Thursday 23 June 2016


Good morning to all my lovely friends and  followers today is the launch of another weekly challenge over at Crafty Ribbons Challenge and the theme this week is Summer I know you are all laughing now as we haven't seen much in the way of Summer weather here in the UK this year. As always there is a great prize from the Crafty Ribbons Store for the winner

PRIZE this week
 selection of grosgrain ribbon
Grosgrain Ribbons

For my design team card I used a great digi stamp from Saturated Canary called Smokin Hot I wish !! 

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank Card
Stamp is Saturated Canary Smokin Hot painted with Copic and Promarker pens
Papers are Cosmo Cricket Flurries
Card is Tim Holtz
Ribbon is Summer Festival Ribbon Ice Cream both are from Crafty Ribbons
Dies are Spellbinder Floral Oval
Joy craft leaf die
Ice cream buttons and resin shells are from Whitby Crafts
Letters are from a Tim Holtz pad
Wooden speech bubbles are from Joann's in Florida
Some distress ink around the die and  on the shells

Well I hope when I publish this it does inspire some lovely warm summer weather for us all . Its a great challenge so I hope you can find the time to take a look enjoy the rest of the week everyone love and  hugs Carole x

I'm entering this into In the Pink Challenge Lace


  1. Well, if there was a card to get Summer started then this is it! Great image perfectly coloured and looks fab surrounded with your wonderful embellishments especially the speech bubbles, shells and ice cream, mmmm ice cream, I could just eat one. I don't think the ice cream man comes round at 7.30am though :D. Have a great Friday Carole. Debra x

  2. Fab card, love the image, got this one in my stash too, beautifully coloured and great

  3. So beautiful! Love all your beach theme embellies!
    Lucy x

  4. What a Summer beauty she is Carole!! Gorgeous card and beautifully colored image!! Fabulous details!! HUGS :)

  5. This is gorgeous Carole, I love the image and today sure has been a beautiful day here, going to enjoy an ice cream later :)
    Linda xxx

  6. Hi Carole this is a gorgeous card the ribbon is amazing. We have had flooding down our way. I hope we get some better weather soon. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  7. A wonderful Summer themed card. You have coloured your image beautifully and the layout and embellishments work perfecgtly with the image. Love the ice cream buttons and ribbon. Sally.x.

  8. Gorgeous image on this fabulous card Carole, beautiful layout and ribbon.
    We had a good dry day today, low cloud though and been raining now a few hours, fed up of rain!!! lol.
    Pam x

  9. Very pretty card Carole, I love how you've knotted the ribbon at the top, what a lovely idea.
    Have a good weekend, hopefully the sun will shine!
    Anne x

  10. Hi Carole, this is a beautiful card. I love how you have coloured that wonderful image and your card design is gorgeous with the lovely beach themed details you have added. Thank you for joining in the fun with us at In The Pink too.

  11. Fab, fantastic embellishments too. Creative Blessings, Tracy x


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