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Monday 9 July 2012

JJ Gardening

Good morning everyone from a wet and soggy Yorkshire.  Do hope we get some relief many people are in such devastation, my heart goes out to them all, it must be heartbreaking to see your home engulfed by a force you can't stop! I was in my car last week and had to go through some flood water, it was quiet frightening..
I would just like to say welcome to my new followers....and a big thanks to everyone for all your wonderful support and beautiful comments, really do appreciate your visits...
I had a couple of wins last week too....Ooooh! I always get so excited lol!!  I won a fantastic prize from the lovely Bev, thought I was only going to receive a roll of tape and my, was I in for a shock lol!!  It is fabulous will post a picture in my side bar..not had time to play with it yet...Thanks Hun Mwah!!  also I got top three for my "Party Frill" card...whooo!...

Now.. on to my card for this weeks  Make it Monday Linky Party #97 and today we are sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps, I am just falling in love with these lovely images...they have a FANTASTIC SALE on at the moment 50% off until the end of July...guess who's been buying then lol!!  Honestly there are that many lovely images to choose from a girl just can't make up her mind...I'll have that one, and that one, and that one .....sound familiar!!   Any way on to my card this lovely lady is called JJ Gardening.....and you can find her here ...isn't she just this image....

A peek at the inside

Card Recipe
Image - Bugaboo Stamps
Card - Brown Bazzill
Papers - Prima (Madeline) - Papermania (Secret Garden)
Ribbon - Ribbon Girls
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts
Dies - Marianne
Border Punch - Martha Stewart ( also butterfly)
Glitter - Stickles Diamond and Glamour Dust 

I would like to enter for the following challenges

Bugaboo Stamps are giving away 7 single digi's to the winner this week all you have to do is comment on another entrants card so the more times you comment, the more chances you have of winning!!
So come along and join in the fun and share your lovely paper crafts with us...remember its
Anything Goes every week at Make it Monday

My pick of the week is this stunning card by Debbie at Coastal Creations
Do pop along there and take a closer look and leave Debbie some love!

There is lots of inspiration over at Make it Monday, so do take a look at what my lovely teamies have done and leave them some love along the way...Michelle is featuring a small bio of each of us every week so do take a look over at Pink Paper Paradise where you can find a little more about all of us...

That's all from me today..Thanks for stopping Bye...
Big hugs,


  1. Gorgeous card Marjorie, I love the colours, so rich, and such a fun image and fabulous your POTW too. so adorable..I just coloured her up yesterday and botched the flower, but none the less will finish it off..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  2. Super card Marjorie.
    Love the whole design , inside and front
    Lovely colouring ,punched edges , diecuts , butterfly and flowers.
    Beautiful POTW too /

  3. Majorie this is a beautiful cards - I love the use of greens and chocolates. And your colouring is amazing.

    Stamping Shanni

  4. This is gorgeous ,love your fabulously coloured

  5. Back again ...Thanks for sharing with us at Whimsy

  6. so stunning marjorie.i love the fun bugaboo image and your colours are gorgeous ;D

    xx coops xx

  7. Love this Marjorie!What a fun image and I love the beautiful papers :)

  8. What a great card. I absolutely LOVE the color combo and paper you used. Thanks for playing along with Bugaboo this week. Good luck and I hope you'll join us again.

  9. That image is LOL hilarious. . . .but your card is eye popping GORGEOUS!!!
    Thanks for playing along in the Anything Goes challenge this week at Sassy Cheryl's.

  10. This is just adorable, I love that swirl, I have never seen that before and that one orange flower pops the entire card. Hope you get some relief from all that rain. We can use some of that here in the states so please send it our way.

    P.S and thanks so much for making my card your pick of the week it really meant so much.

  11. Hi Marjorie :)
    I really love how you can take a "fun" animated image and turn it into a classy beautiful card. Your coloring on this is outstanding and paired with your papers...a real eye catcher. So happy I finally get to comment on it as I've been drooling over it for days now. :D
    Your POTW...OMGosh...aren't those amazing??? It made me want to have another baby...but then I came back to reality! I LOVE them!!
    Hope you have a great week. :)

  12. Hey, Marjorie, this is such a gorgeous card. Love the beautiful colors and layout. There are so many fabulous details on it..... :0

  13. This is a stunning card and I love how you've decorated the inside to match.

    Thanks for joining us at That Craft Place this week ♥

  14. Brilliant card Marjorie! I love these images. Your colours are gorgeous. Congrats on your wins - I always get excited too, lol!

