Friday, 30 April 2010

Watch out These .....Rock

Well Sugar Nellie have there new Rockin Release coming out May .Don't they just look fab ,can't wait to see the rest of the collection.Plus giving away spot prizes too.So get rockin over HERE for your chance to win and be first to see the release!

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Thursday, 29 April 2010


For my last post today I have created a plaque to keep in my craft room piccy of my dear mum and to look at her in this you wouldnt think anything wrong.But sadly Alzheimers has taken over and she doesnt even know shes my mum or wwho i am.But i know shes my mum and so wanted tohave something on my craft desk to remind me of her.I hope you like my creation it is so different to my normal creations.I have entered this into the following challenges;
Tuesday Taggers :Memories
Papertake Weekly :Do something different
Magnolia Down Under Challenge:Charms...Love charm
Card stock:Stampin up
Design Paper :Unknown
Tools:scor-pal,Bigshot ,Nesties labels 2
Pearls :Kaiser Craft
flowers:Prima ,Small open Roses WOC
Sentiment:Making Memories tickets,rub -ons from stash
Inks:RangerDistressed ink,Brushed Cordury,&Old Paper
Charm From Crafty Stash

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"Bee Happy"

"Bee Happy"....
Morning all well my girls are certainly that this morning with the wee new addition to the family.We went and got are wee pup "Bobbie "last night see post below.
So i actually managed to create a card ,hope you like it!

Yesterday i managed to finish colouring this image and this morning created a card!!Yep sat here and woke up with a bit more mojo!!!
So i would like to enter this card into the following Challenges:
Pixie Cottage :My mojo isnt with me so ive entered the Lots of flowers
ABC Challenge: T is for Thankyou
Charisma Cardz :Girly with Flowers
"Bee Happy"

Cardstock:Rich Regals Set Stampin up
Design Paper:Pepper & Friends
Tools;Scor-Pal,Su Scalloped Punch,Nestabilities Labels 8,big Shot.
Inks:Memento Black,Copics,Stampin up,So Saffron
Pearls :Kaiser Craft
Flowers Prima
Butterflie Pepper &Friends Chipboard

I will be back later with another creation this time something outta my comfort zone.

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New Addition...not

My Mummy says you want to see what stunner i am! She Wont let me into her Craftroom so here';s some piccy's of me im such a handsome man!!!!Dont you think??Me posing at 10 weeks old
Well as promised better late than never .Bobbie arrived home with us at 8pm and as you can see from the piccys making himself at home!

Time for rest or is it!

Bobbie says no Craftroom then i have other ideas ...Mum's Slipper!

love n hugs

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Wednesday, 28 April 2010

Whats On Your Desk Wednesday

Well still not bad for me ...still tidy thats because ive had no mojo since getting back .With everything going on in our life at the moment im not surprised it 's gone away..just wish it took me Florida woul;d be just the ticket righht now .But hey no hope!!!
First of all ive not had much time as the impending wee "Puppy" arrives tonight and his naming has taken place and is "Bobbie"so pop back tonight i will upload the wee cute thing for you all to see.May actually add to my desk for WOYDW....
Well i have been colouring images in from last week awaitng my mojo.I have also managed to do a wall hanging of"Mum"whihc you can see drying near the computer.To whihc need to be uploaded as entering it into a couple challenges then will take pride and place on my desk.
Ialso received agouple of items from Stampin up these are my freebies so even more special when you dont pay for
This part of the desk are thers couple cards completed and drying .A creativity Magazine whihc i subscribe to that has not been opened yet must be 4 .Prob still there when the next one arrives .I do usually have read by now from cover to cover .But this past week Life (you know that thing)just seems to have got in the way with all it's trials and tribulations!So by next week may have managed to open it...he he didnt say read it just open
Also kaiser papers as i did start another card last night ,just getting to the designing bit when phone rings dont you just hate that?
the tilda up against the coffee tin is drying as added Glossy accents too,plus the coffe tin is awaiting to be altered.

