Wednesday, 10 February 2016

More Dolls!

Hello lovely people,

Today is a wonderful day for 2 reasons;

1)  I am off for a catch up with two lovely crafting blogging friends and I am soooooo looking forward to the coffee, cake and most of all, the company :-)

2)  I am delighted to tell you that Christine of The Paper Nest Dolls asked me to do a few more cards as a guest DT member...cue happy dance!

Today sees the release of a brand new set of images from The Paper Nest Dolls and I have the super cute Lemon Ellie to show you...but all the new images are very yummy!

Handmade card with Lemon Ellie image by The Paper Nest Dolls

Everything got a little bit distressed in the making of this card with lots of inking, tearing, rolled corners, and bits of lace peeking through!

Handmade card with Lemon Ellie image by The Paper Nest Dolls

Here's the star of the adorable!

Handmade card with Lemon Ellie image by The Paper Nest Dolls

I had to dig out some sunny papers to go with this image.  It's not often I use yellow but it seemed to be called for in this case and I even found the perfect little sentiment cut from one of the papers :-)

Handmade card with Lemon Ellie image by The Paper Nest Dolls

Card recipe;
Image: Lemon Ellie - The Paper Nest Dolls
DP: Nyhanv - Maja Design (available from Live and Love Crafts)
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Lace: Laila - The Ribbon Girl
Dies: Heart swirl - Magnolia Doohickeys
Stamped edge detail: Goblin branch - Magnolia Rubberstamps

Copic colours;
Skin: E000/00/21/11/04 & R20
Hair: E53/57/59
Dress: B32/34/37
Frills: W00/1/3
Lemon: Y21/35
Leaf: YG61/63/67
Ground: W00/0/1/2/3/4

Wishing you all a great day!

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


  1. Congrats on your guest DT Kat, your cards are beautiful..
    Love this image and your layout and papers are gorgeous.
    Great colouring too
    Have a great day with friends
    Hugs Kelly x

  2. Have a lovely day!! Gorgeous card as always xx

  3. Oh roll on the summer days of Pimms and lemonade! Gorgeous card hun, amazing colourwork (naturally) and such attention to detail. A-maz-ing. Hugs xx

  4. Oh so well put together and fabulous colouring, cute image .......brilliant card! Enjoy your day!

  5. This is just scrummy scrumptious!!! Love the papers and goblin branch stamp! What a fab idea! So beautifully shabby chic too!
    Lucy x

  6. Beautiful card Kat, the image is gorgeous but `i have to say your attention to your backgrounds does you proud. Beautifully designed background love the bits of lace popping through. Very well though out. Many congratulations on your extended guest DT. Hugs Jennifer xx

  7. This is just beautiful in every way Kat xx

  8. Well I know you'd enjoy your coffee and cake with lovely Sue and Debs - I only wish I lived closer...

    Now...... your colouring is absolutely perfect on this cute little image... just look at her hair!! The shine is spot on! Of course, I also love your design and stitched layers too.. but that goes without saying!

    Big hugs
    Christine x

  9. Beautiful card as always Kat, I love that image and the papers are so pretty, your colouring makes me drool every time I see it :)
    Hope you had a lovely catch up with your friends,
    Hugs, Kaz x

  10. Fab colouring Kat, and congrats on your GD spot. xx

  11. Ooh love what you did with this Kat! Those Maja papers are delish and the little torn edge with the lace peeking through, so fab. Love the scrolly stamp you used on the papers too. Utterly gorgeous card hun. Hugs, Wends x


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