Friday, 25 February 2011

Funtime Friday!

Aiden is spending a couple of day's at Nanny's
so Mummy's been having some fun with some new "Stuffs!"
I bought myself this wonderful Princess Pram Template from Arty Farty and Ive been itching to play with it all week !
My cute pram is for challenges at:
  • Printed Card stock ~ Pink Petticoat "Little Checks, Gingham & Fairy Dots" all in Blossom.
  • Brads ~ Basic Grey.
  • Stamp ~ Magnolia.
  • Acetate ~ Papermania.

Tuesday, 22 February 2011

Inspiration Card Sketches ~ Sketch 103.

This weeks Sketch at Inspirational Card Sketches is designed by Stacey along with the sketch our brief was to make a Easel Card. This week we are sponsored by Heather from Fresh Brewed Designs. There isa $10 gift voucher for FBD up for grabs.
Heather gave us a whole pile of samples to work with but I do love owls
so couldn't resist using this cute couple!
Again I've used one of my favourites, Pink Petticoat
"Woodgrain" & "Pretty Little Hearts" in Duck Egg Blue & Mocha.

Friday, 18 February 2011

Crocheted Canvas

I know......... I seem to be doing more crochet that cards at the moment but I can't make cards on the sofa! ( My heaters has broke in my craft room, brrrrrr!!)
Thats not too much of a problem though as C.R.A.F.T.'schallenge this week is Not a Card
and Moving Along With the Times ask for "Girlys but no cards"
  • Wool ~ Hobbycraft.
  • Buttons ~ American Crafts.
  • Suedette "canvas" ~ Charity shop

Wednesday, 16 February 2011

Hearts & Flower's!

Non Card makes today a few crocheted makes for friends instead.
Brooch & Box
Set of Six Napkin Rings
Inside box
  • PP & Sentiment ~ Pink Petticoat.
  • CS & Glass Button ~ Bazzill.
  • Box, Pearl Hearts& Buttons ~ Hobby Craft.
  • White Rose ~ Wild Orchid Crafts.
  • Ribbon ~ Ebay.
  • Red Watercolour Paint ~ Windsor & Newton.
  • Crocheted Items Homemade.

Tuesday, 15 February 2011

Inspirational Card Sketches ~ Sketch 102

Another week and another fabulous sketch!
This week we are sponsored by Sara at Digi Doodle Shop .
Sara very kindly gave me this lovely lady to work with, I've coloured her promarkers and teamed her up with Pink Petticoat "Damask" & "Grannies Wallpaper" in Olive & Crimson.
Brads are MM andthe sentiment is Word Generated.

No Challenges with this weeks card unfortunately!

Friday, 11 February 2011

Hook Happy!

I think it has to be said , I really seem to be getting the hang of this crochet lark!

Tuesday, 8 February 2011

Off The Hook!

Here's my latest make off the hook!
A cute litle make-up bag for a friend I have'nt seen in years!
No Challenges today, just showing off!

Ispirational Card Sketches DT and a Love Fest!!

Good Morning all, Yesterday I decided to have a bit of a Love Fest what with "happy love day" just around the corner.
This gorgeous sketch is by Stacey one of my fellow DT members from
My Tilda card is for chalenges at:

I {Heart} U.

Flowers for my sweetheart.

  • PP ~ Pink Petticoat and
  • Stamps ~ Magnolia & Whiff of Joy.
  • Roses and Crystal Stems ~ Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Gem Hearts ~ Hobbycraft.
  • Dies ~ Marianne's and Nestabilities.
  • Brad ~ BasicGrey.
  • Ribbon ~ Ebay.
  • Punch ~ Dovecraft.

Saturday, 5 February 2011

Back to the Hook!

Here's a teddy I made a couple of day's ago!
Cute eh!!
I'm having difficulty keeping hold of the things I make, Aiden seems to fall in love with everything and wants to have them all....unfortunately for him this little Ruby Bear already has a home to go to!
I managed a litle down time during a quiet period at work last night and made a start on this set of Napkin Rings. The rings have taken just a day to make!
the pattern is from Lets Get Crafting Issue 23 but slightly adapted.
If you would like the adapted pattern please email me
  • Hayfield DK wool in Light pink, Hot Pink, Aqua , Red, White and Lime.
  • 3.5mm Crochet Hook .
  • 6 Large white buttons.
  • 2 Small white Buttons.
  • Black Anchor Crochet Cotton.
  • Small piece of White Felt
  • Darning Needle.

Tuesday, 1 February 2011

Challenge Busting Crafty Day!!

I've had a day oozing with Mojo, it seems like such a long time since I had one of these days, so much so I haven't touched my crochet hook for all of 36 hrs!!
Love Cookies! (card).

Love Cookies! (Bag).

I Give You My Heart!
Happy Birthday Dude! Come Skate with Me! Happy Easter.
  • PP ~ Pink Petticoat, BasicGrey &
  • Stamps ~ Sugar Nellie & Magnolia.
  • Ribbon ~ Ribbon Oasis & Ebay.
  • CS ~ Papermania.
  • Ink ~ SU & Promarkers.
  • Gem Flourish ~ The Works.
  • Punch ~ Dovecraft.
  • Flowers ~ Wild Orchid Crafts.
  • Alphas ~ Echo Park.
  • Brads ~ BG.

Inspirational Cards Sketches # 100.

Here is my DT offering for Inspirational Card Sketches this week.
Our sponsor this week is Softpencil Digi Stamps
who are offering 5 digi's as a prize for one lucky winner!
Home Sweet Home is also for challenges at:
  • Digi Stamps ~ Softpencil
  • Stamps ( Mushroom, Ladybird & Butterfly) ~ Hero Arts.
  • PP~ Pink Petticoat.
  • CS ~ Bazzill.
  • Ink ~ Momento & Promarkers.