12/01/2019

A Mice Hunkydory Product Review!

Good Morning!
Cards have been a little sparce this month so far due to work but luckily I managed to sit down yesterday morning and make today's card for you all.
This is my second product review for the craft company HUNKYDORY and just incase you missed my first post they asked me just before Christmas if I'd be interested in reviewing some of their products. 
Today's card is using the stamp set 'A Mice Birthday' and the little mouse with the cupcake is actually a single stamp from the set but I thought it just finished off the stamped image.
I'd like to enter this into the following challenges -
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - WHAT'S NEW?
(New Stamp set)
INGREDIENTS -
'A Mice Birthday' For The Love of Stamps - Hunkydory Stamp Set
Maja Design Papers
Doodlebug Sprinkles, Papermania Glitter Stickers
Cheesecloth, Assorted Flowers, Berries, Seam Binding & Organza Ribbon
INKS USED -
E21, E31, E33, RV10, R35, R37, Y17, Y21
B000, B00, B93, B95, C1, C2 & W1

 Thanks for stopping by!
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

06/01/2019

January's Penny Black Saturday Challenge!

Good Morning!
I'm a little late with my card for this month's challenge, but it's better late than never as they say!

This month's challenge over at PENNY BLACK SATURDAY CHALLENGE is a nice and easy one of 'Anything Goes + Optional Something New!'
I've used a T-Set that I've had for many years but doesn't usually get inked up, it's another Clean & Simple card with a hint of colour from the embellishments.

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges -
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - ANYTHING GOES
INGREDIENTS -
Penny Black Stamp Set
Self Adhesive Embellishments from my stash

INKS USED -
Archival Ink - Jet Black

Thanks for stopping by, enjoy the rest of the weekend!
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

02/01/2019

January's Creative Inspirations Challenge!

Good Morning!
It's time for a brand new challenge over at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS! We've got a nice and easy one this month for you all to welcome the New Year in of 'Anything Goes!'
This month's prize is from THE PAPER SHELTER and the prize is 
3 IMAGES OF THE WINNER'S CHOICE!

This month all of the Design Team including myself have used an image provided by the sponsor, the one that I've used is certainly fitting for the current obsession with Unicorns! lol I kept the card sentiment free so that it is suitable for more than one occasion.

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges -
SIMON SAYS STAMP - SOMETHING NEW
(New Digi)
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - ANYTHING GOES
As you can see I've added some Stickles to the image for some added magical sparkle ...
INGREDIENTS -
'Unicornmania' Digi from The Paper Shelter
MME Design Paper from my stash
Doodlebug Sprinkles
Cheesecloth, Assorted Flowers & Glitter Organza Ribbon
INKS USED -
E00, E21, E31, E33, R11, R20, RV02, RV10, RV29, Y35, Y38
B000, B00, B02, B93, BG93, BG96, W1 & W3

 Thanks for stopping by!
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

01/01/2019

LOTV New Release & My Top 5 Cards from 2018!

Good Morning!
I have 2 posts in one for you all today but before I get onto it I'd like to wish you all a Happy New Year!

First up today see's a brand new release being launched over at LILI OF THE VALLEY! Do you remember the sneak peeks I shared with you last month of a cute new fairy called Lily? Well today you can finally get her yourselves along with 2 other designs that I haven't shared with you yet. There are also some more sentiment and banner stamps released today too! 
Onto the rest of today's post and I'd like to share with you my Top 5 Cards from 2018! I shared my Top 5 Christmas cards with you all on Christmas Eve so here are some non-Christmas creations!

First up is one of the first cards I made when I got back into my crafting this year, I used an old stamp that hadn't seen ink in a few years.
This one is using a floral stamp by Penny Black that I thought I still had, until I realised I'd sold it on and used my last stamped image of it for this card lol
Next up are the 2 cards I made using the new Fairy being released by LOTV today, she's such a cutie!
Lastly is a Birthday card using an image by LOTV that can be bought as part of their Art Sheets, perfect for a budding gardener!
Well I hope you enjoyed looking at my favourites, here's hoping you enjoy what I have to bring you throughout 2019!
Happy Crafting!
xxx