*Lemon Shortbread Anything Goes My DT proj Ends 17th of July
* The Paper Shelter Diecuts & punches My DT proj Ends 18th of July
*Delicious Doodles Beside the sea My DT proj Ends 31st of July



torsdag 30. august 2012

DT Digi Doodle Shop: Vintage

It's thursday again and finally time for another challenge over at Digi Doodle Shop;) It is team Ruth's week to play, and that means I get to play too. Before I tell you about our new lovely challenge I want to thank every single one of you who played along with our Pearl challenge and you have to check in our blog to see if you are in our winner circle this week;)

There is also a new challenge over at Dutch dare card challenge if you fancy a go. The theme is Floral fantasy if you want to play along;) 

Now over to our new and lovely challenge at Digi Doodle Shop. We have vintage as a theme this week. I absolutely love that team. How about get to make something look a bit old fashioned but still beautiful? I absolutely love vintage and can't wait to see what you will make for this theme!!

As usual the prize is a $ 10 voucher to spend in our lovely Digi Doodle Shop Store!! 

My project for this challenge looks like this:




My recipe:
brown and kraft bazill
DP from Bo Bunny
Currogated paper
ticket and tag from stash
TH Clip
Cheese cloth
Distressed edges
vintage photo D.I
Sentiment from NSS saying: King birthday (in a Norwegian dialect)
walnu stain Distress stain

My image is from Digi Doodle shop store and is called Old truck 2. You can find it here under shop by type/style-> antiques. I've coloured it with these promarkers: umber, warm grey 5,3,1 and ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to play along with our lovely challenge. Have a look into our challenge blog to see what my fantastic teamies have made for this challenge!!

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Whimsy Stamps: Lots of layers
Crafts and Me: Birthdays
I Love Promarkers: Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter: Layers on Layers
Lej Designs Challenge: Anything Goes
Try it on Tuesday: Travel
Sweet stamps: A favourite teqnique (torn edges, crunched paper distressed edges)
Hooked on Crafts: Cards for men
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Tammy's Scrapin Corner: Lots of layers
Totally Stampalicious: Anything Goes

tirsdag 28. august 2012

Happy happy birthday 2 years @ Top Tip Tuesday

It is tuesday again and finally time for another challenge over at Top Tip Tuesday. We are celebrating that this challenge blog has stayed on for two years now and I have to say for the time I have been aboard I've enjoyed this challenge sincerely!! Thanks for having me girls;)

I am actually hosting this challenge and have a tutorial going on for you @ the challenge blog. So you'll need to go have a peek at that one.

Happy Birthday to us

THEME

Birthday Gifts

ie - gifts, Wrapping/box/bag,
or use an image of a gift

Our sponsors for this challenge is:



Waiting on a New banner for the prize
Prize for one lucky winner

Stamp and Create is an on-line store based in the US. We ship worldwide with reasonable shipping prices.
We specialize in Rubber Stamps and Scrapbook supplies. Some of the companies we carry are: Wags 'n Whiskers Rubber Stamps, High Hopes Rubber Stamps, Whiff of Joy, The Greeting Farm, Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps, Stampavie, Whimsy Stamps, Emerald Faeries, Basic Grey, My Mind's Eye, Echo Park, Ribbon, Charms, embellishments, dies, and more!

Meljen's Store
4 images of winners choice.
Meljens Designs is a lovely stamp company owned and illustrated by Melissa Jenkins. She illustrates whimsical rubber and digital images inspired by her kids and family. Meljen's Designs has a new challenge every Thursday, and a Guest Designer each month at the Meljen's Designs Blog. Please visit the adorable line of Meljen's Designs stamps at our store HERE to browse all of Melissa's lovely designs! You can also see Melissa's exclusive rubber stamps at her corner of Whimsy Stamps, too!  Don't forget to join Meljen's Designs on Facebook HERE to take advantage of special sales and promotions that are just for her facebook fans!


