Saturday, 31 July 2010

tubby ted

hi all
i have made this card featuring a gorgeous free digi from a fellow trimmie spyder.pop over and get him for yourself  here.thanks lyn he is sooo cute
challenges entered
fabnfunkychallenges.  -buttons and bows
papers......free from a mag
image ......tubby ted
flowers......retro punch
ribbon/buttons/......stash
promarker colours.........baby pink/caramel/sandstone/apple/cocoa

Friday, 30 July 2010

troublemaker

hi all
heres my last new digi from kenny k,she is called "troublemaker",great isnt she.
challenges entered
craftycatz  -material girl
daringcardmakers  -its a girl thing
fussyandfancy  -pink and black
prairiefairydesigns  -anything goes
onestitchatatime  -black/white and 1 other colour
craftaliciouschallenges  -make your own flowers
peartreedesigns.  -birthdays
create4fun-challenge.  use flowers on your project
creativeinspirationschallenge  -anything goes
papers..................basic grey
image...............kenny k
flowers.............punch
ribbon/lace............quixotic paperie
brads................papermania
 foam butterfly...........local craft shop
sentiment.............lexis doodles
edge punch........martha stewart
prmarker colours...........dusky pink/pastel pink/rose pink/warm grey 5/vanilla/shale/cinnamon

Thursday, 29 July 2010

uptown girl

hi all
i have made this card using a new digi from kenny kiernan she is called "uptown girl",isnt she cool.
challenges entered
paperplay  -anything goes
papers./brad..........papermania rich purples
image...................uptown girl
ribbon/gems.........stash
embossing folder..kimmy luvs
 flower.............handmade

Wednesday, 28 July 2010

daisy

hi all.
i have made this card using daisy from sugar nellie,she is one of my old faves,
challenges entered
papertakeweekly  -cutie patootie
craftycatz  -summertime
thecraftypad  -vintage
craftalicious  -birthday
ooh-la-la  -birthdays
papers.....................basic grey
image ...................daisy sugar nellie
blooms/flowers..................quixotic paperie/prima e-line
punch.............................martha stewart
sentiment......................wendys digital doodles
promarker colours......soft lime/lime/blush/rose pink/meadow/caramel/cocoa

Tuesday, 27 July 2010

vintage

hi all,i have some gorgeous new digis from kenny kiernan,they are so lovely to work with and make colouring a joy.this one is called "diva",we all know one of those i am sure !!!!
challenges entered
the crafty pad -vintage
ooh-la-la  -birthday
craftycreations -happy/sweet
craftalicious  --birthdays
prairie fairy  -lace it up
papers...............free from mag
image..................kenny kiernan
distress ink............corderoy/tim holtz
flowers.................free from craft stamper mag
flourishes..............marianne d
gems................poundland
sentiment.............computer generated
promarker colours..........caramel/cocoa/blush/baby pink/rose pink/cornflower blue

Monday, 26 July 2010

lexis doodles dt card challenge 19

hi all
 ,its lexis creations challenge time again-how the weeks fly,the winners of the last challenge are
 gdt-annika #43
winner-edith #70
this  weeks challenge is paper piecing so
heres my card ,its featuring sundae scruffles,isnt he adorable ,you can get him from lexis doodles
papers..................free from magh
image...................sundae scruffles
flowers....................punches
sentiment...............wendys digital doodles
promarker colours..............cocoa/caramel/baby pink/vanilla/red

lexis creations is having a DT call,if you would like to be considered to be a part of our friendly team, just put the letters DT after your entry in mr linky ,good luck all

Saturday, 24 July 2010

butterfly easel card

hi all ,
i made this using my new marianne d butterfly dies,a bit fiddly to get them out once cut ,but they are lovely
challenges entered
meljens designs- an easel card
crafty cardmakers- an easel card
papers..............henbury klane
butterfly...................marianne d die
flowers.sentiment.................stash
ribbon.....................poundland

Friday, 23 July 2010

blog candy winner

hi all,
thanks so much for joining in with my blog candy comp,i have used random.org to pick a winner

True Random Number ServiceRandom Integer Generator

Here are your random numbers:

                11

 Timestamp: 2010-07-23 20:41:36 UTC
 the winner is .........IRENA.......
e-mail me at  and.i will send the prize off to you asap
tracey x

pink deco

hi all,
here's another deco inspired card using the fab free flower stamp from craft stamper mag
hope you like it
papers.............basic grey
image./corner stamp.............craft uk fashion collection
flower stamp.....craft stamper mag freebee
flourishes.............marianne d
gems.................poundland
promarker colours.blush/rose pink/caramel
challenges entered
/the crafty pad -photo inspiration
pollycraft -happy birthday

blog candy -closes today at 6pm


hi all
i am having some real problems with my little laptop,i cant get on-line half the time and its really really annoying ,i thought it was time i had some candy so here it is

