Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Diva's by Design - DT Card - Pretty Pearls

Morning peeps.  I am so excited and also a wee bit nervous.  The lovely Rebekah over at DIVAS BY DESIGN had a design call and I applied and little old me was one of the lucky girls to be chosen.  This is my first week's card.  Our theme this week is:- PRETTY PEARLS.

Our sponsor is:-


My 8 x 8 DT Card

Products Used

Digi Image:- Fae3 - Fitztown (This has been discontinued, not sure if it is now a rubber stamp)
Graph'it Markers
Main Dp:- Heartfelt - Lili of the Valley and Raspberry Road Designs
Topper Dp's:- Antebellum - Lili of the Valley and Raspeberry Road Designs
Dies:- Pierced Rectangles Stax - Die-namics - MFT
          Precious Hearts - 98474
          Pippi Butterfly - 98508 (Glittered)
          Isabella Butterfly - 98507 - Memory Box
Pearl Swirls from The Hobby House
Sentiment Computer Generated

Thank you for looking and do have fun playing the Challenge this week.



Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Through the Craft Room Door Challenge - 19th August - 26th August

Morning peeps.  It is time once again for another super and very easy Challenge to start over at THROUGH THE CRAFT ROOM DOOR  Where is is always ANYTHING GOES.

The sponsor this week is:-

The prize is a Subscription to the fantastic on line magazine.

Twisted Double Easel

Whole Card

Left Hand Side

Right Hand Side

Products Used
Cut a piece of card stock 20cm x 29cm
Score down the middle of the 20cm side.
On the 29cm side score and cut 10cm in from one side down to middle line.  Do the same 10cm in from the other side leaving a section for your sentiment.  You can of coarse make the sentiment section smaller by adjusting the length to smaller then 29 to start or making the sides larger to fit the images you are using.  mat accordingly.
Images are from Sketch Pad - Set 4 - True Love - Lili of the Valley
Dp's:- Crab Apple Lane - Country Lady - Lili of the Valley and Nit Wit Collections by Mary Fran
Vintage Lace - Royale - JU0899 - Marianne Designs - This was part of a candy that I won from my good friend blogging pal SUE
Sentiment Computer generated
Roses for Stops are from my stash

Thank you for looking and do have fun playing the Challenge.

10 Challenges Entered - Anything Goes - Anything Goes - Anything Goes



Sunday, 17 August 2014

Scribble & Scrap Challenge #25 Guest Designer Card

Morning peeps.  Hope you are all well.  I was thrilled to be asked by Lexie to Guest Design this fortnights Challenge over at SCRIBBLE AND SCRAP  Where the Challenge theme is always ANYTHING GOES.

My 7 x 7 GDT Card

Products Used

Image from :-  Vintage Sheet 14 - Sku 0067 Scribble and Scrap I have put it through Coral Paint Shop Pro to make it sepia as it comes black and white.
7 x 7 Pure Kraft Card Blank - Anna Marie Designs
Dp:- Woodland Wishes - Lili of the Valley and Nitwit Collections
Antique Linen D.I.
Dies:- Timeless Rectangles - S5-158 - Spellbinders
          Crochet Corner - 957 - Poppy Stamps
Sentiment Stamp - Christmas Postcards - Little Claire Designs
Flowers were bought from Stevenage Stamperama Craft Fair and were either from The Hobby House or Anna Marie Designs.  I bought lots of things from both stands so not quite sure.  I am more leaning to The Hobby House though!!!
Lace / Metal Sentiment and Father Christmas are from my stash.

Thank you for looking and do have tremendous fun playing this Challenge

16 Challenges Entered - Flowers - Die Cuts and Lace - Anything Goes - Anything Goes - Use some metal - Anything Goes


Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Creative Card Crew Challenge#68 DT Card

Morning Peeps.  Well it is time for the first Challenge of August(Can't Believe IT) for CREATIVE CARD CREW.  This fortnight the theme is EMBOSSING(wet or dry)  We have two sponsor's again this time.

