Thursday, 31 January 2013

Forever Friends 50th

Hope you are all ok out there in blog and and not getting blown away it is soooo windy here in Durham, the poor old trees in the garden are swaying all over the places.
 I was asked to make 6 cards for a couple of Ladies in the village of course they all wanted the for this weekend so have been looked in my craftroom all week as I also had 3 DT cards to get done should have them done by tomorrow I hope.So anyway this is the 1st one a 50th  Daughter card brief was forever friends as this was what she liked when she was child. 

Forever Friends from Docrafts Digital designer
Cheery Lynn's corner die
Martha Stewart border punch
Papers Pink capsule collection from papermaina

Have enter this card in the following challenges.
anything challenge  Monochrome 
forever friends Lace or ribbon

Monday, 28 January 2013

Rock - a -bye Pea

Today's card is my midway card for cutie pie challenge This fortnight the theme is 3 textures I went with Embossed card, ribbon & button.
Our sponsor's this time are the wonderful just some lines and  pretty little ribbon shop.
I pick the very sweet image Rock-a-bye pea  image.But it was as very hard choice as there are so many fab designs to pick from.

Just some lies digi stamp
Spellbinder dies

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges.
2 sisters challenge It's a Boy /It's a Girl
crafty catz weekly challenge Cute as a button

Saturday, 26 January 2013

Ooh Knickers!

Something a bit different for you all today,  I had taken one round to make at my local craft club that I to go on a Thursday they liked them so much that I came way with orders for 3 more.
Have add a couple of pic take this morning of the snow from my craft room window.
Keep warm and take care.

Cream card
Peel offs
Paper Southfields Ooh shoes & Nitwits

I would like to enter these cards in the following challenges.

atcs with attitude. Ribbon & Lace
simply create too Anything goes
deep ocean challenge Anything but square
shopping our stash. Old ribbon (black lace is from my grandmas old sew box.)

Wednesday, 23 January 2013

Thinking of you

Morning all hope you are all ok,we still have snow here it snow hard again for most of yesterday think I have had enough snow for this year now,but the forecast is for more on Friday & Saturday we will just have to see.But on a good note it's Wednesday so that means craft club will show you what we get up to tomorrow.It's also the start of a new challenge at the creative moments bloggers network.  this time we want to see your 
Neutral Colours. 
Our sponsor this fortnight are
Floppy Latte.


Floppy Latte Digi image Delayed Delivery 
Spellbinders Dies
Cheery Lynn Flower and Leave Die
Liquid Pearls
Sentiment Stamp Papermania

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges.
i love promarkers Anything goes
Whoopis daisy Use a digi

Tuesday, 22 January 2013

Ribbon Wreath

I through I would try some thing a bit different for this card I saw, Wendy (Spanish Crafter) had made a card using this technique, So here is what I came up with I am very please with the out come. Just a quick post this morning as I am busy watching the tennis.


White card
6x6 embossing folder
Cheery Lynn Corner Die
Message stamp papermania

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

abc challenges Happy Birthday
card mania challenges Oh so girly
digi darlas. Feeling sentimental

Monday, 21 January 2013

Skater Boy

Well its still snowing in Durham, but its only the wet horrible stuff not the nice snow we had last week.
This is my 2nd post of the day you can tell the weather's bad,with all the card I am posting at the moment.
This one is from a old pick gem stamp don't think you can get this one any more but I just love Josh and his cute little pup.


Stamp from Pink Gem
Embossing folder from cuttlebug
Papers Fancy Pants
Boffle buttons 
Spellbinders dies
I would like to enter this card in the following challenges
pink gem challenge Emboss it

Cute Westie Calender

Morning all from yet another very snowy day in Durham don't think I will be going very far this week so that means more time in my craft room so it dose have some up side.
Its Monday so that means it another inspiration Monday over at 
Crafty Bloggers Network the theme this month is Say it with Flowers,this is what I came up with.You can get the template for Calender at card-making-downloads 

Flowers from Mulberry crafts
Cube Calender template from Card makers download
Papers Fancypants
Stamp Little Claire's

I would like to enter this project in to the following challenges.
allsorts challenge Flower power
crafty catz weekly Anything but a card
frosted designs Give a gift

Sunday, 20 January 2013

GDT Here come the boys

This is my 1st card as a GDT for Here come the boys I don't make to many male cards so am looking forward to make a few more, the challenge this time around is Bingo Board  and you have a 
nice selection of lines to choose from
1. Any Line - Across 
2. Any Line - Down
3. Any Diagonal line 
4. Four Corners
The choice is completely up to you!
I went for Patterned paper,Distressing and Image. 


