Monday, 30 January 2012

♥ Simon says stamp challenge ~ Anything goes ♥

This is another one of my little cute Melissa Frances pocket tags I got as a pressie :)  Im entering it into Simon says Stamp challenge ~ Anything goes, over 900 entries so far , so what are the chances of winning .... LOL :)  Worth a try :) :)


Melissa Frances pocket tags
Tiny key charm
Pink bakers twine
Ruffled paper heart embellishment that I stuck buttons in with glitter

Thanks for looking ♥
Marlou ♥♥

Sunday, 29 January 2012

♥ Tiny gift card & envelope ♥

Hi there :)  here is a little mini gift card I made and teamed it with a Martha Stewart polka dot envelope which I lined with a doily.  Wish we could get these envelopes here, I had to send to America for these ... LOL .... if anyone knows anywhere in Uk where I can buy these it would be great!!!! ;)

Supplies used:

Martha Stewart mini envelope
Scalloped nestie folded
Memorybox pink polka dot paper & heart border die
Pink bakers twine
Papertrey sentiment

Marlou ♥♥

Thursday, 26 January 2012

♥ Sweet tag ♥

Hi bloggers :)  I got a lovely gift from my friend :) of these fabulous Melissa Frances pocket tags and I just couldn't wait to get decorating them ♥


Melissa Frances pocket tags
Love lives here house die and stamped sentiment
Heart border ~ Memorybox (Stitched on machine)
Seam binding
Mini peg
Heart embellishment (from My friend too )

Thanks for stopping by ♥
Marlou ♥♥

Tuesday, 24 January 2012

♥ Let's craft & create ~ Valentine ♥

It's challenge time over at Let's Craft & Create :)  and "Valentine" is our theme this fortnight ♥

Supplies used:

Tree die ~ MFT
Hearts ~ tiny heart punch
Heart border ~ Memorybox die
Sentiment ~ Love lives here (Papertrey)

Thanks for looking ♥♥
Marlou xxx

Sunday, 15 January 2012

♥ Let's Craft & Create ~ Butterflies ♥

Hi ..... I made another butterfly card for our latest challenge at Let's Create & Craft :) Just to remind you all that it still runs for just over another week and a fab prize from The Ribbon Girls :)

Supplies used:

Large butterfly die ~ Cuttlebug
Medium die ~ Papertrey
Small ~ MFT
Shabby keyhole ~ Melissa Frances
Sentiment ~ Papertrey Love lives here (my favourite stamps & dies)
Papers and felt from stash
Also stitched on my new Pfaff sewing machine that Santa bought me :) :) ♥

Marlou ♥

Tuesday, 10 January 2012

♥ Let's Craft & Create ~ Butterflies ♥

Hi there :) been nearly a week from I posted (",) ah well im here now ,,,, :) and its Our Challenge time over at Let's Craft & Create, and the theme is "butterflies", plus we have a new team mate and its the very talented Vicky :) im sure a lot of you will know her and her fabulous creations :)
My project is simply a little glassine gift bag and tag all stitched and decorated.
Please feel free to join us we would love to see your creations, and The Ribbon Girls are sponsoring us ..... :)

Supplies used:

Glassine bag
Kraft card (Papertrey) , cut a tag with Papertrey tag die
Melissa Frances 5th Ave tag
2 x felt butterflies (Die-namics)
Pearls & seam binding

Happy crafting ♥♥
Marlou xxx

Wednesday, 4 January 2012

♥ Make My Monday ~ Birds ♥

I found this challenge through Sasha's fabulous blog :)  Make My Monday ~ Theme "Birds" :)
So I used my new Memorybox perched bird die and Dienamics tree die to make my bright and cheery card :)

Supplies used:

Memorybox dotty papers
Memorybox perched bird die
Large scallop nesties
Felt embellishment {handmade by Andrea Budjack}
Sentiment ~ Papertrey ~ Love lives here
Banner die ~ CC Cutters

Enjoy your evening :)

Marlou ♥♥

Monday, 2 January 2012

♥ Joanna Sheen's Challenge ~ Celebration ♥

Hi Blogging friends, 2 days in a row, WOW!!!! ..... LOL ... ;)
Im entering my card into Joanna sheen's Challenge which I recently discovered and the
theme is "Celebrations" :)

Supplies used:

Bigz Sizzix label die (embossed with swiss dots)
Oval nestie
Papertrey teapot die
Papertrey butterfly die (love lives here)
button and string
"Enjoy the moment" sentiment ~ Papertrey stamp
Large sticky pearls
White versamark ink for edges

Have a fab evening, im late tonight (",)

Marlou xxx

Sunday, 1 January 2012

♥ City Crafter week ~ 89 ~ make the cut ♥

Happy new year bloggers, I didn't think I would actually get to post on first day of the new year, so im well pleased :)
Im entering my card into City Crafters Challenge ~ Make the Cut.

Supplies used:

Marianne Elegant lady die
plain & scalloped nesties
Memory box Chadwick label die
Kraft card
Mulberry rose
Sentiment ~ Waltzing Mouse ~ Cameo to go

and again best wishes for 2012
Marlou ♥♥