*Digi Doodle Studios Feminine Fancy ends March 28th. My DT project
* The Paper Shelter Use metal My DT proj Ends 6th of March

lørdag 30. juli 2011

GDT Totally Gorjuss #91

It's time for another challenge at Totally Gorjuss. This time we have a great one for you. Can you guess what the theme of the week is?? Christmas in July. I can't believe how many entries there were on last week's challenge, that's awsome peeps;) Hope to see many of you for this week's challenge as well.

So many of the challenge blogs have already had this challenge on their blog, and now it's our turn.

The sponsor for this week's challenge is Mejlens design.

Here's my take on this week's challenge:

I've used Cozy little chickadees for my christmas card. Aren't they adorable?
My recipe:
Red bazill
Maja design Frøydefull jul
Lace bought from scrappjungelen
Charm mittens bought private
Button snowflakes unknown
Sentiment from crafty secret: Clear art stamps
Diecut: lacey ovals
Snow flake punch
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink
Snowflakes has a layer of crystal stickles

The Cozy chickadees are coloured with these promarkers: cocoa, cinnamon, tan, marsh green, moss, pear green, baby pink, pale pink, cool grey 2, 1 and ivory.

Hope to see you at our challenge this week. Check out what my talented teammates have made for this one. Have fun!!

I'll deliver to these challenges:

Crop Stop: Anything lace
Digi doodle Shops Best: Anything goes
I love promarkers: Anything goes
Sweet stampin: It's christmas in july

tirsdag 26. juli 2011

Top Tip Tuesday

It is tuesday again and time for another challenge at Top Tip Tuesday. This time it is the red teams turn to shine and show you some beautiful projects. We also have a tutorial for you. It is the fabolous Paula that has done a tutorial on slider card for you;)

The challenge for this week is: Make it girlie.

Sponsors for this week are:
Top tipper prize:
Stash books:

Prize of one of their amazing books!

Stash Books is an imprint of C&T Publishing located in the San Francisco Bay Area. If you’re craving beautiful authenticity in a time of mass-production…Stash Books is for you. Stash Books is a new line of how-to books celebrating fabric arts for a handmade lifestyle. Backed by C&T Publishing’s solid reputation for quality, Stash Books will inspire you with contemporary designs, clear and simple instructions, and engaging photography.

Random org prize is:
is offering a fabulous $10.00 Package of Goodies from Pizzazz Aplenty.

Pizzazz Aplenty began with only a bit of bling and some ribbon, but in the last few months, we've added so much more... from cardstock to cello bags, as well as charms, stick pins, brads, buttons, cords, twines, laces, and over 20 colors in flatback pearls and rhinestones. The newest additions are teardrop pearls, button stick pins, leaf pins, heart pins, resin cameos and flowers!
Please stop by for a look at our store: Pizzazz Aplenty Judy Bennett.

Here's my card for this week's challenge:

I made an easy card for this challenge and I've used this sketch from Nordsalten:

My recipe:
White, pink and purple bazill
Patterned paper from Maja design Fika series
Half pearls from Kort & Godt
Roses from WOC & I am roses
Diecuts: Cheery Lynn: French pastry, Lacey squares, scalloped oval
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink
Textstamp from Norsk stempelblad

The stamp I've used for this one is a digi from Sugar Nellie stamps called: Verity.
She is coloured with these promarkers: blush, pastel pink, sandstone, primrose, dusky rose, baby pink, pale pink, bluebell, lavender, lilac, grey green and ivory.

Now I hope I've inspired you to visit the Top Tip Tuesday blog and take part in the challenge. You have to see all the lovely contributions my teammates have made for you.

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Nordsalten hobbyklubb: Skisse
2sisters challenge blog: Anything goes
Digi Doodles Shop's best: Clean & Simple
Crafts and me challenges: Add a flower

mandag 25. juli 2011

DT Kaboodle Doodles #77

It is time for another challenge at Kaboodle Doodles. The theme for this week is.....can you guess it?? It is stiching faux or real. So get a hand on a sewing machinge or whatever you use or fake it like I did on my project for this week.

