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Thursday, 2 January 2014

Milk Coffee DT - Celebrations

Hello all,

Hope 2014 is treating you well so far!

First of all, go check out the Ribbon Girl Challenge Blog... They have a fab new givaway! I just adore The Ribbon Girl! don't you?

It's time for the first Milk Coffee challenge of the year, and the theme is Celebrations.

I chose to use the gorgeous image "Tiffany Partying", and figured she needed a Little Black Dress to chime in the new year with... Ok, so the dress isn't exactly little, but you get the idea... I decided to go with a relatively "less is more" approach in terms of embellishments to try and give it an elegant feel.


After colouring her with my Promarkers, I thought the dress could do with jazzing up a little. So out came the Stardust Stickles (yes, as a matter of fact I do seem to use this on everything, lol). Her shoes are covered in glossy accents too, as is the glass, of course.

And this is what the dress looks like at an angle:


The paper and the gemstone letters came from The Works, the ribbon, brad and gems are from my stash.
The black mat is glittered card from Dovecraft. Trust me when I say the whole thing shimmers and sparkles in person!

So, after you've all been to see what my fellow teamies have prepared for you, you can come and join in the fun, no? Yes. And remember we love it if you use a Milk Coffee image, even though it's not essential.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

A Little Bit Crafty - Celebrate
Digi galore - Girly
Natalie and Amy's - One for the girlies
Party time Tuesdays - Party #153
Sparkle N Sprinkle - January challenge

Have a fabby day my dears,

Sammy-x

18 comments:

Desire Fourie said...

This is absolutely gorgeous and so chic. Love the sparkle.
Wishing you all the best that 2014 has to offer.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

aussie aNNie said...

Goooorgeous card and love the stickles myself Sammy...fab start to the new year.xxx

Sarah said...

Great card Sammy and I think you achieved "elegant" xx

Jane Savage said...

This is a stunner, Sammy. So elegant and glamorous. After all Stickles are a girls best friend! :) xx

brenda said...

What a super sassy image Sammy and like the soft colours with the glittery dress.

Wishing you a wonderful 2014.

B x

debby4000 said...

Absolutely gorgeous and love her fabulous dress.
luv
Debby

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Sammy. I love the glamorous image, beautiful colours and amazing sparkle
Sue xx

downrightcrafty said...

how gorgeous and a Happy New Year to you
Hugs Kate xx

Paper Profusion said...

She sure looks ready to rock, in a very elegant way. Gorgeously done. Nicola x

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous card Sammy, fabulous image and I love her sparkly dress.
Pauline
x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

She is gorgeous and love the glitz

Louise Palser said...

Stunning Sammy, Love her :) Lou x

thecraftycavalier said...

Oooh fabby bling Sammy! Love the image and it's all coloured perfectly. Fabulous card. Thank you for playing along at ALBC, hugs, Jayne xx

Anne Temple said...

Fabulous card and she looks very elegant in that black dress. Love the angle showing all the sparkle. Bet it's even prettier in person. So glad you joined us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge this month.

Chitra Nair said...

Beautiful card, love the glitters... Thanks for sharing with us at PTT...

Lozzy T said...

Love this card Sammy xx

Wendy said...

Fabulous card...Thanks for playing along with us at A Little Bit Crafty this month :)
Wendy xx

E. Marie said...

Wow! Great "little black dress" and great card. Thank you for joining us at Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge this month.