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Saturday, 31 December 2011

FAYE AND FREDDIE.............

Morning all............

Hope you are all well today....and getting ready to celebrate a New Year.....! I'm having a quiet one..just how I like it...and then tomorrow all the dec's come down...and a good spring clean..yep I'm so sad..lol...!

Anyway...onto my wee creation and I have used another Sugar Nellie stamp and this cutie is called Faye...and look at her lil' friend Freddie...isn't he just so adorable.....! I have used my new nestie "Holly Motifs" and used some of the waste from the die cut to make an embellishment on the image... I have also used my trusted Nitwits and butterflies too :o)

and here she is....


 Faye & Freddie ~ Sugar Nellie @ Funky Kits


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Items Used

Stamp ~ Sugar Nellie @ Funky Kits
Papers ~ Nitwits "Promises Too"
Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Flexmarkers, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Butterflies ~ Tonic Punches
Stickles ~ Stardust
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)

So that's all from me today.....Sorry I haven't been much the last couple of days'...been a tad busy at work but I have a few day's off now to catch up with you all..!

So I before I go I would love to wish you all a 
and I will catch ya all laters....

Friday, 30 December 2011

SUGAR NELLIE DT CARD ~ CHARLOTTE....

Morning all...........!

Hope you are all well today and are you preparing for New Years Eve?? I'm not a big lover of this...normally stay at home and have a few friends over...and then I think to myself...Oops another year older...lol...!

Anyway...onto my card and I have used another gorgeous Sugar Nellie stamp...and this is sweet Charlotte..and I so love her wee shoes...! I remember wearing something very similar many years ago as a teen...and they were my all time faves...gosh.. now that was a long time ago...lol...!

I have teamed her up again with some Nitwits, Lace, some nestie corners and a wooden flower....and not forgetting my butterflies... :o)

and here she is....

Charlotte ~ Sugar Nellie @ Funky kits


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Items Used

Stamp ~ Sugar Nellie @ Funky Kits
Papers ~ Nitwits "Tippy Toes Too"
Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Butterflies ~ Tonic Punches
Stickles ~ Diamond
Corner Nesties ~ Holly Motifs
Flower ~ Ally Pally
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)

I'm also entering this wee cutie in The Sugar Bowl Challenge # 74 ~ Maria Therese's gorgeous sketch


So that's all from me today....I'm at work all day....So I will catch up with you all laters..

have a super day..

Thursday, 29 December 2011

SOMETHING DIFFERENT........ :o)

Morning all........!

Hope you are all well today...I'm back to work this morning....but after Friday I'm only working one day next week...so plenty of crafty time for me then....!

So today I'm showing you something a little different from me...NO stamped image..! I have been playing with my felt Steve bought me for Christmas and I have made a giant flower for my card..! I have used some gorgeous Nitwits...lots of different shaped nesties, butterflies and ribbon...

and here it is....


A college card...!


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Items Used

Papers ~ Nitwits "Fairytale Too"
Nesties ~ Ironworks Accents, Circles & Circles Scallops
Flower ~ Nesties "Labels D"
Pearls, Brads & Spacers ~ The Hobbyhouse
Button ~ Stash
Butterflies ~ Tonic & Martha Stewart Punches
Leaves ~ Marianne Creatables
 Stickles ~ Stardust

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)

So I hope you likey...it made a lovely change but still took me as long as it would to colour an image...lol...!

So that's all from me...hope you all have a lovely day...
...and I'll catch ya laters....

Wednesday, 28 December 2011

THE STAMP BASKET DT CARD ~ WEE GEORGE........!

Morning all............!

Hope you are all well today....and not eaten to many choccies...lol...! I have eaten far to much over the festive holiday's and I need to go on a serious diet in the New Year....Oops....!

Anyway....onto my card and I have used Snowball George again from The Stamp Basket...and I think he is so adorable..! This time I have made a simple card...and using my nesties to crop the image...to give him a different look :o)

and here he is....


