Monday, November 30, 2009

Pile It On - Flourishes & Flowers!

This weeks PIO is brought to us by Mona of Cupcake Creations, so fun!
And you know me... still in Christmas mode! :)

Merry Christmas

Pile it On - Flowers & Flourishes

  • SophistiCat Ribbon & Buttons
  • Charisma Cards -Anything Christmas
  • ResQ Challenge - Felt
  • Color Create - Red, Green, White
  • Limelight - Sketch
    • Saturday, November 28, 2009

      Bellarifiic Fun!

      Great sketch as Bella this week... check it out Here!

      Happy Holidays
      I colored the bubble tree to match the my minds eye paper!
      Friday, November 27, 2009

      Loonie Stampers Challenge # 68!

      This weeks picks was Jewels and I am not going to lie... I was scared at first but as per usual, I was very happy once I seen the colors together. The tought part for me was the gold... even if I use a metalic and that is a strong "if". I gravitate towards silver so anywhoodles...
      Here is my card...


      Now let's see what the loonies came up with...

      Jewels Maria Char Wendy Regs
      Thursday, November 26, 2009

      Moxie Fab Trigger Tuesday!

      Moxie Fab's Trigger Tuesday challenge this week is this amazing pillow... I want it!
      How could I not play!
      Since FALL is my favorite season I thought I would incorporate a few of my favorite thinks right now into my card...
      Papertrey Ink - hello ribbon, button, twine combo
      Embossing folders - my newest being this quickutz one!
      Crate Paper - every collection!
      Owls - ca-ute!
      Thanks for popping by!

      CAS Fall To Layout # 69!

      I always love these sketches and this one is no exception!
      You can do so many different things with them!

      Check out the HERE!

      Merry Christmas

      Stuff... Everything is Papertrey Ink except the liquid pearls by Ranger.
      Wednesday, November 25, 2009

      Papertrey Ink Blog Hop!

      Woo Hoo... Papertrey Blog Hop day! HERE is where you need to go if you have no idea what I am talking about but if you do... here is my project!

      Gift Bag

      Sorry for the terrible picture, I am in Canada and we have had about 3 minutes of sun in the last 4 days! Grrrrrrrr!

      Anyway, go hop!

      Little Red Wagon #4!

      Hey Everyone, it was my turn to choose the challenge for Little Red Wagon and I choose buttons, the more the better! They are one of my favorite embellies!
      Here is my card...


      Now head over as the rest of the DT will be posting their button creations along with any participants!
      Schtuff... Everything on this card is papertrey except the QuicKutz embossing folder and the scallop nestie die.
      Tuesday, November 24, 2009

      2SF's Challenge!

      This is a card I made on the weekend for the 2SF's online crop! Laura's challenge was to use felt and twine! LOVE IT!
      I used some old basic grey ornament stickers to lay over the felt and cut it out! Then I just pullled that ugly sticker off... lol!
      Monday, November 23, 2009

      2 Scrapbook Friends Online Crop!

      This little 8 x 8 layout was for Shelby's challenge to use 5 circles, 4 flowers, 3 pattern papers, 2 different font and 1 picture... all things I would like never do so I did it!


      Thanks for looking... and you can see more of the challenges, etc on the 2SF Forum.

      It is my turn to issue the Little Red Wagon challenge on Wednesday so make sure go pop over there to play!
      Sunday, November 22, 2009

      Card Patterns #42!

      Great sketch over at Card Patterns this week as soon as I seen it... I knew what I was going to do!

      Merry Christmas

      Made my new little Bella Lollipop Christmas-y!
      Saturday, November 21, 2009

      Retro Bella!

      Bellariffic Friday this week was use an original bella and I have quiet a few so I got right down to it!


      Make sure you jump over and get ready for next challenge... Stamping Bella, it's a sketch!

      Cards Blog... Big Bows

      The Cards blog challenge was to use a big bow... easy peasy right?

      So I whipped this little ditty up!
      Love kraft cardstock!

      December 25th

      Thanks for popping by... I am building a blog candy so stay tuned!
      Oh and I did a scrapbook layout... crazy huh!

      Friday, November 20, 2009

      Moxie Fab Trigger Tuesday - Topping the Table!

      So if you have ever been to my blog you know my style and you know that I LOVE these little napkins! Gorgeous! So how could I not play... these SCREAM white space! :)
      It said to make it seasonal but I am in total Christmas mode so I had to make it Christmas-y and cheeky!
      Kiss Me
      If you are afraid of white space... this Moxie Fab Trigger Tuesday is for you now go play!
      Off to see New Moon tonight! Yes, I am one of those... bwahahaha!

