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Sunday, February 27, 2011

Birthday card for my MIL

Hey y'all

popping in from Windsor...

down for my MIL birthday..
here's her card


Kind of a mish mash of a bunch of stuff..

thanks for peekin'

Saturday, February 26, 2011

lovin life

Well... I was friggin' around and made this I wanted a kind of shadow box thingy but this is what I ended up with..LMAO Photobucket

I love the psychedelic Studio Calico in the background... Well that's it..have a great weekend!

Friday, February 25, 2011

blog hop with scallops

Hellooooooo again..

I just couldn't NOT do the hop..I love me some scallops!!!

I decided on a scallop circle mini card and paired it with some of my FAV PTI stamps and dies- love lives here-sooo pretty!!


Off to hop...
Thanks for peekin!

LSC#131 funky dress form

TGIF..whoot so excited!!
So this week Wendy chose a sketch for us..coolio!

I used a new stamp I got at the Art House..
Its Darcies..I love this image..paired it with some cosmo and done!

I even used a wood button that I misted and some twine from Dee's store
go check out the other girls and see what they did..

Thanks for peekin'

Thursday, February 24, 2011

putzing around and a winner!!!

before the flu from hell hit me I made a couple cards..

This one one I made with my Live Simply cartridge, some Jenni Bowlin and PTI stamps



Now...a sincere thanks to all who commented on my moxie fab feature and my blog candy

I am techically inept and could not get a screen shot but Random.org picked 11 so that is...


so shoot me an email and give me your addy-your goodies will be sent out asap!

Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

LRW animals

Hey all..

Im on the road to recovery from my flu..wow totally kicked my ass...
Im just glad I made this ahead of time..

It was my pick this week and I chose animals as the theme...

I made a little tag with some AC and Maya chipboard that I painted.
Go check outwhat the girlfriends came up with-links on my sidebar

Thanks for peekin!

Monday, February 21, 2011

Im a moxie fabber!!

ch ch check it out!!


so totally cool!

Sunday, February 20, 2011

framed pincushion

I love green and pincushions...LOL I hoard these super adorable $1.50 frames form Michaels

I made a vignette with some a while back but I bought a few more...hehe I saw an embroidered version of this somewhere but I have No freakin' idea where though and had a total ah-ha moment...

well..thats it thats all...

thanks for peekin

Burlap heart

Happy Sunday!!

Its actually a great day...tomorrow is Family Day here so NO WORK!!

I plan on taking bean and her little friend to Gnomeo and Juliet..Im pretty exited!!


I stared this project last week but I just got to finishing it last night..Its a thrift store frame that I painted up, added a canvas bloom which I misted and a canvas heart..

Its going in my hall I think

So I did not get that jumper finished..
I could not for the life of me figure out the pattern..I ended up slicing my finger with my rotary cutter and figured I better stop before I amputated something...

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Bellarific just wanted to say....

Happy Saturday
Its super windy here..like nutso..
I actually thought our house was gonna blow over!

Anyhoo..here's my bella card for this week...


So I'm in the process of making a jumper for Lola...we'll see if I get that done..poor bean is not feeling well...

Friday, February 18, 2011

lsc #130 every day.....

So Maria picked this colour combo..at first I thought she lost her mind ...
I digress......I love it


I broke out some anciet Cosmo chipboard and used some American crafts washi tape
just so happens to fit with moxie fab get daring with decorative tape challenge

Lets see who cheated...


So exited...some of my scrappy friends are having a stitch and bitch tonight..YAY!!

Have a great weekend!

Thursday, February 17, 2011

blog candy...thank you thank you

I meant to post this earlier but oooops..

A small token of thanks to you all who visit and leave comments-truly its amazing

here's what is up for grabs...

a ruffled cozy in Healther bailey print.

A papertrey anniversary set (2010) and

2 yards of vintage trim-oooh hard to part with but you all deserve it!!

So no hoop jumping, reposting or anything like that- I hate that crap-

just leave a comment-easy peasy

I'll pick a winner Febuary 24

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

LRW mist it

Happy hump day!
This week's challenge was mist..
I am just now discovering I like this stuff..
I used a mask them misted..I actually like the spotchy look..
I first sprayed it lightly then decided I'd rather have splotches..

Well..play along with us..
check out what the girlfriends did and click the link on my sidebar!
Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

funky kitschy retro bag

I love sewing handbags!!!

