Thursday 23 September 2010

The Candy Winner Is.........

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Congratulations! Please email me at with your details and choice of the two Pink Gem Designs stamps. I will then post your prize asap

Candy time Again!

Sorry for not being a good blogger lately and  getting around to visit everyone
It's the big spider that's lurking here......keeping me out of the craft room lol!
Seriously though I have been so busy with the business this last couple of weeks..... it has got in the way of my beloved cardmaking!
It's quite frustrating turning out these lovely stamp designs but not having enough time to play with them myself
Anyway I am about to go on holiday so I decided to leave a little candy competition for my friends and followers.....just to say thank you for all your visits and all the lovely comments you leave

Candy Contents

ProMarker Sketching Set
Lime Green
Pastel Yellow
Pastel Pink
Cool Grey 3
Blue Pearl
Cool Aqua
Sky Blue
........& Black Fine Liner

2 Pink Gem Designs stamps of your choice (subject to availability)

Mulberry Flowers - Blue Petals
Mulberry Flowers - Grey Petals
6 Tibetan Silver Baby Bottle Charms
6 Tibetan Silver Teddy Bear Charms

Heres what you have to do to enter

Post the photo of the candy (above) on your blog with a link back to this blog and say a few words about the candy

Add you link to InLinkz
Also add a comment in case anything goes wrong with InLinkz
One lucky winner will be drawn on 23rd September at 6pm



This post will stay at the top until 23rd September.....all new posts will appear underneath


Tuesday 21 September 2010

Just wanted to share this card I made today
May enter it for some challenges later but it's nearly Tea Time so I must post quickly!

Ellie as you can see has been paper pieced (clothing) and coloured with ProMarkers.
I masked the stamp and airbrushed the background........not sure about the flower soft though!

Stamp 'Ellie with Gift' - Pink Gem Designs
Memento Ink - Tuxedo black
Memento Ink - Summer sky
Nestabilities Eyelet Square
2 Way Glue Pen & Glamour Dust
Flower Soft
DP Sweet Shoppe Designs - Zoe Pearn
CS Bazill Bling
Card Blank - Craftwork Cards
Ribbon From Stash


Monday 20 September 2010

New Nestabilities Update

We have now completely sold out of all the new Nestabilities we got in stock last week!
We will be getting some more but it will not be until the middle of October
Just click on the product notifacation to recieve an instant email when they are back in stock


Wednesday 15 September 2010

A Card At Last!!

Phew! Been catching up with the backlog of orders with being on holiday.......and just  had a new stamp release......and new style  Nesties in stock (nearly all gone by the way!!) so things have been a bit hetic here!!

Well I eventualy got to play with my new goodies today too!
I especially love my new 'Eyelet Squares' Nesties!
......& what do you think to these new shape card blanks from Craftwork or what??

Anyway the challenges........
Too tired to troll through the whole of my challenge list so have just gone for 3 Christmas ones

Christmas All Year Long - Brads or Eyelets ( Have used eyelet Nesties)
Bah humbug - Using Favorite Mediums (stamping & ProMarkers)
Die Cut Dreams Christmas Club - Childrens Christmas

Stamp 'Post Box Ellie' - Pink Gem Designs
Ticket Sentiment Stamp - 'Merry Christmas' - Pink Gem Designs
Memento Ink - Tuxedo Black
Memento Ink - Summer Sky
Shapeabilities - Create A Flake 1
Nestabilities - Eyelet Squares
Mulberry Flowers - Soft Tan Petals
2 Way glue Pen & Glamour Dust
Card Blank - Craftwork Cards
CS - Bazzill Craft
DP - Nitwit Collections download
Brad From  Stash


Monday 13 September 2010

Introducing Ellie!

Introducing 'Ellie' the latest cute character from Pink Gem Designs
These  new polymer stamps are onsale now!
You can see them here

More of the gorgeous new style Nestabilities also arrived today!

