Monday, 29 December 2014

Joyful Tilda

Hi!

Half of the holiday season is behind us, we still have New Year's which is (for me at least) just another day like all the rest. We finally got some snow, and it came in the biggest package! :)
This is my last card for 2014. I published 148 cards, just like last year, but I did probably around 30 more. I only have one wish for 2015 - less toothacke ... all the rest is perfect!





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: Joyful Tilda (Winter Wonderland coll., 2013), Snowflakes, Santa is comming sentiment
  • dies: Magnolia, Little Darlings,Marianne design, Cherry Lynn
  • flowers from I am roses
  • cinnamon stick
  • brown cord
  • rustic bells
  • red-white cord
  • white lace
  • white crackle paint
  • stardust stickles. 
I’m entering this project into the following challenges:
  1. Simply Magnolia: Anything goes

Hugs, t.

Wednesday, 24 December 2014

Merry Christmas

Hi!

I want to wish all my followers and their families 

Merry Christmas and 
Happy, healthy and creative New Year 2015!

Thank you for being part of my creative world and for writing all those lovely comments. I got to know a few of you a little bit more over the last year and I'm really thankful for that. 
I want to wish Happy Holidays also to all the members of my past and current design teams!!!






For this bag I used:

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maja design
  • stamps: Tilda with christmas candle (Waiting for Christmas coll., 2014), Christmas door
  • dies: Magnolia, Little Darlings, la-la land crafts
  • flowers from I am roses
  • cinnamon stick
  • brown cord
  • rustic bells
  • white crackle paint
  • stardust stickles.

Hugs, t.

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

December club kit / la-la land

Hi!

Christmas is only two days away but in la-la land we are alreday all about love and kisses and .... Today I'm showing you my two cards made with La-la land crafts December club kit
I really, really, really love these club kits. There are these cute stamps and gorgeous dies which fit perfectly together which allows you to make pretty cards and projects. If you want to see what December club kit includes, look here! You can sign up and receive these amazing club kits every month. Doesn't that sound great?

So, here's my first card. I used Heart Header Border, Love Owl Tag, Open Hearts Banner.


 

.... and my second card with the same kit. Do you see the colours I used? Do ya? Do ya? Yes, it's yellow!!!!! omg ...



For thise cards I used:

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: MME
  • stamps: I {heart} You Marci, I {heart} You Stamp Set
  • dies: Heart Header Border, Love Owl Tag, Open Hearts Banner
  • flowers from I am roses, woc
  • white lace
  • pink ribbon
  • glossy accent
  • white paper doily
  • stardust stickles. 
Hugs, t.

Friday, 19 December 2014

Anything but Christmas / la-la land

Hi!

It's Friday and I have another la-la land girl for you. This week our theme is  
Anything but Christmas
I made a Birthday card using Marci with watercan and two gorgeus dies from la-la land. There are all sorts of dies on this one. This card was made for a dear friend of mine, who had a Birthday yesterday and she already received this card.

If you wish to see more inspiration from Team Friday go to la-la land crafts inspiration blog.





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: Marci with watercan
  • other stamps: sentiment from Stampelglede
  • la-la land dies: Heart Doily Die, Cherry Blossom Branch Die
  • other dies: Magnolia, Prima, Spellbinders, Marianne design
  • flowers from I am roses
  • white lace
  • white paper doily
  • half pearls
  • glossy accent
  • stardust stickles. 
Hugs, t.

Monday, 15 December 2014

"End of the Year" Blog Hop at I am roses

WELCOME! to the I Am Roses “End of the Year” Blog Hop. If you came here from super talented Jo than you are on the right way.

For this blog hop I created a Birthday explosion box with Tilda's, Maja design papers and of course a lot of I am roses flowers. You can see the list of all flowers somewhere in this post and let me tell you, it's a long list! 