Snowball George ~ Molly Blooms


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Items Used

All available at The Stamp Basket

Stamp ~ Snowball George ~ Molly Blooms
Button ~ Christmas Mix
Stickles ~ Diamond
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards

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Papers ~ Nitwits "Snow Folk Too"
Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Cheesecloth ~ Stash
Nesties

So do pop over to The Stamp Basket....there is a SALE still on and George is at a reduced price too...!

So before I go I thought I share with you a little make my Steve has done for me..


It's for my Stickles...!

I'm forever shaking them upside down....and I thought this would be just perfect for storing them..!
So if any of you are interested just send me an wee e-mail :o)

So that's all from me today...hitting the sales then hopefully have a bit of a play time this afternoon..!

Hope you all have a super day...and I'll catch ya laters...

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

SWEET BLOSSOM.................................

Morning all.......!

I hope you are all enjoying the festive holiday's....and got loads of new crafty stash...! My lovely Steve bought me a few items including the new X-cut heart nesties (plain & scalloped), some lovely ribbon and lace, a couple of pretty Spellbinder dies including the holly motifs (Mmmm yummy...!) and some felt...and of course some stamps....so me thinks I might be a little busy in my crafty room...lol....!

So onto my card and I have used a gorgeous Wee stamp from my lovely crafty mate Elaine. I won this pretty stamp and some other items from her blog this month...So a big thank you Elaine...I just love her :o) I have teamed her up with some gorgeous Echo Park papers ( thanks Elaine )...a flourish, punched flower and Butterflies and plenty of stickles too....

And here she is....


Sweet Blossom ~ Wee Stamps


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Items Used

Stamp ~ Wee Stamps
Papers ~ Echo Park "A walk in the park"
Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Flourish ~ Nesties "Floral Flourish"
Flower ~ NS "Poinsettia"
Butterflies ~ Tonic Punches
Stickles ~ Diamond
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)

So that's all from me today....having a play day...and hopefully catch up with you all too...

So have a lovely bank holiday...and I hope you eating  plenty of chocolate too...lol....!

Sunday, 25 December 2011

Saturday, 24 December 2011

PICTURE POSE..................

Morning all..............!

Well it's one more sleep to go before the big day....and are we all ready...lol....!
I'm quiet pleased to be at work this morning...it's lovely to be away from all the mad rush and me thinks I'm already for tomorrow.....!

So today I'm showing you one of my new stamps from Simply Sassy....and I think she could be one of my new faves from this range...I have teamed her up with some Nitwits, flourish and some netting I found while I was sorting my craft room out a couple of weeks ago...

and here she is....


Picture Pose ~ Simply Sassy @ Sugar Nellie


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Items Used

Stamp ~ Simply Sassy @ Sugar Nellie
Papers ~ Nitwits "Grin & Bear It Too"
Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Flourish ~ Nesties "Floral Flourishes"
Nesties ~ Ironworks Motifs
Wooden Flower ~ Ally Pally
Netting ~ Stash
Pearls & Brad ~ The Hobbyhouse
Stickles ~ Diamond
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)

So that's all from me....but before I go I would just like to wish you all a lovely Christmas...


....hope you all have a good one...and get lots of new crafty stash...lol...

So please take care....and hopefully I will catch you all laters...

Friday, 23 December 2011

EXCITING NEWS.....................!

Afternoon Peeps.....!

Well I have a wee secret I would love to share with you this afternoon...and I'm so excited the lovely and talented Teresa has asked me :o)

Teresa will be opening her new Papercrafting Store called "MY CRAFTY HEART" on the Saturday 14th January....and she has asked me to be part of her DT team...! Well I thought about it for a milli second and said yeah.....!
MCH will be selling some of your favourite items...including....
  • My mind Eye
  • Basic Grey
  • Authentique
  • Prima
  • Gorjuss Girls
  • Hero Arts
  • Tim Holtz Distress Inks
  • Glossy Accents
  • Martha Stewart Punches
  • Loads of sparkly & Pearly Bits....!
  • Memory Box Dies
  • Teresa own resin Flowers & Roses
  • Plus all your lovely ribbons & embellies
And Teresa has her own digi's too.....So watch this space for some sneak peeks from early January.....!

