Monday, 31 May 2010

My DT card for Lexi's Creations Challenge #15

The challenge this week on 'Lexi's Creations' and it's 'Buttons 'n' Bows''s the card i made :D

I used my new image 'Ching Lan' which is now available at 'Lexi's Doodles' you can probably tell shes my faveeee lol I had so much fun making this card and wowwww i'm not hooked on card boxes :D Really loved making one to match this card! Here are the challenges i adapted the card for....

digital tuesday' - cute people

'Stamping with SarahKay' - Birthday for a girl

'Alice in Wonderland' - Swirls

'Charisma' - circles

'secret crafter' - Buttons and blooms

'Lucy's cards' - digital

'polka doodle' - stitching

'Pixie dust' - Circles
Thanks for stopping by :D
Hugs Lexi xxx

'Around the World' Girls.....

Only 5 of the set are available as it's been a pretty hectic week and i had set myself Monday as a personal didn't agree with it lol
Buttttt the time has come and Cassidy, Ching Lan, Kiri, Okichi and Roxi are now available at 'Lexi's Doodles' I hope you love them as much as I do :D Thanks for stopping by xxx

Ching Lan


Thursday, 27 May 2010


I had to shout about it coz i'm soooo chuffed:D I just got my Lil Lolita stamps and they are fabbbbbbb! I can't wait to use them and well....i'm off to order the rest of the set lol knew i should have got them all when I 1st ordered :D I'd have a pic but my daughters ran off with the camera to take photo's of 'bugs'?? in the garden lol...odd child i have lol

I'm off to close my eyes for a bit i have the worstttt migraine :( adios :D mwah xxx

Wednesday, 26 May 2010

Okichi....My Geisha girl :D

Omgggggg just 1 girl left and you will have seen the full set :D hehe This is 'Okichi' a Geisha
Well...this is my first....and my last :D side step card *me no likey!* mannn how hard are they to decorate!! had to colour her 3 times with promarkers to get her right (and its not like there much colour lol) then i find out my cards too thin when i put glue on the steps so i could glitter they warped (one is gritting teeth by now) ribbons kept coming undone while trying to take pic...everytime i adjusted....the card fell over lol (goingbald by now) so i'd pic i up and the ribbons would slip....then the card would're getting the jist...right? rofl It was fun and unfortunately the pic doesnt really do it any favours as its alot prettier in person (or in card as the case maybe lol) I spent alot of time adding bits to suit certain challenges i wanted to enter.....

'HFOS' - get your shine on

'stampin for the weekend' - make someone smile or cheer them up

'stamp challenges' - 2 of something

'crazy challenge' - girl thing

'SMC' - anything goes

'stamp with sarah kay' - birthday for a girl

'cupcake craft' - black, grey and another colour (red)

'spoon full of sugar' - celebrate (birthday)

'totally gorjuss' - bling it on (glittered steps, pearl drops and pins)

'pixie dust' - add a pearl

'charisma' - 3D

Ohhhh doodle snaps :O my PFP link went walkies..but its back nowww :D

'passion for promarkers' - anything goes

Hope you like it :D and thanks for stopping by....
Hugs Lexi xxx

Saturday, 22 May 2010

Time for y'all to meet Cassidy :D

The newest of the 'Around the World' set :D This is when i wish i had loadsss of time to learn how to use my Robo as some cowgirl dies would have been awesome right now lol But i did what i could with what i had and made it for a couple of challenges :D....

'stamp something' - 2 of something (flowers)

'inky impressions' - at least 2 letters from 'flowers' i picked 'f'flowers, 'o' circles (eyelets), 'r'ripping/distressing, 's' stitching (i went a little crazy trying to get all the letters lol)

'stampin royalty' - sketch (i turned it upside down)

Must admit i really wish i had some suede lying around for this lol

Thanks for stopping by :D

Hugs Lexi xxx

Friday, 21 May 2010

Make it Crafty candy!!

And oh boyyyyy you should see it! In can lol....

