Hang on there – it’s all white!

The challenge this week at Digi Doodle Shop’s Best is to KEEP IT SIMPLE … NO DP ALLOWED,1 EMBELLISHMENT ONLY!For full details on how to play along and be in for the chance to win please click on the link.While you’re there take a look at the DT’s and GD’s  fabulous creations for some inspiration.

This challenge really gives you something to think about.It’s so easy just to grab something from your favourite paper pack and raid your embellie stash.And if your anything like me you’ve probably got a lorry load of ’em too.I found the most difficult part just using one embellishment.

White-on-white cards seem to be on trend ATM so I thought I’d try my hand at one.Here I’ve used the adorable  Hanging On from Digi Doodle Shop and used Promarkers to colour with a touch of Glossy Accents on the eyes and nose.To create more interest I embossed the base card too.Because the folder was narrower than the card I turned it over and scored the edges for a neater finish.I had a tough decision over choosing my one embellishment tho’!!I originally embossed another piece of white card and attached a cute jingly bell but didn’t think it looked quite right so swapped for a piece of an old belt,with some holes punched,to represent a cat’s collar.I would’ve loved to add the bell to this but it wouldn’t be setting a good example for everyone else would it?!!

Supplies :
Image : Hanging On from Digi Doodle Shop’s Best
Mediums : Promarkers,Glossy Accents
Card : Base and layers of white from my stash
Tools : X-Cut guillotine,Tim Holtz Paper Distresser, Cuttlebug 5 x 7 Kassie’s Brocade,Distress Stripe
Embellishment : Recycled belt


Some Challenges this card is for :
Tuesday Throwdown : Anything Goes
The ABC Challenge : F is for Flowers
Inky Impressions  : Anything Goes
The Pixie Cottage : Something Sweet (you have to agree this kitty is!!)
Meljens Design Team : Anything Goes
Baby Buds Designs : Fall/Halloween (inspired by Autumn colours)
Paper Cutz : Anything Goes
Stampin for the Weekend : Halloween/Fall (Autumn colours again)
Challenge Up Your Life : Autumn (colours again)
Crazy 4 Challenges : Fall/Autumn (colours)
The Crafty Pad : Distressed or torn edges
Order of the Opus Gluei : Wood
Paper Sundaes : For someone little (this card is for one of my DD2’s friends)
Creatalicious : Mostly white
Lisa x

24 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Katie
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 13:32:16

    This is such a sweet image and a lovely card!
    Thanks for playing in The Pixie Cottage this week 🙂


  2. Karen
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 14:32:42

    Gorgeous Lisa, love the colouring too.


  3. Tanya Rudd
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 15:51:01

    This is gorgeous. Love the embossed white carstock. Thank you for playing with The Pixie Cottage this week.


  4. Anita M
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 16:34:49

    Gorgeous card. Love your image and your coloring is so pretty. Thanks for joining us at Meljen’s Designs this week and good luck!


  5. Fiona
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 16:40:13

    this is super cute…what an adorable image. Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week.



  6. Paola Levi
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 17:31:50

    SO DARN SWEET!!! i love the white on white, its so effective, thanks for playing on the Pixie Cottage


  7. Cheryl (shestamps)
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 19:44:20

    Very cute! I love the white on white layers.


  8. Adrina
    Oct 21, 2010 @ 21:08:52

    What a sweet kitty!!!
    Thanks for joining the Pixie Cottage this week.
    Adrina XX


  9. Mary Anne Wainright
    Oct 22, 2010 @ 01:41:30

    great desing, love the all white background. make the adorable image just pop. thanks for joining our challenge.
    Mary Anne


  10. Angela Wood
    Oct 22, 2010 @ 02:03:49

    This is such a darling image! Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions this week! hugs, Angela


  11. Heidi
    Oct 22, 2010 @ 06:42:42

    Super cute! The tiger/cat is so adorable. I love the embossed flowers. Thanks for joining the ABC F is for flowers challenge.


  12. France
    Oct 22, 2010 @ 12:54:37

    Wow.. Love the image and the coloring is Fab !Thanks for joining our Paper Sundaes challenge !!


  13. Dee (Sprytebyrd)
    Oct 22, 2010 @ 20:29:01

    Beautiful card! It is really hard for me to do white cards, and your is inspiration!
    Thanks so much for playing along this week in our Anything Goes challenge at Meljen’s Designs this week! Good luck!
    Dee (Spryte)♥
    Sprytebyrds Spot


  14. cheryl
    Oct 23, 2010 @ 13:58:48

    this is one gorgoues card just love it bless you for playing at the pixie cottage this week hope to see you again soon,hugs cheryl xxxx


  15. Debbie
    Oct 23, 2010 @ 16:10:30

    Aww super cute card and fabulous distressing. 🙂
    Thanks for sharing it with us at our Crafty Pad Challenge. 🙂

    xxDebbie The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs.


  16. Ruth
    Oct 24, 2010 @ 11:51:16

    This is one of my favourite images, your card is lovely
    Ruth x


  17. Judy
    Oct 24, 2010 @ 12:27:18

    Hi Lisa,

    Very nicely done hun. This stamp looks great up against the white. It really makes the colors stand out. Love it!



  18. Jóna (Yona)
    Oct 25, 2010 @ 16:18:51

    Oooooo this is soooo cute and much beauty !! Love it !!!
    Hugs, Jóna
    P.s. I have opened Fan’s of Digi Doodle Shop at PCP, you are welcome to join us :o)


  19. Marlena
    Oct 25, 2010 @ 16:31:19

    I love this card. This image is adorable and no embellishments needed to make it look great! Love it all! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Meljen’s Designs!


  20. Lauren
    Oct 26, 2010 @ 02:42:05

    Adorable! Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown! We hope to see you again next week!



  21. Tracey
    Nov 01, 2010 @ 21:12:20

    Fab card, love the cute image 🙂

    Thanks for joining us at SFTW & Good Luck!


  22. Cheryl
    Nov 05, 2010 @ 07:03:27

    Adorable,love your colouring and the fabulous embossing!!! Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious!!


  23. bec
    Nov 09, 2010 @ 14:33:20

    Thank you for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges..


  24. Natalie Z.
    Nov 09, 2010 @ 18:20:18

    Gorgeous Card !!! Thank you for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges..
    Hugs Natalie xxx


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