Saturday, 31 August 2013

Playing on the beach Tilda

Even though the summer is coming to an end I'm still using the stamps from the last Magnolia's collection, Sea Breeze. There are still a few I haven't used and I'm afraid there won't be any real opportunity anymore, because the winter is coming. lol (you probably now that one from Game of thrones)

Now onto my todays card:






For this card I used:
  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maja design
  • stamps: Playing on the beach Tilda (Sea Breeze Coll., 2013), Paradise palm (Nativity coll., 2012), Postcard (With love coll., 2013), New York (With love coll., 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey - Tilda tag, leaf 
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses and Live and Love crafts
  • white cotton cord
  • white lace
  • paper doily 
  • pink cotton cord
  • white pearls
  • frantage (shabby white).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Time for Magnolia Challenge (I WON!!!): Anything goes 
  2. Simon Says: Anything goes
  3. Deep Ocean challenge blog: You are my sunshine
  4. Hanna and friends(I was TOP1): Bingo (pearls, lace, dies)
  5. My Mum's crafts shop: Summer sun
  6. Stamp and create with Magnolia: Summer Birthday
  7. Twisted Tuesday Challenges: Pink + outdoors
Hugs, t.

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Add metal at Marvelous Magnolia

It's Thursday and time for another challenge at Marvelous Magnolia challenge blog. This week we want you to use METAL on your creations. You can use metal charms, pins, corners ......


We have two great sponsors this week: Tilda's Town and Creative treasures!

I used Special day Tilda from Special Moment Collection. I cut off her veil and used her for a Birthday card. I like her more this way. :)
As you can see I used some unusual colors (for me at least). This paper is so beautiful that I just had to use it and tried to make a little less girly card as I usually do. :)

 




For this card I used:


  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maja design - sofiero
  • stamp: Special Day Tilda (Special Moment Collection, 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey - Tilda tag, heart swirl, swirl, Spellbinders Majestic Elements Opulent Ovals, Spellbinders floral ovals
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses
  • stickles glue (stardust)
  • white cotton cord
  • paper doily 
  • pearl pins
  • white lace 
  • white pearls
  • frantage (shabby white).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Magnolia Down Under (I WAS TOP 5): Tic-tac-toe (pearls, frantage, flowers)

Thank you for stopping by and leaving me a comment. I read them all! Hugs, t.

Monday, 26 August 2013

Bikini Tilda on Ice cream

I made this card for one of my design teams, but then changed my mind and made another one. lol
I masked two magnolia stamps, Bikini Tilda from Sea Breeze Collection and Stawberry Ice cream from Lazy summer days collection.
Here's my late summer card, I hope you like it. ;)







For this card I used:

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Magnolia
  • stamp: Bikini Tilda (Sea Breeze Coll., 2013), Strawberry Ice cream (Lazy Summer days coll., 2009), Postcard (With love coll., 2013), New York (With love coll., 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey - Tilda tag, heart swirl
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses
  • stickles glue (stardust)
  • pink cotton cord
  • paper doily 
  • metal embellishment (strawberry)
  • pink lace
  • frantage (shabby white).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Totally Tilda Challenge blog: Tilda at sea side or BBQ
  2. Magnolia down under: Tic tac toe (lace/yellow/charms)
  3. Wild Orchid crafts: Pink and cream
Hugs, t.

Sunday, 25 August 2013

Birthday glitter at Simply Magnolia

It's Sunday and time for another great challenge at Simply Magnolia Challenge blog. We would like you to create a birthday card and use some glitter! Easy right?

We have a great sponsor this time, it's Tilda's Town!!!! Winner will be random, chosen by Inklinkz..


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specializing in Magnolia Stamps. Over 1,100 stamps in stock at all times. Tilda's Town offers FREE worldwide shipping on every order, every day. You can also save up to an additional 20% on your purchase by using one of the famous coupon codes. Shop at www.tildastown.com and live the magic.







For this card I used:

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maya design - Sofiero
  • stamp: Tilda binding flowers (Special Moment Collection, 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey - Tilda tag, heart swirl, swirl, Vintage box lacing coffee, Spellbinders Majestic Elements Opulent Ovals, Spellbinders floral ovals, TH distressed doily
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses
  • stickles glue (stardust)
  • pink cotton cord
  • paper doily
  • frantage (shabby pink).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. The Ribbon girl blog: Girly cards


Hugs, t.

Friday, 23 August 2013

Christmas at Tilda's Town #67

This is my first challenge at Tilda's Town Challenge blog as a design team member. :) We have a lovely theme this week. It's Christmas! As you know it's never too soon to start with Christmas cards. lol

The winner will get a great prize - a $10 Gift Certificate to Tilda's Town online Magnolia store.
The winner will be random, chosen by Inklinkz..