My project this week is a tutorial on TTT blog site of a picnic box. You can find my tutorial at the challenge blog, and I am inspired by Randi's tutorial here


I've chosen to go with the sentiment on to a butterfly and then attached it to the side of the handle

Picture from the top 

Another picture from the side 



Closeup of the image attached to a diecut heart 
My recipe:
green bazill
DP from Maja design and Prima
Diecuts: Butterfly, heart
Roses from WOC and Storyteller
Pearl swirls from Prima
Doily from Kutt ut
Brads from stash
Shabby shutters D.I
Sentiment from Whimsy stamps
Magnets from Familieskatter

My image is from our sponsor Mejlens Designs and is called Birthday Cake Oopsy bear. I've coloured it with these promarkers: cocoa, cinnamon, tan, sandstonesunflower, dusky rose, baby pink, pale pink, denim blue, grey green, tea green and ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to go have a play along with our birthday challenge!! Please visit our challenge blog to see what my very talented teamies have made for this challenge. 

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Craft your passion: Embossing (butterfly is dry embossed)
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Eureka Stamps: Anything Goes
Forever Friends: Anything Goes
Totally Stampalicious: Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge: Anything Goes
OSAAT; Use a digi
Robyn's Fetish: Anything but a card
A gem of challenge: Animals or teddies
Bunny Zoe's Crafts: Summer

mandag 27. august 2012

Frogs & snails and puppy dog tails (Boys) @ Incy Wincy Designs


It is monday again and time for my second blogpost of the day. If you are looking for my Whoopsi Daisy post please scroll down for it;) We have a brand new challenge over at Incy Wincy as well. First of all I want to thank those of you who dared play along with us on our Inspiration Photo challenge. If you played along and are wondering if you are one of our favourites you got to check our challenge blog.

Now over to our fabby new challenge.... as you probably noticed of the headline of this post it is all about the boys this time around. So go get started on the boy cards and get them shipped in to us. We want to see it.

We have some lovely sponsors as well:
  PRIZE is 4 rolls of RIBBON!!! 

and
Kenny K downloads
Digi and rubber stamps from KennyK are a fun and edgy way to add the perfect dose of attitude and style to all of your creations!    The creator, the artist, the man: KennyK is a NYC-born professional illustrator who has brought his funky-but-slick, urban-influenced look to the cardmaking and papercrafts world.  His signature style can be seen throughout his various collections of sexy pinup babes, sweet'n sassy girls, cool rockin'dudes, kid’s stuff, retro characters and more at KennyKDownloads.com.
PRIZE is 4 DIGIS!!!

What are little boys made of?
What are little boys made of?
Slugs and snails
And puppy-dogs' tails,
That's what little boys are made of.

My project for this week's challenge looks like this:



My recipe:
brown and kraft bazill
white currogated paper
Stars from stash
TH diecuts, oval diecut
Sticker letters from  adornit
All edges distressed
Stormy sky D.I

My image is from Kenny K our lovely sponsor and is called Sportsfan. He's coloured with these promarkers: ivory, blush,tan, dusky rose, china blue, cornflower, blue pearl, denim blue, tea green, grey green, umber, warm grey 5,3, marsh green, moss, pear green, cocoa, cinnamon, chestnut, sandstone, ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to take a look into our challenge blog and see what my talented teamies have made for this challenge. 

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Hooked on crafts: Cards for men
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Tammy's Scrapin Corner: Lots of layers
Crazy Challenge:Anything Goes
Catered Crop: Distress
Kenny's Krafty Krew: Anything Goes
The squirrel and the fox:One for the men
Craft your days away: Anything Goes

DT Whoopsi Daisy: Two patterned papers

It is monday again and time for my first blogpost of the day. We have a lovely new challenge for you over at Whoopsi Daisy. Before I tell you about that I want to thank all of you that played along our challenge last week. There were loads of great entries and if you played along and wonder whether you are our winner, you got to check our challenge blog right now;)

We have a lovely new challenge and we also have a brand new teamie at team B. The lovely Elaine was asked to join in after last week's challenge and to our luck she said yes. It is so awsome you decided to join in on our team Elaine;)

Our new challenge is to use at least two patterned papers. How hard can that be? I love layering up, and I know plenty of you do to. So get those patterned papers and play along with our challenge. 

