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Thursday, 24 May 2012

Just chillin'

Good evening, 
What a lovely evening it is!
I made this card a while back for an order, she wanted something with a train on it & I didn't have anything suitable. So I just added the charm. She was happy with it though, so that's the main thing.
Really been struggling with craft this week, I have "dismissed" loads of stuff that I had started, But I feel that I am getting back on track. It's awful when you want to craft & nothing goes to plan.
 This one was actually taken apart & put back together at some point too. 
Even broke my favourite scissors in the process.
I was in two minds just to pack it all in & sell the lot LOL

 I have kept it quite simple for me.
I used:
Nestabilities ~ Classic and Scallop ovals & labels 16
Martha Stewart ~ Branch border punch
Leaf punch & Charm
Don't forget it ALLSORTS birthday blog hop on Sat.
Thanx for looking




Lorraine said...

This is stunning. I love the muted colours.The leaves and little train look fab!
Lorraine x

Loopylou. said...

hiyah fleury!!!
oh hun this is awesome and I love the little train charm,its so cute.
huge hugs Lou xxxx

Doreen said...

This is just perfect,love the image and gorgeous layers.xxx

Tammy said...

Beautiful,I'm not surprised she loved it.
I'm glad I'm not the only one who gets stumped sometimes.

Colien said...

Oh, look at him, so cute! Wonderful made, just love it!

Berry said...

Wow Fleur this is lovely fab stitching hugs Rebekah xx

Vicky said...

Simply stunning Fleur...:o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Debbie said...

We all get like that now and then Fleur, but have a bit of time out and do something a bit different to ease you back in.
I find doing a page in my journal helps, cos I am just playing and using different stuff and experimenting, not always doing what i have to do!!
Please don't stop tho' cos then who's work would I have to look at and sigh!!
Your card is gorgeous, love that image, must use it myself now i have seen him again.

...the yorkshire fox... said...

...how loVely is he in is little baker boy cap...great colour theme and superbly inked, a fabby little card...Mel :)

Mrs.B said...

Hi Fleur, so glad I popped by, I think you need a 'craft hug'!
This card is gorgeous, lovely colours and detail, don't know anyone how wouldn't like it!
Avril xx

Janette said...

Your card is gorgeous Fleur, you always use such lovely colours and embellishments. Janette x

Tanya said...

This is gorgeous Fleur, I love the soft colours, and that image is one of my favourites!

I hate when my crafty mojo disappears, it's sooo frustrating! And the more frustrated you get, the more everything just slips away, it's a vicious circle! This card certainly doesn't look like your mojo is missing - if I could make something like this at my very best I'd be happy ;)

Tags xx

Tonya said...

I love this. It is beautiful and that image is awesome. Love your style.

Denise Gutierrez said...

you sure fulled me!!! it looks just perfect!!

emma mitchell said...

Your card is gorgeous , love this lay out , and your fabulous and beautifully coloured image .
Hugs Emma xx

Mary said...

Perfect card!! Lovely colours and details!!
Have a nice day, greetings Mary

Louise said...

Gorgeous card Fleur and I so love those leaves,now you keep crafting your work is always stunning.Looking forward to Sunday.
Hugs louise xx

May said...

soooo Gorgeous Fleur, love this image your colouring is AmAzing.. Fabulous papers and design.. Hugs May x x x

Jules said...

Hi Fleur

A brilliant card .. .. I'm not surprised your customer was pleased.

Great colours and I love the little train!

Eeekkk on the broken favourite scissors!! I won't ask what you were doing with them!!!

Have a lovely weekend.

Love Jules xx

Janine said...

Well, Fleur, You can't tell that you've been struggling - this card looks fabulous. Love the muted tones - perfect for a male card.
Hang on in there :-)
Hugs, Janine xx

coops said...

so stunning fleur.love the fab image abd really great stitching and colours :D

xx coops xx

Riet said...

So gorgeous card,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Nicole said...

Wow Fleur what an awesome simple card, lol!! really gorgeous. Hugs, Nicole

Chris said...

Fantastic Fleur! I always loved that stamp and your colouring is so beautiful. Such a great design too, love the muted browns.

Hope you're all well and have a good weekend! Hugs, Chris xx

Lou said...

Hi! such a great card Fleur,love the papers and your gorgeous colours/colouring-the charm is lovely too.
BIG hug,Lou.xxx

Vick said...

Its funny you say that about selling the whole lot cause i went through exactly the same thing a few months ago, i couldnt get on with my crafting, nothing was going right and my mojo had upped and left!! and i actually said to myself, thats it, ive had enough, im gonna sell the lot!! and within 24hrs of thinking that my mojo came right back, and i think thats what's happened here cause i love this, sorry about your fav scissors hun, Hugs Vick xxxx
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