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Saturday, 30 January 2010

Totally Papercrafts Challenge Week 1 - Friends

Happy weekend my lovelies, i hope your having a good one so far. The sun has been out today and it has amazingly lifted my spirits. My lovely friend Emma has started a new challenge Blog called Totally Papercrafts along with 5 of her other friends. This weeks challenge is called Friends. I have made the following card to enter this week. I love this Mo Manning image. The papers are from Anna Marie Designs and the chipboard letters are from a QVC TSV ive had for a couple of years!

Please head over to Totally Papercrafts to see the fabulous DT cards.





Unfortunately my distressing around the sides was not how id planned, but have left it as i didn't want to waste my coloured image!





Flowers are from Orchid Crafts. Gems were a special from Poundland!







Finally this is a card i made several weeks ago but hadn't had chance to post yet. I am loving giraffs at the moment and this is a penny black stickeroo.







I am hoping to be back later with some more sneak peaks from the soon to be released digi images by the lovely Tracy over at the Creative Cottage. So please come back later , big hugs Linda x



32 comments:

Sue said...

Hi Hun
aww gorgeous card great image for the challenge,luv the colour combo, thank you for joining us on our first challenge at Totally Papercrafts, hope to see you next week, good luck, sue.x

Nannieflash said...

Hi Sweetheart, wow I love your first card with Mos image, its stunning, and the second card with the Giraffe is gorgeous. Well done with love and hugs Shirleyxxx

Lesley said...

aww this is gorgeous huni...i love it...luv n hugs Lesley xx

Crystal said...

Linda WOW these are fabulous sweetie the first one I LOVE the colors, letters, and the sponging ands such a darling image!!!! LOVE LOVE that giraffe too!! Wonderful girl!

Tammi said...

These are both so cute! Love the big friend and the black leaf like trim on the second card, looks fantastic and fits the giraffe perfectly!

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous cards :-) I love the friends image ,,lovely ,, amd the papers and embellies are perfect ! Love the giraffe too ,,, very cute :-)

thanks for joining the Totally Papercrafts first friendly challenge :-)
Luv
Lols x x x

Lilacanglia said...

Adorable cards,
love the first one,
Have a super weekend,
Hugs
Angie

Tracey said...

Gorgeous cards as always Linda, love the friends one & the distressing looks as if it is meant to be there ;) Hope you're having a great weekend hun.

Hugs
Tracey
xx

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Hi Linda, wow you have been a busy bee again! The sun always makes me smile and brightens my day. These cards are just beautiful, love the blue and browns together! Have a super Sunday hun, you deserve it! love and hugs Heidi xx

Kim Piggott said...

Two totally gorgeous cards Linda!
Love your choice of colours and your designs are wonderful!
Fabulous work!
hugs
kim x

Riet said...

What a beautiful cards Linda,i love your images and papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Craftyanny said...

Fantastic cards, am loving the friends sentiment, it's fab!!!
Thanks for playing along on our first challenge, hopefully you'll join us again on totally papercrafts
Anne x

Tracy said...

Hi Linda,
Hope all is well for you, a couple of lovely cards love, I really like all the finishing touches on both cards.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Pinkllilac said...

The colours and design of these cards are gorgeous Linda, lovely detail and I too love Giraffes.
Hugs Linda

Donna said...

Fantastic card Linda, I love the dotty papers and the fab colours...hope you are having a good weekend :) Donna x

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Linda I love this...I love it lots and lots the colours those flowers the distressing the big letter and the image all are a perfect recipe for one gorgeous card.

Hugs
Lorraine x

cornishmist - thats me ju x said...

Hi linda, long time no visit, hope everything is well with you, great card and fabulous image, I love mos images,I have a little award on my blog for you(not compulsary) ju x

Cheryl said...

These are both gorgeous,your papers and colours are fantastic!!!
Hugs xx

Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

wow, your card is fabulous...I luv it and thanks for the heads up on the new challenge blog...have a wonderful weekend!

enjoy *~*

cabio's craft corner said...

Beautiful and lovely creation. Love that punched border!!!
Hugs,
Cabio

Frazzled Crafts said...

Wow Linda, two great cards, love the friends one with the alphas and embellies and as for the second one with giraffe, superb at how you got the right papers and trims to match - absolutely fab! Liz x

Annie said...

love your friends card Linda and that giraffe is cute! no sunshine here today, just wet snow and grey skies!
hugs, annie x

Rosemary said...

Hi Linda
I would say your
Mojo is back big time! Lovely friends card but the giraffe stole my heart. Love the colours the design of the cards.
Sunny here too cold but oh the sun makes one feel so good.
R.

Ellephantastic Cards and Crafts said...

Hey hun hope youve had a good weekend? I was busy yesterday as Mum & Dad came over & I was having internet issues!! Back on net today & doing some blog hopping. I see we both stuck to our guns & got our cards made the other night!!!

These two are beautys too. I think your distressing looks cool. I think I need to look up a tutorial on distressing cos I'm useless at it (on cards anyways!!) I just love the giraffe too he's like Melvin off Madagascar!!
Hugs
Helen x

Steph said...

These are gorgeous! :) x

Angie Cortes said...

Gorgeous Cards! I LOVE the color combo on the first one and that giraffe is just too cute!! Great job! TFS

Angelo said...

Gorgeous cards. I love the giraffecard!! Lovely colours on them both!

Hope you are doing great. I've been a bit to busy lately to visit any of my favourite blogs. Sorry for that.

Have a great new week.

Hugs, Kristin :)

Lynsey said...

Wonderful cards Linda!Especially love the friends card, the flowers are beautiful! Hope you had a great weekend.
Hugs Lynsey x

Lynsey said...

Wonderful cards Linda!Especially love the friends card, the flowers are beautiful! Hope you had a great weekend.
Hugs Lynsey x

Ila said...

Both cards are Gorgeous!!...I love the Mos image...your coloring and details are Fabulous!!...Hugs, Ila

Crafting Joanne said...

Hi Linda

Two gorgeous cards hun. Great images and LO's.

Thank you for joining us for the TPC launch and blog hop.

Hugs

Joanne xx

Emma said...

Morning Linda...
Two gorgeous cards, love the images and details.
Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts.
Hugs Emma x