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Tuesday 30 April 2013

Thank You Mimosa!!

Hi all, i'm back with a little thank you card using one of my cute Mimosa stamps, coloured with Promarkers and added some glitter. Marianne D's swirl dies, ribbon, glitter and gem from my stash and finished off with a thank you sentiment. Also i would just like to say i've had a busy day gardening and sorting out my rubber stamp collection!!

I'm entering these challenges
Bildmalarna - Less is more
Bunny Zoe's - Favourite colour combo
Crafty Catz - Purple
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes w/ribbon
Deep Ocean - Favourite colour combo
Delightful Challenges - I appreciate you
DL.ART - April linky challenge
DCD - Anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - Anything goes
LEJ. Designs - Anything goes
Marianne Design Divas - Going Girly
Natalie and Amy - Things with wings
Simon Says - Anything goes
Sweet Stampin' - Anything but birthday
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

The Great Outdoors

Hi Folks, today i'm sharing a shaped card using my new Spellbinders Grand Nestie Labels 1 and 4 Magnolia stamps. I haven't used my Hopscotch Tilda for ages so thought it would be a good time to stamp her up!!

Images - Magnolia's Tilda with heart socks, Hopscotch Tilda, Rainbow and clouds and Sentiment.
Medium - Memento ink, Distress Markers, Promarkers and chalks.
Tools - Grand Nesties Labels 1 dies
Flowers - Lace - Recycles Buttons and diecut bits - Pearls - Ribbon
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I'm entering these challenges
BMD Challenge - Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite colour combo
Card Mania - Photo Inspiration
7 Kids Challenge - April showers bring May flowers
CCCB - Clouds
Crafty Emblies - Anything goes
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes w/ribbon
Crafty Sentiments - The letter B ( buttons, bow, blooms )
Deep Ocean - Favourite colour combo
Delightful Challenges - I appreciate you
Divas By Design - Inspired by a movie (Head in the clouds)
DL.ART - April linky challenge 
DRS.Designs - Pastels
Eclectic Ellapu - Anything Goes
EAC - Pearls
FSC - Sentimental
Fashionista Challenge - Shabby or Vintage
FFFC - Lots of flowers
HOG - Anything goes + lace & pearls
LEJ Designs - Anything goes
LH/SM - Anything goes
LRS - The Great Outdoors
Inky Chicks - Shabby Chic
Joanna Sheen - Recycle ( buttons and diecut bits)
MDUC - Button it up
Magnoliahaaste - 4 Stamps
Marvelous Magnolia - For a special lady
PCJ - Use a sentiment
PTW - Weather 
RCC - Showers and flowers
Ribbon Girls - Magnolia only/add a die cut
Simon Says - Anything goes
Stamp & Create w/Magnolia - Spring w/buttons
SFTW - Die cuts and/or punches
TRB - Lets make it w/lace
TSTR - Beautiful Spring
Tildas Town - May day and flowers
Totally Gorjuss - Ribbons and pearls
TPC - Flowers and lace
Tuesday Throwdown - Make your own background
Twisted Tuesdays - Free for all
Victorine Originals - Spring flowers or colours
Wags 'n' Whiskers - May flowers
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Saturday 27 April 2013

Tilda Loves Christmas

Good morning everyone, it's sunny here but cold, hope the weather is better where you live!!
My Grand Calibur and dies arrived yesterday and i just couldn't wait to start playing with them, i love these Grand Lacey Labels 1 and if i have time i will finish another card i'm making using my new dies!!
I have not made a Christmas card for a while so here's one i made this morning.

Tilda with Heart Scarf coloured with Promarkers. Recycled kraft card. I've used my new Grand Nesties from Spellbinders and my smaller label die, Magnolia Doohickey Star die. Ribbon, lace and pearls from my stash. Bauble charm from L&L Crafts.
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I'm entering these challenges
ABC Christmas - H is for holiday helpers
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite colour combo
Card and Scrap - Use Dies
Cards Galore - Vintage
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - krafty christmas
CHCC - Ribbons and bows
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes w/ribbon
C&S - Cardstock Only
Crimbo Crackers - Anything goes
Deep Ocean - Favourite colour combo
DL.ART - April linky challenge
HOG - Anything goes w/lace and pearls
Joanna Sheen - Recycle ( Brown  recycled packaging )
LRS - The great outdoors
MCC - Stamp older than  1yr old
PTW - Weather
SSS&S - Colour
Simon Says - Anything goes
Sweet Stampin' - Anything but birthday
Ribbon Girls - Colour challenge
TRB - Let's make it w/lace
TFM - Stars
Tuesday Throwdown - Make your own background
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Thursday 25 April 2013

Pretty In Pink Baby Girl

Hi Folks, While i'm eagerly waiting for my Grand Caliber and dies to arrive i thought i would keep myself busy so i'm back with another card for a young one but i've reverted back to Girly for this one.
I've used one of my CC.Design rubber stamps ( my prize from ATS.Blog )
I've coloured with Promarkers, and distressed the edges of the image and my Cheery Lynn doily die cut with my DIs, base card is  from a pack of beautiful linen cards from Joanna Sheen's store, ribbons are Crafty Ribbons, lace, Marianne D's,  sentiment from my stash and recycled buttons.

