Hello and welcome to the very first BESTIES DT blog hop – we are all excited for this being our first hop and the projects we have to show you are fantastic.

Sherri has been creating her new Besties range for some time now and its amazing how popular they are and everyone wants to get their hands on them.
There are very talented ladies in the line up for this hop, all are loving the digis and so looking forward to showcasing just a few of them for you today.

Here is my card for today :) I created a step up card using the digi image of Dorothy  & her dog Toto of Wizard of OZ created by Sherri Baldy and which you can get from SSS ONLINE SHOP

Front of the card

Side view

flat card
close up - side view

inside of the card

Materials Used

30 x 15cm white card
Bo Bunny paper - Welcome Home
Dark Brown Cardstock
Cocoa Liquid pearls
Blue Liquid pearls
La La Land Crafts Die Cut - Grass
Blue Checked Ribbon
Brown Checked Ribbon
Blue Flower Button
Sunflower Charm
Clear Glitter
Glossy Accent  
Createable die cuts
2 Blue Cherry Blossom
2 small yellow roses
1 meduim blue rose
3D pop dots
x-press IT blending paper

Copic markers used
Dress /Socks & Bows
- B000-B91 -B93 B95 -C0 C2
Y06- Y11
E13- YR21-YR31-
R24 -R46
E59 - E77

We are offering some amazing blog candy for some lucky commenters who take part in the hop too.
All you have to do in order to be in with a chance to win the candy is to Comment on each participants blog in the hop and become a follower of Sherri’s blog
Each DT member will give away the digi that they have used on their project to one commenter PLUS Sherri is giving away a Starbucks gift card in addition to 5 digis. AMAZING candy don’t you think ?

Gill -
Katie -
Crafty Caroline-
krafting-kezzla -
Rose-         you here
Carley -

Sherri -

Dont forgot to comment on ALL participants in the line up and become a follower of Sherri’s blog to be eligible to win the candy. Winners will be drawn and listed on each blog in 3 days time so remember to pop back.

Thanks for stopping by and hope you enjoy our projects

Rose Andrew


  1. Good morning Rose and what an exciting day it is for us as part of Sherri's DT.... Thats a stunning card . Love the design and layout , your colouring is fantastic . Enjoy your hopping .
    Hugs Caroline xx

  2. poped by to observe the blog hop :) love the new wizard of oz images ... ive just ordered mine :) love the way you coloured her xx jane

  3. what a gorgeous card Rose.

    greetings karin

  4. Great stepper card - beautiful papers, beautiful colours and colouring

  5. How cute is this Dorothy digi, you have made such a cute card with her & fab colouring Love it xxxxx

  6. Great stepper card, lovely design :)

  7. Rose you know I love all of your cards, but I think this is my very favorite of all. Super cute design. Its beautiful.

    Smiles Sher

  8. Gorgeous card with great colouring and lovely that cat!
    xxx Margreet

  9. i love your stepper card Rose, so pretty. great to be a part of the first ever hop wiht you x

  10. This step card is brilliant Rose. Love the papers you used and those bright red shoes on Dorothy is just the cutest.

  11. Oh how wonderful - anything with the Oz theme has my immediate attention and I recently purchased all the Oz Besties - now if I could only color as wonderfully as you do - TFS!

  12. Oh she is so cute I love and bought this image. I colored her but did not do a good job. Thank you for telling what color copics you are using that is a big help considering Im beginning my adventure in them. It helps to know where to start. You did such a pretty job coloring and I totally love this image

  13. I love your tr fold card I love seeing all your blogs I will be checking back in.

  14. That is so pretty, love the shape and the cute image.

    Pam x

  15. Hi Rose,

    Love this digi, the love heart plaits and sparkly ruby slippers :-)

  16. Love how you folded the card and your colouring is Beautiful.


  17. wow rose i love your card for the hop xx so so so beautiful xx i am now following your blog

    love kezzla xx

  18. Love it! Love it! Love it! Beaufirul job. I'll be following, too.
    Rae Ann O.

    1. Oh Rose, Your card is so amazing!!! It is just beautiful... I LOVE LOVE LOVE it!!!


  19. Your card brings back memories when my girls were young. Nice coloring and interesting card.

  20. Just wonderful! I love the Home Sweet Home with Dorothy. So apropos! The coloring is just wonderful and the green eyes really pop against the blues.

