Thursday 31 October 2013

more chocolate!!

Hello my friends in blog land.....well i didn't get the hoo never mind better look next  time around
Its that time over at CRAFTY RIBBONS our new challenge starts which is 
available from the crafty ribbons store
i have used a LOTV sentiment stamp
The papes are simple dots from Bearly-mine designs.
I did make one of these a few weeks back but in blue, someone saw it at work and i have ended up with a few orders for them now.

The prize this week is a fab voucher to spend at CRAFTY RIBBONS so go on give it ago ....
thanks for stopping by today
x Carol x

Yes the dredded Male card

Hi guesses to what this challenge might be at CRAFT..yep
one for the boys
The papers are from Bearly-mine designs and the image is from the recent anniversary craft cd's on create and craft....i have also embossed the white card after die cutting the shape with a spellbinder die
Our sponsors this week include

  Sassy Studio Designs

whoo so plenty of prizes
so pop on over and have a peek at the DT inspiration
Have a nice Day..
x carol x

Tuesday 29 October 2013

Big Bow time

Just me again..i'm here to share this card which i have made for the Crafty ribbons inspiration blog  using  this gorgeous  ribbon from Crafty Ribbons store

I have used my new spellbinder dies and embossed the background with the simple dots folder, i ham ver happy with the way it turned out...
Thanks for stopping by today
i so love to read your thoughtful comments.
take care 
x carol x

Colour challenge

Hi there it's a new challenge day at BEARLY-MINE Designs and we have a colour challenge 
I Have used the 
by Bearly-mine Designs 

The images is called Hattie, i have used the little card bags and filled with sweets.
hope you can play along with us aw we have some fab sponsors this week ...
Alota rubber stamps and Letraset
Thanks for your visit today,
enjoy your day
x Carol

Friday 25 October 2013

Spots and Stripes

Hi my lovely blog friends...HAPPY FRIDAY!!!
I'm off today, got a few things planned to do , have a job interview, still nursing but a different hospital, so fingers crossed xx
This is my DT creation for CRAFTY CATZ
Our theme this week is SPOTS AND STRIPES and is been hosted by our lovely dt member Anna
our sponsor this week is Crimson Cloud

Crimson Cloud

I have used my edging spellbinder die...i love it !! looks fab i think, the papers are from Bearly-mine digi papers ...simple dots and just plaids 
thanks for stopping by today 
x carol x

Thursday 24 October 2013

Recipe time at CRAFT

Hello....well do you feel like a duck yet....we have had nothing but rain up here in the northeast of England, with some thunder storms along the way.... Today how ever has looked a lot brighter!!
Today i am sharing with you my DT card for CRAFT
the theme is 
This was not the way i planned to do this card as i needed to add DP to my creation  lol which i forgot about when i first thought about the design....but  not turned out too bad considering.
The image is a bugaboo image from our sponsor

The other sponsors this week are


so why not have a go and be in with a chance of winning a prize 
x carol x

Friday 18 October 2013

Choccie treat

whoo whoo it's Friday again and we have our new challenge starting at CRAFTY CATZ ..
The theme this week has been set by  our lovely team mate Naomi
A gift to Remember
Noe you can take this any way from a simple card with a gift image on it  or a gift tag  to a handmade gift as a present for someone.
Here i have made this smoothie carton into a chocolate treat gift.
using all images from our sponsor this week Stamp fairy,
 printed the dottie card from Bearly Mine digi  called simple dots. I am really pleased how these have turned out!  

The gift tag is a stamp fairy image too, used the same printed card for the Birthday card and used a MS punch for the boarder, added glitter to the cupcake and a gem.

