Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Make a Wish xx

Good Morning all

Can you believe its Tuesday already?? Think its going be another quick week, then a weekend that just flashes past and before we know it Monday again lol! Think I'm getting old heee

Today I wanted to sure with you the card I made for my Mother-in-Laws birthday last week


I cut the amazing wee Wishing Well out with my Silhouette Cameo and used some American Crafts papers along with Core'dinations, Distress ink and Spectrum Noirs on the digital image, Birth of Twilight from Crafts and Me


Hubby had some of the HUGE pins I used as my handle that turns the wishing well, bring the bucket up and down


Skin - TN2, FS8, FS6, FS4, FS2
Hair - EB7, EB3, TN3
Dress - IG9, IG7, IG5, IG3, Pink - PP5, PP4, PP2, PP1
Wings - IG5, IG3, IG1
LG3




You can see its got the perfect amount of space for a wee gift bag or little present for someone

I would like to enter the following Challenges
 Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
The Crafty Addicts - Anything Goes/Flowers
Simply Papercraft - Anything Goes
Crafts and Me - Anything Goes

I hope you like my wee Wishing Well as much as I enjoyed making it, I know I need to make another in different colours but loving the grey tones

Well thats me for today, off to get some work done
Take care

Huggles Mel xx

Sunday, 3 July 2016

All about those "Stars and Stripes" xx

Hi my lovelies

I do hope your all having a super Sunday, maybe crafting or just relaxing??

Well I'm here to share another wee Challenge with you from Time for tea Designs, this month its a nice easy one again!

STARS AND STRIPES

Here's what I've been making this month


I used the super cute Let's take a Selfie coloured with Spectrum Noirs and the papers are Basic Grey Fresh Cut 6x6 pad



I would like to enter the following Challenges with my wee card

Simon Says - Anything Goes
Die Cuttin Divas - Birthday
Crafty Creations - Anything Goes
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes

Remember you have a full month to enter the Time For Tea Designs Challenge and could be a lucky winner of 3 fab images of your choosing!!

We also have new release that I can't wait to play with and JUST perfect for this Challenge

 

the super cute Starts and Stripes

Well off to walk the dog in between the showers! Take care everyone and have a great Sunday
Huggles Mel xxx 

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

Fairy love xx

Morning all

What a week so far and its only Wednesday!
I've been busy with orders, allocations, doctors and hospitals and still got more to do this week! Ack well as my hubby says "its keeps you out of Mischief!" hmmmm we'll see about that!

Today I wanted to share with a nice BRIGHT cheery card to banish away this dreary rainy weather that we have and maybe pop a smile on your face








The images are from Some Odd Girl and coloured with Spectrum Noirs

Skin - TN2, FS4, FS2, FS8, FS6
the rest is a mixture of greens, reds, yellows and browns 

I would like to enter the following Challenges
Bunny Zoe - Summer
Die Cuttin Divas - Birthday
The Ribbon Girl - Any Image Challenge
Crafty Ribbon - Summer
Fussy and Fancy - Flowers

Hope you like my bright wee Birthday Fairy Box and its hopefully brighten up your day!

Till next time and hopefully a sunny day
Huggles Mel xx
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PS. On my last post I was asked where I got the Harry Potter themed stamps but couldn't find the ladies details to reply! So Nathan Judy Cook the answer is Bugaboo and hopefully you'll see this wee message just for you!!

Friday, 24 June 2016

A little bit FANCY xx

Hello sweeties

Just wee me again with a quick wee post!

Like my last post said I missed a few of the Crafter's Companions new releases while we were on holiday, so playing catch up lol! As well as the new corners the fab HOCHANDA showcases the new very fancy Create-a-card dies too


I sooooo loved playing with these as you'll soon tell why heeee

 
This is made with the stunning Grand Candelabra 

This black and sliver stepper card using the Grand Chandelier


 
 
and this of course "Hogwarts" inspired card using the Grand Entrance die 
my favourite of all of them and knew it need Hagrid heee

You can find more inspiration on the Crafter's Companion Blog and don't for got to check out the Facebook page too!

Well work for me and a wee date night with Hubby later
Huggles Mel xx

Spectrum Noir Pens for Hagrid
  • Skin – TN2, FS6, FS4, FS2
  • Hair – GG5, GG3, GG2
  • Fang – IG10, GG5, GG3
  • Boots – EB7, EB8, EB6
  • Jacket – TN9, TN7, TN6
  • Top – TN5, TN4, TN3
  • Light – GB6, CT3, CT1 & IG4, IG2

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

It's all about the CORNERS!! xx

Good Morning all

Did you catch the shows on HOCHANDA last week??
I missed them as we were away but I did see all the love for them on Facebook! Crafter's Companion and Fiona was on showing you all the new Die'sire Classique Corners, I sooooo love them!!


