Sunday, 7 April 2013

Washi Tape Card

Hi Peeps
A quick card this afternoon:

Card Recipe:
  • Washi Tape - East of India
  • Card candy - Craftwork Cards
  • Polka dot embossing folder
  • Cardstock - Anita's
  • Stamp - Studio G

A few challenges I'm entering:

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Petite Fleur...

Hi Peeps

A hectic few weeks so its been.. work. kids. work. home decor. work ;o))
A wee card I made this morning:

Card Recipe:

A few challenges I'm entering:

Brown Sugar - Spring
Digi Haven  - Spring
Crafty Ribbons - #41 Anything Goes with Ribbon
Little Miss Muffet Challenges -  #58 (W1 of 2) Anything Goes
Divas by Design - Spring Colors
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Through The Craft Room Door  - Anything Goes
Vickie's Challenges - Anything Goes

That's all from me for today.... It's going to be a long day at work :o))
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Monday, 11 March 2013


Hi Peeps
A wee card I made this afternoon:

  • Cardstock from my stash.
  • Sentiment is computer generated with the free Droid Robot font and embossed with Anita's 3D gloss.
  • Robots (androids) created with the free Roundabout font.
  • Added a few googly eyes and some East of India washi tape.

Right-e-o, a few challenges:
Cards For Men - Monochrome
Card Mania Lots of Layers
Crafty Cardmakers - Masculine Birthday featuring Technology or Gadget
Crafty Catz – All Stitched Up! 
Make it Monday - always Anything Goes
Pause, Dream, Enjoy - For the Boys

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Sunday, 10 March 2013


Hi Peeps

A card I'd like to share today made for a very special workmate who's leaving:

Paper is from Pink Petticoat's Marshmallow pattern pack. I love love looooove the soft pastel colours & dandelions in this pattern pack ;o)) Can never resist blowing a dandelion in the wind ;o))

Part of the image is highlighted with Anita's clear gloss for a 3d effect and I have added some stickles too. Borders are dotted with white liquid pearls and the sentiment is a digi ... ta-daaaa! ;o))

Now, for a few challenges:

2 Sisters - #134 Pastels
Dutch Dare Card Challenge - #207 Girls
Nana Vic's Challenges Anything Goes
Top Tip Tuesday #97 Up Up and Away
Cupcake Craft - Sparkle
There She Goes - Matting with Black Cardstock
Sparkle N Sprinkle - Glitter

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Saturday, 9 March 2013

With Sympathy

Hi Peeps
Got my Spellbinders Grand Calibur today woop woop!! ;o))
So had to figure out how to use my clear embossing folders in it - thanks YouTube! ;o))

Background is embossed with a sizzix / Stampin Up! embossing folder.
Added some clear glitter and a few plastic pearl-drops  for a sparkle effect ... Bob's-yer-uncle!
My apologies for the not-so-good picture but the dull weather is a pain in the ... ;o))
Oh, sentiment stamped with black Stazon ink...

Okidoki, a few challenges I'm entering:
365 Cards –  Day 66 - White Space Challenge
MilkCoffee Challenge - White on White
My Heart Pieces Digital Stamps Challenge -  Use your favourite 3 things 
(mine is a stamp, glitter & embossing folders)
Forever friends - lots of flowers
Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up - Anything Goes
Inspire Me Fridays – Anything Goes always
Creative Moments - #12 sentiment

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St Paddy's

Hi Peeps
So on the 17th o' March we'll be partying in green here in Ireland... yip.. St. Patrick's Day is on the way!! ;o)) I do hope we'll have a clear Spring day for all the events planned.

Shapes are cut with my Silhouette (always have so much green offcuts left over in my stash ;o))  and embossed with a Stampin Up embossing folder. The glasses - highlighted with Anita's 3D glossy accent. Sentiment is computer generated and is a freebie from HERE. 

Okidoki, a few challenges:
Dillybeanschallenge - Green
Celebrate the Occasion - #102 Luck of the Irish
Clear It Out! - Use Old Supplies - Challenge- Theme:  St Patricks Day Stash Item: Use up your green supplies 
Crafty Creations - #212 Green
Twisted Tuesday - Spring into Green, Twist, color green or recycled 
Digi Darla Challenge  Green
Great Impressions - Going Green (use green colour and/or something recycled on your project) 
One Stitch At A Time  - Green
Scrappy Frogs - Green/St Patric day
Hiding in my Craft Room - #87 Greens
Digi Haven Anything Goes Challenge - Green
Sandy's Crafty Creations - Anything goes with shades of green
Cards For Men  Monochrome
Creative Moments - #12 sentiment

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St Paddy's Freebies

Morning Peeps

Two St. Paddy's Freebies just for you:

(right click and save as ;o))

Images are saved in .png format.

