Thursday, 5 January 2012

falling in love

Good evening all.i hope you are all well.my living room now looks sparkly fresh and smells lovely.there is just one corner to do and that is the tv corner.the tv took a long time to save up for so i need hubbys help to move it so i can get to the wall and dado etc behind it.
apsrt from that it looks so much better and brighter.
right on to my card which i have really enjoyed making as all my corner is now tidy and organized ;D
i am entering my card into the following challenges:
1.crafters companion challege - challenge 20 - love is in the air.
2.sketch n stash challenge - challenge 78 - michelles sketch (new is the image, everything else from stash)
3.tiddlyinks challenge - challenge 77 - celebration ( i think this could work as a wedding/engagement/annivesary card)
4.the paper shelter challenge - challenge 45 - anything goes
5.cute card thursday challenge - challenge 198 - whats new (new image)

products used are:
cream pearl card
kaisercraft paper - vintage timeless
go create circle dies
yummy roses i won from the lovely pops
pearls from stash
distress ink - vintage photo
tim hotz distress tool
digi doodles sentiment
tiddlyinks digital stamp - forever vampires
promarkers and flexmarkers

promarkers and flexmarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon
antique white,sandstone,caramel.umber
nutmeg,auburn.umber
vanilla,mustard,raw sienna
champagne.pastel beige,khaki

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

after my spring clean i am now behind in my commenting.i will catch up with you all tomorrow now when i finish work.xx

84 comments:

Janette said...

Evening Nic, glad you got all your cleaning done, it does feel great when it's all sparkly again....
Your card is just gorgeous, love the paper and embellies and what a fab image.xxx

Sheila said...

Wow fab image Nic and such a gorgeous card. Loving your energy for Spring Cleaning already! Making me feel guilty you are ha ha!! Suppose I better start mine very soon too - so badly needed now the decs are down - where does that darn dust come from he he??!! Take care my lovely, Sheila:)X

angelwhispers said...

My word Coops this is just beautiful I love the colouring its just amazing I love it!! Chanelle xxx

downrightcrafty said...

oh love a little vintage but a little vintage beautifully coloured with a fabulous sentiment and vampires is out of this world
Hugs Kate xx:)

Denise and Louise said...

Coops this is stunning - I adore this Tiddlyinks image but did not buy it because he is a vamp and I could not think what to use it for!!!! It works so well as a wedding card though. I love it.
Our theme this week over at The Pixie Cottage is monochromatic and this would be a great entry.
Hugs
Denise xx

http://thepixiecottage.blogspot.com/

annies place said...

Well done sorting out so quickly & managing a card, the colours are terrific.
Ann x

pinky said...

Stunning card Coops, love the colour tones and great sentiment. Why not enter it in Crafts4Eternity which is use a quote this week.
Well done on all that housework.
Pinky

Christine said...

Hi Nic Happy New Year..when you finished just hop onto a train & DO for me..plz..lol awww how great is this vintage feel creation..such detailed colouring defo works for me.

smiles Christine x

Sarah said...

Oh wow, Nic, this is just out and out amazing! Love the colours and the image is wonderful.

I did a bit of spring cleaning as well when we put our decs away.
It just looks so bare without the decs doesn't it - made me feel that the house need a bit of a clean.

Sarah

Deb said...

beautiful card, so love that fabulous image!
Many thanks for joining in the first Cute Card Thursday challenge of 2012!
Happy crafting, Debxx

Flowergirl said...

This is gorgeous, I have this image but not used it yet! You've given me some great inspiration x
Wendy x

CraftyC said...

Gorgeous card Nic, fantastic colours. Hope you get everything sorted out and can breathe a sigh of relief!
Clairexx

Julie said...

so sweet, love the colour scheme.

Liz's creative corner said...

Wow hun this is beautiful, love the colouring and design, the verse is gorgeous too, hugs Liz xx

jules said...

gorgeous card and lovely image!!

gina g said...

Gorgeous card Nic i love the image great colours too. luv gina xx

Rosietoes said...

I wish I had your energy Coops. Well done on getting the cleaning and tidying up to date. :)

Magnificent card - adore it, wonderful image and superb colouring.

Edna x

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Coops, fabulous image and love the colour.
Wendy xx

nnalorac said...

Ooo, a real stunner coops, gorgeous colours and colouring, love it. Carolxx

Debs M said...

fabby card, love the sepia and the vampires of course!! x

Aunty Sue said...

brilliant card nic love the folds on her dress. Fangs for sharing. lol

*Jellie* said...

I've run out of ways to comment on your cards! They are always stunning, well laid out, beautifully coloured, great combinations of elements. Wow!
Can't believe everything you've done today- you put me to shame!

