Friday, 9 May 2014

When dewdrops sparkle............

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
Work for me tonight so i am hoping to catch up with some blogs later.
My eyebrows are looking nice and tidy now, they didn`t go as pink this time either.
On to my card for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Live and Love Crafts Challenge - Challenge 23- Tinchy`s Inspiration Collage
2.We Do Doobadoo Challenge - Challenge 5 - Lots of layers
3.Love To Create Challenge - Challenge 114 - Say it with flowers
4.Deep Ocean Challenge - Challenge 77 - Distressing
6.4 Crafty Chicks Challenge - Challenge 193 - Flowers

Products used are:
Cream card
Dovecraft paper
Tonic dies
Marianne designs birdcage die
Pearl swirls
Baby pink promarker
Stickles stardust
Hobbyhouse roses
White acrylic paint
Pink lace
Cream pleated fabric
Stampendous sentiment (part of the jumbo songbird set)
Distress tool

A pic of the top half showing the birdcage.

a close up of the sentiment and other pretty bits. 
and a sideways view.
Thanks so much for looking, it means a lot :D
Hugs Nic.


  1. wow this is gorgeous!!! Loving all the details!! Hugs Juls

  2. Nic I have said this over and over, you never fail to make my mouth drop open with amazement of your wonderful cards always something different and beautiful..xx

  3. Hi Nic

    Wow a gorgeous card, love the layout and image and your beautiful accessories.
    Have a nice day

  4. Another stunning card Nic.
    So pretty
    Hugs Kelly

  5. So gorgeous, Coops! What a wonderful sentiment that is and your layers and flowers frame it beautifully!
    Have a great weekend! xx

  6. Brilliand card again Coops!:)
    Hugs Kaija<3

  7. Wow Nic this is stunning. What a pretty design with all those gorgeous elements. Susan x

  8. Stunning Coops..beautiful the pearls and colours and the sentiment is just wonderful..

    luv CHRISSYxx

  9. Gorgeous card Nic beautiful colour's and design have a lovely weekend
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

  10. WOW! Totally gorgeous creation Nic! There is so much delicious eye-candy and fabulous detail - absolutely LOVE it!
    Have a lovely weekend - Sylvia xx

  11. WOW! Totally gorgeous creation Nic! There is so much delicious eye-candy and fabulous detail - absolutely LOVE it!
    Have a lovely weekend - Sylvia xx

  12. So beautiful Nic - love the lace and birdcage in the background. Pretty colour combo too. Glad your eyebrows didn't go too pink lol - Michelle x

  13. This is absolutely stunning! Gorgeous colours :) Ruth x

  14. Such a gorgeous card,love your design and sentiment.
    Sue x

  15. Beautiful card Coop's, I like the sentiment and the embellishments.
    Kevin xx

  16. This is stunning Nic, a gorgeous design and a beautiful sentiment. I love all your pretty detailing too.
    hugs Sue xx

  17. My word, what a beauty! loving this one, very pretty indeed.
    Hugs Jacee

  18. A gorgeous card with lots of pretty details and a very beautiful verse too.

  19. Absolutely gorgeous Nic and such a wonderful sentiment.

  20. Wow what a stunning card Nic, love everything about it from your sentiment to the beautiful design. Love Alison xx

  21. Lovely simply lovely. Pretty soft colors and the details are amazing. Great placement of flowers. Nice added lace some sparkle awesome. Thanks for playing our Flowers Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks.

    Leanne DT@4CC

  22. Wow this is stunning Nic, gorgeous papers and layout, and a gorgeous verse. Marlene

  23. Absolutely stunning Nic, beautiful glitter and sparkle and the roses look amazing :) Donna ♥ x

  24. So beautiful Nic - love all the layers and fabulous detailing.
    Debs xx

  25. Ooh this is gorgeous Coops!! what wonderful words and your papers and embellies are absolutely stunning! I love the birdcage and the pretty roses and pearls! :-))
    Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design this week!
    Hope you have a lovely weekend!!
    Hugs Sue B xx

  26. This is gorgeous - so pretty.
    Have a lovely weekend
    Lorraine x

  27. Another beauty Nic & a lovely sentiment too! Have a lovely weekend.
    hugs Jo x

    p.s I have candy if you'd like to enter

  28. I love your vintage cards and this one is stunning, gorgeous sentiment and I need that birdcage die!
    Hugs xx Cara xx

  29. Oooo absolutely gorgeous, am loving all those dies and that stunning sentiment too, Luv Sam x

  30. What a beautiful sentiment and card xx

  31. Gorgeous card Nic. have a good weekend x Susan x

  32. Absolutely beautiful card - lovely sentiment too. Have a lovely weekend. Hugs, Claire x

  33. Just been having a quick catch up of your latest cards and wow they are just fabulous! Love these ones where the sentiments are the focus - stunning and you always use your dies to perfection.

    I've never done anything with my eyebrows, but after seeing a close up 'selfie' that my daughter took of us on my phone, I'm tempted to get them plucked. I look positively shaggy!!!

    Hope you have a good weekend,


  34. Hi Nic, this is such a pretty card with such a lovely sentiment!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  35. Breathtaking creation Nic, that sentiment is awesome so is the card design, the lace, flowers and pearls, outstanding work.
    lorraine x

  36. wow Coops stunning card!!!

  37. Gorgeous! YOu really have excelled here Nic. Love it. Judy x

  38. What a gorgeous card and a wonderful sentiment :o)
    Jackie xx

  39. This is soooo pretty, I love it! Lou xx

  40. Such lovely flowers and dies and details - scrumptious for sure! Another really precious and special creation Nic! Hugz!

  41. Absolutely stunning Coops. So feminine - love the flowers and pearls.

  42. Wow this is so beautiful, love the birdcage and the sentiment

  43. Very very pretty love this sentiment card beautifully done.
    ~ Denise ~
    {Denise's Patch of Creativity}

  44. So delicate and pretty Nic. A super pearly pink entry to share with us at Divas, thanks for joining in the fun, Jx

  45. Gorgeous card! Love all of the different elements you used to create this beauty! Thank you for joining our Say it with Flowers Challenge this week at Love to Create.
    Ruza, LTC Admin/Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  46. What a gorgeous sentiment to match an equally gorgeous card!

    The little details on this are breath taking - I could sit and stare at that all day!! xo

  47. Absolutely Gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at LTC with our Say it with Flowers challenge!
    Crafty Hugs's
    Jackie ~ LTC owner/admin

  48. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Divas. Jayne

  49. What a beautifull project you have made thank you for sharing with the DT from We Do Doobadoo, hugs Terry xxx

  50. Hi Nic,
    This is an awesome take on the photo inspiration collage. So beautiful with the birdcage and the roses, and I love the sentiment as well. Thanks so much for linking up to LLC:s May challenge.

    Hugz, Sandy
    Owner & Operator @ Live & Love Crafts


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