30 Mar 2012

B for Bluebells

Hi all I made this card that I hope will be eligible for the following challenges:
For my card I have used a sort of gatefold but cut the top off half way down so it gives the impression of a cross over card, I have used both SU card stock and papers, I went for the Bluebell colour theme as my garden will be full of them soon.  The outside of the card I have added flower, lace, butterflies, pearls and ribbon, this is my first try at a sort of shabby chic look but not sure that it turned out as good as what I have seen on other blogs. 
On the inside is a stamp that I recently bought from Funky Kits she is from the Cherry Pip family it is a stamp and not a digi.  I coloured her with Copics I added a die cut, sentiment and quite a few gold gems.  The ribbon, gems and pearls I bought from Mei Flowers.
Thank you so much for visiting I will see you soon, hugs to all.


NancyD said...

Love, love this shape. I have made some criss-cross cards before and I really like them. Your coloring is wonderful as usual! NancyD

Mandy said...

Beautiful Lorraine,I really like the shape of your card and that image is so sweet....Fabulous detail....
Mandy x

Linda said...

So adorable! I love the way it opens and that beautiful big bow. Gorgeous!

Annette Bowes said...

Gorgeous inside and out Lorraine! Cute image, love how you have her peeking out lol! Very pretty how you have displayed the ribbon, have a wonderful weekend, take careX:)

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

so gorgeous,everything about your lovely card is pretty,fab coloured image (the one you liked on my blog was a precoloured diecut,bit of a cheat)love the folding design and the papers are really special.
hope you are ok,takecare.janex

Lia said...

wonderful card lorraine I love the stamp and beautiul colored
hugs Lia

Doreen said...

A gorgeous card Lorraine,love the style and fab papers.xxx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

I love the Pips and the colours are gorgeous on this. Love it.

debby4000 said...

Love your adorable and cute card Lorraine.

Rita said...

Absolutely love your card Lorraine. The whole idea is perfect. The colours are beautiful too. Hugs Rita xx

Debs said...

What a stunner Lorraine. Love the fold and the gorgeous ribbon.
Have a wonderful day.
Debs xx

Wishcraft said...

Gorgeous card Marianne :o) Lovely design and colours, and super sweet image too. Lisa x

DesignerDiva said...

Hi Lorraine I wanted to pop over to say thank you for the lovely comment you left me.
This card is absolutely gorgeous, I have to try that fold and cut, I love the stamp and how you have added the ribbon and die cut border inside.
Have a lovely weekend
Laurie xx

Margaret said...

Gorgeous card. Love the shape of it

Thanks for joining us at the Creative Card Crew for our Spring challenge
Margaret DT

Crafty Chris said...

Stunning Lorraine I can see I missed a lot of gorgeous makes, have a great weekend and Thanks for your lovely comment.
Chris x

Jac said...

Gorgeous card Lorraine, love the image and style, the ribbon and image peeking out are very eye catching. xx

Nikbee said...

A beautiful card Lorraine. I love the shape and the image is fab.
Nikki x

Nannieflash said...

Hi Lorraine wow thats gorgeous, I love the deep blue and your card design is stunning. hugs Shirleyxxx

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Lorraine.

Hugs Riet.xx

Brenda Brown said...

Such a pretty card Lorraine, love the colours and shape and the bow is just divine on it.
hugs {brenda} xox

Betka said...

Your card is just adorable. Wonderful colours and details
Have a happy weekend Lorraine! Big hugs, Betka :)

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww this is gorgeous, awesome colouring, beautiful embelies & design, have lovely weekend hun, sue,x

coops said...

beautiful card lorraine.your shape is stunning and i really love the sweet image and colours :D

xx coops xx

Sarah said...

Hi Lorraine, I thought it was going to be a pull out card - love this idea.
It is such a cute image too and your embellies are fab.
Hugs SarahS

ladyjanet_56 said...

Well Lozza lou I didn't realise how much of your cards I had missed they are all rather scrummy, love this blue bell number one of my Favourite colours. How is Polo? thank you for your lovely comments and support. Janet

Annmaree (Emu) said...

she is so adorable, just adore the blues and the ribbon lace and flowers!!!!

Maria Matter said...

beautiful Lorraine, this is a lovely design and your coloring is fab!
Hope you are well!
hugs & blessings!

Shelby said...

What a wonderfully creative idea! Love your coloring of this cutey and the die cut underneath her works perfectly.


sarah-Jane said...

Fantastic card. Really love the shape, in fact I love every bit of it! Thank you for joining us at Divas by Design this week.
Sarah-Jane xx

Gaynor said...

Fab shape and the image is adorable, great colours, thanks for joining our Stamp it Challenge at MMCS, hope to see you again soon, Gaynor DT x

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is adorable. I love the colour and can not wait for the bluebells to pop their little heads up. Gorgeous lot of ribbon and lace on this awesome creation.


Elaine said...

Lorraine what a beutiful image and the shaped card is fab. Its a fantastic card I love this Hugs Elaine

Cindy Haffner said...

Lorraine I LOVE your gatefold and all the blue, so PRETTY!~

pinky said...

Stunning card Lorraine, the colours and shape are amazing and I love the ribbon.

Linda said...

This is just beautiful.. Love the image and all the beautiful details.. Very lovely work as always.. hugs, Linda

julieprice3 said...

I love the sugar nellie pips, just beautiful
Hugs Julie p

Anita said...

A beautiful card and I love the Pip! Thanks for joining the Divas.


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