Thursday, 28 October 2010

It's Thursday and.............

that means a new challenge over at crafty sentiments
This weeks challenge is to make a MALE CARD. And our sponsor this week is Di Digi Downloads

Ingredients used
crafty sentiments stamp - Mike coloured with copics
Brazil card
DP scrap works  pacific delay
Penny black sentiment

Why not hop over to crafty sentiments blog and see wot inspiration the rest of the Design team have come up with.
And also don't forget to go check out the Store. As Suzette has been busy with new designs

Thanks for stopping by.

Bev xx

Monday, 25 October 2010

Bearly mine DT Call

Bearly mine are on the look out to expand their Design team. And I just could not enter. As I love the papers that Donna makes.
If anyone fancies having ago at entering hop over to Bearly mine to find out more about it.

I couldn't decide on what sort of card to make. so made 2 in the end.
My first is using sweet Tilda coloured with copics and the papers I used are from floral dreams and just plaids, Ribbon is from papermania capsule collection. Flowers from stash. and sentiment is a cuddly buddly.
Blue brazil card, nesties oval and circles

My second I used Tilda with mistletoe coloured with copics. And used the Christmas freebie papers
Ribbon from stash and sentiment is cuddly buddly.
Martha Stewart punch, and nesties oval and circle.

Don't forget if you fancy entering hop over to bearly mine blog now.
you don't have long left.

Thanks for stopping by

Bev xx

Fairymoon crafts challenge

Good Morning Ladies. Well what a wasted weekend as far as crafting goes. It really isn't good. I had plans to get lots done this weekend. And how many cards did I make the grand total of ONE. yes one and that one was the card I am about to show you.

This weeks challenge over at fairymoon crafts is the follow a sketch and we also have a theme of Halloween.

Papers are from bearly designs they are freebies
Marmalade distress ink pad used to distress edge
Tilda coloured with copics
Sentiment is computer generated

Other challenges I would like to enter this into

Crazy 4 Challenges - Halloween
Creative cottage - Halloween

Please remember to hop over to fairymoon crafts blog to find out more about the challenge and what prize is on offer this week.
and fairymoon online shop can be found here

Ty for dropping by .
Enjoy your day

Hugs Bev xxxx

Thursday, 21 October 2010


Morning all to a cold frosty Cambridge. Think I would rather be staying in bed today. Shouldn't moan as I believe the north of England has had snow.........please keep it up there don't want it here yet. lol

Anyway what a alot to tell and show you today

We have a blog hop and also lots of new releases
Come and join in the fun and you could be in with the chance of winning 2 of the 4 new stamps that are being released today.

Here's a peek of two of the 4 new stamps 

Meet Mike

Christmas Amy

Also some new paper sets

All The new releases can be found over at

Today I have made two gift boxes. Now me not reading things I didn't use a new release image or paper for my first box. then it clicked I should have been using them. DOH
I used Teddi in stocking and Amy with letter. both I coloured with copics
The papers are Hollie and Christmas surprizen stars.
The boxes did have some very yummy chocs in that I got as freebies from waitrose.

Now lets get down to the details about the Hop. Below is where you need to start.
Crafty Sentiments( start here)
Bev  (Me)
Crafty Sentiments Blog - final comment

So the object is to visit all our DT blogs leave a comment on their wonderful creations and a final comment on the Crafty Sentiments Blog for a chance to win!

Now when you leave me you should be hopping over to DORA's Blog

Happy Hopping and thank you for dropping by.

Enjoy your day

Bev xxx

Monday, 18 October 2010

Fairymoon challenge 32

Good morning all. I have to say I feel as if I have had a pretty good weekend. Plenty of relaxing, but also visited family, and went into town yesterday and treated myself to a new coat which was badly needed .

Anyway todays challenge card is for fairymoon.

This weeks challenge is being sponsored by Crafty sentiments store

This weeks Challenge sketch
My Card
Crafty sentiments teddy in stocking image coloured with copics
Red bazil card embossed with cuttlebug embossing folder
Ribbon from stash
Sentiment is from cuddly buddly

Please hop over to fairymoon crafts blog to find out more details and get plenty of inspiration.
The ladies have made some gorgeous cards.