I am roses flowers used on this project:
  • White Roses - R77-15
  • White Lily Paper Flowers - LY1-15 
  • Purple Variegated Llly Paper Flowers -  LY1-900 
  • Soft Purple Mulberry Small Paper Flowers - R19-187 
  • White Tulip Paper Flowers - TU1-15 
  • Mixed Purple White Tulip Craft Paper Flowers - TU1- 601 
  • White Medium Size Rose Buds - T26-151
  • White Mulberry Paper Flowers - R3-15 
  • Lilac Purple Handmade Mulberry Paper Flowers - R6-187







 

Here’s how for your chance to win:

  • Hop along to each of the Designers’ blogs and be sure to comment on their individual "End of the Year” Blog Post
  • There are 2 HIDDEN BLOG CANDY PRIZES up for grabs in TWO of our hoppers’ blogs!
  • Be sure to Subscribe/Follow the I Am Roses Challenge Blog (http://iamroses-challenge.blogspot.com/).
  • Commenting along the way highly increases your chance of winning the prize package.
  • Comments will be CLOSED on 11:59pm PST on SUNDAY, DECEMBER 21st
  • We will be randomly selecting 2 winners from the comments on two of the blogs and will announce the winners on the I Am Roses Challenge Blog.
 

Next up is Ivett with her stunning project.

 

In case you get lost along the way, here is a list of the I Am Roses Design Team hopping today:


Good Luck!

Sunday, 14 December 2014

Tilda in Cozy Coat

Hi!

I hope you're all enjoying your Sunday. Ours is totally busy. We bought some furniture yesterday and we have to put everything together. I think I'll still squeeze some crafting time between all the work and fun. :)
Today I'm showing you my Tilda in cozy coat Christmas card. This Tilda is really fun to colour and one of the easiest ones too.





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: Tilda in cozy coat (Waiting for Christmas coll., 2014)
  • dies: Magnolia, Wild rose studio, Cherry Lynn, la-la land
  • flowers from I am roses
  • cheesecloth
  • brown cord
  • rustic bells
  • white crackle paint
  • bark stars
  • stardust stickles.

I’m entering this project into the following challenges:
  1. MIdweek Magnolias: Anything goes
  2. Totally Tilda: Snowflakes or snowballs
Hugs, t.

Friday, 12 December 2014

White on white with a pop of red

Hi!

Our theme this week at la-la land is White on white with a pop of red. This was something new for me and after some thought I decided to make a calendar. I used Christmas Angel Marci because I wanted to make something special for the whole year to look at. Please take a look at the gorgeous projects my teamies made here





For this calendar I used:

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maja design
  • stamp: Christmas Angel Marci
  • dies: Stitched Scallops Border Die, Heart Doily Border Die
  • flowers from I am roses
  • berries from LLC
  • white lace
  • red-white cord
  • pearl string
  • brown cord
  • stardust stickles
  • white chunky frantage.

Distress markers and inks used:
skin: vintage photo
cheeks: worn lipstick
hair: antique linen, walnut stain
dress: pumice stone, black soot
wings: tattered rose, black soot
candle: scattered straw, black soot
poinsettias: tattered rose, black soot

Have a lovely day and great, creative weekend!
Hugs, t.

Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Christmas candle Tilda

Hi!

It's freeeeeeezing here. You should have seen me right now, drinking my hot cappuccino all wrapped in blanket with laptop on my knees. lol
I have another Christmas card for you today. I used Christmas candle Tilda which is oh so gorgeous that I can't stop using her again and again. :)
I also used small crocket flowers in white and green from IAR. 



I made those green pearl pins myself. Pretty, right?



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: Christmas candle Tilda (Waiting for Christmas coll., 2014), Christmas background
  • dies: Magnolia, Prima, Cherry Lynn, la-la land
  • flowers from I am roses
  • white lace
  • red-white cord
  • silver bells
  • white crackle paint
  • pearl pins
  • stardust stickles.

