Wednesday, 24 December 2014

MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE

Hi Everyone,
I am so sorry for being MIA forever...due to this Frozen Shoulder It is painful to type So I have borrowed my darling daughter again to type this up...

Merry Christmas to all my Fabulous blog followers I am so sorry for not visiting you at the present time But I hope things settle soon so I can hop around your wonderful blogs I am missing you all...Here are a few pics of the festive season in my home I hope you like them...






                                       My Dickens mice...I knitted years ago.....




                                 Handmade trees & A Nativity scene I made years ago







 Lots of love from the heart to you all....Thank you Dear friends.... Merry Christmas x x x
Thank you so much for your visit x x x x Lots of Creative Love for 2015.....

Thursday, 4 December 2014

VISIONS OF SUGARPLUMS

Hi Everyone,
My last post for Visions of Sugarplums....I adore this Blog Hop Organized by the super talented LORI  there are Fantastic Goodies to won.... and the hop is full of Wonderful ideas for the Festive Season...

I made another Christmas tree decoration in the shape of a bird.... Hope you like it....



for to win any of the great giveaways you must pop over to LORI'S BLOG and leave a comment.. Here is the list of the other blog's which are taking part have lots of fun visiting......

CHAR
REGINA
MITRA
LISA

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

VISIONS OF SUGARPLUM......

Hi Everyone,



My second post for the fantastic Visions of Sugarplum...for Christmas I have made some Christmas stockings for the tree....


Don't forget if you wish to win any of the fantastic prizes you must visit the lovely LORI'S BLOG and leave a comment...here is the list of the other blog hop girls.....

CHAR

LISA

SANDY

REGINA

Have fun lots of beautiful Christmas inspiration to be had..ENJOY!!!



Tuesday, 2 December 2014

VISONS OF SUGAPLUM.....



Hi Everyone,
The fantastic blog hop is back again with lots of fabulous Christmas Fun to be had...This is run by the lovely talented LORI..Lots of AMAZING prizes to be won & fabulous festive ideas.....

Today I have made some LACE Gift Bags to use for Christmas gifts....I hope you like them....

Here is the list of the blogs to pop over & visit &  the wonderful sponsors taking part...I LOVE this Hop each year I really look forward to it x x  Have Fun......

BLOG HOP:
CHAR
REGINA
MITRA
MARIA
May...(me) your here....

Now if you wish to be entered in the giveaways you need to visit LORI  & leave a comment....also for each comment left on each hop page you will be entered again...Simples.....Enjoy x x x x




Monday, 1 December 2014

HI EVERYONE X X X

Hi All,
I am still alive and still suffering big time with this Frozen Shoulder... sorry I have not been around much to visit you all....My lovely daughter is writing this post for me today...

Today the 1st of December I have 3 challenges for you.....so lets get started I hope you have a cuppa handy....

1st up is the monthly challenge over at ECLECTIC ELLAPU and the theme is VINTAGE CHRISTMAS.... I decorated a heart I adore hearts.... this was a made heart from hobbycraft due to shoulder!!  I just decorated the heart to painful to have made the heart too...the rosette is made from Tim Holtz die and the lace is from my stash... the image is from the internet (free) I hope you like it...


  The next Challenge is from ALTERED ECLECTIC where we love to see anything you have Altered (no cards please)..I made a Christmas canvas...


I covered the background with some Christmas themed paper from Crafty Individuals then stamped over with the snowflake stamp from SU... I embossed a few snowflakes too... used some themed Christmas music papers...the large Santa scrap is from the Mamelok press ltd I love his jolly face..
I used lots of glitter round the edges....( the cat was sparkling for days... lol)

Last but by no means least is the 2 monthly challenge (Dec/Jan) over at CRAFT MY LIFE where we like to anything from sewing,knitting,crochet,painting,baking,gift boxes etc...anything ...No cards please....
I did a little sewing for some small gifts for babies...I am still learning to sew well (practice makes perfect!!! right...)
Taggie blankets for some of my daughters friends babies....& little gift bags to put them in..The one with the Giraffes is for my Grandson Jude...the other two the mums like Foxes & Butterflies....so I hope they will like them....Jude already has his and seems to like it.... 


