polka dots

I love, love, love polka dots – whether it’s paper, clothes, purses – you name it — I’m addicted — right now I’m wearing a shirt, mint with white polka dots — my favorite color combo 😉
okay, so here’s the deal – over at Creative Friday we’d love to see some polka dots 🙂 please share your creations and link them to our blog 🙂
here’s my creation, a typical „welcome baby boy“ card in light blue, white and kraft 🙂

Challenges:
Savy Handmade Cards: oh baby
Pink Gem Challenge: Ribbon and Lace
Lisa Somerville: Animals
Alphabet Challenge: D is for Die Cut

schnitting part 1 :)

finally 🙂 after some rather busy weeks – here’s my very first creation for 

as I already mentioned a couple of weeks ago – Manu and I are gonna try to create something new every month using the same file for our Silhouettes 
for our very first challenge we chose a star box form the sil store, plus there should be lace on our project 🙂 oh boy, I gotta tell you – that box was a tricky one 😉 hop over to the sil store and give it a try yourself – and then, please let us know how it turned out 🙂
Sorry for the bad photo quality – my dslr is still not cooperating with me :((

Challenges:
Crafts4Eternity: non traditional Christmas
just-add-ink: be inspired
Oldie but a Goodie: lace or ribbon (I bought this lace years ago – so it is def a oldie but a goodie – it was one of my first card making purchases – I bought so much of it I will probably use it for the next 5 years 😛 )

welcome baby (elephant) :)

A dear friend gave birth to a cute lil baby boy Riccardo 🙂
This is the “welcome card” I just mailed 🙂 I love this cute elephant, I think it’s perfect for a baby card 🙂 – still love the idea with the transparent wrapping 🙂



Challenges:

The Crafting Cafe: A Baby is Born
Little Blue Botton: Twine or Rope
The Cupboard Triology: Monochrome
Paper-CraftingJourney: Punches


Buttons :))

We’d love to see some cute buttons projects over at Creative Friday 🙂 hop over to participate in our challenge and check out the awesome projects of our design team 🙂

I made a card a 25 year wedding anniversary — the theme had to be „Tracht“ (garb?). Maybe it’s a little bit too much — but I still like it :)))

Challenges:
Inky Impressions: Button it!
Craftin Boutique: Anything Goes