Saturday, 31 December 2011

Simply Stampin' Sketch Challenge

Hi Everyone

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all!

I hope everyone had a great Christmas and are all looking forward to a party tonight for New Year...

But in the meantime, we have a sketch challenge for you this week over at Simply Stampin' Challenge:

and here is my Design Team entry:

I needed to make a new baby card for a friend whose friend has just had a baby and this sketch was perfect!

Stamps: Bundle of Joy, Pennant Parade
Card: Pink Pirouette, Wisteria Wonder, Whisper White
Inks: Pink Pirouette, Wisteria Wonder, Blush Blossom, Staz On Ink
Papers: Pink Pirouette, Wisteria Wonder
Punches: Pennants
Ribbon: Pink Pirouette
Button: Whisper White
Other: Glitter

Hope you like it, thanks for stopping by and
to everyone!!!

Saturday, 24 December 2011

Merry Christmas Everyone...!

Hi Everyone

Merry Christmas Eve to you all, and a big Merry Christmas for tomorrow too!

Over at Simply Stampin' Challenge this week we have another festive challenge for you, the theme is:


(I know, very original but it had to be done!)

Here is my DT entry. These are very cute little boxes that have an acetate window inside so the recipient can see what treat lies inside for them. I'm going to use them as table favours for Christmas day...

and there's a little Christmas message inside as well...

Stamps: Tags til Christmas, Delightful Decorations, Season of Joy
Card: Cherry Cobbler, Old Olive, Very Vanilla
Ink: Old Olive, Cherry Cobbler
Ribbon: Old Olive, Cherry Cobbler
Punches: Scallop Circle, Scallop Lace border

Thanks for stopping by and Merry Christmas to all

Niki xx

Saturday, 17 December 2011

Christmas Colour Combo

Hi Everyone

It's Colour Combo week over at Simply Stampin' Challenge this week and we have a Christmas themed one for you this time:

and here is my DT entry:

I made this for the Stamp-a-Stack class I held on Tuesday evening

Stamps: Something for Christmas, Delightful Decorations
Cardstock: Chocolate Chip, Wild Wasabi, Cherry Cobbler, Very Vanilla
Inks: Cherry Cobbler, Wild Wasabi
Punches: Lace Border, Scallop Trim border, Circle
Ribbon: Wild Wasabi & Linen Thread

Hope you like it and thanks for stopping by

Niki xx

Saturday, 10 December 2011


It's sketch week over at Simply Stampin' this week and we have another fab sketch designed by the lovely Kirei for you:

and here is my DT entry. I got a bit carried away with all the layers but I was quite pleased with it in the end!

I'm loving how the Doilies work so well for making backgrounds and I'm also loving the triple layer doily punch!

Stamps: Delicate Doilies, Teeny Tiny Wishes
Card: Whisper White, Melon Mambo, Pretty in Pink, Wisteria Wonder
Ink: Melon Mambo, Pretty in Pink, Wisteria Wonder
Punches: Lace Ribbon Border, Word Window, Modern Label, doily triple layer, Scallop Trim border
Ribbon: Wisteria Wonder
Other: Basic Rhinestone

Thanks for stopping by

Niki xx

Saturday, 3 December 2011

Snowflake Sparkle

Hi Again Everyone

This week I am continuing my love of the 'Simply Soft' hostess stamp set. The theme over at Simply Stampin' Challenge this week is 'Snowflake Sparkle' and here is my Design Team entry:

The sparkle hasn't shown up very well on the photos unfortunately but I promise it is really sparkly!

Stamps: Simply Soft, Serene Snowflakes, Season of Joy
Card: Night of Navy, Baja Breeze, Whisper White
Ink: Night of Navy, Baja Breeze
Punches: Lace Border, Circle, Scallop Circle, corner notch (non SU)
Other: Dazzling Diamonds

Thanks for stopping by

Niki xx