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A bit of knitting!!

Just thought I'd share a bit of knitting I've done for channel Five This is Sally she is leaving Five & this is her leaving present This is Mike he is also leaving & this is his present. I made him with an eyebrow ring & two earrings also tattoos!!
This is channel Five entertainment boss!!  He originally had a striped shirt, then they requested to change it to a flowery shirt. His glasses in his hair & his blackberry phone!!


Channel FIVE are offering some FABBY prizes for my online charity auction/raffle etc to help promote CFS/ME awareness week & day which is 12th May....wohoo!!
Make sure you keep an eye out on more news because there is more to come & find out how you can get involved & maybe the a lucky winner!!!

Ellephantastic Design Team day!

Good moring everyone!! Apologies I'm posting a bit later this morning. I have had a couple of mental busy days because one of my rabbits (oh just realised the digi is a rabbit too how fitting!!) Ebony was really poorly & I had to take her to the vets & she stayed there over night. She is back home now though & back to her silly self this morning!!
Ok now on to Ellephantastic Design Team day!!! I would firstly like to say a big thank you to Jilli & a sad wave goodbye as she has had to step down from her DT post due to personal things.....but not to fear as the lovely Angie has joined us & this week is her first project using Rosaline rabbit & just look at what lovely creation she has made. Angie
Linda is very lucky & is away at shepton mallet but has left us with this lovely card

Heidi has also done a beautiful card. I love the flower papers.
Jane has made a gorgeous bright & sunny card just right for todays weather!!
All the DT girls have used my digi Rosa…

NEW ME/CFS blog on the go!!

I have re started my ME/CFS blog properly with a blog of its own. Early days but it'll be ready for blogging for ME/CFS awareness week!
My new blog is called Me, Myself & CFS/M.E.

I also found this very moving song/video today all about ME
if you have a spare few mins then please do watch it

Ellephantastic Shop Update

Just a quick notice to let you all know that my shop is undergoing a face lift & will be back in July looking bigger & brighter than ever with a few new surprises!!

Please use my blog (which has all my crafts on) for reference & contact me to make any orders/purchases.

Have a great evening 

ME/CFS update, MRI results, make Fybromyalgia visible

As most of you are aware I suffer with ME/CFS & for a while now I have been having some severe headaches. Yesterday I visited my doctor again about my neck pains.  My neck pains make it hard for me to do anything even simple things like brushing my teeth. My neck can also cause me to blackout/pass out/faint.
A few weeks ago I had an MRI on my brain, neck & shoulders. Yesterday the doctor told me that they found a few little things which were nothing significant & basically I am fine. This of course is good news but at the same time is bad news for me as yet again I was hoping they would find something to explain the strange pains, passingout & headaches. I wanted them to fix me.
I am therefore stuck with the fact that everything stupid little random thing wrong with me is due to the ME/CFS & Fybromyalgia, so now I am determined to make my life a tad easier by making everyone else aware of ME/CFS & Fybromyalgia
The links on the left hand side are all ME/FM related …

Scrap book pages - sketch challenges

I'm making a scrapbook album as a gift for someone & have used sketches from challenges as my inspiration. There are no images/photos because I am making it for the person to be able to put their own pictures in.
This one is sketch from Scrap & Stamp but I've not done it quite right so can't enter it!!
Crafty Catz - sketch you can't quite see on the photo but there are 3 little flower stickers where the circles are on the sketch
Friday Sketchers - sketch
Sketch Saturday - sketch

Digi Showcase & versatile Roger!!

I just have to share with you these fab cards made by Michelle over at Thistles Happy Place 
She has used Roger the Bear dressed as the Easter Bunny & made him into a Christmas Bunny How sweet & awesome is that?! Pop over to her blog to see more of her fabby makes.

Ellephantastic DT day extended!!

Here's Heidi's card using Baby Buglia....isn't it lovely!
Thank you Heidi you've done a fabby card even with your bad bad week.
Big hugs & big thanks
x x x

Ellephantastic Design Team day!

Today the Ellephantastic Design Team are showing off their cards using my Bug Girls digis.
Arent they cute?! What a lovely job they have all done.
You can buy my digi's HERE from my shop or HERE from Card Making Downloads

You will notice Heidi isn't with us today & on behalf of myself & the other girls we are sending her big hugs as she's not had a very good week.
x x x

Jilli has used Beatrice Butterfly & she has paper pieced her wings....beautiful


Linda has used Baby Buglia & made a fabby easel card

Jane has used Bumbella Bee & flower soft her stripes....awww!

This week we also have a few guest designers who have used my new Roger's Big Heart Pyramage set & papers.
You can buy the set for £0.80p from CMD HERE


Michelle has used the papers, ribbon bands & Roger pyramage from the set.
She's also made some lovely flowers from the papers too....gorgeous x

Allison is one of my DT buddies from Daisy & Dandelion bl…

Ellephantastic DIGI SHOWCASE

Ellephantastic DIGI SHOWCASEhas now begun!!
To see all the lovely cards sent so far click on the page link at top or click

here's a taster!!

and another....awwww!!!

If you would like to have your Ellephantastic Digi card or project shown off on here & on Face Book then either email me a picture or leave me a link on this post to your card/project.
Don't forget if you need inspiration you can check out the Ellephantastic Design Teams work HERE
& if you don't have any Elle digi's yet get your FREEBIES
buy my digis HERE .....all 0.75p each

You never know I might even choose a favourite now & then to send a little prize too, so get crafting!!

A Fairy Fantasy

Afternoon! I have been playing again today making this gorgeous easel card using Dovecraft Fairy papers.
I am entering it into the following challenges
Moving along with the Times - Sketch & pink, brown & ribbon
Crafty Creations - anything goes
& the new challenge blog where you can win the best prize EVA!
Sir Stampalot Challenge - Fantasy
oh another challenge (thank you Pinky!)
By the Cute & Girly - Fairy Tales