Monday, 11 January 2010

Lucky Black Cat


'Cool Cats' is the title for the challenge from My Time to Craft this week and I decided to incorporate a few other challenges with my DT card.
There She Goes - 3 Embellishments - Lace, Ribbon, Brad
Pink Elephant - Birthday
Fussy & Fancy - New (Brad making kit)
Crafty Catz - Bright & Sparkly (Bright white with bling added to the brad)
Crafty Creations - Black, White and a Splash of Colour (not so much a splash as a stroke... the cat's collar)
Crafty Angels - Can you feel it? - There's lots to feel... embossing, lace, brad, ribbon.
The lace had been hanging around in my sewing box for ages and I think it is doing a little more good on this card than in the bottom of the box. The white card is embossed with a Cuttlebug (Victoria) embossing folder. The paper is from Pink Petticoat. I have just acquired the brad making kit from Papermania. My local Paper Mill Shop had them on sale and I succombed on Saturday. I'm rather glad I did as I am pleased with how this one has turned out.

20 comments:

  1. This is so sophisticated and elegant Chrissie. I love it!
    Clare x

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  2. Hi Chrissie
    A stunning card,thankyou for joining us at Craftycatz,
    Hugs Dianne xx

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  3. The lace has been waiting for this card - it;s a perfect addition.

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  4. This card is definitely 'coooooooool' Chrissie - it's just fabulous.
    Thanks for joining us at The pink Elephant.

    Ann xxx

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  5. hi chrissie love the black and white, fantastic card, thanks for playing along with craftycatz, x carol

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  6. Gorgeous card, love the elegance of a black and white card.

    Fussy and Fancy Girl Juanita

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  7. Hi Chrissie gorgeous creation love the mono look fab embellis & lace..thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy challenge..

    Hugs Christine xx

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  8. Beautiful and elegant! Thanks for joining us at TPE this week!

    Betty

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  9. Lovely to see your work at Crafty Creations Challenge! Thanks for joining us!!

    Saskia :)

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  10. This is very elegant, love the papers and Ribbon. Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy

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  11. wow love everything here, great idea to add bling to those brads, I'll be robbing that idea, The lace looks beautiful and the cat is very sophisticated (I prefer to think cats are snooty!)
    Victoria
    x

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  12. love this card Chrissie - i've hopped over from Julia's blog - she's right, you have some great offerings here.

    Love the cat and the black and white theme.

    Bye for now

    Paula. xx

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  13. well chrissie i always love your work and this is another stunning card :) luv the lace and of course the kitty! thanks for joining us on crafty creations this week :)

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  14. Thanks for playing along at Crafty Creations! Great card - lovely lace! Cheers Claire x

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  15. Hi Chrissie,
    Your card is absolutely exquisite!! I love it as I am such a fan of black and white--so elegant. Very classy, indeed! Truly, it is beautiful.
    Hugs, Cindy Adkins
    www.recoveryartist.com

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  16. Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz this week. Suzie x

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  17. This is so elegant--I love the black and white paper and the gorgeous lace! Thank you for joining our first challenge at Fussy and Fancy Friday!

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  18. Gorgeous card!! Love the B&W!! Thanks for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!!

    Sheri
    TPE DT

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  19. So pretty, I love the elegant look to this card! Thanks for playing along in the TSG Challenge this week :)

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Thanks,
Chrissie