8 February 2016

Mice in Love…HMFMC MW #212

I have a Mid way creation to share for our theme  @ House Mouse & Friends Monday chall
Our talented teamie Kate is our hostess for
**LOVE IS ALL AROUND**
OR you can take the Anything Goes option.
All we ask is you use a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image, CD rom/decoupage..
Iv’e used my fav colour for this LOVE creation Pink..  6x6 scallop card base, image is from the
 triple CD rom.. the gorgeous design paper is from a digi set called "Sweet Hearts” from Pink Gem Designs, matt & layered with SU. Melon Mambo card stock. Dies are Spellbinders, Gold Labels 34 
the Embossed hearts,SB Labels 34. Sue Wilson finishing touches “Heart of Hearts”& Mosaic leaves, 
I've been playing with my new crafty toy a Zutter “Bow it all” think my triple bow needs more practice..lol
Check out my talented teamie Kate's bow youtube video HERE  thank Kate xxxxx
Pearls/heart Pin/Flowers/charm & twine, heart pearl slider all from stash.. 

HM MW#212


Our generous sponsor for this chall is
We are very happy to welcome back Heidi and Simon Says Stamp!!
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
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Winner will receive a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of Premium Dye Ink Pads
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
Simon Says Stamp has been in business since 2002, offering you the best selection of Rubber Stamps, Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards and Paper Crafting Supplies in the world. Stock includes over 100,000+ items along with the latest and greatest releases from the Simon Says Stamp brand, Hero Arts, Tim Holtz, Lawn Fawn, Copics, House-Mouse Designs and so much more.  With such an amazing variety and awesome deals on shipping, it’s always good timing to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp store!

Challs for my card are
In The Pink  With Love ( In Pink )
Fussy & Fancy Monochrome
Live and Love Crafts Love is in the aire
Crafty Ribbons..  Animals only (must use ribbon)

Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join in with our
“Love is all around” chall. theme @ House Mouse & Friends Mon chall. 
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7 February 2016

Sapphire Anniversary card

Happy Sunday folks thought  I would blog this 45th Wedding anniversary card I made for my hubby.
We got married just before Christmas 45 yrs ago. blimey you dont get that for murder..lol
I wouldn't want to change him (not that I could stuck in his ways now )lol
Base card is A5 made from A4 card stock..  SU Midnight Muse card stock which is
a great Sapphire colour just what I needed..this was layered onto card front.
The Spellbinders Cascading hearts die, (I Got mine from HERE ) is cut from another piece of
white card to add yet another layer with the blue card stock showing the Cascading hearts..
The edge of the card is distressed just to lift the layers.. Sentiment is comp. generated
on my Greeting card factory programme, SB dies to frame .. Sapphire coloured linen 
ribbon from stash to complete my CAS anniversary card..

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Inside view before I wrote my sloppy sentiment..lol
You get 2 dies in the Cascading heart set a large square outer one which is what
I used for the inside..then used the hearts die, this way the white shows thro this time..

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challs for my card are
Allsorts chall  Clean & Simple.
My Time to Craft  Love is all around
Challenge up your life ..NO pattern paper..
Hiding in my craft room..NO pinks or reds
Thanks for stopping by see you soon.

 

6 February 2016

“Love is in the Air” @ A Gem of a chall. #162

A Gem of A Challenge
Its THAT time of the year for our Love theme chall..@ A Gem of a Chall
Our talented teamie Pauline is our hostess for
** LOVE IS IN THE AIR**
You can share Any LOVE themed creation with us share the Love..lol
Iv’e used this NEW Card Topper Kit called “Valentine Mice” all you need to make this
super sweet card, just print out the sheets & decoupage the mice, so easy to cut out & layer..
you also get a selection of sentiments to use..I chose this Hugs & Kisses,  glossy accents used 
on the toadstool & heart.  I've added some string pearls around the frame. 
Lots more NEW Products to checkout HERE 
PG #162 x2



Our NEW Prize @ A Gem of a Chall is
2 single digi images OR 2 card topper kits
(or one of each ) No sets or Sentiment sets

challs for my card are
Craft Rocket chall  Valentine/Love
Simon Says Stamp Wed chall    Have a Heart
The ABC CHALL A is for Animals

Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to checkout the DTs awesome
inspiration & join us @ A Gem of a Chall


1 February 2016

Love is all around @ HMFMC#212

Well Jan. has now gone & its time for a new theme @ House Mouse & Friends Monday chall
Our talented teamie Kate is the hostess for
**LOVE IS ALL AROUND**
OR you can take the Anything Goes option.
All we ask is you use a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image, CD rom/decoupage..
My card is clean & quite simple, 7x5 card base, layered with SU Real red card stock,
smaller piece of white card stock using my SB shapabilities “Cascading Hearts” die.
Link for the heart die is HERE 
The sweet mousey image is from the triple CD rom.. the stamp I had was facing the wrong
way to throw/catch the heart shapes so reversed this cute image SB dies to frame.
Lil inkers die for the Bow, 3 heart shape pearls from stash.. My Love take on the chall theme.




Our generous sponsor for this chall is
We are very happy to welcome back Heidi & Simon Says Stamp.
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
 Simon Says Stamp has been in business since 2002, offering you the best selection of Rubber Stamps, Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards and Paper Crafting Supplies in the world. Stock includes over 100,000+ items along with the latest and greatest releases from the Simon Says Stamp brandHero Arts, Tim Holtz, Lawn Fawn, Copics, House-Mouse Designs and so much more.  With such an amazing variety and awesome deals on shipping, it’s always good timing to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp store! 
http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/StoreFront
ONE Winner will receive a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of some
of their premium Dye Ink Pads.

challs for my card are
Simon says stamp. Wed. chall   Anything goes
Simon Says stamp Mon. chall  Love is in the air use RED 
Bunny Zoes Jan chall ..Use Hearts 
Dis Digi D/load chall Use lots of RED
Incy Wincy design chall   Love is in the Air
Where the HeART is chall Love
My Time to Craft Love is all around

Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join in with our
“Love is all around” chall. theme @ House Mouse & Friends Mon chall.
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25 January 2016

Mid Way Zodiac Sign Connection..HMFMC #211

I have a Mid way creation to share for our theme  @ House Mouse & Friends Monday chall
Our talented teamie Heather is the hostess & has chosen
A Zodiac Sign  connection.
A Lot easier than it looks, the DT have some gorgeous inspiration to share, check out
the blog for the full pic of the Zodiac signs..OR you can take the Anything Goes option.
All we ask is you use a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image, CD rom/decoupage..
My take is LIBRA  “The Scales”  this time.. this cute mouse is jumping for joy at reaching her
target weight at slimming club.. My image is from the triple CD rom & a very CAS card..
Sentiment is comp. generated, Congrats. ribbon is from my teamie America
HM MW #211
Our Generous sponsor for this chall is..
http://www.stampendous.com/
Winner will receive a Fabulous $20 Value Reward Card
http://www.stampendous.com/
House-Mouse Designs® stamps can also be purchased at: www.STAMPENDOUS.com
For lots more inspiration and fabulous challenges, be sure to check out the STAMPENDOUS!Blog HERE.
Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join in with our
ZODIAC CONNECTION chall. theme @ House Mouse & Friends Mon chall.
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23 January 2016

In The PINK @ A Gem of a Chall. #161

A Gem of A Challenge
We have a New chall. theme starting over @ A Gem of a Chall 
 Our talented teamie Donna is our host for
**In the PINK**
(plz use LOTS of PINK)
This chall theme is right up my street..PINK is my all time fav colour..
Ive used this super gorgeous Card Topper Kit. (sale price at mo..) Flapper Girl Emma 
All you need to make this lovely PINK creation..sentiments/decoupage/ matching insert, 
even a gift card.
I added Stickles glitter glue & some pearls, all mounted onto SU Pink card stock to complete..