The winner will get 1 sheet of free choice from the Whoopsi Daisy store, or 2 sheets if you deciede to use a WD image;)

My project for this challenge looks like this:



My recipe:
blue and pink bazill
DP from Maja design
Flowers from WOC, Kort & Godt and Storyteller
Lace from WOC
Pearls from Kaiser
Sentiment from Norsk stempelblad saying: A big salute for a great girl" in Norwegian
All edges distressed
stormy sky D.I

My image is from sheet 358 and is coloured with these promarkers: ivory, blush, tan, dusky rose, china blue, cornflower, blue pearl, denim blue, tea green, grey green, baby pink, pale pink, marsh green, moss, pear green, cinnamon, sandstone, cocoa, primrose and ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to take a look into our challenge blog and see what my fabby teamies have made for this challenge!!

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Paper Makeup Challenge: Use a digi
Forever Friends Challenge: Anything Goes
Tammy's Scrapin Corner: Lots of layers
Catered Crop: Distress
Sketchy Colours: # 128(pink, blue green,white)
CLP Challenge: Sketch

lørdag 25. august 2012

DT Totally Gorjuss: Baby baby

It is saturday again and time for another challenge over at Totally Gorjuss. We have a brand new challenge for you, but before I tell you about that I want to thank those of you who played along with our Strings the thing challenge.
If you played along and are wondering if you are our lucky winner then you got to check our challenge blog!!

We have a fabby new challenge for you as well... as you might have spotted the header says Baby baby... So yes we want to see those sweet sweet baby cards, goodness knows how many sweet baby stamps there are out there... so you can go mad all you like as long as it is baby related;)

Our sponsor for this lovely challenge is

My project for this challenge looks like this:



My recipe:
green and pink bazill
DP from Prima and Pion design
Flowers from WOC, kort & Godt and Storyteller
Lace from Kort & Godt
Ribbon leftover from a former DT
Cheesecloth
Pearls
Diecuts: Magnolia heart tag, lacey oval
All edges distressed
Sentiment from Whimsy stamps
Crystal stickles

My image is from Mo Manning and is called baby girl s. She is coloured with these promarkers: ivory, blush, tan, dusky rose, cinnamon, sandstone, primrose, baby pink, pale pink and ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to have a look into our challenge blog to see what my talented teamies have made for this challenge!

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
ATC's and cards with attitude: Anything Goes
Fat pages and cards with attitude: Anything Goes
Stempelsonnen Challenge: Children
Bronte and Bella's Challenge: Distressing 
Charisma Cardz: Lace
Little Miss Muffet: Pink, pink, pink
Crafty Sentiments: Flowers
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge: Let's hear it for the girls
Cutie Pie Challenge: Borders and frames

torsdag 23. august 2012

DT Dutch Dare Card Challenge: Bling is the thing

It's thursday again and time for another challenge over at Dutch Dare Card Challenge. We have a fabby new challenge for you, but before I tell you about that I want to thank everyone of you who played along with our furry friends theme. There were some lovely furry creatures you sent in for our challenge. Loved them all;)

Now over to our new challenge, but before I tell you about that, we have some new lovely teammembers that will be joining in on our lovely team. On my team we have the fabby Lisa M (that is also a teamie over at TTT for those of you that know that challenge too)  and Helen joining us. So would you please pop in on their blogs and give them a warm welcome. We also have some new members at team A joining in on the challenges next week: Eva Marie, Vicky and Caz.

There is also a fab new challenge over at Digi Doodle Shop if you would like to play along with that one later on today.

Our challenge at Dutch dare this week is Bling is the thing and we have the lovely Di's Digi's.

