Monday, 3 December 2012

Challenge time at make it monday

Hi all
It is challenge time again at Make It Monday and this time the sponsor for the challenge is cupcake cards and crafts
We have a special holiday surprise Sponsor this week.

Lori Hairston and, Lisa, are co-hosting the 2nd Annual

Visions of Sugarplums

There are many many many participants joining in the fun!

So, for one week only, there will be prizes available EVERYWHERE, but in order to win the MIM prize from Lori who is graciously offering the prize of a $20 Visa Card, you have to leave comments on her blog and mention that you came over from Make It Monday! The more comments you leave each day, the more times you're entered to win the MIM prize. :)
Posts will be happening at different times and different time zones, so keep checking back to see all the wonderful crafts, traditions, tips, recipes, posts and prizes available every day! Winner from MIM will be announced here next Monday.
For my DT projects this week i have made a set using a stunning digi image called fairy kiki  from mo manning and you will find her here.The papers I have used  for the card and candle cuff decoration are from trimcraft first edition pads they are gorgeous all glittered and embossed.the flowers on the card are made using dies from memory box and you just roll them up and glue them.the flourishes are also memory box dies....The flower on the candle is made using the TIm Holtz tattered floral die. The bling in the centre is from my stash..All the ribbons and gems are from Meiflower crafts and are gorgeous .meiflower crafts has free postage too on all orders over £5.00 until Monday 3rd dec so go have a peep for some fab embellies....I have used diamond sparkles on her wings

challenges entered
Anything But A Card Challenge - anything but a card [candle]
Cards Galore Scrapbook Challenge  kids
Digi Galore anything digi goes
Live & Love Crafts Challenge  anything but a card [candle]
PapercraftJunkies Challenge  embellish it
Challenges 4 Everybody  anything goes
Corrosive Challenges  anything goes
Joanna Sheen Challenge anything goes NO XMAS
One Stitch At A Time  anything goes
Catch The Bug  anything goes
Stamp your Life  anything goes
Totally Gorjuss  anything goes with glitter
Dilly Beans  anything goes
Bronte and Bella's Challenge (Mo's Digital Pencil)  fave colour combo
Crafty Ribbons  at least 2 ribbons
Simply Create  anything goes
Crafting for all Seasons  flowers
Divas by Design  glitter and sparkle
Papertake Weekly free for all
Tuesday Throwdown  lots of layers
Flutterby Wednesdays  buterfly or fairy and punches/dies
Paper Pretties Wednesday Challenge  girly card
Digital Tuesday  girly
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes

For my Pick Of The Week i have chosen this amazing creation from Jodi
How Fantasic is that colouring......I have colouring envy right now ,I adore the image,colours and the butterflies are stunning ....have i mentioned i love this card !!!!!!
You will find some more jaw dropping creations here on Jodi's blog


  1. So beautiful Tracey, love this cute image and gorgeous,gorgeous colours...the candle looks just stunning..Fabulous POTW, love the colours and cute image, so pretty.

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  2. What a lovely set. The flowers you've are absolutely beautiful, and you've such a nice color scheme too for these projects!

  3. Both projects are fabulous Tracey.
    The card image is the sweetest Baby ever! I love all your embellishing on this .Great table decoration is the candle too .
    What an awesome POTW . love Jodi's colour combo too.

  4. Fabulous card and Candle Tracy, I love your projects, they are always so pretty and dressy lol!!!
    Fab pick for this week too!

  5. What a cute Mo's project! Fab colours and design, thanks for sharing it with us at Mo's Challenge this week :)

    Hugs, Franz.

  6. Fabulous projects, and I LOVE your beautiful flowers!Thank-you for entering Papercraft Junkies "Embellish It", Challenge, Good Luck, Denyse X

  7. Tracey, I love this bare bottomed fairy and her sparkly wings. :-) Your flower on the candle is gorgeous and I always fall in love with your projects. Great POTW too!

