Friday, 30 January 2009


I made this card following Cute Card Thursdays Challenge which was "valentines". I decided to keep it simple and used a stamp id bought but never inked up lol so here it is .....


  • Image by Wispers
  • Eva Basic Grey papers
  • Glistening paper (bottom layer) from the paper mill
  • PM buttons
  • Anitas everyday ribbon (LOVE IT!)

Thanks For looking!!!

Tuesday, 27 January 2009

For you!!!

Dawny has done the most amazing sketch for PTW's challenge this week, I really enjoyed using it!! Heres what I came up with..........


  • Image recieved in swap
  • Granola basic grey papers
  • ribbon and gems from stash
  • sentiment printed of microsoft word

Thanks for looking!!!

Sunday, 25 January 2009

sweep it up!!!

Haven't posted for what feels like along time :s Well I got a quick card made tonight to enter into the Sketch Saturday challenge. I really liked the sketch they have this week! So here it is....


  • Image recieved in swap with Vicky
  • Granola basic grey papers
  • Paper cellar raffia lace
  • Ribbon from stash

Tuesday, 20 January 2009

Sketch and Stash!!

Heres the card which i have made for this weeks Sketch and Stash challenge!! For this challenge I had to follow a sketch and use something new or something thats been neglected lol Well the ribbon is some staff I got in a set and never got round to using lol and also I recieved the image in a swap i did, Ive never used a male magnolia stamp before!! So here is is .....

heres a little close up of the image...Recipie:
  • Image recieved in a swap
  • Granola basic grey papers
  • Gems and ribbon in stash
  • Prima flower
  • PM bottons

Thanks for looking !!!!!

Sunday, 18 January 2009

Show us your bows!!

Over at Magnolia Vs Stampavie this weeks challenge is to show them your bow skills! I wasnt really sure where to start with this as i have never attempted to tie ribbon, so i looked on some tutorials on youtube which really helped!! I also used a sketch from over at just birthday and xmas cards but cant enter it as over at m.v.s you cant combine challenges. Anyways heres what I came up with....

Heres a close up of the bow!!

  • Image was recieved in a swap with Nat
  • Eva basic grey papers
  • Anitas everyday ribbon
  • PM flower brad

Thanks for looking!!!

Lets get dotty!!!

For this card I have followed two chaalenges which were:
  1. Mojo Monday- to follow a sketch

  2. Penny black - lets get dotty


  • Image - Penny black, plimsoll pete
  • Granola basic grey papers
  • PM Buttons
  • Prima flower

Thanks for looking!!!

Tuesday, 13 January 2009

Forever Friends ATC

Just quickly made this ATC to enter into 3 challenges!!! lol

  1. Forever Friends - to make an ATC!

  2. Spoonful of Sugar - paper piercing!

  3. Sketch Stash - to follow a sketch and use something new!

I paper pierced the balloon. The basic grey paper is new to me only started using it tonight, also i found the sentiment sticker in my stash it came free with a mag and never got round to using them lol.


  • Forever Friends Stamp
  • Eva basic grey papers
  • flowers and brads from stash
  • sentiment was free with mag

Thanks for looking!! Love Rach xxx

Plimsoll Pete!!!

Another card from me tonight I must be on a roll lol I had to get a card done for my uncles 5oth birthday. I followed the sketch from over at ptw!! and heres what I came up with....


  • Penny black stamp - Plimsoll Pete
  • Granola Basic Grey Papers
  • Paper Cellar raffia lace (i love this at the min lol)
  • Brads from stash
  • Sentiment was printed of Word
  • Prima flowers

*UPDATE* I have just spotted that this week over at Dutch dare there challenge is to use the colours green, blue and brown!! thought this card would fit just perfectly!!

Thanks for looking!!! Love rach xxx

Pink Mimi

Tonight I have made a card for 2 chalenges
  1. Charisma Cardz - which was a PINK theme
  2. CupCake Crafts - which was a sketch

So heres what I came up with........


  • Eva Basic Grey papers

  • PM Brads

  • Paper Cellar Raffia Lace (I saw Bev was using this so had to buy some lol)

  • Prima Flower

  • Mimi in hat + coat stamp from pinkgem designs

Thanks for looking

Love Rach xxx

Sunday, 4 January 2009

Pink Gem Designs!!

To celebrate the new year and new designs which are being released over at pink gem designs, Janet will be giving away 2 free stamps to one lucky person!!!!! The draw will end on the 11th of jan. :)

Sugar bowl!!

The Sugar Bowl challenge site has opened!!! and i just got round to using their first sketch!!!

and heres what i came up with, Hope you like it :)

Thanks for looking! Love rach xxx

Friday, 2 January 2009

forever friends!!

Tonight i have made a card using a sketch from sketch saturday for this weeks challenge you were allowed to pick any sketch from the past you liked. I chose sketch number 8!

Iam also entering my card for the forever friends challenge as it is to make whatever you want :)

Hope you like it and thanks for looking!!

Love Rach xxxx