Thursday, March 11, 2010

Pixie Dust Challenge and a Sneak Peek You Don't Want To Miss!!!

Good morning sweet friends :)
I'm a teeny bit late with posting, but better late than never - right?! ;)

Today is a Pixie Dust Challenge day!!!
... and it's all about...

Buttons and Flowers

Here is my card using "Queen of Hearts"

... and here are the challenges that help inspire this card :)

Have you seen the movie yet?!
I have not :(
But the trailers are amazing! and other than the Hatter himself, Sir Depp!
I really do think that I am going to love the Queen of Hearts the most ;)
Helena Bonham Carter is an amazing actress! I love her in everything she does and she pairs up with Johnny Depp quiet nicely... also love love love her as Bellatrix in the Harry Potter movies ;)

I found the cutest buttons at Michael's!
Yes, the heart and playing card are buttons! Aren't they the cutest!
I couldn't resist getting them to add to my Alice themed images!

My Heart Queen Card Details:
Paper(s): Basic Grey "Sugar Rush" DP; Papertrey Ink Cardstock
Ink(s): Copic Markers - E11, E21, Y15, E93, R35, R46
Accessories: Dress It Up "In the Money" Buttons; All Natural Accents Flowers - Roses;
May Arts Ribbon; Fiskar Swirl Border Punch and Lace Corner Punch; Recollections Gems and Swirls

Now, here's my sneak peek for you today!

Get ready to see one of the most cutest images ever created!!!

... and here are the challenges I used too:
- Stampotique Designers Challenge 3 - Spring has Sprung  

Pixie Dust's new collection "In the Meadow" will be released on March 18th!!!

This image is called "Love Sparkles"!

I wanted to create something my card around the new movie coming up soon
I finally broke out my Making Memories acetate
and wanted to re-create their springy meadow scene :)

Did y'all see the 10 second teaser yesterday?!?!
{{swooning again!}}

Well, here's the full 90 seconds!!!! YEA!!!

GASP! sniff sniff! I know ;)
I can't wait!!!
Ok, lol, sorry, getting back to my lil card now ;)
So here is Edward and Bella having a moment in their meadow :)

... and of course he's sparkling :)

Sparkling Meadow Card Details:
Paper(s): Making Memories Acetate DP; Papertrey Ink Cardstock
"Love Sparkles" Digital Image (Release date 3/18th)
Ink(s): Copic Markers - E000, E00, E11, BG09, G05, G07, G24,
E31, E93, E17, E19, E57, R35, R46, B00, B05, B12, W3, W5
and Atyou Spica Clear Glitter Pen
Accessories: Prima Ribbon; The Robin's Nest Dew Drops;
Spellbinders Small Circles Nestabilities

Thanks so much for looking today!
Enjoy your Thursday :*)


Tasha said...

Margie both of these cards are adorable, i love those buttons you found at Michaels they are fabulous
love tasha xx

Julie said...

Wow -- what a post -- so much to see! I have seen the trailer -- it looks fantastic. I cannot wait. And the buttons from Michaels are CRAZY-awesome! LOVE! And then lil Edward and Bella in the meadow! I really appreciate all that put into your blog posts, Margie -- your blog is such a fun place to visit!

~Jeri~ said...

OoOoOo Laaa Laaa!!!! I can't wait for June 30th!!! They've just gotten yummier since New Moon lol And tho think I didn't think it was possible! ahhhhhhh

ok back to your cards...lovely lovely!!! I love the new sneak peek image...just too cute!!! You always do such awesome work!

Mary Giles (OhioMary) said...

Oh Margie these are just fantastic. You did a fabulous job on both of them. Every detail is perfect. I can't wait to see the 90s sneek tonight.

Tonya Klar said...

Margie! Both of these are so fantastic! I love the details on the queen with the little card and heart! I, too, love the fabulous Johnny Depp and the pairing with HBC!!! They always do so well together. I loved her as Bellatrix too. Couldn't get a more perfect person for that part!!! I love the sneak peek too!

Tammi said...

*sigh* At least we got a few more minutes, love the meadow with all the flowers...and tooooo cool there's an image similar to that, oh wow Margie, how CUTE and adorable is your card!! I might have to break down and get that one! Your other card is awesome too, love those buttons your found, so perfect!! Only a few more months until the big day! ~Hugs

Tammi said...

Oh I should have said a few more 'seconds' not minutes,'s to wishful thinking! ;)

Lana said...

Beautiful creations as always Margie!
Lana x

Anonymous said...

