Thursday 21 July 2011

from the heart

good evening all.i hope you are all well.have a had a lovely day off today.went to see the nurse this morning for a checkup and was quite shocked that i despite my lower fat diet i have piled on half a stone, tut tut :D
also nipped into crafty urchins and ended up leaving with a bag of goodies AGAIN, including 3 new first edition paper pads,yum :D
so tonights card i am entering in to the following challenges:
1.colour create challenge - challenge 75 - cream,aqua and pale pink
2.sugar bowl challenge - challenge 64 - kiki`s sketch
3.deep ocean challenge - challenge 4 - ribbon
4.paperplay challenge - week 29 - ribbon,lace and buttons

products used are:
cream card
first edition papers - summer breeze
aqua lace,leather cream ribbon and buttons from stash
woj sentiment
simply sassy stamp - little light of mine
promarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral
pale pink,pastel pink,cocktail pink
pastel,soft green
vanilla,pastel yellow
cobalt,midnight blue
and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot.
do pop back in the morning for my final GDT card for winter wonderland :D
luv coops xxxx


Fiona said...

gorgeous card Nic...I think this stamp is one of my favourite Sassy's, fab papers on this too.


Sheila said...

Beautiful card - this image could make a nice Xmas card I think - may have to try that. Take care Nic, Sheila:)X

Juls said...

gorgeous!! I love the soft colours and the button detail! Hugs juls

Sarah said...

Stunning card Coops, I love the colours and layout. Lol at your crafty purchases, I too cannot go into a craft shop without coming out with something ;-)

sara said...

really pretty gorgeous colouring love these images
hugs sara x x x

Catherine said...

Great card and I love the aqua lace!

Debs M said...

fab card and colouring, love the colours x

Judi said...

Great card! Love the colours.

Judi xx

Donna Mosley said...

A stunning creation Nic, love the very pretty pastel colours and scrummy details.

Donna x

Sue said...

Lovely card Nic,love the colours.
Sue xx

Chris(craft) and Dave(photos) Richards said...

Hi Nic, great do them so well,
love and hugs
chris richards

Unknown said...

oh i love the color combo and your sweet button details! so pretty how you colored the image and brought everything together. pretty!


Sandra H said...

This is a stunning card the image is fabulous and colouring is perfect:) Sandra H

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card,love the image and beautiful colours.
Wendy xx

Squirrel x said...

You little porker, lol! Only kidding hun - I didn't find the low fat lark worked too well for me, I had to go for the whole lower calorie intake faff - which did work, til I started eating more than lettuce! Gorgeous card again babes, love this Sassy, and your colours and layout are fabbie. Hugs Sxx

Sarah said...

Love your card, that colour combo is gorgeous, such a sweet image, hugs, Sarah x

Amanda said...

Lovely card Nic, fab colouring and lve he colour scheme.

Mau xx said...

oops!! what did you do???? remember the Low fat but forget the Sugary my downfall is Ice-cream as we have the Best ice-cream maker in the country on our sea front :)) I play turns each at taking a 1lb off and putting one on :0
Your card is Fab Nics, I love the image and the colours are lovely.

Fleur said...

Stunning card Nic, I really must get some of these sweet images, Just seem to buy Tildas & LOTV must have a change lol.
Hugz Fleur xXx

Berry said...

Yummy card Nic love the colour combo, the retail therapy was clearly backlash from the weight gaining incident, all counter balanced itself in the end lol! Hugs rebekah xx

Creations by Shirl said...

Another magnificent card... everything on your card is A+ top shape.. luv all those colors you again used... Perfecto!

Netty said...

Terrific card again Coops and hope you find a diet that works for you. Annette x

Diane's Card Designs said...

Such a pretty card I just love the image and your layout.
Diane :-) xx

Jules said...

Hi Coops

This is so beautiful.

Gorgeous papers and image and I love the way you have created the shadow behind your sassy image.

Love Jules xx

Faye said...

This is rather lovely. All the different ribbon, lace, twine and buttons has made for a lovely textured feel. xxx

Feebsy said...

Great card Nic, I love how you've used the colours together. That aqua lace is awesome. Fabulous colouring too, as always.


Sally said...

Lovely card Nic. Love the papers & lace a nice colour combo. Another super coloured image, ain't she sweet!
Sally x

Elaine said...

Gorgeous card Nic.
I love this stamp - another of my favourites - and the papers are delish, I'm just using the same ones on a card now.
Beautiful layout and embellies and perfect colouring.

Hugs Elaine xx

cardmaking bird said...

Oh wow!!! This is sooooo beautiful!!! Love the colours you've used - 'specially that aqua lace - it really makes it pop!! Hugs, Marie xx
P.S. Poor you - putting on the weight despite the effort. Are you sure it's not muscle? Don't forget muscle weighs more than fat LOL!!!! Mx


Gorgeous card Nic,love theimage and colour's and love the lace you have used,
Hugs Dianne xx :)

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Coop's, fab colouring as always I like the soft colours and that fab backing paper
Kevin xx

xxxtglxxx said...

This is such a lovely colour combination :) Sweet image and everything looks perfect and so neat! :)

Great mix of papers and textures! :)



Sue B said...

Hi Coops, what a sweet image! love the colouring and the paper is gorgeous! Really sweet with the doily, lace and buttons!!

Yeah I've put on a stone in weight!!! I blame it on Morrison's Chocolate Chip Cookies !!!! LOL

Hugs Sue xx

Christine L said...

Lovely card Nic... and I'm laughing at your craft buys.... I'm the same, I CANNOT leave a craft shop empty handed..... well it'd be rude... wouldn't it? LOL
Christine x

Jackie said...

Superb card, fab colours and great colouring :o)
Jackie xx

CraftygasheadZo said...

This is lovely, Coops. So love the texture and layers you've used, Image is fantastic. Zo x

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Nic and so cute too.

Mary J said...

GORGEOUS! I love this coops!!

Crafty Loops said...

Gorgeous card Coops, the pastel colours are beautiful and I love the wee buttons. Your attention to detail is incredible. Lee xx

Shazza said...

this is gorgeous, love the colours you used x

Unknown said...

Hi ya, such a gorgeous card! Brilliant colour combo and wonderful colouring, as ever! I suppose you could say that you have lost pounds in one way - maybe the wrong sort of pounds tho! Sarah

Little K Smith said...

This is gorgeous too! I love the soft colours and lace 'n' buttons too :)

XxJULESxX said...

oh wow stunning card!!!!

Cazza said...

Love this Coops, gorgeous colour combo and fabulous colouring and embellies! :o)

Lee said...

Beautiful and i love the

Teresa said...

Stunning Card Coops. xx

Liz's creative corner said...

Hi Hun, wow love this, the use of the colours is fab and love your fab image too,thanks for sharing with us at Colour Create, hugs Liz xx

Lilian said...

I love your soft color combination. :) Gorgeous coloring too! Thanks for joining the Sugar Bowl Challenge!