Stamp from Pink Gems

Papers from Dovecraft
Spellbinders Dies
Card Candy
Glossy Accents
Wobble Eyes

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
i love promarkers. Layer it up
challenges 4 everybody. Anything goes

Saturday, 19 January 2013

Emily snowy day

This is a copy of the post I did earlier but have some how deleted. so here we go again.
If you read this earlier then i am sorry, Its is snowing up here in Durham so I through this was a good card for today. I have used a Free stamp from Digi garden hope you like it.

White card
papers from papermaina
Micro  Beads
Spellbinders dies
6x6 embossing folder
Liquid Pearls
Dovecraft punch
I have entered this card in the following challenges.

holly jolly christmas Sketch me this
digi haven. Winter /Snow
just-hanna- stamps Snowflakes
milk coffee challenge. Snowflakes and glitter
christmas at sweet stampin cold and frosty

Friday, 18 January 2013

White on white card for a snowy day.

Afternoon all hope you are all warm and well on this snowy day.I got the idea for today's card from the snowy weather we are having at the moment and went for white on white with a little bit of red to give it a little lift.. 


White card
Embossing die was a free with a magazine
Cuttlebug large snowflake die
Marianne ribbon die, small bird die round lace die.

Have entered the following challenges with this card. 

C.R.A.F.T Christmas in January
its all about the vintage winter feeling
the sister hood of crafters. Baby it's cold outside!
paper take weekly  Baby it's cold outside!
chocolate coffee cards for the birds
crimbo-crackers. white on white

Wednesday, 16 January 2013

To my Valentine

Very quick post this morning as I can't see the computer screen as the sun is so bright on the snow outside I can't see a thing.I am not complaining it a beautiful day here in Durham.

Digi stamp from Docrafts country companion dvd
Backing papers Docrafts with love set
Flowers Mulberry crafts 
Glossy Accents
Liquid pearls.
Have entered  this card in the following challenges.

Tuesday, 15 January 2013

Never to old for cupcakes!

Hi hope you don't have to much snow we have a couple if inches in Durham and it is snow a little now, It dose look very pretty from my craft room window I look out over open fields. 
Today's card is a very cute LOTV stamp I brought a few months ago when I went to there shop you must go if to have not been before it fab.
Don't forget to check out my 2nd birthday blog candy.

LOTV stamp never to old for cupcakes
Spellbinders Dies
Glitter Glue
Back in papers by Lucy Cromwell

I have popped this card in the following challenges.

tsunami rose designs. anything goes
cards and more Use a die
sweet stamps blog. anything goes
scrap bitz copics. use pastel colours

Monday, 14 January 2013

Puppy in a pocket

Hope you did not get to much snow last night we got a bit but its not to bad.
Today's card is my midway card for cutie pie challenge we have a lovely sketch from Woo to work with and some great digi image I picked this very cute puppy in a pocket.
We have 2 fab sponsors this time round Birdie Brown & Mulberry crafts.

Digi stamp from Birdie Brown
Flowers Mulberry Crafts
Ribbon Mulberry crafts
Backing papers Fancy Pants
Liquid Pearls

Have entered this card in the following challenges

come and get it challenges. Tie a ribbon round it

Sunday, 13 January 2013

Arya & Daniel Birthday Cards

Afternoon all I have two male cards for you today made from a template from scrappy cath The 1st card was for my friends son who had a James Bond theme for is 18th birthday, the 2nd was for my son-in-law who had his birthday while we where with him in Hong Kong.

Red , Purple, Grey, White & Black card
Template from scrappy cath.
Liquid Pearls
I have entered the cards in the following challenges.

2 sisters challenge Celebrations
avenue613.blogspot Anything goes
challenges 4 every body Anything goes
dream valley challenges. Anything goes

Friday, 11 January 2013

Happy New Year and Sorry!

Hi Everyone Happy New year to you all hope you are all fit and well. Sorry this post is so late it was due to go live on Monday but I forgot to set it before I went away Any way I am home now a bit tied from the 13 hour flight from Hong Kong. We had a fab time with My daughter and son-in-law.
Better late than never her is my first crafty bloggers network DT  card for 2013.
The theme this month is say it with flowers

Our challenge for this month is sponsored by  Mulberry Crafts who are offering
A Large bag of Goodies.
see crafty bloggers network for more details

Flowers from Mulberry crafts
Stamp LOTV
Spellbinders Dies
Backing Papers Summer breeze by First Edition.
Have entered this card in the following challenges
charisma cardz Happy Birthday
forever friends Birthday