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torsdag 29. september 2011

DT Lili of the Valley - Challenge #114: Button It

Hiya friends!

Lili of the Valley is once again ready with a new challenge today!!!
The theme for our LOTV Challenge #114 is:

The DT-fairies have all made some delightful creations for you to have a look at, and we have a great price up for grabs as always, so check out the challenge blog!

I've made a Christmas card again, using an image from last year's LOTV Christmas Collection, and some georgeous digi-papers from NitWit Collectionshope you like it :)







Size: 6" x 6"
Folding: Easel-Card
Ink: Adirondack - Pitch Black, Distress Ink - Barn Door, Stormy Sky & Frayed Burlap.
Stamps: Lili of the Valley - "Baby's First Christmas", Poppy Design - Christmas Text Seal.
Colouring: Letraset - Promarkers.
Papers: NitWit Collections - Cottage Charm Too (digi-papers), Bazzill - red & white cardstock, copy paper 280g.
Tools: Marianne Design - Creatable Die "Tree".

I'm entering this in to these challenges:

mandag 26. september 2011

DT Wild Orchid Crafts - Challenge #33: Make it Sparkle with Stars

Wild Orchid Crafts is moving on with a new challenge!
For our WOC Challenge #33 we would like you to make your creations...
SPARKLE WITH STARS!


The DT has made some AMAZING projects again this time, and we have TWO fantastic prices to be won - one sponsored by WOC and one by Lili of the Valley, so check out the WOC Challenge Blog!!!!

I've made a Christmas Gift Box this time, using some georgeous digi-papers from NitWit Collections, a beautiful Christmas image from Lili of the Valley, and some fantastic embellishments from Wild Orchid Crafts!!!
Hope you like it :)







Square Box
Size: 3,5 x 15 x 15 cm
Ink: Adirondack - Pitch Black, Distress Ink - Weathered Wood.
Stamps: Lili of the Valley - "Twinkling Star" & Additions "A5 Verses".
Colouring: Prismacolor Premier Pencils.
Papers: NitWit Collections - "Heavenly Too" digi-papers, Bazzill - blue & white cardstock, copy paper 280g.
Tools: Spellbinders - Nesting Classic Squares, QK - CC Stars, Martha Stewart - Stars edge punch.
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts - Open Paper Roses 25 mm, 20 mm, 15 mm & 10 mm, Cherry Blossom, Sweetheart Blossom, Stamens, Metal Corner, Self Adhesive Rhinestones, German Glass Glitter "Silver", charms, Stickles.

I'm entering this box in to these challenges:
Clearly Inspired - Glitter
Fun with Shapes and More - Christmas with Stars
Our Craft Lounge - Patterned Paper
Stamping for the Weekend - What a Cutie
Paper Sundaes - Anything Goes
Sparkles Forum - Something that Sparkles
Hanna & Friends - Anything Goes
Craft Room - Anything Christmas
Digital Tuesday - People Images
Creative Stamp Friends - Anything But A Card
Lollipop Crafts - Anything Goes
Stamps & Fun = Creativity - Anything Goes

Thanks for popping in again - have a lovely day!
Hugs, Lena Katrine

DT Sketchy Colors - Challenge #86: Sketch

Sketchy Colors is yet again ready with a new challenge!!!
For our SC Challenge #86 Marianne has made another great SKETCH for you to play with :)

Bunny Zoe's Crafts has sponsored us with one last great price this month, and the DT has made some beautiful samples for you to have a look at (as always), so check out the SC Challenge Blog :)

I've made another card using one of the cutest Cuddle Buddly digi-images - hope you enjoy it :)





Size: 6" x 6"
Folding: Easel-Card
Ink: Archival Ink - Jet Black, Distress Ink - Pumice Stone.
Stamps: Cuddly Buddly - Toby Tumble "Special Friends" (digi-image), Whimsy Stamps - Raindrop Echo "Treasured Moments Tickets".
Colouring: Prismacolor Premier Pencils.
Papers: MME - Stella Rose "Hazel", Bazzill - bright pink & ivory cardstock, copy paper 280g.
Tools: Spelbinders - Nesting Classic Rectangles, Whimsy Stamps - Shapeology "Ticket Die".
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts - Cherry Blossoms, Open Paper Roses 20 mm, 15 mm & 10 mm, Rosebuds 4 mm, Wild Rose 25 mm, Self Adhesive Pearls.