Well thats my desk this morning hope you have good nose,cant show you other side of craftroom as still arotten old mess.Yes just havent had the time without interruption to get it sorted.
Hopefully see you later when i come back this evening and upload the "puppy pics"sorry the pics of our puppy "BOBBIE".Have great day if your in the UK enjoy the sunny hot weather as it is all about to change.Maybe the past week was are summer!!! good old british weather hey!
Well on that note i will sign off
love n hugs judex

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Good Morning Wednesday

Morning all hope your all well and enjoying this hot weather.This is the first post today Will Be Back Later With Whats On My Desk Wednesday ,but at moment charging batteries on Camera.
So last night thought id try mojo out again so i opened patio doors to my craftroom and tried to is what ive come up with.
I am entering this card into
Creative Card Crew;April showers Bring may Flowers.
Creative Craft Challenge:Bloomin Marvellous
Stampin Royality challenge:Use Punches...Flowers
DCD:Make your own Flowers
Hope you like my creation for your challenge,i think slowly and surely my mojo is coming back even though the recent stress hasnt gone away yet!

Card Stock:Rich Regals Stampin up
Design Paper :Kaiser Craft
Image :Anya
Sentiment:High Hopes Stamps
Inks:Memento black,Copics
Tools:Scor-pal,Flower Punch
Embellishments:Kaiser :Pearls
Flowers:made using flower Punch ,Tattered angels Glimmer Mist Pearl.

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Monday, 26 April 2010

Good Morning Monday....MaybeThis Week Is Start Of Some Luck My Way

A New Week Hopefully The Strat of some Luck! We sure do need some !

Morning all ,Hope you all had a better weekend than i did!!!??and the weather was kind to you all.I sure will be glad to see the month of April behind us.To top the hurrendous week ,On saturday we found out my bank account had been cloned yes !What i cant beleive is the bank let a Debit Card process a 10p debit from our account without question .Well once that went through boy did they have a field day! reporting and Cancelling my card ,The bank our at fault as they didnt Cancel mine which was used to take moneies out they cancelled my husbands card BY MISTAKE!!!.Oh Boy he wasnt happy!!!neither am i now!
So since Saturday neither of us can get to our bank account as now both cards are cancelled . So now both have to wait 7-10days for new cards.So after spending Saturday morning on the phone trying to sort the mess out we have now made big complaint and awaitng phone call this morning .I wonder why my mojo's Stress....
Well my mojo isnt really back yet not surprised with all the stress ive been through past 3weeks!Anyways i did manage a card not pleased with it but it's a start.

This Tilda is from the recent release at Magnolia i have coloured with copics ,The design papers have to be my fav this year from Kaiser Craft.Flowers are Prima ,Pearls and gems again Kaiser Craft.The ribbon and sentiment from my stash.I then used Tattered Angel Glimmer Mist "Pearl"to give it some Sparkle n Shine.Im hoping this maybe the start of my mojo returning it has been over 4 weeks since i did any crafting .so it's had a well earned Anyways
I created this card would like to enter into the following Challenges:
Just Magnolia:Anything Goes

Love n hugs

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Thursday, 22 April 2010

No Mojo.....New Pup

Well still not got no mojo ,went to start card this am as all quiet and still in bed .Just doesnt want to flow havent been like this for long while do hope it comes back.Going to sit in the garden enjoy watching them all do the gardening cutting grass...thats the life although would prefer to craft!

RE:Puppy we are going back to see on Wednesday then can bring home Friday So will have no piccys till next week ,but will upload as soon as i get them.this is just what the dr ordered for my daughter who as you know has been bullied and now out of school due to Drs wishes!

"Bobbie "will be with us soon...can't wait!!!

Love n hugs

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Whats On Your Desk Wednesday 46..WOYDW?

I should have uploaded these yesterday but got waylayed.Yes hope your sitting down ,popped to Tesco's to buy some milk and came home with 6pints milk and a new 8 week old Puppy "Westie"so got more than i bargained for plus puppy's dont come with tesco clubcard points...!!!lol.So that is my explanation why i didnt get uploaded yesterday .
Anyways as you well know im having huge clear out so this side of my craft room is the tidy part!!!Yes i have tidy part at the mo!Who knows how long it will stay.
As you can see from the above piccy i have done a wee bit of crafting managed to colour 2 images in as im having to make a wedding card for friend.Thats far as it Since coming back from hols think left mojo there!!!My carosel is nice and tidy for once best thing i ever bought wello actually hubby.Or should i say until i returned from dads to find something sat on my desk called a "Cricket Machine"yes he bought me Ciruit machine whilst i was away and put on my desk.So also on there you will be able to see the 4 free cartridges that came with it ,cd mat which as yet havent had time to play with.
In this piccy is my beloved comp screen which is attached to laptop behind .My wee little painted jar which my friend Tracy sent which i use all the time and pride place on my desk,and a pen always handy to have

