Wednesday, 27 February 2019


Good morning to all my lovely friends and  followers its Wednesday so the start of our new weekly challenge over at Crafting by Designs and our theme is Silhouettes.

Our sponsor this weekly challenge is

 Prize - $15 gift certificate

Sparkle N Sprinkle has been in business for over 20 years, with a huge following. Our popular Youtube channel features a new technique video every week! In 2017 we initiated exciting changes to the company which have been well received. In addition to an eclectic mix of digital and rubber stamps, we offer hundreds of other fine products for your crafting pleasure.

For my design team card I used a great stamp called Puddles

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank card
The Digital Stamp is Puddles from Sprinkle and Sparkle. I printed it onto a Lavinia paper background  and added one of the the sentiments that comes with the stamp set.
Black velvet card is from Jelly Bean Crafts
Die cut Rainbow
Small black srars I cut from a star Christmas tree die I have from Printable Heaven the tiny stars are so useful
Purple twine from Brenda's Lace and  Ribbon Shop now closed.
Button from my box might be Boyes Stores 

Well I hope you are inspired enough  to come and join in our challenge . Enjoy the rest of the week everyone.

Before I go I want to let you know why I've not been around your blogs recently my husband has been in hospital for a week and a half now having tests so I'm finding with the hospital visiting my time is very restricted. I hope to get back to normal soon.  Love and  hugs Carole x


  1. Oh my I am so loving this Carole. The background and sentiment are brilliant.
    Linda xxx

  2. Love this Carole and hope Michael gets well soon I know how hard it is going back and forth to hospital lots of love and hugs and thinking of you both Sue xxxxxxxxxxxx

  3. Wonderful background and card design Carole. Sorry to hear about your husband, hope things get better soon.

    Hugs Diane

  4. Hi Carole this is a stunning card I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  5. This is super card Carole and different for you too!..very well designed. I am sorry to hear about hubby and yes hospital visiting is hard work. Take care and I wish you both well.xx

  6. Sorry to hear that your Hubby is in hospital. I do hope the investigations go well and that he has a speedy recovery. Take care of yourself too Carole. Meanwhile, your card is absolutely gorgeous, love the background and the cute stamp xx

  7. Great card Carole and hope your husband soon gets well. Look after you too!

  8. Sorry to hear about your husband Carole and hope he is better soon. Love the card and the background is brilliant. Take care, hugs, Carol S.xx

  9. Hi Carole, a beautiful card, love the background you used and the rainbow dripping stars... hope your husband is on the mend and home again soon. Have a wonderful weekend... Megan

  10. You've created a fabulous card, Carole! The digital set is so lovely, and the background is really beautiful!
    Take good care of yourself! I'm praying all is well with your husband! :o)

  11. Love this Carole, a little bit different for you and very inspirational. Hope all is as well as can be with your hubby, a worrying time for you I am sure.

    B x

  12. Beautiful work Carole, sorry to here about your husband and hope things are ok for you all.
    Hugs Pam x..


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