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Wednesday, 17 November 2010

Love is sweet - but better than chocolate?!

I love chocolate - in any form, but mainly in bar form!  When I saw this gorgeous Meljen Designs image, I just had to have it!  And here is my first card made with it...





Yum, huh?!!  It makes my mouth water just looking at it!  right, now to do some paid work!!


I am entering this ito the following challenges:

   
Paper/cardstock: Bazzill cardstock, checked paper from stash
Image/stamps: Meljen Designs Bear with Heart (includes sentiment), Elzybells sentiment (inside card)
Mediums: Promarkers, Sakura white gel pen
Accents: buttons from stash, Stampin Up ribbon
Tools: Martha Stewart heart lace border punch, Fiskars scallop border punch, Nestabilities rectangle die (inside card)

38 comments:

theCook said...

So cute!! Love the color scheme!

Michelle said...

Hi Mary J

Hope all is well with you.

Your card looks fabulous!! I'm with you, chocolate solves everything for me everytime.

Perhaps if more of the world leaders were women, chocolate could be the answer to world peace???

Thanks for linking up to Make It Monday this week.

Michelle :-)

Pöydän kulmalla näpertelijä said...

Yummy! I love the way you've used a heart border, it's perfect for this cute image.

Iris said...

OMG how cute is that! I totally love your choice of colors for this cutie, the matching buttons and the cute heart border! Thanks for entering our fan favorite contest at Whimsy and good luck!

Hugs,
Iris

Shirley-anne said...

I love the way the inside is so 'in tune' with the front of the card. Fab edge on centre strip. love the gingham background paper

Anita said...

Aww, Mary, this is so adorable. Love your coloring, of course! The cute little buttons and heart border are so cute. And I love the sentiment. Just perfect!

Hayley @ funkyfarmscrapbookbarn.co.uk said...

WOW!!! Mary I love this card, it's so so so sweet and the sentiment is lovely!
Gorgeous x

~Denise Lynn~ said...

Awww, how cute is this! Love the checked papers and heart edging details. Perfect with that sweet image! Thanks so much for joining in our Fan Favorites contest! :)

Robbie said...

I love the colors, melt in your mouth chocolatey goodness. The layout is awesome.

Monique said...

So Stink-in cute Mary!!!

Lisa Jane said...

aww Mary its fab .. and the design even looks like a chocolate bar! you might just have time to enter it into our challenge at Moving along with the times - nice n bright challenge .
Lisa ;)

Julie said...

What a sweet card! Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
hugs,
Julie

Vixx handmade cards said...

Such a sweet card Mary Jo!, super cute image and great layout too,
hugs Vicky xx

Cindy Haffner said...

Mary this is the SWEETEST!!

Pami said...

Hey Mary J, another thing we have in common, loving chocolate bars!! Fabulous card, he is SO cute!! Love the colours you have used too. Pami x

chris said...

oh my goodness this is PERFECTION, love it SO MUCH. hugs chris xx

Sprytebyrd said...

This is so cute! Love your coloring and the layout, too! Such perfect sentiments!!
Thanks so much for playing along this week in our Food challenge at Meljen's Designs this week! Good luck!
Dee (Spryte)♥
Sprytebyrds Spot

Curlybear said...

Wow Mary J, beautiful card and adorable image,
and I love the Kraft card and gingham colour theme,

I would like to thank you so much for your lovely comment,

Take card have a great day,
Hug Bridget :) x

Pam S. said...

Make mine Green and Black's 85% Dark Chocolate please...yep, that's bar form! lol
Fabulous card Mary! Love these papers, colors and punch choice with this image! Just adorable!
Pam Going Postal

Silli said...

Awwwww, this is wonderful and so cute Mary...love the image and the colors...BIg hugs

Whimsey said...

Super cute card; LOVE the image with chocolate on the mouth. Adorable!

*Vicki* said...

Oh wow!! This is so adorable!! Love your image and the heart border!! :) Thanks for joining with us at Stamp Something this week!!HUGS

Lauretta See said...

ohhh that sentiment is so melting my heart ;) great job! Thank you for playing with us on the Meljens Challenge. A new challenge has been posted today.. come and play again :) Good Luck!

Nina Macaulay said...

Another super-cute card from you Mary!
I love the colours and the buttons look great :O)
I like the way your cards always stand up, Lol, I mean that the fold is at the top and not on the side, I must give that a go sometime :O)

Keep up the good work!

Hugs Nina x

Rusty said...

Oh Mary how adorable! love the image, and beautiful card x

Donna said...

Such a sweet card Mary, love the papers, the layout and of course the super cute image. Thank you for joining the Fan Favorites at Whimsy Stamps.
hugs
Donna xx

Nancy said...

How sweet! (bad pun - sorry! *lol*)


Thank you for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp & Show Challenge.

Audrey said...

wow! I love this card!!! Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments and don't forget to enter in our November monthly drawing going on right now.

alicaz said...

totally adorable! The image is so sweet and the whole card is so well put together - love it. The little buttons are a lovely touch!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

Christine aka blankiefinder said...

Fantastic card, adorable inside and out! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week! We hope to see you again :)

SemSee said...

Oh WOW! This is fabulous! I love that image and how you've matched up the heart with your MS border punch. Love the gingham and that sentiment inside is just darling! Thank you so much for joining in our Fan Favourites contest at Whimsy Stamps! Hugs, Simonne x

Nicole said...

Mary, I am loving this one! Such a great image matched perfectly with papers and embellies, great job! Nicole MD DTC - thanks for sharing it with us this week!

Nicole said...

Congratulations!

You are in our TOP FIVE at Meljen's Designs this week! Be sure to grab your badge and display it proudly on your blog!

We hope you continue to participate in our challenges each week! Thanks for playing along!

Blessings, Nicole
Meljen's Designs Design Team Coordinator

Anneke said...

So sweet this card!!
Hugs Anneke

Pattie said...

Super cute! I love this image too! Thanks for joining us at Whimsy for Fan Favorites Week!

Ruthie said...

My mouth is just watering! The whole card has a kind of chocolatey feel to it!

Thanks for joining in with the fun over at Aud Sentiments

Rx

*Vicki* said...

Mary, this is so very sweet!! Love your fun papers!! Congrats on being featured on the Whimsy blog today!!HUGS

Patricia Garcia said...

Oh this is really cute, Congrats on being featured on the Whimsy Inspiration Blog!!

hugs,
Patricia

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