Sunday, 28 November 2010


Hi.Sorry not been round for a while been busy helping my youngest learn his lines for his christmas play...he's one of the main character's! and making last min christmas cards and gifts.Today's card features a kraftin kimmie stamp coloured with polychromos and teamed with some K&co paper's,sentiment is craftwork cards, pearl brads are papermania,flowers are prima and Handstitching.
Thanks for stopping by xx

Thursday, 18 November 2010


Evening bloggers!Is anyone looking forward to I'm a Celeb? :)
Just popping on to show you my card for Stamp Something challenge which is to use soemthing digital.I've used Zoe from the Digistamp Boutique, I love Sally-ann's iamge just fab!She's been coloured with promarkers,sentiment is craftwork cards, paper's are papermania,ribbon from stash MS border punch and Handstitching.
I'm also entering this into the Digistamp Boutique monthly challenge.

Right off to make a cuppa and get comfy :)
Enjoy your evenings and thanks for stopping by xx

Wednesday, 17 November 2010


Hi! I enjoyed using the Home for christmas paper's so much I decided to make another christmas card with them. I followed the fab sketh over at Friday sketchers for this one. Image and sentiment are Forever friends,sizzix tag die,hobbycraft snowflake punch,papermania adhesive stones and Handstitching.
I'm entering this into the following challenges...

Friday Sketchers - Sketch #128

Totally Gorjuss - Traditional christmas

The ABC Challenge - H is for Holidays

Thanks for stopping by today.xx

Tuesday, 16 November 2010


Hi just a quick post before I collect the boys!Today's card is for the Pink Gem Designs challenge which is a fab sketch by Christine,really enjoyed working with it so thanks :)

Thanks for stopping by xx

Monday, 15 November 2010


Evening all.Not joined in with the Sugar bowl challenges for a while so thought it was about time i did and when i saw the fab sketch and theme this week i just had to have a go. I've used the image Winter Wonderland and coloured it with polychromos,sentiment is Papermania,paper is Papermania - Home for christmas,ribbon is dovecraft,bow from poppicrafts,adhesive pearls are papermania,MS around the page punch and Handstitching.

Thanks for stopping by xx

Sunday, 14 November 2010


Hi!Today's card is for two challenges which are :-

Cute Card Thursday - challenge 138 - Anything goes!

lili of the valley - challenge 73 - Anything goes

I've used this gorgeous little fairy from lili of the valley and she has been coloured with promarkers,sentiment is craftwork cards,paper is dovecraft, eyelets are papermania ribbon was from NEC and Handstitching. I've kept it simple as the paper's are quite busy and I did'nt want to over do it.
Vicky(Vixx handmade cards) has been using eyelets on her craftwork cards sentiments and i think its a fab way to add eyelets to your cards... so I pinched your idea Vicky,hope you don't mind ;)
If you've not visited her blog yet, it's a MUST!... she makes gorgeous cards and uses the most LUSH paper's :) check it out HERE!

Well i'm off to dish up tea and then get comfy for tonight's tv :)
Thanks for stopping by xx

Friday, 12 November 2010


Afternoon,today's card is for this week's Simon Says challenge which is Prince Charming and you have to make a card for a male and add a charm too.I've used fab surfer Edwin coloured with Polychromos,paper is dcwv,charm is from Quixotic Paperie,string from stash,MS punch,craftwork cards sentiment and Handstitching .

Thanks for stoping by today  :)

Wednesday, 10 November 2010


Hi! Something a little different today. I've not used dies for a while as stamping has kind of taken over :) but when I got these little cuties I just had to have a play! They are so quick and easy to put together and I love the different look to a card that they give. They are also great for using up your scraps of cardstock which i have boxes of as I cannot bare to throw it never know!lol
Image is Ollie Owl die, paper's and sentiment are Woodland Folk, brad's are dovecraft and Handstitching.

I have also received this fab award from the lovely Vicky and Donna. If you've not visited their blogs yet, they are a must!, their creations are Gorgeous! :)
In order to accept this award I have to list 3 things that make me special... mmmmmm...
1.I have the patience to Handsticth on my cards :)
2. I feel very lucky to have an amazing boyfriend and two gorgeous boys
3.I'm thoughtful

I also have to pass this on to 5 other bloggers...


Thanks so much for stopping by xx

Tuesday, 9 November 2010


Afternoon all!Hope you're all well?Today's card features yet another Woodland Folk image this time in the form of a stamp. I absolutely adore this little fella,he has the cutest face! and perfect for a little(or big) boys card i think :) Image has been coloured with promarkers and polychromos and cut out with a circle nestability, labels 4 nestability, sentiments are Papermania CCSR, Paper is DCWV, ribbon,brads and photo anchors are papermania and Handstitching.
Well the lovely postman bought me some new goodies today, so I shall be having a little play later and will hopefully finish something so that I have a card to show you tommorrow ;)
Have a fab evening, Vampire Diaries tonight...Yay lol.

Thanks for stopping by and for all your lovely comments. xx

Sunday, 7 November 2010


Good evening.Not inked my Sarah Kay's up for a good while and I do love these sweet images :)
Image has been coloured with promarkers,paper is My minds eye,MS heart border punch,WOC flowers,papermania ribbon and brads and ofcourse handstitching :)
Thanks for looking and for any comments you leave xx

Saturday, 6 November 2010


Afternoon!Yet more Woodland Folk i'm afraid! I promise to use a different image soon,coloured some of my new images from DigiStamp Boutique last night and now i just need to make some cards with them :)
Today's card features the cute hedgie again from the notelets and I've also used the paper pack,decoupage pack,epxoy brads and Handstitching.

I'm entering this into the following challenges -

Paperplay Challenge - wk44 - Circles (my brads)

A Spoon Full of Sugar - Relish to Embellish!

Well thanks for stopping by today and for all the lovely comments you left recently regarding Lee's character's :) xx

Friday, 5 November 2010


Hi everyone!Just got back from the dreaded food shop!(the only shopping i enjoy is for new craft stash,think you're all with me there though eh?lol) I'm afraid it's another Woodland Folk card, this time featuring my boyfriends adorable hedgehog(yes Lee Holland, Woodland Folk Artist is my boyfriend!How lucky am I!?), I absolutely love this image!He's so cute! :) It's been so exciting seeing people use his images :)
For my card I've used the Woodland Folk decoupage pack,A5 paper pack, 'Friends' clear stamp set, MS border punch, Papermania ribbon and Handstitching.

Thanks for stopping by today.xx

Thursday, 4 November 2010


Hi here's another Woodland Folk card this time featuring Ollie Owl,is'nt he gorgeous!For this card i've used from the Woodland Folk range - A5 paper pack,decoupage pack,tree embossing folder,notelets,sticker's,build a scene stampset and a little handstitching :)
Hope you like?

Thanks for looking xx

Wednesday, 3 November 2010


Hi I've been a busy bee having lots of fun playing with my Woodland Folk goodies,the christmas card's have been put on hold for a bit ;)
Today's card features one of the chipboard shapes,Toby fox,sentiment if from one of the waterfall packs i absolutely love these and think they're especially great for kid's my boy's love pulling them to see the hidden pictures and with only having three pictures they work really well.Paper's are papermania double sided capsule collection,brad's are papermania, flowers are from wildorchid crafts and ofcourse Handstitching.

Thanks for stopping by,enjoy the rest of your day xx

Monday, 1 November 2010


Hi just a quick post to show a card I made with this month's Creativity's free Woodland Folk stamp.

Thanks for looking xx