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It's Digi Choosday - Week 29 - Flowers


Hello everybody             

It’s Digi Choosday day again. 

Hope you’re ready to enter another Digi Choosday Challenge.

This week our challenge is ‘FLOWERS ’.

Meribelle Mermaid - 30 digital craft stamp download bundleBefore I show you what I’ve made for this week’s challenge I do hope that you’ve been to the Polkadoodles’ website to get your brand new digis from the MERIBELLE mermaid stuff.  There’s a whole lot of newbies to get your hands on from the very very big kahuna kit containing 10 different digis in black and white and coloured versions and also with black and white digi on a pre-coloured background too!!  And also individual digis in sets of three too.  There’s something for every pocket.She’s uber sweet and has a man in her life as well.  Excellent for all you folk out there that like to colour detailed digis with that flowing hair and excellent fin/tail.  But even if you can’t colour or don’t think your colouring is up to scratch then there’s the pre-coloured versions too.


So, back to the challenge for this week’s Digi Choosday.  For my make this week I have gone back to making my holiday scrapbook and have made a 12 x 12 page from the day we went to Monaco and visited the beautiful church where Princess Grace married.  The gardens opposite were absolutely gorgeous and so these photos form the basis of my scrapbook and I’ve adorned them with decoupaged flowers from the wonderful Magic Garden collection.  I printed off lots of different sized flowers (resized on my graphics package) and lots of leaves too and have decoupaged them around my picture frame which I’ve printed onto backing paper from the collection too.  To decorate the flowers I’ve used Chloe’s Creative Cards black gems and also some butterflies that I bought from the Pound Shop.  The green 12x12 card is from a pack I bought from The Works. 

Here is my make for this week’s challenge:         






Full details of what I’ve used can be found in the Thumb Linkies below.

I’m excited to see your makes for this week’s challenge.  Perhaps you could choose to create a card, a fab piece of décor or something else, but just remember to follow the rules listed in the blog.  And not only can you win a fabulous prize if you are in the top 3/random prize winner but you can also grab your discount code.  How fab is that?  The discount code only lasts for 24 hours so you’d better head off over there right now to grab it. 
And you’ve still got chance to enter our  FOR THE GIRLS challenge from last week!!
Have you noticed that we have been running an extra challenge for the past few months?
The full rules of which can be read on our blog by clicking on the tab at the top of the Digi Choosday Challenge Blog , BUT we now have an extra top 3 who will be eligible for A FEATHER IN YOUR CAP for entering the challenge with a Polkadoodles digi.
Why not join in our Facebook groups as well.  Just click:



Just ask to join the groups to join in all the fun. 
It’s a great community group to join in with and show off your Polkadoodles makes.  There’s always one of the Design Team around to have a natter with and offer guidance and inspiration, so don’t be shy….head on over there right now!!!    
AND did you know we also have our very own dedicated Instagram account.  Click HERE to be taken over to the showcase of the design team’s excellent talent.
Take care                                                                                
Tanya x


Comments

Jane Savage said…
Goodness, Tanya that is soooo beautiful! A stunning page that really gives you a sense of 'being there'! Incredible! xxx
Moni said…
This is perfect!!! Your last trip scrapbook album is going to cause envy on all the scrapbookers.
Véronique said…
Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at the challenge of Card and Scrap. DT Veronique
Lori said…
Stunning card, Tanya! That cathedral looks amazing among all the pretty flowers :) xoxoxoxo
Julie Reed said…
Beautiful Tanya, such a lovely layout and a fab way to remember your trip x
Beautiful!
Thanks for joining us at Card and Scrap.
DT Ellenor Monica
trulyjewellery said…
Gorgeous layout, love your scrapbook pages, I really must try scrapbooking :)
Nancy said…
What a beautiful page, Tanya! Your flowers are fabulous! Pretty pictures too! :o)
Jackie Trinder said…
Hi Tanya this is stunning I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie
Jane Proffitt said…
Tanya, this is magical! Love the layers. ❤️ Looks like a beautiful place to visit.
Line said…
Oh, so beautiful.♥
Thank you for joining us at Card and Scrap.
Hugs Line.

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