  8. so pretty thanks for joining us at fbw

  9. Oh such a cute image and a beautiful card, too. Your PotW is stunning.
    Sue x (MiniOwner @37)

  10. Such a beautiful project! THanks for playing the DTC this week!

  11. What a beautiful project, and thank you for entering the CG Scrapbook challenge. Unfortunately, we are a Scrapbook challenge, so your entry wont cant qualify. Hope you will join us again though with a Scrapbook Project.
    Marleen DTL xx

  12. Oh Tracey!! I love love LOVE your color combo! Peach is one of my faves! And your papers...and embellies couldn't be more perfect!! Love this sweet Mo image...and your coloring is stunning!! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Mo's Hugs. Pat Frank!

  13. what a beautiful gift set :) those colors are so pretty and the blooms are awesome :)

    so glad you joined us for our first challenge on SYL :)

  14. What a beautiful set, gorgeous colours, love it! Thanks for joining us at Divas!
    Helen x

  15. Gorgeous gift set (can I send my address?)!! Thanks for joining us for our first challenge at Stamp Your Life!

  16. Hi Tracey

    Finally, I am able to visit and comment!
    As always you have created a positively stunning set. Your attention to the little details gives your project a quality finish.

    Your POTW is fanastic, absolutely gorgeous colouring.

    Michelle :o)

  17. Wow! Great projects! Thanks for joining us at Stamp your Life!

  18. Oh my heavens, how completely adorable! What gorgeous flowers. Love how you made it a coordinating set. Awesome shaped card. Thanks for sharing at The Corrosive Challenge again!

  19. Ohhh I love all your creations! thanks for playing along with us at Digi Galore with our Anything Goes challenge! Hope to see you again soon x

  20. This is gorgeous Tracey. Love the design with the autumn colours and shape. Beautifully designed with tflowers, bow, punchwork and sparkle too. Thanks for playing at Totally Gorjuss and good luck. Hope to see you back saturday for a new challenge. Hugs Bettina xx

  21. Gorgeous creations Tracey :-) the card is fabulous and the candle is stunning ! :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Crafty Ribbons Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  22. Oh wow, this set is stunning! I have that stamp too and love it and you've coloured it beautifully... but it's the details that really make this set amazing... the gorgeous peachy colours, the incredible paper flowers and die-cut flourishes... just beautiful!

    I love love love your idea of making a decorate cuff for a candle - I am so going to try that myself! :)

    Thanks for joining in our Anything Goes challenge at OSAAT this week. :)


  23. OHHHH boy....I love this card!! I have been looking at it forever and I just can't stop saying "Awwwww" over that little bitty fairy butt. LOL...I'm sorry, but that is just so stinking CUTE!! :) Your gift set her is exceptional Tracey and your POTW..OMGOSH...could that grasp your attention any more? It's divine with all that purple.
    Lisa xx

  24. This is so cute. I love those flowers and the gorgeous image. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck xxx

  25. oh my gosh! Goregous project! The candle is amazing! Thank you for sharing your creative talent with us in our December anything goes challenge at Catch The Bug! We appreciate you! ~~Sammibug~~ DT Member For Bugaboo Stamps

  26. She is totally gorgeous and I love the design of your card and the embellishments on your candle. Vee xx

  27. Very pretty and that little image is just too cute. Thanks for joining us at Stamp Your Life for our first challenge.

  28. wow! so beautiful!! thanks for joining this weeks challenge at catch the bug!


  29. Now that is adorable I just love it! Thanks so much for joining our Bingo challenge over at CTB! I hope you will join us again very soon!

  30. Gorgeous set! I love the colors and wonderful images and embellishments you used! Thanks for joining us in our challenge at Catch The Bug!

    :) Becky

  31. What a sweet image and I love the cheeky little bottom. Pretty papers and colours :)

    Many thanks for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge over at OSAAT & hope to see you back again soon.

    Mandy (DT member for OSAAT)

  32. Thank you so much for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge this month at Catch The Bug. This open challenge really is a great way to see lots of different styles and techniques – always an inspiration.
    Crafty Blogocks
    DT Member for Catch The Bug

  33. Lovely card. Thanks for joining in with our challenges at our Papercraftjunkies Challenge Blog.
    Tracey x

  34. Lovely projects Tracey. Thanks for joining us at CFAS this time. Carol DT x

  35. Beautiful job on your projects. Love the candle and the card. What a perfect set.


thank you so much for taking the time to comment,i really do appreciate them ,i will pop over and have a visit with you as often as possible.
tracey x x