Friday, 16 March 2018

B is for Bug a Crafty catz

Good Morning friends....
Today its another challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ
and we have a Guest Designer spot up for you to apply for the month of April.
so go on why not take a peek at our blog and see what you need to do.

So my card this week has this adorable cute image which is from BUGABOO,
who is our fabulous sponsor this week.  

I decided to keep my card very clean and simple and i think it works as the image
 does the job for 

Hope you can play along with us and don't forget our design call !!
see you there...
Have a safe weekend 
x Carol x

Friday, 9 March 2018

Bella cute

Hello again, wow the weeks are going faster i swear.....I'm here again as its Friday and its new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ
Our theme is ANYTHING GOES with optional LAYER IT UP
this is my take on the challenge, loved this adorable image too which we had given from our sponsor who is 
Digi Doodle Studios

Its been a while since i used the colour combo ....papers from stash and 
add extra detail with the little pearl doodle things forgotten the name!!
Have a safe and lovely weekend , thanks for your visit,
x Carol 

Friday, 2 March 2018

Crafty Catz DT card

Hi I'm here with my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ and our optional theme is Baby Card, but  you can always join in with the usual ANYTHING GOES

Made this with a cute die cut elephant, Crafters companion die cut word Celebrate and  ribbon from Crafty Ribbons. so cute and delicate.
embossed background ...simple but elegant i
Our sponsor this week is the lovely 

Hope every one is staying warm and safe  in this horrible beast from the east and storm Emma 
its so freezing!! up here in the North East 
too much snow for my liking.
Pleased we had a wonderful time last Friday at our spa day, if it was today we would not have made it too many roads closed.
Have a good weekend all and thanks for your visit
much appreciated
x Carol x

Friday, 23 February 2018

CRAFTY CATZ challenge day

Hello again...well the weeks are passing by so quickly don't you think or is it just me !! 
Today I'm off on my spa day with my two wonderful daughters....looking forward to it very much, need to chill more and take a step back now and again. let you know how it all went on another post.
So today because its Friday I'm here to share with you my creation for CRAFTY CATZ, our theme is optional as we always have ANYTHING GOES.
Optional theme BIRTHDAY  
I love using this die for the card base. glitter card and these gorgeous papers cut into circles behind image. Die cut flower made with same papers.
The cute image is from our sponsor  


Thanks for stopping by today, 
take care and wrap u warm cold spell on its way!! 
x Carol x

Friday, 16 February 2018

ATG with a twist at Crafty catz n Guest spot

Its a new challenge day at CRAFTY CATZ and this is my DT card , we are also looking for our next GUEST DESIGNER!! maybe its ...why not have a months fun with us, check out the post and see how to enter. Ok back to my card, sorry about photo was late when took image.
Our theme is ANYTHING GOES as usual and our optional twist is use RIBBON. Easy right coz i use ribbon on most of my creations, bet you do too.

Our sponsor is the lovely Ali from CRAFTY RIBBONS 

The ribbons i have used are available on the web site at crafty ribbons
i have die cut butterflies and also the heart. The image is from one of the many little books of Hunkydory 

Thanks for stopping by today your visits are much appreciated 
adding my card to the following challenges
4 crafty chicks....lots of layers
CRAFT.....mothers day/female card
crafting with attitude....Always anything goes
Seize the Birthday.....Birthday card

x carol x

Friday, 9 February 2018

LOVE Is in the Air ar Crafty catz

Good Morning sweet peas...
well its been a cold week! i am so ready for some sun on my bones lol but that's a long way off i think.  I do have a nice little spa day booked end of February with my two lovely daughters, now that will warm me up for sure. 
Now lets tell you about my DT card for CRAFTY CATZ 
it's made using a super image from our lovely sponsor this week, which is Lacy Sunshine  
I have also used a corner die from Tonic and cut many times to go all around the card.

used a gorgeous ribbon and did something a little different with the Happy Birthday banner but i like it and that's what 
My sister is also a card maker so need to impress a little with my talents ....tehe not that i have many.
thanks for stopping by and paying me a visit, much appreciated, 
Have a lovely but safe weekend, 
adding my card too the following challenges 
cardz 4 galzs......think pink
Creative knockout...Birthday wishes
Creative moments.....Anything goes
Crafty creations...anything goes
Through the craft room always anything goes
x Carol x

Friday, 2 February 2018


Morning friends in blog land, ooh its a little chilly up here in the North East, and a few wintry showers expected apparently. So i guess i may need to add a few more
Ok my today's card is for CRAFTY CATZ, our theme has been chosen by our lovely DT member Helen and it is "For the Girls" as usual this is an optional theme as we always have our "Anything goes"  with option
We had some fabulous girly images to play with as you can see from our lovely sponsor Star Stampz

its been a while since i made an easel card so was fun to do!
ribbon available from Crafty Ribbons, paper from a paper pack from the works.
I'm adding my creation too the following challenges
Crafting with Attitude....anything goes
Seize the Birthday....Birthday optional candles
Creative moments.....Anything goes
Crafty addicts....anything goes

ooh i also got another top pick, this time for my mouse card from last weeks dt card, thats two weeks running...whoooo to me thankyou Pause Dream and enjoy

Top Picks 
thanks for your visit today 
take care
x carol