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CraftyCatz challenge 196......

Good morning and welcome to a new challenge at CraftyCatz...
This week it's the turn of our fabulous Nick to chose the theme, she has decided on Ribbon Pleating, a good one as most of us still use lots of ribbon don't we....AND...we are sponsored by CraftyRibbons this week, so lots of lush ribbon to look forward to if you win....it's all good....
Here is the card I made, OK, so not the most pleating you've ever seen, but I tried, and all the girls have worked wonders, please nip over there and have a looksie.........
Papers, clock, are from Pinterest freebies, hopefully they are on my board here.... Ribbon, string and Ticket from stash..
Do hope you will pop along to the challenge and join in, who doesn't want to win some ribbon and have fun too..!!
I would like to enter this into the challenge at SimonSays...AnythingGoes..

Hope you have a fab week-end, enjoy the last one in August...now that's scarey....it's all flying by once again...
Thanks so much for p…

Bella and Johnny's new gear....

Good Morning, hope your all enjoying the longer week-end here in UK...
Now this is abit of a silly post actually, but I promised 'Little-Bo' I would show. so here goes......
Apparently, Bella and Johnny needed a couple of new out-fits for the holiday...(you know the one...)and guess who got to make them....now I don't ever pretend to be a seamstress, by any stretch, but I suppose considering we had no pattern etc, they turned out Ok...well Mia and Lucas like, these are from Build-a-Bear by the way, all the kids seem to have them, but the store bought cloths are daft prices, and as Mia says, a girls needs more than a couple of outfits...lol...

Well, I kept my promise..lol....

Yesterday was my oldest Sons Birthday, he is now 37yrs old, and I feel a hundred..lol.....I just can't believe how time has passed me by like this, I swear it was only recently he was holding my hand and looking at me like I was his everything....lol....so bear with me as I fall into a fit of deep …

CraftyCatz challenge 195.....and we're back....

Good morning blogland , hope this finds you all in fine fettle...
After having a two week break I am sure all our DT girls at CraftyCatzare feeling ready to roll this morning...it's great to have a break but also nice to get back to it, the kids summer break is almost at an end, well, almost, and before we know it, the Harvest Festival will be on us, then it's a hop, skip and a jump to the other, unmentionable one...lol.....
OK, on with the challenge, it is Christine's first one, she has chosen a kind of mixed bag theme really, It's to use stitching and an option of using  Material....if you read below this it will all be revealed......


This week see's a challenge with an option... take up the challenge with the option and you will be entered into both prize draws for both sponsors....But please remember to state what if any material has been used.
If you choose to leave out the option of material  and just cover the stitching  you will be entered into the  prize fr…

CraftyCatz challenge....194

Hi Girls and a very Good Morning to you all, I hope all is well in your part of the world....
Yes I am back...from outta space....thats how it feels anyway...lol....the daft thing is, we are now taking a short break at CraftyCatz, so after this weeks challenge I may be off for another two weeks, though I will be  commenting alittle  ....enough of all that, onto the challenge this week, which is Pastel Colours...., this was our lovely Sassy's theme, but she has had to step down from the DT for personal reasons and we do so miss her, she is such a fabulous lady and such fun, take care Sassy girl....Anyhow, I took it to mean just keep it light...so I did....
We also have our monthly GDT call going on, so just add GDT to your entry and Bob's your uncle.....

We are sponsored by Crimson Cloud who have 3packs of die-cuts for you....

This is a card I made for Carla on her Birthday the other week, I was trying to keep it plain as she doesn't really go for to much 'Froo Froo…