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Mint Choc Chip

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The Challenge this week over at Charisma is favourite ice cream flavours. Scrummy!! There are two lovely sponsers this week Digi Stamp Boutique where you can win 6 images of your choice! And also Stamp Shoppe who are offering a $15 voucher for there shop! what fabby prizes. Well my absolute favourite ice cream is mint choc chip - so here is my card. The lovely butterfly is a die cut and I have added some green pearls (from hobbycraft). The flowers are from Wild orchid (with some leaves punched out) . The papers are a  freebie from Jak Heath that I absolutly adore. Thank you for looking and I hope to see you across at Charisma Cardz this week xx
I would like to enter this into- Creative Stamp Friends - Spots Hooked On Crafts - Flowers Divas by Design - Die Cuts and punches Flutterby wednesday - Open Paper Shelter - Anything Goes Ruby's Rainbow - Flowers Truly scrumptious - Things with wings Ooh La La - Summer flowers Pile it on - Going round in circles

It's a Celebration Blog Hop! 30 June-1July

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Hello everyone and welcome to the Digital Delights It's a Celebration Blog Hop 30June-1July 2011. This is a 2 day hop to help you get through all 30 of our talented designers, collect your letters and enter to win the grand prize!

If you came here from Jacki  then you are in the right spot! If you have just come across this posting while browsing around in blog land then start at the top  Digital Delights blog so you don't miss all of the amazing projects!


The theme of this hop is CELEBRATIONS!! At Digital Delights by Looby Loo,  we are celebrating the new store! Wendy (aka Louby Loo) just completed the move to a new and improved store! In honor of this, each stop along the way will have a Digital Delights stamp from their project to be given away. There are amazing sponsors for the grand prize at the end.

This is a hop with a different twist as along the hop there are letters to find in the postings - not all blogs have the letters but if you gather all the letters then at…

Red, White and Blue

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I sooo loved making this weeks DT card for Digistamps 4 Joy. The theme is Red, White and Blue. I used the oh so pretty image Nadiya, she was fabby to colour. I used promarkers and red, blue and gold stickles. The paper was a freebie download and the card candy from craftwork cards. The tiny gems were from stash. Please pop across and join in our fortnightly challenge, I love to visit you. You can find us here Thank you for looking xx


I would like to enter this into - Designed 2 Delight - Red/White/Blue Stamp Something - Celebrate with Red/White/Blue Off the Wall - Red/White/Blue Catered Crop - Recipe - Red/ polkadots/digi/love/friendship Cupcake Insperation - Photo Crafty Cardmakers - Spots and Stripes Daisy Doodles - Stars and Stripes Happileagh Scrapping - Stars and Stripes Paper Playtime - Digi and use Red/White/Blue Anything Goes- The letter D -Dancing Celebrate The Occassion - Red/White/Blue Tuesday Throwdown - Red/White/Blue Die Cut Dreams - Red/White/Blue

One Stitch At A Time

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Wow another sunday , where do these days go to? Not only another Sunday but this week see's the week of the new collab! We have two prizes up for grabs this week
and the other prize is the fabby collab pack!


The challenge this week is Wedding or Sympathy. I have used the lovely image by Stichy, coloured in promarkers , a touch of glossy accents on the thumb and the birds beak.  I embossed the background card added two silver corners and a flower from stash. Thank you for looking and I hope you will pop along and join in at One Stitch At A Time xx

I would like to enter this into - Daisy Doodle Creative Challenges - Stars and Stripes Die Cut Dreams - Red/White/Blue Ladybug Crafts - Use Red Penny's Paper-crafty -Red/White/Blue Dutch Dare - Clean and Simple Moving along with the times - Clean and Simple Paper Play - Stars and Stripes Shelly's Images - Stars and Stripes Simply Create - Wings Fairy Tale - America

Let's go fly a kite...

