Wednesday, 7 September 2011

all wrapped up

Good evening all.i hope you are all well.my day off tomorrow and i am off to have my hair done.blonde highlights and a trim.not sure if i want as much length of this time or not.can`t make my mind up.
so on to my card which i am entering into the following challenges :
1.sketch saturday challenge - week 171
2.crafty catz weekly challenge - challenge 98 - monochromatic
3.whimsy stamps inspirations challenge - challenge 5 - colour green

 products used are:
green pearl card
dovcraft christmas papers
green raffia.
small snowflake stamp and sentiment from papermania noel stamp set
gems from stash
simply sassy stamp - all wrapped up
promarkers and fleximarkers
white gel pen

 promarkers and fleximarkers used are:
light fawn,blush,sunkissed pink,coral
antique white,sandstone,caramel.umber
lime zest,pear,moss.
marsh,olive,cool grey 5
background - satin,pastel beige,khaki,white gel pen

and a sideways view
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
luv coops xxxxx

76 comments:

Vicky said...

So gorgeous Coops...fab image and so love the colours too....and the bunting looks brilliant..!

have a lovely day off tomorrow..hugs Vicky xx

Fleur said...

Wow what gorgeous colours. a truly lovely card.
HUGZ Fleur xXx

Liz's creative corner said...

Wow coops this is stunning, love the background, your colouring and the image are gorgeous too, having my hair done on Monday highlights too and defo short lol, hugs Liz xx

chris richards said...

Hi Nic,Just when I thought you could'nt get better, you turn this fab creation out....I love,love,love this !!!
love and hugs
chris richards
xxxxxx

Julie said...

WOW! What a striking card! Loving every little thing about it!.Have a great evening,Julie.x

Katina said...

Wow!! This is another stunner Coops! Love the shades of green and the bunting looks fab. xx

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card Coops love the bunting with snowflakes x Susan x

Martinas Welt said...

Such a lovely crad again Coops! Looks really very special with the flake-buntings!
Martina

Debs M said...

great xmas card, love the colours!!

Inkypinkydelights said...

Great card Nic! Love that bunting! Enjoy your day off. judy x

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card, love the sweet image and fab colour combo, hugs, Sarah x

carol said...

Hi coops...love your card, fab colouring, thanks for joining CRAFTY CATZ challenge this week, Hope your hair turns out the way you want..x carol

Lyndsey Marie said...

Fabulous creation, love the image and the green colour combo looks stunning. Great choice of papers and lovin the bunting.
Lyndsey xx

nnalorac said...

Wow, luv the green look, fab image and great bunting Coops. Carolxx

Kerryn said...

Wow that is so good!! Love your colouring!!

Paulagriff said...

Fantastic card, the bunting looks fab, colours are lush as well, Paula :)

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning card again Nic, love the green combo and the gorgeous bunting.

Donna x

CraftyLoops said...

Such a beautiful card, the banner is so cute, Lee xx

Ruth said...

Another beauty! I love the greens and the super bunting! Ruth x

Sarah said...

Hi ya, another wonderful card, love the colour combo and the image. I'm terrible when I go to the hairdressers, go along thinking I'll do something different and end up with the same cut and colour! Sarah

Catherine said...

Gorgeous card Coops, love the way you have coloured her all in greens - so effective!!!

jules said...

beautiful card Coops!!!

Sheila said...

Nic, This is truly gorgeous! Fabulous colour and even fabber image! Sheila:)X have a great day off hun!

Debz said...

A lovely card. I love your colouring again
Debz

Amanda said...

Fab card, love these greens, seems green is the new colour lol.

Little K Smith said...

A fabulous card Coops, lovin' all the gorgeous green and cute bunting too!
Kelly.x

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Stunning card Nic - such a fab image and beautifully coloured. Love all the greens you've used and your great bunting.

Enjoy your day off tomorrow.

Hugs Sarahxx

Creations by Shirl said...

All so pretty Coops! All those different shades of green... wow- fab image and design....

Susan Flynn said...

Ahhhh this card is fabulous I absolutely love it, your choice of colour is stunning and the whole layout is gorgeous x

Sandra said...

A fabulous card Coops! stunning image and l just love the layout and the colouring is just stunning :) Sandra H

Sarah said...

Oh wow Coops, what a gorgeous card, love the shades of green and the image is beautifully coloured. Thank you for joining us at Whimsy Inspirations, good luck with the challenge xxx

Lou said...

Hi!your card is so gorgeous Coops,love the greens and your colouring is amazing!!
hugs Lou.xx

saturated canary said...

one of my fave colors is green-- love this pretty card!! especially like your design around her body...that is a really pretty effect!

xoxo

McCrafty's Cards said...

Fabulous card Coop's, I like the image, the colours and your bunting.
Kevin xx

Jan said...

Hi coops

Love, love, love this card! It so looks like my niece lol. All your cards are so gorgeous and your colouring is stunning.

Thank you so much for the wonderful comments you've left on my blog. I don't get many so they're much appreciated. Erm, I've just ordered some flexmarkers so I'll be shouting for tips lol!! Janine xx

Mags said...

