Monday, November 2, 2009

Back with a card and a candle

Hello fellow bloggers and its good to be back after a wonderful holiday in Cyprus even though we did have rain, thunder and lightening a few nights that scared the living day lights out of you, as it was so loud and right over our heads with fork lightening too!! ohhhhh scary.
Had some really great food and wine plus a lot laughs with friends we have not see for ages and now we are back to earth and trying to get back into a routine.

Onto my card I made for a friend and I also decided to make her a candle to go with it, I wanted to use the papers I had just received from Simon Says Stamp which I won at Jo’s, at the Rambling Boots blog , I also won some stickles and gems (love them) which are courtesy of Simon Says Stamp too.

I have entered the card and candle into some challenges, which are:

Basic Grey – Colour Scheme
Winter Wonderland - Jingle Bells

Simon Says Stamp - Sparkle

SophistiCat – Buttons Ribbons

Darling Card Makers – Punchy

Charisma Cards, this is for the candle – No backing papers
Tuesday Taggers - Burst of Colour

Recipe for rest of the card

Paper – Basic Grey
Stamp – Sugar Nellie
Sentiment - Tag Punch – EK and Basic Grey - Rub On
Sparkle – Stickles white sparkle
Flower – Basic Grey
Ribbon – Bo Bunny
Stitching – Copic thin pen
Brads and Button – Stash
Coloured with HO2 Twinkles

Thank you for popping by and I shall see you later.



Avril Ann said...

Linda the Candle and Card are Gorgeous, your friend is very lucky, thank you for joining us at Sophisticat this week, you could also have added it to Tuesday Taggers for Burst of Colour.....think about it, Good Luck with your challenges. Hugs Avril xxx

LINDA said...

WOW!! These are both just beautiful!!! Love the cute little image.. Ive never done a candle I just might give it a try..Very lovely!!!
Hugs, linda

Kathy said...

Lovely card and candle - thanks for joining in with The Daring Cardmakers

Anesha said...

Wonderful card and candle. Really pretty. Anesha

Cheryl said...

gorgoues card and candle so beatuiful and so detailed too thanks for joining us at sophisticats this week hope to see you again soon love cheryl xxxxx

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

i have missed you, my friend. i was going to email you tonight - forgetting you were away. sounds like you had a great time.

and a double goodie - a card AND a candle. that's one very lucky friend.


sugar n spice said...

This is a beautiful gift set, who ever receives it will be delighted. Love that stamp.
Suzi x

Michelle said...

A fantastic 'Burst of colour' for Tuesday Taggers. Thanks so much for joining in the fun this week
x Michelle

Teri said...

Both gorgeous! Really love this image ... the snowmen are so cute!

Thank you for joining us at Winter Wonderland.

Teri xx

debby4000 said...

Oh what an amazing gift set its gorgeous.

CraftyC said...

These are brilliant Linda, two great makes!

Karen said...

Gorjus work Linda. Great take on Cheryl's challenge. Thank you for joining in at Sophisticats and hope to see you again soon.

Love Karen x

Anonymous said...

Oh wowzer!! Now I just adore these snowmen and the sparkle!! That candle is just awesome!! TFS! HUGS

JanJay said...

These are gorgeous, just love the candle. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sophisticats this week

Jan xx

Teri said...

Lovely card - great colours and great candle!
Thanks for playing along at Winter Wonderland this week.
Teri x

Vee said...

Wow!! Fabulous set bet your friend is delighted with it.Thanks for playing with Charisma this week.
xx Vee

joey said...

Hi Linda

Fantastic creations, your candle looks so neat and so well done!!! Mine end up in wax blobs lol. Thanks for playing at ww

Lisa aka Allissa said...

Beautiful card sweetie. Thanks for joining us over at Sophisticats this week!
Hope to see you back again soon hun.

DT & Admin

DonnaMundinger said...

What a darling little set Linda! Love the red and white. xxD

Anonymous said...

Beautiful work! I love the paper you've chosen for this challenge and the picture is so cute! Thanks for joining us at BG Challenges,

Anthea & The BG Team :)


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