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Monday, 8 December 2014

Christmas at Crafty Cardmakers and More

Hi all well here we are again another start to another week, it just seems to be flying by, I am not at all prepared for Christmas.

Today stars a new challenge at Crafty Cardmakers and More, the theme this fortnight is Christmas, which I expect is what we are all doing at the moment,




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The Challenges I would like to enter my card into are:-

Creative Fingers Challenge - Anything Goes/Winter.
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes.

Thank you for stopping by and leaving lovely comments


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Sunday, 7 December 2014

Christmas No Squares Allowed

Hi all hope your having a lovely weekend so far, it's been very cold so far here with a good frost yesterday morning.

Today starts a new challenge at Kraftyhands, this month the theme is NO Squares allowed, I have made a Christmas cracker covering with 12 Days of Christmas papers tag and bow, as always we are a fun only challenge, I am looking forward to see what you all create.



The Challenges I would like to enter my Cracker into are :-

Crafting for all Seasons - Tis the Season.
A Crafty Mess - Anything Goes/ Traditional colours.
Creative Fingers Challenge - Anything Goes.

Thank you all so much for stopping by and leaving lovely comments.

Hugs 

Sunday, 30 November 2014

Merry Christmas

Hi all hope your well, we've had a hectic day looking after our Grandchildren, feeling shattered now!!.


I am sharing a quick card I have made using the Father Christmas paper crafting kit, using a card base and one small piece of card from the kit a topper  mirri card and sentiment .


I would like to enter my card into the 

Crafters Companion Challenge = Christmas Winter.

Thank you for stopping by.


Hugs Julie xxxxxx

Monday, 24 November 2014

Jingle Bells

Hi all wow what a cold frosty morning we woke up to, the sun is now shining but very cold, much better than all the rain we have had the last week or two.

Today starts a new Challenge at Crafty Cardmakers and More this fortnight Lin is hosting , the theme is distress it, we would love you to join in I am looking forward to seeing all your wonderful creations.

For my card I have used Vintage Christmas CD from Crafters Companion to create my card, everything on my card is off the CD, I have distressed the edges of the papers with my tool from Tim Holtz and then inked the edges, I must admit this is out of my comfort zone I don't like getting messy fingers.


We are sponsored this challenge by


Di's Digi Stamps $12 Gift Certificate


Woodware Craft Collection


With a prize of £12.00 to spend at your favourite Woodware Stockist, either in store or on line. 

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges

Crafty Calener Challenge - It's all about Christmas.
Craftyhazelnuts Christmas Challenge - Getting Ready for Christmas.
Hiding in my Craftroom - Any Holiday.
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra - Christmas Christamas Challenge Extra.

Thank you for stopping by and hello to my new followers, thank you for joining me on my crafty journey.
Hugs Julie xxxxxxx


Sunday, 16 November 2014

With Love

Hi all hope you've had a good weekend, it's been very wet here today, yesterday I did my first Craft Fayre had a fabulous time, loads of people attended all day, it was an experience and hopefully not my last one, two cards that were bought one was going to Canada and the other to Australia.

Today I am sharing a Bebunni floral card one of the shaped cards on the CD rom, I have added a sentiment ribbon and paper flowers.


The challenges I would like to enter my card into are :-

Aud Sentiment Challenges - Word Sentiment.
Sister Act Challenge - Anything Goes.


Thank you for stopping by and leaving lovely comments


Hugs Julie xxxxxxxxxxxx

Monday, 10 November 2014

A Touch Of Charm

Morning all hope you are well and had a good weekend, It has been raining for most of it with thunder and lightening at tea time today.

Today starts a new challenge at Crafty Cardmakers Challenge, This week it's Josephines turn to host and  the theme this fortnight is A Touch Of Charm, so she would like to see a charm on your project.

For my card I have used a Hunkydory Rocker card with a Happy Christmas decoupage sentiment with a Snowflake charm.




The Challenges I would like to enter my card into are :-

Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes.
Winter Wonderland - Frosty The Snowman.
Crafty Calender Challenge - It's all about Christmas.

Thank you all for stopping by and leaving such lovely comments.

Hugs Julie xxxxxxxxxxxx

Friday, 7 November 2014

Christmas Cheer At Kraftyhands

Hi all sorry guys I am a little late, I just don't know where the hours are going just lately,

Today starts a new challenge at Kraftyhands we would love to see your wonderful creations, the theme this month is Christmas Cheer, we are a fun only challenge as always.

For my card I have used Nostalgic Christmas from the Create It Christmas magazine, there are 10 digital kits on the CD.




The Challenges I would like to enter my card into are - :

Craft Room Challenge - Vintage Christmas.
Papertake Weekly- Anything Goes.
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Christmas Creation With Ribbon.


Thank you so much for stopping by.

Hugs Julie xxxxxx


Monday, 3 November 2014

Snowflakes are Kisses from Heaven

Hi all hope you are well, I am not much for the early dark nights the day's seem so short, it's been a very damp dark day all day today and lots of rain.

I am sharing a card using the Create a Card Die over the Rooftops from the Die'sire range from Crafters Companion, I just love these dies. I've used an 8" card base , blue Centura Pearl card for matting and layering, Vintage Bells embossalicious folder Create a Card Die Over The Rooftops, Snowy Acetate, Die'sire dies Snowflake and Ivy and Sentimental's stamped sentiment.


The Challenges I would like to enter my card into are:-

Creative Fingers - Anything Goes.
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes.




Thank you all for stopping by and leaving comments and hello to my new followers thank you for sharing my crafty journey.

Hugs Julie xxxxxxxxxxxx 

Monday, 27 October 2014

My First Challenge For CCM

Hi all I am so excited today is my first challenge for CCM , I was approached by Lin to see if I would be interested, well you know the answer to that I was delighted and honored to accept. Our theme for this fortnight is Cut it out so we would love to see your die cuts and punches.

For my card I have used a 6 x 6 Centural Pearl card blank, Create A Card Die Enchanted, matted and layered it onto purple Centura Pearl card, Tattered Lace sentiment die flowers pearls and ribbon from my stash



The Challenges I would like to enter my card into are :-

Crafty Girlz Challenge - Anything Goes.
Creative Fingers - Anything Goes.
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes.
Crafting At The Weekend - Anything Goes.

Thank you all for stopping by and leaving lovely comments, hello to my new followers, thank you for joining my crafty journey.


Hugs Julie xxxxxx

Sunday, 19 October 2014

Christmas Village

Hello all it's been a very windy day here but very warm, certainly not October weather is it.

I am sharing a card today I have made with a Create A Card Die from Crafters Companion,  Christmas Village, I put some blue paper behind for it to stand out and used Centura Pearl to cut out the main image, using Die'sire Holly, Snowflake and Ivy Die with a sentiment from Christmas Village Sentimental stamps.




The Challenges |I would like to enter my card into are:-

Krafty Girlz Challenge Anything Goes.
Aud Sentiments Challenge - Anything Goes With A Sentiment.
Gem of a Challenge - Create A Scene.

Thank you for stopping by and leaving lovely comments and hello to my new followers.


Hugs Julie xxxxxx