The prize this week is two images from the Crafty Pad. So there is a neat prize for you;)

My project for this week is a chocolate box. Quite easy to make really, and I really enjoy making those boxes.  Here is some pictures:

Written recipe for making  the box found in the last Ett trykk. I'm listing the measurements as we speak;)
Bazill 9"x12" for the box. Mark at 2" and 7" at the longest sides. Turn and mark at 5" and 7". Cut the markedge at 2" in the middle. Fold and glue. Lid: 5"x7". Mark at 2,5" and 4,5 " and fold and attach at the top of the box. (Elsi67 made the tutorial in Ett trykk.)

My recipe:
White bazill
DP's: Maja design's fika series
Flowers from WOC,I love roses, Kort & Godt and one unknown origin
swirls from storyteller(cut to fit the box)
Pigma micro 03 archival ink  is used to make the stitches
Ticket text is sponsored from Crafty Pad
Lace bought at Bikuben
Drawn shape at the lid using spellbinder dies
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink.

Now you should visit the challenge blog and see the beautiful creations from the other talented Kaboodle Doodles girls;) Have fun until next time:)

I'll deliver for these challenges:
2sisters challenge blog: Anything goes
Stamp something: Something embellished
Crafts 4 eternity: Shaped cards
Digi Doodles shop's best: Clean and simple
Deep Ocean's Challenge: Ribbons

lørdag 23. juli 2011

GDT Totally Gorjuss #90

It's time for another challenge over at the Totally Gorjuss blog. I almost completely forgot to make this post, due to the bombing in Oslo. It hit my thoughts hard. So all my thoughts goes to the families that are affected by whats happened here in little Norway...A tiny bit of silence for all those that are affected by this insident.

Now over to this week's challenge. Can you guess what it is?? It's punch and die. We're sponsored by Hobby House this time. Now over to my contribution for this week's theme:

My recipe:
White bazill
DP's from Maja design's Life in the Country
Lace from WOC
Roses and buttons unknown
Diecuts: lacey squares, oval, Cheery Lynn and Magnolia doohickey
Punches: Edge and corner punch from Martha Stewart
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink

The  girl is a digital image from Sugar Nellie called: Faith. She's coloured with these promarkers: blush, pastel pink, sandstone, primrose, grey green, tea green, pastel green, crimson, poppy and ivory.

I've also used this sketch:

Now you have to pop over to the Totally Gorjuss blog and see the amazing creations that the other Gorjussettes have made for you. Hope I'll see you at the challenge.

I'll deliver my card for these challenges:
Digi Doodle's Best: Clean and simple
Crafts and me: Add a flower
Truly Scrumptious: Sketch
Papertake Weekly:Getting Cute

torsdag 21. juli 2011

Sugar Nellie Hope for Sugar Bowl

Dette er min andre bloggpost idag. Jeg har laget enda et kort igår, rett og slett bare fordi jeg hadde lyst. Er heller ikke et DT kort.
This is my second blogpost today. I've made another card yesterday, just because I wanted to. This isn't either a DT card.

Jeg har brukt skissen til Sugar Bowl som utgangspunkt for dette kortet og  den ser slik ut:
I've used the sketch for the Sugar Bowl challenge to make this card, and it looks like this:

Her er mitt kort etter denne skissen/Here's my take on this sketch:

My recipe:
Turquoise and white bazill
DP from basic grey
Brads from Papirloftet
Lace from Scrappejungelen
Pink buttons unknown origin
Pink roses I believe is from WOC
Green rose is from WOC
Diecuts: Lacey oval from spellbinders, tagdie from Marianne design Creatables and English Tea Party from Cheery Lynn
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink and the girl and the roses has got a layer of crystal stickles.
Textstamp is from Norsk stempelblad
Jeg har brukt /I've used Hope from Sugar Nellie's digistamp collection for this one. She is coloured with these promarkers: blush, pastel pink, sandstone, primrose, dusky rose, baby pink, pale pink, grey green, tea green, pastel green and ivory.

