Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Take Your Pick at Papertake Weekly

Good afternoon lovely crafty peeps.

Today I'm here to share my DT make for the new challenge over at 

and this week we have our fabulous new challenge of 


So either Sketchy Free For All 
Sketch #100
Colour - White Plus 1
Technique - Paper or Ribbon Pleating
Product - Use a Quote Stamp

Now I had full intentions of following the colour challenge but being a numpty I saw 
Black & White plus 1 and so merrily went on my way making a Red, Black and White project - luckily I also chose to follow this week's sketch - phew!!!!

Here's what I did:

Card Ingredients:

Image: Crafter's Companion Kimono 'Butterfly Silk' Paper Pieced
Colouring Medium: Copics
Design Papers: Teresa Collins 'Fabrications'
Sentiment: Crafter's Companion Kimono 'Butterfly Silk'
Memory Box: Prim Poppy
Metal Spacer: The Hobby House

Our sponsor this week is the fabulous 
offering 1 lucky winner

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

Thanks for popping by today and for all your encouraging words of support.
I really appreciate it.

I'll be back tomorrow to share the full version of my Papercraft Inspirations makes - issue out today :o)

Have a fabulous day.


Sharon said...

Wow Debs, this is fabulous. Her paper pieced dress is beautiful and love all the papers. Such an elegant card.
Have a lovely week.
Hugs Sharon. x

Bad Kitty said...

Gorgeous card

Jennifer Scull said...

this image is gorgeous paper pieced! love the design, too. so dramatic which is perfect with this beautiful image.

susiestacey said...

Absolutely gorgeous Debs, love the papers esp the one you have used for the dress - perfect x Susan x

Sue B said...

Oooh this is gorgeous Debs… SO glad you put the red in this card as it looks awesome with the b & w!! Love the fab image and scrummy papers… and the poppy is just perfect! :-))
Not long to go now!! ;-)
Hope you have a great week hun!
Big hugs, Sue B xx

Sarah said...

What a show stopper Debs!! Fab in every way!! xx

tilly's crafts said...

gorgeous oriental card - and love those backing papers too
Kim x

coops said...

so stunning debs.really gorgeous image and i love your fabulous striking colours and design :D

xx coops xx

Carol S. said...

Love the image and the papers and design are gorgeous. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Lorraine said...

She looks fabulous and the papers are perfect.
Lorraine x

Lynsey said...

Hi Debs gorgeous card! Love the image and your pair piecing!
Hugs Lynsey x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Great image and a gorgeous card, not used that die for ages, goes perfectly here

Whisper said...

Simply beautiful and lovely paper piecing too, Luv Sam x

Jane Savage said...

What a stunner, Debs! That is a gorgeous image made even more so by your wonderful paper-piecing! xxx

Pop's Cards said...

Good morning sweetie, this is gorgeous hugs Pops x

Regina said...

oh, what a pretty card! I love the Orient look!

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Debs :-) I love the colours and whole oriental look, absolutely fabulous ! :-)

Lols x x x

Pat K said...

Fabulous paper piecing on this gorgeous card Debs...so elegant. Pat K x

Kat W said...

It was perhaps a fortuitous mistake as the colour combo is so stunning...and the whole card is beautifully elegant :-)

Big hugs, Kat xx

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Debs, such an elegant image and design.

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

Love, love, LOVE it! The image and papers are so made for each other and your gorgeous layout looks perfect.