Monday 26 April 2010

Stitchy Bear Stamps Artist Spotlight Grande Finale Blog Hop

For the past 8 weeks, we have had our creators showcased on Incy Wincy Designs Challenge blog by their Design Team. We have had a lot of fun working with them and seeing all of their great creations. This week is our final week so we thought we’d celebrate with a blog hop!!!

Here is what you need to do:

You will travel to all the Design Team’s blogs ASWELL AS the Creator’s blogs. At each blog you will collect an number. ADD UP ALL THE NUMBERS and email the answer to

Please leave a comment on EACH of the blogs as you hop along!!! The GRANDE PRIZE will be ..... 8 images from Stitchy Bear Stamps – ONE from EACH creator! THAT is a SWEET prize!!!!

This winner will be chosen from all the correct answers randomly!
Also, if you wouldn't mind, spread the love, become a follower of their blogs and pass on the blog hop info. to other bloggers!! The more the merrier!!!!! Add us to your blog roll, or post about our hop on your blogs, in forums, anywhere!!!! We'd love to have a record number of visitors this week!!!!

My number for you to collect is ........5

You should have arrived here from ___’Nikki’s Blog’____’s blog. If not, please start at the ’beginning’ so you can collect all of the numbers to add up!!!!

Please head to____’Tami’s’s Blog’____’s blog to check it out and collect your next number!!!!

Just in case you get lost, here is the order of Blogs you need to hop to:

’ Incy Wincy Designs Challenge Blog’
’ Heather’
’Stitchy Bear Stamps’

Got your HOPPIN' shoes on??? Get ready to have some fun!!!!!! Remember to come back on Friday to see if you are the winner of our Top 3!!!! Good luck & have fun!!!!!

Wednesday 21 April 2010

B.O.G.O.F is back!! :D

Over at 'Lexi's Doodles' Buy one...get one free! Yayyyyy Just order your images then email me at the addy on sidebar with your order number and choice of free image(s) AND....... if you order 2 images you get to choose 2 free images....3 free if you order 3 and so on :D

Happy Crafting hunies :D


Freebie Treasure hunt!!

Pop over to 'Lexi's Doodles' for full details on how to bag the loot :D

Happy huntinggggggg!!


Monday 19 April 2010

Monkey'in around :D

I thoroughly enjoyed making this card for our latest challenge lol even though it was hard work :D I used the image 'Monkey pocket patootie' from 'The Stamping Boutique' which was great fun to work with! I made decoupage of the image...i forgot how much fun that was lol....used a mixture of D&D and capsule papers plus capsule flowers, ribbons and bows oh oh musn't forget that i got around to using my MS punch too for the leaves :D I entered my card into a few challenges.....

  1. 'Meljens designs' - 3D
  2. 'YNS' - stitching
  3. 'Stampin for the weekend' - Ribbons n bows

Thanks for stopping by :D

Those boots were madeee for walkin'

I don't do vintage (or can't do lol) any amount so this was tough for me..don't even know why i did it i guess i just fancied a change but i am pretty pleased with the turn out :D Pretty much a stash job between my mulberry paper, angel hair n ribbon lol plus my V&A paper you can just about see :D eyelet (totally addicted) key charm and hat pins (also addicted) i've entered this into a few challenges.....
  1. 'Stamp something' - layers
  2. 'Allsorts' - stitching
  3. 'Charisma' - monochromatic cards
  4. 'Paper makeup stamps' - 5 Embellishments
  5. 'Crafty pad' - stitching

Thanks for stopping by :D

Sunday 18 April 2010

Vintage boots..

I was making a card that looked slightly vintage (for me anyway lol) then realised i had no images that would suit it :O So i drew these vintage boots :D They are now available at 'Lexi's Doodles' I hope you like them :D


I designed this simple butterfly for 1 reason lol....I love to decorate them myself and i could never find one that didnt have the wings done already :D I'm looking forward to playing with this one and its now available at 'Lexi's Doodles'

Thanks for looking:D

Saturday 17 April 2010

Lexi's Creations Challenge 11 & New Design Team Members

**This challenge is now closed**
Happy Easter to you all... Hope you have had a good weekend and didnt eat too many choccy eggs :)
We'd like to send a huge thanks to you for the wonderful response to last week's Challenge.
Once again we had a bumper number of fantastic entries....and not forgetting the all important DT call... We have thoroughly enjoyed visiting all your blogs.

I'll try not to keep you in suspense for too long, but would first like to announce the
Winner of Challenge 10

Chosen by Random Org ...... the winner is......... #75
Congratulation Brenda. If you would like to email Lexi with your full name and address she will be able to sort out your prize.
Now to the new DT members....
It was a very hard decision for Lexi to choose out of the applicants as you were all so fantastic.
She couldn't make her mind up, so she has chosen 4 New Team Members.

Congratulations to you all, we are looking forward to working with you.

