Friday, 23 February 2018

CRAFTY CATZ challenge day

Hello again...well the weeks are passing by so quickly don't you think or is it just me !! 
Today I'm off on my spa day with my two wonderful daughters....looking forward to it very much, need to chill more and take a step back now and again. let you know how it all went on another post.
So today because its Friday I'm here to share with you my creation for CRAFTY CATZ, our theme is optional as we always have ANYTHING GOES.
Optional theme BIRTHDAY  
I love using this die for the card base. glitter card and these gorgeous papers cut into circles behind image. Die cut flower made with same papers.
The cute image is from our sponsor  


Thanks for stopping by today, 
take care and wrap u warm cold spell on its way!! 
x Carol x

Friday, 16 February 2018

ATG with a twist at Crafty catz n Guest spot

Its a new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ and this is my DT card , we are also looking for our next GUEST DESIGNER!! maybe its ...why not have a months fun with us, check out the post and see how to enter. Ok back to my card, sorry about photo was late when took image.
Our theme is ANYTHING GOES as usual and our optional twist is use RIBBON. Easy right coz i use ribbon on most of my creations, bet you do too.

Our sponsor is the lovely Ali from CRAFTY RIBBONS 

The ribbons i have used are available on the web site at crafty ribbons
i have die cut butterflies and also the heart. The image is from one of the many little books of Hunkydory 

Thanks for stopping by today your visits are much appreciated 
adding my card to the following challenges
4 crafty chicks....lots of layers
CRAFT.....mothers day/female card
crafting with attitude....Always anything goes
Seize the Birthday.....Birthday card

x carol x

Friday, 9 February 2018

LOVE Is in the Air ar Crafty catz

Good Morning sweet peas...
well its been a cold week! i am so ready for some sun on my bones lol but that's a long way off i think.  I do have a nice little spa day booked end of February with my two lovely daughters, now that will warm me up for sure. 
Now lets tell you about my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ 
it's made using a super image from our lovely sponsor this week, which is Lacy Sunshine  
I have also used a corner die from Tonic and cut many times to go all around the card.

used a gorgeous ribbon and did something a little different with the Happy Birthday banner but i like it and that's what 
My sister is also a card maker so need to impress a little with my talents ....tehe not that i have many.
thanks for stopping by and paying me a visit, much appreciated, 
Have a lovely but safe weekend, 
adding my card too the following challenges 
cardz 4 galzs......think pink
Creative knockout...Birthday wishes
Creative moments.....Anything goes
Crafty creations...anything goes
Through the craft room always anything goes
x Carol x

Friday, 2 February 2018


Morning friends in blog land, ooh its a little chilly up here in the North East, and a few wintry showers expected apparently. So i guess i may need to add a few more
Ok my today's card is for CRAFTY CATZ, our theme has been chosen by our lovely DT member Helen and it is "For the Girls" as usual this is an optional theme as we always have our "Anything goes"  with option
We had some fabulous girly images to play with as you can see from our lovely sponsor Star Stampz

its been a while since i made an easel card so was fun to do!
ribbon available from Crafty Ribbons, paper from a paper pack from the works.
I'm adding my creation too the following challenges
Crafting with Attitude....anything goes
Seize the Birthday....Birthday optional candles
Creative moments.....Anything goes
Crafty addicts....anything goes

ooh i also got another top pick, this time for my mouse card from last weeks dt card, thats two weeks running...whoooo to me thankyou Pause Dream and enjoy

Top Picks 
thanks for your visit today 
take care
x carol 

Friday, 26 January 2018

Something new at Crafty Catz

Hi there..well today is new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ and our wonderful optional theme has been chosen by our lovely Dianne
Use something new!
well i didn't get any new crafty stash, well i did get a hobby craft voucher which i haven't spent yet, my new is this Image from our sponsor.
Bugaboo, i love these images they are so cute! 
I am adding my card to the following challenges

Aud sentiments chall...anything goes
Crafting with Attitude....anything goes
crafty addicts.....anything goes

thanks for your visit today, i love to read your comments 
have a lovely weekend 
x Carol x

Friday, 19 January 2018

Man time at Crafty catz and GDT CALL

Morning its a quick post with my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ our theme this week has been set by our lovely Christine and it is Male theme remember this is just optional as we have all our challenges as ANYTHING GOES. 
We also have a GDT call going out if you are interested ....why not pop on over and add a card to our challenge and add GDT along with your name,who knows  you may have a little fun along the way.
I used a page from one of those little books and then decoupaged the little yellow car. great quick male card don't you think?
Our lovely sponsor this week is Crafty Sentiments 

thanks for your visit today, stay safe in the snow
I'm also adding my card to the following challenges
Seize the Birthday....Birthday 
CraftaholicsR us...anything goes
Simon says wednesday....add sentiment
Mod squad challenges...Rainbow colours
Creative moments...Anything goes

x Carol x

Friday, 12 January 2018

lady/girl card at Crafty catz

Hello and welcome back, today i am sharing my DT card for Crafty Catz
Our theme this week has been set by our lovely host Aunty sue 
and it is as usual Anything goes but the optional twist is One for the Ladies. 

Our wonderful sponsor is Rick St Dennis
and this Rag doll image is one of his creations.
Thought i would go a little shabby chic with this card, added lace and flower backing papers. and used some paper doilies which I've not used in a while. Added a little butterfly charm and heart pin from stash.
I will add my creation to the folowing challenges;-
crafting with attitude...anything goes
Creative knockouts...anything goes
Craftaholics R us ..pattern paper
Double D challenges...Birthday/Anniversary
Pause,dream and enjoy....Anything goes

thanks again for your visits, i do enjoy reading the comments, 
stay safe,
x Carol x