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Monday 5 May 2014

Sassy Princess Marci - La -La Land Crafts GDT

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Happy Monday everyone! Here in the UK we are enjoying the May bank holiday, so no work for me today Yay!. Hope you're all having a great day too. 

I'd like to say a huge welcome to all my new followers, I hope you all find something you like here, and do please feel free to ask questions.

Before I get to the reason I'm here today I'd just like to announce that I've been asked to extend my original 2 months Guest Design Team spot at La-La Land Crafts, for another 3 months till the end of August!! I'm so excited and happy to stay on with this wonderful and FUN team for a little bit longer.

So this week the theme in La-La Land is 'For a Special Lady'. In America and Austrailia, Mother's Day is the 2nd Sunday in May, so I guess for some of the girls, this would be their special lady. But for me in the UK, Mother's Day is on Mothering Sunday, and so has already been and gone. So I figured that every lady is special in their own way, and we should all get to be a princess, at least in our own heads lol, so I made a princess card. 

I used the following La-La Land Crafts items:



I've added links for products used that are available in the UK at the end of my post as usual.

LLLC certaining doesn't have a shortage of princesses, there are 4 different ones to choose from!! I chose Sassy Princess Marci, isn't she a complete doll? I paired her up with this very ornate Memory Box Die, and then made it more decorative by the addition of a crown (obviously!) and a set of wings cut with LLLC dies from glitter card. The paper is by Inkido.

She's coloured with Copics:

Skin: E0000, E000, E00, E11, R20, R11
Hair: E50, E30, E31, E33, E37
Outfit and Crown: BG10, BGBG13, BG15, R00, R12, RV42, YR20, YR21, YR24

I popped her out on foam and added some pearls and bling to her crown.

Some beautiful flowers from The Ribbon Girl and Wild Orchid Crafts and a very blingy crown nestling among them. The inside was decorated simply with a coordinating paper from the set.

I do hope you like my share for today, do hop over to the La-La Land Crafts Blog here to see the rest of the team's makes, they really are terrific and sooo creative, and don't forget that you can join us on Facebook  and Pinterest

Well that's all from me, enjoy your Monday, and I'll be back tomorrow with Dies to Die for goodness, happy crafting! : ) xx


  1. Such a beautiful card Linda. The image is so sweet, your colouring is wonderful and all your pretty detailing is perfect. I love the added sparkle too.
    Congrats on being asked to stay on for an extra 3 months, no surprise though as you showcase the products to their full potential.
    hugs Sue xx

  2. Lucky you for having a day off. I hope you've been having lots of fun. :)
    He he, I knew Irina would have hard time letting you go. :P Well done on staying on the LLLC team a bit longer. So well deserved!!
    Your card is truly amazing.
    Hugs! xx

  3. Congrats on being asked to stay on the GDT, very well deserved. A very pretty colour combination on this gorgeous card Linda, and Marci is coloured beautifully. I can just see your trademark piece of almost hidden lace, lol, beautiful, sweet card as always.

  4. I love your princess Linda. She is beautifully coloured and this is a beautifully designed and embellished card.
    Enjoy the rest of your week.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  5. This is totally adorable! Such a beautiful design and Marci looks absolutely beautiful! Great colour palette and wonderful details!
    Congratulations on having you GDT spot extended - well deserved!
    Gina xx

  6. You always pick the most Beautiful mix of colours! She is just Layered to perfection with the right mix diecuts! Gorgeous!


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Linda xx