Friday, January 11, 2013

Fussy and Fancy Coffee, Cocoa & Tea Challenge!

Hello and Happy Friday!
I am hosting the challenge at
this fortnight!
(I get to choose the Top 5 winners!)
How Fun!
I got to choose the challenge theme 
and I chose to have a

Coffee, Cocoa & Tea

I know that during the Winter 
months its comforting and soothing
to have a nice hot beverage.

We are being sponsored for this
challenge by Fresh Brewed Designs

That's right!
has very kindly offered to 
award the winner
 3 digi's of their choice!

Thank you, Heather!

I chose to make a 
Fresh Brewed Designs

The instructions for making this
folder pocket card can be 
found on my blog here.
I covered the back with pink card stock
for writing a personal message

Fresh Brewed Designs  Hot Cocoa Girl rubber stamp
colored with copics and paper pieced with 
My Minds Eye  Fine and Dandy Girl  designer paper
She is framed in Spellbinders Beaded Ovals Nestabilities die cut
The large flower with the pearl is Prima
The other flowers used are from Wild Orchid Crafts
The pretty leaves are done with my Marianne Designs dies (Love them!)
The heart dies are Cheery Lynn
The tag is a Stampin Up punch
All of the ribbons and button are Stampin Up
I used a Martha Stewart punch on the inside pocket edge.

Heather kindly let the 
design team use some of her images to
create their inspirational projects.
Your in for a huge treat when you
pop on over to see!
I hope that you can play along
with this fun challenge!

I would like to enter the following challenges
Fab'n'Funky Challenge   Winter
Little Red Wagon    Bring on the Bling
The Paper Shelter   Flower Extra vaganza
The Sisterhood of Crafters   Baby It's Cold Outside!
The Perfect Sentiment   Winter
Created With Love Challenges   Anything But A Card
Love To Create   Winter Wonderland
Totally Stampalicious   Buttons and Bows
Critter Challenge Blog   Color Challenge
Happy Campers   Buttons, Beads or Bows

Thank you for visiting!
Warmest Hugs, Sheryl


  1. GIRL! You have done it AGAIN! What a fantastic card this is! I ADORE all of the beautiful lacy embellishments, all of the gorgeous layers, the wonderful fold and pocket inside! WOWZA!!! I esp love the little details like the puffed up marshmallows in her cocoa mug. ADORABLE!!!

    I am so happy and honored to sponsor Fussy and Fancy for this challenge.

  2. WOW what a fabulous winter gift idea! You've done an awesome job on this project ... love all the added detail (lacy flower, heart, tag). Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘BABY, IT’S COLD OUTSIDE’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    P.S. I have blog candy available through January if you are interested.

  3. Great gift idea Sheryl - just fab!

  4. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Love to Create. xxx

  5. So sweet card. I love combo pink and brown.

  6. Cool card! Those flowers are lovely. Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

  7. What a fab card and present idea Sheryl, I'll pop and have a look at your instructions!

    xx Sazzle xx

  8. What a Brilliant idea...Love the whole design.. Great image & papers... Hugs May x x x

  9. Sheryl, I LOVE your hot chocolate pocket holder card! The papers, colours and image you used are fantastic!

    Thank you so much for featuring me over at Fresh Brewed Designs...I was super excited to see that :)


  10. Gorgeous card outside and inside! Love the design and the colors and the image is fantastic!

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this week at Love to Create.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Love to Create Design Team Member

  11. How creative and I love the colors. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Love to Create. joann sassy raggedy

  12. Very cool! Thanks for playing along with us this week at The Perfect Sentiment!

  13. What a brilliant idea :) Super cute pocket card! Thanks for playing along with The Sisterhood of Crafters for our Baby It's Cold Outside challenge!

  14. Oh wow Sheryl, this is really gorgeous!! So many gorgeous details with your dies and colors!! You've picked out a great image to use for this!! Such a fun challenge!! HUGS :)

  15. Stunning card Sheryl, so much to look at, it's gorgeous I love it.... Thanks so much for joining in with us at Happy Campers xx

  16. Such a beautiful card. I love this...

  17. Very sweet card. Thank you for joining us this week at the Fab n Funky Challenge. I hope you play along with us again soon.

    Jackie, Fab n Funky DT

  18. Sheryl, I agree with your interpretation of our Winter challenge. Hot drinks are something I think of with the cold weather. Your card is a great way to share one with a friend. Thanks for sharing your art with us at The Perfect Sentiments Challenge.

  19. Beautiful pocket card, Sheryl. Would make a very nice little gift during these cold winter months. Love the colour scheme--lovely DP. Gorgeous heart diecut and your crochet flower looks fab.
    I'm so delighted to be joining your team.

  20. Totally awesome!!! Thanks for participating in our LOVE TO CREATE challenge!!

  21. WoW!! Love all the embellishments and the wonderful surprise pocket inside - really cute card!!
    Blessings to you!!