Thursday, 30 May 2013

DT card for As You Like It Challenge!

Yes, I'm a As You Like It girl lol! Love it. So pleased Annette and Samantha asked me to join them on their new challenge blog. Was going to take things easy for awhile but what the heck, keeps you going and get's a card made!  Hope you will come and join  in the fun this next fortnight.
The links on my sidebar.

This fortnight's challenge
Use your favourite RUBBER STAMP and why
please remember to so why in your post!
A tall order for any of us I would think, we buy them cause we like them, some never see ink and others become firm favourites.
I had several in mind but decided to go for cute and  a Sarah Kay called 'Sweet Romance'. Love the shy, innocent and bygone look to this adorable looking pair. Just like hubby and me all those years ago lol! I was only fifteen and he eighteen. Not sure if I was that shy though lol!

Our sponsore is
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Recipe for love
Papers from Etsy printed out on white Linen card, so getting to love Purples!
Memory box wreath
Martha Stewart border punch
Ribbons/Lace from stash
Pearls The Hobby House
A smidge of Glamour Dust

Ran out of the dark Purple card for the inside. Didn't plan ahead did I, but then I hadn't intended dressing up the inside but think it really finishes a card off. So had to make do with white linen card and coloured the edges with a Promarker, did the job.

Edited. Some of you wanted to know the paper pack designer on Etsy -

Challenges I would like to play along with - ribbon/lace/twine use any or all - photo inspiration/ colours of that gorgeous sky - punches and or dies - anything goes - frame it - vintage - use 2 or  more ribbons - anything goes - use a rubbr stamp - Sketch 60 - Anything Goes



Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Lovely Carol and what a gorgeous colour
jacqui xx

Liz Miller said...

Ooooh... Carol that's another beauty. Your mojo is well and truly up and running at the moment. Don't think I could part with this one either. Hope your back is still improving.
Liz xx

Doreen said... the fab image and great


Gorgeous and beautiful card Carol love the image fabulous design and colour
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Anonymous said...

WELCOME to the Team Carol its so lovely you said yes! and I look forward to getting to know you and also seeing your beautiful creations for the challenge, Love the image you have chosen and your reason for the use of this one over other favourites! hugs Samantha :0)

Kat said...

Stunning card Carol. Love that sweet image and lovely colours and of course the beautiful embellishments.

Kat xx

Suzette said...

I adore Sarah Kay images they are so sweet, thanks for stopping by my blog yesterday.


Annette said...

Carol, I'm sooooo glad you're on the team. I always love your cards and this one is just gorgeous. I love purples too, and the image is a sweetie. I've used the marker tip too when I've not got enough card in the colour I want. It works a treat!! and no one need ever know! LOL
I'm so happy to be creating with you.

Brigitte said...

So adorable Carol!!!! Love the purple and yellow combo and your so cute image! Hugs, Brigitte

Mojca said...

Oh it's totally gorgeous and just love the pretty image you used. I am happy that I'm in such talented team. Hugs! Mojca

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A gorgeous card Carol! Love all the detail and the Sarah Kay image is really pretty! Congratulations on your DT as you say it keeps us motivated!! Hugs Suasn x

Sarah said...

Beautiful card Carol, am always in awe of anyone using purple as it's not my first choice. Must buy me some Sarah Kay stamps!! Lovely to be working with you and hope the back's holding up!! xx

Jasmine said...

Absolutely stunning card! I LOVE all the purple (it's may favorite color!). Your coloring is just wonderful. The DP and that die cut are perfect together. Such pretty lace and ribbon as well. Thanks so much for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!

Janis said...

I love the purple and the delicate border around the image. Gorgeous! Thank you for playing at Paper Playtime. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
Paper Playtime Challenge Page on Facebook
:) Janis
Stampin' Up! Demo Girl

Jackie W said...

Absolutely gorgeous card! Love this adorable image and your shades of purple! Thanks for sharing with us at Incy Wincy Designs!
Jackie :)

Sue - bearhouse said...

BIG congrats on your new DT place Carol.
Your card is gorgeous. Such a sweet image, fabulous colouring and beautiful detailing.
Sue xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Whoops, forgot to say - Thank you for taking part in the Passion for Promarkers Challenge this week
Sue xx

Marie-Louise said...

Absolutely gorgeous Carol. Love the colours and the cute image and beautiful papers. Wish you would post the etsy address where you got your papers - I love them.

Pat K said...

Beautiful card Carol...I'm lovin the purple pretty. Congrats on your new DT spot. Have fun. hugs, x

Jackie said...

A lovely image, a beautiful card and very pretty colours :o)
Jackie xx

chrissy xx said...

Congratulations on your DT spot..
Like you said lol..It keeps us going! Such a GORgeous card...LOve this sweet couple and I LOve your colours too.
Thank you sooooo much for joining us this week at Tammy's Scrapin Corner.

Tracey Brossart said...

So beautiful! Love all the purple!
xx Tracey xx

Desire Fourie said...

Beautifully creative. Great design, colours and attention to detail. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at Tammys Scrapin Corner. Good luck. Hugs Desíre {Tammys Scrapin Corner Senior DT Member} {Doing Life - my personal blog}

Marie-Louise said...

Thank you so much for the link Carol.

pam said...

beautiful creation carol, love the image and colour you have used, fabulous design

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow this is beautiful.. so pretty .. and i love the little image
Lisa x

lilyf said...

This is a stunning card Carol, love everything about it.

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Carol, adorable image.
Wendy xx

Susan Kennedy said...

So cute!! LOVE the dies you used.. Love all the purple!! Absolutely fantastic!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Tammy’s Scrapin Corner!!! Good Luck! I hope I see you again for our next challenge :)

- Susan, Senior DT @ Tammy’s Scrapin Corner
{Scrap A Thousand Words}
{Sentimental Susan}

Tammy Ortiz said...

really wonderful card.

this is fantastic.

We are so pleased you came over to enter our challenge. 

Thanks for visiting and entering this week's challenge.
we hope to see you back next week.

Hugs Tammy Ortiz - Owner of Tammy Scrappin Corner

Deonna Bemish said...

Gorgeous! I love all of the purple! Thank you so much for sharing with TTCRD this week

Elaine said...

Hello Carol what a gorgeous card inside and out,a beautiful creation. Thank you for joining us at our :
"Through The Craft Room Door" Challenge this time and good luck.
Hugs Elaine DT.

coops said...

wow this is beautiful carol.stunning lilc colours and I love your pretty design and sweet image :D

xx coops xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Hello again Carol, just popping back to say thank you for taking part in the Passion for Promarkers Challenge this week
Sue xx

Carol said...

Just having a quick catchup Carol. Love this, the colours are gorgeous and image is a real beauty. Hope your back is feeling better. Carol x

Helen McRobbie said...

Absolutely gorgeous. Hope your back is better

trish said...

Hi Carol, love your card, gorgeous colours and such a cute image. Hope your feeling much better, sore backs are the pits...Trish

Kim Dellow said...

Beautiful card. Kim

Diane said...

Gorgeous color, layering and fun image.

Regards diane

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

WOW I looooove this!!!! Totally adore the colors you have used and the great details you have added to your card. Great layers and lace. Fabulous inside as well.

Thanks for joining us at Tammy's Scrapin Corner this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

cheiron said...

So pretty. Love the wreath of flowers. Thanks for playing along with us in the the Anything Goes Challenge over on the SImon Says Stamp Challenge Blog this week!

Jenn Bedient said...

Fantastic card! Love the image and your design. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Creative Card Crew. Hope you have a fabulous day!

- Jenn DT


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