Monday, 30 December 2013

My Fav 5 Creations of 2013

Phew that wasnt easy!!
While I'm here I would like to wish all my friends and followers
A Happy New Year!!
I wont be around for a few weeks  going to find me some sunshine lol!!
see you all when I get back

Wednesday, 25 December 2013

To all my friends and followers in blogland
I hope you all have had a Wonderful day

Sunday, 22 December 2013

My Very Last Christmas card

Phew!! finally... my very last Christmas card of 2013..definitely starting earlier next year!!..not sure what I think of this one...mmmm... I have used my cricut and also spellbinders, left over paper from Bearlymine design project was in my bit box, music sheet, Martha stewart punch , lace ribbons,cheery lynn die-cut corners, WOC it is a mixture of allsorts.
I know we will all be busy over the next few days so will take this opportunity  to wish you all
I am entering this card into the following challenges

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

Anything Goes at Bearlymine Designs

 We have a super new challenge for you at Bearlymine Challenges its
and its running until 
7th January!!

I have used  Winter fairy  Talva from Mo's digital Pencil coloured with promarkers and glittered, DP from Bearlymine Designs Winter Swirl collection available from here on both my card and gift box, I also used my spellbinders dies, added lace and ribbon too.
We have 5 fabulous sponsors
 Fred She Said - $20 Gift Certificate

Bunny Zoe's - £10 Gift Voucher

Alota Rubber Stamps - $15 Gift Certificate

Merly Impressions - £15 Gift Voucher

Bearly Mine Designs - £15 Gift Voucher
I'm sure you would love to win one of these fab prizes!! and you also have the extra time to enter too!!
why not pop on over to to see what my lovely teamies have made.

Saturday, 14 December 2013

GDT for Sugarcreek Hollow

 I was delighted to be chosen as Guest Designer by the Sugarcreek Hollow ladies ad the theme for the challenge this time is    
                                                          Recycling & Repurposing

we want people to make vintage or shabby chic projects with recycled elements or take something and use it for a totally different purpose.
I have used a vintage Santa, DP from Bearlymine designs for my background and have made use of the left overs to make my ponsiettias, I have also used some hessian from an old chestnut has been washed LOL!! finished off with a little tag and some gold netting ribbon, as you can see I have also used my nesties to create the fancy edge of my card.
as my mum often says waste not want not..
now lets see what you can use !!
I am adding this card into the following challenges

Saturday, 7 December 2013

Its anything goes at Kraftyhands



and this month I have used
Beautiful Baroque CD 
I have added the feather, flowers and ribbon along with a glittery border
.......job done!!
 The challenge ends at 12 noon on the 27th December and we'll be taking a short break over the new year into January
Cant wait to see all your wonderful creations and if you pop on over to
You can see what my very talented teamies have made

Tuesday, 3 December 2013

A little bit glitz at xmas

 Another Christmas card and a good time to use up all that glitter card I have in my stash, sentiment I did on the PC, I have also used my spellbinders dies and some scrumptious what colour next!!
I am adding this card into the following challenges anything goes with a bow use glitter it up white-text-glitter with a bow non traditional xmas colours another day goes traditional xmas colours

Christmas Sentiment at Bearlymine Challenge

Another fab challenge from Bearlymine Challenges and this week is
use a
 Christmas Sentiment
I have used my Spellbinders dies and a sentiment stamp I have had for years, DP from Bearlymine Designs
Designer Extreme 3 cd, die cut Ponsiettia's also by spellbinders with a little added pearl.
We have 3 fabulous sponsors this week too

Little Miss Muffet Stamps - 3 Digi's of the Winner's Choice

My Mum's Craft Shop - £10 Gift Voucher

Bearly Mine Designs - £10 Gift Voucher
I hope you can play along with us  and if you have time would love you to go see what my fabulous teamies have made
I am entering this card into the following challenges

Sunday, 24 November 2013

Kraftyhands did it again!!

Yes another great cd from Kraftyhands

It's the official launch of the Vintage Transport CD tomorrow at 3pm on Create & Craft.
Here are some samples....... to see more watch the show see the guys in action!

I'll be watching and taping the show!

