Friday, 17 October 2014

Santa wash day...

Hello bloggers, Yay it's Friday..
Love weekends when we are all together..even if the boys are constantly arguing lol..

For today's card I have used one of the Art Pad images from LOTV and teamed it with this fab ribbon from Craft Ribbons called Wash day stockings

I mat and layered onto silver mirri to give a little shine. The DP is from papermania pack.
Sentiment is Crafters Companion set. 
I embellished with doily and pearls from my stash 

Challenges ( I don't think you can beat ribbon to add texture to your cards.. I add it to most of my

Thanks for stopping by today.
Have a great weekend
Hugs Kelly, 

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Teds gone fishing

Afternoon blogging friends...

Hope you are all well and the ones not feeling so good, sending you lots of hugs..

Before I get onto my card I would just like to say a massive thank you to everyone who commented on yesterday's post.. all the lovely comments you left were wonderful and great to read so thank you  ❤️ 

Now onto today's card - I've used the adorable Gone Fishing stamp from Crafters Companions Mulberry Wood collection and I'm ashamed to say this is the first time I have inked this little chap up. 

I've coloured with my pencils... The DPs are from the Nitwits gone fishing digi collection.
Embellished with ribbon, twine and charm from my stash.
I die cut bunting from kraft card and added gold peel off letters..


Before I go just want to let you know I have some crafty goodies for sale on my FB page if anyone is interested,..

Thanks for stopping by today.
Enjoy your day.

Hugs Kelly 

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Happy news

Hello bloggers. Another wet day here in the midlands...

Quite a long post today - hope you will stay with me till the end lol...

I have some exciting news to share - I have been lucky enough to be asked to join the wonderful design team for Simply Homemade magazine..and my first set of cards have been featured in issue 48 on sale now... 

I used some great LOTV art pad images and papers for my cards and made a matching gift box too..


I'm So happy how they look... It you don't have your copy yet go grab one, it's a great magazine with some fab articles and a gorgeous holly stamp set and embossing folder as the free gift.. BONUS lol..
Here are my cards 

Love the sparkle on this one.. Used go kreate dies for the mat and layering.. Punched some stars and 
added pearl snowflakes.. The sentiment I stamped using crafters companion set.. Embellished with 
dotty ribbon, lace, charm and liquid pearls all from my stash..

Again I used LOTV image and papers, embellished with organza, pearl trim, doily and flowers..

And here is the matching gift box and easel card... 

Challenges (polka dot ribbon in the first card and dotty paper in the last card and box) (different size go kreate labels and different size poinsettia dies layered on top of each other.

That's all from me for today..
Have a good one and keep warm

Hugs Kelly 

Monday, 13 October 2014

Candy winner

Good evening everyone...

Just stopping by with the winner of my candy giveaway..

I have used random org app to chose the winner... (Can not seem to add pic of the number generated) anyway the number chosen was no. 9

So that's you scrappy scatty jan

Congratulations please email me your details and I will get your goodies in the post 

Hugs Kelly 

Christmas candy - NOW CLOSED


Hello me again, just popping back with my candy giveaway..

To thank all my followers for stopping by and leaving comments on my cards. I have a lovely bundle of Christmas goodies up for includes Papees, stamps, embellishments and Ribbons, a great little package to help with all your Christmas crafting..

To be in with a chance of winning please leave a comment below and post a piccie in your sidebar
You also must be a follower or become a follower of my blog. 

Candy ends 12th October 
Winner will be announced on Monday 13th October.

Good luck 


Perfectly purple

Good morning bloggers..

Hope you are all well.. 
I'm here with my second DT card for the Cutie pies.
And our theme this time is 

We are sponsored by the fantastic 
                                            With a Prize of  2 "SINGLE" digi stamps of the winners choice

I used the gorgeous new Chloe with robins digi image coloured with pencilsj

I used some very old wild rose studio papers. Wooden star and snowflake coloured with promarkers from my stash. Ribbon and charm also from my stash
Sentiment from craftwork cards

We can't wait to see your cute purple creations... To enter them please stop by the Cutie pie blog
Where you can also see some gorgeous inspiration from the rest of the design team.


Hugs Kelly 

Sunday, 12 October 2014

Christmas Cocktail Emma

Good morning bloggers,

Popping by to share a card I've made using one of Janet's fab new releases..
Just love this digi called Christmas cocktail Emma from Pink Gem Designs

I coloured Emma with my pencils and added a bit of glitter.
DPs are LOTV and some from my scraps box.
Ribbon is Happy Christmas ribbons and from Crafty Ribbons

Really  pleased how this card turned out..

Thanks for stopping by my blog today and for any comments you leave..
I have candy pinned to the top of my page.. It will close this evening and a winner drawn tomorrow.

Hugs Kelly