Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Double D, Lighthouse

Good Morning! 

A brand new Challenge is up and running over at the Double D Challenge Blog

Here is your Inspiration Tile:


I created 2 cards.

Many dies:
Cheery Lynn Lighthouse die and Sand Dollar and Starfish dies.
Simon Says Set Sail Anchor die.
Tutti Designs Stitched Banner dies.
Spellbinders Standard Circles die.

Sentiment by Inspired By stamping, Pirates stamp set.
PTI Designer Paper Men Of Life.
Amalgam Black ink.
Baker's Twine.


Same design except I switched up the Banner Prints.

This one was for a friend of ours who turned 80.

So I added the Avery Elle Numbered Balloons in Foil.

A handsome twofer!

Please come on over to the Double D Blog and join in all of the FUN!

You'll be glad you did as there is always a pretty prize up for grabs!

Here's the prize for this Challenge:

Thanks for stopping by!




  1. Ooooh, I do love these, Donna! I love the patterned papers you used, and all those nautical elements are perfect! The banners.... LOVE the banners too!!

  2. Wow Donna, you certainly are on a roll, two cards, I'm lucky to get one done lol!! The cards are beautifully created, fabulous designs and how I LOVE those pretty banners!!

  3. Fabulous, Donna. Beautiful design and love the cluster different nautical elements. Nice that you were able to get two cards with these pretty papers. Always inspiring...

  4. Oh Donna what beautiful cards! LOVE your overall design! You are SO CLEVER!!!

  5. Awesome cards...loving all the dimension and the colors...and the banners and.....well, I guess everything! :)

  6. Handsome for sure and this challenge is right up your crafty alley. I love the red and baby blue colors and the banners that decorate the card. Two for one, not bad!

  7. This is so you with the banners and all the die cuts. I love all the different patterned papers, they all go so well together. LOVE me some patterned paper. These are fabulous, your 80-year old friend will love it!

  8. WOW, WOW!! Awesome design with the patterned papers, colors, die cuts. The banners are the perfect touch. Your 80 year old friend will be thrilled to get this.

  9. Donna, just wow x 2! I do love this mix of paper and your clever arrangement of the elements. You show how fun it is to really play with your stuff. The foil balloons look just like mylar, and it's a fun choice for the anchor, too. I'm so happy to be back with Double D. This is going to be fun!

  10. I always love banners on the seaside themed cards, the tall lighthouse is neat off to the side with the embellishments you have, perfect papers!

  11. Fabulous colours and brilliant design. Loving this... ♥

  12. Your design and layout of this cards are just gorgeous Donna. I love the nautical colours, patterns and embellishments - so pretty!