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28 June 2012

MAWTT: 28th June DT Card

God morning!

We are continuing with our Birthday challenge at Moving Along With The Times and this week it is hosted by the very lovely Pami.

"BIRTHDAY FORTNIGHT"

Here's my card:



Card Ingredients:

The Stamp Fairy Barry Bear Digi Image
Promarkers
Kanban Cardstock
Dovecraft Back to Basics II Papers
Card Candy
Peel Off Greeting Coloured with Promarkers
Pearls - NEC Stash

Don't forget we have some amazing sponsors and some fabulous prizes, so join in with the celebrations.

Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Delicious Doodles 22 1,2,3 Recipe (1 Image, 2 Papers, 3 Card Candy)
Make It Monday
Love To Create 21 Anything Goes
Bearly Mine 41 Anything Goes
Anything Goes Polkadot With A Birthday Theme
Digital Tuesday 166 Amazing Animals

Thanks for stopping by today - hope you have a great day!

Claire x

Willow Sketchie: DT Card 28th June & DT Call

Morning all and welcome to a brand new challenge at Willow Sketchie!

This week it's the turn of the lovely Pauline to host the challenge and she has chosen:

"SKETCH" AND/OR "MAKE IT SPARKLE & SHINE"


Unfortunately I can't show you my lovely card that I made for this challenge.  I made it very last minute last night and I used some new stamps that have not yet been released, so I can't show you until they are in the shop - yes I am a muppet LOL!!!! I didn't have time to make another one!

Anyway one lucky winner will receive a voucher to spend in the on-line store HERE!




We look forward to seeing you join in with us this week and remember you don't have to use a Willow Designs image to enter, although it would be lovely if you did.

 Hop on over to the challenge blog and take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

Don't forget there is still time to enter our DT Call - if you are interested joining this creative team, then take a look at the post here for further details.


Thanks for visiting, it's always lovely to see you!

Claire x

26 June 2012

An Oldie But A Goodie: 26th June DT Card

Good morning and welcome to a brand new challenge at an Oldie But A Goodie and this week it's the turn of the very lovely Laurie who has chosen the theme which is:

"SUMMER HOLIDAYS"

Here's my card, which I have to say is not normally my type of card and I'm really not sure about it either!! but it sums up the theme!



Card Ingredients:

Emma Ball Papers & Stamps - Free with Simply Homemade Magazine
Robyn's Fetish Sailing Sailing Digi Stamp
Promarkers
Rub-on Greeting
Nesties

This week we are sponsored by Robyn's Fetish




To take part in the challenge YOU MUST USE SOMETHING ON YOUR CARD WHICH IS AT LEAST 6 MONTHS OLD - this could be flowers, papers, stamps, etc, however you MUST state on your post which item/s you have used.

Hop on over to the challenge blog and take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Charisma 24 Summer!
Cute Card Thursday 222 Here Comes The Summer!
Crafting When We Can Summer Fun
Cupcake Inspirations 166 Photo Inspiration (Summer)

 Thanks for visiting, I hope you have a lovely day!

Claire x

24 June 2012

Fancy a Beer?

Evening everyone.  I am in the middle of watching the England match, so just a quick post from me - although it's painful watching it!!

It's my Brother-in-Law Paul's Birthday tomorrow and here's the card I made for him:



Card Ingredients:

Digi Stamp Boutique Alf & Beer Digi Stamp
Promarkers
Wild Rose Studio For Men Papers
Kanban Cardstock
Card Candy
Computer Generated Greeting

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Digi Stamp Boutique June
My Mum's Craftshop 62 About The Boys
Stampin' For The Weekend 12 Show Us Your Style

Thanks for popping in - enjoy the rest of your evening!

Hugs

Claire x

21 June 2012

MAWTT: 21st June: DT Card

Hello, I'm back with my second post of the today!

It's a new challenge at Moving Along With The Times and more importantly we are celebrating our

 3rd Birthday!!

Our Birthday is hosted by the very lovely and talented Hazel and the theme is:

"BIRTHDAY FORTNIGHT"

Here's my card:



Card Ingredients:

Saturated Canary Craftyragamuffin Digi Image
Promarkers
Cardstock from Stash
Wild Rose Studio Strawberry Picnic Papers
Wild Orchid Crafts Flowers
Rub-on Greeting
Nesties
Pearls - NEC Stash

Over the next fortnight we have some amazing sponsors and prizes to be won!






