Thursday, 9 June 2011


Wow lovely bloggers - that's another week gone by,  and time for a new Challenge at MAWTT, - this week we would like to see "Anything But a Card", which is the lovely Pami's choice
Our fabulous Sponsor this week is
Every Crafts A Pound
 Full details can be found over at MAWTT.
My DT project is a mini concertina folder, for recording those all-important, special occasion dates you just don't want to forget.

All cardstock from Stampin' Up.
Distress Inks - Vintage Photo and Brushed Corduroy.
Front cover: - computer generated wording on small Nestie "Labels 4".
Flourish stamp - Stampin' Up
CB Corner die,  cut from Gold Japanese Washi paper.
Ribbon - had it for ages!
Inside: -  Floral paper - Anna Griffin, over-stamped with Crafty Secrets "French Mail" set, and Text stamp from Crafty Individuals. The folds and outer edges of the pockets are machine-stitched.
Twelve large Nestie "Labels 4" diecuts (3 in each pocket), with Tim Holtz months of the year Tissue Tape on each one.
Thanks to all the lovely crafters who entered last week's challenge - there were some amazing projects once again. Look forward to this week's entries - and don't forget peeps - NO CARDS!!
I would like to enter the following Challenges -
Dream Valley - Stamp Something.
Craft your Passion -Anything Goes

Love to all ~


Pami said...

Hi Sylvia, wow this is gorgeous, I love the paper, might need to get me some of that! So soft and pretty and a lovely idea. Have a great day. Pami x

Debs said...

Oh Sylvia this is so beautiful - I love it! The design is gorgeous.
Thanks for the inspiration.
Have a wonderful day.

DesignerDiva said...

Beautiful project Sylvia and a beautiful idea, Love it! Congrats on your win at Sir Stampalot last week well deserved
Hugs Laurie

Sylvia said...

What a beautiful minifolder:-))
Love the colours and design!!

Duendes said...

hello dearest friend,
your blog is so pretty
with an aspect delicate, elegant how their work!!!
Have a nice day.big hugs

Lisa Jane said...

what a fabulous project Sylvia - i love the idea and your gorgeous decoration. IT is so pretty .. would make a fab birthday pr christmas gift
Lisa xx

cheryl said...

oh wow hun how,gorgeous is this what a brilliant gift this would make,just beautiful hugs cheryl xxxx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Just gorgeous, fab idea....really classy hun!
hugs shell xx

Brenda Brown said...

Superb Sylvia, love the idea and the whole design and attention to detail is amazing. I just love your work.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh WOW this is stunning, I love the papers you have used and you are so brave cutting them up!!! Hazelxox

lisa said...

Oh Sylvia, youve done it again. I love coming long to see what you've created. This is so classy and beautiful. I love the colours and the swirls. Just perfect.
Hugs Lisax

RefRacBe said...

I like the soft vintage look. Rachel.

Lou said...

Hi! Sylvia, i truly love this and it is so special-just gorgeous with the papers/colours.
Lots of lovely detail too.
hugs Lou.xx

Kathleen said...

What a great creation, so very pretty, would make a lovely present.

Kath x

Cheryl said...

This is gorgeous! I love the design and vintage feel!


CraftinGranny said...

Totally gorgeous creation Sylvia. I love the colors and all the gold. Such an elegant piece of work. Love the new blog look! "Hugs" Carol

Tammy L said...

This is stunning! So beautiful. Thanks for joining our anything goes challenge at Craft Your Passion this week.
Tammy GDT

Christine L said...

Your creation is stunning Sylvia... i LOVE it!
Christine x

G Peplow said...

Hi Sylvia, WOW gorgeous, gorgeous, I love this. It's going to be treasured, fabulous papers and design, LOVE IT, big hugs Gay xx

MagsB said...

This is so pretty! I love it! The colours, those neat little tags, the corner - just stunning! Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley!

luv, Mags x

Vicki said...

This is beautiful Sylvia, I just love the shabby chicness of it, it's gorgeous - love the effects of distress inks and adore anything Anna

Hope you have a lovely weekend and thanks so much for stopping by my blog, need to try and post more.

Vicki x

Nannieflash said...

Hi Sylvia thats a fabulous card, love the shape of it and your gorgeous distressed effects on it. hugs Shirleyxxx

Sally H said...

WOW! This is fabulous! Gorgeous!

Spyder said...

This is a fabulous project Sylvia. I love everything about it, don't think I'd want to use it, just look at it!!It's gorgeous!! Love the papers.


Mrs.B said...

This is a stunning project Sylvia, Love the colours and papers you have used with the distressing.
Avril x

Lavender and old lace said...

what a beautiful project Sylvia I love it take care Love Dorothy

Claire Phillips said...

Great project Sylvia - really lovely, would make a fab gift! Cheers Claire x

Larissa said...

So pretty! Love your gorgeous project.


Viv said...

Beautiful :O) Viv xx