Have a lovely day!

Friday, 8 March 2013


Hey Peeps!
Another CAS card I'd like to share:

Papers and Owl are from my Silhouette library. Sentiment stamped with Stazon black ink. 'Added some clear gloss, sparkle and googly eyes and were done! ;o))

Okidoki, a few challenges:
Addicted to Stamps and More - Clean and Simple
Stampin' Royalty - Clean and Simple
CAS on Sunday - #3 Happy Birthday

Thank You for stopping by!

Newtons Law

Hi Peeps
A very quick CAS card for today:

Gorgeous Digi is a freebie Newtons Law and is coloured with Promarkers. I've highlighted parts of the digi with Anita's 3d gloss. Cardstock is from my stash . Sooo easy and quick... ta-daaaa! ;o))

Right-e-o, a few challenges:
Little Miss Muffet Challenges - #56 Boys Only
Fab 'n' Funky -  #161 Cute and Cuddly
Sisterhood of Crafters - Birthdays (2nd week)
Deep Ocean Challenge #46 For A Boy  (Week 2)
Forever Friends - Biweekly challenge : Bears
My Craft Spot - Tasty Treats
Pause, Dream, Enjoy - For the Boys
Stamp and Create - Fur or Feathers
Eclectic Ellapu - Create something for a Child 
Pile It On - Happy Birthday 

 :o)Thank You for stopping by!

Wednesday, 6 March 2013

Easy Peasy

Hi Peeps

Just a quick card I made the eve. Sentiment is a freebie from Create with TLC. Part of the sentiment is highlighted with sparkles stickles. Circle background stamped with an old wooden circle rubber stamp in pastel green, blue & peach. My apologies for the dull pic but the weather is really bad today - no light ;o((

Okidoki, a few challenges:

  1. Loves Rubber Stamps - #42 Anything Goes
  2. Papertake Weekly - Anything goes
  3. Party Time Tuesdays - PTT #110 Die Cuts
  4. Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
  5. ABC Challenges - Anything Goes
  6. Created With Love - Anything Goes
  7. House of Gilli - Anything goes with Pastels
  8. MyGrafico - Anything Goes
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Sunday, 3 March 2013


Hi Peeps!
Another card for today.

Papers & sentiment are from Pink Petticoat's Big Fella collection.
Part of the image is highlighted with Anita's clear gloss for a 3d effect and I have added a few card candies from Craftwork Cards. Oh and I stitched borders with my sewing maching ... ta-daaaa! ;o))

Okidoki, a few challenges:
Shelly's Images -  Sew much fun
4 Crafty Chicks - #131 You've got me in [Stitches]
Digitally Sweet -Lets have a Birthday Party
Creative Corner Use Design Paper
Dutch Dare Card Challenge - #206 For the Boys
Digital Tuesday - include a digital element -#199 Birthdays
Through The Craft Room Door - Always Anything Goes!

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Thanks a Melon

Hiya Peeps

Papers & digi's are from Pink Petticoat's One in a Melon collection.
Part of the image is highlighted with Anita's clear gloss for a 3d effect and part of the sentiment is highlighted with sparkles stickles. Melons are raised with foam pads to add dimension. Added a few card candies from Craftwork Cards and bobs-yer-uncle...

Right sooooo, a few challenges:
Creative Corner-Use Design Paper
Inspire Me Fridays – Anything Goes always
Sweet Pea Stampers - M, SIO, E3 -week 4 use a digital stamp
Craft Us Crazy - 2W - #38 (W1 of 2) Anything goes
Divas by Design - 2E - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Created With Love - 3E, C10 - Bright and Cheery
My Craft Spot - 1E - Pop It Up
The House That Stamps Built - What if? Wednesday - Sketch #F2013
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Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Best Friends

Hey-hey Peeps

Digi is from by A Day For Daisies and coloured with Promarkers. Part of the digi is highlighted with Anita's clear gloss for a 3d effect. Die cuts are cut with my silhouette cameo. Papers are from Pink Petticoat. Added a card candy and bobs-yer-uncle! :o)

Right-e-o, a few challenges: 
A Day For Daisies #64 - Use a die cut
Anything Goes Challenge #87 Make It Manly
Craft Room Challenge -  Something For A Man
Digi Darla Challenge - W, SIO Masculine
Digital Tuesday - #199 Birthdays
Eclectic Ellapu - 2E - Masculine 
Creative Card Crew #31 Birthday
CAS(E) this Sketch! #16 - Sketch:

Thank You for stopping by!