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specializing in Magnolia Stamps. Over 1,100 stamps in stock at all times. Tilda's Town offers FREE worldwide shipping on every order, every day. You can also save up to an additional 20% on your purchase by using one of the famous coupon codes. 
Shop at www.tildastown.com and live the magic.
So, here's my card. I used stamps from last years Nativity collection: Holy Edwin and Tilda with Holy Baby. I must admit I'm not really a religious person, but this collection is so pretty!!!



 For this card I used:
  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Far far Hill
  • stamp: Holy Edwin, Tilda with Holy Baby (Nativity collection, 2012)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey, Memory box, Marianne
  • punch: snowflakes
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses
  • stickles glue (stardust)
  • paper doily
  • white half pearls
  • frantage (chunky white, aged silver).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. A creative romance: Masking
  2. Papertake weekly Challenge blog: Flower power
  3. You, me and Magnolia: Anything goes
  4. Lovely hAnglar or sweet Magnolia: Dies/punches
  5. Fashionista Challenge: Christmas
Thank you for stopping by and leaving me a comment. Don't forget to join as at Tilda's town for another fun challenge!!! Hugs, t.


Saturday, 17 August 2013

Loving bridal couple

This is probably my last wedding card for this year as the main wedding season is coming to an end.

I used Loving bridal couple again. :) I got a few new dies yesterday and I used one of them (Spellbinders Majestic Elements Opulent Ovals) on today's card. I think I'll be using this one a lot!

 


For this card I used:


  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maya design - Sofiero
  • stamp: Loving bridal couple (Wedding Collection, 2010)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey -So wraped lovely, Tilda tag, Spellbinders Majestic Elements Opulent Ovals
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses
  • stickles glue (stardust)
  • pink cotton cord
  • metal embellishment (love)
  • frantage (chunky white, aged silver).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Allsorts challenge blog: Use your new stash (dies)
  2. Sweet stampin: Bold & Beautiful
  3. Sweet stamps blog: Bling
  4. Totally Tilda Challenge blog (I WAS TOP 3): Tilda's wedding
Hugs, t.

Friday, 16 August 2013

Summer Wedding Tilda

What a week .... :)

I have a big announcement today. Pam from Tilda's Town Challenge blog invited me to join their design team and of course I accepted. :)
So, I am officially a Tilda's Town design team member. How great is that? Wohooooo ......


We went to the Zoo today with our little girl and I finally got to see meer cats. OMG I love them, they are the sweetest little creatures. I just have to share a photo my bf made.


I also have a new card to share with you. I made a Birthday card for a 50th Birthday. Tough one! It's not so easy to choose a Tilda that would be appropriate for a fifty year old woman. I chose Summer wedding Tilda and I hope I made the right decision??!
The shape of the card was cut out with my Silhouette cameo, I haven't been using it for a while now. :(






For this card I use

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: Archival black
  • design papers: Magnolia (Sea breeze, 2013)
  • stamps: Summer Wedding Tilda (Special Moment coll., 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey - Tilda ticket, Swirl, Spellbinders decorative labels eight, Marianne - decorative elegance
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses and my stash
  • white lace
  • white pearls
  • paper doily
  • stickles (diamond)
  • frantage (chunky white, aged silver).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. MIdweek Magnolias: Shaped cards 
  2. Deep Ocean Challenge: Odd shapes 
  3. Magnolia-licious challenge blog: Lacy lace

Have a great weekend! Hugs, t.

Thursday, 15 August 2013

Anything goes at Marvelous Magnolia

It's Thursday and time for another challenge at Marvelous Magnolia Challenge blog. This week we have the easiest theme there is - Anything goes!!!!

The Ribbon Girl is giving to one lucky winner a voucher for their fabolous store. ;)

What can I say. Weather finally came to it's senses. :)
This was a fun week so far for me. We went to the Robbie Williams concert in Zagreb. It was rainy and cold but so great! lol

Now onto my card. I used one of the new Tildas again - Tilda with Cherry Ice from Sea Breeze Collection 2013. Has anyone noticed the difference in sizes? These new ones are much smaller than stamps from 2011.







