Saturday, 31 August 2013

Lotv xmas

Hi just a quick post for me tonight.

I got some new xmas stash from lotvso ive made a quick card..

Challenges id like to enter:
LOTV- make it festive

Must dash as i am off out for an indian

Hugs katie xx

Friday, 30 August 2013

Kittie Bee designs- #7 Babies

Hi its the turn of team kitties again over at Kittie Bee Designs Challenge. And this fortnights theme is Babies. We have some really cute images to show you and have really enjoyed working with them.

I have a card to inspire you this week.

Image- kittie bee designs
Scalloped card blank- papermania
Cardstock- Kanban
Pearls from stash
Sentiment- handwritten

Thanks for looking :)

Hugs katie x

Wednesday, 28 August 2013

Pennys Challenge: 3 embellishments from list #142

Hi everyone another challenge from Pennys girls this week and the theme is choose 3 embellishments from the list: ribbon, lace, eyelets, brads, card cane, charms, flowers, feather, buttons, gems or pearls

Our sponsors this week are Sassy studio designs: prize 4 digis of choice and QKR Stampede: prize 5 images of choice

This week i had a christmas image from QKR Stampede and heres my card:

Sparkly card blank
Papers- docrafts
Lace- the ribbon girl
Ribbon- docrafts
Image- QKR stampede
Stamp- docrafts
Gems- papermania

3 embellishments i chose- ribbon, lace and gems

Thanks for visiting enjoy the challenge
Hugs Katie x

Monday, 26 August 2013

Christmas sketch

This time i have a christmas card :) i have been itching to get out my new stash of xmas papers and images for a while but with so many craft fairs recently i havent had the time

This is from this sketch..

Scaloped card blank
Papers- do crafts country christmas
Image- hobby craft
Ribbon- docrafts
Twine- stash

Challenges id like to enter:

Thats it from me tonight
Katie x

Abit more purple...

Another post from me with another sketch and yet more purple .. It seems to be my fave atm..

This card is the take of this sketch..

Scalloped card blank
Papers- party paws
Lace and flowers- the ribbon girl
Brads- papermania
Image- hobby house- images i have stashed for ages and just looked at lol
Inverted corner punch

Challenges id like to enter:

Thanks for visiting x

Finally some non dt cards..

Ah well its been a while since ive had time to craft non dt cards with my busy work life. Today wasnt intended to be a full craft day but unfortunately our bank holiday plans were crushed when michael got called into work this morning :(.

So heres the first of my three cards this evening.. Yes im back to multiple entries per day just like the old days lol

Ive been doing a few sketch challenges :)

This card is a sketch of this..

Scalloped card blank
Papers- party paws
Image- hobby house
Ribbon- the ribbon girl
Gems and brads- papermania
Butterfly from stash

Challenges id like to enter:

Ill be back shortly with the next one xx

Sunday, 25 August 2013

OSAAT #178 anything goes

Hi everyone,

time for another challenge over at One Stitch At A Time. Its time for our anything goes challenge sponsored by the Stitchy Bear Digi Outlet. As always we have some fabulous prizes and this week it is images the DT used in challenge #176

Heres my card for this week:

Image- Lovebot by Alipeeps Art
Paper- hunkydory
Button from stash

Challenges to enter- to be updated
Idic challenge- rectangle cards only

Thanks for looking
Hugs katie x

Friday, 23 August 2013

Pattie's Creations new challenge- Anything goes

Hello everyone,

its time for another challenge over at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge. This week is everyones favourite- anything goes. Please visit Pattie's Creations Design Challenge blog for more details on prizes and to enter.

Onto my card- I have chosen to work with three birdhouses for this card.

Scalloped card blank-papermania
Papers- hunky-dory
Image- Pattie's three birdhouses
Hearts- palm punch

Thanks for visiting and as always I  love to read your comments

Hugs Katie x

Wednesday, 21 August 2013

Penny's Challenge- #141 Die cuts and/punches

Hello, another wednesday and yet another lovely challenge over at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge :)
This weeks theme is to use Die cuts and or punches.

This week i have had the chance to work with an image from Crafty Sentiments.

heres my card..

Scalloped card blank- papermania
Papers- hunkydory
Ribbon- east of india
Image- crafty sentiments
Magnolia christmas lace die
Xcut heart palm punch
Sentiment from stash

Cant wait to see your fabulous creations

hugs katie x

Thursday, 15 August 2013

Dt call..

Hi everyone, just to let you all know that we have a dt call over at Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge. All you need to do is enter this weeks challenge- lace and or ribbon so you can use both or one of them and add DT after your name.

We look forward to seeing your entries and to meeting our new member

Hugs katie xoxox

Wednesday, 14 August 2013

Pennys Challenge #140 Lace and/ribbon

Hi another week has flown and its time for another challenge over at Penny's paper crafty challenge. This weeks theme is Lace and or ribbon.

