Tuesday 15 November 2011

D is for...........Dazzle

 Hi all,
Yeah time for another challenge over at ABC again. This time we want to see D is for Dazzle! so make sure you add plenty of glitter, sparkle and bling! We are sponsered by the fabulous Bugaboo Stamps this time and they are offering one lucky winner their choice of 7 digis, so well worth an entry.

I chose to cover a plain brown paper bag with a whole host of scrummy papers and a gorgeous collection of Magnolia stamps. I have coloured with my trust Promarkers as usual and added loads of Stardust Stickles and scattered plenty of gems.

Promarker Colour Recipe:
Tilda with Snowheart
Skin: Blush, Soft Peach
Hair: Raw Sienna, Terracotta, Henna
Hat, Scarf, Gloves and Boots: Forest, Pine
Top and Skirt: Poppy, Crimson

Hat, Suit, Gloves: Poppy, Crimson
Hair: Cool Grey 2
Belt and Boots: Cool Grey 1, 3 & 4
Parcels: Forest, Poppy
Bag: Sandstone, Cinnamon

Fence: Sandstone, Cinnamon

I am entering this bag into the following challenges:
Cupcake Crafts - #168 'Two's Company'
Totally Gorjuss - #106 'Christmas Traditions'
Stampavie and More - #155 'Anything Goes'
Stamptacular Sunday - #138 'Punch It'
TOMIC - #24 'Use a Paper Bag'

Happy crafting and thanks for all your wonderful comments


  1. morning clare!!!
    wow sweets this is awesome, loving the bling and i will show this to mo later as he has pinched my butterfly punch and swapped it for that sentiment stamp he bought for him, little monkey!!!
    huge hugs Lou xxx

  2. Wow, you've captured the sparkle brilliantly - great pic! Love your colouring, that's a fab Santa Claus red.

    Nicki, xx

  3. Wonderful altered bag Clare! Love all the detail, Thanks so much for joining our Punch It Challenge at Stamptacular Sunday this week
    Hugs Julie P

  4. This is quite an adorable little bag and I just love all the red. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

  5. Awe Clare, I am in love with this, I want one of these under my Christmas tree, not bothered what is in it, the bag will do me just fine ;o)
    Thanks for leaving a lovely comment on my blog, missing working with you too, keep in touch,

  6. What a gorgeous card Clare,I love the images and the colours.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  7. whouh fab card, love the little scene! and those papers are one of my fav!
    thanks for playing with us at stamptacular sunday this week
    céline dt member

  8. Fantastic card, Clare! Such a beautiful combination of images and I love all the sparkle! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

  9. Love this card and a wonderful duo.Thanks for playing along with the challenge at Cupcakes - Hugs Jane x

  10. Such a beautiful decorated bag Clare and I love your colouring and gorgeous design. Thank you for joining us at TOMIC this week, Chris and the TOMIC Team. :)

  11. Hi Clare! Beautiful blog you have here. This work is so cute. I love that ribbon and all the bling bling :o)

    ...and special hugs to you lovely cocker boy :o)

  12. Lovely bag! love the traditional colours too! and all the sparkle, Thanks for joining in with us at Totally Gorjuss for our Christmas Traditions challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

  13. Such a gorgeous decorated bag. It is simply stunning.
    Thankyou so much for playing along with us this week at TOMIC xx
    Big Hugs
    Debbie xxx

  14. Dear Clare,
    I Just arrived at you blog. I love your art and creative mind! I'll be watching this blog closely, thank you for giving us so much of your time and mind. You make so wonderful and lovely works!
    Many Hugs from Marina from Germany
    I invited you gently to visit my creative Website:

  15. Clare this is gorgeous. Love the way the glitter just picks up the tops of the posts and the crest of the snowdrift, just the way a winter's morning looks when there is snow on the ground and sun in the sky!

    Lin xx

  16. A beautifully embellished bag Clare. Love the traditional colours you have used


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