Rebekah said...

You have been busy Nic you can come round and do mine if you like lol! I seriously need to get into the cleaning thing. I just love this TI image and love how you have made this vintage style just beautiful hugs Rebekah xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A stunning card Nic - amazing colouring and a great sentiment too. Hugs Sarahxx

Marie-Louise said...

Great card. Love the colour and the colouring.

Cazza said...

So pretty Coops!
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

Creations by Shirl said...

Loving those color/combos - way to go you always have just the perfect matches on every card..... Awesome Coops - you always rock!!!!!

Lorraine said...

hiya hun hope you had a fab holiday i love this card its stunning the colouring is fabtastic sweetie xx

Stephanie aka Nerdette said...

Oh my gosh, love the gold sparkle around the circle mats, so gorgeous. Love the monochromatic scheme, so classy looking.

Thanks for joining the Tiddly Inks - Celebration Challenge and good luck!

Chrissy said...

Very romantic, vintage, and beautiful card..although he is going to chomp on her neck...I can see those tiny teeth...brilliant colouring, love the colour of his hair..and her dress...beautiful work Coops...

Luv CHRISSYxx

Cor* said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE the colors. Monotoney feel is treemendous! Perfectly distressed & colored! Glad your house is almost all sparkly clean!

Kathleen said...

Ooh fab card Coops, really stunning colouring.
I think there must have been something in the air today as I had a major all clearout of my craft cupboard and desk, it started with me losing a stamp and it just snowballed!!
Now I have a lovely tidy cupboard and desk but! I will struggle to find stuff now as I dont do tidy!! Lol
Luv n hugs Kat xx

Maria said...

Stunning card Coops!!!!!
Hugs,

Maria

xxxtglxxx said...

What an utterly gorgeous image Nic! :) Stunning.

Love the colours and inky edges, its just beautiful.

Glad everything is looking sparkly and clean - a great way to start the new year. I took my decs down tonight and the house feels so bare!

Wishing you and all the family a fabulous new year!

hugs

xxalisonxx

June Nelson said...

Its gorgeous Coops and I love how you have done those pleats and your colour combo. My lving room needs decorating if you wanna come and do it lol xxxxxxxxxxx

Jackie said...

Oh wow, stunning card and colouring :o)
Jackie xx

PAC CHARITY CARDS said...

Fantastic card Coops

Stefanie said...

Such a sweat card. Love your image. Your colouring is stunning as always!

X Stefanie

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Wow you're very thorough, I just had a good dust and hoover once the tree was down. Fab card, love the colour scheme and that image is so sweet until you see their teeth, lol!

Alessandra said...

lovely! his teeth are cute :o)
Hugs, Alessandra

Dodici said...

Stunning card,hun!Love the sentiment!x

catherine said...

love this card and the colours are gorgeous
x catherine

Inkypinkydelights said...

Your colouring, as always is amazing!!!! Love the card Nic! Judy x

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, this is just STUNNING wow, thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks this time hugs pops x

SoniaW said...

I have the day off today and i feel inspired to give my house a realy good clean now!!! I was going to work on a card but that will have to wait until tonight now!!! Love the card, not so sure about the fangs but the colours are fab!!!!

Mary J said...

Wow, this is so beautifully coloured coops! Gorgeous colour combo too!

Christine L said...

Your card is sooooooo gorgeous Nic... but I so wish you hadn't told me they were vampires!!!

Glad you have a nice tidy room... unlike mine... hehe
Hugs
Christine x

Rachael said...

Beautiful card Coops! Love the colours! Wish I had the motivation to clean that thoroughly lol!!! Rach xx

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

WOW . . . just LOVE how you coloured this one. It's fantastic. xxx

Mad Moose said...

Stunning! really beautiful card and I love the sepia tones. x

Joey said...

Coops this is truly stunning, your colouring is fantastico, thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks. Joey x

Sue said...

Hi Nic,what a fabulous card.Love your Vampire image.
Hugs Sue xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

An absolutely beautiful card Coop's I liike everything about it!
Kevin xx

Arabella said...

This is totally gorgeous Coops! I love your colouring and the colours you have used are perfection! Stunning!

Thank you for joining in the Celebration challenge at Tiddly Inks!

Arabella

Katina said...

Hi Nic, this is such a stunning card!! xx

Shazza said...

beautiful card, love how you did the folds of the dress, I need lessons :-)
x

~ Ali ~ said...

Simply stunning!!

Thanks for joining in the Crafter's Companion Challenge this month.

Happy New Year

Ali x

~@ngie~ said...