PG #161
side view of the decoupaged flowers/butterfly. 
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Inside view of the Insert
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Our NEW Prize @ A Gem of a Chall is
2 single digi images OR 2 card topper kits
(or one of each ) No sets or Sentiment sets

challs for my card are 
In The Pink  Bling it on
Crafty Catz chall. Girls just wanna have fun

Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join us @ A Gem of a Chall

18 January 2016

Zodiac Signs @ HMFMC #211

Happy Monday folks this time @ House Mouse & Friends Monday chall
our talented teamie Heather is the hostess & has chosen
A Zodiac Sign  connection.
Easier than it looks, the DT have some gorgeous inspiration to share, check out
the blog for the full pic of the Zodiac signs..OR you can take the Anything Goes option.
All we ask is you use a House Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image, CD rom/decoupage..
My choice is PISCES : THE FISH mmm think this lil kitty is being teased by mousey feeding fish..lol
Stamp is called “Something's Fishy” HMOR 1033. coloured with markers & prisma pencils..
I put glossy accents on the fish bowl but its not showing up.. rectangle stitched dies from
Simon Says stamp DP is Echo Park “Splash” pad. charm/twine from stash, comp.generated sentiment..
HM #211
Our Generous sponsor for this chall is..
http://www.stampendous.com/
Winner will receive a Fabulous $20 Value Reward Card
http://www.stampendous.com/
House-Mouse Designs® stamps can also be purchased at: www.STAMPENDOUS.com
For lots more inspiration and fabulous challenges, be sure to check out the STAMPENDOUS! Blog HERE.
Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join in with our
ZODIAC CONNECTION chall. theme @ House Mouse & Friends Mon chall.
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11 January 2016

House Mouse & Friends Mid Way #210

I,m back to share a Mid way card for our chall @ House Mouse & Friends Mon chall.
Our talented teamie Dorte is the hostess for
OR ALL our challs have the option of Anything Goes
All you need is a House Mouse,Happy Hopper or Gruffie image CD rom or decoupage to play..
I needed some Thank You cards for some very special people this is one a very CAS design.
Love this cute guy..I coloured image with prisma pencils/markers..the sentiment is an SU one..
you could have any sentiment with this versatile image..simple matt & layered with black/red card.

Quick story the reason I needed some HM Thank You cards we @ 
are so fortunate to be a close mousey family chall blog,one of our sisters America sent the whole 
team a surprise package from over the pond all the way from America..Our packages were enormous 
everything from glitzy embellies to cling stamps, note pads/fridge magnet all (HM of course) 
 a mousey Calendar & T shirt.. far too much to list. Some of these gifts were sent to America from the
lovely lady Laura Weed from Stampendous gave us the HM cling stamps..BIG THANKS Laura..
The  wonderful House Mouse Calendar came from Barry Percy  of House Mouse designs..
BIG THANKS Barry your cards are on the way this is my sneak peek to you. lol

 Anything Goes 
HM  MW #210
Our generous sponsor for this chall is
We are very happy to welcome back Heidi & Simon Says Stamp.
ONE Winner will receive a RANDOM ASSORTMENT of some
of their premium Dye Ink Pads.




Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join in with our
"WINTER SPORTS/FUN" chall. theme @ House Mouse & Friends Mon chall.
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9 January 2016

Female Birthday @ A Gem of a chall.

Happy New Year folks..were back to start the New Year @ A Gem of a Chall with

FEMALE BIRTHDAY
Nice easy chall theme to start with..our talented teamie  Kelly is our Hostess.
Ive used this lovely card Topper kit called "Wine Time"  mmmmm there's a few peeps 
I know this card would suit..lol, love all the pretty pinks & details..I printed out the front of 
the card a second time as I wanted to decoupage the large wine glass & add glossy accents. 
The card is finished off with a pretty insert & a gift tag too..The pretty dotty edge around 
the card finished it off with out the need for more embellishments in this case..

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view of the decoupaged  Wine glass with glossy accents..
PG #160 x2

Insert view..
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Our NEW Prizes @ A Gem of a Chall are now
2 single digi images OR 2 card topper kits
(or one of each ) No sets or Sentiment sets

challs for my card are
Simon Says Stamp Something New.. my new card topper kit..
Fab n Funky chall.  Something NEW..my new card topper kit..
In The Pink ..Anything goes
613 Avenue Create.. Anything goes optional Birthday/Anniversary

Thanks for stopping by hope you have time to join us @ A Gem of a Chall