Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Prince Edwin - Wishing You a Fairy Special Birthday!

Hello everybody!

I returned from my holidays one week ago and have been quite busy since then. I finally managed to find some time and create a card. This time I wanted to make something less girly :-), so I picked Prince Edwin and some colors different from what I’d normally use. Hope you like the result!



Prince Edwin (Magnolia Fairytale collection 2010), Stampin’ Up wheel – Very Vintage; sentiment is computer generated


Coat: B06, 04, 02, 00

Shirt: C5, 3, 00

Trousers: YG 67, 63, 0000 G21

Shoes: E37, 33, 31, 29

Hair: E 29, 25, 33, 31

Skin: E 13, 11, 00, R20

Crown & shoe: YR24, Y17, 15, 11, copic spica

Design Paper: Basic Grey – Lime Rickey 6x6 paper pad

Embellies: Wild Orchids crafts – roses; Flatback pearls; Ice Stickles – Crystal Ice + Artic Ice; Satin & organza ribbon,
Tools: Magnolia DooHickey die – swirl; Martha Stewart border punch – optic dots; Spellbinders Nestabilities –labels Two & fleur de lys dies; Distrezz it all machine, Inkessential white opaque pen, Ranger blending tool, Scor-tape, 3d foam tape, thread & needle, Bow-easy

Inks: Distress – chipped sapphire, wild honey, thumbled glass.

I'm entering my card to the following challenges:

Sir Stampalot - All Distressed

Stamp and create - Pearls and gems

Delightful Challenges - Ribbons

Stampin' for the Weekend - Vintage or shabby

Totally Gorjuss - flowers

I have received the following reward from 3 talented craftes: Chelsea, Nina and Rene. I haven’t had time to post it so I do it now . Thank you very much girls! I really appreciate it!

Thank you for stopping by today!

Have a wonderful day!




Christina said...

Wowww how gorgeous is this!! Really stunning Silvie!!
Hugs Kristel

Anonymous said...

Slvie, it's just gorgeous!!! Edwin looks very handsome!!!

charlene said...

very cute card love the color scheme !

paola said...

Wowser!!! you have done a fabulous job with this little Edwin, i have such a problem using masuline images, but you did such a beautiful job, love all the diestressed edges and the stitching is great


Hi Silvie
A gorgeous card,thankyou for joining us at Delightful Challenges,
hugs Dianne xx

Christina C. said...

Hi Silvie! Love all the distressing...absolutely gorgeous papers and stunning details on this card! Great Edwin card!

chris said...

Hi Silvie, your work is always first class. and this is now exception, love the colours even though they are different to what you normally use. special as always. hugs chris xx

thanks for joininng us in the Sir Stampalot Challenge.

cabio's craft corner said...

Beautiful distressing and elegant Prince Edwin card. The embellies and color picks ard fantastic!!

Rene said...

Your coloring is soooo beautiful! Fantastic card :)

pinky said...

Oh wow Silvie this is one gorgeous creation. I love the bold bright colours you have used and its perfect for any little prince!! Thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot.

Norma said...

Silvie, I love the colour combo you used. Catches the eye right away. Love your wonderful arrangement of flowers and swirls….hmm ..I may just have to get those swirl die cuts. Beautiful card.


Leonie said...

Yep the colour grabs you right from the get go.. I love it!! So fresh and vibrant! Your colouring of Edwin is amazing as always and love the over all design. great job
Hugs Leonie

Nancy said...

Oh Silvie, Prince Edwin looks like he is going off to find Cinderella and he is oh so regal in his finery. Wonderful card. I love the embellishments and the swirls are fabulous! Welcome home. Look for my email about the shells.

Nancy said...

P.S. Me again - congratulations on your award and from 3 different people! Wonderful!

Crystal said...

Oh my goodness do I ever LOVE this!!! EEEEK Edwin is just so handsome, LOVE your colors, your fabulous details and your distressing is AWESOME!!!! FABBY creation girl!!! LOVE IT!

Danielle Champagne said...

Bonjour Silvie, contente de te savoir de retour! J,adore ta carte, ses couleurs vibrantes me font un peu regretter l'été qui s'en va! Edwin est magnifique, tu as su le rendre vivant.J'adore tes embellissement, les fleurs sont spendidents. le distressing ajoute vraiment un cachet à ta carte.

Rachel said...

Sooo adorable!! thanks for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges.

Barb Hardeman said...

Oh, how delightful! You've really created a wonderful card with Prince Edwin! The flowers and flourishes are gorgeous and your colors are so vibrant and cheery!
Great job...hugs...Barb

Corinne said...

Love the colors of your card. Beautifully done! Your coloring is wonderful.

Corinne said...

Gorgeous card! Love the colors. Beautifully done.

brenda said...

Hi there

A super card, the colours are so vibrant and eye catching.

Thank you for sharing with us at Stampalot Challenge this month and good luck.

B x

Candy said...

Ahhh.......what a fabulous card! Your colouring rocks and I love the colours you have used! Your swirls are gorgeous with the bling and being different colours. Also like your punched border and the colour you have edged it with.
Absolutely super card :o)
Hugs, Candy

Sylvia said...

What a beauty !! I love the yellow in it. Great coloring!!
Hugs Sylvia

PinksyDoodles said...

This is fabulous! I love the bright colours, great distressing and all the detail.
Thank you for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
Clare x

Suzie said...

A fantastic card, so bright and cheerful. Thanks for joining us at Totally Gorjuss this week. Suzie x

cathylynn said...

Hi Silvie and Welcome back! Your card is awesome. Love the colors, distressing and Edwin is adorable. Oh so nice!!!

Lisette Morris said...

Gorgeous! I love the bright colors and the distressing is fantastic!

Leslie Anne Avila said...

Oh Silvie,
So refreshing to see an Edwin card. You've really done a fabulous job. Love the whole look of this card!!!!! Awesome! Please keep them coming!
Happy Wednesday~
Leslie A.

scrappinpeg said...

Awe Prince Edwin is just BEAUTIFUL! I hope you have good luck in the challenges!

Peggie said...

Great card all around. I love blue and yellow together.

Gunn (Merete) said...

This is amazing. Great card and I love the bright colors.
Thanks for joining us at SFTW.

Nina Macaulay said...

Beautiful card! Love the colours and distressed edges :O)
You deserve the awards :O)

Keep up the beautiful work you do!

Hugs Nina

Christine Riley said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love the colors and the distressed look!
Hugs, Christine

Francesca said...

A beautiful card. I love the distressing , thanks for joining us at the Sir Stampalot Challenge and good luck!

LINDA W. said...

Great card I love yellow and blue
together in fact I love all colors...LOL...your coloring is great your distressing just adds
so much to your card...beautiful
Thanks for visiting my blog
HUGS Linda

Sally H said...

Beautiful! Thanks for joining our distressed theme at Sir Stampalot this month and good luck!

Tracy said...

Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Sir Stampalot’s challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Heidi said...

Gorgeous card!I love all the detail! Thanks for joining us at Stamp and Create!

Lacey Stephens said...

Fantastic card! So beautiful! Thank you so much for playing along with the Stamp and Create challenge!!

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megline said...

Très belle carte. Les couleurs sont superbes.
Line :)

Chris said...


This card is so beautiful in every way! I love the colors and all the details. What a beautiful shabby chic card!


Chelsea said...

Goodness! How did I miss this card?! Wow Silvie, you always out-do yourself! I love the bold yellow color against the calm blue.
The distressing is amazing!