Oh my, this is soooo good! I love the colours - and the bunting is just fab!

luv, Mags x

Kimberly said...

Oh i love how you colored her. I've just got this lovely stamp and i haven't had a chance to color her yet...your design is fab. tfs
www.justwordz.ca

Sue said...

Ooh I like this Coops! Love the gorgeous green mono look and colouring is awesome! and that bunting is gorgeous!!!!
Enjoy your day off and would like to see your new hairdo!! :-))
Hugs Sue xx

xGemmax said...

Wow Coops..what a stunner sweetie, love the colours & coloured to perfection too :D
hugs and xxx
Gemma

gina g said...

Gorgeous card Nicola i love the image and those papers are fabby. luv gina xx

Chrissy said...

So different for Christmas...I love it Coops. Gorgeous colours and fab image.Love the background papers.

Luv CHRISSYxx

Debbie said...

Hi Nic...beautiful card. Love the image and the greens look wonderful.
Debbie x

louise said...

Gorgeous Coops
Louise xx

Fluffles said...

Stunning card Nic, not seen that stamp before but she, & your card are gorgeous, Jx

Dodici said...

Fantastic card.Great colouring again,love the green colour and the bunting is gorgeous.xxx

Julie said...

Stunning card. Nic! Love the colours and papers and the bunting looks fab! Juliexx

Jackie said...

Fantastic card, I love all that green and the bunting is great :o)
Jackie xx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

A fantastic card.

I really love your image .. .. and that funky bunting. .. .. lots of hearts too LOL!!!

I have only just noticed the reflections underneath your cards .. .. it gives a great look.

Happy new hair day!!!

Love Jules xx

Curlybear said...

Wow this is a wonderful creation, beautiful colour theme and image , its just perfect for our challenge this week,

thank you so much for joining us at the Crafty Catz Challenge 99 Monochromatic and we hope you stop by next week and join in with the fun,

I also have some calorie free candy if you are interested

Good Luck with the challenge,
Hugs Bridget :0) x

Crafty Catz DT

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous card Nic.
luv
Debby

pinky said...

Love the greens and how you used the raffia. Gorgeous card. Good luck with the hair doo!!

sandy's crafty bits said...

ooo super little card ... love the green ... love the image and love the bunting ... happy crafting and love sandy xx ... ps hows the hair !!!!!

CraftygasheadZo said...

Gorgeous, Coops. Love the zingy colours. Zo xx

craftymum said...

Hi Nic
super card. I LOVE the colour!!!!!
hugs sarah x

Paper Pixie Handmade Cards said...

Gorgeous card Coops love the colours K xx

Lee said...

WOW,WOW,WOWSER.I think i like it Lol.Fantastic card,adore that image,fab colours,gorg papers n design.Hugs xxx

Margarets designer cards said...

Ni Nic,
Gorgeous card, very unusual colour for christmas but I like it.
So glad little man enjoyed this first day at school.
Margaret

Violets Corner said...

Gorgeous card, love your colouring.

I like your card for the Cupcakes too :)

Hugs
Maarit

Wendy said...

Fabulous card Coop's,gorgeous image and the greens look stunning.
Wendy xx

sweet said...

I love all the GREEN!!! Beautiful cards Coops!

Pam said...

Stunning Coops. I just love all the green & the image is just fab!! I love how you have coloured her!!

lindyloo said...

stunning your colouring is super thanks for playing along with us at the crafty catz linda x

Rebekah said...

Gorgeous sassy image Nic and all so fab in green, hope the hair is looking fab! Hugs Rebekah x

Deb said...

gorgeous card Coops, love the image and the colour is fabulous!
Have a great day, happy crafting, Debxx

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie this is gorgeous love this image, fab colours too, Stunning work big hugs pops x x x

Heike said...

Wow, your card is wonderful. The image is so sweet.
Thanks for joining us at Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Challenges and good luck.

Hugs
Heike

Jennifer said...

Striking Nic. Loving the colours and colouring xx Jenny xx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Nic
A gorgeous card love the colour's and image is fabby thankyou for joining us this wek at CraftyCatz
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Faye said...

Hi Coops, this is gorgeous. I love the colours and the perfect papers too. Thanks for playing at Sketch Saturday this week and good luck. x

Cazza said...

This is gorgeous Coops, what a fab colour combo and I love that stamp! Can you believe I don't actually own ANY sassys, shocking isn't it!!
Thanks for joining us this week over at Sketch Saturday too!! :o)
xxx

Penni said...

Wow super card - I love the shades of green you've used and the bunting is fabulous.

Thanks for playing along at Whimsy this week.

Hugs
Penni
X

Delphine said...

Your card is so beautiful, Coops! Fantastic colours and colouring, gorgeous papers and I love the bunting! Hugs Delphine xx

Arline said...

Love the green colour hun...fab image too!x

xxxtglxxx said...

One of the best christmas cards I have seen. Love the contemporary twist on the colours, the banners look fab and amazing colouring! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

Andrea C said...

Very very cool card loving the bunting x

melsanford said...

Fab card! Love all the green and the bunting :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx