Thursday, 3 November 2016

Made a Card and it isn't One of My DT Card's

Afternoon folks.  I made myself make a card just because I want too today.  I have really had to force myself to craft since losing my darling Tony.  I actually wanted too today.

My 7 x 7 Card

Products Used

7 x 7 Kraft Card Blank - Anna Marie Designs
Dp:- Woodland Wishes - Lili of the Valley and Nit Wit Collections
Digi Image:- Edwardian Christmas - Lili of the Valley
Old Paper D.I.
White and Green Sakura Glaze pen
Sentiment Stamp:- Christmas Mini Messages - SEPT006 - Stamps by Chloe
Flower Middle from My Crafty Heart
Ribbon from my stash.




  1. She is a beauty Cathy. Glad you felt like making a card and enjoy your challenges.

  2. Hi this is s stunning card I love the image you have used. Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge 34 Anything Goes sponsored by Nikki Burnette. Hugs Jackie DT

  3. Gorgeous card Cathy and a fabulous image x

  4. This is gorgeous Cathy, I like the image and the design
    Kevin xx

  5. I'm so pleased with the progress you are making, Cathy! And glad you feel a little better. Baby steps, and slowly things will look up a bit more. This is the hardest time of year, and especially for you, since this time of year was Tony's favorite. Your card is beautiful! I am in love with your image! It's a must have. Beautifully colored and designed! Hugs, de

  6. This is just beautiful thank you for joining into our challenge at

    Michelle DT

  7. Very very nice. I love your design and love your image which you have coloured so nicely.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
    [Annette Registered Owner/Admin for Classic Design Team Challenge]

  8. Back again, and again, just beautiful.

    Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Annette DT Registered Owners/Admin for World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

  9. Glad you felt like making a card today Cathy! Just like Donna Ellis wrote.... baby steps!
    Your card is just gorgeous Cathy!
    Big hug
    Angela xxx

  10. So glad you felt you wanted to craft Cathy - Tony will be looking down with a smile on his face xx

    Delightful card :-)

  11. such beautiful card, I love the image and your design, it is so elegant.
    I am so happy for you that you could craft again.
    big hug xx

  12. Lovely card,thank you for joining in with us at world wide open and good luck

  13. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  14. This is really gorgeous Cathy.. what a sweet image and gorgeous colours..

    Hugs, Evie

  15. A fabulous card and such a lovely image. Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
    Kath x

  16. Hi, Cathy! I'm back with my other hat, sweet friend:

    Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge "Anything Craft Goes". I hope you have enjoyed playing along as much as we have enjoyed seeing your talent. Please check back to see if you are a winner!
    crafty hugs,

  17. It's a very beautiful vintage image and the die cut frame suits its style perfectly. Very pretty.

  18. So happy to read you felt you wanted to make a card Cathy, it's really gorgeous! fabulous image and love your bow & pretty paper.
    Wendy xx

  19. Hello… Thanks for joining our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge with your lovely card… Good luck in the draw and hope you will join us for our next challenge…
    [Diane-Louise DT for Classic Design Team Open Challenge Blog]

  20. I am so happy to read this, Cathy! I know you won't feel like making cards every day but I'm so glad you had a day where you felt like crafting! Your card is adorable - such a beauty! The bow sets it off perfectly! I hope you feel like crafting again soon! Sending big hugs!

  21. Cathy, this is so beautiful. I love the image and gorgeous colours.
    Take care, hugs, Sue xx

  22. That is gorgeous ribbon and I love the rose in the center of the bow. I am glad you felt like crafting on this day.

    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Designs for our Anything Goes challenge.

  23. Beautiful card. Lovely. Thanks for sharing at Inspiration Destination and hope to see you again. Good luck.
    - Khushboo Gandhi, DT

  24. Thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination. Good luck.
    Groetjes van Ine (DT)

  25. Oh Cathy this is the most wonderful news ever, I am so pleased that you actually wanted to make a card and it is a beautiful one, the image is stunning, excellent creation
    Love & hugs
    lorraine x

  26. What a wonderful card.
    my new challenge blog start on the 10th november and i hope to see you.

  27. A fabulous creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this fortnight! xxx

  28. Stunning card xx thank you for joining us at crafting musketeers
    Hugs Paula dt

  29. A great card - thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra and we hope to see you again in December!

    Helen x