Saturday, 19 April 2014

Fussy & Fancy Challenge..."Pearls & Lace

Hi Everyone,
I hope you all are having a wonderful Easter weekend..& eating lots of Chocolate...I am (lol)
New Challenge for the next fortnight at FUSSY & FANCY and the theme has been chosen by the lovely talented Ivonne ..."Pearls & Lace" sounds fun don't you think..Looking forward to seeing all your wonderful creations...see you there!!

I made a tag, Firstly I covered the tag in some prima papers...the lace & the muslin cloth  I dye in some cold tea left in the pot.... the image I got from ebay the pearls & bling are from my stash... the large stone at the bottom... this was a ring I got from a charity shop for 10pence...I hope you like it....



Thank you so much for your visit  x x x

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Dragons Dream Challenge....

Hi Everyone,
New challenge over at DragonsDream and it's my turn to choose the letter from the alphabet....I choose the letter S and the colour BLUE...I hope you all have fun with this one.....we all love visiting your creative blogs so click the link and join in...The only rules are you must use at least one real stamp on your tag....simple...have fun!!!

I coloured the background of my tag with DI inks...I stamped the Grid stamp from SU & then heat embossed with white embossing powder...I used the stamps from Tim Holtz for main image & the heart... the ribbon is from my stash... I hope you like it.....




Thank you so much for your visit today x x x x

Monday, 7 April 2014

A Swap for all Seasons....Peachy...

Hi Everyone,
As you know I take part in a monthly swap over at A Swap for all Seasons and for the month of April the theme was Mother's day... and the de-stash items were the colour Peach....
 I was to send to the Lovely Francie and receive from the lovely Joyce:


                                                      This is what I sent to Francie my tag..

                                                                   My Mother's day Card...
                                     my de-stash items I sent...  colour Peach....
                                 This Beautiful Fabulous box card I received from the super
                                  talented Joyce...I love it....
                                            from Joyce this amazing Tag x x x
                                 Joyce sent me fabulous de-stash items...Love them all....
                                Look at these beauties.. beautiful vintage pics & buttons x x x
Thank you so much Joyce I loved everything I received.... x x x
Pop on over to the lovely Linda who sorts us all out each month with fabulous swap partners...you can find the link on my sidebar ....A Swap for all Seasons....

Thank you so much for your visit today x x x x x

Sunday, 6 April 2014

ECLECTIC ELLAPU CHALLENGE...ONE FOR THE BOY'S

Hi Everyone,
I hope you all are having a good weekend, the weather is a little dull in the South East today hopefully it will brighten up later....
Well today is the start of a new Challenge over at Eclectic Ellapu this will run for three weeks...Their is two choices of themes...the lovely talented Laurian from the Pink team has chosen "One for the Boy's.....The lovely Elaine W from the Purple team has chosen the theme "Easter"..Something for everyone don't you think....Well I'm a Pinkie so I made a tag using the theme One for the Boy's....I hope you like it......

I made this for my brothers Birthday I think you have guessed his present by now...yep It's a Watch...

I coloured the large tag with dylusion inks then stamped over with a  the clock stamp from Kaisercraft,
the smaller tag is made from chipboard and coloured with pumice stone DI.. stamped with TH stamps this time..the sentiment is from Stampin up retired stamp set....The embellishments are from my stash...
Looking forward to seeing all your fabulous creations over at Eclectic Ellapu..




Thank you so much for your visit today it is very much appreciated that you take the time in all your busy lives to stop by... x x x

Thursday, 3 April 2014

ALTERED ECLECTICS CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone,

I am so sorry this should have gone up on the 1st of the month....I am becoming stressed at work and the dates just fly out of the window....so sorry to my lovely teamies & sweet Elaine who owns Altered Eclectics... sorry!!!! But better late than never as they say...

As you know this challenge runs monthly and we would love to see anything that you alter...boxes, canvases, tags etc... no cards Please if you can alter it we would love to see it...Have Fun....

I altered a paper mache bird I hope you like him...He has been Fran-taged within a inch of his life (lol) I used the aged aqua Love this colour...mind you he has 6 layers of the stuff  but I was happy with the effect...He has two metal (black) brads for his eyes....



So looking forward to what you all will create this month... so pop over HERE and join in the fun

See you there x x x

Wednesday, 26 March 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE.....

Hi Everyone,
A new recipe for the next fortnight over at Dragons Dream  The recipe was chosen by the lovely talented Silvia....the letter "Z" and a FACE...whoop, whoop sounds fun don't you think...

For my tag I decided to call it "You put the ZING in Amazing"  the background is coloured with assorted DT inks & I used a leaf mask on the bottom of tag... The face image is a La Blanche stamp...
the bling / fibres & crown are from my stash...I hope you like her! ....  




Thank you so much for your visit I really appreciate how you all take the time to stop by... x x x
Have a happy rest of the week....

Friday, 21 March 2014

Fussy & Fancy Challenge...Shabby Chic...

Hi Everyone,
Well I have had NO computer or Phone line for the last 3 days...Whoop Whoop... I have come in tonight from work and it's back on....I am so sorry I could not put up this post this morning...But better late than never as they say....I have been so lost without it...I have 394 emails to get through...YIKES... and I'm working this weekend Boo-Hoo... Well Here Goes for the fabulous Challenge over at Fussy & Fancy.....

The Theme was chosen by the fabulous talented Judy...Shabby Chic..
Here the inspiration pic.. Just Beautiful...

Our kind sponsor this Challenge is Live & Love Crafts and the winner gets a £10.00 voucher to spend in their amazing store...so link up your fabulous creations HERE  Looking forward to seeing your great entries & visiting your blogs....See you there...

I made a tag I loved the soft colour palette of the inspiration photo so I used the soft pinks & creams...the backing papers are Prima.. the little bird was cut out in white glitter card, the butterfly I added the pink sequins & glitter.. the little heart I cut out I added the little pearls also...The image I had in my stash I think I bought on ebay??? I hope you like it.....




Thank you so much for your kind visit....Have a happy Weekend All x x x