MDUC – Pink, Lace & Metal

Zoe January 20, 2013 7
MDUC – Pink, Lace & Metal

Hello everyone!

I’ve been a little slack with my posting of late. I am just going through a really really tired phase. I don’t’ seem to be sleeping well and I am walking around like a zombie all day. I think I need to make a New Years resolution after all and start EXERCISING! I think that’s my problem and now I just need to get motivated. haha  But seriously – it’s about time I get off my buttocks and move a little and get the energy levels higher. (a little pep talk to myself)

BUT I do have a card to share. I actually made this card last week for the last MDUC challenge and I was naughty and didn’t get around to blogging it. The girls gave me the thumbs up for this weeks challenge and I just scraped through with my ‘metal’ zip! hehee Bonus!! 😀

I am a little bit proud of this card. You know how I have been doing the clean and simple – well I decided to go for an ‘Alyce’ style card with the muted brown colours and pretty flowers etc… oh and of course the ‘pearl’ border around the image. 🙂 I am happy with the result and plan to play more. 🙂 Alyce tells me it’s all about practise, just like with colouring and after a while you start picturing what your card will look like and what accessories you will grab from your stash as you’re colouring the iamge! 🙂 I’ll let you know how that goes. haha!

OK so here’s my card


Close Up of Tilda with Love Potion


Copic Colours:

Skin: e000, e01, e21, e35
Hair: E13, E17, E19, E59

Dress: BG13, BG45, BG49, BG78, C7

Background: E32, E35, RV29, BV02, BV00



Don’t forget to stop over to see the gorgeous creations by my teamies!


Thanks for popping by! I hope you’re having a fabulous day!

Big Aussie Squeezes!

Zoe xo


  1. Suzi January 20, 2013 at 9:09 pm - Reply

    Stunning card Zoe, loving the rich colours of Tilda and all your beautiful embellishments. Gorgeous.
    Suzi x

  2. Cathy-Lynn January 20, 2013 at 9:48 pm - Reply

    Beautiful Zoe! Great coloring and I love all of your unique details too! Great inspiration!
    Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

  3. Maryann January 20, 2013 at 10:29 pm - Reply

    A very beautiful card Zoe, very beautiful indeed. I know exactly how you´re feeling right now, as I´m the exact same here. I haven´t got even one card made since christmas, and that´s the first time ever, I think, but I´m just sooo darned tired, and can´t seem to pull myself up either. But I really need to get in gear and get some worrk done, as I have so much waiting to get done, so better get my fingers out, and get going LOL.
    Have a wonderful week ahead everyone and lots of crafty fun.

  4. Julie January 21, 2013 at 1:47 am - Reply

    Hi Zoe! Your card is beautiful! I love the “zip” idea. Now I need to find some zippers. And your coloring is beautiful, as always!


  5. ~Maz~ January 21, 2013 at 9:23 am - Reply

    Hi Zoe!
    Super card. Lovely layout. Gorgeous colouring. I too love the zip idea.
    Hugs Maz

  6. Julie P January 21, 2013 at 4:24 pm - Reply

    What a pretty card, the flowers are stunning, love the pearls too, beautifully coloured and created
    Hugs julie P

  7. Maggie S January 22, 2013 at 3:37 am - Reply

    Gorgeous card. Glad that you stepped out of your CAS comfort zone to come up with this fabulous creation.

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