Thursday, 27 October 2016

Lots of Layers at In the Pink

Good morning my lovely crafty friends.

Hoping Mr. Blogger has played nicely and published my scheduled post for me as I am currently on my way to Cheltenham Park Hotel with my DH to enjoy a Spa Day with Afternoon Tea :)

Today sees the start of a new challenge over at


and this time our fabulous theme is


and the DT got to play with some adorable images from our sponsor


I played with this beauty and absolutely loved spending time colouring her in - thanks to lots of encouragement and tips from 2 of my lovely crafty friends Sue and Kat

Here's what I used:

Colouring Medium: Copics
Design Papers: LOTV 'Nitwits' Always and Forever
Memory Box: Corner Bow Die
Martha Stewart: Vintage Lace Border Punch
Pleated Satin Ribbon from local Haberdashery

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the gorgeous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies.

Thanks for popping by.
Have a fabulous day.

Monday, 24 October 2016

Stampin' Bella Says Hello for My Mum's Craft Shop

Good morning my lovely crafty friends.

Hope you had a fabulous weekend and are ready for the week ahead whatever that may bring.
For me I will be spending the first half of the week having fun with my two adorable Granddaughters as it's half term and I will be on Grandma duties. Then the second half of the week will be spent having some fun and relaxation with my DH - we have a Spa Day booked for Thursday and a trip to the coast 'somewhere' on Friday - sooooooo looking forward to it :)

Anyway it's been a while since I last posted but today I'm here to share my DT inspiration using some gorgeous goodies from

I haven't coloured for such a long time and I totally loved spending time colouring this fabulous image - 'Stampin Bella - Cosmobella' which may be currently out of stock - but just enter you email address on the product screen and you will be the first to know when it's available - simples!

I teamed this little beauty with some gorgeous bright and cheery Design Papers from MFT 'Sweet Celebration' mat and layered onto black card to really make them pop :)

Finished with a die cut sentiment - Die-Namics 'Hello There' and a few Doodlebug Sprinkles

 Right lots to do before the girls arrive so I better get on with it!

Thank you for popping by and for all your continued support.
Have a fabulous day .


Thursday, 13 October 2016

Ribbons and/or Bows at In the Pink

Good morning my lovely crafty friends.

We have a lovely new challenge for you today at

and it is 

Ribbons and/or bows for 
Breast Cancer Awareness

The sponsor this time is 
with a $12 voucher for the lucky winner.

I made one of these Lollipop Shaker Card thingies recently on Create & Craft US for
The Hobby House and loved it so much I decided to make another.

Here's all the ingredients:
It's a great way to use up odds and end of your favourite ribbons and of course the inside of your red-liner tape :) 

Please pop over to

to look at the other lovely DT Creations - you won't be disappointed.

Please leave a comment if you pop by, I really appreciate them and do enjoy reading them.

Thanks for all your continued support.