The Website isn't up and running yet....but it will be "live" on the 14th January....and as soon as it is we will let you all know :o)

My lovely teamies who will be joining me are..

Donna ~ My Happy Place
Ira ~ Ira's Crea' Corner
 Mel ~ Exclusively by Mel
Sue ~ Sue's Crafty Haven
Vicky ~ Sticky with Icky

So that's my fabulous news...and a perfect end to a very busy....but enjoyable year....!

 Thanks for popping by....and I hope you all have a lovely evening...and wow I have 600 followers too...So a big hello to you all...........!

Catch ya laters...

SUGAR NELLIE DT CARD ~ I GRANT YOU ONE WISH........

Morning all..............!

Ooh not long now to the big day.....I'm only doing a short day today....but I am working tomorrow morning then I'm not back to work till Thursday....So not to bad me thinks... :o)

So onto my wee creation and I have used another of the very cute fairy stamps from the Sugar Nellie Christmas range...and again me thinks it's perfect for anytime of the year...
I have teamed her up with some Nitwits, lace, seam binding and a wee butterfly...

and here she is....


I grant you one wish ~ Sugar Nellie @ Funky Kits


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Items Used

Stamp ~ Sugar Nellie @ Funky Kits
Papers ~ Nitwits "Harvest Delights Too"
Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Flexmarkers, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Nesties ~ Ironworks Motifs
Seam Binding ~ The Ribbon Girls
Butterfly ~ MS Punch
Stickles ~ Diamond
Distress ink ~ Faded Jeans

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments :o)

So that's not all from me today....I have some exciting news to share with you all laters...
 See you all soon...

Thursday, 22 December 2011

DIGISTAMP BOUTIQUE DT CARD ~ SNOW PEOPLE

Morning all................!

Hope you are all well.....I know there are loads of nasty bugs around at the mo, so I'm sending big hugs to those who are having a bad time with them and lets hope you all be well for Christmas :o)

So onto my card today and I have the pleasure to showcase a gorgeous image from DigiStamp Boutique. This cute Snowman is from a special offer this month..and I think it's perfect for the last minute Christmas cards we need in a hurry...Oops...!

and here he is.....


Snow People ~ DigiStamp Boutique


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Items Used

Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
Embossing folder ~ Cuttlebug "Swiss Dots"
Nesties ~ Lace Doily Motifs
Gems ~ Stash
Snowflakes ~ Tonic Punch
Stickles ~ Crystal
Nesties

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)

So do pop over to DSG...loads of fabulous offers on at the mo....including



and 


....so perfect for those Valentine cards we will be making soon.....!

So that's all from me today.....I'm at work so I will catch up with you all laters...

Take care.....and 3 more sleeps to go...!


Wednesday, 21 December 2011

THE STAMP BASKET DT CARD ~ SPRING IS BACK.................!

Morning all..............!

Well I have been up since the crack of dawn.....been to Asda's already to get the last of my bit's...just a couple of items Steve need to get on Friday when I'm at work...and that's it for another year....Phewwww...lol...!

Anyway....onto my DT card for The Stamp Basket...and I have used a lovely stamp from Sarah Kay... I really love these pretty images...and I have teamed her up with some Nitwits and some gorgeous lace too....

and here she is....


Spring is Back ~ Sarah Kay ~ Stampavie


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Items Used ~ From the Stamp Basket

Stamp ~ Stampavie "Sarah Kay"
Lace ~ Dovecraft flat white lace 2 1/4"
Stickles ~ Diamond
Card Blank ~ Craftwork cards

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Colouring medium ~ Spectrum Noirs, Chalks & Pencils
Papers ~ Nitwits
all other items from stash

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments too :o)

So don't forget there is a SALE going on over at The Stamp Basket too...!

So that's all from me today....must dash got loads to do...and fingers crossed I can get to have a wee play too....!

have a super day.....stay warm....and I'll catch ya all laters...