Part of entering was to choose my fave from 3 of Zoe's Favourite posts...carousel horse, rocking horse or pop up card...easy you think right?? Nopeeeeee....think again all 3 are gorgeous....from the detail in the cards to the video the comes with it! But mooching and mooching again i decided on the carousel horse...reason....i only wish i was talented enough to try something so fabulous

What’s in the candy???

24 Ciao Copic Markers in a Copic fold up fabric case
I hand picked the colours which I think would be a great beginner set for anyone starting out with copics.
W-1, E00, E02, E11, E31, E33, E37, R20, R27, R29, YR04, YR07,
Y11, Y15, G21, G28, BG15, BG49, B00, B95, B97, BV00, V17 and Blender 0

10 A4 sheets of X-Press It blending paper

Papermania Rose clear stamp set
Clear flourish stamp (great for backgrounds)
Wags ‘n Whiskers unmounted stamp – Angel Whispers
7 colours of hand made paper. 5 sheets each.
3 ply wood stars
5 Silver skeleton leaves
1 sheet of gold edged flower and leaf stickers
I sheet of silver hearts, flower and star stickers
1 sheet 3 dimensional square stickers
Basic Kaisercraft Love/dream circle rub ons
140 x 305mm rub on sheet – doilies
140 x 305mm rub on sheet – grunge floral
4 mini spring boards
5 lengths of my favourite lace
Length of Rhinestone chain
Papermania Mini Gem Brads
Rhinestone buckle
3 min pearl ribbon sliders
6 Prima bling flower centres
1 pack of Prima Pearls
Small bunch of flowers
2 packs of heavy silk flowers
Small selection of Prima Ornement de Floraz flowers
1 pack of Prima glitter Roses

And she's thinking of adding more :O

To find out how to enter pop over to 'Make it crafty'!!

Good luck everyone and thanks Zoe for such a fab candy good luck with the store :D

Wednesday, 19 May 2010

Time to introduce little eskimo girl :D

Not long now till we have a full set :D
I wasn't overly happy with my card it looked better in my head lol but hey...wouldn't be crafting if every card we turned out was perfect would it lol...I decided to put her in some challenges :D

'fab n funky' - make your own embellishment (ribbon flower)

'I ♥ promarkers' - make your own flower (ribbon flower..hope that counts lol)

'inky impressions' - pick 2 letters from flowers (i picked 'o' circle embellishments - middle of flower and 'r' ribbon)

'dare u 2 digistamp' - anything goes
Thanks for stopping by :D
Hugs Lexi xxx

Tuesday, 18 May 2010

Ching Lan (Beautiful Orchid)

This is Ching Lan the 2nd of my newest images from the around the world set :D (they will be available soon :D)
I'm so pleased with the turnout of this card i decided to enter it into a few challenges....

'ooh la la' - Bright n cheerful

'a spoon full of sugar' - cute n girly

'crazy challenge' - something new (image)

'crafty creations' - Around the world

'meljen' - flowers and blooms

'crafty ann' - anything goes

'ABC' - unused stash (my mulberry paper)
Thanks for stopping by and i hope you like my new creation :D
Hugs Lexi xxx

Monday, 17 May 2010

DT card for Challenge #14 at Lexi's Creations

This is my latest creation...Roxi :D certainly a chic with attitude lol I'm not goth at all...dont even know anyone goth so i don't know where this card appeared from lol but crikey i had fun making it :D
Roxi will be available at 'Lexi's Doodles' once I have finished the full set :D So keep yer eyes peeled for the rest of the girls
I have entered my card into a couple of challenges.....

'Craftyanns' - anything goes

'Burtonesque Dolls' - belong in a Tim Burton film (I recon Roxi could fit that bill lol)

'Magical crafts' - black white and another colour (i chose red)

'dare u2 stamp' - anything goes

'1 love digi' - charming

'Belli' - hole punches (for my eyelets)

Thanks for stopping by

Hugs Lexi xxx

Saturday, 8 May 2010

Hiya my lovelies :D

Decided was time for my own ickle blog to post my crafting rather than overload the challenge blog :D so from now on all my creations will go on here...and the challenges will stay nice 'n' tidy on the challenge blog :D

I would love to have you follow me here too :D

Thanks for stopping by...

Hugs Lexi xxx