 I think i might have to make more use of these cartons in the near this space LOL

Thanks for your visit today, have a lovely weekend, x carol x

Thursday 17 October 2013

Yep another Christmas Card

Good Morning my friends... this is my DT card for CRAFT our challenge this week is 
the image that i have used is from one of our sponsors 
called All dressed up for xmas
I have attached DP  to my card then used white card and used my cutting dies for the edge detail.
Our other sponsors this week include 
Crimson Cloud   

Fab sponsors again this week, why no give it a go, thanks for your visit,
Much appreciated
adding my card too....
Crafty Little Fairies.....Christmas in October
My Heart pieces.....Anything goes
ABC Christmas challenge....Under the tree
Penny's papercrafting....Anything goes
take care x carol 

Tuesday 15 October 2013

Christmas creation

Hi... The trouble with making Christmas cards is  i start singing Christmas  Carols especially with this one as the words are just sitting there !! crying out to be sung.
This is my DT card for BEARLY MINE as this week it is ANYTHING GOES
everyone's favorite.
The lovely dottie paper is from the simple dots digi folder available from BEARLY - MINE.
The ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons
I have used my new spellbinder dies and new word die which i received as one of my Birthday presents.
Our sponsors this week include 
Hope you can play along with us.
Enjoy your day and thanks for your visit.
Adding my card to these other ongoing challenges.....
Creative craft challenges...Anything goes
Everybody Art challenge...Ribbons
Holly jolly christmas ...inspired by a carol
Through the craft room door..Anything goes
Card mania....pastel colours
Craft-debowz....handmade bow
x carol x

Friday 11 October 2013

DT creation for Crafty Catz

whooo it's Friday... the weekend is here!! late start to work this morning so having a lazy morning blogging and adding my card here as it's a new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ
Our lovely Sue has set the challenge and yep it's 
Did you
I found these papers on a cd i had, which i think was a good find, i had forgotten about it 
Our sponsors this week are

gif maker
so two fabulous prizes ...pop on over and have a peek at the rest of the DT they have made some fabulous inspiration cards for you all
We  are also looking for our  GDT  for Nov so why not give it a go! detals on the blog.
Have a lovely day, enjoy the weekend
x carol x


Thursday 10 October 2013

Oh flutterbys

Yep i'm back as promised ..This is for our new challenge at CRAFTY RIBBONS challenge blog which started today and the theme is BUTTERFLIES
well i have used a saturated canary image called Butterflies, the papers also has butterflies on and they are from Bearly-Mine  and the gorgeous ribbon is actually  Bias Binding from Crafty Ribbons 

I used the grand spellbinders dies to cut my shaped card with and added the extra butterfly and sentiment.
there is some gorgeous ribbons up for the takings
Jam Pot Ribbons - Apricot
Thanks again for your visit, i really do love reading your comments you leave,
take care
x carol x.



Morning friends ....Well i had a lovely Birthday weekend, thank you for all my Birthday wishes and lovely cards.... I also received some lovely new colouring pens and dies to play with so i am sure you will see the outcome sooner rather than later...
I am here today as it's a new challenge starting at CRAFT ad if you have not already guessed the them it is 

The image which i have used  is from one of our lovely sponsors 

our other sponsors this week are
Doodles by Hope Jacare    
Thanks for your visit this morning, i will be back in a little while ..with another DT project 
have a lovely day all .
x carol x

Friday 4 October 2013

Anything goes time

Hi there bloggers...ooh i have few days off from work, going out to lunch with a couple of friends today so should be a nice day. First i need to share with you my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ ooh and a big thank you for all the Birthday wishes at CRAFTY CATZ did enjoy the challenge, don't forget to pop over to see the winners of all our fab prize's tomorrow.
The theme of the challenge this week is 
ANYTHING GOES which i am sure will be another favourite of yours....
Our sponsor which is ..Bugaboo this week, gave us some images to play with 

I like this made me laugh and can be so true!!lol
the papers are from Bearly-mine  and the ribbon from Crafty ribbons
added a few die cuts  and a flower from stash.
Have a good weekend everyone,
take care
hugs Carol x

Thursday 3 October 2013

aw cute puppy !!

Hello there..well it's Thursday and you know what that means...yep nearly the weekend but also its a new challenge day at CRAFT and this week the challenge is CATS AND DOGS

So here is mine, this little cute puppy in the boot!!  from Sweet and Sassy, a quick christmas card was this one...embossed the card and die cut the image out, added a little bow and sentiment. see i told you it was a quick one!!

Our sponsors this week include.....
DigiDarla and Digital Stamp Club

quick post
have a good day all, take care
hugs carol x