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Saturday 9 January 2016


I made this card with an embossing folder ( Vintage by Crafters Companion) and the flowers were made with L a La Land cherry blossom dies

Thursday 10 December 2015

Time Flies

 A CAS card. Butterflies cut from pretty vinatge floral papers 

Thank you for looking


Monday 7 December 2015

Sunday 6 December 2015

Saturday 5 December 2015

I have a few friends going through rough times at the moment. This is one of the cards i have made for them


Wednesday 2 December 2015

Just thinking of you

Here is a card I made for my card class yesterday. I used a selection of dies

Thank you for looking


Saturday 28 November 2015

A criss Cross card.

I made the peachy flower myself. Here is a link to my You Tube tutorial

How to make your own flowers

Thank you for looking


Wednesday 25 November 2015

Shabby butterflies

This card was made from papers from a  Couture Creations .
I used a variety of dies and punches to make the butterfly

Thanks for looking


Bird card

This is a card i made for inspiration for my card class.

I used Sizzix bird die which i cut from board i bought at Hobbycraft. Then i stamped with Stampin Up Dictionary stamp.

Thank you for looking xxx

Saturday 21 November 2015

I'm back!

I cant believe its been a whole year since i last posted on this blog.

I have been busy with work , card classes, selling craft items and of course my 2 lovely grandchildren.

But i am going to try and blog again!

So here is a crad i made for inspiration for my card class today. Its a bit vintage/shabby.

Hope you like it.

Thursday 28 August 2014

Bursting with flowers

Here's a card i made last night. I am loving the vintage/shabby chic look.  Lots of my cards i like this at the moment. I love rolling the edges of the papers too.

Sarah x

Thursday 21 August 2014

To have and to hold

This is a wedding card i made  recently. I used a selection of Spellbinders dies and some Tattered Lace flag dies. The image is a digi one and was coloured with Graph It markers

Thank you for looking 

Sarah x

Wednesday 20 August 2014

Congratulations on finding each other

This is an anniversary card I made using Heartfelt Creations stamps and dies. I added some multicoloured flower soft set in Glossy accents.


Sunday 13 July 2014

Sorry you are leaving

I cant believe that last time i posted on here was way back in February!!

I have been busy trying to build up my online shop

This is a comissioned retirement card i made yesterday.

Hope to start bloggingh a bit more!!


Wednesday 19 February 2014

Lovey Dovey


Here is my card for this weeks Totally Gorjuss challenge 

Lovey Dovey

The sponsor this week is Dies to die for

Hope to see your entries


Saturday 8 February 2014

Sentiment as the main focus

Our new challeneg starts today at Totally Gorjuss
What is this weeks challenge?

Sentiment as main focus
Now we all have loads of sentiment stamps or use the computer to for our sentiments. We would love to see your cards with the sentimemt as the main focues. The Gorjussettes have some stunning cards below.
The sponsor this week is Crafters Companion
We hope you will join us 
Sarah x

Sunday 2 February 2014

Sunny Colours


We have a lovely theme for our challenge at Totally Gorjuss this week,


With the dismal weather we are having this will cheer us up!

This weeks sponsor is 

I hope you will join us 

Sarah x

Saturday 18 January 2014


We have a new challenge at Totally Gorjuss this week. 


You can use either or both on your creations.

Our sponsor this week is The Hobby House

We hope you will join us 


sarah x

Saturday 11 January 2014

Card for a man


Here is my card for the MANLY challenge over at Totally Gorjuss.
I used a sunburst stencil to create this card and then a couple of stamps. No embellishments. just plain and simple.
This weeks sponsor is Crafters Companion

Sarah x 

Sunday 29 December 2013

Totally Gorjuss Challenge - NEW

This is my card for the NEW challenge over at Totally Gorjuss this week

My NEW item is the circular floral die

The sponsor this week is Dies to Die For

Hugs Sarah x

Sunday 15 December 2013


Here is a card suitable for someone leaving. I coloured the image with Distress Inks

Thank you for looking


Sarah xx

Happy Anniversary

Here is a card i have made for a friends anniversary. I kept to 2 colours and just aged and distreessed the papers a bit

Hope you will check out the offers in my shop Craft All Day and there is still plenty of time to enter the very first challenge on the shops blog. the theme is WINTER and you cvan enter up to 5 times!!!!


Sarah x

Monday 2 December 2013

Snows the way to go

Over at Totally Gorjuss our challenge this week is 
Snows the way to go

I Have used some gorgeous Joy!Crafts snowflake dies, available from Craft All Day

The sponsors this week are Lili of the Valley

We hope you will join us

Hugs Sarah

Oh and dont forget there is a new challenge started on the Craft All Day blog too! the theme is Winter!

