Thursday, 28 August 2008

Papertake Weekly ~ MoJo Monday

I Would like to enter this card for 2 challenges. The first is a sketch at Mojo Monday and the second is Papertake weekly . The theme this week is A stitch in time is simply to use stitching on your project! It can be real or faux!
Supplies : DP Imaginisce Snowy Jo ~ Snow Soiree and Santa's Secret Garden
Ribbon Gems and Chipboard Sentiment from my stash.
Image is Charlotte riding reindeer from A whiff of joy I am so loving these stamps they are fab to colour and so easy to stamp with.
Prismacolor and sansodor.
Sewing machine

Tuesday, 26 August 2008

Challenge 14 ~ 3 Different Ribbons

Thanks to everyone who took part in challenge 13 we were blown away by the Amazing response we have had this week. Again the cards were all fabulous, and we really enjoyed visiting your blogs to see what you made of the sketch.

Now onto this week Challenge
3 Different Ribbons.
We would love to see your creations with 3 different ribbons on them.
We have another fab prize up for grabs this week Kindly donated by Bryony
from Silly monkey crafts.
For the next 4 weeks we have the gorgeous Jacqui (cats Whiskers) as our Guest designer if you haven't visited her blog go check it out she makes the most amazing cards.
Supplies: All DP is Basic grey Oh Baby Girl
Ribbon and charms from stash
HH Elmer Elephant that can be purchased from Silly monkey crafts
Water colour pencils
The little charm at the bottom says baby.

Sunday, 24 August 2008


I would just like to say a big thank you to everyone who has entered my blog candy draw.
The winner of my blog candy is
number 15
Timestamp: 2008-08-24 14:32:08 UTC
Well done Gisela
If you could email me your Address i will get your prize posted to you this week
This competition is now closed
This post will stay at the top of my blog until the 24th August.
please scroll down for newer posts

I have just realise today that I've just gone over the 10,000 hits mark!!! So I'd like to say a big thank you to all who visit my blog, I really appreciate your comments. And I'd like to thank you by offering out some blog candy.
up for grabs is
8x8 Dovecraft Winter wonderland paper pack,
matching Ribbon stickers and Funky Brads
3 Bundles of Fibres
and a brand new Whiff of Joy Charlie with Snowballs rubber stamp
All you have to do is put up a post and a link on your blog telling people about my blog candy and then leave me a comment on this post. I will randomly pick out a winner on Sunday 24thAugust. Good Luck!! :0)

Friday, 22 August 2008

Cute Card Thursday Bright colours

The challenge over on Cute card Thursday this week is to use Bright colours, and they have 2 fab Spiral Whisper stamps up for grabs this week.

I would also like to enter this card into the very talented Trina's Sketch blog candy,pop on over and have a look there is some gorgeous candy you could win.

Supplies Papermania Naughty and Nice

Winter Milly which can be bought from Spiral Whisper

Ribbon Flowers and Bling from my stash

Tuesday, 19 August 2008

A Spoon Full of Sugar Challenge 13

This weeks Challenge is a sketch that I have designed,

the strip across the middle you can use either paper or a ribbon it's up to you.

We have a new sponsor this week the very talented Katharina from

has kindly donated Charlie with dog rubber stamp for blog candy

We also have another announcement to make as of this week you may use any make of stamp for A Spoon Full Of Sugar Challenges.

Go Check it out the DT have made some Amazing cards this week.

Supplies:Papermania Naughty and Nice Xmas paper,

Whiff of joy Charlotte decorating christmas tree.

Ribbon and charm from stash.

Stickles and prismacolor pencils

Friday, 15 August 2008

Cute Card Thursday ~ Soft Furnishings

Challenge 23
This week the theme for the challenge on Cute Card Thursday is
Soft Furnishings
you can use fabric, ribbon, stitching, buttons etc, anything you can find on the soft furnishings in the home ie curtains, cushions, sofas etc.

There are some fantastic Alota Stamps sofa and window up for grabs this week!

Supplies: Charlie Building Snowman from Whiff of Joy

these stamps are amazing quality and fab to colour in.

