Friday, 11 January 2013

Blue braid

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.A lazy day yesterday, out for breakfast then all the washing and drying done.Hubby had a sort out in the spare room, i nearly fainted when i got back and he wasn`t on his xbox.lol
My yummy candy i won from the lovely Alison arrived too so i just had to have a play with some of the goodies.
I am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.Cupcake Craft Challenge - Challenge 224 - January Blues
2.Inky Chicks Challenge - Challenge 1 - Anything Goes
3.Sweet Sketch Wednesday Challenge - Challenge 189
4.Cute Card Thursday Challenge - Challenge 251 - Beat the Blues
5.Southern Girls Challenge - Challenge 60 - Thank you kindly
6.CRAFT Challenge - Challenge 189 - Colour combo

Products used are:
Navy card
Basic grey paper
Prima papee - Nature garden
Spelbinders floral oval die
Cheery Lynn - Anastasia border die
Blue Pearls
Blue Roses
Sitckles - waterfall
Inklyicious sentiment
Pro/Flexmarkers
 
Pro/Flexmarkers used are:
Blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon,warm grey 4
Dolphin blue,cloud blue,cadet,midnight,navy
 
And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, means a lot ;D
Hugs Nic.xx

78 comments:

Susan Flynn said...

An absolute stunner Nic! I really love this image and you have done her proud. Love the way you have put your pearls on too! x

Debs said...

This is so beautiful Coops - love the image and her fab blue hair and the pearls and flowers round the gorgeous Spellbinders die are perfect.
Have a fab day.
Debs xx

downrightcrafty said...

Beautiful colouring on this one and set of really well with the black
Hugs Kate xx

nnalorac said...

Just so beautiful Nic, so pretty in blue and loving the DP's go beautifully. Carolxx

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Gorgeous card Nic love the image and beautiful colour's you have used have a lovely weekend
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Margot-craftcorner said...

Lovely card:)beautiful colours:)

Pop's Cards said...

Good Morning sweetie, this is just fabulous hugs Pops x x x

Sue said...

Ooh this is gorgeous Coops! what a fab image and your colouring is beautiful. Love the frame detail and the scrummy roses and pearls… it's a stunning card! :-)
Hope you have a good day!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Marie-Louise said...

Gorgeous.

Christine L said...

Hi Nic

Glad you had a nice relaxing day!! Stunning card... always love that ADFD image.... and in the blues it looks fantastic!

Hugs
Christine x

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous ,love the image and fab colours.xxx

sassy said...

wow nic...this is stunning love the colour looks quite dramatic and super perfect have a great weekend hunnie hugs sassyxxxxxxxxxxx

Dodici said...

Gorgeous card,Coops,really beautiful!
xxx

Shelly said...

Hi coops, wow what a beautiful card! Great blue tones and the blue hair is fabulous! Love it! All the Best for 2013, Shelly x

Janice said...

What a beauty, I so love this image, now, hadn't really taken note of it till I saw your wonderful card, and here's me trying not to spend! Jx

Lorraine said...

That's great Coops. I love all that distressing.

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

This is a beautiful card Coops love that blue

jacqui x

Heide said...

This is such a beautiful image( it is the same one I used). Your coloring is stunning as well as all your flowers. Super card. Happy to have you with us at SSW.
Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

Whisper said...

Simply gorgeous hun, Luv Sam x

Crafty Chris said...

Absolutely stunning Nic luv the whole design.
Chris x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is stunning Nic. I love that image and the colours and details are gorgeous

Hugs Sue

McCrafty's Cards said...

Stunning card Coop's I like the image fabulous colouring and I like the way you framed her.
kevin xx

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...

So pretty nic!!!

mulberry station said...

Absolutely stunning. I love every little detail of your card! Thanks for joining us.
Nancy SSW-DT

Deb said...

wow,this is totally stunning, love the colouring!
Many thanks for joining in the
♥Cute Card Thursday Challenge♥
this week! Have a great weekend ♥Debxx

Alyce said...

oh wow this is gorgeous coops! the blues are just so pretty and i love the frame and the embellies around it :) simply stunning :)

Jane said...

Oooooooo Coops she looks gorgeous with blue hair xx

Donna Mosley said...

Beautiful card Nic, gorgeous image and colours. Stunning colouring.

Donna x

Marilyn said...

Absolutely gorgeous Nic and I love the colours! I think what I am in awe the most about your work is how you embrace colour... you aren't afraid of it and you always make it work!

Boxofcolours said...

Oh if only my hair were that long! Beautiful work as always Nic.
Hugs
Jane

Creations by Shirl said...

Simply gorgeous Coops!

Joanna said...

Wow, who'da thunk blue hair would be that stunning! Your card is gorgeous! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Anita said...

so stunning and beautifully colored as always. love the blue colors.

Inkypinkydelights said...

Fabulous as always Nic! Lovke it! Judy x

Mau xx said...

Stunning!! your colouring is excellent as always.xxxx
Hugs Mau xx

Jacqueline said...

