Autumn Leaves & Conkers

Using this week's Freshly Made Sketch.
The Male Room and Just Us Girls want 'leaves'
and the Autumn challenge is still on over at Uniko.

It's a beautiful, sunny Autumn day.
We've just come back from a long walk with the dog,
and my pockets are full of new, glossy conkers.
Love conkers!
Did you know they are reputed to ward off spiders?
My son has piles of them in each corner of his bedroom!


  1. Very pretty card! Love the stamp you chose and the lovely colors. Thanks for playing along with us at Just Us Girls!

  2. Gorgeous autumnal card.

    Yes . . . apparently spiders don't like horse chestnut . . . that's what's in the spray that Lakelands sell!

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

  3. Such fun leaves - love the background you created. It's perfectly backed with the textured kraft. Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches. (I had to look up conkers!)

  4. I love your 'specialty' DSP! ;) This is such a fun and cheerful card for a fall birthday. Thanks for sharing with us at Freshly Made Sketches!

  5. Lindsey, great to see you here. Love this card. The colours you've used for the leaves are just super and I do like the texture on the banner too. Thanks so much for playing along with The Male Room this week! Deborah, DT xx

  6. Lovely card, the simplicity is gorgeous. Thank you for joining in with us at The Male Room.
    Buffy x

  7. Beautiful image and colouring, love the texture and the shape. Thank you for joining us The Male Room challenge. Faith DT

    PS I did the same with the fab conkers, - sorry it didn't work with the spiders. I won't tell your son LOL.


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