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Monday, 22 February 2016

Delight in the little things...


Good morning my friends, hope you enjoyed a good weekend and are feeling refreshed and raring to go for the week ahead! I had a really good couple of days... a family party on Saturday celebrating my two sisters birthdays (they were born years apart but on consecutive days...worst thing my parents ever did to me ...sooo expensive :) only joking, it was so nice to be all together again. Yesterday I had a very quiet and peaceful day. Hubby was well enough to go to a classic car show with his buddy...therapy for him...peace for me :) I spent the day reading and crafting, so lovely!
I had time to make a card for the current challenge at The East Wind,  I so love colouring these lovely images. This little beauty was a freebie a while ago and I've been itching to colour her up! I used mainly copics with a touch of gold gel pen and a splash of Wink of Stella. I fussy cut the image and placed her on the tag which is DP  lightly stenciled with distress ink . The flowers are die cut from blue vellum and the butterflies are stickers.
Thanks for visiting today, hope the week ahead is a good one!
Chris
x

Challenges:
theeastwind - all dressed up
Becka B #1 colours and bingo (all that's missing is the bird!)
robynsfetish stitching
stamping sensations atg
crafty friends girly
crafty-girls #14 atg
craftingbydesigns - tag,free, stitching

18 comments:

  1. That's beautiful Chris, she's so pretty & you coloured her so good! Love your colour choices & the pretty embellishments. Sounds like you had a lovely weekend....great that hubby was well enough for a trip out.
    xx

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  2. Wow, gorgeous Chris! Wonderful colouring job, wow, such a great sense of flow on her dress! Beautiful colours! hugs :)

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  3. Such a sweet image and great choice of colour Chris, many thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations challenge this month.

    B x

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  4. Beautiful card Chris love the colours and image used..Enjoy the party.. Have a great week ahead.x
    {aNNie}

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  5. Gorgeous card Chris, lovely colours and sweet image.

    Pat xx

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  6. This headline sounds just right for you Chris..
    A little bit of 'normality'...
    Beautiful colours on this sweet image..
    I LOve your design and embellishments.
    Chrissyxx


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  7. Chris your colouring is wonderful, great image and design. Glad you had a great weekend.

    Kath x

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  8. Hi Chris....Beautiful card....Lovely image and fab colouring....Joolsx

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  9. Hi Chris....Beautiful card....Lovely image and fab colouring....Joolsx

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  10. Wow Chris this is beautiful that image is gorgeous so is your colouring, the flowers, colours and card design are superb
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  11. gorgeous!
    thank you for joining at Stamping Sensations this month.

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  12. Love the deep blue...thanks for sharing it with Crafty Friends Challenge!

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  13. This is just fabulous. Love your coloring, design and image. Great work.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at Crafty Friends Challenge #25 and best of luck with your entry.
    Annette DT Member

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  14. Love the use of all the blues!!! Stunning card.

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at The East Wind. Hope you will join us next time DT Crafting Vicky. I have a giveaway you need to check it out at 4 year giveaway

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  15. This is a beautiful card, thank you for joining in at Beckabchallenge blog. Becka DT xx

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  16. What a stunning card, I love it. Thanks for taking time to join our great challenge over at BBCB xx

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  17. Wow! That is just brilliant! Thanks for entering the challenge x.

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  18. What a beautiful card. Thank you so much for coming over and joining in with our very first Challenge at Becka B Challenge Blog.

    Great Big Huge Hugs

    Becca (DT)

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