Friday 28 March 2014

DT csard for CRAFTY CATZ

Hiya...Happy Friday 
This morning i'm here with my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ
Our theme this week is ANYTHING GOES
we have two fab sponsors
Crimson Cloud and Paper nest dolls
The images this week were kindly given by the Papernest dolls
I have used the spellbinder edging dies, which are fab for making different  shape cards 
The flowers were cut from Digi papers from Bearly-mine designs
and while i am telling you about  Bearly mine, Donna has a sale  which begins today
she has also added some fab new papers, which you will see very soon on my blog.

This little sentiment  image inside my card is also from paper nest dolls

Would love to see you join in with us
thanks for stopping by today 
Have a lovely weekend 
x Carol x

Thursday 27 March 2014


yep i'm back with my second post this morning......
This card is my DT project for CRAFTY RIBBONS
Our theme this week is 
Ribbon and Buttons
The wire ribbon and buttons are available 

I have used these fab new papers from Bearly-mine called Mixed media 1 and 2

i have added pearl doodles to all edge of the card.
thaks again for your visit.
x carol 


Morning my lovlies, today i have a couple of post so these will be short and sweet
This one is  my DT project for CRAFT
I have not done an easel card for a little while so enjoyed making this one
The challenge is weather / where you are 
well its spring here in England, well its suppose to be lol
as we had snow yesterday, just a little but it was there!    

This lovely cute image is from one of our sponsors this week 

I have used my heart embossing folder and die cut my flowers, ribbon is from crafty ribbons, papers are from Bearl-mine digi papers.

thanks for your visit today 
have a lovely day 
x Carol 

Friday 21 March 2014

Add bling and GDT Call

Helloooo my blogging friends, i'm a little late with my post today, time just ran away with me last night so did not have any spare time to schedule my post, most unlike me!
Well Crafty Catz new challenge has started and the theme is 
Bling it up
I have added a few gems to my card and added glitter to the wings and her hair band.
The image is from Crafters companion, isn't she cute!  

we have yet another lovely sponsor  this week
we have also kept our GDT call going for anyone who wants to have a month with us in April
so go on have a play and add lots of bling, the more the merrier.
Have a lovely weekend
x Carol x

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Card for Inspiration

Hi there...welcome to my blog....Today i am sharing with you my card for inspiration using  gorgeous Bearly-Mine designs digi papers which you can find HERE called  spring blossoms.

I have also used this gorgeous gingham ribbon available from Crafty Ribbons which you can fnd HERE 
along with he buttons....

The doillie i made using a Martha Stewart punch and the image is a crafters companion one from there new CD.
Thanks for stopping by i love to read your kind comments.
Have a lovely day 
also adding my card too
Ladybug crafts..special lady
Shopping our stash...Buttons n bows
x Carol x

Friday 14 March 2014

Boys toys

Morning friends......yah its Friday that's all i need to say!!
That also tells me its a new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ and our theme this week is
 Boys and their Toys 
 ooh and i know how much you all love male theme cards, if you like me you won'
This week we have a lovely  sponsor 

Digistamps4Joy SHOP

I have used Bearly-mine digi backing papers  Just plaids and the ribbons and buttons are from Crafty ribbons. 

Hope you can play along with us,  
Have a  safe and lovely weekend
x carol x

Thursday 13 March 2014

Aw it's hard being Santa

Hello my lovely blogger friends....yep this is Santa having a rest after his busy spell at Christmas, its a cute image don't you thin and its available from The paper shelter, which happens to be one of our sponsor this week at CRAFT
Our theme this week is CHRISTMAS  and our lovely sponsors are

Crimson Cloud      
The papers are from Bearly-mine designs, ribbon is from Crafty ribbons and i have used die cut snowflakes  

Thanks for your visit today, have a lovely day,
x Carol x

Friday 7 March 2014

Vintage Butterflies

Hi there this is my little creation i made for the Inspiration blog over at Crafty Ribbons, these are the fab new ribbons, vintage butterflies from CR you can find them HERE.
I have embossed my card using an embossing folder which i first covered the inside with some distressing ink before putting trough my Embosser.
The image is a old stamp i have had for a long time, i have added glitter to the wings but its no showing up as much on photo.
Hopefully i have inspired you x 
carol x

A little bit of Paper Piercing

Hi there..well I'm late with my DT card today, just made it late last night, someone must have shortened my days i think, running out of time most days.
ok so this is my dt card for Crafty Catz and our thee this week is Paper piercing, i have PP te dress on this lovely Bugaboo image which was kindly given from our sponsor this week.


The papers are from Bearly-mine  and they are the simple dots range 

puched some little flowers in the same paper and added on to the ribbon, which is from Crafty Ribbons.
thanks for stopping by today
your visit is much appreciated.
I am adding my card to these other challenge going on at the moment
4crafty Girls chall...anything goes 
Creative knockout ....   Girlz rule
DLART.....Grl or lady image
take care
x Carol x

Thursday 6 March 2014

DT card for Crafty Ribbons

Hiya...well we are nearly at the weekend, it seems t have been a long week for me somehow, glad its nearly over though. i was on a course yesterday for smoking intervention and they showed an advert for the stopping smoking campaign its a one which is aired on ITV wow very shocking ......First time i had seen it i could have sat and cried for the poor little boy who's mam was poorly with cancer.
ok now to the real reason why i'm here....its a new challenge day at CRAFTY RIBBONS and the challenge this week is ANYTHING GOES WITH RIBBONS.
I am using these lovely new digger ribbons which have just arrived on the CR store      and this fab image.just perfect for children or even the older male.
I hope you fancy playing along as the ribbons this week for the prize are lovely, why not hop on over   and check them out along with the other Fab dt creations.
Have a lovely day and thanks for your visit
x carol x 

Saturday 1 March 2014

One for the girls !!

Hello..Well its the 1st of March already  and i have lovely  crocus flowering  in my little garden, spring is just around the corner do you think.
This also means its a new challenge day at BEARLY-MINE challenges and this month our theme is 
One for the Girls  
My DT project has been made  using Gingham  and Floral Dreams

The image is from the new Crafters companion CD , ribbon and buttons  are from Crafty Ribbons


Thanks for stopping by today ...have a lovely weekend,
x Carol x