WOW... absolutely stunning Nic.... I love the colours & as always your distressing is perfect... I LOVE THAT IMAGE!!! am gonna have to see about investing in that LOLOL ;)

Thank you for joining in with us over at Sketch N Stash... Happy New Year & good luck :)

love n hugz Angie xXx

Sarah said...

Wow, simply stunning, gorgeous papers and image, love the colours and colouring xxx

Sue said...

Wow! this is Stunning Coops! I love the image and the monochromatic theme. Awesome colouring and love the papers and delish roses. Really gorgeous card!
Hope you have a lovely evening!
Hugs Sue xx

Little K Smith said...

Aaawww this is just gorgeous Coops! I LOVE the image and the colours tones are perfect and I love the fab layout too! Just perfect work!
Have a lovely weekend :)
Kelly.x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

WOW! You never fail to amaze me! This is so stunningly beautiful. LOVE the monochromatic look and the image is beautifully coloured. Wonderful design
Lindsay xx

Julie said...

Wow, love the sepia tones - wonderful! Juliexx

Larissa said...

Very pretty card! Your colouring is really amazing. Love the dress. The sentiment is so pretty. Thanks for joining us at the Tiddly inks challenge.

Hugs,
Larissa

creativchen said...

Dear Coops, soooo beautiful DONE! The combination with color and paper and the Roses. I love it!!! Many thanks for your Inspirations. A big Hug from Marina

Samantha Ball - aka (Craftychick74) said...

Your card is absolutely stunning and your colouring is sensational as usual.

I love your work!!

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

Christy/Tiddly Inks said...

Wow!! What a lovely color scheme and card....striking!
XOXO
Christy

Julie said...

Wow! Such a beautiful card and gorgeous image! Thank you for joining us at Cute Card Thursday. Have a great week!

Julie

Loopylou. said...

omg coops I have died and gone to heaven hun because this is just soooo delicious!
the colours are stunning ( had to add them to my shopping list for my friends craft shop today!!:) and I just adore it all!!
thankyou so much for sharing it with us over on the tiddly inks challenge blog
hugs Lou xxx

Chrissie said...

Well Coops, I think I'm in love with this card, it's just so beautiful!
I love the sepia look you've given it and your colouring is superb sweetie.
Warm wishes for a very happy 2012 and well done on your house decorating (do you want to come and do mine now?)
Thanks for joining in with Sketch N Stash.
lol Chrissie xx

Andrea C said...

Absolutely fabulous and luscious card x

Nannieflash said...

Fabulous card love your image, colouring and card design. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxx

Feebsy said...

I've got to say that this card is totally stunning Nic, I saw it the day you posted it but didn't feel well enough to comment but knew I should come back and do so.

Your colouring is wonderful, I love the monochrome look you've created, it's beautiful and the overall look of the card is amaxing. I'm sure anyone who received this card would cherish it.

Feebsy
xx

Donna Mosley said...

WOW!!!! Nic, this is gobsmackingly gorgeous hun. Your colouring is stunning and I love the inked and sparkled edges. It's all so beautiful.

Donna x

Juls said...

beautiful and romantic! Love the soft colours!! Hugs Juls

Delphine said...

WOW, WOW, WOW... I love what you have done with this TI image, your choice of sepia colours is fantastic, gorgeous colouring and fab distressing! Beautiful layout too! Hugs Delphine xx

Marlena Peduzzi said...

your card is spectacular! What a great distressed look! Thanks so much for joining us at tiddly Inks!

mylittlecardstudio.blogspot.com said...

Your card is absolutely stunning, the coloring is fabulous. Your cards are an inspiration. I am your newest follower. best wishes, Jill

coldwaters2 said...

Stupendous creation Nic, I love all your work but now and again one seems to appeal to me just that little bit more and this one does that. The colours and vintage style are so my favourites, that image, the papers, and that sentiment, wow, it is breathtaking.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Michelle said...

What a stunning card. Love the colours and image, your colouring is amazing.

Thanks for joining in with my sketch and Sketch N Stash this fortnight.
Michelle x

Amanda R said...

Gorgeous Coops! I love the vintage look of the card and the little pearl accents are a great touch. Thanks for joining in this week at Tiddly Inks!

Karina said...

Wow Nic, this card is gorgeous! Love this image.. just got it as well few days ago... and what you did whit it.
Hugs, Karina

Andie's Space said...

Hi Nic,
This is stunning. I love the image. Your colouring is fab & the vintage, sepia looks gorgeous. It's so romantic. The sentiment is lovely too. Thanks for joining us at Sketch & Stash.
Hugs,
Andie xx

Marcea said...

Thankyou so much for taking part in our challenge at Crafter's Companion with this beautiful card Nic. Really gorgeous details and colours - fab colouring too hun, really beautiful

-x-