Monday, October 12

Happy Birthday Marlene

It was Marlene's birthday on Saturday (what a popular lady she is!) & here's the card I made for her....


Supplies: Stamps - Stamping Bella; Papertrey Ink / Designer Paper - DCWV / Other- Copic Sketch Markers


I would like to apologise in advance for not doing the rounds in Blogland, like everyone else, this period leading up to Christmas is a very busy time for me x

56 comments:

Marisa said...

Hi Steph

gorgeous as usual! Love the colours.

Marisa xx

Ally Ayres said...

Oh Love this, Happy Birthday Marlene, Just love her blog

Biscuitlid said...

Not seen a Bella card in ages, makes a nice change.

Glad you had a good weekend hun. Mine has been a conveyor belt of nappies......

Victoria
x

Lighty said...

fun stamps :-))))))
super cards)))

Teri said...

Gorgeous card Steph!

Teri xx

CreaRenata said...

Great card again! Love the colours and the image is just fabulous!

Hugs,
Renata

Tina said...

You got Bellas? Oh, I love them but didn´t buy a stamp with one of the girls yet. Your card is so great, love it.

Hugs, Tina

ScrapyCherry said...

hey your friends are moving in my hometown! how nice :)

Elaine said...

she's a sweetheart, huh? Love your card!

Shirley N said...

Beautiful card, Steph. Love your layout and coloring!

Tessa said...

coool card!!

Emma said...

Fab card, cute images :)

Vicky said...

This is just so cute Steph. I love bella images, which reminds me I haven't used her for ages! I'm sure Marlene loved it!
Hugs, Vicky ~x~

perelka111 said...

lovely stamps Steph:)

Vanessa said...

Love this card! It is the first time I like this stamp :) You did a fab job, Steph!

Hugs,
Vanessa

chantal said...

Love this card. the colors are fab!
grtz Chantal

Kary Sol said...

Beautiful card!

Jane said...

Gorgeous yummy card!
xoxo

Clare (Littlebear) said...

Super card Steph and the layout is fabulous. I bet Marlene loved it.
Clare x

yvonne said...

Such a wonderful card. Love the purples your colouring is fab, love the black trousers, and perfect shading! And the little jar.. so sweet x
I am sure Marlene will adore it x

Julia said...

This is gorgeous Steph. Fab colouring - I love that image! xx

Katiejane said...

Smashing card Steph, tohse colours are delightful and what fabulous images.
Glad to hear you are enjoying the prep for the make and take, i'm sure it will be fab xxx

Kim Piggott said...

Wow this is super fabulous!
hugs
kim x

sandra tomlinson said...

wow this card is gorgeous, i never manage first place lol but enjoy looking at your work xxx

Saxo Stamper said...

Oh so cool and I LOVE the colours, they are my favourite combination.

Bet she loved it Steph.

k x

chiara_francy said...

colori bellissimi ... come sempre!
fra

simplyfairies said...

Oh This is gorgeous Steph as always!

Sarah-Jane said...

Beautiful card, I haven't even started my Xmas shopping yet! You are sooo organised!! We took the 2 little ones (Josh on a sleep over) to see 'up' on Saturday too, I loved it, good grown up film too eh?!
Hugs Sarah-Jane xxx

Steph said...

I wish I lived closer to you - I'd love to come to your workshop :(

Maybe I'll have to arrange our next holiday somewhere near you ;)

NataĊĦa said...

Lovely card as always.

Mina said...

oh wow Stephanne lucky Marlene...sorry to hear about your friends moving but it gives you somewhere to go for the weekend dosent it
Mina xxx

Yana said...

Such a stylish card!

Have fun at your Make and Take event. What a fantastic and generous idea!

Pauline said...

Gorgeous card Steph - love the rich deep colours and great image.
x

Gvendalen said...

Gorgeous card! Lovely image and colors.

Aimes said...

I'm VERY excited too!! Just debating on which PJs to bring - or should I treat myself to new ones LOL!
Fabulous, ultra chic card hun! Lovin that Bella image and I bet Marlene loved it too!
Take care sweetie!
Aimes
x

Drycha said...

love colors :))

Frazzled Crafts said...

Marlene's going to be a lucky girl, love the card and the colours are perfect - as usual! Liz

sandra said...

I miss papers again?And this beauties?
Oh,well...
Marlene is one lucky lady!!!
She will shore looove your card!!!
And HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Marlene!!!
Hugs!
Sandra!

Monica said...

Fantastic card. Allways something nice from you. Wished I lived in England for the "Papertrey Ink Christmas Make & Take".

bonnie said...

Hi sweetie...gorgeous card lovely stamp and colouring! I'm so excited about Make and Take. I think it's because we'll all be surrounded with people who love the same things we do.....fab-u-lous!!! This time of year is always busy for me too with Halloween and birthdays coming up and my daughter Molly was born on Christmas Day so I organise her party sometime in December....busy,busy,busy!!! My favourite time of year is the run upto Christmas...love it!!! :) Bonnie x

Tracey said...

Just gorgeous Steph! A happy birthday to Marlene. I am sure she will love it! xx

Danielle said...

Gorgeous birthday card Steph - the colours are fab! Great Bella image too! So glad to hear your Make & Take is going ahead - wish I could be there to join in!
Hugs, Danielle

Elise said...

Love the design and the colours you've used here - FAB !

Donnas Den said...

Lovely card Steph,

Donna

Tonje said...

Nice birthday card. Gorgeous colours!

Omi said...

glamour ))

HazelQ said...

Beautiful card Steph! I love how you make your bows :)

Carole RB said...

Hi Stephanie

Uour card is very nice!

Mel said...

Hello Steph, your card amazing ~ Mel x

Crafty Jenn said...

Love the colors! What a great card. You did a terrific job!

<3 Jenn

Katrina said...

Hi Steph

Fab card, bet Marlene loved it! That little jar of goodies looks yummy too.

I can't wait to come to the make and take, so excited I could burst. No I don't get out much, lol!

Hugs,

Katrina xx

helen ... said...

i love thisc ard, the stamp are very chick =P

Vicki said...

Oh fab card Steph, just love the image, very hippy chic!

Hugs
Vicki x

Elena said...

Beautiful card! Love your idea with the tag too!

bex said...

Love it, Love it, Love It!! I'm sure Marlene loved it too!. I really need some Bella's - I think I'll add them to my ever growing wish list! xx

~ Ali ~ said...

This is stunning Steph the colurs are fab and the image is perfect. Love everything about this card.