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Thursday, 25 October 2012

Glimmer, Shimmer & Shine at Elisabeth Bell!



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Me again!  We have a brand new challenge over at Elisabeth Bell's World today and the theme this month is:

"Glimmer, Shimmer & Shine"

Everyone's favourite right!! 

Here is my card:





Now I know you can't see the glitter and shimmer very well but believe me she is shimmering to within an inch of her life!!  I have added glamour dust to the hat, flowers and all the background papers.  The image is of course Happy Mail from Belles 'n Whistles.  I love colouring her!  The paper is Double Dutch - Lily Bee Design, which is gorgeous.  I have added flowers which my gorgeous friend Laurie gave me from my birthday.  

I hope you love her.  Pop on over to the challenge blog to see all the gorgeous creations.  Remember you have a month to enter and you must use an Elisabeth Bell image. 

That's it from me today. 

Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp/Image - Happy Mail from Belles 'n Whistles; Sentiment from Tina Wenke;
Paper/Card - Double Dutch from Lily Bee Design; Bazzill CS;
Colouring Mediums - Copics/Prisma - Skin - E11, E00, E000; Hair - E74, E71, E70; E40; Clothes - R29, R27, R24, B93, B95, B97;  Flowers/Grass - R29, R24, YG13, YG17;  Mailbox - E42, E41, E40; Light Cerulean Blue;
Other - Glamour Dust (LOTS!); Flowers, Gems

Too Cute to Spook at MAWTT!!

Hi Everyone!

Another scheduled post from me.  This time I am back for the brand new challenge at Moving Along With The Times.

Today our hostess is the super talented Debs and the theme is:

"Too Cute to Spook"

So some cute halloween cards! We are sponsored this week by the fabulous


Here is my card:




I loved making this card!  The cute image is from Pixie Dust Studio and is called Pixie Boo which you can get here.  How cute is she!!  I teamed her up with some fabulous digi papers from Shery K Designs.  These were free and you can get them here.  Love them!  

I hope you like my card.  Hop on over to the challenge blog to see the rest of the gorgeous DT girlies creations!

I will be back later with another card for Elisabeth Bell's World challenge.

Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp/Image - Pixie Boo from Pixie Dust Studio; Sentiment - Computer generated;
Paper/Card - Halloween papers from Shery K Designs;  Bazzill CS;
Colouring Mediums - Copics - Skin - E11, E00, E000; Hair - E74, E71, E70, E40; Clothes - V12, V15, V17, YR18, YR16; Boots - W5, W6, W7, W8;  Ghosts - W0, W1;
Other - Pearls

Thursday, 18 October 2012

Wet, Wet, Wet - Sugar Bowl DT


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Back again!  This time I am back for a brand new sketch and challenge at the Sugar Bowl.  The optional extra theme this week is Wet, Wet, Wet.  Here is the sketch:


Here is my card:



I have used another Home Grown Manga image and she is called April Showers which you can get from Funky Kits here. I teamed her with some lovely papers from Echo Park Hello Summer collection.  I added some pearls which of course is the rain coming down!  I hope you like her!

Do pop on over to the challenge blog as the girls have created some seriously gorgeous cards!  

Right that's it from me today, back to the sun!

Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp - Home Grown Manga - April Showers from Funky Kits;
Paper/Card - Echo Park Hello Summer; Bazzill CS;
Colouring Mediums - Copics - Skin - E11, E00, E000; Hair - E74, E71 ,E70, E40; Clothes - Y18, Y15, W1, W2, W3, W4, YG13, YG17;
Dies/Punches - Die-namics Decorative Oval Doily; Whimsy Stamps Fence Die;
Other - Pearls

Alice In Wonderland - MAWTT DT

Hi Lovely Bloggers!

This is my first scheduled post. I am hopefully chilling by the pool with attentive waiters bringing an endless supply of cocktails!! 

