Saturday 10 May 2014

I'm a Guest Designer at A Gem of a Challenge (Pink Gem image/Bugaboo swing image)

Hi everyone,

I am excited to be a Guest Designer for A Gem of a Challenge again, this time their challenge is "Your favourite colour combo". I love pink, brown and white together although I have soooo many favourite colour combos, do you too? Isn't this sweet girl so adorable? You can find her at Pink Gem Designs and the floral swing is by Bugaboo stamps.

I have used pearls and glossy leaves from my company, Flourish with a Bling, who have 50% off everything this month, please click HERE to check out our store. We only charge actual shipping costs (no handling, packaging etc) so if you only want a couple of items that will fit in a letter envelope it's less than $3 to post worldwide.

Have you seen I have 3 x vouchers up for grabs this week? I would love you to enter as there's only about 48 hours left and not many people have entered boohoo!! Click HERE to check it out.

Flourish with a Bling have a 50% off sale all throughout May, the only items not discounted are the already amazingingly priced value packs, everything else is half off!! I hope you'll check out our website as we have our own unique products and we post worldwide. Please email if you would like rough estimates of shipping, if we can send it as a large letter we will or perhaps get your friends to all buy too and share the postage! If you're order is over $200AUD we will pay half the shipping (international orders). 

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

A Little Bit Crafty - Flower Power
Artistic Inspirations - All for Mom
Catch the Bug - Anything goes (using a Bugaboo swing)
Craft Hoarders Anonymous - Ribbon, lace, twine oh my! 
Crafter's Cafe - Mother's Day or special lady
Craftin' Desert Divas - Mother's Day
Crafting by Designs (monthly challenge) - Anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Anything goes with patterned paper
Creative Fingers -  Anything goes
Creative Moments -  Bingo - Flower, die cut/punches, Ribbon/lace 
Divas by Design - In the pink
Fab N Funky - Pretty hair
Fairies Challenges - Mother's Day
Hanna & Friends - Stitches
Just Keep on Creating - Anything goes  
Loves Rubberstamps - Anything goes
Milk Coffee - Mother's Day or special lady
One Sweet Challenge - Flowers
Pile it on - Child's play
Really Reasonable Ribbon - Bright summer colors plus ribbon/lace 
Scrappy Mom's Stamps - April showers bring May flowers (use flowers) 
Sentimental Sundays - Shabby chic or use a doily/lace plus sentiment (lace) 
Simon Says Stamp (Mon) - Relating to 5 - 5 handmade flowers
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - Spring flowers
Sister Act - Anything goes 
The Squirrel & the Fox - Mother's Day
Stamp & Create - Spring colors
The Stamping Chef -  Anything goes
Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Challenge - Flowers
Word Art Wednesday -  Anything goes 

Thanks again to A Gem of a Challenge for having me as a Guest Designer. Have a great weekend everyone, thanks for dropping by,

XOX Lucy


  1. Congratulations on your GD spot and this is such an adorable card! Beautifully coloured and so pretty and springlike... Thank you for sharing your project and for joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog ~ Emma x

  2. such a sweet image!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Craft Hoarders!

  3. Just adorable!
    Thanks so much for playin’ along with the Bugaboo Stamps team for the The Anything Goes Challenge!
    Don’t forget to check out The Bug Blog for our new Challenge that starts today! We hope you’ll join the fun!!!
    Hugs & Happy Days!
    ~Min: Bugaboo Asst DT Coordinator
    Kaymin Kreations

  4. Gorgeous card, Lucy - love how you've combined the PG image with the Bugaboo swing image, very clever!

    Lovely to have you joining us as a GDT for our challenge.

    Helen N x

  5. Lovely Lucy, thank you :) x

  6. Such pretty coloring! Love the lace!Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous Challenge #7: Ribbon, Lace and Twine, Oh, My!

  7. This is beautiful Lucy, I love this Chloe image
    Hugs Kelly

  8. A gorgeous card love the image and the colours. Thankyou for joining our challenge this week at Artistic Inspirations.
    Good luck
    Fiona dt. x

  9. congrats on your win and GDT spot love the beautifully coloured image and lace
    carol x

  10. Lovely card - beautifuuly coloured and fab layout.
    Leona (Creative Moments DT)x

  11. Absolutely gorgeous Lucy, love the colours and such a sweet image.
    Hugs Wendy xx

  12. Such a cute card, I love how you used the images together and those flowers are great. Thanks for joining us at Catch the bug this week.

  13. Congratulations on your GDT post. I love your card. The colour palette is so pretty. Thank you for joining us over at Loves Rubberstamps. Hugs Nina

  14. Beautiful card!! Love the coloring!!

  15. Gorgeous coloring and a sweet little image thanks for joining in at The Stamping Chef

  16. Very Pretty, Thank you for sharing with us over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge...Hope you will join in with the fun again next week, after all without you we would have no challenge, good luck in the draw...
    Suzy B Owner Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge

  17. Another sweet image and I love the lace! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

  18. Congrats on your GDT post!

    What a pretty card - how clever to blend the two images together! The colours are gorgeous, and the lace is so delicate and feminine! A Gorgeous card!

    Thanks for joining in at The Squirrel and the Fox.

    love Mags B x

  19. Your colouring is fabulous! The lace looks so gorgeous!
    Sentimental Sundays DT

  20. This is so charming! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Stamp and Create! Good luck,
    Rene :D

  21. Very pretty. Thanks for sharing with us on the Craft Hoarders Anonymous Challenge Blog.

  22. What a beautiful card! Your image is colored perfectly! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

  23. What a super sweet gal and amazing coloring! Thank you so much for playing along with the Spring Flowers Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week :)

  24. Your image is so sweet! Thank you for sharing your card with us at Craftin Desert Divas!

    Hugs, Melissa

  25. Another beautiful card. Thanks again for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

  26. Such fab colours Lucy, and I love the lace. Thank you for playing along at Milk Coffee this challenge. Sammy-x

  27. Darling! Thanks for joining us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

  28. Another really cute card... the image is so cute and love how you did it :) Thanks for sharing it with us on the RRR Challenge.

  29. Another stunner from you Lucy, gorgeous
    Thanks for playing at Diva's this week and good luck with the challenge
    Hugs Laurie x

  30. sweet card! Thanks for joining in the fun at The Stamping Chef Challenges. Tanja DT

  31. This one is absolutely PRECIOUS, Lucy. You are quite the busy and talented crafter, and I just PRAISE GOD that you take the time to share your talents with us in our challenges. Your art is lovely, and I thank you for stopping by to join our challenge.
    God bless YOU!
    Word Art Wednesday

  32. So very precious! Thanks for sharing another beautiful entry with us over at RRR!

  33. Thanks for sharing your lovely creation for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 28 'flowers'- hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT - thank you also for entering this for my Patterned Paper May challenge. x

  34. Beautiful card, love all your embellishments. Thanks for joining us at Creative Moments - good luck x

  35. Stunning card love the image and lace, thank you for joining us at Creative fingers this week hugs Tania (DT) xx

  36. Gorgeous card, Lucy. Thanks for joining us at Hanna & Friends. Hugs, Susanne.

  37. Such a cute card as always Lucy! Love everything about it! thanks for joining us at Creative Moments!

  38. Totally cute! Thanks for playing along with us at Craft Hoarders Anonymous!

  39. A really lovely creation Lucy, so beautifully coloured hun and real joy to view :) :) :) Good luck in this months One Sweet Challenge - Flowers. Hugs Jane xxxxx

  40. What a wonderful project you've created! I sure love your color choices and creative composition! Thank you for joining us at Milk N Coffee! Hugs, Rita DT


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