Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Fab 'n' Funky ~ Ribbon or Lace

Hey there crafty pals, how's your week going? We've just finished Spring Break, so the kiddos have headed back to school and I've got some crafty me time again, woohoo! It's time for a new challenge at Fab 'n' Funky and we have such a sweet one for you today. We would love to see your crafty creations using 'Ribbon or Lace'. We are being sponsored this week by the lovely folks at 'Crafty Ribbons'.


I made this card for one of my sweet nieces. I just love this darling fairy. She was such fun to colour up. Yes, she does look like the Whimsy Stamps fairies you might be seeing about at the moment. She was one of my earliest stamp purchases back when Marina Fedotova designed for Pergamano. They were enchanting then and are still enchanting today! 


I love 'timeless' stamps and this one has sure stood the test of time. It's well over 10 years ago that I purchased her. I'm feeling more than a little spoilt to be able to play with more of Marina's gorgeous fairies and images since Whimsy Stamps brought out their lovely Marina Fedotova range. I coloured her a while back and then 'stashed' her for the 'right' creation, so she was coloured with my Promarkers.


If you take a closer peek you can see I've added some little pearl trails under the pink butterflies on the patterned paper, I love that look. I added a small tag and you might be able to spot the pink lace I've used behind the tag and flowers. I notched the edges of the paper just for fun using a circle punch. I love the way this looks. I really should do it more!


I hope you enjoyed your visit to my blog today and if you're doing some lace or ribbon crafting, come and play along with us at Fab 'n' Funky. We'd love to see what you're inspired to do. I'll be back in a short while, as I have a Whimsy Wednesday post to share. Ooh I can't wait, I'm rather excited about this one! But until then, be sure to stop in to the blog and see what my talented teamies got up to, you're sure to leave inspired! Hugs and happy crafting, Wends xoxo


Challenge Entries:
The Crafter's Cafe: #206 ~ Feminine
Crafty Creations: #376 ~ Anything Goes
Colour Crazy Challenge: #41 ~ Anything Goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies: #1841 ~ Anything Goes
Papercraft Challenges: #22 ~ Diecuts or Punches
I Love Promarkers: #370 ~ Anything Goes + Birthday
Crafty Cardmakers Challenge: #220 ~ Fairies and other Mythical Creatures
Passion For Promarkers: #466 ~ Bingo Board ~ Pearls, Patterned Paper, Sentiment + Flowers, Image, Sentiment


Update: I just spotted that I made the Top 5 at Passion For Promarkers. Thank you SO much! xoxo


13 comments:

Judith said...

So pretty and delicate - I love these fairies - and your card! hugs Judith xx

Chris said...

Very sweet and pretty...great to use an older stamp sometimes!
hugs
xx

Ella's Design said...

This is so sweet, Wendy! Love the cute fairy image and pretty pink colour tones. Thanks for playing along with my challenge at Passion for Promarkers this week! Lisa x

J said...

What a pretty card - your fairy has a lovely whimsical expression on her face. Thank you for joining in my challenge at Crafty Cardmakers this time.

Jackie

Alison Barlow said...

Hi Wends - I also thought it was time to catch up again..!! And I just love your gorgeous card and that adorable fairy - I'd get some of the MF stamps from Whimsy if (like you) it weren't for the postage. I even took my UK Christmas cards when we went to see our newest grandson. It was a long trip from France to Scotland - but great to see everyone again.
I love your Halloween card too - such a great image and a fab background.
Alison xx

Glenda Atkins said...
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Glenda Atkins said...

Wonderful card, love the sweet image and the dazzle you gave to both her and the butterflies wings. Very nicely done!! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers for our 'fairies and other mythical creatures' challenge.
Glenda DT xx

coops said...

So stunning Wendy.I love all the shades of pink and pretty design and the image is adorable.
Thanks for joining us this week at PFP :D

Joy Wilson said...

Beautiful card and I love the bright colors. And your butterflies are lovely. Thanks for joining us and good luck!
Hugs, Joy
Craftycreationschallenges.blogspot.com

Fikreta said...

its so pretty!

cass said...

So sweet and pretty. Thanks for entering your wonderful creation at The Crafter's Cafe this fortnight for our "Feminine" challenge.

crafty said...

Such a sweet fairy. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Cardmakers challenge this time.
Mary

LittleCraftsbyLia said...

Hey there!
Thanks so much for joining our Papercraft-Challenge, make sure to come back soon and play along with our new challenge aswell =)
Hugs, Lia

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