Sunday, 6 July 2014

I remember doing this!


I think there cannot be too many girls in the world who did not dress up and shuffle about in their mum's shoes when they were little……I know I definitely liked to try on my mum's shoes and dream of when I would e big enough to have high heels of my own!

For me this Angelica and Friends stamp is just the perfect image to take you back to the carefree days of a life without responsibility!

So, as you can see I have added a few girly embellishments to this card too - pearls, a flower and some ribbon, I have have gone for a very different colour scheme to my usual and that all seemed around the orange backing paper that you can see. This actually came from a Wild Rose Studio Milton pad which I love. i had originally torn the paper out to use for something else, but didn't in the end, so I decided to go outside of the box and use it on this card instead.

The polka dot paper came from a scrap from a Polka Doodles Cd, and the blue just happens to match the tiny flower centres on the orange paper.

After that it was just a case of finding the right Spectrum Noir colours to match and there you have it!

So - I would like to enter some challenges today and these are as follows:

http://cutiepiechallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/challenge-72-cute-girls-girls-girls.html
http://abc-challenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/o-is-for-orange.html
http://papertakeweekly.blogspot.co.uk
http://cinspirations.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/challenge-272-anything-goes-option-of.html
http://laineyscraftyspace-justforfun.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/anything-goes-challenge-1.html
http://mymumscraftshop.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/challenge-19-summer-or-bright-colours.html
http://sisteractcardchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/challenge-64.html
http://papercreatorscrafts.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/challenge-26.html

Well I hope this card has brought a few happy memories to some of you.  :-)

Happy blogging!

Sharon x


8 comments:

  1. What a cute card! Love that image. Thanks for joining us at Just For Fun - hope to see you again.
    Bev (DT member) x

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  2. Thanks for playing at ABC Challenges in our O is for Orange challenge. Your beautifully coloured cute image certainly does bring back memories, cheers, Carol

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  3. Yup, I can't lie!! My Mum had a peach nylon nightie that I loved to wear together with her navy sparkly ballroom dancing sandals!! Such a great stamp and you have done a brilliant job, fab papers too xx

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  4. I remember my daughter dressing up in my shoes and her fathers! Great card and we can all relate to this cute image. Really pretty design. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  5. Thank you so much for joining our us over at the 'Just for Fun' Challenge Blog. The theme is Anything Goes!

    Great card and the image is just adorable, I remember my sister doing this

    I hope you will pop back and join us next month...

    Crafty Love and Hugs
    Richard
    xxxx
    JFF DT Member

    (Link for my blog provided here, feel free to pop along and follow me.... www.craftsbytitch.blogspot.co.uk)

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  6. Cute image and card! Thanks for joining us at Sister Act card challenges!

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  7. This is a fabulous card, thank you for joining us at Paper Creator for our Anything Goes challenge.
    Pauline
    x

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  8. Such a lovely card.
    Thanks for joining us this month over at just for fun
    Hugs
    Marie (DT member for JFF)
    Xxxx

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I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon