Wednesday, 26 December 2012

Emboss it!

Morning all hope you all had a great day yesterday,and all got what you wanted from Santa.
Over at the Creative Moments we have a new challenge for you 
Emboss it/ Anthing goes
We have to sponsors this fortnight
Doodle garden
CDee Design
I have used a very cute winter bird from Doodle garden.

Digi stamp winter bird from doodle garden
Cuttlebug embossing folder snowflakes
Spellbinders die
Card candy
Liquid pearls

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

Monday, 24 December 2012

Happy Christmas

Happy Christmas one and all Hope you all have a lovely day tomorrow.
Today's post is a quick one for Cutie pies.Its a thank you card for my daughter to give her uncle & aunt who she is spending the tomorrow before her flight to Hong Kong on boxing day. 

Free digi stamp from sliekje.blogspot
Sellbinders dies
Cheery Lynn holly die
Boffle papers.

Tuesday, 18 December 2012

No more Christmas cards

Hi everyone sorry I am later again can't seem to get anything done on time at the moment not to sure where the time has gone just seem to be running round like a headless chicken.Trying to get ready for Christmas and then going away on the 27th Dec for 2 weeks.So anyway here is my card for crafty bloggers network.

Image Sassy Studio
Backing paper DCWV the Christmas glitter stack
Memory box buckle die
spellbinders dies  
Ribbon,candy and gems

Have entered this card in the following challenges

Thursday, 13 December 2012

Ebany post-it note pad and Krakow

Morning all sorry this is late should have been up yesterday,but I got home a little later than I through Have been away with Kevin for a few days.We went to Krakow Poland had a wonderful time at the Christmas markets,and walking round a very beautiful city,was a little cold when we got of the plane on Saturday it was -14 +wind chill did warm up a bit top temp was -4 + wind chill.

Today's Creative Moments DT  project is a post-it pad.

Anything Goes/Anything But A Card

Our Sponsors for this fortnight are

A & T Digital Designs

Anita is offering 3 Digis for the Winner

Tsunami Rose Designs

TBA with Daisy


Digi Stamp A & T Digital Designs called Ebany
Liquid Pearls
Memento Ink Desert Sand
Spellbinders dies
Papers Dream Street Papers Quilted Garden
Cheery Lynn flower & leave dies.

Have entered this project in the following challenges.

karens doodles Make a gift for your neighbour 
love to create Anything goes
stamps fun-creativity. No Christmas cards
stamptacular sunday anything but a card

Tuesday, 4 December 2012

Sexy- Santa

Hi hope you are all keeping warm, it is very cold and bright, but the snow has gone I am please to say.
This post should have gone up yesterday but I forgot sorry.Its my DT card for the crafty bloggers network this month theme is anything goes.
Our challenge for this month is sponsored by Sassy Studio Designs who are offering
FOUR fantastic images of the Winner's choosing

sassy studio designs sexy-santa
Card candi
Docrafts A winters tale

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
crafty sentiments snowman or ladies
promarker challenge include the word happy
critter challenge anything chritmas
lexis creations. Christmas
dustin and green

Monday, 3 December 2012

Flower power

Morning all woke up this morning to find a covering of snow oh joy!
Today's card is my midway reminder for this fortnights cutie pie challenge , we are been  sponsored by pink gem designs our theme is Use a Doily.


Pink Gem Designs Digi Stamp Flower Power Emma
Doily Die Cheery Lynn
Paper's and message Docrafts 
Liquid Pearls

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
the pink elephant challenge Make it girly
joanna sheen challenge Anything goes but no christmas
paper take weekly. anything goes
lady annes challenges. anything goes

Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Creative Moments 1st DT card

Morning all it's stop raining at last,hoe you are all drying out where ever you are.
Now on to some great new last week I got a email form Abbie at creative moments asking me if I would like to join there DT of course I said yes and here is my 1st DT card for them.This fortnight week are sponsored by  CDee Designs the theme is Buttons & Bows

Digi stamp fro CD designs
Papers Fancy Pants
Spellbinders dies
Cheery Lynn corner die
Britannica dies  Happy Birthday
Buttons Fancy Pants

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

mim challege blog. buttons & bows

Monday, 26 November 2012

Berry Christmas!

Will it ever stop raining I am so glad I live on high ground,I live about half a mile from the river wear at Cheater-Le-Street which looks like it will burst its banks again, Chester-le-Street has flooded 3 times so far this year.
On a lighter note I just love this Digi Stamp from Wee Designs it's called Berry she is just so sweet,have made this for crafty bloggers network Inspiration Monday our challenge is month is anything Christmas.

Digi Stamp Berry
Micro Beads
Cuttlebug snowflake die
Snowflake punch
Paper's form a craft fair
Glossy accents

I have entered the following challenges with this card.

crafty hazelnuts christmas For someone special 
paper creators crafts. All about christmas
send a smile 4 kids anything goes for kids

Friday, 23 November 2012

Pink Christmas

Hi everyone one there in blogland just a quick post from me today trying to a few last minute card made for the craft fair on Saturday,think I might need my thermal kickers no for this one.
Today card is a non traditional Christmas card,I have used a old  but still love lotv stamp.  

LOTV stamp
Spellbinders die
Snowflake punch
Cheery Lynn flower die
Left over card stock.

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
deep ocean Pastel colours
high hopes stamps Non traditional christmas colours 

Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Wishing you the joys of Christmas

Morning all from a very dark and wet Durham,I spent yesterday in my craft room nursing a cold I now have the cough to go with it hope I can shake it of by the weekend as I have a craft fair which is under cover but still outdoor,hope the weather brightens  up to don't want to much do I.
Today's card is a nice simple layout have just used to colours Cream and Gold and a very old cuttlebug folder which has long been discontinued hope you like it.

Stamp is by Chocolate Baroque Stamps
Cuttlebug embossing folder
Cream & Gold card stock
Gold ink

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Christmas gifts for my sister-in-law

Morning all hoe you are all fit and well out there in blogland,I have got the 1st winter cold hope it will be the only one,so I think I will take my box of tissue to my craft room and keep out of everyone way oh I forgot there is no one here today,never mind great excuse  .
Anyway here is today's project this is a small gift for my sister-in-law Svetlana she like candles so as a little extra gift I have got her a oil burner but did not no what to do with the wax cake,so I made a box to put them in and then decorated the match box to go with them.

Cream card stock
Sellbinders dies
Marianne dies
Memento ink olive green & rhubarb stalk
Liquid pearls

Have entered this project in the following challenges.
paper pretties blog.  Anything goes
tuesday alchemy. anything but a card
pin and tack anything goes

Monday, 19 November 2012

Cream & Brown Christmas

Morning all form a wet and windy north east, Had a lovely weekend with my parents don't get to see them that often as they live in Kent.Any way back to normal today with something a bit different the Challenge this fortnight over at cutie pie is Cream and Brown Christmas, the sponsor for this challenge is .floppy latte designs.

Floppy Latte digi image
Memento ink Desert sand
Liquid pearls Bisque
Glossy accents
Tim Holtz pine wheel die
Spellbinders die

Have enter this card in the following challenge.
the crafty pad. Christmas
paper creators crafts. Anything Christmas
die kreativen stempelfreunde favourite colours
hookedoncraftchallenges. no red or green christmas
totally stampalicious Non-traditional colours

Friday, 16 November 2012

Double pocket Christmas card for Kelly & Arya

I am sooo exited we have just book our flight to Hong Kong we are going for Kevin birthday the BIG 50 and Arya's not so big 29th Birthdays in early January, can't wait to see them i know we see them every day on skpe it's not quite the same.
Anyway this is the Christmas card I have made them its a double pocket card in side I have put  3 family recipe my grandmas Christmas pudding recipe,dad's chestnut stuffing and my Tiramisu  it would not be Christmas with out them.
I found this very cute stamp at Little Claire, Kelly & Arya have a scotty called Orla and  westie called Beatrix so this was a must have stamp.
You can fined a Tutorial for this card HERE


12" x 12" card stock
Little Claire's stamp 
 Papers,ribbon bow Boffle Christmas range
Craft artist for message and recipe cards

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

jingle belles rock Christmas Feast
jelly park challenges I'm Hungry 
milk coffee challenge. more than one fold
creative moments more than one fold
canyoudigiit Animals

Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Christmas card for kirsty

Evening all,Had a lovely day today making Christmas cards with friends,  I have made this one for my daughter Kirsty,
Just love this wee digi stamp Heidi

Paper Trimcraft
Digi stamp wee stamps
Memory box die
Liquid pearls
Have entered this card in the following challenges.
crafts and me challenges Untraditional Christmas Colours
hooked on craft challenges Christmas no reds or greens

Monday, 12 November 2012

It's Monday again!

We have had some very good new's this week My daughter Kirsty has got her 1st nursing job she will be work on the children  oncology ward at the RVI in Newcastle, we are very proud of her. 

I cant believe  its Monday again so here is my DT card for crafty bloggers network  this month challenge is anything Christmas.

Chocolate Baroque Stamps
Cream & Gold card
Embossing folder Tied Together
Liquid pearls Bisque
Memento Ink Rhubarb Stalk
Message Stamp

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
sir stampa lot challenge Traditional Christmas
atcs with attitude  add a sentiment /anything goes
stampsfun-creativity anything goes