Wednesday, 30 October 2013

DRAGON'S DREAM CHALLENGE.

Hi Everyone,

I am sorry for my lack of posting...soooooooo Busy at work not enough hours in the day.....I hope to catch up with you all real soon....

For the next fortnight the Theme over at DRAGONS DREAM  is "Movie"....Texture"....Embellishment....& a hint of Red...This was chosen by the super talented Silvia...The only rules are you must use a least one real stamp on your tag....Have fun....see you there....

 I used the Brick embossing folder on some red card, the stamp set is from artistic outpost called paperboy...the car is a die cut from the Tim Holtz range... the ticket was in my stash....

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

Sunday, 20 October 2013

"HALLOWEEN TIME" OVER AT ECLECTIC ELLAPU.....

Hi Everyone,
A happy Sunday to you all...This weeks Challenge over at ECLECTIC ELLAPU is Halloween...chosen my ME!!!! We all would love to see your spooky Halloween creations..so join in the fun...Just a little reminder don't forget our daily treasure hunt runs until the end of Oct soooo many goodies to be won!!!

I made a tag...I love this image of these cute little witches, I started with a Black tag then added some DSP I dyed the netting & seam binding green...the spider web I stamped in white the stamp is from SU..The rest s from my stash...




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

Friday, 18 October 2013

FUSSY & FANCY 100TH CHALLENGE......"CELEBRATION"

Hi Everyone,
Over at Fussy & Fancy we are celebrating our 100th Challenge and the theme is Celebration..Hosted by the lovely talented Sazzle....you can join in HERE the challenge will run for the next fortnight...Looking forward to all your wonderful creative makes....

I made a tag using some of the beautiful images from Graphic 45 papers (little darling)... the flowers & elements are from my stash....I hope you like it...




Thank you so much for your kind visit.... x x

Wednesday, 16 October 2013

DRAGONS DREAM....THEME.... A TV SHOW.... FABRIC CREAM....BLING...

Hi Everyone,
Today and for the next fortnight over at Dragons Dream we have a new Recipe... Chosen by the super talented Helen....A TV Show....Fabric....Cream....Bling...whoop whoop sounds fun don't you think....
Well I choose the TV Show the Great British Sewing Bee....here's my tag...




I loved that TV Show... the Great British sewing Bee...I used Gesso on the base of the tag then stamped my favorite stamp set from Oxford Impressions (dress forms & corsetry) I cut a dress form from Tim Holtz die..this lace I used for the dress I bought from the local boot sale 3 metres for 30pence..(bargain) the bling & pearls/buttons are from my stash... I hope you like it... so please join in this fortnight... just click HERE and have  peek at the lovely teams tags...
Thank you so much for your visit....

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

TAG TUESDAY....."SHOES"

Hi Everyone,
Shock horror I am putting up my Tag Tuesday Tag on Tuesday now that's a first I normally forget to put it on my blog until at least Thursday....well this week the Theme is Shoes....Well I choose to go along with Boots...Cowgirl Boots... what do you think....I glittered them up to make them stand out... the background of the tag I stamped with this great stamp set from SU.. The image is from Gecko.... Thanks for peeking x x



Saturday, 12 October 2013

Tattered & Torn

Hi Everyone,

This is my tag this week for Tag Tuesday.. theme this week is Tattered & Torn..I put this up on Tag Tuesday site on Tuesday... But just got round now to pop it up on here...were does the time go...Yikes!!!! I hope you like it and you all are enjoying the weekend...




Monday, 7 October 2013

ALL CRAFTS CHALLENGE....OCT/NOV...

Hi Everyone,

Well for the next two months Oct/Nov A new challenge at ALL CRAFT CHALLENGE no cards please!!!! anything Goes...knitting, sewing, crochet, altered items anything but a card....& you have two whole months to take part & make your creation....we all love to see your fabulous makes...so pop over and take part there are some amazing prizes to be won pop over and see what is up for the Oct/Nov candy you wont be disappointed.....For my creation I decided to use up a lot of my fabric scraps...making hearts & flowers...I hope you like them....



I had fun making these at least I have less scraps in my basket now...Thank you so much for your visit...

Sunday, 6 October 2013

ECLECTIC ELLAPU... AUTUMN COLOURS..

Hi Everyone,
Happy Sunday to you all, well today is the start of the new weekly challenge over at ECLECTIC ELLAPU and the Theme is Celebrate Autumn....Chosen by the lovely talented Yvonne.. I adore the colours of Autumn don't you!! Well I made a tag using lots of Digi images from Gecko Galz...& Ephemera's vintage Garden..., The background was sprayed with squeezed orange dylusions ink...Love these inks...
I hope you like it!!! Don't forget there is a huge treasure hunt going on over at Eclectic Ellapu for the month of October just click on the pic on my sidebar to explain all... you have to be innit to win it folks... So many crafty items to be won ...Good Luck.....




 Thank you so much for your visit x x

Thursday, 3 October 2013

TAG TUESDAY....BEADS, BUTTONS & BOWS...

Hi Everyone,
I have been taking part in Tag Tuesday since the beginning and always forget to post my tag on my blog as I add it to Tag Tuesday blog...Told you I was getting old...So now I am going to try to remember to add to both!!! so I know today is Thursday but that's fine as you can add it throughout the week... The reason for today is I had a post done already for Tuesday.....  so the theme this week is Beads, Buttons & Bows...

 For the background I stamped the images from the fabulous Oxford Impressions set dress forms & corsetry I love their stamps you get so many in a pack too....
 I distressed the background with my favorite Tim Holtz ink Frayed Burlap....
 Thank you so much for your visit today.... I hope you like it.....

Wednesday, 2 October 2013

DRAGONS DREAM...TAG IT ON....

Hi Everyone,
Today is the start of the next fortnights Recipe over at DRAGONS DREAM & the recipe was chosen by the lovely Trace who is having a little team break at the moment..."A word of your choice.....layers....& brown.. sounds fun don't you think... we are looking forward to all your fabulous tags as always....

I chose the word.....WORD... the written word being my theme...the background is stamped with the newsprint & ledger stamp from SU...the wooden letters are embossed in white & blue...the pen nibs are Tim Holtz range...Distress inks used are Frayed burlap..Broken china, vintage photo....I hope you like it!!



Pop over HERE to take part... the only rules are you must use at least one real stamp on your tag...Have fun... See you there... Thank you for your visit......

Tuesday, 1 October 2013

ALTERED ECLECTICS MONTHLY CHALLENGE....ANYTHING GOES...

Hi Everyone,
It's the 1st of Oct and that means a new Challenge over at ALTERED ECLECTICS our challenge is always Anything Goes...No Cards please...As we would love to see your Altered creations....books, boxes, canvas, anything you can alter we would love to see it.... so pop on over and join in the fun & have a little peek at the fabulous teams blogs & projects.....See you there....
I decided to make some flowers & to alter a small crate to hold them in.... I hope you like it.....

Just some Gesso added to the  Black wire frame & some lace from my stash & blink of course

 The flower I stamped the newsprint stamp from SU on old pages from the phone book...distressed these with frayed burlap ink, I punched the petals out using a SU punch...added these buttons to the centres
strips of the left over paper added to the glass bottles..Simples...I hope you like it....
Thank you so much for your visit today....