This piccy shows the tidy corner of my craft room all neat and co-ordinated how long for who knows?There you can see .My shelve for all my papers and card on the top i have jars of flowers colour co-ordinatede jars...Tesco £1.00 oh such expensive buy...!then all my Su Punches,well not all....oops have more in a draw.On the table below the paper rack you will see my containers with copics in just a have too many well thats what i tell myself anyway
.Small Plastic 4 draws bysides holds all my SU Inks.
On desk ontop of ciruit carts are:Two cards just recently received one from the lovely Penni with Ribbon and Flower swap from RAK forumnand the other from my dear friend Cheryl

OMG....this is the untidy bit which as yet ive not got round to sorting,and the floor but didnt really think youd be impressed with the floor.At moment cant see my sewing machine,bindit all,or cropadile as covered with bits i need to sort out.Hopefully by next wednesday they will be .
So have good nosey hope you enjoy and sorry for the above messy piccy....
Now go click on the title and see everyone elses!!!Maybe join in next week.So dont forget pop by next week to see if anything has .Please dont forget im selling some crafty stuff some new some used check out...HERE
Love n hugs

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Wednesday, 21 April 2010

Perpetual Blog Hop

clip and cuts perpetual blog hop!!!

Here is how it works:
1. Click the blue frog below to add your blog.
2. Copy the following script and put it on your blog post while in HTML view.This will make the thumbnail collection appear on your post as well and be available for your readers too.
3. Provide the above code on your blog for others to grab. Just mention to paste it on HTML view when blogging.
4. Ask your readers to add their blogs on the list and also copy and paste the script on their blog as well!
This will make a thumbnail collection that will grow on everyones blog and we can meet each other! I’ll be moderating it so no worries. It will be updated on everyones blog when someone enters a new link.
LOVE IT! Please DO participate! You don’t have to link them back here. Just tell everyone to add their cardmaking/scrapbooking blog and make the collection as big as we can! Can we make it to 1000? If you have any issues let me know and I’ll be happy to help asap.
Here goes!
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Paper Crafts blog hop!1. Add your blog!2. Copy the script below and paste it on your blog post while in HTML view.
Paper Crafts blog hop!
1. Add your blog!
2. Copy the script below and paste it on your blog post while in HTML view.

Monday, 19 April 2010

Hellooo,and Creative Inspirations Challenge31

It is good to be back!Oh how ive missed crafting.But agood time was had by all and a well a wee rest for me.

Anyway Yesterday saw the new challenge3 over at Creative Inspirations.This week we are happy to have Maxine back with us after being off line for awhile.Maxine has choosen the Challenge which is a :Recipe Challenge

3 Flowers

2Design Papers

1 Ribbon

So why not pop over get some inspiration from my lovely Design Team and have abash!You have until 1st May to get your creations done .Plus the fabulous Peachy Keen Stamps our the sponsor this week with a fabulous voucher to spend in there online shop.I am so sorry but ive no design card for you ,i actually thought id done one before i went away but cant find it!Mind if youd see my craft room youd know why!!! before i went away god knows why i thought i would have mass tidy and clearout just forgot to finish it before i went .So i have come home to one tip of a craftroom .Which has got to be sorted before any crafting is done.Plus i have ameeting at school this afternoon also so wont have time to do much.Anyway hope your all ok.Thanks for the lovely messages and just to let you all know Dad went into hospital but was unable to have the operation much to his disapointment.Thats another story,but the weather was kind and girls loved it!

Hope your all well and got loads crafting done hopefully soon will get some bloggin time to come visit you until then keeps safe

