Friday, August 30, 2013

CHA LDRS Release - Vintage Violet......

Hello!

Just popping in to give you an update. I have suffered a whiplash injury which has forced me to put a hold on my crafting. I am hoping that with time and physio that I will be back to normal soon. But, in the meantime I cannot craft. I have some stuff I had already made which I can show you for a time. But, not sure how long I will be out of action. So here is a bag I made using 'Violet Vintage' a CHA release Saturated Canary from Little Darlings Rubber Stamps.


Colouring - Distress Ink Pads
Image - Violet Vintage LDRS
Paper - Maja
Seam Binding, Flower, Cheesecloth - The Ribbon Girl
Sentiment - LDRS
Border die - Magnolia


Thank you all so much for your visit!
Take care and keep well!

love
kim xxx


Thursday, August 22, 2013

LOTV Blog Hop!.......

Hello!

Excited today as LOTV is hosting a DT Blog Hop to celebrate the launch of their fabulous new Christmas stamps which will be released on the 25th August!


Here is my blog hop card. Love this sweet image 'A Star on Top'!
Colouring - Distress Ink Pads
Paper - Maja
Sentiments - LOTV
Rusty Star, Gold Thread,  Roses, Pearl Sprig, Diamant√© Brads - The Ribbon Girl


Everything has been distressed with Vintage Photo. Clear crackle paint has been added to the Sentiments.

There is a most brilliant prize to be won on our blog hop a full set of the new Christmas Stamps that is 20 stamps!  How fabulous is that and it is a secret which blog has the prize. So to be sure to be in the prize draw do visit each blog leaving a post!

Here is a list of all the blogs taking part!



Don't forget to stop by the Ideas to Inspire blog on Saturday evening where the winner of that amazing prize will be announced!

Thank you so much for your visit and good luck!

The next blog to visit from me is the lovely Lou!

love
kim xxx



Friday, August 16, 2013

LOTV Sneak Peek....................

Hello!


I hope your week has been a good one and you have lovely things in store for the weekend!
Today I would like to share with you a sneak peek of one of the latest soon to be released LOTV Christmas images.


This is 'Snow Buddies'. So super cute!
I have coloured my image with distress ink pads.
Everything has been distressed with Tim's Paper Distresser and edged with vintage photo.
Paper - Maja
Gold Ribbon, Berries, Roses, Tulle - The Ribbon Girl
Sentiments - LOTV


Thank you so much for your visit with me!
Wishing you a fabulous weekend!

love
kim xxx


Monday, August 12, 2013

LOTV Sneaky Peak Time!........

Hello!



I hope you had a great weekend!
Exciting day today as I have a  LOTV sneak peek to share with you!
LOTV will soon be releasing 20 more delicious new Christmas images of the 2013 Christmas release!


This is 'Swirly Fir Tree'. 
Colouring - Distress Ink Pads
Paper - Maja
Silver Mesh, Velvet Ribbon - The Ribbon Girl
Metal Corners, Flowers - WOC
Sentiment - LOTV


Lots of Star Dust Stickles.

Thank you so much for your visit with me!
Look out for further LOTV sneaky peeks over the next two weeks from the rest of the LOTV design team!

love
kim xxx


Thursday, August 8, 2013

Christmas Goodies!......

Hello!

I hope you are all well and everything is good with you!

Today I have one of the new LOTV Christmas releases to share with you.


This is 'Christmas Goodies' she is so adorable!
I have coloured her with distress ink pads.
I have distressed everything with Tim's paper distresser and edged with vintage photo.
I have also added Inka gold to my paper with picket fence crackle paint.
I have also cut two Father Christmas' from the paper and covered these with rock candy crackle paint.
Paper - Maja
Seam Binding, Velvet Ribbon, Metal Snowflake, Cheesecloth - The Ribbon Girl
Flowers - WOC
Tag dies - Magnolia


Thank you so much for your visit and comments. I thank you so much!

love
kim xxx


Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Haley and Harley!......

Hello!

Today I have a new Little Darlings Rubber Stamps CHA release to share with you.


This is Haley and Harley a Saturated Canary Rubber Stamp.
I have stamped her with black stazon onto 300gsm water colour paper.
To colour I have used distress ink pads.
I have white gessoed a brown bag and distressed this and everything with vintage photo.

Paper - Magnolia
Edging punch - Fiskars
Lace, Seam Binding, Ribbon, Flowers, Metal Charm - The Ribbon Girl
Corner Swirl - Live and Love Crafts
Love Ribbon - Hobbycraft


I have added Sakura Clear Glitter pen, Star Dust Stickles and Liquid Pearls for some sprinkly spronkly.

Thank you so much for your visit!

love
kim xxx


Sunday, August 4, 2013

Ribbon Girl Card Challenge - Birthday!........

Hello!

Today is the start of a new Ribbon Girl card challenge!
The theme this month is 'Birthday'.


This is cute 'Wendy's Birthday Cakes' she is a new CHA release CandiBean from Little Darlings Rubber Stamps.
Colouring - Distress Ink Pads
Beautiful Lace, Velvet Lace, Flowers, Striped Ribbon - The Ribbon Girls
Paper - Maja
Dies - Magnolia
Letters - Quickutz
Photo Film - Tim Holtz

I have distressed my papers with Tim's paper distressing tool. Then distressed everything with walnut stain.
I have added Frantage around my card and image. 


Thank you so much for your visit!
If you would like to join us in our card challenge please click HERE!
Please do go and check out the rest of the DT their creations are utterly stunning!

Have a great day!

love
kim xxx