Tuesday, 20 February 2018

spring is on its way

Afternoon everyone 

Hope you all well? The school hols have started off great here, yesterday my eldest went go carting with his friends while I took my youngest to the trampoline park. Today I've spent the morning working on some samples for Hunkydory (another great launch coming very soon ;-) now we have came to the outdoor skate park to make the most of the sunshine. Really makes you feel better when that yellow think makes an appearance, spring is on the way YAY!!!
So the cards I'm sharing now fit in perfectly lol
couple of the pop up box cards I've been making recently, with kind of a spring feel 

Die Flowers and papers are rom Kansan I think. They've been in my stash of sooooo long lol
Ribbon and pearls from my stash. Sentiments are from the Hunkydory 2018 essential sentiments book.



Monday, 19 February 2018

Special Friend

Morning Bloggers,

Hope you all had a good weekend.. I've been making pop up box cards, I think my customers have gone mad for them lol...

I have to make a few more today as well as an exploding box..

But for now I will leave you with another of my older makes that I'm still yet to blog..
This large easel style card with customers choice of words on

I used some of my all time fav papers from LOTV on this card. Flowers from WOC. Little sentiment tabs from Hunkydory sets that I've had in my left over box for ages. Ribbon and crochet flowers also from my stash.


Thanks for stopping by
Crafty Hugs

Sunday, 18 February 2018

Tug of War

Hello Crafty Friends,

Hope you are all well and enjoying your weekend.
I had a busy day yesterday at my desk while hubby took boys to the skate park..
Shopping done this morning and normal sunday morning housework chores minus the uniform ironing and pack lunches lol - ITS HALF TERM !!! YIPPEE!!! Ronnie's having a PJ day

I made this card last week for an order. Not used this LOTV image for quite a while..

Coloured with Copics, Papers from Echo park pad, Ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons website, Little tage are LOTV stamps.. Letter stamps I used for the name were For the Love of Stamps set, Die cut numbers using Xcut dies.


Thanks for stopping by today,
Off to my craft room now to get creative

Hugs Kelly

Saturday, 17 February 2018


Happy Saturday Crafty Friends,

Hope you are all well and looking forward to a nice weekend. The boys have broken up for the half term now Yippee!!! So happy to not have to do school run for whole week lol 

Today is the start of a new challenge over at Pink Gem Designs the New Challenge this week is 
SPRING FLOWERS (we would like to see your creations with any type of flowers on) 

Our Prize for ONE lucky winner is 

2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits
OR one of each (no sets or sentiment sets)  
of the winners choice from  

I used Ella And Coloured  with copics. The papers are some very very old ones I got wth a craft magazine years ago. I used some gingham ribbon and a cute elephant button from my stash. I punched some flowers and layered on top of each other then added a little pearl in center. Sentiment tag is a LOTV stamp.

Thanks for stopping by today, I hope you will join in with our challenge at A Gem of a Challenge, don't forget to pop over and see what the rest of the team have made too.

Challenges I like to add sentiments in a tag like form because you can make them look like they hanging from things, like I've hung it for flower on this card..

Crafty Hugs 

Friday, 16 February 2018

Adorable Elephants

Morning Bloggers,

I have a goody parcel arriving today with some more DT work so guess I will be a busy bee at my desk this weekend. Love being able to work with top quality products before they launch :-)

For todays card share I have a couple of smaller cards I made using the MFT adorable elephants coloured with Spectrum Noir Pens

The papers used on this top card are Doodlebug Design - Sugar Shoppe..
Bit of ribbon and a few pearls from my stash.

For this second one I used a love heart embossing folder from Sara's Signature collection.
Distress inks and Memento inks.
 Twine and cute little elephant button from my stash..

I'm loving elephants at the moment lol, I have another one for tomorrows PG DT card lol.
Please pop back tomorrow and thank you all for any comments you leave.

Crafty Hugs

Thursday, 15 February 2018

Cats and Dogs

Hello Crafty Friends,

This week is so hectic, my mind is full of appointments and things that need to be done etc...
However I did enjoy a lovely day away from it all yesterday with the hubby, nice afternoon tea with a nosey round the garden centre followed by a trip to costa before collecting the boys from school.. Then it's back to the madness of rushing around getting things done lol..

Managed to get some magazine work completed and posted this week and have masses of orders to get done along with DT work, good job I love being in my craft room ;-)

For todays share I have a couple of pop up box cards I made with the Free papers and images from Making Cards Magazine..


I fussy cut the cats and dogs out then arranged them popping out of the pop up box card..
Sentiments I printed from the computer


Crafty Hugs

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Die cutting

Morning Crafty Friends

Hope you are all well and had a good start to the week..

I've made several cards like the one I'm sharing today for occasions like weddings and anniversaries. However one of my customers asked if I could make another one in pinks and whites. So here it is slightly different to ones I usually make, where I add champage glasses, names etc..

I used Lace Heart create a card die from Crafters Companion along with nesting hearts and heart embossing folder also from Crafters Companion. Sentiment I printed on the computer. Ribbon, twine, pearls and resin rose all from my stash


Crafty Hugs