Tuesday, 30 March 2010

Another sneek peek

Well the mini is nearly here {YIPPEE} and here is a little tease of 'new dsp' and a card I made to mimic the design really simple and easy to do, the ribbon is the new satin ribbon in 'old olive' and I used the stamp set 'sweet pea' which is my favourite i can think of so many things to do with this stamp set!!!!
Hope you are all enjoying the rain i am so fed up of getting wet all the time I want some sun please oh well just makes more time to play with all goodies in the mini HAPPY CRAFTING!!!

Sunday, 28 March 2010

Mini sneak peek

Here is a little taster of whats coming when the mini launches this week yippee i have used the vintage vogue stampset along with the very vintage jumbo wheel stamp, the new mini heart punch and chocolate chip satin ribbon which i wish you could eat it's like liquid chocolate yummy!!!!!! i have made a tutorial on this and will be sharing as soon as the mini goes live in april 1st if you would like a copy of the mini catalogue contact me amanda.vickers@tesco.net and i will get one out to you asap thanks for stopping by and happy crafting!!!! oh and thankyou everyone on the congratulations on wining Gales giveaway on youtube you are all super sweet!!!!!

Wednesday, 24 March 2010

Time flies when you're having fun!!!!

I made a box today something different as I am preparing for my card class and my mind went blank so out came a box instead.
I used the 'one of a kind' stampset, the boho blossoms punch and lavender lace cardstock and ink along with whisper white cardstock and very vanilla ribbon!!!
{the paper behind is bella bleu} happy crafting I'm off to carry on cutting cardstock yippee!!!

Friday, 19 March 2010

butterflies!!!!!!

I love my card oh yes i do!!! it has butterflies and love anything with butterflies on it!!!! I used very vanilla cardstock for my base and a piece of close to cocoa punched with the eyelet border punch and kraft tafferta ribbon. I used the flight of the butterfly stampset and blush blossom ink and card stock and matching punch.The sentiment is from the sab set whimsical words! this picture is not too bad but i forgot to put something behind so you see my scales whoops!!! happy crafting!!!

Wednesday, 17 March 2010

POST IT!!!

This is my post it note holder i am making for my co-workers for easter!!! i used stampin up 'tea party' dsp and certainly celery, lavender lace cardstock and the scallop circle, 1 1/4 circle punches this was a great way of using up scraps of dsp!
I am having so many problems with my cameras at the moment [i have two] they don't want to work so i have brought another this time a flip camera so i can do better videos just got to play around abit to figure out what button does what lol!!!HAPPY CRAFTING!!!!!!

Saturday, 13 March 2010

SPRING!!!!!

My flowers have started to bloom in my back garden [ i actually thought i had killed them???] so i made a flower card to celebrate lol i have used my new fav colour mellow moss as my base card and a touch of barely banana with whisper white and blush blossom, i have used the tab and 5 petal flower punches along with the eyelet border punch with clear brads as the flower centres. I was going to finish my card there but i thought it needed something else so i used a small felt flower and silver brad to hold some kraft tafferta ribbon on my tab punch out. thanks for stopping by and all the lovely comments hope all you mum's have a wonderful day tomorrow HAPPY CRAFTING!!!!!!

Tuesday, 9 March 2010

animal stories

I LOVE THIS SET!!!!!!



I could not wait to get my hands on these stamps they are too cute!!! so i challenged myself to use my scraps up as mine are getting outta control LOL!!!
i used stamp in up Kraft,blush blossom,whisper white and bashful blue card stock
night of navy,apricot appeal,cameo coral and close to cocoa ink pads
Kraft taffeta ribbon
eyelet border,corner rounder, 1 1/4 circle, 1 3/8 circle and the scallop circle punches
sorry the photos are a bit fuzzy i have a new camera and i am having to fiddle about a bit to get a picture. Thanks for stopping by and happy crafting!!




Saturday, 6 March 2010

tag swap

Just a quick shout out
would anyone be interested in a tag swap? they seem to be all the rage at the moment!! email me if your interested at
amanda.vickers@tesco.net
The theme for this swap is flowers,
The tags need to be 3 1/8'' x 6 1/4'' and you can choose whatever colours you like just has to have something flowery on it! HAPPY CRAFTING!!!!!

Friday, 5 March 2010

boo whoo


i love how this turned out i was not sure as i was making this but it worked! it's a notecard with a pocket [a bit like a libary card holder but more rectangler] i used stampin ups old olive, whisper white, kraft and close to cocoa cardstock-- the owl is from the forest friends stampset and white satin ribbon i also used the scallop edge and scallop circle punch along with the 1 1/4, 1 3/8 circle punches. i will be making this at a hostess party in a couple of weeks.hope you are having a fab day andf happy crafting oh i got my camera tripod today so watch out videos will be coming!!!!

Wednesday, 3 March 2010

milk anyone?


I am in love with this milk carton!! i used 'on a pederstal' stampset,
cardstock-- perfect plum, apricot appeal,close to cocoa and whisper white.
ink pads-- apricot appeal, perfect plum and certainly celery. I am thinking of making these for easter for the childen where i work and to fill them with chocolate eggs!!!
thanks for stopping by and happy crafting!!!