Tuesday, 4 June 2013


Well we had a glorious day yesterday the grandaughters even had their new paddling pool out--well I say paddling they both got in and Matthew and Tasha will room-hope they don't want it filled toooo often lol.
Onto the DT card for today -the new challenge at LEJ DESIGNSis
"Splish Splash Splosh" I have used Lindsays great image "Soaking in the Bath" coloured with promarkers and glamour dusted bubbles.papers are oddments left over that fitted theme perfectly,Polka doodle Doodle dewdrops.The die-cut border is the aptly named Big Splash Border by memory box -unintentional as I didn't realise the name until someone asked lol.The drop hearts die was part of my prize from Simon says Stamps challenge win.

Stamp with sarah kay-ribbon or lace
paper pretties-emboss(embossed strip under ribbon)
I love promarkers-Dies-no punches
Simon says-ATG
papertake weekly-ATG option non square card
Divas by design-tie a ribbon
The paper shelter-shape it up or easel
creative moments-lots of layers
crafting by design-ATG
crafty ribbons-ATG with a ribbon
crafting-with-dragonflies-one for the girls
totally papercrafts-ATG
sister act-ATG
Allsorts-here come the girls-----------------2nd winner
crafty friends-ATG
Robyns fetish-use a digi
Ribbon girls-add a die-cut
no matter which-bingo(glitter/border punch/bow)
Fitztown-ATG-------------------------------top 3
pause,dream,enjoy-use foam tape

check out the challenge blog for the DT cards and blogs for more inspiration and keep an eye out for freebies
carol x


  1. Fabulous card Carol. I love the image, gorgeous colours and the papers and layout are wonderful.
    Sue xx

  2. I just love what you've done with this, looks Ab Fab xx the colours are brilliant

  3. Fab card, love the colours and heart embellishments, dd

  4. Thank you for joining us this week at Fitztown

    Zoe x x x x x x
    Handmade with lots of Love

  5. Lovely image and a sweet card,thanx for joining us at NMWC and good luck, hugs, Marion

  6. Beautiful card,love the image and gorgeous

  7. Such a cute card :) Thanks for joining with us at the Paper Shelter! Hugs, Merkkari

  8. fabulous card carol - really wonderful xx

  9. Such a wonderful creation with great attention to detail. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at our very first Challenge. Good luck.
    {Fitztown DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  10. Beautiful card and colours. Thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers good luck Ginny x

  11. Gorgeous card and think that Memory Box die may fall into my shopping basket soon, thank you for joining us at I♥ProMarkers this week
    Ruth x

  12. Fabulous card and I love the splash die x

  13. Beautiful creation, but so sorry does not comply with our challenge rules this month. You must choose one item from each column, not each row. Sorry. Suzanne owner NMWC

  14. so gorgeous carol.really pretty diecuts and coloursa and I love the fab image :D

    xx coops xx

  15. So stunning hun, love those pretty purples and the die cuts and layout are just so beautiful
    Lindsay xx

  16. Wonderful use of a beautiful die and a cute image. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies - and a reminder that only followers are eligible for the prizes. Susan (DT)

  17. Fabulous card Carol and a beautiful layout. Love that ribbon and your colour choice - my favourite. Thanks for joining us at Crafting with Dragonflies for this challenge. Ina DT

  18. Gorgeous card, love the shape and great image, thanks for joining us at at Allsorts this week, xxx

  19. What a beautifull card! Thank you for joining our first challenge at Crafty Friends....hope you join us again!
    Rachel xx

  20. gorgeous creation thanks so much for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

  21. This is a beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge. Marlene DT

  22. Hi Carol,
    Just popping over to Congrats you on being one of the winners over at Allsorts :) I wanted to come & see your design, which btw is wonderful. I totally love the colour & the swirly dies (?) & the hearts. You have done a great job. Keep up the great work. Hugz, Lisa.

    P.S Would love for you to come, visit & like :)

    Dreamtime Designs:

  23. Very cute, I love the purples! Thanks so much for playing along at Crafting with Dragonflies!

    lovies, =o) kel
    Crafting with Dragonflies DT