Tuesday, January 22, 2013

LEJ Designs: Challenge 37 - Stitching, Real or Faux

Here is another DT card for LEJ Designs . This is a  digi from LEJ Designs  and I hope to create  a few more cards using her as I think she is very lovely
10..This card was made with a special person in mind and as we are stamping buddies with two very different styles to our card design and colour choices I hope she found favour with this one!

New Challenge this week  at  LEJ Designs and the theme is 'Stitching Real or Faux'  see here for the details: LEJ Designs Challenge Blog   

The digi jackpot for using a LEJ Designs digital  image is 3 free digis
The first randomly drawn name  will win four digis of their choice from  LEJ Designs

The second will win a $10.00 voucher from Joanna Sheen

Card Details:

Stamp: LEJ Designs  'Fair Maiden'   
Sentiment : Stampin UP Warmest Regards  stamp set 
Colour Medium: Prismacolor Markers, Copic for the flesh tones
Die Cuts: ,Spellbinders   ovals & circles, Foliage - see leaf branch and their Sizzlits 'Lots of Tags -see sentiment) 
Cardstock - Stampin ' UP, DP from stash
Flowers  -Michaels
Punch:  EK Success daisy punches


1. Dream Valley Challenges: #49 Girls, Girls, Girls
2. Allsorts: Week 190 Flower Power
3. ATC's & Cards with Attitude: #31 Add Tag or Sentiment/Anything Goes
4. Fat Cards & Cards with Attitude:#31 Add Tag or Sentiment /Anything Goes
5. Crafts 4 Eternity: Recipe #107 Punch it
6.Aud Sentiments Challenge: BINGO -I used a vertical line consisting of Die Cut,"Happy" and Flowers
7. Moving Along with the Times: Happy Birthday
8. Sarah Hurley Challenge: #76 Celebrate
9.ABC Challenge: #13 Birthday Cards
10. Lady Anne's Challenges: #3 Anything Goes


  1. Love, love, love the way you stitched just the 2 rows in the the corners of your card. It looks fabulous.
    I agree, you image is so pretty...i am sure your friend will like it. Your colours are very subtle and striking with the addition of the black!

  2. Wow Glenda what a beautiful image gorgeous elements and layout.
    Hugs Julie x

  3. Gorgeous card Glenda,lovely image and fab

  4. How beautiful Glenda!! Such a lovely image and you've paired it with fabulous papers too.

  5. Love your card Glenda, I love how you've done the stitching... gorgeous xx

  6. What a beautifully designed card! Love the image, the papers, the colors, die cuts, sentiment and perfectly-placed stitching! Thank you for sharing this with us at Lady Anne's this month! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  7. It's a beautiful card,great image!!Thanks for joining us at Sarah Hurley's Challenge Blog.

  8. Very creative stitching there, Glenda! So very pretty too. She is wonderful, and I am sure that your friend will love this card.


  9. How beautiful, i love love love those glittered flowers!

  10. really lovely! Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week and good luck in the challenge.

  11. Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  12. This is lovely, thanks for joining us over at Sarah Hurley this month.
    C xx

  13. lovely card! the double layered flowers give great depth.

  14. A gorgeous creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Dream Valley and good luck.

  15. A beautiful card using an equally beautiful image. thanks for joining us at ATCs/Cards with Attitude.

    ATCs/Cards with Attitude DT

  16. Fabulous! Thank you for joining us at Sarah Hurley Challenges this time :-) Elaine DT -xxx-
    p.s I have candy on my blog if you would like to pop by and enter :-)

  17. Cute card. I love the flowers as your added touch, very pretty. Thank you for joining us at ABC Challenge. Xx Rosie

  18. I absolutely LOVE this card Glenda! This photo does not do it justice. IRL its so vibrant, love the flowers, stitching and your colouring. Thank you so much!

  19. Very pretty card. Thanks for joining us in our bingo challenge at Aud Sentiments
    Julie T

  20. I hope your friend loves it, I do, but I am partial to purples! Love this card! I like your stitching in the corners.

  21. What a beautiful card, Glenda. I too like this image I am a big fan of Lindsay's work and I think that you produce the most beautiful designs with them. This card is another gorgeous design. Your colouring of the image is beautiful and the design elements and colour choices are sensational. I love the way you achieve total cohesion in your designs. The stitching is perfect. Stunning work. Love, Vee xx

  22. What a wonderful creation! I love the designs and the overall style for this card,, It's pretty fabulous. Everyone will surely love to get this kind of birthday greetings card. It's amazing. Thanks for sharing.