Wednesday, 3 August 2016

Anything Goes at Crafting by Designs and 'not flat at all' card!

Hi everyone and a warm welcome to new follower Laine joining my little blog family. I hope you enjoy visiting my blog Laine :).

Well it's that time again for the new Anything Goes Challenge Crafting by Designs. I love these challenges as you can make whatever takes your fancy. This is the card I've made using a really cute image Little Lila Holding Flowers from the lovely sponsor Angie's Stamps, more about the challenge below.

A close up shot.....

The Sponsor's prize.....

Angie's Stamps
Prize - Choice of 3 single digis

A marvellous prize as always and well worth entering the challenge for a chance to win!

Card Ingredients.

6" x 6" cord blank- Craftwork Cards.
Stamps- Angie's Stamps 'Little Lila Holding Flowers'.
Sentiment- LOTV 'Set 8 Happy Circular Sentiments'.
Papers- LOTV 'Country Meadow' and 'One Birdie Lane' both retired but try Nitwit Collections.
Cardstock- Tattered Lace 'Shades card'. Create and Craft 'White Linen card '.
Dies- Tattered Lace Essentials 'Pin Dot Ovals' and 'Ovals'. Spellbinders 'Triple Tear'. Creative Expressions 'Camellia pen Petals (green leaves)'. Memory Box 'Frieda Leaf (white leaves)'. Tonic 'Scalloped Circles'.
Punch- docrafts Xcut 'Leafy Lace'.
Medium- Copic pens 'Ciao' and 'Sketch'.
Ribbon- Ribbon Box
Flowers- 'Cosmic Daisy', Miniature Sweetheart blossom ' from WOC. 'White/pink Carnation', 'Pink Roses' and 'Pink Berry Stamens' from my Candy win at Live and Love Crafts a couple of years ago.
Other Stuff- DecoArt Glamour Dust in 'Crystal'. 'Pearls' from MeiFlower.

I'd like to enter the following challenges:-
Little Miss Muffet Challenge- Anything Goes
Classic Design Team Open Challenge #05- Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiments Designs- Anything Goes
Digi Choosday Craft Challenge week 31- Anything Goes
Inky Chicks Challenge #70- 5 or More Flowers

This was the second go I had at making this card as I tried to make a flat card for the shop I supply but when all I needed to do was add the image I decided that I really didn't like it and had to start again. So hence my 'not flat at all' card :D.

Do join in with the challenge over at Crafting by Designs it really is fun and yoyo have the chance to win a wonderful prize.

Hugs to you all, especially Alice,

Debra x



  1. The image is super adorable :) Love the die cuts and the flowers used to decorate the image frame

  2. So cute and love the flower arrangement

  3. Hi Debra, thanks so much for your hugs :) I feel a few better in my heart and my mind...
    Your card is very sweet with these LOTV dp, and love how you coloured the cute image, expecially the hair! Delightful flowers and leaves, so beautiful arranged around the ovals! And such delicate and lovely white bow!!
    Big hugs to you, have a nice day!

  4. Such beautiful colors Debra and I do love the leaves
    Dr Sonia

  5. Hi Debra, this is gorgeous! I've only just recently discovered Angie's digi's...this is so sweet and your colouring looks great. Such pretty papers too, I love gingham!!

    Thank you for your recent blog visits xx

  6. Aww so beautiful! Love the colours and flowers and leaves!
    Lucy x

  7. This is just super gorgeous. Lovely beautiful image and lovely beautiful colours. Love the soft pastel check designer paper and all the yummy flowers, image fabulous and beautifully coloured too, perfect, nice work.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
    [Annette Registered Owner/Admin for Classic Design Team Challenge]

  8. Debra, simply lovely card! Love the embellishments, lush. ❤️. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Polkadoodles Digi Choosday. Jane P. DT

  9. So adorable and I love the flowers and details...gorgeous.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Chrissy DT

  10. Beautiful. Thanks for joining us at the challenge of Inky Chicks. DT Veronique

  11. Debra, this is adorable! Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs. Julie, DT member

  12. Ooh so pretty! Sweet image and love all those gorgeous flowers and details :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  13. Hi Debra, a beautiful card, love all the flowers you used, they look stunning. Thank you for the inspiration... Megan

  14. Morning Debra, just gorgeous, the coloring, flowers and lovely details.

    Hugs Diane

  15. Hiya Debra. This is such a pretty and feminine card, I love your style. And those little pleats you added to the skirt? Sooooo cute! :)

    You asked about the background on my Mermaid card, I did a Tutorial on this already:

    Big hugs xxx

  16. What a lovely card! Thanks for join us at Crafty Sentiments designs, good luck and hope to see you next time. Hugs Beatriz DT (sorry for the delay comment)

  17. I'm just having a catch up Debra after a few weeks off and am loving seeing everyone's beautiful make. This is so pretty, that image is really cute!
    Anne x


  18. Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Kristyn DT


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Debra x