Tuesday, 21 January 2014

Bow Dies at Papertake Weekly

Good afternoon my lovely crafty friends. 
I'm pleased to say that I have managed to get to the end of the ironing basket this morning - which means I can have some guilt free playtime in my little crafty haven before I go to pick Jack up from school :o)

But before I head off for a play I would like to share my DT project for 

and this week the theme is 

(use either Bows or Dies or Both)

Here's what I did using one of my scrummy new James Bear stamps - isn't he just adorable!!!

Card Ingredients:
Image: LOTV 'James - Big Heart'
Colouring Medium: Copics
Heart Paper Pieced
Design Papers: LOTV 'Nitwits Always and Forever'
Memory Box: Lavish Branch Die - won in Debby's candy - thank you :o)
Spellbinders: Floral Ovals and Labels 18
Sentiment Tags: LOTV 
Martha Stewart: Hydrangea Punch
Viva Decor Pearl Pen 'Ice White'

Our sponsors this week are the fabulous
Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the details of the prize on offer and to see the stunning inspiration from my lovely DT buddies.

Challenges I would like to enter:
LOTV Monthly Challenge - Anything Goes
Fashionable Stamping Challenges - Hearts and Flowers
Great Impressions - Use Something New (New Stamp)
Hobbycutz - Lots of Layers
The Squirrel and the Fox - Show off your New Stuff
My Time to Craft - All About the Love
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes
Simply Create Too - Valentine's Day or Use Hearts
Totally Papercrafts - Paper Piecing 
Wags n Whiskers - Anything Goes
In The Pink - Anything Goes

Thanks for popping by to see me today - it's always great to see you here and I love to read any comments you may wish to leave.

Have a fabulous day.


Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah Debs this is soooo sweet, what a great card, I just got a new die so might have to join the fun, Love Hazelxox

Lynsey said...

Hi Debs gorgeous card! I love the paper piecing you have done with your new stamp! Looks fab!
Hugs Lynsey x

Sue B said...

Awww yes… James is SO sweet Debs… and you've coloured him beautifully! I love the pretty papers and how you've layered up… it's a gorgeous design!
Hope you have a lovely day hun!
Take Care
Hugs Sue xx

Sarah said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!! xx

cotnob said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Debs, I love your papers and adorable image - the heart looks brilliant paper pieced to match.

Claire said...

Gorgeous card Debs - love the image and the paper pieced heart. Gorgeous papers and a brilliant layout. Have a lovely evening. Hugs, Claire x

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card Debs, love the new James stamps x Susan x

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous card Debs..love little James and his paper pieced heart..


Sparkly Engineer said...

Gorgeous card. The bear is colored up so cute as if he wasn't cute enough to begin with and I LOVE all your dies.

Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Debs what a fab card love the gorgeous image and pretty papers it all looks so beautiful! Hope you had some crafty time! Susan x

Daniele said...

what a great card Debs, so loving the heart

Jane Savage said...

Amazing card, Debs. Love the lush papers and super cute James. Beautiful! xx

Kelly Lloyd said...

This is stunning debs.. Great image, colours and beautiful layout and dies
Hugs Kelly

Diane MoneyGoolsby said...

Hi, Debbie: Your Valentine Card is great. Glad you entered the Simply Create Too "Valentine's Day or Hearts" Challenge #53.

Remember, you can enter 3 of your creations in this challenge.

Simply Create Too Design Team Member

Wishcraft said...

Sooo pretty Debs! Love those papers and fab layout too... gorgeous colouring of super sweet James, a lovely card :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Vicky said...

Gorgeous as always hun....:o)

biggest of hugs Vicky xx

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Debs, I love cute James, beautiful papers and such pretty detailing too.
Glad you got your ironing finished!
hugs Sue xx

cheryl Baker said...

oh hun this is so so cute just love it hugs cheryl xx

Wedgie said...

Super cute card Debs!

Thank you for sharing the love at My Time to Craft this week, Wedgie xxx

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Debs. This is one of my favourite image from the new range. Love how you have paper pieced the fab heart. Scrummy papers and design.
Enjoy the rest of your week.
Hugs Sharon. x

Tammy said...

Awww this is sooo sweet Debs, I love that image and the fabulous paper pieced heart... gorgeous MB die too!
Hugs, Tammy

Avril Ann said...

Gorgeous Debs, utterly gorgeous, so much detail going on here, love this card hun xxx

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card, love the cute image, see you love the lavish branch too

Christine L said...

This is fabulous hon... I love the paper pieced heart and everything about it... and don't forget, it's PINK..... so which challenge should it be in?? hehe!

Christine x

Hélène said...

So adorable I love your card! Thank for joining us at In the pink!

Gloria Shirr (purpleglo) said...

Gorgeous card Debbie. I thought I commented yesterday; but I don't see it on here. I love this layout and all the beautiful embellishments. Fabulous creativity.

Thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at The Squirrel and The Fox!! Hope to see you again next challenge. Have a fantastic week!! Hugs, Gloria DT


Sanja Grdinić said...

This is so cute... Love the paper pieced heart and coloring - perfect!
Have a great day... :)

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Debs, so adorable...Thanks for playing along with us at Totally Papercrafts this week.
Wendy xx

coops said...

so beautiful debs.james is gorgeous and i love your colours and fabulous design.;D

xx coops xx

Terry said...

Such a pretty card and lovely layers! The little sweet beer is adorable! Thank you for joining us at FSC.

Laurart said...

So cute! Thanks so much for joining us at FSC - Love from Laura xxxx

Erin Stephenson said...

Super cute! Thanks for Playing at Hobby Cutz challenge blog. We hope to see you next time. Good luck!

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Stunning card Debs
Julie x

Lisa aka Myran said...

The coloring on this image is amazing Debs! I love this card, sooo cute!!!
Hugs Lisa

Erica said...

So gorgeous, Debs! I love the bright colours and the paper pieced heart is gorgeous!

Thanks for joining our Lili of the Valley 'Anything Goes' challenge!

Good Luck!


Erica x