Sunday, 29 April 2012

Petunia Parade from Bearlymine Designs

Another fabulous preview from Bearlymine Designs
Petunia Parade
Absolutely gorgeous Ladies dont miss it!!
will be available
May 4th
Not forgetting 
Rose's Dream
thats double the deliciousness  2 new digikits available on the same day!!

Some Fabby news from Bearlymine Designs

Another Brand New Digi Kit  from Bearlymine Designs
 'Rose's Dream'
 (more like Laney's dream it's delicious)
will be available May 4th from 
ladies its gorgeous,I  know I am going to use this one a LOT!! same fabulous quality and design  from the amazing Donna..she knows just what we crafters like!!
dont forget now May 4th!!

New Challenge at 'That Craft Place'

Wow! Loved all those shaped cards the last challenge well done everyone!
This week we have the lovely Erin hosting at That Craft Place and the theme is


I have used a stamp from Papermania Nostalgia range available from (Lisa stocks a wide range of popular stamps definitely worth a look), loved him and so cute with his little dog, coloured with promarkers DP are from Bearlymine Designs Designer extreme, added a yellow ribbon and a border die cut from CheeryLyn ..these dies are fabulous! treated myself to a couple from the Simply Yours craft fair last week
we have a fabulous sponsor 
Crafters Companion
 £10 voucher
Just a reminder That Craft Place is now on Facebook!!
pop along and say hello and keep up to date with the shop news
Please pop over to That Craft Place challenge and see  what my lovely talented teamies have made

Wednesday, 25 April 2012

A New Challenge at Diva's

A brand new challenge at Diva's by Design this week and Team C's turn to inspire you
I have made an easel card and I have used 'Cuddle Cloud Baby' by Meljens Designs coloured with promarkers and cut out using nestabilities circle die, DP from Pink Petticoat, gingham ribbon and bows, Lace, a CheeryLynn border diecut finishing off with an assortment of buttons.
also made the same card but in pink thought I would show you that one too

We have the fabulous 

Meljens Designs sponsoring the challenge this week, I hope you can come and join in
please pop in to see the fabulous inspiration made by my teamies
I am entering my card into the following challenges

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Look at this Preview! from Bearlymine Designs

Sorry my friends for being AWOL of late been so busy with projects for a craft fair should be back to full steam next week..Just had to pop in and let you all know the wonderful Donna from Bearlymine Designs has been busy designing this fabulous new collection of Patchwork Party Designs...I have seen them all and they are deliciously versatile and cant wait to get to use them, for more details pop on over to on Friday.
We also have a brand new challenge today too BABY DAYS would love to have you join in ..the DT have been busy making you some wonderful Inspiration..go take a look at their beautiful work!

More News
We now have Facebook, where we can chat see whats going on in the shop and the challenge can now enter our challenges even if you dont have a blog
Would love to have you join us
Erin has been working hard behind the scenes to set this up and have to say she has done a wonderful job

Lastly but not least
oh I had a great weekend visited  a craft show Sincerely Yours at Gateshead Stadium and had the great pleasure to meet the fabulous Mike and Ian from Kraftyhands (what great guys)
They have lots of ideas for the Kraftyhand blog assisted by the lovely Linda Simpson who also has some fabulous things in store for the rest of the design team please watch this space!!
I cant wait!!
well thats it for now will be back tomorrow with a card

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

New Challenge at Bearlymine Designs

A fabulous new challenge at Bearlymine Designs
I have used DP from bearlymine designs, cheery days collection and mini dots collection available from the store here, My image is from kennyK downloads and she is 'Movie Star' coloured with promarkers and cut out using GoKreate dies.  my stars are embossed using the cuttlebug, added some lovely pink trim, card candy and the sentiment is done on the PC.
We have the fabulous

sponsoring us this week so hope you can come and join us.
Why not pop over to Bearlymine Designs to see what my lovely teamies have made.
I am entering this card into the following challenges

Sunday, 15 April 2012

Shape up at That Craft Place

 We have another fun challenge for this week at 
Shape up! make a card anything but square or rectangle
I have used my GoKreate Dies to make my shaped easel card, DP from Pink Petticoat, a KennyK image 'Devilish Donna' available in Digi and now rubber  from That Craft Place shop, coloured with promarkers ,added a bow, punched flowers, card candy and a sentiment
how easy is that cant wait to see all your wonderful creations
We have a fab new sponsor too
Crafters Companion

