Thursday 5 May 2016


I have chap type card today to share with you, it's my DT card for

where the new fortnightly challenge starts today.

Here is your quest

Embossed or Patterned Paper

A no brainer for me as I am Sarah and I am a patterned paper addict and I DO NOT want to be cured!!

This is Oliver - Kicking About, the second of my recent LOTV purchases and he was coloured to match the MME Lost and Found Oliver papers...spooky!!

Some Challenges

Creative Inspirations #250 - For the boys or something sporty
Craft Your Passion #310 - Anything Goes
Penny's Papercrafty Challenge #276 - Anything Goes
Crafting From The Heart #110 - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination #84 - Anything Goes
Penny Black and More - Anything Goes with stamping

Whatever type of paper you are addicted to it will be most welcome...hope you will come along!!

Until next time xx


Marianne's Craftroom said...

I too am addicted, fab card, great shape

Julie B said...

I totally agree with you on that matching DP and colouring is a must, but I also like EFs!!! What should I do? Love this masculine card. Never think to use this card format and it is so versatile.
Hope your day is as sunny as it is here.:)

Jane Savage said...

I think I am in 'Patterned Paper Addicts Anonymous' too…well not so anonymous really. Fab blokes card, Sarah and perfect papers! Love how you’ve distressed the edges! xxx

Michelle said...

I so love this fab card Sarah - this would be ideal for my lad but with dark hair lol. Great image, card shape and papers - Michelle x

meg said...

Great papers Sarah especially love the muted tones of the darker one, lovely colouring in your image too.

brenda said...

The "chap style" card made me smile Sarah, but it is a perfect image for the lads and loving all the distressed edges.

Lovely to see you at Penny Black and More. many thanks for joining in.

B x

nnalorac said...

Love the papers and the roughed up look, perfect chap card. Carol xx

Unknown said...

My name is Lucy and I am also a pattern paper addict! I don't think there is a cure for this tho and who cares!!!
I love this fabby card and those pretty check papers are just perfect for him!
Lucy x

*Vicki* said...

Well, Patterned Paper Addict (PPA), you have pulled out some perfectly plaid papers from your stash to go with this fun masculine image! Love your center step fold design and your distressed edges give this a wonderful masculine feel! :) HUGS

Michelle said...

Hi Sarah - Just back to say thank you for joining us this time at Penny's Paper-Crafty and good luck - hope you are enjoying this gorgeous weather at the mo - Michelle x

cotnob said...

A fabulous card, these images are so useful for teens aren't they. Great design with the distressed edges.

Jenny L said...

Hi Sarah,
what a very fab card, and I do love that super image also.
Great designing as usual, and wonderful papers used also.
Yes I would say you are a paper addict as I always love the papers you use as they are sooooooooooo! very lovely.
Lots of crafty love Jenny L. said...

Sarah fantastic male card love the image. Alison xxx

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Brilliant male card Sarah....what a great image and the papers go so well together...Joolsx

Elaine Stark said...

A fab male card. Love the papers and distressing. I have enough papers to last a lifetime but I still buy more!!!. Thanks for the beautiful birthday card, a lovely surprise. Elaine

Chrissy said...

Fabulous male card Sarah and love your papers..and the two patterns are perfect your design and I promise not to try and cure you of your paper addiction [you are not alone]


Debra K. said...

Fantastic guy card! It is spooky coincidence having the paper and image with the same name. I too am addicted and can't go a day without gazing at and stroking my papers :D. Debra x

TRACEY MO said...

Very cool card great image.

Thanks for joining us at ID CHALLENGE


Isobel said...

Great lad card thanks for joining the challenge here at Crafting from the Heart good luck x

Lynne in NI said...

What a great male card Sarah - he looks just like my 12 yr old nephew who always has either a football on the go or glued to his ipad!

Peanut said...

The distressed edges - oh so perfect for a boy card.
x Asha

Annette said...

Fabulous Oliver/Oliver card (Yup very spooky!) and I love the fold. It creates a bit of interest for a guys' card without all the fuss of embellishing. Perfect.

Mervi said...

Fabulous card for teenage boy and the papers are perfect!
Thank you for sharing over at Penny Black and more;-))m

Anonymous said...

Oh Fab teen boy card, Love the papers you have used too and the design!
hugs me xx

Brenda said...

Wow, that to such an odd coincidence, but beautiful choice. They work perfect together.

Brenda said...

Amazing, but those are perfect papers for this cutie. Happy Spring!

susiestacey said...

Great card Sarah,love the stamp perfect for any teenage boy.
Sorry l have not been round much lately, busy packing up for our move up north soon.
Thank you for sharing at Penny Black & More May challenge and good luck x Susan x