Saturday 30 July 2011


Hi there... yes the sun is shining and yes this is a Christmas card, when you think about it, it's not that far away, i always leave my cards til the last minute, do you? or are you organised!!
Well if you fancy starting now, our challenge over at CRAFTY CATZ has just started our new challenge and it is CHRISTMAS IN JULY.
Our sponsor is The stamping boutique, and this is one of their images which they gave us to play with, he is cute!
My papers are papers i had around from last year, i have used mirror card and some glitter for sparkle. i have also added a metal snowflake charm.
Hope to see your card in our challenge,
i have also added this card to these other challenges
Alphabet challenge....M for metal
Fussy and Fancy.....Christmas in july
Sew many cards.....Anything goes
Totally papercrafts....Bling it up
Crafty sentiments.....polka dots
Digi doodle shop.......Anything goes
Sassy studio.......Christmas in July
hugs carol x

Thursday 28 July 2011

Fairy Tales at CRAFT

Hello.... where are the weeks going anyone know!!, i cannot believe it is almost August.

I think we wish the week over so we have the weekend sooner, i do anyway.

Ok enough of my thoughts, it's Thursday and it's time for my DT card for CRAFT challenge which is themed "Fairy Tales" now this will take you back a bit....LOL

My card is with the Princess and the Frog in mind.....

I think there is something missing from this card, maybe i should of added some detail in the corners,

Our sponsor this week is Glitterbabes so please have a go and join in the challenge.

I will add this card to these other fab challenges

Craft and me......ribbon

Paper shelter......anything goes
Anything goes blog........Flowers

thanks again for stopping by, comments are always read and much appreciated,

hugs carol x

Friday 22 July 2011

Crafty Catz DT card

Good Morning ......Hopefully this has posted and you are reading it!!
Thank goodness it's Friday, role on the weekend.
The new challenge starts today at CRAFTCATZ
and it is "No Blue or Pink"
I know my card looks a lot like blue but it i promise you it is not, it's more a green shade ..... the papers and image are all Tatty Ted, i love these papers, must get some more
Our sponsor this week is

so why not pop over and join in, we love hopping round to say hello.
Enjoy the weekend peeps,
hugs Carol x

Thursday 21 July 2011

Thank you time for the Teacher

hello. .....How are we all,
It's Thursday and that means it's time for another challenge at CRAFT ad this weeks challenge is "For the Teacher"
To make my sweetie gift bag i used a small card bag and added to pieces of card folded and decorated with papers, such a simple gift but looks much better that just the packet of sweets in it's own packet ...ooh and there is always sweeties left over for the crafter...ME!!
We also have two sponsors this week how lucky are we,

These are a few other challenges that this creation fits into....
Craft us crazy...... Anything goes
Auds Sentiment challenge...Anything that will make someone smile
Freshly brewed.......Animal
Looking forward to seeing your creations..
hugs carol x

Saturday 16 July 2011

Tag it time!!

Good afternoon everyone, is it just as wet where you are,done nothing but rain all day so far! had to go out to do shopping, got a little in for the day now. LOL .
We have got a new challenge started over at Crafty catz challenge blog and it's "Tag It", i have made this tag bookmark for my son, he had some of his Birthday wrapping paper and said can you do something with that!! so this is what i made.
Our sponsor is Crafty Emma's so why not give it ago, we love popping round to see your fab ideas, enjoy the weekend, hugs carol x

Thursday 14 July 2011

ooh flutterbys

Hiya and good morning, well hopefully you are reading this as i had time to post this last night ready for this morning. We have a new challenge starting today at CRAFT as it's BUTTERFLIES, Which i am sure will be a popular one, as us card makers love butterflies .
The papers are from the tatty ted range, My stap is a one i have had a while, butterfly punch used and MS lace boarder punch. glitter has been added on the wings for added sparkle

craft obsession is the sponsor for this week
There is a 10 pound voucher to spend
for the winner.

i will be adding this card to these other wonderful challenges
Bearly mine...anything goes
Crazy amigo challenge.....things that fly
Oldie but a goodie.........use a stamp 6 months old,lace and ribbon
House of gilli........lots of sparkle
Lollipop craft...anything goes

Friday 8 July 2011

vintage time at Crafty catz

Good Morning...well i struggled with our challenge this week at Crafty Catz, It's a vintage theme, well what do you think? some peeps cards just look so perfect, not sure about mine! i think t is growing on me.

Would love to see yours, so why not take up our challenge have a go . Our sponsors are

pop on over and check out the other fab challenge cards from the DT.

i am also adding this card to these other challenges,

stampinsanity.....anything goes

papertake weekly......anything goes

Thanks for popping by, hugs carol x

Thursday 7 July 2011

yep It's a box!!

Hi.... It's a new challenge starting over at CRAFT and it's Make a box! well this is the first one of these i have made, so quick and easy, used my ultimate pro to make it, these would be super for little Xmas boxes or filled with sweets.... will have to make more i think! used glitter card so just perfect.

Toucan scraps are our sponsors this week The prize they offer is a $2 coupon that will cover the cost of a silhouette/paper pack/gift box from her shop.
why not have a go we would love to pop round and leave a comment after having a peek.
hugs carol x