Saturday, 4 August 2012

Happy Hedgehog!

As I have so little craft stash (yeah right!) I treated myself to another Docrafts special offer pack containing some lovely Country Companion goodies.  The papers and decoupage sheets are soooo pretty in lovely, muted coloured, and some of the decoupage is mahoosive, this card is actually 8x8.
I teamed the papers with soft lilac and a pop of lime green to pull out the colours in the image.  The tag is a luggage label which has been embossed with a Sheena Douglass embossing folder and inked with Shaded Lilac Distress Ink.  The pretty border punch is Martha Stewart and was borrowed from a friend, I have major punch envy!
The flower was made with a Woodware punch with Flower Soft for the centre and I couldn't resist adding a cute wee wooden ladybird.
For a change (not!) I finished my card with ribbon, a bow and a few dabs of Stardust Stickles.

There was a small decoupage of the same image in the pack so I made a matching gift tag with a luggage label and some paper off-cuts.

I'm entering this project in the following challenges -
365 Cards - #155 - smothered with crafty goodness
Paperplay - #31 - lots of layers
Bearly Mine - #46 - anything goes
Simply Create Too - #19 - anything goes
Moving Along With The Times - #157 - summer


  1. They are simply adorable Wendy...:o)

    big hugs Vicky xx

  2. Awww pretty pretty sweet!
    Thanks for joining us at 365cards

  3. This is gorgeous Wendy,love the image and fab

  4. Your work is so lovely and gentle. xxx

  5. This is so so so gorgeous - love it.

  6. Gorgeous work love the soft colours Ginny ♥

  7. Hi Wendy, So pretty is your card and lovely colours used too, x

  8. Oh this is so cute and pretty. Love all the texture in the card.

  9. brilliant card Wendy - super cute - lovely images these country companions! Big hugs Rachel xx

  10. Such a pretty card and lovely tag. The image is so cute and the soft colours are gorgeous


  11. The tag and the card are both really lovely. Tinaxx

  12. I'm the same, I don't have much stash either *coughs*

    Great card and tag.

    Susan x

  13. beautiful Card, Love the tag.....

  14. Aww! this is really sweet Wendy! what a wonderful cute hedgie - the decoupage looks fab! Love the pretty papers and embellies… the ladybird is so cute! and I love your matching tag! it's really beautiful !!
    Thanks for joining us at MAWTT for my 'Summer' theme and Good Luck in the Challenge!
    Hugs Sue xx

  15. Beautiful card i love the image and detail. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine this week. Have a lovely weekend. luv gina xx

  16. So pretty and really sweet little image Wendy.

    B x

  17. both so gorgeous wendy.the hedgies are so sweet :D

    xx coops xx

  18. Gorgeous card and tag Wendy :) I've got those decoupage and paper packs. You've inspired me to go and find them. They're in a box... somewhere :) hehe xx

  19. Bardzo gustowne. Ładnie dobrane kolory. Prawdziwa sztuka.

  20. What a Beautiful card Wendy, You always have pretty colours and layouts.
    Thanks for joining the MAWTT Challenge.
    Hope you are well and have had a lovely weekend.
    Hugs Mau xx

  21. Oh this is so sweet, We cant ever have too much stash and I dont blame you for getting this. Love Country Companions they are cute. Thanks for playing our Summer Challenge on MAWTT this fortnight, Love Hazelxo

  22. Beautiful card & tag, I love all the details :)

  23. super super cute card and tag. love all the details

    Thank you for playing with us at Simply Create Too.

    Simply Create Too - DT

  24. So adorable and sweet! Thanks for participating at Paperplay this week.

  25. Lovely card and tag. I Love the image 3d look. Thanks for sharing and joining us at Simply Create Too DT AJ~


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