Good morning my lovely crafty blogging friends.
Big day ahead as we de-Christmas the house and get 'back to normal' in the Simpson household - quite sad really as it always leaves things looking empty for a while :o(
On a positive though it means I will have space to display some of my new Christmas gifts from the kids and my DH - the kids both got me plaques from the Grandchildren with lovely phrases on and my DH bought me a wooden duck that I may have pointed out that I liked :o)
So today is the first weekend of the year and also the start of two new challenges of two DT's that I am on so I am here to share two DT makes with you today as the theme for them both is
So my first DT make is for
and I decided to make a framed keepsake for a 'New Baby'
Here's what I used:
Pink Gem Designs: 'Keep Calm It's a Baby Girl'
Spellbinders: 'Timeless Rectangles'
'Buttons' fron the Hobby House
Frame from The Pound Shop - bargain!!!
Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the gorgeous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies.
As always the very generous Janet is offering 1 lucky winner
2 Individual Digi images
(NO SETS, PERSONALISED WATERMARK'S OR SENTIMENT SETS)
of the winners choice from PINKGEM DESIGNS.....
So my second DT share is for the new challenge over at
This time my 'new' is new stash - new dies and new sentiment stamps:
Sentiment Stamp: Kaisercraft 'Friendship Sentiments'
Design Papers: LOTV 'Timeless Victorian'
Dies: Sue Wilson 'Italian Collection - Calabria'
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts 'Sweetheart Blossoms'
Metal Butterfly from stash
Adhesive Pearls: The Hobby House
Martha Stewart 'Frond Branch' punch
Milled Lavendar Distress Ink
Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the fabulous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies.
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As always I am so grateful for your continued support and even more so as I enter my 6th year of blogging!!!
Thanks for popping by to see.
Will ctach up with you all later this evening when all the hard work is finished - I hope!!!
Have a fabulous day.