Friday 28 June 2013

Say it with flowers

Morning my friends in blog its SAY IT WITH FLOWERS Challenge over at CRAFTY CATZ the theme has been chosen by our wonderful talented Janette....
Our sponsors this week are Crimson cloud 
 Crimson Cloud

I have used this fab image called Donny thank you from stamp fairy and the papers are from Bearly-mine design digi papers which you can find here called floral suprise. added a little embossing. Ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons.

Thought i would enter my card into these other challenges  
Have a good weekend....
stay safe...x Carol x

Thursday 27 June 2013


Hello and how are we all doing in blog land....good i hope,  
Today sees a new challenge starting over at CRAFTY RIBBONS and if you don't already know this  we are now having new weekly challenges...whooo i here you say.
the theme this week is 

I have used the new Keep calm ribbons from Crafty ribbons store available here
Embossed my white card and added another little cute image from Crafters company. button from stash and flower from Stamps by chloe.
Thanks again for your visit today, very much appreciated.
Adding my card to these challenges going on at the mo...
crafting by design...anything goes
Polycraft chall...anythng goes
Creative card design papers
take care
x carol x


Morning my lovlies....fancy a cupcake ....
Today sees a new challenge starting at CRAFT and the theme is 
Thank you
I have used a cupcake image and printed twice,once on card and then again on the printed paper as i have Paper pierced and then decoupaged the cupcake paper. and the little cherry on the top!
Added glitter on the cake, yep still playing with glitter.... this was made the same day as my other card i posted on Tuesday, when i had the glitter pot out!!

The ribbons is from Crafty Ribbons and the papers are a freebie from a card mag recently.
Our sponsors this week include......
Crimson Cloud 

why not have a go and pop on over to the CRAFT challenge blog for some inspiration.
Have a fab day it's nearly the weekend, whoooo
Adding my card to these other fab challenge blogs....
4 crafty chicks....cupcakes
Charisma cardz...3,2,1 mines 3 embellishments 2papers and 1 image
Happy Campers...bling
Crafts and me...anything goes
x Carol x

Tuesday 25 June 2013

Fancy a sketch!!

Good Morning my blogger friends...hope you are all doing ok .....
I would like to share my latest DT project for Bearly Mine Designs, our theme this week is a sketch for you to play along with ....its great to use, 


I have used Spring Delights and Simple Dots

I have added glitter swirls, next to the flowers, sorry photo not shown these very good!! her bodice has also been glittered and s little shower of glitter on her dress,  and in her ,yep glitter mad when i made this .

Hope you like...why not pop on over and see what the other DT girls have been doing. We also have two fab sponsors....
so a fab excuse to join in. Have a lovely day my friends, 
will add this card to the following challenges.....
Fashionista chall...Wedding/ or Birthday
Kaboodle doodles.....pastel colours
House of Gilli...anything goes
Make it Monday...always anything goes
Challeges 4 everybody.....anything goes
That craft

x Carol x 

Friday 21 June 2013

Cute or what ?

Morning my lovlies...yes here again with another card for you this time it is for CRAFTY CATZ.

challenge is  PICK n MIX....In other words You choose what you want to do.....CHOICES  are ANYTHING GOES OR add in some EMBOSSING just for fun!!
if you choose to do Anything goes you will be entered into the draw for the sponsor prize from Yours and Mine papercraft.
If you choose  to add in the fun part ...embossing  you will be added into both draws for the chance to win from both its up to you ladies!!      

I have used this adorable cute panda from Crafters was die cut and is decoupaged 
I had these die cut squares which i cut out of other cards at Christmas so had them already cut out just needed used the swirls and the dots cuttlebug embossing folders

Our lovely sponsors are 


why not pop on over to the CC blog to check out the fab prizes and see the fab DT creations for this week
Have a fab day all and enjoy the weekend
x Carol x

Flowers and Bows

well another Friday another weekend..... and the weather is looking good so far, 
Today we see a new challenge start at TOTALLY PAPERCRAFT and this week the challenge has been choosen by me.
I would like to see FLOWERS AND BOWS  easy one don't you think!!
I have used simple dots from Bearly-mine digi papers. Organza ribbon and Birthday wishes ribbon from 
Crafty ribbons  the images are die cut from another card which i recycled from as they have glitter and dimension on so could just not throw them, just added them too square die cut scallop shapes.
Our sponsors this week are 
Sassy Studio Designs
both have fab prizes to give away, so why not have a go you just never know.....
thanks for your visit again today, 
x Carol x

Thursday 20 June 2013

Good use of the wellies!!

