Friday, 25 February 2011

Let Them Eat Cake!

Happy Friday everyone! I've been working such long hours recently that I have more than made up enough time for a flexi day from work ... so today I am having a rare day of r&r and playtime!!

I decided to make a card using the adorable LotV "Rosie with Cake" - another stamp I'm ashamed to say I've had since last autumn and not inked up before ... all the stamps I bought back then had to wait until after the Christmas rush!! Anyhow, I decided to go ultra girly today, and here is the result.


Recipe:
Main image: LotV "Rosie with Cake" coloured wtih Promarkers and Copics;
Sentiment: LotV Sentiment Circles;
Papers: Pink Petticoat "Vintage Rose";
Supplies: all flowers from Wild orchid Crafts; pearls from Wild orchid Crafts & The Hobby House; pink raffia lace from my stash;
Tools: nestabilities small circles, lacy circles and "Labels One"; martha Stewart "Valentine lace" edge punch.

Challenges:

I followed the sketch for this week's Wild Orchid Challenge #17


Cupcake Challenge #130 - Cake 'n' Ice Cream
One Stop Craft Challenge #119 - Birthday Card - With Cake
LotV #85 - Circles
Ooh-La-La #74 - Pink, Pink and More Pink
Stamp Something - Something With Flowers
Spoon Full of Sugar #140 - Birthday Wishes
Flourishes Timeless Tuesday #106 - Birthday Card
Crafty Ann's #35 - Birthday Card
Incy Wincy # 81 - Use Punches or Dies
Crazy4Challenges #75 - Use Dies

Just off now for the afternoon cardmaking session :-) Oh I wish every Friday could be like this!!

16 comments:

  1. This is beautiful Pauline I love the image and pretty papers. Thanks for joining us at the OSCC this week. luv gina xx

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  2. Hi Pauline, what a gorgeous card. I love the image and papers you've used. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  3. This is so soft looking it's gorgeous :) Thanks for Sharing at Incy Wincy this Week
    Hugs Nikki and the rest of the DT

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  4. You jammy devil - I've had the long hours but don't get the flippin' flexitime! Glad you had a crafty day hun, and you have certainly used it well, what a little beauty. Love the fairy and papers, your colours are to die for. So pretty. Hugs, Sxx

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  5. Hi Pauline, ultra girly indeed and ultra pretty. Love that image and the PP papers. Your flowers are beautiful too. xx

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  6. Hi Pauline
    A gorgeous card ,beautiful colours and love the image,
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  7. This is so pretty Pauline, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

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  8. A long weekend, how lovely! There is nothing quite like an indulgence day every now and then and I can see that you have enjoyed yours. What a pretty card!
    Fab image perfectly coloured and I just LOVE that super pretty lace circle in pink.
    Enjoy the rest of the weekend!
    Hugs
    Kaz xx

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  9. Gorgeous card - hope you enjoyed the rest of your crafting day!

    Helen x

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  10. Gorgeous card, thanks for joining in this weeks OSCC. Hugs Shelley xx
    Some candy on my blog if you want to enter...
    http://www.blog.onestopcardcrafts.co.uk/2011/02/one-stop-card-crafts-4th-birthday.html

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  11. Totally scrummy Pauline, love the soft pastel colours and uber cute image...thanks for joining in the fun with us at Cupcke this week...good luck :) Donna x

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  12. Gorgeous card, the image is so sweet and the flowers just lovely. Thank you for joining in with Crafty Ann's challenge this week.
    Jen x

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  13. Oh Wow what an absolutely gorgeous card I love the soft shades and papers
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week
    Wendi

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x