Thursday, 27 November 2014

Official Mistletoe Tester (Bugaboo image)

Hi crafty friends,

Me again, hehe, with a card I've made for my hubby haha, wish I looked like that!! I used a sassy image from BUg and the sentiment was created on my computer using a font called "Fiolex Girls". I used my new heart die cuts to create the heart.



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

613 Avenue Create - Anything goes with optional twist: subway art
A Crafty Mess -  Anything goes
Card Mania - Use a digi  
Christmas Cards all year round - No designer papers
Christmas Stampin' - Anything Christmas (used a sponsor's image)
Copic Marker Norge - Red Christmas
Craftin' Desert Divas - Christmas 
Creative Fingers -  Anything goes
Digi Sketch - Die cuts/Punches (heart die cuts)
Digitally Sweet - Opposites - Black & white
Divas by Design - Jingle bells
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
Let's Craft & Create - Christmas
Little Miss Muffet - Clean and simple (using a Bugaboo image)
Love to Scrap - Say it in colour
Mema's Crafts - Anything goes 
My Craft Creations - Anything goes 
Natalie & Amy - Stitch it
Not Just Cards -  Anything goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges -  Anything goes (using a sponsor's image)
Scrapper's Delight - Anything goes or traditional Christmas 
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - Anything goes 
Sister Act - Anything goes 
Winter Wonderland - Let's get sentimental

Sweet blessings to you all, have a wonderful day,

XOX Lucy

A Little Girl's Christmas card (Di's Digis image)

HI everyone,

I created another card this week with a Di's Digis image, isn't this one a sweetie? I lightly inked around the paper edges on this card to give it a little bit of an aged feel.


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

613 Avenue Create - Anything goes with optional twist: subway art
A Crafty Mess -  Anything goes
A Creative Romance - Something old (the papers)
Brown Sugar - Use 2 or more colours
Card Mania - Use a digi
Clear it out - Winter wishes with stash: snowflakes (snowflake bg paper)
Craftin' Desert Divas -  Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Anything goes with patterned paper 
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge 2 - Anything Christmas 
Crafty Ribbons - Animals at Christmas plus ribbon
Creative Fingers - Anything goes
Cupcake Inspirations - Colour inspiration - ruby, butter, pumpkin
Cutie Pie - Festive furry friends
Dream Valley - Anything goes
Fairytale Challenges - Animal Christmas
Fussy & Fancy Friday - Pairs or 2 of a kind - 2 animals, 2 rosebuds
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
Let's Craft & Create - Christmas
Mema's Crafts - Anything goes 
My Craft Creations - Anything goes 
Not Just Cards -  Anything goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges - Anything goes 
Scrapper's Delight - Anything goes or traditional Christmas
Send a smile 4 kids - Anything goes for kids
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) -  Anything goes
Sister Act - Anything goes 
Stamp & Create - Ribbons or bows
Stempelsonne (Stamp Sun) -  Everything goes

Thank you so much for dropping by and extra special thanks to my lovely followers and visitors that leave some beautiful comments for me, they warm my heart.

XOX Lucy

Merry & Bright Christmas Girl (Lacy Sunshine image)

Hi Crafty Friends,

I have 3 blogs to post today, they're all quite different from one another so I hope you enjoy them all. I have used a gorgeous Lacy Sunshine image for this card. I made her quite large so that she was definitely the star and focus point seeing as it is a little scene. The bottom red flower is from Flourish with a Bling.



