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Saturday, 29 July 2017

Yes another calender..lol

Good morning all...Well i said i would make another calender but a girly one...lol  Well here it is..

I have slightly scaled this down a bit, so is bit smaller than my last one..One i made for my grandson..

Papers i have used for this is from Polkadoodles Rose Budd collection . Hvae used soe victorian velvet distress ink on edges..Beads from stash..




Cant believe how im getting ahead with my xmas bits for this year..lol...Im usually a last min person and end up rushing around..

Thank you for looking

Caz xxx

Challenges entered

Digi Choosday ........AG
Polkadoodles..........AG
Brown Sugar.....AG



Friday, 28 July 2017

Anything but a card over at Crafty Catz..and GDT Call

Good morning everyone..Nice and sunny here on nottingham.  Mind dont know how long for can never tell with our weather lol..Hope everyone has a nice weekend..Im not up to much, nothing new there lol..

So its friday and that means a new challenge over at Crafty Catz Our theme this week chosen by Janette is

Anything but a card..

Our sponsor is Crafty Ribbons


For my ABAC I have made a treat box


Kraft card used, and papers from stash..The box is a sil file cut on my portrait, as is the flower on top..


Edges distressed and few pearls added..This has gone into my xmas bag lol

Also 

We are looking for our next GDT  to start on our return from our break and there  would also be  a chance for you to stay on with us if you like it as much as we do....
really whats not to like, good friendly DT, lovely images to play with and time off now and again lol 
so add gdt next to your creation no obligation to stay after the month is up just thought you might want too !


We are all on a break now, and will return on 1st sept.. Do hope you will join in with our challenge...Dont forget to check out all the fab makes by the rest of my teamies..Crafty Catz 

Thank you for looking

Caz xx


Challenges entered

Crafty Sentiments.......Anything goes
Crafting with Attitude.........Anything goes
Through the Purple Haze..........Anything goes
Simply Papercraft......Anything goes
Crafty Gals Corner........Anything goes
Crafting from the Heart........Anything goes

Monday, 24 July 2017

Hugs n Kisses...Oh look Ive actually made a card..lol

Well my mojo for making cards, has been at a all time low lately..But as you can see ive made a card..Just for the fun of doing one...

While sorting some bits in my craft room over the weekend, i came across some flexi markers i forgot i had..oops and yes they all work still except 1. Ive also sorted out all my promarkers, they have been neglected for while..Got rid of the dry ones, not many thankfully..

This has suddenly sparked my love of colouring again..and been practicing my colouring, more so finding a skin combo, to wich i think ive found and now happy with it..Even trying a new hair colour comi lol

The image ive used is a Saturated Canary image called Hugs n Kisses..Coloured with mixture of promarkers and flexi markers...



Thank you for looking 

Caz...xx

Im of to see what else i can colour now..:)

Challenges entered

Passion for Promarkers ....... Bright Colours
Colour Crazy Crafting ........Anything goes
Crafting from the Heart ........ Anything goes

Saturday, 22 July 2017

Perpetual Calendar and display stand

Afternoon all...Thought i would show you what ive just finished making for my Grandson Tim, part of xmas pressie. He can place this on his desk..Just hope he will like it..

The blocks, months and the display stand are a sil file and all cut on my portrait..I have used Kraft card..And used walnut stain distress ink..To distress it all...Trying to make it look manly if get my drift.. lol...I found some little wooden mens tools embellies, wich added to bottom of tray...And stenciled Tim name on front..




May make a girly one next,..lol..


Thank you for looking..

Caz xxx

Challenges entered

Crafting with Friends .......  Anything goes
Creative Fingers ........ Anything goes
Simply Papercraft ........Anything goes
Crafting with Attitude....... Anything goes
Fussy and Fancy .......Anything goes



Friday, 21 July 2017

Party Time over at Crafty Catz..

Good Morning all...As this blogs i  will be down waiting for the doors to open at a   new The Range store opening close to us..First 50 customers get a gift..and also a draw for a £500 gift voucher..Chance would be a fine thing, i never win anything big or small...But can dream..lol.... Anyways may find some first day bargains, in there craft section..wich i always aim for when visiting The Range....lol..And as normal will prolly loose Jim the OH...And have to go searching for him..

Right over to our new challenge over at Crafty Catz.   Our theme this week is

Anything goes as normal with optional twist Party Time..

Our sponsor this week is


Here is my card i made using some melon hedz precoloured images..


Do pop over to Crafty Catz and check out the rest of dt makes and join in..

Thank you for looking

Caz xxx

Challenges entered

Craft Rocket ......  Anything goes
TTCRD ......Anything goes

Thursday, 20 July 2017

Sew it up. over at Creative Knockouts

Oh  well its thursday, and its a boring food shop day for me today. Oh i hate that job but it has to be done i supose...But being thursday also means its time for a new challenge over at Creative knockouts

Our theme this week is Sew it all up...So would like to see some form of sewing real or false..

