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Saturday, 23 April 2011

MIMOSA ~ SUMMER DAY.....................

Morning all on another glorious day...!

Well I just about survived clearing out Bexx's wardrobe...2 black bags lighter plus 2 recycled bags for the charity shop...and it still looks like she has a tone of clothes...then lovely Steve said "like mother like daughter"..cheeky sod lol...!..

Anyway, onto today's card and I have used one of my new Bildamalarna stamps I bought from Ally Pally. I think she is just perfect for our lovely weather we are having at mo...what do you think lol...and again I have used my fave papers...

This sweetie is going into the following challenges :-
Crafts & Me # 31 ~ Pink & Sweet
I Love Promarkers # 62 ~ Anything Goes
Simon Says ~ Emboss it!
Paper Sundaes # 65 ~ Texture

Mimosa ~ Summer Day ~ Bildamalarna

Close up of image

Close up of Ribbon

Side View

Items Used

Stamp ~ Bildamalarna
Colouring medium ~ Promarkers & Chalks
Ribbon ~ Stash
Embossing folder ~ Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots"
Border Pinch ~ MS "Doily Lace"

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments :o)

Right gonna dash...I have some ironing to do before I can have a wee play boohoo!

hope you all have a lovely day and I will catch you all laters..


Junie said...

Good Morning Vicky !!! I am needing to set about Lucy's room keep putting it off LOL !! Another CRACKER of a card !! Absolutely LOVE your colour combo !!! truly stunning !!!

Hanna said...

Oh Vicky, your card is adorable! Love the colours, the touches of blue are stunning and you've coloured your sweet image to perfection! Amazing design and I love the bow and the little pearls, such gorgeous details.

happy easter,

Kristel said...

That is a beautiful card Vicky! Looks so great with the blue in it!!
Have a great weekend!!
Hugs Kristel

Ali said...

Gorgeous - Hmm not sure I'll get any cards done today wwwaaayyyy behind on housework grr - have a lovely day hon xx

Cathy said...

Gorgeous card Vicky ... love your new stamp, and fab layout and details.
Have a fabby day.
Cathy xx

Vicky said...

Hi sweetie so sorry I've not been over its been one of those weeks. I have just looked at all your other cards cus I've missed seeing them & they are all gorgeous hun I especially love the wedding card. You also pursuaded me to get the Flora manga image, I do love manga so I got 2 of them lol....just need time to colour them up now lol.
Anyway I'm babbling this card is beautiful I love love love the colour & I soooo love the image hun.
Enjoy your weekend iron is staying in the cupboard today lol.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Janette said...

Fab card Vicky, sweet images these aren't they...have a good day.xx

Debs M said...

gorgoeus card, love the image too! x

Joey said...

Gorgeous card Vicky Hun, Love the girlie, think my feet will be ready for that by the end of the day. Joey xx

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Vicky - the colours are fab together and your colouring is amazing!
Surely you can't use swear words like ir*ning out in public like that - can you???
Have a fab day - hope the Easter bunny is good to you tomorrow.

angelwhispers said...

Love the new image Vicky and your colouring looks amazing especially with these beautiful papers and the scrummy ribbon!! Love Chanelle xx

Chrissie said...

So sweet Vicky and I think I'd like to be joining her today!
lol Chrissie xx

Anna-Karin said...

Great card. Cute mimosa and fab lo.
Take care

Anonymous said...

This is just so cute Vicky! I love her little face! Fab card as always!xxx

Debbie said...

Hi Vicky, love your card. Your colouring is great as always and your choice of colours is just gorgeous. Thank you for the card you sent me, its beautiful.
Hugs Debbie x

Dora said...

Aww what a sweetie, I love your new stamp and gorgeous colour combo. .. me too got ironing arrghh . PS Left you something on my blog. Wishing you a happy Easter. Hugs xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

What a cute and fun image beautifully coloured. My ironing was all done yesterday (she said smugly) but there'll be more before long I know. Happy Easter Marianne x

Sarpreet said...

Gorgeous card, great layout and colouring, Happy St Georges Day and Happy easter, have a fab weekend with this weather

Noreen said...

What a fab card, gorgeous image (love those stamps, but ran out of pennies at Ally Pally boo hoo)Sounds like you've been very industrious - I really must do the same, but not today lol xx

Tine said...