Tuesday, 19 November 2013

New Challenge at Bearlymine

Good Morning must apologise for my post being late this morning......blogger wasnt playing nice today
Its time for a new challenge at Bearlymine Challenges

 Christmas Traditional Colors (Red Greenusing Die cuts

I have used Kenny K images and papers from Bearlymine Designs christmas Traditions and  Xmas Delight collections available from here I have used my spellbinders dies along with a joy die
We have 2 fabulous sponsors this week too
 I know you will just love to play along
, Marianne Designs

LOTV - £10 Gift Voucher

If you have time please pop on over to 
to see what the rest of the DT have created
I am adding these to the following challenges

Sunday, 17 November 2013

A little Art Deco

Just wanted to pop in and share my latest 2 makes they are for a craft fair I will be attending next week, I have used Debbie Moore's Art Deco Paris cd  and as you can see I have glitz them up added a feather and a pin just need the sentiment to go on now. The DP I have had for about 2 years so thought its about time I used them they could possibly be Kanban but not sure now.

Monday, 11 November 2013

DL Wedding Card

Wanted to share this wedding card that I made for my daughters best friend, I have used white and cream card stock, Marrianne corners ,lace, WOC flowers with a little glittery frosting on, ribbon , die cut leaves and some crystal bling..all presented in a co-ordinating box.
I am adding this card into the following challenges goes ribbon and lace

Back from the NEC

Phew!!! what a fabulous weekend great company great hotel and some scrumptious goodies what more can a girl want!! sharing some photos today ..there will be more to come.
Firstly I have to share this fabulous exhibit which greeted us at the door of the Hobby Craft Show
How amazing is this !! made entirely from paper
a closer look without the posing woman LOL!!

 And 2 of my favourite guys
Mike and Ian from Kraftyhands and oh my were they on form LOL!!
A laugh a minute and so naughty!!! where do they get it from!!
" 2 genuinely nice guy's!!"
Meeting the lovely Linda Goble for the first time and what a fabulously talented lady she is too!
So pleased to meet you Linda.

Kath my lovely crafting buddy on the Kraftyhand stand
Thanks Kath I really enjoyed your company and we must do it again !! mmmm think we'll have to start saving again real soon

" happy shoppers spent up but still smiling!!"

I also had the pleasure of meeting fellow teamie Julie Woolston and Linda Simpson  very talented crafters and lovely to finally meet them both ......more photos coming soon

Tuesday, 5 November 2013

Anything Goes at Bearlymine Designs

Its a fab new challenge at the Bearlymine Challenge
and a nice easy one too!
I Have used a Mo Manning Fairy just love these little guys! coloured with promarkers and die cut using my grand nestabilities, DP from Bearlymine Designs Floral Fantasy Collection also cut using the borderbilities die as is my card stock ( love these hoping to get more at the NEC) finishing off with a couple of butterflies, a sprinkling of glitter, pearls and a lovely peach bow!

We have 2 fab sponsors this week

Crafty Sentiments - £10 Gift Voucher
 Meljen's - 4 Digi's of the Winner's Choice

Would love to see you joining us in this challenge and if you need a little inspiration why not pop on over to Bearlymine Challenge to see what the fabulous A team has created

I am entering this card into the following challenges anything goes with a handmade bow ..bow pearls and glitter

Saturday, 2 November 2013

Classic Christmas at Kraftyhands Challenge

 Its a new month and a new challenge over at Kraftyhands
(using Red, Gold, and Green)
and this month we are playing
Just For Fun!
I have used Kraftyhands Holly and Snowflake cd
I Chose the Green DP and the oval  pyramage which I have layered onto gold card,added a little glitter and a big red bow to finish off.
If you are looking for quality CD's then pop on over to Kraftyhands
where there is something for everybody!
I'd also like to mention Kraftyhands new CD
Vintage Transport
Launching on Create & Craft 19th November at 11am
Available to Pre-Order Now (shipping starts 18th November)
Pre-0rder Price £14.99+p&p (Create & Craft Price £16.99+p&p)
now why not come and join in with our fun challenge and pop on over to see the wonderful creations of my teamies