Sunday, 30 September 2012

Naughty or Nice

Good morning all.I hope you are all well.A day off today and apart from the ironing to do and helping Jack with his homework i don`t plan on doing much else.I`m hoping to still be in bed when this publishes but i`m not holding out much hope as Jack is normally up even earlier at weekends.Last week he came and got in my bed at 7am and said lets have a cuddle mum and then said, right we`ve had our cuddle, come on lets get up and have a cup of love him :D
So on to my card for today which is another christmas card, sorry but you are going to be seeing a lot of these now.
I am entering my card into the following challenges:
1.The Sugar Bowl - Challenge 92 - Erika`s sketch
2.Creative Inspirations challenge - Challenge 182 - Bingo(i chose,white,blue,stamp)
3.Simon says stamp challenge - Anything goes

Products used are:
White card
Blue card
Dovecraft back to basics modern papers
Snowflake embossing folder
Spellbinders snowflake dies
Gems and Shimmer dots
Stickles stardust
Cuddly buddy sentiment
Sugar nellie stamp - Seasons Greetings
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Promarkers and Flexmarkers used are:
Blush.sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon,warm 3,5
Cool aqua,duck egg,turquoise,marine,petrol
Ice grey 1,3,5
White gel pen

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping ,means a lot ;D


Alessandra said...

hope you are still sleeping by now lol! I'm up since furry babies pushed me out of bed to feed can imagine it like this:
tee hee...
Well your card is fantastic, love the turquois of her hair!
Hugs, Alessandra

Lisa said...

Hi Coops, Gorgeous card! Such a beautiful image and I love the aqua colours.

Lisa x

Marie-Louise said...

Wow - this is a fabulous card. The way you have coloured the image is just marvellous.

Faye said...

Fantastic, absolutely fantastic. X

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi Nic

Wow what a fab card, love it

downrightcrafty said...

stunning love the aqua and the added bling on your image
Hugs Kate xx

Doreen said...

Love this Coops, what a gorgeous image and you have coloured her perfctly...fab

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A gorgeous card Nic. I love the acqua colours you have used and the amazing colouring of her hair.

Hope you got your sleep in!

Hugs Sarahxx

Alyce said...

Oooh she is just gorgeous!Love her hair colour and the stickles around the edge looks fantastic. Beautiful work :)

Debs M said...

she is gorgeous and i love her turquoise hair x

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Coops. I love her hair!! gorgeous colours too.
Lorraine x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Stunning card. Such a pretty image, your colouring is amazing and I LOVE those colours too.

I hope you have a good Sunday
Hugs Sue

Teresa - My Crafty Heart said...

Hi Coops, I have always loved this image of Kristas - wasn't lucky enough to get one at the time :( She looks beautiful and love that shade of hair, great layout too, Hugs, Teresa x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Coops :-) such a lovely image and as always your colouring is amazing !! lovely details :-)

Hope you had another lovely cuddle this morning :-) Bless him :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
Lols x x x
I have candy on my blog if you would like to join in :-)

Mary J said...

So beautiful coops!

Diane's Card Designs said...

Wow.....absolutely stunning. The hair looks fantastic and love the layout and detail.
Diane xx

Squirrel x said...

Wow hun, she is gorrrrrrgeous! Stunning card, and such wonderful colours. Hugs, Sxx PS. Well done on your Here Come The Boys win, you're having a winning streak I think!!

pinky said...

Oh how I envy those early morning cuddles:0 I love your card Coops, the icy blue is perfect with that gorgeous image.

Sue said...

Stunning card Nic,love the image and colours.
Hope you got your late sleep
Hugs Sue x

Jackie said...

No need to be sorry coops, it is that time of year!
A very unusual Christmas card and gorgeous with it :o)
Jackie xx

sassy said...

cor!!!!!!!!!!!!! what a stunner of a card love that so beautifull and your colouring is awesome hugs sassyxxx

Marilyn said...

Ooooh, how gorgeous! That deep blue of her hair pulls your eye right into the image. Gorgeous card with all the blues and I like those dies.

McCrafty's Cards said...

Fabulous card Coop's , I like the image the colours and the embossing.
Kevin xx

Aud said...

Absolutely stunning coops love the colours and her hair is coloured in so well it looks fab a beautiful card. Aud x

Marlene Atkinson said...

Such a gorgeous card coops, love the image, the turquoise colour and embossing. Marlene

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous, I love this image and the colours are stunning
Lindsay xx

Christine L said...

Beautiful image and stunning colouring as always in that fab aqua Nic.

Hope you got your lie in!!

Christine x

Roma said...

Wow gorgeous card Coops ,i just love this image & the fabulous colours ,your colouring is just superb ! x

Creations by Shirl said...

Pretty card Coops!

Lau W said...

Oh love this icy blue color, just fantastic ! Your card is beautiful !

