Tuesday, January 31, 2012

you've stolen my heart ....

Evening all we have a new challenge at deep ocean and this week our theme is love you . I have used a gorgeous saturated canary image and coloured with copics papers are mme .

image-saturated canary coloured with copics
sentiment -magnolia 

entering in 
allsorts-1 or more hearts
lollipop-anything goes
make it colourful-shading red
pollycraft-favourite things(flowers,lace)
top tip tuesday-valentines

hugs sara x x x

Monday, January 30, 2012

DT call at Lovely Hanglar Only

Morning lovely bloggers im here with some news today as you may know we had a break from challenges at lovely hanglar only but now we have put together a new team and will be restarting very soon but first we are having a dt call to find 2-3 more members so if you love hanglars and want to be part of a fab team pop over HERE and grab the details the call will be running for 10 days 

hugs sara x x x

Sunday, January 29, 2012

hearts and love ...

Afternoon im back with my dt for card for simply magnolia this week we have a fab theme  of hearts and love and are sponsored by the ribbon girl. Ive used another cutie from the new collection and coloured with distress inks papers are mme 

stamp-magnolia coloured with distress inks
sentiment -magnolia
flowers-woc and kort &godt

entering in 

fussy and fancy-polka dots
simon says stamp-anything goes
totally tilda-pink and red valentines

hugs sara x x x


Afternoon all we its sunday so that means a new challenge at paper sundaes and this week our theme is valentines ,we are sponsored by the fabby tickled pink who very generously gave us some images to play with ive used aphrodite willow and coloured her with copics papers are mme 

stamp-tickled pink coloured with copics
punch-martha stewart
lace and doily -creative treasures

entering in 
4 crafty chicks-pins
craft your days away -distressing
cute card thursday -you're a gem
one stop craft challenge-stitching

hugs sara x x x

Saturday, January 28, 2012

you brighten my day...

Morning lovely bloggers ive got a saturated canary card today,another of the images i coloured at christmas , i am gradually working my way through the mountain of krista's gorgeous images i have and have kept to my word about not getting anymore untill i have coloured them all ( see kat i can do it !!! whoooo hooo!!) ,she is coloured with copics and the papers are Tilda . I have added some gorgeous lace Tracy at creative treasures sent me i gathered 2 pieces together and added some tiny beads as i went and also some cherry blossoms and roses 

image-saturated canary coloured with copics
flowers-creative treasures ,woc,prima
lace-creative treasures
die-memory box

bunnyzoes-pic inspiration
charisma cardz-pretty in pink
craft your days away-distressing
crafts and me-pink and sparkly
papertake-happy highlights

hugs sara x x x

Friday, January 27, 2012

sketch at just magnolia

morning everyone its time for a new challenge at just magnolia and this week we have a fab sketch by our lovely Jane and are sponsored by All that scraps and The ribbon girl so lots of goodies up for grabs this week .I have used tilda with daisy and coloured her with distress inks papers are lillybee

stamp-magnolia coloured with distress inks
dies -magnolia ,spellbinders and memory box
sentiment-paper make up

entering in 
addicted to stamps-summer in winter
creative inspirations-anything goes
cute card thursday-you're a gem
fab n funky -pic inspiation
mooving along with the times-blooming marvellous
paperplay-lovely lace
simon says stamp-anything goes
totally papercrafts-pearls and lace

hugs sara x x x

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

make a wish...

Morning all if got my dt card for little darlings to share today but before i get to that i have the winner of my paper sundaes blog hop prize to announce 

drawn by random org the winner is 

if you email me your address i'll get it in the post for you 


now onto this weeks challenge at little darlings ,we have a great theme this week and thats to use polka dots  ,i have used this cute little guy called catch a falling star and coloured with copics the papers are a bit of a mix i think some are 7 gypsies maybe an odd mme and one i made myself with a fab dotty background stamp !!! 

stamp-little darlings
papers-7 gypsies ,mme

hugs sara x x x

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

you are my heart...

