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Thursday, 22 July 2010

It’s A Girl Thing

Hi peeps, how’s the weather were you are? it’s still raining on and off here, I’m getting really fed up with it now, it went gorgeous at about half six last night but by eight o’clock it was thundering and you guessed it it bucketed it down again, I tell you it’s a good job I’ve got this crafting to do or else I’d be going mad, well more mad than I am already lol if that’s possible that is,

The lovely Susie over at Die Cut Dreams wants to extend her DT, and  has asked for Pink and Girly, as you know one of my favourite things,  so here is my attempt, but why is it when you want your colours to look perfect, they never do on the computer lol,

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My ribbon is white in real life and the large rose is baby pink not peach as it looks here , the pearl strings are baby pink too but at least Tilda’s the right colours lol, I’ve edges the papers with white crackle paint and my main image is edged with star dust stickles as is her tiara, swirls and  on my flowers, I’ve used pale green vellum for the leaves and some craft wire too,

Tilda is coloured with Copics, and has Glamour Dust on her Tiara and dress, I’ve also distressed the edges of my papers and used a deckle edged Nestie for the main image, the large pink pearls are Basic Grey,

Hi peeps I’ve managed to take a picture outside showing the RL version, here it is LOL, see pale pink rose and white ribbon, xx

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I’m trying to catch up with loads of housework as Jim’s gone back to work today, so I’ve just done my ironing and now I’ve got to mop the floors YUK, two wet Westies doesn’t help with that either lol,

LGE rose~ Wild Orchid Crafts, yes they came and they are all gorgeous too, SM,  roses Fleetwood Market, all the others  items are from stash,

Papers Tim Holtz~ Vintage Shabby ,

I’m really fed up the colours haven’t come out better and I’ve used a daylight lamp too but I can’t do it outside as it’ll get wet, so this is as good as it gets I’m afraid lol,

I hope your all having a better summer than me, no don’t tell me you’ll have me packing lol,

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17 comments:

Susie Sugar said...

Awwwww Liz you've touched my heart with 2 of my fav things "pink" & "Tilda" how could I not be in love with this card OMG its stunning I love it
Thanks for entering our DT call good luck xxx
Hugs Susie xx

Sarah said...

OMG!!! this card is adorable chum, stunning work beautiful creation love it Liz detail gorgeous
Hugs
Sarah xx

Christine said...

Hiya Liz its a stunning creation even tho the lite dosent catch it how you want..bet its even better IRL.
weather no better on the north east coast..no thunder tho.

hugs Christine xx

Alysha said...

awww Liz she is so cute I love how you have done the ribbon as well a bit of somehing different xxx

Elaine said...

Hi Liz,
A very pink and girly card. Very sweet.
I wish I could use those papers like you. Everytime I've used them the end result has gone in the bin!
Glad to hear you had a lovely day out.
Love Elaine xx

Mandy said...

Oh hun you've done it again this is another stunner, so pretty, love everything
love n hugs Mandy xx

Cheryl said...

oh hunny this is just simply stunning,and so elegant,too good luck with the DT call not that you will need it we had a thunderstorm this afternoon,and my god did we need it but only rained,for half and hour then out came the hot hot sun again,rrrrrrr sorry hun,hugs cheryl xxxxxxxx

Sharon said...

I just love this card Liz - Your ribbon looks fantastic, as do the flowers.

Sharon x

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Liz, wonderful sweet image.
luv
Debby

Ira said...

Oh, she's too cute! Love your ribbon treatment! Thanks for your nice comment on my blog!
Take care, have a lovely weekend, ~Ira

Nicola said...

Stunning creation Liz, Tilda is coloured so beautifully and your ribbon and floarl detail are gorgeous.
Thanks so much for entering our DT call at the Die cut Dreams blog.
Hugs,
Nicola & the Dream Team

Karen said...

Gorgeous Liz, love what you've done with the ribbon, good luck with the DT call.
xx

Julie M said...

Beautiful card, Liz - I've just made one using that stamp too - it's one of my favourites. Funny how the colours just don't come out sometimes, and as for the light, don't get me started!!!

Julie x

Biscuitlid said...

gorgeous card Liz - adore all the glamour dust you've added, bit fo a glitter fan me lol!

Thanks so much for entering our DT call at Die Cut Dreams - and good luck!

Hugs
Victoria
x

coldwaters2 said...

Oh wow Liz this creation is such a joy to see what a beautifully designed card the colours, embellishments and Tilda wow such perfection.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Malin/Majamelon said...

Oh, such an adorable card!! I love that Tilda! =D

Hugs
Malin

thefrugalcrafter said...

so pretty and you coloring is teriffic!