Wednesday 1 February 2012

Now I'm a Real Diva! & Candy Winners

Yeahh I'm officially a real Diva now lol my family have been calling me one for years but today I get to post my very first card for the
The gorgeous Rebekah has taken me on her team and I'm sooooo pleased to be here amongst such talented teammies!

Team C are kicking off the weekly challenges and even though it's not my teams week I couldn't resist playing along. To get you all into the party mood Rebekah has thrown caution to the wind and given you all the fabulous favourite theme of


We were lucky enough to given some fabulous images to play with 
from one of this weeks 2 sponsors!

I've used Lil Little Lolita Willow  from Tickled Pink Stamps, coloured with copics, some gorgeous Maja Designs paper and the Prima blooms are a mix of some that have been in my stash since the beginning of time and a gift from my Secret Santa! The pearl brads and sticky gems are also from my stash.
Head over to the main challenge blog for all the details of this weeks challenge, what you can win and some gorgeous inspiration 
from the Diva's!

Now it's time to reveal the winners of my Blogaversary Candies
Before I do I just want to say once again, a great big thank you to everyone who has helped me, inspired me, visited me and left me a comment over this last year - you are all really special!

These are chosen at random to each candy
It's a bit of an international event lol

The Valentines Candy is going all the way to New Zealand to

The Pink and Girly Candy to

The Favourite Papers to

and the last but not least

The Alphabet Candy to (I think Norway?)

Congratulation to you all ladies, a couple of you I know a little,
if you email me HERE with Candy Winner in the subject bar
with your postal addresses I will get that sent out to ASAP

I hope those that joined recently will stay around for a while, I'll try my hardest to keep it interesting!

Love 'n' Hugs Laurie xx

I'd like to enter my card above into the following challenges:
Crafty Sentiments - Punches & Dies
Creative Craft - Bingo (Gems, Brads & Flowers)
Lollipop Crafts - Anything Goes (2nd Entry)
Craft Your Days Away - Distressing
Stamptacular Sunday - Diamonds or Pearls
Tickled Pink Stamps - Bright & Cheerful


Unknown said...

WD to all the winners, having had a win from Laurie before I know you won't be dissapointed with the goodies!

Another great card Laurie, loving the colours and the layout on this one and what a gorgeous image xx

Berry said...

Laurie this is a fab card I love your LO and what you have done with her, thanks for being a diva and creating a wonderful debut card! Hugs Rebekah xx

Berry said...

Ooo forgot to say thanks for entering at CS too lol xx

Debs said...

Another stunner Laurie - your attention to detail is just perfect!
Congrats on the DT postion - well deserved.
Have a wonderful day.
Debs xx

Pami said...

Congratulations on your new DT position Laurie, well deserved! Your card is just gorgeous, fabby colours and image and love the border punch. Also congratulations to your candy winners! P x

Lisa Jane said...

well what do you know .. 2 Diva's together !! - although i know you are the least diva.. ish person i know lol..
Fab to be on another team with you my friend .. even if you are on the A team and i on the C !!
LOve the gorgeous colours in this card - and the papers are fabuloso
Hope you got the water out of your ears!
Lisa x

Lisa Jane said...

oops forgot to say Congrats to all the lucky candy winners .. they are all lucky girls
Lisa x

Crea Astrid said...

Congratulations on your new DT position.
What a lovely and nice card. Beautiful colors.

Thanks for the great prize that I won. I do not come from Norway, but I come from the Netherlands. Lol.

Hugs Astrid.

Highland Handmade said...

Ooooh candy!!! Thankyou so much Laurie :D I am chuffed to bits!! but I must say your card is fabulous!! I love the colours and your image is beautiful!! What id the die you used above the image please? I think I might need one! LOL (unless it is a punch of course!)

I think you have my addy already (from the other blog) but if not let me know

thankyou again! xxxx

Brenda Brown said...

Such a lovely card Laurie, wonderful colours and design.
Congrats to your candy winners.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Wendy said...

So gorgeous Laurie, fabulous image and layout and love the colours too...Congrats to the Candy winners.
Wendy xx

Anonymous said...

xxxxxxxxxxxxx Amelia (mimi)

Lisa Cornwall said...

Wow, lovely card. So pretty. Love it. x

cheryl said...

oh wow Hun just popped over too,see your stunning card,and oh my name is on there as one of the candy winners,wooooooo,lucky me,thanks hun will email you hugs Cherylxxxxxx

mags said...

Super card Laurie. Love the image, your gorgeous papers and a super layout.
Well done to the winners of your candy.

Scrappin Mama said...

congrats to the winners, I know you will enjoy the blog candy and make some beatiful cards with it!!!!

Sue B said...

Big Congrats on joining the Divas Laurie!! and what a Fab card for your first challenge with them!! Isn't she a cutie!!! and coloured beautifully!!
Gorgeous papers and layout and I love those delish flowers - so pretty!! It's a real stunner my friend!!
Congrats to all the winners of your Blogaversary Candy!
Big Hugs!
Sue xx

Maya Isaksson said...

It's a beautiful card! I love the colors :) thanks for playing over at TPS Challenges this week!

Sara H said...

Fabulous card!!! Love all the embellies and colourful papers =)
Thank you for joining us at Tickled Pink Stamps Challenges this week and good luck with the draw!

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card Laurie, cute image too.

Unknown said...

Hi Laurie - love the image - she is really pretty! and beautifully coloured. Great colour combo as well, lovely flowers and pearl.

Looking forward to working with you over at the Divas!


Mary J said...

Oh wow, this is so gorgeous Avril - what an original! She will love it!

Mary J said...

So love your first card for DBD Laurie!! Your colours are so wonderful and what a brilliant layout!

Catherine said...

This is fab, love the lilac and green together....

Anonymous said...

Congrats to the winner! Hugs to you

Christine L said...

Fabulous card hon... love that image!

And well done to all your winners.. and a big thank you for giving us all the chance of fab candy!

Christine x

Michelle B. said...

Love the lilac, such pretty papers. Wonderful placement of the pearls! Thanks for playing with us this week at Stamptacular Sunday!

Pendra said...

Congrats to the very lucky winners, enjoy your goodies and thanks so much Laurie for the chance to win them!
Crafty Hugs,

Hazel said...

Your mini card is brilliant. Yes, I really enjoyed my short break and had a relaxing time. Thanks for the best wishes. Hazel x

Beverley said...

Gorgeous card. I love the image and the colour combo is fab. Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenges.
Bev x