My project looks like this:



My recipe:
Cream bazill
DP from Pion
vintage photo D.I
Leaves from Prima
swirl from prima
Sentiment from LOTV
Crystal stickles
crushed velvet lily white flock

My image is from Tickled Pink stamps and is called Tickled winter little Evie. She is coloured with these promarkers: cornflower, blue pearl, china blue, denim blue, tea green, grey green, ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to have a look into our challenge blog to see what my fabby teamies have made for this challenge!!

I'll deliver for these challenges
(be adding in after work today)

onsdag 22. august 2012

Q for Quilting @ ABC Christmas challenge

Before I tell you about our new challenge I want to thank all of my followers that are leaving such lovely comments in my blog. I am sorry I haven't been around as much as I should lately, but I've had some crazy times going on lately. I will be around as soon as thing calm a bit down over here, and look into your lovely blogs to leave you some love back. I have not forgotten about you!!

It is wednesday again and it has already gone two weeks since our last challenge. I can't believe how fast time flies when you are having fun;) It is finally time for a new challenge here at ABC Christmas Challenge;) Before I tell you about our new challenge I want to thank every one of you who played along with our P for Paper Piecing Challenge. I absolutely loved all the entries and personally I found that challenge very delightful.
If you played along and are wondering if you are our winner, then you really should check into our challenge blog!!

Now here we are with a new challenge for you to enjoy. This time around we want to see Q for Quilting. Have a go at making patwork background of paper. Use your imagination, it can be stitched together or just pieces of patterned paper or cardstock in different colours cut and put together to make a quilt. 

Our Fabulous Sponsors are:
With a lovely prize of a gift Voucher

and we also have the Fabulous

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My project for this challenge looks like this:


(will add a better photo after work tomorrow)
My recipe: red, green and kraft bazill
DP from Ladybug, and papirdesign
Flowerribbon
Sentiment from LOTV
Embossed
Distressed edges
Shabby shutters and vintage photo D.I

My image is from Whoopsi daisy new scene range. I absolutely love her new christmas range and they are so versatile too;) I've coloured it with these promarkers: ivory, blush, tan, dusky rose, burgundy, crimson, poppuy, marsh green, moss, pear green, cinnamon, sandstone, caramel, primrose, ginger, sunflower and ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to have a look into our challenge blog to see what my talented teamies have made for this challenge!!

I'll deliver for these challenges
Crafty Sentiments: Flowers
My time to craft: Christmas in august
Lollipop Crafts: Anything Goes
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge: Anything Goes
Card a day: Embossing
Divas by design: Anything Goes

tirsdag 21. august 2012

New images in store @ Whoopsi Daisy

As promised I said I would showcase some of Linnie's new gorgeous images.You can get them all here at the Whoopsi Daisy store. Today I have one of her new scenes that she has made in the spirit of winter & christmas. This girl that I am showcasing with this snowman is just perfect for those winter cards, and I bet a lot of you really would love to play around with some of them too. I know I wanna play with them all, and I am so fortunate to get to see them even before you did. But as you might have discovered, they are in Linnie's store now. So you can purchase all of them.




My recipe:
white, kraft and blue glittery bazill
DP from Maja design (just love them)
Flowers from WOC, storyteller and rest from stash
feather bought on ebay
Pearls from a friend
Glittery paper bought at Scrapshop
Heart tag from magnolia doohickeys
cheesecloth
crushed velvet lily white flock
star dust stickles
tattered angels Dazzling Diamonds
stormy sky and Vintage photo D.I
Distressed edges
sentiment from LOTV

My image is as I told you from Linnie's new range at the Whoopsi Daisy store and is from sheet ws3. You can even get them precoloured. Isn't she gorgeous? She is coloured with these promarkers: ivory, blush, tan, dusky rose, cinnamon, sandstone, caramel, cornflower, china blue, blue pearl., moss, marsh green, pear green, warm grey 5, umber, warm grey 2, tulip yellow, denim blue, tea green, grey green and primrose.

Now I hope I've inspired you enough to run to the store and buy these lovely new images. 

