Monday, 30 June 2014

Besties UK Challenge - Anything Goes + Summer

Good Morning and welcome back to the latest challenge at Besties UK ... today we have a new challenge the theme is

Anything Goes (A) Summer (B)

(Anything Summery .... )

You can enter the challenge here 'My Besties UK' we have some fab digis as prizes and a special priced digi available to purchase, the rules are up to 3 entries with a Bestie Image and one without so you can enter up to 4 times ....

This is my design team card for the challenge, I loved this image she is so cute and can be purchased at the store here



1 sheet white A4 card
1/2 sheet yellow coredinations card
1/2 sheet white A4 card
White card for printing
1/2 sheet double sided paper yellow
Yellow spotted ribbon


Spellbinders scalloped & plain Ovals
La la land banner and corner dies
Magnolia Wave Border
Magnolia stamp 'Have a Sunny day

To Make it up

Using A4 card folded cut base card to 17.8 x 12.7 cm 
Using yellow card 17 x 12cm, layer white card 16.5 x 11.5 using tape or glue
Cut paper 16 x 11 then cut in half, layer onto white card showing opposite sides of paper
Layer border of yellow then white card, cut Waver border using magnolia die
Cut border in two and layer opposite sides to layered paper, affix over paper with glue or tape
Affix ribbon over centre and affix this peeve to base card with tape or glue
Stamp ‘ Have a Sunny day’ using cocoa ink on top right of paper
Cut scalloped oval, fancy corner and banner from remaining yellow card
Cut banner again from paper, cut out each flag and glue in place on banner
Affix banner to back of oval at left hand side
Affix oval to card with glue gel or foam pads
Affix fancy corner to bottom right of card
Tie bow over ribbon

Cut out image with oval, colour as desired , affix to oval with tape or glue 

Colours used
Skin tones - e000, e00, e11, e21, e04, r20
Hair - e21, e25, e29
Eyes - b99, b95, b93
Clothing/shoes - y35, y38, e21, e25, e29

Float ring - y0000, y000, b95, b93

I hope you have enjoyed your visit to my blog today and that I have inspired you to take part in our challenge 

thanks for stopping by to visit

Carol - SilverPaws 

Besties UK Design Team Co-ordinator

Also entering the following challenges:- - Summer - option Summer -summer 


  1. Lovely card Carol love your colours and what a fab image xx Jane

  2. Beautiful card Carol, I like the sweet image and the wonderful design.
    Kevin xx

  3. Hello Carol,

    What a super pretty card just love it!!
    Thanks for joining us at My Bestie Challenge.

    Greetings Marrie
    DT member My Bestie Challenge Blog.

  4. Hi Carol this is so beautiful I totally love that image also the wonderful colours and design, smashing creation.
    lorraine x

  5. Carol so very beaiutiful.

    gr karin

  6. Wow, such a beautiful card Carol,i love this cute image! Gorgeous card design ,thank you so much for entering our My-Besties deutschland Design challenge this time.I am so glad that you join us with this wonderful card!
    Hugs Gudrun DT

  7. Cute Card Carol I love this image its so SUMMER

  8. what a beautiful summer card.
    Beautiful colors. Immediately in the mood for a summer holiday.
    Greetings Hester

  9. Beautiful summery card, you hit the nail right on the head x x

  10. Beautiful card, lovely digistamp. I love so much yellow colors!

  11. Wooowww, it´s a gorgeous card. I love this color skin. Thanks for joining our challenge #1 at My Besties Spanish Blog. Good luck!!!

  12. Hi Carol,
    Your card is great. :)
    Thank you for joining us at My Besties deutschland.
    LG Geesje

  13. Hermosa tarjeta, me encanto el color de piel !! Gracias por participar con nosotras en el Reto # 1 de My Besties Spanish Challenge Blog.

  14. Adorable card! Thank you for joining the My~Besties Spanish Challenge!

  15. Una tarjeta preciosa!! me encanta como has pintado el sello, los colores muy bien elegidos. Gracias por participar en My-BestiesSpanish challenge.