Friday, 18 July 2014

Happy News!!! CASE-ing the Catty Challenge #1 :)

Hello All,

Well I head off tomorrow on my summer holidays (my only holiday all year long). We will be spending 5 whole weeks in FABulous Nova Scotia to visit with family and friends and spend our time at the beach!!! Don't worry I have worked ahead so will still have some blog posts coming up while I am away :)

I have some thrilling news to share... I have been asked to join the Design Team over at CASE-ing the Catty Challenge, a new blog challenge created by the lovely Brownyn Eastley!!! I am so very excited to be a part of this amazingly talented team and looking forward to sharing some inspiration from our wonderful *NEW* Annual catty. 

We will be working our way through the catty sharing our take on some of the wonderful projects inside... Week #1 is Gift and Packaging and I an CASE-ing a little gift bag I found on Page 9 of the Canadian Catalogue.

Challenge Guidelines:
  • Create a new project for the current challenge.
  • Mention CTC Challenges in your blog post and link back here so others can join in on the fun. 
  • Let us know what project you CASED or used as a 'springboard' and make reference to the page of your country's catalogue where you got your inspiration.
  • SUO products (retired or current) to be used in your projects for CTC Challenges.
  • Have fun and inspire others!
My Project:

Take the time to let your creativity bloom!

Project Recipe

Card Stock: Whisper White, Pool Party, & Silver Glimmer Paper
Inks: Staz On Black
Stamps: Something to Say
Embellishments: Sweetheart Treat Bag (retired), Pool Party Bakers Twine, Mini Silver Clothespin 
Tools: Hearts a Flutter Framelits Die, Dotted Scallop Ribbon Punch & Itty Bitty Accents Punch Pack Heart Punch

Would love for you to take the time to check out the rest of the CTC Team!!!

Bronwyn (blog creator) / Alison / Claire / Jess / Monique / Nikki / Rachel / Rebecca B / Rebecca S / Sharnee / Stasia


  1. Hello, hello lovely Hayley!!
    This is a super cute little boxy bag!! Love that tag!! What a treat to be part of this wonderful team!! I'm sooo happy to be "working" with you!!! Have the most wonderful summer holiday!! (we just got a downpour of snow last night!!! COLD!!)
    Smiles and excited hugs Sharnee :)

  2. Wow, love your fun and beautiful gift bag Hayley. So looking forward to working with you on the DT. have a fabulous holiday,


  3. Gorgeous wee bag with lots of lovin' hearts.Very cute, Hayley.

  4. What a cute bag! Love the bling heart.

  5. Oh these bags were just SO cute. I'm so glad to see one make another appearance! LOVING the glimmer paper heart. My new heart punch is going to be very well used too.

  6. So regret not getting some of these little gift bags. This is a super cute project. Enjoy your holiday. It's great to have you on the CTC DT.

  7. Hello Design Team friend! So glad to be designing alongside you again! Beautiful bag! I love the little tag too - adorable! xx

  8. These are such cute little bags! I look forward to working with you on the DT.

  9. my favorite color combination, red and white. Beautiful Work! So excited to be working with you on the CTC DT.