Saturday, January 24

Scrap & Craft DT Inspirational Post

Good morning my dears, I hope you are enjoying you weekend.
I'm here to share my Saturday Inspirational project for 

I've used  papers from House of Roses collection along with pretty pearl drops trim.
I fussy cut the pretty flowers and butterfly's from Labels sheet 1 & 2
which are all available over at 

My image is from Saturated Canary and I coloured her with Derwent soft pencils and one ShinHanart marker No. YR132 Milky White

Sentiment is from Lili of the Valley and pearls are from my stash.

Thank you for popping in to visit, please take a minute of your time to go visit the store which has the most delicious papers, chipboard elements, lace, pearls, twine and lots lots more.

Hugzees to you all

Have a wonderful Weekend.

Challenges Entered:

Fashionable Stamping:  Something New ( new stamp and new papers)
Scribble and Scrap Challenge:  Anything Goes 
Die Cut Divas:  Anything Goes 
Creaine Challenge:  Bingo - my line is Rose/Flowers/Pearls
Crafty Boots:  Butterfly's 
Love to Scrap:  Anything Goes 
Inky Chicks: Anything Goes 


Sunday, January 18

GDT - The Ribbon Girl - Colour Challenge (Pink)

A very good morning my dears,  I am thrilled and delighted to be  Guest Designer for January and February for

 When Mary got in touch to ask me if I would like to be a Guest Designer I didn't even need a nano second to think about it, I said YES!!! lol 

We kick off 2015 with a colour challenge and the girls would 
love to see all your  PINK  creations

For my project I've recycled and decorated a pringles tube, making it into a very cute stand alone clutch style bag which can be used to store lots of lovely bling.

I used oodles of delicious pink lace, flowers, ribbon and gems to make it as pretty as possible.

 Do pop over and take a peek at the fabulous creations the Design Team have made to enthuse and motivate you to come join us.

Here is the list of ingredients used and the links

Sponsoring this challenge is Marianne Designs


who will send our random winner a prize and of course 
Mary and Andrea from

will be giving a gift voucher to spend in store.

Thank you so much for popping in to visit,  I hope your enjoyed your stay and do please come back and see me soon.


Challenges Entered:

Fantastic Tuesday:  Use Something Recycled
Papertake Weekly:  It's all New 
Everything on my creation is new except the Pringles Tube. 
Paper Creator's Crafts: Anything Goes 

Totally Tilda & Friends DT #112 Shaped card

Good morning everyone, I hope you are all having a lovely weekend,  we are back with our first challenge of 2015 over at

Our theme for the next fortnight gives you a choice of making any one of these 

Stepper Card Joy Fold Card ~Easel card

I chose to make a Stepper card.  I've used sweet Divine Tilda from the Waiting For Christmas 2014 collection and coloured her with Copics and Derwent soft pencils.

Our Sponsor for this challenge is Bunny Zoe's Crafts

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and the prize is

I will pop a list of ingredients used at the bottom of my post for you with links where possible.

In the meantime do please pop over and take a peek at the wonderful selection of Easel/Stepper and Gate fold  cards the Tildarette's have made. They are delish!

Wishing you a wonderful day and week ahead.


Challenges Entered:

Chocolate, Coffe & Cards:  No Circles
Stempelsonne Challenge: Anything Goes  
Wonderful Wednesdays:  Anything Goes
Creative Colours Challenge:  Pink/Blue/White 
+ must use flowers and a sentiment.
Inky Chicks:  Anything Goes

Image: Divine Tilda  - Magnolia-licious
Medium: Copics & Derwent soft pencils 
DP: Trimcraft Santoro collection
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts 
Butterfly's, bow - cut outs from paper stack

Saturday, January 17

Scrap & Craft DT - Saturday's Inspirational Post

A very good morning my dears,  I'm here with my Saturday Inspirational post using the beautiful papers and elements available  over at 

As you can see I've used the gorgeous papers and sentiments from Studio 75 Lovely Moments Collection and re-purposed/re-cycled a gift box

I followed the sketch from Studio 75 Blog and would like to enter their 

Do please pop over and take a look at the delightful papers, flowers, gems, chipboard elements that Emilia has to offer. There is something there for all genre's of crafting. 

Have a wonderful weekend.



Papers & Sentiment:  Studio75 from Scrap&Craft 

All papers have been distressed at the edges using Tim Holtz Distress Ink pad (brushed corduroy)

Spellbinders dies used: Grace (Arched Elegance) Semi Cirle Border & Semi Circle inset
Grace Swirl Bliss Pocket (accent inset) 
Spellbinders Nestabilities:  Scallop circle & Royal Circle 3x3 Available HERE 

Magnolia Doo-Hickey Swirl die Avalable HERE

Flowers:  Wild Orchid Crafts

Pearl Stamens:  Stash 

Thursday, January 15

Scrap & Craft DT ~ #1 Anything Goes

Good morning my dears, I hope everyone is well and having a great week so far!  I'm hear to let you know that our Brand New Challenge is just beginning over at 

Our theme for the next fortnight is "Anything Goes" 

I've made a little gift bag with belly band closure and a matching card.

The papers I've used are the beautiful Lemon Craft House of Roses 12x12 paper pack Collection, I love the vintage look and the quality is exceptional.

I've also used the pretty 4 row pink Faux diamante strip and cut it to suit.  The butterfly's are cut from the labels 2 sheet as is the pretty roses that I fussy cut and added glamour dust to both of them it just gives them a little more definition and texture.

The inside of the card has been decorated using the Faux diamante trim and one of the pretty labels from the labels 2 sheet.

