Saturday, 19 September 2015

2nd Pocket Letter


& I'm now on my 6th  as I love making them & giving them :o)  You can find out about Pocket Letters HERE.  This one was made for a Facebook swap which was any theme so I did pink & green my favourite colour combo.  I used Basic Grey papers & stickers & added lots of goodies (buttons, gems, wooden shapes etc).  

The challenges:
Crafty Time - Anything But a Card 
Scrap & Craft - Butterflies 
C.R.A.F.T. - Add Some Bling
Bloggers Challenge - Flowers For You 
Crafting With Friends - Anything Goes
Brown Sugar - Anything But a Card 
Paperminutes - Anything Goes 
Crafty Friends - B is for... Banner, Butterflies...


I hope you're having a great Saturday, we went for a big breakfast with friends first thing this morning which is one of the best ways to start the weekend :o) (& means I don't have to cook later which is always a bonus!)

Sunday, 13 September 2015

& New Release Time at All Dressed Up

As I haven't had so much time for crafting recently I've only been able to be on one DT but what a wonderful team it is!  I love being part of the All Dressed Up design team & getting to use Wendy's gorgeous images & I especially look forward to her new images each month & this time I chose (though it was a hard choice) "For You" & I coloured it with chalks.  I used various scraps for my stash & and added a bit of ribbon & pearls.  

The challenges:
Crafting With Attitude - Anything Goes
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards - Fancy & Feminine
Little Red Wagon - Digi Do 
Love to Scrap - Do a Double Take
Karleigh Sue - Ribbon &/or Flowers 
Card Mania - Pastel Colors 
Fan-Tastic Tuesday - Make It Feminine

I hope you've had a lovely weekend & it hasn't gone too quick.

Wednesday, 2 September 2015

All Dressed Up New Challenge Time...

Yes today is the start of another All Dressed Up challenge, as usual it's Anything Goes with an All Dressed Up image & there are so many to choose from.  I need to get a start on my Christmas cards so I used "It's Snowing" & did some paper piecing on the snowman's scarf and hat.  The papers are from my stash (I have sooo many Christmas papers) & I finished off with some sticky ribbon, gems, die cut poinsettia & a bell, oh & Glamour Dust around the outline.  I hope you can join us.

The challenges:
ABC Christmas - Q - Quantum Leap (F for Frosty)
Jingle Bells- Tic-Tac-Toe ( Snow, Die Cuts, Bling)
Craftyhazelnut - Use Some Silver
Sparkle Creations - Anything Goes
A Gem of A Challenge - Do You Wanna Build a Snowman
Little Claire - Christmas in August
Sparkle & Sprinkle - Anything Goes (with loose glitter)
A Snowflake's Promise - Winter or Christmas 
Creative Card Crew - Christmas 
Holly Jolly - Use a Die

I hope you're having a good week.  I'm having a bit of a rough one - missed going out on Bank Holiday Monday as I was ill & still haven't quite recovered.  Gotta be better tomorrow though cos must go back to work cos we're so short staffed.