The DT were given a selection of  fabulous images to use from all the sponsors - they are all lovely.

Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations and a full list of the fabulous prizes offered by our super sponsors.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Crazy For Challenges 141 3 Papers, 3 Flowers, 3 Pearls
Make It Monday 94
Creative Card Crew 13 Easy As 1-2-3 (1 Sentiment, 2 Pearls, 3 Papers)
Saturated Canary 20 Red, White & Blue

Thanks for stopping by today - hope you have a great day!

Claire x

Willow Sketchie: 21st June DT Card & DT Call

Good morning and welcome to a brand new challenge at Willow Sketchie!

This week it's the turn of the lovely Kelly to host the challenge and she has chosen:

"SKETCH" AND/OR "BOLD & BRIGHT"


Here's my card using the sketch and theme:




Card Ingredients:

Willow Designs Walter Digi Image
Promarkers
Milton & Co. Christmas Papers
Hobbycraft & Bazzil Basics Cardstock
Nesties
Diamond Ice Stickles
Pearls - NEC Stash
Rub-On Greeting

One lucky winner will receive a voucher to spend in the on-line store HERE!




We look forward to seeing you join in with us this week and remember you don't have to use a Willow Designs image to enter, although it would be lovely if you did.

 Hop on over to the challenge blog and take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

We are also having a DT Call - if you are interested joining this creative team, then take a look at the post here for further details.


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas 77 Things With Wings
Christmas Cards Challenges 29 Dots & Stripes
Crafty Sentiments Bright Colours
Papertake Weekly Bingo (Die Cut, Free, Glitter)
Fab n Funky 126 Polka Dots
Crimbo Crackers 18 Anything Goes

Thanks for visiting, it's always lovely to see you!

Claire x

17 June 2012

Let's Celebrate .... Come and join in with the fun!

Evening all!

Just a quick post to let you know it will be our 3rd Birthday this week at Moving Along With The Times


We will be having a Birthday fortnight with lots of fabulous prizes up for grabs, so don't forget to stop by for week one on Thursday 21st June.

Claire xx

Ready-Teddy-Go Midway Reminder June

Morning everyone, just a quick post to remind you that there is still time to enter our monthly challenge for June at Ready-Teddy-Go.

The theme is:

"ONE FOR THE BOYS"

To play along, all you need to do is make a card or creation as long as it features a bear and has a male theme! It's as easy as that. A big thank you to everyone who has joined in with us so far!

Here's my midway card:



Card Ingredients:

Bugaboo Theodore Digi Image
 Papers - Freebie from a Magazine
Promarkers
Pearlescent Cardstock - leftover from my wedding!
Buttons from Stash
Bakers Twine
Kanban Die Cut Greeting

Our Sponsor this month is  My Mum's Craftshop


So check out your stash and search for those TEDDY BEARS and play along!
 We do hope you will find the time to join in.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Cupcake 196 Red, White & Blue
Forever Friends 38 Anything Goes
Tuesday Throwdown 102 Critters
Secret Crafter 190 Red, White & Blue

Thanks for stopping by today.

Claire x

16 June 2012

Little Oscar

Evening everyone, hope we are all well? What a horrible day it's been again, really getting fed up of this wet and windy weather now!!

I've made the following card for a friend who has recently had her first baby:



Card Ingredient:s

Digi Doodles Baby & Blanket Digi Stamp
Promarkers
Back to Basics II Papers
Kanban Die Cut Letters Coloured with PMs
Sakura Souffle Pen
Cardstock from Stash
PM Gems

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Ooh La La 107 Baby Boy
That Craft Place Sketch
Delightful For The Boys
Charisma 23 Male Cards
Creatalicious 35 Anything Goes

Thanks for popping in.

Claire x

14 June 2012

MAWTT: 14th June DT Card

Hello, I'm back with my second post of the today!

It's a new challenge at Moving Along With The Times and this week it is hosted by the very lovely Pami and she wants us to:

"GET KRAFTY"

Use Kraft on your creation.



