Saturday, 25 October 2014

Gone Fishing

Good Morning

We have a new challenge for you today over on My Time to Craft and this week our challenge is:


Card Recipe:

Image - Lili of the Valley Art Pad
Papers - Stash
Stamp used on background - Clarity
Charm, Card Candy, Sentiment

Friday, 24 October 2014

S for Stitching

Good Morning,

Sorry not been round to visit you lovely peeps for a few days but been having trouble getting on to a lot of blogs, seems Chrome has been playing up again but will have another try later today.

It's Friday and it's time for a new challenge on Alphabet Challenge Blog, where this week it is the turn of Team B with a challenge brought to us by our lovely teamie Silvi.

S for Stitching
(real or faux)

Card Recipe

Corner Poinsettia die - Memory Bos
Greetings Die - Tattered Lace
Corner Punch - Martha Stewart
BP - First Edition
Liquid Pearls
Faux stitching

Saturday, 18 October 2014

Tag It

Good Morning,

It looks like we might be in for another nice day today after the beautiful warm and sunny one yesterday, fingers crossed.  I have my two youngest granddaughters coming to stay tomorrow then I can take them to school on Monday as my youngest son and his wife are in Amsterdam for the weekend while my DIL runs in the Amsterdam Marathon  (the girls are with their other grandparents tonight)

Anyway we have a new challenge for you today over on My Time to Craft where this week our challenge is:

Tag It
(We want to see your tags, but NOT attached to cards etc.)

Tag Recipe

Base tag - Craftwork Cards
Preceious Bells die - Memorey Box
Poinsettia die - Marianne dies
Foiliage die - Memory Box
Small pine cones - Recycled from some Christmas Crackers
White raffia, white ribbon, Glamour Dust

Challenges Entered:

Kitty Bee Designs - Dies and/or punches

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Tags, Bags, Boxes

Good Morning,

We have a new challenge starting over on Fab'n'Funky today where our sponsor this week is:

Stitchy Bear's Digi Outlet

Who are offering a fab $10 to spend in store

Our challenge this week is brought to you by our lovely leader Judith and she has chosen:

(with an optional twist of tags, bags and boxes)

The team were lucky enough to have images from our sponsor to play with

For my card I used the image Skating Santa available HERE

Colouring Medium - Copics
Tag - Craftwork Cards
Snowflake Die - Spellbinders
Charm, Pearl, Glamour Dust, Ribbon

Saturday, 11 October 2014


Good Morning,

Quick post from me this morning showing my DT card for My Time to Craft where this week the challenge is:

Any project featuring an image of Santa

Card Recipe:

Image & Centiment - Lili of the Valley
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - My Mind's Eye
Ivy Die - Joanna Sheen
Santa Charm - All About Beads
Ribbon, Glamour Dust

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Blue Christmas

Good Morning,

Well here we are Wednesday once again so time for a new challenge at Fab'n'Funky, thanks first of all to everyone who entered our challenge last week, some gorgeous Christmas projects, please take the time to have a look at the challenge blog to see if you are a winner.

On now to this week's challenge which is brought to us by our lovely Wendy with a theme of:

Anything with Ribbon

which ties in nicely with our great sponsor this week

Card Recipe

Image - LOTV Christmas Art Pad
Papers - LOTV
Silver Snowflakes - All About Beads
Ribbon, Stickles, Sentiment

Challenges Entered:

Holly Jolly Christmas - Anything Christmas
The Ribbon Girls - Glitz and Dazzle

Saturday, 4 October 2014


Good Morning,

I have a card to share today for my DT card at My Time to Craft, our challenge this week is:

Die Cuts Only

For my card I used the Crafters Companion Die'sire Die "O'Holy Night" backed with some blue paper added Glamour Dust, and a sentiment by LOTV.