If you would like to email Lexi as soon as you can so she can sort out everything with you..... Please note that she is away now until Sunday 11th and will reply to then, or before if she is able to get online.
Now on to this week's Challenge which is being sponsored by the wonderful Joanna Sheen

The winner will receive a £10 Voucher to spend at Joanna Sheen's online Store

This week we would love you to make any ALTERED Project

For inspiration to get your creative juices flowing this is what our wonderful Design Team have created for you this week.
Don't forget to pop by all their blogs
First welcome to Rachel, she is one of our new DT Members and had craeted this...
Rachel - Lovely Altered Noticeboard using Fairydust Butterfly

Diana Using Fairydust butterfly and Mushroom Ladybug

Lexi - Using Pirate Scruffles, Map and Treaure

Craftyanny - Using Bug1 Tracey - Using Chrissy

Georgie - Using Tessie Turtle

Tracey - Lalkygirl - Using Fairydust Butterfly

rozzy - Using Chrissy

** A few things to remember **

Please post a direct link to your card, not your blog, on Mr Linky below and please don't link back to an older card as we'd love to see your new creations.

Feel free to combine our challenge with any others and most of all have fun!!!
** Don't have a blog?...Feel free to email us your entry using my addy in the side bar **
Happy Crafting! Lexi and the Creations Crafty Team xxx

Thursday 15 April 2010

For my baby sis...

It was my baby sisters birthday 2 days ago and i made this card for her...i adore WOJ stamps so i had to used it n her card along with my new capsule papers :D

I decided to enter it in the challenge over at....

1. 'Your next stamp' - stitching
2. 'Aifactory' - Birthday
3. 'Creative card crew' - Birthday
Thanks for stopping by xx

Email entry

Check out this fab altered chocolate box that Shirley from Trimmie sent in :D

Wednesday 14 April 2010

:O i'm such a bad mom lol

Naughty mommy forgot to tell you about the kids challenge this month :D

If you have kids up to the age of 16 plese get them over to 'Little Hands Do Crafts'

This month they are being sponsored by.....

And this month Morgan designed his very own sketch :D So pop n over for more info and to join in! See you there

Hugs lexi xxx

Sunday 11 April 2010

Hi hunnies i'm homeeeeeeee:D

I hope you are all well :D My holidays are over and its hi hooooo off to work I gooooo!

I had a fabulous time even though i twisted my ankle and bashed up my shoulder lol am definately going skiing again and hopefully for christmas :D Recommend it to anyone thats not tried it before lol

We had gorgeous sun the entire holiday i spent most days on the slopes in hat sunglasses vest top n ski pants lol came home with a gorgeous tan :D

I'd like to thank everyone for all the fabulous entries last challenge they were all gorgeous :D

Welcome aboard to our new DT girls it's a pleasure to have you on the team! And....

a special thanks to all the girls for making the blog run like clockwork while i was away :D


Sunday 4 April 2010

Design Team Call & Lexi's Creation's Challenge 10

**This challenge is now closed**
That was a quick two weeks...where does the time go to :)

A HUGE thank you all you have joined in the last challenge. Your entries have been fantastic and we have thoroughly enjoyed looking at all your wonderful creations.

Before we get on to the next Challenge, its now time for us to announce the winner of Challenge number 9

chosen by Random Org.

Congratulations :D
Please email me your full address so we can get your prize to you xx

This week's challenge is being sponsored by the wonderful Whiff of joy

One lucky winner will recieve this rubber stamp... along with a Lexi's Doodle's Digi Image of your choice.

Things seemed to have slowed down last week...after recieving nearly 300 entries in the Challenge before, we didnt get as many in Challenge 9..... So, along with this week's Challenge we would like to continue our Design Team call. Please see details below...

First its time for Challenge Number 10
Easter is fast this week we would love to see an EASTER THEME on your projects...

We would love you to use a Lexi's Creations image which you can get at 'Lexi's Doodles' if you don't have one yet :D *This is not a requirement to enter the challenge*
Lexi's Creations DESIGN TEAM CALL......

If you would like to be considered for DT postition on this fast growing Creative Blog, please submit your entry for this challenge as usual on MrLinky below, but you MUST also include against your name, the letters 'DT' so that we know you would like to be considered.
The DT Call will run for the two week's of this challenge ending on Saturday 3rd April.

**If you are chosen for the position you will get every single one of my images immediately**
(Thats over £60 worth of digi images :D)

We aim to announce the successful applicants along with the winner of this Challenge on Monday 5th April.

For inspiration to get your creative juices flowing this is what our wonderful Design Team have created for you this week.
Don't forget to pop by all their blogs

Diana Easter Egg Lillie

Lexi Easter Lillie with Tulips

Tracey - Lalkygirl Bella the Bunny

Craftyanny Eater Lillie with Tulips Tracey Easter Lillie with Tulips Maxine Bella the Bunny Georgie Easter Lillie with Tulips

*A few things to remember*

Please post a direct link to your card, not your blog, on Mr Linky below and please don't link back to an older card as we'd love to see your new creations.

Feel free to combine our challenge with any others and most of all have fun!!!

For this Challenge only if you wish to be considered for a position on Lexi's Creations Design Team.....don't forget to add the letters DT after your name on MrLinky. (All who entered for DT in last challenge are on my list xx)

**Don't have a blog?...Feel free to email us your entry using my addy in the side bar**

Happy Crafting! Lexi and the Creations Crafty Team xxx

Saturday 3 April 2010

Off I go....

Right my lovelies....time for me to get going i will see you all in a week hopefully with no broken bones lol

Any emails or winners i will contact when i return on Sunday :D

Happy Easter xxxxxx

Karen's Doodles #4

I rather enjoyed making this card although not much time as i was packing for holiday at same time lol

I made it for challenge #4 sketch at Karen's Doodles UK

Thanks for looking :D