Wednesday 27 November 2013

New Challenge blog starting at Craft All Day

Well there is a new challenge blog over at Craft All Day. It starts on December 1st and will be a monthly challenge.

We hope you will spread the word to all your crafty friends.

 Challenge blog details

  • The challenge will start on the 1st of every month and end on the last day of the month. 
  • You must use items that can be purchased from our store
  • You can enter up to 5 times
  • Your creation can be entered into other challenges too
  • A winner will be picked each month. They will either win blog candy or 15% discount on their next purchase from our store
  • The winner will be a guest Designer on the next months challenge
  • You will have a winners blinkie to display on your blog ( when i have worked out how to do it!)
So, please spread the word and check back here on December1st to see what our first challenge is!

Hugs Sarah x

Wednesday 20 November 2013

Flower card

 Here is a card I made last night. I made the flowers with some Spellbinders dies
I think it has a bit of a rustic, country feel to it.

Hope you like it

Sarah xx

Tuesday 19 November 2013

Congratulations great grandparents!

Here are some cards I made to celebrate the birth of our granddaughter. I am sending these to my parents and In laws to congratulate them on becoming great grandparents. Also to the other side of the family and to aunts and uncles too.

I hope they like them!

Thank you for looking

Hugs Sarah xx

Thursday 14 November 2013

Hearts entwined.....

 Here is a card I made using a Visible Image sentiment stamp

This will be for sale in my Etsy shop

Thank you form looking

Sarah xx

Wednesday 13 November 2013

A few cards I made the other night

Here are a few cards I made the other night. I just used stamps and distress inks.

Hope you like them


Sarah x

Wednesday 6 November 2013

Shabby Chic Scrapbook Page

My new granddaughter is 1 month old today. She was born 3 weeks early. Her birth has brought back my love for scrap booking. So far i have done 4 scrap book pages about her. This one is in a Shabby Chic style. In the picture she is only hours old. I love how she is nestling into her mum for safety and comfort. She really is a little treasure.

Thank you for looking.

Oh and do pop over to my shop Craft All Day whwere i have added loads of new products

Saturday 26 October 2013

Monday 21 October 2013

On your retirement

This is another card I made for someone who was retiring.
The colours on this card make it suitable to enter the challenge at Chocolate, coffee and cards where the theme is AUTUMN



Do you have loads of string or Bakers Twine at home? If yes than why not join us at Totally Gorjuss
this week as our challenge is


I have used some Bakers Twine on this card I made for a man who was retiring from work.

This weeks sponsor is Heathers Hobbie Haven

Do check out my teamies makes

Sarah x

Challenges entered

Inkspirational Challenges - anything goes

Thursday 3 October 2013

Graph It Markers

Here is a card I made that i coloured with Graph It Markers. These are alcohol ink pens which contain 20% more ink than other pens!

They blend beautifully. They can be bought individually or in packs of 3 or 12.
• 158 colours chosen by the top Fashion & Design schools
• Cutting edge ergonomic design for maximum comfort in use
• First ever Blending Palette to create your own unique colours
The range consists of 158 carefully selected colours with 11 different skin tones and a new range of greys not found in any other range - Pink Greys and Green Greys.

I will be demonstrating Pan Pastels and Graph'It UK markers at 4 Garden and Leisure stores this weekend, (Melbicks, Barnet Hill, Percy Throwers and Gardenlands) 5th and 6 th October . I hope if you are nearby you will come and have a look at these great products and say hello . Xx

Sarah xx

Sunday 22 September 2013

Going dotty!

Here is my card for this weeks challenge at Totally Gorjuss. Our theme is 

I have used this gorgeous Stamping Bella image. 

The sponsors this week are Ribbon Girl and Heathers Hobbie Haven
I do hope you will join us . Also we have a DT call!!!!!

Hugs Sarah x

Thursday 12 September 2013

Anniversary card

This is a card i made this week which is suitable for an anniversary.

I kept it very simple

Hope you like it

Sarah x

Monday 9 September 2013

so cute

I came across this card i made a while back using a Saturated Canary image. I coloured her with Promarkers.

Hope you like it.

Sarah x

Saturday 7 September 2013

Anything goes at Totally Gorjuss

A nice easy theme for yoy at Totally Gorjuss this week

Anything Goes

I have used this cute image and just used 3 main colours on it. Strawberries and cupcakes as we see summer come to an end!

The sponsor this week is none other than me! Well my shop Craft All Day
I have lots of lovely goodies in the shop and i am adding new items daily. I do hope you will visit .

Do check out my teamies makes for this week too. They are fab!

I hope you will join in


Sarah xx


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