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Sunday, 28 October 2012

Feeling Blue

Hi there! Hope you are all well and happy and had the same weather that we had yesterday - it was one of those very cold, crisp blue sky days of autumn - and it inspired this card - well the colour of it anyway - not the image - that was chosen to go with the wet, wet, wet theme over at the Sugar bowl this fortnight!!!!



The stamp is clearly a Gorjuss girl - and the die is a spellbinders - I had to borrow my mums to do this - mine is in santas sack!!!! Then the pearls were in a mixed pack - love them - the image was coloured with promarkers. The papers are Tim Holtz distress pad - and the bow was from my stash.I've distressed the edges of the paper with a distressing tool.

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:

The sugar bowl sugarbowlblog- Jenny's sketch plus wet wet wet.
happycamperscc: Shabby Chic
stampinfortheweekend- anything goes.
 glitternsparklechallengeblog: Monochrome

I'd also like to pass on the news to you that Hazel of the Craftyhazelnut Christmas challenge is starting up a new monthly challenge in January and to herald this she's having some Christmas candy.


Here's the link http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge2.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/introducing-craftyhazelnuts-christmas.html - hope you'll join in!


Have a wonderful day and thanks for visiting - I hope to see you again soon! Bye for now!

Hugs

Rachel

Hang on - I need to reblog Lucy's card from yesterday - the CYPkids blog wouldn't take two entries from the same post - so here it is again!!!!


This is for the cypkidscrafts Fall challenge.

29 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Rachel I love those gorjuss girls and you have coloured her beautifully. The layout is fabulous. Have a good day. Caroline xxx

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  2. Gorgeous gorjuss girls, it really is a beautiful card Rachel and well done Lucy

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  3. A lovely card, Rachel and I love the pearls. A sweet card from Lucy. Vee xx

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  4. This is gorgeous Rachel. I love the image and the way you have added the pearls looks so effective.
    It's nice to see Lucy's card again too!!

    I hope you have a good day
    Hugs Sue

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  5. Fabulous Rachel! I love how it looks like it raining pearls! You're so lucky to have daughters that share your love for crafting!

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  6. love the combined crafting with your daughters and a great card from her too, love the pearl work on yours
    Hugs Kate xx

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  7. Love your easel card and various colored pearls are a perfect embellishment.

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  8. Hey Rachel

    Beautiful card - love what you have done with the pearls - they look just fabulous.

    Lucy's card is awesome too!

    Thanks for stopping by and leaving me some much appreciated comments.

    Hope you enjoy what's left of the weekend and have a great week.

    Take care

    Ta ta for now.

    Hazel xx

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  9. this is gorgeous Rachel, love the colours, image and layout. Marlene

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  10. Hey sweetie, this is just gorgeous I love your creation, huggles Pops x x x

    Aww your little ones cards are so cute too x

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  11. Hi Rachel,

    This is really beautiful. Love the Gorjuss girls. Really like the layout and colours you've used too.

    Shona xx

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  12. Beautiful cards, I really love the blues of the Gorjuss card, stunning. Also just to let you know, if you nip on to my blog I believe your the winner of my halloween candy. Hugs Kerry :-) x

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    1. thanks Kerry - popping over now xx

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  13. Fab image and a lovely card, love all those pearls :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  14. Lovely card Rachel, love the image, and of course you've used my fave colour lol.... Thanks for joining in with us at Happy Campers x

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  15. A really great card and love the pearly raindrops!! trace x

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  16. Adorable, sweet card Rachel, love Lucy's card too.
    luv
    Debby

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  17. This is a lovely card Rachel, fab layout and I love your pearl embellishments.
    Pauline
    x

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  18. Gorgeous card i love the image and the shades of blue are fab. Thanks for sharing with us at glitternsparkle . hugs trisha x

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  19. Such a pretty card hun, love the shades of blue and love those little pearls. Thank you for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle this week. Abbie DT Love Lucy's card too xx

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  20. Stunning card and thanks for joining us on glitternsparkle xx Sam DT

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  21. love the image love the embellishments thanks for joining us at glitter n sparkle and good luck emma xx

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  22. Love the card and image hun and the pearls on the side are fab thank you for joining us for the challenge at the Sugar Bowl

    hugs Wendy

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  23. Gorjuss card, I love it! Love the image and the pearls are beautiful :) thanks for joining us at Glitter n sparkle -Paula DT

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  24. Cute as pie card!! I too love those pearls!
    Great! Thanks for joining us the week at Glitter n Sparkle..
    Toni - DT

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  25. Great cad - love the pearls x
    Thanks for playing along with us this week at stampin for the weekend & good luck x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

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  26. A really gorgeous make hun, I absolutely love the gorjuss girl image and the shade of blue. Thank you for joining in with the Happy Campers Challenge
    Lindsay xx

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Thankyou so much for leaving a comment - it really does mean a lot to me! Hugs Rachel xx