Saturday, 20 September 2014

Time to Celebrate ...


Today I want share a 'Cuckoo Clock' which I have made using the new
die from Xcut/Docrafts.  Isn't it gorgeous, 
A couple of pictures of the front -


On the back a simple sentiment and of course cute Tilda


The base was cut using Kraft and then I have used these gorgeous papers from


Some distressing, both TH ink & Gesso.  Hand stitched, flowers, feathers, apples, key & cogs. Bells, ribbon, twigs, gems & brad.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
I Love Promarkers - Feeling Distressed
Marvelous Magnolia - Birthday
Midweek Magnolia - Autumn 
Stamp & Create with Magnolia - Ribbons & Pearls
ABC Challenge - Tic Tac Toe (stitching, ribbon & flowers)
Creatalicious Challenge - Flower Power

Have a good crafty weekend.

Saturday, 13 September 2014

Grown with Love ..


Today is the start of a new challenge at TILDA'S TOWN so glad to see you once again 
here on my blog.
The challenge this week is titled 'Anything Autumn/Fall' so I have made another
one of these easel box cards and this one includes some seeds, time & plant picks.
Really loving making these at the moment.

I have used another stamp from the Pink Lemonade Collection called 'Tilda in the Garden'.

I have used ribbon, flowers, cloth, charm, pearls & berries.
Cut on my Silhouette and completely hand stitched.
You might even catch a glimpse of the little ladybird on the right hand side?

The papers are from NITWIT COLLECTIONS


All finished off with some Frantage.

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 -
A Creative Romance - Anything Goes
Allsorts - Sugar & Spice (Girly)
Stamp & Create with Magnolia - Ribbons & Pearls
Simply Magnolia - Fully Loaded (second/final entry)
Penny Black & More - Autumn Colours

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

Sorry to hear you're Dragon a little ...


'Four Legged Friends' is the challenge today at
and I have used this gorgeous Tilda & her dragon, Dexter
available from TILDA'S TOWN.

I just love this sentiment and and thought it would go perfectly with the stamp.
I have used flowers, ribbon, cloth, charm and a little bottle complete with some clay pills!
Inside the box I have put some tissues, honey & lemon sachet along with some cough sweets.
Cut on my Silhouette, coloured with Promarkers & completely hand stitched.

The papers are from NITWIT COLLECTIONS


Please come and play along wit us, our sponsor this week is


with a 12 pack of Aqua Markers up for grabs.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Simply Magnolia - Fully Loaded
We Do Doobadoo - Feminine
Aud Sentiments - Any Sentiment other than Birthday (I Won Top 5)!
Magnolia-Licous - Feminine

Bye for now

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

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Creative Romance - Touch of Kraft
Creatalicious Challenge - Up in the Sky
Ladybug Crafts - Anything Goes

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 -
A Creative Romance - A Touch of Kraft
Crafty Ribbons - Birthday (I Won Top 3)!

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 -
Magnolia Forever - Bling (I Won Top 3)!
Simply Magnolia - Holiday/Travel (I Won Top 3)!
Wednesday Creative Inspiration - Anything Goes (I Won Top 3)!
Graph It - Summer Florals/Transparent (I Won Top 3)!

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)!
Wednesday Creative Inspiration - Here Comes Summer (I Won Top 3)!

See you there!