Monday, October 31, 2011

happy halloween from my little monster high girl

this is my 5 year old granddaughter she loves the monster high girls. she is suppost to be frankie we sprayed her hair blk and white, she does have boots she lost them this picture ha but we have them today she thought she wanted false eyelashed she has them on here, but not today she finally figured out she didnt like them, ha She bugged and bugged me, now she knows they arent so great. ha well just wanted to share and I will share the little minnie mouse when I can tye her down long enough she is the busy one shes going to be 2 enough said! This is Eriona and my other gd is Aleeah grandmas little ghouls(girls) have a safe and happy halloween everyone.

Just a reminder to join me and amy for our birthday hop nov 1st

hope you can find the time to make the party! Its my 50th birthday and I am celebrating with my good friend Amy whos birthday is in dec. we decided to combine since we share a challenge blog together. We have alot of talented friends coming to our party some with gifts for our special party guest. You wont want to miss this day. after you have come and celebrated you may enter your birthday project in our month long birthday challenge at decorate to celebrate. this time and this time only we are allowing birthday cards since this is our birthdays, and we thought we would give everyone a chance to celebrate with us. Remember you can still do party favors if you wish. This is just a special chance to see everyone incredible talent out there in blog land, and remember it doesnt have to be a birthday card for us it can be one you made for anyone, just wanted to let you no, hope to see you tommorrow and I have a double treat for you. But you will have to come visit tommorrow. I want to thank all of my dear friends that have put in their time and talent to celebrate my and amys birthdays, it means alot to us.

31 days of spook tac ular halloween projects

thank each and everyone who joined myself and jean at for this fun 31 day of spook tac ular halloween projects. hope you take away some great halloween ideas to make maybe not this year but maybe next. I made this tv for the last day just to say thank you for tuning in with us and now our show has come to an end. have a very happy halloween. hope you get lots of treats without the tricks.

heres the side view and instructions used apple sauce box for starters. covered it all in brn.

cut tv 6 and 3/4 from slumber party cart added bat wings on top and a pom-pom and the top opens to fill with goodies. thanks again. It was a spook-tac-ular time!

Sunday, October 30, 2011

30th day of spook tac ular halloween projects

this is a witches hat favor box. I used lifes a pary cart and cut party box at 7 and 3/4
cut 4in circle from george for bottom add tulle and sticker on top now lets go see want a treat jean has for us

Saturday, October 29, 2011

29th day of spook tac ular halloween projects

wanted to do a spooky skeleton. I chalked this paper mache skeleton in white and brown blended in blk added gold on teeth glasses I cut from lifes a party cart at 2in and the sides of glasses at 3in added ribbon and a light. now hop to jeans

Friday, October 28, 2011

challenge no.50 paper doll dress up pg 56 only

started out with purple cardstock chalked it all in white. then cute building fit to page and cut in half to layer on card glittered windows and outlined in white. batman car is cut at 3in along with the yellow quote cuts one is cut a 2in mask is cut at 7 in glittered and hung with string off the building. now hope you can join us for this fun challenge, remember just pg 56 nothing else.

day 28 of spook tac ular halloween projects

this is a pumpkin I made for a center piece for my table simply cut 2 6in circles from george cart fold in half and glue in center so easy decorate face and added a leaf

now heres another view now lets go over and see what spook tac ular project jean has for us today also the winner of this weeks give away is sheena at dew drops and glue dots she has won the ghost mini. congrats and thank you for visiting the spook tac ular halloween projects with me and jean.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

27 th day of spook tac ular halloween projects

spider bracelet. made this for my gd but I kinda stole it back. ha bought a spider pin attached it to the beaded bracelet and simply just added it into the bracelet I made bracelet elastic so it will fit anyone. this is what it looks like on.

here it is off.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

26 day of spook tac ular halloween projects

simple but cute this is just a paperbag covered with paper and embellishments used cupcake wrappers for the embellishments some string great for carry candy around in. Now lets hop to jeans

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

challenge 36 with celebrate the occasion

its all about fall challenge. card is 5 by 4 embossed in circles outlined and circled them to look like pumpkins used simply charmed cart for scarecrow cut at 3in plus the layers cut happy fall at 1 in and drew all the detail. now come on over and have some fun on this fall challenge

cuttin up with class link up party challenge anything goes

its show n tell week at I have decided to make this cute little treat holder to give to my friend. used popcorn box on the tband more cart cut at fit the page made two so i could have the two colors with the pink peeking out the top.
I cut cat from pumpkin carving cart at 4in glued to bag tied with tulle. simply easy and cute. if you need a fast box this is it! now also go over to jani and see what she has free for us today on cut files

25 th day of spook-tac-ular halloween projects

pumpkin candle holder with battery light. cut pumpkin 4in using pumpkin carving cart. cut 4 emboss all four I also cut 4 more and glued them together for extra strength. I punched holes and tied all together to make a square. the blk circles for eyes are cut and one in. now hop over to jeans and see what she has made today.

heres a side view.

