Love to Create DT: All Wrapped Up – Stamping Chef


This week at Love to Create Challenge Blog the Theme is All Wrapped Up! We have two generous sponsors this week and I have created TWO posts to showcase both sponsors! For my post on Eureka Stamps click here.


For my card I’ve used the image from The Stamping ChefForest Fairy.  The sketch I’ve used today is from Sweet Sketch Wednesday:

SSW 194-5, 2_20 DSB


Products Used:
Spellbinder – Petite Ovals, Blossom 5
My Mind’s Eye – Bramble




Sweet Sketch Wednesday
Milk and Coffee – Make it Cute
Challenges 4 Everybody – Anything Goes
Tuesday Alchemy – Wings
Bunny Zoe – Flowers
Stamp and Create – Spring is Coming
Natalie and Amy – Something Old and Something New (New image, old paper from stash)
Bearly Mine – Lace/Ribbon/Twine
Crafty Cardmakers – Blooming Images
Crafty Catz – Dies and Punches
Penny’s Paper Crafts – Anything Goes
Fab and Funky – Flowers
The Pink Elephant – Anything Goes

Holiday Bookmark

This week over at Farm Fresh Friday the challenge is “Anything but a Card” and I’ve made a bookmark using the Holiday Anya image. The bookmark itself is created using my Cricut “Ashlyn’s Alphabet”.




FFF – Anything but a Card
Stamping Sensations – Traditional Christmas
Daring Cardmakers – Smile Please
Papertake Weekly – Flower Power
LEJ – Seasons Greetings
Penny’s Paper Crafty Challenge – Anything Goes
YNS – Anything Goes
Craft Us Crazy – Holiday Theme
My Mums Craft Shop – Winter Wonderland
<a href=" Creatalicious – Winter”>Creatalicious – Winter

Love to Create DT Card – Fancy Edges

This week’s challenge over at Love to Create is Fancy Edges! Our sponsors for this challenge are Digi Garden and Sassy Studio Designs, both have amazing Digi’s for sale so make sure you check them out!

The image I’ve used from Digi Garden is Ursala’s Teddy. She’s super adorable and fun to color! She also comes in a colored version as well!

Other Products:
Spellbinders: Floral Ovals, Classic Ovals, Fancy Flourishes, Edgeabilities – Classic Petal




For my second card I’ve used the image Ashlee’s Prom from Sassy Studio Designs. Beautiful detailed digi and just absolutely elegant!




Other Products Used:
Spellbinders: Floral Ovals, Classic Scalloped Ovals, Fancy Flourishes, Edgeabilites – Classic Scallops, Classic Decorative Inserts Three
Hero Arts – Background Stamp

Challenge 4 Everybody – Anything Goes
Whoopsie Daisy – Pastel Colors
Ribbon Girl – Sparkles
Spark your Creativity – Anything Goes
Paper Crafting Journey – Anything Goes
Natalie and Amy – Colour me Happy (Coral and Grey)
Crafty Catz – Anything Goes
V’s Sweet Ideas – Anything Goes
Paper take Weekly – Anything Goes
One Stop – Anything Goes
IDIC – Anything Goes

Totally Paper Crafts – Cute and Girly

French Inspired

This is my very first vintage card and I love it! I finally “cracked” open my bottle of Rangers Crackle Gloss and covered my Eiffel Tower image. The cracking was done automatically while it was drying.

Other Products Used:
Spellbinders – Classic Circles, Petite Scalloped Circles, Fancy Tags Three




Simon Says – Francaise
Create Card Crew – Blue and Silver
Deep Ocean – Around the World
Stamp and Create – Lace
Color Throwdown
Bearly Mine – Anything Goes
CC&CC – Stripes
Brown Sugar Challenge – bingo (bling, embossing, blue)
Penny’s – Lots of Layers
Charisma Cardz – Feeling Blue

My First DT Card – Autumn

My very first card as part of the Love to Create Challenge DT. You can check out the challenge blog here:

This is the very first time I have been part of a Design Team altogether!! I’ve gotten to know the ladies for the past month and man, they have been the coolest! They were all friendly and I’ve learned so much from them! Product suggestions, YouTube tutorials and and answering all my silly questions! I feel like a little girl in a candy shop and needing people to guide me through it!

