Saturday, 11 July 2015

It's TREND WEEK at Just Us Girls

It is again Trend Week at Just Us Girls and the
Lovely Lisa is our Hostess and we have been asked to
incorporate Gold on our card/project.
Here is what I used to make my card.
Metallic gold/black card stock
Kaisercraft DP - Art of Life
Memory Box Quinn Flourish
MFT Heirloom Rose Die
Martha Stewart Fern Punch
Kaisercraft Pearl
Sentiment is embossed in gold
from Inspired by Stamping
Big Wishes 2
It is a shame you can't see the gold shimmer on my paper
as it really looks so lovely.
Hop on over to Our Site and check out
the other Gold Creations and join us
for this Fabulous Trend Challenge.
You could be our Chic of the Week
and then be chosen for our Guest Spot in September.
Thanks for dropping in and your lovely comments.

Designer's Choice Challenge at The House

I have made another card for the current
Designer's Choice over at
This time I went CAS in a big way.
I used white card stock and embossed the
fabulous Repeat Impression Stamp - 2409M Divi Divi Tree
with green embossing powder.
Cut out with Spellbinders Wonky Rectangle
Scored the background before popping my image.
Added 4 green pearls to finish.
A super simple card I thought suitable for anyone.
Thanks for dropping in
Till next time Cherrio from

Friday, 10 July 2015

It's White + One Colour over at The House and Sketch Time at Altantic Hearts

I thought I would try my hand at 2 different challenges
One of my favourites - The House that Stamps Built
Details Here
and a fairly new one -  Atlantic Hearts
Details Here

Also over at City Crafter Challenge their challenge is
You are my Sunshine - Use lots of YELLOW!
Here is my take on the above challenges
And I used the following items -
White and Yellow card stock
Repeat Impression - Easter Lily 1309
Swiss Dots Embossing Folder
Stampin' Up Punch
Stampin' Up Yo Yo Yellow ink/pen
Memento Black ink
Own ribbon
Glossy Accents
Pop Dots.
A pretty simple card. Hope you like it.
Thanks for dropping in

Challenge Time at Inspired by Stamping

The current monthly challenge over at Inspired by Stamping is IBIC #95
You can find the details Here
Here is my card inspired by the colours below.
IBSIC95---String, Inspired by Stamping
I used the following items on my card -
Basic white card stock
IBS DP - Spring Lilacs/Vintage Floral
IBS Elegant Flowers Stamp
IBS Birthday Wishes Sentiment
Stampendous White Embossing Powder
Tim Holtz Antique Linen ink
Versacolor Cinnamon/Sage ink
Variegated Cotton
Spellbinders Tags.
Thanks for dropping by
Till next time Cherrio from

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

Sketch Time at Try Stampin' Or Not On Tuesday

It's time to post for the latest Sketch Challenge over at
and the lovely Sandi has challenged us with the sketch below.
Here are the products I used my card.
Card Stock in White Black & Grey
Images/Sentiment are Stampin' Up
Pocket Silhouettes & Heard from the Heart
Spellbinder Ovals cut out for masking
Inks - Memento Angel Pink Tuxedo Black London Fog
Pink Brads & Cotton
Small Heart Punch
I thought the small hearts went nicely with the Sentiment
to add a little finishing touch.
We are now running our challenges for 2 weeks
to give you a bigger chance
to spend time in your craft room and join us.
You can also enter your card/project on our
Facebook site Here
Till next time
Cherrio from