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It's certainly windy enough out there to fly a kite. I have used a lovely image from Pollycraft that I have coloured with promarkers and added glossy accents to her boots and some glamour dust to her kite. The paper is Back to Basics , the scrummy flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts and the hearts from Add some sparkle , everything else used is from stash. Thank you for looking xx
I would like to enter this into - Passion For Promarkers - Park Life
A Spoonfull of Sugar - Ribbons and Bows
House of Gilli - Ribbons and Bows
Lexi's Creations - No Sentiment
Wild Orchid Challenge - Shabby Chic Friendship
Fussy and Fancy - case a DT card - Diane
The Paper Shelter - Fun in the sun
Pixie Cottage - Outdoor Fun
Ruby's Rainbow Challenges - Flowers
I Love Promarkers - Anything Goes

Charisma Cardz

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I am soooooo very excited to tell you I am now on the DT on Charisma Cardz, how brilliant is that! Am absolutly over the moon. So lots of thanks to Carlyann for giving me this opportunity xx The challenge over there this week is brilliant - White and one other. We are sponsered this week by Robyns Fetish and I have used there lovely image called Pussy Cat Luv, how cute are they!! You can find them here I have coloured them with promarkers , used some glamour dust on there noses and glossy accents on there paws. The paper and buttons are Papermania capsule collection - liquorice Sherbert. Everthing else used is from stash. Thank you so much for looking and I hope to see you across at Charisma Cardz xx I would like to enter this into - Creative Stamp Friends - Birthday Forever Friends - Spots and dots Make it monday - Anything Goes Stamps R Us - Recipe Everybody Art - Anything Goes Going Grey with Scrap-Creations - Animals I love Promarkers - Anything Goes Little Darlings - Two colours

Digital Delights - Flower Pot Faces

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For my card this week I have used such a cute image flower pot faces along with the lovely paper which is called bloomin faces - what a lovely match both are from Digital Delights along with the sentiment., you can find them all here. I have coloured the image with promarkers and used a little glossy accents on the nose. The butterfly was punched out and then I used distressed ink that was also used on the sentiment. The ribbon is from carft ribbons and the gems from add some sparkle. Thank you for looking and I hope you will pop across and see the other lovely creations from the rest of the team this week. Here is the blog xx P.S There is still time to enter the DT call over there


I would like to enter this into - Happileigh Scrappin - Bright Colours Karen's Doodles - Flower Power Deep Ocean - Flowers Top Tip Tuesday - Cross It Ambers Crafts - Summer fab'n'funky - Summer loving The Paper Variety - Summer

One Stitch At A Time -Things With Wings

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This weeks challenge over at One Stitch At A Time is things with wings.
I was so very lucky to be able to use this fabby image, the first time I have ever used a silhouette, she is called Butterfly fairy, and is by Jess from Floppy Latte Designs that you can find here.  Dont you just love this image,so very versatile, I have turned it around so I was able to use her twice on this card. I have used stickles Firefly and Glam pink on the wings. The gems are papermania capsule collection. We have a lovely sponser this week where you could win a £10 voucher!!! http://www.joannasheen.com/ Hope to see you across at One Stitch At A Time joining in the fun Thanks for looking xx
I would like to enter this into -
Delicious Doodles - Things that flutter
Fairy Knoll - Sparkle
Inspire me fridays - Anything goes
Phindys Place - Black white colour in image
Polka doodles - Pretty things with wings
Poodles Parlour - Anything goes
Sweet Stampin - Things with wings
Sentimental Sundays - Summery o…

Friday Afternoon Gardening......

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Well thats what I should of been doing had it not rained hard, so poor me had to stay in my craft room and make a card. I adore poppys and grow a lot of diiferent ones myself so absolutly loved this paper (one of four) a freebie from Jak Heath that you can find here . I have coloured the Sarah Kay image with promarkers. The ribbons are from Crafty Ribbons I had attached the black ribbon and then remembered I had this lovely red ribbon. Everything else used is from stash. Thank you for looking xx

I would like to enter this into - Sir Stampalot Challenge - Inspiration
I love Promarkers - Black White and one other
Crafty Purple Frog - Favourite things - Poppys
Crafters Companion - Here Comes Summer
Stamp Something - Pretty Papers

