Wednesday, 14 April 2010

My mum's birthday card

I've finally bought myself some Lili of the Valley stamps, and I must say, they are gorgeous (wish I'd bought more now LOL!). So with my new stamps and new new BasicGrey papers I had to play along with Sketch and Stash challenge this week. It's my mums birthday this weekend so I'll be passing this card on to her (hope she likes it!) Sketch and Stash - challenge 33 sketch My time to craft - challenge 87 pretty pearls Creative Card Crew - challenge 48 Happy Birthday ABC challenge - S is for Sparkle Our Creative Corner - bows Allsorts - challenge 47 petals and pearls Stamp: LOTV Me and my cat Paper: BasicGrey Kioshi paper pad Ink: Memento tuxedo black Accessories: Copics, Prima flowers, Cuttlebug, circle nestabilities, Kioshi buttons and brads, Stampendous glitter, pearls Thanks for looking.

Monday, 12 April 2010

I've been crafting again

I needed a card for a daughter of a friend of mine, so I had to use one of my favourite stamps from C.C. Designs, Swiss Pixies Heidi and to my shame I haven't used her for ages! Anyway, I decided to play along with a few challenges
Papertake Weekly - challenge 38 sketch
Simon Says - a card for a child
Crafty Angels - week 30 my favourite things
Stamp: Swiss Pixies Heidi, SU! oval all
Paper: My Minds Eye bloom and grow
Ink: Memento tuxedo black
Accessories: Copics, Cuttlebug, rectangle nestabilities, SU! oval and scallop oval punches, stampendous glitter.
Thanks for looking.

Thursday, 8 April 2010

One card for a few challenges

I'm loving my new BasicGrey green at heart paper pad, it's sooo easy to work with. I followed the sketch over at Sketchy Colors this week and also decided to play along with a few other challenges too! Sketchy Colors - challenge 14 sketch The Pink Elephant - challenge 61 nature Stampavie and More - challenge 89 green Quixotic Challenge - challenge 20 the joys of spring C.R.A.F.T. - challenge 45 buttons Our Creative Corner - break out the buttons Kraftin' Kimmie - challenge 23 a little punchy!
Stamptacular Sunday challenge - challenge 53 sugar and spice and everything nice
Stamp: Cindy and Mindy small talk - Kraftin' Kimmie, SU! whimsical words Paper: BasicGrey green at heart paper pad Cardstock: SU! handsome hunter Ink: Memento tuxedo black Accessories: Copics, Cuttlebug, Oval Nestabilities, Label 1 nestabilities, Prima flowers, Roses from Wild Orchard Crafts, BasicGrey green at heart buttons. Thanks for looking.

Saturday, 3 April 2010


Is celebrating their 5th release with a stunning candy. Just pop over to In2Stamps and check them out.

The new release is happening on 5th April, and the candy ends on 1st May.

Easter Blog Candy

Claudia over at Pretty Pressings is having an Easter Blog Candy which is stamp set 2 from Whiff of Joy stamps.

Blog Candy

Jacques also has some gorgeous blog candy, take a look at this little lot (I think it would look perfect in my room!!!)
This candy finishes on 8th April.

Blog Candy

Donalda is giving away some gorgeous blog candy from Wild Orchard Crafts. So pop over to her blog and have a look.
Blog candy finishes 18th April.

Anyone for Anya?

This is my first time playing along with Anyone for Anya? and guess what .... I'm not using Anya as from this challenge you can play with any C.C.Design stamps wooohooooo. I couldn't resist that so I inked up my Swiss Pixie Birgitta and grabbed my copics and followed along with the sketch for this challenge.
Stamp: C.C.Design swiss pixie Birgitta, SU! oval all
Paper: BasicGrey green at heart, Prism classic orange cardstock
Ink: Memento tuxedo black
Accessories: Copics, Cuttlebug, BasicGrey green at heart buttons, Stampendous glitter, Lace, Spellbinders nestabilities labels four, Diamond gem, Prima flowers, Martha Stewart leaf punch, SU! oval and scallop oval punches.
Thanks for looking.