Saturday, October 9, 2010

Christmas with LOTV

Hi All
Today for a change we went for lunch to Trader Vic’s as him in doors fancied sitting in nice surroundings near the sea, so I am writing this under the influence of Pina Colada’s and boy were they good and Brian even managed a beer and the food was delish too, perfect day.

Good job I finished the card this morning or it might have ended up a little wobbly a bit like me really lol.

LOTV don’t you just love these images? I know I do and this one is especially a favourite of mine, I knew I had to have this one as soon as it was brought out. I gave her lots of stickles, glossy accents and gel pen, plus distressed the paper with a bit of Timmy. I also got to use some of my new stash I brought back from the UK, ribbon, flowers, bling, charm and pin, so delish and just perfect for Christmas.

I have entered some challenges:

All Sorts – Song, Walking The Dog by Rufus Thomas

Secret Crafter – Distressing

Basic Grey – Sparkle

Bah - Humbug – Cuties

Glitterbabe – Anything Goes

Papers - Basic Grey
Image - LOTV
Medium – Pro Markers
Sparkle – Stickles, White Crystals, Sakura Gel Pen
Charm – Bunny Zoe’s
Sentiments – Computer
Ribbon – Joy Crafts
Shine – Glimmer Mist, Glossy Accents
Poinsettia Flowers – Orchid Crafts
Distressing Ink – Timmy, Antique Linen
Pin – Hobby House
Gems – Kaban

Thanks for popping by my place and I hope you all have a good night, see you all later.

smalller Linda


Junie said...

Beautiful card Linda !!! Delighted to hear all is well !!!

Crafty Lou said...

Hi!What a gorgeous card Linda,love that image and how you have used the BG papers.
Pretty ribbon and charm too.

Thankyou for joining our BasicGrey Challenge,hugs Lou & the BG Design Team.xx

starcyl said...

Geat card, I love LOTV images.
Jenny x

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

wow linda! this will cost a fortune to mail - lol! it's gorgeous!!!! wow! thank you so much for sharing it with us at glitterbabe's challenge!

hugs :)

CraftyC said...

It's gorgeous Linda. Love LOTV stamps but Pina Colada's are just as good!

Ann said...

oh gorgeous card. I bought that image too - it's just so cute - love the colours you have used.
Ann xxx
Bah! Humbug! DT

Beedeebabee said...

My gosh, Linda...your cards are just exquisite all the time! This is so beautiful!

I'm so happy your Brian is doing so well. Thank goodness. I loved the wedding post below and the lovely photos! Congratulations on your son's marriage.

xo Paulette

Gina said...

Sumptuous!! Absolutely gorgeous card Linda :D Thank you for joining us at Glitterbabes Challenge XXX

pinky said...

Its just gorgeous Linda, so much to see on there and the papers are so pretty. Glad you two had a lovely day together.

Irene said...

Hello Linda

What a gorgeous card with such a fablous image - I too love LOTV stamps. Your design papers are stunning and I love the inside. Fabulous embellishments and a gorgeous red bow.

Thank you so much for joining in our latest challange


{Jane} said...

Beautiful distressing

Thanks for joining us on SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x

Mina said...

ooohhhh I like Pina colada too...yum...mind can only drink one lol...fabulous card I love this LOTV image
Mina xxx

Spyder said...

Love love LOTV, Fabulous card, very pretty

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Stunning inside and out!! I love all the details and the coloring of this adorable image.

Max said...

LOTV are definitely making an impact on Christmas crafting this year - and no wonder! This is an adorably cute image. Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug!

Max's Craft Creations
Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT

chrissy xx said...

Hi Linda.
WoW!! Your card is Gorgeous. LOve it.
Thank you soooo much for the lovely comments you have left me.
p.s. WoW!! Another Rod Stewart Fan. Snap!!!!

Kim Piggott said...

Such a beautiful card!
kim x

Linda said...

Another fab card. Great to see you back crafting.

scotspanda said...

fab card I love the image :o) the idea of the pina coladas is appealing to me too lol

thankyou for taking part in my musically inspired challenge this week @ Allsorts

Amanda xx

jacque4u2c said...

I always love how you incorporate the glitter mist!!! I always have a hard time with it - you just really make it look so easy!!!

ileana said...

A beautiful card! love the papers you used and the way you made the inside of the card too! thanks for joining us at Glitterbabe´s challenge this week, hugs,

Debs said...

Beautiful card Linda - one of my fav. LOTV images.
Thanks for playing along at Allsorts this week.
Good luck
Debs xx

Stacie (craft-princess) said...

Love all the details!! Very nice! Thanks for joining us at Glitterbabes!


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