I'm entering these challenges
ATS Wednesdays - Anything Goes
ALOTA#105 - Recipe
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite colour combo
Card and Scrap - Use Dies
Crafty Creations - Pink + One
Crafty Ribbons - Anything Goes w/Ribbon
Crafty Sentiments - Monochromatic
Deep Ocean - Favourite colour combo
DL.ART Designs - April linky challenge
DRS Designs - Pastels
I Love Promarkers - Square card w/something round
Inky Chicks - Happy Birthday Girl
Joanna Sheen - Recycle ( buttons)
Marianne Design Divas - Going Girly
PCJ - Use a Sentiment
PCC - Spots
SAS4K - Birthday fun for kids
SSS&S - Colour
Simon Says - Anything Goes
Sweet Stampin' - Buttons, bows and polka dots
TRB - Let's make it w/lace
Whimsy Stamps - Pretty in Pink
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Little Boy Blue

Hi Folks, guess what? I can't believe i've actually made another boy card but i couldn't resist stamping up one of my new CC.Design rubber stamps that arrived today ( my prize from All That Scraps ) Thank you so much for these. I stamped with Memento ink, coloured with my Promarkers, paper is a freebie, sentiment stamp is from Create and Craft. I used my Grand Decorative circle die to make the shape of the card and my nested label dies for matting and layering the image. Also used my MS eyelet lace edge punch, gingham ribbon was part of a challenge prize i won.

I'm entering these challenges
ATS - Anything Goes
ALOTA#105 - Recipe
2 Sisters - Colour Challenge
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite colour combo
Card and Scrap - Use Dies
Crafty Emblies - Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes w/ribbon
Crafty Sentiments - Monochromatic
DRS.Designs - Pastels
Deep Ocean - Favourite colour combo
Delightful Challenges - Colour my world
Divas By Design - Inspired by a movie ( Baby Geniuses )
DL.ART - April linky challenge
EAC - Colour Challenge
Fashionable Stamping - Sentimental
HCTB - Little Boy Blue
Hobby Cutz - Monochromatic
One Sweet Challenge - Shaped Cards
PCJ - Use a Sentiment
PCC - Spots
Penny's Challenges - Anything Goes
Simon Says - Anything Goes
SSS&S - Colour
Stamp and Create - Use at least 1 die cut
Stamping Sensations - Special Occasions ( baby's birth )
TPS - For the Boys
TRB - Let's make it w/lace
TTCRD - Anything Goes
WAW - Anything Goes
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Tuesday 23 April 2013

Ride 'em Ryan

Hi Folks, well i've bought a Grand Calibur and some new dies and i can't wait to get them delivered!!

Today i've made a card using my Wags 'n' Whiskers challenge prize of a rubber stamp called 'Ride'em Ryan', Thanks Nikki!! I've coloured with my DMs, used Basig Grey's 'What's Up' paper which i also used to create a couple of banners, DCWV  and Coredinations CS, Magnolia star tag, recycled buttons and ribbon. I created a pocket for the tag to pop into!!


I'm entering the following challenges
2 Sisters - Colour Challenge
Basic Grey - Mascline ( BG product 'What's Up' paper
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite colour combo
Card and Scrap - Use dies
Cards for Men - Anything Goes
Cards Galore - Vintage
Crafty Catz - For the Boys
Crafty Sentiments - Monochromatic
Crafty Emblies - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean - Favourite Colour combo
Delightful Challenges - Colour my world
DL.ART - April Linky Challenge
EAC - Colour Challenge
HCTB - Little Boy Blue
HIMCR - Banners
Hobby Cutz - Monochrome
Joanna Sheen - Recycle ( buttons & ribbon )
Natalie and Amy - Monochromatic
SAS4K - Birthday fun 4 kids
SSS&S - Colour
Simon Says - Travel/Cityscapes 
Southern Girls - Button Up or Show Some Flair
TTCRD - Anything Goes
WAW - Anything Goes
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Sunday 21 April 2013

Tilda in Venice and Quiz Winner announced!!