  15. Love everything about this one Marjorie. The colours go so well together. Nicely finished on the inside too
    x catherine

  16. YUM! Love the papers you've used for JJ. :-) Great colors and a great design Marjorie. Thanks for the wonderful inspiration! Hugs!

  17. Heh - i love these images. Too funny! Thanks for playing along with us at Paperplay.

  18. I love this wonderful image- so cute and kinda me.... Love your colors! Your pick of the week is so sweet!

  19. Hello Marjorie! This is absolutely gorgeous .. love the earthy colors and your colouring is beautiful as always!

    ps .. I'm so sorry to hear about all the rain there. :( I hope the weather will improve very soon.


  20. as I said again I love your card!!♥Thanks for joining us at Chocolate, Coffee and Cards Challenges!!♥

    you can visit
    for my free digis!!

  21. Hi Marjorie

    This is a fabulous fun image! Love the earthtone colours and the papers are amazing!

    Sarah x

  22. Hi Marjorie

    Oh can I pick your card as my favourite this week?? Is that allowed??LOL.

    Just beautful Marjorie, you have really brought JJ's garden to life on this magnificent card.

    Your POTW is gorgeous, such a cute set.

    Michelle :o)

  23. Hi sweetie this is just simply stunning, love the colours that you have used too, gorgeous work, hugs Pops x x x

  24. what a gorgeous card ,love the colours and the papers and that the inside is as gorgeous as the outside...
    tracey x

  25. How gorgeous Majorie! I love your colouring and layout - amazing inside too!

  26. Beautiful card Marjorie. Love the image and the colours are gorgeous. Thank you for joining us at CC&CC this time.
    Debbie x

  27. Hiya Marjorie this is super and what an image too,just brilliant hunnie huggies June xxxx

  28. THIS is an amazing creation sweetie and it really does draw the eye in every way.
    Love, love, love it!! Smiles.

    Your POW is out of this world too - just wow!!


  29. Oh what a nice card, thanks for playing along this week with our anything goes challenge at Catch The Bug.

  30. Hi Marjorie, love this gorgeous card. A fab image, perfectly coloured as always and all the details are so scrummy, especially those flowers.

    Donna x

  31. That image is lovely, fab colouring! Great design, love the papers and diecuts too.
    Gorgeous POTW - such a sweet image.

  32. Marjorie, your card is fantastic! I love all the rich colors and wonderful elements you added! JJ looks awesome!

    Thanks for joining us in this weeks Anything Goes challenge at Catch The Bug! Hope you join us again!

    :) Becky G

  33. Beautiful card with a wonderful layout and super colors/papers. I especially love that flower arrangement. =) Thanks for joining us for the Summer challenge at PCJ!

    If you're interested, I have some Christmas-in-July Cash Candy on my blog: I Never Went to Kindergarten Come join the fun! =)

  34. So much stunning detail! I love JJ and this card is epitomising it! Thank you so much for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge this month at Catch The Bug. This open challenge really is a great way to see lots of different styles and techniques – always an inspiration.
    Crafty Blogocks
    DT Member for Catch The Bug

  35. Marjorie your card is gorgeous what pretty colours and a fab image Hugs Elaine

  36. Oh WOW! Your card is gorgeous!!!! Love everything about it! I saw it on Make it Monday!

    Debra Pate
    Fabulously Creative

  37. Hi Marjorie

    Hope all is good with you.

    Sorry I am a bit of a stranger at the moment .. .. the summer brides are keeping me busy and away from blogland :-(

    Loving your card and image. Brilliant inside and out.

    Fancy telling me about the 50% sale!!! LOL!!!

    Hope you are having a good weekend.

    Love Jules xx

  38. Thank you for entering our summer challenge over at The Paper Crafting Journey

    I have some BLOG CANDY
    on my blog if you are interested!