Friday, 22 April 2016

Lace day

Morning my lovely followers...hope you are all well and have something nice planned for the weekend.
I don't think i have ...we are clearing out the loft in our house. well that's a royal we as i have lived here for 31years and never been in the i always stand at the bottom of the ladders.
but you collect so much u there, so its time for a clear out!!!
ok my card today is for the usual CRAFTY CATZ Friday challenge...
Our theme this week is use LACE ...easy one don't you think??

we got some gorgeous cute images to use from our sponsor this time around 

I have used flowers from stock.
Lace from Crafty Ribbon

thanks for stopping by today 
Take care
x Carol x

Friday, 15 April 2016

Keeping it Monochrome

Hi Peeps....not had a good week this week.......went to GP'S Monday he sent me to A n E dept at hospital, Thye decided to admit me so spent a couple of days in hospital, dont really like being on the opposite much prefer being the nurse not the patient!!
Not doing too bad since came home. taking it easy, need to chill a little.
Already had my cards done for this month at Crafty catz so ahead of the game a little.
Our challenge this week is 

Our lovely sponsor gave us some lovely images to play with 
I used this one English lady
Our sponsor is Star Stampz
do hope  you can play along with us .

used kraft card for card  itself as well as corner and center die cut area
flowers and pin from stash.
paper is from a company Bearly-mine  which sadly is no longer trading
have a lovely weekend everyone
take care
x carol x

Friday, 8 April 2016

Crafty catz DT card

Hi guys....well its Friday again...yah!!

As usual i have my Friday Post for you sharing my DT creation for CRAFTY CATZ

We got to play with our fabulous sponsor images

can you guess where they are from.....yes thought you would know

Love these images very good for male cards this one!

Our challenge this week is 


Hope you can join in with us, you never know you too could be playing with a few images of your choice well 5 actually!! from Kenny K, whoooo

thanks for stopping by

x Carol x

Friday, 1 April 2016

Decoupage time

Hi friends, hope everyone is doing ok and enjoying our spring like weather at the moment.

Today i am sharing my DT creation for CRAFTY CATZ as our new challenge starts today and it is


i got to play with this fab image

from our sponsor Julia Spiri

i printed the image about four times 

why not pop on over and see what the other DT menbers have been creating 
Have a lovely weekend , i have another long weekend from work again....
how lucky am 1
take care and thanks for your visit
adding my card too
4 crafty chicks...anything goes
Crafting with attitude...anything goes
Crafting by Design... Anything goes
Wonderful Wednesdays....Anything goes
x Carol x

Thursday, 31 March 2016

Tag it at Crafty ribbons

Morning friends....

ooh i had a lovely Easter weekend, hope you did too!

I'm having another long weekend this weekend

To days creation is for CRAFTY RIBBONS blog and our theme is 


so a handmade tag is what we are wanting to see with ribbon of course.

These are the fabulous ribbons up for grabs, why not pop on over and take a look at the DT creations 

To make my tag i have used the Fathers day ribbons and Fresh stripe and Basic 2go button range 

thanks for taking time to pop by
have a lovely day 
x Carol x

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

DT CALL Crafty Ribbons

Hello....yes we are having a DT call at Crafty Ribbons

Yes we would love to here from ribbon lovers out there, not just card makers, any other craftiness, altered projects, scrapbooking as long as you use ribbon we would like to see your makes.
Do you love ribbon?
Are you creative with ribbon?
Can you commit to 3-4 creations a month ? and work to deadlines?
A few times over the year it will be necessary to make projects for Ali owner of Crafty ribbons to take to the craft shows.  Ali does provide a few samples of ribbon to help you.


Well what you waiting for e-mail us today
Please tell us a little about yourself, where you live,  Are you on other Design Teams? Maybe this is your first one,  that's fine don't be shy!. Please attach 3 images of your favourite projects using ribbons.
Pleases send to me 
add DT CALL in subject
This call is open until 24th April midnight.
Good luck

Sunday, 27 March 2016


HAPPY EASTER SUNDAY...Hope you got a chocolate Easter Egg....
Today i am sharing another Easter Parade creation for you for CRAFTY RIBBONS Easter blog hop
If you dont know what its all about check the posts out over on the Crafty ribbon blog

I have used this lovely cute image from The paper shelter
and the ribbon you can find here  Fresh stripe at Crafty Ribbons
stripe ribbon

To take part in our EASTER PARADE
you will need to visit our DT members' blogs and leave a comment on the DT creations which they have made for the parade  
There is also an egg sitting on a few of the girls blogs which you will need to take note of and then link up on that days post. and tell us on whose blog you found the egg.
if you take part every day and linkup  with the correct name  on each day you have extra chances of winning in the random draw from all three days.
if you only want to join in one day thats fine too!!


                         CAROL    (you are here)

now dont forget to pop back to CRAFTY RIBBONS  toadd to the link
and thanks for your visit.
x Carol