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Hi and welcome to my blog. I appreciate you stopping by and very much appreciate all your comments that you are kind enough to leave. If you enjoy what you see, please add yourself to my list of followers or leave a comment. I am proud to be on the Design Team for Crafters Companion and regularly design for them, for their wonderful CD's as well as designing the Downloads of the Month. I hope that my blog inspires and helps you to create what ever it is you want to create. Hope to see you back here soon? Take care Nicki xXx

Monday, 13 May 2013

Happy Birthday!

It's my son's birthday today, and yes, this is his card! so hopefully he's opened it before looking on here!
so Happy Birthday Con, have a fantastic day
Love you huge amounts
xXx

Saturday, 11 May 2013

Ally Pally~better late than never!

Hi all, i didnt get to go to Ally Pally last September, so hubby took me last month, and wow! kid in sweet shop sprang to mind!
We had an amazing day, he spoilt me rotten, this is my little hoard of goodies (she says with huge smile!)
Love the dies and matching stamps from spellbinders and JustRite, and the singles stamps from stamps to die for!, so much strokey strokey yummies!
see you soon, take care

Thursday, 9 May 2013

Toread's .... so cute!

How cute are these Toread characters? they are stamps from Crafters Companion, with papers printed from the accompanying CD. The 2 images remind me of my little babies! altho...not so little anymore!!!
I just love them, as ive seen so many other crafters also do! these 2 are my ultimate favs, just totally adorable!


take care till next time

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Dressing up

Hi all, me again!
Here's a card i made last year, think it was for my niece's birthday?
I love this stamp,  its a kanban one, Jasper Steampunk set, i think these stamps are gorgeous!
Coloured using my spectrum noirs, dont ask me which colours i used now, as ive totally forgotton, but was pretty chuffed how the colouring came out!
Till next time
take care

Monday, 6 May 2013

My new babies!

Not a card i know, but i'd like to introduce you to my new babies! They arrived yesterday and as you can see from the bottom image have made themselves at home! 
I've already fallen totally in love with them and just want to thank Cat Protection in Basildon, fantastic, helpful and total superstars! Unsung heroes who do the most wonderful job looking after all these little waifs n strays, happy ending here with these 2 little beauties!
Tracy (above)
 Trevor (below)

Sunday, 5 May 2013

3 birds...

Hi all, how you doing?
I've found these cards i made too last year, with the Stampin Up bird punch, which i think is pretty cute little punch! 
 The following 2 i was having a 'negative' phase i think so had to try and do negative colour versions, not sure which one i prefer?


Until next time
take care

Friday, 3 May 2013

Of corset's its your birthday!

Hi all, hope your well?
I managed to finally get all the cards ive made for the past i dont know how long, uploaded to my PC and can now start putting them up here to show you!
I made this sometime last year! .... yes thats how long i havent been posting any other creations for!
I loved this stamp set, Its from Creative expressions call Frilly Things, lovely images too! very cheeky!

Wednesday, 1 May 2013

Crikey! its May already!

Hi all, i'm kind of surprising myself how quick this year is going, its almost quite scary!
Anyway, waffle over... back to the job in hand. Downloads of the month time again!
I wanted to create something bright and flowery as its been so dull and cold out, so with that in mind, these are the designs ive created for Crafters Companion, downloadable papers as always available to download from their website, log in and download away!
Hope you like the cards and they cheer you up? Would love to see your creations made with the printables, so leave me a message and i'll pop over and have a look!


Take care
until next time