I had so much fun playing with these and know these would be a favourite for loads of crafty people! Here's some of my makes with them


This Stepper card is made with the Lace Corner

This wee Wedding Card used the Heart Corner



and this wee Tag Card used my favourite the Butterfly Corner

You can find all the differnt corners here on the Crafter's Companion website and on their blog! Plus check out their Pinterest profile for lots of fab inspiration!

Well lots to do and sooooooo little time lol
Huggles Mel xx

Thursday, 2 June 2016

Its Time for a Challenge xx

Good Morning all

Well the sun is shining and I'm enjoying 5 mins with a brew and some time to myself before I tackle my ever growing DT work before we go away next week ekkkk!

Now the fabby Time for Tea Designs has gone and done it!!
We now have a monthly run Challenge Blog woohooo! You can find it here along with the first ever Challenge


a nice easy one for you all to join in with!
Here's what I've been making with the cute little Wood You be Mine Image


Isn't she a wee cutie??
I used my Spectrum Noirs to colour her
Skin - TN2, FS2, FS4, FS6, FS8
Hair -  GB3, LY3, EB2, CT1
Jeans - TB7, TB4, TB3
Top - DR6, DR4, DR2
LG5, JG7, TN9, TN7, TN5



I would like to enter the following Challenges
 Get Creative Challenge - BINGO red, papers, gems
Polkadoodles - Birthday
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Escape to the Country

I hope you will join us in our first ever Challenge at Time for Tea Designs and maybe you could win yourself a wee prize too! 

Will best drink up and get on with some work heeee
huggles Mel xx

Saturday, 28 May 2016

TFT Blog Hop xx

well Hello lovelies

Welcome to the wee Blog Hop brought to you from Time For Tea Designs! I do hope to find you all well and enjoying the Design Teams amazing creations??

 

Check out the new Digi's released today in the store

  

 

if you are joining in the Blog Hop, have you hopped over from the very talented Lynda's blog, if not I'm afraid you're going to have to go back to the beginning, the Time For Tea Designs blog
If you get lost along the way, just remember, you can find your way by popping back to TFT Blog again, just to make sure your on the right route!
To be in with a chance of winning any 3 images of your choice, please make sure that you leave a comment on EACH blog including the main one!
Today I'm sharing a little something different using 3 of the new images
WARNING
"PICTURE HEAVY"

What do you think??
I made the fab Fairy House with my Silhouette and added lots of embellishments before adding my wee images coloured with Spectrum Noirs!



Little green house and side view


from the back, opening for a wee faux flicker candle


The top comes off for another candle or even a gift for someone SUPER SPECIAL


Time for Tea Girl


Yo-yo Girl


and the super cute Wood you be mine 

Now remember to celebrate the new release we're giving you the chance to win 3 Digi's of your choice! 

How to Play in our hop! 

2. Leave a comment on each Design Team post during the hop.
3. Once you've been round the hop of the Design Teams blogs let us know in the comments on the main Blog Hop post your favourite digi stamp from the release!! (or visit Time for Tea Designs Shop and tell us your favourite digi and why! 

Not all thats left for you to do is leave a wee comment below and pop on off to 

Thanks again and Happy Hopping
Huggles Mel xx

Ps Here's the little Fairy Cottage in the Dark too heeee


and remember if you get lost, just pop back to the main blog!!

Wednesday, 18 May 2016

Gorjuss Cake xx

Good Morning all

I do hope you are all well? Is the weather still good with you?
We're just back from a few days away in Glencoe with the caravan and of course the dog! The weather was amazing, lots of sunshine and a nice breeze a times to keep you cool. We had plenty walks, food and relaxing, the perfect time away!

Today I wanted to share with you a wee card I made with one of Sandra Scraps templates


What you think?? I dug out little Gorjuss Goth Girl from my "oldie" Stamps and couldn't resist not adding her to the cake!





I used my Spectrum Noirs to colour the image
Skin - TN2, FS2, FS4, FS6, FS8
Hair - TN9, TN7, EB3
Dress - IB2, IB3, GT2 and brown EB1, EB2

I would like to enter the following Challenges
 Sugar Nellie - Use an image (its a oldie)
Silhouette Challenges - Anything Goes
Fussy and Fancy - Birthdays 
Cute Card Thursday - More than one fold
Simon Says Wed - Flowers

Thanks for popping by, I really enjoyed making this card and can see it as the perfect wee Wedding card too! Or even a New Baby??

Well off to finish some orders with the Hobbit in the background
Huggles Mel xxx