15 October 2016

I AM HAPPY {My Besties UK October Same but Different}

{I am Wishing a Happy Birthday to ....}

Its time for the SAME BUT DIFFERENT October mid month post at
My Besties UK Challenge
The design team gets the same image to create with and it usually ends up in so much fun to see what each of us do with the image incorporating our own styles.

Here is my project using this beautiful girl from Sherri Baldy which you can purchase HERE.
I tried to use Halloween colours as our theme for October is Halloween. I am sure you will all agree, that she looks very pleased with herself holding that huge doughnut, peeking from behind.

The embellishments have been created with paper squares and circle punches The buttons, raffia and design papers are from my stash.  The image has been coloured in Photoshop CS3.  

The sentiment is from Paulette {Create with TLC}.  

Hop over to My Besties UK Challenge and see what my team mates has created. 

Once again I would love to try my hand at the following challenges with this creation:

Scrapbook Stamp Society - ATG + Halloween
613 Avenue Create - ATG or Green and Gold
My Besties Deautschland - ATG + Halloween
My Besties Dutch Girls - ATG and/or Halloween Autumn
My Besties International - ATG or Halloween
My Besties Brazil - ATG and/or Halloween
Creative Moments - ATG and/or Peter Peter ...
Word Art Wednesday - ATG + uplifting sentiment
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - ATG ??
Craft Your Passion - ATG
The Crafty Addicts - ATG  or Autumn Colours
Classic Design Team Open Challenge - ATG
Little Miss Muffet - ATG (1/1)
Crafty Gals Corner -ATG ??
Morgans Art World - Frame It
Pennys Paper Crafty - ATG
Artistic Inspirations - ATG Just for Fun
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - ATG ??
Simply Papercraft - ATG
Just Us Girls -
A Bit more Time to Craft - ATG
Allsorts -
Crafty Friends -
Creative Fingers - ATG ??
Jos Scrap Shack - Recycled Scraps (all the papers on this card is from my scraps left over file)
Simply Create Too -
Aud Sentiments -
Craft Rocket - Happy Birthday
Fresh Brewed Designs -
The Paper Shelter - Food and or Drink (Cookie in her hand)
Digi Choosday Crafting - ATG
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG
Crafts Galore Encore - ATG
Card Mania -
Crafty Boots -
Love to Scrap Challenge Blog - ATG
DL.ART - October Linky Challenge
OLLCB - Autumn (used autumn colours)
Lemon Shortbread - ATG
Sunny Day Crafting - ATG
Crafting by Designs - Add a Sentiment
4 Crafty Chicks -
As you Like it -
Crafting with an Attitude - ATG
PDE Linky Party - All Cards
Creative Ladybirds -
Art by Miran - ATG (1/1)
Brown Sugar - Handmade Flowers
Crafty Girls Creations -
Cutie Pie - Cute + 5 of a Kind (5 different papers)
CCC Digi Creations -
Chalk n Stock - ATG with chalk (used dry chalks around the sentiment)
Catch the Bug - 
Just Keep on Creating - ATG


  1. I always enjoy popping in to see what you have created Desire and this is super - and oh for hair that colour, if only I dare.

    Hope you have a good weekend.

    B x

  2. So beautiful Desire, I love your coloring and your flowers are always so unique
    You could join my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes October Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART crinkle ribbon

  3. Gorgeous card Desire, love the papers and sentiment.
    Linda xxx

  4. You made a very nice card. Beautiful colouring!
    Lia, Dt S4F

  5. Beth Norman2:15 PM

    How adorable. I love the colour scheme and your colouring really rocks my world. Love the hair and embellishments too.

  6. Awesome colouring Desire and a lovely colour palette to the design.

  7. You did a great job coloring this sweet girl and I love your darling flowers. hugs, Teresa

  8. Delightful card Desire!Thanks for joining us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.Good luck and hope to see again.Gr.Kaija Dt-member

  9. This is adorable! LOVING the colors and the sentiment!!!!!!!!!!!!

  10. Fabulous card Desire. Love all the colours and patterns. Thanks for playing along with us at The Paper Shelter. Pat K x

  11. Darling card.

    So glad you joined us at Morgan's Artworld.

  12. Beautiful color scheme Desire. Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar Challenge.

  13. Hi Desire, very pretty colours and design, I love your little scalloped corners you have created, nice touch.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
    [Annette Registered Owner/Admin for Classic Design Team Challenge]

  14. Oh such a neat card love your sentiment. Thank you for sharing it with us over at My Bestie 3D and More Challenge Blog. Good luck with your entry. Hugs Andrea DT

  15. Soooooo cute, Desire! She is adorable in her Spring-time attire, and matching hair color (I want to color my hair pink, too!) Your little embellies are very sweet, and prompt me to think that spring is showing her love everywhere (down south LOL). really great card!

    Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge "Anything Craft Goes". I hope you have enjoyed playing along as much as we have enjoyed seeing your talent. Please check back to see if you are a winner!
    crafty hugs,

  16. Beautiful creation as always. You are so talented. Thanks for joining us at Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party.
    ~DT Janis

  17. Gorgeous card! I love your coloring and your flowers are always so unique. Thank you so much for joining with us at My Besties International. Good luck with your entry.
    Hugs. Maritza DT

  18. Such a beautiful card! Lovely colors and sweet image. Thanks for playing with us at The Crafty Addicts :) xx Mari

  19. Great card, Desire - thanks for sharing it with us at Crafting from the Heart and good luck!

    Helen x

  20. You have made a beautiful creation! Thank you for joining the challenge of My Bestie International and My Bestie Dutch Girls designs. Hugs ,Cindy

  21. Hallo liebe Desire,
    eine zauberhafte Karte hast du gestaltet. Ich danke dir für die Teilnahme an der My Besties Challenge Deutschland. Du warst wieder so schnell mit deiner Karte. Ich bin begeistert von deiner Kreativität. Herzlichen Glückwunsch zu deinem Gewinn. Ganz liebe Grüße Hugs Silvi

  22. So beautiful!!!
    Hugs Bianca
    DT My Besties Spanish Challenge Blog.

  23. super cute card, pretty papers. Thanks for joining in over at My Besties International this time around.

  24. This is so lovely, I love the main image and the other details go so well with the overall card, love this.Thanks so much for sharing your creation at
    Anything goes October link-up, Just keep on creating
    Susan xx

  25. Very Adorable card! Thank you for linking up at Sunny Day Crafting!
    ~DT Sherry x

  26. This is wonderful, love the sentiment, thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket, xxx

  27. Gorgeous card Desire!! Thanks for joining us at the Color it Create it Show it Off challenge. ~DT Dana

  28. Lovely card Thank you for sharing with Craft Rocket Challenges

  29. Anonymous10:16 PM

    Love this ! Awesome design and colours with fab paper x

  30. Adorable image, colored beautifully and a fabulous layout! Thanks for joining us at The Cutie Pie challenge for our "Five of a Kind" challenge! --Gail

  31. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Love to Craft, good luck!!! Amy DT

  32. So pretty! Love the colors and the design!
    Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Veronique DT for http://classicdesignteamchallenge.blogspot.com.au/...

  33. Beautiful card...
    Thank you for challenges joining My besties spanish

  34. how sweet this colorful stamp so excellent and all the details are perfect.
    Loving it! Thank you for playing along at Brown Sugar this week.
    We look forward to seeing you again next time.
    Brown Sugar DT

  35. Another beautiful card! Wow! Thank you for sharing at Besties 3D and More! Hugs Julie DT xox

  36. Fantastic card you made :-)) I like the stamp and colouring.
    Thank you for joining us at Scrappin4Fun challenge.
    Hugs, Andreja

  37. Hi Desire,this is a beautiful creation(as always!). I love papers and design! Wonderful flowers!
    Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge October "ATG".

  38. I love the country feel of this card. It's cute as a button! Great seeing you again at Scrapping4fun
    Tina dt

  39. This is so beautiful. Thank you for sharing it and joining us again at Besties International.
    xoxo Heather

  40. So pretty Desire..fabulous colouring and love the colour combo..
    Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Chrissy DT   http://classicdesignteamchallenge.blogspot.com.au/...

  41. Such a cute and lovely card.
    Thank you for playing along at Brown Sugar Challenge
    Brown Sugar DT
    Riddhi Shah

  42. Pretty cute girl image and lovely card.
    Thank you for joining us at Scrapping4funChallenge and waiting to see next time.

    Meena DT

  43. very beautiful Desire

    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.
    Good Luck and hope to see you again

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator

  44. This is fabulous Desire, such a beautiful image and lovely colours.
    Thank you for joining us at Ooh La La Creations.
    I have candy on my blog if you would like to take a look - Crafting with Cotnob

  45. Wow, this is so beautiful Desire! Stunning coloring, and your card design is fabulous. Thank you for playing along with us at Scrapbook Stamp Society. We would love to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie DT

  46. Hello,
    beauty card cool digi and beautiful colors.
    Thank you that you took part in the challenge on Scrapping4funCallenges
    Agnieszka DT

  47. What an adorable card. Lovely lay-out and embellishements. We are so blessed you joined us at Word Art Wednesday. A new Challenge just started today and will be glad to have you linked with us again. Leaving you an encouragement from God's Word found in Isaiah 12:2 which tells us, "Behold, God is my salvation,I will trust and not be afraid; For the Lord God is my strength and song, And He has become my salvation." Have a great week.

    JO ANN

  48. Your cards are always so beautiful! Thanks for joining us at the Color it Create it Show it off challenge! ~DT Dana

  49. Beautyful card you made, love the colours and the details Thank you for joining us at the the Dutch my Besties and hope to see you again.
    Love from Holland,

    Dorothy Dt coordinator

  50. Sweet card - your coloring is phenomenal! Thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday xoxoxo

  51. What a lovely card. Thank you for joining us at the MBDGD challenge. Good luck.


  52. Pretty cute card! Thank you for joining us at Besties french challenge
    Helene dt

  53. Lovely Card,,, is precious... Kisessssssssss

  54. gorgeous card
    Thank you for sharing with us at my Besties french challenge

  55. Gorgeous Card! Thanks for joining us over here at MBB.
    Good Luck!
    Eleonora DT

  56. Great card as always, Desire - love all the details you've added.

    Thanks for joining us at The Cutie Pies Challenge.

    Helen x

  57. Hello ,stunning card a fabulous design! Thank you so much for playing around with us at My Besties Deutschland Design challenge,this month!
    Hugs Gudrun DT


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