You can see all our Nestabilities here


Were Am I Competition Winner

Yes you were all right.......I was in sunny (windy) Scarborough on the photo!
The winner is Pamela
Pamela's comment was drawn using the random number generator
So if Pamela can email me at with her choice of stamps........I will send them asap

Here is me in a warmer & less windy Whitby on the Thursday


Saturday 11 September 2010

New Style Nestabilities

We are now back from holiday but just wanted to tell you about these new Nestabilities which arrived today
Aren't they gorgeous!!
We have £1 off all our Nestabilities (including the new ones) until the end of September making them a  real bargain
I am certain these babies will not be in stock for very long!!
You can see all our Nestabilities here


Thursday 9 September 2010

Where Am I Competition

As some of you know we are on holiday this week
This picture of me was taken on Monday on a very windy promenade........but can you guess the name of this famous seaside town?
Just leave a comment with your answer
All the correct entries will be placed into a draw
One winner will be chosen at 6pm on Sunday 12th Setember
The winner will then recieve 2 Pink Gem Designs of their choice (subject to availability) or 4 digis of their choice

Wednesday 8 September 2010

Challenge 8

I have auto posted this so hopefully it will appear on the morning of the 8th!

Today sees the start of a new Gem of a Challenge following a sketch designed by me

We also have the lovely Lisa joining us as a special guest designer this month
So pop on over and see Lisa's and the fabulous DT's girls gorgeous cards

On to my card........I swung the sketch round to fit the image

I have used my new Santa Kaya stamp which is a brand new release from Pink Gem Designs
She has been coloured with ProMarkers

Stamp - 'Santa Kaya' Pink Gem Designs
Sentiment Stamp 'Merry, Merry Merry' Pink Gem Designs
Memento Ink  'Tuxedo Black'
Memento Ink 'Summer Sky'
Shapeabilities 'Snowflake Wonder'
2 Way Glue Pen & Glamour Dust
Cardblank - Craftwork Cards
Card stock - Bazill Kraft
DP (download) - Sweet Shoppe Designs - 'Little Joys' by Zoe Pearn (my all time favorite Christmas paper!)


Sunday 5 September 2010

Holiday Discount

As you know we are away on holiday so we can't dispatch any orders until September 13th
To make up for the wait there will be a 5% discount off all our polymer stamps for all orders placed up to mignight (UK time) on Saturday 11th September)
See all our polymer stamps here


Thursday 2 September 2010

Spider Saga Update

Spider been caught tonight  by hubby in the hallway
He looked very much like the Craftroom Spider (well I hope it is lol!)
I noticed Gem sniffing a black ball then she stood back (she is such a gentle little soul)
Then the spider unfurled and made a quick dash for be caught by hubby armed with a handful of toilet paper
No need to worry now.....until next time lol
It is the time of year when they come inside  as the evenings get cooler
I know I am such a wuss but they terrify me


Wednesday 1 September 2010

The Winner Is.....

.............Number 45 BEV!

Bev was drawn using the random number generator but I don't know how to post the pic so you will have to take my word for it!

Well done Bev!
Please get in touch with your name and full address asap so I can post your prize


Candy Time!

Candy Time!

ProMarker Pen Set 'Garden Design'
'Lenny Lion' stamp - Pink Gem Designs
'Peek - a  - Boo Marvin' stamp - Pink Gem Designs

Here is what you have to do to enter :-

Post the photo of the candy (above)  on your blog with a link back to this blog and say a few words about the candy
Add you link to InLinkz
Also add a comment incase anything goes wrong with InLinkz
One lucky winner will be drawn on 1st September at 6pm


It is no secret that I love ProMarkers
We now sell them on our website
We have just added more packs to our range
We now have some Metallic Gold & Silver ProMarkers
These  will not only be fab for decorating Christmas cards.......
....but great for writing inside them too!
What's more we have 10% off all our ProMarkers throughout August
You can see all of our ProMarker range here



Good News (& Bad Eek!)

Good News for all you ProMarker fans out there!
We have decided to keep the 10% off  our ProMaker Pens throughout September
This makes us one of the cheapest ProMaker Retailers around!
We are now selling a selection of singles which you won't find in the packs 'we' sell
You can find our top 20 single ProMarkers here
We also have a £1 off all our Nestabilities throughout September
See our Nestabilities here

Now for the bad news......
There is a massive spider lurking around my craftroom and I need to make a!!