Thursday, 3 June 2010

So Romantic

What a romantic set this is. It was my turn to pick the colours at the Colour Create Challenge today and I went for a really soft combination of Baby Pink and Pastel Blue with the optional extra of something soft. You should see the pretty items made by the rest of the talented DT too.

We have also announced the new members of the Colour Create design team today. They are
We're so delighted and honoured that they accepted the offer to join us.

I'm entering my set into the following challenges:

By the Cute and Girly - Something Old (feathers) Something New (image) Something borrowed (the lace) Something Blue (ink). Okay, so the something borrowed isn't technically borrowed because it'll stay on these items now.

One Stitch At A Time - use something new (the image)

I've used one of the new Pixie Cottage stamps by ArTish on the easel card called May I Have This Dance. I made my own background by stamping that good old Love Fluff stamp and heat embossing it with clear powder. Then I smudged Spun Sugar and Stormy Sky randomly on the card. Simple to do and a pretty result. Most of the flowers are by Prima.

This gift box started out as plain chipboard. I covered it with white acrylic paint and when that was dry I went over it with Spun Sugar distress ink.
Today Michelle's Scrapbooking is sponsoring the challenge.
I hope that you'll find time to join in with us.

Thanks for looking,
Sharon xx


Di said...

Oh Sharon hunny this is just beautiful, i love your background papers again and all your flowers its stunning!!
Big hugs Di xxxx

Sharon said...

Hi Sharon,

WOW this is an amazing gift set... absolutely stunning. All the embellishments are beautiful as is your gorgeous image.

Sharon x

Crystal said...

Beautiful Set Sharon, LOVE the box and these wonderful colors..Gorgeous work!

scrappyjan said...

oh Sharon you are right this is very romantic.. The colors suit this project perfect!!

Hope that all is well with you...
hugs, Janiel

Cheryl said...

oh wow this is really stunning hun wonderful hugs cheryl xx

6 wacky women said...

So beautiful, Sharon
Your details are just gorgeous!!

Karen x

scalder said...

Wow Sharon, absolutely lovely! I really like the soft colours, so elegant.
Thanks for sharing:)

brenda said...

Hi Sharon

This is just lovely, what a beautiful gift box.

Thank you for sharing with us at By the Cute and Girly this month.

B x

Julie said...

This is so fantastic!! Fabulous papers and I love the embellishments! Juliexx

Tammy T said...

Beautiful project! Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week.

Anne said...

This is really a WOW'er Sharon!!
Beautiful details and beautiful designs =)

Hugs, Anne

gerslittlesnippets said...

Love, love this. Such delicate colours - its beautiful. Thank you for sharing it and entering the BTC&G challenge this month.

CraftyGirl said...

Sharon... this is so lovely!! I love the soft colors and the delicate embellies you used!!
Barb :)