Sunday, 30 September 2012

Baby Balnket

Good Morning Everyone, 
Last Friday morning my lovely Hubby drove all the way to Leeds so that I could visit the LOTV shop and I have to say ... it's GORGEOUS!! The rooms are very bright, there's a lovely atmosphere  and it's bursting with crafty stash!
I met the lovely Anne and the fabulous Dawny P too! I also had the best carrot cake I've had in ages!! lol
I bought one or two new stamps, two or three pads of paper and some dies!! I had to keep hold of a few pennies as I'm hoping to go to the Great Northern Papercrafting Extravaganza in Harrogate next week!!
I made today's card with one of the stamps I bought. This is 'Baby Blanket'.
She's coloured with promarkers. Most of you know that I colour quite dark so to keep just a hint of colour was very hard!!

I've used a 'daisy and swirls' embossing folder and finished with a bit of ribbon and some bling from my stash
I'd like to enter the following challenges:-
Lillies Little Fairies Challenge- White with a hint of colour
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes

I also bought one of the new little Geisha girl stamps. I'm making a card 'just for fun' with this one but it's taking me longer than I thought!! lol It could be the end of the week before you actually see it!!
Thanks for visiting me today and for all your lovely comments. I'll be round to visit you all later!
Lorraine x


Dora said...

Awww this is adorable Lorraine, it is so elegant and so sweet. I got this stamp too, love it.. and so lucky you could go to the LOTV shop :D xxx

Irene said...

Hello Lorraine

Wow you card is just beautiful, and I LOVE your soft gentle colours, and that fantastic embossing folder. A Brilliant card.

Caz said...

This is beautiful Lorraine. Gorgeous image and beautiful embossed background. Love it.
Caz x

brenda said...

This is beautiful Lorraine, so soft and delicate feeling.

B x

Stamps and Paper said...

Such a pretty card and your colouring is so the embossed have just reminded me I have that embossing folder tucked away somewhere


Sue - bearhouse said...

Awww this is adorable Lorraine. I love the cute image and the white embossing with the hint of baby pink is gorgeous.

Thank you, also, for taking part in the Lili's Little Fairies Challenge

I hope you have a good Sunday
Hugs Sue

downrightcrafty said...

awwwwwwwwwww so cute and adorable just love it
Hugs Kate xx

Jennifer said...

Totally stunning, Lorraine! You have 'nailed' the "hint of colour" perfectly. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE IT!

Jennifer. x

Doreen said...

Love this, what a gorgeous image..fab

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Lorraine :-) such a lovely image and the deliacte colours are perfect :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp and Lili's Little Fairies Challenges :-)
Lols x x x
I have candy on my blog if you would like to join in :-)

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

This is stunning I love white on white with a hint of colour hugs Ginny ♥

Deborah said...

Stunning card Lorraine, the soft colours are gorgeous. Love the embossed background. You mentioned it was a 'daisy & swirls' folder - can I ask who makes it. Thanks.

Wishcraft said...

Aww just lovely Lorraine! Your soft colouring looks gorgeous... mine usually ends up quite dark, but I might have a go. Lucky you going to the LOTV shop :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Marilyn said...

Oh my... I love this sweet card! Your design and colours is so delicate and soft looking and it simply gorgeous. Lucky you, getting to go to the LOTV shop, I'm so envious! I'd love to go there but I know I wouldn't be able to contain myself... I'd need a big, big bag for my purchases and wouldn't be able to buy another thing for months!

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is totally cute Lorraine. I adore the colouring and your layout. Lucky you going to L.O.T.V.


Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie this is so gorgeous, perfect in every way, huggles Pops x x x

Anonymous said...

Absolutely adorable Lorraine - this is one of my favourite LOTV stamps. Love the embossing too.

Crafty Moone Cards said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine. I am so jealous that you have been to the LOTV shop! Sue

Anesha said...

Beautiful card, love the sweet image and the flowers.

coops said...

so beautiful lorraine.gorgeous image and i love your touch of colour :D

xx coops xx

pinky said...

Oh you lucky girl, its sounds lovely. Glad you got some nice new stash. I love your gorgeous card, so sweet with a hint of pink. My new daisy dies arrived yesterday:)

debby4000 said...

Love your adorable, gorgeous card Lorraine.

Susan Flynn said...

This is just gorgeous Lorraine. Love the delicate colouring of the adorable baby and love love love the white on white!! x

Patricia said...

Ahh!! Lorraine that is just so beautiful.
Delicate, with a fantastic embossed background, I love everything about it

Patricia x

Little K Smith said...

Oh you lucky girl! :D This is totally gorgeous hun, adore the sweet image, love the colour combo and fab embossing too! :)

xxxtglxxx said...

Sooooo beautiful! :)

This is just wonderful hun!



Mandy said...

Beautiful card Lorraine, your colouring is so soft and gorgeous and I love embossing on white.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp
hugs Mandy xx

fairy454 said...

Beautiful card.
I live in Castleford near Leeds and still have not been to the LOTV shop.I will have to venture there soon.It does take a bout an hour and a half on the bus from where I live though or I think I would be there every second i could lol.


Anne said...

Gorgeous colouring ...very nicely done!

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