Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Funky Fairy's Black and White Challenge :-)

I am hoping Mr Bloggy works and posts this for me I am in London at the moment :-)

The theme this week on the Funky Fairy's Challenge is 'Black and White' I also used pale black !!! That's allowed too :-)

The DT have made some fabulous creations for you to see so pop over to the challenge blog to see them :-)

I used a fabulous PB stam called 'Say Cheesecake' I just went with black/white photo idea !

I used 'In With the Old' papers from Funky Fairys Papercrafts Lovely eh !! :-)I also used some black/grey coredinations,, a few SU flat backed pearls some ribbon and papermania brads. The swirl was cut out on my cricut.
The sentiment is from a Simon Says Clear Stamps SIMPLY THE BEST SENTIMENTS Exclusive Set :-)

To enter the challenge you need to use at least one Funky Fairys item, there are lots of free downloads available on the Blog of Inspiration so pop over therer for a look. the shop DT have made some wonderful creations for you to see on there too !! :-)

Thanks for looking, I appreciate your comments so please leave me one :-) I am sorry but I won't be able to visit you at the moment but will catch up with you all when I gat back from my holiday :-)

Lorraine x x

Simon Says Buttons and Bows :-)

I am hoping that Mr Blogger is doing his job and posting this for me, I will be in London :-)
I will drop in sometime today and do the prize draw for the Simon Says Clear Stamps DREAM PARIS ROME NEW YORK Exclusive set so pop back later to see who the lucky winner is :-)

This week the theme on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge is Buttons and Bows. :-) As usual Heidi is offering the fab prize of a $25 shopping spree to the Simon Says Stamp store and she will pay the postage too !! How generous is that !! :-) The store has a fabulous collection of House Mouse stamps + many other brands !! fabulous !! :-)

I used my lovely House Mouse stamp Alterations Sew and Go stamp :-)

I coloured the image with copics and distressed the edges with brown memento ink. The Papers are HOTP Sarah Papers, I used my SU scallop border punch and the ribbon and buttons are from my stash :-)

Thanks for looking :-) I appreciate your comments so please leave me one :-) The DT have made some fabulous creations so hop over to the challenge blog to see them and please go to their blogs to leave them a comment too :-)

Lorraine x x

Yesterday in London :-) + blog candy winner !!

Yesterday I met Joey and Pascale and the children in London :-) We had a lovely time chatting and talking about all of you :-) lol !! No some of your names did crop up tho but it was all very nice and complimentary :-)
We went to a fab art shop near Leicester Square who have a sale on at the moment,,, tho I suspect it is a permanent sale cos they had a sale when I was here couple of months ago too !! :-) It is mainly for artists tho they do have pro markers on sale, a pack of 6 for £4.50 ,,,, baragain !!

Thankyou so much Pascale and Joey for making the effort to come and meet up with me ,,, it was lovely to meet you and hope we meet again on my next visit :-)

I copied this photo from Pacale's blog ,,,, am sure she won't mind :-)

Now for the winner of the lovely set of Simon Says Stamp Dream Paris Rome New York stamps :-)

Here are your random numbers:


Timestamp: 2009-08-05 07:20:01 UTC

That is Jilly :-) Congratulations Jilly If you email me your address Heidi will get the set in the post to you :-)

Thanks to everyone for entering,,, i am sorry I can't give you all a set but I will be having another candy tomorrow so pop back to see what you have to do to win the next one !! :-)

I am sorry but I won't be leaving comments for the next couple of weeks but am too busy having a fabby holiday !!! :-)

Bye for now ,,,, off sightseeing ,,, :-)

lorraine x x x