Wednesday, 6 May 2015

The Paper Shelter Challenge #202 Lace

Good morning and welcome to my DT post for the new challenge at The Paper Shelter. This week we are challenging you to use lace on your project - easy one, right?! I love lace and have hordes of it, but don't actually use it as much as I should!

Anyway here's my card using the beautiful Purity - isn't she just gorgeous!

And here is the inside. I usually forget to decorate the inside, but I do think it just gives such a gorgeous finish to a card. must try to do it more often!

This card is also for...


Stamps: Purity from The Paper Shelter, Fillable Frames #11 from Papertrey Ink

Papers: Pool Party & Crumb Cake both from Stampin' Up, Pastel Dreams & Country Meadow Patterned Papers both from Lili of the Valley, Copic X-Press It Blending Card

Inks: Primrose Petals (Retired) from Stampin' Up, Copic Markers

Accessories: Crumb Cake Ribbon from Stampin' Up, Lace from Crafts U Love, Lace Edge 2 Die from Joanna Sheen, Oval Floral Nestabilities from Spellbinders, Pearls from Crafts for Occasion

Copics Used:
Skin - E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20, R30
Hair - E42, E43, E44, E47, E49
Dress & Bangle - R81, R83, R8, R89
Pink on Bird - R81, R83
Lips & Pink on Frame - R81, R83, R85
Trims - BG09
Turquoise on Dress, Frame & Bird - BG10, BG11, BG13
Brown on Frame - E40, E41, E42

And that's all from me for this post folks! Thanks for stopping by and don't forget to pop on over to The Paper Shelter Challenge blog and check out all the other gorgeous cards from the DT and why not join in the fun whilst you are there?! As always there are some fabulous prizes to be won!


  1. Beautiful card Vanessa love the image fabulous paper's wonderful colour's and design
    Dianne xx :)

  2. Hi Vannessa, a stunning card beautifully coloured and the whole card design is gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxx

  3. Morning Vannessa, This is beautiful. Must check out those images. You have coloured them perfectly.

    Sheila X

  4. Gorgeous card Vannessa, inside and out. Your colouring is outstanding as always...I especially like her beautiful hair. hugs, Pat K x

  5. Such smashing card Vannessa! Love the colour combo and your stunning colouring. A totally amazing card!
    Love n hugs

  6. OMGosh, you've nailed her hair coloring. I'm amazed at how realistic the team at TPS colors hair. This is gorgeous in aqua, pink and tan. Your lace and ribbon are beautiful and how you arranged the flowers is great. That little touch of yellow paper in the background is perfect the way it helps define the layers of paper. Beautiful coloring and shading! Hugs, Gail

  7. WOW this is stunning, that image is so beautiful the colours and design are amazing, thank you for sharing this card with us at FAB 'N' FUNKY this week
    lorraine x

  8. Stunning card Vannessa, the gorgeous image is coloured beautifully and I love your colour combo, the flowers, lace and punched borders are perfect finishing touches, hugs, Colette xx

  9. I love this card design ,so girly and pretty .beautifully coloured image and the perfect it
    Thanks for joining us at Craft-Dee BowZ and good luck in the challenges
    Tracey x