Saturday, 15 March 2014

Pretty in pink.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
Thanks so much for all your kind comments.The antibiotics are HUGE and they seem to be working but i am still getting pain but at least i can bear my clothes touching it now.
Soooooooo i finally had a little sit in my cluttered corner and came up with a card which you can also find over at the Crafts and Me Inspiration and Challenge blog.
I am also entering my card into the following challenges:
1.In The Pink Challenge - Challenge 39 - Mothers Day/special lady
2.613 Avenue Create Challenge - Challenge 62 - Anything goes
3.Card Mania Challenge - Challenge 42 - Something new (new digital papers)
4.Crafting From The Heart Challenge - Challenge 9 - Anything goes
5.Tuesday Throwdown Challenge - Challenge 186 - Stitching - faux
7.Papertake Weekly Challenge - Bingo - Diecuts, free, glitter (i have used a sparkle spray on my flowers)
8.Deep Ocean Challenge - Challenge 73 - Lace and Pearls

Products used are:
White card
Hobbyhouse Pearl medallions
Crafters Companion diamond pearl sparkle spray
Spellbinders, sizzix and marianne designs flower dies
Spellbinders floral oval die
Go Create circle and scallop circle dies
Distress ink - spun sugar
Faux stitches

a close up of the pretty image.

a close up of the flowers, hopefully you can see the glitter better.

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


Julie said...

Wow!!! Haven't you been busy, the flowers are perfection! Glad to hear your feeling a little more comfy! Happy weekend! X

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous Nic I really must start to make some of my own flowers now I have my cameo I have no excuse and I love how you use those pearl medallions for the centre of the flowers, just stunning
hugs and have a great weekend my friend
Hugs Kate xx

Doreen said...

Gorgeous,love the fab image and great

Donna said...

Wow Nic, this is utterly stunning and the flowers look amazing in this colour theme. Hope you have a wonderful weekend :) Donna ♥ x

Mary J said...

Wow, wow, wow - so beautiful and love the gorgeous flowers!

I really hope it's not cancer - thinking of you honey

Big hugs
Mary x

Sue said...

Beautiful image and card Nic,love the flowers and bow.
Glad you are feeling better.Keep taking the tablets.
Hugs xx

Marie-Louise said...

Absolutely gorgeous Nic. Such a lovely image and fabulous flowers.

Tanya said...

Gorgeous card Coops, glad to hear you're feeling better :)

Tags xx

tilly said...

what a beautiful card with the rolled flowers and pearls, pleased you are feeling a little better

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

WOW! Love all the flowers on your gorgeous card, Coops. Have a fun and crafty weekend.

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous vintage card the soft sparkle on the flowers and the image is beautiful.
Glad to hear the antibiotics are kicking in...take care.


Sharon said...

I am so pleased that the boob is on the mend Coops and lovely to see you crafting.
The image is gorgeous and I love the beautiful embellishments.
Hope you are having a lovely weekend.
Hugs Sharon. x

Sandra H said...

Thats good news Coops to hear your feeling much better and So pretty is your card just loving all of the details added and stunning vintage image xx

Sue said...

This is stunning Nic. I love the image, gorgeous flowers and wonderful design.
I somehow seemed miss your last posts, sorry to hear about your pain and discomfort. Glad you are starting to feel better, fingers the pain eases soon for you.
hugs Sue xx

Viv's Visuals said...

Beautiful Coops. x

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card Nic love the flowers you have made x Susan x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Such a gorgeous image, must use my sparkle spray again. Glad to know you are on the mend hugs xx

Vicky said...

Fabulous as always hun....:o)

Enjoy the rest of your weekend...biggest of hugs Vicky xx

heidy said...

Wow this is so beautiful Nic and glad the med do there work!!
XXX Heidy

Donna Mosley said...

Beautiful card Nic, love the gorgeous image and pretty details. Aww! glad to hear you're feeling a bit better too hun.

Donna x

SoniaW said...

Glad to hear that you are feeling a bit better now - love this card, so pretty! Thanks for joining us at crafting from the heart x

Joey said...

BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!! I love the little pearl inside the flower centre too. Joey x


Gorgeous card Nic love the oolour's and image
Hugs Dianne xx :-)

Lorraine said...

A beautiful vintage card Nic - so pretty.
Lorraine x

Marlene Atkinson said...

