Saturday, 6 August 2011

Buttons and Bows

Hi all...This month sees the start of a new challenge blog Ready-Teddy-Go challenge....How exciting to have a new challenge blog to follow and play along with,I just love Bears.

For the month of August the theme is Buttons & Bows,and of course you must use a  Bear image,so out came my new Penny Black Transparent set called Eat cake,there is two really cute bears in this set....My Mother-in-law gave me her tin of all the old buttons she has collected up over the years,including buttons of old clothes that my hubby wore when he was a little boy lol..

This is what I came up with.






Close up of image

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
Ready-Teddy-Go challenge #1~Buttons and Bows
Penny Black Allsorts~Free and Easy
Penny Black Saturday challenge week 163~Anything Goes
Craft Your Days Away challenge #26~Birthday Celebrations

Items used

Penny Black stamp~T for Transparent set Eat cake coloured with promarkers
My Mind's Eye papers~Stella and Rose~ Hazel
Martha Stewart punch~Embossed Zig Zag
Nesties
Craftwork cards message
Old recycled buttons
Bakers Twine
ribbon from stash

Hope you all have a fab weekend.

Thanks for looking and any comments much appreciated xx

Wendy xxx 

39 comments:

Clare *Littlebear* said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Wendy. I love the colour scheme and great design. Thank you for joining us for our first challenge at Ready-Teddy-Go and for joining us at Penny Black at Allsorts.
Hugs, Clare x

CraftyC said...

This is just so sweet Wensdy, I love the cute image and the colours are gorgeous!
Hugs
Clairexx

A Passion For Paper said...

Wendy, I just adore this card and what a lovely nostalgic thought that there may be buttons used from your husbands childhood clothing, aawww; I love that!!!

A perfect entry for our very first Ready-Teddy-Go challenge, thank you for joining in and good luck with the prize draw.

Warm wishes, Julie Ann x

Alison Mellor said...

This is the first time I have seen your cards and they are beautiful! Love your colouring and the colour combo is just perfect!

Nicola said...

Such a cute image! Thanks so much for joining is at ready teddy go LOVE your card it's so beautiful :) x

Whisper said...

What an absolutely adorable image -
with the tortoise and the bear, am loving your layout and papers and good ole MIL for keeping those buttons, Luv Sam x

Anne-Marie said...

Oh your card is so sweet, I especially like your image. So lovely.

Thanks for joining us at Ready-Teddy-Go Challenge. Good Luck.

Anne-Marie x x

Dazie said...

Such beautiful colours, a really lovely card and I love the button detail!

Thanks for joining our Birthday Theme over at craft your days away challenge!

Dazie
x

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Hi Wendy this is gorgeous. I love the papers and buttons you have used and that image is soooo adorable.

Hugs Sarahxx

~ Ali Watson ~ said...

Oh my simply stunning Wendy!!! Delish papers adorable image and its coloured beautifully LOVE it

Thanks for playing along with Penny Black Saturday this week

Ali x

CraftyLoops said...

Awww this is a beautiful card, I love the papers. And how lovely of your MIL to give you her box of buttons. Lee xx

Tracy said...

Fab Entry, thanks for joining Penny Black @ Allsorts challenge, Good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Flowergirl said...

Gorgeous card, that image is so cute! And love your colours x
Wendy x

NGCARDS said...

A wonderful card hun xxx

sparklingblackrose said...

This is gorgeous, really lovely :-) have a good week :-) Elaine xxx

Vicky said...

Just the cutest Wendy...love the image and all your lovely wee buttons hun...

thanks for joining us at Ready-Teddy-Go...and good luck sweetie..!

hugs Vicky xx

darcy48 said...

Hi Wendy lovely card love the colour combo and the sute image. Arlinex

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Wendy
A gorgeous card love the image and paper's are fab
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Dodici said...

Gorgeous card,Wendy!Such a cute stamp,lovely papers and love the way you have put the buttons!

Sally said...

Hi Wendy this is just so cute....Ive got to have that stamp!! Really great colours love the paper and fab layout.
Hugs Sally xx

coops said...

gorgeous card wendy.i love your papers and design and the image is so sweet :D

xx coops xx

Shirley said...

Such a beautiful and precise creation. I love the colour coordination it all matches perfectly. Super cute image too and lovely precise colouring.
Thank you for sharing your lovely card with us at Penny Black at Allsorts and we hope you will join in our challenge next month too.
Good luck in the draw.

Shirley

'The Crafting Owl' said...

Isn't that bear just the cutest? He looks like he's having quite a conversation there. You've coloured him in beautifully, great card xxx

Cards by Alison said...

Wendy such a lovely card as always. Alison xxx

Violets Corner said...

Aww, this is beautiful Wendy, love it!

Many thanks for sharing with us at Penny Black at Allsorts.

Hugs
Maarit

karen said...

Totally gorgeous Wendy, really looks FAB! karenxx

Gemma said...

Lovely card great papers and layout and the image is just so cute. Thank you for joining us at Ready Teddy Go Challenge. Gemma x

Jennifer said...

Aaah...this is gorgeous Wendy. Love the colours xx Jenny xx

paperfun said...

A really sweet image and beautifully colored. You have used such terrific buttons.

Thanks for joining us at Crafy Your Days Away.

Mari

Jules said...

Hi Wendy

What a beautiful and neat card!!

Love your cute image and great colour choices.

Thank you for your lovely comments over the weekend.

Love Jules xx

Karen said...

Awww such a cute image. Lovely card Wendy xx

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card Wendy,love the sweet little teddy....Your colours and papers are fabulous....
Mandy x

Debbie said...

Gorgeous card Wendy...love your papers. The buttons look great too.
Debbie x

kath said...

beautiful card..thanks for joining in the fun this week at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

debby4000 said...

Oh this is so cute Wendy, gorgeous card.
Thanks for joining us at Penny Black Saturday Challenge.
luv
Debby

Liz Miller said...

What a lovely card. Really like the colour scheme and embellishments.
Liz x

Kathleen said...

this is beautiful. love the colours and the composition!
kathleen mc x

Daniele said...

oh this is soooo darn cute, so glad you joined us at Ready-Teddy-Go this month
hugs

Sonia said...

Love it Wendy thanks for joining in with our first every challenge on Ready-Teddy-Go
Hugs Sonia xx

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