Thursday, 25 October 2012

"Papertrey October Blog Hop Challenge"

Hi today is the October blog hop over at
The theme is using non traditional Holiday colour schemes I have chosen the above colours for mine.

I made a gift box with 6 cards and 6 matching Tags .

Have taken a few pictures to try and capture some of the detail.

I love making little gifts for other people so I am going to give this set to a friend or one of my sisters 
( dont think my younger sister will like the colours ) But we will see.

I have used lots of stamp sets and dies for this little package so hopefully I will remember to list them all !!

Recipe :
All Papertrey Ink unless stated

Stamps : Tree Trimming Trio , Holiday Lights , Think Big 20 , Fancy Flourishes.
Dies :  Tree Trimming Trio Tree , Button  , Loopy border , Oval tags,Rouns tags , tag it
Card and Ink :Raspberry Fizz , Hibiscus Burst , Aqua Mist , Hawaiian Shoes.
Other :Vintage felt , Vintage buttons , Glitter , Hawaiian shores ribbon , White Ribbon from stash

I am off to do some blog hopping and gain some new Inspiration x

Thursday, 18 October 2012

Waltzingmouse blog hop October

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Colour Theme For October Blog Hop
October Challenge

This months theme over at 
is to use the following colours Purple, Orange and Black.
Not the sort of colours I would usually chose but thought I would join in anyway.
Stamps :
Waltzingmouse Vintage garden seed packet.
A short post today as I have loads to do and very little time have just finished 10 Christmas cardsthis morning so would like to fit a few more in before lunch and walking the dogs x

Monday, 15 October 2012

Clearly Besotted stamps card

Just a quick birthday card using my new stamps from 
I just love this set , I love all the little details on the Butterfly and taey are so easy to cut around I cant resist adding one to every card I am making at the moment.
This is a very simple card for me I very really do a card where less is more .
Off to make some more of this style for my stash.
 Hope you all have a lovely week.

Waltzingmouse Sketch Challenge #119

Here is my take on the sketch this week over at

This is one of my new sets I purchased from Waltzingmouse stamps last week and I am loving them cant put them down, I am hoping Claire is going to bring out some more stamps to go with these sets.
Waltzingmouse stamps
Vintage garden seed packet
Vintage garden produce

Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Make It Monday #86: The Inside Edition

Was to stamp inside your card.
I am also showcasing for the first time Clearly Besotted Stamps Butterfly Wishes please take a look at Stephanie's shop
I have got to say I am really happy with my stamps they are beautiful right up to the little details on the butterflys I cant wait to purchase some more.
Stamps : Butterfly Wishes Clearly besotted stamps. Turning a new leaf PTI
Card: Fine linen paper and patterened paper PTI
Dies :Victorian lace border PTI. Turning a new leaf PTI.Spellbinders ovals
Inks: Sweet blush. spring Rain, New leaf PTI
Other:Ribbon , Beads and flowers from stash