Sunday, February 28, 2010

Strawberry template and More...

Hi Everyone!!!
I'm back with the strawberry I mentioned before HERE...

Now one more fab moment.... This BIRTHDAY card was one of the 2Sketches4You ~Fab5 today..check it  HERE....

Join me tomorrow for Sassy Studio Designs New Release Hop is little sneak peek of my project..

Have a happy crafty day :o)


Hi All!!
I'm finally back to YUMMMY part of my Sunday posting...yeah!! the CUPCAKE INSPIRATION CHALLENGE..

This week we have a very yum cupcake..and here is my card with little sweet something..

The strawberries inspired me to make this cute little Strawberry-like treat holder. I used Cosmo Cricket~ Garden Variety paper...I love this strawberry print on it. A very simple card ..without a stamped image..strange!! me no stamped I really liked this K & Co. chipboard sticker...SWEEEET!!Love the Cosmo Cricket buttons...totally fab ..

Don't just love this cute little treat... I used Cuttlebug Swiss Dots Embossing folder to make look lot like the real strawberry. I'll share the template with you all soon..

This project is also for..

Mojo Monday: Sketch

Colour Q: Color combo
Caardvarks: Stuck on You.

So play along with us and don't forget to post a direct link to your project .. HERE by Saturday March 6th.
Check out what the other HSE sweeties have created with this week's inspiration...

Sentiment: Studio G.

Make sure to stop by HSE store to check the NEW crat goodies....including the new KaiserCraft Devonshire & KaiserCraft Peachy Keen collections...

Have a happy crafty day :o)

In Style..

Hello Everyone!!
I'm back again with this week's Stamptacular Sunday Challenge..
Create a project that replicates"The Good Old Days". This could be something that looks vintage or includes something that just reminds you of something from many years ago when you see it.

Vintage is not my style..I tried hard to make it ..I used Cosmo Cricket ~ Material girl paper for this card.
This week's fab prize is sponsored by our DT sister Sarah..

A fabulous VERVE stamp set..
So play along to win it..make sure to post a direct link to your project HERE..

This card is also for...
FTL80: Sketch.

Design Dollies: Color Combo.

Saturday Spotlight: Clean it up...CAS style card
Stamp something: Designer Paper,Button,Ribbon

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Studio Sunday...

Hello Everyone!!!
Its my turn to host Sassy Studio Sunday!...
Today I have super quick tutorial for you all..a fun Carrot -shapped Easter Treat holder...
Lets start with the supplies....

Template, cardstock, ribbon, Scor-tape, 1/8" hole punch and a Sassy image...I used Sassy March Hare.
Step 1:
Here is a template for you all...

Step 2:
Print the template on the cardstock.... I always print in on the reverse side of the paper..

Step 3:
Cut it out and score it on the dotted lines..
Step 4:
Apply scor-tape or any strong adhesive on the narrow this.
Step 5:
Adhere the ends to form the treat holder and punch the holes using 1/8th hole punch..

Step 6:
Thread the ribbon thru the holes...
Step 7:
Tie the ribbon into a bow as closure...and add the colored Sassy image...

Now you have quick and easy Easter treat holder..
Hope you like this tutorial..
We would love to have you play along with us in this tutorial..use this technique, and an SSD image of your choice, make sure to link your your creation HERE by Saturday March 6th.

Have a great day!!

Lucky Me!!

Hi Everyone!!!
Happy Sunday! Here is my PIO DT card for this week...
We all got to play with fabulous WHIMSY stamps..this week's theme is

I love this Studio G Sentiment...its very I paired it with this fab friends Whimsy stamp...
Socome  play along with us over at Pile it on...
Whimsy Stamps is giving away a $15 Gift Certificate to the lucky randomly picked winner of this challenge! The Gift Certificate can be used at the Whimsy Stamps Store.

This card is for the following challenges...
Pile it On: Lucky Me!!
Friday Sketchers - Sketch #91

Lexi's Creations - Anything Goes
Tellen's Place - Anything Goes
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - Ribbons and Sparkle
Cute Card Thursday - Ribbon-tastic
Clearly I Stamp - It's Hit to be Square... its a 5" x 5" card
Stamps,Scraps and Doodles: - Sparkle and Shine. 
Crazy4 challenges:It's all about Texture!..... Ribbon, heat embossing, pearls, stitching and texture paper.
A Spoonfull of Sugar: Distress inks,Pearls and Glitter...I colored the image with Distress ink.
Crafty Catz: A Fancy Edge and a Ribbon.
Color Throwdown Challenge: Brown, Pink/white,Olive.

Cupcake Craft: Friends
Rosie D's challenge: Friendship.