Jeg leverer kortet til følgende utfordringer/I'll deliver this card for these challenges:
Sugar Bowl: Kiki's sketch
The Pink Elephant: Inspiration challenge
Crafts for eternity: 3-2-1 (3 flowers, 2 buttons, 1 brad)
Little darling challenges: Buttons and brads or eyelets
Kort O'Mania: Anything goes

Edvin the pirate

Jeg har laget et nytt kort som var en utfordring på bakgrunn av fargene i dette bildet. Dette ble jeg utfordret til å gjøre hos papirdokkene.
I've made another card that originally was a challenge on behalf of the colours in this picture. I was challenged at papirdokkene to do this:

Jeg valgte å kombinere denne utfordringen sammen med TOMIC sin siste utfordring som heter Nautical.
Her er resultatet.
I chose to combine this challenge with TOMIC's last challenge where the theme was nautical.
Here's my result

Materialer/My recipe:
Brown bazill
DP: My minds eye: Life stories, Bo Bunny: A gift of love: Mama-Razzi dot
Tag bought at Familieskatter (scrapstore)
Ruler ribbon from Tim  Holtz
Sizzix die borrowed from Katrine (thank you)
Tektstamp Happy Birthday from Norsk Stempelblad, air mail stamp from 7gypsies
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink

Edvin the pirate is coloured with these promarkers: blush, pastel pink, black, china blue, blue pearl, cornflower, cocoa, cinnamon, caramel, tan,burnt sienna, cool grey 5,3,1, warm  grey 5,3,2, tea green, pastel green, grey green, umber and ivory. (Think that's about it)

Leverer kortet til disse utfordringene/ I'll deliver this card for these challenges:
TOMIC: Nautical
Creative Inspirations: Around the world
Deep Ocean Challenge: Ribbons
Bearly Mine: Tag you're it

tirsdag 19. juli 2011

Ny bleiekake/ Another diaper cake

Jeg har laget en ny bleiekake som jeg skal ta med til en venninne som har fått barn for ikke så lenge siden. Her er bilder av denne
I've made another diapercake to a friend of mine that had a baby just weeks ago. Here's some pictures:

Dette ble da min bleiekake nr 2. Kjekke å lage disse kakene;) Ha en fin kveld

This became my diapercake no 2. These are so much fun making;) Have a nice evening:)

Exiting news;)

Karen's doodles are having a DT call. Those lovely images which  you can use at every occation. I gotta give it a go myself. I just loooove those images. I think they're all great;) The DT call closes in about a day now, so I am signing up  for having a go at the last minute;)

Here is my card (I took some new daylight pics today (20/7), to make justice to my card)

This card is made from the sketch from Create4fun and the sketch looks like this:

As you probably can see I've used Born to ride from Karen's doodles on this birthday card I'm gonna give to my father.

My recipe:
brown bazill
DP: BoBunny: Gabrielle Romance, Kaisercraft: cafe culture, Bo Bunny: timepiece dot.
Diecuts: English tea party from Cheery Lynn, Labels seventeen (the stamp is cut by hand though)
TH gear sprockets
All edges are distressed and coloured with vintage photo distress ink
Stamp on tag is from 7gypsies

Born to ride is coloured with these promarkers: blush, pastel pink, cool grey 2, cool grey1, umber, cocoa, burnt umber, cinnamon, caramel, tan, sandstone, china blue, cornflower, blue pearl, warm grey 5, warm grey 3 and ivory. The handwriting is done with memento tuxedo black duo marker

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Karen's doodles: DT call
Simon says stamp: Anything goes
Bearly-Mine challenges: Tag you're it
Paper Crafting journey: For him
Crafty Creations: boyz to men
Sweet stampin challenge blog: It's  one for the boys
Create4fun: Sketch

Top Tip Tuesday;)

It is tuesday again and we are ready for another challenge at Top Tip Tuesday. This is really an exiting one in my eyes. Can you guess the topic of this week??

No squares allowed!

The DT has some amazing projects for you. I can name for instanse: boot card and dome card;)
It is blue team week today, and that means there will be no card from me I'm afraid. I'll be back next week with another card for the TTT's;)

We'll have some fabolous sponsors for this week's challenge as well, I'll put up the list here:

Hi there, I am Deb Mitchell & own The Emerald Faeries Garden Online Store based here in beautiful sunny Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia. I started my own business last year as I wanted to work from home & wanted to put a product out there that the world's cardies would fall in love with. So the EFG Stamps were born with the help of my brilliant Designer. So loving what I do & stay happy Ladies- always do what your heart tells you!

