Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I am off to work soon once my Mum and Stepdad arrive as they are taking my laddo to school for me as hubby is at work too.
So something a little away from my normal style today.
This is a card i was asked to make and the information i had to work with were, 40th, special friend, the name, modern, hot pink and black colours and a cocktail glass!!
I feel so pleased that this one is now done and has gone ready to be handed over to the buyer, i just hope they like it.
I am entering this card into the following challenges:
1.Delicious Doodles - Challenge 73 - diecuts/and or punches (diecut cocktail glass)
2.Catch The Bug Challenge - February anything goes challenge
3.Challenges 4 Everybody - Challenge 38 - Anything goes
4.One Stitch at a time Challenge - Challenge 198 - Anything goes
7.Papertake Weekly Challenge - Anything goes

Products used are:
Black mirror card
Black glitter card
Papers are from my local craft shop
Sizzix cocktail glass die
Sentiment were done on my pc (scriptina font)

 the main bit.
The inside of the card with another cocktail glass.

and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot :D
Hugs Nic.


aussie aNNie said...

And so you should feel proud of this card, it's stunning and the colours are wow factor, just wow..xx

Claire said...

This is a very sophisticated card Nic - absolutely adore those colours. Hugs, Claire x

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the glass and

Sue said...

WOW! This is fabulous Nic. I love the colours and papers and wonderful design.
hugs Sue xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Oh wow Nic I would love this if it were given to me! Fabulous colours and love the cocktail glass! Susan x

Michelle said...

This is so stunning Nic - even though it's away from your usual style it looks amazing. Love the black and hot pink combo!
Also, I wanted to say a big thank you for mentioning Brandon over at Passion for Pro-Markers. It made my day and I can't wait to show it to him - I've left a comment over there too :0) Michelle x

Lau W said...

Oh great card with super colors ! Great challenge !

Anonymous said...

Fab card Nic! sure is Girly with the colour combo! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Nic. Fab colours and design, and it fits your brief perfectly
Lorraine x

Jackie said...

Fabulous card, you have certainly covered the criteria :o)
Jackie xx

Viv's Visuals said...

Wonderfully decadent colour scheme Coops - perfect!

Christine L said...

Well you've fulfilled every bit of the 'wants'... and it looks fabulous...I bet it will be treasured by the recipient!

Christine x

Desire Fourie said...

Oh wow this is so classy and chic with loads of drama. Love the dramatic pink and black.
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Wow Nic - that really was a challenge, but the result is stunning! Love the dramatic black and hot pink - absolutely fabulous!

Hugs, Sylvia xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Cheers to the birthday girl! Wow beautiful card Coops!

JoanieMc said...

Lovely card. I like that the inside is finished too! Nice design. Thanks for joining Challenges 4 Everybody.


Sue said...

Beautiful card and colour Nic I just bet this card will be loved.
Hugs Sue xx

heidy said...

Stunning card Nic!!
XXX Heidy

Chrissy said...

Fabulous Coops...I love the colours,so classy,and love the cocktail glass..superb card.


Sandra H said...

Gorgeous is your card Coops x

Judy Corner said...

This is great Nic. Love it! Judy x

Emma Dawson said...

I really love the black, pink and sparkle together, they look really elegant.

Emma x

Jude said...

Fabulous card Coops, love the black and hot pink and the champagne glass with the little crystals!
Jude x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

You have met the requirement perfectly, definitely hot pink. Thanks for telling us the font, that is fab, must see of I have that one

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie, I love your creation, fabulous as always hugs Pops x x

Josephine said...

Beautiful - really opulent card with all that shine!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week and good luck!

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning card Nic, love it!

Donna x

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning card Nic, love it!

Donna x

susiestacey said...

Great card and fits the remit perfectly - l always find cards to order the hardest x Susan x

Louise said...

Very glam and loving the colour combo
Hugs louise xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Wonderful card Coop's I like the design and the colours.
Kevin xx

Marlene Atkinson said...

A gorgeous card Nic, I love the design and colours. Marlene

Avril Ann said...

WOW Coops, I think you managed to cover all the needs of your customer, stunning card hun, thank you for playing along with us at Delicious Doodles this week, good luck hun xxx

Avril Ann said...

WOW Coops, I think you managed to cover all the needs of your customer, stunning card hun, thank you for playing along with us at Delicious Doodles this week, good luck hun xxx

crafty-stamper said...

stunning card love the colours and the cocktail glass
carol x

Donna said...

Absolutely stunning Nic and so elegant in black and pink :) Donna ♥ x

Grenouille Greetings said...

Wow, Nic, what a fabulous flashy creation. It's certainly going to stand out on the mantel piece! A stunner! And thank you for playing along with us at Sketch Saturday this week, of course. Hugs, Lesley

Ingrid Mason said...

Nic, had I asked you to create this card to the given 'brief' I would be thrilled with your interpretation and would be so excited about giving the card to my friend. This is a card of class and elegance that retains the youth and fun of turning 40. I hope that you can now enjoy enjoy all that you have accomplished in this stunning card.

Thank you for sharing this lovely card in our challenge this week. Ingrid xx ( OSAAT Team )

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

This is a bit sassy, innit! X

Shell B. said...

Fabulously done card for what little bit of info you had to go on, & great design!

Good to see you join us for the One Stitch At A Time Challenge, hope to see you come back soon!
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Shell in Alaska ~ OSAAT DT ~

Min said...

Lovin' all the flash & bling!
Thanks for playing along with us this week for the Anything Goes Catch The Bug Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps!
Be sure to check out The Bug Blog for our new Love Challenge that starts today! We hope you’ll play along!
Hugs & Happy Days!
~Min: Bugaboo Asst DT Coordinator
Kaymin Kreations

Margaret said...

Stunning! Great layout. Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week. Good luck! Maggie (OSAAT DT)

nwilliams6 said...

Love the sparkle, papers, colors, and drink! Fun, fun, fun! Hugz!

Amy Andrade said...

What a fun card and a great design! Thank you for sharing with us at Tip Top Tuesday. Amy A., DT

Sarah said...

Very different from your usual style and colours but it's gorgeous and fits the brief perfectly x