For this card I use
  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: Archival black
  • design papers: Maya - Sofiero
  • stamps: Tilda with Cherry Ice (Sea Breeze coll., 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia Doohickey - Tilda tag, Swirl
  • punch: Martha Stewart - branch
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses and my stash
  • white lace
  • white pearls
  • pearl pins
  • paper doily
  • pink cotton cord
  • pink ribbon
  • glossy accent
  • frantage (shabby pink).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Bunny Zoe's August Challenge: Bingo (ribbon or lace/die cuts/tag)

Thank you for your visit and your comment. Please join us at Marvelous Magnolia Challenge and good luck in the draw ;) 

Sunday, 11 August 2013

Sketchy challenge at Simply Magnolia

It's Sunday and time for another challenge at Simply Magnolia Challenge blog. This time we have a sketch for you.


We have two great sponsors: Scrapbooking Allsorts and Stamping Tilda. ;)

I used one of the new stamps Hula, hula Tilda from Sea breeze Collection. I don't have a banner die, so I cut it out myself and decorated it with some leftovers. :)






For this card I used


  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: Archival black
  • design papers: Maya - Sofiero
  • stamps: Hula, hula Tilda (Sea Breeze coll., 2013)
  • dies: Spellbinders floral ovals, Magnolia Doohickey - Tilda tag
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses and my stash
  • white lace
  • pearl string
  • pink cotton cord
  • stickles glue (diamond)
  • frantage (shabby white).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Simon says Wednesday Challenge: Triangles 

Thank you for stopping by. Have a great Sunday! Hugs, t.

Saturday, 10 August 2013

Catch Tilda in front of the church

Today I'm sharing with you a very simple card. I admit I had a few problems with being simple and not over do it like I usualy do. :)
I used two Magnolia stamps: Catch Tilda from Special Moment collection 2013 and Church from one of the old collections (I can't find out which?). I didn't masked them together because I wanted to create a look like Tilda is standing in front of the church.







For this card I used

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: Archival black
  • design papers: Magnolia
  • stamps:Catch Tilda (Special Moment coll., 2013), Church (Spring, 2008)
  • dies: Spellbinders decorative labels eight
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses and my stash
  • white lace
  • paper doily
  • stickles glue (diamond)
  • frantage (shabby white).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Tilda's town: Special occasion (Wedding)
  2. Fussy and fancy: Bingo board (flower/free/die cut)
  3. Stamp and create: Glitter
Thank you all for stopping by and leaving me a comment! Hugs, t.

Sunday, 4 August 2013

On the road Tilda

Why don't we have a swimming pool? We were discussing about buying it last year, but we still didn't buy it. Next year for sure!!! I hope this is the last heat wave for this summer. :(

I made a Birthday/Summer card using one of the new stamps from Magnolia's Sea Breeze collection. She's called On the road Tilda. She is super cute but it really took me a long time to color her and her bike. :) I've used the new Magnolia papers on this one. I have quite a lot of them but I rarely use them.
So, here's my card. I hope you'll like it. ;)




For this card I used
  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: Archival black
  • design papers: Magnolia - Blue Vintage Hydrangea
  • stamp: On the road Tilda (Sea Breeze Collection, 2013), New York (With love Collection, 2013), Postmark (With love Collection, 2013), Chocolate (With love Collection, 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia doohickey - Tilda tag, leaf, Tim Holtz - distressed doily, Butterflight
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses and my stash
  • white seam binding ribbon
  • white lace
  • paper doily
  • stickles glue (stardust)
  • frantage (shabby white).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Tilda's Town (I was TOP 5): Add a Technique…
  2. The Ribbon Girl: Birthday
  3. Stamp and create with magnolia: Summer Royalty 
  4. Creative Creations Challenges: Anything goes 
  5. Heck of a challenge: Summer holidays 
Hugs, t.

Saturday, 3 August 2013

Gone Fishing Tilda

What can you do when temperatures outside are more than 36 °C? You can stay inside and do a lot of crafting!! ;)
This morning I made a card using one of the new Tildas from Sea Breeze Collection called Gone Fishing Tilda. I really like her hair and the fact that she is barefoot, because I really don't like coloring shoes. :)







For this card I used

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: Archival black
  • design papers: Maya - Sofiero
  • stamp: Gone Fishing Tilda (Sea Breeze Collection, 2013), New York (With love Collection, 2013), Postmark (With love Collection, 2013)
  • dies: Magnolia doohickey - Tilda tag
  • flowers from Wild orchid crafts, I am roses and my stash
  • pink organza ribbon
  • pink cotton cord
  • white lace
  • MS moulds + fimo air
  • paper doily
  • stickles glue (stardust)
  • frantage (shabby pink).

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  1. Tilda's Town: Add a Technique…
  2. LLC: Warm or cool colors (warm)
  3. Sweet Stampin Challenge blog: Oh I do like to be beside the sea...
  4. A Creative romance: Beach babes
  5. Crafts-Too Chalenge you: Summer days
Have a great weekend! Hugs, T.