Tuesday, October 28, 2014


Hello and happy Tuesday!

I'm stopping by with a cute little Halloween idea that I created for this weeks COLOR Q.....

Here are this weeks CQC265 colors......

Hope you get a chance to get crafty with us?!? Please link your project over on the COLOR Q BLOG and as always don't forget to check out the rest of the Design Team!!!

Wishing you a fabulous day!!!

                                                              Hugs, ~Silke~

Stamps: Papertrey Ink - Halloween Treats & Sweets
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Paper: White CS, Stampin' Up - Basic Black, Tangerine Tango, Lucky Limeade CS
Others: Papertrey Ink - Bitty Halloween Treats & Sweets Dies and Favor It Box Die,

SU Concord Grape Ribbon, White Scrapper's Floss, White Button, Black Rhinestones, PTI Linen & Canvas Impression Plate

Saturday, October 25, 2014


Happy weekend!

I'm such a procrastinator this week....it's been a busy week and I'm trying to recuperate from all the action...lol!!! Nevertheless, I wanted to tell you all about the CATERED CROP *END ZONE* RECIPE SWAP.....and guess what you still have time to play along!!!

For this challenge, use the picture below for your inspiration.....you can celebrate the sport of football and/or take direct inspiration from the colors, patterns, etc. of the picture.....

  • Include a link to us at Catered Crop or add our button, which you can grab on our sidebar or at our {button gallery}.
  • Link up and link often, but be sure you link up by 8:00 PM EST on Saturday, November 1.
  • Keep the party hopping by visiting the other players and leaving comments.
  • Check back with us on November 2 to see if you’ve won an opportunity to be a guest designer.
As always Linda has put together a fabulous Pinterest *END ZONE* Board for your inspiration......

Please don't forget to add your creations over to the CATERED CROP BLOG and tomorrow you can view the entire Design Teams take on this challenge!

Wishing you a wonderful remaining weekend,

                                                                   Hugs, ~Silke~

Tuesday, October 21, 2014


Hello everyone!

I'm stopping by with a fun Halloween card that I've crafted for this weeks COLOR Q....

Here are this weeks CQC264 colors.....

The fun tablecloth image reminded me of the Stampendous *Witch Shoes* image I've bought years ago :) .

Hope you have a chance to get inky too.....please don't forget to link your cards over to the COLOR Q BLOG!!!

Wishing you a fabulous day,

                                                                Hugs, ~Silke~

Stamps: Stampandous - M164 Witch Shoes, There She Goes - Holidays Galore
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Paper: White CS, Black CS
Others: Green and Orange Rhinestones, PTI Linen & Canvas Impression Plate

Wednesday, October 15, 2014


Hello everyone!

This week I didn't get a chance to sit down and craft, since my girls are on *Fall Break*..... just too much going on!

Anyways I wanted to make sure you check out the newest COLOR Q....we have some awesome colors for you....

Please make sure to link your projects to the CQC263 post! You can also check out all of the teams creations at this link! Wishing you a wonderful day!

                                                       Hugs, ~Silke~  

Tuesday, October 7, 2014


Happy Tuesday!

It's COLOR Q time....

Here are this weeks CQC262 colors.....

Hope you will have a chance to get crafty with us?!? Please don't forget to check out all of the creations for this week over on the COLOR Q BLOG!!! Have a wonderful day!

                                                            Hugs, ~Silke~

Stamps: SU Gorgeous Grunge, MFT - MPD Winged Beauties,
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Paper: SU Pretty in Pink, White CS
Others: Silver Pearls, 
MFT - MPD Winged Beauties Dies

Monday, October 6, 2014


Good Morning everyone!

We have a *birthday blog hop* for a super special lady....Kelley Holland, the owner of Our Daily Bread Designs!

Happy Birthday Kelley! I hope you have a fabulous day, filled with lots of laughter and wonderful memories!

With this card there was actually *NO* stamping involved! Here are the ODBD items I've used....

I used the framed sentiment from this page....

 along with the matching Exclusive ODBD Vintage Label Die

We hope you will join us in celebrating Kelley's special by hopping along?!? Here are the ladies that crafted a card for the birthday girl....

Chris * Lisa * Sandee * Grace * Wanda * Elizabeth * Robin * Paula * Linda * Angie * Cathy Dawn * Diana * Sabrina * Cheryl 

Now it's your turn...please stop by the ODBD BLOG to leave your birthday wishes for Kelley!! Wishing you a wonderful Monday!

                                                           Hugs, ~Silke~

Wednesday, October 1, 2014


Happy October!

We have a brand new ODBD RELEASE for you.....I know you will enjoy tremendously!!! I'm excited to show off this wonderful Fall Stamp Set called - Autumn Tree.........

Here is my second idea without coloring.....

My cards were also inspired by the CATERED CROP - SEEING RED RECIPE SWAP...For this challenge we want you to use the color red somewhere in your project. Please stop by the Catered Crop Blog for more details!!!

Now on to all of the fabulous ODBD goodies I've used on my cards today....

                                                         Exclusive ODBD Doily Die

Of course as always you have a chance to win some ODBD goodies as well.....Three randomly selected winners will each receive a $15 gift certificate to the ODBD Store, to be used toward the purchase of ODBD Stamps found in the "stamps column" of the website just for commenting on the Design Team cards!  You have until October 2, 2014 at 9:00 p.m. EDT to leave your comments on the ODBD Blog of the Participating Designers Blogs for a chance to win!  The Winners will be posted on the ODBD Blog on October 3rd, so be sure to check back there to see if you won!

Please don't forget to hop along in order to win.....!!! Have a fabulous day! 

Grace * Chris * Dawn * Lori * Julie * Sandee * Cathy * Paula * Lisa * Wanda Sabrina * Audrey * Angie


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