Saturday, 28 February 2009

Some Fab News!

Oooh I have very excited today - why I hear you ask...well, I have been asked to be a Guest Design Team member for the fantastic Crafty Muse Blog.

Crafty Muse

So please, take the opportunity now to get on over there and look at their new challenge set this week - its fantastic!

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Thursday, 26 February 2009

Charisma Cardz Challenge No. 8

Morning everyone!!

Well its week 8 over at Charisma Cardz Challenge, and this week the challenge was set by me!

I have chosen the theme of....


Now this can be interpreted in any way you want - can't wait to see what you come up with!

Here is my creation:-


  • Basic Grey - Archaic collection, stickers & paper
  • white card
LOL - thats didn't take too much to make did it?!

Hope to see you over at Charisma.

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Wednesday, 25 February 2009

Funky Fairy's Challenge No. 5 - Swirls

Morning everyone!

Well, another week has passed and its time for challenge number 5 from Funky Fairy's Challenge. This week the challenge set is...

To be in a chance of winning a prize, you have to use at least 1 Funky Fairys Papercrafts item.
If the funds are low, or if you are not familiar with the quality of papers that FFP sells, you can always use our freebies that can be found on our inspirational blog.

Here is my creation:


  • FF Swirls Download
  • white card
  • Cricut for letters, baby and bottle
Hope to see you all over there at the challenge!

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Thursday, 19 February 2009

Charisma Cardz Challenge No. 7 & More

Morning all

The Charisma Cardz Challenge No. 7 has been announced this morning, its theme this week, as chosen by the very lovely Carly is:

Cuddles & Hugs

This can be interpreted any way you like, with this weeks challange being sponsored by Paper Angels. Hope on over to the challenge blog to find out just what a fantastic special prize we have for you this week.

For my interpretation, I made my first ever wall hanging - here it is:

  • Basic Grey paper
  • Lilac Bazzill card
  • various mulberry flowers
  • gem brads
  • glitter
  • chain
  • photo of my two gorgeous children!
Hope to see you over at the challenge - this prize is really fantastic!


I would also like to enter this into the fab challenge over at
The Pink Elephant Challenge.
This week their challenge is for 'All that Glitters' - hopefully mine falls into this category as I have used gem brads and there is glitter all around the wall hanging!


This wall hanging will also cover the challenge set on the fantastic
Roses on Paper Challenge 6.
The theme this week is Love & Friendship - well this was made with love, and has my two adoreable children on it who are best friends, and its made for my mum - love in abundance!


Lastly, I want to put this in to the
Crafty Muse Challenge.
This week their challenge is to use your favourite colour - can you tell what mine is?? I lurve lilac/purple!

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Wednesday, 18 February 2009

Funky Fairy's Challenge No. 4

Hi all

Well, its that time of the week! Its an absolutely fantastic theme this week over at the Funky Fairy's Challenge Blog.

You have to create a milk carton!! Please visit the Funky Fairy's Challenge Blog to find out how to get the template for the milk carton.

Here is my entry:


  • Funky Fairy's Paisley Download in Brown
  • Cream card
  • self adhesive gems
  • brown velvet ribbon
  • butterfly cut with Cuttlebug
  • Sentiment download from Lyndsey
Happy crafting everyone!

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Thursday, 12 February 2009

Charisma Cardz Challenge No. 6

Evening all!!

Well, its that time of week again, for the Charisma Cardz Challenge - this week the theme is:


Here is my entry

  • DCWV Papers
  • Gold paper
  • sentiment from stash
  • ribbon
  • card and 'frosting' all cut using Cricut
  • large Making Memories brown brads
The prize this week is a packet of Sakura pens, kindly donated by Paper-Angels. Hope to see you over on the challenge blog!

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Wednesday, 11 February 2009

Funky Fairy's Challenge No. 3

Morning all!

Well, its Wednesday, that must mean that its time for the new Funky Fairy's Challenge. This week it is FAUX STITCHING, here is my entry:


  • Funky Fairy's Birds Download
  • Funky Fairy's Swirl Download
  • Lilac paper from stash
  • Sentiment download from Lyndsey
  • Card and all shapes cut using CRICUT
Hope to see you all there!

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Tuesday, 10 February 2009

Beautiful Blogger Award

The very lovely and very talented Carly has given me a lovely new award for my blog:-

This award is given to a person who has a wonderful blog! who's creations are out of this world! The Beautiful blogger award may be sent to 3 people who you think their work and blogs are beautiful.
I've chosen:

Ria - her blog is fantastic, her work is amazing - one very talented lady.
Emma - I have recently got to know Emma as we are on the Funky Fairy's Challenge DT together. Her work is truly outstanding, I love visiting her blog!
Vee - another very talented lady. Vee is on the DT with me at Charisma Cardz Challenge and not only does she make fantastic creations, but she is really nice and always encourages me with her comments.

Be sure to come back to visit me tomorrow to find out what the new Funky Fairy's Challenge is going to be for this week!

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Wednesday, 4 February 2009

Charisma Cardz Challenge No. 5

Evening all!

Well the next fantastic challenge has been set by my fellow DT member, Joanne. This weeks theme is a 3, 2, 1 receipe - 3 papers, 2 flowers & 1 ribbon.

You can make anything you like, just make sure that you leave a link in your comment on the Charisma Cardz Challenge back to your blog, so that we can access your entry easily.

Here is my card:

Recipe :

  • DCWV Pocket full of Posies paper
  • Silver mirror card
  • Lilac paper
  • DCWV Pocket full of Posies chipboard sentiment
  • Image - coloured by a friend
  • Ribbon - from stash
The prize this week is fantastic! We are proud to be sponsored by

The wonderful prize from Angel Crafts is a brand new Unmounted clear Arrow stamp and A lovely Riff raff design! The lucky winner this week will also recieve One of the Design Team's Cards from this week!

Hope that you come and join us!

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Funky Fairy's Challenge No. 2

Morning all!

Well, today is the 2nd challenge, and my first as a DT, from Funky Fairy's Challenge!

This weeks challenge is DOTS & RIBBONS. You can make anything you like, but you have to use one Funky Fairy's product on your card.

Here is my entry:


  • Funky Fairy's DOODLEMENTALS kit
  • Ribbon
  • Buttons
  • Wire
  • Cricut Expression for cirle
  • Cuttlebug for embossing the dots & sentiment
  • Distressed the sentiment & heart button by sanding
Hope to see your entry into the challenge!

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Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Flowers, flowers everywhere!

Evening all!

I was given a DT challenge to create something with after a while I decided to try and create something on my cricut and SCAL to put up for it.

This is what I came up with - I am loving the colours and I really do like the design. I have done it with other shapes since I made this one, but the flower one is definately my favourite.

Would love to know what you think.

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Sunday, 1 February 2009

Some Fab New!

Well, I am very excited to tell you that I have been chosen on to the Design Team of Funky Fairys Challenge blog. I have been chosen with another 7 fantastic crafters.

The challenge blog is part of the fantastic Funky Fairys Papercrafts, which sells the most amazing downloadable papers and kits - get yourself over there to have a nose!

The first challenge is underway, and the next one is due out on Wednesday - so I hope to see you there!

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