Hi there..... wow where are the weeks going too... June is nearly gone already!! oh well here is my DT card for CRAFT

Our theme this week is 

I think this one is easy we all love these ingredients...Our sponsors this week are 

I am using an image from Pattie's creations  called Rain boots with Tulips
The papers were a freebie in a magazine and the taffeta ribbon were off my daughters flowers a little bit of recycling going on 
Hope you can play along...
adding my card too
Charisma cards...Pink and Green
Cute card the summertime
I love promarkers...anything goes
x Carol x

Tuesday 18 June 2013

quick one today

Hiya there and Happy Tuesday to you all...made this quick card just to show off  this lovely stripey ribbon from Crafty Ribbons you can find it here
The images are die cut images which i bought a few months back and they are just perfect for quick cards, i have mattered the middle one onto red card to match the rest but to be honest you could have just added all three the way they came as they have a lovely silver boarder.
I have embossed the white backing card with swirls and added a little glitter for more bling!!
see  told you it was a quick one.
Hope you have a lovely day and thanks for your visit.
Have added this card too the following challenges going on at the mo
Artistic inspirations....ribbon or twine
Created with Love.....our favourite things (mines the ribbon)
Make it Monday...always anything goes
There she goes....Anything goes
Glitter and sparkle...3 of something
take care
x carol x  

Friday 14 June 2013

Pink Pink and More Pink

Happy Friday my are you?? Today is TOTALLY PINK day over at CRAFTY CATZ
i have chosen the theme of Lets Go we need more than just a little pink flower on your creation the more pink the merrier i say..LOL

The image was supplied to me from our sponsor Saturated Canary
 and the papers are from Bearly - mine Designs...simple dots and spring blossoms  ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons this has a little edge wire so great for holding its shape.

Thanks for your visit today, have a fab weekend, hope the weather  stays nice where ever you are.
adding my card to 
Charisma cardz.....Digi only
Divas by Design....Happy Birthday
Fab and Funky..Happy Birthday
Pennys paper-crafting....1 image.2 papers 3 embellishments(ribbon,bunting,gems)
Deep Ocean chall...for a girl

x Carol x 

Thursday 13 June 2013


yeah it's Christmas ....NOT, well it is a little bit over at CRAFT challenge as this week our theme is CHRISTMAS

I have used this cute image called  Theodore Christmas present from BUGABOO
Who are one of our fab sponsors this week 
Papers are from BEARLY MINE DESIGNS ...Lace digi papers and the lace red ribbon is from CRAFTY RIBBONS

Other sponsors this week include 

so some fab prizes again this week....why not pop on over and have a peek at the other DT creations if you are short of some christmas inspiration
thanks for stopping by today x carol 

Tuesday 11 June 2013

It's time for Anything goes

HIYA......i'd like to share with you my DT card for BEARLY-MINE. Designs. The new challenge starts today  and the challenge is an easy one!!
I have used
 simple dots and Spring Delights  from Bearly-Mine Digi range
image is Mitten & Co decoupage from a magazine 
Also used my spellbinders boarder die.
Our sponsors this week are 
La La Land Crafts - $10 Gift Certificate

Dies to Die For - £10 Gift Voucher

and our very own

so lots of reasons there to join in with this weeks challenge don't you think...why not pop on over and check out the other fab DT work,
I am adding this card to the following challenges 
Di's Digi Designs....Beautiful Boaders

Friday 7 June 2013

Birthday Wishes

My card today is for TOTALLY PAPERCRAFT new challenge which starts today   the theme is
use more than three different punches or dies...

Round punch, round scalloped  punch Medium and large scalloped round die, i have used this fab sponsor image from Meljen
Birthday cake mouse

Hopefully this card has found it's way to lovely lady who hangs out in blog land
Happy Birthday to Aunty Sue... have a lovely day Sue!

The papers i have used are from BEARLY-MINE Designs Spring Delights and Paper lace .Ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons.
Thanks for your visit today...
Adding my other card to these other challenges
Inky impressions...Birthday/Anniversary
Penny's paper-craft......Birthday
Creative card crew...punches or dies
Papertake weekly....Anything goes
Creative moments.....lots of layers
hugs carol x

Buttons and lace

Yah it's Friday happy!! just need to get too 1.30p.m. today then finished for the weekend.
Here is my card i'm sharing with you for the challenge which starts today at CRAFTY CATZ ..
the challenge has been set by our lovely Kim and it is
BUTTONS and LACE, they so go together !!
I'm sure you will want to join in with us......our sponsor is 

I have used the crafters company image and papers from there recent new release of Party Paws, which i think is adorable...
Thanks for your visit today, please pop on over the the CRAFTY CATZ blog for more fab inspiration from the girls and we  also have a new GDT with us this week.
take care and have a lovely weekend, 
x Carol x