Thursday 30 April 2015

lace treat

hi its only me with a quick post as it was my turn for the Insiration post over at CRAFTY RIBBONS Inspiration blog.
I have used this gorgeous french lace from Crafty Ribbons you can fine it  HERE

The papers and image is from Crafters Companion CD
mattered and layered onto mirror card 
thans for stopping by 
x Carol x

Friday 24 April 2015

Things with wings

Yeah if you dont work weekends its a good day but if you do its same old sorry to say, hope you get a few days off somewhere else along the week.
Now because its Friday  its new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ and this week our challenge is 
Our sponsor this week are  Inky impressions and 
Crafty ribbons...OOH TWO this week yep 


I have used a stamp for my flowers and heat embossed is a favourite of mine as this adds texure to my flowers, Image is a bugaboo image
and the Ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons. Papers are freebie from magazine. Butterflies are die cut with Tonic dies.

thanks for stopping by, i really do appreciated your visits and love reading your comments, 
take care, 
have a lovely weekend
adding my card to
Simple papercraft.....Anthing goes or lots of layers
Stamping Boutique...Ribbon and/or lace
Brown sugar......Anything goes
As you lie it ...fav style of embossing 
Craft...make own embellishments
Drs Designs....use flowers
x Carol x

Friday 17 April 2015

Its a girl thing !

Hi friends....I'm a little late with my Crafty Catz post today, just did not have time to even schedule it last night like i usually do...ooh hopefully i can catch up with my blogging soon,

Our challenge this week is 

Its a girl thing

so anything relating to this title will fit our challenge.

We have a fab sponsor with us this week also 

we also got to play with some fab images and this one was my choice 

i used a spellbinder die for the boarder down the side, also embossed my white card with the Heart embossing folder, added spottie ribbon from stock and some liquid pearls on the design image background. Do hope you  can play along with us.

Have a lovely weekend

Adding my card too these other chalenges....

Alphabet challenge...E for eye catching edges
Chocolate,coffee and cards....Use a die cut
Fun with shapes ...Birthday
Polkadoodles.....Pretty in pink
Sister act card challenge....always anything goes

x Carol x

Thursday 16 April 2015

No straight lines !!

Good Morning my friends in blog land ...Hows things going, ... I had a lovely time in Prague it is a very Beautiful city. would go back tomorrow if i could but will have to wait i
Now today's post is for Crafty Ribbons new challenge which is straight lines
using French lace  from Here and pink bias  binding
also words and greetings ribbon available HERE
I have glittered her wings but not clear oh 
I have glittered her wings but not clear on image, 
Used Martha Stewart punch for the shape of the card.
Tonic butterfly die  

thanks for looking today, hope you can play along with us 
have a lovely day 
x Carol 

Friday 10 April 2015

Two or more papers

Hello there..nice of you to pop round, did you have a good Easer? well its my last day in Prague today we came on Monday for our Anniversary so this post is scheduled hopefully all ok... 
may share some photos w ith you all later on my return.
Todays card is for the new challenge just started today on CRAFTY CATZ
we have a fab sponsor this week which is  Bugaboo
and our theme is Cindy's choice of 
2 patterned papers or more

well i have used four patterened including my flowers.
the papers are docraft papers 
The image is Bugaboo
Tonic butterfly die used and bunting die also used.
I have glittered my image flowers too but not shown clearly on image  

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

If you are looking for Crafty ribbons bloghop post its just below 
closes real soon. 

Friday 3 April 2015

Crafty Ribbons Inspiration blog hop

A crafty Ribbons we decided to share with you a Easter creation with you and we also have a blog hop just in case the weather is not nice and you fancy blogging

I have used this gorgeous ribbon which you will find Here
its called french rose trim/ribbon very scrumptious and the image is a meljen image, i have also added a little box with a chocolate malteaser bunny suprise inside..

I mentioned a blog hop,  well we also need your help with finding this little fellows name out along the way, so if you havent already started at the beginning which is  HERE or if you are here after hopping around this means you have come to find the letters which will help you find the name of our little bunny

The letter you need from me is U

You should have arrived here from Lynsey
and your next hop will take you to
Have fun and keep on hopping

x Carol x

Wooden Heart

Hello yeah its Friday are you planning to eat lots of chocolate or are you being really good
I think i might have a little..just a little !!! mind you.
Hope you have something nice planned  for over the weekend...I'm jetting off to Prague...whoopee
Its our 30th wedding Anniversary  on Monday so we thought we would have a little time away, really looking forward to it.
Any way today is new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ  and the the theme is 
I  thought i would share with you one of my wooden hearts i have been creating recently,  they were very popular and i loved making and buttons from stash i seem to have collected a lot of buttons recently, wow so many shapes lol 

Thanks for your visit  i am back a little later not too late with another post for the Crafty Ribbons Inspiration blog Hop so if you fancy a little hop with ribbons at the end. as the prize watch this space. 
Have a lovely weekend
stay safe  
x carol x