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Friday, 10 August 2012

Baby Shower


Morning me lovelies...looks like we are set for some warm weather over the next few days and quite timely too as I have booked next week off work. I can't wait for the break especially as I've not had a full week off work since Christmas 2011!

I needed to make a baby shower card recently and immediately chose to use this fab image from the Digi Stamp Boutique. I've really not been in the mood for colouring recently (one of my pet hates) so took the opportunity to do some paper piecing. The mum-to-be doesn't know the sex of the baby so I went with lilac and lemon as neutral colours.

Digital Image: Digi Stamp Boutique (Alexa - Just Chill, I'm Having a Baby))
Design Papers: Carol Clarke
Colouring Medium: Promarkers
Card Stock: SU! Lavender Lace
Embellishments: Ribbons, Gems & Button from my Craft Stash!
Sentiment: Created on the Computer

17 comments:

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

This is a fab card Donna, love your colours, layout and papers

jacqui x

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous card Donna especially her matching outfit.
luv
Debby

sari said...

This is absolutly gorgeous Donna! Love the color combo and the sweet details! Have a wonderful week off! Hugs and sunshine

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Donna.

Hugs Riet.xx

Mandy said...

Fab card Donna! Love the colour scheme it works so well.

Enjoy your week off and hopefully the sun will continue to shine!

xx

Faye said...

The paper piecing looks fabulous, super colour combo and I love the tile sentiment... briliant. Have a delish weekend. xx

coops said...

so gorgeous donna.i love your colours and stunning image :D

xx coops xx

catherine said...

This is such a fantastic card for the occassion Donna and love the colours. hope you enjoy your time off next week
x catherine

Vicky said...

Lovely card Donna, that image is great and your choice of colours is gorgeous

hugs Vicky xxx

rosie said...

gorgeous card Donna. fab image. love the colours. great idea with the lettering down the side. gorgeous ribbon too x

Jenny said...

Lovely card Donna! I love the fresh colours and the design - perfect. x

Wishcraft said...

Fabulous! Love the colours and lettering, and the gorgeous paper pieced image :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Molecraft said...

Fabulous Donna, brilliant paper piecing!
Helen x

Wedgie said...

Pretty card Donna, love the soft colours. Wedgie xxx

Mrs A. said...

Brilliant bit of paper piecing. Like the stamp you have used for it too. Hope your enjoying your week of work. Hugs Mrs A.

*Vicki* said...

Hello friend!! Gorgeous card!! Love the pretty purple shades and gingham pattern on your papers!! :) TFS!!

Laura said...

Haha love the name of that stamp! Just Chill! I can just picture her saying that. I have never seen this image before, great card and I love what you've done with it Donna.
Laura xx