SLurp...squeeeeee!!!! Ok, first off that 90 seconds was wonderful!!! Can not WAIT!!!!

Love your Meadow design. Your dew drops are genius!! Margie you are so very talented and clever!!

Marlene said...

LOVE your meadow card! I love Bella & Edward! (Thanks for posting that trailer!)

Alison said...

What a killer trailer!!! SO EXCITED!!! It looks awesome! And so do your cards (good segway right?)! LOVE that Edward and Bella image! These cards are adorable!

Beautiful Greetings said...

OOh..I love Twilight too and can't wait to see Eclipse. Thanks for sharing...and your Edward and Bella card is just darling. Love it! Thanks for playing with the Pixie Cottage.

Pryn said...

Oooh I love both of these cards Margie!!! That red queen image is so cute! Helena Bonham Carter did steal the Alice show in my opinion. She was fantastic!
I adore how you made Edward sparkle!!! It wouldn't be a perfect meadow moment without it!!!!

Gwen said...

AWESOME!!! Great cards and OME!!! love the trailer teaser.


CreaRenata said...

What a cute image and great card! Thanks for playing at The Pixie Cottage.


Hi Margie
A gorgeous card,thankyou for joining us at CraftyCatz for this week's challenge,
hugs Dianne xx

Sparkle said...

These are darling!

Basement Stamper said...

Very cute, love the little scene and I can't wait for Eclipse to come other either!!! Thanks for joining Stampotique Designer's Challenge and if you are interested there is another challenge that would be right up your alley (Going Grey with Scrap-creations). Hope you'll join that as well.

Jen Shults said...

Adorable cards Margie! Your red queen is awesome but I'm just really digging Edward and Bella... they are just too sweet. :D

Sammi said...

Such awesome cards Margie! I LOVE the red queen one!! :D Edward and Bella are so cute! lol!
Thanks for sharing the trailer for us!

Yvette said...

Girrrl! These are fantastic!!! LOVE those buttons too!

Donna said...

Oh HELLO!! Of course I think you red queen is just spectacular Margie...But you know where my heart belongs... I am in LOVE with the E & B card!! I am going to have to get it when it comes out....STUNNING cards Hun!!! LOVE them!! Xx

Jami {sgtStamper} said...

OME...that Love Sparkles image is way too cute!! Love the image!! And the movie preview.....chills, I tell ya.....where do I get me an Edward?!?!?! :)

Katie said...

Two wonderful cards!
But I love me a little Vampire love so I'm partial to the second one!
Thanks for playing in The Pixie Cottage!

Tracey Feeger said...

Ohohoh. Love it. Love both the stamps but gotta have that Twilight one as a favourite. LOL. And you are as bad as me with the trailers. LOL. I posted it on my blog too. Go Team Edward although I have a soft spot for Jacob. Hehehe.

Risa said...

Hi Margie,
Both of your cards are yumilicious! Your images are so cute, especially Edward! * big smile here*
Thanks for sharing the Eclipse trailer, I so cannot wait to see it!

cabio's craft corner said...

Wow Margie, these are so cute. Love both of them that are so sweet!!

Anonymous said...

I love both images--so cute! Gorgeous cards! Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!

Shelly said...

Great cards but I especially like the "Queen of Hearts"! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake this week!
Hugs Shelly ;)

Madeleine Bouquet said...

Both cards are gorgeous! I can't wait for June now!!:)


Risa said...

Hey Margie,
I forgot to comment on your card for the KLSNS button Challenge! I love your unique heart and card buttons ...very cute! Thanks for joining the KLSNS button challenge!

Kelly - KL Stampin N Scrappin said...

Beautiful cards, and I really enjoyed the Twilight "eye candy," too!! I just started reading Eclipse this week and WOW, I hate to put it down!! :) I really stopped by here to say . . . Thanks for joining us at KL SNS DT blog for our button challenge this week. Hugs, Kelly

Anne said...

A cute card with a lovely image. Thanks for playing with us at the Pixie Cottage!

Hugs, Anne

Anne said...

A cute card with a lovely image. Thanks for playing with us at the Pixie Cottage!

Hugs, Anne

artish said...

love the over sized velvet ribbon and gems you used! Thank you for playing at The Pixie Cottage!

Anonymous said...

Hi, thanks for joining us at the Pixie Cottage for our challenge. Your card is wonderful!

Alex said...

Both cards are just beautiful! Love the reds and oranges together on the first one. She makes me think of Snow White :)

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