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Wednesday 1 January 2014

Happy New Year!

Well hello there and a Happy New Year to you all!  Not only is it a new year it's also the start of a new DT position for me too.  I've been asked to join the girls over at Cards Galore and today sees the start of our1st challenge and it's a nice easy "Anything Goes" challenge which is sponsored by the fabulous

who very kindly supplied the image I've used on my card today.  She is called Vintage Beauty No 5 and if you click on the logo it will take you to their shop.  I'm so excited to be on another DT and hopefully it will help with my cardmaking with all the extra inspiration.  You can check out some of the other teamies fab work as all the blogs are listed at the side of my blog.

Card Blank and backing card from stash
DP - details to follow
Image - Scribble and Scrap Vintage Beauty No. 5 coloured with Promarkers
Cut with Spellbinders Labels 4, inked with Ranger Distress Ink Victorian Velvet
Gems - Kaisercraft
Flowers - Papermania colored with pro markers
Sentiment - Lili Of The Valleystamped with Victorian Velvet Ranger Distress Ink and  cut with Memory Box Chadwick Label  and matted onto Memory Box Bistro Label.

I'm entering this card into the following challenges :
ABC Challenge - C Is For Colourful
Inky Impressions - Challenge 140 - Anything Goes
Scribble And Scrap - Challenge 8 - Always Anything Goes
Creative Card Crew - Challenge 52 - Anything Goes
Make It Monday - Challenge 172 - Anything Goes
Creative Craft Challenge - Challenge 26 - Anything Goes
Through The Craft Room Door - Challenge 31 Dec to 6 Jan
The Pink Elephant - Challenge 231 - Anything Goes
Digi Galore - Girly
Crafting From The Heart - Challenge 3
Kaboodle Doodles - Challenge 204 - Anything Goes
Stamp And Create - December Challenge - Anything Goes
Crafty Creations - Challenge 253 - Anything Goes
Bearly Mine - Challenge 117 - Anything Goes



  1. simply gorgeous and elegant! I love your coloring and the soft colors you chose. I look forward to working with you.

    Happy New Years
    Tamie Camp

  2. It's great to serve on the DT with you! Love your project. The coloring is awesome! Happy New Year! I'm your newest follower!

    La-Vie B. – Cards Galore Challenge Blog DT
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  3. Excited to be on the Design Team with you! I love the flowers, paper and color matching on this card!

  4. Love this card Adele the colours are just so delish! Delighted to have you on board. Love Denyse x

  5. Hi Adele, A beautiful card and image, love the colours. Happy New Year to you.

    Hugs Erin x

  6. Great card Adele, my favourite colours, love the paper you have used. Looking forward to working with you. Happy New Year. Hugs Jo x

  7. Such a beautiful card Adele! Happy to be working with you at Cards Galore Encore design team.

  8. What a lovely colour palette! Looking forward to working with you on the Cards Galore encore DT. Kx

  9. Oh wow, this is just so beautiful with a wonderful vintage flair. Love the design paper and colours.
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  10. This is lovely! Thank you so much for sharing this card with us at Stamp and Create! Good luck,
    Rene :D

  11. This is so beautiful. Thank you for joining us at Creative Crafts Challenge. Marlene DT

  12. Gorgeous card I love all of the beautiful flowers! Popped over from MIM!
    Tammy x

  13. Popped over from MIM,a really beautiful card with a vintage theme Best Wishes for 2014.

  14. Lovely card, great paper
    Thanks for joining in this week at Inky impressions challenge.
    Hugs katie x

  15. This is gorgeous. Love the colour choices for the image...really beautiful.

    Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.

  16. Lovely card! Thank you for sharing your work and playing along with us at Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog. Happy New Year!

  17. Such a pretty card! I love your image! Thank you for sharing at the ABC Challenge! Hugs Julie DT x

  18. Oh beautiful, I love those muted colours

    Thank you so much for leaving a lovely comment on my blog

    Have a lovely evening!


    Bridie@BGPayne Crafts