Morning we have a new challenge at oldie but a goodie and this week we want to see hearts so a nice easy one !! sponsor this week is robyns fetish stamps. I have used 2 magnolia cuties from last year and masked them with the heart background and coloured in black and white with copics the papers are mme ,I used a magnolia so wrapped die to make a tag that pulls out so a greeting could be written .

stamps-magnolia coloured with copics
sentiment -magnolia
dies-magnolia and spellbinders

entering in 
stamp with fun-cute vintage
magnolia-licious-photo inspiration
just us girls-colour challenge

hugs sara x x x

Saturday, January 21, 2012

national colours

Evening lovely bloggers its time for another challenge at MDUC and we this week we want to see your creations made with the colours of your national flag how fun eh !! if you could tell us what the colours are on your flag and which country that would be fab ,we have our regular sponsor tildas town so join in the fun and you could win a great prize .I have used 2 stamps from crazy love and coloured with distress inks papers are maja 

stamps-magnolia coloured with distress inks 
dies-magnolia ,marianne

entering in 
polycraft -bingo(diecuts ,lace pearls)
make it colourful-blades of grass
4 crafty chics-summer in january

hugs sara x x x

Friday, January 20, 2012

dream a little dream ...

Morning all ive got a saturated canary card to share today love love love this image she is so much fun to colour with that gorgeous hair and dress ,i actually coloured her over christmas i took advantage of my dt's being quiet to just sit and colour lots of images ...sooooooo much fun !! then a few days ago this beautiful paper pad came through my door ive been looking everywhere for it then get a tip off there were some on ebay so off i ran !!!! (waves at Kat !!) arent they perfect together such gorgeous colours and to add to it yesterday i get a dt package from tracy at creative treasures full of scrummy scrummy goodies which are perfect for this card so on they go !! Tracy sent me the most beautiful box pleat ribbon which i decided to make into flowers and ive also used cherry blossoms and asters  if you havent had a nosey around creative treasures go check it out its scrummy trust me !!!

image -saturated canary colour with copics
flowers and ribbon-creative treasures
dies-memory box,spellbinders 
sentiment -craft individuals

entering in 
saturated canary -diecuts
moving along with the times-wings
flutterby wednesday-open
fab n funky -bingo (top line)
cute card thursday-music and dance
a gem of a challenge-photo inspiration

i will be back tomorrow with my mduc card 

hugs sara x x x

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

A new DT and a scrummy giveaway !!

Evening all ive just popped back to share some news ,  i got an email a few days ago from Tracy from Creative Treasures asking if i would like to be on her DT..... hmmmm i would get to use scrummy goodies from her gorgeous shop ...a no brainer really of course i said ooooh yes please !! 

Tracy is giving away some scrummy goodies have a look !!

1m Dotty Ribbon Pink,1m Dotty Ribbon Burgundy, 1m Dotty Ribbon Brown, 1m Daisy Lace, 1m Pink May Arts Lace, 1m 10mm White May Arts Lace, 1m 20mm White May Arts Lace, 1m Silky Crush Ribbon, 5 Spotty Pink Buttons, 5 Pink Sheer Blooms, 5 Cherry Blossoms, 10 Paper Doilies

just pop over and leave a comment here to be in with a chance to win 

thanks so much for asking me Tracy 
hugs sara x x x

something forgotten

morning all we have a new challenge at truly scrumptious and this time we would like you to use something forgotten ie something you bought ages ago and is still in its wrapper lol or just something you havent used for a while or had just forgotten you had .We have a fab sponsor this week whiff of joy so a great reason to have a play and see what you can find .I have used dare to dream by whiff of joy and coloured her with distress inks i havent used this stamp for ages so she is my something forgotten  ,the base shape i made with one of tim's on the edge dies and  i have used papers that were a present from my lovely friend kat arent they beautiful thank you so much kat x

stamp-whiff of joy coloured with distress inks
papers -crafty individuals
dies-tim holtz and spellbinders 
punch-martha stewart
crochet butterfly-local shop

entering in 
pollycraft-bingo (flowers,punch,pearls)
creative inspirations-fave colour plus white
bunnyzoes-photo inspiration

hugs sara x x x

Tuesday, January 17, 2012


Evening everyone ive got my dt card for deep ocean tonight this week our theme is sparkling so a fab excuse to get out the bling !! i have used a beautiful image by sara burrier and coloured her with copics she was a dream to colour i love these images definitely a few more i need in my collection !! i had fun making the flower id seen a few tutorials around for making them by basically burning with a heat tool so thought id have a play have so say lovin them !!!  there are lots of sparkly gems but of course you cant see them on the photo too well !! 

