Thursday, 22 January 2015

Upcycle-Recycled-Snippets

Hi Everybody, it's pretty cold outside at least it's dry though!
Thank you for popping by
Here is a card l created using one of my Christmas card fronts
The challenge l'm entering it into is upcycle-recycle here
 And Snippets here
Craftyhazelnuts...extraforjan...here


 All l did was take the front from the original card which was a Marks & Spencer 
Christmas card l rec'd from a friend
Added it to some Black card stock 
Created a stitch border using my new die
Added silver gems stones and a sentiment 3D Sticky pad
And the finished product
Thank you for your time
Challenge
Craftyhazelnuts....upcycle-recycle...chnc-challenge-212-upcycle-recycle-re.
Di's... Snippets...pixies-snippets-playground-week-160.
Craftyhazelnuts....extraforjanuary...chnc-challenge-extra-for-january-2015.
Keep warm and take care xxx 

Monday, 19 January 2015

Patterned paper-Snippets and Butterflies-B-is for Brads!!

Hello all hope your well and for those who are not
I'm sending lots of hugs 
Really cold and a little frosty again this morning but
Hopefully as the day gets later it will clear
l'd like to share a card l made using a topper and snippets
This will then allow me to enter the following challenges
Butterflies-B-is-for Brads ...  Here
Di's Snippets...  Here 
Craftyhazelnut Patterned papers...Here
  

Recipe
Kanban card/Topper
Yellow card stock/Snippets
Tools Woodware corner punch/Memory box die
Not sure of die for Flowers this was a candy win 
Brads/Flat Pearls from stash
Short post but thank you for your time
Challenges 
Butterflies B is for Brads...butterflies-b-is-for-brads.
Di's Snippets...pixies-snippets-playground-week-160.
Craftyhazelnuts...craftyhazelnuts-patterned-paper-january.
Thank you for your visit and thankyou in advance for
Any comments you leave they are always appreciated
Enjoy your day whatever your plans
Sandra H xxx 

Saturday, 17 January 2015

Buttons Bow's or Both!

Hello Fellow Bloggers today sees the mid-way reminder over at
And the challenge was chosen by none other than myself
Buttons Bows or both an easy start to the new year
And of course this could be the 1st of your Birthday cards too!
Here is what l created
We have amazing sponsors so why not join in the challenge
Check out my fellow teamies Here
Back to our Sponsor and for this challenge
You could win £10 from
Items used for my card are
White Scalloped shaped card/Pink/White/card stock
Backing papers where freebies found on the internet
Pre-coloured House mouse image
Tools used Spellbinders/Memory Box Dies
Buttons/Bow/3D Sticky Pads
And that's about it so do pleased check us out
Challenge
Housemouse anything goes with the option of sketch
housemouse-challenge.blogspot.co.uk/2015/01/new-year-new-challenge-hmfmc185-themed.
Thank you for your visit hope you have an enjoyable day
Sandra H xx

Sunday, 11 January 2015

So Floral !!

Good Morning all
Hope your well and for those who are not
Sending lots of hugs!!
Although l and a lot of others like the blog background
l do like plain an simple so back to the less fuss
Today l have a simple card made from off cuts 
So effective and fitting for the Less is more challenge Here
And Snippets Here
Hope you like it too!!
Items used 
Off cut of white card stock
Fleur Botanique Jumbo Background Stamp (Candy win)
Coloured with Aquamarkers (Candy win)
Only 2nd time using water colour base markers
Won't be my last!!
Woodware corner punch
Challenges
Thank you for your time hope you have a lovely day
Take care and thank you for popping by
Sandra H xxx

Sunday, 4 January 2015

Thank you

Hello and a warm welcome to you all
Hope your back in your routine after the festive time
l took down my dec's Yesterday and l have to say the place
Looked pretty bare but nice and tidy
Don't they create lots of dust..............mine did....lol
Anyhoo's enough of me and here is a simple card put together
Using lots of snippets hope you like it too!

Items used
Snippets of left over Kanban card/Craft card
Flower/Due drops recycled from an older card
Butterfly cut out with Marianne die added some Flat Pearls
Sentiment Freebie from Here
Challenges

Thursday, 1 January 2015

A Christmas Critter with a splash of glitter

Happy New Year to you all
Today is the start of our 1st challenge of the year over at 
Sparkles Christmas Buddies
A Christmas Critter with a splash of glitter
l do hope you can join in the challenge you could win this fabulous prize from
Bugaboo Digi Stamps (prize 7 Digi stamps )
And a £10 Voucher to spend with Crafters Companion
Here is a card l put together  


Recipe
White Scalloped card/Red/Blue card stock
Lotv Christmas Designer Papers
Penny Black image
Coloured with Pro/Flexmarkers
Ribbon/Pearls/Gem/Snowflake and Glitter from stash
Tools
  Spellbinders Die's Woodware Corner Punch
This is the start of my 2015 collection 
l'm keeping them flat this year due to postage
It cost an arm and a leg to send last years Cards
Well that's it so do take care and thank you for your time
Sandra H xxx
Challenges l'd like to enter into
Di's Snippets...pixies-snippets-playground-week-156-157.
Craftyhazelnuts...chnc-challenge-209-anything-goes-as.
Craftyhazelnuts...chnc-challenge-extra-for-january-2015.
Craftyhazelnuts...-patterned-paper-january.

Tuesday, 30 December 2014

My favourite 5 for 2014

 May l take this Opportunity in wishing all of my 

Fellow Bloggers 

A Happy New Year

Once again Debby is sharing her Favourite 5 cards 

For 2014

Here are my 

Favourite Five of 2014 






Of course there are lots more that are my 
Favourites but here are 5 cards that mean alot to me they where made for
  Special family and friends 
Thank you for visiting my blog throughtout the year
And l hope l can inspire you to visit throughout 2015 
You have been incredible blogging friends 
Take care and all the very best
For 2015 xxx