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Sunday, 14 November 2010

One Stitch at a Time Challenge 39

This week on One Stitch at a Time, we're challenging you to use your favourite colours! This week, we're sponsored by Robyn who's offering a $10 voucher.

I've got a lot of favourite colours, but shades that I love, especially together, are peachy/coral colours with pale turquoise. And this week, I got to work with a gorgeous image from Beary Dust whose images are available at the Stichy Bear shop. It's called 'Precious'.
I coloured the image three times with Promarkers, and layered it - that hat just cried out to be layered! The background papers are from Papermania. The rest of the card shows off some of my birthday presents! The border is a Spellbinders border die which I cut in both colours. (The lower layer was cut through the middle so I could offset it.) And the flowers were made with a new Marianne die, which to my relief, cut really well in my Wizard. (I'd heard comments that they weren't compatible, but they worked fine for me.) I coloured the flowers with Promarkers to match the image, and finished them off with some brads.

So what're you waiting for? Make something in your favourite colours!

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges: Fairy Fun Friday who want us to make our own flowers,
Stamp Challenges who're having a 'Digi Day'
If the Shoe Fits who're looking for DIY embellishments (the flowers)
AI Factory weekly who're looking for die cuts/punches (the flowers and the border)

20 comments:

Laney said...

WOW!! Josephine I love your favorite colours!!!
fabulous card hun!!
hugs
laney

Agnieszka M said...

Josephine, stunning card. I love your colours.
Hugs
Agnieszka

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

This is gorgeous hun I just love the 3d'd hat & those colours are yummy!
hugs shell xx

Choccy said...

Such a gorgeous card Josephine. I do really love your favorite colours and they do work so well together.

Choccy xx

Nannieflash said...

Hi Josephine thats a really lovely looking vintage type of card. And the image is so cute, is it one of your family? With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxx

coldwaters2 said...

Gosh Josephine this is awesome those colours, design, flowers and image look so beautiful
Hugs
Lorraine x

Berry said...

This is stunning Josephine, you are right the hat just needed to be layered and what an amazing job! Hugs Rebekah xx

Ellibelle said...

Such a pretty card! Love the sketch you used.

Thank you so much for playing along at stamp someting. Hope you'll join us again next week!

Love crafts forever said...

I love the flowers, and colors combo.
Hugs Nataliya

Unknown said...

Fantastic card Josephine, I love your soft and delicate fave colours. xxx

Unknown said...

Beautiful Josephine, I love the pastel colour combo and the flowers are just gorgeous! Jo xx

Gem said...

beautiful card Josephine, love the colour combo :) X

Lori said...

What a beautiful layout, great work, thanks for joining us at Fairy Fun Fridays!

Designs by Sue said...

Beautiful Card Josephine!

Trisha said...

Great flowers and 3-D effect on your card!Thanks for playing at Fairy Fun Fridays! xox Trish

Unknown said...

Josephine, I love the colours & that hat is amazing. x

Unknown said...

this is gorgeous! i love the window, and the colors you used! Thanks for joining us this week at If the Shoe fits....SCRAP IT!

Renee said...

I love this card. i like the way you added a window. Sort of like seeing her into her soul. Thanx for joining us this week at AIF. Hope to see you back again. Don't forget about the DT call going on now.
Renee DT

Amanda said...

This is a lovely card and a great colour combo.

Crafty Creations by AJ
Amanda

Jayne said...

This is beautiful Josephine, that layered hat is perfect.

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