Monday, 25 February 2013

Pink & Red

Hi Peeps

Gorgeous Digi is from Dilly Beans Stamps & coloured with Promarkers. I've highlighted parts of the digi with Anita's 3d gloss. Papers are from Pink Petticoat. Added a button and a piece of ribbon and bobs-yer-uncle! :o)

Ok, a few challenges:
Dillybeanschallenge - Pink & Red
Crafting when we can - #38 - Birthstones 
(mine is ruby & rose quartz)
Milk Coffee Challenge - Make it cute
Created With Love - Bright and Cheery
PanPastel UK Challenge - Happy Birthday  
Scrappy Frogs -Red and/or Pink
Totally Gorjuss -  #172 It's Happy
CAS(E) this Sketch! #16 - Sketch:

Thank You for stopping by!

Birthday Girl

Hello Peeps

Digi is from Bugaboo and is coloured with Promarkers. Parts of the digi are highlighted with stickles and Anita's 3d gloss. Button is a punchie (Martha Stewart embossed button punch).

Okidoki, onto a few challenges:
Clearly Inspired -  Black and white pop of color
Scrappy Frogs -  Red and/or Pink
Colour Me Creative Challenge - Colour any Girly and Feminine image 
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards - buttons and bows
Sweet Pea Stampers - use a digital stamp
Crafting for all Seasons - 2W, 3E -  Dies and Punches
Penny's Paper-Crafty -  Anything goes

Seize The Birthday #7 - Feminine card + Sketch:

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Monday, 18 February 2013


Hi Blogland
So, just home from work and a card I'd like to share:

Paper and cardstock are from my stash. Hearts are cut with my Silhouette digital cutter
and embellished with clear rhinestones. The sentiment is one of my own clear stamp I made a few years ago and stamped with black stazon ink.

Oki-doki, a few challenges:
Card Mania - CMC #14 - Is This Love That I'm Feeling
Cards in Envy - February Challenge - Polka Dots and/or Stripes
Amusing Challenges  - Colours: Red, White, Black 
Great Impressions - (Feb) Have a Heart
Gingerloft - GL58 - The Colour Red
Scrapper`s Delights Paper Crafts - Black and White with Splash of Colour (Pink/Red) 
The Squirrel & the Fox - #37 - Love 
Crafty Calendar -  February Love & Marriage
CAS-ual Fridays - CFC 90 - black, white + 1
Dilly Beans -  black and red
Thank You for stopping by!

"Turtle-y" Cool

Hi Peeps
Just a quick post before I have to leave for work
My apologies for the poor picture quality, daylight was poor ;(

"Turtle-y" cool digi is from Pink Petticoat. Coloured with Promakers and parts of the digi are highlighted with Anita's 3d Glossy accent.

Right-e-o, a few challenges:

Here Come the Boys -  Lots of Layers 
Totally Gorjuss #171 - For the men
My Time to Craft #209 - Men Only
Broken Box Stock #20 -Happy Birthday
Card Makin' Mamas: It's birthday time
Forever Friends #55 - Anything goes
Totally Papercrafts #154 - Pets
Seize The Birthday #6 - Masculine card + Sketch:

Thank You for stopping by!

Sunday, 17 February 2013

CAS "For You"

Hi Peeps
Hope you are keeping well!
Just a quick visit to blogland for me today:

Super cute image is called "Little One" by A Day For Daisies. I layered the image for a 3d effect, paper-pieced her dress, coloured her with ProMarkers and glitzed up her ribbon with stickles. Easy Peasy!

Oki-doki, a few challenges:

A Day For Daisies #63 - Pink Polka Dots
Colour Me Creative Challenge #62 - Colour any Girly and Feminine
Passion For Promarkers - Week 185 - Theme: "Give Us A Cuddle"
Speedy and Friends #147 - Pink, Brown & White 
Simply Create Too #31 - Mothers Day or Female
CAS(E) this Sketch! - 15 - Sketch:

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Thursday, 24 January 2013

Just to say ...

Hi Peeps

Just a quick card I made this morning. 
I've been so so sooo busy at work I had no time for a bit of crafting ;o))

Card was difficult to photograph as it kept rolling away ha! ;o))
Time to make a few card stands I think ;o))

Digi is from A Day For Daisies.. ain't she cute! 
Coloured with Promarkers and her swimsuit is highlighted with Anita's 3D clear gloss. Ladybugs and ribbon bow are from my stash ... eeeasy peeeasy! ;o))

Right-e-o, a few challenges:

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