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Saturday, 1 October 2011

CES Challenge 56...Totally Gorgeous - Pretty Girls


Morning my lovelies…we are still basking in sunshine here in the UK and it’s a wonderful and welcome start to the month of October…it’s really hard to think of Halloween in 4 weeks…at this rate the trick or treater’s will be out in force in their swimming cozzies!

When I first saw this week’s challenge theme for CES I kept singing over and over in my head…'Here Come The Girls'…hence my image and sentiment choice! I’ve actually merged together 3 different ‘Beau’ digi images from the Digi Stamp Boutique and I had great fun colouring them to coordinate with these stunning Echo Park design papers!

So, this weeks theme as chosen by Shell is TOTALLY GORGEOUS (PRETTY GIRLS) and the uber talented DT girlies have really smashed this challenge with their fantastic creations…pop over to CES for to see some impressive and beautiful designs!

This weeks prize is this gorgeous Whiff of Joy rubber stamp! Emma currently has a 20% sale on so don’t forget to drop by the store and pick up some lush goodies!


Digital Images : Digi Stamp Boutique (Birthday Beau, Party Beau & Mobile Beau)
Design Papers :
My Minds Eye (Dwell)
Card Stock : SU! (Certainly Celery)
Colouring Medium :
Promarkers & Smooth White Card
Embellishments : Lace & Ribbon from my Craft Stash, Cream Mini Blossoms, White Hydrangea Petals (coloured with pale pink PM's) and Pearls from
Crafty Emma's Store
Tools : Martha Stewart Border Punch
Sentiment : Created on the Computer

22 comments:

Juls said...

fabulous, love the soft colours you have used and the fabby dotted background! Hugs Juls

Sudha - Art Admirer said...

Wow its so pretty dear.

Sudha
sudha-kalra.blogspot.com

Feebsy said...

Greeat card, I love the movement you've got on the dress, they all look so fabulous. Very pretty papers too.

Feebsy
xx

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Terrific girly card, Donna. That image looks fab.
Now I will have 'here come the girls' in my head ALL day. :-)
Caroline xx

Catherine said...

What a fantastic card Donna ! I love the way you have merged the three images, it looks fab ! It's hot here too, it's so nice to have a real indian summer ! Hugs and love from Catherine

MARY B said...

Gorgeous card I love those images. Mary x

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Donna,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
fabulous card, great image & colouring, pretty papers & embelies, lovely design, sue,x

coops said...

stunning card donna.the image is gorgeous and i love your fab pretty colours and design :D

xx coops xx

Donna Mosley said...

A really gorgeous card Donna, what a fab image. Love the pretty colours and flowers.

Donna x

Mandy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Donna!

xx

Wishcraft said...

Fab card Donna :o) Great idea to use these images together, they look gorgeous! Lovely papers and details too. Lisa x

karen said...

Fabulous Donna, brilliant with all 3 images together and fab idea for the sentiment, hugs, Karenxx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Fab card hun, love the colours & the image is fab!

Hugs Shell xx

Rosietoes said...

Really pretty card Donna. Lovely image and sweet colours.

Good luck with selling your Cricut. Mine's the same - sits there gathering dust!

Edna x

Sheena said...

Fabby card Donna - love that pinkness! Sheena xx

nessy said...

these girls are totally gorgeous!!..and so is your card ~love it!!
vanessa xx

Lynsey said...

Hi Donna, what great images you have used for this challenge! They look great.
Hugs Lynsey x

Julie said...

Hi Donna - this is fabulous!! Your card is gorgeous, such a great image and beautifully coloured!! Juliexx

Jennifer said...

Fab Donna! Love the use of multiple images....gorgeous! xx Jenny xx

kaylou said...

So pretty Donna, love the image and those papers are yum!
Hugs Kaylou xx

Simone said...

Beautiful card, Donna! Great colouring!
Simone