Friday 31 August 2012

Sketch time at TPC

YEAH IT'S FRIDAY..LOL...and that also means a new challenge at TOTALLY PAPERCRAFTS our theme this week is a sketch for you to follow, but you can twist it,turn  it anyway you want it really as long as the sketch remains the same
Our sponsor this week is Whimsy stamps

These flowers on my card i also made myself with a punch, the ribbon is from Crafty ribbons.
thanks for your visit today, will catch up with you all in blog land over the weekend, 
x carol x  

Crafty Catz 3,2,1 TIME

Happy Friday everyone, It's a new challenge day over at CRAFTY CATZ and the theme chosen by our fab teamie Dianne is 
3...2.....1.... which is 3 embellishments, 2 papers and 1 image...simps!!
Our sponsor this week is Digi Darla
prize is 5 digi images

The image on my card is one from our fab sponsors, the flowers i have made from a die which i have just bought from the craft fair last weekend, the ribbon is from Crafty Ribbon and i have added two fab diamonds, these are my three embellishments. The two papers are from  CRAFT  cd   
Thanks for popping by today
 x carol x

Thursday 30 August 2012

Sketch time at Crafty Ribbons

Hi there well another week almost over, this week at CRAFTY RIBBONS we have a sketch to follow, it's a fab one too

Sorry about my photo's there is either not enough light or in my case too much light, this image is one of my fav's just perfect for a man i think. The ribbon is of course CRAFTY RIBBONS, papers from CD

The prize this week is

Hope you can play along with us, the other DT  members have made some fab cards, why not pay them a visit
thanks for stopping by 
x Carol

CRAFT shaped cards

It's time to get your thinking head on and make a shaped card if you fancy joining in with our challenge at CRAFT, as this is our theme this week.
I am looking forward to seeing all the fab shapes! the image i have used is from our sponsors this week which is Little darlings Rupper stamps


Floppy Latte Designs                 The Stamping Boutique

The ribbon is from crafty ribbons, the shapes are all die cut with the spellbinder dies,remember to pop on over and check out the other DT creations , you never know it might inspire you to play along.
Have a lovely day all

Friday 24 August 2012

DT card Totally Papercraft

Hi Just me again with my other DT post this time  for Totally Papercrafts and the them is 
Zesty summer colours well i don't think i could get any more these are colours i would not normally use on a card BUT after saying that i do like it!! lol
Our sponsor this week is Digi Stamp Boutique

 the prize is 6 digi images

The ribbon is from Crafty Ribbon, the flowers are cut on the cuttlebug  with a sizzix die, papers are from a CD.
Thanks for stopping by again 
x Carol x 

DT card for Crafty Catz

Now you all must know what day it is today yep Friday...and it's a BH weekend whoop whoop, It is also a day of New challenges first one of my DT cards is for CRAFTY CATZ and our theme is
 RIBBON and BOWS. The lady image on my card is s sponsor image from

I have used pink mirror card and embossed some lines on, used die cut playboy and spellbinders die for the back of them add a fluffy feather to finish!
Hope you can pop round and check out the fab DT creations, 
Have a lovely day all
x carol x

New things at CRAFTY RIBBONS

Wow what do you think of this Digi papers from CRAFTY RIBBONS to match the ribbons..... and heart buttons.... i know FANTASTIC!!! news
The new First Christmas collection is out NOW
Just to let you know they have FREE postage on the website until the end of August.

The voucher code is     august    all lower case, and will give a discount of £3.25 (cost of postage) off all orders over £15 (excluding postage).

Mmmm happy shopping

Thursday 23 August 2012

Fairy time at CRAFT

Good Morning, well nearly another week over,  and as it is Thursday that means a new challenge starting at CRAFT and our theme this week is Fairies...
The image i 've used is from Meljen one of our sponsors this week she is called Gift Bow Fairy.
Other sponsors this week  are also Fantastic Ribbons......Saturated Canary
I have used my snowflake die with the cuttlebug  and a spellbinders die for the back ground with the fairy.
Do hope you can pop on over and check out the other DT creations.
Have a nice day!!
x Carol x

Friday 17 August 2012

Tr la la la la,

YEAH it's Friday, is everyone looking forward for the weekend ? I have had a few day off from work so i am already chilled so to still no mojo though, Still struggling.
My todays card is for Totally Papercraft, our theme this week is Inspired by a Song 
My Song is HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU.....easy one would you agree, told you i had no mojo!! Image is a Penny Black. Ribbons are from Crafty Ribbons

Our sponsor this week is Digi Doodle 


As usual the DT have made some fabulous Creations, why don't you pop on over for the inspiration.
thanks for stopping by today,
adding my card too
Delightful challenges.......punches and dies
Just inspiration
x Carol x 

DT card for CraftY Catz

Morning  can you remember that program wow such a long time ago. Hi de Hi and all that !!
This is my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ our theme this week is ANIMALS

Our sponsor  this week is Stamping Boutique this is one of their images.
winner will receive 3 digi images of their choice

Mojo still missing so this is a simple quick one for me this week.
Going to Nissan on Sunday for the paper craft  fair so maybe some new crafting goodies may bring my mojo never know!!
The DT have been busy with some inspiration for you so please pop on over and have a peek.
Adding my card to these other ongoing challenges at the mo..
In the Pink......shades of pink
Paper crafting journey.....Anything goes
Pixie dust chall.....Pink
Paper pretties....Anything goes

Have a lovely weekend all
hugs Carol x

Thursday 16 August 2012

Box time!!

well here is my DT creation for CRAFT, The theme this week is make A BOX.....any kind, any shape will do!
The image is Beautiful Bow from Robyn's Fetish, one of our sponsors this week. I printed this three times and layered it up.  