This week’s challenge is generously sponsored by Bugaboo Digi Stamps!

Here is my inspiration for this weeks theme “Autumn”:


I used Stella Calendar Months – Thanksgiving. She is the cutest little lady ever! Maybe about month ago I saw her on someone else’s wonderful project and I knew I had to use her one of these days, and here she is today!

Remember, for a chance to win this fabulous prize make sure you link up your project over at Love to Create Challenge blog!

Party Time Tuesdays – Anything Goes
Pink Elephant – Coloring Medium (Copics!)
Stampavie and More – Autumn
Poodles Parlour – Autumn
One Stitch at a Time – Anything Goes
Raise the Bar – Anything Goes
Challenges for Everybody – Anything Goes
Pause Dream Enjoy – Orange and Brown
Crafty Catz – Texture
Fab and Funky – Die Cuts

Christmas for Miss Anya Rain

This week over at Anyone for Anya the theme was “Umbrella Inspiration”. What better than to use this stamp from The Greeting Farm?? Its been a while since I’ve made a Christmas card, so this is it!

Anyone for Anya – Umbrella Inspiration
Splendid Stamping DTT – Double take Tuesday
J and C Creations – Contemporary Christmas
Totally Stampalicious – Stampalicious Christmas
Christmas Stampin All Year Long – Anything Goes
Crafty Catz – Easel Card
Bearly Mine – Anything Goes
Charisma Cardz
CHNC Challenge – Snowflakes
Tammy’s Scrapin Corner – Anything Goes

Purple Christmas

I guess this isn’t necessarily a Christmas card. That’s why I love the new set of The Greeting Farm Anya Scarves. It’s so versatile you can really use them for any occasion!

It’s been a little while since I’ve used embossing folders so I thought I’ll whip them out for this card.

Products used:
The Greeting Farm – Anya Scarves
Donna Salazar – Stanza (background stamp)
Spellbinders – Deckled Ovals, Classic Ovals, Labels Three.
Stickles – Star Dust




Sir Stampalot – Victorian
All Sorts – Purple
Splendid Stamping – Lace
Anyone for Anya – Sketch
Pink Elephant – monochromatic

Anya Easel Card

This is my first easel card ever!

A friend at work had asked me to make a card for his wife’s 37th birthday. I told him to tell me some things about her:

Turning 37
Loves to shop
Loves purses
Loves shoes
Loves bling
Bright colors

With a twist with my creativity, I give you….




I was entering my cards into challenges so I tried to make sure I use certain elements into the card, ie. Bow, colors, die cuts etc.

For this project I used:
The Greeting Farm – Miss Anya Collection
Spellbinders – Label Eighteen, Floral Ovals, Classic Ovals

Totally Stampalicious – Ribbon Challenge
House of Gilli – More than One Fold
Papertake Weekly – Things that make you go Awww
Color Throwdown – Fall Colors (The green I used on the oval didn’t turn up as well in the photo, hope that counts..)
Paper Shelter – Punch it!
Your Next Stamp – Friendship (Shaheen isn’t my friend, but her husband sure was for me to make a beautiful card!)
Deep Ocean Challenge – Good Bye Summer
Make it Monday
Creatalicious Challenge – Color Palate
IDIC Challenge – More than One Fold

Coral: Time to Party!

I have to say all this card making is preventing me from going out to shop. Which is a good thing 😉

Today’s card is created using The Greeting Farm Jessica digi. I’ve always liked circular cards but they’re always a pain to find an envelope for. The circular frame is made from Provocraft Elegant Edges cartridge. After embossing the paper i decided to add some stickles Cotton Candy. Coral paper is Co’redinations Adirondack collection. Unfortunately it doesn’t have the color name on the sheet of paper. It’s a beautiful color though!


Anyone for Anya – Inspired by Time

Challenges 4 Everybody – Anything Goes

Digital Tuesday – Coral and Tan or Kraft

Make it Monday 

Totally Stampalicious – Anything Goes

Also check out the blog Candy at Cheryl’s site She Stampsthe give away looks awesome!