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie this is so gorgeous, perfect in every way, huggles Pops x x x

Sandra H said...

Stunning card and image Coops so beautifully coloured too x

maxine said...

Beautiful card x

catherine said...

This is so beautiful Nicola and the colour is stunning. Loving all the extra detail you have added too. Hope you had a rest this sunday morning!!
x catherine

emma mitchell said...

This is a stunning Christmas card , love the colours and this beautiful image.
Hugs Emma xx

Susan Flynn said...

Oh wow Coops this is a real breath taker! Love her hair and your colouring I just love everything about it - I'm going to sit down in a darkened room now to get over it!! xx

Hazel said...

Hi Coops

I hope you managed to get a little sleep in!

Another beautiful card - love the colours - just perfect.

Thank you for coming to visit me and leaving me some very much appreciated comments.

Take care and have a good week.

Toodle Pip

Hazel xx

Jacqueline said...

Hi hope you are well.Just checking out your posts for the past few days(haven't had much time over the past few days to do so) and I have to say they are all wonderful.Take Care Jacqueline.S

sallysbitz said...

Don't kids make you laugh with what they say, Lol, you could write a book & make a fortune.

Your card is lovely. I do like how you do your edging, very effective.

ps.. Thanks for popping over to vote for my Grandson Eddy. I know you said your not on facebook, but it still means a lot that you still went there x

hugs sally x

Janet - aka stacky said...

Love your choice of colour it looks fab the image and your colouring is gorgeous xx
Aww cuddles with little ones mine are all grown up, lucky enough to have 7 grandchildren though xx

Lizzy said...

Gorgeous card hun,,love the beautifully coloured image the colours are yummy :)

xx Hugs Lizzy xx :)

MagsB said...

Wow! Just wow! What a total stunner!

I hope you've had a lovely, relaxing day!

love Mags B x

angelwhispers said...

Hi Coops hope you managed to have a little sleep in this morning!!! lol

Wow this is just amazing and what a great colour combo she really looks amazing especially with the lush hair colour!!! Love Chanelle xxx

Sally said...

A smashing card Nic. I love all the blues.
Sally x

Grenouille Greetings said...

Lots of lovely layers and lots of lovely sparkle teamed beautifully with your lovely coloured girlie! Hugs, Lesley

Fiona said...

wow...gorgeous Nic...that colouring is just awesome!!

Thanks for joining us at The sugar Bowl.


Jules said...

Hi Coops

Yep .. .. there are a lot of Christmas cards to be made across blogland!! Lots needing to be made at my end that's for sure.

This one you have made is a beauty. Love the colours and fabby backing papers.

Hope you managed a lovely lazy Sunday (apart from the ironing of course LOL!!!).

Love Jules xx

debby4000 said...

Absolutely stunning Nic.

mONAmi said...

Wow I love this card, hair and detail on hair is fantastic, your card as always is gorgeous
hugs Paulina xx

mONAmi said...

Wow I love this card, hair and detail on hair is fantastic, your card as always is gorgeous
hugs Paulina xx

tilly said...

stunning in those turquoise colours, love it

Melissa Bove (SCS ~ Melissa1872) said...

Wow! Stunning card! Love the turquoise colors! Your coloring is amazing!!

Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!


Sarah said...

Gorgeous festive card, love the embossing and shades of blue in her hair x

Little K Smith said...

A beautiful crimbo card hun! Gorgeous colour combo, her hair is soooooo lush! Fabulous layout too! :)

Christine said...

L O V E IT! :) xx

Elaine said...

Ooooo gorgeous card Nic :)
Love so much the colours (blue is always my favourite colour) it makes for a fabulous, festive , frosty card.
I have to shamefully admit that I've still not inked up this stamp yet!

I was hoping for a long lay in bed too, but some devil phoned me very early in the morning!

Big hugs
Elaine xxx

xxxtglxxx said...

Aww, I had to smile at your wee story of a cuddle! :) He's not daft your little one eh? :) lol

Beautiful card hun - love the aqua colours, and frosty snowflakes - really cool and fresh! :)



Olivia said...

Love the use of the blues and all the sparkle! Great job. Isn't snuggle time least it is nice way to get up in the morning.

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Nic this is stunning, wow, that image is so very beautiful, the colours and design are superb, awesome card.
lorraine x

Mau xx said...

Stunning!! What a fab card, I so love the Turquoise, its amazing sweetie.
Now who could possibly be mad at that little man of yours awww!!! XXXX
Hugs mau xx

Julie said...

Wow, wow, wow!! So love this image and still so cross that I missed it!! Hugs, Juliex

Kelly said...

Another stunning creation with amazing colouring! love her blue hair. You are such a talented lady! Hugs, Kelly x

Rach83 said...

Woah! This is a masterpiece! Love the colours and patterns. Great diamante detail on the snowflakes and that image is just stunning.

Rachel x