I pre printed my design on the lid of the box before i scored and put it together, i only did a white base but added the same print to just the bottom of the box.

Other sponsors this week are    CRIMSON CLOUD  AND SCRAPPERS DELIGHT

Why not pop on over and see the other DT creations, you will surely find some inspiration.
thanks for your visit today, 
hugs Carol x

Are you Feeling Fruity!!

Hi there peeps in blog land, how is everyone? My card this morning is for the new challenge starting at CRAFTY RIBBONS and the theme this fortnight is ......
I have really struggled with all my DT creations this week, my mojo has gone and left me...I think it must  have gone off on Holiday
I hope it comes back soon i am lost without it!!!
I had not used this stamps for ages, but i remembered she was holding her basket of apples, so thought she fitted nicely in with the challenge.
papers are of a CD, ribbon is from CRAFTY RIBBONS.

I do hope you pop on over and check out the other DT creations on the blog and see what wonderful prize is up for the winner. 
catch you all later, hugs Carol x

Sunday 12 August 2012

last day Crafting For Gold

Hi there...Well it is here our final day of CRAFTING FOR GOLD......
Did you enjoy the Inspiration, we loved playing along, and the real Olympics has been fabulous don't you think, Lots of Gold, Silver And Bronze medals well done GREAT BRITAIN !!

Now our theme was a simple one Anything goes.

The ribbon is Crafty Ribbons, sheer with wire in so you can shape it anyway you want.
I do hope you have played along and left your name with Mr. Linky every day, if you have not you are not to late, pop on over and add your name before all the draws take place after today.
Crafty ribbons Inspiration blog 

The prize today is from our fabulous 

also adding this cad to these other challenges, 
Crafty calender...teddy bear's /lots of layers
Just some Lines...layer it up
Simpley create.....anything goes
Thanks for stopping by today, 
x Carol x

Friday 10 August 2012

DT card for Totally Papercrafts

Hi  again last one for today I promise.....
My DT card is for Totally Paper Crafts and our theme this week is FRAME IT
Our  sponsors this week is 
and also

Used a lot of my spellbinders dies on this one, 
thanks for stopping by today i really do appreciate your visits,
hugs Carol x 

Day 14 Crafting for Gold

Hi yeah it's Day 14 of our CRAFTING FOR GOLD EVENT  at the Inspiration blog
I have used a melnjen image and the ribbon is from Crafty ribbons.

Our company today in the lime light is 

Now pop on over and add your name to the Link to be in with a chance of winning the prize
Good Luck 
x Carol x

DT card for Crafty Catz

Well it's Friday the end of the week, it's lovely to know you are off for a couple of days. aaaah!!
Now here is my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ our theme this week is ANYTHING GOES 
The image i have used is from our sponsor this week who is Digi Darla and the prize is 5 images of your choice.
I had not made a easel card for a little while so thought i would do one, i think they are one of my fav shapes. 
Hope you can play along, i do know everyone likes ANYTHING GOES challenges.
take care and have a lovely day 
x Carol x

Thursday 9 August 2012

Day 13 Crafting For Gold

Yep Day 13 Crafting for Gold  at CRAFTY RIBBONS INSPIRATION BLOG

The ribbon i have used is Crafty ribbons, Image is Tilda, and the papers i have had long time, but the flowers have glitter on them,,,i think it was a glitter stack or something like that, terrible memory when it comes to this.
Our sponsor today is Sir Stampalot, rubber stamping, card making projects, scrapbooking and paper crafting

Now you know what to do ......add your name on the Inspiration blog.
Good Luck
x Carol x

Charm Us!!

HI AGAIN, I am not really watching the Olympics, mostly cos i am at work, but  when i am off i catch up with it and we are doing so well don't you think....well done GB!! their families  must be so proud of them.
Now on to my card for CRAFT challenge....Our theme this week is add a charm, my charm is this lovely little bell charm and it really does ring!
The image is from our sponsor Digi Darla  and is called Carolling Kids. Our other sponsors are Just Tracey Crafts.........Bugaboo Digi

My flower is a one i took apart, as it had a stem, and ten i add a brad for the centre, papers were from a craft mag and the ribbon is from Crafty ribbons.

Thanks for stopping by today......Have a nice day.
x Carol x

Wednesday 8 August 2012

Crafting for Gold Day 12

Good Morning, it's another CRAFTING FOR GOLD day at the Inspiration blog for CRAFTY RIBBONS. We are at Day 12.

The image is a LOTV and this is because our sponsor today is 
the prize is

It's been ages since i did a lilac colour card, the ribbon is from Crafty ribbons, 
pop on over and leave your name with Mr. Linky and you just never know you could be the winner...
x Carol x

Tuesday 7 August 2012

DAY 11 Crafting for Gold the days are flying by we are at DAY 11 for our Crafting for Gold advent at CRAFTY RIBBONS INSPIRATION BLOG. Our theme is Decoupage.

The company in the limelight today is
The card shape i am using is from Which Craft, flowers and leaves are from my stash, i have used a Christmas decoupage. Ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons.
Thanks for stopping by today, remember not many days left so pop on over and leave our name with Mr Linky.
x Carol