Wednesday, 31 July 2013

The Male Room Goes Live

Today is the first day of the first challenge over at The Male Room. Me and my team are inviting you to join us in making 'man cards' or anything else associated with men and boys.
Today's challenge is ANYTHING GOES and you have two weeks nearly to take part.
Here is my card

I've used one of my new favourites - By the Tide and I had great fun colouring my lobster - he's been mounted onto embossed card with 3D Dimensionals.

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: By the Tide, One in a Million
Ink: Smoky Slate, Calypso Coral & Cajun Craze Markers
Card Stock: Whisper White, Basic Gray
Accessories: Scallop Edge Punch, Modern Label Punch, Big Shot, Hexagon EF, Dimensionals
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Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -


  1. GOOD LUCK with your new male room challenge - I've got my thinking cap on!


  2. Good luck with this - hope you get lots of entries. That lobster is impressive.

  3. Hi Jacqueline ,
    this stamp set really spooks me big time !!! But , you have done a great job with this card - love how you have accented the design with the anchor !!! xxx

  4. Best of luck Jacqueline - it's a brilliant idea and I'm sure everyone will be looking here for inspiration!!! Great lobster........

    Karen x

  5. So pleased you started this challenge! I love making cards for men/boys.

    I really like your card - the sea theme is just great!

  6. A great male card. I like your design and sentiment. Good luck with the new challenge. Love the name

  7. Fantastic card, love the colours
    Rosie x