I do hope you can pop over to to see the lovely cards made by my teamies and hopefully join in the fun  and if you need some crafty stuff why not pop in to and check it out wont be disappointed!
I am entering my card into the following challenges 1,2,3 1 image,2 papers, 3 flowers extra 3 pearls use digital..... image and papers recipe 1 image 2 papers 3 embellishments (flowers)

Tuesday, 10 April 2012

Tootie Fruitie at Bearlymine

Just popping in to let you know its a 'tootie fruitie' challenge at
fabulous Dt cards from Team B for your inspiration, please pop over and join in the fun!!
we have a fabulous sponsor too


Thursday, 5 April 2012

Charisma 13 Chipboard/stickers

I have some news for you before I get to my card for this weeks challenge
I am so sad to say this will be my last card for Charisma, I find that I have to step down due to other commitments, I'd like to thank Carly and Gemma for having me on their team, this would have been my second term  and I've had a great time, their design team is so very talented ( sometimes I wondered how I got there!)
so A Big Thank you to Carly, Gem and the girls its been a pleasure!

Now on to this weeks Challenge at Charisma the theme is
chosen by Lisa
I have used a sentiment sticker on Distressed card as my main image,DP from bearlymine designs
designer extreme,added the same papers inside and a die cut also distressed, Finishing with a broad gold ribbon and flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
we are being sponsored this week by
Simon says stamp 

Pink cat studio

I do hope you can come and play and have time to visit Charisma to see the fabulous cards the girls have made
I am entering this card into the following challenges goes on the sentiment anything goes for girls

Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Diva's.. Anything goes and our 1st Birthday Blog hop time!!!

Happy Birthday to Diva's by Design!!
  Yea!! its been one whole year!!
and what a fabulous first year Congratulations Rebekah and Jo!!
we're celebrating with a First Birthday blog hop!!
Firstly our challenge......
Anything Goes
just as it says ladies and gents!!anything goes
so thought I'd make an easel card
I have used 'Heidi hot rod' from Kenny K  coloured with promarkers the second image flipped to make her opposite, DP from Bearlymine Designs
designer extreme cd, added a stamped sentiment, some card candy, couple of flourishes and some black ribbon too, this card will be for my eldest son whose birthday is next month .
Challenge prize is a fabulous Goody bag from Mulberry Crafts!!

Now the bloghop!!
Our sponsors for the hop are
 Kenny K, 

Tickled pink,
 Crafty Emmas,
Delicious doodles, 
Digi garden 
 Pink Gems designs
so hoping you'll hop along with us..there will be seven winners on the hop
starting  from the challenge blog
                       Laney  (you are here)
Please remember to leave a comment on the challenge blog and comment on each of the Dt blogs to be eligible for a prize or we wont know you have been playing along
you should visit Wendy next
Happy Hopping!!
I am entering my card into the following challenges

Tuesday, 3 April 2012

Patchwork Design #29 At Bearlymine Challenge

We have another fun challenge for you all this week at bearlymine Challenges
Patchwork Design
I have used Dp from Bearlymine Designs Designer extreme..... love these patchwork papers which come in a variety of colours, My fab image is from FSS and its 'Emma with a sign' I have used my promarkers to colour her up and then my gokreate dies to cut and layer her too,added some ribbon, flowers and the sentiment is from FSS also.
We are being sponsored this week by
 who is giving the lucky winner a $20 gift certificate
I do hope you can pop over to the challenge blog to see what the rest of the DT have created
I'm entering this card into the following challenges

Sunday, 1 April 2012

April challenge at Bling it On

A brand new challenge at and the theme is 
I have used another stamp I got last week at the car booty so have no idea of the maker ..sorry
this must be the first time I've stamped and not coloured just left it the way it was except for cutting it up, it was a panel stamp, so I just cut it it and layered it, DP is from Pink Petticoat and corners cut with the expression.
I hope can come join us at Bling it On this month need some inspiration then pop over and see the lovey creations made by my teamies

Ch#8 Its all about Spring at That Craft Place

Its been a busy 4 weeks for Lisa getting the new shop ready and she has worked so hard and has it full up with the must have crafty goodies, why not pop over and take a look That craft Place shop.
Now its time for a brand new challenge over at ThatCraftplace and Its our fabulous Lisa hosting this time, her chosen theme is
Its All about Spring

My stamp is Nostalgia  from Papermania and is available from That craft Place shop, I have coloured her using promarkers, DP from Bearlymine Designs Designer extreme, finishing off with the ribbon and some pearls. Would love for you to come and join us, why not pop over to ThatCraftplace and see the inspiration from the rest of the DT girls.
Dont forget this challenge is now every 2 weeks
I'll be entering this card into the following challenges