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Tuesday, 9 July 2013

Love Balloon Papertake Weekly DT


Happy Tuesday, hope your week has got off to a good start, I am on countdown now 4 more days at work and then 2 weeks off!   No holiday for me unfortunately with hubby being out of work for nearly a year we just cant manage it, but the weather is forecast good ( at the moment) so that's something I spose!!

Right what we up to at Papertake Weekly today, well let me tell you we got a little theme going on which is old, new and blue!!  We are sponsored by Whiff Of Joy and you can check out all the details and my teamies oober gorgeous creations HERE!

I love this stamp I got it for my birthday and this is the first ink up so its counting as my new and then I got old ribbon and of course some blue!    I can never manage that die cutting out of the edge so I cheated and lopped the top of the balloon of and then just coloured up another one and stuck it over the top, you get the same effect!!!

Stamp - Love Balloon - LOTV
Colouring medium - Copics
Papers - Maja design
Flowers - WOC
Lace- The Ribbon Girl
Ribbon, gems from stash

Entering into:
Allsorts - Favourite things - colouring, flowers and lace

I am a bit behind so hope to catch up with you at some point tonight after work!
Have a great day and thanks for poppin in!
Lots a hugs


Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Your card is lovely Karen I love this image and you have coloured it so beautifully
jacqui x

Kelly Lloyd said...

Gorgeous card Karen, love those colours, so fresh
Hugs Kelly

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Really cute Karen! Love the sparkly balloon! Fingers crossed the weather lasts for you! Susan x

Unknown said...

oh my adorable card love the colours not a colour i would use but seeing how pretty this is i may be swayed ...hugs sassyxxxxx

Kim said...

gorgeous card Karen, love the fresh colours and all the embellies!
Kim x

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the fab

Mojca said...

Oh it is so very gorgeous Karen! I am the same - still out of a job, so no holiday for me too :( But I'll tray and have the best of it at home :) Hugs! Mojca

Wendy L said...

So pretty, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxx

Sue said...

such a beautiful card Karen, I love the cute image, gorgeous colour scheme and pretty detailing.
Fingers crossed the weather stays nice for you time off work next week
hugs Sue xx

Vicky said...

Gorgeous and adorable hun...:o)

biggest of hugs Vicky xx

Marie-Louise said...

Fantastic card Karen.

Debs said...

This is so gorgeous Karen - love the adorable image - so perfectly coloured and the beautiful flowers.
Debs xx

Shelby said...

I hope you enjoy your two weeks off and the weather cooperates. This card is so sweet and the color palette is wonderful.


Nikbee said...

A beautiful card. I love the sparkly balloon.
Nikki x

coops said...

so stunning Karen.the image is so sweet and I love your blue and lemon colours :D

xx coops xx

Wendy said...

Adorable and so gorgeous Karen, love the colours.
Hugs Wendy xx said...

Karen stunning card love the image so cute. Hope you enjoy your time off, know where you are coming from my hubby was out of work for a year before finding a temp job, luckily he was made permanent last year but he was worried for a while because he thought his age was against him he was 60 when he lost his job and is 63 this year. Love Alison xx

mags said...

A beautiful card Karen. Such a sweet image and coloured beautifully. Really love the soft colour combo.

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Karen :-) the image and whole design are so pretty ,,, totally FAB :-)

Lols x x x

debby4000 said...

Absolutely gorgeous card and so cute too.

Pia S said...

Such a lovely stamp you got for your birthday! I really like this shade of blue in combination with yellow. Beautiful card, as always, Karen!

NGCARDS said...

Wonderful creation! Thanks for playing at Charisma Cardz! xxx

Cazza said...

Absolutely stunning Karen, this is gorgeous! :o)

Bubbles said...

Beautiful card! Love the colours and all the sweet touches like the glittered balloon and the pearl on the little bow!
Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz.
Joanne x