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}
Pearls
Memorybox bird die
Silky crush ribbon

Hugzz
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
Pearls
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 ;)

Supplies:

Spellbinders circle hearts
Echo Park paper
Memory box grapevine wreath and bird dies
Memory box twig branch die
Pearls
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
Pearls
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

Supplies:

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 :)  ♥

Supplies:

Woodgrain embossing folder
Die-namics butterfly die
Pearls
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.

Supplies:

Bosskut baby bunny die
CC Cutters banner die
Ribbon
Stick pins
Pearls

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 ♥♥

Marlou