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Friday, September 27

Digi Bell Blog Hop & New Release!!

Hi Everyone and welcome to the Digi Bell Blog Hop and New Digi Release!!
If you have just arrived herere from Rose's Blog then your on the right road, if not pop back to the Digi Bell Blog and get all the info you need. I have listed your next stop at the bottom of my post!

So onto the exciting details...Today we have the release of this new digi stamp from Elisabeth Bell!! 

Meet "Apple Berry!"..How cute is she!!?
You can find her here on Elisabeths Digital Gallery!

Why not take the chance to win one of these cuties!
To celebrate the release of "Apple Berry", as always, we are having a blog hop!
To be in for the chance of winning one this gorgeous digis then all you have to do is hop through all the Digi Bells DT Blogs and leave us all a comment then hop back to the Digi Bell Blog and let us know you have completed the hop! We will be giving away 2 digis and the winner chosen at Random from the comments left on the DT's blogs.

Thanks for stoping by! Now head over to Pops Blog to make your way through the hop!
Remember to leave some love for each of the DT to be in for the chance to win one of these cuties!

Thursday, September 26

Getting Little Josephine in shape!!

Hi! Well i am a bit late with this post as today had been a strange day. It was one of those days that you just want left in peace to get on with the to-do list but i had visitor after visitor. I still really anemic and blood count so low so by the time they all left i had a head ache from hell and totally exhausted! I sat down in plenty of time to get my post done.... and woke up nearly 4 hours later!! Ooops! I asked David why he didnt wake me up...his answer..."I was enjoying the peace and quiet!" CHEEKY!!

Anyway  i am here with my card for the new Elisabeth Bells World Challenge!!
The theme this month is "Shape it Up!" ...Show us your shaped cards!

I decide to make another round card. I have a thing for round cards at the moment!
The image i used is Little Josephine from the Simpler Times Collection from Elisabeth Bell & Katy Sue Designs!

Materials - 
Image - Little Josephine-Simpler Times CD Rom coloured with Promarkers
Papers - Teresa Collins Stationary Noted
Dies - Card Base and Heart Cluster from Cricut Wild Card Cart, Spellbinders D lite Fantastic Flourish 3, Sizzix Thinlets Fancy Doily and Memory Box Butterfly Delights.
Embellishments - Tulle, Feather, Gems from stash and i made the pin myelf using loose beads and findings from Hobbycraft. I also used Americana Star-Lite Gloss and Glamour dust. Also a few touches of Star Dust Stickles.

 Here are some challenge to enter!!
Simon Says Stamp - Anything 
   Bearly Mine Challenge - Anything Goes
    Ladybug Crafts Ink Challenge - Not a square!

Well thats me! Please pop over to the Elisabeth Bells World to check out what the DT girls wont be disapointed!!

Good Night to you all!

Saturday, September 21

Lil Princess Tutu!

Hello! At last its the weekend! My plan for the weekend is to get started on my Christmas cards. I am planning to send all my close family and friends a handmade...just like i plan every year and not managed it yet!! The thoughts there at least!!

I am here today with my DT post for The Digi Bells!
It so hard to decide which digi to use, they are all so gorgeous so i got Carrie to choose this time!

Papers - Tilda Country Escape
Dies - X-Cut Doily, Marianne Flourish and the love heart cluster is cut from Wild Card Cricut Cartridge.
Embellishments - Lace, Ribbon, Tulle from Hobbycraft, Flowers from Wild Orchid Craft. The pin i made myself with beads, spacers and findings from Hobbycraft and the Gems from my stash.

 Here is a close up of Lil Princess Tutu

 I am going to enter the following challenges - 
A Creative Romance - Dies/Punches
Crafts For Eternity - Cute kids
In The Pink - Bling it Up
Crafty Ribbons - Anything Goes with Ribbon

Thats me for now! Please pop over the the Digi Bell Blog each day for a daily dose of cuteness!!
Have a fab weekend!!

Wednesday, September 18

Its Simply Cute at Elphine House Australia!

Goodmorning! Its early wednesday morning here and the kids are back at school after the long weekend! 
They have so many holidays!

So i am here with my card for the new Elphine House Australia Challenge!
The challenge theme is ...
Simply Cute! (must use a Elisabeth Bell stamp/digi)

This was a easy one since all the EHA stamps are cute but i thought a lovely girly princess card was on the cards!

I decided to make a round card this time. I have been trying to make use of my Cricut Expression lately and i have done well. I almost use it on every card in some way or other. For this card i used the Wild Card Cartrige to cut the 6 inch card base and the heart cluster.

Other materials are...
Papers - My minds eye
Dies - Memory Box butterfly delights, Vivienne Butterfly, Marianne Design Fancy Tag and spellbinders scallop and classic circles.
Embellishments -- Flowers from wild Orchid Craft, Ribbon and Lace from Hobbycraft. I made the gem & pearl cluster myself  using loose gems and pearl beads from my stash.

