Tuesday, 31 July 2012



Hi everyone,

I meant to post this last week but with one thing or another it slipped my mind.

This month is a special one for me, the 5th July was my 2nd blogversary, tomorrow is my 8th Wedding anniversary and the 30th is my 30th birthday!

So i have an extra special blog candy for you, i was going to one big ones but i thought 3 smaller ones, what do you think? You can enter all 3 (you may need to link to posts rather than your blog)

All you need to do is:

  •  pop the above picture on your blog somewhere
  • Be a follower (although this isn't essential) 
  • Spread the word 

So the first one is a RUBBER STAMP candy - which will include at least 10 stamps
you can enter that here:

The second is a PAPER candy - which will include over 100 sheets of various sizes and colours
Enter that here:


And the third will be an EMBELLISHMENT candy and will include, ribbons, gems, flowers, peel offs, brads etc etc
Enter that here

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Sunday, 22 July 2012

That Craft Place DT - Steampunk

This week at That Craft Place  our new theme is STEAMPUNK chosen by Dawn

This Challenge we are proud to be sponsored by Indigo Blu 

If your needing any new craft stash please come on over to pop over
where the wonderful Lisa will be very happy to help you 

We also have a Facebook group were we all have a chat and look at the wonderful 
yummies thats up for sale ....and why don't you hop on over to the shop blog. Where all the DT add idea's through out the 
fortnight challenge ...

Right here is my card

I have used a Simply B Stamp that will be coming to That Craft Place very soon.  I have coloured her with promarkers and inked around the edge with distress ink.
I haven't a clue where the papers are from, i'm afraid as they were in my scrap box.  
The flowers and ribbon are from That craft Place 
I hope you like it, i have trouble with Steampunk and am never confident with the final result!
Thanks for looking.

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Thursday, 19 July 2012

Charisma Cardz - Favourite Animal


This week at Charisma Cardz we have a fun and fab challenge  YOUR FAVOURITE ANIMAL chosen by Allison!

We have 2 fab sponsors too as always! 

I have many favourite animals dogs, bears, pandas, monkeys but my all time favourite is elephants.  I have always loved elephants since i was a tiny girl and went to London Zoo and had a ride on one, i wanted to take it home with me.

Anyway onto my card:

I have used this gorgeous digi from Mo Manning called I forgot.  I coloured with promarkers and the background is done with distress inks (although i am not happy with the grass)
The papers are Wild Rose Studio Strawberry Picnic
The velvet ribbon is from my local market and was a bargain at 50p for 2 metres!!
The flowers are glittered with stickles and are from Wild Orchid Crafts 
The pearls were in my stash.

Thanks for looking 

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

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Monday, 16 July 2012

Incy Wincy DT - Dust it Off

Time for another challenge at Incy Wincy and this week our theme is DUST IT OFF, we would like you to use something old that you haven't used in a while or something you have brought and not got round to using

We are sponsored by the fab Tiddly Inks

So my dusted off item is this glitter card, i have had it for ages, i brought quite a few sheets of it as i love the colour.

I coloured Wryn in promarkers and stickled her wings, i then chalked the background.

The papers are from Back to Basics range from Dovecraft 
The gorgeous frame is cut using a Sizzix die

Thank you for looking

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

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Thursday, 12 July 2012

Just Inspirational DT

Time for another challenge at Just Inspirational Challenges and this week we are sponsored by 


And this week we have a little treat for you 
As a special little freebie to you lovely people Kate has made a sheet of 8 sentiments to be given away to everyone who enters this weeks challenge. 

If you would like these sentiments sent to you, please email Kate at
putting 'JIC WK37 ENTRY' in the subject line and let her know the number of your entry and your email address. 
Please do not share these sentiments with anyone, they are for your own personal use and not to be shared, sold or given away. If any of your friends would like them please get them to have a go at entering our challenge this week, then they can get the sentiments too.

This weeks inspiration is this yummy image!

I have used 2 images from Scrappers Delight and merged them together and coloured them with promarkers

Her wings have been stickled and cut along with the flower for the out of the box technique

The papers are from Craftwork Cards.
The flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts 
The leaves are cut from a Memory Box die
Gems were in my stash

Thanks for looking i would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Love to Create -   - 16/07
Elke Kaart Een Feestje - (Formerly  Karens Doodles NL - Summertime - 17/07
{Pin}spirational - photo inspiration  -17/07
Fashionista Challenge - Things with Wings - 17/07

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Monday, 9 July 2012

The Crazy Challenge DT - Christmas in July

This week at The Crazy Challenge we have the theme of Christmas in July!  If you haven't started your Christmas cards yet, why not?  It's not that long now

We have 2 fab sponsors as always



I have used this cute snowman from LEJ

He is coloured with flexmarkers.
The paper is from Dovecraft Back to Basics
I put stickles around the edge but it smudged!! and when i took this photo it was still wet!
The sentiment is from Kanban
The rest of the items were in my stash.

Thanks for looking 

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Thursday, 5 July 2012

Charisma Cardz DT

Time for another challenge at Charisma Cardz and this week we have a fab Sketch chosen by Carissa!

Our two fab sponsors this week are....

Simon Says Stamp

Who are offering one lucky winner a $20 voucher to their online shop!!


Pink Cat Studio
Who are offering one lucky winner 5 digi's of their choice!

I have used this sweet little girl from Pink Cat Studio, she is coloured with promarkers and mounted on glitter card (i will try and get some more pics on soon)

The pink checked paper is Crafts Too, the second paper is Fizzy Moon and the third is Dovecraft Back to Basics.
The sentiment is Forever Friends 

Thanks for looking 

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Monday, 2 July 2012

Patriotism at Incy Wincy!

This week at Incy Wincy we are being all patriotic! We would like you to use colours from your country.  I am from the UK so my colours are Red White and Blue!

and we are sponsored by the fabulous Saturated Canary

I used 'Tourist' and coloured her with promarkers.  I don't do black hair often, but felt like a change this time.

The red paper is from a pad that was free in a magazine a while ago, the blue spotty is Portebello Road and the white is from Craftwork Crafts.

The sentiment is Kanban
The flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts
Everything else is from my stash.

Thank you for looking and keep an eye out for something special coming tonight

I would like to enter into the following challenges:

Bearly Mine - Anything Goes - 02/07
Crafty Sentiments - Red White and Blue - 02/07
I Love Promarkers - Anything Goes - 03/07
Cute Card Thursday - Patriotic - 04/07
Moving Along With The Times - Happy Birthday - 04/07
Saturated Canary - Red White and Blue - 04/07
SJ Crafts - Red White and blue - 18/07

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