Tuesday, 6 November 2012

In the Pink

Just a quick post today as I'm off to the dentist in half an hour and yes I can see half of you cringing and the other half sighing with relief that it's not you!!

My card today is very pink and girly to fit in with a few challenges. I've used a gorgous Mo Manning image coloured with Promarkers and touched up with a Sakura Gelly Roll glitter pen. The papers are all Dovecraft Back to Baics III which came in a bag of candy from Caz (thanks again Caz). I distressed the edges of all the papers and added pearls, ribbon and star from my stash. The flower is made from a strip of lace gathered up and an old pearl button sewn to the centre.

The sparkle doesn't show up so well so here's a close up at an angle so that you can see it a bit better

Here's the sketch I followed

I shall enter this in the following challenges
Bunny Zoe's Crafts challenge 'Pink, Pearls and Lace'
The Sketchy challenge 'Kathrin's Sketch'
The Cutie Pie challenge 'Distress Your Cards'
By the Cute and Girly challenge 'Twinkle Twinkle Little Star'
Mo Manning challenge 'Anything Goes'
Sweet Stampin' challenge 'All That Glitters'
Totally Gorjuss challenge 'Anything Goes... With a Button'


Lorraine said...

Very gorgeous pink and girly card! Love the image and all the extra sparkle.
Lorraine x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I love this pretty image and the pink is gorgeous, love the flower you made too. Thanks for playing at TG.

Diane said...

A very sweet card, love the way you have used the lace. Thanks for joining in our Challenge at Let's Craft & Create.

Inkypinkydelights said...

This is so pretty KandA, and i love the Sketch you have followed. I love working with Sketches! Judy x

Uta said...

Your card is so pretty. Thanks for joining us at By the Cute and Girly.
Hugs, Uta

Carol Willis said...

Very pretty card Andrea, love the image, layout and beautiful embellies.
Caz x

cotnob said...

This is really pretty Andrea, such lovely soft pastel pinks.

Rachel said...

Soooo pretty! I love your sweet image and the pretty papers.
Thank you for sharing at Sweet Stampin this week, Wedgie xxx

Unknown said...

This is so pretty and pink! Great embellishments, too! Glad you joined us in Mo's Challenge.

Unknown said...

Hi Andrea, awww isn't she just the sweetest! Lovely colour choices and a fab card.

Thanks for joining in with us this week at Sweet Stampin.


Unknown said...

This is so pretty. Love the gorgeous image and pretty papers. Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week and good luck xxx

Mandy said...

Such a beautiful creation Andrea. Thank you so much for joining us over at Let's Craft and Create for our Pearls & Lace challenge.

Tammy (LaDiva) said...

Delightful card!! Love how you worked the sketch! Thanks so much for playing with us at By The Cute & Girly’s Twinkle Twinkle Little Star challenge and good luck!

Tammy, BTC&G DT from Créations LaDiva :) xx

I have some candy on my blog, you are more than welcome to join ☺

Mandy said...

Hi Andrea, there's some good news for you over on the Let's Craft and Create Challenge blog. Congratulations!