Monday, October 24, 2011

winner of mags first birthday hop is annette congrats

congrats to annette she won the birthday reminder album, hop over and give her a big congrats annette please email me your address so I can get it mailed to you. email at thank you enjoy.

spook-tac-ular day number 24

last give a way for the spook tac ular halloween projects with me and jean. she has some great last day give a way also so hop over there to see whats a treat. now onto my project for you

trick or treat smell the old witches feet! boot! ha used lifes a party cart.

cut 8 1/4 party hat for top of boot and cut a v in the front of it.cut point off of hat so it will glue flat.cut same size for the sceptor box glue the back shut we will be using this just for the shape of boot not filling with anything we are using the top for that.after glued together I wrapped tulle around to cover up the connection of the two. have fun and decorated anyway you please.

heres a front view.

Sunday, October 23, 2011

welcome to mags first birthday celebration blog hop

Welcome to a great celebration. we are celebrating one year for mag challenges. I am so happy to be apart of these talented and sweet ladies. You have a treat for you today, the entire dt is particiapating in this birthday hop. And there is lots of candy along the way. Pretty much know the rules. comment and follow. For blog candy I am giving away my birthday project. It is a birthday reminder book and who couldnt use some reminding.

I used simply charmed cat

used the tall package cut at 9in

used going places cart for the slider card

used designer calendar cart for the holiday cuts glued them on top of cards that have the dates on them

took little pieces of paper and stables to sides and marked months on them.

be sure to leave me away to get ahold of you so I can get your address if you win.

I will announce winner monday the 24th now lets get started on the hop just click on names below and it will take you there. have fun! Happy birthday Mag!

23 days of spook-tac-ular halloween projects

boo to you bat! used lifes a pary- party hat cut at 8 1/4 in
used happy haunting cart for bat head and wings cut bat at 3in cut off wings
cut head at 6in
put all together and boo someones door for halloween! now hop over to jeans to see what she has for you

Saturday, October 22, 2011

22day of spook-tac-ular halloween projects

Candy is Dandy! favor box. I used lifes a party to make this candy box.
cut 2 at 4in put them together then glue in middle. glue a strip around middle to cover up the two pieces add a sticker tie off ends candy comes out of both ends. now hop over to jeans

Friday, October 21, 2011

spook tac u lar weeks winner for bat mini album

this mini belongs to christine congrats and thanks for your comments. enjoy now down below is my halloween project for the day. after your visit hop over to jeans at she has a cute treat for you today.

day 21 spook-tac-ular halloween projects

3-d spider cut 12 1 in by 6in strips punch wholes at end put brad in on end spread strips out put a brad point facing up in one of the strips and start adding a strip one by one. spider legs are simply glued on add eyes teeth etc made just like the pumpkins.

Thursday, October 20, 2011

congrats to jean first place winner at dtc teen-tween challenge

congrats jean, she was the winner at teen/tween party first place winner recieves a guest designer spot, a spot in the monthly drawing for a terrific prize and a free mini album of choice. so what you waiting for! this times challenge is all about halloween party. so link up. Jean wanted a scarecrow mini to put her niece pictures in they went to a trip to school that involved scarecrows. This is the front of the mini I hand cut the whole thing and pieced together.

heres a few pictures of the inside

and the back tied off with raffia. I hope you enjoy jean

mini album winner janet s . comment blog hop at dtc.

congrats to janet s. she was the comment hop winner at
she won a free mini of choice and she asked for a barn theme to match her grandsons first birthday. Hope you enjoy Janet. Now for the rest of you bloggers you can also have a chance to win just hop over to our challenge blog and comment on all the blogs it starts today!

few pics of inside

back of mini.

20th day of spook-tac-ular halloween projects

The witch has crashed the party! This is a favor gift box using the sweet tooth cart.
cut lg box 10 1/4 in roof and windows
put together I cut the roof into instead of slipping over.I punched whole in and put ribbon to open and shut. I used vellum to cover up windows this is actually the side of the house but it looked better as the front. Witches shoes are from happy haunting cart cut at 5in. Now this is sure to make any halloween a treat! now go over to jeans and see what she has for you today.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

its time for challenge 11 at decorate to celebrate

hope you can join us for this challenge its all about halloween partys, it should be alot of fun who doesnt like to decorate for halloween parties. I made this halloween favor box the roof comes off by simply pulling up on the witches shoes and broom.
i used the sweet tooth cart. cut store at 11 and a half in. you have to cut 2 to make a house
I covered the windows and turned house around so I could put a gable and door
cut roof at same size I added shingles using george cart cut ovals and layer
added porch using sticks cut at 3in and added a bottom to it to glue it to
I used lots of spooks form mini monster cart
the witches boot and broom is cut from happy hauntings cart cut at 1 and 1/2 in and broom is 6 in. now wont you play with us at