      Loonie Stampers Challenge #67

      This weeks picks was Wendy's and clearly we have done something horrible to her... lol! I kid, I ended up really liking my card (that I made last night near midnight).


      Now let's see what the loonies came up with...

      Jewels Maria Char Wendy Regs
      This outta be good, there has got to have been some cheaters with this color combo!
      Thursday, November 19, 2009


      Bet you are wondering what the heck that stands for.. lol It is a new challenge clog called
      Everything But The Kitchen Sink and let's just say it has a real home-y feel to it!
      The have a sketch on right now as their challenge and I loved it!

      Removed for Pub

      Also love this crate paper! It's awesome!

      Little Red Wagon Challenge #3

      It was Karan's turn to call the shots over at Little Red Wagon and she picked a favorite of hers... distress!
      Yikes, this was a tough one for me but I did it! And here is my card!
      Merry Christmas

      I striped my bella scrappy stamp with copics to match my card! Oh and to get that soft texture background to the snowflakes I crimped my cardstock one way and then again the oposite way. So fun!
      Now head on over and check out the rest of the DT samples and participants under the comments!
      Wednesday, November 18, 2009

      No YOU Rock!

      Seriously had the most amazing time in Linda Heavens class at Stamping Bella on the weekend and then more fun at 2 Scrapbook Friends last night hel,ping all those ladies color their new bellas with their new copics!

      I may have picked up a few bella stamps so keep an eye out...

      You Rock~

      So I think from now on I will try to include the copics I use!
      R83, R85
      YG11, YG13, YG17
      B00, B02, B05
      Of course can't forget the glitter and glaze!
      Monday, November 16, 2009


      Forgot to post my Bellariffic Friday card on Frida so here it is...

      I heart you

      Clearly I am enjoying the bella! I also had a great time at Linda Heaven's class on the weekend! So much FUN!
      Sunday, November 15, 2009

      Pile It On ~ 3 Flowers & 5 Pearls!

      Tricky little challenge for Pile It On this week! Had tons of fun with it though!

      B-day 600

      Pile It On - 3 Flowers & 5 Pearls
      Kewl Stamps n More - Red, Chocolate, Kraft & White
      Just Us Girls - Embossing & Birthday
      Clean and Simple Stamping - Sketch
      Frosted Designs - Bling It On
      Tuesday Taggers: No Pattern Paper
      Quixotic- Stitching
      Saturday, November 14, 2009

      Moxie Fab Trigger Tuesday!

      Stunning Trigger Tuesday pic this week...

      And here is my card...

      Good Luck!
      Too much on this card to list but if you have any questions let me know!

      Fall To Layout # 67~

      Another great Sketch by Clean and Simple Stamping... it was suppposed to have an embellie on either side of the circle but I think the border punch I used was enough! :)

      Happy Birthday
      Thanks to Maria for this image from when the Loonies were in Delaware!
      Hope you like!
      Friday, November 13, 2009

      Loonie Stampers Challenge

      This weeks picks was Maria's and it screamed BOY and you know what... I am short on BOY cards! This color combo scared me at first but I love it! Brilliant Maria and I will definitely be using this again and again!

      You're My Favorite

      Now let's see what the loonies came up with...

      Jewels Maria Char Wendy Regs

      Everything is PTI on this card with the exception of the Martha green paint pen!
      Thursday, November 12, 2009

      JUGS Challenge!

      I always do the JUGS Challenge but forget to post! I still haven't posted the picture card yet... lol!
      Well this time was a great sketch so here is my card!

      Stuff... Cardstock - Papertrey Ink & Stampin Up, Stamps - Papertrey Ink & CC Designs, Ink - Momento & Papertrey Ink, Border Punches - Fiskars & Martha Stewart, Ribbon - From My Sweater!
      Wednesday, November 11, 2009

      Little Red Wagon... Challenge 2!

      Time for challenge number 2 and I love it... brought to you by Rosanne ~ use your Christmas scraps from last year!
      Perfect cause here is my "last years" scraps...
      Scenic Route... jealous right!

      So I made 2 little circle cards... fun!

      Joy & Noel
      Now let's head over and check out all the girlfriend's projects... Little Red Wagon
      Sunday, November 08, 2009

      Card Trends... Newpaper Challenge!

      Here is a card I did for the Card Trends challenge to use newspaper on your card! So fun...

      Anywho me card is below or you can see it on the Cards Blods !! Super exciting!

