Thursday, July 7, 2011

Cherry On Top

If you have a sweet tooth, than you may be 
interested in my Blog Candy.  It will only be available for just over a week. It ends July 18, 2011. 
Please come join the fun. There are several prizes to win and we are looking to hear how bad your 
crafting addiction is. You will read my confessions 
as well as see how bad some of 
your fellow crafters have it!

This week at Dutch Dare is "Summer Fun!"
One of my favorite things in summer is
cherries! I LOVE them, but they are
available such a short time! Anyway, When I
saw this adorable image By Mo Manning, I 
knew I was going to use it in our summer challenge!
So please join us this week, we would love to see your fabulous summer creations!
Our sponser this week is  Di's Digi Downloads 
Here is my card this week!
Close-up of flowers and stitching
Close-up of bow and image!
Isn't she cute?
Inside- Bottom

Supplies Used:

Cardstock: Bazzill Shimmery White
Designer Paper: Misc form stash
Punch: Martha Stewart- Swirling Lace
Flowers, Pearls and pearl flourish- Recollections
Ribbon- Fram stash
Sentiments: From Computer
Prisma Color Pencils and Goo-Gone
Gorgeous Flower Lace- From My Friend Yenni! 

Challenges I would like to enter this in:
Cr84fn- Color Challenge-- Red, Pink Neutral
Crafts and Me - favorite stamp/image
Divas by Design - die cuts/punches 
Paper Shelter Challenge - lots of dots
Simon Says Stamp - Stitching
Paper Sundaes - Stitching
A Spoonful Of Sugar - Sewing 
Digital Tuesday - Bling It Up
The Stamping Boutique -  Summer scene
Try It On Tuesday  -  Flower Power 
Ooh La La Creations - Summer flowers
Stamps R Us - there was a little girl
One Stitch At A Time - Use a Digi
Art Impressions Stamps Challenge - Use something from your stash (Paper, Roses)
Charisma Cardz - All about flowers
Crafty Purple Frog - Summer fun
Paper Play -  Fruity
Southern Girls - Childhood memories
Stamp Insanity - Anything goes


dj1952 said...

Wow Stacey, this is fantastic! I love the colors you've used and you did an awesome job with your coloring. I love the flowers, your paper and everything else about the card. Hugs, dj

Dorcas said...

So nice to get to see the finished product. I had almost forgotten you colored this image the other week we were together. It came out real nice!
Great job!

Heidi said...

Your card is so pretty!
The image is gorgeous and your colouring is great:)
Hugs, Heidi:)

Colleen Dietrich said...

THis is so sweet, Stacey! It reminds me of little girls eating strawberries, 'cause of the red and pink.

Lisa said...

ADORABLE!!! And I know what you mean about the cherries!!!

Babs said...

Lovely card Stacey. Your stitching is FAB!
Thanks for sharing.
Luv, Babs

Wendi said...

Wow what a gorgeous card That lace border is beautiful and such a pretty image
Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week

Faye said...

Oh Stacey, what a beautiful card. I love the cherry red and the image and the pretty bow, and the scrummy papers! And those choklits have my mouth watering you bad girl. xxx

Deb Hickman said...

Beautiful card,love the sweet

Mona L. Pendleton said...

Awe, what a darling card Stacey! That little girl image is so sweet! Love the added flowers, pearls and lace! Thanks for joining along with CR84FN :)

karenw said...

This is lovely Stacey! The front image is so very sweet and I love what you did on the inside as well.

thanks for playing with us at southern girls. xx

lalkygirl said...

what a famtastic card ,fab layout and beautifully coloured ,thanks for joining us at oohj nla la and good luck
tracey x

Céline said...

wonderful card, love the color combo one of my fav! cute image perfectly coloured!
thanks for playing with us at Paperplay this week
Céline PPC DT

E.T said...

so adorable and beautiful too! The stitching looks amazing!

sparklingblackrose said...

This is gorgeous :-) Thank you so much for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, hope to see you again soon :-) Elaine DT xxx p.s I have candy, feel free to enter!

Josephine said...

Aw, this is so sweet!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week.

Jane said...

A very sweet card thanks for playing at StampinSanity

Luv Jane xxx

Stephanie Kraft said...

This is so adorable, Stacey! Love the sweet image! Thanks for joining us at CR84FN!

DesigNeAl said...

I love your card ....and those strawberries!!!! Mmmmmm... :-)
Thanks for joining us at Ooh la la with your flowery creation; we hope to see you again soon x

Shannon White said...

Wow, What an Adorable card! Such a Darling image and love your wonderful coloring. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Stamps R Us! 8-)

Andrea M said...

Gorgeous card! Absolutely stunning coloring! Thanks so much for playing along with CR84FN!

Julie said...

This is just the sweetest of cards! thanks for joining this fortnight's challenge at Southern Girls,hope to see you join us again next time,Julie.x

Renlymats World of Family & Crafts said...

This is so adorable! I love the soft way that you colored her. Your stitching is beautiful and the lace is perfect with the little girl image! Thanks for playing along with the Art Impressions challenge this week. Hope to see you back again soon.

Marie said...

What a wondeful card! The colours the image the design is fabby!
Thanks for playing with us over at the TPS challenges this week.
Love n hugs

Linda w said...

Totally beautiful. The image is so sweet, and I love the colours, your embellis are sumptuous as usual. Hugs lin

Tine said...

Hi Stacey. Fab image of course, and you have coloured her perfectly. Pretty lace & detailing too. Great card!
Tine :)

Crafteezee said...

Hi stacey, love this image and you've coloured her beautifully. Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me. Hugs Tracy x

Cheryl said...

Gorgeous card! Your coloring is fabulous. I love all the pretty details.

Thank you for posting my blog candy in your side bar. Good luck in the draw!

laney said...

Super sweet card hun!
Thanks for joining us at Diva's this time would love to see you play along with us again

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

It's so cute! What a lovely colours you have used…………… Thanks for joining us at TPS.....


Karen said...

OMGOSH this is so gorgeous!!! Thanks so much for playing along this week at Paper Play!!

dj1952 said...

Congratulations for your win over at Paper Play. Hugs, dj

crafty amy said...

Ooooh those strawberries look so yummy :D and the card is just adorable!
Thank you for joining us at CPF.
I am setting up a new challenge blog for Marianne Designs so if you LOVE diecuts check out Marianne's Design Divas. There is follower candy and you can try out for the DT.


Amy xx

Shirley said...

Stacey, she is just so darn cute and the card is so beautiful and feminine! I am also a lover of that lace!!!


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