Thursday, 19 February 2015

Cute ballerina

Hello lovely people,

I'm still all over the shop with what day it is this week but I really think I could get used to working just 2 days a week!

So, having figured out it's Thursday that must mean it's time for a new challenge at In The Pink and our theme for you is...


We are very kindly sponsored for this challenge by The Ribbon Girl with a £10 voucher :-)
I think pink and cute are just made for each other!

Handmade card; pink and girly featuring a cute ballerina

I know lots of you will agree with me that LOTV images are some of the cutest around and they don't come much cuter than this gorgeous little ballerina.

I did have to do a teeny little bit of clever cutting with the star wand to use the size of circle die that I wanted, as there was already plenty of white space around the image so I didn't want to use a bigger circle.

Handmade card; pink and girly featuring a cute ballerina

Of course, I just had to add some girly details with a layered bow and some flowers :-)

Handmade card; pink and girly featuring a cute ballerina

Card recipe;
DP: Pion Design (available from Live and Love Crafts)
Seam binding/twine: The Ribbon Girl
Tag: Sentiment tags - LOTV
Dies: leaf and swirl - Magnolia doohickey, Circle stax - Die-namics
Letter stamps: magazine freebie

Copic colours;
Skin: E000/00/21/11/04 & R20
complete list to follow

If you haven't already done so then do pop over to In The Pink and check out the super cute creations from the rest of the Pink Ladies and our guest designer :)

Thanks for visiting and I really appreciate any comments that you leave,

Challenges I am playing along with;
1.  A Gem of a Challenge (children's playtime)
2.  ABC Challenge (D is for die cuts)


  1. Hi Kat
    Fabulous card... Love the image... So cute... Love your bow....
    Hugs Sylvie GDT....

  2. Love love love love love this one Kat. The personalisation is lovely. Fab image and love her hair.

  3. A very cute image and beautifully coloured too. Love the design and letter tiles.

  4. Hiya Kat,
    This is so pretty, I adore this image and you have coloured her perfectly, you always add just the right amount of details.
    Hope you are well xxx

  5. She is totally adorable!! xx

  6. Totally gorgeous and definitely cute! Love your design, everything is so pretty and perfect. You did a great job with the wand and die situation - I was impressed when I saw that!

  7. Very pretty card and clever cutting!!

  8. Toatlly adorable card Kat - and yes I definitely agree LOTV do some of the cutest images around and this is no exception.
    Coloured to perfection and beautifully embellished.
    Enjoyed a chat and coffee (and cake) yesterday.
    Debs xx

  9. Love this card and your colouring is perfect, especially her hair.
    I agree about working 2 day weeks, if only there were more of them!
    Sharon x

  10. Fab card. Love everything about it x

  11. So gorgeous Kat. I love the cute image, stunning colouring and beautiful detailing too.
    hugs Sue xx

  12. Oh Kat!!! You've created the most precious and cute card here! LOVE the image and the swirls, flowers and the ribbon bow. Gorgeous!!! xxx

  13. A real cutie Kat, coloured to perfection! Very girly and feminine. Susan x

  14. I love your adorable card. So pretty and the coloring is amazing!

  15. This is just gorgeous Kat and I love the way you coloured her!

    Hugs, Vannessa x

  16. Beautiful colouring and card design Cat - love the embellishments. Thanks for joining us at ABC Challenge and good luck
    Andrea x

  17. Absolutely gorgeous, i'm very inspired by your colouring and use of embellishments. Lisa xx

  18. Total perfection, Kat...I love it!

    Jennifer. x
    PS. Clever you cutting the star like looks great.

  19. Gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at AGOAC. Good luck.

    Donna x

  20. Just gorgeous. Your colouring is divine and the design is a stunner.

    Thanks for sharing with us



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