Friday 30 August 2013

Just Grand

Hi Dahlings
Welcome new bloggers hope you enjoy your visit to AbFab .
This card is quick simple yet effective
Memory Box Grand Merry Christmas
S.B Poinsetta
Martha Stewart Punch Branch .
I coloured the Poinsetta in with Pan Pastels
All dies from Oyster Stamps
Must dash getting ready for Biggin Hill
Big hugs
Have a great weekend

Monday 26 August 2013


Hi Dahlings
Hope you all enjoying the Bank Holiday i no i am last rest for me for a while as our show season starts again so i am making the most of this Bank Holiday .
This card i have done a cross over with a envelope inside ,i will be doing this design at the shows for a make and take
For  this card i used 
Quietfire Stamp Family 

The inside i made an envelope using the Envelope Punch Board 
Please have a look at Quietfire blog for some inspirational ideas .just click on the icon at the side 
Thank you for stopping by today .
Enjoy your Bank Holiday 
Big Hugs xxx

Sunday 25 August 2013


Hi Dahlings
One of the Ladies Karen was on the Crafty Retreat with us from Oyster Stamps ,and she has finished the card of that we done on the Sunday in my work shop .
Karen has put her own take on this using different coloured flowers .
This is lovely Karen please check out Karens Blog Serendipty Dragonfly .
Well done Karen

Saturday 24 August 2013

Crafty Retreat

Hi Dahlings
Welcome every one and New Bloggers ,lovely of you to join me this is another card i done at the retreat and i used the envelope maker for the inside to add a different touch to the inside .

I used Heartfelt Sun Kissed Fleur Stamp

Inside made with the Envelope Board edged with silver Bling on a roll 

Inside put your sentiment .
Hope you enjoy your visit
Enjoy your bank Holiday
Big Hugs

Wednesday 21 August 2013

Crafty Retreat

Hi Dahlings
Well check this out one of my Ladies that was on our Crafty Retreat has finished her Christmas Advent Tree please check out Karens Blog Serendipity Dragonfly .
Well done Karen its Lovely ,glad you enjoyed the workshop

Monday 19 August 2013

The Winners Are

Hi Dahlings
This will be a quick post ,back from the Oyster Stamps retreat it was Fab but i am so tired so its an early couple of nights for me .
I have put on some photos for you to look at ,and the views that we were in ,which was wonderful .
Now for the Winner i have picked two that was the nearest ,yes it was an Advent Calender ,but it was a
Tepee Advent Tree, so the nearest was
Sylvia and Jan ,please email me your Address and i will send you the Tied Together Embossing Folder
Well done Ladies .
Behind every window there is an sentiment .
I loved doing these Tree's hope you like as well
Big Hugs

Thursday 15 August 2013

Can You Guess???????? !!!!!!!

Hi Dahlings
Well i am on my way to Daventry For the Oyster Stamps week end Crafting Retreat ,what a fun filled weekend we have in store for the ladies .
On my first Day i am making this with the Ladies .
Now for the chance to win the first 2 people who follow and that means you must join my Blog, and comment on my Blog win
Drum Roll !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Couture Creations Tied Together Embossing Folder .Whoop Whoop
Best of luck i will announce the Lucky winner's Monday Evening 19 th .
Now its one entry per person .think carefully before you post .
I will Post what it is Monday as well
Best of luck
Have fun
Big Hugs xxxx
it's nearly Christmas
Counting down the Days

Sunday 11 August 2013

Your friend

Hi Dahlings
Welcome new Bloggers and Regular ,hope you enjoy your visit to my blog ,
Well I'm all done ready for the retreat this weekend coming with Oyster Stamps .
I will put a sneaky peak on  Thursday ,BUT only a little snippet ,if you leave a comment on what you think it is you will receive a embossing folder TIED TOGETHER The correct first two people to guess it right will win  I will announce the winner Monday Eveing the 19th August .,so on Thursday through to Sunday eve one entry per person ,no person must enter that is going to the retreat 'so good luck .
For this little card i used
S.B Gold labels Four
S.B Stately Circles 
S.B Standard Circles Large 
S.B Labels Four 
S.B Twisted Metal Tags and Accents
Cuttle bug embossing Folder Rosa
Cherry Lynn Fanciful Flourish 
Die Na mics Royal Rolled Rose 
Quiet fire Stamp Your Friend 
Bling on a roll  .
do check out Quiet fire hit there icon on the side of the page for all there stamps ,as Oyster Stamps do not carry all of them.
Enjoy the rest of your week end
Take care all
Big Hugs xxxx

Wednesday 7 August 2013


Hi Dahlings
hope you are all well ,welcome new bloggers i do hope you enjoy your vist to my little world of crafting .
Have i got some thing to show you     Drum Roll !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
BLING  you all no i love my Bling well here it is
12X24 S heets in silver and Black from Oyster Stamps with stickey back you can cut it and it goes through the Grand Calibur Ebosser Artisan and the Cuttle Bug .
i will show you what i did last night 

Spellbinders Classic Heart 
Cherry Lynn Heart 
Cherry Lynn Miniature Roses 
Cherry Lynn Small Flourish 

Cherry Lynn Sayings 
Bling on a Roll .

The shoes i Blinged up wow they look Fab for any night out .
Hope you have a good week
See you all soon
Big Hugs xxx
Take Care x

Sunday 4 August 2013

Heartfelt new release

Heartfelt Release due in At Oysterstamps 14 th August

Heartfelt new Release

Hi Dahlings
Welcome new bloggers thank you for stopping by ,i hope you will enjoy my Blog
Oh and yes we are having a Blog hop sooooooooon cant wait for that it will be so much fun .
Heartfelt new release is due in at Oyster Stamps on the 14th of August .
The 12x12 Paper Pads are so worth the money as they have done them so you can use them as toppers ,great for quick Christmas Cards, they mix in so well with all your Spellbinders which is a bonus .
But me i broke the rules as always i made this box out of one sheet of paper 12x12 ,i thought it would make the box Vintage Looking ,that's what the papers look like to me so here it is .
One sheet the video on how to do this is on U Tube under origami Box
I added a piece of Lace used one of the topper Picture's as the lid Decoupage the Poinsettia up and added Shabby White Fran-tage .
 For the card i used
Heartfelt Christmas Song Pre-Set
Heartfelt Ornaments Add On's Die 
Memory Box Blooming Poinsettia 
S.B 2011 Heirloom Ornaments 
Bling on a roll 
Thank you for stopping by enjoy the rest of your week end .
Big Hugs xxxx

Thursday 1 August 2013

Quietfire meets Heartfelt

Hi Dahlings
hope you are all still enjoying this lovely weather we are having ,i have a week of next week i'm not going away a lot do do at home and of course crafting !!!!!!!May be more crafting hee hee hee
For this card i used Heartfelt and my Favourite Stamps Quietfire
S.B Grand Squares 
S.B Floral Ovals
Heartfelt Decorative Lattice Swirl
Heartfelt Sun Kissed Fluer 
Heartfelt Sun Kissed Fleur Precut set 
Quietfire Stamp ,I Love You 
Bling on a roll 

For the Flowers i have used vellum and Embossed with White Embossing Powder
Thank you for popping by today
Big Hugs xxxx