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Stitched background - part 1

Stitched background - part 1

I'm really getting into stitching on my pages, so while my enthusiasm lasts I'll make the most of things. This evening I sat in front of the television and stitched up this colourful background. Im annoyed with myself. I ran my hand over my forehead at...

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Monochrome card

Monochrome card

I have a fantastic stamp from La CDE which I absolutely love. I find it so cute on it's own that I haven't yet felt the need to colour it whenever I've used it. I decided to make it into a monochromatic card, which is for a friend I'll be seeing shortly...

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Newton's Law

Newton's Law

Newton's Third Law: For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Aidan's take on Newton's Law: For every spoonful of food consumed, an equal and opposite spoonfull will be scattered throughout the nearby neighbourhood. It certainly deserved...

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Challenge des Elfes No 45 - par Bri

Challenge des Elfes No 45 - par Bri

Another challenge which appealed to me - Challenge des Elfes No 45 by Bri : to create a card which opens/closes with a ribbon, raffia or fibre of some kind, using a plain paper base,. This is the fantastic lot which the lucky challenge winner could receive:...

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More Stitching

More Stitching

I could really get into stitching on my SB layouts. I had another go this morning. I'm reasonably happy with the result. Background: sunshine yellow Coredinations, Brown mat: Basic Grey (Phoebe), patterned Rayher, and all stamps from La CDE (Flourish,...

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Cute Kitten

Cute Kitten

A ritual part of any trip 'back home' (to Ireland) has had to include a visit to Newgrange Farm , where the photo for this layout was taken. It's a great place to visit with young children. The kids get hands on with all animals on the farm, can cuddle...

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Candy Alert

Candy Alert

How would you like to win this lot of crafting goodies? To enter it's quite simple. Post an article on your blog, with a link to Sonia's blog and post a comment on Sonia's blog linking to your article. Closing date: 07 June 09. You could also try your...

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What to do on a wet afternoon?

What to do on a wet afternoon?

... make biscuits, of course! Here's my youngest having a whale of a time rolling, cutting, mashing and thoroughly enjoying himself (and the biscuits were even edible AND tasty afterwards :)). Both papers from Toga, Stamps: Leo, Chef's hat, Bonheur and...

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Finished (stage 2)

Finished (stage 2)

OK, this time I'm really finished with this piece of cross-stitch! I added the name and made the flourish a litle longer. It seems more balanced that way. Satisfied now, Annick?

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