Friday, 28 November 2014

Sparkly Mesh Bracelets.

ingredients are;
Nylon Mesh Tubing,
clear crystals and seed beads,
findings and magnetic clasp. 

Decided to have a go at these sparkly bracelets.
Saw them at the NEC and a expensive crystal shop.
Think they will make great Christmas presents.
Thanks for popping by.xx

Decorated MDF box, painted and paper covered, lots of flowers.

ingredients are;
MDF box,
pearl paint,
Anna Marie dotty paper,
Martha Stewart clay with alphabet mould.
stickles star dust.
flowers, ribbon leaves, punched leaves.
pearls, gems, butterflies.
string of pearls.
Decided to have a change from cards this week, made this box for a friend.
The next post will be bracelets.
Then back to cards...
Entering this challenge;
Anything Goes-
Thanks for visiting.xx

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Lavinia winter snow, Dancing Fairies and glass glitter.

ingredients are;
Lavinia Stamps Neon Night scenescapes for the background.
Stamped Dandelions all around the edge with black versafine. Glittered them with glass glitter and fine glitter
Stamped Three Dancing Fairies and glittered the wings.
added glass glitter to the bottom of the scene for the snow and dotted snow all over.
Matted with mint and black glitter paper.
5x7 card.

Entering these challenges;
Snow and Sparkle -
Thanks for visiting.xx 

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Lili of the valley. Bear at Christmas, with Spellbinders and glass glitter.

ingredients are;
LOTV bear topper,
Die cut using Spellbinders Labels one, with a matt in pale blue,
a square doily 
Craftwork cards card.
blue gem,
White glass glitter on hat and snow dust on flakes and ground.
Wink of stella clear on hat and scarf.
Entering these challenges;
Thanks for visiting,xx

Ribbon poppy from Ribbonbox , framed, in memory of the poppies at the Tower of London.

Hi, saw these poppies at the N.E.C and decided to have a go at making them.
For my Birthday in October we went to London to see the poppies at the Tower of London.
So i decided it would be the perfect reminder of a great day.

Poppy kit from Ribbonbox,
will not go into too many details as you would have to buy kit.
4 lengths of red wired ribbon, 
Stitched and gathered.
green ribbon to make the centre, also stitched,
poppy bud.
leaves had heat and bond ironed on, then cut out,
i added (not in kit) Lace background, with lace flowers and leaves.
white frame with gilding wax.

A photo of my day in London. October 2014.

The view from the Shard

Entering these challenges;

Thanks for visiting.xx

Thursday, 13 November 2014

Indigoblu guest designer, Magical Masking.

Hi, this is my guest designer card for indigoblu on a theme of magical masking. Hope you like it.

Used a 5x7 card and mattered and layered with orange, green and black card.
Using white card i masked off the top and bottom of the card and made a circle mask for the sun.
Distress inks Rusty hinge, Bundled Sage and Antique Linen to make the background.
Stamped image, IndigoBlu Wild Meadow, stamped a couple of times,to fit card, using versafine ink.
Added stickles, paprika, xmas red and lime green.
Black grosgrain ribbon, with a bow in the centre and a green gem.

Entering this card in these challenges;
Hot and Spicy -
Not a Square -

Thank you for visiting.xx

Monday, 10 November 2014

Christmas with spellbinders labels 22 and layered poinsettia and LOTV.

Ingredients are;
Shaped card from craftwork cards,
covered in vellum with holly on.
heart shaped doily 
LOTV image, glittered and glossy accents, die cut with Spellbinders decorative labels 22, the next size up has also been cut, then ribbon used to bind them together.
The poinsettia has been made with Spellbinders die - Layered poinsettia. Die cut in white and coloured with distress inks, fired brick and barn door, shaped, beads in the centre.
leaves with berries
reindeer with gems and glass glitter
red organza hand tied bow
cheese cloth

This card has been made for these challenges;

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Indigoblu with masking, inks and flowers.

ingredients are;
5 x 7 card
black and white card for matting and layering.
Juliet stamp from exclusive stamp collection.
masked off top and bottom of the card,
used distress inks to make the background, stamped the image, coloured with distress inks and stickles xmas red, paprika and yellow.
a few flowers from stash.
black ribbon and bow with red gem.

Made this card for these challenges;
Thank you for visiting.xx