Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Celebrating New years day 2012

Hi there,
My dad and step mum visited us for Christmas(there first trip here) and also our first visitors over the holidays. I took a ton(slight exaggeration) of photos and am slowly working my way through scrapping them...maybe i will be finished by the time they next visit us, lol!
Any how this is my step mum Jan seeing the new year in as she means to go on ;-)

I have used 
sugar and spice studio-chantily

I am entering into lets get sketchy/ challenge 26
          Thanks for stopping by xox

Saturday, August 25, 2012

Reindeer Tilda

Hi there all,
It has been a beautiful day here in 'sunny nelson', you would never believe that its winter but the nights are starting to draw out so spring is fast approaching...yay!!!
Onto my card that I have to share with you today, I have used my latest magnolia stamp that only arrived last week, reindeer tilda(she is so cute).


I have used...
the frame is from my mum(thanks again mum)
magnolia reindeer tilda
reindeer was a template off a friend last year
paper hotp-forever christmas

I am entering this into the following challenges
Tildas town/anything goes
sketchy challenges #30  Chantal's sketch
christmas blog challenge/red and green

    Thanks for stopping by xox

Tuesday, August 21, 2012


Hi all,
I have a layout to share with you today. The photo is one of my favourites of my husband, I love the snow on the mountains in the background and the beautiful still lake.
The sketch is from lets get sketchy- challenge 25, I have turned it on its side.
 I have used
paper and embellishments-ruby rock it(vintedge)
policeman- a freebie
    Thanks for stopping by xox

Monday, August 13, 2012

shabby chic tilda with daisy

Hi there all,
This is my second post today, I don't think I would normally have time to do two but I am at home sick with a cold today and I'am still in bed.... lazy or what???, hopefully back to work tomorrow!
Anyhoo on to my card..

I have used
All of the papers were sent to me from my mum so not sure what they are although I think there freebies
tilda with daisy stamp
couture creation dies

I'am entering this in to the following
Tildas Town shabby chic
Lovely hAnglar or sweet magnolia flowers
Midweek magnolias 2 dies/punches

    Thanks for stopping by xox


I have a layout to share with you today for which I have used the sketch from lets get sketchy for challenge 23. The photo is of my younger brother Barry, who I'am sure would be a tad bit embarrassed that I have loaded it onto the world wide web.  lol

   Thanks for stopping by xox

Friday, August 10, 2012

Believe anything is possible

Hi there all,
Yet again I'am meant to be getting ready for work,but by the time i finished this card last night it was too dark to photograph,I think I  might need to sort my priorities eh! hehe ;-)
Anyway on to the card......

I have used
lili of the valley times to treasure
dcwv garden tea party
mft dienamics and couture creations dies

I am entering this into the following challenges
sweetstampinchallengeblog books and text
ilovepromarkers vintage
the sketchy challenges challenge 29 kylies sketch

   Thanks for stopping by. xox

Sunday, August 5, 2012

Vintage Edwin

Hi there all,
I have a card to share with you today that I made yesterday. I'am so happy with the result. I just love  the vintage look and I think/hope I have achieved it!!!

   I have used
magnolia Edwin with rose
cricut fancy frames
dienamics and Marianne creatable dies
Maya road stamp
dcwv paper French country/garden tea party

I'am entering this in to tildas town/ vintage

  Thanks for stopping by xox

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Dance as though no one is watching

Hi there,
well it is only 1pm here at the moment and I have until 7pm to sit and craft...what a day!!! ;-)
I have a scrap page to share today  with a beautiful photo of my lovely nan Eve who celebrated her 74th birthday. Happy birthday Nan.x

I'am entering this layout in lets get sketchy challenge(white background, 1 colour and flowers)
   Thanks for stopping by. xox