I've been hoarding this Moda American Jane look and learn for the right project..this was it!!



I loved this pattern..the little ties at the side..

ACK..its the best shape too!!

So what ya think?

Monday, February 14, 2011

Valentine swap!!

Happy Valentines day..

Thought I'd post my item from our valentine's swap last week!!
I had the BEST time!!


Thats it thats all!!

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, February 12, 2011

be my valentine

hey there!!

Just popping in to show you what Lola and I got up to this week..
These are the treats for her teachers..

she even used the cuttlebug!! thats my girl!!



I just noticed I passed 100,000 lits on my blog..holy shit..

I'll put together a little giveway and post in the next couple days!!

Friday, February 11, 2011

LSC#129 know in your heart

I'm off to drop my dog at the vet...hope all goes well..she has a NASTY gross mole on her head...ew!!
It was Dee's pick this week...awesome right!!!


I kept it super simple..I likey!!

Lets see who cheated this week shall we.....

Thanks for peekin

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Bella bundle of joy!


its thursday and the week is almost over..yeeehaw

tonight I'm doing a little valentine swap with some friends- can't wait!!


anyways.. i missed last week's bella challenge so I was sure to play along this week!

The challenge was circle cards and I LOVE a shaped card!

thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

LRW white on white

Here we are again...Wednesday!!
the week is half over and its LRW challenge day

This weeks challenge is white on white...cool huh


I used an acrylic card base and applied a rub on..it actually worked well..shocking!
I stitched and used some stabilizer and stickes too..a wee bit of everything here

Go have a lookie at what the girlfriends did ..links are on my sidebar!

Thanks for peekin

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Big bloom bag

lol...say that 10 times fast...

This is a bag I made as a donation to a crop coming up..

I bought this heavy weight home dec fabric in Florida in the summer and decided that it would be perfect for a tote


Anyhoo...I'll be back tomorrow with my LRW card

Thanks for peekin'

Monday, February 7, 2011

fashion Faux pas


do y'all have a superbowl hangover????

anyhoo- here's a layout I did at the crop on Saturday..

Miss Lola with her IMPECABLE fashion sense...bwahahahahaha


I broke into my Studio Calico kit..amazeballs!!

I even used packaging--that tag had ribbon on it-how could I NOT use it..gasp!!!

Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, February 6, 2011

PTI anniversary tags..from me to you


did you see that post over on Nicole's blog...
the downloadable tags are super awesome but the chance to design a stamp...HOLY POOP!!!

Anyhoo...I loved Dawn's tag..my FAV pti colour and I just had to play with my tag sale die..LOVE!!


I also used another couple dies-I cannot get enough of this butterfly.so so pretty

EDIT:::seriously ///LMAO I did not copy Dawn's card..I just started blurfing now and noticed we used almost the same think...OOOOOPS...LOL

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, February 5, 2011

it's a hoot rag quilt

Well its the weekend..wow

what a shit ass week.... seriously a complete cluster F@#K

its all good...Im out for a 12 hour crop with Avril..clear me head!!

here's my latest quilt..I made this for no reason whatsoever...LOL just cause

I used Its a hott from momo for Moda..love the colours,prints..eeek
Actually my last rag quilt was momo too..hmmm.is there a theme here ??




It measures about 40x62.so its a good size

Well I think I'm actually gonna throw this on etsy since there is no real purpose for why I made it...bwhahahahaha

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, February 4, 2011

lsc 128 spring chick

TGIF !!!!!

It's my pick for this week's challenge..hahahahaha

I love the retro stuff and thought this pick was awesome!!

I used my nifty fifties cartridge, a retro background and some stickles and thickers..DONE go have a look and see which loonie cheated this week... dee maria

Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

LRW getting KRAFTY

Happy Wednesday...
we were supposed to get a starom from hell but seems ok at this point!!

This week's challenge was kraft--I love me some KRAFT!!!


I threw this card together pretty quick with some PTI and Unity

Go have a look at what the girlfriends came up with-links are on my sidebar

Stay warm!

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

More bags

Hi there!!!

Just popping in to show a project I did last week

I made this for my co-worker- she picked the fabric and I sewed it up



I loev these bags- really easy to throw together- I used Amy Butler's birdie sling pattern

I gotta make me one of these....