Tuesday, 31 May 2011

Crafty Cardmakers- "Love of the lasting kind"

Hi guys...
Back to the grindstone... had a fab weekend how about you?
Back to the workload madness.. in stead of manic Monday it was manic Tuesday lol !
 so , just finished my online grocery shop... so I wanted to share a card...

One of my most favourite Lili of the valley stamps.. I love colouring this image.. 
 The papers are Bo bunny ..
i would like to enter this in the  
crafty cardmakers -"love of the lasting kind"
Kb cute monday-  "Anything goes "
Paper playtime- "wedding or love theme"
2  sisters - " anything goes "
Outlaws copic challenge - " anything goes "
 phew ... thats all for now... busy with Dt works , and lots of card orders.. be back soon 
 Hugs x

Saturday, 28 May 2011

Lady Gaga - Heavy Metal Lover (Audio)

Music Saves My Soul Saturday - lady Ga-ga Heavy metal lover.
this is a quick post to share my entry for the lovely Marcea's MSMSS..
All you have to do is to choose your favourite tune and link your post to her blog...

I have just bought this and I cant stop playing it I couldnt nominate anything else..!!

Pop over and add your fav...

Friday, 27 May 2011

Sugar Nellie Facebook challenge- "Thank You "

Hello guys... well can it get any better... start of a long weekend.. 
 today I have been trying to catch up with my commenting for my design teams, but Blogger wouldn't let me.. someone suggested Google Chrome, someone said un-check the keep me signed in box... So I did... and it worked.. Yay !
 So , for starters , just a quick card.. my entry for our little Sugar Nellie Facebook group , this week its "thank you "

 Now , we recently had a RAK in the group , and the papers are from the lovely Susan Moffatt ,so they are kinda new.... an old stamp , of the lovely Gorjuss girl. she is coloured with Promarkers, and 3d'd onto the oval ...I cut out  a frame and wove seam binding thro it.. finishing off with a flower and a pearl brad.
The sentiment is from Lily of the valley... 

 I would also like to enter this in..
2. Dream valley challenges- "old and new"
3. Crafting for all seasons- "anything goes"
4. The paper shelter - "anything goes"
5. Truly Scrumptious - "anything goes"
6. Creative card crew- "anything goes "

 Thanks for stopping by ..
 Hugs xx

Thursday, 26 May 2011

Willow sketchie challenge - 26th May

Hello all... another weeks whizzed by and its time for another fab sketch , this week by Saskia.
Using another fab image from the lovely Sharon Armstong , and free papers from  papercraft mag a couple of weeks ago...
Heres my card ...

now don't forget to pop over and see the dt girls' work , and say hi... enter the challenge too, there is a fabby prize up for grabs..
 thanks for stopping by ..

Wednesday, 25 May 2011

Papertake weekly Challenge- "Pale , pretty pastels"

Hello Guys... well back on planet Earth.. been so busy at work have been totally pooped when i get home , so i have been too tired to blog... so i thought I had better surface today , and take time to share a card..
I am tired today , but its self inflicted.. I did my usual Body Jam class this morning , followed by Zumba..OMG !!!! Shake that booooteh ! . Gosh !
So, onto my card... Papertake weekly this week want to see "Pale pretty pastels " , I do hope this is OK..

I have used craftworks cards papers today , "Baby Girl", and a free digital image from Magic  moonlight... embellished with flowers from wild Orchid Crafts.. and I have used my new Spellbinders die "fancy tags"..its quite regal looking I think..

I would also like to enter
2. Stamps & fun= creativity- "flower power"
3. The Ribbon Reel Challenge- "Strawberries and cream" with an inspirational photo
4. Emerald Fairies - "anything goes "
5. I did it creations - "anything goes "
6. ECP challenges - " Pastel colours "
7. Crafts for eternity - "flower, ribbon, bling"
8. Fairy Knoll- "Flowers "

Ok that's enough from me today.. will be back tomorrow with Willow Sketchie Challenge
 Hugs xx

Friday, 20 May 2011

Polkadoodles challenge _ Anything but a card.

Hi guys ..Friday , my favourite day ! . Not only is it the last day of the working week , but its the day of the polkadoodles challenge...
This week Fliss has asked us to make "Anything but a card"
So , I went with a corner book mark , and believe it or not , I have never made one of these before..
I was shocked just how easy it was..