I’m entering this project into the following challenges:
  1. Noor design UK challenge blog: Christmas
  2. Lovely hanglar or sweet Magnolia: Christmas
  3. Totally Tilda: Snowflakes or snowbals (I used large snowflake die cut)
  4. Time for Magnolia challenge: Anything but square
Hugs, t.

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

November club kit / La-la land

Hi!

In today's post I'm sharing with you a card I made with November club kit dies and stamps. If you wish to know what La-la club kit includes, you can read about it HERE
I made a pink-yellow card with my kit. I hope you'll like it. ;)






The inside of the card ...



Distress markers and inks used:
Skin: vintage photo
Cheeks: worn lipstick
Hair: antique linen, walnut stain
Dress: victorian velvet, black soot
Shoes: walnut stain, victorian velvet
hat: victorian velvet, scattered straw
camera: victorian velvet, pumic stone
bag: pumic stone, black soot, victorian velvet

Thank you for visiting my blog today! Have fun!
Hugs, t.

Saturday, 6 December 2014

Winter Tilda

Hi!

Today I have another Christmas tag for you. I used Winter Tilda from Sweet Christmas Dreams coll. This one is one of my all time favourite stamps and I really like colouring her. The shape of the tag was cut out with silhouette. I get asked a lot about the shape of my tags and cut them ALL with silhouette. The whole image is covered with chunky white frantage to make it look like snow. I hope it worked, what do you think?







For this tag I used:

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maja design
  • stamps: Winter Tilda (Sweet Christmas dreams coll., 2011), Christmas background
  • dies: Magnolia, Prima, Cherry Lynn
  • flowers from I am roses
  • white lace
  • brown cord
  • silver bells
  • chunky white frantage
  • white gesso
  • stardust stickles.

I’m entering this project into the following challenges:
  1. A creative romance: Anything goes
  2. Stamp and create with Magnolia: Winter in the snow
  3. Marvelous Magnolia: Anything goes Christmas
  4. Magnolia Down under (TOP 5): Tic Tac Toe - Christmas (I used everything except masking and red/white)
Hugs, t.

Friday, 5 December 2014

Snowflakes at La-La Land

Hi!

Yes, the post title is correct! I've been lucky enough to be invited to join the super talented group of designers at La-la land crafts . I'm a part of Team Friday so every friday from now on (until they kick me out of the team) you'll be seeing my projects with cute Marci and Luka and gorgeous la-la land dies!!! 

 This week our inspiration project are all about Snowflakes!!! I chose this pretty Marci with snowflake garland and coloured her with distress markers and inks. Papers are Maja and flowers as usual, from I am roses. :)







Distress markers and inks used:
Skin: vintage photo
Cheeks: worn lipstick
Hair: walnut stain
Dress: weathered wood, black soot
Shoes: walnut stain


Hugs, t.

Thursday, 4 December 2014

Dancing with stars Tilda

Hi!

Ever since I had to do a tag for I am roses challenge blog a few months back, I can't stop making them. Today I'm showing you my purple Christmas tag with Dancing with stars Tilda. This cute little angel is perfect for Christmas and I think I should be using this stamp more often. :)

Papers used are from Maja design (Vintage spring basics). 






For this tag I used:

  • colors: TH distress ink markers and distress ink pads
  • ink: archival black
  • watercolor paper: Langton HP 300g
  • design papers: Maja design
  • stamps: Dancing with stars Tilda (Little Christmas coll., 2012), Merry Christmas background, Sweet Snowflakes (Sweet Christmas dreams coll.)
  • dies: Magnolia, Prima, Sizzix, Spellbinders, Cottage cuts, La-la land
  • flowers from I am roses
  • white lace
  • brown cord
  • cheesecloth
  • purple bakers twine
  • clear diamonds
  • stardust stickles.

I’m entering this project into the following challenges:
  1. Time for Magnolia Challenge: Christmas in non traditional colours
  2. Midweek Magnolias: Two or more Magnolia stamps
Hugs, t.