Friday 30 September 2016

Birds of a feather theme at Crafty catz

Hi again....well I'm home...
It's been gorgeous in Cyprus shame i had to return but i did  miss my lovely family and gorgeous  grandchildren, could never stay away for long.
I have used my lovely desire die again, did you notice?  i think you may see more of it  !!
This fun image is from our sponsor 

who is sponsoring CRAFTY CATZ  challenge this week
Our challenge is 
papers are from a paper pad i got from the works ,
flowers are made with a freebie flower die
and i used brads, which i have got to say i have not used for a while 
its funny how you get hooked on one thing for a while.
added wobbly eyes just for FUN!!
have a lovely weekend
take care and thanks for your visit

Thursday 29 September 2016

RIBBON thats all

Hi there.....welcome  to my blog
Today i have a card to share with you its my DT creation for CRAFTY RIBBONS
Our theme this week is 
simple one right i have used the Bias Binding spottie one  but it is available in many different colours etc.
This image is from Craftsuprint..its a great web site for all kinds of different cards.
Buttons from stash
Hope you canlay along with us there is always ribbons or a voucher up for the winner.
take care
x carol

Saturday 24 September 2016

Inspiration time

Good morning....
I am sharing some fabulous new CHRISTMAS yes Christmas ribbons
available now at CRAFTY RIBBONS
These word ribbons are just fantastic to add to a project
and the gorgeous wide ribbons are perfect as they are to add to your boxes like i have.
I used an old box from one of those stacked boxes you get usually from Costco.
this one is the small one...just perfect for homemade fudge or sweets


the ribbons are availale HERE on the crafty ribbon web site  
in santa's grotto

Santa's Grotto Ribbon Collection
thanks for your visit
x Carol x

Friday 23 September 2016

Anything goes at Crafty catz

well good morning, ....hope the weathers kind to you all for the weekend.i should be cooking in the SUN around about now in!!
My today's card is for CRAFTY CATZ challenge which has just started 
The theme is 
ANYTHING GOES plus a twist if you fancy 
add ribbon and pearls

I got to play with this sweet creation from our sponsor

I also used my new desire die from Crafters companion, i do like this one!!
well have a lovely weekend
thanks for your visit 
take care 

Friday 16 September 2016

Colour challenge at Crafty Catz

Morning all...this little chap is on his way to the
but first he needs to tell you about our new challenge starting at CRAFTY CATZ
and this week we are looking for a guest DT member to join us for a few months...
why not it could be fun for you to be part of the CC Team 

Our theme this week has been chosen by the lovely Dianne 
and it is 
These work great together as you will see on all the lovely DT creations on our blog
I am using this fab image called Jolly chap from KENNY K
Ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons and yep another dottie background
thanks for your visit 
x Carol x

Thursday 15 September 2016

Birthday challenge at Crafty Ribbons

Hello there....fancy some fabulous ribbons...well enter this weeks challenge at 
and you could win 

Happy Birthday Ribbon
these look fabulous on cards and gifts ...The theme this week is 
BIRTHDAY so a real easy one

its this time of year when i seem to have many  male cards to make so here is my first one for this week ....i used a Kenny K    image and the ribbons are from Crafty Ribbons 
my papers are from stock along with the buttons ..I'm  addicted to dottie paper lately..oops i just keep on using it like its going out of fashion

Hope you can join in with us 
thanks for your visit today
x carol x

Friday 9 September 2016

crafty catz DT card

Hi there....its FRIDAY and now on a count  down to my week away
five more work days then I'm off
ooh excited Cyprus here i come
Ok to days card is my challenge card for CRAFTY CATZ 
Our theme is 
ANYTHING BUT SQUARE ...Mine is  more of an oblong not shown good here 
used my new crafters companion die along the top
I have used this on my sons wedding invites i am making ...i will share at some stage 
the flowers are made using a free die from magazine ..i like these !!
the image is from our fab sponsor this week 
Sasayaki Glitter
thanks for stopping by
love to have visitors to my blog 
have a lovely weekend 
x carol x

Friday 2 September 2016

Anything goes at Crafty catz

HI there...well its Friday lovely short week at work that's just what i like..tehe

Its also another CRAFTY CATZ challenge day 

Our theme this week is 


I used cutting dies for my corners , and the lovely sweet image is from our fabulous sponsor 


Have a lovely weekend and thanks for stopping by
adding my card too 
Aufreys sentiment challenge....Anything goes n sentiment
crafting with attitude...always anything goes
Southern girls......Anything goes
Craft Rocket chalenge...anything goes
Crafty girls creations...anything goes
x Carol x

Thursday 1 September 2016

Anything goes at Crafty Ribbons

Morning friends in blog land ...
ooh the sun is shining today here in the North East of England
Today Crafty Ribbons are back from a two week break, don't know where that
I even forgot to do the post!! silly me
So here is my card using lovely polka dot ribbon from Crafty Ribbons store
Our challenge over on the blog is
real easy one but don't forget your ribbon 
hope you can lay along with us 
x carol x