Sunday, 24 September 2017

Sheer class


Hello....well i thought i would share with you this gorgeous sheer ribbon ...which i love 
 sheer ribbon in the Honey gold availale HERE
This also comes in a few different shades and it adds a little bit of class to your projects when wanting to impress !!
This is a christening card i made using an old Bootrix board  i think its called by the two glitter girls, who sadly not together now.
mattered it onto white embossed card and made a small stand for it to stand up.
die cut swirls and cross as well as centre pieces.
thanks for stopping by 
x Carol x



Friday, 22 September 2017

Happy Birthday to Crafty Catz

YES its Birthday week at CRAFTY CATZ and you might want to play along with us as there is many prizes up for the taking... this is my card for our challenge which is .....you might have guessed BIRTHDAY CARD. we are also on the look out for another guest for our October GDT SPOT ...So why not have a go ....

I got to play with this super image from our sponsor
 love doing different colour hair..lol and with these images i think you can do just that 
flowers are die cut.
please pop on over to Crafty catz to check out all the prizes as we are having 8 gifts because we are 8 years old!! 

This card is also for our daughter  Chloe, as it was her Birthday on Wednesday and we had a fabulous spa day with breakfast and afternoon tea...ooh that is the life to live..haha 

have a lovely weekend all
x carol x


Friday, 15 September 2017

DT card for Crafty catz

Hello there ....Its Friday!!!

This morning as usual i am sharing my latest card for CRAFTY CATZ 
this week we have an ATG challenge and the optional twist is Halloween, which wont be long ..lol
then before we know it,. it will be Christmas !!! yes i said the Christmas word ....tehe
OK let me tell you about the image i used  which is from our wonderful sponsor this week and it is
  
hes great isn't he......i have him suspended on some acetate 

why not hop on over and check out the rest of the team for some inspiration there is some fab makes, 
Have a lovely weekend 
x carol  x

Friday, 8 September 2017

crafty catz Dt card

Hello there, I'm a little late adding my post today, so here it is.
Its my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ our theme is ANYTHING GOES but with an optional twist  
A THANK YOU CARD 
We got some lovely little cute images from our sponsor which is 


My card is really simple today, but sometimes that's all you nee to say what you need to say
Have a lovely weekend
x carol x 

Saturday, 2 September 2017

lovely lace

Good Morning well its the weekend the best part of the week don't you think, unless you work weekends. Today its my turn to share a creation with you using the fabulous ribbons from CRAFTY RIBBONS..  well on this occasion its lace, if you have not already looked at this on the CR website you must. its gorgeous and lovely colours available too
i have used lace from here and embossed backing card and papers from the works. bunting die and birds are also die cut.
thanks for stopping by today 
enjoy your weekend 
x carol x  
 

Friday, 1 September 2017

Its your Birthday Darling


Morning blog land...well Crafty Catz girls are back ..lol that month went quick dont you think so today im sharing my DT card for our challenge which is 
ATG with option LADIES DAY use lady image
We have one of our regular sponsors this week

Hope you can play along with us 
thanks for your visit today 
x Carol 
adding my card too
Seize the Birthday.....Birthday with optional ocean colours

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Handbag style


Hello and happy Thursday peeps
Today i am sharing a card i made for Crafty Ribbons inspiration you will find it also on the face book page for Crafty Ribbons, if you didn't already know.... this is where our challenges are ! 
On my project today i used the lovely pink saddle stitch ribbons these are available in many colours 
and you can find them HERE 

My little heart tag was made out of shrink plastic, which i love to use its magic!!
used embossed card for top of bag and printed paper for bottom 
buttons and flowers from stash 
thanks for your visit today 
take care
carol x

Friday, 28 July 2017

Anything but a card at Crafty catz * GDT

Morning my lovely friends in blog land ......
well the six weeks holidays are here for the little ones and this means its our last challenge at CRAFTY CATZ until September as we always close down for a month,  Blog land becomes very quite for some reason..lol  But it also gives us a nice break away too so we not complaining.
Any how this week its ANYTHING BUT A CARD  and as you can see i covered a hat box  with the whole alphabet  and made some fab flowers and also ribbon, which is available from Crafty Ribbons, speaking of Crafty Ribbons they just happen to be the sponsor this week too 

