself about these cos I was pleased with how they turned out!) using some felt and my MFT dies, then lastly, I've popped on a few pearls from my stash.
I'm also going to enter my card into the following challenges:
Righty ho, I think that's about it. I'll be back later with another card but I'm off round me dad's to get him to wash my car! TTFN xx


  1. this is gorgeous love the flowers jenniexx

  2. Lovely card hun - love the papers (I have those), great stitching and flowers are just fab! Hugs, Claire x

  3. Such a beautiful creation and fabulous feathered friends, thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at the SCSC
    Hugs Kate xx

  4. hi marie! i looove your flowers, they are adorable, looks so cozy, lol.
    and i love the shape of your card too.
    have a wonderful monday!

  5. Loving those flowers really compliment your card wonderfully thank you for sharing with us at Ellephantastic, good luck in the draw

  6. I love it Marie! such a sweet image and that GoKreate die goes perfectly hun...wish I got them now time!

    have a great evening....and apply for the DT!

    hugs Vicky xx

  7. fantastic card marie.adorable image and i love your gorgeous colours and stunning flowers :D

    xx coops xx

  8. This is so pretty & those flowers are STUNNING
    Thanks for joining our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, Good Luck
    Hugz Fleur xXx

  9. Really pretty card, those flowers are gorgeous! Thanks for joining in at Ellephantastic this month. Jill

  10. Hi Marie, gorgeous card, love the shape, the papers and your flowers are stunning! Thanks for sharing and thanks for joining us for the Ellephantastic challenge this month.
    Elle DT

  11. A really great card Marie.

    Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation and joining us at Allsorts Challenge this week, good luck and look forward to seeing you again.

    B x

    There's a Stampalot voucher up for grabs here

  12. Hi sweetie, this is just so pretty, love the papers you have chosen for this one, big hugs love Pops x x x

  13. oh this is lovely. And I do like the flowers. Did you make them yourself?

  14. Gorgeous image, great coloring, and LOVE the flowers and stitching! Thanks for playing along at Dream Valley Challenges :)


  15. fantastic shape and love the flowers, lovely soft look to them

    Good luck in the challenges, hugs Sarah-Louise My Blog

    Designing for:
    Crafty Purple Frog , Sweet Pea Stampers ,Bearly Mine Designs and Kenny K

  16. Beautiful card, hun, love the sweet image and your flowers are gorgeous!
    Hugs Tab xxx

  17. Such a gorgeous card Marie, lovely image and your flowers are beautiful.
    Thank you so much for your congrats on our baby news.
    Hugs Emma x

  18. Hi sweetie I'm sorry I've been MIA for a few days someone is stealing not just my hours but my days.... Its my busy week DT wise & what do you know I've got loads of apps this week as well.....1 I cancelled this morning cus I'm sick of going the odcs & its only for tennis/crafting elbow lol I've put up with it this long so....well you know lol.
    Anyway onto your gorgeous card which I love love love the shape of I love these papers I used this pack on my decorated baggy thing for the hoppy do da.... My brain is like mush at the mo lol. The image is so gorgeous I love your chalking you are fantastic with that....share some tips please hun.... lol I also adore your flowers lush lush lush.
    You take care sweetie mmwah.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

  19. Gorgeous card - love the felt flowers!
    Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
    Helen x

  20. What a beautiful card

    Thanks for joining us for our Feathered Friends challenge at secret crafter this week and good luck!


  21. Those flowers look so edible... remind me of candy floss. Great job! And such a lovley card as well.

    xxx Monica

  22. Lovely card. Love your flowers and the wonderful shape of your card. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley Challenges.


  23. wow what a fabulous shaped card. Thank you for playing along with Ellephantastic this month. Hugs Helen x x


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