5 December 2013

You're A Gem!

Where has this week gone? It's flown by, we're off to get the last few Christmas goodies tomorrow. Nige booked the day off so no worries about dragging him around shopping at the weekend lol! BaaaHunbug is our Nige lol!! or BaaaBumhug as our Katie says lol!

Today is the start of a new challenge over at Delightful Challenges, we also have this months new release of scrummy images & papers!

This week the challenge is


easy one this week, just add a gem to your creation!

I got to play with the gorgeous 'Mistletoe Bertie & Marcie' 
& 'Topsy Winter' papers!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
LEJ Designs- Christmas Is Coming
Oldies But A Goodie- ribbon (mirri & ribbon)
Songbird Challenges- die cuts
Sweet Stamps- red & green
Created with Love- Christmas

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Mistletoe Bertie & Marcie' by Digital Delights
Skin- dusky pink & blush
Derwent Inktense pencils
Marcie Hair- bark & dark chocolate
Bertie Hair- willow & tan
Clothes- shiraz, poppy red & deep blue
Candy canes- poppy red
Ribbon- mallard green & dark aquamarine
Mistletoe- spring green
Tim Holtz distress ink
Snow- 'salty ocean' from Natalie & Amy's

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Topsy Winter' by Digital Delights
My stash- gold mirri card, ribbon, white gems, red & green papers
'Crystal Ice' Stickles

Tools & Glues
'Collall all purpose glue' from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D glue with tools' from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'6" scalloped square card blank' from Natalie & Amy's
'Mini Poinsettia' die cut by Marianne D LR0142 
'Snowflake' corner die cut by Memory Box 98238 from Natalie & Amy's
'Circle' die cut by X-cut 503416
'Scalloped Circle' die cut by X-cut 503408

This week we have 'Scrapyland' sponsoring us, the winner will receive a $15 voucher to spend instore!

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over here & see what fab creations the DT have made using the gorgeous new releases!
Hugs xx


Judith said...

Ah so cute Shell - I'm sure in other colours this would pass for Harry Potter lol - enjoy your Bah humbug shopping ( or maybe not! ) hugs Judith x

Donna K said...

Bertie & Marcie are a match made with Christmas! Super charming…I love the gold flourish in the corner. Thanks for sharing with us at SweetStamps.com this week!

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Shell, adorable image and fabulous colouring.
hugs Sue xx

Sandra H said...

Wow another stunning image so beautifully coloured lots of detail and as always a wonderful creation x

Carole said...

Thank you for joining in The Songbird Challenge this week with this super creation.
Happy Crafting
Carole xXx

Jo said...

Fab card Shell, great image!
hugs Jo x

Creative M said...

Have a wonderful day,
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wendy hall said...

Super cute work Shell!

Roberta Swisher said...

Oh my gosh what a sweet image! And I really love the design of your card!!
Thanks so much for sharing with us this week at CWLC. We hope to see you back very soon!
Created with Love Challenges Design Team
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coops said...

so gorgeous shell.really fab design and totally cute image ;D

xx coops xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is soooo cute, Shell and Nigey it should be kissing under the Mistletoe!!! Love Me xox

Shelly Schmidt said...

Darling image you used : ) Love your layout- esp the ribbon, and the gold die is fab! Thanks for sharing with us at SweetStamps.com