Thursday, 27 September 2012

Tilda

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Hi Everyone,

The weather is a lot quieter today. Going swimming later with hubby, Matthew isn't going today, he has to go to the Doctors, he has something on the bottom of his foot, not sure what it is.

Onto my Card

Blank white card
Dovecraft Vintage Christmas papers
WOC Flowers and leaves
Tilda Stamp
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Papermania Christmas Sentiment
Cheesecloth
Pearls

I am entering this card into the following Challenges

For Fun Challenges - Must use a Stamp
Penny Black and More Challenge - Early Christmas makes
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #182 - Bling it on
Fashionista Challenge # 7 - Anything goes Christmas
Whimsy Inspirations Challenge # 51 - Anything Goes

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Christmas wishes

Hi Everyone,

Hope no one was flooded yesterday, those storms were awful, it is still raining here but not as bad as yesterday.

Onto my card

White Blank Card
Purple Card
Fizzy Moon Christmas papers
Gorjuss Stamp
Ribbon
Papermania sentiment
Liquid Pearls
Pearl heart
Promarkers and Flexmarkers

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Creative Card Crew Challenge # 20 - Purple
Try it on a Tuesday Challenge # 2 - Lots of Layers
The Paper Shelter Challenge # 83 - Anything Goes
My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge # 76 - Stars ( there are stars on the girls dress) if this is not right please delete.
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Anything Goes


Tuesday, 25 September 2012

DT card for The Stamping Boutique

Hi Everyone,

Hope all is well in Blogland, hope no one has been flooded, isn't the weather foul. This is my DT card for The Stamping Boutique, this week it is embossing wet or dry. My craft room is just about finished, the walls and woodwork is all painted I just have to get a new curtain rail and then put the curtains up and some pictures on the wall. hopefully it will be all done by the weekend.

Onto my Card.

White Scalloped Blank Card
Green co-ordinations card
The stamping boutique Digi Santa with Audrey
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
White Flower soft.
X-cut embossed holly punch
Pearls
Ribbon
Pink Petticoat sentiment
Snowflake embossing folder

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Paper Makeup Challenge # 55 - Anything goes
 Love to Create Challenge # 34 - Anything Goes
ABC Christmas Challenge -S is for Santa



Friday, 21 September 2012

A quick update

Hi Everyone,

Hope all is well in blogland. Just a quick update, to let you know my craft room is nearly finished. I have to do one more coat on the wall as it was dark blue and red, my daughter picked these colours for our grandson when he was younger, so this will be the third coat of paint, then it will be the gloss paint for the woodwork. Hopefully I will working in there by the weekend. I will take some picturesso you can see it.

Wednesday, 19 September 2012

A Gift for You

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Hi Everyone,

Hope you are all well. Yesterday I started my Craft Room, filled all the holes, today I will sand all the Woodwork and then wash it all down, ready for painting.

Onto my Card

Kraft Card
Brown Pearlescent Card
Papermania Timeless Papers
Sugar Nellie Digi
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Christmas Ribbon
White Pearl Heart
Snowflake stamp
Stickles Star Dust

I am entering this card into the following Challenges

Creative Craft Challenge - Anything Goes
Papelitos Challenge # 12 - Anything Goes
Oldie but a Goodie Challenge - Show us your Ribbon ( Stickles, Pearl heart and papers are all over six months)
Sketch n Stash Challenge # 96 - Sketch  ( the Stickles, Pearl  Heart and Papers are all over 6 months old
the rest is new)

Tuesday, 18 September 2012

DT Card

Hi Everyone,

Hope you are all well. It is a cold morning here in Inverness, a good day for crafting.I will also be going to buy the paint for my new craft room today.

Onto my card

White scalloped blank card
Blue card
Papermania papers
Stamping Boutique digi Audrey goes Back to School
LOTV sentiment
Tonic Punch Butterflies
WOC flowers
Distressing Tool
Doily
Pearls

I am entering this card into the following Challenges

Bunny Zoe's Crafts Challenge # 28 - Distressing
Tammy's Scrapin Corner Challenge # 28 - Anything goes
One Stitch at a time Challenge # 131 - Autumn
Robyn's Fetish Challenge # 125 - Back to School

Monday, 17 September 2012

Our Grandson ( Matthew)

Hi Everyone,

This is a photo of my Grandson, this was taken last year on his first day at his new Primary School. He is aged 10 here, he is now 11, I will get anewer one soon.

