Monday, 16 August 2010

ssshh quiet please.

good evening all.well tonights project is for me!!!lol.
i love to read when i`m not crafting and this little door hanger is just for me.
lots of piccys i`m afraid tonight so best to pop your feet up and grab your drink of choice :D
i am entering this into the following challenge:
1.whiff of joy challenge=challenge 85=door hanger.
products used are
corrugated card.
bargain papermania paper (flocked)
alphabet stamps
velvet brown ribbon
cream lace
rose from stash
circle nesties
ms doily edge punch
whiff of joy chair and reading girl from the summer kit.

piccy of the top bow and lace

piccy of the image
promarkers used are
girl=skin=blush,sunkissed pink,coral.
dress and shoes=cocktail pink,dusky rose,antique pink.
book=cocoa,walnut,pastel beige.

close up of the bottom bow and rose.

and the hangy thingy majig :D

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by and i hope you managed to get to the end :D
enjoy the rest of your evening.
luv coops xxxx
edited to add:oh blinking ink,i have just added my door hanger to the challenge and noticed that one of the dt members also has a hangy thingy majig on their door hanger.
i didn`t do mine to copy,i just did what came in to my you think i should cut the hangy thing off??


Andria said...

It's brilliant, very elegant nothing better than gettin lost inside a good book sometimes.

Aunty Sue said...

Brilliant Nic love the image and perfect for this.

Vixx handmade cards said...

Ahhh this is soooo gorgeous Coops!, so love the image and the hangy thingy madjig! (don't you dare cut it of lol!!)
Take care and good luck with the challenge!
Love Vicky xx

Mags said...

Oo, I love the vintage look and the gorgeous lace and ribbon! Don't cut the thingy majig, it's just right!

luv, Mags x

Di said...

You'll do no such thing coops! great minds think alike and all that. I've sometimes done layouts that resemble others by coincidence,lol. this is really lovely we sometimes forget to make things for ourselves. the only evidence of our craft in our homes is usually the mess.

Di said...

Oh, hello! i've just been to Vixx blog and her layout is the same as the card ive just drafted for tomorrow's post. There you go hun!! love Di.xx

Shaz said...

WOW, fantastic card Nic. The colouring on the chair is just brilliant, it looks like velvet.Leave the "hangy thing" well alone, it looks fab. xx

Vicki said...

wowsers!!! Coops this is blimming fantastic, I love the vintagey feel of it, the lace is so pretty and lovely colours too. Blimey I could do with one of these after the day I've had with my kids....grrrr....may have to make one meself!!!! luv 'n' hugs xx vicki xx

Netty said...

I agree with the others, cut nothing off. This is absolutely gorgeous Coops. Annette x


Hi Nic
Wow this is gorgeous,
Hugs Dianne xx :)

cardmaking bird said...

Nic, This is beautiful!! Something about it gives it a really vintagey feel and it's nice to see something other than a card for a change (although I don't think I'll ever tire of seeing your fabby cards!!) Marie xx

Lizzy xx said...

WOW this is gorgeous hun...beautifully made, fab colours used & luv the lace xx Lizzy xx :)

Kathleen said...

Aaaww this absloutely stunning. I love it.

louise said...

Gorgeous totally love it,and put together perfectly.
Louise xx

Jackie said...

Beautiful hanger, I love to read too :o)
Jackie xx

Amanda said...

Coops it is lovely! I love these vintage looking cards and items. Absolutely lovely xx

Andrea said...

hehe this is brilliant, I need one of those for my door, fantastic x

Vicky said...

Hellooooo & WOW this is blinkin gorgeous hunni I absolutely love all of it....& NO DONT cut the thingy-ma-jig off, it really adds to it I'm sure people wont think you've copied hun. Leave this the way it is Nic, its perfect!!!!

Lotsa mahoosive hugs Vicky xxx

Hayley said...

Ha ha thi simage is SO me! It's gorgeous, don't cut the hangy thingy majig off, it completes it. As always your colouring is fab.
Good luck with the challenges :o)
Hayley xx

Elaine Stark said...

This is great. Yor colouring and colours are so warm and cosy, just makes you want to curl up with a good book. Elaine

nessy said...

gorgeous door hanger ~so beautifully made ~hope you get your quiet time very soon!!
vanessa xx
ps wish i could find a room to hang one!!

Debbie said...

Totally gorgeous, love everything about it, please don't change a thing. hugs Debbie x

Delphine said...

Don't you change a thing, Coops, it is absolutely perfect! And we all know it is a coincidence!! Your door hanger is amazing, love the colours you have used, the lace & bows are gorgeous! Hugs Delphine xx

bluebell said...

what a lovely door hanger.i have just had a go at my first hanger. i have put it on my craft room door.iam just takeing a look to see what enteries there are this challang happy crafting love bluebell.

Sheila said...

Love your posts Nic - they make me giggle! Fab dangly thingy you made there!! Its gorgeous so DO NOT CUT THE HOLEY BIT OFF! Sheila:)x

Jules said...

Oh no, no, no, no, no - don't you dare cut it off. That would be very cruel and would spoil your fabulous creation.

You do amaze me Coops. How come you have time to read as well as do all the other things.

So many gorgeous details on your project - I am pleased you made it for yourself.

Love Jules xx

Christine said...

Hi Nic awwww this is gorgeous great image & colours fab lace & embellies...the sentiment love it..stunning creation dont you dare touch it!!!!!

smiles Christine xx

Margarets designer cards said...

Gorgeous love the colours and image. good luck with the challenge, hugs Margaret

Mina said...

gorgeous Nic I love this summer image in these colours...dosent it work so could make a matching bookmark too...the lace bow is beautiful
Mina xxx

JR Creations said...

Oh wow! I love it, don't you dare cut anything off it's fantastic! Great colouring as always.

Jennifer said...

Hi Nic! This is just stunning! I could do with one of these as I could do with some Shhh! around here lol!

Do you get your corrugated card anywhere local?? I haven't much left and need some more.My Hobbycraft supply is running low. Hobbycraft is a bit far to go for just that! xx Jenny xx

Jane said...

WOW! I love this, the colours are gorgeous and she looks amazing in her regal looking chair LOL!! It was my door hanger that had the hanging bit and no you absolutely don't need to cut yours off hun!! thanks so much for joining us at WOJ, hugs, jane xxx