Tuesday 18 October 2011

In the pink

Good morning everyone its currently 0542 and I have been up for 2 hours unable to sleep as I have the dentist this morning and I am all worked up!! Another 5 hours and it will all be over (I hope).  I go every 3 months and get so wound up I now have to medicate myself so I can go but the problem is I am then groggy for the rest of the day!! Because of that I have decided I may as well post now as I'll be a zombie for the rest of the day ha ha!  I've got a pink card today to cheer myself up we all like a bit of pink don't we?

Its an image I got at a stamp show a few years ago but like it because its nice and light its by Penny Black.  I think the papers are Nitwits.  I have stamped a bit of the image on the tag and added a thank you sentiment by Woodware. I made the flower following a tutorial by the Funkie Junkie which is really easy and I bought the crinoline from her Etsy store - wonderful service thank you Linda. The spacer in the flower I have altered by embossing, it was silver coloured.  I have done a little bit of sewing again and used my Edgeabilities and Stickles.  I would like to enter in the following challenges:

Sundays with Crissy - Thanks/Thanksgiving
Heart Song Inspiration - Use Flowers/Felt
Stamps R Us - Nature's Gifts
Anyone for Anya and Friends - Monochromatic
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge - Anything Goes
The Crafty Pad - Monochromatic
The Emerald Faerie Garden - Flowers, Flowers, Flowers
Secret Crafter - White plus One
Fairy Fun Fridays - Sugar and Spice
Jelly Park Friends - Pink and a Ribbon
Mami Doodles - Mother Nature
Crafty Purple Frog - Thank you
Well I'll go have some more coffee to keep me going, thanks for looking take care xx


downrightcrafty said...

a gorgeous creation and fabulous flowers thank you for joining us at the Emerald Faerie Garden and the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx
ps I have some new candy if you are interested :)

Pop's Cards said...

Simply stunning sweetie hugs pops x

Carol said...

Gorgeous card Susan, love all the pretty details on it. Carol x

Kim said...

Very pretty card !

Claire said...

Oh dear I hope the dentist went well?! This is a really pretty card. Hugs, Claire x

Liz's creative corner said...

Aw Susan this is gorgeous hun, such beautiful colours and soft feel to it, beautiful, hugs Liz xx

ps hope the dentist visit went ok, hugs Liz xx

Mrs.B said...

Just doing a catch up Susan, hope your visit to the Dentis went OK. Love this pink card, I love the image and keep promising myself it, but still haven't got it!
Love your little Judikins Angel card, I have these stamps and they come out every year!
Avril xx

coops said...

wow this is beautiful susan.gorgeous image and i love your pretty colours :F
i hope everything went ok at the dentist ;D

xx coops xx

chrissy xx said...

Gorgeous! LOve your colours! LOve the stamp! One awesome flower lol.
Looks like your machines getting used to paper Susan...Fabulous job!

Sue B said...

Oh this is SO pretty Susan! Love the delicate shades and the image with the glitter is beautiful. Gorgeous papers and flower - I love it all !!!!
Aww hope you went on ok at the dentist! It's good when it's all over with!!!
Hope you have a good day tomorrow!
Big Hugs Sue xx

Jane said...

Oh this is so soft and pretty! I love how you've stamped part of the image on the tag too! Hope your trip to the dentist was Ok in the end! hugs, Jane x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

This is so pretty and delicate, love it
Lindsay xx

Victoria Lavender said...

Lovely! A wonderful composition. This is just right for our challenge from The Crafty Pad this week. Best of luck to you.
Victoria Lavender

Janneke said...

What a pretty card ;o)
Thank you for joining us at Stamptalur Sunday Challenge this week

angelwhispers said...

Such a pretty card and love th image just beautiful! Hope everything went ok at the dentist! Thanks for joining us over at TCPFC Love Chanelle xxx

Dr Sonia S V said...

Such a beautiful pink creation
Cheers from Bangalore ,India
Dr Sonia S V

cotnob said...

This is a beautiful card Susan, I love that image and the pinks are so pretty.

Bettina L. said...

Such a beautiful colour combo for a card. Love how the flower and the bow completes the framed image on each side. Thanks for playing at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back sunday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

Maggie's Crafts said...

Lovely creation!

Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad in Monochromatic challenge this week.


Helen said...

Beautiful card - so pretty!
Thanks for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge!
Helen x


This is such a pretty card - I too love pink, and I also hate going to the dentist! Hope it all went well for you.
Sylvia x

paige said...

How delicate and feminine! Thanks for joining us at SRU!

Jennifer Scull said...

this is just a beautiful card - so sweet and soft! Linda has the most wonderful things in her shop and on her blog, doesn't she?!
thank you so much for playing along with us at Jellypark Friends. :)

Tip Top said...

Beautiful and wonderfully pink - love how soft everything looks! Thank you for joining in at Jellypark Friends Friday Challenge – hope you can join us again for the next challenge! Jellypark Challenges

Shannah said...

Oh this is so sweet! It's soft and delicate and lovely! Thanks for joining our Heart Song Inspirations Challenge! Hugs, Shannah xox
PS Hope the dentist went well!

Jules said...

So Soft and Pretty Love your card.Thanks for playing along with us at the Emerald Faerie Garden Challenge Blog xx

Anita Bownds said...

absolutely gorgeous card..
thanks for joining in on the emerald faeries challenge good luck Hugz Anita..XX

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

What a vision of pink loveliness, Susan! Beautiful textures and patterns and gotta love that crinoline flower! That was so sweet of you to link my blog and give my shop a shout out! Hope your dental appt. went well -now you can breath easy for another 3 months! And I'll bet your gorgeous card really did cheer you up!