Sunday, October 26, 2014

Merry Christmas to You

I am entering this project for 2 challenges.....

Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/10/festive-floralschristmas-flowers.html
Allsorts Challenge Blog
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/10/week-282-christmas.html

Here is my take on these challenges.....




























Paper: DCWV
Pattern for Gift Box: My Time Made Easy
Dies: Cottage Cuts, spellbinders
Ribbon: The Ribbon Girl
Pearls: Wild Orchid Crafts
Poinsettia: Spellbinders
Sentiment stamp: Just Rite Stamps
Windows cut from a pattern on Silhouette
Ink: Colorbox Ink

Saturday, October 25, 2014

6 months

I am entering this layout for 2 challenges.....

My daughter is expecting our first grandchild this coming December. Can't wait to meet the little man.

Let's Scrap
http://www.letsscrapsketches.blogspot.com/2014/10/a-month-long-sketch-challenge.html

Crafty Girls Challenges
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/challenge-29.html

Here is my take on this sketch....


























Paper: Pion and Textured Cardstock
Background quatrefoil pattern cut with Silhouette
Butterflies: K & Co
Pearls: K & Co, Prima and The Ribbon Girl
Flowers: Petaloo
Swirly chipboard painted with Glitter mist: Enmarc
Title: Making Memories
Leaves: Martha Stewart Punch

Fryer's Cove

I am entering this layout for 2 challenges...

Let' Scrap
http://www.letsscrapsketches.blogspot.com/2014/10/challenge-4-photo-inspiration.html

Crafty Girls Challenges
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/challenge-29.html

Here is my take on these challenges....
























Paper: Textured Cardstock, K & Co, Bazzill  and Fabscraps
Navy/white anchor cut from a sheet of DCWV paper
White anchor: Enmarc painted white with Mister Huey's Color Mists in white
Bazzill wave border and same mist as above to make the waves
Steering wheel and Title cut with Silhouette
Pictures taken at Fryer's Cove Winery, Thorn Bay, West Coast South Africa

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Bedtime Stories Baby Shower

On Saturday the 18.10.2014 I held a Baby Shower for my daughter who is expecting our first grandchild around Christmas this year......and it is a boy!!!!

I used Graphic 45 "Mother Goose" Collection for the Baby Shower.

The invitation:


























Baby Bottle Pattern: Silhouette

The d├ęcor:


























Flowers: Graphics 45 die-cuts, made a little hole in the middle and stick a straw through the hole

Cradle:


























Pattern for this Cradle: My Time Made Easy - Bouncing Baby Buggy Pattern

Humpty Dumpty:





Pattern for Humpty Dumpty: My Time Made Easy - Egg-stra Special Gift Box

Banner:





 



 
 
 
 
 

Spellbinders banner die, Tim Holtz Rosette and Graphic 45 die-cuts

Juice Bottles:

















Spellbinders Label die, Tim Holtz Rosette and Graphic 45 die-cuts

Advise Book:

























Pattern from Silhouette

Diaper Bag Gift Box
























Pattern from Silhouette

Thank You Gifts












Just Rite Thank You stamp
Spellbinders scallop circle die
CM Circle Punch

Mini Cupcakes:

















Flags made wit die-cuts from Graphic 45

I am also entering some of the above items for challenges...

The Shabby Tea Room (Bottle Shaped Card)
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2014/10/week-237-show-your-shape.html
Crafty Girls Challenges (Diaper Bag)
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/challenge-29.html
Divas by Design (Diaper Bag)
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/10/oct-15th-texture.html

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Lots of Pink Card













I am entering this card for 7 challenges....

Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2014/10/challenge-282.html
Sugar Creek Hollow
http://sugarcreekhollow.blogspot.com/2014/10/97-one-two-three.html
In The Pink
http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/challenge-54-fancy-fold-in-pink.html
Crafty Girls Challenges
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/challenge-28-sad-farewell-to-crafty.html
Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge
http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.com/2014/10/fussy-and-fancy-featured-guest-designer.html
Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/10/oct-15th-texture.html
4 Crafty Chicks
http://www.4craftychicks.blogspot.com/2014/10/4-crafty-chicks-recipe-215.html

Here is my take on these challenges.......
















Paper: Maja Designs and Gold cardstock
Ink: Colorbox
Flowers, ribbon and bling: Wild Orchid Crafts
Image from the internet
Ranger Ink Embossing ink
Stampendous Shabby Pink Embossing Powder
Leaf stamp: Bobunny
Pattern for the card from Silhouette America

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Get Well Soon Card

I am entering this card for 6 challenges...

Sugar Creek Hollow
http://sugarcreekhollow.blogspot.com/2014/09/95-word-play.html
In the Pink
http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/09/challenge-53-sparkle-and-bling.html
Craft Little Fairies
http://craftylittlefairieschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/09/september-sparkle-bling.html
Crafty Girls Challenges
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/09/challenge-27.html
Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/09/pretty-in-glitter.html
The Ribbon Girl
http://www.ribbongirls.blogspot.co.uk/2014/09/september-colour-challenge.html

Here is my take on these challenges...







































Paper: Textured cardstock
Printable tags from the internet
Butterflies: Sizzix Dies
Corner: Spellbinders
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Ribbon: The Ribbon Girl
Leaves: Martha Stewart Punch
Sentiment Stamp: Just Rite Stamps
Ink: Archival Ink

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Memoirs of a Geisha

I am entering this card and envelope for 3 challenges....














Crafty Girls Challenges
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/09/challenge-27.html
Allsorts Challenge Blog
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/09/week-277-based-on-film-title.html
Memoirs of a Geisha
Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge
http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.com/2014/09/fussy-and-fancy-challenge-123-main.html

Here is my take on these challenges......











































Paper: Texture Cardstock and Graphics 45
Stickers: Graphics 45
Flowers and Pearls: Wild Orchid Crafts
Lantern pattern and envelope from Silhouette Studio
Charm and Ribbon from my stash