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Friday, 20 June 2014

Tresores De Lux Announcement

Happy Friday Folks
today I have  great announcement I have been sitting on with excitement
I have been asked by Lucy from to be on her Design Team

How cool is that I am totally honoured to have been asked
Check out my Youtube channel to see my first Dt Package
amazing stunning laces and trims
check out 
Also
Also watch out for my fellow Teamies Announcements

we are all so excited
and cant wait to show you our creations
so watch this space


Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Cuddly buddy Crafts Challenge #Beads and charms Theme


Hi all we have another fab Challenge over at
and the theme this month is
Beads and Charms
two of my fav things to create with

so for this challenge I decided to make a charm bracelet


I then mounted the bracelet onto a tag card to give as a gift this was great fun to create. 
Pop over to the Cuddly buddly Blog for a full picture Tutorial on how I created this
and also to check out my fellow teamies creations and tutorials
Enter the challenge for a chance to win 

thanks for stopping by 


Monday, 2 June 2014

UK Besties challenge Time for tea


Hi folks Today we have a fabby new challenge over at
Uk Besties Blog
and the theme is
Time for Tea


So for this challenge I used the gorg image Wendy and Wag 
Available from the Bestie Etsy shop
For the theme I made a cup shape out of a scallop round die added the image to sit in the cup
and wood piece tea pot hopefully it works guys lol the image has been coloured with Prisma Pencils and added flower clusters  to the side of the cup.  

Pop over to the UK bestie challenge blog to see my fellow teamies creations and to join in the fun

Monday, 19 May 2014

UK Besties Anything goes challenge

Hi folks happy Monday
today we have another fab challenge over at 
and the themefor this month is 

Anything Goes
and my card for today is one of my fav Besties
 Isn't she just to cute for words,
I coloured her with copics and then decided to do a white and red theme to match the image.
I used two of my fav embossing folders, Swiss dots and the tided together, then a Martha Stewart border punch for the bottom of the card with a piece of Chinese braid on top.
Some flowers from my stash plus some leaf punch created a pretty flower cluster. Then a dotty ribbon in red to give it a pop of colour plus dotty buttons.
To finish I added some stickles, and there we go I hope you like my card for this challenge, please pop along to the challenge blog and check out my other teamies fab creations and to join in the fun.
 

Thursday, 15 May 2014

Cuddly Buddly Crafts challlenge #3 Daisies

 Hi folks today we have a new challenge over at
With the fab theme
Daisys

 in the Daisy Challenge you can use whichever craft style is closest to your heart - card making and papercrafting, sewing, painting, mixed media, to name but a few. The only 'rule' we have is that you use products that we sell in our shop and with 1000's of high quality digital arts, beautiful cutting dies, stamps, stencils, paints, felts, fabrics and so much more to choose between, it's really not a very big ask, eh!
and what fun
Daisys are a fab sunny theme

so here is what I made
I made a cute Daisy Birdhouse

I used a wooden birdhouse from Cuddly Buddly 
all the details for the birdhouse including a picture tutorial
is available on the Cuddly Buddly Crafts Blog
plus a pull product list

please pop along to the blog and join in the challenge to be in with a chance to win
how fab is that also check out my fellow
teamies creations

Monday, 5 May 2014

UK Besties Challenge, use the colour purple

Hi everyone I took a break from the Uk Bestie DT but
Sherri asked me to come back so here I am
The theme for this challenge is 
use the colour Purple




isn't she a cutie I used the digi called gill
and made an easel card
I used the memory keepers envelope board stamped a sentiment to slot in the envelope
i fussy cut the image which I coloured with  copics.
I added some flowers from my stash and then a small ribbon
some crochet trim on the bottom and a little bow to finish.
I used a white liner pen to add highlights to the image
pop along to the challenge and check out my fellow teamies creations
and join in the fun
http://mybestiesuk.blogspot.co.uk/

Monday, 14 April 2014

Cuddly Buddly Challenge Diamonds and Pearls


Welcome to the second challenge over at Cuddly Buddly  where the DT members create Craft projects with Tutorials. Each month my fellow teamies are crafting along to a different theme and putting together helpful inspirational tutorials to show how they've created their makes.
The crafting theme this month is
Diamonds and/or Pearls.

