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Wednesday, 26 April 2017

April Showers Bring May Flowers

Good afternoon everyone!
Busy, busy, busy as usual! Getting new roof but i have almost finished decorating the inside of the house.
Managed to give myself a break from decorating and made a card using my Magnolia' 'London Tilda' which i stamped with Memento ink and coloured with my Promarkers.
I used my new JoyCraft butterflies border and oval frame dies.
Butterfly Embossing folder from Crafters Companion.
Flowers, lace, ribbon and pearls from various online stores and my own stash.
DP is from the works.
Challenges
Midweek Magnolias - Favourite colours
Noor Design UK - Flowers
Simon Says - Anything goes
The Ribbon Girls - Use any image 
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Thursday, 13 April 2017

Easter/Spring Fling Pop-Up Card

Here's my second attempt at making a Pop Up card
Warning!! Picture Heavy Post!!
Images - Magnolia Tilda and Inez The Bunny, Tilda with Carrot. 
Sentiments, Rabbit, watering can and sheep stamps were freebies in a mag'.
Medium - Memento ink and TH Distress Inks.

Tools - Magnolia Doohickey Sakurai Flowers, Swedish Lace border die and Cloud dies. Fence die was also a freebie with the stamps.


Papers - Dovecraft.
Embellishments - pearls, Ribbon and glitter carrots are all from my stash.

CHALLENGES
All About Magnolia - All about Spring/Easter
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes
That'she Crafty! Challenge - Foliage and flowers
The Ribbon Girls - April any card
Simon Says Wednesdays - Spring colour inspiration
Simply Magnolia - ribbon

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Tilda & Her Little Lamb

A card using Tilda & Elsie the lamb.
Colored with Distress Inks. DP from The Works.
Cheery Lynn French Pastry doily die.
Polka dot ribbon from Crafty Ribbons.

Challenges 
All About Magnolia- All about Spring/Easter
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes
Midweek Magnolias - Anything goes
Simon Says - Spring colour inspiration


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Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Hoppy Easter!!

A couple of posts today!
First i have made an Easter card for my Aunt & Uncle using some freebie stamps and i have watercoloured using my TH Distress inks.
Added some JoyCrafts cloud die cuts.
Challenges
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything goes + optional
Creative Insprations - Spring spectacular
Deep Ocean - Easter
Di'd Digi Designs - Spring and/or Easter
Let's Craft and Create - Easter/April Showers/Spring
Simon Says Wednesdays - Spring colour inspiration
Stamping Sensations - April anything goes
The Ribbon Girls - April any card challenge
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Card For a Man

A very simple card for a male.
I stamped the sentiment a couple of times and placed some xcut cog dies.
 I cut these out of silver mirror card.
Sentiments stamped with Memento Tuxedo black ink.
PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR MY EARLIER POST!
Challenges
7 Kids Challenge - Anything goes
Creative Inspirations - Anything goes
Kort 'O' Mania - Card for a man
Simon Says - Anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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My First Stampin Bella

Hi all!
Today i would like to share a card i made using some of my prize from Quick Cards Magazine on Facebook.
Here's what i received.
Gorgeous right!!
 And here's a card i made using some of the products.
I coloured with my Tim Holtz Distress inks and markers.
Also used some of my flowers, pearls and ribbon.
Spellbinders Majestic elements die to frame the image, Martha Stewart corner punch and JoyCrafts bow die.
Challenges
7 Kids Challenge - Anything goes
CHNPP - March challenge
Creative Inspirations - Anything goes
Deep Ocean - Flowers everywhere
Di's digi Designs - Add some texture
Inky Chicks - Flowers
Noor Design UK - Spring
Scrap and Craft - Celebration
Simon Says - Anything goes
The Ribbon Girls - March use any image
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Friday, 24 March 2017

Favourite Stamp & Colours

SORRY!
It's been a while since i last posted but we are still decorating and it's taking longer than we thought it would.
I took a bit of timeout to make this card using my lovely Magnolia 'Dressed for Festivity Tilda'.
I have coloured with my Distress inks and markers.
I think it would make a lovely Mother's day card.
 Cardstock - Tim Holtz Distress Coredinations
DP is Pion Design i used a Tim Holtz embossing folder on the papers.
Dies 
 Magnolia doily, Fairytale Tag and Sakura branch and flowers dies.
 Helz Cuppleditch ticket die,
Go Kreate for the card shape and layering.
Cheery Lynn Fanciful Flourish die,
Embellishments
Magnolia butterfly, paper straws, flowers and a handmade flower.
Pearls, Ribbons and lace.
White Gesso
And i think that's about everything, lol!
Challenges
All About Magnolia - Favourite colours
Crafty Calender - March Mum's day/special female
Deep Ocean - Flowers everywhere
Inky Chicks - Flowers
Magnolia Forever - Ribbon and lace
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes
Marvelous Magnolia - Ribbon and lace
Noor Design UK - Spring
Penny Black & More - Anything goes
Pixie's Snippets Playground - Weeks#273 - 274
Scrap and Craft - Celebrations 
Simon Mondays - Layer it up
Simon Wednesdays - Use more than one die or punch
The Ribbon Girls - March use any image
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Thursday, 9 March 2017

