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Boz Towers, Essex, United Kingdom
I'm a Red Hat Society member with a love of crafting of all sorts. A very proud mum to four fabulous children and Nan to six gorgeous grandchildren. I started work as a milliner and now have an abiding love of scrapbooking and card making.

The lovely people that drop by ~ thank you.

Monday, 16 April 2012

Red Hat Society Day ~ 25th April

It's the Red Hat Society day on the 25th April and we are celebrating our 14th birthday.  I created this celebratory card with the gorgeous image from Jess of Floppy Latte of 'The Goddess of Class and Elegance and you can find her at StitchyBear Digital Stamps right here. Check out the other gorgeous Floppy Latte digi stamps, they are beautiful.  I creased an A4 sheet of white card into a gate fold and attached three panels of black card.  I've coloured the digi image with a poppy Promarker  and added a few die cuts from Memory Box and Spellbinders.

It's Challenge #109 and the theme is "Bright" over on the OSAAT blog and our sponsor this week with a brilliant prize of £10 GBP is Joanna Sheen.  Pop on over to her website for a taster of what you could be spending your prize money on.


For a chance to win this prize you must use a StitchyBear digital image on your project.  If you to join in the challenge with a non StitchyBear image, you will  be entered into the runner up draw of $3 USD to spend in the online store here, check out the gorgeous images, there's always something new being added.


This card is dedicated to Stitchy's Mom who is a Red Hatter too, have a great day on the 25th, Stitchy's Mom!  I'll be toasting you with tea and cakes on the day.

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17 comments:

Sarah said...

Oh wow, this is stunning Jennie, love the bold design and gorgeous image, perfect for the occasion. Please have a cake for me won't you, a nice big squiggy one ;-) x

Antonia said...

O la la, so elegant. The red on black really pops. Have a lovely day, (remember no diving its not polite when its a special day :):))
Toni

Choccy said...

Tea and cakes sound yummy to me !! What an honour for Stitchys mom to have such a gorgeous card dedicated to her :O)
Love it Jen !!

Choccy xx

stitchy said...

Awww Jen, thanks for remembering that my mum is a red hatter :)...I will be sure to share this with her one way or another lol...she is 300 miles from me and no computer ;(...but my brother has a computer so I will send to him to show her lol...

Love the card, so very classy :)
stitch
xoxox

Marg said...

This is another really striking card Jennie, so appropriate for Red Hat Day! xx

Marjo said...

That's awesome Jen! I knew Stich & her mom would love it. Sounds yummy too..hugs
Marjo

dragonllew said...

What a striking card I love the diecuts.
Jenny x

Inkypinkydelights said...

Oh WOw Jennie, this is fabulous! Judy x

Pia S said...

Such an elegant card! Love it! Spotted this on MIM

julie_woolston said...

Aww Jen this is a stunning card I love the colour combination it's very effective.

Thank you for joining us at Lexis Creations.

Hugs Julie x

Meighan Wheller said...

Hi Jennie, I found your card on MIM. It is very eyecatching. Red, Black and white is always a stunning combo. Really stylish! Kind regards Meighan

Quilltique Paradise said...

Wow. this is soo elegant..the red on black and white is always a nice combination. Beautiful card. Glad I saw this on MIM.
*hugs*
M.

Marie Gamber said...

Super cute card. love the fold! Love the colors!
Saw your blog link at MIM! Thank you for sharing!
Hugs,
Marie XX

Julies Crafty Creations said...

What a fantastic sophisticated card, great job. Hugs Julie x

Made by Mandy said...

Stunning card, I adore the colours and the dies you have used add a really feminine feel to it.

Love Mandy xxx

Susan Flynn said...

What a stunningly elegant card! Fabulous use of your die cuts too. Thanks for joining us at Lexi's hugs Susan x

Daniele said...

loving the drama of the red and black so glad you joined us at OLL this week
hugs