Wednesday, 26 June 2013

              Creata Card Samples

Its Thursday tomorrow which means another fantastic Creata show with Carley Duff .

 There will be some great products on tomorrows show from the wonderful mirror card to some great stamps . Hope you can all join in and watch Carley at 1pm on Create & Craft .

So here are my samples for tomorrows show .

Products used   :Creata paper pads. Creata Mirror card ,Creata Kraft card ,Creata decoupage , Joys die Bird & flourish .

Products used : Creata Kraft card , Creata paper pad , Creata Rose stamps , Creata Mirror card , Sherri baldy Digi 

Products used : Creata Card blank , Creata Paper pads , Creata Mirror card , Creata rose stamp , Creata Decoupage . Joys leaf die .

 Products used :Creata Card blank , Creata mirror card , Creata paper pads , Creata Rose stamp , Joys flourish and butterfly die & a sherri baldy Digi .

Products used : Creata card blank , Creata Mirror card , Creata paper pad , Joy's dies and a Sherri Baldy digi.

Products used  Creata card blank ,         
Creata mirror card , Creata 
Paper pad , Joy's clock and heart
Border die & Sherri baldy digi .

Products used : Creata card blank , Creata mirror card , Creata paper pads , Creata Gerbra stamps ,  Joy's dies 

Products used Creata Mirror card , Creata paper pads , Joy's die and Creata Gerbra stamps .

Thank you all for stopping by and hope that you will be watching tomorrow at 1pm on C&C   sky  channel 672 ,  freeview  36  or virgin 748

Or why not visit the Creata website HERE

Hugs Caroline xx

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

                                 Summer Fun

Morning peeps , its Tuesday so again it is my turn to share with you one of Sherri's fantastic Digi's .

I have created a bright and fun card using Digi 830 which can be found HERE.  This is also one of my sample cards for Thursdays Creata show with Carley Duff on Create & Craft at 1pm .

I have coloured the image using my pro markers mat and layered the image onto creata silk card and mirror card create the frame for the image . 
The papers to are also by Creata and all dies used are by Joy .
All these items can be found HERE at Creata on line or HERE at Create & Craft .

Have a happy Tuesday .
Caroline xx

Monday, 24 June 2013

            New Creata challenge

A new challenge has started over at The Creata challenge blog .
This bi weekly challenge theme is a sketch .

The winner will receive some wonderful Creata blog candy . All you have to do is follow the sketch and you must USE AT LEAST ONE Creata product .


Here is my DT make for the challenge . I have used a Creata Kraft card card base , Creata papers , Joys butterfly circle die , Joys flourish die .

Hope to see your creations soon and Good luck .
Hugs Caroline xx

Wednesday, 19 June 2013


       What a Creata Christmas 

Hi everyone and welcome to my first Blog post featuring my card samples for Carley Duff at Creata .

All products used are from Creata and digi's by Sherri Baldy 
Creata Mirror card 
Creata glitter Christmas pads
Creata Kraft card 
Creata card blanks 
And a whole range of Joy's dies 

 You will find these products over at

Remember to tune into Create and craft at 1pm tomorrow for a fantastic show with Carley Duff and Andy Love 
Sky channel  671.
Free view channel 36

Thank you for stopping by .
Hugs Caroline xxx

Tuesday, 18 June 2013

          Something a little bit special and some exciting news !!!

Im just a little bit excited as i would like to announce that i am now a fully fledged DT sample maker for Creata with the lovely Carley Duff , Gill McCall and Kerrie Brown ... Im still so happy im buzzing inside .

I would like to start my post by saying a big big thank you to Carley duff for asking me to join this fantastic Dt and Sherri for creating such wonderful Digi's and for Creating a very special one of myself along with the rest of the Creata DT  Kerrie , Gill and of course the ones of "our" Carley Duff .

I have created a wall hanger using all four of our Digi's as a little celebration .
So here its is ....

                  I have coloured the images in using my pro-markers from the spring colour range . 

 Using the wonderful Creata Kraft card i have made a box frame to encase the images adding a papered back ground . To embellish the frame i used a selction of Joy's dies and a few bits of ribbon and pearls from my stash .

For the saying i created another frame only smaller and have embellished with some lace , also from Creata 

All products used can be found either HERE at Creata on Line 
or HERE on Create and Craft .

Don't forget to watch Carley Duff on Thursdays at 1pm on C&C  for fantastic fun and great Creata products .

You can find all our images over at  Sherri's Etsy  store just HERE

Thank you for stopping by .

Caroline xxx

Monday, 10 June 2013

"With love "

A new challenge has started over at the Creata Challenge Blog and i would love for you to take a peak at my DT make for the challenge and hope that you will be able to join in this great Challenge .