Sonny's Party

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Over at Pollycraft there is a DT call happening right now! And they are giving away two lovely images to choose from to enter, how fab is that!! I have chosen to use Sonny's Party , how cute is she I have coloured her in promarkers , Glamour dust on her socks and balloon string - her balloon has been cut out and topped with glossy accents , her bots have also been polished with glossy accents. True Blue stickles on her hair bobbles and hair flower center. The butterfly has been puched out and then gone over with distressed ink and a couple of pearls added. The flowers used were from stash as were the ribbons and sentiment. The DP are Forever Friends - the good life Thank you so much for looking xx

I would like to enter this into Pollycraft DT Call Pollycraft Challenge - Ribbons and flowers For Fun - Summer bright colours
Southern Girls Challenges - Anything goes
Hooked on Crafts - Anything Goes

Charisma Cardz

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This week the challenge over at Charisma Cardz is........ can you guess from my card? Pink and Green what a fabby colour combo! The sponser this week is All That Scraps and I have used one of there lovely images Birgitta. I have coloured her in promarkers and used glamour dust on her wings, Glam pink stickles (delish) on her hair bobbles and glossy accents on her boots. The green/white spotty paper is Dovecraft back to basics . The trellis effect was done using scraps (I knew I would use them one day!)So Tip *save all them odds and ends of papers no matter how small you can make your own backing papers* Butterfly was punched and then I used distress ink tattered rose. The flowers and setiment used were from stash. Hope to see you across at Charisma Cardz Thanks for looking xx

I would like to enter this into - Our Creative Corner - Inspiration - Flower and greens Totally Gorjuss - Flower Power Paper Sundaes - Girly Girl Craft your passion - Its magical Bearly Mine - Anything Goes Going Grey wit…

Digital Delights - Honey Pot Larry

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Two pieces of exciting news this week! *News Flash 1*There is a brand new store over at Digital Delights - Have you checked it out yet? *News Flash 2* Its official I am in Love!  With Larry the bee. This time I have used two Larry images , Honey pot Larry and Bumble Bee Larry. I have coloured them with promarkers and used glossy accents on the honey.(looks good enough to eat) - glamour dust on the wings and black diamond stickles on the antennas. The papers used are also from Digital Delights called busy bees (the strip along the bottom is also paper from the set) . I have used distress ink mustard seed around the edge. The lovely sunflowers are from add some sparkle. Thank you for looking and please pop across and see the rest of the makes from the Digital Delights DT Team, you can find us here xx

I would like to enter this into - Bee Crafty - Summers Here Crafty Emma - Movie - Bee Movie Totally Gorjuss - Flower power My time to craft - More than one image Crafting for all seasons - Summer For Fu…

Digistamps 4 Joy -" Tag it for Dad"

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I know I am not alone when I say I struggle doing mens cards, but as soon as I saw this image I thought fabby!!  You can find the digi at the shop here. I thought  the image was just perfect for this time of year, Dad cooking on the barbie, running in when it pours down - oooopppsie yes that was us last saturday :-) The Challenge this week is "Tag it for Dad" I have coloured the image in with promarkers and used distress ink - faded jeans around the edge. Everything else used was from stash. I hope you will pop across and join us this fortnight at Digistamps 4 Joy, I would love to come along and visit your blog to see what you make. Thanks for looking xx
I would like to enter this into - Anything Goes - Here Comes Summer Papertake Weekly - Dads/Lads
Party Time Tuesdays - Fathers Day
The Stamping Boutique - Men Only
Bows N Berries - Masculine
Cupcake Craft - Creations for Dad
Daisy Doodles - Masculine Card
Incy Wincy - Fathers Day
Ooh La La - Fathers Day
Stamp N Doodle - Fathers Day
The Cr…

One Stitch At A Time - Tag It

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The Challenege this week over at OSAAT is tag it , so many different variations on this I hope lots of you will join in I love to come visiting your lovely blogs. We have a fantastic sponser this week who is offering our lucky winner 5 digi stamps of the winners choice!!