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Bearly Mine: Anything Goes
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiments: Flowers
Deep Ocean Challenge: Deep blue
Forever Friends: Anything Goes
House of Gilli: Add a sentiment
Simon Says Stamp and show: Anything Goes

mandag 20. august 2012

DT Incy Wincy: Photo Inspiration

It is monday again and it is finally time for another challenge over at Incy Wincy. I can't believe how fast time flies, it feels like I just posted last week's challenge. Firstly I want to thank those of you who played along with our beachy challenge. If you played along and are wondering whether you are our winner for this challenge, you gotta check our challenge blog a little later on;) 

There is also a new challenge going on over at Whoopsi Daisy where the theme is to include a sentiment, if you fancy having a go over there too;)

Now on to this week's challenge. We've got a photo inspiration challenge for you at Incy Wincy this time around. So take a good look at the picture below and get inspired and make us a lovely card for this week's challenge too;)

Isn't this a lovely sunset? I bet you can get inspired by some colours, the theme, landscape or parts of this image. 

We also have this lovely sponsor for this week's challenge:

My card:



My recipe:
green and blue bazill
DP from Maja design
Doily from Kutt ut
Flowers from WOC & Kort &Godt
Ribbon from Bikuben
Swirls from Florish with a bling
Pearls from Kort & Godt
Swirl from Prima
Lace from WOC
Stormy sky D.I
Ditressed edges

My image is from our lovely sponsor the Paper Shelter and is called Gypsy Dance. She is coloured with these promarkers: ivory, blush, tan, dusky rose, marsh green, moss, pear green, china blue, cornflower, blue pearl, cinnamon, caramel, sandstone, primrose, grey green, sunflower and ice grey 1.

Now I hope I've inspired you to have a look into our challenge blog to see what my fabby teamies have made for this challenge!!

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Divas by design: Sketch
Lollipop Crafts: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp and show: Anything Goes
Tammy's Scrapin' Corner: Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge: Anything Goes
Just some Lines: Layer it up
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge: Let's hear it for the girls

søndag 19. august 2012

New Whoopsi Daisy CD over at Joanna Sheen

There is a new Daisy CD over at the Joanna Sheen store now, there are plenty of gorgeous images that you are gonna love!! I am going to showcase some of them this week, and my teamies are also going to showcase some of them . I hardly can't wait. Great bunch of lovely winter images too. Especially the lovely snowman that I have set my eyes on to showcase too;) You can click on the image below or in the sidebar and it'll take you straight to this lovely new CD;)

There is also a great way to get a peek of what is on the CD  here. And you can check out some of the samples here too. 

lørdag 18. august 2012

DT Totally Gorjuss: Strings the thing

It's saturday again and time for another challenge over at Totally Gorjuss. We have a lovely new challenge for you, but before I tell you about that, I want to thank those of you who played along with our Lacy Lacy challenge. If you played along and are wondering if you are our winner you really should check into our challenge blog!!

Now I want to tell you about our new challenge. We have a new easy peasy theme going on for you and it is "Strings the thing". How hard can that be? We also have a lovely sponsor for this week's challenge as well as it is 

Here's my card for this week's challenge:


My recipe:
pink and grey bazill
DP from kort og godt and maja design
charm from Kutt ut
Pearls from Familieskatter
Diecuts: doily from cheery lynn, heart tag from magnolia and corner swirl from memory box
String from Kort & Godt
All edges distressed

My image is from Mo's digital pencil  with this gorgeous girl blowing bubbles. She is coloured with these challenges: ivory, blush, tan, dusky rose, cocoa, cinnamon, primrose, warm grey 5,2, umber, baby pink, tea rose, grey green, tea green, denim blue and ice grey 1. 

Now I hope I've inspired you to have a look into our challenge blog to see what my talented teamies have made for this challenges.

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Sketch N' Stash: Sketch
Frosted Designs: Twine/ribbons
Inky Impressions: Pearls and/or rhinestones
Whimsy Inspiration: Lots of layers
Anything Goes: Summer challenge
Digital Tuesday: Childs play
Going grey with scrap creations: Kids theme
Critter Sketch: Use a digi