Monday, 18 November 2013

Challenge #126 at Sketch n Stash with Lots of Layers

Good morning.
Hope you had a lovely weekend.
The weather was pretty miserable here but the company was fabulous.
Will share a couple of pics of my snuggalicious Grand-daughter Ruby Mae with you at the end of this post.

So it's the start of a new week and also the start of a new challenge over at 

and this time our optional theme is 


and the fabulous sketch we have to work with makes that nice and simples :o)

Here's what I did:

Our wonderful sponsor this fortnight is:
Offering 1 very lucky winner:

Card Ingredients:
Design Papers: LOTV 'Perfect Pair'
Hobby House Flatback Pearls 
Walnut Stain Distress Ink
Viva Decor Ice White Pearl Pen (added to the centre of the flower heads)

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the gorgeous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies.

Challenges I would like to enter:

Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything Goes
Creative Inspirations Paint - Anything Goes
Joanna Sheen - Celebrate
Totally Gorjuss - 3 Patterned Papers
Sister Act - Anything Goes
4 Krafty Girlz - Anything Goes
Aud Sentiments - Feminine
Crafty Creations - Dies/Punches
Fab n Funky - Anything Goes
Inky Chicks - Pearls and Swirls

Before I go, as promised here are a few photos of Ruby Mae taken yesterday.
She is sooooo close to being on the move - let the fun and games begin lol!!!

Thanks for popping by today - it's always lovely to see you here.
I really appreciate all your support and always look forward to reading any comments you may wish to leave.

Have a wonderful day.


Marianne's Craftroom said...

Beautiful card, gorgeous colours. Adorable pics too, what a little sweetie she is x

Christine L said...

Gorgeous card Debs.... but totally eclipsed by those fab pics!! She's adorable!!

Christine x

Jane Savage said...

Beautiful card, debs. I love that die-cut and those papers.

What a gorgeous little girl your grandaughter is. How lucky are you!! xx

coops said...

so beautiful debs.gorgeous pretty image and your colours are gorgeous.
stunning pics of your granddaughter too :D

xx coops xx

Kim said...

fabulous card Debs but a much more gorgeous granddaughter I have to say! she's beautiful!
Kim x

Sue said...

Awwww Ruby Mae looks adorable, she is so pretty.
Your card is gorgeous Debs, I love the beautiful image and papers. The corner flourish looks wonderful too.
hugs Sue xx

Pop's Cards said...

Good Morning sweetie, wowzers stunning work!! hugs Pops x

cotnob said...

This is a beautiful card Debs, fabulous image and I love your layers and gorgeous corner flourish.
Ruby Mae looks adorable, she will certainly keep you busy when she is on the move.

Debbie said...

Hi Debbs.
OMG Ruby Mae looks so beautiful, those eyes!

I like the flourish you have used on this card, really nice. I have these flower art pads, they are fab aren't they. Debbiex

Chrissie said...

This is such a stunning image Debs and your papers and dies are the perfect background for it too.
Little Ruby Mae is totally adorable, those gorgeous eyes! I'm soooooo jealous, I'd love to be a grandmother.
Chrissie xx

Sarah said...

OOh I could eat her all up...she's gorgeous Debs...that card's not bad either!! xx

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous card Debs...just beautiful and your little grandaughter is beautiful..what a little pet.


Sue B said...

Oh Wow! this is gorgeous Debs! it's a beautiful flower image and I love the scrummy papers that you've used with it… the corner flourish is perfect too !!
Ooh can't believe how Ruby Mae has grown!! is it really that long since she was tiny newborn? yes it looks like she will soon be getting around herself… thanks for sharing these adorable photos! :-))
Hope you have a good week hun!!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Claire said...

Really pretty card and love all the layers. Cannot believe how grown up little Ruby-Mae is already - adorable! Hugs, Claire xl

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is super, what a great card, love the colours of the flowers. Ohhh your Ruby Mae is soooooo cute, what a beautiful baby. Haaa its all gonna be mad when she gets moving!!! Thanks for playing with us this fortnight on The Crafty Girls Challenge, Love Hazelxo

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Hi Debs a stunning card love the pretty image and all the wonderful layers. The pictures of your granddaughter are lovely, what a cutie pie! Susan x

Wendy said...

Awww Ruby Mae is adorable, gorgeous photos...Gorgeous card too Debs, I have these images and must have a play.
Wendy xx

Whisper said...

Absolutely stunning hun, and gorgeous photo's of your granddaughter too, luv Sam x

Wendy said...

I'm back again Debs...Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky Challenges for our 4th birthday celebrations with your gorgeous card...Good luck.
Wendy xx

Julie said...

FAbulous card, Debs - love the iamge and that corner flourish is yummy! Wonderful pics of your granddaughter too - she is gorgeous! Hugs, Juliexx

verybellemakes said...

Beautiful card, hydrangeas are my favourite and I love the layout! Cute pics of your grandaughter too, those eyes!! Thanks for joining the Crafty Girls Challenge and hope to see you again soon.

Victoria DT

Sandra said...

Gorgeous creation.
Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments

Hello said...

Fabulous card and your Grandaughter's so adorable thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Girlz Challenges and we hope to see you again soon.
Huge Hugz, Lorraine xx

Tracy said...

Totally Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Joanna Sheen challenge, good luck. Love your photo's too, she's adorable.
Happy crafting
Tracy x