Hello everyone, i hope you have had a lovely weekend, we had some nice weather here in the NE of England but today is dull so i good time to craft i say!! Today's card features 'Tilda on The Loose' and 'Venice' background stamps, i've coloured with my distress markers, mat and layered onto Coredinations whitewash cardstock, added a Cheery Lynn doily die cut, some lace, a tag, gems and a ribbon bow.

I'm entering the following challenges
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite Colour Combo
Card and Scrap - Use Dies
Cards Galore - Vintage
7 Kids Challenge - Anything Goes
CCCB - Bon Voyage
CYP - Diamonds
Crafts And Me - Bling It Up
Crafty Creations - No Patterned Paper
Crafty Emblies - Anything Goes
Creative Craft World - Blues and Browns
Delightful Challenges - Colour my world
DL.ART - April Linky Challenge
EAC - Bling
IAATV&B - Travel
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Recycle ( Recycled Gems)
Loves Rubber Stamps - Colours of Spring
MDUC - Recycle ( gems )
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Buttons, bows or beads
Marvelous Magnolia - Bling It On
My Craft Spot - Anything Goes
PTW - One paper taker
SSS&S - Background
Simon Says - Travel/Cityscapes
Stamp & Create w/Magnolia - Spring w/ribbons
 Ribbon Girl - Colour Challenge
The Ribbon Reel - Colour Challenge
TRB - Make it with lace
TSTR - Pretty Shabby
Tildas Town - Once upon a time......
WAW - Anything Goes
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Now For The Winner of My Little Quiz
Dianne of Crazy Craft Shed
Congratulations Dianne!!
Contact me at hazelbrown2010@hotmail.co.uk with your snail mail address and i will get your little candy posted to you!!
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Thursday 18 April 2013

Princess Pea Tilda

Oh Wow!! I've just received  in the post today, two new Magnolia stamps from the 
new collection ( Once Upon a Time ), Princess Pea Tilda and Tilda's Mattress and i love them!!
I've coloured them with my TH Distress Markers and the challenge at Midweek Magnolias is called Copycat and i've cased Jenny's card, i hope you like my interpretation Jenny!!
Medium - Memento Ink and TH Distress Markers
2 Designer papers
Everything else is from my stash
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I would like to enter these challenges
Live and Love Crafts - Bingo (Pink, 2 DPs, Pearls)
MDUC - Masking
Midweek Magnolias - Copycat! ( I cased Jenny's card )
TRB - Let's Make it With Lace
Tildas Town - Flowers Everywhere
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Monday 15 April 2013

Spring Shades

Hi Folks, sorry i've been a bad blogger lately but i have not been well!! The pain in my neck and shoulders has finally gone but i started feeling really sickly too but i'm feeling a bit better now!!

Today i created a circle shaped card using my 'Tilda with love' stamp, coloured with my TH Distress Markers. DPs are KaiserCraft and some from my stash. I've used my Magnolia Vintage tag die, my Cheery Lynn French Pastry Doily and square doily die. Lace is Marianne D's, mesh ribbon is Bo Bunny, flowers are from my stash. Cardstock is Coredinations and American Crafts. 
Also i heat embossed around the image with Papermania's sparkle embossing powder and faux stitching around the card and on the tag!!


I'm entering the follwoing challenges
ABC Challenge - L for Lovely Lace
BMD Challenge - Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite Colour Combo
Card Mania - Punches and/or Diecuts
Card and Scrap - Use Dies
Crafts And Me - Lace and Pearls
Crafty Creations - No Squares
Crafty Emblies - Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbons - Colour Challenge
7 Kids Challenge - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean - Flowers and Fantasy
DL.ART - April Linky Challenge
DRS Designs - One Stitch at a Time
HIMCR - Super Scraps Saturday
Joanna Sheen - Spring into Spring
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Buttons, Bows or Beads
MFP Simple Salutations - Add an Embellishment
Marvelous Magnolia - Pretty in Pink
PTW - Bingo ( blooms, free, lace)
One Sweet Challenge - Shaped card 
Penny Black and More - Blossoms and Bows
RCC#80 - Showers and Flowers
Sentimental Sundays - Tag you're It
Simon Says - April Showers and/or Spring
Stamp and Create w/Magnolia - Spring with Ribbons
Sweet Stampin' - Pastels
TRB- Let's make it with lace
Tildas Town - Flowers Everywhere
Time for Magnolia - Tags or tags on your card/creation
Totally Gorjuss - Spring Shades
Totally Tilda - Bingo ( Faux stitching, glitter/sparkle, ribbon)
Wags 'n' Whiskers - April Showers/Spring
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Pretty in Pink
WAW - Anything Goes
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Wednesday 10 April 2013

My First Mail Box & Tilda's Birthday Cuddles!

