Sunday, 27 March 2011

Sentimental Sundays Cute and Cuddly Challenge

Hey Everyone

For the cute and cuddly challenge at Sentimental Sundays this week i've decided to make a corner bookmark for my hubby who is playing Fallout: new Vegas and has the biggest Stragety Guide ever and now he can find which quest he is on my easily and the sentiment just some up's how i feel about him too! and of course walking wombat is uber cute and cuddly to me!LOL....anyways! Here it is:

Here's what it looks like when the Guide is closed:


Tickled Pink Stamps Walking Wombat Digi
TLC Sentiment
Sizziz Scallop Alteration Die
Bakers Twine, Buttons and Safety Pin from Stash
White Gel Pen for faux stitching
Pokey Tool


Cooking it up with Katie challenge 54 - Animals with colourful buttons

Crafts and Me Challenge27 - Anything Goes

Phindys place challenge 49 - all about animals

Sisterhood of Crafts challenge - Lets hear it for the boys

Southern Girls Challenge - Add a Animal

Tickled Pink Stamps FB Page  - Corner Bookmark

Tickled Pink Stamps Challenge 12 - One for the lads

Totally papercrafts challenge 59 - Cute and Cuddly

Tuesday Throwdown 41 - Anything but a card

Wee Memories Challenge 49 - Anything Goes

Remeber to go and check out the other DT Girlies they have created some stunners!


Wednesday, 23 March 2011

Cutie Henry strike again!

Hello everyone! I know little Henry with Love Balloon strikes again! But how can you not ink in him and bring him to life he is such a sweetie! Im entering my card into the Guest Designer Call for Whiff of Joy Stamps as if you don't give it a go you'll never know and i'd love making the rolled flowers they are so easy to make yet look really fab!

So here is my card with my fav colours at the mo brown, orange, blue, yellow and a bit of grey:

MME True Blue Papers
Whiff of Joy Henry with Love Balloon
TLC Creations Sentiment
Bakers Twine
Pokey Tool
Distress Tool

I'm also entering teh following Challenge:

Whiff of Joy Challenge 100 - Anything Goes


Saturday, 19 March 2011

Have a Cupcake!

Hey Everyone hope your all well! Here's a card ive made using 'Cute as a Cupcake' from Pollycraft's Swings and Slides Collection and how adorable is she?! At the mo i seem to really love oranges, blues and browns at the mo as that seems to be getting my mojo going and as you all i know i dont like to be the 'norm' and i find that this colour combo can work for both male and female cards too! For a change i've made a spring card!


My Minds Eye True Blue Papers
Pollycraft 'Have a Cupcake' Digi and sentiments are clear stamps from Docrafts

Spellbinders Nestabilities Circle Die
Buttons and Thread  from Stash
Pokey Tool


Craft us crazy challenge 3 - cel-e-brate good times

Fun at Fairy Knoll Challenge 42 - Birthday 

Kaboodle Doodles Challenge 58 - Happy Birthday

Papertake Weekly - Trio Tastic

Polly craft challenge 84 - teen cards

Simon Says Challenge - Happy Birthday

Stamp Something Challenge - Sweet

The shabby tearoom week 53 - party time

Top tip tuesday challenge 25 - birthday

Totally Papercrafts Challenge 58 - Buttons

Friday, 18 March 2011

Lil Lad Eric

Hey Peeps! How can you not reisit in having a play with the new releases of the lil lad and sentiments from Tickled Pink are they are sooooo totally awesome!!! Ive decided to ink up Eric as he is one uber cool dude with a hint of geek which totally reminds me of my lush hubby! I decided to make him uber big nearly 6 inchs tall so i had plenty of fun inking him in!


My Minds Eye True Blue Papers ( i am soooo in lurve with these!)
Tickled Pink Lil Lad Eric Digi and TLC Creations Sentiment
Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles
Pokey Tool
Arrow and Buttons from Stash
Paperclip and staples from the kitchen draw


Charisma Cardz challenge 11 - to die for

Clear it out challenge 2 - buttons

Digi Doodles Shops Best challenge 51 - anything goes

I Love Promarkers challenge 57 -  mens cards

Incy wincy designs challenge 85 - for boys

Oh La La Creations Challenge 75 - Its a man thing

Shelly's Images - anything goes challenge

Simon says stamp some stars challenge

Tickled Pink Stamps Challenge 11 - Off the Scrap desk! (Ive used staples and a paper clip!)

The crafty pad challenge 112 - buttons

Have a fab weekend everyone!

Saturday, 12 March 2011

Good Luck Card

Hey peeps hope your all well! Well i don't know where our sunshine has gone in yorkshire as its pretty gloomy at the mo so fingers crossed it will brighten up!

Here is a Good luck card ive made using 'good luck' from the new collection swings and slides from Pollycraft, how adorable is she?! So if you havent checked out the new collection do so here and grab yourselves a bargain! Also i've made it to get in St. Paddy's day mood with lots of green! Yay for St Paddy's day! The papers i've used are from Cupcake Cards n Craft are Jolly Holly Digi papers would you believe it?! Mandy's papers are soo verstaile i love them!


