Saturday, 2 November 2013

It's Pearls at The Hobby House

Hello again - as promised I'm back with my second post of the day - please scroll down to see my first post or click here.

I am MEGA EXCITED to spill the beans that I have had to keep quiet for nearly a month.
I am TOTALLY THRILLED TO BITS (and beyond) to announce that I have been invited to join the mega talented Design Team over at 

and today I'm here to share my first DT make for the new theme of:


Hope you like it :o)

Card Ingredients:
Butterfly Border: Joy Crafts 
Butterfly: Marianne Designs
Walnut Stain Distress Ink 

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

Don't forget that this fabulous prize is on offer to one lucky winner:

(postage paid by winner)

Challenges I would like to enter:

Brown Sugar - Things with Wings
Sister Act - Anything Goes
4 Krafty Girlz - Anything Goes
Paper Crafting Journey - Anything Goes
Seize the Birthday - Anything Birthday
Flutterby Wednesday - Any Winged Creature
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes

Thanks for popping by to see me again today - I really do appreciate your support.
Have a fabulous weekend.


Claire said...

Woohoo Debs, many congratulations ..... how jealous am I??? LOL - This is a well deserved DT spot and your first card is absolutely gorgeous - a fab shape, love all the pearl detailing and a gorgeous colour too. Hugs, Claire xx

Sue said...

BIG congrats on your new DT place Debs, it is so well deserved and I am really happy for you.
Your card is totally stunning. I love the design, gorgeous colours and such wonderful detailing too.
big happy hugs
Sue xx

Sarah said...

Fab card Debs and MAHOOSIVE Congratulations, you lovely lady, Well deserved too!! So looking forward to seeing what you get up to xx

Avril Ann said...

Stunning card, Debs, love this hun, xxx

Wendy said...

Congratulations Debs, that's fabulous news, so happy for you...have fun.
Your card is absolutely gorgeous as always.
Wendy xx

downrightcrafty said...

such a fabulous d├ębut piece too and you did so well keeping quiet for a whole month, but so pleased you are now out in the open lol, great to have you with us
Hugs Kate xx

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Oh Congrats on your DT spot, Debs - well deserved.
This is really stunning. Love the design and your pearl details are gorgeous.
Caroline xxx

Loopylou. said...

oh Debs what super news hunny! huge congrats and this is a stunner of a card to kick off with,its beautiful
huge hugs Lou xxx

cotnob said...

Congratulations on your new DT spot Debs, I don't know how you managed to keep this news quiet for a whole month. Your card is stunning, fabulous design and so many beautiful details.

Juls said...

Congrats on your DT position!! Loving the card, so stylish!! Hugs Juls

Whisper said...

Absolutely gorgeous hun and many Congrats on your new DT position and so well deserved too and what an amazing creation to start your new DT with as well, Luv Sam x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Congratulations on your new Dt post they are lucky to have you,a very elegant card.
Kevin xx

Janice said...

Brilliant card and a great new DT for you! I can see why you were excited about this. Really well done you but you so deserve this as you are such an asset to any DT, and a really lovely person. Really pleased for you, Jx

Tammy said...

WOW Debs this is absolutely stunning!! Gorgeous colors, beautiful design and I love all of the pearls! A big congrats on your new DT spot!
Hugs, Tammy

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Huge congrats and well deserved, gorgeous first make, love it.

Hazel (Didos) said...

Whooop Whooop Well Done you on the DT Spot and so very well deserved, Love this card its stunning, Much Love Hazelxoxo

Wishcraft said...

Oh that's brilliant news hun, congratulations! Your card is beautiful, love the design and all your details :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Kelly Lloyd said...

Massive congratulations Debbie.
Brilliant news, very well deserved too
Your card is gorgeous as always
Hugs Kelly

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card, love the design. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Girls this fortnight. Abbie xx

Sarah said...

Hi Debs - fabulous news on the new DT. Gorgeous card as well - love the colours.


DesignerDiva said...

Now I know why you were excited!! Huge congrats Debs, they are lucky to have you and what a stunning card to kick off with!! Beautiful make as always
Hugs Laurie xx

Jane Savage said...

Many, many congratulations Debs. Greatly deserved. Your cards are always so inspirational and this is no exception. I love your colour choice and those pearls are lush. xx

Sue B said...

Oh wow hun - that's wonderful news!! and totally deserved!! Oh I know you will have lots of fun creating for The Hobby House! Your card is awesome!! I love the way it unfolds… and so many gorgeous details… the pearls, flowers, butterflies and all the embellishments are absolutely stunning!
Hope you enjoy Downton later! :-))
Big hugs
Sue xx

coops said...

wow so stunning beautiful and classy and I love your details.uge congrats on your new DT too :D

xx coops xx

Corysnana1 said...

I love this card. The colors are fabulous and the embellishments are wonderful. What a fun surprise to see how you constructed the card. Thanks for linking your card up with us at the Sister Act Card Challenge.
Cathy xx

Danni said...

So beautiful and such a neat fold! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!!

cheiron said...

Pretty in pink! Wonderful folded card. Thanks for playing along with the Anything Goes Challenge over on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week!

OttawaMom said...

Your card is stunning!! I love the pretty soft colours and all the added pearls. Thanks so much for joining us at Seize the Birthday!

Qie said...

Pretty and stunning card. Thanks for joining our challenge at Brown Sugar. Good luck.

Gloria Shirr (purpleglo) said...

Congratulations Debs for the DT assignment. You are so lucky! I would love to work with them. They are awesome! Fabulous job on this card! I am in awe of your creativity. I have been a follower for a while now.

Please join me for a chance to win FREE candy on my blog if you haven’t already joined. Have a wonderful week! Hugs, Gloria