I'm entering these challenges with this card:
Paper Sundaes - Anything Goes
One Stop Craft - Easel Cards
Hanna and Friends - Anything Goes
Southern Girls - Anything Goes
Some Odd Girl - Colour Challenge
Digistamps 4 Joy - Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Punches/Dies
Scrap Creations - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Creature Comforts
By The Cute and Girly - All things bright and beautiful
Creatalicious - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking - have a great week!
Hugs, Lena Katrine

lørdag 24. september 2011

GD Ooh La La Creations - Challenge #89: Punches/Dies

I'm so sorry I'm running sooo late with my OLLC GD-project...
My printer didn't work properly, so I didn't get to print out the papers I was gonna use - so I bought myself a new printer :)

This week's Challenge #89 at Ooh La La Creations is:
Punches & Dies!
I know the DT have made some beautiful cards for you to have a look at, and there's a great price to collect if you participate in the challenge, so check out the OLLC Challenge Blog :)

I've decorated a tag this time, using one of the georgeous toppers from OLLC's Collection Autmn Poser :)



Size: 8 x 16 cm
Ink: Adirondack - Espresso, Distress Ink - Vintage Photo.
Papers: Ooh La La Creations - Autmn Poser "Femme Fatale" (topper), Bazzill - brown cardstock, copy paper 280g, kraft tag.
Tools: Spellbinders - Nesting Classic & Petite Circles, Martha Stewart - Cherish edge punch.

fredag 23. september 2011

New Hairstyle and Some :( News

Almost all my life, I've had half long or long hair, and for about the last 10 years, I've pretty much had the same hairstyle...
I found out that I needed a change, and went to my hair dresser om Tuesday!
My hair dresser and I desided to be a bit crazy, and my hair style suddently changed drasticly (at least, I think so :) *lol*

This is a picture from early June this year...
Before my hair cut on Tuesday, my hair was much longer and lighter than this...


And this is my new hair style ;)
Not easy to take pictures by myself :(
But - improvement or not? What do you think?

♥♥♥

Little Darlings's starting the Sneak Peeks of the Fall release at the Love To Stamp store blog today...
I'm sad to tell you, that I desided to step down from the LD DT due to perconal reasons :(
I want to thank Angie so much for having me on her amazing DT, and a big thank you to all of the sweet DT-girls too, for this great time being on the same DT!
I wish you all the best, and I'll see you in blog land :)

Hugs, Lena Katrine

My Craftspace

Here's finally some pictures of my new-build craft space :)
I've never had my own craft room... For the past 5 years I've used the dining table/-room for all my craft stuff!!
One criteria I had for my hubby, when we desided to redecorate our living room/ dining room, was that I had to have a room for my hobby! I suggested we could tear down the integrated closet we had in our office, so that I could use that space for a crafting table and some shelves. He desided to move his office down stairs, so I could have our old office intire to my self (exept for one corner of the room, that my son uses for his computer :)
Do you see why I love him so much :)

My hubby was a real sweetheart and build this for me - exactly like I wanted to have it!
The original space I had available was 2 metres wide, 60 cm deep and 2,40 metres high, and this is what came out of it :)

Bench and shelves placed...



The dresser with all the drawers did I get from my mum, and makes the perfect storage for all my paper roses - sorted by colours :)

Here's finally all my stuff in place - everything's not perfectly sorted yet, but I guess I'll figure out what works best after using the space for some time :)






Here's my "office" part, on the opposite side of the room:


As I mentioned, it still needs to be totally oranized like the way I want it, but I already love my craft room!
So, what do you think?