Cupcake Cards n Crafts Jolly Holly Digi Papers
Pollycraft 'Good Luck' Digi
Whimsey 'Good luck' Digi Sentiment
Sizzix Tim Holtz Alteration Scallop Die
Pokey Tool


AI factory Challenge 71 -  Luck o'the Irish

Allsorts challenge week 94  - Luck o' the Irish

Card makin mamas challenge 16 - Go green

Crafty ho's challenge - St patricks day

Creative card crew challenge - no flowers

Delicious Doodles Challenge 16 - use green

Fun at Fairy Knoll Challenge 41- St patricks day

Fussy and Fancy Challenge - sketch

house of gilli go green challenge

Kaboodle doodles challange 57 - go green

If the shoe fits scrap it challenge 70 - if your feeling lucky

Little red wagon challenge - St patrick day 

Mami Doodles Challenge 21 - Monochromatic green

Meljen Challenge 49 - Green

Paper play challenge week 10 - shades of green/good luck

Patties Creations Design Challenge 17 - Go green 

Pennys challenge 48 - going green

Going Grey with Scrap Creations Challenge - Going Green    

Scrappy frogs good luck challenge

Shelly's Images Something green Challenge

Sew Many Cards Challenge 46 - St patricks day

Stampinsanity challenge - holy guacamole with a hint of green

Tellen's Place Challenge - St patricks day

The corrosive challenge 106 - going green

The Shabby tea room week 52 luck o' the irish challenge

Phew thats a list and half wow st paddy's day is popular!

Have a great weekend! Hugz x

Friday, 11 March 2011

Playing with my new stash!

Happy Friday everyone!! I had won a £10 gift certificate to use at Crafty Emma's store and lots of digis from Pollycraft Designs and decided to have a play with my goodies that i had ordered from Emma so watch this space for my creations using the new digis as i can't decide which to ink up first LOL So here it is:

MME True Blue Papers
Wiff of Joy Henry with Love Balloon Rubber Stamp
Sentiment - TLC Creations
Sizzix Alteration Scallop Die
Pokey Tool and Thread for Stitching
Buttons and Flowers from my long forgotten stash!
Paper pieced Henry's balloon also


Belli challenge 112 - animals

Do you stack up challenge 10 - layers

Flourishes timless tuesday challenge 108 - sew 

Little claire's challenge 2 - flowers

Paper sundaes challenge 59 - stripes

Sarah hurley challenge 33 - flowers

Simon says.....anything goes challenge

Wee memories challenge46 - woodland animals

Whiff of joy challenge 99 - blooms and buttons

Wild orchid challenge 18 - anything goes


Instyle Stamps March Colour Challenge - DT Card

Hey Peeps this month's colour challenge is this yummy pallete of colours over at Instyle Stamps! Perfect for those Spring cards!

Here is my card using 'Patty egg' which is available here as either as a single or treat yourself to the full set!! Well why not?


Sentiment ticket made by Chris  so please give her thanks if you use them!
Instyle Stamps Patty Egg Digi
Scraps of Papers from Stash
Pokey Tool and Thread for Stitching
Buttons from Stash


Alys sunday challenge - anything goes

Craft your passion challenge 48 - anything goes

Incy wincy designs challenge 84 - pastel colours

Lexis creations challenge 35 - Easter

Paper playtime challenge 40 - digi mondays anything goes

Stamp challenges march digi day challenge

The secret crafter saturday challenge 124

Hope to see you there!


Friday, 4 March 2011

Another BD Card

Hey Peeps! I thought i'd might as well build my stash of birthday cards in case i forget anyone's birthday as i have done in the past! LOL I really love 'Francessca' Kraftin Kimmie Stamp as its such a great birthday card image! Also saw the skecth over at CPS and thought why not have a go i fancied a challenge!


Zoe Pearns Designs So Sweet Papers and Journal Tag
Kraftin kimmie 'Francesca' Rubber Stamp and Digi Sentiment from TLC Creations
Sizzix Alterations Die Scallops
Buttons from Stash
Pokey Tool


Bearlymine challenge 5 - birthday card

Card positioning systems - sketch 207

Craft you passion Challenge 47 - girly girl

Digital tuesday challenge - celebrations

Dream valley challenge 1 - anything goes

Kraftin kimmie challenge 67 - scoopy scallops

Pixie dust studio challenge 64 - polka dots

Papertake weekly challenge - anything goes

Passion for promarkers challenge 89 - sugar rush

Stamps r us challenge - just us girls



Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Cupcake Craftroom Challenge 3

Thanks to everyone who joined in with our L'Amour Challenge at Cupcake Craftroom, we had a great turn out and hope you can join us again for this month's challenge ...  the theme for March is Monochromatic! So lets get's our classy or even funky craft on and use those black and whites and some grey!

I've gone for a funky yet grunchy look as soon as i saw these papers from the Little Black Box collection i just thought of distressing time and as you can see from the rest of DT Girlies the papers are so versatile they can be used for any occassion! Up for grabs this month One lucky winner will receive our new release 'Little Black Box' paper collection!  

Here is my card:

Cupcake cards n Craft Little Black Box Digi Papers
Simply Betty School Boy Miller Digi and Raindrop Echo Sally's Sentiments (Which Ann made with my quotes!)
Spellbinders Nestabilities Circle Die, Quickutz Star and Button Die ( I love my button die you can create the perfect coloured button to match!)
Pokey Tool and white Thread for stitching
Distressing Tool