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Friday, 12 December 2014

Blue and Cream...

Another simple Christmas card (I am changing my style...)


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Snowflake Die and Stamp ("Little Tilda") from Magnolia.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Christmas" with Paradise of Magnolia (2nd entry),
- "Christmas" with Marvelous Magnolia (2nd entry)
and the challenge "Snowflakes or Snowballs" with Totally Tilda.

Happy Crafting and thank you for your visit !

Saturday, 6 December 2014

Tilda and Napoleon the Cat...

A simple card today... No flowers, no ribbon, but I still enjoyed making it... Here it is...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Snowflake Die and Stamps ("Tilda Hiding Gift" and "Napoleon the Cat") from Magnolia.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Two Magnolia Stamps" with Midweek Magnolias,
- "Anything Goes" with Magnolia Mania,
- "Christmas" with Paradise of Magnolia
and "Anything Goes Christmas" with Marvelous Magnolia Challenge.

Thank you for visiting and Happy Crafting !

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

Blue Christmas...

Here is a little Christmas card I have just finished... Can't believe it will be Christmas Day in just a month !!!


Recipe : Papers and Sentiment from Maja Design - Stamp ("Pink Ribbon Tilda") and Dies from Magnolia - Flowers from WOC.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Joys of the Season" with Tilda's Town,
- "Christmas Tree" with Magnolia Mania,
- "Favourite Christmas Colour Combo" with Live and Love Crafts (It's got to be Blue and White for me !),
- "Anything Goes" with Paradise of Magnolia,
- "Anything Goes Christmas" with Marvelous Magnolia Challenge
and "Use a Die Cut" with Lovely Haenglar and Sweet Magnolia.

Thank you for visiting and Happy Crafting !

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Pink and Yellow for Christmas ? Why not ?

I have made this card for one of my neighbours, I know she will love the non-traditional colours...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamp ("Pink Ribbon Tilda") and Die from Magnolia.

My card will enter the challenge "Fussy and Fancy or Clean and Layered" with Tilda's Town (I have obviously opted for Clean and Layered !)

Happy Crafting !

Saturday, 8 November 2014

A Little Book...

I've made this little book box (box book ?) for a friend who is going through a rough time... I hope it will cheer up her a bit...



The inside...



I had so much fun making it... I even made the little parcels...

Recipe : Papers from Maja Design ("Walking in the Forest" Collection) - The Stamp ("Sitting Tilda with Teddy Bear") and all the Dies I have used are from Magnolia - Flowers from Prima and WOC.

My book will enter the challenge "Anything but a Card" with Magnolia-licious Challenge, "Anything Goes" with Tilda's Town and "Fall Colors" with Marvelous Magnolia Challenge.

Thank you for visiting and Happy Crafting !

Tuesday, 4 November 2014

Meow...

I have made a little thank you easel card for my lovely neighbour Margaret who looks after Sukie when we are away... The shape was made with the lid of a Wiskas box of treats !!!


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamp ("Tilda with Kitten") and Leaf Die from Magnolia - Flowers from WOC.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Fancy Folds" with Magnolia-licious,
- "Glitter, Lace, Pearls" with Midweek Magnolias (I have used white glitter card but you can't really see it on the pic...)
and "Anything Goes" with Paradise of Magnolia.

Thank you for visiting and Happy Crafting ! 

Sunday, 2 November 2014

A Little Box and a CAS Card...

I love making boxes and I really enjoyed making this one...



Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamp ("Tilda With Lace Jeans"), Tree and Leaf Dies from Magnolia.

My box will enter the challenge "Christmas Tilda Wearing Red" with Totally Tilda, "Christmas" with Tilda's Town and "Box or Bag" with Magnolia Mania Challenge.

Now something totally outside my comfort zone... A CAS card...


Recipe : Stamp ("Jolly Tilda") and Leaf Die from Magnolia - Sentiment from Waltzing Mouse. (I can't remember the brand of the stitch stamp... Sorry...)

My card will enter the challenge "Just One Layer" with Deep Ocean Challenge, "Anything Goes" with Simon Says Stamp and "Stitch It" with Natalie and Amy.

Thank you for visiting and Happy Crafting !

Thursday, 30 October 2014

Second Post Today...

It's not like me and it doesn't happen very often but here I am again with a card I've made for the sketch challenge with Sketch Saturday... Here it is...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design (I am totally addicted to them !) - Digital Stamp from Sassy Cheryl - Flowers from WOC - Fish : Die from Creata.

Happy Crafting ! 

Arrg !... Pirates on the Horizon...

No flowers, no pretty ribbon today but "Some Black" as I made my card for the challenge at Marvelous Magnolia... Here it is... The papers are from Maja Design...
 

Thank you for visiting and happy crafting ! 

Sunday, 26 October 2014

A Spring Card... and some news !

It must be spring in Australia, hence the challenge "Spring Fling" at Magnolia Down Under... It makes a change from the Christmas cards I have been making lately... Here it is...


Recipe : Papers from My Mind's Eye ("Bluebell" Collection) - Stamp "Tilda with Poppy", Stamp Sentiment, Leaf die, Fence die and Heart die from Magnolia - Birds dies from Leane Creatief - Flowers from WOC and Prima.

I kept the best for the end : that's it, I am a Grandma ! Little Baptiste was born on wednesday, a bit earlier than expected but he is fine and so is his proud Mum ! He is a very sweet little boy who hardly cries (for now anyway !). So, meet my grandson...


Awwww... Isn't he cute ?
Thank you for visiting and happy crafting !

Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Another Christmas Card...

I went for brown and white for this card as I wanted to use those beautiful papers from Maja Design... It was supposed to be a criss-cross card but it looks more like a pocket card !!!



Recipe : Stamps ("Tilda Hiding Gift" and "Vintage Merry Christmas Post Mark")  and Dies from Magnolia - Flowers from WOC and from Ebay - The little white bell is from one of last year cracker !

My card will enter the challenge "Special Celebration" with Midweek Magnolias and the challenge "Use your Dies or Punches" with Tilda's Town.

Happy Crafting !

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Blue Christmas...

I quite like non-traditional colours for Christmas cards... Here is one in blue...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamp (Jolly Tilda), Tree die, Stocking Die, Snowflake Die and Leaves Die from Magnolia - Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts - Stand die from Creata.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Use your Christmas Stash" with Tilda's Town,
- "Christmas" with We Do Doobadoo,
- "Christmas in October" with Deep Ocean Challenge,
- "Use 3 Different Embellishments" with Lovely Haenglar and Sweet Magnolia
and the challenge with Sketch Saturday as I have used their sketch for my card. Here it is...

Happy Crafting !

Friday, 10 October 2014

A Notebook...

I have made another cover, for a notebook this time... It was an excuse for me to use my new dies from DooHickey Club ("All I Want for Christms Collection).


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design ("Coffee in the Harbour" Collection) - Stamp, Rocking Horse Die, Leaves Die (under the bow)  from Magnolia - Flowers and Ribbon from Wild Orchid Crafts.

My notebook cover will enter the challenges :
- "Anything Goes" with ABC Challenge,
- "Anything Goes with Ribbon" with Fab'n Funky,
- "Anything Goes" with MidWeek Magnolia
and "Anything Goes" with PaperTake Weekly.

Happy Crafting ! 

Tuesday, 7 October 2014

A Little Book...

I have made a new cover for the little book in which I keep my stamped images... I had to use my new Tilda... I had never seen her before, so when I saw her in an Ebay shop I could not resist... Don't you think she is sweet ?


Recipe : Papers from BoBunny (I think...) - Border die, Tag die and Stamp from Magnolia - Paper Flowers and Ribbon from Wild Orchid Crafts - Hessian Flowers from Ebay.

My book cover will enter the challenges :
- "Anything Goes" with Tilda's Town,
- "Pink, Pearls and Dots" with Magnolia Mania
and "Think Pink" with Live and Love Crafts.

Happy Crafting !

Friday, 3 October 2014

A Little Box of Treats...

I love making boxes... Here is one I have made for Christmas... I used brown ink for my stamping, just for a change !



It was difficult to fill it up and not to eat any treats !!! 

Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamps and Tag Die from Magnolia - Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts.

My box will enter the challenges :
- "Sitting Tilda" with Totally Tilda,
- "Anything Goes" with Dutch Magnolia Lovers,
- "Monochromatic" with Magnolia-licious,
- "Anything Goes" with Midweek Magnolia
and "Sweet Treats" with My Craft Spot.

Happy Crafting !

Saturday, 27 September 2014

A Cute Tilda...

I think this little Tilda is really cute... I was so pleased to find her on Ebay... and to win the bidding !


The papers are from Maja Design...

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Oh So Cute" with PaperTake Weekly,
- "At Least One Flower" with Deep Ocean Challenge,
- "Layered Up" with Marvelous Magnolia Challenge
and the challenge with Die Sketchtanten as I have followed their sketch for my card... Here it is...

Happy Crafting ! 

Thursday, 25 September 2014

A bzz bzz Card...

I am experimenting with different shapes for my cards, I am a bit fed up with square cards ! It was fun making this one...


Recipe : Papers from My Mind's Eye - Image and Sentiment from Magnolia - Flowers and Ribbon from Wild Orchid Crafts - Letters : Die from Tim Holtz - Border : Die from Martha Stewart. The faux stitching was made with rub-ons.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Things with Wings" with Natalie and Amy,
- "Bingo" with Magnolia Mania (Stitching - Ribbon - Sentiment),
- "Things with Wings" with Live and Love Crafts
and "Things with Wings" with Sparkles Forum Challenges.

Happy Crafting !

Sunday, 21 September 2014

A Christmas Stocking Card...

Back into my comfort zone... Here is a little Christmas card I have just finished...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamp from Magnolia - Flowers and Ribbon from Wild Orchid Crafts - Snowflakes : Dies from Marianne Design - The faux-stitiching was made with rub-ons.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "One for Christmas" with Tilda's Town,
- "Monochrome Christmas Tilda" with Totally Tilda,
- "Anything Goes" with Sister Act Card Challenge,
- "T is for Tic Tac Toe" with ABC Challenge (Faux-stitching - Ribbon - Flowers)
- "Monochromatic" with Magnolia Forever
and "Something Festive" with ABC Christmas Challenge.

Happy Crafting !

Friday, 19 September 2014

You're a Star...

Yesterday I posted a card but I didn't like it at all... I don't know why I posted it in the first place... So I deleted the post and worked on the card again... It's still not to my liking... I really struggle with cards for guys...


My card will enter the challenge "Black and White Images Only" with Magnolia Down Under.

Happy Crafting ! 

Monday, 15 September 2014

A Leaf Card...

This card was so fun to make with its unusual shape... I have used - again - the gorgeous papers from Maja Design...


My card will enter the challenge  "Anything Fall" with Tilda's Town and the challenge "Birthday" with Marvelous Magnolia Challenge.

Happy Crafting !