Have a great weekend sweeties!
Hugs, Lena Katrine

torsdag 22. september 2011

DT Lili of the Valley - Challenge #113: Aqua & White with Glitter

Lili of the Valley is back with another Challenge!!!!
For our LOTV Challenge #113 we would like you to make something in the colours of;
Aqua & White...
...with the option of using GLITTER on your project :)

The DT has made some georgeous projects again this time, and we have a great price up for grabs as usual, so check out the challenge blog!!

I've made a Christmas Gift bag this time - hope you like it :)





Gift Bag
Size: 12,5 x 16 cm
Ink: Adirondack - Pitch Black, Distress Ink - Pumice Stone.
Stamps: Lili of the Valley - "Angelic Harp", North Star Stamps - Christmas Sentiment.
Colouring: Prismacolor Premier Pencils.
Papers: Papirdesign - Karens Jul, Melissa Frances - Courage, Bazzill - aqua & white cardstock, copy paper 280g, paper bag.
Tools: Spellbinders - Nesting Classic & Petite Scalloped Ovals.
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts - Guipure Lace, Metal Corner, Satin Ribbon 12 mm, Head Pin, Self Adhesive Rhinestones, Wild Rose 25 mm, Cherry Blossoms, Open Paper Roses 15 mm & 20 mm, Rosebuds 4 mm, German Glass Glitter Fine "Silver", charm, stickles, eyelets.

tirsdag 20. september 2011

DT Sketchy Colors - Challenge #85: Black, Orange & White

Happy Tuesday Friends!

I'm so sorry for posting this so late, but I'm really behind of things, and are struggling to get ahead :)
But finally - here's my project for our Sketchy Colors Challenge # 85:
Something in the colours of Black, Orange & White!

The other DT-girls have made some georgeous samples for you to have a look at, and Bunny Zoe's Crafts is sponsoring us with another awesome price this week, so check out the challenge blog!!!
By the way - Bunny Zoe's got lots of great craft news in store right now and a really big SUMMER SALE!!!!

For my SC-project in black, orange & white, I desided early that the challenge would be perfect to make a Treat-Bag for Halloween, so here's my Trick or Treat Paper Bag :)





Gift-Bag
Size: 13 x 20 cm
Ink: Adirondack - Espresso, Distress Ink - Black Soot & Tea Dye.
Stamps: Art Impressions - Halloween Frame, hÄnglar & stÄnglar - Bat Boy & Halloween sentiment.
Colouring: Prismacolor Premier Pencils.
Papers: Carolees Creations - Spooky Stripes, Bazzill - black & orange cardstock, copy paper 280g, kraft paper bag.
Tools: Martha Stewart - Iron Gate edge punch, Glue Dots - Hook & Loop.
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts - Cheese Cloths, Pearl Swirls & Self Adhesive Pearls, Tattered Angels - Chalkboard Glimmer Mist "Charcoal", ghost brads, spider charms, ribbon.

I'm entering this in to these challenges:
Crafty Boots - Things with Wings
Creative Stamp Friends - Anything BUT a Card
Heart Song Inspirational - Orange and/or Buttons
Pollycraft - Swirls and Pearls
Stamp With Fun - Anything Goes
Card Cupids - Anything Goes
Getting Cricky/Simply Sunday - Halloween
One Stitch at a Time - Punch It
Quirky Crafts - Anything BUT a Card
Catch the Bug - Create a Scene
Crazy 4 Challenges - Pumkins
Make It Colourful - Black & Orange
Frosted Design/Fabolous Friday - Punches
Sew Many Cards - Halloween
Card and Scrap - Charms
Creating Memories in Time - Halloween
Creatalicious - Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbons - Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Little Miss Muffet - Things with Wings
Papertake Weekly - Things with Wings

