Friday, 13 April 2012

Pretty In Pink

Good morning folks, I'm hoping that this scheduled post has popped up as we're off on a few days break at the moment.
It's time for a new challenge over at Polka Doodles and this weeks theme is Pretty In Pink chosen by teamie Daniele so prepare for a lot of sweet creations from the Design Team and of course, me!


I chose to use elements all from the new Sugarplum Daisy CD as I love the pretty rosebud paper that I used for my backing paper here. I tore the edges for a shabby chic look and inked them with pink ink before attaching to the card blank.
I printed the sweet image and a single rose on to watercolour paper then coloured them with a mix of watercolour pencils and Prisma pencils. I added some glitter to the wings. I cut both out then added the image to a die cut oval of white card embossed with the Cuttlebug roses folder. I set this on a mat of pink polka dot paper.
I added a polka dot lace border cut out with a Marianne Design lace die and added this with some white cotton crochet lace.
I finished off with a sentiment from the CD cut out with a Marianne Design tag die, inking the edges and decorating with pearls. The final touch was a pink dotty bow.

You have until 12 noon on Sunday 22 April to enter and good luck!

Challenges for my card:
Card Makin' Mamas - Getting Girly
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards - Pearls and Lace
Totally Papercrafts - Things With Wings
Paper Play -  Things With Wings


See you when I get back.
Fliss xx

14 comments:

  1. Beautiful, I love your pretty in Pink creation, that backing paper is gorgeous. Hoping your having a fabby break. xx

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  2. How pretty Fliss and what a great colour palette.

    Have a good weekend.

    B x

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  3. Very pretty Fliss, lovely papers and colours! Hugs, Valerie

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  4. Loving your pretty in pink card Fliss. Enjoy the weekend, Annette x

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  5. So pretty Fliss. Hope you are getting a good break, you deserve it.
    Have a wonderful weekend.
    hugs {brenda} xox

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  6. Very pretty card Fliss - am loving the white crocheted lace! Cheers Claire x

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  7. such a beautiful card Fliss, love this CD. The images and papers are gorgeous
    Have a great weekend
    hugs
    Doreen xx

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  8. How pretty this is. Hope you are having a fab break.

    I'm off this coming Friday to Wales - really looking forward to it.

    Hugs
    Valxx

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  9. Gorgeous. This is simply rocks. thanks for joining us at CCCC, and hope to see you back.
    Hugz,
    Christine Dt at CCCC

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  10. Gorgeous little creation. Love the girlyness.
    Hugs
    Desire

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  11. A Fab card hun, love the image,stunning..
    Thanks for joining us at Paperplay,
    Hugz
    Kenzi :-) xx

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  12. Hi Fliss
    a fabulous card, lovely image & colouring, pretty papers & embelies,thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, sue,x

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  13. A lovely card thank you so much for joining us on totally papercrafts this week x

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Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a comment. Your thoughts mean a great deal to me.
Fliss xx