Monday, 4 July 2011

HLSC29 Frame It Challenge.

Our Challenge at Happileigh Scrappin' this week is set by Chris who chose Frame it, and asks - what does that mean to you? Frame the whole project or frame an image. It's up to you so long as there is a frame somewhere in your creation. 

I've made this 12 x 12 Scrap Page of my beautiful Niece Emillie. Sorry for poor quality of photo, it was bedtime before I had this finished and the energy saver light bulbs we have just don't make for good lighting. I've had a rough week and didn't think I'd get this done at all, but so love it finished. I've used a coloured Digi image by Leigh which is called Victorian Mirror - you can find it at the shop here  by clicking on the cottage button in the shops toolbar.
 The true colours of the lovely frame digi show up better on this scanned image, I added gemstones to the flower centres. Leigh has coloured versions of all her digis - wonderful if you just need to get a really quick card made (or like me had time and energy constraints) ....and also great if you are a beginner at the colouring game and like to have a guide image to show you where to shade and highlight.
 My lipstick border is from an advert in a magazine...I simply cut it out (two copies in fact to make it that long). I cut a couple of bags and lipstick and nail varnish bottle from my scrapbook papers, embellished with mini flower gems.
 It doesn't show, but the strip of paper I used to divide the two area's is glittered, I cut it with decal scissors. I can't remember where I bought these gorgeous shoes die cuts...somewhere on e-bay. I added alphabet stickers to spell out Emmie.
Hop over to the Challenge Blog and see the wonderful creations of the rest of the Happi sisters, and check out the new releases, and this months freebie, available when you buy 3 or more images. 

You don't need to use a Happileigh Scrappin' image to enter the challenge but you'll get two entries if you do, and as there are beautiful free images available at the store, you have no excuse do you lol.  

Recipe:-
Scrapbook Papers ... Mimosa pack - Do-craft
Emillie ...Made with love by Paul & Kay
Die-cuts & gems ... Stash.

Some Challenges ...
Emerald Faerie Garden -  All things Girly
Annabelle Stamps Challenge - Say it with frames.
Stamp Something - Use a digi.
Digi Doodle Shop's Best - Anything goes.
Paper Play -  Anything but a card.
My Mum's Craft shop -  something old, something new (Old stuff - Shoe digi's and gems; new stuff - Scrapbook paper) 
Going Grey With Scrap-Creations -  Anything But A Card 
Karen's Doodles Netherlands -  For a Teen 



20 comments:

dj1952 said...

Linda, this is a gorgeous layout! Everything about it screams girlie! Your niece is beautiful. Sorry about the week; mine has been this weekend. Our poor fur baby, Oliver has been having seizures all weekend. It would cost about $300 to take him to the emergency vet (since it's a holiday), and we just can't afford it, so we have to wait until tomorrow. Boy, if that doesn't hurt the heart. Hugs, dj

Nannieflash said...

Hi Linda your niece is going to flip when she seems what youve created for her, its just what teenagers look for, its fabulous. hugs Shirleyx

Renata van Miltenburg said...

Lovely layout with the perfect teenage girl elements.

Liefs, Karen's Doodles NL!

Renata

Bernadet said...

such a lovely layout!
Thanks for playing at Karen's Doodles NL

Stacey G.- 2 Craf-t-4u said...

So pretty Linda! It is very girly which makes it so fun! Love those lipsticks! The shoes and purses are great too!

Nela said...

Georgeous creation in beautiful colours!
Thanks for joining in on the
Emerald Faerie Garden challenge
Hugs Nela

Bebyles said...

Very stylish and girly layout ! Love the mirror with picture ! Linda, please pop pver to my blog, I have an well deserved award for you :-D

Mary C said...

This scrapbook page is fantastic Linda! So so pink and girly. Everything my daughter loves without being too frilly. Wonderful job on it! Thanks for playing with us this week at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations and Good Luck!

Donna said...

Wow, fantastic, perfect for a teenager. Thank you for joining in the DDS challenge, hope to see you again soon. hugs Donna x

AnnaBelle Stamps Blog said...

Gorgeous layout, love the detail!
Thanks for sharing with us this week :) Our link to this challenge is in the sidebar and it would be great if you could add it there :)
Andrea

cebelica said...

Oh, this is lovely! Beautifully put together!

Thanks for playing with us at MMCS challenges this week!

Denise and Louise said...

Lovely layout and perfect elements. Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop Challenge this week xx

Julie M said...

Lovely LO, Linda - and your niece is just beautiful - I think you've covered pretty much every teenage girl's loves in the embellishments!

Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay this week.

Julie :o)

Ulina /Apricot Bubbles said...

Sooo girlie!!! You did a great job on this - it´s a "perfect" layout with all those fashion and makeup -embellishments!
hugs,
Uli

WeirdCat said...

Lovely LO, I like the picture in the mirror,thank you for joining us at DDSC this week
Ruth x

nicoleqmullen said...

Beautiful layout, love those lipsticks border! Thanks so much for playing along with Paperplay this week!!

Vicki said...

Your stuff is gorgeous, Linda! What a great layout!!

Jules said...

Very Pretty LO thanks for playing along at the EMF Challenge Blog Good Luck.

AnItA mArIe said...

absolutely lovely...
thanks for joining in on the emerald faeries challenge good luck Hugz Anita..XX

E.T said...

super chic LO!

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