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Monday, November 29, 2010

i look up to you...and my next project....


Thought I'd take a break from all the CHRISMAS crafty stuff

I made this little card from scraps and some ADORABLE studio Calico rub ons..


Gotta love those Lawn Fawn stamps..

and now...


will become

I've done all my pre cuts- just gotta get down to business.....

I used mostly Punctuation and Wee play from Moda- love the kitcshy retro feel
..Its gonna be a Queen size so this may take a while...LOL

December 25th

Well its Monday

I missed my crafting while I was away so I quickly did up a card for this week's Card patterns sketch..


I used some gorgeous Girl's paperie and a Maya Road wooden embellie!!

Anybody else watch Dexter last night.eeeeeeeek...OMFG!!

Anyhoo-thanks for peekin'

Sunday, November 28, 2010

Moxie fab.. winter wishes

Happy Sunday...

I survived Black friday and my hubby's Christmas party...
glad to be home...

Its been forever since I played alaong with moxie fab but the trigger was too awesome to resist!!

I kept it super simple this time...I actually made a few of these I liked it so much!

I'm off to see Tangled with both my kiddies today..looks awesome!

Thanks for peekin!

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Bellarific Peace on earth...


Bella's challenge this week was a white card..


I used one of my mewest Bella stamps and went with one other colour..PINK!!!

kept it super simple..

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, November 26, 2010

LSC#120 Christmas Tags

Im probably out shopping my ass off right now...LOL
Maria challenged us to make tags...


I used up some bits and pieces of my last DT kit for this one....
go have a lookie at what the other ladies got up to....



Thanks for peekin'

Thursday, November 25, 2010

Blog Hop tags.....

Its that time again.....

Happy Thanksgiving to all my US friends!

I have made a PILE of tags lately but they are for swaps so I cant show them yet...bwahahahah

I did make a couple of these to go on gifts..


Happy Hopping all....

SSD peace on earth...

hey ya...happy turkey day...

Im on a bit of a basic grey kick...LOL

I loved this week's sketch from Skipping stones so I used up a few more scraps from ly DT kit and a bella stamp..



here's hoping I can chew my turkey..my cheek looks like a chipmunk..

damn root canal..not so pleasant!

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

LRW Basic Grey

Happy Wednesday...

we are headed to Ohio to partake in the thanksgiving and shopping festivities!!

Dee challenged us to use Basic Grey...

I have to say they are not my most FAV but..I did get Jovial this month and it actually really nice...


I used a card patterns sketch, diecut and a scrap leftover from my kit..added a background stamp and some embossing..

Go peek at the LRW blog and see what everyone else came up with..

Thanks for peekin`

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

2s4u merry little Christmas

hey there..

I thought I'd play along with 2S4U this week and bang off another Christmas card...

I used some BG Jovial for this one...
OK..back to bed..I had a root canal today and my mounth is VERY ANGRY right now...blech

Thanks for peekin'


Happy 17th baby


Its hard to believe its been 17 years...

how time flies

have a great day and I'll see you after school

I love you!

Monday, November 22, 2010

Best teacher necklace

hey ya...

Im again posting some X-mas gifts I've made recently..

This one is for Lola's teacher- Ms Jackson..

I used some memory glass and a quilkutz die


Thanks for peekin...

Now- please say a prayer for my friend Maryellen--she fell down her stairs yesterday and BROKE-yes broke her back- she is in hospital being stabalized waiting to be referred to a neurosurgeon...

I am devastated and really pray that she come out ok...

Thanks all!

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Filigree rag quilt


back from the wedding..great time..

Thought I'd post one of my Christmas gifts...
Im inside hibernating from the cold ands Sonny and Lola are putting up Christmas lights..brrrrrrr

This is a quilt for Lola's 2nd mommy (her daycare provider)...I can post 'cause she doesn't read my blog..bwahahahahah
Its about 5x5 actually...I love the saturated colours..I used Art Gallery-Filigree collection

Hope she likes it...
3 more hours till DEXTER>>>eeeeek

Saturday, November 20, 2010

BELLARIFIC...holiday cheer


JUst popping in to share my Bella card for this week...
It was a sketch...yay!!

Well...that all I got
Off to Windsor for a wedding...

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, November 19, 2010

LSC#119 pockets


This week Dee challenged us to create a card with a pocket...coool

Well I was going to use denim but..meh..tooo lazy


I used some We R, Maya road, stampin up here..mix of everything I guess...
Go check out my Loonies..

-may be MIA..thinking of you girl!!

Thursday, November 18, 2010


Hello all!!

Just popping in to post my card for the Cards blog challenge this week...
Mini cards...LOVE!!!


This one is 3x3...gave me an excuse to use up some of my die cuts..LOL

Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

LRW Banners

Happy Hump day...

Its Roseanne's pick this week and she chose banners..

I picked these AMAZING burlap banners up at the Art House a few weeks back with a Christmas banner in mind....



This is what I ended up with...Im gonna hang it on my desk at work...

Go have a look at what the other ladies came up with...links are on my sidebar..

Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, November 16, 2010


I was putzing around on the weekend and decided to attempt to cut some fabric on my cricut..

HOLY JEEEBUS..it actually worked--
I would not recommend a very intricate image but still...worked great..