I decided to get ahead with christmas, last year I managed (just) to make all my cards but not my tags and the way this year is flying christmas will soon be upon us! For my tags I used the lovely christmas tags and toppers set 1 by Hope Jacare Doodles you can find them here I have used lots of my favourite ingredients including - Promarkers, stickles, 3d glitter glue, ribbons, tiny gems, glamour dust. I really enjoyed my afternoon spent making these Thank you for looking and I hope you pop across and join us this week at One Stitch At A Time xx I would like to enter this into - Simon says - A Tag Crafty Sentiments - Add some sparkle Southern Girls - Christmas AI Factory - Use something new (red/green stickles) Pixie Dust Studios

I'm getting married....

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Did that grab your attention? I'm not really but today it is my wedding anniversary. I have lots of what I call back up cards, but no wedding cards, so when I saw across at Pollycraft this weeks challenge was wedding/love I knew what my personal project this week would be. So here is my wedding card. I have used the lovely Pollycraft image Cuthbert and Kiki, how cute are they. I have made a trellis background which is a first for me but I love it, so will be doing many more cards like this. I have coloured using promarkers and added tiny pearls to her dress and butterflys using a cream pearl pen. The larger white pearls are from Add some sparkle. The ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons. The pins and pink flowers are from Wild Orchid and everything else used is from stash. Thank you for looking xx

I would like to enter this into -
Pollycraft - Love/Marriage
Passion For Promarker - Pink/Brown
Digi Doodle - No backing papers
Flutterby wednesdays - Dotty
Our Creative Corner - Wedding Beauty
Sweet Stam…

How Old?

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And here for my second week as GDT for Charisma Cardz . The challenge this week is 'How Old? A creation with an age' I made my first twisted easel some days ago and liked it so much I decided to make another for my project this week. I used the stunning image Flora from Funky kits. coloured with promarkers and edged with Distressing ink - antique linen.The flowers and leafs were made from various punches and the tiny gold gems from stash. Thank you for looking and I hope to see you over at Charisma Cardz xx



I would like to enter this into - Ooh La La - Birthdays There She  Goes - Birthday Paper Sundaes - Sentiments from the heart Sentimental Sundays - Inspired by a song (little girls) Going Grey - Birthdays Papertake Weekly - Anything goes Top Tip Tuesday - More than one fold Diva's by design - Florals My Mum's Craft Shop - Punch It Paper Shelter - Celebrate Pixie Cottage - Shaped Card Stampavie and More  - More than One Fold Digi Doodles - No papers Art Impression Stamps - Monochroma…

Digital Delights - Jungle Buddies

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Last week my card for Digital Delights introduced the brand new Safari Dylan, I loved him so much I used him again for this card where he is also joined by the new Safari Daisy and Gemma the Giraffe. The jungle buddies is a sentiment that I have enlarged. You can see them all at the shop here. I have coloured in promarkers and used a little distress ink around the edge. I hope you will pop across and see all the fabby makes from the team - you can see them here, there is also a DT call Many thanks for looking xx
I would like to enter this into - Tuesday Throwdown - Animals My Time To Craft - Wildlife Digital Tuesday- Outdoors Bearly Mine - Anything Goes I Did It Creations - Hats Cupcake Craft - Things With Tails KB Cute Monday - Bright colours Make It Monday - Anything goes Stamps and Fun - Friends

Bumble Bee's

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I adore these little Bumble Bee's - 'Larry' They are all available from Digital Delights, they do look fabby on there own but I wanted to do a different type of card so used three seperate images. You can find all the images here at the brand new store. The paper is also from Digital Delights called Busy Bee's. I have used promarkers to colour and glossy accents on the honey. Glamour dust on the wings and black diamond stickles on the antenna's. Thank you for looking xx




