Happy New Year everyone...
I hope you had a lovely Christmas, and Santa was kind to you with lots of
new crafting goodies to add to your stash. Due to a serious family crisis, we
had a very quiet Christmas and New Year. My birthday fell between those days
(29th), so John and I went to a seaside town 2 hours away, where we had a lovely
light lunch, a long seaside walk, and a fabulous dinner. Between lunch and dinner we
had 2 shopping expeditions...John bought me a new handbag, then went for a drive
while I spent 1 1/2 hours in a scrapbooking/craft store, where lots of
goodies 'fell' into the shopping basket.
I suppose you couldn't help but notice, I have updated and 'prettified' my blog.
Of course I had an awful lot of help from my wonderful, and very clever John.
That's enough of my rambling on...let's move on to more important things!
After a break over the festive season, Crafty Little Fairies is back with a new
challenge to start 2014 off. How appropriate that the challenge title is
Your creation can feature a new house, new job, new baby etc. Remember, you
must use an image, either stamped or digi, in order for your creation to be valid.
Our lovely sponsor this week is
A dear friend's daughter is due to give birth to a little baby girl in 3 weeks time, so I
made this card for the mother-to-be and her husband.
A closer look at this adorable baby bear, by LOTV.
Inside my card with plenty of room to write my personal message.
Ready Teddy Go - 'New Beginnings'
Really Reasonable Ribbon #86 - 'New Beginnings'
Image - Lili of the Valley Little Sleepy Head
Colouring - Promarkers
Sentiment - LOTV accompanies the image stamp
Paper - Forever Friends New ArrivalsDies - Spellbinders Classic and Scalloped Squares and Circles; Memory Box Night Sky Border
Punch - Carl Sakura
Stickles Star Dust
Ribbon and gems from my
For a chance to win a lovely prize, why not visit us at Crafty Little Fairies, and enter our 'Starting Over' challenge. Don't forget to use an image on your creation.
Until next time,