Prize:- Surprise! Dies/and or Acrylic Stamps

Prize :- 3 Digi's

My A5 Portrait DT Card

Products Used

Cardstock :- Snow White Hint of Silver Centura Pearl - Crafter's Companion
                     Deep Ocean Shimmer - Limetree Crafts
Embossing Folder :- Embossalicious
Watch :- Silver Clocks - HHCS04 - The Hobby House
Ribbons and Bow are from my stash.

Have Fun.

9 Challenges Entered - Anything Goes Ch#224 - Anything Goes - Anything Goes

Big Hugs


Friday, 8 August 2014


Morning peeps.  Hope you are all well?  Those poorly I wish you better soon.   Today's card is just because  I want too.

My 7 x 7 Card

Products Used

Stamp :- Gathering - 40-264 - Mo Jennings - Penny Black Slapstick
7 x 7 Pure Kraft Card Blank - Anna Marie Designs
Main Dp- Simple Joys - Lili of the Valley and Nit Wit Collections.  Other papers are also from various different L.O.T.V. Pads.
Dies :- Petite Scalloped Circles Large -  S4 - 115 - Spellbinders
           Delicate Fern - 98341 - Memory Box
Sentiment Stamp :- Christmas Post Cards - Little Claire Designs
Flowers :- Christmas Paper Flowers - Red and Green - 5839851000 - Hobbycraft
Other sentiments are from my stash.

Thank you for looking.

16 Challenges Entered - Dies/Alcohol Markers/Flowers - Anything Goes - Anything Goes - Anything Goes - Anything Goes Anything Goes - Anything Goes


Thursday, 7 August 2014

Fitztown GDT Card - Challenge#42 - Anything Goes


Morning peeps.  I was so thrilled to be asked back once again to Guest Design for this fortnight’s Challenge over at FITZTOWN CHALLENGE BLOG  Challenge#42 – ANYTHING GOES.  I was lucky enough to Guest Design twice in May and once in June this year and now this  time.  I hope they haven’t got fed up with me over there but I just adore the Fitztown images, the are just a dream to work with.

My GDT Card

Open showing all three panels

Front  Panel Using:- Cameo15
Graphit Markers – Hair:- 1210-1230-1250-1270-1280
Promarkers - Face / Body :- Ivory-Vanilla-Oatmeal-Blush
Dress and Jacket:- Soft Peach-Star Fish-Peach

Sakura Glitter Pens

Middle Panel :- Using Cameo 16
Promarkers – Skin:- Ivory-Vanilla-Blush-Oatmeal
Hair :- Sandstone – Caramel – Burnt Sienna
Coat:- Warm Grey1-Warm Grey2
Hat:- Budding Rose
Flower :- Dusky Rose and Pear Green
Sakura Glitter Pens

Dp’s Used through out are:- Antebellum and Pressed In Time  both from – Lili of the Valley and Raspberry Road Designs.
The Dies used are :- Opulent Ovals – S5-160 – Spellbinders – Lace Corner Deco B – B162 – Cheery Lynn Designs
Hope you have fun playing this super easy Challenge.

16 Challenges Entered - Dies/Digis Anything Goes - Anything but a Square



Tuesday, 5 August 2014

Through the Craft Room Door 5th August Challenge

Morning peeps, it is that lovely time once again for a new Challenge to start over at THROUGH THE CRAFT ROOM DOOR  Our theme as usual is ANYTHING GOES  but please remember TWO ENTRIES ONLY.
Our sponsor this week is :-

My 8 x 8 DT Card

Products Used
8 x 8 Square Card Blank - Anna Marie Designs
Digi Image :- Fruit Hat from Doodle Pantry (Sentiment is from the same Digi Sheet)
Old Paper D.I.
Dp's - Heart Felt - Lili of the Valley and Raspberry Road Designs
Dies:- Radiant Rectangles - S5-161 - Spellbinders
           Flower Basket - CR1208 - Marianne Design
           Butterfly In - B205 - Cheery Lynn Designs
           Decorative Cartouches - ACD 205 - Tattered Lace
Wooden Strawberries and Pearls are from my Stash.

Thank you for looking and do have fun playing this very easy Challenge.

15 Challenges Entered Anything Goes Anything Goes