Friday, 4 July 2014

Crafts and Me - Buttons and charms.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well, my laddo had a good sports day yesterday.He won the sack race despite falling and hurting his ankle and his house team (green) won overall with points too.
Thanks for all your well wishes for my rash, i had to take piriton again last night as i can not stop scratching.
Anyhoo on to why i am here, we have a new challenge for you today at the CRAFTS & ME CHALLENGE.
Our theme this month is BUTTONS & CHARMS.
The prize this month is:

Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1Graph It Challenge - Week 26 - Anything goes with a marker
2.Paper Crafting Challenge - Challenge 13 - Anything goes
3.613 Avenue Create Challenge - Challenge 78 - Anything goes
5.Crafting From The Heart Challenge - Challenge 25 - Anything goes
6.Craft Your Passion Challenge - Challenge 220 - Ribbons
7.Fan-tastic Tuesday Challenge - Challenge 42 - Anything goes
8.Tuesday Throwdown Challenge - Challenge 202 -Anything goes
10.I Love Promarkers Challenge - Challenge 226 - Anything goes

Products used are:
Cream card
First Edition papers
Cream pleated fabric
Cream ribbon
Cream trim
Pearl swirls
Tattered Lace corner die

Pro/flexmarkers used are:
Blush, sunkissed pink, coral, nutmeg
Champagne, cappuccino, caramel, umber
Cocoa, walnut, umber
Silver sakura sparkle pen and Sakura white pen

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


  1. Oooh, this is fab, Nic! Love the coffee and cream colour combo and your colouring of that pretty Hannah Lynn image is awesome! Gorgeous embellies too! Hugs, Lisa x

  2. Hi Nic

    A stunning card, beautiful colours and image, and flowers
    Have a good day

  3. Glad you have discovered the cause of the rash at least, means you won't get it again. Hope it soon clears up. Glad laddo had a good sports day too, well done to him. Great Summery card, love that image so pretty x

  4. You have a rash?? Ewh! Not nice in this hot weather hunny, hope it settles down soon for you. Stunning card, love those beautiful neutral tones - awesome work, as always. Hugs xx

  5. Gorgeous card Nic. I hope your skin clears up soon.

  6. Gorgeous colours and fabulous details, Coops! Your colouring, as always, is amazing!
    Have a great weekend! xx

  7. Another stunning Crafts and Me cration Nic.. fabulous colouring, layout and embellies including that gorgeous bow and wooden star (I have those - you've just reminded me to use them! LOL)

    And well done to Jack!!

    Big hugs
    Christine x

  8. This is stunning Nic. I love the pretty image, wonderful colouring and gorgeous detailing. The way you have mixed the flowers and buttons looks fabulous.
    Well done to your Son yesterday. I hope your rash eases soon.
    hugs Sue xx

  9. Gorgeous card again Nic, so pretty...

    Glad you enjoyed the sports day, they seem to come round quicker every year....we have our kids next week...
    Have a good week-end.xx

  10. So stunning Coops..the image is gorgeous and wonderfully coloured. I love the white spots and I love the buttons with flowers...gorgeous.
    Take care..

    luv CHRISSYxx

  11. A gorgeous card Nic. Love the image and all the pretty embellies.
    Glad you had a good sports day..I have 2 next week if the weather holds!
    Lorraine x

  12. This is just gorgeous...fabulous image and

  13. So pretty, love the buttons and the flowers are gorgeous, a beautiful creation, love it!
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

