Sunday, January 03, 2016


A big hello to you! I hope your year has started off well!

I have 2 challenges to share with you and I hope you get some time to join in if you can!

The January challenge for WHITE WITH ONE is a color that reminds me of lush pastures..  sorry.. country girl coming out in me!! and it is..

or maybe even jungles!! hehe.. anyhooo!

some closer views of my take on the challenge..
a vine stencil..
Dies, lace, hand made spiral roses..

Mona Lisa Smile..
and the rules for this challenge in case you didnt know..

and the other challenge i am putting up is for the 123 CHALLENGE BLOG and I hope you find it an enjoyable one to create and it is..

To use yellow on your layout, the word together and some texture..
and my layout..

some closer views..


Love purple and yellow "together"!

Thanks so much for coming by and I do appreciate the comments you leave me too..


  1. Wow, gorgeous lay-outs! I love the serene and elegant look of them both. The green lay-out is my favourite, because it's so soft and pretty.
    Happy new year!

  2. Wowwwwwwwwwww! These are gorgeous! LOVING the colors and the textures!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  3. Beautiful layouts, Lizzy. Love the cascading vines on the first one. Happy New Year!

  4. Mmmmmm!!!! Looooove how you're using texture and masking on your backgrounds...Both look brill. Strangely I'm loving the green challenge! I think it has such a calm PEACEful [!!!'re gonna get that all year from me, now, LOL!!!] look about it:):)

  5. The serenity of the green layout is enhanced by the trailing vines and such a beautiful photo. I love purple and yellow together too and the pansy clusters are gorgeous :D

  6. Both stunning pages, gorgeous background work and just love all the detail you put into each one :)

  7. Happy new year my friend! Hope 2016 is awesome for you!
    Your layouts are lovely...soft and pretty with fabulous attention to details!

  8. These are soooo gorgeous. But your White with 1 always amazes me!! This green. I love!!!!

  9. Tw ts Lizzie! I love your use of colour and the title on the first one is perfect!

  10. Tw ts Lizzie! I love your use of colour and the title on the first one is perfect!

  11. Wowzers ! speechless ! these are just glorious Lizzy
    I hope you had a lovely Christmas and a Very Happy , Healthy New Year to you
    Mary x

  12. Two really gorgeous pages Lizzy!! I love the trailing vines on that first page and the spiral roses are gorgeous!! Your second page with the yellow and purple combination and the pretty pansy clusters is totally delightful!! Enjoy your week Lizzy!! hugs xx


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