Card Ingredients:

Digi Darla Cupcake Annie Digi Image
Promarkers
Kraft Cardstock
Prima Fairy Belle Papers
Nesties
Wild Orchid Crafts Flowers
Rub-on Greeting
Marianne Creatable Dies
Distress Inks
Pearls - NEC Stash
Lace & Ribbon from Stash
Sizzix Oval Sizzlit Die

We are sponsored this week by Digi Darla Designs


And one lucky winner will receive 5 digi images of their choice from the on-line shop.

The DT were given a selection of their fabulous images to use - they are just lovely.

Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Polkadoodles 23 Lots of Flowers
Wild Orchid 52 Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe's 25 Girls, Girls, Girls

Thanks for stopping by today - hope you have a great day!

Claire x

Willow Sketchie: 14th June DT Card

Good morning and welcome to a new challenge at Willow Sketchie!

This week it's the turn of the very lovely Hazel to host the challenge and has chosen:

"SKETCH" AND/OR "FAVOURITE COLOUR COMBO"


Here's my card using the sketch and theme:

My favourite combo is pink and green.



Card Ingredients:

Willow Designs Fairy Dance Digi Stamp
Promarkers
Wild Rose Studio Butterfly Garden Papers
Kanban Cardstock
Nesties
Lime Ice Stickles
Wild Orchid Crafts Flowers
Pearls - NEC Stash
Anita's Glitter Peel Off Greeting

One lucky winner will receive a voucher to spend in the on-line store HERE!




We look forward to seeing you join in with us this week and remember you don't have to use a Willow Designs image to enter, although it would be lovely if you did.

 Hop on over to the challenge blog and take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

We will be having a Top 3 from this week's challenge too and look at the fabulous badge you will receive!


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Papertake Weekly 3-2-1 (3 types of flower, 2 papers, 1 image)
I Love Promarkers 121 Tutti Frutti
Bearly Mine 39 Bingo: Dies, Flowers, Sentiment

Thanks for visiting, it's always lovely to see you!

Claire x

12 June 2012

An Oldie But A Goodie: 12th June DT Card

Good morning and welcome to a brand new challenge at an Oldie But A Goodie and this week it's my turn to choose the theme which is:

"BANNERS OR BUNTINGS"

Here's my card:


Card Ingredients:

Sugar Nellie Delia Stamp (kindly borrowed off my fabby friend Debs)
Flexmarkers
Back 2 Basics II Papers
Wild Rose Studio Sentiment Stamp
Stampin Up Garden Green Ink
Pearls - NEC Stash
American Crafts Ribbon
Martha Stewart Daisy Punch
Kanban Cardstock
Lime Ice Stickles

This was one of the images I coloured on my crafty day with Debs and my first time using Flexmarkers which I now absolutely love to the point of ordering 4 packs!!

This week we are sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps


To take part in the challenge YOU MUST USE SOMETHING ON YOUR CARD WHICH IS AT LEAST 6 MONTHS OLD - this could be flowers, papers, stamps, etc, however you MUST state on your post which item/s you have used.

Hop on over to the challenge blog and take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Southern Girls 46 Things With Wings
Allsorts 158 Ice Cream Colours (Lemon & Lime)
Stamptacular 167 Fairy Fever
Make It Monday 93
Craft Your Passion 114 Anything Goes

Thanks for visiting, I hope you have a lovely day!

Claire x

9 June 2012

Mishelflo Creative Crafting June: DT Card

Afternoon everyone.

Hope you have all had a fabby week? Mine was topped off very nicely after a visit to my bestest blogging friend Deb's house yesterday - we had a lovely day, crafting, eating and shopping and it was so lovely to catch up with her again.  We hope to be able to do it again very soon!

So today's card is only a week late!!!!  It's my card for this month's challenge at  Mishelflo's Creating Crafting


I would like to say a big thank you to all of you who played along last month, we had a fabulous amount of entries and we hope to see you again this month too!

You are welcome to use any medium to enter, from scrapbooking, cardmaking, crochet, sewing, painting, the possibilities are endless as long as you follow the theme and remember only 1 entry per person please.

There are two age groups too! 16 and under and over 17 - take a visit to the challenge blog for full details on how to enter.  There are some amazing prizes up for grabs too - 7 in total!