I created for this project an altered composition book or journal book
and a matching pen
full product list 
 


Product list

Composition Book

18681 Eline’s House Digital papers – In the meadow 2
18925 Knorr Prandell Roses – White pink#200
8457 May Arts Stitch Edge Reversible satin ribbon -25mm Pink-green
7053 Mini Paper open Roses Posy – Pink
10282 Pachela Studios Digi stamp Toby Tumble special friends
7102 Tiny paper rose buds Posy – Pink
Dovecraft cotton 20mm white#624
Bertie Bows Cotton lace 12mm scalloped white
20100 Knorr Prandell Glass beads – hearts white and clear
Viva Décor German glass glitter glue pen – Hologram

Dangle charm

13794 Nellie Snellen Metal floral spacer beads – 20 pack #01
13795 Nellie Snellen Metal floral spacer beads – 20 pack #02
7526 Trimits Head pins 50mm Silver
19222 Hobby & Craft Fun Acrylic Diamond Beads Trio – 4mm #0406
19232 H&CF Acrylic diamond Beads Trio – 6mm#0606
21800 Hobby & Craft fun glass pearls 10mm
21801 H&CF glass pearls 12mm
21795 H&CF glass pearls 8mm
20100 Knorr Prandell Glass beads – hearts white and clear
18925 Hobby & Craft Fun Bead Caps #4503
Trimits faceted chain – silver
1135 jump rings – silver 6mm
Trimits Chrome split ring -20mm
I haven't linked them all but the product codes are all there
plus full details
pop along to the challenge blog for a tutorial on how I created the book and pen

 
Use whichever craft medium is closest to your heart - card making and papercrafting, sewing, painting, mixed media, to name but a few.
The only 'rule' we have is that you use products that we sell in our shop. With 1000's of high quality digital arts, beautiful cutting dies, stamps, stencils, paints, felts, fabrics and so very much more, it's really not a very big ask, eh!
you could be in for a chance to win an amazing

 
check out my fellow teamies creations ands tuts xxxxx


Thursday, 20 March 2014

Fabric Book

My Make for today is a 
Fabric Book for my amazing friends
Michelle Pipeling


I love the front of this book its so pretty and the image is my fav
The flower was made by Fiona Jennings and was gifted to me as was the white rossette flower to I added a stick pin to the white flower
some of the lace is from Fiona Jennings, the lace mama and Ebay
for the next page I used some pretty gathered pink trim for around the image then added some pearl flatback pearls, the flower I made out of satin gathered trim. Around the page I added some heart white pearl trim, there is also as white Doily under the image with some white pearls around the edge.

The next page has more white flowers I made and some white satin leaves and lots of lace trim

close up of first page I also added a bling dangle to the bottom of the image


I also added a rice bead swirl
and bling to the center of the flowers

Another of my fav pages so pretty and frilly I made as doily flower and added a clear acrylic flower
and then some gorg sequins with some pearl drop trim.

This is my most fav page the image is so pretty
I added eyelet trim and then some wedding applique 
and more gorg frilly lace.
so frilly and pretty

This pretty fan was made and gifted to me by Fiona Jennings I did change the middle flower for a white rosette flower and some bling and added some white lace. White rosette trim is added to the side of the page.


to the last page I have added some pink stick pins
and some more pretty flowers
down the side of the page is some pretty gathered trim I added some white flat back pearls to the middle.

last two pages together
Such a pretty page
My fav image

I love this shabby flower

 ruffled lace flower

lovely image with gathered lace around the egde

love bling centre

 lace flower center from the lace mama

Image printed on fabric

 more white flowers I made

 Rice bead trim swirled

 Acrylic flower center

 Wedding applique around this fab image and drop pearl trim down the side

 frilly ballerina image with sequins around the edge

 Lovely fan  made by Fiona Jennings and I added some white trim around the edge.

Lovely stickpins added to the last page of the book

I hope you like this book and I am sure Michelle will love it 
sorry it is a bit picture heavy
but had to show the yummy goodness

Friday, 14 March 2014

Cuddly Buddly Crafts New Challenge Theme Feathers

Hi Welcome to the new challenge over at
Cuddly Buddly 
the theme for this first challenge is 

Feathers

there is an amazing prize of 

the only rule is to use products from the 
Cuddly Buddly online shop

for this challenge I made a 
Venetian Mask

 I used the fab Venetian Mask by Kars from Cuddly Buddly

I cover with lace from my stash and then added


 I also add some gathered lace


On top of the lace I added some Iridescent strung pearls
and then added some feathers the side with some of the pearls

I then added some flowers to the sides of the mask

to finish I added to bling from my stash to sides and the middle of the mask

below is Tutorial on how I made the mask