30 September 2012

Blinging Birthday!

WOW! where did that month go? It doesn't seem 5 minutes since I was posting my first DT card for the new challenge blog Natalie & Amy. I just want to say a huge THANK YOU to all of you who entered, we had an amazing number of people enter!!

I'm starting to get a bit over excited now, as this time in 2 weeks I will be on my crafty weekend away with Natalie, Amy & also a few of the DT girls.....I'm just hoping my M.E doesn't spoil it for me!

Anyhoos on with this months challenge, you have until the 29th of October to enter. Our theme this month is 


I decided to use one of my cute Strawberry Kisses kitties, I have used Stickles as bubbles & all the cherries have been glossy accented, but I just can't get a good photo!! Arghhh!!!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Papertake Weekly- fab sketch
Gem Of A Challenge- for the girls
Totally Papercrafts- pretty pastels

Goodies I Have Used
Image, sentiment & cherries- from the 'Party Girl' stamp set 'Strawberry Kisses' from Natalie & Amy's
Kitty- FS8, IG2 & IG1
Glass- BT2, BT1, PP2 & PP1
Umbrella & lemon- CT4, CT3, CT2 & TN3
Cherries- DR5, CR11, CR9, CR7, JG2 & JG1
'Party Girl'- PP6, PP5 & PP4
Ground- BGR1

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Back To Basics III' by Dovecraft from Natalie & Amy's
Ribbon-  'Back To Basics III' by Dovecraft from Natalie & Amy's
Colour distressing has been done with 'yellow ochre' Panpastel from Natalie & Amy's

Our fab prize this month is 

WOW how cool is that, do you think they would notice if I entered lol!!
Please take a few minutes to pop over & see what fab creations the DT have made.
hugs xx


Diane's Card Designs said...

Beautiful card.....The image is so sweet and love the colours.
Diane xx

Tracey said...

Hi Shell, just wanted to pop by my friends' blogs to let them know that we have a Blog Hop extravaganza over at The Squirrel and The Fox with lots of fab prizes to be won, hope to see you there!

Claire said...

This is so cute Shelly - lovely card. Have a great day. Hugs, Claire x

Donna said...

Great card Shell, great image and I love the glaze on the cherries.
Donna xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Shell, I love the cute image and the pretty colours.

I hope you have a good Sunday
Hugs Sue

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh this is so sweet, Positive thoughts you will be fine on your weekend away, Sending big Wifey Bundles of Energy for it xxx Love Me xox

Debbie said...

Really beautiful card sweetie.Love the soft colours and that stamp is fab.Hang in there dearie and I'll keep my fingers crossed for your weekend away.Hugs Debbie x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous hun, love the sweet image and the layout. I know what you mean about the months disappearing it's absolutely crazy this year. I hope you have a lovely time on your trip hun, make sure you try and take it really really easy in the run up to the trip, will be hoping for good days for you
Lindsay xx

sue w. said...

Super cute image and fab coloiurs. Love the dp's. Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts.
Hugs Sue W.

Anonymous said...

Another brilliant image, love the cherries!
Helen x

Pascale Mitchell said...

Gorgeous card Shell love the sparkly bubbles and great colours xxx

Susan Flynn said...

Hi Shell what a cute image, perfect for girlfriends! Hope that little kitty doesn't have too much and fall out lol! x

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.fab pretty colours and bling and i love the sweet pusscat :D

xx coops xx

MagsB said...

I love the image, the little kitty is so cute! What a fun card! Your soft colours and papers are so pretty.

I hope all goes well on your trip!

love Mags B x

Sandra H said...

Hi Shell, This is just so cute! brilliant layout and coloured to perfection x

angelwhispers said...

Shell this is so cute and loving your colours just perfect with this sweet image! Chanelle xxx

debby4000 said...

Love your adorable, gorgeous card.

Kim. said...

Gorgeous card Shell, lovely image and beautifully done.
Kim xXx

Lorraine A said...

aww this is adorable :-) such a cute image and the cherries look yummy :-)

thanks for joining us on the Papertake Weekly Challenge :-)
Lols x x x

Dawn Louise said...

A great card hun, so cute, as a fibromyalgia affected person I can really understand how frustrating it can be when it halts plans, I do hope you had a good time, I'd love to see you enter our challenge at www.dccfriendschallenges.net hope to see you there x off to look at the challenge above now x

Sazzle said...

Fab card Shell and love the glossy accents :-)

Thanks for joining us over at A Gem of a Challenge for our "For the Girls" challenge - good luck!

xx Sazzle xx