Monday 22 November 2021

Fairy Star

 Good evening everyone I hope you are all well and have had a good weekend. My post this evening is to showcase the November new release stamps from All Dressed Up Stamps. As always they are all fabulous Christmas 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

For my Design Team Card I used the lovely Christmas stamp Fairy Star

Close Up

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank Card
Stamp is Fairy Star from all Dressed up Stamps painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Silver glitter card is Crafters Companion 
Pale Lilac paper is from a Christmas 12x12 pad from The Works
Stitched Square dies
Circle die is Spellbinder
Large silver star is cut from a Dutch Doobadoo shape art stencil
Net ribbon was from Hobby Craft
Silver stars my box 
Sentiment stamps are from a Winter Wonder set by Adam Prescott I was given it by my Craft Friend Carol  but it originally came free in a magazine I heat embossed them with silver embossing powder then fussy cut
Silver stickle dots on the image and Silver glitter on the stars

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

Love Carole x

Monday 15 November 2021

Christmas Post

Good evening to all my lovely friends and  followers today is the launch of our November 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 November Design Team project  I used a lovely Stamp called  Christmas Post . Its not one of the newer Christmas stamps but one I rather like.

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank card
Stamp is All Dressed Up Stamps Christmas Post painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Blue card is Ross papercraft
Paper is from a Sending Christmas Wishes paper pack that came free in a craft magazine
Square stitched dies
Rectangle dies are Creative Expressions Noble Dies Pierced rectangles I recently bought from a craft stash sale
Snowflake dies are Marianne
The red felt stars are from my box they were attached originally to small pegs which I removed. Sorry no idea when I got them or where from
Sentiment stamp is Whimsy Stamps sentiments collection Seasons Greetings Notables 7 . I bought them from Dies to Die For and stamped them using Memento Paris Blue ink
Some red distress ink around the edge of the image and sentiment

I hope you can find time during November to enter our challenge just remember to use an All Dressed Up Stamp if you do
Have a  great week everyone  

Love and hugs Carole x

Monday 1 November 2021

Winter Robin

 Good evening everyone today sees the launch of our new November blog challenge at Sheepski Designs

  The theme for this month is Tis The Season

For my Design Team card I used a beautiful stamp called Winter Robin

Close up

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank Card
Stamp is Winter Robin from Sheepski Designs painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Red Metallic card is from Lime Tree Crafts
Robin and green paper are from an old Do Crafts pad called Little Red Robin
Square Stitched dies 
Rectangle dies are Lawn Fawn
Wonky stitched dies are MFT
Holly leaf die is Joycraft
Twine is from my box might be Whitby Crafts
Frosted Berries are from eBay
Red Pine Cones are from Brenda's Lace and Ribbon Specials now closed
Snowy pine cone from Hobbycraft
Wooden Merry Christmas sentiment also from Hobbycraft
Trimcraft Twinklets Diamond Dust on the snow
Card Candy Craft Work cards now closed I swear this stuff multiplies in the boxes it never seems to go down !!

I hope you can find time to enter our challenge just remember the theme this month is 
Tis The Season

Have a lovely week

Love and hugs Carole x