We have some fabulous sponsors and some great prizes so head on over to Pennys Challenge blog for more details and to enter.

This week i had the chance to work with an image from Fred She Said and chose Dragonfly Flower Doodledallion. In this set you get various options of the image to work with it really is a lovely set.

Scalloped card blank- paper mania
Cardstock- kanban
Lace and ribbon- the ribbon girl
Gems from Stash
Image- Fred She Said

Thanks for reading and as always love to read your comments

Katie x

Monday, 12 August 2013

The Crafty Bloggers Network Monday Inspiration

Hi everyone,
we have some inspiration for your Favourite things theme over at The Crafty Bloggers Network sponsored by Sarah Hurley this month.

This week i have made a bookmark using the Bookworm digi kit.

Sarah Hurley Bookworm digi kit
Kraft card
Bakers twine

Favourite things here: bakers twine- it is also stripey which is one of my favourite things
also love kraft card

Id like to enter the following challenges:

To be updated.

Thanks for looking
Katie xoxo

Sunday, 11 August 2013

OSAAT #176 Use a digi

Hi Everyone,

its time for another challenge at OSAAT. See the challenge blog badge in my side bar- click here to enter your projects into the challenge we do love seeing your creations each week.

Prize this week is : images DT used in #174

Onto my card..

This week I have used a digi from Beary Dust called Ella..

Scalloped card blank- papermania
Papers- dreams digi kit
Distress ink- worn lipstick
LOTV small stitches stamp
Gems from stash
Butterfly- Hunkydory
Thanks for stopping by :)
Katie x

Friday, 9 August 2013

Kitty Bee DT midway inspiration

Its time for some midway inspiration from Team kitties.. head on over to Kittie Bee Designs Challenge Blog to see what we have created...

This is my ABAC for this challenge..

I used this cute frog image to make a bookmark

Thanks for stopping by


New DT position- first card!!

Hi Everyone,

I can now announce that I am a new DT member for Pattie's Creations Design Challenge and today is my first posting!

This fortnights theme is Embossing (any type), please head to blog for more details on prizes.

For my creation this time I have used 50's pattie boop such a cute image to work with.

Scalloped card blank- papermania
Patterned papers- born to shop
Silver card- Centura pearl
Embossing folder- sizzix- dots
Ribbon- ribbon girl
gems from stash

Thanks for visiting..

Katie x

Wednesday, 7 August 2013

Pennys challenge #139 dry embossing


Its wednesday which means its time for another challenge over at Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge.
This weeks theme is dry embossing and we have some fabulous sponsors:

Bugaboo- prize 7 digis
Digi darla- prize see challenge blog

This week i had the priveledge of working with a bugaboo image and my first christmas image of the year.. Now i had a few issues with this as i got carried away making a christmas card that i forgot the theme was dry embossing.. Oops so i had to add in this element at the end..

Image- bugaboo
Papers- boofle
Embossing folder- sizzix dots
Fiskars snowflake punch
Ribbon- boofle

Challenges id like to enter:
2 sisters challenge- anything goes
Crafty calendar challenge- anything goes
Glitter n sparkle challenge- add some red
The crafters cafe challenge- furry friends/friendship
The crazy challenge- anything goes
Word art wednesday- anything goes

Thanks for looking and get crafting

Katie xoxo

Monday, 5 August 2013

The Crafty Bloggers Network- Favourite things!

Hi everyone, its time for a new monthly challenge over at the Crafty Bloggers Network. This months sponsor is Sarah Hurley and the DT have been busily creating with the bookworm digi kit. Head on over to the Crafty Bloggers Network to find a link to this digi kit which you can purchase.
Onto this months theme- Favourite things.
Here is my card:

Sarah Hurley bookworm digi kit
Sentiment- handwritten
Gems from stash

Favourite things in this creation- two of my favourite things are spots and gems.

Next week I will have another creation for some inspiration.

Thanks for looking
Katie x

Friday, 2 August 2013

Kitty Bee DT first card


I am so pleased that I have been chosen to design for Kitty Bee!!! Here is my first challenge post for them..

This fornights challenge is School/Primary Colours head on over to check out the challenge and enter:

Heres my card:

Scalloped cardblank- papermania
Image: kitty bee designs
Spellbinders eyelet circles
Sentiment- handwritten
Papers from stash

Challenges id like to enter:
C is for Challenge- fresh and bright
Creative Creations Challenge- anything goes
Creative Inspirations Challenge- anything goes plus option of sketch
Cute Card Thursday- anything goes
Eureka Stamps Challenge- anything goes
Heck of a challenge- summer holidays
Word Art Wednesday- anything goes

Thanks for looking

Katie x