      Merry Christmas

      MC Close Up
      Stuff... Cardstock, Ribbon, Button, Twine & Ink - Papertrey Ink, Stamp - Stamping Bella, Crackle Paint - Ranger, Pattern Paper - October Afternoon, Snowflake Punch - Martha Stewart, White Pen - Inksentials, Lace - Fabricland.
      Friday, November 06, 2009

      Happy Birthday Char!

      Yay, we are celebrating Char's birthday today and do we have an eyeful of awesomeness for you!
      Check out my card for her... I used those flowers because they are very similar to her faves!
      I also used my new Bella Scrappy border stamp cause it is fast becoming one of my faves!

      Happy Birthday
      Now grab a cup of coffe or a latte and settle in...
      And of course Char (don't forget to say happy b-day)

      So fun!

      Now get a cup of coffee or a latte and settle in...
      Thursday, November 05, 2009

      Fall To Layout # 66!

      Another awesome sketch from Clean & Simple and more Bella & Copics! I promise a little something different soon!
      Ha and that twig is actually from the bushes.. lol!

      Warm Hugs
      Thanks for looking and let me know if you have any questions!

      Moxie Fab... Trigger Tuesday!

      Stunning Trigger Tuesday pic over at Moxie Fab from Kimberly Crawford!
      You know me... had to play! lol

      Thank You
      Go play!
      Wednesday, November 04, 2009

      Get Sketchy #12!

      Hellur, have you seen the prize over at Get Sketchy ... I would simply pass out!
      Took this oportunity to play with my new Bella Monstah Bash stamp and my copics!

      You rock!
      Wish me luck!

      Blog Award!

      What a nice surprise to receive this little ditty from one of the kewlest scrappers I know... Pinky !!
      Now to pass it along... I think I will celebrate the new challenge blogs we have started and extend it to my friends... the DT!

      Hello, make sure you come back I have a ton of cards over the next couple of days!

      Little Red Wagon... First Challenge!

      Woo hoo... we have issued our first challenge over at Little Red Wagon and our very own Regs drew the short straw and is up first. lol
      Her challenge was to use some left over scrappy packaging!
      Here is my card... I used the backing from a package of Jillibean Sprouts, journalling tags!

      Make sure you head over and in the comment section will be the rest of the teams samples! Hopefully you can play along and link your card up too! :)
      Tuesday, November 03, 2009

      Moxie Fab... Plum Crazy!

      Loved the inspiration photos in this challenge, especially the first one! Gorge! I was so tempted to just recreate those and make a card!
      Check out the challenge here... Moxie Fab... Plum Crazy
      and here is my take on PLUM!
      I heart you
      Lovin my new Stampin Bella Stamps! Yum!
      Sctuff... Cardstock & Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Stamps - Stampin Bella, Glitter CS - DCWV, Copics, White Pen -Inksentials, Ink - Memento.

      JUGs 3D Flower Challenge!

      I totally missed the deadline on the 3D Flower Challenge at Just Us Girls but I thought I would post the card anyways cause I love it! :)
      Happily Ever After
      I love all the different textures... from the glass flower, to the fuzzy brad, grosgrain ribbon and embossed paper!
      I received this beautiful alsmost glass flower from Avril and it was so pretty I figured I would make a card around it! :)
      Monday, November 02, 2009

      Moxie Fab... Tuesday Trigger!

      Hello isn't Courtney's choice for Moxie Fab's Trigger Tuesday adorable! I couldn't help get kitchy with it!
      All hand cut out of felt... oh to be a kid again!
      Thanks for stopping bye!
      Sunday, November 01, 2009

      Little Red Wagon... Challenges!

      There is a fun new challenge blog called Little Red Wagon that you will have to check out! Each Wednesday one of The Girlfriends on the blog will post a new challenge that will hopefully motivate you to try something new with your wagon full of paper crafting goodies. The first challenge will be posted this Wednesday, November 4th, and we hope you will play along.

      I am so super excited to be part of this new challemge blog, the ladies are fantastic!
      Check it out... Little Red Wagon !!

      Pile It On - Thanks!

      Time for Pile It On and it was a great challenge! THANKS, there is always someone to give thanks to, isn't there! :)

      Thanks  Sweetie


      Belli Challenges - Raffia or Twine
      SP Color Combo - Red, Blue, Kraft & White (love it)
      Clean & Simple - Sketch 65
      Cuttlebug Challenges - Your Favorite (my is cupackes from my co-worker Brandy)
      Go play! :)