Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Another Create and Take

Here is another recent Create and Take, this one is using a very cute DO Crafts Stamp and the lovely Memory Box snowflake tree die.

The tree was cut from some white glitter paper and looks really lovely in real life.

Create & Take

We know how you like to see the Create and Takes from our Friday sessions and here is one from a couple of Fridays ago.  Paula made this lovely Christmas card with some Memory Box dies.

Materials Used :
Memory Box Addison Bauble and Background
Darice Snowflake Swirl Embossing Folder
and some peel offs for the wording.

Monday, 22 July 2013

Thank you for making Saturday a lovely day

A fantastic day at Crafts U Love Saturday and we raised a lovely sum for St Catherine's Hospice. Thank you for supporting this worth while charity.

Lucky Dips raised - £65.50
Auction raised £152.00
So total for St Catherine’s - £217.50

Card Competition winner was Emma and her card will follow shortly... 

Here is winner Emma's birthday card and this had the most votes.

here are the other entries - some lovely cards

A captive audience as Karen runs the crafty auction

Watching the Envelope demonstration

Enjoying the summer treats.  

Suzie Q helping at the competition table

Lovely cake that Katie made for our birthday

Yummy goodies

Everyone enjoyed the demonstrations with Charry getting us in the Christmas Spirit using the new Marianne Dies. Karen was making some beautiful flowers with the Susan Tierney Cockburn Sizzix Dies, Sue was showing off her background skills and making some lovely cards with the Fireworks Sprays, Prima Tags, Distress paints and more and lastly Caz was showing of the latest Gadget that all crafters should have, the We R Memory Keepers Envelope board.

Friday, 19 July 2013

Shop Birthday Tomorrow!

So looking forward to our Shop Birthday Event tomorrow at Crafts U Love in Charlwood. Here are some pictures of the Tea Tent put up today. Tomorrow it will be filled with delicious homemade scones & clotted cream, Strawberries, cupcakes, alcohol free cocktails and ice lollies.

Schedule for the day:
10am DEMO'S start with Caz, Karen, Sue & Charry
1pm Charity Auction with Karen - Lots of Craft Products to Auction off
Lucky Dip for children & adults in aid of St Catherine's Hospice
Card Competition - Win £50 Crafts U Love Vouchers
SALE products throughout the shop
FREE Goodie bag for everyone that spends over £5!

We hope to see you there!

Thursday, 18 July 2013


To celebrate our birthday we are having a week of FREE SHIPPING.  Started this morning and ends WEDS 24th July!

Tuesday, 16 July 2013

Don't Forget this Saturday! Celebrate our birthday

Come and celebrate with us at our store in Charlwood Surrey this Saturday.  

We don't want to forget our blog readers and Facebook Friends and you can join in by making us a birthday card!

Make  us a  Birthday card using main items purchased from Crafts U Love
and either post on Facebook or email us your card entry to win some lovely
Memory Box stamps - this is a different give-away from our in store competition
and only for our blog readers and Facebook friends.

SUNDAY for winner to be announced MONDAY 22nd July

Friday, 12 July 2013

Karen Burniston Accordion Fold Die IN STOCK

This die has been tricky to get back into stock, no sooner had we got a delivery it had sold out, but we have a few in stock now so if you have been hankering about getting this amazing die you can order it now.


Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Birthday celebrations card competition

We do hope you are planning to come along to our Birthday celebrations on Saturday 20th July. 

As well as four fab demonstrations with Charry, Karen, Sue and Caz we have a FANTASTIC Birthday card competition. Open to all ages and abilities we are wanting you to bring us a hand made birthday card to help us celebrate. The winning card will receive £50 in gift vouchers!!

Remember you got to be in it to win it!

Wednesday, 3 July 2013

Sneaky Peaks for up and coming class - Suzanne Forde Sat 27th July

Suzanne has made some lovely cards for this class - here are some sneaky peaks.
Call to book your place 01293 863576

Join the the fun! with our summer Birthday Party

Our 7th Birthday celebrations will be one
 you don't want to miss!
Come along and join the fun.

Monday, 1 July 2013

Create and Take Memory Box

This past weeks Create and Take was a lovely Memory Box card in pastel colour's, it went down a storm with our ladies.

We used the Dogwood Blossom and Dogwood Blossom outline
and the lovely wording is from Hero Arts.
The papers are Craft Creations
and it was finished off with a Twinkle Goosebump

We hope you like it?