Papers: Basic Grey ~Origins, K &Co. , Bazzill
Stamps: Whimsy Stamps.
Sentiment: Studio G.
Distress ink, Spellbinders dies, Memento Balck Ink, Fiskars Border Punch, ribbon, Recollection Bling and Pearls, Stampendous embossing powder, sewing machine.

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Monster Sized Birthday!!!!

 Hello Everyone!!!
Today is the Day 6 of ABC Toys and Craft Design Team Birthday Challenge...if you haven't entered the challenge is the last chance!
Here is my Birthday challenge card..I used New Hero Art Monster Fun Stamp set . Love this stamp set..very cute and great for little boy's birthday.

So play along with your birthday creation HERE by today @ 12pm CST.Random number generator will be used to pick the WINNER of a $10 store credit to ABC Toys & Crafts store.

Purchase $65.00 and receive 20% off your order when you use
Offer expires February 28th 2010.
Thanks for stopping by,
Have a great weekend!!

Friday, February 26, 2010

Woot.. Woot!!!

Few fab moments of the  week..
Do you remmeber the Get Well kit was one of the Honorable mention over at  Just Us Girls challenge ..check HERE.
The Cute Crabby card was featured over at Cards Magazine Blog today..check HERE.
My Fin-tastic Birthday card made Top5 at Get Sketchy this week..HERE it is.

ISS Spring Flowers/St. Patricks Blog hop!

Welcome to InStyle Stamps Spring Flowers/St. Patricks Blog hop!

If you are here from Raquel's're right on track ...if you are just joining me now ,please go to Margie's blog to  start so that you don't miss any of these fab creations..

Meet Ginger... planting a tree...Love the ISS retro images..they are just super cute..
Perfect for spring flowers and it will make a great card for Mom..
Its a happy happy card...I used Mercy's sketch for this one.
I have a little sad thing to share with you all..its my last ISS blog hop..I'll miss you all Fab DT sisters and creating with these awesome ISS images...but I'll pop over every now and then to get the new images and hop along with you all every month...
Now ....
Visit all our Fabulous DT members and enjoy thier creations..leave a comment ..and be sure to head over to ISS Blog to vote for your favorite DT project ...Then, in order to be entered into the drawing to win the Grand prize of surprise basket worth over $50 in paper crafting goodies, leave your name with Mister Linky.
You have until 11:59pm EST on Sunday, Feb27th to enter, and the winners will be announced on the InStyle Stamps blog on Monday.
Next stop is fabulous Geneviève's Blog...

This card is also for...

Cute card Thursday: Ribbon-tastic.
Digital tuesday: Card For Mom.

Image: Instyle stamps.
Sentiment: Studio G
Copics, Ribbon, Recollections Pearls, Spellbinders,Charms.

Happy Hopping!!!!

Hang in There...

Hello Everyone!!!
Sorry I'm late with my posting today...due to lots of snow, I had trouble with my internet connections...I'm finally here with my card ..
Fun image is MONKEY LOVIN from The Character Cafe...cute little guy Isn't it???

Get Sketchy:  Sketch

Quixotic Challenges: One For The Boys .
Lexi's creation: Anything Goes.

Make sure to stop by The CAFE Blog ..we have a wonderful recipe challenge for you all...check HERE for the deets.
The prize for this weeks' challenge is the Ballerina Allison and Lillies images from The Cafe Store, a 15% off Discount Coupon for your entire purchase, a Winner's Blog Badge as well as your blog featured in our Winner's Section of the store .

Papers: Making Memories ~ Just Chillin paper pad, Bazzill
Image: The Character Cafe.
Sentiment: Hero Arts.
Copics, Papertrey Ink Vinatge Buttons, Twine.

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Cute Crabby...

Hi Everyone!!!
I'm back with a super Cuuuuuuuuute Card!!!

Love the 2 Cute Rubber Stamps image... Heidi the owner /artist is giving away this FREE digi... she is an amazing artist her cute animal stamps..
I placed the image in an angle so it looks like the happy crabby coming down the sand hill...cute, cute,super cute!!!
I used Karen's sketch and colorful Basic Grey June Bug papers for my card today. This week's Cards Blog's challenge is to make different shaped I used Spellbinder's label 8 die for my card base shape.

Paper: Basic Grey~ June Bug from ABC toys and crafts, Bazzill.
Sentiment: Hero Arts
Spellbinder's label 8 ,circle & scallop circle dies, Copics, Ribbon, Spica pen, Twine,White gel pen.

Make sure to check the new BIRTHDAY challenge over at ABC Design Blog to win $10 GC to ABC store...for more details check HERE.

ABC Toys and Crafts sale is still on..
Purchase $65.00 and receive 20% off your order when you use at
Offer expires February 28th 2010

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Sassy Challenge...