There is a fabulous gift voucher up for the taking  so just think of all those ribbons you could buy !!

why not pop on over at join in with us, we also have a GDT spot coming up for our return in Sept so why not take the challenge just add GDT next to your entry, you could even have the chance to stay on with us ....
Have a lovely weekend
stay safe 
x Carol x  





Friday, 21 July 2017

DT card crafty catz


Hello there...Happy Friday 
it been a Friday can mean only one thing, new challenge day at 

our theme is PARTY
THIS IS OPTIONAL BY THE WAY  as its always an anything goes challenge with the optional twist 
 This is the inside of my card , you get so many fab embellishment from Melon Headz  you can decorate your whole card with them and enlarge the image as i did for the front of the card.  Who  happens to be our sponsor this week so why not join in with us.

thanks for stopping by today much appreciated, 
have a lovely weekend 
x

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

One i a millon


Morning my friends this is a lovely fun card which i have made for my brother in law 
using this gorgeous fresh colour ribbon from Crafty Ribbons

I have embossed the background and mattered and layered on to yellow card to tie in the whole colour theme!
The ribbon you can find HERE  which are in amazing colours 
saddle stitch ribbon
The image used today is from crafts u print  
thanks for stopping by enjoy your day
x Carol 

Friday, 14 July 2017

Crafty catz DT card

Good Morning friends in blog land ....
well its another Friday, whoooo weekend is nearly here.
Today I'm sharing my little doggy card using an image from our sponsor at CRAFTY CATZ 
have you guessed who it is...Yes 

Or theme this week at Crafty Catz  is the same as usual 
ANYTHING GOES but with a TWIST
ICE CREAM COLOURS  


My friend loved this card as she is a total doggy lover, 
have a lovely weekend everyone and thanks for your visit  
x Carol x

Friday, 7 July 2017

Crafty Catz challenge


Hello friends in blog land, 
Today i am sharing my card for CRAFTY CATZ challenge 
as usual its a ANYTHING GOES theme but the twist is
ADD SOME LACE  

I made a simple card but i am pleased how it turned out... We all got to play with some fab images from a new sponsor

Hope you can play along with us again this week 
thanks for your visit today its very much appreciated 
take care 
x
carol 

Friday, 30 June 2017

Batman !!

Morning my lovely people, Yes this is BATMAN..
Who my son loves to watch and collect comics etc etc so why not make him a card .
This is my DT creation for CRAFTY CATZ  

Our theme is ANYTHING GOES  with an optional twist of  EMBOSSING
Our sponsor this week is 

I  have embossed the background and this image is 3D decoupaged 
I can honestly say he loved it!! 
Have a lovely weekend
x Carol x 


Monday, 26 June 2017

Wedding card

Today i am sharing a wedding card made using Crafters companion card, and dies.
I also used these fabulous sentiment ribbons from Crafty Ribbons which you can find from HERE
The champagne flutes are from Stephanie weightman dies  
hope you like and hopefully given you some inspiration to make your next wedding card.
thanks for your visit today
x Carol x

Friday, 23 June 2017

Baby card for Crafty catz


Hello again... today I am sharing this baby card for my DT creation at CRAFTY CATZ 
Our theme is ANYTHING GOES but we have a optional twist BABY
I have used a crafters companion stamped image
Our sponsor this week is 
Used stamp for flowers and heart die also leaf and corner die.
papers are from the works   

thanks for stopping by today
have a lovely weekend
x Carol x 

Friday, 16 June 2017

Spots and stripes at Crafty Catz


Hello friends in blog land....well this time next week my son will have been married to his lovely bride, I'm sure we will have had a fabulous day as we are so looking forward to it, hope it stays dry.
OK my today's card is my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ 
I have used this super image from KENNYK 
Our theme is 
ANYTHING GOES with optional SPOTS  and STRIPS
Our sponsor this week is KENNYK
This is also the last time they will be our sponsor as they are closing down end of this month, such a shame, their images give lots of inspiration   
The ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons 
Thanks for your visit
x Carol x