Today is another challenge at Moving Along With The Times.  Our gorgeous Hazel is our hostess this week and the theme is:

"Alice Inspired"

So anything to do with Alice in Wonderland!  We are sponsored this week by the fabulous Digi My World 

and we were given some gorgeous images to use.  Here is my card:




I did struggle with this a bit but I hope you get the essence of Alice in Wonderland! I used Queen of Hearts which came from the Alices Wonderland Digital Collection which you can get here.  I teamed her with some Echo Park Dots & Stripes Metropolitan collection, the playing cards are just from the computer as is the sentiment.  

Hope on over to the main challenge blog to see what the rest of the girls have been up to!  

See you soon
Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp/Image - Queen of Hearts from Alices Wonderland Digi Collection;
Paper/Card - Echo Park Dots & Stripes Metropolitan; Bazzill CS;
Colouring Mediums - Copics - Skin - E11, E00, E000, R20; Clothes - Black; R29, R27, R24; Crown - Y15, Y17; Bird - RV13, RV14, C2, C1;
Other - Playing Cards from Computer; Pearls
Thursday, 11 October 2012

Tag It! at MAWTT

Morning Everyone!

2 more sleeps and I am jetting off to the sunshine.  Can you tell I am excited!  Cannot wait!  I won't keep going on about it though!  I will schedule some posts for when I am away so you won't have time to miss me! 

Today we have a brand new challenge at Moving Along With The Times and I am the hostess this week.  My challenge this week is:

"Tag It"

So any kind of tag or a tag on a card.  We are sponsored this week by "Stitchy Bear Stamps" and we were kindly given some images to use this week.  Here is my tag:




The image is "In the Meadow We Can Build a Snowman" which you can get here.  I used the pre-coloured image.  You also get some matching papers with this kit which I have used with some bazzill cardstock.  The snowflake border is from Martha Stewart and the snowflakes are a Die-namics die called Let It Snowflake.  I have added loads of glamour dust and pearls!  With some ribbon from my stash.  

Please pop on over to the main challenge blog to see what the rest of the girlies have been up to!  

So that's my last post before I go away.  As I said I will be scheduling some posts so I will be back soon!  I hope you don't forget me and come back to see me next week!  

Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp/Image - In The Meadow We Can Build A Snowman from Stitchy Bear;
Paper/Card - As Above; Bazzill CS;
Dies/Punches - Martha Stewart Snowflake Punch; Die-namics Let it Snowflake;
Other - Glamour Dust; Lace; Ribbon; Pearls
Tuesday, 9 October 2012

I Love You This Much!

Hi Lovely Ladies!

I hope you are all well.  

I am counting the hours this week!  Need to get to Saturday and then its off to the sunshine for 2 weeks!!  Can't wait!  

I am here with you today to share some more inspiration from the Elisabeth Bell Digital collection.  Today I have used - I Love You This Much - which is one of my favourites of the digital images!  Here is my project:





The photos look a bit blury, I hadn't noticed that before now!!  I teamed her up with paper from MME - On the Bright Side.  The sentiment is from Whimsy Stamps Friendship Tickets and thought this sentiment was great with this image.  The flowers are Mulberry and I just added glitter and pearls.  

Hop on over to the Digi Bells Blog to see lots more inspiration from the Design Team!

That's it from me.  I will see you very soon.

Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp/Image - I Love You This Much - Elisabeth Bell Digital Gallery; Sentiment - Whimsy Stamps Friendship Tickets;
Paper/Card - MME On The Bright Side; Bazzill CS;
Colouring Mediums - Copics/Prisma Pencils - Skin - E11, E00, E000; Hair - E74, E71, E70, E40; 
Clothes - B97, B95, B93, YR12, YR15, YR16, YR18; Light Cerulean Blue; Indigo Blue; Crimson Red; Warm Grey IV;
Dies/Punches - Whimsy Stamps Friendship Tickets;
Other - Glamour Dust; Pearls; Mulberry Flowers
Saturday, 6 October 2012

Winner of Blog Candy


Morning Everyone!

Well I made it to Yorkshire!  Met up with the lovely ladies last night and had a great evening!  It was fabulous to finally meet up with Claire and Debs, they look just like their photos!!  And of course Laurie and Lisa who are as entertaining as ever!  Although poor Laurie is suffering with flu so hope she feels better today!  