Thank you for stopping by.
Hope you all have a wonderful day.

Bev xxx

Thursday, 14 October 2010

All White apart from the image

The title is just what it says for the challenge this week at Crafty sentiments.The challenge is set by Dora who has just accepted to come and join the design team for good. So pleased you are staying with us Dora
And I loved every minute of doing this challenge as it made me get my cuttlebug and embossing folders out. Something that I haven't played with for a while.
This weeks prize is  2 digi's of your choice from the crafty sentiments store.

Lulu coloured with copics, and polar white flower soft for fluffy edging
Cuttlebug embossing folder
X cut Snowflake punch
Ribbon from stash
icicle Stickles

Please hop over to the crafty sentiments blog to see what the other ladies came up with. and lots of wonderful inspiration to be found too.
Also go and check the the store to lots of lovely digi's stamps and papers to be purchased there.
And don't forget the
That is coming up on the 21st Oct.
new Christmas releases coming.

Challenges I am entering
A Spoon full of sugar - winter wonderland
Allsorts challenge- inspired by a song title- Merry christmas
simple doodles - winter warmers

Thank you for stopping by.
Hope you all have a fab day

Bev xx

Monday, 11 October 2010

Fairymoon are back

fairymoon challenge are back as from today. They have a new Design Team. They I have to say the girls are great. Loving their creations. You hjust need to hop over and take alook at their blogs.
Anyway this week sketch

My Card


Papers are leftovers so sorry I dont know who's they are
Magnolia santa coloured with copics
Ribbon from stash
Sentiment from cuddly buddly

Hop on over to Fairymoon crafts blog to find out what  prize is up for grabs.
And to get some inspiration from the other DT ladies.

Thank you for dropping by and enjoy your day

Bev xx

Thursday, 7 October 2010

Autumn / Fall

Good morning ladies. wow looks like we could be in for a nice day here in Cambridgeshire. We have beautiful sunshine as I am typing. Will it stay is the question?

I would just like to thank everyone who comes and has a browse at my blog and all the lovely comments. I love them. But I am a bad blogger too as I don't get round and check out your blogs all the time. I am sorry and will try harder.

Anyway this weeks Crafty sentiments challenge is

Lots of lovely colours can be worked with for this challenge.

Our sponsor this week is

Sally -Anne with flowers coloured with copics
Papers Brown Flourish(heart n soul) scrapbook papers freebies
Sentiment & leaves creative expressions stamps
Distressed ink pad spiced marmalade
Leaves stamped with distress pad and coloured with papermania watercolour pencils
Ribbon from stash.

Now why not hop over to the crafty sentiments blog to check out the design teams cards. I know you will find lots of inspiration there. All the ladies are very talented and I love working with them.
Also go and check out the store to . There are lots of wonderful stamps, digis and more there. And new stuff coming soon !

Oh before I go, If you fancy a freebie you really should hop over to the craft sentiments blog as our Jo is turning 30, so she has a little freebie to share with you all.It wont be there long so you will have to be quick.


Look forward to seeing your creations
hope you all have a fab day.

HUGS to you all
Bev xxxx

Wednesday, 6 October 2010

Sketch for Kathy's waffles

Good morning from wet, dull, chilly Cambridge. hope everyone is well. And those that aren't big hugs to you all and hope you have a speedy recovery.
Cant believe we are in October already where did September go. well new month means new sketch for Kathy.

Kathy has designed yet another fab sketch.
my card this month for this sketch , I have gone bright. I love using this colour on cards.

Ingredients :
Sweet Tilda coloured with copics
Nestie ovals
Martha Stewart punch
Papers doodlebug design limeade blossoms
Bazil card.
Lime green flower is from magnolia
ribbon and yellow flower from stash. ribbon was white but coloured it with yellow copic pen.

Challenges I want to also enter this card into are
Just magnolia - Anything goes

why not hop over to Kathy's waffles and take alook at what Jackie and Kathy have come up with for the sketch.

Ty for stopping by, hope you all have a fab day

Bev xxx