Sunday, 21 August 2016

Trouble in a Tutu...

 

Hi Lovely Bloggers...

Hope you're all OK and enjoying the last bit of summer.....  it's cooled down lots here and we had a full day of rain on Friday..  yucky!  My lovely OH is working this weekend, so I have craft room time...  

Today I'm sharing a little card I made yesterday, using the very cute Clearly Besotted Trouble In A Tutu clear stamps.  I missed the boat when these stamps first came out and had to wait for them to be restocked before I could get my little hands on them...  but they were worth the wait!!

Of course, the little hippos had to be wearing PINK didn't they??  


Materials Used:
Dotty Pink Card - Anna Marie Designs
Colouring - Copics
Hippos - T0/1/3/5
Tutus, Shoes and Bows - R81, RV55
Glitter card and glitter from stash

Oh my goodness.... how I loved colouring those little hippos and making this  card, and I also enjoyed fussy cutting all around the dancers and the banner.  Now, my lovely Mum used to call me a 'fairy elephant' when I was little.....  maybe she really meant a ballerina hippo?!

Big hugs and Happy Sunday

13 comments:

  1. Oh Christine this is just gorgeous!! And oh my them stamps really are the cutest! What a fab set! Love how you used them! And of course they had to be pink!!!!
    Lucy x

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  2. How gorgeous is this?!! Beautiful card Christine, these hippo's are so cute!

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  3. adorable et rigolo, c'est trop mignon!!!!

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  4. Hi Christine, this is a gorgeous card. I love those cute hippo's and I adore that triple frame die (I eyed that up myself recently and now wish I had taken the plunge - you are a temptress)! Your colouring is beautiful and you have such a good eye for card design - adorabubble!
    Sue...xxx

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  5. Super cute card, love the pink and grey, love the die and the banner. Superb card.
    Have a good week and weather here has been rubbish too.

    Kath x

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  6. Oh so sweet Christine! You make those little hippos dance ;) Hope you have a great week!

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  7. Those little hippos are so cute! A gorgeous card Christine.
    Lorraine x

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  8. Love the little hippos and your layout is fab, hugs, Colette xx

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  9. Love the little hippos and your layout is fab, hugs, Colette xx

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  10. They were definitely worth the wait and YES to the pink for them!!
    They look so sweet in the apertures and ooohhhh... the sparkly background is GORGEOUS too :-)
    Back to sunshine again now!
    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  11. So very gorgeous, of course I HAD to get these stamps too. Now I NEED the fairy ones ....must stop visiting your blog lol ;)hugs Viv xx

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