Debbie's Prize is 2 digi Faeries.
(Winner via Random.Org)

Pink Cat Studio is all about offering fun and whimsical stamps to inspire your creativity. They have a huge selection of super cute digi and rubber stamps to choose from and they add more each week. Owner and artist Melissa started PCS in 2005 and over the years nothing has excited and inspired her more than to see your creations with her stamps. Melissa’s goal is to continue to delight & surprise you with her designs. Stop by the studio today and get in on the fun!

One lucky winner 5 digis
(Winner via Random.Org)

This week's Top Tipper prize:

A little bit about Stamp and Create

Owner Lacey; Stamp and Create is a fairly new on-line store.

We specialize in Rubber Stamps and Scrapbook supplies. Some of the companies we carry are: Wags 'n Whiskers Rubber Stamps, High Hopes Rubber Stamps, Whiff of Joy, The Greeting Farm, Penny Black clear stamps, Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps, Stampavie, My Heart Stamps for You, Basic Grey, Ribbon, Charms, Shimmerz, and more!

To be in with a chance of this fantastic Tipper Prize leave a short Tip in your write-up and add (TIP) after your name in Mr Linky.
You MUST add (TIP) to be in the running for this prize.

If you've not we may miss your tip!

We have some extra prices for you as well this week:

Wendy has offered to sponsor Carol's K Card with a fantastic prize of one of their catalogues AND 3 of their amazing templates...one each for Ladies, Gents & Christmas!

and Carol from Arty farty has offered the fantastic Roni Highclair template and everyting needed to make it. How fabolous is that??

Both of these extra prizes will also be rewarded by random.org from all entries.

Now you have to join in at our challenge here. Wish you the best of luck. See you again next week for another TTT challenge;) 

mandag 18. juli 2011

DT Kaboodle Doodles #76

It is monday yet again and time for another challenge at Kaboodle Doodles. I have a fabolous theme for you. Guess what it is?? This time we want to see Embossing on your project. So the challenge is quite open this time around too.

The prize this time around is a $10 voucher from the Paper Shelter. So come on in and join us for another fabolous challenge.

I've chosen a fabolous image from the Paper Shelter called the Bear with a flower. So without further ado, here's my card:

I've gone ahead and made the card after the last sketch from Create4fun: 
My recipe:
White bazill
Patterned paper from Maja design: Life in the country
Roses from Wild Orchids Crafts
Blue lace (tied with bow easy )from Papirloftet
Half pearls from Kort & Godt
Diecuts: lacey squares and butterflies from spellbinders and cheery lynn English Tea party
Embossing pad from Darice
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink

My bear is coloured with these promarkers: cinnamon, caramel, tan, burnt sienna, cocoa, umber, moss, marsh green,pear green,cormflower, china blue, blue pearl, yellow, canary and ivory.

I'll deliver my card for these challenges:
Create4fun: July challenge
Dream Valley Challenges: Summer theme
Stamptacular sunday challenge: Animal antics
Stamps R Us Challenges: Through the garden gate

So come along to the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge blog to see what the other talented designteam members have made for you;)

lørdag 16. juli 2011

Fashionette Lil Lolita for Sunday sketch & stamp

This is my second blog post today. I've made yet another easy card. This time around I chose a sketch from Sunday Sketch & Stamp and decorated it with my new doily amongst other embellishments;) Here is the sketch:

And here is my take on their sketch:

My recipe:
White and purple bazill
DP: Pion papers: Fairytale of spring
Roses from WOC and I love roses
White lace(unknown origin)
Diecuts: Spellbinders: butterfly, labels seventeen, lacey oval
Cheery Lynn: English Tea party
All edges are coloured with vintage photo distress ink
The bow on the hat has got a layer of star dust stickles

This time I've chosen a digistamp from Tickled Pink stamps that's called: Fashionette Lil Lolita. She is coloured with these promarkers: blush, pastel pink, sandstone, primrose,bluebell, lilac, lavender, dusky  rose, baby pink, pale pink, tea green and ivory.

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Sunday Sketch & Stamp: #63
Tickled Pink Stamp Challenges: Cute with a butterfly
Anonyme Scrappere: Flower Power
The Shabby tearoom: Flower power
Simon Says stamp: Anything goes
Passion for promarkers: Gingham