Monday, 14 January 2013

Forever Friends DT Cards - Favourite Embellishments

Hi Everyone!

Wow, it's been soooo long since I blogged! Or crafted really, I took a very long break over Christmas :P Back now though! And I'm *nearly* at 100 followers too, and my first blogaversary is next week, so keep your eyes peeled for candy :) 

Today over at Forever Friends is the start of the first Fortnightly Challenge of 2013 :) Our theme is to Use Your Favourite Embellishment :)

We have two fabulous sponsors this time - our Randomly Selected Winner is sponsored by the wonderful
Meljen's Designs
who are providing our winner with 4 digis of the winner's choice.

Our Forever Friends Favourite prize is sponsored by the lovely
Whoopsi Daisy Digis
who are providing our winner with 4 sheets of digis of the winner's choice from the store.

Fabulous prizes I think you'll agree ;) So get entering, and don't forget to tell us what your fave embellishment is :)

I have loads, but I don't think I've ever made a card without ribbon, so I think that's my ultimate favourite! And I like pearls too :)

So here's my first card, using a Whoopsi Daisy image. I made a second card using a Meljen's Designs image, please see my post here for that card :)

For this card, I tried a twisted easel card. I'm not sure if it actually worked out the way it was supposed to lol, but I like the effect none-the-less :)
Papers - First Edition Love Letters 
Pearls - Ribbon Girl
Dies - Nesties hearts, Marianne swirl
Medium - Promarkers
Everything else - Glossy Accents, Stickles, Glamour Dust

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Incy Wincy Designs - Tic Tac Toe (pearls/metal/3 papers)

Thanks for looking :)
Tags xx


  1. Wowee!! Tanya this is gorgeous!!! Love it!! Iv never tried a twisted easel either my scoring always goes a little wonky so it never comes out right he he!
    Keep up the good work!
    Rach x

  2. hello stranger lol! nice to see you back and a gorgeous card as well! love the twisted easel layout. I know what you mean though - it's sometimes hard to get the mojo back when you've had a break but I hope you've enjoyed your crafting break and done lots of other nice things instead!
    Kim x

  3. Wow! this is stunning Tanya, love the design, image and very pretty details.

    Donna x

  4. 2 cards in one day - you are good!
    It's always nice to see something a bit different, I like the shape of this ...and love how you've used the big heart!

  5. A fabulous twisted easel creation!
    Helen x

  6. Superb work thanks for entering our DT call at Divas and good luck hugs Rebekah xx

  7. Oh this is a lovely card. Love that image, so sweet.

    Thank's for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week.
    Hugs Chris x

  8. Gorgeous Tanya. Thanks for joining us at BunnyZoe.
    Hugs Tracy x

  9. This is so lovely....gorgeous!!!
    Rachel xx

  10. Gorgeous card Tanya. Love the image and pretty papers.
    Lorraine x

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  12. so stunning tags.really gorgeous design and i love the sweet image and pretty colours :D

    xx coops xx

  13. Hello Tanya, your card is stunning so love the image and the colours used also the lovely layout thank you for joining in our challenge over at Incy Wincy Designs Tic Tac Toe please call again and good luck with the chalenge GDT Member Sandra H xx

  14. Hi, Tanya. Your card is adorable - such a darling little ballerina, sweetly dressed in her pink tutu. Great shading in your coloring. Love the designer papers and shapes in your panels, and the glitters, too. I especially like your satin ribbon, and the pretty bow you created!

  15. This is lovely..Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy..And good luck.

    Caz IWD DT

  16. Cute card love the shape too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Incy Wincy, hugs Samantha :0)

  17. This is just the cutest, I have this image as well and it just looks amazing, great job, thanks for playing with us at the Squirrel and the Fox, blessings Hilde


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