Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Desert Island Crafts - 1st DT post!

Hi every one .. yes you can believe your eyes I am actually posting on a school night lol!

So a couple of weeks ago I received a lovely invitation to join the fab ladies and gents of the  Desert Island Crafts Challenge .... well now I have relocated jobs to somewhere closer to home I have a teeny bit more time to spare so of course I said Yes!

So without further ado lets get started ...... This week we would like to see your Halloween cards using the following itinerary:

1. Witches / Broomsticks
2. Black Cats
3. Cauldrons
4. Use Stripes
5. Sentiment on Front
6. Use Lots of Black
7. Glitter & Sparkle
8. At least 2 Ribbons
9. Use Kraft Cardstock / Paper
10. Die Cuts or Punches

 ***please remember to use at least 3 items from it and to mention what they are in your post

Our sponsor this week is:

So here's a look at what I did:

I used items 4,5,6,7,8

My image is from Dillybeans and has been coloured in with my promarkers and black stickles glitter added to the skull.

I've added lots of layers of papers from my scraps box.

I finished off with a two layer bow , a button and cute sentiment tickets from Lilly of the Valley.

I hope you like it and do hope you can come along and join the challenge.

Hugs xx Cara xx

I'd like to enter my card into the following challenges:


  1. Beautiful card Cara, I like the image your colouring is wonderful and I love the bow.
    Kevin xx

  2. Congrats on your new DT place Cara. Your card is fabulous. I love the image, gorgeous colours and beautiful ribbon.
    hugs sue xx

  3. Wow! Stunning card Cara, love the image and gorgeous design.

    Donna x

  4. so stunning cara.fabulous striking colours and i love your bow and image :D

    xx coops xx

  5. Wow Cara your card is stunning! Love that image too and so beautifully coloured and great colour choice.

    Gina x