Welcome to my blog. This is where I love to share all my cardmaking. I'm a DT Member for Lili's Little Fairies,Crafty Emma's Store (CES Challenge Blog) and Dream Valley. I have no willpower and am a hoarder of paper pads, pens and rubber stamps galore. I love visiting other crafters blogs and have gained many cyber friends threw blogland. Thankyou for taking the time to look at my blog today and I love reading each and every comment.

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Saturday, 26 November 2011

CES DT Card & Challenges!

Its finally the weekend and today we see a new challenge at the CES Challenge Blog. This weeks challenge is "Special Milestone Birthdays". Now I dont usually do digi's, papers or otherwise but fancied doing something different so my card is a digi image called Faery Emma from The Paper Shelter along with the pink backing paper. The green paper is from an old disk at Bearly Mine Designs. 
Today is my nieces 16th birthday, so Happy Birthday Cheyenne.  This will have to be posted today as I couldnt find my camera lead yesterday - oops! Lots of pretty embellishments, dies and flowers on this card, some available from Crafty Emma's Store, so pop on over and grab a bargain or two.

I bet everyone is busy with christmas preparations. I've still alot of pressies to buy and cards to make, so busy,busy, busy all round.
Hope lifes not too hectic your end.

Heres a few challenges I'd like to enter;
Totally Gorjuss - Sparkle
Crafty Purple Frog - Someone Special
Papercrafting Journey - Anything Goes
Pennys Challenge = Tie One On (twine on button)
My Mums Craft Shop - Things with Wings
Sassy Cheryls - Anything Goes
Lollipop Crafts - Anything Goes
Cutie Sunday - Birthday
One Stitch at a Time - Anything Goes
Sweet Stampin - Punches & Dies
Southern Girls - Embellishment Bingo (twine,gems,glitter)
Create Me Pink - Use a Digi Stamp
ABC - D for Dazzle
Craft Your days Away - Buttons or Bows
Flutterby Wednesdays - Open
Bearly Mine - All my Favourite Things(just about everything on this card)

We'd love for you to enter this weeks CES Challenge and someone will always come and visit to see your wonderful creation.

Have a lovely weekend and thanks for all the get well messages. I'm all better now thanx

Still time to enter my Blog Candy HERE.

Thursday, 17 November 2011

LOTV DT Card & Challenges.

Its Thursday and that of course can only mean a new challenge over at the LOTV Challenge blog. This week we would like to see a Christmas Card for Someone Special.
If I'm honest I'm not happy with this card, maybe because I didnt get to do any colouring. I was feeling a bit off colour yesterday, and today have woke full of cold (sneezing while I type - eek).  My mojo was not on form but had just recieved some new LOTV Die Cuts and was the perfect excuse to use one.The paper are DCWV Christmas Stack. I've added lots of Stickles, Pearls and a Viva Pearl Pen. The sentiment is computer generated and punched with an EK Success Ticket Punch.
In the meantime I need to get cracking with my Chistmas Cards and a few Family Birthdays. So if hubby moans, I'll threaten to spend all his money in Clintons LOL.
Best stock up on tissues first as I think I'm going to need them today!
As usual my teamies have make the most gorgeous cards and remember there is the 
Enjoy the rest of your week and back very soon with another card.

Heres a few challenges;
Truly Scrumptious - Christmas Project with Pearls or Vintage
My Time To Craft - Take Two
Card & Scrap - Traditional Christmas Colours
Creatalicious - Christmas & Make Sure It Sparkles
Stamps R Us - Bling It On
IncyWincy - Tic Tac Toe (button,sentiment,metal)
Cupcake Craft Challenge - Two's Company
Whoopsi Daisy - Colours of Winter
Christmas Card Challenge - Deck The Hall
2 Sister Challenge Blog - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss - Christmas Traditions
Pile It On - Traditional Christmas
Delightful Sketches - Bingo (patterned paper,punches/dies,flowers)
Crimbo Crackers - Sparkle

Thanks for stopping by today!


