Friday, 2 March 2012

DT Card for Emergency Crafters 999 Brand New Challenge Blog....

Good morning my lovely crafty friends.

Welcome to my first posting for the brand new challenge blog

I am excited to tell you all about the very first challenge that has gone live today.

The theme for this challenge is


and is sponsored by the fantastic

who is kindly offering the winner a prize which is a

For my design team card I wanted to make a congratulations card with a crafty celebrate the launch of

Emergency Crafters.....

so here is what I made.....I hope you like it...

I have made this using the

I printed and cut out the elements I wanted to use.

I covered an 8x8 card blank with backing paper.
Attached the measuring tape as shown and punched holes down the side, I threaded co-ordinating ribbons through this and then tied a bow.
I cut a square of heart paper and punched two sides with a decorative border punch and stuck to the card with double sided tape.
I added the ribbons and ruffled them as shown.
I attached all the printed out elements with foam pads and used various buttons to embellish the card and show 999 with them too.
To finish I added three pins into the pin cushion as shown and added Liquid pearls in baby blue to the greeting and along the punched out border.

I would love you to hop over and see what the rest of the design team have made. We have some fabulous themes coming up and with fantastic sponsors too. So please follow us and join in, we would love to see you there.

Have fun and happy crafting......
lots of love NJ XXXX


  1. Such a good card for any occasion.. love it as always great job

  2. I think this is really brilliant Vee xx