Our sponsor this week is


For my card i have used the lovely



Coloured with copics, false stitching and some liquid pearls added..

Thank you for looking

Caz xx

Challenges entered

Crafty Creations ......  Anything goes
Crafty Sentiments .....  CAS

Friday, 14 July 2017

Anything goes over at WWODTC





Another month gone by..That means we have a new challenge starting over at


Our fab sponsor as always is 



For my card this month i have used the cute



Ive used a mixture of copics, promarkers and graph it markers to colour image.
Papers are all from stash, had for long time, thought i need to use it up..
Happy birthday sentiment stamp..

 I really enjoyed colouring this cute image...So easy..

Dont forget to hope over to challenge blog and check my teamies makes out..

Thank you for looking

Caz xxx

Challenges entered

Crafting with friends ........ Anything goes
Creative Fingers ...... Anything goes
Making Memories ....... Anything goes
Polkadoodles ...... Anything goes



Anything goes with a twist....over at Crafty Catz..

Good Morning all...Yes its little ole boring me again..lol..Its friday so its time for a new challenge over at 


Our theme as always is Anything goes with a optional twist...This weeks twist is to use
Ice Cream Colours..

Our sponsor this week is


Ive gone with strawberry and mint, and have used the bugaboo image called 



Some liquid pearls added..Fairly plain card i must say..but thought it turned out ok..


Thank you for looking

Caz xx


Challenges entered

Craft Rocket .......  Anything goes
Crafting with Attitude ....... Anything goes
Crafty Creations ........ Anything goes
Double D ......... Pastel Party



Friday, 7 July 2017

Anything goes with a twist..over at Crafty Catz

So its friday again lol.....Only got to blink lately and friday is here...Anyways that means a new challenge over at Crafty Catz.

The theme as always is anything goes with optional twist...Its my turn to host this week, so i chose to make the twist..

Add some lace...

Our sponsor this week is


For my card i have used the cut image #
Claire..


Copics used to colour , papers from stash..also lace added.


Thank you for looking

Caz xx


Challenges entered
Craft Rocket......  Anything goes
Crafting with Attitude...... Anything goes
Crafting By Designs.......  Anything goes
Crafty Creations...... Anything goes
Crafty Gals Corner..... Anything goes



Thursday, 6 July 2017

Summer Fun over at Creative knockouts

Oooops  should of blogged this earlier, but what with going out boring food shopping, then having to, take son shopping i forgot....Now im melting, its os warm and muggy here..

Anyways our new challenge over at Creative knockouts is 

Summer Fun

Our sponsor this week is


There is a $25+ CTMH prize package available to one lucky person that plays along with us this week and follows the  challenge and rules!  


For my card i have use a bugaboo image.


Thank you for looking

Caz xx

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Happy Anniversary...In need of some mojo too....Any ideas anyone..

Morning everyone...Where has our sun gone, mind knew it wouldn't last, does it ever..Have heard its going to warm up later in the week..If it does lol..

Well its my Daughters n Son in laws anniversay soon..So thought better make card now, rather than leave to last minite..Plus my craftying mojo is really going down hill lately..So trying to keep my hand in so to speak..Specially when it comes to cards..Been watching craft channels to try n get ideas, searching pinterest to..lol..

Have even considered giving it all up, i sure wouldn,t be missed if i did ..Theres way more better crafters out there..:)..But think i will carry on for a bit got to much stuff to just throw in the towel...

Anyways onto the card..Is quite plain, but needs to be posted so didnt want to add to much..
Sentiment stamp from stash..and pearl drops used..Even dug out a die..not used for while for sentiment..And dusted down a embossing folder..



Thank you for looking

Caz xx

Challenges entered

Crafting from the Heart  -----   Anything goes
OLLCB -----   Anniversary
A Perfect Time to Craft ------  Anything goes



Saturday, 1 July 2017

Anything goes over at ABMTTC

Oh my 1st of July already...Scarey how quick the time is flying by..Anyways as its the 1st of the month, that means a new challenge starting over at


You may of seen me mention before im making boxes ready to fill for christmas..Well here is another..This one is called

Sweet Seduction.   A template from Sunshine hobby works and can be got here .

Papers i have used are Lozzy's  We Love



The handle top bit is actually a spray bottle lid..I stuck on..flowers and beads from stash..



what looks like with lid off..
 ready for some ferrero rochers..
 Is empty lol  I ate them all...oops..  

Then wonder why im expanding lol..mind would like to think thats down to quitting the ciggie, been over a year now since i smoked.  Really didnt think i would do it..so feel good bout that...Not the weight gain though..


Thank you for looking

Caz xx


Challenges entered
Brown Sugar -----   Anything goes
Crafting with Friends ------  Anything goes
Creative Fingers ------ Anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks -----   Anything goes
Crafty Girls Creations ------  Anything goes