Friday 30 November 2012

Jingle all the Way ...

Loving the new release of Tildas and this one has to be my favourite of them all!
Yey and another Christmas card, slowly but surely.

I have used -
Papers, sentiment, ribbon, button, pearls, trees, leavesbells, berries all
finished off with some distressing and my usual hand stitching.

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
LEJ Designs - Fav Tech (Stamping) (I won)!

Thank you for popping by my blog today and I love all your 
comments too.
Take care, love x

Sunday 25 November 2012

Congratulations ...

Today we have a new challenge on the 
and it is nice and easy and is titled 
'Anything Goes excluding Christmas'
so anything you want but NO Christmas cards!
If you have been very good and finished all your Christmas cards I expect you will
be glad of the break but if like me you are still working on the Christmas cards, help!!!

As always there is a £ 15 voucher up for grabs for one lucky winner,
the design team choose the Top 3 and also a Guest Designer too!
On top of that we have weekly blog candy and also we have talent
spots on a daily basis at 9 am.

A very simple but gorgeous card from me today using the irresistable 
House Mouse Project Book Volume One
a little bit of bakers twine, a rub on sentiment and to finish a little star!

Off you go and craft and be sure you enter to be in with a chance.

Take care, love x

Tuesday 20 November 2012

Snowflakes are Winter's Kisses ...

Today is the start of a new challenge over at 
and I found this a difficult one, we want to see
colouring with your Letraset products of course onto
'Kraft' card!

The photo of mine doesn't do it any justice I will try and get another pic
to prove it.  The design team have some fabulous inspiration to help you 
along your way HERE

This challenge is sponsored by the lovely
and the prize is a £10 gift voucher!

Why not come and join in and if you haven't tried this before
now is the time!

I have used Kraft (obviously), snowflakes, sentiment, charm, ribbon,
flowers, stamens, pin, button, bell, embossing folder, papers & pearls.

Take care, love x

Friday 16 November 2012

Christmas Wishes ...

Back on track a Christmas card today, yey!
An old Tilda but she is just a delight to colour.
Created a scene with the trees and plenty of snow.

I have used free Nitwit papers, ribbon, stamenscheesecloth, sentiment, dies 
puff paint, snow & pearls.
Plenty of hand stitching for a change too!

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges -

I Love Promarkers - Christmas Trees (I won Top 3)!
My Mums Craft Shop - Winter Wonderland (I won Top 3)!

Thank you for your visit today
Love x

Wednesday 14 November 2012

Sew Very Much ...

No Christmas card today, naughty naughty but I am getting there.
No colouring either just this clean and simple thank you card.

I have used dies, free vintage papers, sentiment, needle
Ribbon, lace, buttons & pins from my stash.

Just a quick post today for me, lots to do sadly not crafting.
Take care, thank you for visiting my blog today and enjoy the rest of the day.

Friday 9 November 2012

Winter Wishes ...

I am on a roll, another Christmas card yey, still many more to go but every little counts!
I fell in love with this image instantly, just beautiful.

I have used -
Papers, flowers, more flowers, stamenssnow, cage die, buttons, ribbon, 
sentiment was a Polka Doodles freebie many moons ago & bell.
All completely hand stitched with love.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, looking forward to a crafty weekend!

Take care, love x

Tuesday 6 November 2012

In the Garden ...

Today is the start of the 
which I have chosen and it is titled
'In the Garden'
so I would like to see things you will find in the garden!

I have used this gorgeous stamp from House Mouse
which is called 'From the Gang'.  Isn't it the most adorable image?
I have decoupaged it for extra pop.  I have used
Kraft card, Co-ordinations, embossing folder, string, brads and
feathers.  The sentiment is CG and a play on words.

Todays challenge is sponsored by

The lucky winner picked at random will
win a collectors set of Promarkers, so what are you waiting for?

Thank you for visiting my blog today
Take care, love

Friday 2 November 2012

Warmest, Winter, Wishes ...

Another Christmas card off the list today and I have been playing with one of the Gorjuss girls for this one.
Still adore that Tim Holtz Pine Cone die this year, I think it is one of my favourite dies of all time!
I have also used charm, ribbon, bells, sentiment, papers, snow, tree, sparkles.  
Completely hand stitched as always.

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
The Crafty Pad - Christmas is Coming (I won Top 5)!

Thank you for visiting my blog today and I hope you have a lovely crafting weekend.

Love x