Tuesday, 20 March 2012

♥ Let's Craft & Create ~ Colour challenge ♥

It's our fortnightly challenge over at Let's Craft and Create :)  and it's a colour challenge ... beautiful colour combo  ♥
Pop over and see all the teams gorgeous creations and join in the fun!!  ;) 

Supplies used:

Xcut egg dies
Echo Park papers
lace {machine stitched}
Memorybox bird die
Silky crush ribbon

Marlou ♥♥

Friday, 16 March 2012

♥ CAS-ual fridays ~ ♥

Hi there :)  .... This is my first time joining in CAS-ual Fridays challenge, I recently discovered it
Keeping it CAS ... 1.  Pattern, 2.  image,  3.  sentiment.

Supplies used:

Spotty paper ~ American crafts
Button die cut card ~ Marianne designs
Sweet bird die cuts ~ Wplus9
Sentiment ~ Papertrey
Seam binding, pearls, teeny heart button
Memory box pink gingham papers used on birdies

Thanks for looking
Have a fab weekend ♥♥
Marlou ♥♥

Tuesday, 13 March 2012

♥ The Shabby Tea rooms ~ Spring is near ♥

Yesterday I made a card for The Shabby Tea room challenge and I forgot to add dry embossing (",)
sooooo I had another go ..... LOL .... ;)  I like today's card :) nice and springy and cheery

Supplies used:

Xcut easter dies
Swiss dots embossing folder
Easter egg stamp & greeting Wplus9
Felt rose ~ I handmade :)
Seam binding
Leaf pins
Memory box dotty yellow paper
Making Memories spotty pink paper
CC banners die

Marlou xxx
Hugzzzz ♥

♥ The Shabby Tea Rooms ~ Spring is near ♥

Something a little different from me :) ... A round card (long time from I made one) and im always inspired by Sasha's gorgeous cards
I made my card for The Shabby Tea Rooms challenge ~ Spring is near  Plus they are celebrating their 2nd birthday, so a bit of a party going on over there ;)


Spellbinders circle hearts
Echo Park paper
Memory box grapevine wreath and bird dies
Memory box twig branch die
Paper rose
Easter sentiment ~ Papertrey

Thanks for looking ♥♥♥

Thursday, 8 March 2012

♥ Joanna Sheen Challenge ~ Spring is in the air ♥

I made this card for Joanna Sheen's Challenge, "Spring is in the air" :)  ♥♥

Supplies used:

Quickutz Easter egg basket die
Xcut Easter egg dies
Papertrey sentiment stamp
Silky crush ribbon
Velvet scallop ribbon {stitched on machine}
Bigz Sizzix label die
Memory box papers

Thanks for looking ♥
Marlou xx

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

♥ Let's Craft & Create ~ Buttons & bows ♥

Hi there ... it's our fortnightly challenge time again at Let's Craft & Create and the theme is"Buttons & Bows :) , so I got to use my new Boofle button embossing folder and I layered somefelt flower die cuts with a big Boofle button tied in a bow.  Pop over and see the teams lovely creations and a lovely prize to win


Boofle embossing folder
Boofle button
seam binding
felt flowers
CC banners
Wplus9 sentiment
machine stitching

Happy Tuesday
Marlou ♥♥

Sunday, 4 March 2012

♥ Allsorts Challenge ~ Spread your wings ♥

Today's card is for Allsorts challenge ~ spread your wings :)  ♥


Woodgrain embossing folder
Die-namics butterfly die
Ruffled sheer ribbon (Ribbon girls)
Papertrey Kraft card
CC banners
Sentiment - Wplus9
Machine stitching

Thanks for looking

Marlou ♥♥♥

Saturday, 3 March 2012

♥ Dies to die for challenge ~ Anything goes ♥

Over at Dies to die for the challenge is "Anything goes" as long as you use at least one die.


Bosskut baby bunny die
CC Cutters banner die
Stick pins

Enjoy your Saturday ♥♥
Marlou ♥♥

Thursday, 1 March 2012

Whitney Houston - All At Once

Just thought I would post this in memory of Whitney Houston,  I am saddened
by her passing and this song is one of my favourites growing up as a teenager ♥♥