Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Silver and White

Good morning to all my lovely followers and friends. Today sees the launch of a new weekly challenge at Crafting by Designs and our theme this week is use Silver and White. Our sponsor this week


Prize - winners choice of 3 single digis from Etsy store
For my DT card I decided to use an image called Three Trees. Its quite a plain image but I've added a lot of sparkle so hope you like it.


Card Recipe

6x6 blank card Craftwork Cards
Image Three Trees by Oakpond Creations lightly coloured with cool grey 1and 2 Promarkers then glittered with silver glitter
Silver Mirra card and silver star vellum
White ribbon from Hobby Craft
Tree charm GNPE
Flowers Magnolia Doo Hickey die doily flowers cut in silver mirra card and the vellum which is edged with silver glitter
Silver berries and  metal corner Wild Orchid Craft
Silver lace from a haberdashery store in Ashbourne
Narrow silver ribbon and bells from my stash
Mother of pearl star buttons Whitby Crafts
Sentiments Whimsy Stamps Holiday Circle Pennants from The Hobby House stamped in silver ink
I hope you are having a good week and are enjoying doing some nice things. I know its getting close to Christmas but if you have time to pop over and take a look at the challenge that would be great, better still enter a card . I apologise for the photo very difficult getting all the sparkle perfectly !!


  1. Oh my Carole, this is absolutely gorgeous!! I love the shimmer on your white along with your gorgeous embellishments with the flowers, bells, lace and charm!! Stunning! HUGS

  2. A beautiful card. Your image is lovely and the white and silver colour combination is gorgeous. Your handmade flowers are beautiful, as are your lace, bells and charms. Sally D.x.

  3. What a gorgeous card Carole, love the tree charm :o)
    Jackie xx

  4. Good morning sweetie, this is gorgeous, hugs Pops x x x

  5. Gorgeous! I love silver for xmas! Lots of lovely embelishments too! Love your flowers and the little bells!
    Lucy x

  6. the silver and white, fabulous attention to detail.....tiny bells, flowers...gorgeous.

  7. Hello Carole

    As soon as I read Silver and White I new your card would be beautiful and it is. I love the idea of three sparkling trees, and those gorgeous doily flowers are just perfect. Love, love the addition of the bells.


  8. Gorgeous card design Carole, beautiful layout and embellishments.

  9. Hi Carole this is a gorgeous card I love the image and all the added sparkle. Hugs Jackie

  10. Gorgeous card Carole! I love white and silver together. The image looks great on the starry background and the flowers are lovely. Hope you're having a good week. Debra x

  11. Beautiful, classy and gorgeous card full of special goodies and lovliness. xxx
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  12. A beautiful card Carole, love all the details and sparkle.

    Hugs Diane

  13. wow, this is a gorgeous card!

    sparkle & shine *~*

  14. Wowwww Carole! This is soooo STUNNING! I truly love these colors sooo much! Such a BEAUTIFUL Christmas card .. with every single detail so pretty and elegant!

    Hope all is well! :)


  15. Wow, this is gorgeous Carole. I love the elegance of the layout and those silver embellies.

  16. This is so gorgeous! Such an elegant design and colour scheme. I love the sparkly details too!

  17. A beautiful card and thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments I hope you will join us tomorrow for another challenge and Merry Christmas

  18. Such a classy Chrustmas card. Love the details lace and sparkly Christmas trees. Thanks for playing at Crafty Sentiments and good luck. Hoep to see you back tuesday for another challenge. Bettina GD Member at Crafty Sentiments xx


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