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10 May 2014

Your Favourite Colour Combo @ A Gem Of A Challenge 119

Good morning, hope you are all well?

Today is a very exciting day as this is my first DT card for A Gem of A Challenge. I was very lucky to be asked to become part of the team by the lovely Janet and of course I accepted straight away as I just love working with her fabulous designs.

So it's the PINKS turn this fortnight and it's the lovely Donna's turn to host the challenge with the theme:


The prize is 2 individual digi images (NO SETS, PERSONALISED WATERMARK'S OR SENTIMENT SETS) of the winner's choice from Pink Gem Designs and don't forget that all of the images and some of the products used are available to buy HERE

Here's my card:

Card Ingredients:

Pink Gem Designs Ozzie In Love Digi Stamp
LOTV/Nitwits Perfect Pair Papers
LOTV Set 58 Grungy Greeting Stamp
Stampin' Up Cameo Coral Ink
Card, Pearls & Gems from Stash
Crafty Ribbons Ribbon
Spellbinders Circle & Scallop Circle Dies
Spellbinders Labels 29 Die

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Papertake Weekly Anything Goes
Sketch 'n' Stash 138
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper May
My Mum's Craft Shop 17 Lots of Layers
Fussy and Fancy 113 Spring Colours
Scrapper's Delights 22 Anything Goes

Pop on over to the challenge blog to see the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

Thanks for stopping by.

Claire x


  1. Beautiful,love the design and fab

  2. Hello Claire. I am so pleased you have joined the team.
    Your card is gorgeous, the adorable image is coloured so beautifully and I love those pretty papers too.
    I hope you are having a good weekend.
    hugs Sue xx

  3. Gorgeous card Claire, I like the image, the colours and the pearls
    Kevin xx

  4. Hi Claire, wow love your colour choice and your image is so cute and the card is just gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

  5. Gorgeous, Claire and I love that colour combination.

    Helen x

  6. Beautiful card Claire and welcome to the team! :) xx

  7. Gorgeous card Claire, LOVE how you've coloured this lil' pair and the design and details are so pretty.

    Donna x

  8. Absolutely Fabulous Sweetie, hugs Pops x x x

  9. Beautiful card Claire. I love this cute image
    Hugs Kelly

  10. Gorgeous as always hun...and have a lovely weekend too...:o)

    biggest of hugs Vicky xx

  11. Such Wonderful News! Congratulations Claire..
    A FABulous card...Such a cutie image, love your colours and your pearls are sooo pretty.

  12. Fab card Claire ... congrats on joining your new DT :)

  13. Congratulations on your well deserved place Claire.
    Your card is gorgeous and beautifully designed. Love the cute image.
    If you are interested I have added some more candy to my give away and you get to vote which company you would like crafty goodies from.
    Enjoy the rest of your weekend.
    Hug Sharon. x

  14. Congratulations Claire on your new your card it's adorable and so gorgeous.
    Wendy xx

  15. Oh this card is so cute! Congrats on the new DT position! And thanks also for the lovely comment on my blog :-)

    Beth xx

  16. This is a gorgeous card Claire, such an adorable image and pretty colours.
    It's great to have you join us at Pink Gem.

  17. love your card Claire the colours are beautiful and the owls look so wistful

  18. This is so cute Claire. Love the owls. Congratulations on your new DT post. Enjoy.

  19. Just gorgeous Claire, so pretty!
    Helen x

  20. What a sweet card, Claire. Cute image. Wonderful colour scheme. Love the gorgeous DP and your printed ribbon.
    Thanks for coming over to play with us at the Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge.

  21. Hiya hun
    So thrilled you are part of this fabulous DT :o)
    Gorgeous first make - love that sweet image and beautiful DP's
    Hope you had a wonderful weekend.
    Debs xx
    ps Thanks for playing along at PTW and SnS - good luck xx
    pps Ruby is not only standing but walking too :o) xx

  22. Congratulations to you Claire on your new spot as DT!!!!!!! Your card is simply GORGEOUS and those owls are just absolutely DARLING!!!!!! I loooove owls so much!

    Sending Big Hugs,

  23. Their faces are so sweet! What a lovely card, and such pretty colours. Hugs, Tracey xx

  24. Oh Well done on your new DT Position Claire!! that's fab news!!… I love the Pink Gem images and you've coloured these cute owls so beautifully! I love the pretty paper and ribbon... and the sentiment matches perfectly!!
    Hope you have a good week hun! :-)
    Big hugs
    Sue B xx

  25. That is so utterly sweet, Claire! And congrats on the DT position too!

  26. Aaaww such a pretty card Claire, I adore the sweet owls. Congrats on your new DT position hun and lovin the new look on your blog too :)

  27. Congratulations on your DT Claire and what a pretty card to start with! Susan xx

  28. so gorgeous claire.i love the adorable owls and your colours are really pretty ;D

    xx coops xx

  29. Such an adorable card! The owls are so sweet and I love your layout. Congrats on your new DT spot!

  30. Wow, sött kort med fin färgkombination och harmonisk helhet. Tack för att du är med oss på Fussy and Fancy Spring Colours Shallenge
    H. Katharina

  31. Aww! Super sweet image and a lovely card Claire, love it :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  32. Hi Claire, I love this image! Your card is sweet!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  33. Awww, this is so cute Claire. Love the sweet image and the lovely papers.

  34. That's a cute image and a lovely colour combo too x

  35. Claire this is lovely, what sweet owls and what a super card, Jx

  36. Just love this hun, those owls are so sweet!
    Hugs Shell xx

  37. Such a pretty fun card, loving the colours you have used and the owls are so sweet. Thanks for joining us at Scrappers Delight, Gill DT :-)

  38. The owls are so so cute, a really pretty card.
    Good luck in our challenge att Scrapper's Delight

  39. Thank you so much for sharing your delightful crafting for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for May - hope to see you again soon. x


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