Show us your stuff - February

This months challenge was quite a challenge as I tried to keep my layering and embellishments to a minimum.

The challenge is to:
Use at least 3 pieces of patterned paper
Use 3 embellishments
Use at least 1 heart
Use some paint somewhere on your layout!

Here's my layout-

Layout title: Clucky Much?

Make sure you check it out here

Did you notice the blog makeover, not sure whether I like it or not yet?!?

Thanks for looking x

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February 15th Stuck Sketch

Last sketch for this term at Stuck :(

Here's the sketch:

Love how this one turned out, another page featuring my friends gorgeous girl!

Layout title: A Special Day

Products Used:
Papers: Jillibean Soup, Echo Park
Alphabet: American Crafts, Carolee's Creations
Embellishments: American Crafts flowers, Jillibean Soup die cuts and stickers, October afternoon stickers
Other: Staples, ribbon, bulldog clip

Make sure you join in, check it out here

Take care, xxx

Well - it is nearing that time of the month where the second portion of the Show us your Stuff challenges are set.

The challenge this month was tricky for me, when you see it you may know why!

Here's a sneak!

I have been working on an article for the 'Scrapbook Magazine' and I must say, it's so nice to be scrapping again! Missed it, mojo's flowing so better not let it fade away.

The lil venture 'A Piece of Cake designs' is plodding along fine, lots of bits and pieces have arrived here which is exciting! Can't wait to share more sneaks.

If you are wanting to find more out about how APOCD works follow this link ....

Take care xxx

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A Competition! Win the debut kit from 'A Piece of Cake Designs' ....details here....

Well I have a little secret that has always been a goal of mine and whose idea was formed during my overseas trip to London and Europe back in late 2009 / early 2010. Since returning home from overseas I decided to start putting plans in motion to make this goal a reality. 

So.....over the past 6 months (in amongst the other hustle and bustle, new house, wedding, honeymoon etc....I have been working on this little baby. I have always loved scrapbooking (obviously), but I LOVE working with the patterns and colours available in products. I have a bit of a 'flair' in combining and layering a variety of colours so to do this as a bit of a hobby business was something very exciting and tempting for me. Not only do I love scrapping, but I also have a little bit of a sweet tooth and from that 'A Piece of Cake Designs' was formed.

My goal is to provide people with a funky, scrumptious monthly scrapbooking kit that is jam packed with papers and cool embellies that are combined in a unique way that appeals to the scrappers out there! I want my kits to be set apart from the rest, to contain that extra something that makes you just 'want it all' and want to gobble it all up! But, because all the hard work of combining and creating unique colour combinations and brands will be done for you, it should be appealing and be 'a piece of cake' to start scrapping and creating in this busy world we live in!

Can't wait to get stuck into this new venture and I'm very excited to share this with my fellow followers :)
To celebrate and coincide with the release of 'A Piece of Cake Designs' debut kit and my 28th Birthday I decided to run a little giveaway! 

I am giving away to one lucky person, the very yummy and scrumptious debut kit from 'A Piece of Cake Designs'; my new venture and baby. To enter in the draw read and follow the details below. 

*Step 4 - this comment MUST be left on the competition post at the 'A Piece of Cake Designs' blog which can be found here*

This competition on the 29th February, 2012. It is only open to Australian Residents.

Good luck, I hope you will follow me along this exciting new venture and be there to support me along the way :)

Take care, xxx


About my new venture!

A little bit about my new venture...

Click the picture to visit the new blog and check it out!

A competition and Design Team call coming VERY SOON!

Take care, xxx


February 1st Stuck

Another month down, which means a new Stuck Sketch and my last one for this term at Stuck! Heres the sketch....make sure you check out the CT pages here...

Layout title: On this Day

Products Used:
Papers: Teresa Collins, Crate Paper, 7 Gypsies, Hambly Screen Prints
Alphabet: Sassafras Lass, Basic Grey
Embellishments: Prima rub ons, Prima flowers, Websters Pages cabachon, My Minds Eye Brad, Delish Scraps Key
Other: Twine, crochet lace, staples.

Right now we will be getting to ready for our flight to come home! I'm sure I will have lots of photos to scrap! (Thanks again scheduler!)

Take care, xxx