Wednesday 24 February 2016

Button Up

Good morning to all my lovely friends and  followers it's that Wednesday again and  I'm here to launch another of the very popular weekly challenges over at Crafting by Designs. This week the theme is Button Up so you need to get rummaging in those button boxes for this one.
We have one sponsor this week

 Prize - 3 single images OR 1 set

For my Design Team card I decided on a lovely image from Beccy's Place called Blossom Bicycle.

Close up of the stamp

Card Recipe

7x7 blank card
Stamp is Blossom Bicycle from Beccy's Place
Painted with Copic and Promarker Pens
Papers are LOTV Pastel Dreams sadly discontinued
Blue card is Tim Holtz
Heart Banner Die is La La Land
Sentiment is LOTV Pretty Grungy Good Times
Ribbon is from the new Patchwork Rose Collection Flowers over at Crafty Ribbons made into a Dior Bow
Tiny buttons are from my stash think they came in a magazine
The sparkly heart buttons I bought at a Chinese Supermarket when I was in Spain.
Twine from my stash
Small sentiment is from a Tim Holtz Small Talk Pad I bought in Florida
Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle Die

Well I hope you are all having a great week the weather is cold here but at least the sun has been shining even managed a bit of tidying in the garden this week. I hope you find time to pop over and  enter this weeks challenge. Love and  hugs Carole x


  1. Oh wow I absolutely love this one Carole!! What a cute awesome idea to do those gems and buttons trailing the bike!! Love it! That ribbon looks like it was made for that paper too!
    Lucy x

  2. Love this one Carol, it has a lovely carefree feel to it with the cycle and trailing hearts breezing along a Country road on a warm spring day (yep fantasy land again).

    B x

  3. Love this, lucky to have this image too, the whole lot is gorgeous, the colours and design....just fabulous.xx

  4. Beautiful card Carole! Great image and fabulous papers too. Reminds me of long summer days and warm weather with picnics etc!! In my dreams eh? Bitter here today but very bright!!

  5. I really love this beautifully coordinated card Carole, the extended streamers from the bike is a lovely touch xx

  6. Wow!! What a beautiful design this is Carole!! I just love the floral papers and that stunning bike image!! Sure looks like Spring to me and I can't wait for it!! :) HUGS

  7. Hello Carole, I hope you are well. A gorgeous card, love the image and beautiful bunting.
    Linda xxx

  8. Hi Carole this is a stunning card I love the image and how you have used the buttons in your design. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  9. Hi Carole, love this beautiful card, lovely image and gorgeous pretty papers, beautiful colour on your banner with those cute buttons.
    Pam x

  10. What a darling bike with the trailing hearts and lovely framing Carole.

    Hugs Diane

  11. It's years since I rode a bike, I love this cute card with its banners and beautiful papers and your pretty ribbon everything is perfect..
    Hugs Babs x

  12. Hi Carole
    Love your card... That bike is fabulous....stunning card...
    Hugs Sylvie xx

  13. A charming card, such a lovely design. The papers and ribbon are really pretty and I love the way you have used the beautifully coordinated embellishments.
    Jean x

  14. This is gorgeous. Love the trail from the bike and the lovely colour scheme

  15. So beautiful and I love the colours you have picked. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  16. Beautiful card Carole & I love all the pretty details :o)
    Have a great weekend!

  17. Gorgeous card Carole!
    Love the papers and the digi

  18. Gorgeous image and a very pretty card. Love the colours and papers. I just tried ti join as a follower but it would not let me. I will try again later!! Hugs, Carol S.xx

  19. Carole, this is such a delightful and beautiful card. I love the cheerful colors and the trail of buttons and love fluttering behind the bicycle. What a darling image! The buttons and heart banner are the perfect detailing for such sweet creation. Beautifully done, as always. I hope you're having a wonderful weekend. :o)

    Hugs and blessings,

  20. This is fabulous Carole, the trails behind the bike are great idea, you could do that on a wedding card with a car!

    Anne X

  21. WOW, so pretty! Love the softness. Thank you for playing along at Crafty Gals

    Corner's Anything Goes Challenge
    . Lisa DT

  22. This is fabulous!!!

    Thank you so much for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments Designs and good luck!


  23. Beautiful card. Love the pretty paper and ribbon that match so perfectly together.
    Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Gals Corner.
    Hugs ~ Lena, DT
    Lena’s Creations

  24. Totally adorable. This is the type of card I'd like to make. The streamers off the bicycle are precious as well as a beautifully organized lay out. Your wonderful use of papers, embellishments and your coloring is fabulous. Hugs, Gail


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