Amilia is sponsoring our challenge with a £10.00 Gift voucher to spend in her beautiful shop.  I promise you won't have any difficulty spending it. lol.  Take a peek HERE are the wonderful papers(only available at Scrap & Craft Shop in the UK)  the chipboard elements, flowers, button, twine etc etc 

Thank you so much for popping in to visit with me I hope you will scoot over and take a peek at the amazing creations the Design Team have made to encourage you to join us.  I look forward to seeing all your stunning work over the next couple of week.

Have a fabulous day


Challenges Entered:

Party Time Tuesday:  Anything Goes 
Card Mania Challenge:  Make it sparkle
The Paper Girls Challenge: Lets Sparkle and Shine
The ABC Challenge:  A = Anything Goes
Winter Wonderland: Things with Wings 




Wednesday, January 14

Midweek Magnolias DT #105 New Stash

 Good morning my dears,  Welcome to our first challenge 
of 2015 over at 

We have a nice simple theme for you for the next two weeks.
We would love to see some of the "NEW STASH" Santa Claus brought you!!! (via your bank account) lol.!!!

I've used sweet Tilda dancing with stars and coloured her with
Copics and Derwent soft pencils for the shading.  My new items are the beautiful papers and cute corrugated heart from Scrap & Craft, the gorgeous sentiments from Stempelglede.  I've also used the sweet tiny heart and stars die from my Spellbinders Royal Flutter decorative strip.  

You will find the ingredients for my card at the bottom of this post with links where possible. 

Do pop over and join in the fun, it could be you that wins the fabulous surprise package from Magnolia Sweden

Our Sponsor

Thank you for taking the time to visit, I really do appreciate it.

Have a wonderful day everyone.


Challenges Entered

Marvelous Magnolia:  Anything Goes 
Simply Magnolia: Vintage or Shabby Chic
Papertake Weekly: It's All New (new stash) 
Stamping Sensations:  Dies & Punches
Paper Creator's Crafts:  Anything Goes 
Die Cut Divas:  Anything Goes 
Ladybug Crafts: Say it with Flowers 


Image: Tilda dancing with stars  2012 - Magnolia-licious
Doo-hickey Wave Tag Die - Magnolia-licious

Scrap & Craft Products:
Designer Papers:  Studio 75 Miss Olivia
Corrugated Heart - coming soon

Shapeabilities: Heirloom Oval
Shapeabilities: Royal Flutter (hearts and stars)
Spellbinder: Heartfelt creations Classic Leaf

Stempelglede Sentiments: Just a Note 

Flowers/ribbon/pearls - Carla Craft Small tag punch for sentiment - Stash

Tuesday, January 13

Magnolia-licious Challenge DT - Love is in the Air

A very good morning everyone and welcome to our first challenge of 2015 over at 

Our theme for the next fortnight is "Love is in the Air"
which will cover quite a few occasions,  Valentine, Engagements, Weddings, or just simply sent with Love!!! 

I've used sweet Sagittarius Tilda from the Zodiac 2014 collection and the heart stamp from the Waiting for Christmas 2014 collection. Both have been coloured using Copics and Derwent soft pencils for shading.

I will pop a list of ingredients used at the bottom of my post for you with links where possible.

Our Sponsor for this challenge is the lovely Diana from

Magnolia-licious Store who will be sending our very
lucky random winner a surprise package, you could also be in the running for a lovely surprise if you leave a comment either here, the challenge blog or on any of the DT's blogs.

The new Lovely Duo 2015 Collection from Magnolia Sweden is now available for pre-order and fabulous prices HERE

Thank you so much for popping in to visit, I look forward to seeing all your beautiful Love projects over the next couple of week.


Challenges Entered:
Marvelous Magnolia: Anything Goes Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia:  Anything Goes 
Allsorts Challenge: New & Cute 
(my new items are my Joy Die and my papers)
Addicted to Stamps:  Use a Tag on your creation.
The ABC Challenge:   A = Anything Goes 
Card Mania:  Make it Sparkle

DP: First Edition - Rose Garden 8x8
Images:  Magnolia Sagittarius Tilda & Heart stamp
Medium:  Copics & Derwent Soft Pencils
Sentiments: Whimsy Stamps
Dies:  Magnolia Doo-hickey Wave Tag
Joy: small flourish Frame Die 6002/0146
Flowers, chipboard heart, lace, flowers, glamour dust:  Stash

Saturday, January 10

Scrap & Craft DT Debut - Baby Gift Bag

Good Morning my dears,  I am here to share my first project for Scrap & Craft Shop and to thank Emilia for asking me to join her fabulous Design Team.  

I am thrilled and delighted to be able to work with such beautiful products.  Do please pop over to the store and take a peek!!! 
I promise you won't be disappointed

Here is my sweet Gift bag using some of the beautiful products available in the store.  You will find a list of ingredients with links at the bottom of my post.

How adorable are these cute chipboard pieces
with pretty Lace to complete the bag.

Do please scoot on over to the SCRAP & CRAFT SHOP and take a peek at the products. 


Challenges Entered:

Cute Card Thursday:  What's New (papers/chipboard elements)
In the Pink:  Anything Goes with lots of pink
2 Creative Chicks Challenge:  Anything goes (no cards)
Creatalicious Challenge:  New Beginnings 
Creaine Challenge: Bingo - My line is Pink/flowers/Pearls


Jute twine - IvoryGaleria Pepieru - Bed Of Roses II -12x12" Paper PadIt's a Girl - Set
Vintage Baby Pram, Buggy, x6 House Of Roses - Trims

Designer Paper: Galeria Papieru - Bed of Roses 
Scrapiniec: It's A Girl set (chipboard)
Scrapiniec: Vintage Baby Pram/buggy

Image: Magnolia Baby Tilda - Medium: Copics&Derwent pencils

Flowers: I am Roses