Wednesday, 18 December 2013

Celebrate!

We are celebrating in The Male Room this week and we want to see your celebration cards or projects. It doesn't necessarily need to be Christmas related - mine isn't - take a look


I've made it as clean and simple as possible - I do like the silver cup though don't you? All the cards have to be male for this challenge but the celebration type is up to you - can't wait to see what you come up with.

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Tag It, Delightful Dozen
Ink: Real Red, Smoky Slate
Card Stock: Whisper White, Naturals White, Real Red, Gumball Green
Paper: In Colour DSP
Accessories: Big Shot, Chalk Talk, Modern Label Punch, Dimensionals
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -


Monday, 16 December 2013

A CAS Christmas

This is our last challenge of the year at Make My Monday and we are ending on a good one - CAS Christmas. I love clean and simple so this was great for me - take a look at my card


Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Bells and Boughs, Special Season
Ink: Real Red, Certain Celery (retired), Crushed Curry
Card Stock: Whisper White, Real Red
Accessories: Big Shot, Circle Die, Dimensionals
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -

Thursday, 12 December 2013

A Final Sketch

It's the challenge of the year over on CAS - Colours & Sketches and we are finishing with this lovely sketch


Here is my card


I wasn't sure about this colour combo but I think it's growing on me now! I'm also falling in love with Every thing Eleanor again - I haven't used it for such a long time, doesn't it look good with the decorative label from Chalk Talk?

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Everything Eleanor, Chalk Talk
Ink: Baked Brown Sugar, Crisp Cantaloupe
Card Stock: Very Vanilla, Naturals Ivory
Paper: In Colour DSP
Accessories: Chalk Talk, Big Shot, Dimensionals, Basic Pearls
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -


Monday, 9 December 2013

Frosty Birds

We have a lovely theme for you this week at Make My Monday, we want you to create a Frosty Scene. This is one of my favourite things to do and I had such fun creating this card - take a look



I recently had the great pleasure if playing with the new Thinlits Circle card die and couldn't resist using it for this card. Loads of glitter was added to the branches of my trees and this is the first time I have used this particular stamp - isn't it lovely?

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Serene Silhouettes, Petite Pairs
Ink: Island Indigo, Midnight Muse
Card Stock: Island Indigo, Whisper White, Silver Glimmer
Paper: In Colour DSP
Accessories: Big Shot, Thinlits die, Scallop Trim Punch,Modern Label Punch, Dazzling Diamonds
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created - 

Saturday, 7 December 2013

It's the Final Throwdown

That's right it's the last challenge of the year over on the 52 {Christmas} Cars Throwdown and this time it is to choose ANY previous challenge. I have chosen the Holly theme from back in August - take a look


This very nearly turned out to be a one layer card - I added the label right at the last minute as I felt it lacked a little something.

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Joyful Christmas, Bells and Boughs
Ink: Certain Celery (retired), Real Red, Basic Gray
Card Stock: Whisper White, Naturals White, Real Red
Accessories: Dimensionals, Decorative Label Punch
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -

Thursday, 5 December 2013

CAS Colours

All this week my DT posts have been popping up - well I hope they have as I have scheduled them all! Today is no exception as I am currently staying with my Mum while Dad is in hospital having his chemo. It was quite a rush getting all my cards made before I left as I am not the most organised of crafters however, here is one I really enjoy making. It's for today's challenge over at CAS - Colours & Sketches - take a look





It's a circle swing card made by die cutting parts of the die leaving a centre panel. This is folded concertina style to make the circle 'swing'.

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Wonderful Wreath, Love and Joy, Joyful Christmas
Ink: Real Red, Gumball Green
Card Stock: Very Vanilla, Real Red
Paper: In Colour DSP
Accessories: Big Shot, Dimensionals
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -


Wednesday, 4 December 2013

Make My Monday - Midweek Motivation

It's midweek motivation time over on Make My Monday  so I have made this card for your inspiration - take a look


There are more details over on the blog but here is what I used to make it

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Wonderful Wreath, Special Season
Ink: Gumball Green, Always Artichoke, Real Red, Chocolate Chip
Card Stock: Very Vanilla, Naturals White
Accessories: Dimensionals, Vintage Brads
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

New Challenge in The Male Room

As we hurtle into the season of goodwill and Christmas festivities what better theme to have than Food and Drink? - which just happens to be the new theme over in The Male Room - here is my project


I have chosen to step away from Christmas and instead show you the gift I made for my Brother's birthday. I have the lovely Traci Cornelius to thank for this project as I followed the tutorial on her blog HERE - please do pop over there and take a look.

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Nature Walk (retired)
Ink: Various markers
Card Stock: Naturals White
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

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Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -


Monday, 2 December 2013

Christmas Flowers and Foliage

The title says it all and is the new challenge over on Make My Monday - here is my card


A traditional Christmas Poinsettia in traditional Christmassy colours - with a few sparkly bits in the centre!

Materials - Stampin' Up
Stamps: Joyful Christmas
Ink: Versamark, Chocolate Chip
Card Stock: Very Vanilla, Crumb Cake, Real Red
Paper: Polka Dot Parade DSP
Accessories:Big Shot, Window Framelits, White EP, Scallop Trim Punch
(To order any of the above current items or items from the Annual Catalogue please e-mail me on deezinesart@gmail.com - a catalogue pdf can be found in the side bar. Items can be delivered direct to you - just £4.95 p+p any size order. Also see the special offers above in the top tabs - thanks).

You can also shop now directly from my Stampin' Up website - click HERE to take a look.

Please don't forget to pop over and see what the other DT ladies have to show you and I hope to be visiting your blogs soon to see what you have created -