Tilda & The Easter Bunny

Hi all! First I must apologise for not commenting on your blogs lately.
Between decorating and trying to declutter the house I have managed to colour up my gorgeously cute Magnolia 'Tilda with Inez the bunny'.
I have coloured with Distress inks and markers and diecut using Spellbinders Floral oval.
My Favourite Spring/Easter Colours
I stuck her on to a vase with sticky dots and added some pretty yellow ombre stripe Ribbon.
Popped in some daffodils from the garden and a glittery bunny from The Works.
Challenges
All About Magnolia- All about your favourite colours.
Crafty Calendar Challenge - Mum's Day/Special Female
Deep Ocean - Dots and/or stripes
LH or SM - Anything goes 
Magnolia-licious Challenge-  Anything goes +ribbon
Noor Design UK- Spring 
Penny Black &More - Anything goes
Scrap and Craft - Celebrations
Simon Says - For a special Lady/Girl 
Stamping Sensations- Close to Nature 
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Friday, 3 March 2017

Spring Tilda

I was still having trouble with my computer so i uninstalled Google Chrome and reinstalled to see if that was the problem. So i have got my fingers crossed that i can get this post done without any problems!!
So here's a card i made using one of my favourite Magnolia Tilda stamps ' Tilda with Tulip'.
I have coloured with my TH Distress inks.
I also distressed the edges with TH Distress inks.
I used a JoyCrafts butterfly corner stamp which i heat embossed with  Cosmic Shimmer powder.
I stamped a spotty paper with a Prima butterfly stamp. Frame die is from The Works, ribbon from Crafty Ribbons, lace from LLC's. Flowers are from various online stores, the green stem is Melissa Francis. I finished my card with a heart pin, green pearls and a metal leaf charm
Challenges
Creative Inspirations - Petals & pearls
LH or SM - Anything goes
Magnolia Forever - Ribbon and lace
Marvelous Magnolia - Ribbon and lace
Midweek Magnolias - Bingo ( diecuts, magnolia stamp, shabby chic )
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Saturday, 25 February 2017

My new Tilda

I'm still having computer problems but my son is trying to help me with my posts using my tablet, still a pain though!
Here's a card I made with my prize from Swedish House Crafts.
I won this sweet Tilda on their Facebook page.
She is called 'Dressed for Festivity' Tilda and she is from the new 'Lovely Emojis' collection.
I have coloured the image with my TH Distress inks.
Sentiment is also a Magnolia stamp.
Dies used are Magnolia' So Lovely Heart tag, Fairytale tag, Old Swedish Lace edge die and Spellbinders Majestic Elements dies.

DP is Magnolia.
Embellishments are lace from Live and Love Crafts,
Ribbon and flowers from The Ribbon Girls,
Resin flowers are Dovercraft, 
Feather and Cameo are from my stash and bead string from Crafty Ribbons.


Challenges
magnolia-licious - Anything goes
Midweek Magnolias - Anything goes w/a Magnolia image
Noor Design UK - Have a heart
Simon Says-  Anything goes

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Thursday, 23 February 2017

Made With Love

Here's my 2nd post today!
A card with a sweet Elizabeth Bell image
DPHIL is Dovercraft.
Dies are from The Works.
Lace is from Live and Love Crafts.

Challenges
Allsorts - Anything goes
Country View Challenges - Time challenge 
Deep Ocean - Add Lace
Dies R Us  - Think Spring
Let's Craft and Create - Love is in the air
Noor Design UK- Have a Heart 
Simon Says - Anything goes
The Ribbon Girls- February use any image 
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A Valentine's Bauble

Hi all! I'm still busy decorating but managed to create a few things, here's my first.
I'm also having good a few computer problems would it's taking ages to do one post!
 A plain paper bag which i stamped with a Valentine's sentiment.
I used my Fiskars fancy scissors to cut the opening of the bag, punched a hole and added twine and stamped and coloured Magnolia' Hugs and Kisses stamp.
For the bauble i used the same Magnolia stamp on shrink plastic, added some heart  confetti, some twine and ribbon.
Challenges
Allsorts - Anything goes
Simon Says - Anything goes
The Ribbon Girls - February any image
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Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Some Bunny Loves You

Good afternoon!
I have a couple of quick makes to share with you all.
My first is a matching card and keyring using a cute stamp from LOTV.
I coloured with my Promarkers and i used my Cheery Lynn Design butterfy dies.
 I used shrink plastic for the keyring.
Challenges
Allsorts - Hearts and/or flowers
Country View Challenges - Time challenge
Deep Ocean - Hearts
Dies R Us - Think Spring
Let's Craft and Create - Love is in the air
Noor Design UK - Have a Heart
Paper Creator's Crafts - Love is in the air
Simon Mondays - Favourite tool ( Crop a Dile )
Simon Wednesdays - Fantastic florals
Stamping Sensations - Animal magic
The Ribbon Girls - February card challenge
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Pass Some Love Around

Hi All!
I have been trying to write this post all day but my laptop has been acting up!
I have not had much time to craft or blog as i'm busy decorating.
I've managed to make this card using Magnolia' 'Tilda with heart', coloured her with my Promarkers.
Sentiment, heart and heart border stamps are by ( i will have to check ) lol!
Magnolia' Design paper.
Spellbinders heart circle die, Cheery Lynn's Princess Tree and Fanciful flourish dies.
With Love dies were a freebie in a Magazine.
Flowers are from various online stores.
Ribbon, pearls, heart pin and lace are from my stash.
Challenges
All About Magnolia - All about love
Allsorts - Hearts and/or flowers
Basteltraum - Friendship/Love
Deep Ocean - Hearts
LH or SM - Anything goes
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes/optional use flowers
Noor Design UK - Have a Heart
Paper Creator's Crafts - Love is in the air
Penny Black & More - Favourite stamp (my fave for Valentine's)
Simon Mondays - Use your favourite tool ( Grand Caliber )
The Artistic Stamper - Love Hearts
The Ribbon Girls - February card challenge
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Hugs xx