Saturday, 12 November 2011

CES DT Card - Roses & Ribbons!

Are you counting down the days till christmas? I should be as I,ve only made 1 or 2 cards and am so behind so couldnt resist using this gorgeous new stamp called "Christmas Bears Present" from LOTV to use for our new challenge this week over at the CES Challenge Blog.
Thankyou to all who entered last weeks challenge, so many gorgeous creations. Pop on over to the CES Challenge Blog and see if you are the winner or made the Top 3!
This week the lovely Julie has chosen the theme "Roses & Ribbons"
I have coloured with Spectrum Noir Pens and used Basic Grey Nordic Holidays Papers. Lots of Sparkle using Crystal Stickles and a Gold Viva Pearl Pen, then lots of pretty embellishments added. I'll be adding a sentiment to this card once I know who I'm sending it to.

Do check out what beautiful cards the rest of the DT have made and we'd love it if you'd join in this weeks challenge.

So heres a list of challenges I would like to enter my card into;
Wags n Whiskers - Christmas Themed
Christmas Stampin - Never Seen Ink (new)
Fairytale Challenge - Photo Inspiration
Simon Says - Photo Inspiration
PartyTime Tuesday - Bling It On
St Lukes Charity - Christmas Cards
CYDA - Embellishment Bingo (pearls,flowers,ribbon)
Totally Stampalicious - Anything Goes
Crafty Calendar - Winter Wardrobe
2 Sisters - Anything Goes
Stampavie & More - Anything Goes
Dream Valley - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss - Christmas Traditions
Crimbo Crackers - Make It Sparkle
Sweet Stampin - Gingham (ribbon)
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge - Whatever Lights Your Candle
Lothian Crafts - Christmas

Have a lovely weekend. Thanks for stopping by my blog today and a reminder I have

Saturday, 5 November 2011

CES DT Card & Challenges!

Hello Peeps, its 2 weeks since we last had our last challenge over at the CES Challenge Blog coz good old Emma and Partner Steve have just had a new addition. Welcome into the world Baby Olivia. So pleased for you both. So we move onto a new challenge from the lovely Caroline and she has chosen "Entertain Us" can be either Film or Song Inspired. I've gone with the Song "Your The Best" originally by Joe Esposito but I so prefer Smithys version he sang for Comic relief.
New stamp from Some Odd Girl coloured with Promarkers and Flexmarkers. Papers MME Blush, Various MS Punches. Flowers all from Crafty Emma's Store along with card blank and the Promarkers.
Well I do hope my mojo is on the up after making this card. Been pretty full on here last few weeks but looks like I'm getting back into the swing of crafting again and cant wait to make a start on another card.

Heres a few challenges;
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes
Truly Scrumptious - Bingo (gems,flowers,punches/dies)
Create Me Pink - Flowers
Southern Girls - Inspired By a Song
Lollipop Crafts - Anything Goes
Stampavie & More - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Crafty Cardmakers - Colour Combo (15)
Dream Valley - Anything Goes
Come & Get It - Anything Goes


Thursday, 3 November 2011



A long time since I posted a candy so here are my offerings. I've had so many hits and thankyou for visiting and commenting. Crafting would be so boring if my creations weren't shared amongst friends
All I ask is that you post about my candy on your blog with a link back to here.
Only one entry please but anyone welcome to enter including international.
Just leave a message in the comment box

Basic Grey Out Of Print Paper Pad
Wild Orchid Flowers
Spectrum Noir Skin Tone Pens
Bildmalarna Rubber Stamp
LOTV Rubber Stamp
Wild Rose Studio Rubber Stamp

Candy will close at the end of  TUESDAY 6TH DECEMBER and I will announce the winner using Random Generator

Good Luck!


My Exciting News - Can you Guess???

I've been chosen to be part if the Dream Valley DT, so thanks to Melly and the girls.
Back tomorrow with a card for a new LOTV Challenge!

Off to do some colouring while my mojo is on a high..



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have been making handmade cards for a few years. Enjoy all the new stash that comes on the market and alot end up at my place!!!!!