Sunday, 23 September 2012


That's the new challenge theme at One Stitch at a Time this week. You need to choose a line from the bingo card (it must pass through the centre "Digi" square) and include those elements in your creation - or heck, go mad and try and use 'em all and get the full house! :)
For my card I chose the middle horizontal line, giving me Sticker and Bling, along with the use a Digi requirement. D'you think I managed to get in enough bling....? ;)
Be honest now! :lol:
By the way, I know I'm usually complaining about photographing cards etc in the gloom that we call daylight in this part of the world but on this occasion I am gonna say that sparkly, glittery cards + bright sunlight = bl**dy hard to get a decent photo! :lol:
I chose this gorgeous silhouetted image by Floppy Latte Designs called Flight of Fantasy. As soon as I saw this image I knew I wanted to print it onto acetate and put something pretty and sparkly behind it. So that's what I did. I printed in reverse onto printable acetate and then played around with glue and lots and lots and lots of pretty glitter! :)
The papers used are from DCWV's gorgeous Once Upon a Time stack and the foiled flower and butterfly stickers are some (I think, DoCrafts) ones that I've had sitting in a drawer for aaaaages.
You don't need to use a Stitchy Bear image to join in the fun at OSAAT though obviously we'd like to see your projects using Stitchy Bear digi stamps and doing so puts you in with a chance of winning a prize from our sponsor. If you enter without using a Stitchy Bear product you still have a chance to win a $3 gift voucher to spend in the Stitchy Bear store.
As the saying goes, you gotta be in it to win it! :)
Am entering this card into the following challenges:


Sue Jones said...

Stunning as always :)

MiniOwner said...

Oh I think the answer might be yes. What a gorgeous card! You might just have persuaded me to have a go - the 'bingo' idea is intriguing.:0)
Sue x

Unknown said...

Such a cute card! I love what you did with that image!!

Crafting Vicky said...

ohhhhh wow! I just loooooove all the sparkles! I would never have thought of doing that but I'm going to have to remember it. It's really brilliant and makes for an amazing card.

Inkypinkydelights said...

Oh Ali this is lovely! What a beautiful silhouette card! Oh yes, definitely needs Bling! lol Judy x

Josephine said...

Beautiful, Ali! I love all the glitter, but I know what you mean. It can be a pain to photograph.

Teresa Arsenault said...

Ali, this is just magical. Thanks for sharing it at Avadares Challenge Blog.
Blessing hugs,

fatmonica said...

It's a gorgeous card.I love the shimmer on the image.

berucrafts said...

a really fantasie card :) Thanks a lot for playing with CUYL... and best luck

craftygranny said...

OOOOh stunning loving the glitter and purple and butterflies are my favs . Hugs trisha x

shaz earl said...

Fabulous creation!

Thank you for joining in the fun at Sparkles Monthly Challenges for our * Away with the Fairies * challenge

Hope you will join us again & good luck in the draw
Hugs Shaz x

Alex H. said...

Wow, that's really fantastic! Thanks for joining us at HOA challenge!
;-) Alex H.

Hazel said...

It's beautiful, Ali. I love the image you chose. Hazel x

CraftyGirl said...

Wow, this is blingtastic! Your post above this one shows you desk and it looks just like mine only cleaner and mine has a cat laying right in the middle of it most of the time.


CraftyGirl Your Sister OAAST DT

Bernardine Cuttino said...

Loving the glitter and the design, so wonderfully beautiful. Thanks for playing in our sand box and we look forward to seeing you on the next challenge.

Linda said...

Awesome card, just love all that glitter it works so well with that image.

Thanks so much for playing along with us at Sparkles!


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