Thursday 28 February 2013


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge at Digi Haven
And here is my DT card.....

The Challenge this week is 'Something Green'
We are sponsored by Beccy over at Beccy's Place
The Prize.....3 images..
We all  got to choose our own images {Thank you Beccy} Sooo many to choose from..
This is mine  'Basket of Oranges' I made an easel card! Papers/Ribbon/Pearls from stash....Coloured with Copics...I took the 'Oranges' from the bottom of the basket to spill off the  ribbon and the bottom of the card...Then sentiments says  'Sending Juicy Birthday Wishes Your Way' really should have photographed  this...but it has already gone lol...
Please pop over and see what the guy and gals have made...

Challenges entering

Divas by design ~ Anything Goes
LEJ Designs ~ For a Lovely Lady
Party Time Tuesday ~ Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp ~ Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbons ~ Anything Goes with Ribbon

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Good Morning!
We have school run this morning and tonight as well....DIL has parent/teacher meetings today...
She also had meetings last night and as Freya goes to dancing on Wednesday upstairs at a local Hotel..
We had a lovely hour waiting for her..think I could manage that run every Wednesday lol...

Onto my card.
This little cutie lives in the Bargain Bin!! {Last Day} Awhh!! with  Sassy Cheryl's Digi's and is called Sassy Sally and Bella Go Camping
Colored with Copics....Paper/Felt from stash....When Hubby says the ground should be Green ...I told him it was only pretend  cause today I LOve Blue's!!!   At least he noticed. lol.     Memory Box Trees...The sentiment is a Nellie Snellen die...

Challenges entering

Sassy Cheryl's  ~ Blue
Just Us Girls ~ Photo Inspiration
Creative Moments ~ Shades of Blue
One Stop Craft ~ For the Kids
Lacy Sunshine ~ Favorite Color Combo

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Wednesday 27 February 2013


Good Morning!
Well we have washing weather here today...Sooo I have a line full...

Onto my card...
I can't believe I've made two cards this week that aren't for Christmas!
Now as it says~ This is William...I've had this Magnolia stamp for quite some time. I think he's a cutie.... I've popped him with his little friend who is also a Magnolia stamp.
Both colored with Copics...Paper/Embellishments from stash...There's Glossy Accents on his two front teeth lol....I made the little windmill and there's a bug button in the centre...The 'poles' a skewer... Dies used are Magnolia/Spellbinder

Challenges entering

Magnolia-licious & Wee Stamps ~ All about Boys
Deep Ocean ~ For a Boy
Anything Goes ~ Make it Manly
Can you Digi it ~ Little Ones

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Monday 25 February 2013

Shh! IT'S A SECRET....

Good Evening!
Very cold and windy here...
Sooo I've stopped in and given my crafting a bit of a tidy...Yicks!
I've enough paper to last me this year lol....

Onto my card....
This little cutie lives with Mo and is called Angelina's Balloon 
I've paper-pieced all of her lol, and put the numbers in the ballons ....Coloured with Copics.....Like my post says....I'm not going to tell you how old she is....It's a secret....Paper from Botanical Collection{A nearly full pad Found in the Drawer}....Ribbon/Button/Net  from stash...Magnolia/Kreate/Sizzix dies used....

Challenges entering

QKR Stampede ~ Birthdays with a Number
Tammy's Stamping Corner ~ Paper piecing
DP2 ~ Don't be Square
ABC ~ H for Happy Birthday!
Songbird ~ Sixteen going on Seventeen {Age cards}

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Saturday 23 February 2013


Good Afternoon!
It's lovely when all hubby wants to do it watch Football....
That's what mine has done this me chance to play lol...
I get a cup of tea at half time!

Now this little cutie has just moved in with Cheryl at her new home  Sassy Cheryl's Stamps
Called  Maddie this  digi image goes under the name of  'Beauty In the Making' the musical notes are with the image, as are two sentiments and a pair of shoes! Coloured the image/notes with Copics...Paper-pieced the dress/hat. Been hand stitching again...Papers/Ribbon/Pearls from stash...MS butterfly punch..Spellbinder dies used..

Challenges entering...

Sassy Cheryl's ~ Sketch
Crafty Catz ~ Dies and Punches
Simply Create Too ~ Mother's Day /{Female}
Crafting for all Seasons ~ Dies and Punches
Eureka Stamps ~ Inspired by a Song {I could have dance all night}
In the Pink ~ Pink and Bling
Shelly's Images ~ Sewing Real or Faux

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Friday 22 February 2013


Good Afternoon!
Well we've got over our tornado from Wednesday! Our Grand daughter should have been here for 4 hours
it turned into 7...I now know that glitter spreads as much as water lol...It was all over the place.{Still is}
Onto my card....
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at C.S.A.Y.L.
Here is my DT card...