image -lady of opal by sara burrier 
coloured with -copics
flowers-handmade and woc
sentiment ticket -tim holtz
dies -magnolia

entering in 
the ribbon girl-pink and blue
papertake-buttons bows bling and bloom 
crafts and me -anything goes

hugs sara x x x

Sunday, January 15, 2012

blog hop at paper sundaes

Afternoon everyone its our birthday at paper sundaes so we are having a blog hop to celebrate there are loads of prizes up for grabs as well as some extra along the way  we have all made a card by choosing our favourite previous challenge at paper sundaes , no prizes for guessing i chose the magnolia week !!! ive used one of last springs cuties along with the balloons from the current release and coloured with distress inks papers are also magnolia .I made the heart with triple embossing and then stamped a magnolia swirl stamp into it messy but fun !!! 

stamps-magnolia coloured with distress inks
papers -magnolia 
punch-x cut
flowers-woc and kort and godt

entering in 
the dutch magnolia chickies -flowers and buttons
stamptacular-texture (embossed heart and cheesecloth)
lollipop-anything new(magnolia flower die)
fab n funky-recycle (made heart from box packaging)
creative inspirations -swirls and pearls

now for the hop details you should have arrived here from LISA'S blog if you lose your way pop back to the challenge blog and pick up the hop from the list , you need to comment on each blog and pick up a word then put them all together and leave the sentence in a comment back at the challenge to be in with a chance to win a fab prize 
you will also find some of the blogs along the way are offering prizes and i am offering  a mystery goodie bag of crafty stash to a random commenter 

the word you need from me is ROCKS

now hop on to SHANA

hugs sara x x x

with love ..

Morning all we have a new challenge at simply magnolia and this week our theme is anything but a card and  we are sponsored by scrapbooking allsorts. I decided to make a little hanging heart i crocheted the heart and stamped tilda onto some canvas paper and coloured with copics then added some dotty ribbon and flowers popped it in a cellophane bag and closed with one of the new magnolia so wrapped dies 

stamp-magnolia coloured with copics

entering in 
simon says stamp-spots /stripes
pollycraft-anything but a card
one stop crafts-spots and ribbon
moving along with the times-spots/stripes
magnolia-licious highlites-anything goes

hugs sara x x x

Friday, January 13, 2012

sketch time at just magnolia

Morning all its friday so that means a new challenge at just magnolia this week we have a sketch for you and are sponsored by 7 kids college fund who are offering a fab prize .I have used another cutie from the sweet crazy love collection still working my way through them all !! ive coloured her with copics and the papers are mme 

stamps-magnolia coloured with copics
dies-spellbinders and tim holtz

hugs sara x x x

Wednesday, January 11, 2012


Morning everyone we have a new challenge at little darlings and this week we simply want to see your favourite colours so nice and easy i have used one of the older stamps called going for a ride its such a gorgeous stamp it was the one that first caught my eye when angie first released them so had to get this one out to colour ,ive also used an alota background stamp i love that you can mix and match different stamp companies to get different looks .Ive coloured with copics and made the cloud background with inks the papers are maja and the base shape was cut with go kreate dies .Hope you can play along this week we are now picking a top 3 and all 3 get a fab prize from angie at love to stamp so well worth having a go 

stamps-little darlings and alota coloured with copics
flowers woc
dies-magnolia ,go kreate spellbinders

entering in 
wild orchid- anything goes
papertake-die cuts
cupcake-something new (magnolia flower die)

hugs sara x x x

Sunday, January 8, 2012

wild thing

hiya im back again with my card for dream valley where we have a nice and easy anything goes ,i have used my super cute new tilda im not usually one for animal prints but how cute is she !!! i have no idea what the papers are just a lucky find in my vast paper mountain !!

stamp-magnolia coloured with copics
papers-no idea but maybe dcwv ????
dies-magnolia and nesties
garland- magnolia
flowers -made with various punches

entering in 
one stop craft-bingo(distressing ,ribbon,flowers)
fussy and fancy-animal print
pollycraft-punch it
simon says stamp-new(stamp ,die)
tiptop tuesday-anything goes
crafty emma -anything goes

hugs sara x x x