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

613 Avenue Create - Anything goes with optional twist: subway art (used a sponsor image)
A Crafty Mess -  Anything goes
A Creative Romance - Something old (the papers)
Art by Miran - Anything goes
Bunny Zoe - Snow
Card Mania -  Use a digi
Clear it out -  Winter wishes with stash: snowflakes 
Craftin' Desert Divas -  Christmas
Crafty Catz - Winter theme
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Anything goes with patterned paper
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge 2 - Anything Christmas 
Creative Moments - Anything goes with optional twist: make it sparkle (snow)
Fan-Tastic Tuesday - Anything goes with a tree or trees
Get Creative - Anything goes with optional twist: glitter
Just Inspirational - Winter
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
Lacy Sunshine - North Pole
Let's Craft & Create - Christmas
Mema's Crafts - Anything goes
My Craft Creations - Anything goes 
Not Just Cards -  Anything goes
Oddball Stamps - Any winter holiday
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges - Anything goes 
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) -  Anything goes
Sister Act -  Anything goes

Thanks for dropping in and extra special thanks to my lovely followers and visitors that leave some beautiful comments for me, they warm my heart.

XOX Lucy

Sunday, 23 November 2014

Di's Digis challenge is "A card for a Child/image of a Child" (Di's Digis image)

Hi crafty friends,

I hope you're all managing to get some Christmas cards made, it's sometimes tricky at this time of the year to fit crafting in isn't it? 

Di's Digis have a new challenge up and running and this fortnight it is Cards for a Child or Child's image. It can be either or both, I have used a child's image from Di's Digis and made a card for a child also. I used my thick glue and then my fine glitter on her "fur trim" hehe. 



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Art by Miran - Anything goes
Brown Sugar - Use 2 or more colours 
Clear it out - Anything goes with stash:  Anything goes  
Crafter's Cafe - Anything goes  
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Anything goes with patterned paper 
Creative Fingers - Anything goes
Creative Moments - Anything goes with optional twist: make it sparkle 
Delightful Challenges - You're a Gem
Dream Valley - Anything goes
Fairytale Challenges - Animal Christmas
Get Creative - Anything goes with optional twist: Add glitter
Just Inspirational - Frame it
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
Let's Craft & Create - Christmas
Love to Scrap - Say it in color 
My Craft Creations - Anything goes
The Paper Shelter - A card for a child
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges - Anything goes  
Sister Act - Anything goes
Stamp & Create - Ribbons or bows
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything goes
Winter Wonderland - Lets get sentimental

Have a lovely rest of the weekend,

XOX Lucy

Friday, 21 November 2014

Birdie CAS Christmas Card (Tiddly Inks image)

Hi crafty friends,

Anyone who follows me will know this is an unusual style card for me as I don't often do clean and simple. I couldn't resist doodling some stitching. The gorgeous little birds are from Tiddly Inks, they can be used for any time of the year.


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Clear it out - Anything goes with stash: Anything goes
Crafter's Cafe -  Anything goes 
The Crazy Challenge - Fave technique - Faux stitching/doodling
Fairytale Challenges - Animal Christmas
Holly Jolly Christmas -  Colour choice - Red, Green & White
Just Inspirational - Frame it
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
Let's Craft & Create - Christmas
Little Miss Muffet - CAS
Love to Scrap - Say it in colour
Loves Rubberstamps - Things with wings
My Craft Creations - Anything goes 
Natalie & Amy - Stitch it
Open-Minded Crafting Fun - Fowl of all kinds
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges -  Anything goes 
Sister Act - Anything goes

Thank you so much for dropping by and extra special thanks to my lovely followers and visitors that leave some beautiful comments for me, they warm my heart.

XOX Lucy

Christmas Sprinkles Fairy Card (CC Designs image and DigiStamp Boutique sentiment)

Hi crafty friends,

Here's a Christmas card created using a gorgeous little CC Designs digi fairy and a beautiful sentiment from DigiStamp Boutique. I hope you like the card, I have a few cards to add over the weekend so this post is short and sweet.



