My lovely friends, thank you xx

Friday, 29 November 2013

Happy Mail


Happy Friday, wahoo for the weekend!

I am popping on with my Little Miss Muffet post and in celebration of Black Friday there is a huge SALE that you really don't want to miss, go see HERE!  The more you buy the more you save now that's what I call a SALE!!!

For my card I have used the very sweet 'Happy Mail' from the swings and slides collection. coloured with copics and Graph It Markers and the papers are those gorgeous Nordic Christmas papers from First Edition.  A bit of glitter and some jingle bells and voila!!!!!!!!!

Entering into:
4 Crafty Chicks - Christmas
Crafting by Designs - Christmas/winter

Have a fabulous Friday!
Lotsa hugs

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Papertake Weeky DT


Hope your week has got off to a good start and that you are keeping warm and well!  Its been lovely and bright here for a couple of days but so chilly!

Its sketchie time over at Papertake Weekly so just choose one of the PTW sketchies and off you go, easy!
We are sponsored by the fabulous Simon Says Stamp so be sure to check out details of the prize HERE!

It has been way tooooo long since I coloured up a Marci and I love this stamp, she is so cute!

Stamp - Snowflake Garland Marci - La la land
Colouring - Copics
Papers - Nordic Christmas - First Edition
Lace and seam binding - The Ribbon Girl
Flowers - WOC
Snowflake Charm, gems from stash
Sentiment - SU

Entering into;
WOC - Snowflakes
Lexi's - Christmas
Stampin for the Weekend - Feeling Festive

Have a lovely evening, I will be poppin around in a bit for a catch up! As always thanks so much for stopping by!
Lotsa hugs

Friday, 22 November 2013

All White!!!!!!!


Yippee for Friday !

Ok I am here with my Little Miss Muffet DT post and I have moved to the FaceBook Team so you can find me posting  there too every Friday!!

This week it's a new challenge and the theme is 'It'll be all white on the night'!   I confess to being a bit flummoxed but it came good in the end, I found some beautiful glittered vellum in my stash and I used lots of cheesecloth and organza ribbon for a nice soft look!

Stamp - Sonny Honeycloud Winter - Little Miss Muffet
Colouring medium - Copics
Flowers - WOC

I am off to have a catch up with you all, thanks for poppin in!

Thursday, 21 November 2013

Punk Ellie

Happy Thursday hope the week has been kind to you!  Its turned so cold, I am glued to the radiator at the mo, to try and warm up!!

Well it's my turn to post over at the Paper Nest Dolls and did you catch this weeks new Punk themed release, super cool, go check them out HERE on the blog or HERE in the STORE!

I have used Punk Ellie, adorable e and  check out her cool outfit, love it!  I knew I had the perfect papers when I saw her they are soo old that I cant remember what make they are but I love them for this card!

Stamp - Punk Ellie - Paper Nest Dolls
Colouring medium - Copics
Flowers - WOC and The Ribbon Girl
Lace - The Ribbon Girl
Ric Rac from stash

Have a fabulous day, thanks so  much for poppin in!
Lots a hugs

Sunday, 17 November 2013

Teddy Bea

Happy Sunday , its a bit gloomy here this morning lets hope I can find something to brighten the day, might go for a nice walk later to blow the cobwebs off LOL!   Hope you have something nice planned, maybe a family get together or a day out with the kids or maybe just a crafty day!!

Right I forgot to post my Teddy Bo card from last Tuesday, OMG, that's how behind I am right now, I need an action plan to get myself ahead!!

Okay so this little Teddy Bea is super sweet, I couldn't resist pink for her, I am really struggling to get any decent pics its dark before I go to work and dark when I get back, I really hope Father Christmas brings me a light box this year........

Stamp - Teddy Bea 278 - Teddy Bo and Co
Colouring  - Copics
Papers - Kraft Notes
Flowers - WOC
Lace - The Ribbon Girl
Sentiment - SU

Have a fabulous day!
Lots a hugs

Saturday, 16 November 2013

Rory Fairy

Morning and Happy Saturday

Brrrrrr  its so cold I could do with a duvet day today just to keep warm!!   Still have to give myself  a kick up the behind coz I have loads to do so I best get moving!

Today I am featuring a gorgeous little fairy from Kith and Kin Stamp Co, she is really sweet....... I have used lots of sparkle on her wings and he gorgeous papers are from Stampin Up.

Image - Rory Fairy - Kith and Kin Stamp Co
Colouring medium - Copics
Flowers - WOC

Entering into:
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes with ribbon
Happy Campers - Glitter It
Rubys Rainbow - Pink and Blue

As seems to be the norm at the moment and I am sure it is the same for most of us, it is such a busy time of year that my free time is being rather stretched but I hope to have a good old catch up tonight!

Thanks for poppin in as always, means alot to me!!


Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Caroling Snowman


Hi everyone, hope your week has got off to a good start, I am still struggling with the clocks changing makes me feel right miserable LOL!   Anyhow I am here with my DT card for Papertake Weekly, and the theme this week is Snow and Ice............Brrrrrr...........

Our fab sponsor this week is Whiff Of Joy..........check out all the details of the prize here!!

I have used Caroling Snowmen from the Paper Nest Dolls and it was also one of the cards I designed for our craft event at the weekend...........

We used some gorgeous papers from SU called Gingham Garden not actually Christmas papers but we wanted to show that you can get lots of different uses from one paper pack......we used the patchwork effect too which is also great for using scraps!!!

Stamp - Caroling Snowman - Paper Nest Dolls
Colouring medium - Copics
Papers - Gingham Garden - SU
Dies - Pretty Poinsettia - La la land
Ribbon and Lace - The Ribbon Girl
Jewellery Tag  -SU

Entering into:
Crafty Calender - All things Christmas
Sweet Stampin - Christmas is Coning

I have already posted some pics of the event on FB but you can also see them on the Cute Cottage Blog.

Have a lovely evening

Sunday, 10 November 2013

MMCS and LMM Blog Hop


Happy Sunday and welcome to the Little Miss Muffet and My Mums Craft Shop blog hop!  Did you know that My Mums Craft Shop are now carrying  Little Miss Muffet Stamps, no well yes they do, fab isn't it and they are currently the only retailer in the UK to do so.  There are loads of gorgeous rubber stamps to choose from  (well actually they are all gorgeous) go check them out HERE!

Okay hopefully you have come from Julie's blog if not then start HERE at the beginning!

For my card I have used Jasmine from the Sugar and Spice range,she is one of my absolute favs and I always think she is perfect for lots of occasions from birthdays to get well, sending a hug, or even just because!

Coloured with copics and the papers are LOTV Always and Forever.

 a little closer look

Your next stop on the hop is the fabulous Kathy..............enjoy!!

Entering into
A gem of a challenge - gems gems gems
Di's Digis - Girly
Moving along with the times - girly, pearly and swirly 

Ok and don't forget what do comments make, PRIZES, yes the more love you leave the more chances of winning, Wahoo!!

Have a fabulous Sunday!
Lots a  Hugs

Saturday, 9 November 2013

Super Saturday

Morning and Happy Saturday

Hopefully when this posts I will be at the hotel setting up the room for the Cute Cottage Event, I hope it goes ok, bit nervous now LOL anyway I will ll let you know how it went tomorrow!!

Okay so quick post from me and a quick little card too featuring the spotlighted image at Little Miss Muffet, Claudia's Tutu, shes beary sweet!!

Hope you like her and do pop over to check out the freebie too!

Colouring - Copics
Papers - EP Beautiful Life
Flowers - WOC/Ribbon Girl

Have a fabulous day !!
Lotsa  hugs

Thursday, 7 November 2013

Spots and Dots

Morning and Happy Thursday.

Oooh I have not had time blog since the weekend, I am so busy with the Cute Cottage Event that I just can't seem to find even a spare few mins, please stick with me until after the weekend when normal commenting  will resume!  I am so excited and looking forward to Saturday, be sure to come and check out some pics to see what we got up to!

Okay so over at Little Miss Muffet we have a  new challenge for you spots and dots.........easy peasy I say!

I loved this little image so much, isn't she cute and having lots of fun!!

Stamp - Polka Dot Pal Issie - Little Miss Muffet
Colouring medium - Copics and Graph It Markers
Papers - Kraft Notes
Flourish - Magnolia
Sentiment - SU
Little mini blooms - WOC
Stickles - Icicle
Charm from stash - thank you Lisa!

Entering into:
Bearly Mine - Anything Goes
Card Mania - Anything Goes
A Gem of a Challenge - Christmas is coming
Allsorts - Christmas Cheer

Have a fabulous day, thank you so much for poppin in, catch up soon!

Saturday, 2 November 2013

Winter Mail Ellie

Morning and Happy Saturday!

Yuck it's damp, dark and a tad chilly  here in Kent today, Brrr I could do with being wrapped up all warm like little Ellie here, she looks very snug in her big hat and fur trimmed coat.  Its my turn to post over at the Paper Nest and I adore this image from the recent new release, she is cute cute cute!

Stamp - Winter Mail Ellie - The Paper Nest Dolls
Colouring medium - Copics and Graph'It Markers
Papers - MME Mistletoe Magic
Mixed flowers and berries
Seam binding/lace- The Ribbon Girl
Lace doily, metal corner die

Entering into:
A Creative Romance - Add Metal
The Paper nest Dolls - Anything Goes

Hope you have a great weekend, I have 45 card packs to prep today, wahoo! Thanks as always for poppin in, your comments mean sooooooo much!
Lots a hugs