Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Marshmallows anyone?

Hey everyone WOW we are at the last challenge of 2017 for ABC Christmas challenge WOW where has the year gone?

Happy Happy Christmas planning and preparation and hopefully enjoyment to you all!

I am a funny old thing I am not bothered about the presents
I just want to cook and bake...

But for now its time for the challenge

Being the last challenge of the year the challenge is going to run

from Wednesday 6th December to Sunday 31st December

We have 2 fun themes for this challenge

Y for Yummy and Z for Zentangle

The Sponsors

A cute little prize from me yay!

Whiff of Joy henry Hot chocolate

The we have to more awesome sponsors too

Prize - £10.00 Voucher


For my creation I have made a little keyring charm 

using the inspiration of Y is for Yummy
who doesn't love a yummy hot chocolate? anytime of the year
but I have stitched a little snowflake onto the cup to make it christmasy

I thought I would play along with a couple of challenge this time too!
A Snowflakes Promise - Anything Goes
Paper Minutes - Christmas Ornaments
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge - Anything Christmas Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge - Always Anything Christmas Goes
Not Just Cards - Always Anything Goes
Poppy Stamp Challenge - Anything but a card

Happy Crafting everyone
and I hope you can come and join in the challenge
hugs me x

Thursday, 2 November 2017


Its time for a new challenge at As You Like It

The sponsor of this challenge is

Crafty Ribbons
£10 voucher

and the theme this fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Favourite:  Xmas or Non-Xmas (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

I love making things and I love Christmas but as most of the teamies 
have made christmas cards I thought I would take the opportunity to have some crochet fun, I made a crochet Guardians of the Galaxy character GROOT

I made this Groot for my son as he had moved to his Uni studio flat.
I have made him so he is bendable

 so he is posable

Hope you like him and hope you come and join in the challenge
heres a challenge I am playing along with this time

hugs me 

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

November WHAT! time for a new ABC Christmas challenge then...

Good morning everyone

Its time for the ABC Christmas Challenge!

Thanks to everyone who played along last month...don't forget to check the winner and Top picks for the last challenge!

We have two fun themes to choose from...or combine...this month:

W for White 


X for X Marks the Spot

(Just don't forget the Christmas theme!)

Our sponsors for this challenge are:

Dulci, the owner of 

One lucky entrant will win this lovely Winter Cottages A5 Clear Stamp Set.

and a lovely prize from our very own Carissa as well
isn't this set the cutest!

Image result for stampendous jumbo snowfall pair

Challenges I am playing along with are:

Jingle belles - Animals Christmas Challenge

A Snowflakes Promise  - Anything Goes - Christmas

The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge - Anything Christmas Goes

613 Avenue Create  #202 (October) Anything Goes + Optional Twist: Masculine

Allsorts  - Christmas Creatures

happy crafting
hugs me x

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Unicorns and mermaids

Its time for a new challenge at As You Like It

The sponsor of this challenge is

Paper Nest Dolls

and the theme this fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Favourite: People or Animals (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

Its a difficult choice and even real life I sometimes prefer animals too!
haha! SO I choose Animals and this time I have crochet a magical unicorn for
our challenge at As You Like It...


I do love making mermaids too so thought I would share my latest make of those too
and of course to completely contradict

I do sell these on my little Etsy shoppie :) 
happy crafting whatever it may be 

hugs  me x

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