Whisper pens

Dovecraft Winter wonderland Pack

Charms from stash

sewing machine


Tuesday, 12 August 2008

A Spoon Full of Sugar Challenge 12

Thanks to everyone who took part in challenge 11. Again the cards were all fabulous, and we really enjoyed visiting your blogs to see what you had recycled
Now onto this weeks Challenge
A Secret Message
We would love you to hide a message somewhere in your card.
We have one of the new release High Hopes stamps "Juggles" to send to one randomly chosen winner this week. The stamp has very kindly been donated by Bryony from Silly Monkey Crafts. Silly Monkey Crafts have lots of the new High Hope releases in stock.
I am such a scatterbrain i forgot to take a photo before sending the card showing my secret message, anyway it is behind the image
All DP are from costco
Image is a sarah kay
everything else is from my stash

Friday, 8 August 2008

Cute Card Thursday

This week the theme on Cute Card Thursday is 'The two of us'
They would like you to use two of something on your card, it could be 2 people, 2 animals or 1 of each, They would love to see your own interpretation as always!
This week Nikki from Dewdrop Craftz has very kindly donated a fab prize

I have made this card for my brother and his fiancee to celebrate there engagement tomorrow night.

Supplies: Dp DCWV Old World Stack

Hanglar images

Flower, Buttons and charms which say made with love and just for you from my stash.

Prismacolour pencils and Sansodor

I hope they like it!!!

Thursday, 7 August 2008


Hi everyone

sorry i have had no cards to show this week but this is what I have been busy with, My brother is getting engaged on Saturday and they asked me to do their cake this is what i have made, I am also doing the buffet with my mam so won't be around much until next week.
has some fab candy on offer

Here is the deal:
The winner of the blog candy give away gets the complete Whiff of Joy Guardian Angel Collection by Elisabeth Bell ( 4 stamps ) for free
AND Katharina(or better Whiff of Joy Stamps ) will host a blog candy give away on the winners blog. You can choose the terms and I will sponsor your blog candy with another complete set of the Guardian Angels
Doesn't this sound tempting? ;)
Pop over and have a look
Have a great weekend

Tuesday, 5 August 2008

A Spoon Full Of Sugar Challenge 11

Thanks to everyone who took part in challenge 10. Again the cards were all fabulous, and we are really enjoying visiting your blogs, don't forget to check back later today to see who has won
The stamp that was very kindly been donated by Bryony from Silly Monkey Crafts.
Now onto this weeks Challenge


we would love to see you use something that you have recycled on your card,It could be some scraps of card from your stash or some old scraps of material anything really it's up to you,let your imagination run wild.
We have a new Sponsor this week Lana from dottydocrafts
Has Kindly donated this fab prize for one random lucky winner next week.
If you haven't visited dottydocrafts before pop over and have a look ther are some fab items in the shop.

To be in with a chance to win it, just leave us a comment with a link to your work, and we will randomly pick 1 winner next week.
Don't forget you must include at least one Sugar Nellie, Rachelle Anne Miller, Sarah Kay, High Hopes or a Hanglar Image somewhere on your design.

Supplies: Dp From stash

Image Kindly sent to me by Nikki

Gems and Buttons from stash.

Denim is a scrap I had left after covering some chairs, it's cut using the sizzix machine, the ribbons are cut from a top I bought.

sentiment is a rub on

Monday, 4 August 2008

Friday Sketchers

Friday Sketchers
This week its Kimmie from Canada's turn to design the sketch

The prize this week, one very lucky random winner will receive these three unmounted stamps by High Hopes: The Jungle Background, Timothy Tiger and Friends Furr Ever!!!

DP Basic Grey- Prehaps and Blue Bonnet.
Image: Elisabeth Bell Sweet Ebony Letter Box from Funky Kits
Brads and Spacer beads from stash
Flower - PM and Prima
Watercolour pencils.
Memory rub-ons.

Saturday, 2 August 2008

gorgeous fibres

Hi Everyone
I have some Gorgeous Fibres for £1 + P+P a bundle to sell if anyone would be interested. they are bundles of 8 x 1mtr lengths, the pics show you the colours i have available. If you are interested please email me at

Thanks for looking