I made these cute little onsies and stitched them--

pleeeze disregard my goofy stitches- applique and jerzy is a BIATCH to sew as i learned...

maybe need to use some stabilizer next time...

anyhoo...thanks for peekin

2s4u merry little christmas

Hey ya!

I did a wee bit of crafting last night...

I have not played along with 2S4U in a while so I decided to this week


I used some more fabby PTI stuff...gott get these Christmas cards done..

Thanks for peekin'

Monday, November 15, 2010


LOL...its Monday..

I'm waaay tired..
still reeling over DEXTER omfg and the Walking dead literally blows my mind...
I now dream of zombies...

Here is a Fabulously SIMPLE card..


Used some amazeballs ribbon and a gorgeous little buckle..

Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, November 14, 2010

feel the love

Hello there...
Its Sunday... and rainy

Thought I'd share another layout I made recently...


This is Lola "loving" my mom's puppy to death...LOL

Lola has never had a dog she could pick up (ours is over 60 lbs and our cat is 30 lbs) so this is quite the treat for her-probably not so much for the puppy...

I've had quite the productive weekend...2 quilts start to finish..NICE

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Santa Donkey.....

I was playing around last night and made this


I ordered this amazing fabric from The Scarlet Fig
I knew I had to get it for my mom...she is all about the donkey's
Its a table pad...I'm gonna give it to her today..
Thanks for peekin'

Friday, November 12, 2010

LSC#118 one layer wonder

Its my week for the Loonies challenge..I chose a One layer wonder..
Now I know Wendy is screaming right now..that biaaatch can layer like nobody's business...bwahahahahaha
I used my Newest PTI set for this one..oooh the cuteness!!


Go have a look at who cheated....

Thanks for peekin'

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Bellarific merry&bright

hi ya...

Just posting my bellaricic challenge card for this week..

I also used SSD50 for the sketch this week...went pefect with this adorable reindeer stamp!!
I coloured him up with copics and prisma pencils

Thanks for peekin!

scrabble tile ornaments

Hey there....

day off today..my office is closed for Rememberance day...gonna clean, maybe scrap and sew a bit..

here are some ornaments I made from the LRW girlfriends for our get together last night..oooh such a good time



Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

LRW 3's

Its my week to host the LRW challenge..

I chose 3's..I always seem do do things in 3's...
hmmm maybe its my OCD????

anyhoo...this is amother Christmas card I made-love that jillibean..

Go peek at the other LRW ladies..

Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

get well tag

Well I went out to visit the horses and donkeys last night...then promptly passed out at 9:00..
I know...I am such a rock star!!

Thought I'd post a little tag I made at the retreat...I used one of my Pure innocence girls..eeek they are too cute


Wanda was kind enough to give me this 7 gypsies tag so I figured I'd use it..

Thankd for peekin'

Monday, November 8, 2010

warm winter wishes

frosty today...

thought I'd share a card I made last weekend...gotta get those Christmas cards done!!!


LOVE that cosmo....

thanks for peekin'

Sunday, November 7, 2010

scrappy Sunday...1st day of school


Had a great weekend so far...

did a wee bit of shopping with my girl Avril...
went to Bella, the workroom-got some YUMMY fabric, Scrap Queens, did a bit of quilting...
now I've got to clean the HOLY HOT MESS that is my craft room....

Anyhoo...this is one of the layouts I did at the retreat last weekend...


My Lola..on her 1st day of JK...is this Crate not the GREATEST school themed paper ever???

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, November 5, 2010

LSC#117 Doilies

Hello FRIDAY!!!

This week Char chose doilies...cool right...


I was fully prepared to go all pink and girly BUT. I've had these Maya Road ones for a while so I figured it was time to use them...

I used SSD sketch 49 for this card

go have a lookie at what the other ladies came up with..


Thanks for peekin'

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Christmas Wreath

Hey ya!

Thought I'd post a card I made over the weekend...

I used some new PTI goodies and OMG...flowersoft...I've had this for like 2 years-figured it was about time I used it...LOL


Better get working on those Christmas cards...LOL

Thanks for peekin

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

LRW anniversary..use RED

Happy anniversary to US!!!
Its been a year since the girlfriends got together for this blog..can't beleive it

So to honor our red wagon...the challenge this week is RED..easy peasy huh....

I used some Sassafras and Cosmo and a Unity stamp on this card..random messy stitches..so fun!!

Now for the good part...Here's my booty from my wagon one meter of rosette trim in 3 colours..YUMMO

...each of us have offered up a prize for the winning card this week...be sure to check out the other DT ladies to see whats up for grabs...


so whatcha waiting for???

come play..link is on the sidebar...

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Bellarific 1,2,3

hey there..

still really feeling shitty but I thought I'd post my bella card

I actually did this one last week..


The theme was one image, 2 patterned papers and 3 embellies...
I used the new artsy house and even some via on the pin...lol

back to bed I go...

Monday, November 1, 2010

feeling sick

So I am home sick as a dog...
my roomie on the weekend was sick on saturday so I assume I have what she had...


when I picked Lola up from daycare she had this for me...


awwe such a sweetheart

November dt stuff

October is over...time for November...

This month I got some spooky Blackbird goodies to play with...




had a blast playing..
Thanks for peekin'