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Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Wrap It Up

A fantastic Challenge awaits you over at 
*Wrap It Up*

I have been longing to use the kit
Sweetest Girls - "Printable kit"
I made one of the little boxes and tags the perfect wrapping for my little chocolate bars

Check out the fabulous prize!


I would like to enter this into 



Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Love and Romance

This week over at Digi Choosday the challenge is 
Love and Romance

For this weeks card I have used the wonderful Classic hearts red /Wedding download bundle that you can find here The papers are absolutly stunning, The sentiment is from there (along with many others) Also the topper, The hearts in the top corner were from a paper printed off then cut out and foam padded up. 

 I used the adorable digi Octavia Best Friends 


Coloured with Graph'It markers - Using reds for her dress to match in , I then added some white hearts using Graph'it shake it white marker . Finished off with a little beaded ribbon around the base xx
I would like to enter this into
Hiding in my Craft Room- Colour It
Little Claires -Bright and Beautiful
My Time To Craft - Love Is All Around
Paper Creators - Anything Goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon - Hearts and Ribbon
Aurora Wings - Valentine

What I have used


Friday, 16 January 2015

Case It


Over at Polkadoodles the challenge for the next two weeks is
Case It
For my case it project , I have used the colours Red/Beige from Yvonne's first post for Polkadoodles back in June 
 You can find it here
I have used the lovely image Violin Girl from Work and Play 8

the paper and violins and Music sheet also from the collection - Violin Girl is also available as a digi you can find her here 
 I have coloured her using Graph'It Markers
The tiny violins have been cut out and covered with glossy accents
a rolled piece of music paper (from the collection) to finish


Products I have used


Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday 
and that's the fabby challenge this week over at
 For my Birthday card ,I have used the lovely digi Emily Party,

 I printed her out onto Ultimate Graphic 
and coloured her using Graph'It Markers.

 I also used wink of stella markers to add a little sparkle. The Paper, Bunting,Hat and sentiment are from the Cherryblossom Lane CD 
and the balloons are from Winston Collection
I would like to enter this into 
Glitter n Sparkle - Use some Pink
Pile it on - Something Edible
Crafty Catz - Polka Dots



Products I have used

Friday, 9 January 2015

Tic Tac Toe


Our challenge over at Polkadoodles is Tic -Tac- Toe

For my Tic, Tac, Toe I have gone for the middle row - Image , Ribbon and Buttons - 
The lovely image is Maddie Twirling Curls -I printed her onto the lovely ultimate Graphic 


 I have coloured her using Graph'It markers - I have paper pierced her hat using one of the papers from the Baby Boom collection


I would like to enter into
TTCRD - Anything Goes (second Entry)
C.R.A.F.T - Not a card
Creative Knockouts - Girly, Girl
In the pink - lots of pink
Crafty Catz - Polka dots (on ribbon and buttons)


Thursday, 8 January 2015

My Blog in print

Just a little bit chuffed to say the least
but my own little blog has made print
Yes I have been featured as Blog of the month in issue 135 of
The cards featured are some of my best loved characters from the DT's that I am on
Octavia - Best Friends


Wednesday, 7 January 2015

Winter Blues


Welcome back to The first Paper Shelter challenge of 2015
Our first Challenge is
Winter Blues

I have used the stunning image She is charming
and yes she really is

I have coloured her with Graph'It Markers

added some lace, flowers a bow and some bling

Make sure you pop over to the challenge blog and join us , you could win one of these fabulous prizes

I would like to enter this into
That's Crafty - Blue
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Anything Goes
Love to scrapL- Lace  T- Teal  S- stripes C- Colouring B- Bow