The sponsor this month is LEJ Designs and they have some fabulous digis to win,  For a full list of the prizes visit the tab at the top of the challenge blog page.

So the theme this month is:

"RED, WHITE & BLUE"

To tie in with the Jubilee celebrations last weekend!

Here's my card:



Card Ingredients:

Pink Gem Designs Patriotic Teddy Coloured Digi
Papers - free with a Magazine
Nesties
Cardstock & Ribbon from Stash
Pearls - NEC Stash
Rub on Greeting

I hope you will join in and play along - hop on over to the challenge blog to see the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Simon Says Diamond Jubilee
My Mum's Craft Shop 60 Let's Play Bingo (Animal Image, Gems, Die Cuts)

Have a great day!

Claire x

7 June 2012

MAWTT: 7th June DT Card

Back again with my second post of the day!

It's time for a new challenge at Moving Along With The Times and this week it is hosted by the lovely Lisa and she has chosen the theme:

"ANYTHING BUT A CARD"

Here's my creations:

This is a bookmark I made for Megs.


Ingredients:

Dustin Pike Monkey Digi
Cardstock from Stash
Promarkers
American Crafts Ribbon
PM Gems

The next is an altered gift bag:


Ingredients:

LOTV Die Cut Image
Cardstock from Stash
Lace
Wild Orchid Crafts Flowers
Pearl Pins from Stash
American Crafts Ribbon
Nesties
Pearls - NEC Stash

And last but not least the matching card and gift box to the above:


We are sponsored this week by Stitchy Bear Stamps


The DT were given a selection of their fabulous images to use, unfortunately I had already produced my creations in advance of receiving the sponsor images - never mind!

Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

The Crafty Pad 173 Ribbon
Make It Monday
Papertake Weekly Anything Goes
Crafty Creations 173 Wedding or Anniversary

I am very excited today too as I am going to visit my bestest blogging buddy and DT buddy Debs tomorrow in Gloucester to spend the day with her.

Thanks for stopping by today - have a great day!

Claire x

Willow Sketchie: 7th June DT Card

Morning, well I am loving my week off so far, haven't got much crafting done, but have done other useful things, one of those was painting my craft room and putting up my new storage units - I am very pleased with it and it's much warmer now too!

 So it's time for a new weekly challenge at Willow Sketchie!

This week it's the turn of the very lovely Anne-Marie to host the challenge and has chosen:

"SKETCH" AND/OR "ANIMAL ANTICS"


Here's my card using the sketch and theme. This card is for my Father-in-Law for Father's Day!



Card Ingredients:

Willow Designs Tool Time Walter Digi Stamp
Promarkers
Fancy Pants Beach Babe Papers
Kanban Cardstock
Card Candi
Peel Off Greeting Coloured With Promarkers

One lucky winner will receive a voucher to spend in the on-line store HERE!




We look forward to seeing you join in with us this week and remember you don't have to use a Willow Designs image to enter, although it would be lovely if you did.

 Hop on over to the challenge blog and take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Secret Crafter 188 Anything Goes
Cards For Men 12 Father's Day
Love To Create 18 Father's Day
Digital Tuesday 163 Anything Goes
Shopping Our Stash 54 Father's Day or Masculine

Thanks for visiting, hope you have a lovely day!

Claire x

1 June 2012

Ready-Teddy-Go: June DT Card

Hello, hope you are all well and those of you who are not, I wish you well soon.

It's time for this month's challenge at Ready-Teddy-Go and this month's challenge theme is:

"ONE FOR THE BOYS"

Here's my card: I have made this for my Dad for Father's Day.



Card Ingredients:

LOTV Dad's The Word Stamp
Promarkers
Kanban Card
Papers from Stash
Sizzix Embossing Folder
Pearls - NEC Stash

We are sponsored this month by My Mum's Craft Shop


Hop on over to the main challenge blog to take a look at the rest of the DT's fabulous creations.  We do hope you will find the time to join in with our challenge this month, it would be lovely if you could play along.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

One Stop Craft 184 For The Boys
Here Come The Boys 28 Anything Goes
Divas By Design 37 Anything Goes

Thank you for calling in, it's always lovely to see you.

Claire x

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