Now I'm soon off to the hair dresser to get my hair cut :)
Thanks for popping in - have a lovely day!
Hugs, Lena Katrine

torsdag 15. september 2011

DT Lili of the Valley - Challenge #112: Red, Green & White

A whole week has passed away, and Lili of the Valley is yet again ready with a new challenge!
For our LOTV Challenge #112 we'd like to see you create something in the colours of;
...with the option of making something for Christmas :)

My teamies have as usual made some pretty beautiful creations for you to have a look at, and of course we have a great price for one lucky participant, so head over to the LOTV Challenge Blog :)

Here's my Christmassy card in red, green and white, using one of the georgeous images from the LOTV Christmas Collection II!
The card folding is inspired by my friend Anne Kristine's beautiful Envelope Card :)






Size: 15 x 15 cm
Ink: Adirondack - Pitch Black, Distress Ink - Pumice Stone.
Colouring: Prismacolor Premier Pencils.
Papers: 3ndypapir - "Tiril" & "Felicia", Bazzill - ivory & red cardstock, copy paper 280g.
Tools: Spellbinders - Nesting Label 18, Martha Stewart - punch around the page set.

I'm entering this in to these challenges:
Fab 'n' Funky - Bingo (flowers, ribbon, stamped image)
Thank you for taking the time to visit me!
Hugs, Lena Katrine

mandag 12. september 2011

DT Wild Orchid Crafts - Challenge #32: Sketch

A new Monday - A new challenge at Wild Orchid Crafts :)

For our WOC Challenge #32, Dena's made a great sketch for you - but that's not all! We would also like to see you create something Chritmassy with the sketch :)
The DT-girls have all made some beautiful samples with the sketch, and of course we have a great price to win, so check out the WOC Challenge Blog :)





Size: 6" x 6"
Folding: Easel-Card
Ink: Adirondack - Espresso, Distress Ink - Pumice Stone
Colouring: Prismacolors Premier Pencils.
Papers: Fancy Pants - Christmas Magic "Silver Snow", Bazzill - brown & turqouise cardstock, copy paper 280g.
Tools: Spellbinders - Nesting Classic Ovals, QK - CC Nesting Label "Stars".
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts - Divine Twine, Self Adhesive Rhinestones, Charm, Cinnamon, Stickles - Star Dust.

søndag 11. september 2011

DT Sketchy Colors - Challenge #84: Sketch


A new challenge is ready at Sketchy Colors today!
Marianne has once again made a great SKETCH for you to play with for our Challenge #84, and the DT's made some beautiful samples for you to have a look at :)
Bunny Zoe's Crafts is sponsoring us with some great prises the intire month of September, so check out the challenge blog :)

I've made a new card using another of those cute Toby Tumble images by Pachela Studios at Cuddly Buddly - hope you like it :)





Size: 6" x 6"
Ink: Archival Ink - Jet Black, Distress Ink - Broken China & Wild Honey, Vivid! - Plum.
Stamps: Cuddly Buddly - Toby Tumble "Just Saying Hi" (digi image), Lili of the Valley - "For You" Circular Sentiments.
Colouring: Prismacolor Premier Pencils.
Papers: My Minds Eye - Stella Rose "Gertie" Papers, DCWV - The Rustic Stack paper, Bazzill - yellow & purple cardstock, copy paper 280g.
Tools: Spellbinders - Nesting Classic & Scalloped Circles and Classic & Petite Scalloped Ovals, Bazzill Basics - Circle Stensil, piercing tool, Stampin'Up! - Word Window Punch.
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts - Metal Corners, Self Adhesive Pearls & Rhinestones.

I'm entering this in to these challenges:
Delightful Sketches - Bling It
Digi Doodle Shops Best - Circles
All That Scraps -Anything Goes
Fab 'n' Funky - It's so funny
Creative Card Crew - Anything Goes
By The Cute and Girly - All things bright and beautiful
Nordsalten Hobbyklubb - Metal
Papiravisen - Anything Goes

Thank you for visiting - take care & have fun!
Hugs, Lena Katrine
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