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Monday, 16 April 2012

London Calling

I Do love my Penny Blacks - they were my first rubber fetish lol,  last week l won the challenge over at the PB Saturday Challenge and this week it is another great challenge spots and stripes. For those who know me well most of my cards feature spots, l don't why they just do x My daughter asked me to make her a card for her Dad, mens cards are not the easiest to do but this gorgeous new stamp from the London collection was introduced to the ink pad this weekend. I watched the tut on criss cross cards over on Bev Rochesters blog and thought l would give it a go......

Stamp - Penny Black London Calling
Coloured with copics and prismas
Papers SU
Die cut tag with PB sentiment
MS border punch
Button and tiny ribbon.
Distress ink and stickles.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Penny Black Saturday Challenge 197 - Spots and Stripes
Allsorts 150 - Button & Thread
Charisma Cardz - Fancy Folds
Secret Crafter 181 - Its A Mans Card
Crafters Companion 23 - Four legged Friends

Thanks for stopping by and for any comments you may leave x Susan x


  1. Cute card and I love how the tag is inserted too!
    Laura xx

  2. Hi sweetie this is just fabulous, hugs Pops x

  3. Gorgeous card Susan,and congrats on last weeks win. PB stamps have been my first rubber fetish too!
    Lorraine x

  4. Great card, love that spotty paper.....

  5. A super card with those PB images Susan.

    Thanks so much for joining in at Allsorts this week and hope to see you again.

    B x

  6. Wonderful criss cross crad. Lovely picture. Simple and clean style as I like. Bravo ! It's very successful !

    Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz Challenge this week.

    Hugs from France.

  7. fabulous tag card susan and yes I'm a spotty girl too..thanks for joining in the fun at Penny Black Saturday..hugs kath xxx

  8. Hi Susan

    Fabulous card.

    Love the little tag you have added.

    These new PB images are gorgeous. Have resisted so far but not sure how long I can hold out .. .. and then there is the dilemma of "which to choose". Oh it's not easy loving rubber stamps is it?!?!?! LOL!!!

    Hope you are having a good week.

    Love Jules xx

  9. This is stunning well done Hugs Ginny x

  10. Oh superb hun, i must try a criss cross card.

    I'm like Jules, don't know which of the London calling stamps to pick ???, Luv Sam x

  11. gorgeous card susan.fab design and papers and i love the image :D

    xx coops xx

  12. An Edwardian lady in full dress was a wonder to behold, and her preparations for viewing were awesome.Bridal silks

  13. An Edwardian lady in full dress was a wonder to behold, and her preparations for viewing were awesome.Bridal silks

  14. Awww, this is lovely!! :)

    Love these images and great folded card design too.

    Thanks so much for playing at Charisma Cardz this week,



  15. Love Criss Cross cards,yours is Stunning.LOVE Penny Blacks too and this one is adorable.Huggles xx

  16. Gorgeous design with this special fold. I love dots too!

  17. Brilliant Man's card
    Thanks for joining us at Secret crafter Saturday Challenge and good luck!


  18. Gorgeous card, a super-cute image
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!

    Hugz Fleur xXx

  19. This is a beauty Susan, I love your image and I'm very much into these criss cross cards at the moment, I can't stop making them now lol. Teresa xx

  20. Brilliant card Susan - great design & I so love the stamp. Jx

  21. What a fab image Susan, is that cute or what!
    Love your criss cross card well done. Its an age since I made one on DC must do another.
    Hope you are well xxxx hugs mau

  22. brilliant card susan,love that image,x

  23. A gorgeous card, love the design and the sweet PB image. Thanks for joining Charisma this week.
    xx Vee

  24. Fab card - love the image and the criss cross design is perfect.
    Thanks for playing along with us at Charisma and Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  25. Beautiful criss cross card Susan with a fab PB image and great colours!
    Thanks for entering our Buttons and thread challenge over at Allsorts this week and good luck!
    I have candy if you are interested -
    Hugs Nicola xxx

  26. Gorgeous image Susan and I love the criss cross layout. Congrats on your win last week.

  27. Aww, this is such a cute image and the fold is very unique too. Thanks for playing at Charisma. Carissa

  28. This is gorgeous Susan, I love all the London images!
    Mrs Wonka x

  29. A fantastic card hun! Thanks for playing at PBSC this week! xxx

  30. Totally adorable, love it

    Thanks for playing along with Penny Black Saturday challenge this week