Monday, October 3, 2016

A Giveaway

If you have seen my previous post HERE you will know that I was commissioned to create five projects for the latest Die-cutting Essentials Special Edition that is in the shops now.  I was asked to use the free 6-in-1 build-a-tree die set and 8 co-ordinating stamps to create my projects and I have a complete free craft kit worth over £40 to give to one of my followers.


There are 8 stamps, 6 dies, an embossing folder and 32-page paper pack.

If you would like to win this fabulous kit this is what you need to do:

You must be or become a follower of my blog with Google Friend Connect
Add the picture to your sidebar with a link back to my blog
Add your link to the linky

I will post worldwide

My giveaway will remain open for two weeks until 7am on 3rd October 2016 when I will use RANDOM.ORG to choose a winner.

Thank you for taking part and good luck.

Pauline
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Saturday, September 24, 2016

Conkers

It's time for a new challenge at Di's Digi Designs and the theme for the next fortnight is Ribbon, Lace and/or Twine.

I chose to use this adorable image called Conkers and some papers from the Dovecraft Curiosity Corner Paper Pack to make my card.


I coloured my image with ProMarkers and distressed the edges of everything.


The banner is a Crafter's Companion die and the sentiment is a LOTV stamp, everything else is from my stash.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Artbymiran Challenge Challenge 67 - Anything Goes
Brown Sugar Challenge 217 - Anything Goes
Creative Corner Challenge - Autumn
Simply Papercraft Challenge 37 - Anything Goes
Allsorts Challenge Week 382 - Use some newsprint
Crafty Catz Challenge 339 - Anything Goes with optional Ribbon & Pearls

Thank you for popping in today, don't forget to take a look at the Di's Digi Designs Challenge blog to check out the fabulous DT inspiration and join in with our Ribbon, Lace and/or Twine challenge.

Pauline
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Friday, September 23, 2016

A Christmas Gift

Have you got a copy of the fabulous new Festive Christmas Collection from Polkadoodles.  This is one of the samples that I made using the CD.


I printed one of the patterned papers onto card stock to make the box.  The Poinsettias are from the flowers section of the CD - I fussy cut them and edged them with gold glitter.


The tag is also from the CD, the ribbon and twine are from my stash.

I would like to enter this box into the following challenges:

Cardz 4 Galz Challenge 31 - Anything but a Square
Julia Spiri Challenge 24 - Anything Goes With A Twist: Boxes
The Crazy Challenge 231 - Burlap and/or Twine
A Snowflakes Promise Challenge 29 - Anything Goes with optional theme of Seasons
Sparkle N Sprinkle September Challenge -  Anything Goes: use loose glitter, embossing powder and/or flocking

Thank you for joining me today, please leave a comment so that I will know that you have been and can come and visit you - make sure you check out my giveaway HERE.

Pauline
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Thursday, September 22, 2016

CAS Thank You

I have another card using the Die'sire Fancy Edge'ables that were the One Day Special on Hochanda yesterday - did you get yours?

This is a CAS design using the beautiful Die’sire Edge’ables Amour Die.


I used dark purple card stock for the base layer and cut the beautiful Edge'ables die from white card stock.


The sentiment is the Die’sire Only Words Thank You Die, cut from the same purple card stock that I used for the base layer of my card.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Incy Wincy Designs Challenge - Things that Fly
Inspiration Destination Challenge 104 - Always Anything Goes
House of Cards September Challenge - Bird and/or Colours
HLS September Anything Goes with Dies Challenge - Always Anything Goes with Dies

Thank you for visiting my blog today, your company is much appreciated - make sure you check out my giveaway HERE.

Pauline
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

New arrival

This is another of my cards that are in the latest edition of Simply Cards & Papercraft, I was commissioned to create six baby projects for this issue.  I  used the fabulous Baby's Firsts collections from NitWit Collections, this card features the boy version.


Everything comes from the collection, I printed a solid paper on the card blank, fussy cut the flowers and added 3D Crystal Lacquer to the centres.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Sunny Day Crafting Challenge 15 - Anything Goes
Through The Craft Room Door Challenge - Always Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiment Designs Challenge - For Someone Special
Dream Valley Challenge 140 - No squares allowed
Crafting from the Heart Challenge 128 - Always Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion Challenge 330 - Always Anything Goes

Thank you for visiting my blog today, your company is much appreciated - make sure you check out my giveaway HERE.

Pauline
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Papillon

I have another Crafter's Companion card to share today.  This one uses the Die'sire Fancy Edge'ables that are launching as the One Day Special on Hochanda tonight


For this card I used Kraft card stock and the beautiful Papillon die to create a gatefold card.


The image and papers are from the Crafter's Companion Times Gone By CD.


Make sure you tune in tonight at 8pm, they are beautiful dies.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Artistic Inspirations Challenge 163 - Anything Goes
Incy Wincy Designs Challenge - Things that Fly
Cards in Envy Challenge - Fall theme and/or colours
Creative Knockouts Challege 159 - Winged Wonders
The Paper Girls -  Nature
Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 173 - Autumn (theme and/or colours)

Thank you for visiting my blog today, your company is much appreciated - make sure you check out my giveaway HERE.

Pauline
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Monday, September 19, 2016

Oh, Christmas Tree

Have you seen the latest Die-cutting Essentials Special Edition, it's in the shops now.  I was chuffed to bits to be commissioned to create five projects for the magazine using the free 6-in-1 build-a-tree die set and 8 co-ordinating stamps.

This is one of the projects that I created using the docrafts Papermania Capsule Geometric Mocha paper pad.


I die cut the little presents and a Christmas tree from a selection of the papers.


The sentiment is from the free stamp set, I stamped it onto a die cut label and added some knotted ribbon.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Christmas at Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Christmas Die Cuts
Crimbo Crackers Challenge 115 - Shaped Cards
That's Crafty! Challenge Blog - Christmas in September
Creative Fingers Challenge 116 - Anything Goes
Winter Wonderland Challenge - Use At Least 2 Dies/Add Some Sparkle
Cut it Up Challenge 105 - Name Game (use something that starts with the same letter as your first name) P - Presents

Thank you for popping by today, I will be along later with a little giveaway so make sure you check back.

Pauline
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