I used papers from "all around and everywhere" , and the sweet Flutterfly fairy" Bevvieboo ".
 It starts off as a 4" square, for this I used kraft card... embellished with the papers , and a bow of seam binding... Embellished with the cute, cute Flutterfly fairy , who is 3d'd on top .
Hope you like her...its a simple project , but pretty sweet , I reckon.
Please pop over and see the rest of the dt girls creations, and say hello .. don't forget , give the challenge a go .. there are always fabby prizes up for grabs ..
 Hugs xx

Thursday, 19 May 2011

willow sketchie challenge- 19th May.

Hi guys.. hope you are all keeping well, busy few days here , and the threat of the pc dying seems to be looming..
 No sooner do I clear my desk of all my orders I get another load.. lol!
 Anyway , Its time for the Willow Sketchie challenge , and this week the sketch is by Jo.

I have used another of Sharon's fab images,coloured with Promarkers..I used some sweet wishes papers, and Kraft.Following the sketch ...

here's my card...
Please pop over to see the rest of the Dt girls' creations, and say hello. Remember there is a fabby prize up for grabs when you enter the challenge.
 Hugs xx

Sunday, 15 May 2011

The sugar bowl Challenge#59- Erika's sketch

Hello guys... had a panicky day today.. thought the PC had come to its end... hubby managed to solve again.. he is a genius... but then no Internet..
I think it may have been something to do with the major roadworks in Hornsea.. Tesco is finally rolling into town.. Yay!
Major roadworks for all concerned but we need something here.. you have to travel far to the nearest big superstore...

I have a card to share ... my entry for the The Sugarbowl Challenge.

This is another simply Sassy.. she is called  "Party Frills"
coloured with my Promarkers...
 there a sketch to follow with the theme "Vintage/distressed".
So, I inked and distressed the papers , which are K&Co.. Elizabeth Brownd, "Garden Collage" to be precise. Oh my I have had this pad forever..oops.So I guess they are vintage in themselves lol !
I would also like to enter this for..
2. Crafty creations - "Anything goes"
3. Divas by design- "anything goes"
4. Penny's Paper crafty - "anything goes"
5. Scrap stamp, doodles - "old supplies"
6. One stitch at a time - " Anything goes "
Hope you like her.. thanks for stopping by..
 Hugs x

Saturday, 14 May 2011

Polkadoodles challenge- "Menu

Hello guys... well hasn't their been panic.. naughty blogger went down , and we were all lost ?!?!
With relief , even my posts are restored , so i can now add my Polkadoodles challenge DT card...
This week there is a menu..set by the lovely Colette.
 you can choose either  or from the list.
1. pink or Turqoise.
2. Fairy or butterfly.
3. Ribbon or Lace.
4. Pearls or Gems.
so, I went with...

I am sure you could guess I would go for pink??
I used the "All around and everywhere" cd for my papers .
 Using my Promarkers I colured in this pretty "Flower Girl", then I used a set of wings from the fabby Flutterfly Fairies stamps.. Meeshelle this time. Added pearls to the buckle detail and again on the card.
The ribbon and buckle from stash...
I loved this challenge.. it gave you endless options .. please pop over and see what the rest of the Dt have created ..
Will be back soon , after a strong coffee I think , to calm the nerves after blogger went awol.. sad really I know...
hugs xx

Thursday, 12 May 2011

Willow sketchie Challenge- May 12th

Hello to you all... well relief its the end of a really long stressful week ..phew! over time on top has left me a little weary...
Still its Thursday so time for Willow sketchie challenge .. This week the sketch is by the lovely Hazel.. and heres my card..

I have used the lovely Walter today , coloured with my Promarkers, the papers are My minds Eye , Fine and Dandy.
Please pop over and give the sketch a go this week , remember there is a fab prize.!
Hugs xx

Tuesday, 10 May 2011

Bunny zoes Crafts- "lace"

Hello guys.. getting back into the swing of thigs , and so really tired at the end of a working day.. wish hubby would hurry up & win the lottery !!
Need to update my blog , i have been on a roll and won a few challenges this week , which is nice,, At Pollycraft , the crafty pad , and La-La-land customer gallery.. :-)
So my card..?