love n hugs

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Thursday, 8 April 2010

Magnolia Easel Card

Morning all im back but not for long back on my travels tomorrow so thought id just make a creation for you and have entered into some challenges,can't you tell i miss those challenges whilst ive been away.Yep so yesterday i spent bloggin the challenges and then my creative juices just came back to me,took while of sitting in space looking at blank card thinking i left my mojo in soi have a wee little make for you today which is an Easel Card i just love these on other peeps So i thought id give them another go as my very first one wasnt happy with.Once you get the hang of them they are easy,so watch out i may just be making more!.I have used the Tilda image from Spring 2010 Collection.I have decoupaged the Lamb she is holding doesnt show up too good ,but spring to me is all about lambs and this image is ideal for any cards i feel from Baby,Spring,Girlie and not just Easter.I have used the gorgeous Kaisercraft papers and the swirls on this paper our velvet so beautiful ,just photo doesnt do justice have to touchy feely to get the texture.It is based on Claudias Sketch over at
Magnolia-licious Highlightes This month it is a sketch you have till
April 30th to enter so go have a go!Also entered into the following:
Fun with Shapes & More:Flowers &Script
Crafty Card Makers:Challenged...To make Better Easel Card..not sure im happy with this one,after uploading piccys.
Incy Wincy:Fancy Folds
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge:Sugar n Spice and all Things Nice..Girlie Card
Pink Elephant Challenge:Nature...My image
Front View of Easel Card

Side view of Easel Card

Cardstock:Stampin up Brights set
Design Papers:Kaiser Craft
Image :Tilda from Spring Collection 2010
Sentiment:Stampin Up!
Embellishmnets: Prima Flowers,Pearl blue brad from craft stash,and Ribbon,
Gems Kaiser Craft,Blue Brads Basic Grey
Tattered Angels Glimmer mist Pearl,and Glossy accents added to her shoes

Love n hugs

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Wednesday, 7 April 2010

Creative Inspirations Challenge 31..DT Card

Challenge 31 DT Card

Morning all well came home yesterday for flying visit as going back to Dad's Friday as hes going into hospital for his Knee Replacement.With mum in the home wasnt fair for him to do this alone .So have had to come home as Sophie has acouple appointments.Then Andy take us back on friday and then leaves us there for a week.So it's all go at least i will get rest which is what i really need at the moment as the journey takes it out of you.Especialy when they deceide to close the A1 between Sherwood Forest Round about and Past Newark so had to detour around the country.Accidents do happen and after witnessing some drivers yesterday i can see forget i have some yummy Candy on offer so go check that out here
Anyways today is Creative Inspirations Challenge as it was extended over Easter so this Challenge runs till the 17th April then normality will resume!
So this weeks challenge i have choosen so hope you all like and come and support me by entering?I am also putting up the prize this week so one lucky reader will get a surprise crafty gift all new crafty stash no piccy yet as havent had time to take so will be surprise.
This weeks Challenge is:
Colour Combo :Lime Green & Black
With added extra fav ....Flowers
So why not pop along and come and join us have some fun!We would love to see your creations and if you need Inspirations go check out the DT Creations HERE
Hope you like my creation for this challenge Yes you guessed my fav Desgin Papers out again! The green so spring like just looove it!
I am also entering this card into the following challenges:
Simon Says challenge:Card for a Child

Cardstock:Stampin up
Design Papers:Kaiser Craft "Sublime Collection"
Image:Sugar Nellie "Coffee Time"
Inks :Copics,Chalk Ink Aloe Vera
Tools;Scor-pal,Big shot,Stampi up die Top note.
Embellishments;Flowers Prima,Brad Large Black Queen & Co,Lace Green and Flower Lace both from Orchard Crafts.GemsKaiser Craft.
Inkessentials Glossy accents added to shoes.

Love n hugs

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Monday, 5 April 2010

Candy ,Candy Candy

Morning all hope your having fab Easter and weather has been kind.Well im away and have been spending in the crafts shops and so got some wee extras to share with you all .So to Celebrate my Wedding Anniversary on May 3rd i though id have some sweet anniversary Candy.
So if you would like loads new crafty stash then;
1. please leave your name on this post .
2.Please go leave link on your blog advertising my
Aniversary Candy.
Closes 5thMay 2010
3.Keep fingers crossed you win....the surprise Candy
Love n hugs

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Sunday, 4 April 2010

Good Morning......Happy Easter

Just a quick note to say "Happy Easter to all my fellow bloggers and friends.Hope you all have wonderful time and the weather has been kind to you.We have come to dads for few days so it's nice to see mum,who is looking well but very thin.She seemed to enjoy the girls coming to see her ,sometimes id love to know what she is thinking.

Then yesterday afternoon popped by my good friend June and her family whom i met through a card site afew years ago so it was lovely to see her. When i return hopefully next week when dad goes into hospital we shall go craft shopping with her.Im getting withdrawls from crafting already so when i retrun on tuesday before coming back here on friday will have to cram some crafting in me thinks.Have alovely Easter and go crazy with the choccie's good excuse for all you choco-holics ,not for me don't care for that much

love n hugs

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