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge 2 - Anything Christmas 
Holly Jolly Christmas - Colour choice - Red, Green & White
613 Avenue Create -  Anything goes with optional twist "hello"
Art by Miran -  Anything goes
Clear it out -  Anything goes with stash:  Anything goes
Crafter's Cafe -  Anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper -  Anything goes with patterned paper
The Crazy Challenge - Fave Technique - Copic blending
Creative Fingers - Anything goes
Creative Moments -  Anything goes with optional twist: make it sparkle
Dream Valley -  Anything goes
Get Creative - Anything goes with optional twist: add glitter
Glitter & Sparkle - Cute
Great Impressions - Thankful thoughts
Jo's Scrap Shack - Anything goes
Just Inspirational - Frame it
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
Let's Craft & Create - Christmas
Loves Rubberstamps - Things with wings
My Craft Creations -  Anything goes
Natalie & Amy - Stitch it
The Paper Shelter - A card for a child
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges -  Anything goes
Quirky Crafts - Quirky Mythical Ladies (fairy)
Sister Act - Anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything goes
Winter Wonderland - Let's get sentimental

Hope you have a wonderful weekend, thanks so much for dropping by,

XOX Lucy

Monday, 17 November 2014

Christmas Girl with box of goodies (Saturated Canary image)

Hi crafty friends,

I love using Saturated Canary images and this is the first time I've used this one, she's so sweet. I had often seen her on Christmas cards last year and couldn't resist the next time they had a sale on. 



I am entering this card into the following challenges:


Holly Jolly Christmas - Colour choice - chose Red, Green & White
Sparkles Christmas - Christmas candy 
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes with optional twist "Hello"
Brown Sugar - Anything goes   
Copic Marker Norge - Red Christmas
Crafts Galore Encore - Anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Anything goes with patterned paper  
The Crazy Challenge - Favorite technique: coloring with Copics/blending
Creative Fingers - Anything goes   
Cute Card Thursday - Red and green
Divas by Design - Photo inspiration - inspired by Christmas and red
Fussy & Fancy Friday - Pairs or 2 of a kind - 2 x candy cane in her sack
Glitter & Sparkle - Cute
Jo's Scrap Shack - Anything goes 
Just Inspirational - Gifts
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
My Craft Creations - Anything goes 
Scrapper's Delight -  Anything goes with optional twist: paper piecing
Send a smile 4 kids - Anything goes for kids
The Stamping Chef - Anything goes    
Stempelsonne (Stamp Sun) - Everything goes 
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes  

Thank you so much for dropping by and extra special thanks to my lovely followers and visitors that leave some beautiful comments for me, they warm my heart.

XOX Lucy

3 Little Christmas Girls card (All Dressed Up images)

Hi Crafty Friends,

I hope you all had as lovely a weekend as me - hubby and I went to stay in the city (Melbourne) this weekend for our 18th wedding anniversary. We had a lovely dinner out but better than that we won $2,000 at the casino!! Yay, so off we went to the shops on Sunday to spoil ourselves hehe.

Anyway, here's my card with 3 gorgeous little girls that come as part of a set at All Dressed Up, aren't they all adorable? I used some glitter paper along with my star border die cut and used 2 different types of glitter on the girls clothing/hat and wings.



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Christmas Cards all year round - No designer papers
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge 2 - Anything Christmas 
Holly Jolly Christmas - Colour choice - chose monochromatic
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes with optional twist "Hello"
A Little Bit Crafty - Clean and simple
All Dressed Up - Anything goes
Bearly Mine - Christmas cards
Brown Sugar - Anything goes   
Copic Marker Norge - Red Christmas
The Crazy Challenge -  Favorite technique: coloring with Copics/blending
Creative Fingers - Anything goes   
Divas by Design - Photo inspiration - inspired by Christmas and red
Jo's Scrap Shack - Anything goes 
Kit & Clowder - Christmas
My Craft Creations -  Anything goes
Scrapper's Delight - Anything goes with optional twist: paper piecing
Send a smile 4 kids - Anything goes for kids
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - We're seeing stars
The Stamping Chef - Anything goes    
Stempelsonne (Stamp Sun) - Everything goes
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes

Thank you so much for dropping by and extra special thanks to my lovely followers and visitors that leave some beautiful comments for me, they warm my heart.

XOX Lucy