Wednesday, 28 July 2010

Our final Karen's Doodles UK challenge!


Well, it's time for the current DT's very last challenge at Karen's Doodles UK, so I'd just like to thank Anne and Joey for keeping everything running smoothly for us for the last few months.  Good luck to all the DT with whatever you're up to next - although I'll still be popping in to see you all :o)  This week our challenge is 'white on white'... not the easiest for me, but I needed a card for a wedding we're going to on Friday so that's what I ended up making.

I've used the 'here comes the bride' image, available here, coloured with promarkers, and I've added glamour dust on the bride's shoes and bodice for a bit of sparkle.  I've used white linen card and embossed it with the cuttlebug swiss dots folder, then just layered everything up and inked all the edges with 'tattered rose' distress ink - this is possibly cheating slightly as it's not totally white is it?!  Added some lace and a computer generated sentiment and that's about it... oh, I did add some viva pearl stuff on the earrings and necklace but I didn't make a very good job of it!

I'm also entering my card for the following challenges:
Hopefully I'm off to do a bit of blog visiting now, if the kids let me - I'm finding it really hard fitting everything in at the moment, what with having both kids at home winding each other up, catching up from our holiday (I'm STILL wading through all the washing!) and making sample cards for lots of lovely new stamps from Little Claire.  So there might not be too much happening on my blog this week, but should be lots to show you next week.  I think it's about time I did some blog candy too, haven't done any for ages so I'll try and sort that out... maybe I'll do it as a mystery one, what do you think?

26 comments:

  1. Hiya Lisa

    you have made a cracking card Hun, gorgeous image with this theme, its been lovely seeing your creations each week and fab working alongside you

    Joey.x

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  2. Hi Lisa
    Oooohh I love your wedding card, I love white /white projects, fab hun.
    Hugs Kaylou xoxo

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  3. This is gorgeous Lisa, a very elegant wedding card!
    Clairexx

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  4. This is a very beautiful and stylish white wedding card, Lisa........love it!.....I'm a GDT for the Dutch KD blog for the next 2 weeks
    xxx Margreet

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  5. stunning, love the embossed detail and the lace! I love white on white, it always look so luxurious! Hugs Juls

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  6. What a wonderful card - love the subtle colour in it!

    Thx for joining us at Totally Gorjuss and hope to see you for the next challenge on Saturday!

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  7. FAB Card, I love it! The white on white is a really gorgeous look and it gets me nervous too! I love the lace! Beautiful!

    Keryn x

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  8. Stunning card as usual Lisa. It's been a short lived team hasn't it:(
    take care
    Anne x

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  9. Aw such a cute image! I love the embossing you did!


    Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!!

    -Sarah

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  10. wow this is gorgeous lisa.the image is stunning and beautifully coloured.i love the clean and simple layout.

    xx coops xx

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  11. Stunning card Lisa, love the embossing and how you have used lace without making it too fussy. Sounds like you are having about as much school holiday fun as me!!! I wish they would stop fighting/crying/shouting and read a book!
    Linds xx

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  12. Lisa this is so elegant! Perfect wedding card! Its been fun working with you....hope your week doesn't get too stressful! LOL! Viv xx

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  13. Beautiful card - that image is lovely.

    Helen x

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  14. Beautiful card Lisa, so elegant, I love white on white cards
    hugs Mandy xx

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  15. This is beautiful Lisa. You've done the white on white really well. What a lovely happy image!

    Enjoy the wedding.

    Kat xx

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  16. Oops I forgot to say thanks for joining us at TG this week.

    Kat xx

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  17. Beautiful card Lisa, great colouring of that 'Joyous' couple, fabulous layout and emvossing.
    So happy you could join us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge.
    hugs Heather xx

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  18. Gorgeous card, I have a wedding card to make for my neighbour so may look at this image for it :o)
    Jackie xx

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  19. Hi Lisa
    wow hun this is simply stunning,great colouring, luv the lace & embossing, have great weekend hun, sue,x

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  20. Gorgeous, beautiful card Lisa.
    luv
    Debby

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  21. Oh wow, what a beautiful card.
    I would love to see you at Let's Ink It Up. Why not check it out here
    Cheers

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  22. Hi Lisa This is gorgeous, i love the image and white on white is so elegant. luv gina xx

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  23. Wow absolutly love this card the image is fab and your card makes it look sooooo good , Carrie

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  24. That's a really beautiful wedding card! White on white is so elegant...

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