Monday 22 March 2021

Dress Up

 Good evening everyone I hope you are all well and have had a good weekend. My post this evening is to showcase the March new release stamps from All Dressed Up Stamps. As always they are all fabulous designs.  I'm always amazed how Wendy can always keep coming up with more and more fabulous designs.each month. So here they are and they are now available in the Etsy Store here

Dress up 

Little Camp 

Best Mummy

For my Design Team card I used Dress Up a great fun image.

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Card Recipe

7x7 Blank Card'
Stamp is Dress Up painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Dinosaur paper frame I got from Pinterest 
Orange card my box
Turquoise card is Martha Stewart from Michaels in Florida
Square stitched dies
Stitched Mod Rectangle dies MFT
Ribbon slider brads are from my box 
Green ribbon docrafts
Splash die I bought from eBay
Letters are a Tonic die set
Sentiment tags are Lili of the Valley stamped with Broken China Distress Ink

I hope you can find time to take a look at the new release stamps . Have a good week and stay safe. 

Love and hugs Carole x

Monday 15 March 2021

Butterfly Bunny

 Good evening to all my lovely friends and  followers today is the launch of our March Monthly Challenge over at All Dressed Up Stamps . Our theme as always is Anything  Goes as long as you use an All Dressed Up Stamp in your design. If you have just discovered these stamps and don't have any there are some fab Freebies HERE to get you started.

The prize for the winner is three digital stamps of their choice and we also pick a top three one of whom is asked to be a Guest Designer the following month.

For my March Design Team project  I used a lovely Stamp called Butterfly Bunny and  made an Easter card

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 Card Recipe

7x7 Blank card
Stamp is Butterfly Bunny from all Dressed up Stamps painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Square Stitched dies
Wonky edge stitched dies are MFT
Flower Border die is Memory Box
Large butterfly is made from a Martha Stewart punch I bought in Florida years ago still love it though so classic
Yellow card is from my box 
Papers are Pion Patchwork of Life My Sunday Best from Crafteezee closing down sale
Sentiment is Lili of the Valley 
Faded Jeans Distress ink on the edges
Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts lemon and the blue from Dawn to Dusk crafts
Wooden bobtail bunny from Boyes Stores

I hope you can find time during March to enter our challenge just remember to use an All Dressed Up Stamp if you do.

Have a great week and stay safe Love and  hugs Carole x


Pretty Bouquet

 Good morning everyone my post today is to tell you about a great freebie stamp currently on offer from All Dressed Up Stamps over on Kit and Clowder called Pretty Bouquet

This is my Design Team card using this stamp to inspire you 

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Card Recipe

Card is made using Go Create Frilly 10 dies
Stamp is ADUS Pretty Bouquet painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are Pion Parchment of Life
Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts and Boyes Stores 
Wooden love sentiment I painted with a Promarker pen to match from eBay
Some Wink of Stella on her dress and  flowers
Edges of the papers are done with Faded Jeans Distress Oxide ink

Well I hope you can visit Kit and  Clowder and get this great stamp Have a lovely week and stay 

Love and  hugs Carole 

Monday 8 March 2021

Bouquet for St Patrick's Day

 Good evening  everyone my post today is my Design Team card for Get Creative Challenge The theme for this months challenge is Anything Goes.with a Twist St Patrick's Day

Our sponsors for the March challenge are

Angie’s Digital Stamps


QKR Stampede

For my design Team card I decided to used Bouquet from OKR Stampede

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Card Recipe

7x7 Blank card
Stamp is Bouquet from OKR Stampede painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Kraft card is Crafters Companion
Green card is from my Box
Papers are Hunkydory  Primrose Lane
Square stitched dies
Wonky Stitched circle dies are Creative Dies
Shamrock flowers are made from a Creative Expressions Sweetheart Flowers Die
I added the stems from another flower die
The gold buckle on his hat and the diamond shapes are from a Joycraft die
Green Ric-Rac is from my box might be Crafty Ribbons
Sentiment is a one I found on Pinterest as I had no St Patrick's Day sentiments
Gold Stickles on the flower centres and his gold tie pin

Well I hope you can take a look at this new Blog challenge we have some great sponsors. 
 Keep crafting. Love and Hugs Carole x