Wednesday, 22 August 2012

Oh So Girlie!


Good morning! Having broken in to my first gorgeous Nitwits paper pad from LotV on Monday night I got me on a roll, and  I decided that I just had to make something featuring the other pad I had got - the "Bonnets and Bowties" collection. Looking around I saw that this week's Lili's Little Fairies challenge is Oh So Girlie and the Wild Orchid Challenge is Summer flowers: given that this paper pad is bursting with summery blooms I only needed to decide which girlie LotV image to ink up and I was away!!


I often come back to this darling little fairy ... I think it is because I really adore dandelion clocks!I coloured her dress a bit more brightly than I would normally to tie in with the papers, but I think I like it!!  I was also feeling pretty chuffed this evening as I had a broken Leone Em leaf punch in my craft tote ... I had been meaning to ask my husband for months whether he could fix it, and tonight I finally got round to it and it was fixed within two minutes - yay!


Stamps: LotV "Dandelion Clock"; sentiment by Dimension Fourth;
Media: Promarkers and Flexmarkers;
Papers: LotV "Ntiwits - Bonnets and Bowties";
Supplies: flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts; gems from The Hobby House & Papermania; wooden butterfly shapes and ribbon from my stash;
Tools: small, large and lacy circle nestabilities; Martha Stewart "eyelet lace" edge punch; Leone Em "Ash Branch" leaf punch.


Challenges:
Lili's Little Fairies - Oh So Girlie!
Wild Orchid Challenge #57 - Summer Flowers

thanks for visiting and hope you have a lovely day.

10 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Pauline. Love the image and pretty background papers. Fab summery colours too.
    Lorraine x

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  2. I should have known you wouldn't resist those papers, lol!! Gorgeous girly card hun. Sxx

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  3. Thank you for joining us for this week’s ‘Oh So Girlie’ challenge at Lili’s Little Fairies with such a gorgeous card. Hope to see you again next week. Hugs Christine x

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  4. What a gorgeous card, Pauline. That paper is yummy-scrummy and would be a joy to match colours (which you have done perfectly). I agree, that little fairy is soooo cute.

    Glad your DH was able to fix your punch. I too have that one (bought it at Ally Pally, Sept. 2010) and it is VERY temperamental as to which papers it will punch. Such a shame as it looks so beautiful on your card.

    Hugs,
    Jennifer. x
    P.S. love the butterflies too!

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  5. Absolutely stunning card, love it love it xx

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  6. Oh love your gorgeous card Pauline, beautiful image.
    luv
    Debby

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  7. Pauline this is gorgeous! beautiful design and I love those butterflies. Joey xx

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  8. gorgeous card and just love those new LOTV paper pads!
    Kim x

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  9. Oh this is lovely Pauline, thanks for joining us at the Ribbon Girl colour challenge

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Pauline x