2 x all night media dye archival ink pads[pastel rainbow andberry rainbow]
16 sheets of 6x6 backing papers
1x paper journeys stamp collection
6x promarkers -dustypink/antique
pink/green/ivorycinnamon/ice grey 2


i will pick a random winner on 24th july ,
i may well add more as we go too
all you have to do is put a little post in your sidebar and become a follower ...easy peasy
add you name to mr linky!!!
good luck everyone
tracey x


Thursday, 22 July 2010

blue deco

hi all i have made a card today using the free flower stamp from a craft stamper mag,i used a deco stamp i8ve gad for ages and never used ,its turned out quite well i think,this one was just for fun ,no challenges this time.
papers................basic grey
stamp/sentiment.............from stash
flowers stamp..............free from craft stamper
flourishes..............marianne d
gems.................poundland
promarker colours........carmine/pastel blue/cornflower/black/blush

Wednesday, 21 July 2010

bubbles

hi all
i am back online yee haa ,i have so missed blogging ,i cant believe how much !!!! here is a card for today ,i used the free stamp from docrafts mag called bubbles,she is so cool. [ i am trying the new editor on blogger ,so forgive me if i cant quite get the hang of the post position !!!]
challenges entered

papers.............free from mag
stampsentiment...............bubbles from docrafts
flower....................handmade
gems.............poundland
promarker colours .....cool aqua/carmine/caramel/blush/cyan

Saturday, 17 July 2010

pink/yellow card




hi all
i have made this card using the sketch at paperplay , i used an image from bildermania,
challenges entered
http://paperplaychallenges.blogspot.com/ sketch
http://charismacardz.blogspot.com/ pink
http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.com/ babies/children
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.com/ summer

papers....................free from a mag
image....................bildermarnia
flowers.....................punch
gems.......................poundland
sentiment...................free from a mag.
promarker colours...................yellow/lemon/blush/rose pink/caramel

Friday, 16 July 2010

bookmark set




hi all
,i am still having problems with my computer but hey i got on-line so.....i made a bookmark set for a swap on trimcraft ,the theme is yellow and green,the image is from polka doodles,i hope you like them
challenges entered
papers...................free from mag
image...............polka doodles
ribbon.................poundland
flowers............punch
sentiment...........free from mag
promarker colours................lemon/yellow/soft lime/lime/blush/caramel/cocoa

Monday, 12 July 2010

challenge 18 at lexis creations





hi all
its challenge 18 time at lexis already,the winners for our last challenge are
this challenge is all about stitching,it can be real or faux,you choose.,just have fun with it,the sponsor is the lovely joanna sheen and she is giving a gift voucher for the winner to spend on her site.pop over to lexis and join us.
i have used lexis gorgeous sentiment called the gift,i think its perfect.
i have also made the bag from scratch ,i needed it large enough to hold a silk scarf ,some perfume and some yummy chocs, i think it has worked out well,i am sure my best mate will love it.
flowers...............................punch
blooms...............................quixotic paperie
sentiment..........................lexis doodles
flourishes.............................marianne d
fern.................................die cuts from stash

Sunday, 11 July 2010

no place like home








hi all
here is another simple but effective card using the nitwit papers from creative card making birthday edition mag,a couple of buttons and a bow from my stash.the papers are so detailed with stitching everywhere making them look 3d.
challenges entered

Saturday, 10 July 2010

wow pink gem candy


wow look at this wonderful candy janet at pink gem is offering to one lucky person on the 6th july,pop over to this fab site and check out how to win.

what a diva!!!!





hi all
i have made this using the gorgeous mo manning digi called "diva".i love this image.
papers.......................free from a mag
egde punch......................martha stewart
flower punch........................e k success
image..........................mo manning diva
sentiment ...................made from cut out letters
promarker colours..............baby pink/satin/blush/henna/ cocoa/pastel blue/gold ochre
papers

Friday, 9 July 2010

true friends

hi all
i have made this card using the free nitwit papers from creative cardmaking "birthday cards " edition,i love how it turned out ,the image is a digi from my friend jenni-cardmaking fairy,gorgeous isnt she.
papers...........................nitwits
image.............................sweetheart fairy from jenni
buttons /pearls....................stash
sentiment.................................computer generated
promarker colours......................blush/satin/henna/maroon/cornflower blue/olive green

Thursday, 8 July 2010

gem of a cupcake






hi all
i made this gem fest of a card using the free papers from creative cardmaking "birthday cards " mag,they are delicious and calorie free !!!!
challenges entered
papers.......................free from, mag
plowers.......................retro punch
gems..........................stash
sentiment.,......................wendys digital doodles

Wednesday, 7 July 2010

green boy card





hi all
here is a card i have made using the fab papers i had free from creative cardmaking "birthday cards " mag ,the papers are from nitwits and i want more so i will be hitting the nitwits site for some goodies.
challenges entered
papers/image /pocket tag....................nitwits
brads /card............................................stash