I would like to enter this into -
Catch The Bug - Anything Goes (2nd entry)
Little Claire's - Shaped Cards
Crafty Ann's - more than One image
Crafty Catz - Lots of circles
Fairy Knoll - Birthdays
Stampin With the Dragon - Easel Card
Crafty Purple Frog - Things of Beauty
Cute and Girly - Summer Garden
Pile it on - Summer heaven
My  Mum's Craft Shop - Wings
Truly Scrumptious - Summer Sparkle
Claudia and Co - Fancy Folds
Digital Tuesday - Animal Friends

One Stitch At A Time

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Wow another Sunday! How fast do these weeks fly by. For those of us in England we have had some glorious weather this week with lots of sunshine - we might get a summer after all! I hope you all enjoyed playing along last week over at One Stitch At A Time and will join us again this week for our new challenge which is Graduation or Schools out! We have a lovely sponser this week and you could win a pack of 5 promarkers!!
For my card this week I have used this lovely image by Kelley Kids called the crew, you can find the image here
How much fun I had colouring the different people - I used promarkers and added glossy accents  and 3d glitter glue here and there. The paper was a fabby freebie I found whilst roaming the internet and the font I have used is Tommy's first alphabet.
Thank you so much for looking and hope to see you across at One Stitch At A Time
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I would like to enter this into -
Catch The Bug - Anything Goes
Fairy Fun Fridays - Summer Fun
Stamp Something - Use a Digi
Paper …

Can you see it > > >

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Over there >> See my nice sparkly new badge - Yes I am so excited to be a GDT this month for Charisma Cardz. How best to start the month with one of my favourite Challenges too- Something that flys! I have used the lovely image Betty Butterfly from Pink Cat Studios for my card. You can find her at the store here. I have coloured her in promarkers and used lashing of lovely glamour dust on her wings. The butterfly is from a punch finished of with tiny pearls that were also used on her dress and on her hair flower. The pink and white flower was my bargain of the month from The works 99p for 12!! The DP paper is papermania red hot pack! Thanks so much for looking and I hope to see you across at Charisma Cardz xx
I would like to enter this into - Crafts and Me - Punch it out Diva's By Design - Florals Fab'n'Funky - Whateva My Mum's Craft Shop - Wings Creative Cowgirl - Get your groove on

Digital Delights - Jungle Buddies

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How totally cute!! The brand new releases over at Digital Delights , you so must check them out! What ever words I type about the new Jungle Buddies would do them no justice. Such cute characters and animals. For my card I have used Safari Dylan and Mickie the Monkey also using the delish Digital Delights papers Jungle buddies a perfect match. You can find all the Digi stamps and papers in the shop here. I have coloured with promarkers and used Glossy accents on Dylans boots and Mickie's nose. The ribbon is from Crafty Ribbons. Thank you so much for looking and please pop by the blog and see all the other creations made using the new digi stamps xx
I would like to enter this into - Scrapbook Sisters - Its a mans world Freshly Brewed - Masculine Scrapalicious - Card for a man Simon Says Stamp - For a male Digital Tuesday - Animal Friends Sweet Stamps - Masculine Craft Your Passion - What A Guy Nettie G - Childhood Fantasy Stamptacular - Bugs or Boys

DS4J - On the wings

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One of my favourite themes across at Digistamps 4 Joy this fortnight - "On the wings of a. ......" I absolutly adored this image , utterly cute and so lovely to colour, I actually made four cards all pretty similar but this was my favourite , I love the colour combo! The image is Funky Fairy Kelly and you can find her in the store here. I have used promarkers to colour and added some lovely glamour dust to her wings and shoes. The pearls are from add some sparkle and the ribbon is from crafty ribbons. Thank you so much for looking and please join us this fortnight over at DS4J I cant wait to come and pay you a visit xx P.S There is also a DT call over there
I would like to enter this into - Party Time Tuesdays - Anything Goes KB Cute Monday - Anything Goes Make It Monday - Anything Goes Ooh La La - Happy Birthday Card Cupids - Ribbon Catch The Bug - Bright colours Crafty Emma - Embossing I Love Promarkers - Sparkly Bling Truly Scrumptious - Summer Sparkle