Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Happy Mother's Day

Good Morning Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

A busy day here today, off to get some food shopping and then a couple of videos to record.

This afternoon off to see my good friend Jennifer for a colouring session.

Today sharing a new card using papers and ephemera from Madamoiselle from

Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 white square card from Anna Marie Designs
2. Matted and layered polka dot and harlequin paper which have been distressed around the edges with DI vintage photo.
3. Wrapped the ribbon around both layers before adhering to base card.
4. Adhered ephemera with foam pads for dimension.
5. Made a double bow and added diamante to centre of bow, distressed around sentiment before adhering to base card.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Artistic Inspirations #174 - Always Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart #149 - Always Anything Goes
Dream Valley #151 - Lots of Layers
Crafty Calendar - Mum's Day/Special Female
Daisy Chain #6 - Make it Feminine 

Many thanks for visiting today.
Happy Crafting!


  1. Another fabulous card Linda, your papers and ephemera look gorgeous. See you later. Hugs Jennifer xx

  2. Such a beautiful card. Love the bow.
    Valerija xx

  3. So elegant Linda. She is a beauty!

  4. Wow!! Great design and fabulous ephemera and papers!

  5. Gorgeous card, Linda.
    Em xoxo

  6. Hi Linda this is a stunning card I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  7. A wonderful classy card Linda, love the image and your colours, beautifully designed, Kate x

  8. Elegant and beautiful! Love the gem in the bow and that wonderful mix of patterned paper.

  9. Thank you ever do much for the lovely comments.
    Just taking it slowly for a while still struggling with my missing Mojo lol
    Your card as always is amazing
    Hugs Janet xxx

  10. How unique and beautiful! Lovely coloring and such a detailed card. Have a wonderful time coloring with your friend today :)

  11. Oh, my! That harlequin paper in both sizes is so marvelous, Linda! Lovely gem and bow.

  12. Beautiful card Linda. The gorgeous bow works so well with the image and papers. Cathy x

  13. beautiful layout for this mother's day card. Very rich colors

  14. I just adore this to bits hun great image fab design sweetie hugs cheryl xxx

  15. Very classy and elegant! Think those papers & ephemera need to go on my wish list. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  16. what a beautifully designed card Linda - really gorgeous! Hugs rachel x

  17. Beautiful card Linda, love this image and background.
    Pam x

  18. Beautiful Vintage image and gorgeous bow--Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspirations
    Carol DT x

  19. Super card, thanks for playing along with our Lots of Layers Challenge @ Dream Valley this week. Good Luck
    Happy Crafting
    Carole xXx

  20. Lovely vintage card Linda. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Calendar and we hope to see you again soon. Hugs, Gale DT

  21. A really elegant design - love all the elements you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at Daisy Chain Challenges.

    Helen x


Thank you very much for your comments. I really do appreciate them all and I do read them. I hope you have enjoyed your visit and come back again soon. Linda xxxx