Friday, 24 July 2015

Sons blessing card

Hello hows the summer holidays going.....not much summer!!  here
Today i have done an inspiration post over on the Crafty ribbon inspiration blog 
I have used this gorgeous dottie ribbon which you can find HERE 
Its called baby ribbon multi dots 
 Baby Ribbon - Multi Dots Blue
The image is from Craft u print available in pink also, i have decoupaged the image and added heart embossed white backing card and used silver mirror card also.
its a little cutie don't you think?

Thanks for stopping by, i love to read you comments
stay safe
x Carol x 

Friday, 10 July 2015


Morning...Happy Friday
Just a quick little post from me to share my DT card for Crafty Catz....
Our theme this week is Summer-time
don't know where our summer is here in North East of England but it certainly isn't summer time!!
lol too many showers around and not much sun!!
OK rant over about the weather.
we are also saying bye bye to our fab GT Naz who has been with us for the last 3 months.
we have loved having her around, but if you would like to play with us for 3 months nows your chance, pop on over and join in with our challenge and add GDT after your name ...simple.
Now our sponsor this week is the fabulous 
thanks for stopping by today
have a lovely weekend
x Carol x

Thursday, 9 July 2015

I want to ride my Bicycle

Hello ....well its nearly the weekend, and its getting close to our summer break over at 
CRAFTY RIBBONS....but not just yet as we have this next fortnights challenge for you and our theme is Bicycles....with ribbon
I have used 
 French cotton Lace and Fresh stripe ribbon which are available from Crafty Ribbon store

I have used flower soft on my image..not used this for ages, but it works well on these kind of images.
The embossed background is  Tattered lace ...butterfly design

why not pop on over to the Crafty ribbon blog for some inspiration from the rest of the DT.
Thanks for stopping by, much appreciated
take care
x Carol  

Friday, 3 July 2015

Anything goes

Good Morning... thanks for stopping by, today i am sharing my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ
our challenge is 
ANYTHING GOES, we got to play with the fabulous images from BUGABOO 
who are our sponsor this week  

i love this cute elephant he looks fab!
the blue bias binding is from Crafty Ribbons 
and the papers are from a download .
so hope you can join us this week, not many left before our summer break !!
Have a lovely weekend
x Carol x

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

Fridge magnet

Hi there..a quick post this morning as its my turn to share a project with you from Crafty ribbons Inspiration blog......

This is a wooden heart and i have decorated it with ribbon and buttons etc
i have added a magnetic strip on the back  to make it into a fridge magnet, thought this would make a fab gift for a teacher we are always looking for little gifts to say thank you 

The ribbon is available HERE at Crafty Ribbons
made a few different ones ...sorry for this photo, didn't realise it was a poor photo till i wanted to add to here!  
thanks for stopping by
x Carol x

Friday, 26 June 2015

Its al white !!

Hello... How you doin... i love this saying of Joey;s from Friends !!  lol
well today 
over on the CRAFTY CATZ we want to see everything white apart from the image.
I chose this image from our sponsor this week who is 

The white lace i got from a local craft store, embossed my backing and used die cut banner/
Added glitter flowers to finish...its not that easy i dont do all white . but maybe its just me.
Thanks for stopping by
have a fun weekend, I'm off to Ross paper craft fair on Sunday at Houghton so lots of new goodies to play with ....well i hope.
x Carol  

Friday, 19 June 2015

Different Hair colour

Hello there...Happy Friday!!
Back to work this week after having a weeks holiday, so i am glad its
But i must say i think i took the best week off as the weather was much better last week.
I have a big project to work on...
A CRAFT ROOM.....tehe
son has moved now so i have one big room to fill mmmmmm think i can fill it!!  
sure i can...
I will keep you up to date with my project, need storage first 
ooh and painting, so best get going.
Ok now back to my card ....this week at CRAFTY CATZ is a theme of 
I used a Kenny k image for this one and ribbon from Crafty Ribbons
flowers from stash
Our sponsor this week is 
and if you want to see fabulous hair colouring pop on over to the challenge blog as the DT have been great with their hair ideas.

Have a lovely weekend 
x Carol x