Monday, 1 September 2014

Dream ...


This month at A LITTLE BIT CRAFTY we are in 'Distress' for our challenge!
Nice, clean and simple card this time round from me.

Teddy Bo image, printed & stitched, some green Bazzill which has been put 
through an embossing folder.  Some rafia, brad & ticket.

So come & join in with us for a chance to win a prize, our sponsors this month are


£15 worth of stamps


Prize TBC


Lavina Stamps £20 Voucher

Saturday, 30 August 2014

P A R T Y ...


Today at TILDA'S TOWN we want to see a 'Creative Fold or Tag' so I have made my 
very first bendy card for this one and one of the super cute Summer Tilda with Flags from the Pink Lemonade Collection.  This little one has to be one of my all time top five Tildas!

The blank was created on my Silhouette, a design by Samantha Walker.
I have used flowers, ribbon, twine, pearls, acetate and key & brush charms.
Bird & buttons & finally some glitter.

I have used some more papers from Nitwit Collections, one of my favourite kits this year


Come and play along for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate for TILDAS TOWN


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Magnolia Down Under - Favourite Stamp
Marvelous Magnolia - Anything Goes (2nd/Final Entry)
Time for Magnolia - Summer
Totally Gorjuss - Pearls
A Creative Romance - A Touch of Kraft
Wednesday Creative Inspirations - Flower Power
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbons - Birthday
Simon Says - Anything Goes

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Celebrate in Style ...



'Transport' is the challenge theme this week at
and I just wanted to make another one of these pop-up box cards.
Plenty of hand stitching on these but they are worth it.
I just love this Tilda from the new Pink Lemonade Collection by Magnolia
available at TILDA'S TOWN.

Plenty of cutting on my Silhouette including the card blank, bushes, bicycle, butterflies, grass, fence,
kite, tree, clouds & finally the sentiment.
Flowers, ribbon, postcard charm, ladybird, button, pearls & gems.

The gorgeous papers are as always from the fabulous


soooo very pretty!

Please do come & play along with us this week for a chance to win.


2 x Digi Stamps from their online store.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Marvelous Magnolia - Anything Goes
Magnolia Forever - Bling
Simply Magnolia - Holiday/Travel
Wednesday Creative Inspiration - Anything Goes (I Won Top 3)!
Bunny Zoes - Summer
Graph It - Summer Florals/Transparent (acetate holding the butterflies & glossy accent glasses)!

Take care, love

Saturday, 16 August 2014

Happy 17th Birthday ...


This week at TILDA'S TOWN we want to see 'Flowers' and I have made this
card for my beautiful Daughter, she turned 17 just a few days ago, hence the little key charm!
She chose this stamp and requested purple hair to give me a challenge!

I have used papers from the ever wonderful Nitwit Collections


All cut on the Silhouette and completely hand stitched.


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

Come and play along for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate for TILDAS TOWN

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Simply Magnolia - Furr Friends (I Won top 3)!
I Love Promarkers - Anything Goes (I Won Top 3)!

Friday, 15 August 2014

Thanks Latte!


Just got to show you a card using the super gorgeous new kit from Nitwit Collections


This has to be my all time favourite colour combo, so I really enjoyed making this one.
I have made a little coffee 'shaker' too complete with some coffee granules!
I dug out this old stamp from Sugar Nellie called 'Luv a Latte' as it sprung to mind the instant I saw this kit.
I have used flowers, doily & pearls.  Completely hand stitched as always.
Coloured with Promarkers & cut on my Silhouette.

Be sure to pop back tomorrow for a new challenge at TILDA'S TOWN

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
Ladybug Crafts - Favourite Colours 

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Happy 21st Birthday ...


My challenge at 
this week so super excited to see what you clever crafters come up with. 
 I have chosen 'Milestone Celebrations' for this one and I am delighted to share with this this gorgeous digi stamp from one of our sponsors this week A Day for Daisies.  
This one is called 'pearls in my hair' from the 'Timeless Beauties' collection and I have all of them on my wishlist.  If you haven't seen these before go and pop over and take a peek you won't be disappointed!

I have used a Kraft blank, ribbon, flowers, pins, bird cagepearls, gold mirri & of course
coloured with Promarkers and finished off with some pearls & Frantage.

Our sponsors this week are


6 Pack of Flexmarkers up for grabs
and as I have mentioned


who have kindly offered a $12 Gift Voucher up for grabs.

Please come and play along and don't forget to visit the digi shop


Saturday, 2 August 2014

By the Sea ...



Today we are 'By The Sea' for the new challenge at TILDA's TOWN and I have made
my very first hair gel card after coming across them on Pinterest!

Just returned from my holiday so totally in the seaside mood.
I have used flowers, twine, cheesecloth and pearls.
An old Tilda called 'Swimming Tilda'
All the die cuts are from the Doohickey Club volume One.
Completely hand stitched as always, oh and a touch of glitter in the gel too.

The papers are from the fabulous Nitwit Collections


Come and play along for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate for TILDAS TOWN


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Magnolia Forever - Beach
Stamp & Create with Magnolia - Anything Goes (I Won Top 5)!
A Creative Romance - Fun in the Sun
Wednesday Creative Inspiration - Here Comes Summer (I Won Top 3)!
Penny Black & More - Anything Goes
Stamping Sensations - Anything Goes

See you there!

Friday, 1 August 2014

Sew What!

First of the month so time for a new challenge at 
and this challenge is titled 'Sew What'

Pretty simple this one and for a change very little hand stitching which is a little ironic?
I have used a Kraft card blank, Frantage, ribbon, lace, bobbin, flowers & pins.
Scissors, button card & dress form cut on the Silhouette.
Needle, cotton & thimble die.

The papers I have used for the button card & shapes are from the super gorgeous
(I know I say it all the time) new kit from Nitwit Collections


Our generous sponsors this month are

with a selection of stamps up for grabs

$15 Gift Voucher

£20 Gift Voucher

£10 Gift Voucher

Fantastic prizes I think you will agree, so please come & play along with us this month.
See you there

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
Just Inspirational - Anything Goes

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Happy Anniversary ...


Time for a new challenge at 
and this week the lovely Donna has chosen 'Weddings'
so I have gone for a Wedding Anniversary card for this one.

Totally monochrome for a vintage feel.  I have used papers, stamp, flowers, film strip
lace & pearls.  Coloured with Promarkers & hand stitched.  
The charm contains a shrunken photo of my wedding day!

Do come and play along for a chance to win some goodies
from our sponsors this week

2 x Digi Stamps

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
I Love Promarkers - Monochrome (I Won Top 3)!
Cutie Pie Challenge - Love & Marriage (I Won Top 3)!
Creatalicious Challenge - Monochrome

Saturday, 5 July 2014

Have a Fabulous Day ...


Today at Tilda's Town we are 'Celebrating'  so I have chosen to make a childs
shaker box card, complete with bananas, sliced & peeled?

I have used Tilda with Maggie Monkey from the Animals of the Year Collection.
Flowers, button, cheesecloth & pearls.
The cutting including the leaves, snake & bananas were all completed on the Silhouette.
Coloured with Promarkers & hand stitched.

I have used papers from Nitwit Collections

Please do come and play along with us, we would love to see your creations
and for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate to spend at TILDAS TOWN!


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

Received the first ever Doohickey Club kit this morning along 
with the Summer Stamp Club,
both gorgeous, off to have a play :)

See you there