Happy Birthday (vintage)

card open
close up
band to keep card closed

card closed
Hi Everyone,

Hope you are all well. the weather has really turned cold, i've had to put the central heating on, for the mornings are cold. We had a lovely weekend with Matthew. he oldroom is now empty so we will be able to start on my craft room this week, not a lotto do just paint the walls  ceiling and woodwork.

Onto my card

White blank card made into a zig zag shaped card
x-cut borger punch
WOC flowers
papermania punch for leaves
hunkydory sentiment
Free digi from Bianca's blog thank you
papermania ink for borders
papermania papers

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Paperplay Challenge week 37 - Fancy Folds
Crafty ribbons Challenge #28 - Vintage
Charisma Cardz Challenge # 36 - Shaped Card
The cutie pie challenge # 27 - Shaped card

Saturday, 15 September 2012

Hello Little Robin

Hi Everyone,

Hope you are all well. We have our Grandson with us today, he has been helpng us to move into his new bedroom, which was his mums before she got married, so that I could have his small bedroom as a Craft Room, I think he has wanted to move for a while but hadn't said anything. All we have to do is give it a lick of Paint, so it shouldn't be to long before I will be able to get in there. Enough waffling

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Onto my Card

White Scalloped Blank Card
Red Pearlescent Card
Sugar Nellie Stamp
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Watercolour Pencil
Flower Soft
Liquid Pearls
Pink Petticoat Sentiment
Ribbon
Dovecraft Vintage Papers
Wooden Icicle
Stickles Star Dust

I am entering this card into the following Challenges

Cute Card Thursday Challenge # 234 - Christmas in September
Digi Doodle Shop Challenge # 125 - Anything Goes
My heart Pieces Digital Stamp Challenge - Anything Goes
Ladybug Crafts Challenge # 1 - Anything goes


Wednesday, 12 September 2012

Ballerina Rose

Hi Everyone,

Hope you are all well, it has been a funny day weather wise, it doesn't know whether ro rain or shine, it has really turned cold, me thinks it's going to be a lomg winter. On that not

Onto my card

white blan card
papermania papers
ballerina rose digi
gems
ribbon
lace
promarkers
Nellie Snellen flower punch

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Passion for promarkers challenge # 166 - yellow and green
Dream Valley Challenge # 44 - Something old, Something new ( the digi image is old and the lace is new)
Love to Create Challenge #32 - Show us your Ribbon
The Crazy Challenge #128 - Seeing Spots
Totally  Stampalicious - Ribbon Challenge
Try it on Tuesday - Anything goes for September
Tuesday Throwdown Challenge #115 - Gems


Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Girl with Deer

Hi Everyone

Hope you are all well. This is my second post today. This is the new Digi stamp from Sugar Nellie isn't she gorgeous.

Onto my card.

Sugar Nellie digi
White Scalloped blank card
Green card
Cheesecloth
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Flower soft
Pink Petticoat Christmas sentiment
X-cut Holly Punch
Liquid Pearls
Fiskars Edge Punch
MB Bunting die


I am entering this card into the following Challenges

I love Promarkers Challenge #133 - Use Bunting
Aud Sentiments Challenge # 62  - Christmas is coming
Stamping for the weekend Challenge # 17 - Starting Christmas early
The Squirrel and the Fox Challenge # 26 - Anything goes
Paper crafting Journey Challenge - Anything goes
Crafty Catz Challenge # 149 - Christmas

DT Card

Hi Everyone,

This is my DT card for the Stamping Boutique, in America they are celebrating that awful day that changed the World  9/11.