  

Friday, 9 June 2017

Dies and Punches and GDT spot at Crafty Catz

Hello there....Today I'm sharing my creation for CRAFTY CATZ 

Our theme is ANYTHING GOES with an optional twist 
use Dies or punches. 
We are also looking for a Guest to join us for the month of July..... 
could it be you? why not pop on over and join in with the challenge 
Our sponsor this week is the lovely TIME FOR TEA
  
This is a different card for me, never done one of these before, simple to do but gives the wow factor!! i have embossed the backing and stamped all the flower images.
Thanks for your visit 
take care and have a lovely weekend 
x Carol x  

Sunday, 4 June 2017

Minnie Mouse Card


Morning today its my turn to share a creation for Crafty Ribbons.
Today i am using the bias binding which you can find in many colours from HERE 
I love doing Minnie Mouse cards for the younger ones ...its a great stamp to use ! 
Crafty Ribbons still have the Inspiration blog  or we now have our challenges on 
Facebook which you can find  
https://www.facebook.com/craftyribbons/
We have a new challenge starting  on the 9th June , why not pop on over and add a card or any creation using ribbon .
Thanks for stopping by today 
x Carol  


Friday, 2 June 2017

Summer time at Crafty Catz

Good Morning peeps....well the weather is set to change which is such a shame just getting use to it up here in the North  East.


Today  I'm sharing my DT card for Crafty Catz using ribbons from our lovely sponsor Crafty Ribbons


I used this fab fresh stripe ribbon from HERE
and the Nautical ribbon which you can find HERE 
I used a new embossing folder for the background and i think i have defiantly  covered the optional theme this week  which is SUMMER TIME  as usual we have an ANYTHING GOES if you still want to join in with us.    
Thanks for your visit today, have a lovely weekend 
x Carol x

Friday, 26 May 2017

Make your own flower's at Crafty catz


Hello again....another Bank Holiday whooooo 
Today I'm sharing my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ 
Our theme is 
ANYTHING GOES with an optional twist make own flowers


The team got to play with an image or two and i chose this one (Meg )
from our wonderful sponsor
Sasayaki Glitter
The flowers were made by stamping the image and then die cut out, along with the little leaves.
papers are from the works   
thanks for your visit today
have a lovely weekend
x Carol x

Sunday, 21 May 2017

Musical Notes

Morning peeps i'm sharing this lovely lady with you today ...i thought these fabulous musical themed ribbons went great with her as she looks like shes dancing !!  
The image is a crafters companion stamped image 
The ribbons are available HERE at Crafty Ribbons 
The embossing folder was a freebie in a magazine  the flowers were stamped and cut out.
thanks for your visit today 
addingmy card too
Allsorts...Birthday
colour crazy challenge...anyting goes
making memories crafting....anything goes
x carol


Friday, 19 May 2017

Layer it up at Crafty Catz


Morning peeps, i cannot believe we are in the middle of May already...can you?
and on top of that its my son's 30th Birthday in a little while...30!! hes making me feel OLD..lol
he was born 9 weeks early weighing 3lb 1 1/2oz   but gone from strength to strength and its his wedding in June ...which i am so looking forward too.
Anyway lets get back to my card for our challenge at CRAFTY CATZ  


Our theme this week is ANYTHING GOES with an optional twist 
More than two layers
I decided to use this gorgeous image from our sponsor 

It is a fabulous image to colour, I'm pleased with the hair actually also as i usually struggle with this a lot  

as you can see i printed the image around three times and layered it up. 
Used butterfly embossing folder on mirror card,   for the corner and boarder 
Love to see your take on our challenge too.
Hope you have a lovely day and enjoy your weekend
x Carol x

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