  21. Love the card layout and the image is marvelous! Thanks for sharing! Enjoy your weekend and thanks for the hop!

  22. Love the layout you have used and love the image. A beautiful card!!!


  23. I love your card, it's so pretty.thanks for share your gorgeous creations with us

    I have to say that I really enjoy browsing your blog!thank you for sharing your creative project and inspires.
    Keep up the fabulous work. I wish you many more creative years of inspiration!!
    I hope you have a fantastic weekend!take care of yourself and stay healty.
    sending hugs across the miles
    ¸.•´¸.•*¨) ¸.•*¨)
    (¸.•´ (¸.•´ .•´ ¸¸.•¨¯`• snowbird

  24. Best of the best, professionally made card with super design and image is the inside and back of this classy card..xx

  25. Wow, I have a new favorite! She is um, gorgeous just does not do her justice. I have fallen in love with your card, she just pops off of it so well!
    Thank you so much for sharing her with us.

  26. Gorgeous and one of my favorite images. Love the card layout you chose.

    1. Congrats ...Cynthia ...!!!
      You are the winner on my blog ... please do contact me for your winning prize .my email
      Congrats once again

  27. Lovely card Rose. I love the image. thank you for sharing on the blog hop.

  28. This is adorable!
    Awesome job coloring her.......

  29. Your blog is awesome, yep, I was just hopping around! LOL! Such talent! Love the outside, and the fact that you dress up the inside too!


  30. Rose, your card design is AMAZING as well as the coloring....just beautiful. First time follower and I'll be back to check out more inspiring work.
    Creative Wishes
    Claire S

  31. How perfect is that!!!! I can't believe the oz image with "Home Sweet Home". The card is amazing. You color perfect and the layers with the paper and your embellishments....perfect!

  32. Beautiful card all the pretty detail.
    Hugz, Lorraine xx

  33. Oh how pretty! And you didn't miss a detail, I love everything about this card!

  34. LOL Rose, what can I say after all these lovely comments. Soooo many comments....Isnt it nice to know so many love your work. You know I do...Great card!...Kim

  35. Beautiful card, love your colouring and the image.
    Hugs Rachael :) xx

  36. This is soooooo gorgeous and you more as you´ve used all my favorit colors on it too he he. I love the blue dress and the entire spring feeling in the card is just amazing, you almost feels like you´re in a wonderful garden, when you look at it. Stunning work hun, I really love everything about it.

  37. I love the card and the fold. xxx

  38. What a gorgeous card. Looks complicated to make. Well for me it would be.
    I love the image you used on this card. Wouldnt we all love to get a card like this. Beautiful Thanks for sharing

  39. Great Step card and I love the coloring and your flowers. :-)
    Thanks for the hop!!!



  40. Beautiful card. I haven't tried the "step" card yet, but want to. Love your colouring and she looks just like "Dorothy", red shoes and all!

  41. I love the image. Especially the green eyes with the blue outfit. You did a really, really good job.

  42. What a magnificent card, the blues shaded so awesomely and the eyes ( I love the eyes on all of these digi's:) they are heart stealers :) and the embellishments and the layout and fold of this card is amazing. Thank you for sharing with us, hugs, Cathy K

  43. Hello Rose,
    Thank you very much for sharing your amazing card. I really like how you folded it to make Dorthy standout above the background. In fact, I think I think I'll try this technique! :]

    Dorthy's ruby slippers are beautiful!


  44. Rose, I love this image done in blue. It's so sweet. I like how you did the folded step card. Thanks for the chance to win this uber cute image.

  45. I love how you made this card!! Great job!

  46. Fabulous card and such wonderfull colouring.
    Huggsss, Angelique

  47. loving the oz collection i am spoilt for choice want to by all the besties but will have to do it bit by ty for sharing your inspiration

  48. Lovely card Rose!

    I love that image of Dorothy and your colouring is fantastic.

    Happy Crafting!!! :) X X

  49. your work is amazing i love it xxxx

  50. Aw..your little Dorothy is so cute! Love the colors and coloring! TFS and inspiring!


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