So I bet you are glad this post is over...Thank you if you stayed to the end....& again I am sorry I am not visiting much but after 5 mins of typing the arm is too painful to continue...but I hope to back to normal soon.....At this rate I will have to buy Christmas cards this year... me thinks.
Thank you so much for your visit x x x x

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone,
The lovely talented Gabrielle over at DRAGONS DREAM has chosen the theme for the next fortnights Tag....The letter U & use a Quotation...sounds fun...the only rules are you must use at least one real stamp on your Tag....Have fun....

For my letter U.... I used umbrella...TH Stamp umbrella man.. the raindrop stamp &  SU splodge stamp  x x


Thank you so much for your visit x x x x

Saturday, 1 November 2014

TWO FABULOUS CHALLENGES.....

Hi Everyone,
Happy 1st of November to you all...& if you celebrated Halloween I hope you had fun x x x...The saga of the shoulder continues...yikes.... I never thought a frozen shoulder could be so painful...anyway it has to get better sometime right?  I hope so...enough of me having a wee moan lets get on to the job in hand....
Today the 1st of the month is the start of two fabulous challenges..ECLECTIC ELLAPU & ALTERED ECLECTICS each run for one month....

I will start with ECLECTIC ELLAPU and the theme for the PINK team chosen by the lovely Sheena is to use your favourite colors ....& the Purple team chosen by the love Elaine W is Leaves & Foilage
I am a Pinkie so for my  fav colours I choose Creams & Browns on my tag...





 For Altered Eclectics Challenge we would Love to see anything that you have altered (no cards please)...I altered a canvas... I hope you like it...


 I hope you will join us ...have fun x x x
Thank you so much for your visit...x x x x

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE....

Hi Everyone,
I hope this finds you all well...sorry for the large gaps between posts but my shoulder is playing up big time...having intensive physio at present to help give me some movement...so it's a little painful to use the computer...I hope to get back to normal soon....

Well for the next fortnight over at DRAGONS DREAM the Challenge (chosen by me...) is to use the letter D & the colours Red on your Tag.....sounds fun don't you think.....I would also like to Thank the lovely Talented Hilda for being my Guest Designer this fortnight...pop over and have a look at the tags created for this challenge you won't be disappointed.... The only rules are you must use at least one real stamp on your Tag......

For my Tag I went with the word DANCE for my letter D...The stamps I used are from SU and the quote is from a stamp I bought at Ally Pally (so sorry I can't remember the company)...the mask I used on the background is from memory box called texture shine....  I hope you like it...


Thank you so much for your kind visit... x x x x

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone,
Today & for the next fortnight over at DRAGONS DREAM the lovely talented Silvia has chosen the theme which is to use the letter V & a Feather on your tag....the only rules are you must use at least one real stamp on your Tag....have fun x x x

I chose to use for my letter V - Vintage....
I stamped the images (darkroom door stamp set)on to muslin cloth, the background is also stamped with the same stamp set...I aged the lace by using coffee (it smells good) the buttons, feathers are from my stash....I hope you like it... looking forward to seeing all your amazing entries x x x 




Thank you so much for your visit... x x x x

Monday, 6 October 2014

CRAFT MY LIFE CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone,
The start of the two monthly Challenge (Oct/Nov) over at CRAFT MY LIFE...where we love to see anything that you have made (no cards please) sewing, knitting, crochet projects, altered items,baking, canvas art, boxes...Anything you have created we would love to see and the prizes are fabulous too...

I have made a few fabric gift bags as I have a few birthdays for friends coming up..I hope you like them...The fabric was from SU but I believe they have stopped their fabric range now? The pattern which is so simple is from sew many ways blog you can find that HERE the pattern is under sewing projects and it is number 2 on the list.....I hope this helps...



Thank you so much for your visit today x x x