Sunday, 3 November 2013

A Pretty Pearl Challenge

 

 

Hello Again to all of my lovely Friends!

 

Thank you for the wonderful comments!

 

 

Today I have a new DT Card for the Aussie My-Besties Challenge - Use Some Pearls!

 I feel it is a bit overdone, but I was having fun! LOL My Hubby kindly took the littlies out today for a few hours, so I zipped down to my craft room for a bit of me time!

 



 

This Month we were given a choice of 9 Digital Stamps to Use for the Challenge.

For this card I have picked this cute Bestie in a Train Image and used her for a Christmas Card! You can find her HERE

 

 

 I have coloured the Image with my Promarkers, then added Stickles and Mica Flakes.

I inked the edges of all of my Die Cuts etc with Purple Ink!

 

 

I needed to use Pearls for this Challenge so, I put lace and pearls on the top and bottom layers of the Twisted Easel Card. I have also added a lot of other pearls here and there! 

 

 

These Snow Flakes are from a new large Punch that I recently Purchased. The small Butterflies and Large Hearts on the Base are also Punches.

There is a cute little Ticket Here that can be used to catch the Train! He He I like the little blue birds sitting above! And I used flat back Pearl flowers as centres for my Snow Flakes.

 

 

A cute Bottle of Tiny Clear Beads, a seam binding bow and Stick Pin. 

 

 

This Blue Snow flake Paper is by KanBan. 

 

 

This selection of flowers is by Wild Orchid Crafts and my Stash!

 

I hope you like todays Card and will join in the challenge with your Card/Project with Pearls. It is an easy one this time so we hope for a lot of entries!

Hugs Julie xox

I am also entering the following:
http://emeraldfaeries.blogspot.co.uk/ - Ribbon, Lace and Bling
http://2sisterschallengeblog.blogspot.com.au/ - Christmas with no Red or Green

 

29 comments:

  1. Holy cow! That's fantastic!!
    I adore Christmas cards in 'non-traditional' colors and this is a perfect example. It's another creation that I could just stare at over and over, discovering something new each time.
    Love it!!
    hugs--
    Roberta
    Queen Bee Paper Crafts

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    1. Thank you Roberta! I love your comments! Hugs Julie xox

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  2. Beautiful and different than the usual holiday card!

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  3. wow what a card,well not really a card if I received this I would put it in a frame,gorgeous thank you for joining in with us at crafting musketeers and good luck

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  4. I agree with sheena, this is more that just a card. It's a work of art!

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  5. As I hate doing it I will admit at the beginning that this is a copy and paste comment as I am unable to type properly at the moment, but didn't want to miss the opportunity to take a look at your lovely creation and thank you for joining us at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

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    1. Thank you Brenda, I am so pleased that you popped by! xox

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  6. Stunning creation again Julie.....love it!
    Hugs Donna xxx

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  7. Thanks for entering this lovely card for my CHNC 149 and also for CCAYR 'winter wonderland' challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, CCAYR design team x You could also enter this into my CHNC challenge extra for November - I'd love to see it there too. x

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  8. Wow, this must have taken you an age to make! I love the colours and all your embellishments.

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar Challenge this month and good luck.

    Jo x

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  9. Wow Juliw this is as amazing is always. I love the colors, the details and the way you color. It is totally adorable. Thank you for joining my Bestie dutch girls design. Hugs, cindy

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  10. Oh my, Julie! Your art is absolutely STUNNING! I'm SO blessed that you've stopped by to share your talents with us and I really hope that you will continue to share your beautiful creations with us each week. May God bless you with a great week!
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  11. Thanks for entering this lovely card for my CHNC challenge extra for November - hope to see you again soon. x

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  12. Fab card, thank you for joining us over at The Crafting Musketeers Challenge Blog , Fran (DT) xx

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  13. I'm glad you got some "me" time Sweetie, your card is so beautiful, I love all the embellishments
    Thank you for joining in our challenge over in The Crafting Café, good luck x

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  14. Oh my goodness! I'm in pearl heaven! Love all the fun details on your card! So glad you joined us at Great Impressions Stamps Julie! Come on over to our blog - all week long we are playing "Guess the Christmas Carol" for stamping prizes!

    http://www.greatimpressionsstamps.blogspot.com/2013/11/guess-christmas-carol-and-win_6.html

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  15. Thanks also for sharing your beautiful card for Crafting Musketeers 'pretty pastels' challenge, Hazel, DT Crafting Musketeers x

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  16. This card is over the top gorgeous. All the details are so pretty.

    Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

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  17. A cute card, lovely design & very girly!
    Thanks for sharing with us in our Winter Blues Challenge at The Crafting Cafe this time!
    Good Luck
    Hugs
    Dawn xxx

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  18. Wow! What a spectacular card. Loving all the pearls. Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions.

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  19. There is so much to look at and see on this gorgeous card. So much so I nearly missed the train!!. Thank you for joining in at Crafty Hazelnuts Extra this month. hugs Mrs A. (GDT)

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  20. Julie i love your coloing It is a beautyful card..... much to see on it. Thank you for joining my Bestie dutch girls design. Hugs Lilian

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  21. Wonderful card, love the gorgeous design & details. Thanks for joining us at AGOAC. Good Luck!

    Donna x

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  22. A stunning card, love the image and all the embellishments. Thank you for joining us at the Crafting Cafe challenge. Marlene DT

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  23. Hi Julie,

    what a nice colors you used, I love that pastel coloring.
    So much to see on your card, great!
    How nice that you joining our challenge of My Besties Dutch Girls Designs,

    creative love and hugs,

    Mary

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  24. What an absolutely beautiful card! Such lovely details and your image is just wonderful!

    Thanks for sharing at Crafting Musketeers!

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  25. I love all your little details and embellishments. Congratulations for all your recognition for this card and TFS with us at Crafting Cafe! Amy A. DT

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  26. Wow incredible! Thank you for joining us at A little bit Crafty! Hope you join us next time :-) Elaine DT -xxx- p.s I have some candy on my blog if you would like to pop by and enter :-) http://www.sparklingblackrose-craftmylife.blogspot.co.uk/2013/11/all-crafts-challenge-octnov-midway.html

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I am so happy that you have left a comment! I value every one! Hugs Julie xox