Saturday, 9 April 2011


Happy weekend everyone.
Sorry if I haven't been to visit you recently, I just don't know where the time goes!
Mac has broke up from school for the Easter half term, she has 2 weeks off, goes back on the Tuesday then has the Friday off for the Royal wedding! Then it's bank holiday Monday so she's hardly at school in April.
Got a few things planned with various friends, and Darren is having a couple of days off too ~ so looking forward to some Family time!
Anyway, It's challenge time over at ALLSORTS.
I must say there was a huge amount of stunning entries for Brenda's "blooming blossom" theme,
hopefully this week's theme will also prove popular as it's been set by ME!
I want to see....


Can't believe that I've been on the ALLSORTS team for just over a year now,
Time flies when you're having fun!
This week we have the fab Sir Stampalot to sponsor us, pop over to the challenge blog for more details!
Here's my card
I have used:
Mo Manning ~ Baby fairy Flora
Nestabilities ~ Blossoms 3
Marianne D ~ Leaves
Magnolia ~ Dragonfly
Wild Orchid ~ Flower
Stickles ~ Stardust
Tim Holtz ~ Distress inks
Tim Holtz ~ Tattered rose for paper colouring
Brad, Pearls & Spacer from stash
Thanks for looking


Kristel said...

That is sooo stunning Fleur! Looks awesome!
Hugs Kristel

Dora said...

O wow Brenda, yes this is sooo stunning, love the multi layering on your card, looks awesome. Have a nice weekend. Hugs xx

Dora said...

Woops ... where did I get the Brenda from ?? ha ha .. must be my just waking up :) sorry and yes DEFINITELY it was meant for you dear, sorry xxx

Mummylade said...

this is absolutely wonderful!

Boukje said...

Great card, like the shape of your card!

Doreen said...

This is stunning Fleur,I love all the layers.xxx

Lynda said...

Your design is just beautiful and i love love love the image. Might have to borrow your idea. And I'm loving the thought of only three school days this month - watch out for my royal wedding bunting - do you think I could enter a decorated house for a blog challege :)

Sara said...

I love this Fleur, it reminds me of an oyster shell with the pearl sitting in the centre, lovely colours, I believe this is the second PINK card you`ve done recently, have we finally converted you LOL !! The image is beautifully coloured as always, hugs Sara xxx

Kirsty-Anne (Kitty) said...

Hi wow saw this this on SSS and just had to come and have a look at your blog :D
This is so pretty and different the flower style is such a cool idea
thanks for the inspiration
Kitty :D

Nikbee said...

A gorgeous card. I love the layered flower.

Nikki x

Loopylou. said...

fleur she is the cutest little thing i have ever seen! i just want to stroke those chubby cheeks!!gorgeous card hun, noow i must go think ...sumpn shaped!! huge hugs lou xxx

Kathy and Lucky said...

My goodness this is stunning, something that I just keep looking at. Have honestly never seen an easel like this and it is jaw dropping. Love your blog and so glad you stopped by mine so I now know about yours and your wonderful creations. Have a great weekend.

Vicky said...

Hi sweetie this is stunning love the shape & the layers look fabulous. The image is gorgeous as well hun.
My kids dont break up til friday which they are not pleased about lol. My youngest is happy about the royal wedding tho as its his birthday so now he gets extra day off school lol. Enjoy your weekend hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Susie Sugar said...

Wow what a totally stunning card I love it to bits its gorgeous
Hugs Susie Sugar xx

Debs said...

Stunning card Fleur.
Love all the layers and the image is adorable!
Have a fab weekend.
Take care
Debs xx

D K Crafts said...

Hi Fleur. Amazing card. Love the layered easel style and the image is so cute. Beautiful colours too. Hope you have an enjoyable Easter break. Donna

Светлана said...

очень оригинально и красиво)

coops said...

oh wow this is gorgeous fleur.love the fab shape and the image is so sweet :D
stunning colours too :D

xx coops xx

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is absolutley gorgeous, gorgeous image and colours, big hugs love pops x x x

louise said...

This is jsu so cute and gorgeous Fleur the shape is beautiful.
Hugs Louise xx

Lisa Jane said...

HI Fleur ,, well i am bragging now cos i got to se this creation and its lovely creator in the flesh today and its BEAUTIFUL !!
SO wonderful to meet you.. and thank you for my little envelope which i promise to keep till the big day lol
Hope you enjoyed the rest of your day
Lisa x

Fiona said...

Fleur this is so adorable...those layers are amazing!!


pinky said...

Wow Fleur thats just gorgeous!! Love all the little layers.

Ingrid said...

This is such an original easel card! And your vintage feeling is gorgeous... Always love your down to earth colors :-)
Hugs Ing

Lou said...

Hi! Fleur this is such a gorgeous card,little one looks so sweet and really love the layering-just perfect.
hugs Lou.xx

Sue from Oregon said...

This is so sweet!!!

Mary J said...

Ohmigosh, she is ADORABLE!!! I love this, Fleur!!

xxxtglxxx said...

wow, this is just amazing! :)

I did a double-take! :D

Beautiful Fleur, its just adorable, original, fabulous and stunning.



Agnes van Hensbergen - agnesstampcards said...

This is so sweet,love the cute stamp,and great model card.
Big hugs agnesx

Heidi said...

Ohhhh this is so sweet ♥
I just love this flowercard -its so great. The image and the coloring is wonderful

Hugs from
Heidi ♥

angelwhispers said...

A fabulous card Fleur just loving it the nesties look fab as this easel card what a great bit of inspiration just love it and the image is just perfect!!

Have some great family time over Easter!! Love Chanelle xxx

Mrs.B said...

I'm like you, don't know where the last week has gone!
Love this card, its so beautiful. Love the way you have built up the nesties, haven't seen this before, just fabulous with this image.
Avril x

chris said...

O, I have just given Lou one as well!! tehe!!
this really is sooooooooooo very special. it looks brilliant. hope you are ok hugs chris xx

Kim x said...

Hi Fleur, this is just stunning.
Glad you liked the card I sent and that you had a great birthday.
Love and hugs Kimx

Nicola said...

Fantastic easel Fleur, great layering, I've just had fun doing one very similar for Jasmine's birthday (hope u don't think it's too similar!)
Gorgeous finishing touches, those leaves are stunning.
Take care, see u soon
Love Nicola xxx

My'scardcorner said...

Couldnt resist having a better look your card is gorgeous.

Jules said...

This is so gorgeous Fleur .. .. all those gorgeous layers on the base of your easel card look fantastic!! What a fab idea!!

Have good fun with your daughter over the holidays. They are special days!!

Love Jules xx

kaz said...

A Beautiful Card
Crafty Kaz.

KathyB said...

This is so gorgeous! I would love to see a tutorial on this card. I'm assuming that you can't close it?

Maria Matter said...

oh this is stunning Fleur!!! what a beautiful design, I love it!
hugs & blessings!

Anna-Karin said...

This is so beautiful. Cute image.

mustavcoffee said...

Fabulous and so cute Fleur, love the shell pink, get it? LOL Love it :0) xxx

Annie said...

such a beautiful creation Fleur, I love the layers and the 'oyster shell' look of the card, with that adorable and beautifully coloured babe.
hugs, annie x

anne said...

this is gorgeous.. cute little one... very clever to make a fleur with the easel card base.. wow...-anne-