Here is a closer picture of "Sophie on Timber Throne"

I am going to enter the following challenges - 
Anything Goes Challenge - In the garden with butterflies
Creative Craft Challenge - Use Ribbon (i used a ribbon on the bow)
Inky Chics - Pretty In Pink
Papertake Weekly - Make it Sparkle
I love Promarkers - anything Goes

Thats me for now. Please stop by the Elphine House Australia Blog and check out the challenge!
Remember that you must use a Elisabeth Bell designed stamp or image from any of the companies she designs for. If you have a EHA stamp, we would love to see what you create with it!

Have a great day!

Monday, September 16

Oozak Fall Challenge!

Hi! Hope your had a lovely weekend! The weather has been miserable here, rain, wind and a lot colder, thats for sure!

So i am here with my card for the new Oozak Challenge.
The theme for next 2 weeks is "fall"!!

I have used Li'l Janiels Harvest from Elisabeth Bell Digital Stamp collection for my card...the perfect "fall" image!
Here are a list of the Oozak Products i used!

Here is a close up  of my image..

Thanks for stopping by! I hope you can find a minute to pop over to the Oozak Blog for a look! There is fab prizes up for grabs with every challenge!!
Have a good week!


Sunday, September 8

Little Miss Mouse!

Hi! Just stopping by with my DT card that i made for the Digi Bell Blog post today!

Today i have used the cutest little image called "Little Miss Mouse" that you can find here in Elisabeths Bells Digital Collection! Aint it a cute one!?

 Materials Used
Image - Little Miss Mouse Digital Stamp from Elisabeth Bell
Papers - My Minds Eye - Breeze
Dies - Tim Holtz Vintage Lace, Spellbinder Scallop and Classic Circle, Marianne Design Tag and Marianne Design Flourishes.
Embellishements - Flowers from Wild Orchid Craft, Lace, Ribbon, Tulle, Pearls and Gems from my stash! I also used Crystal Stickles and Star lite varnish sprinkled with Glamour dust.

Here is a close up of the image!

Here is a few challenges
Challenges 4 Everyone - Anything Goes
Glitter n Sparkle - Add a Bow
Sister Act Challenge - Anything goes
4 Krafty Girlz - Anything Goes
Southern Girls - Fairies/Fairytales

Thats me for now! I am watching X Factor as i am writing this! Do you know what i dont understand.....why family and friends of those people that cant sing a note let them go on and get lauhed at! Dont get it!!

 Anyway, Enjoy the rest of the day! 

We are going on a bear hunt!!

Hello, Well what a day i had yesterday..everything went wrong!
Everything i touched either dropped, broke or fell apart...including my laptop charger! This is just me doing my post thats should have been yesterday!
I am here with my DT card for the new Crafty Calendar Challenge!
This month we are going on a bear hunt!!
We are wanting you to get into your stamp collection, or anything else bear related that you have and let us see what you have!

I used a "Bildmalarna - Little Winged Friends On Walk" Stamp.
This the little winged friend stamps are so cute!


 Materials Used 
Bildmalarna Stamp - Little Winged Friends on walk
Papers - Tilda Country Escape 12x12 pad
Dies - Memory Box  Butterfly Delights, Vivienne Butterfly, Marianne Designs Scallop Circle, Spellbinders Clasic circles, D-lites Fantastic Flourish Three.
Embellishemnts - Flowers from Wild Ochid Craft, Tulle, Lace, Jute, Feather, and pearls from stash. also mini peg painted to match colour scheme. 

Here is a close up of the image...

Here is a few challenges to enter...
Allsorts - Butterflies
Crazy 4 Challenges - Flowers and Pearls
Totally Gorjuss - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean Challenge - You are my sunshine!

I hope you can join us on our bear hunt at Crafty Calendar!!
Take care and enjoy your weekend!

Monday, September 2

Oozak Challenge Time!

Hello! Well another weekend nearly over! Back to the school routine in the morning and the weather here is not so great. Its been a cold, wet day here today. Yuk!

Anyway i am here as its time for another Oozak Challenge!
This time the theme is....
Dies and/or Punches!

You can use any products you want, any decide..just as long it has some die or punched elements on your creation!

Materials used from the Oozak Store..

Memento Ink pad – Tuxedo Black-
Memory Box Vivienne Butterfly -
Marianne Design Die - Flourish -
Memory Box Butterfly Delights -

I also used....
Cuttlebug Embossing folder - Fancyful Flourish
Sizzix Thinlet Die - Doily
Cricut Expression with Wild Card Cart for heart cluster
Flowers from Wild Orchid Craft
Lace, Pearls, Large Gem, Feather, Tulle and Ribbon from my stash.
The sentiment was computer generated

Here is another closer up picture..

Thanks so much for stopping by and for the kind comments you leave for me! I really apreciate it!
Have a great week ahead!