Monday 9 July 2012

make it monday linky is open

Hi all
It's Make it monday linky time again and the sponsor  for this week is.the fabulous a fab prize of some digi images of your choice to the winner.

I have used the sweet giraffe  heart 2 image and you will find him here ,He has been coloured with promarkers and the gorgeous papers are from trimcraft first edition and are from the Boho chic pack
The flower is made using a marianne d die.The card blank is one i have made up myself ....just for a change from the normal shape i usually make.
The sentiment  and butterfly die is from stampin up. The swirl is a memory box die.

challenges entered
Dream Valley Challenges  anything but square
Sentimental Sundays pearls flowers
That Craft Place  anything goes
The Paper Players  colour combo
Catch The Bug  anything goes
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards  anything goes
Clearly Inspired  some like it hot
Fussy and Fancy  fancy folds
Guylou's Inimitability  swirls and pearls
Inspire Me Fridays Always Anything Goes
Our Craft Lounge die cuts
Dutch Dare Card Challenge  card for a child
Paper Play  happy birthday
Southern Girls  pearls
Paper Pretties  any occasion card
Marianne's Design Divas  animal antics
Creative Card Crew  swirls and pearls

and finally to my personal pick of the week
It is this fabulous creation from Nadell ... entry .no 263
I LOVE the colour choice on this card ...and i love the shading and tones Nadell has gotten into her colouring of the image
stunning creation


  1. Hi tracey
    Love the unusual "buckle" shaped card and the decorative edge .
    Love that the colour of image, flower and butterfly coordinates so closely to paper too .
    Lovely card for your POTW too.

  2. This is a gorgeous card. Love all the layers and the colours are really beautiful. Thanks for playing along with us at Southern Girls <3 Kirsten

  3. Beautiful card Tracy..lovely colours and embellishments, and what a lovely image..
    Lovely POTW too...

  4. There is something terribly cute about a giraffe and your card is super, super cute! Lovely design. Lovely everything! Hugs, Lesley

  5. Beautiful card, Tracey! Love the soft colors and all the layers! Thanks for sharing it at Guylou's Inimitaility!

  6. Hi Tracey! You designed that layout yourself? It's excellent. I really like that flap or clasp or whatever you call it; either way it looks great. Your card is adorable I need to get that flower die. Those are very dainty and detailed.
    As for your POTW..Isn't that incredible??? I love it too!!
    Hope you have a great week.

  7. Hey, Tracey! This card is fun and cute. Love the beautiful layers and layout. The dimensional flowers and butterfly are so gorgeous on the card!

  8. Gorgeous card... fantastic fold.. perfect!! love the design & colours..such a cute image coloured just beautifully.. Thanks for sharing at Fussy & Fancy.. May x

  9. Super card, great design and papers. Debs xx

  10. this is absolutely gorgeous. Just love the colours, papers, everything really

    Thanks for joining us at The Creative card Crew for our Pearls and Swirls challenge

    Margaret DT

  11. Love your great card- love the opening "Buckle"- and the great flowers.

  12. Sweeeet! Love the colors you used!!! Thanks for participating in our Chocolate,Coffee and Cards challenge this week! Hope to see you again next week!!!

  13. Beautiful card Tracey!! Love the unusual fold. Sweet image too.

    Your POTW is a real stunner! Her colouring is awesome!

    Michelle :o)

  14. Tracey hun your card design is fantastic - love everything about it.
    Great idea for the buckle too.

    Lovely colouring and your pow is just wonderful.

    Hugs to you,

  15. I give you an A for adorable! What a sweet adorable card! Thank you so much for joining us at Guylou's Inimitability this week! HUGS

    GI DT

  16. I love the fancy fold of your card and how it tucks. Thanks for playing along with Dutch Dare.

  17. Your card is absolutely lovely... so pretty!!! Thanks for participating in our challenge at Guylou's.

  18. Fab card, love the shape and "buckle" gorgeous image and fab embellies.
    Wonderful POTW too

  19. Tracey, this is one of my favorite Bugaboo images and I must say, you've made it look so fabulous!

    Thanks for joining us in this weeks Anything Goes challenge at Catch The Bug! Hope you join us again!

    I also saw it Make It Monday.

    :) Becky G

  20. I love the shape of this card - how did you do it?

    Thank you so much for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge this month at Catch The Bug. This open challenge really is a great way to see lots of different styles and techniques – always an inspiration.
    Crafty Blogocks
    DT Member for Catch The Bug

  21. I love this project! Thanks so much for playing along with our Anything Goes Challenge Catch the Bug! Please stop by for our Christmas in July event all week! Thanks for using a Bugaboo image for your project

  22. Cute card! Perfect for a baby or toddlers birthday! I saw it on Make it Monday!

    Debra Pate
    Fabulously Creative

  23. oh my gosh...!!! the cutest card... i love it...

  24. Gorgeous card. Lovely use of colours. Thank you for joining us at That Craft Place.
    Trudie xx


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tracey x x