So here is my make .....

I have created my card using the following recipe
Creata card blank , folded to make a easel .
Creata Mirror card ,
Creata papers ,
Joys dies ..Butterflies and flourish 
Sherrie baldy digi stamp 
and other items from my stash.

So for your chance to enter and be in for a chance of winning some great Creata blog candy please pop along to for more details. 
Your project must contain at least one creata products  that should be listed on your entry .

you can find Creata products HERE at Creata on line 
Or HERE at Create and Craft .
Hope to see your creations there and thank you for stopping by 
Hugs Caroline xxx

Saturday, 8 June 2013

Blog hop winner

I would like to say a huge thank you to everyone that  joined in with the Besties Blog  hop this week and thank you all for such wonderful comments that were left not only on my blog but on the rest of the Besties DT blogs.

It was such a hard choice to pick a winner but i got there in the end so here goes .....

The winner of  my Sherri Baldy "Messy Bessy" digi is ...... PAULA

Paula wrote ....Love it, love it, love it!!! Darling card... the colors are superb and the Bestie is one of my favorites... I don't have her yet, and would love to win her! :)

Please can you email me so that i can forward your Digi to you .

Dont forget to check out to see if you have won the Blog hope Candy .

Thank you again everyone and hope you can join us for the next hop .
Hugs Caroline xx

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

The 2nd Besties DT Blog hop 

Hello and welcome to the Second BESTIES DT Team #1 blog hop – we are all excited for this being our SECOND hop and the projects we have to show you are fantastic.

Sherri has been creating her new Besties for some time now and its amazing how popular they are and everyone wants to get their hands on them.
There are very talented ladies in the line up for this hop,  all are loving the digis and so looking forward to showcasing just a few of them for you today.

So here is my Besties card for this hop. As the new challenge this week is "sew " or add buttons i have made my card based on this theme . You can find the challenge blog Here.

 I have used the lovely image Messy Bessy and she can be found HERE .

 I have used my pro markers to colour Messy bessy, Keeping in red and pink tones . As im not that great at sewing i have created Faux stitching around the edges.

I have stamped out a sentiment cut out by hand and added faux stitching around the edge .I Fixed a little bow of bakers twine and a button to the centre to keep in with the theme .

The papers , Card blank , mirror card and dies are all from creata . You can find all these product at
The buttons and bakers twin are from my stash.

We are offering some amazing blog candy for some lucky commenters who take part in the hop too.
All you have to do in order to be in with a chance to win the candy is to Comment on each participants blog in the hop and become a follower of Sherri’s blog

Each DT member will give away the digi that they have used on their project to one commenter PLUS Sherri  is giving away your choice of either 5 digis or 3 decoupage 3d card making kit download.
AMAZING candy don’t you think ?

So now on with the hop – here is the line up in case you get lost along the way:
Dont forgot to comment on ALL participants in the line up and become a follower of Sherri’s blog to be eligible to win the candy. Winners will be drawn and listed on each blog in 3 days time so remember to pop back.
Thanks for stopping by and hope you enjoy our projects Hugs Caroline xx

I would like to enter this card into Emmas card challenge buttons and bows

Splish , Splash , Splosh

Today is the start of a new challenge over at LEJ Designs  and here is my Final DT make for them as from today i will be stepping down as a DT member .I have had great fun working along side all the lovely DT members and would like to thank Lindsay Elise Jolly for letting me be a part of her team . So Thank you x

. This weeks theme is " Splish , Splash , Splosh"  . The image i have used is Soaking in the tub and can be found HERE.

There are some great prizes up for grabs again this week so pop over and take a peek to see what there is on offer !!!

Thank you for stopping by 
Hugs Caroline 

Saturday, 1 June 2013

Pink and Blue  & Browns

Happy 1st of June and what a lovely morning it is . Lets hope this weather is here to stay for a while .I have 2 cards to share with you today . My first card is Pink and Blue .

The image i have used is from polkadoodles her name is "Ailsa"
I have coloured her with my Pro Markers.

 The papers and the crochet Lace is by Creata

I finished off my card by adding some die cut corner flourishes some flowers and a little butterfly charm .

My Second card is Browns

I have used a Sherri Baldy digi image and coloured with my pro markers .

The backing papers ,Silk brown card and Kraft card are all by Creata .

I have used a selection of Joys dies which include Clouds , Lamp post , Leaves , Flowers and the flourish corners .

Thank you for stopping by and i hope you have a great weekend .
Caroline xx

Sherri Baldy on Etsy...

Creata on line ....