Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Crafts and Me - Anything goes

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
I had a lazy day yesterday and i plan on another lazy day today too :D
We have a new challenge for you this morning at the Crafts and Me Challenge and Inspiration blog.
Our theme this month is `Anything Goes`, perfect eh :D

The Prizes for this Month's Challenge are

£10 voucher from the Crafts and Me Store


For a second prize, these beautiful digi papers remaining from Ch#145:

Two of Michele Roo's new release digital design sets of your choice

*New*Caitlin Digi Paper, Insert & Element Set *New*Love and Romance Digi Paper, Insert & Element Set


Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1.As You Like It Challenge - Fav 3D texture and why - it has got to be flowers, of any kind, lace and pearls and my distressed edges give fab texture too.i love any pretty embellies i think they help to soften and frame you focal image/sentiment.
2.Natalie and Amy Challenge - Challenge 18 - Flowers
3.Crafty Catz Challenge - Challenge 220 - Anything goes
4.Hobbyhouse Challenge - Buttons (hobbyhouse roses used)
5.ABC Challenge - G is for Girly
6.Just Inspirational Challenge - March Monthly Challenge - Anything goes
7.Eclectic Ellapu Challenge - Vintage
8.613 Avenue Create Challenge - Challenge 61 - Anything goes


Products used are:
Cream card
Distress tool
Doily
Twine
Lace
Buttons 
Hobbyhouse roses
Cheery Lynn fanciful flourish dies - mini and tiny
Pearls

A close up of the beautiful image which i have printed onto photo card.

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


51 comments:

susiestacey said...

Stunning card Nic and these are the most gorgeous vintage photo's x Susan x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

What a beautiful image and perfectly framed too, gorgeous amke

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Stunning card and gorgeous layout, A beautiful image with lovely flowers, truly a stunning card.
Margaret

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous card :o)
Jackie xx

Gibmiss said...

Hi Coops
Another stunning card.... Love the image .... Gorgeous card....
Hugs Sylvie xx

Sue said...

This is stunning Nic, such a beautiful image for Mother's day. I love the papers and gorgeous detailing too.
hugs Sue xx

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the fab image and details.xxx

Ella's Design said...

This is so pretty, Nic! Love the soft, vintage feel and gorgeous flowers, framing that stunning picture beautifully! The buttons in with the flowers are a lovely touch too! Hugs, Lisa x

Sharon said...

Wow, stunning Coops. I love the vintage image and the papers and embellishments are gorgeous.
Enjoy your lazy day, that is exactly what I am doing today. Good chance to catch up with the blog world.
Have a lovely week.
Hugs Sharon. x

Lau W said...

Oh gorgeous card, so pretty, love all the flowers !
xxx

Whisper said...

Absolutely devine hun, luv Sam x

kay said...

Beautiful card x

Elaine Stark said...

Beautiful vintage. Elaine

Marlene Atkinson said...

This is stunning Nic, gorgeous image and I love all the embellishments. Marlene

Nannieflash said...

Beautiful card and I love the layers and design. Thanks for joining us at ABC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

heidy said...

Gorgeous as always Nic!!
XXX Heidy

Debs said...

Totally beautiful in every detail.
Debs xx

Sheena Mckee said...

What a work of art,my mum would love this for mothers day,love the image, all the layers and flowers thank you for joining in with us just inspirational and good luck

Edie said...

Really lovely Vintage Mother's Day card. Beautiful floral arrangement. I know this will be received well. 613 Avenue Create is very pleased you chose to share it with us.

Creations by Shirl said...

Classy and sassy card.... Love that vintage flair!

Judy Corner said...

This is a real beauty Nic. I love how you include the buttons in with the flowers. Judy x

Donna Mosley said...

WOW! Nic, this is so amazing. Love the gorgeous design and verrrrry scrummy flowers. The vintage image is so beautiful too hun.

Donna x

Chrissy said...

A stunning card Coops..I love the gorgeous image and papers and the beautiful flowers...gorgeous.

luv CHRISSYxx

Lorraine said...

A beautiful card Nic. I love the vintage image and all the pretty flowers
Lorraine x

Liz's creative corner said...

Hi hun, this is so gorgeous, loving the layout and flower detail, hugs Liz xx

Chana said...

Coops, this is just fabulous, like all your work! It is romantic and well organized. Thanks for leaving this in our mailbox here at 613 Avenue Create!
Hugz,
Chana

Kate at the Hobby House said...

utterly gorgeous as always and such pretty integration of those buttons, thank you for mentioning the Hobby House products used and for joining us again for our challenge
Hugs Kate xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A beautiful card Nic, gorgeous vintage photo and stunning flowers. Susan xx

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Gorgeous card Nic.
Sue x

Deb said...

wow, this is so beautiful Nic, love it!
Debxx

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Nic this is breathtaking, you have used your magic touch and designed this to perfection, that image, the flowers and vintage style are such a joy to see.
hugs
lorraine x

Lozzy T said...

What beautiful card for Mothers Day Nic, gorgeous image and love the flowers and colours..Hugs Lozzy xx

Wishcraft said...

Lovely image and details, this is so pretty hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

Nic as usual a fantastic card, love the image and layout. Alison xxx

aussie aNNie said...

Nic this is just beautiful...you are so talented and those flowers really pop out and look beautiful.xx

Denise Goeldner said...

Love the vintage look, so elegant, beautifully done hugs xx

Linda Compton said...

Beautiful Vintage colors and picture.

Marilyn said...

Wow... what a fabulous card and I love that image... going to go look at it now and will probably buy it.
Fabulous vintage and nostalgic card.. and beautiful too!

Christine L said...

Beautifully vintage and absolutely gorgeous Nic!

Hugs
Christine x

crafty-stamper said...

gorgeous card love the vintage image and all the gorgeous flowers
carol x

Emz said...

Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at The ABC Challenge for our 'G is for Girls' xx

tilly's crafts said...

stunning vintage card. Thanks for joining us at CraftyCatz! Kim x

Elaine aka Ellapu said...

This is absolutely gorgeous. thank you for sharing over at Eclectic Ellapu this week.
Hugz Ellapu x

PaperDaisies said...

What a stunning Mothers Day card. It looks stunning. Thank you for joining us over at Crafty Catz. Hugs Nina

Mojca said...

Oh this looks so beautiful! Thank you for joining us at As You Like It Challenge. hugs! MOjca

Elaine said...

Beautiful x

Pami said...

Another stunning card! I love the use of the buttons amongst the flowers, so so pretty! Thanks for joining in again with us at the Hobby House, good luck hon! Pami x

Samantha said...

Gorgeous card hunny I LOVE the buttons here and there too! so pretty! Thanks for joining in with our challenge at As You Like It,
hugs Samantha :0)

ARTfulWings said...

A very beautiful card and just love the vintage image. Stunning card. Thank you for joining in with us over at The Hobby House. Polly x

Emma Dawson said...

Really beautiful as always, I love the way you always assemble your embellishments so perfectly. I have no idea how you make them look so good!

Emma
Natalie and Amy's DT

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card for a mum, beautiful details xxx