Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Childhood Memories

Hello to all my great followers and  friends and a special welcome if you've arrived from Crafting by Designs.
Today sees the launch of the new weekly challenge at Crafting by Designs and the theme this week is Childhood Memories bet we all have a lot of those !!. We have two sponsors this week each giving generous prizes

Prize - $12 gift voucher to the store
Prize - gift voucher to store
I've chosen an image from the Lunagirl Retro Illustrations and it features a vintage school room .

Card Recipe

Blank 6x6 Kraft card
Red, blue card and chalkboard papers from my stash
Image Lunagirl from the  Retro Illustrations sheet
ABC Ribbon from Whitby Crafts
Wood Scrabble tiles and chalk board bubbles free in Docrafts magazine a while ago.
Letters from a Pion Cut Out Sheet
Button and twine from stash

I hope this brings back some fond memories and inspires you to make a childhood memories card. As well as the normal design team projects we have two designers from Lunagirl joining the challenge. Hope you find time to go over and take a look.
Enjoy the rest of the week and I hope you all have some nice things planned.



  1. This card is really sweet!! Love the Vintage style image along with the fun chalkboard papers!! Stunning job! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
    My Blog: Stamp Smiles

  2. This is amazing Carole!! The whole card is perfect down to that brilliant ABC ribbon, I'm so impressed!! xx

  3. Brilliant card, love the nostalgic scene :o)
    Jackie xx

  4. Wonderful card Carole! I love the card design, the image is sweet, the paper is fab and the embellishments are really lovely especially the tiles and ribbon. It reminds me of when I used to play 'school' with my teddy bears and dolls. Debra x

  5. Gorgeous card Carole, stunning design and this is a sweet image used and gorgeous colours on this it.xx
    The Journey is the Start

  6. Oh wow this is fab! Love the school theme! All your details are just great and completely perfect for the theme!
    Lucy x

  7. Fabulous design Carole, love the school theme, image and colours, brilliant speech bubbles..

  8. This is such a wonderful design! I love the vintage image and all of your beautiful school-themed elements!

  9. This does cause fond memories and nostalgia. Beautiful. - Jim


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