Hi Vicky. Fab card. Love the image & the layout - in fact, all of it. Fab work. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers.
Tine :)

Sue said...

Hi Vicky! What a fab image - I love it! I used to have a tin bath like that when I was a baby! (blush) how old does that make me !!!! LOL

Gorgeous colour combo with the pink and blue. Love the papers and the embossing.

Hugs Sue xx

Debbie said...

How sweet is she? I love her little smiling face, and she has her feet in a bowl!! Ha Ha
As always your colouring and papers are beaugtiful. Dx

cardmaking bird said...

Hee, hee can imagine Steve saying that! Gorgeous card today Vicky!! This stamp is gorgeous (wish I'd got this one now!!) Love the colours too - that pop of royal blue is fab!! Hugs, Marie xxx
P.S. I notice you didn't manage to persaude DBD to take me on!! ;-)

Elaine said...

Another stunning card Vicky.
I love the bildmalarna stamps and beautifully coloured as always.
Very pretty papers and I love the colours.

Have a fabby long weekend.

Hugs Elaine xx

Cazza said...

Awwww she certainly is suiting the weather at the moment!! Fabby card Vicky, love the colour combo and beautifully coloured :o)

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Vicky, I like the stamp, the colours and that lovely bog bow, Happy Easter.
Kevin xx

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous image Vicky, just whats needed after a day's gardening! Great colour combo too!
Helen x

Wishcraft said...

This is gorgeous Vicky! Such fab colours and lovely image. Great layout too :o) Lisa x

Helen said...

I love it! I am definitely going to have to get some of these stamps - this one is so cute!

Hope you're having a lovely weekend.

Helen x

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, wow the colours are stunning, big hugs love pops x

Bettina said...

hi vicky! such a gorgeous card. ooh, i love that image, its a gotta have.those colors togheter are so fab.
happy easter hun!

Sarah said...

Hi Vicky, am having a nosy at the DT members on the Divas by Design challenge blog - I'm a new DT member! Your cards are just gorgeous, I have rather a large soft spot for Sugar Nellies as well! Love your style and look forward to working with you. Sarah

Kat said...

Gorgeous card Vicky. Love that sweet image and the lovely colour combo.

We're too near the North Sea this wee. Foggy every day. Well some days it cleared up a bit and not far away they had beautiful sunshine. Not fair! Rain now so hope it improves for the rest of the Easter weekend.

Kat xx

coops said...

stunning card vicky.your colours are lush and i love the fab papers and adorable image.
happy easter hun :D

xx coops xx

Lynsey said...

Hi Vicky this is such a sweet card! I love these images and this one is so cute!
Hugs Lynsey x

Kathleen said...

Oh wow, I love this, so cute, and something I need to do, soak my feet in a bowl, would love to try out the fishes thing but a bit scared they may put a pyranah in by mistake.
Happy Easter.

Kath x

xxxtglxxx said...

This is such a cute card, and I really love the colours and layout.

Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ promarkers this week,



HandmadebyTLC said...

So glad to meet you Vicky, love you sweet family page and your blue baby is just gorgeous as well as the rest of your family. You create with some of my favorites too LOTV and Whimsy and I just adore Crafty Sentiments! Very excited to work with you on the Divas by Design DT! Tammy Louise

Stampin Lucy said...

Wow you are talented!! I can only hope that when I grow up I can color like you!! Can't wait to work with you on Divas by Design, I am very excited to get started.

Lisa xx said...

ooooh that is such a man thing to say,lol! another gorgeous card. xx

alicaz said...

So pretty! Fantastic coloring and great color combo!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

Alica ;)

Lee said...

Oh my goodness what a gorgeous image.Fab colours n layout

WeirdCat said...

Great card, lovely crisp, clean lines,thank you for joining us at I♥ Promarkers this week
Ruth x

Mina said...

a good clean out is good for the soul dont you think Vicky and you feel much lighter after it too...your card is so sweet and pretty and perfect colouring too...Happy Easter to you and those you love and thanks for joining in with our Crafts and Me challenge
Mina xxx

Marcea said...

This is such a gorgeous card.
Fabulous colours and details.
thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge