Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Shabby Chic

Morning everyone again as this is my second post today.Hopefully I have finally made a shabby chic card complete with frantage(my second attempt) as the last one went in the bin and the Frantage went back in the drawer a few months ago!!!I used "Christening Image" from Mos digital pencil coloured with promarkers.Papers are New Arrival from Forever Friends.I added lace,assorted dies flowers(thank you Lindsay)punched flowers from book pages,ribbon,pearls and white acrylic paint even!my sooo adventurous.I added frantage on the die-cut frame and heart die.
promarker challenge-give me a "P"/promarkers/pink/pearls/P.paper/punch-for book page flowers
stamp with sarah kay-pearls and swirls
paper pretties-embellish everything
crafty creations-sparkle and shine
moments of craft-ATG/lace
crafters cafe-cute card
crafting by design-ATG-----------------------RUNNER UP
word art Wednesday-ATG
polka doodle chooseday-ATG---------------------------TOP 3
mos digital-make it vintage
delightful challenges-frame it
sweet pea stampers-sparkle and shine
fussy and fancy-celebration----------TOP 5
sister act-ATG
catch the bug-bingo/2D.Papers/bling/punch
corrosive challenges-dress me up
quirky crafts-favourite things/dies/digis/pearls
paula holifield-A little bit shabby
cutie pie-cute tagtastic(heart tag-right hand side)
Natalie and Amy-shabby chic
cards galore-flowers
Thanks for calling much appreciated and welcome to my two new followers
Bye for now Carol xx


  1. stunning carol - really love this fabulous card - and don't worry - I didn't think you were calling my wallpaper awful - that was me! lol xxx

  2. This is adorable Carol, love this sweet Mo image and you are certainly adventurous aren't you! i don't even own any frantage
    Love the soft colours.
    Thanks for playing along at Mo digital again.
    Hugs Mau xx

  3. Beautiful card, thank you for playing along with us at ALBC this month & good luck. Jane x

  4. Gorgeous card love the image and the frontage, although I have not tried this yet. Love Alison xxx

  5. This is stunning Carol. I love the cute image and such gorgeous detailing too.
    Sue xx

  6. Hi Carol, what a stunning card - so many details! Seen frantage popping up all over, but not tried it yet!!

    Thanks for joining in with us this fortnight at The Cutie Pies.


  7. What a lovely card you have made. Thanks for taking part in the Sweet Pea Stampers Challenge this month of “sparkle and shine” and best of luck. We hope to see you back again very soon. Best wishes, Kym, Sweet Pea Stampers Design Team xxx

  8. So lovely, thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday at Polkadoodles! Take care Zo xx

  9. what a sweet and beautiful card.
    Thanks for join us at Digistamp4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

  10. Aah, this is so adorble.. I love the colors you've used. Thank you for playing along with Sweet Pea Stampers "Sparkle and Shine" and we wish you good luck. We hope to see you again soon! Sylvia, DT-member Sweet Pea Stampers

  11. Wow, this is just stunning!!! I really love how you framed it. It truly is a work of art. So glad you joined us at Mo's this week.


  12. Stunning shabby chic card with beautiful dies. Love the shape of your card, image, lace and embossing! It's fabulous!

    Thank you so much for joining us for embossing wet or dry Challenge at Digistamps4Joy.
    Good luck and hope to see you again for our next challenge.

    DS4J DT - Sharon

  13. Beautiful card with lovely details Carol. I love the soft colors and sweet embellishment and adoring your frantage (have not done it before:). TFS.
    Thank you for playing along with us at DigiStamps4Joy and we hope to see you again.
    [DS4J DT Member]
    [Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Personal Blog]

  14. ADORABLE! Carole such a sweet layout and soft colors. I so love my Fran-tage. This is so beautifully done, thank you for posting with us. We hope to see you again next week.
    Carole Robb Bisson
    Word Art Wednesday

  15. Wonderful card...Love the die-cuts and the fancy layers...Thanks for blessing us with your artwork at Word Art Wednesday. God bless!

    JO ANN

  16. What a lovely card. Thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday at Polka Doodles.

  17. Stunning card, Carol. Beautiful soft colours and that baby image is uber cute. I'm still getting the hang of Frantage myself but I think you did an excellent job! Thank you for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge. Jane xx

  18. Absolutely beautiful. Thanks for joining us over at Creative Moments this fortnight
    Claire DT

  19. so stunning carol.really beautiful details and design and the image is adorable ;D

    xx coops xx

  20. Love the die cut and little details. Thanks for joining our Frame It Challenge at Delightful Challenges.


  21. This is gorgeous with a wonderful design and colour combo. Thanks for sharing your talent with DS4J. Good luck. Hugs Desíre  {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}  {Doing Life - my personal blog}

  22. So sweet and beautiful. Thanks for sharing this for The Sweet Pea Stampers sparkle and shine challenge - hope to see more of your lovely crafting soon - Hazel, Design Team x

  23. WOW...So sweet... Adorable image & design...Thank you for joining us at Fussy & Fancy... Hugs May x x x

  24. Adorable card ! Love your image, coloring and details.
    Thanks for joining Sweet Pea Stampers this time.
    Hugs Berit

  25. What a fabulous card. Love your design. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges!
    Delightful Challenges DT

  26. Stunning creation, love your design, thank you for joining us Creative Moments
    Alex (DT)

  27. Beautiful card - thank you for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge!

  28. Beautiful card Carol and your baby Mo is your sweet shabby chic design.xx

  29. Beautiful card - adorable image and fabulous design.
    Thanks for playing along with us at the Cutie Pies this time.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  30. What a great project, very cute!! We appreciate you taking the time to join our October Bingo Challenge at CTB! Hope to see you again very soon!

  31. Your card is stunning! So beautifully done. Thanks for joining us at Catch The Bug.

  32. Beautiful card. Love this sweet image. Thanks for joing us at the Corosive Challenge Blog.

  33. A gorgeous image and so beautifully designed and embellished. A really stunning card. Thanks for joining in with the PFP 'Give us a P' challenge this week, and good luck
    Eileen x

  34. Wow your card is sooooo beautiful! Thanks for joining our very first Digi Chooseday challenge and good luck!
    Hugs xx Cara xx

  35. Such a beautiful card, thanks for joining in Crafts Galore, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

  36. This is stunning Carol, I love the image and the wonderful , vintage feel! Thanks for joining in my P challenge at Passion for Promarkers! Hugs, Juliexx

  37. Beautiful card Carol!! It's so soft and PERFECT for a Christening!!! Congratulations on your "Top 5" at Fussy and Fancy!!