13 August 2018

HMFMC #272 Mid way reminder Anything Goes option theme "Stitching" Real/Faux

Sharing my  Mid Way Inspiration for our chall  @ 
All our challs run with
Anything Goe
plz. use a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie stamped image,
decoupage or CD rom for all our challs..
OR Option theme of
"Stitching" (Real or Faux) 
Our Hostess for the option theme is talented teamie  aNNie  

Ive used this cute Teddy Mouse mend HM stamp, sweet Monica is waiting
 for Amanda to finish SEWing her beloved mouse toy..lol 
Image is colored with my trusty prisma pencils, design paper is from an old
Carta Bella pad "Paris Girl" distressed the edges of the design paper/ image frame/tag.
Die cut dress makers mannequin & scissors are an from an old spellbinders 
set "Sewing Elements" sentiment is a comp. generated one I made,  
 ribbon & gem from stash

Iv'e been having a play with some new Tonic dies & made this lovely 
Hexagon Sewing themed gift box. Yes I do Love my Pink/Black colour combo..lol 

A view of the side panels, this was my 1st so not to perfect lots of head
scratching was involved no instructions come with the sets !!!

We are thrilled to be welcoming back our Generous sponsors,

the Official Mousey FamilyHouse-Mouse Designs(R)

HMD is offering a Lucky player a $20 Gift Certificate to go shopping at the official

Our second generous sponsor is 

Di's DigiStamps

One Lucky Winner will receive a
$6 Voucher to spend @ 
Di's DigiStamps

challs for my card are 
Crafty Friends chall Anything goes
Cut it up chall your fav colour (mine is Pink 
2 Crafty Critters chall Anything goes with a Citter
2 Sisters on the blog  Gift Box
Craft-Dee BowZ aug Anything goes with a Hand made bow
Simon Says Stamp wed chall Distress it. 

Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join in with our
Anything Goes 
OR Optional theme of  "Stitching" (Real or Faux) 



Donna Ellis said...

Wow! Your hexagon shaped box and darling sewing topper are amazing, Christine! Really sets off the adorable HM creation beautifully! Like you, I am in love with your pretty pink and black theme, and that cutest story of the HM. Your prismacolor pencil technique is fabulous! Wishing you a wonderful week, Christine. xx (your card is perfect for the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies challenge!) hugs, de

KarinsArtScrap said...

gorgeoussss Christine

Monica C. said...

I love this card! The mousey image is just the cutest!!

Diane Louise J said...

Hello Christine… Thanks for joining our ‘Anything Goes’ challenge with your beautiful card and gift box… Love how they both match using a sewing theme. Please join us again next time at Crafty Friends Challenge Blog. Good luck!
Diane Louise
[Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

Bunny said...

This is just fabulous, Christine. I love the pink and black. The image is so cute. I saw it before and now this makes me want it more. [Bunny]

aussie aNNie said...

stunning, love your hexagon box and the fabulous colour combo on your delightful mousie card...big hugs.xx

debby4000 said...

Love your cute HM card and the pink/black combo, its perfect for you fab sewing box you made.
Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

New Creations said...

Love the pink! The mouse image is so cute with backing paper and I adore that heagon bo, so pretty!
Thanks for joining at Cut It Up Challenges!
DT Vinita

Cut It Up Challenge Blog said...

The house mouse card is adorable! I love the addition of the extra sewing elements to emphasize the adorable theme. My mom used to stitch up my dolls, too!!

Thanks for joining us for our Cut it Up for our Your Favorite Color challenge!


Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh both these things are brilliant, I love the wee mouse waiting on his toy being sewn, thats so adorable, Hazelx

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card!! I love the pink and black combo Christine and the image and papers are just perfect fort the theme! Love the embellies too, the scissors and dressmakers dummy are fabulous!!
and WOW!! what a beautiful sewing box!! Oh my goodness, I totally LOVE it!! perfect for keeping all of your sewing bits in, I am going to go and check out that die!! :-)

Lols x x x
sorry I am only just getting around now, have had a busy week and this morning spent in bed with a migraine ugh,,, catching up now ;-) xx

Caroline said...

It's lovely!
Thanks for joining our challenge.
Caroline DT 2Sistersontheblog

Sue said...

What a fabulous color combo. Designer paper is so perfect too. Love this sweet image, but then love them all........Fabulous bow as always.


Teresa Arsenault said...

Your gift box and card are fabulous. I love the colours and that gorgeous bow. Thanks for joining us at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies this month. hugs & smiles, Teresa DT

Kathy Barnett said...

Such cute little mice. Thanks so much for entering your project into our 'Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow' challenge at Craft-Dee BowZ this month. I look forward to seeing what you create for our next challenge. Hugs, Kathy

Nicolette said...

Wow how lovely.
Thank you for sharing it at 2 Sistersontheblog.
Nicolette DT