Hi Nic, Your card is gorgeous,gorgeous image and design. so glad you are feeling better. Marlene

Emma Dawson said...

So pretty. I hope you feel better soon, it really doesn't sound much fun at all!

Emma x

Wishcraft said...

Wow Nic, this is gorgeous! Love the pretty colours and details. Glad the antibiotics are starting to help hun xx Hugs, Lisa x

Lynne in NI said...

Oh WOW, what a stunner! LOVE your colour theme and your pearl buttons are soooo pretty!
Glad to hear your antibiotics are kicking in, feel better soon :)

Little K Smith said...

WOW! This is beautiful Nic! Such a gorgeous image, love the pretty colours and the flowers are lush too!
Hope you're ok hun, I've just read the post below, hope it's nothing serious and you're feeling better soon.
Thank you for your lovely comments too, I'm trying desperatly to catch up with everyone at the mo :D
Take care :)

Netty said...

Gorgeous card Coops, I do hope you feel better soon, hugs Annette x

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Nic, love your flowers and pretty colours.
Pleased to hear you are feeling a little better.
Wendy xx

Judy Corner said...

Beautiful card Nic. Pleased tohear you areimproving. It will have made you feel better to make a card, probably create a nice welcome distraction too. Take care. Judy x

Lyndsey Turner said...

Love this so pretty. Gorgeous vintage image and those flowers look beautiful. Glad to hear you are starting to feel better xx

Lyndsey Turner said...

Love this so pretty. Gorgeous vintage image and those flowers look beautiful. Glad to hear you are starting to feel better xx

Jackie said...

Very pretty indeed, a gorgeous card. Glad to hear the antibiotics are helping :o)
Jackie xx

crafty-stamper said...

glad to see you are feeling slightly better -gorgeous card,love the vintage image and gorgeous bow and flowers
Carol x

Anna Jasiolek said...

I am sooooo glad to hear you feel better now, hope the treatment will be successful.
I love your vintage creations, they are always so beautifully embellished. Take care and get well soon!
Anna xxx

Mau xx said...

So glad things are settling down a little, don't overdo the crafting yet though...experience talking
Gorgeous card though and those flowers are stunning! Such beautiful colours on the it!
Hugs Mau xx

cebelica said...

Gorgeous card hun! I love all the flowers. Hugs! xx

Lizy Bartaby said...

This is stunnong Coops! The coloured flowers against the muted picture look wonderful!
Hope you're better soon!
Lizy xx

sian said...

what a great card :) Thank you so much for playing with JIC this week and following the rules. Sian DT Co-Owner

vivie said...

absolutely stunning!!! love so much shabby!!! thank you so much for sharing this wonderful work with us at just inspirational!!!

Creations by Shirl said...

You always bring those vintage images to life... this is a your card!

Whisper said...

Absolutely devine hun and glad to hear the antibiotics are working too, Luv Sam x

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

Very pretty card Nic, the image is gorgeous and the flowers are a delight.

Glad to hear that you're feeling a bit better.

Warm hugs

Liz's creative corner said...

wow hun this is gorgeous, I'm so loving the flowers, awesome, just had a cold again, thankfully this time no where near as bad as the last one, hope your ok hunny, hugs Liz xx

Hélène said...

Your card is gorgeous as usual Be careful with our challenge In the pink we need to see a lot of pink...
Hope you will feel better soon
Helene DT

Lisbeth K said...

Adorable card! Love the design and the colors :) Antibiotics, well, I wish mine would work a little better a little faster! Thanks for joining JIC this week and taking part of the bloghop :)
Lisbeth @ Lisbeths hobbyer
DT Just Inspirational
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nwilliams6 said...

Some super pretty flowers, bling, and image Nic. Lovely work. I am glad you are feeling better! I forgot to comment on your diet comment about two cards later than this - I am on a diet too. I need to find some better recipes too. Good luck! Hugz!

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Nic good to see your anbx are working. Beautiful card, what a lovely image and your flowers are gorgeous. Susan xx

Kimberly S said...

This is so sweet and feminine! Thanks so much for joining us for this week's Tuesday Throwdown Challenge! :) hugs, Kimberly

Emily Lauritzen said...

Love all the roses with the big pearl centers! Gorgeous as always!
<3 Emily L.

Sarah said...

Beautiful card Coops, I love the flowers and gentle colours x