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Thursday, 20 September 2012

Autumn Gift Bag

So its Autumn not just here in Dorset today but also over at Wild Orchid Challenge and they wanted to see lots of Autumn colours .
And boy is it feeling more and more Autumn like , I even had the thought of putting the heating on but just a thought lol , try and keep from doing that till end of October / November , OK less of me and my heating on the sponsors , yes 2 sponsor.

Lili Of The Valley and they will give one winner a £10 voucher
And the other one is of course
Wild Orchid Crafts and they will give the other winner a £15 voucher.

So even more reason to play this week , so here is my item and goodies used.
Crafters Companion - core'adtions
papers - from bits and bobs box
Charity shop - lace dollie
promarkers to colour image and stick pins
Joanna Sheen Pearls
LOTV - day dream image
WOC - lace , flowers and stick pins

Wednesday, 19 September 2012

OH so sweet house mouse

So its all sweetness over at Joanna Sheen Challenge and that could mean sweeties or something just sweet , well I did a bit of both on my card and also talking of sweet yet again Joanna is giving a £15 voucher to one lucky winner.

So here is my card and items used.
Items used
Crafters Companion - core'dations
My stash - for the ribbon
Joanna Sheen - house mouse decoupage - but just used the base layer as find cutting out to tricky but just love the images.

Mulberry Wood - Deer

OK by now you should know that this means I been playing over at
Sketch Saturday and the sponsor for them this time is Bunny Zoe Crafts who will give the winner a £10 voucher.

And here is what I have come up with and items used.
Crafters Companion - signature core'dations and mulberry wood stamp - coloured with PM's
Papermaina- papers and message
Joanna Sheen - card candi
Hobbycraft - glitter glue

Morehead Lion cub

So its all about the Rawr over at Totally gorjuss and that led me to of course my little lion cub and also love cats.
OK so I'll get on tell you who the sponsor is and show my card as sure you all want to get on.
heathers hobbie heaven

Goodies used
Crafters Companion - morehead Cd for the papers and topper
Rayner - pearls

Oval Christams

So its a shape theme from Chrissie and Mandi , so nice and easy and as my mojo is back to normal and I am getting back to been me , well expect for a funny leg , not sure what I done to it but off work so lots of time to craft so trying my best to do it as got to keep my leg up .

So if you fancy a go then pop over to Less is More , and here are my 2 cards and you might of guessed from my title I have done the Christmas thing again , well my new goodies kept saying use me use me Lol.

Items used
oval spellbinder die and a promaker to colour the edge of it and some ribbon from my stash.
Then the new items I just had to use are from SU , the bauble stamp , and bauble die as well the ink island indigo

yet again the same spellbinder die , twine from papermaina and peel off sticker from my stash and yes you guessed my new SU goodies but this time I used lucky limeade ink.

Sunday, 16 September 2012

Winter PBP - for you at christams

Well it feels like Autumn in Dorset today , starting to get a chill in the air and my long sleeve tops are coming out , and of course to me it means even better time to craft and that Christmas is getting nearer which I love so of course that means getting Christmas cards done so I have done a card for Winter Wonderland and they had the theme of Lilac and Lace , something I don't norm think of for Xmas cards but quiet pleased how it has come out so could be using this for more Xmas cards.

Best get on to the sponsors before I start rambling again
Crafty Embiles
Squiggle Stamps

Yes I am getting there , time to show my card and say what items I used , then I promise you can go Lol.
OK so I used
Crafters Companion - Winter Paintbox Poppets Cd for the papers and also a stamps from the same range and the GC to cut the dies which are spellbinders but got them from CC
WOC - lace
Docrafts = the bling

Wednesday, 12 September 2012

The Cottage - page

Well its a anything goes theme this fortnight from Try It On Tuesday and thought would go with a scrapbook page for a change from all the Christmas cards I been doing .

Goodies used
Crafters companion - core'dations and e-craft to cut the letter out and also some Tim Holtz walnut satin ink pad for a bit of a distressed look
Smash book - tape
DCWV - for the bird and border round the smaller pictures.

Monday, 10 September 2012


Yep you guessed it right from my title its a colour theme of Gold from Crafters Companion and also means that Sara will give the lucky winner a £30 voucher.

So here is my card and items used
Crafters Companion - gold glitter spray , Darice folder and Morehead decoupage
Docrafts - ribbon and pearls


First of all I am I am sorry for missing out on last wk's theme but had some very sad news that a dear friend had passed away so as you can imange didn't feel up to much and this week I can blog but not leave comments .

OK now that's all out the way the theme this time is to have some foliage on our cards , so of you fancy having a go then go and visit Less Is More.

Not to happy with my little cards but was worth a try

Thought would do some gift tag cards for men as never have any at hand , I used my SU lovely as tree stamps and a mix of Tim Holtz inks .

Mulberry Wood xmas Doggie

So its all about pets at Winter Wonderland and I just had to go with a puppy as that's pretty much all I can think about as going to get one next year , but we all know how quick the months go by . So less of that on to the sponsor who is Crafters Companion who will give the winner a £10 voucher.

Goodies used
Crafters companion - core'dations , centura pearl , mulberry wood doggie stamp
Fantastic ribbon - ribbon
My stash - pearls
Hobby craft - tree button

Morehead xmas puppy

So its all layers over at Wild Orchid Challenge and in fact they wanted 3 layers or more , something which I not needed the last few days as its been a real hottie in Dorset , even today with the rain its been warm. OK so less of my weather report on to the sponsor who is of course the wonderful Wild Orchid Crafts who will give the lucky winner a £15 voucher

Goodies used
WOC - buckle and flat back gems oh and corners
Docrafts - papers
Crafters companion - morehead decoupage and Xmas core'dations and e-craft to cut the squares
red promaker to colour the flat back gem that's on top of the buckle

Dotty Tree

This time it was been dotty over Joanna Sheen , something which I been a lot at the moment to much for the old mind to keep up with , but I can remember that it means that Joanna will give the lucky winner a £15 voucher , so not that dotty lol.

Items used
Docrafts - dotty paper and message
My stash - buttons
Dovecraft - green chalks
Cuttlebug and dotty folder
Indigo blue tree stamp - from Joanna Sheen and also the pearls

Westie Xmas

Yes I am back playing with
Sketch Saturday and we have this lovely sketch as well as lovely sponsor who is Simon Says Stamp.

And here is ,my take on the sketch and items used
Docrafts - snowflake paper , message and gems
The papermill - green card
Hobby Craft - wooden snowflake
Tim Holzt - Barn door ink pad - to colour the snowflakes
Old Xmas card for the topper
Fantastic ribbon - red ribbon .

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Sledge ride

This time its all about walking in snow over at Winter Wonderland , which is hard to think of when the sun is shinning and it hot , well I couldn't find my image of a girl walking in the snow so went with a sledge ride in the snow so hope that counts as the horse in walking/pulling in it .
OK so enough of me on to the sponsor who is Simon Says Stamp.

Items used
Crafters companion - Winter paintbox poppet Cd for the papers and mat and then the stamp and messages are also from the stamp range.
Spellbinder die

Morehead soldiers

Well as you might of guessed from the words on the picture its a sketch theme from
Totally Gorjuss and it also means that Joanna Sheen is going to give the lucky winner a £10 voucher.

Goodies used
Crafters companion - Morehead Cd for the papers , Morehead decoupage Xmas kit and spellbinder die
The Papermill - for the blue card
My stash - peel of sticker and gem
Hobby craft - wooden snowflake