Friday, 22 June 2018


Morning friends, its another long weekend for me.....eee i have had a few lately, another next weekend too.  This i could get use to.

Today i am here again with this weeks DT card for CRAFTY CATZ, it's the usual theme of ANYTHING GOES but our optional theme is BEAUTIFUL BLOOMS.
This fits in nicely with the gorgeous images we received from our sponsor this week which is 


I love this colour on my card,, its one of my favourites at the moment i think!! Embossed background, mattered and layered pattern paper, I bought some new pens off create and craft last week and i used the shimmer one on the flowers, sorry could not capture this on the photo. but they work a treat. 
Thanks for your visit, much appreciated,
take care x Carol x  

Friday, 15 June 2018

Anything goes and GDT spot at Crafty catz

Good Morning my lovely blog we are starting a new challenge over on the CRAFTY CATZ blog....hope you can play....its ANYTHING GOES not optional choices this week,
 so go for it !!  
Our lovely sponsor this week is 

we had a couple of images to play with, this was my choice,  

We also have a guest designer post for the month of July if you interested ...having a little play with a few images, we would love to have you, pop on over and add your name, I'm sure you will have fun along the way. I used new papers from hunkydory, ribbon from crafty ribbons. die cut was the backing from some vinyl i cut  and thought I can use this, us crafters never throw anything away 

Thanks for your visit today.
take care
x Carol x

Friday, 8 June 2018

Ribbon and lace why not...

Hello again...where did that week go....
I'm having a few days off work so a nice long weekend for me...whoop whoop!!
now what can i do, I really need to get into my craft room and organise, but that's not as fun as crafting and making more mess,lol
Ok so today I'm sharing my DT card for crafty catz, our  optional theme this week is
As our lovely sponsor 

Here you can see i have used this gorgeous lace, photo does not do it justice it has fine gold thread running through it,and the ribbon is satin ribbon available from crafty ribbons here   
Flowers and pearls from my stash. Papers from the works.
thanks for stopping by today 
x Carol x

Friday, 1 June 2018

Its just Black n white

Morning friends in blog land
Just a little quick post from me today, sitting doing this this morning before i go out the door to as i have lost some time somewhere....
This is my DT card for Crafty Catz 
and our lovely sponsors are  Crafty Sentiments

our challenge is ANYTHING GOES with our added optional extra Black and White 

I love black and white, it  always looks good 
have a lovely weekend,
thanks for your visit
x Carol x

Friday, 25 May 2018

Christmas in May

Hi guys...its CHRISTMAS!!! well at CRAFTY CATZ it is lol
Our optional theme is Christmas in May so if you fancy getting a head why not start making ready for Christmas and join in our challenge...

Our sponsor let us play with a few images, these were just perfect for our theme and make great Christmas cards.... a little glitter card for backing and used a die cut to cut the actual card shape with and punched snowflakes.   

Did you guess who our sponsor is ..yeah BUGABOO

thanks for stopping by, have a lovely Bank holiday 
x Carol x 

Friday, 18 May 2018

sketch time at Crafty catz

Hello again well the week are passing quickly yet again, we are back with a new challenge over at CRAFTY CATZ  again...Our theme this week  is ATG with our optional twist of a sketch

its been a while since i followed a sketch so this was a great challenge for me, enjoyed doing it, remember you can turn it around etc if need be.
Our sponsor this week is the lovely  Digi doodle studios

we got to play with some adorable images, mines called  Jayde sky, papers are from stash but i think i bought from the Works, they can get some good crafty items in these days.

Thanks for stopping by, much appreciated
have a lovely weekend 
x Carol 

Friday, 11 May 2018

GDT CALL and Anything goes at crafty catz

Morning my lovelies...well we did have a fab time and great laughs at Michael McIntyre on Saturday, he is so funny!! would total recommend his world tour.
Oh iv been busy this last bank holiday, stripping wallpaper off ...why did i put it on in the first place coz i hate taking it Kev my husband has re skimmed the whole bedroom so hopefully it will be dry to paint this weekend, ooh the joys!!
Now onto my card for this weeks challenge at CRAFTY CATZ, our theme is 
ANYTHING GOES with Optional CUTE IMAGE theme, 
I used a bugaboo image for this one,die cut bunting and die cut the lovely side flower embellishment  

Our sponsor this week is 
we also have a guest designer call for the month of June, so what you waiting for we would love for you to play along with us. just add GDT on your entry  and who knows it might be you.
good luck 
thanks for your visit today