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Thursday, 27 May 2010

Pink Polka Dots

Happy Thursday all!
I hope you`re all having a lovely day and looking forward to the bank holiday weekend. I know I am  :)

 The inspiration for The Shabby Tea Room 
challenge this week is  a tea party theme, polka dots or both. They have given us this piccy to help.
Now I don`t do a lot of cute cards but as soon as I saw these gorgeous pink polka dots it just screamed cute to me. Having a lack of cute stamps didn`t help but on Sunday last we had a papercrafting event here in Hull and Alan treated me to two stamps, one of which is a beautiful Sugar Nellie stamp. This is the card I made with the stamp and the one I am submitting to the Shabby Tea Room challenge.
 Isn`t she absolutely gorgeous?
The stamp is called Flowers and is by Elisabeth Bell and I think I`m in love with her. I might just have to treat myself to some of her sisters.

I used Pink Petticoat Dots for my backing paper mounted on to some pale green card.
The image is coloured with watercolour pencils and I`ve added some Glamour Dust to her flowers and watering can.
I`ve used a pale pink ribbon and bow (ofcourse) and some Prima flowers and gem brads.

Still got loads to do before we go away. You`d think we were going for a month not a long weekend but y`know how it is.
My son and my future daughter in law are staying at our house to look after the dogs and I really don`t want her thinking she`s marrying into a mucky family, lol.

Thank you for popping in, Lynne xxx


  1. Your card is gorgeous, The image is so cute and lovely colored, the flowers are wonderful, the ribbon and the bow are awesome.

  2. Very sweet card. Adorable new stamp you have there. Love that big bow and the flowers in the corner are such a lovely touch. Thanks for playing along with us in the Tea Room this week.

  3. Very cute, indeed! Such a sweet image and love all those pink polka dots! Thanks for joining us this week in the Tea Room :)

  4. Ooh Lynne, what a pretty card and of course a smashing bow. Very feminine and I love spots and dots. xxx

  5. One of my fave images too, gorgeously colour fab layout stunning, hugs Pops x

  6. This is so pretty Lynne, I adore polka dots.
    Hope you have a lovely weekend away,
    Love Sarita xx


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