Wednesday, 17 February 2010


Hi!There is a recipe challenge this week over on ALLSORTS so I thought i'd play along.The recipe is 3-2-1. I have used 1 image, 2 paper's and 3 brad's on my card.



COLOUR MEDIUM - Polychromos pencils

PAPER - Basicgrey

SENTIMENT - Craftwork cards

EMBELLISHMENTS - String,PM brad's and Handstitching

Thanks for stopping by today.For all of you with kiddies hope its a stress free day! ;)
My boys are being unusually quiet atm... wonder how long that will last???lol

Hugs Amanda xx


Marley said...

Amazing card, great for a boys card! pretty colours and a lovely image.. xx hugs Marley

Mel said...

Stunning wee card pet, just perfect for the tricky male cards!! Love the stitching detail, really have to give this ago!! xxx

Jules said...

Hi Amanda

I love your card.

Great image and layout. Your string adds a great finish - and so much hand stitching!!!

Thank you for playing along with Allsorts this week.

Love Jules xx

Debs said...

love this lotv image..i think i need them all!!...and love the basic grey papers too....i always run out of ideas when it comes to mens/boys cards but this is great...Debs x

heidy said...

Gorgeous card,love this little boy.
Hugs Heidy

Susie said...

Ooooh, i love recipe challenges! Gorgeous card - love the colours and the image. Susie x PS - Tried to find the Heidi Swapp distressing tool on Glitter Pot website but couldn't find it - shame as it sounded great!!

Debs said...

Hi Amanda
This is beautiful - I love the image and your stitiching is wonderful. Love the string too.
Thanks for taking on my recipe challenge at Allsorts this week.
Take care
Debs xx

Liza said...

A gorgeous card Amanda, the image is so sweet.

Liza x

Lesley said...

Hi Amanda...this is gorgeous...what a gorgeous image...luv n hugs Lesley xx

coops said...

fantastic male card, love the image and great colours and layout.luv coops.xx

Lynsey said...

Great minds think alike Amanda! I must have a go at stitching on my cards, yours adds such lovely detail and finishes your card off perfectly!
Hugs Lynsey x

LINDA said...

Oh I love this darling little image..Its so cute..Fantastic card.. very lovely!!
Hugs, Linda

Lisa said...

Hi Amanda, Oh this is such a cute boy's card. I love the image, fab papers and the stitching.

Thanks for joining us at Allsorts.

Lisa x

debby4000 said...

Oh what a wonderful card, love the cute image and those fab papers.

Pretty-In-Ink said...

It's gorgeous Amanda!

Deirdre said...

Amanda, I just adore this card - stunning.

Sue said...

Hi Amanda
aww every time i see this image i intend to go buy it. Gorgeous card, great colouring, fabby layout, sue,x

Clare Brown said...

Stunning card Amanda. I have had my eye on this LOTV stamp for a wee while now but still out of stock.I have never done hand stitching before on my cards any tips???Take care

hugs Clare x

Michele Roos said...

Gorgeous card Amanda. Love the sweet image you've used and the colours also. Hugs Michele x

Anonymous said...

Adorable the sweet image and your great layout!
Carole x

Linanna DESIGNS said...

Good evening Amanda i hope your having a great weekend hunny and that your half term week has been good. Missed you on facebook over the weekend, sendin gyou big hugs and loving your cards!!!! nearly forgot to say that. Hugs Linda x

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous. I love what you've done with the string.

Janiel/ janny said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE this card sweetie!!!! Great boy card!!!
hugs, Janiel