Saturday, 28 May 2011

Hi all

Hope you all have something wonderful planned for the Bank Holiday weekend!

I just wanted to remind you that there are 3 days left for you to enter the DT call over at Top Tip Tuesday.  Closes on 31st May! 

Hope to see you there!

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Tuesday, 24 May 2011

Top Tip Tuesday #35

Morning all

Well, I have well and truely lost my mojo, so if you find it, can you send it back to me?!

This week over at Top Tip Tuesday we have an amazing Ink Kissing Technique - make sure to pop by and have a look.

Our challenge this week is

on your creation!

So get stamping.  

This week we have 3, yes 3 amazing prizes on offer - these are:

Top Tipper Prize...
celebrate handmade
who is offering our featured tipper an amazing book.

How cool it that!

If you're sharing a tip on your blog PLEASE PLEASE leave (TIP)
next to your name when you link.
Only entries with (TIP) written into Mr Linky will be entered to win the Featured Top Tipper prize.

Random.Org Prize 1...

3 images of your choice from Limited Run

Random.Org Prize 2...

Pizzazz Aplenty's

Prize this week is this fabulous stack of goodies..

How fabulous are all these prizes?  So, go, get stamping and then make sure that you go and enter it HERE!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Wednesday, 18 May 2011

Top Tip #32 - Nappy Cake Tutorial & One for the Kids Challenge

Afternoon everyone!

Well, my blogger has been playing up for I am a day late with my Top Tip Tuesday post!  This week over at the blog we have a fabulous Nappy Cake tutorial.  Now, I don't know about you, but I have always wanted to know how to do one of these!

This weeks challenge is:


Can't wait to see what you come up with this week!!

Here is my creation:

I used my Disney Princess Cricut cart which I hvae had for 2 years and never used....and I put the tag inside for it to be written on, which was inspiration from Rach.

I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges:

The Crafty Pad #121 - Holes - there is holes on my tag!
Simon Says - Sparkle & Shine - my letters are all sparkly & shiney!

Also, make sure you pop by Top Tip Tuesday as we have a DT Call!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Design Team Call for Top Tip Tuesday

Hi everyone!

Well, have you heard the news?????  We have a Design Team Call at Top Tip Tuesday

We are also offering a Candy
Sponsored by the fabulous Karens Doodles

Karen's Doodles are going to be a regular sponsor here at Tip Top Tuesday isn't that Fantastic! What a way to start ...thanks girls!!

Here's how the Candy works:
    1. Promote DT call on your blog sidebar = 1 entry to the candy
    2. Promote DT call in a post on your blog AND on your sidebar = 2 entries to the candy.
    3. Then come back here and leave a comment stating which you have done.

      Thank you for helping us promote our DT call!
      Everyone is open to win the Candy you do not have to enter the DT call to win the candy.

So, if you want more details about the Design Team Call - please pop over to Top Tip Tuesday DT Call and read all about it!

With so many wonderful crafters out there, I can't wait to get even more wondeful crafters on the team!

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Tuesday, 10 May 2011

Top Tip Tuesday #33 Flower Frenzy

Hi all

Hope you are having a great day!

This week over at Top Tip Tuesday Samantha has done a fabulous flower tutorial - make sure you pop by to look.

This weeks challenge is:


Yep, easy peasy on - just make sure that there is flowers somewhere on your card!

Here is my creation - flowers, bling and favourite!!

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Paper Play #18 - Show us your style - my style is simple, bling and handmade flowers!

Thanks for stopping by, and remember, if you have flowers on your creation, make sure you like it to Top Tip Tuesday!

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Sunday, 8 May 2011

Summers Coming

Morning everyone!

To all the mums out there, Happy Mothers Day!

Hope you are having a lovely weekend.  The summer is definately coming over here in was 35deg c at 7.30 this morning.....I think the time has come for me to stop wearing jeans for a few months!!

Here is a card I made using my very first signed flower.  I think these look so good on cards...note to self...make sure I start with bigger pieces of fabric next time as they kinda shrink...!!!

I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Paperplay #18 - Show us your style - my style is handmade flowers and simplicity.
Cooking it up with Katie #60 - Green, punches, something double - got green on the paper, butterfly punch and two papers (plain & patterned)
If the Shoe Fits #78 - Green - there is some green in my paper!

Thanks for stopping by and I really hope to see you at the OPEN challenge at Top Tip Tuesday

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Wednesday, 4 May 2011

May the 4th be with you!


Hehehehe - sorry, I couldn't resist doing my post with that title...shame we can only use it once a year!

So, got both kiddies off school today ill.  I tell you, only my kids can get a cold when its 43deg c outside...!

Here is a blokes card - I love doing this style as its ideal for men and its fun and easy to do to be honest.

I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Cupcake Craft Challenge - Something beginning with C - my 'c' is 'checker' design paper!
Creative Inspirations #110 - Embossing (my sentiment is embossed)

Make sure you also pop by Top Tip Tuesday as we have an OPEN CHALLENGE this week!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Tuesday, 3 May 2011

Top Tip #31 - Loads of tips & OPEN CHALLENGE

Morning all!

Hope you had a lovely long weekend!  Thats one thing I miss about being in the UK...the bank holiday weekends!

This week over at Top Tip Tuesday we have shared with you loads of little tips and our challenge this week is:


Craft what you like and add it to the post here.  You can enter 3 times!

This card I made was for my friends husband again, he likes the serious Blakes 7 from when he was younger, so the my friend asked me to make one based on the logo - what do you think?


My card:

I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Try it on Tuesday - Something Old, Something New - old is cricut used to make shapes, new is card!

Thanks for stopping by and I really hope that you stop by and enter your wonderful creations at Top Tip Tuesday this week!


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