  14. Oh stunning ! Superb colors and love the corner die !

  15. The colours are beautiful and such a gorgeous witch,
    Chris x

  16. Wow, amazing card , love the honey tones...and as always splendid colouring!
    Hugs Blankina

  17. Hope your scratching has calmed down now! And your card is totally gorgeous as always!

  18. I love this! Gorgeous colour choices and a fab image. Love that charm on the bow.

  19. Gorgeous. Love the image and the colorway you used. Your coloring is amazing. Thanks for sharing.

  20. WOW Nic this is stunning!!!! Gorgeous image, amazing colouring and fabulous detailing - love it!!!
    Debs xx

  21. Such a fabulous card. Super colours and wonderful details. Thanks for joining our last challenge at PCJ xx

  22. A stunning card Nic, gorgeous colours and design. Hope your Hayfever is getting better. Marlene

  23. Hi Nic a really gorgeous card, love all the coffee shades. The die cut in the corner is stunning. Love the star on that lush ribbon. Mmmmm yummy! Have a wonderful weekend, Susan x

  24. This is gorgeous Coop's, I like the image the colours and the embellishments.Have a great weekend,
    Kevin xx

  25. Gorgeous image and fabulous colouring love all the embellishments-glad to hear your feeling better and have sussed what what causing it
    carol x

  26. Oh my goodness this is truly beautiful xx

  27. Wow! this is gorgeous Coops, Beautiful colours and love all the embellies.
    Glad the laddo's sports day went well, hope his ankle is ok xxxxx
    Hugs Mau xx

  28. Ooohhh another Hannah Lynn stunner! I love the yummy colours & colouring and the embellies are lush too! A beautiful card Nic!
    Have a lovely weekend hun :)

  29. Beautiful coops! love the color tones to your card...

  30. Fabulous card, love the star charm :O)
    Jackie xx

  31. So so beautiful card again, I Love it!
    Have a nice weekend! Hugs Kaija<3

  32. Gorgeous creation and so gorgeous colours. ♥aNNie
    The Journey is the Start

  33. Wow Nic this is stunning I really love the colours you have chosen to use and that image is a real true beauty, the embellishments are top notch.
    lorraine x

  34. Fantastic! Love the colors you chose for the image and your coloring is brilliant. Love the addition of all the tiny white dots..really is just perfect.

  35. Simply stunning - gorgeous colours and a great layout, Luv Sam x

  36. Visiting you is always the BEST treat :) This is just super stunning. I love the colours you've used and your colouring is simply stunning. This is sooooo yummy - I'm almost lost for words! Sorry to hear you have an itchy rash - piriton knock me out! Hope you're better soon. Hugs, Jayne x

  37. Wow love this colour combo very elegant beautifully done.
    ~ Denise ~
    {Denise's Patch of Creativity}

  38. Glorious! awesome colour combo too! hugs me x

  39. Gorgeous as always, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.

  40. Ahhh she's gorgeous, love all your pretty flowers too :)

  41. Such pretty colours, a wonderful card, Jx

  42. Beautiful colouring of this sweet image. Love the dots on her hat, gloves, and dress trim. This colour combo is so rich and gorgeous. The texture and detail from the trims, ribbon, and buttons is a treat. Love the flowers and pearls, too. Thanks for playing along with our Ribbon Challenge at Craft Your Passion Challenges this week. I hope we see you again soon.

  43. It's a stunner! Love your colour combination and the whole design of your card. Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown for our Anything Goes challenge. Kerry DT Member xx

  44. Love your card Coops. The image is just lovely and I do so love the rich colours your've coloured her up with. Such great shading and detail.

    Thanks for playing along with us at Craft Your Passion (sorry my comment is a bit late) Lynn, CYP DT

  45. Nic that is gorgeous! Love the image and it has an 'N' for Nic on the staff! LOL. Beautifully coloured. Great design and layout hun. Love the challenge theme too. Hugs, Wends x

  46. Loving your recent makes Nic. this one is gorgeous. Judy x

  47. The coloring on this is amazing! Your flowers and details and charms are super special too! Lovely card Nic! Hugz!

  48. Love this LOTS!!!! Thanks for joining us at Paper Crafting Challenges!! I hope that you will join us in the NEW challenge that is going on now!!!

  49. Beautiful hues and tones on this card Nic, gorgeous image and details x


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