Our Challenge this week is Clean and Simple.
 We are  sponsored by Bugaboo Digi Stamps
The Prize.....7 Digi's of choice.....

We all got to choose our own Digi {Thank You} and mine is called 'Winter Birds Scarf'
What a sweetie.....I made a 'mirrored' image of him...Coloured with Copics...LOts of glitter on their hats/scrafs and branch...
Papers from stash...Don't know if you can tell, but, one of the papers is mirror board....

Challenges entering...
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas ~ Anything Goes
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas ~ Let it Snow Again
Love to Create ~ All that Glitters
Cute Card Thursday ~ Simplify!
Forever Friends ~  Animals/Birds/Butterfly

Please pop over and take a peek at what the other DT have made....

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Monday 18 February 2013


Good Afternoon...
We've had a FAbulous day today....Cold but good enough to go in the garden...It always seems such a job to start again lol....but well worth the trouble of picking those small weeds up before they grow!

As you can see I've been washing!!! Well that is to say I put it out, just soooo you could see what I've been up to....I  thought I would start small...And now that I know to a fashion how to do it.....I am going to look for a cheap t-shirt for our granddaughter so I can have a go at that! At least if I ruined  a pillow case would be okay cause I have another one he! he!

Here's a close up....Don't you hate it when you are enjoying an ice-cream and you get a fly buzzing round! well this little critter landed just as I took the photo!!
The digi stamp is from  Q|KR Stampede and is called ' digi19801 Icecream Bear'
I printed it onto transfer paper... Colored with Copics......That's it....

Challenges entering

 QKR Stampede ~   Anything Goes....
Challenges 4 Everybody ~  Always Anything Goes
Glitter n Sparkle ~ Anything but a card
Hotshot Craft ~ Anything but a card
The Cheerful Stamp Pad ~ Anything but a card

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Sunday 17 February 2013


Good Afternoon!
We have a FABulous sunny day here today..Clear Blue skies too.
I went bowling again on trouble at all lol...
The muscles must be getting back of form....  

Now don't laugh! But, this really really took me out of my comfort zone..A Shabby Chic card...Heck!
Change from Christmas!
This little cutie lives at Tiddly Inks and is called  'Be Bold, Be You' I've coloured her with Copics.....LOts of glitter...The edges have been distressed with Spun Sugar as have the butterflies...There's Ribbon/Lace/Round Doily from stash. Pion paper has been distressed...Spellbinder/Sizzix dies used both I have 'pin pricked'...... Kreate die...X-cut butterfly punch..I've used that darn Mosquito net again...Takes me longer and longer to get it back in the drawer lol...Thinks it must have been one of my best buys from E-Bay...

Challenges entering.

Polkadoodles ~ Shabby Chic
Cute Card Thursday ~ An eye for detail
Stampavie and more ~ LOts of Layers
Crafts and Me ~ Doily Heaven {shaped one end with the die}
Tiddly Inks ~LOve is in the Air {Okay, no hearts....But I LOve it lol.}

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Friday 15 February 2013


Good Afternoon!
Second card of the day!
Another Christmas Card lol..
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at
Here is my DT card......  

This week we are being sponsored by Broken Box Stock and  we got to choose our own image.....this little cutie is called 'Lydia Caroling'. {Thank You} x
The Challenge this week is ...........All Tied Up ~ Use Ribbon
The winner will receive 3 Digi Stamps ~ total of $5!

I've coloured her with Copics....LOts of Glitter too.... Some paper-piecing of Lydia.  The music surrounding  is with the image and I've covered all the notes with Stickles...
Papers/Ribbon/Tree from stash...Magnolia die fence...Woodware Snowflake punch....

Please pop along and take a look at the FABulous DT's the girls have made...
and join in...It would be another Christmas Card done.......

Challenges entering....

Craftyhazelnut's Christmas ~ Anything Goes as long as it's Christmas

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Friday 8 February 2013


Good Morning!
Hoping this come out on time as I've scheduled  for the first time ever..
We've found an indoor bowling green in Hudderfield soooo we're off to give it a go!
This will be the first time I've done any  bowling since I broke my wrist last year...
Need to be ready for the start of the season lol.

Today sees the start of another Challenge over at C.S.A.Y.L.
Here is my DT card....

We are being sponsored this week by Fred She Said and all got to choose our own Digi's..{Thank You}
I choose 'Winter Westie' ..There's also a   Westie minus his scarf   included!!
The Challenge this week is Candy Cane - Use only red and/or white card stock and patterned paper..
Prize Gift Certificate $15....from our sponsor

Coloured with Copics ....I've 3D his little scarf... Paper from stash.....Go Kreate die used...

Please pop over and check out the other DT cards.
Thought for today....Just think how many Christmas card you could have if you made one a week lol....

Challenges entering

Crafty Creations ~ Black/White plus one
Winter Wonderland ~ Get in Shape

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