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Thursday, 31 January 2013

Lili's Little Fairies

Hello chaps!  Hope you are all well.  Sorry if my visits have been ultra-brief or non-existent this week, I am trying hard to get to you all but I am now realising just how much I relied on the laptop for blogging!  Hopefully it won't be too much longer before I can persuade Toad to part with some cash to get a new one as I am starting to getting bloggy withdrawals.

Well, it is Liliday today and the LILI'S LITTLE FAIRIES challenge this week is Anything But Square.  Team B are in charge this week so no DT card from me but I do hope you will still find time to pop over and join in the fun.

Even though I don't have a DT card for you, I do have a Lili card to share:


It was my best mate Ali's birthday on Monday and she just adores LOTV bears, so this one fitted the bill perfectly.

For this card I have used:
He has been painted with Distress Inks (ReInkers)
Sorry, forgot to keep a list of colours this time
Papers are all First Editions but from a mixture of pads
Whimsy corner dies, Martha Stewart border punch, Crafty Devils pearls
And the sentiment is LOTV from the Happy Circular Sentiments set

I just realised that it will be 1 February tomorrow, so only 13 days to the start of Lent.  I always try and give up something and I image that it will be spending on craft items again (trust me, this is a huge sacrifice).  But it does mean that by Easter my bank balance will look a bit healthier - and what better reason than to share it with you by way of a Spring Candy - keep an eye out, I will post the details soon.

Hugs, Sxx

19 comments:

Boxofcolours said...

Absolutely adorable!
Hugs
Jane

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Squirrel,I like the sweet bear the papers and the corners.
Kevin xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

I love this cute bear, in fact I have just been colouring the same image! The papers and colours are gorgeous and I love the border punch.
Hugs Sue

Donna Mosley said...

Beautiful card Squirrel, love the gorgeous image and very pretty details. Well done you for giving up crafty spending for lent, we all get how hard that will be.

Donna x

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Squirrel. The little bear is so cute and I love the papers and bright colours.
Lorraine x

Loving My Crafts said...

Lovely adorable card Squirrel, so spring like and pretty. Hugs P x

Joey said...

Hiya Hunny, this is just adorable! gorgeous card. Joey xx

Chrissy said...

I'm such a sucker for Bears, and this is a little sweetie, love the gorgeous colouring, the flowers are beautiful..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie, this is Absolutely Gorgeous, I so love this one, huggles Pops x x x

Caz said...

Gorgeous card Squirrel. Love this card. Fabulously cute image and as always your colouring is stunning.
Hope you have a great weekend.
Hugs
Caz x

Jackie said...

What a gorgeous card, I love the cute image and the papers are fabulous :o)
Jackie xx

Mary J said...

So dinky sweet Squirrel! Love the corner dies!

Faith A said...

Brill card AGAIN!, love this little bear and your colouring is like it's printed, just fab.

I like the idea of not spending on craft items for Lent, might have a go myself IF I remember LOL

Sonia said...

What a wonderful card you have made my lovely friend^_^ This image is so beautiful and sweet^_^
Have a beautiful weekend my dear^_^
Big hug,
Sonia

Elise said...

Oh Squirrel! This is soOooO GORGEOUS! I love this little image, and you've coloured it so BEAUTIFULLY! Makes me smile with all the pretty colors on there .. very cheerful and lovely!!!

Big Hugs,
Elise

Claire said...

Adorable card hun, love the image, great papers and warm colour tones. Hugs, Claire x

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is gorgeous "S" and I am sure Ali loved it too.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Zippy said...

Beautiful card and lovely colours xxx

scrappymo! said...

Gorgeous card! Love the colurs, the image and the colouring!

Good luck with the Lent pledge...you are a stronger woman that I.

I am already on a use my stash pledge...but I do have exceptions to my pledge...

I have to think of something else to give up for Lent!

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