I would like to enter bunny Zoes crafts Challenge-" lace".
The image is from the Joanna sheen Precious petals cd, the papers I have had for an age .. , they are psx... the flowers and lace are from Wild Orchid crafts,the ribbon is seam binding , and the pearl pin from the Hobby House.... buttons and pearls from stash..
I'd also like enter...
2. crazy Challenge- "anything goes "
3. creative cowgirls - "anything goes"
4. crazy4challenges- "lots of flowers"
5.Secret crafter- "Dust off your stash"
6. Raise the bar - "flower power"
7. Craft us  crazy- "Flowers"
8. Card cupids- "flowers"
Phew.. thats it for now, I will be back soon , with my Willow Sketchie Challenge dt card...
Hugs xx

Saturday, 7 May 2011

Sketch and Stash Challenge- no; 7

Hello to you all... its the weekend.. and nearly the end of my week off ( sigh)
Hubby and I had a lovely day in Whitby yesterday .. it was a glorious day !!
Anyway, back to it... I wanted to share my card for the Sketch and stash challenge , with this new cutie from Pollycraft !
 But I just wanted to say that i had a good start to the day discovering I had won a prize in the La-La-Land customer Gallery with my Sweet dress up Marci card.. :-)

The papers are MMe Stella and rose, and the image is poorly Chester from Pollycraft.this is following this sketch ..N0; 7

if you have never seen Sketch and stash before, they have such fabby sketches , a great help when you have lost your mojo.!
And , nicely fitting in with this is the Pollycraft Challenge - "anything goes"
Right.. off to link these , these sort my laundry out.. hmpphh!!
Back soon..
 Hugs xx

Thursday, 5 May 2011

Willow sketchie Challenge 5th May

Hello guys... Thursday means...
Yep, Willow Sketchie Challenge time...
This weeks sketch is by the lovely Kelly.
I have once again used the "Double Sprinkles of Kraft "cd, and a scrap from my ever growing mountain of useful!

I have used soft colours this time , colouring Winnie with my Promarkers.The punch is Martha Stewart, ribbon from stash , the dots are candi from Craftwork cards , as is the sentiment!
Please pop over and leave a little lurve for rest of the Dt girls... and remember to enter its an easy and fun sketch, and the is fabby prize , as always up for grabs..
Hugs xx

Tuesday, 3 May 2011

Lili of the valley challenge- "Love is in the air"

Hi guys, I am back..
 As promised I wish to share with you my card for Lili of the valley challenges this week , where the theme is "Love is in the Air"

 the papers i have had a while, i cant quite remember who by, the image of course LOTV, coloured with my Promarkers. the flowers are Wild orchid, as is the lace I think... seam binding...and a cahrm from the Hobby house...

This was one i have made for a work collegue, who Son is getting married this month, i made a box too.

I would also like to enter....
2. cupcake crafts  challenge- "something beginning with c "(charm)
3.Iny wincy designs-"I do"
4.stamps fun =creativity- "hearts"
5.The Crafty Pad- "pearls and Swirls"
Thanks for looking in... back real soon.
hugs xx

Monday, 2 May 2011

Crafts and me challenge - "vintage / distressed"

Hello guys.. still the beautiful weather is with us... i am enjoying this so much, and the rest of the week ahead to enjoy.
just wanted to share my latest card that fits neatly into the challenge over at Crafts and me this week.

i fought with myself to use these Graphic 45 papers they are really too nice  to use... they are called " Once upon a springtime". The fairy is a lili of the valley image, coloured with my are from Wild Orchid,pearl pin from the hobby House and my fav seam binding in cream...

I don't know if you can tell , but the wings are 3d'd, and sprinkled with glitter. I love these papers , they have a truly nostalgic feel.
i would also like to enter into..
2. Mark's finest papers- "use a pin"
3.crafty Emma- "inspirational picture"
4.Papercutz Challenge- "anything goes "
5.colour create- "pink, blue & brown "
6. Do you stack up - "make it pop"
7. Mums's craft shop cahllenges - " Flowers "
well hopefully I can get these links done , and I will be back tomorrow with another card, with another sweet Lili image .
 Hugs xx

Sunday, 1 May 2011

Sugar Addicts showcase Sunday

Hello guys...
well its something special for me today as i am flattered to be featured in the Sunday showcase over at Sugar Nellie!
Being a stamper at heart and a true addist to all things cute and girly , my addiction truly !
So they asked me to make a card for this feature , and you know me.. don't need to be asked twice !

the papers are Sweet Fairy by prima..the image is "Pillow Talk" a Simply Sassy stamp.. I love colouring her ( as you might have guessed)

the little scrolls are from my wee cricut, from the Cindy Loo cartridge, loving these at the mo'. please pop over at take a peep at the Sugar Nellie blog, if you haven't before.. and leave a little love , I would like to say thanks to them for showcasing me today, and thanks to you for stopping by.
Hugs xx

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