Wednesday 4 November 2015

Braid In My Hair

Good morning to all my lovely friends and followers well another week over and its that Wednesday again. Its the launch over at Crafting by Designs of the latest challenge which is our month long Any Thing Goes Challenge its always very popular with everyone.

Our Sponsor this month is A Day For Daisies
Prize - $12 credit to the store

For my DT card I decided on a very pretty stamp called Braid In My Hair

Close up of the stamp

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank card cut to fit the paper 
Image Braid In My Hair from A Day for Daisies painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are Maja Design Spring Basics from Live and  Love Crafts
Die is Spellbinder Mirror Mirror die I  was very lucky to win this is in Marianne's blog candy draw Thank you Marianne
Joy craft butterfly die
The gorgeous lace was a gift from my lovely follower Gail .Thank you Gail its stunning
Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts Michael's Florida and  my stash
Grey pearl hearts are from GNPE one of the pound stalls
  The Dream letters are Tim Holtz
Pearl string my stash
Wink of Stella 

I hope you find time to enter this challenge I know how busy it starts to get these next couple of months. Before I go just wanted to say thank you for all the comments you have all left recently. I do appreciate them all you are so kind. Hugs Carole x

I'm entering this in the following challenges The Ribbon Girl Anything Goes Fussy and Fancy Flowers and In the Pink Magical


  1. Carole as soon as I saw your title I knew it was this image and isn't it beautiful. I have her and forget the beautiful ones I do have...gorgeous and classy card as always, you put so much beauty into your work.x

  2. Carole, this is beautiful as ever... you have such a crafty gift. The image is lovely and your embellishments create such an elegant scene. Just stunning! Have a beautiful night. :o)

    Hugs and blessings,

  3. I'm always in awe when I visit your blog, Carole, and see these incredible works of card art which are gifts themselves to be treasured! I don't know how you do it!! Hugs, Darnell

  4. A lovely imqage and a gorgeous card Carole :o)
    Jackie xx

  5. How very pretty this looks in the soft pastel colours Carol. I see you used Wink of Stella pens, I am just rediscovering mine after watching them used on C&C recently, they do give a pleasing sheen.

    B x

  6. Love this image and the pretty pastel colours and vintage look are gorgeous

  7. So beautiful Carole! Wonderful image although when I saw your title in my blog feed I thought you'd gone with a new hairstyle yourself :D. Your card design is just fabulous. You're really talented at embellishing your cards. I hope the family are all well and happy especially little Miles. Debra x

  8. Stunning Carole! What a beautiful card (as always). Quite a sexy image I say...but beautiful she is gorgeous and your butterflies and lace are so pretty.

  9. This is beautiful Carole, love this image and, as usual, your finishing touches are perfect xx

  10. WOW Carole this is stunning! I love everything about this gorgeous card!
    Linda xxx

  11. Carole, your card is positively stunning!! :) Love all of the wonderful details with the lace, butterflies and flowers!! Amazing! HUGS

  12. Wow Carole this is a truly beautiful card. I love the image you used and everything is so pretty all the lovely papers and trimmings.
    Jean x

  13. Hi Carole this is a stunning card I love the image you have used. Hugs Jackie

  14. Gorgeous card Carole, beautiful image and pretty design x

  15. Gorgeous image and colours Carole, beautiful design with your pretty flowers and lace.
    Pam x

  16. A beautiful card. A very pretty image. X

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  18. What a stunning design Carole, love the flowers and lace.

    Hugs Diane

  19. Superb carte, Carole!
    I love the design so elegant.
    Have a nice day.
    Big hugs, Mumur.

  20. A gorgeous card , great image and great use of flowers. Thank you for joining us over at the Fussy and Fancy Challenge blog....Jo. X

  21. Lovely card Carole. It's great to see you playing along at Fussy & Fancy and good luck with the Challenge. Judy DT

  22. Carole your card is beautiful and such pretty embellishments too. Thank you for joining in with the Ribbon Girl November Card Challenge - good luck - Mary x

  23. Oh this vintage style card is just stunning Carole. I love it! Beautifully coloured too. Thanks for joining in the In The Pink Challenge this time. Hope to see you again.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    In The Pink DT


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