Hello Everyone!!!
Its snowing again!!! Schools have ealry dismissal  today...a quick post before I head off to the bus stand..

Our DT Sistah Valerie has a wonderful sketch for us...

Here is my take on this sketch using new SSD image...Patriotic Patty .

If you would like to play along with this challenge...You will have until next Wednesday 3/3, at midnight PST, to get your entry in! Make sure to use a SASSY STUDIO image and link your creation HERE ... A winner will be announced on Friday 3/5 The winner will receive their choice of 2 SSD images!!

This card is also for few other challenges...
Paper Sundaes: Distressing
Lexi's creation: Anything Goes....

Good Luck!!!

Wednesday, February 24, 2010


Hi Friends!!!
Happy Wednesday!!! Time for Wild Flower Wednesday challenge...
This week Jen challenged us with a lovely Color Combo..

Brown~ Blue~ White...
Here is my take...

A card for a birthday this Skater image from Wild Flower Kids.
Making a male card is my biggest challenge..hope you all like this one.
This card is also for..

Caardvarks: Stuck on You....the sentiment is a sticker..

So Play along with us..make sure to link your entries HERE by next Tuesday Mar 2nd.
Stop by the PATCH to checkout the sneak peeks of WFK New Release.

Papers: SU, Neenah White, Bazzill.
Image: Wildflower Kids.
Copics, Cuttlebug distress stripes Emb.folder,Making Memories brads, K & Co. Sticker sentiment.

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Better get Better...

Hello Everyone!!!
Today I have a sweet project to cheer up a sick someone....

I tried this project for the first how it turned out...
I love paper used my new MFT~ Pure Innocence stamp for took me a while to cut the teeny tiny pieces of this dress. Love these PI stamps...soooooooooo cute!!! Okay!! isn't the paper rose cute...recently I saw a tutorial somewhere for it and you all know me I have to try new things...

Nowadays..stomach flu is a little get well kit for sick someone...
This project is for few challenges....
Just Us Girls: Color Challenge

Just Add Ink: Just add Dimension.
Paper Cutz: Get well soon.
Die Cut R Us:Not so Valentine from Valentine Leftovers...I used MME~ Be Loved papers.
OCCC: Try a new technique...paper rose and the this type of 3D are both new for me...
Stamping Around: AD Inspiration.

Paper: My Minds Eye~ Be Loved from Hope Stamps Eternal, Bazzill , K & co.
Copics, Scor-tape,  Ribbon,Fiskar's border punch,Spellbinder's dies,Lace,Recollections Silver Pearls,Button,sewing machine, White Gel Pen......

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Going in Circles....

Hello Everyone!!!
This is my second post today..time for Stamptacular Sunday Challenge. This week we have a very FUN of my faves.
Create a project or a card that has as many circles on it as you can possibly
include without making it gaudy.
Here is my Circle card..

A simple HAPPY card using Hero Arts stamps and a layered punched flower...I  love this card..turned out pretty good.
ColouQ: Color combo

Pals Paper Arts:"KISS" (Keep It Simple, Sweetie)
Hand Full of Stamps: Sending you Wishes

This week we have a fabulous prize from Simon Says Stamps..

$25 Gift Certificate + FREE Shipping!

Come paly along with us...make sure to link your entries HERE by next Saturday Feb 27th.

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Flowers for Mom..

Happy Sunday Everyone!!!
A sweet   Mother's day card for today's Cupcake Inspiration challenge CIC47 using the new Cosmo Cricket" Material Girl" paper ...its now available in Hope Stamps Eternal store. Love this line ..very girly with fab flowers...and the gorgeous buttons are from new Cosmo Cricket collections, love the colors.
Today I didn't use any stamped image as focal point of my card...but a simple sentiment and cutout flowers from same material girl paper....clean and simple..

Quixotic Challenges: Something for Mum.

Check out what the other HSE sweeties have created with this week's inspiration...

NEW Memory Box paper pads , Making Memories FLUTTER paper pack and Greeting Farms stamps are now available in Hope Stamps Eternal store..make sure to stop by to get some of your own....

Sentiment: Inkadinkado.
Cosmo Cricket Buttons, ribbon, Stampendous Black embossing powder,Recollections silver pearls.

Have a happy crafty day :o)

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Fab News...

Hi Everyone!!!
I have few fab news to share with you all.
My tutorials were featured in CRAFT CRAVE today..check it HERE..YAY!!!!
Michelle asked me to be the guest designer of PIXIE COTTAGE for the month of March ..I'm so honored. Check back later to see my creations with Fabulous Pixie Cottage stamps..
Thanks Michelle.

Have a great weekend!!!