Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Hearts and Flowers.....at PTW

Yep its that time of year again when the UK go mad for Hearts and flowers. Of course thats grand when you have a sweetheart but quite depressing when you dont  lol  So why not make yourself a card, you know you are worth it :) and then enter it into this weeks challenge over at Papertake Weekly to be in with a chance to win fab prizes.

Our Guest designers for Feb and March are the wonderfully talented
Pauline C and Debs

For my card I used a Kenny K topper from the Hobby House and old papers  from Cosmo Cricket I had in my stash.

Monday, 11 February 2013

Sketcharoony at Cupcake challenges.

Head over to Cupcake challenges, follow this sketch to be in to win a prize from Di's digitals.
Stamp - PI cute as a button
Buttons - the Ribbon Girl

Sunday, 10 February 2013


Bridal and Bling from

1 metre of ivory faux silk

1 metre of 5mm white pearl bead string

1 metre of 3mm irridescent bead string

1 metre of 16mm ivory pleated satin braid

1 x 50cm piece of ivory pearl rose organza

1 bunch of diamante stephanotis

1 bunch of small ivory gardenia

1 x 15mm clear crystal and diamante embellishment

1 x 22mm ivory pearl and diamante round embellishment

1 x 25mm 'Starburst' diamante embellishment

The winner will be picked at random and announced on Saturday 16th February


Tuesday, 5 February 2013

New challenge at PTW

Its Anything Goes time over at PTW with an optional extra is to use lemon / yellow as it's Shrove Tuesday today. We are being Sponsored by LOTV.

Sunday, 3 February 2013

Feb Card Challenge

It's time  for  the first of 2013 Card Challenge at the Ribbon Girl blog. The Card Challenge  will be held on the first Sunday of every month  The Design Team are  Becky, Dawny, Debbie, Jane B, (myself)  Jane J, Jo, Katy, Lucy, Mary, Sara, Teresa, Tiets and Vicky  and we are also welcoming Sylvie who is joining the  team along with her beautiful creative style.

The challenge will run for a week and this month we want to see your 'Love You or Valentine' cards. We continue to be sponsored for the  Card Challenge by Lili Of The Valley who are offering the winner a stamp of their choice and the Ribbon Girl who have given a £10 voucher towards a spending spree in their online store


 Rules are simple - create a new card project following the theme, blog about it mentioning this challenge then use the InLinkz button  to link your project. The winner will be drawn randomly and the challenge closes at 9PM (UK time) on Saturday 9th February

For my card above I used the following all available from the Ribbon Girl :carnations, pink beaded swirls, seambinding, engraved heart charm ,button twine, cheesecloth

Hope you joing us and pop  over to the other DT's blogs to see their lovely creations
Jane x

Im entering this into the ABC challenge - dots