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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 !

Thursday, 11 September 2014

A Christmas Card...

Me again ! I don't believe it ! I haven't stopped crafting lately... I suppose my mojo is back big style !!! Here is what I have made...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design (I so love them !) - Stamps and Tag Die from Magnolia - Snowflakes : Dies from Marianne Design - Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Christmas is Coming" with Midweek Magnolia (2nd entry),
- "Winter Blues" with Southern Girls Challenge,
- "Anything Goes" with Divas by Design,
- "Christmas" with C.R.A.F.T. Challenge
and the sketch challenge with Magnolia Mania (2nd entry).

Happy Crafting !

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

A Bib Card...

It's me again ! Two posts in two days... It doesn't happen very often ! I would like to share with you today a baby card I have made... It's in the shape of a bib - I better mention it because you can hardly see it with all the embellishments I have put on ! Have you guessed that I like busy cards ???


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Image from H and S - Yellow Flower from Prima - Angel made with Paper Clay.

My card will enter the challenge "Favourite Colour Combo" with Lovely Haenglar or Sweet  Magnolia (As I have said many times before I just love yellow and blue together...) and the challenge "Lace" with Bunny Zoe's Crafts.

Happy Crafting !

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

A Card and a Post-it Holder...

I have been playing with my new Magnolia stamps.... First here is the card I have made...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamps, Tag Die and Border Die from Magnolia - Papers Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts - Burlap Flowers and Butterfly from Ebay - Cheese Cloth and Wooden Heart from Live and Love Crafts.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Dies or Punches" with My Mum's Craft Shop,
- "Use Wood" with Dutch Magnolia Lovers (Wooden Heart)
and the challenge with Magnolia Mania as I have used their sketch to make my card. Here it is...


And this is the Post-it holder...



It will enter the challenges "Add a Ribbon" with The Ribbon Girl and the challenge "School" with Magnolia Forever.

Happy Crafting and thank you for your comments !

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

A Christmas Tea Bag Holder

I got the inspiration from here, but I changed it and made it smaller... I haven't bought the Christmas tea bags yet...


And the inside... empty for now !


Recipe : Papers from K and Co - Stamps from Magnolia - Frame : Die from Marianne Design - Paper Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts.

My tea bag holder will enter the challenges :
- "Early Christmas Makes" with Allsorts,
- "Add a Charm" with The Ribbon Girl (you can just spot the charme under the bow, beside the little bell...)
- "A Touch of Kraft" with A Creative Romance,
- "Stamping" with Frosted Designs
and "Christmas is Coming" with Midweek Magnolias.

Happy Crafting !

Sunday, 31 August 2014

So Yummy...

I had a lot of fun making this card... I got the idea from an old Magnolia Ink magazine...


Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Paper Flowers and Ribbon from Wild Orchid Crafts - Burlap Flowers from Ebay - Sentiments from Lisa's Altered Art.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Anything Goes" with Tuesday Throwdown,
- "Food or Drink" with My Time to Craft,
- "Anything Goes" with Simon Says Stamp,
- "Creative Fold or Tag" with Tilda's Town,
- "Something Sweet" with Deep Ocean Challenge,
- "Anything Goes" with Marvelous Magnolia (2nd Entry)
and "Your Favourite Magnolia Stamp" with Magnolia Down Under.

Happy Crafting !

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Back to School...

The card I am sharing with you today is in the shape of an apple... I know, you can hardly tell with all the stuff I have put on top of it !!!


Recipe : Papers from K and Co and from Maja Design - ABC : Die from Tim Holtz - Paper Embellishments from Graphic 45 - Paper Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts - Ribbon from The Ribbon Girl.

My card will enter the challenge "Anything Goes" with Tilda's Town (2nd entry) and the challenge "Back to School" with Midweek Magnolias.

Happy Crafting !

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Sweet You...

I have been experimenting with different shapes for my cards lately... But I must say I am not really happy with that one...



Recipe : Papers from Maja Design - Stamped images and Tag Die from Magnolia - Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts - Ribbon from The Ribbon Girl - Sentiments from Lisa's Altered Art - Butterfly and Burlap Flower from Ebay.

My card will enter the challenges :
- "Bling" with Magnolia Forever (I find it difficult to "do bling", so the little pearls and heart are all I could do... Don't know if it is "bling" enough...)
- "Anything Goes" with Tilda's Town (First Entry)
and "Anything Goes" with Marvelous Magnolia.

Happy Crafting !