Saturday, 31 December 2016

Joe's Birthday December 2016

Hi Friends,

I needed a Money Holder for a Gift for our Son in Law, and I made two, found the directions on Pinterest here.

Stamps: S/U's Label Love
Card: Back to Black DSP, Whisper White
Ink: Basic Grey
Finishing Touches: Buttons
Cool Tools: Trimmer and Scoring Tool, Ruler, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue

Thanks for dropping by today.

Friday, 30 December 2016

Graham's 70th December 2016

Hi Friends,

My Husband recently turned 70 and this is the card I made for him.

Stamps: Inkadinkado 97121-P Main Image, S/U's Party Pants
Card: Whisper White, Basic Grey, Silver Glimmer, Patterns Stack Neutrals DSP
Ink: Basic Grey, Stazon Black
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Lil Inkers Stitched Rectangle Dies, Mama Elephant Inline Letters and Number Dies, Computer, Printer, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for stopping by today.

Monday, 19 December 2016

Merry Monday #227 - Holiday Cheer

Hello there,
It's Monday and time for another Merry Monday Challenge.  This week Nina is challenging us to Use Holiday Cheer on our Christmas cards.  I used Whisper White, Old Olive and Metallic Copper to make my card with Orange Sequins and Silver Foil for the Spoon.  I dry embossed the Mug Die cut and Embossed the steam with White embossing powder on Vellum.  I used Copper embossing powder for the Sentiment.
Stamps: Simon Says Stamps - Happy 3 x 4, Paper Smooches - Christmas Sampler, S/U Scentsational Season
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Old Olive, Copper Metallic, Silver Foil, Vellum 
Ink: Versamark
Finishing Touches: Sequins
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Provo Craft Little Holly Leaves E/Folder, Sizzix Christmas Stockings Thinlits Dies, Holiday Collections Framelit Dies,Cups and Kettle Framelit Dies, Lil' Inker Designs - Stitched Mats Rectangle Dies, Embossing Buddy, White and Copper E/ Powder, Heat Tool, Mitsi Positioning Tool, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Fine Tip Glue Pen, Mini Glue Dots
Thanks for dropping by today, this is our last challenge before Christmas and we will be back again on the 2nd of January, 2017.  Wishing all my followers a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year!

Monday, 12 December 2016

Merry Monday # 226 - Winter Fun

Hi Stamping Friends,
It's just over 2 weeks to Christmas, do you have all your Christmas cards made and sent?  The Design Team at Merry Monday have been making cards all year and we have a lovely lot of cards made without having to rush this Christmas, hope you will join us for this weeks challenge and continue to make Christmas cards all year. For this week's Merry Monday challenge Lori is challenging us to Create some Winter Fun on our cards.  I have made a snowy scene with sledders riding down a bank of snow.  Did a bit of stamping, die cutting and applied some embossing paste for the snow.
Stamps: S/U's Cozy Christmas, Curly Cute, Papertrey Ink - In the Meadow
Card: Whisper White,
Ink: Real Red, Old Olive, Smokey Slate, Basic Grey, Stazon Black
Finishing Touches:
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Papertrey Ink - In the Meadow Silhouette Die, My Favourite Things - Fishtail Flags Stax Die, Simon Says Stamps - Falling Snow Stencil, Wendy Vecchi Embossing Paste,  Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for visiting today. Happy Crafting!

Monday, 5 December 2016

Merry Monday #225 - Candy Canes

Hi Stamping Friends,
Welcome to a new challenge at Merry Monday.  Linda is challenging us to Use Candy Canes on our card this week.  I decided to add the Candy Canes to tag and attach the tag to a present using red and white as my colour theme. The white mat is embossed with the Stripes embossing folder from Sizzix. I finished off with a red glitter bow and round foiled candy punched out from some designer paper.
Stamps: S/U's Button Bear, Star of Light, Simon Says Stamp - Holiday Hellos
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Real Red, Basic Black, Red Glitter Card, Sugar and Spice Studio - Nordic Christmas DSP, Kaisercraft - Mint Twist DSP
Ink: Stazon Black, Real Red
Cool Tools: Note Tag Punch, Big Shot, Sizzix Stylish Stripes E/Folder, Aqua Painter, Papertrey Ink - Bells and Boughs Die, Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, Dble Sided Tape, 2 Way Glue Pen, Dimensionals

Thanks for visiting today. Happy Crafting!