Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Hi all
Here is my first card  I have made ...since I arrived back from my hols..I bought these fab stamps and papers before I went away ...lovely aren't they?. The papers are from Kraftyhands. The  postcard stamp is from Joy crafts. I distressed it with TH old paper ink  and coloured it with promarkers .The flowers are from wild orchid.The ribbon and gems are from meiflower crafts
The butterflies are a embosslits die from SU..The card blank was created using my new  grand nesties..The leaves are a border die from cheery lynn...
ladies from our craft group on Monday ...this is what we are making next week so you have a sneaky peek !!!

Challenges entered
Craft Lovin Challenge Blog- anything goes[entry2 of 3]
Kraftyhands  no squares
The Hobby House  anything goes
Country View Crafts' Challenge  die cuts
Inspire Me Fridaysanything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes
Stampin With The Dragon anything goes
Crafty Ribbons  flowers galore
Inky Impressions  anything goes
Pollycraft Challenges anything goes
Whimsy Inspiration shaped cards
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [entry1of 2]
House of Gilli  anything goes or bright colours
Pause, Dream, Enjoy anything goes
613 Avenue Create anything goes [opt create a fat page/card]
Challenges 4 Everybody anything goes [entry1 of 3]
Fashionable Stamping Challenges  something new[papers,stamp and grand squares dies]
Pile It On  vintage or shabby chic
Scrappy Frogs  summer vacation
That Craft Place flowers [1 entry]


  1. Absolutely gorgeous with a wonderful shabby vintage feel.
    {I would love you to take part in my 600 Follower Give-away. Thank you so much if you have already entered and good luck.} Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  2. Welcome home Tracey...such a beautiful card,love the postcard and rose and beautiful papers and love the shape...gorgeous.

    luv CHRISSYxx

  3. thank you so much for joining us for our very first challenge at the Hobby House
    Hugs Kate xx

  4. Gorgeous card Tracey!!
    Love that stamp, it is on my wishlist:-)
    The flowers are beautiful and so is the die you used!
    Thanks for joining the TTCRD challenges.

  5. I hope you had a fabulous time on your cruise Tracey and I'm glad you're home safely. Your latest card is GORGEOUS and I'm envious that I'm not in your craft group. ;) I absolutely love the new grand nesties die and your last few creations using regular writing paper and the altered circle box was AWESOME!!
    So glad you're back home now. :)
    hugs to you,
    Lisa x

  6. wonderful card beautiful flowers Ginny x

  7. Gorgeous card. Beautifull colours and flowers.
    Thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create

    DT Call at Creative Fingers

  8. Such a beautiful card, very elegant and vintage feel to it. Hugs, Claire x

  9. Beautiful vintage card, Tracey! I especially love that image! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  10. Hi again;

    and here are even more flowers! Like this card too - you have an elegant style!

    Charlotta / La Vikinga at Crafty Ribbons

  11. This is stunning Tracey
    Thanks for sharing with us at crafty ribbons
    Hugs Kelly

  12. This is beautiful! I love all the details! Thanks for joining us for the Pollycraft Challenge!

  13. A beautiful card - they are fab stamps and papers and I love the romantic colours..thanks so much for sharing with us at FSC..Esther xx

  14. What a beautiful card I love it

    Thanks for sharing this week at Through The Craftroom Door.


  15. A lovely card indeed! So pretty and feminine. Thanks for sharing with us at FSC.

  16. Fabulous vintage card and thanks for sharing it with us at Country View Crafts this month.

  17. Lovely creation, thanks for joining us at Stamping with the Dragon and good luck.
    Jo (DT member)

  18. love the softness of your card!!
    thanks for joining us at Pile it on Vintage or Shabby Chic Challenge - We have started a new challenge today hope to see you join again :)

  19. Beautiful card , really lovely colours. Thanks for joining us at Stamping with the Dragon. Hugs Tina (DT) xx

  20. Beautiful image and fabulous embellishing . hugs Shirley-Anne


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tracey x x