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1 July 2013

The Sea @ A Heck of a Challenge

Good morning, hope you are all well for a Monday?  I can't believe we are in July already!  Only 3 weeks and 2 days to go until school breaks up for Summer - hurrah! I am very tired this morning as I collected my Daughter late last night from school after she returned from her trip to France.  She had a fabulous time!  I think it will be an early night for me tonight LOL.

So, it's time for a new monthly challenge at a Heck of a Challenge and the theme for the month of July is:


Mermaids, Fish, Shells, Sand, etc.

Here's my card:

Card Ingredients:

Magnolia Mermaid Tilda Stamp
Magnolia Seahorse Stamp
Up Up and Away Papers
Memory Box Big Splash Border Die
Memory Box Floral Vine Die
Liquid Pearls

As always we are sponsored by Every Crafts A Pound

One lucky winner will receive a £10.00 voucher to spend in the on-line store.

So what are you waiting for? Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.  We do hope you will find the time to join in with our challenge this month, it would be lovely if you could play along and don't forget you can create anything you fancy, as long as it fits in with the theme and the challenge rules.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Charisma 25 3,2,1 Recipe (3 dies,2 images & 1 designer paper)
Scrappers Delights 2 Die Cuts & Punches

Thanks for popping in today have a great day.

Claire x


  1. She is just lovely Claire....those die cuts are just perfect....a beautiful card ....hugs Margaret

  2. so beautiful Claire.i love your white on white design and really gorgeous images :D

    xx coops xx

  3. Beautiful card Claire with wonderful die cuts. Love the pearl bubbles. Pat K x

  4. This is gorgeous Claire ! I love the beautiful dies you have used... So glad your daughter had a great time in France ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

  5. This is gorgeous Claire. Glad your daughter had a good time in France. Have a lay down sweetie!!!


  6. Beautiful,love the image and fab

  7. Beautiful card Claire...such a cute image...

    Take care
    San x

  8. Stunning Claire those diecuts make fantastic waves.
    Chris x

  9. Awesome as always, Claire... Love the designs and the die cut

  10. Aww this is gorgeous Claire !! what a cute Tilda and I love the seahorse and fab splash borders!! :-))
    Glad your daughter enjoyed her trip to France... hope you get an early night tonight hun!
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

  11. So beautiful hun - love the image and fabulous die-cuts.
    Bet your happy Megs is home now :o)
    Take care
    Debs xx

  12. gorgeous card Claire, love it! Hugs Frea

  13. This is gorgeous Claire, I like the sweet images and the die cut borders,
    Kevin xx

  14. Beautiful the image and the fabulous colours too...:o)

    biggest of hugs Vicky xx

  15. Gorgeous card Claire. I love the images and wonderful detailing.
    hugs Sue xx

  16. Fabulous, love the images and dies!
    Helen x

  17. such a wonderful card Claire - great scene you've created! Big hugs rachel x

  18. Gorgeous card Claire, so sweet.
    Hugs Wendy xx

  19. Fabulous card Claire, I love your die cut details.

  20. So sweet, and such pretty details! Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week...hope you'll join us again soon!
    Joyce xx

  21. This is so pretty claire , i love the little scene you created .. gorgeous die cuts
    Lisa x

  22. This is stunning Claire, love, love, love it!!!

    Thanks for playing along at Scrappers Delights Challenge Blog.

    Kelly x

  23. Hi Claire, your card is fantastic. It's so different as any other sea cards most of all are blue and yours is white. GREAT!
    ;-) Alex H.

  24. Beautiful creation. You colored Tilda very nicely and I love all the die-cuts. Thanks for joining our "3-2-1" challenge this week at Charisma Cardz.

    Hugs from Finland,
    Eemeli {DT}

  25. This is super clever cute Claire! How perfect is that die for your card, almost bubbly swirling water, as I said, VERY clever ;) Have a great weekend, Julie.x


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