19th day of spook-tac-ular halloween projects

this is a candy box for treat or treating my gd is going to be a monster high girl and this matches her costume. I used a mcdonalds box covered it inside and out first with heavy cardstock. handle is from parts and pieces I keep around. I cut skull 8in from rock princess cart add on both sides glittered. Now this is perfect for the goulish monster high girls.! Now go over to jeans and see what she has in store for your today.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

challenge 4 with cuttin up with class

this weeks challenge is either to make a trick or treat gift using candy. I used the boo cut file from janis blog hop over and get yours free also. to join in on challenge just hop to
I chose to boo, hung this on neighbors door, it is filled with candy and has a little boo poem, which is also down loadable. I blings the boo cut out. Now hope you can join us on this fun challenge

day 18th spook-tac-ular halloween projects

this is a 3-d witch box, used robot cart robot no.48 cut 11 and a half in.
first cut the middle body cut at 11 and a half
shift cut is bottom of box
layer is the head
layer 2 is the arms
witched hat is from happy hauntings cart cut at 5in it is just glued to front so box will open
hands and cat are cut 4in from pumpkin carving
drew face and added hair the tutu dress and then candy.
hop over to jeans

Monday, October 17, 2011

winner from halloween blog hop is Jamie congrats

here is the tombstone album finished. hope you enjoy. drew Jamies name hop over and give her some congrats. thank you

day 17 spook-tac-ular halloween projects

hello its monday and time for some candy from our spook-tac-u-lar halloween projects. Jean also has candy so hop over there also. Congrats to Jean K winner of the star wars mini. just leave a comment and become a follower if you arent already I will draw a name thurs night and announce friday. hope you enjoy todays project.

"toiletly" Spooky gift box. used a applesauce snackwell box for this. cover with paper of choice. cut toilet from chore chart cart cut 2 at 10in and one at 8in glue to back of boxc
cut monster from mini monster cart at 3in I measured the lid to bottom so lid would open and close and cut strips for arms to reach that far then just glue them in place. now it will open and close. this is just a funny little box for my husband because he clearing full of ha.

heres what it looks like when it opens candy goes inside box and the box opens from side.

now lets go see what jean has for us today.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

16th day of spook-tac-ular halloween projects

minnie mouse trick or treat box to load up with candy. my smallest gd is going to be minnie for halloween so I wanted a candy holder to match her costume, plus it holds lots of candy!
first I used a mcdonalds happy meal box, reinforced it inside and out with heavy cardstock.
cut mickey head icon 8in did both sides cut other half of mickey in halloween paper 8 in also. cut bow minnie 5in both sides glittered the word boo and used a heavy purse handle that came off a box. now hop to jeans

Saturday, October 15, 2011

welcome to the halloween blog hop with memories in tyme

this is the blog candy for this halloween blog hop, a tomb stone mini album please leave a comment and become a follower if you arent already. I will pick a winner out of the comments thank you and enjoy the hop . I have made a frankenstein 3-d box for all halloween treats.

welcome to the blog hop for halloween. Here you will find lots of talent with our wonderful ladies in the hop. Before I give you the list for the hop. I will give you the instructions for the frankenstein candy box.
cart used Robotz cart robot #48 cut at 11 and a half inches
cut chest first cut in gray
cut 4x2 3/8 sq. glue over opening cut brn strips for shirt
shift is pants in brn shoes in blk I just drew and then added a strip around top
layer 1 cut in lime green for head glue blk piece on top of box
layer 2 shadow cut in brn and green arms for shirt
I lined up all the holes on boxes so when you fill with candy it will come out of bottom and top. the line on front of pants lifts up to get candy out!
cut 3 in tie from wrap it up cart

now lets go to the hop starting with
Lynda if you are here start with lynda first and next stop is Lori
there is a grand price being offered so you dont want to miss it all you have to do is comment on everyones blog on the hop that easy. All the details are on lynda's blog now enjoy your hopping.

day 15 spook-tac-ular halloween projects

a vintage pumpkin easy to make cut 12 6 in by 1in strips line up and punch whole at each end.
put a brad at one end now spread out. now take another brad in other whole with the pointed part facing up and start putting your strips on one by one that easy. then just embellish it as you wish. now time to go see what jean has in store for us today.

Friday, October 14, 2011

mag by the page challenge no.48

I am so happy to be asked back on this wonderful design team Mag by the page. As you know you can only use the cuts on the page this challenge is the cart freshly picked page 52
I made the seed packet, cut it at fit the pg. added vellum to the inside so the overalls will have a window to put my chocolate covered sunflower seeds in, the paper is sunflower also.
I then cut pocket at 4in and wrote chocolate covered seeds on pocket
the sign was cut a 3in and says a treat for you!, "overall " good for you! cut hearts at 6 in added to the packet and added gold and brown tulle. Now lets see what you can come up with.
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day 14 spook-tac-ular halloween projects

oh no! I have a spider in my hair. I bought an activity kit the other day on sale it had lots of parts and pieces so I decided to make a barrett for halloween for gd. start with a pom-pom pipe cleaners and a barrett clip simply glue clip on pom pom glue legs google eyes and thats it.
really cute in her hair.

heres what it looks like on bottom. now hop over to jeans