Monday 22 July 2013

Make it monday challenge time

Hi all
It is make it monday challenge time again ...congrats to all the winners and thanks to everyone who entered ...I had such fun checking out all your fabby makes. The sponsor this week is LOTV and the lucky winner will receive a £10.00 voucher to spend in the LOTV store

For my DT project this week i have made an 8x8 card using a stamp from LOTV called Aimi with lantern..I used  my favourite  graphic  45 secret garden papers, I made handmade flowers using the graphic 45 papers. The birdcage is a sizzix die. The image was coloured with promarkers .The bird is made using an  SU punch.The ribbon and pearls are from meiflower crafts. The leaves are made with  a die from cheery lynn

challenges entered
613 Avenue Create  anything goes[opt make a matching envelope]
Addicted to Stamps Challenge  lots of layers
Challenges 4 Everybody anything goes]entry1 of 3]
Crafting When We Can  floral[entry1 of 5]
Lacy Sunshine  anything goes [entry1 of 3]
Great Impressions  anything goes [entry1 of 3]
One Stitch At A Time  use you favourite [entry1 of 3]
That Craft Place - its a girl thing [1 entry]
The Squirrel & the Fox  use something spooled
Colour Me Creative Challenge anything goes [entry1 of 3]
Hiding in my Craft Room freestyle
Brown Sugar anything goes
Inspire Me Fridaysanything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes
Totally Papercrafts make your own flowers
Dutch Dare Card Challenge floral frenzy
The Play Date CafĂ©  colour challenge
Crafts and Me  anything goes
Anything Goes Challenge  anything goes [entry 3 of 5]
LEJ Designs  anything goes

For my POTW this week i have chosen this gorgeous creation by Lori...what a wonderful idea,i just love the colours chosen too ...

You will find her blog here where you will find wonderful creations to inspire you

So do pop over to the make it monday challenge and enter your papercraft creations,leave a message on another entrants blog  ...who knows you may win a prize
Happy crafting
Tracey xx


  1. Fabulous card Tracey, love the gorgeous image and colouring the flowers and cage are fabulous pretty.

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  2. Hi Tracey
    exquisite creation from you the image and embellishing .Good luck with all those challenges .
    What a fun project from your POTW .
    hugs Shirley-Anne

  3. Lovely card.

    Thank you for joining us over at the Lacy Sunshine Challenge. Good luck.

  4. Wow! It's so cute! I love it!

  5. This image is darling and I absolutely LOVE what you did with it.

    Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

  6. A real sweetie, lovely image and pretty elements. Hugs, Claire x

  7. Smashing card Tracey.

    Love that image and all of the fab embellishments.

    Thanks so much for joining us at Brown Sugar.

    Tracey DTxxx

  8. Lovely card
    Thanks for joining in at One Stitch At A Time
    Katie x

  9. This is so pretty.

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week and good luck.

  10. This is so soft and pretty! LOVE the gorgeous neutrals you used--and the flowers are amazing! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions! :)

  11. Beautiful. Thank you for entering my Lacy Sunshine Challenge.

  12. Looks great. I had the chance to buy a birdcage die cut on clearance, but passed it up. Now every time I see one used, I'm bummed!

  13. I love this image Tracey and the way you colored her is so very pretty. Such a beautiful card, as always. :) Your POTW is precious!

  14. Gorgeous card, love your flowers...Thanks for playing along with us at Totally Paper crafts this week.
    Wendy xx

  15. Tracey, Absolutely wonderful card! Just love your work!! Great close-up pics as well. Thank you for playing this week at 613 Avenue Create and good luck!

  16. Absolutely your card...Thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge this week... HUGS...SK :)

  17. Stunning card, I love all the elements they work so well with the image, thank you so much for joining us over at the Anything Goes Challenge Blog for our anything goes challenge xhugsx Nikki

  18. This little geisha is sweet as can be and you've paired her up with beautifully matching papers and lovely hand made flowers!

  19. Very pretty with so many details, gorgeous, thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar this week.

  20. Wow, your coloring is just outstanding! So glad you could join us for this week's Play Date Cafe Challenge!

  21. Hi Tracey

    You have a real talent for producing the most beautiful card, your layouts are always so perfectly designed. This is just stunning.

    Your POTW is fabulous!

    Michelle :o)

  22. Lovely card and the added touches, thanks for joining us over at The Squirrel and The Fox hugs Denise DT xx

  23. Awe Tracey this card is gorgeous, Love it! Great POTW. Hugs Kerry xx

  24. Such a sweet image- love the L.O you used and the pretty flowers! My daughter is off teaching in China, so I always am drawn to the Oriental images : ) Saw you on MIM ~ Shelly #52

  25. What a wonderful card, I just love the image you have chosen.
    Thanks for playing along with us at The Squirrel & The Fox, I hope we’ll see you again next fortnight!
    Linda xox

  26. All the layering is wonderful. Thanks for playing at HIMCR.

  27. Love your oriental card. Great embellies and the image is wonderful. Love the muted colour scheme and the pop of colour on the little geisha.
    Cute little project by Lori too!

  28. This is a beauty, Thanks for joining us at Addicted to Stamps Challenge.
    Teresa x

  29. Gorgeous card! So elegant.


  30. Oops! I forgot to say thanks for joining us at CMC....


  31. A beautiful card Tracey!
    Thanks for playing along at Addicted to Stamps Lots of layers challenge.
    Hugs Kjersti:)


thank you so much for taking the time to comment,i really do appreciate them ,i will pop over and have a visit with you as often as possible.
tracey x x