Hi all, something different today!! I've attempted to make my first 3d mail box using Coredinations CS, Prima DPs, Special stamp 'Cuddles Tilda' coloured with TH Distress Markers. Magnolia Lovely Fence die, Cheery Lynn Design exotic butterfly die. Lace, Ribbon, Brads, Pearls and lots of Flowers.
Hope you like it!!
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I'm entering these challenges
2 Sisters - Anything Goes
Allsorts - Spring Has Sprung
ALOTA104 - Dress to Impress
BMD Challenge - Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite Colour Combo
7 Kids Challenge - Anything Goes
Cheery Lynn Challenge - Anything Goes
Country View Crafts - Butterflies
CCMC - Flowers ( Used the Utimate Pro to create the shape)
Crafting by Design - Spring Flowers
Crafting 4 all Seasons - Floral Delight
Crafts And Me - Lace and Pearls
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes
Crafty Creations - No Squares
Crafty Emblies - Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbons - Anything Goes w/ribbon
Cupcake Inspirations - Challenge#205
Cute Card Thursday - Something Borrowed ( mail box idea)
Deep Ocean - Flowers and Fantasy
Di's Digi Challenge - Flower Frenzy
DL.ART - April Linky Challenge
Hannah and Friends - Easter/Spring
Joanna Sheen - Spring into Spring
Ladybug Crafts - Leap into Spring
LEJ Designs - Ribbons
MDUC - Tictactoe (Shabby Chic, Pink and Lace
Magnolia Mania - Birthday Blog Hop
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Buttons, bows or beads ( bows, not sure if pearls count as beads)
Make It Monday - MIM#140
Nord Saltern HobbyKlub - Punches/Dies
Oozak Challenge - Anything Goes w/pearls, lace and ribbon
PTW - Bingo (blooms, free, lace)
PTT #115 - Anything but a Card
Penny Black and More - Blossoms and Bows
Pin and Tack - Anything Goes
RCC#80 - Showers and Flowers
SSS&S - Fly (Bird, Butterfly and Air Mail, lol!!)
Simon Says - Happy Birthday
Simply Magnolia - Colour Combo
Stamp & Create w/Magnolia - Spring with Animals
Stamp and Create - Use at least 1 die cut
Stamp with Fun - Birthdays
Stamping for The Weekend - Anything but a card
Stempelsonne - Human and/or Animal kids
The Cutie Pies - Favourite Film (You've Got Mail)
TPS - Spring Delights
The Rubber Buggy Challenge - Make it with Lace
TTCRD - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss - Anything goes with sparkle
Totally Papercrafts - Birthday girl in pink
Tuesday Throwdown - Fancy Folds
Twisted Tuesdays - Challenge#46
Vintage Challenge - Use a Bird/Birdcage
V's Sweet Ideas - Anything Goes
Wags 'n' Whiskers - April Showers/Spring
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Pretty in Pink
Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Monday 8 April 2013

Sweetheart Birgitta

Hi Folks, i'm back with a quick post, for my card i used Sweet Birgitta from the CC Designs Swiss Pixies collection and i coloured her with my TH Distress Markers.
I'm entering these challenges
ATS - Winged Things
Basic Grey - CAS (bg product Serenade paper)
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Favourite colour combo
LRS - Anything Goes
Marker Pop Challenge #20 - Anything Goes
Simon Says - Happy Birthday
Stamp with Fun - Birthdays
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Don't forget to enter my quiz here 
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx

Wishing You Rainbows And Sunshine & A Puzzle

Firstly i would like to share an Easel card i made then i will let you all in on the Quiz!!

Ahoy Tilda, Distress Markers, Assorted DPs, Cheery Lynn Design doily die, spotty ribbon from Crafty Ribbons, Sail Away topper is from Basic Grey's 'What's Up' collection.

Magnolia's Rainbow and clouds background stamp, assortment of flowers, Magnolia So Lovely Swirly Tag die. X-Cut border die, pearls, button,, twine, charm, handmade pin and spotty washi tape are all from my stash.
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I'm entering these challenges
Dutch Magnolia Lovers - Red, White and Blue
Inky Chicks - Use a Background/Object Stamp
Midweek Magnolias - How Charming
RCC#80 - Showers and flowers
Simon Says - Happy Birthday
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Now for my quiz, i'm going to show you a couple of photos and you have to guess what the pics are!!
Leave a comment saying what you think the pics are and there will be a little candy for you. From all the correct or nearest correct answers i will draw a winner and you will receive a little surprize candy!!
I'm going to make this a regular thing so i will start you off with an easy one!!

Good Luck Everyone!!
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Thank you for visiting my blog today, your comments are always appreciated. Feel free to call back anytime. 
Hugs xx