We are off today for a crafting afternoon, that is once Lisa has fed us with a cooked breakfast!  I should be getting ready now!

Better had got on with my candy winner.  Thank you to everyone for your kind words and birthday wishes.  The winner of the candy is:


Well done honey, please contact me to let me have your details and I will get in the post next week.

Have a great day everyone!
Love and Hugs

Friday, 5 October 2012

BIRTHDAY CANDY - PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE RECENT POSTS

Morning Everyone!

Happy Birthday to Me!  Yep, I am 21 again today and I thought I would share some of my birthday wishes with you all with some birthday candy!!


The usual rules apply - grab the badge for your sidebar; you must be a follower and leave a comment below!

The candy will end on 5 October when I will be in Yorkshire with the lovely Laurie, Lisa and Debs!

I am being taken away for the weekend, I don't know where I am going yet so it will be a weekend full of surprises!  Thank you to everyone who has sent cards and best wishes!!  I am a very lucky girl!

Speak soon!
Love and Hugs
Thursday, 4 October 2012

Time for a new sketch at the Sugar Bowl


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Good Morning Again!

My second post today is for the brand new sketch challenge over at the Sugar Bowl.  The optional extra theme this week is:

"Autumn"

Here is the sketch


And here is my card:





Another circular card.  This time I have used papers from First Edition called Boho Chic.  The image is called Dreamy from the Home Grown Manga range at Funky Kits.  The little swirl is my Cheery Lynn Mini Fanciful Flourish and I have just added some pearls.  The flower was in a pack from the gorgeous Laurie, as part of my birthday present!  

Remember you must use a Sugar Nellie, rubber or digi, image and the winner will receive 4 Sugar Nellie rubber stamps from Funky Kits!  I hope you can join us!

Well that really is it from me today!  Have a great weekend and I will see you very soon!

Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp/Image - Dreamy, Home Grown Manga from Sugar Nellie at Funky Kits;
Paper/Card - First Edition - Boho Chic; Bazzill CS;
Colouring Mediums - Copics/Prisma Pencils - Skin - E11, E00, E000; Hair - E57, E53, E50, E51; Clothes - YR18, YR16, YR15, YR14, YG67, YG63; Shoes - W6, W5, W4; Poppy Red; Warm Grey IV; Light Cerulean Blue; Grass Green
Dies/Punches - Grand Circles; Grand Scalloped Circles; Cheery Lynn Mini Fanciful Flourish;
Other - Flowers; Pearls

In The Dark at MAWTT!

Good Morning Everyone!

Its been a while since I've been on here!  Where does the time go!  I am so excited, only 2 more sleeps and I will be off to Yorkshire to meet up with Laurie, Lisa, Claire and Debs, my teamies from MAWTT!!  I CANNOT WAIT!!  Will also be meeting up with other blogging buddies over the course of the weekend!

THEN, I am off on my hols!  Two whole weeks in the sunshine!! 

Anyway, I must calm down and get down to business!  We have a brand new challenge at Moving Along With The Times today.  The gorgeous Lisa is our hostess and the theme is:

"In The Dark"

So use lots of dark colours or anything that come out in the dark!

We are sponsored this week by Bugaboo Stamps






I'm not really into Halloween as much as our Lisa is but I did enjoy doing this card!  I decided to do a circular card, I inked up the edges with a black chalk pad.  The papers are from MME Mischievous and the bats are printed from the PC.  I added some black pearls and I used my Cheery Lynn Colonial Lamp Post again.  

Do pop over to the challenge blog to see what other creepy offerings the girls have come up with!  Can't wait to see your creations! 

I will be back very shorty with my Sugar Bowl card.  So see you soon!

Love and Hugs

Card Ingredients
Stamp/Image - Happy Halloween Cat from Bugaboo Stamps;
Paper/Card - MME Mischievous; Bazzill CS;
Dies/Punches - Grand Scalloped Circles; Grand Circles; Petite Scalloped Circles Large; Standard Circles Large; Cheery Lynn Colonial Lamp Post;
Other - Pearls, Charcoal Color Box Chalk Pad