Onto my Card

White and Blue card
Papermania Papers
Stamping Boutique Digi
WOC Flowers coloured with Promarkers
Pearls coloured with Promarkers
Cheery Lynn mini Flourish
Sentiment made by me

I am entering this card into the following Challenges

Stampin Sisters in Christ Challenge - Bright Colours


Monday, 10 September 2012

The Ribbon Girls Blog Candy

We have a lovely prize for one lucky winner which includes:
Pack of 5 clear drop crystal stems
Pack of 5 pink heart crystal stems
Pack of 6 Kort & Godt Cream Chrysanthemum Flowers
Bag of 26 Assorted Small Polka Dot Buttons
Pack of 5 silver butterflies
Pack of 6 Kort & Godt beaded swirls
A pearl and diamante round flat back embellishment
Pack of 6 pink diamante daisy flowers
Pack of 10 Lilac Baby's Breath flowers
20g bag of mixed lilac/purple buttons
10g bag of dried French lavender
(when you empty out the little buttons from the organza bag, you could add some of the dried lavender  to the bag and hang it in your craft room)
You can find this on The Ribbon Girls Blog it finishes on the !5th September.
 

Friday, 7 September 2012

Thanks so much

Hi Everyone,

Another lovely day here, it is not so windy, thank goodness, my Husband came home from work last night, he was so out of breath, he could hardly speak, it took a while for him to recover. Matthew is coming tonight after Karate, he is growing so fast.

Onto my Card

Blank scalloped white card
Black co-ordinations card
LOTV stamp
Lace
Ribbon
Enchanted papers
paper flowers
Pearls
Pink Petticoat sentiment
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Cheery Lynn Corner die

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Sketch 'n'Stash Challenge # 95 - Daniele's Sketch
Lili's Little Fairies Challenge - Black Magic
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Going Dotty
Stamp and Create September Challenge - Anything goes
Oldie but a Goodie Challenge - 1 image, 2papers and 3 flowers (flowers, ribbon and black card are more than 6 months old. The LOTV stamp, papers and corner die new)

Thursday, 6 September 2012

Teddy with Balloons

Hi Everyone,

Usually on a Thursday I take my Grandson Matthew Swimming, but today he is full of cold, so we thought it would be better not to take him, so I had a little extra time to make this card. I made it for my neighbours Grand-daughter who will be one soon. We are also in the process of making our small bedroom into a craft room, I was busy sorting and I found these cards from Craftwork Cards, I forgot I had them, so I decided to use them to make this Easel card.

Onto my Card.

Blank Craftwork Card
Tulip and Hot Diggety Dog papers
White Pearlescent Card
Nesties dies
MD Flourish
White pearls coloured with Promarkers
White Pearls
LOTV stamp
LOTV sentiment
Anita,s Pearl No 1
Gingham Ribbon and Bow
Lace


I am entering this card into the following Challenges

Passion for Promarkers Challenge # 165 - Lace and Swirls
Papertake weekly Challenge - Anything goes with non-square base card
Ready Teddy Go Challenge #14 - How Many Fingers
Oh la la Challenge # 113 - Teddy Bear Antics
The Cutie Pie Challenge #26 - No Flowers





Wednesday, 5 September 2012

Gingerbread

Hi Everyone,

It has been a beautiful day here in Inverness, no strong winds.

Onto my Card

White Blank Scalloped Card
Red Card
Papermania Boofle Christmas Papers
Sugar Nellis stamp - Gingerbread
LOTV sentiment
Buttons
Lace
Tonic Punch Icicle
Woodware Scalloped Round
Twine

I am entering this card into the Following Challenges.

Sugar Bowl Challenge # 90 -Wendy's Sketch
My Mum's Craft Shop Callenge # 73 - Anything Goes
Penny Black and More Challenge # September Challenge - Early Christmas makes
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Put a stamp on it and blog hop

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

DT card for the Stamping boutique

Hi Everyone,

This is my card for The Stamping Boutique new Challenge Labout Day. In the USA they are celebrating Labour Day. The weather here has been awful, the sun has been shining but it has been very Windy, it would be quite nice if it wasn't for the wind. My Chest Infection has now gone, thank goodness, the antibiotics have worked.

Onto my Card

Kraft Card
White Scalloped blank card
Audrey the Farmer Digi image
Promarkers and Flexmarkers
Ribbon
Liquid Gems
Red Pearl Heart shape
WOC flowers
Prima Papers

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Ladybird Crafts Ink TLT Challenge # Paper Piecing
Simon Says Stamp Challenge  Anything Goes
Ladybug Crafts  Challenge # 1- Anything goes