Hi,this is wonderful,what a fab colour combinations ,great layout and design.Jacqueline.S

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Another gorgeous card Nic.
Sue x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Love this image and gorgeous colour choice. I have a little candy on offer x

Lorraine said...

Stunning card Nic. Love the image and gorgeous colours.
Lorraine x

Faye said...

I always love your Daisy cards, and this one is a beauty. Have a great weekend Coops. X

Crafty Lark said...

Beautiful card. Love the design and colouring. xx Flora

Sandra H said...

Absolutely stunning card Coops and the colouring and colour is gorgeous!! x

Lou said...

Hi! such a pretty card Coops,gorgeous image and love the colours- detail too.
hugs Lou.xx

Martinas Welt said...

I simply love this image!!!! And it is in blue as beautiful as in other colourations! Again a fantastic card, hun!
Martina

Linda Anderson said...

Wowza, this certainly is one gorgeous card! Love your image in blue, and those flowers are beautiful. Thanks for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Linda

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A gorgeous card Nic. I love this image and your amazing colouring she looks totally stunning in blue.

Hugs Sarahxx

crafty-stamper said...

Beautiful card and love this image love the die-cut frame
carol x

pinky said...

Gorgeous card Nic, I love when you distress the edges like that.

susiestacey said...

WOW Stunning x Susan x

Betty said...

So beautiful Nic love the image and the colour
Bettyxxx

Wendy said...

Totally stunning Coops, love the way you have added the pearls and flowers, so pretty.
Hope you have a great weekend.
Hugs Wendy xx

Elaine said...

Gorgeous card Nic.
Love your colouring..her blue hair is awesome!!
perfectly embellished as always.

(spent my day doing all the washing/drying and ironing, see my halo shine!)

Big hugs
Elaine xx

Rachel x said...

Hi Coops :)
This is just so gorgeous- I love the colours and the navy card works so well... need to get me that digi!! Lol
hug, Rachel x

Little K Smith said...

Oh such a stunning creation Nic! I love this image and you've coloured her beautifully! I love the dies too, pretty flowers and a fab layout!
Kelly.x

Juls said...

wow!! utterly stunning!! hugs Juls

Loopylou. said...

swoon that is just a delight to peek in on hun, I love the blingy birdies
huge hugs Lou xxxx

Natali said...

Absolutely gorgeous card!!!! Amazing colours choice and details.
Hugs
Natali

sandy's crafty bits said...

hi nic ... super little card ... love that little image she is beautiful ... and love the colours ... well done hope you have a great weekend ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Lyndsey Turner said...

This is stunning Nic, love the gorgoeus image and the colouring is fabulous. Great layout and love the papers and colours xx

Alessandra said...

Everytime thast I see this image, it touches my soul, don't know why. I therefore just love your card!
Hugs, Alessandra

Delphine said...

Your card is gorgeous, Nic! I so love your image, gorgeous layout and embellies too! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck hun:)! BIG hugs Delphine xx

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Nic, what can I say about this awesome creation, I think I have said this before but the beauty of your work just makes me at a loss for words, your talent and expertise is out of this world, I am in awe of your creativity, this is heavenly, that image, the die cut frame, papers and embellishments are priceless.
hugs
lorraine x

Katina said...

Wow!!! Stunning! Such a dramatic colour scheme.
xx

Holly Gwilliams said...

Nic, I love your colouring on this gorgeous image. The colours you have used on this card are simply amazing and I for one would be extremely happy if I received this card. Thanks for joining us at SSW this week. Holly x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

So breathtakingly beautiful I love this image and your colouring is amazing
Lindsay xx

Grenouille Greetings said...

Oooooh I just used this image. Isn't she divine! I love her in blue! Fabulous framing too! hugs, Lesley

Sally Dube said...

Love Monochromatic cards - so very beautiful!! Also love your embellishments - gorgeous!! So glad you played along with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.
Blessings to you Nic!!
Sally SSW-DT

Samantha said...

Just perfect colouring and love the colours and LO tooo! hugs me xx

kay said...

totally gorgeous,x

Saskia Pullen said...

Lovely card.
Good luck in the draw by C.R.A.F.T.

DT member
Saskia

Olivia said...

Never thought of these two colors together! Great job.

Krafty Kows said...

Stunning card. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT this week. Jeanette

xxxtglxxx said...

Gorgeous! :) Love the blue pearls and flowers. Really magical feel to this Nic :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

sari said...

Absolutly beautiful! Love the soft colors and sweet details! Thanks for joining us over at Cupcake Craft Challenge this week! Good luck! Hugs and sunshine

Sarah said...

Wow this is gorgeous, just love her hair x

Sharon Basel said...

Absolutely stunning card! I love the effect of your coloring in all blue shades - just amazing the look you achieved. Gorgeous embellishments and distressing. One fabulous card that goes in my personal favorites folder! So glad to have you join us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
Sharon, SSW-DT

jean said...

WOW, what can I say, beautiful image and stunning colours, love how the blue and black work together xx

Gemma said...

beautiful creation, loving the unusual hair colour :) x