24 February 2018

Allsorts Week 456 - I Spy with my little eye something beginning with B

Brenda is hosting us this week with the theme

****I spy with my little eye, something beginning with 'B'****

please do tell us in your post what your letter 'B' is.

Mine are B for Bluetits, Blue, Beauty, Blossoms





                                                  

We have two prizes so there will be two winners, a Tim Holtz die from Sizzix - 'B' for Birds and Birdcage and a set of Tattered Lace dies which include - 'B' for Bride.


Sizzix, there's no bigger or better place for craft materials, custom dies and machines that can die-cut, emboss and texturize many materials, including cardstock, paper, construction paper, fabric, faux fur, felt and foil plus much more.


Tattered Lace is home to a range of beautifully delicate and detailed craft products, including the successful Tattered Lace Dies and Embossing Folders, designed by Stephanie Weightman.


17 February 2018

Allsorts Challenge Week 455- Handmade flowers


Hi

This week Helene is hosting with the theme "Handmade Flowers" and would like you to  make your own flowers and add to your project. 

I used some die cut shapes and inked them using a gelliplate and did some shaping to them.



We are sponsored this week by Stickeryou, offering an amazing $65 voucher
 Custom stickers


10 February 2018

Allsorts Challenge - Love is in the Air


Hi All, Happy Saturday.  Ellie is our hostess this week with the theme

Love is in the Air!

You don't have to make a Valentines specific card, there are more love themed occasions and any of them would be perfectly fine for this challenge. Anything with a feel of "Love".


We have a wonderful prize to give away again this week...

this fun prize package ...

sponsored by:

Marianne Design is a Dutch owned craft manufacturer. The company was established in 1994 by Marianne Perlot and is based in the Netherlands. For years now, we develop all our products with much care and quality. We have a practical understanding of the needs of crafters, we integrate product development, design and customer service to bring fresh ideas and beautiful products to the craft industry. All to enable the consumer to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other projects and enjoy this wonderful hobby. We produce a wide range of products which represent a complete concept of paper crafts. There are different lines of stamps and dies with matching papers and materials to decorate your card or scrap. Products are chosen carefully for mixing and matching and stimulating creativity.


3 February 2018

Allsorts Challenge Week 453 - Spots and Stripes

Hi All

Kath is hosting this week with the theme

***** SPOTS AND/OR STRIPES*****



Our Sponsor for this week is Digi Stamp Boutique


DigiStamp Boutique offers a wide range of digi images designed by Sally-Ann Hancock. My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too - often the inspiration for my designs. Hope you enjoy as much as I enjoy creating.


 We also have a prize from Sizzix - Bird and Garden Gate Set.


Do come and Join us

27 January 2018

Allsorts Challenge - Old Favourites

Hi All

Tracy is our host this week with the theme "Old Favourites" and would like you to share your favourite old stamp and tell us what it is.  Mine is as follows and i love paper piecing it.

Hero Arts K5373 Flower Trio


Our sponsor


Fantastic Ribbons have over a decade of experience in ribbon and are passionate about their products. You may have already met the team as they exhibit at all the major craft and hobby exhibitions where they have built up a huge loyal fan base for their beautiful ribbons.



20 January 2018

Allsorts Week 451 - Butterflies

Hi All

This week Wendy has set the theme butterflies.  My card is here


Our sponsor and 2 prizes up for grabs




Tattered Lace is home to a range of beautifully delicate and detailed craft products, including the successful Tattered Lace Dies and Embossing Folders, designed by Stephanie Weightman.

come and join us

Tracy

13 January 2018

Allsorts Week 450 - No Patterned papers

Hi All

Welcome to another Saturday at Allsorts.  This week we have the theme "No Patterned Papers"

I have kept mine C&S with some stamping and gems.


 
Our sponsor this week is
 

Craft Obsessions was established and began trading in 2005.  We are always delighted to help and advise you in relation to any aspect of our products or service and would welcome a call or e-mail from you anytime you might think you need our help. Our customers know that when dealing with us, they will always receive a friendly and efficient service – it’s what our reputation is built on and we are proud that our loyal customer base continues to expand as a result.
 
 
 
 
 
 

6 January 2018

Allsorts Week 449 - Something New



Hi

Happy New Year

This week at Allsorts we have the theme "Something New" and would like you to use a new craft product on your creation.

I have used my new Hunkydory USB to make my project which is this little caddy and four notelets.


Our sponsors this week:


DigiStamp Boutique offers a wide range of digi images designed by Sally-Ann Hancock. My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too - often the inspiration for my designs. Hope you enjoy as much as I enjoy creating.


Stix 2 is the home of all your adhesive needs and much more as well. UK Industrial Tapes have over 30 years experience in the Specialist Adhesive Tape Industry. We have supplied a huge range of products to a variety of industries, including many bespoke products.


With this knowledge and experience we are now launching our new range of Stix 2 products to the Hobby, Craft, Greeting Card and Scrap Booking Market. With over 300 products in this new and exciting range, there is something to meet everyone's needs.

Do come and join us




23 December 2017

Allsorts Week 447/448 Seasonal Flowers

Hi All

We are having a two week challenge at allsorts to allow us all time to celebrate christmas.  May i wish you all a very happy christmas and new year!

Mervi has set the theme "SEASONAL FLOWERS"



Stamp Addicts is a family run business based in Bedfordshire and have been in business since 1992. We have watched the popularity of rubber stamping and all papercrafts steadily increase over time and now manufacture our own branded rubber stamps which frequently feature on Hochanda TV as well as craft shows across the UK.

We also run Create It Events which was set up by Stamp Addicts and Once Upon A Stamp to work in partnership with HOCHANDA TV to create Inspirational Craft, Hobby and Art Shows that we hope to take around the UK. The first event is in Kent on 13-14 May at the Kent Event Centre, Detling, Maidstone. Hochanda will be filming and broadcasting live throughout the day and there will be lots of exhibitors running Make and Takes with stamping, stitching, felting, Silver Clay Jewellery plus lots lots more so make a note in your diary.


Sizzix, there's no bigger or better place for craft materials, custom dies and machines that can die-cut, emboss and texturize many materials, including cardstock, paper, construction paper, fabric, faux fur, felt and foil plus much more.

Do come and Join us

Tracy x

16 December 2017

Allsorts Week 446 - Cold and Frosty Colours


Hi All

Not long until Christmas and  Brenda is hosting us with this weeks new theme which is.....................

********Cold and Frosty Colours********

Blues, lilacs, silver, white, all those colours we associate with chilly winter days.


Our Sponsor



And to go with the theme we have a prize of a collection of ribbons and gems reflecting those colours.


Crafty Ribbons is a ribbon emporium, we are passionate about ribbons and want to share our fantastic ribbons with others. Our range of Christmas ribbons is second to none. Remember when we only used ribbons to add a bow to our hair, or tie up a birthday parcel ? Ribbons are now a "must-have" for all types of craft.