Thursday, 26 March 2020


As You Like it - Pearls for me as they are so versatile, from elegant to steampunk ! 

Sunday, 22 March 2020

album front

Hi folks. Cover made for the front of an album. .I tore areas to give an aged feel and distress all the edges and inked with TH ink. I fussy cut the Top Hat from 13 Arts paper and speckled with gesso. The dried flower buds came from my garden last year. The large plant piece and sticks came from a dried flower collection I had. On one torn area I added stones. Thanks for stopping by x Keep safe everyone.
13 Arts products used (white gesso- Word stickers - paper - stones) 

Thursday, 19 March 2020

handmade embellishments

A day spent making shabby chic/vintage embellishments from die cuts/punches, flowers , gems. Pearls , lace and more !
Stay safe everyone.

Daisy Chain Challenges

Wednesday, 18 March 2020

Male card

Hi everyone, The image was stamped then coloured using water colour pencils. The "brass" part of the pump I coloured with a metallic pen. The DP is also metallic. I used snow tex for the beer "foam". Thanks for stopping by and please stay safe everyone.


Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Lilac layout

Hi folks I hope your all keeping safe in these troubled times. Layout created today. I will pop a list of ingredient's used below. Take care everyone thanks for stopping by x
Lilac cardstock - stencilled (13 Arts script stencil) with metallic paint. DP is actually some fabulous wallpaper I had ! The edges have been inked with TH Distress ink. The frame is Resin bought online. The image is from TH. Hearts also resin bought online. Behind the frame I placed part of a felt doily and a (scrapinec ) chipboard. The flowers were all die cut and rolled (very therapeutic). I thin added some small seed beads in purple.


Sunday, 15 March 2020

Floral card

Hi everyone . DL card made using DP from Crafters Companion. All the beautiful leaves and flowers are from I Am Roses (Link below). The enveloped is expanding to allow for depth. Thanks for stopping by . Stay safe xx


Saturday, 14 March 2020


Hi, Using an image from Maja design I created a simple card. The embellishment came from my stash, inside the card is hand stamped with "Happy Birthday".

Allsorts challenge blog
Allys Angels
Craftyhazelnuts Pattern paper

Thursday, 12 March 2020

recipe book

Hi everyone. My notebook decorated on the front .It will be used for recipe's especially sweet puddings (my favourite) List of items used are - Papers from stash. Die cuts of drink/food items and photo frame. I stamped the cone image using Ombre ink. I inked parts of the newsprint paper. The sentiment came from my stash. Inside the frame I added seed beads. I dripped distress ink  over parts of the paper. Ribbons/string added to the spine for d├ęcor and to mark pages in use.Thanks for stopping by xx

More Than Words 


Hi everyone. A fresh Spring card today. I love Spring its the start of new things growing, birds building nest and so much more !The image is from Pion Design. The flowers are made from foamiran. The dried flower was from a bouquet my mother in law had. The swirl was die cut. The pearls and material are from my stash. The Pion came from Swedish house crafts a while back the foamiran you can buy from Swedish house too. Thanks for stopping by x


As You Like it Challenge (Spring)

Thursday, 5 March 2020

Birthday Card

Hi Card made using DP from Crafters Companion and my stash. I tied a bow with glitter string , die cut a flower and leaves .Thanks for popping by xx


Hi , A male card made using DP First Edition Travel paper. Using some scraps from my stash I cut the two centre panels. Then using glitter washi tape I created the border. I  had a fabulous embellishment of a racer/bike. The small tag embellishment and pearls came from my stash. Thanks for stopping by xx

altered clock

Hi folks I had a really large over sized alarm clock that was broke. I stripped out the inside and the glass front. Using Graphic 45 Bloom DP I fussy cut/layered and decorated with crackle glaze. The clock was painted with gesso/chalk paint/crackle glaze /ink/rust powder and Verdigris paint. The metal embellishments and other flowers and extras came from my stash. The leaves were die cut from a G45 pad.Im sure I have missed something but it was a time consuming project but so much fun. Thanks for stopping by any questions please ask .I do appreciate all comments so please do say hello !



Wednesday, 4 March 2020

Lace card

 Hi folks. Hope you are all busy crafting. Todays card is a DL using DP Crafters Companion Vintage Lace. The borders were die cut in white card. The floral sprays are also die cut (CC Peony collection). The flower is from I Am Roses. The crinkle ribbon is from my stash. Thanks for stopping by xx

Monday, 2 March 2020

Memories Album

Hi folks. Using 12 x 12 Aurora Paper I created the album as I went along. Lots of tuck spots and areas to mount photos. Organza ribbon added as the closure. The flower on the front is from I am Roses. The Hearts were punched using Stampin Up Punches. Thanks for stopping by xx

Mini Album Makers