Thursday, 3 April 2014

Broken Toe!!!

Morning -at the moment I am nursing a very painful and very swollen purple broken toe!!!I was carrying the shower curtain down the stairs to wash and because it was nylon the end slipped under my foot which bent under and luckily I had one hand free to grab the bannister-result one broken toe,the one next to the big toe? reduced to wearing summer flip flops even though it was cold today lol
My card today is for Crafty Girls and the challenge is da-da-da-da-ATG so come and join in no excuse lol,our sponsors are A Day For Daises and Glamoureyes whose image "Evening 'Do' Katalina coloured with promarkers,craft mag freebie B.paper,Joanna Sheen signature die Ivy Flourish,ribbon and liquid pearls from stash.
sister act-ATG
quirky crafts-spice girls
papertake weekly-ATG
fan-tastic Tuesday-use patterned paper
stamp with Sarah kay-girly
divas by design-ATG
crafting by design-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
memas crafts-ATG
left of center-ribbon and/or flowers
craftsgalore encore-colour include fave colour(green)
Thanks for dropping by and any comments you wish to leave are much appreciated
Carol xx


  1. This is gorgeous Carol, I love the pretty image and beautiful papers.
    Sorry to hear about your toe, it sounds painful.
    Sue xx

  2. Ouch I am wincing at the thought of it Carol. On a brighter note your card is lovely, take care of your poorly toe. xx

  3. Gorgeous card coloured perfectly...ouch oooh that

  4. Fabulous card carol!! The DP is so beautiful and your bow is stunning!
    I hope your toe heals quick!!
    Thanks for joining the TTCRD challenges this week.

  5. Hi Carol, a gorgeous card and image, the colours are so lovely and rich. Thank you for a fabulous challenge this fortnight.

    Hugs Erin x

  6. Hi carol. Beautiful card and the backing papers..your poor toe..ouch...sending hugs...Joolsx

  7. ouch carol - sounds painful - hope it mends soon! Lovely card xx

  8. Oooh sorry to hear about the toe.....Your card is

  9. Beautiful coloring! Love the card. So sorry about your toe!. been there done that!

  10. Your card is so pretty I love the red dress and the beautiful bow and leaves on the side.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes April Linky Party. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  11. So sorry about your toe. keeping you in prayer for quick healing and that you can wear regular shoes again.

  12. Ouch so sorry about your toe and there is nothing they can do for it except pain killers. Love your card the image is gorgeous. Love Alison x

  13. Oh no!!! Lets hope it heals well x

    your card is lovely, love how you have incorporated the dress colour to match the flowers that sticks out x

    hugs sally x

  14. Gorgeous card..Thanks for playing along with us at Divas by Design this week.
    Wendy xx

  15. wow lady in red or what she is delightful Carol and congrats for your win x

  16. Hi Carol! This is beautiful and I am just SO blessed to have you share with us. I'm always delighted by the cards you share. Thanks for stopping by.
    Word Art Wednesday

    P.S. Stop by my blog tomorrow (Fri-Sun) for one blog hop, and another starting Monday for Top Dog Dies and Authentique Paper. - LOTS of great prizes at both. I hope that you can join us for either or both.

  17. Ouch, your toe sounds painful. I hope it heals quickly. Lovely card and I am so glad you shared with us at Mema's Crafts.

  18. Hi Carol me again hun love her even more xxx ty for joing us at Fantastic Tuesday and very good luck x

  19. so gorgeous carol.i love your colours and fab sassy image.i hope your toe is feeling less sore and bruised soon.

    xx coops xx

  20. Fabulous Design and lovely Papers, perfect for our challenge over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, thank you for joining us this week we would love you to come back and join us again next week for another fun challenge...Good Luck,
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday

  21. Great card and a classy image, hope the toe is better soon.

  22. This is a gorgeous card. Just hopped over from Do-crafts. Jackie

  23. Gorgeous card, hope your toe gets better soon. Just hopping by.

  24. Your card is wonderful!
    An adorable image and beautiful colors.
    Thanks for joining us at Stampavie and More.

  25. Ouch that sounds so painful, hope it gets better soon. This is a gorgeous card. I love the image you have used. Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore use your favourite colour Challenge#4. Jo x

  26. Oh that made me cringe... reading about your poor toe. You must have been in so much pain.I do hope it heals quickly. Onto your lovely card, a gorgeous image and colours and papers.

  27. At least a broken toe can't stop you crafting!

  28. Oh lovely Carol. Hope your toes recovers quickly! I know I havent entered any challenges yet...but I will promise lol. Sharon x

  29. Beautiful card, gorgeous colours and love the image, oooh hope your broken toe is better soon
    have a lovely weekend... happy hopping
    Lorna xx

  30. gorgeous card. love the image. hope your toe gets better soon x

  31. So sorry to read about your broken toe, I hope it improves quickly. Fab card though, guess it's a lot safer sticking to the cardmaking! Maddy x

  32. Very elegant, love the paper too
    Hope your toe is feeling better soon
    Hugs Julie P

  33. real pretty card, the lady design is ever so nice

  34. Hope your toe gets better soon - nothing as painful as a broken toe - lovely card
    Linda x

  35. a beautiful card thanks for joining us at stampavie and more

  36. Great colour combo.
    Kathleen Mc xx

  37. On the hop over from do crafts. Love the card,
    I hope your toe gets better soon x

  38. Ouch, Carol, that sounds very, very painful. Hope you mend soon. Super card, such pretty paper!

  39. Ouch, I feel your pain, it brought back memories of when I broke my toe and I am sat here grimacing as I think about it.
    Fabulous card though, gorgeous colours

  40. Thank you so much for entering Challenge #28 Ribbon and/or Flowers with Sassy Studio Designs, over on the Left Of Centre Creative Challenges Blog.

    Really beautiful card. The image is elegant and I like the mix of papers, especially the gorgeous glowered strip. The bow with the ivy leaves finish this off wonderfully.

    We have a new challenge every fortnight, I really hope to see you joining more of our future challenges. We have amazing sponsors, so always have brilliant prizes up for grabs.

    <3 & hugs
    Lisa xxxx

  41. So pretty! Happy leapblogging, have a lovely week! Elaine-xxx-

  42. You are in the wars aren't you....gosh how painful that would have been, just as well you didn't fall down the stairs, which happened to me once trying to be super woman carrying a lot of crafting stuff to my craft room...we now have a single story home...flat...
    love the card and image well

  43. Ouch, Carol I'm wincing at the thought of your broken toe .....what a very frustrating accident. I'm so sorry to hear that this has happened to you and hope that it heals quickly for you dear friend.

    My initial wince was closely followed by a gasp of awe as I saw this card, Carol it is stunning. The elegance and wonderful depth of colour in your papers coupled with the gentle flow of your leaf flourish and sumptuous bow oh .....what style, what luxury, pure, breathtaking beauty Carol. I can't begin to let you know how much I love this card.

    Love Ingrid xxx ♥ ♥ ♥

  44. Oh this is gorgeous Carol! I love it! Hope your toe feels much better!! Thanks for joining us at Left of Center Creative Challenges this fortnight! Why not check out our latest challenge starting today! Mo dt coordinator xxx