Friday, 29 June 2018

Black and White with a Pop of Color ❤ la-la land crafts

This week's theme on la-la land crafts challenge blog is ....
Black and White with a Pop of Color

... not an easy one for me!! I like adding colours, so this was a real challenge for me.

All animals were coloured using Black soot Distress ink pad. Red was coloured using Barn door Distress ink pad.

Have a lovely weekend!
Hugs, t.

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Monday, 25 June 2018

Merkini ☆ C.C. Designs

Tamara here with you. Today I'm sharing a card made with one of the girls from Merkini set. This set is part of the amazing new release from C. C. Designs. Image was coloured with Distress ink pads in no-lines technique.

Design papers used are from an old Summer Echo Park collection. Die cuts are cut with dies from various die companies. 
I added the word SEA on the top. Those cute and small letters were cut with Baggie and Tag die.

Hugs, t.

Saturday, 23 June 2018

Magnolia Summer card (Pop Up vol. 5)

Today I'm sharing with you a Magnolia Summer card that I made when I got the latest Pop Up box vol. 5. The whole kit was a huge dissapointment (there were only three stamps) and I only like this Tilda.
Image was stamped with Archival Ink - Jet black on Langton 300g HP watercolour paper and then coloured with Distress Ink pads.

Papers used are from Maja Design - Summertime collection

I used a few die cuts made with the latest release from la-la land crafts. I used: 

Hugs, t.

Friday, 22 June 2018

Moving parts ❤ la-la land crafts

Today I'm sharing with a card I made for la-la land crafts DT. This week we were asked to make a card with moving parts. I created a pop out card following a tutorial from my friend Celine.

Design papers used are from Doodlebug.

I coloured the image using Distress ink pad - black soot.

Hugs, t.

Thursday, 21 June 2018

La-la land crafts June 2018 Release Showcase - Day 1

I am beyond EXCITED to finally be able to share with you our

This release is AMAZING and SUPER SPECIAL because we have so many exciting
new products to share with you!

3 new CLEAR photopolymer stamp sets!
Our clear stamps are made in the USA from the highest quality photopolymer.

2 new BACKGROUND red rubber cling stamp sets!
Each BACKGROUND SET includes coordinating images and sentiment/s,
they are scroll cut and mounted on plastic for your storage convenience!

The LAYERED STENCIL SETS making their debut today! We are introducing this range with 3 sets.  Each stencil set includes 2 coordinating designs to layer or to use alone. Yes, you heard that right our stencils can be layered together to create even more design possibilities!
Today we are also releasing 9 new RUBBER stamps!
We are so excited to add these NEW Marci, Luka and Molli Rubber stamps to our range!
And let's not forget the DIES!
Today we are releasing 13 new DIES that all coordinate perfectly with all the other products in this release!
Are you excited yet?!!  Ready to SHOP?!!  
Click HERE to visit our online store.

 I think it's time to show you what I did with this release, right?! hehe ...
My first project is a box card. I used lots of pretty new things on this one.

 la-la land crafts products used on this card:
Jaws because
Make a splash
My Anchor Background Stamp
Scalloped rectangles
Sea critters
Under the sea die
Sea Bubbles Border

Distress ink pads used:
sea grass: mowed lawn
sea horse: fossilized amber, rusty hinge, abandoned coral
fish: seedless preserves
whale: black soot
turtle: mowed lawn, bundled sage

My second card for today is a shaker card. Items used are from new release. I have to admit that I finally started to really use my Distress oxide inks. I bought them when they came out but never really had the time to play with them.

la-la land products used on this card:
Stay cool
Long flags
Sea flags
Water Ripples Layering Stencil
Build-a-Frame Stitched Large Die
Build-a-Frame Stitched Small Die

Distress ink pads used:
cat: vintage photo, black soot, barn door
hippo: black soot, barn door
elephant: hickory smoke, black soot

That's all from me today! I'll be back tomorrow!!!
Hugs, t.

La-la land crafts June 2018 Release Showcase - Day 3

This is my final day of posting my new la-la land crafts Summer release. I have three cards for you today. The first one is an underwater themed shaker card.

The second card is a nautical card featuring Summer Dress Marci. She's one of my favourite images from this release.

Distress ink pads used:
skin: vintage photo
cheeks: worn lipstick
hair: antique linen, walnut stain
dress: stormy sky, black soot

The third and the last card today is a happy yellow card with Summer Dress Molli. 

la-la land crafts products used:

Distress ink pads used:
skin: vintage photo
cheeks: worn lipstick
hair: antique linen, walnut stain
dress: fossilized amber, rusty hinge

That's all from me today!
hugs, t.

La-la land crafts June 2018 Release Showcase - Day 2

Today I'm back with a card made for La-la land crafts June 2018 Release Showcase. This shaker card was made using stamps from Seas the Day background stamp set.



Distress ink pads used:
ships: vintage photo, black soot, ground espresso

 Hugs, t.

Mini album in a box ♡ Swedish House Crafts DT

Tamara here with you! Today I'm sharing a Magnolia mini album in a chipboard box. I made a mini album - you can see my tutorial HERE., and decorated it with lots of pretty die cuts and embellishments from Swedisg House Crafts store.

For the box I used chipboard Window box. I decorated it using design papers from Maja Design - Sofiero collection (these gorgeous papers are curently on SALE!!!). Mini album fits inside perfectly.

 I used two new Magnolia stamps on this project Sightseeing Tilda & Rollercoaster Tilda. Both images are from the Class Trip collection, 2018. Images were coloured using Distress ink pads.

I used lots of different chipboards from Laserowe Love on my project: Window box, Love Foto Cams.

I also added a stamped insta camera image from Gummiapan.

... the inside of the album ...

"Are you aware that we are being celebrated this month for our hard work?

Everyone is invited to join the party, we are all being celebrated, so if you like me to visit your blog along with Suha, go ahead and leave your link to your post here, I will pay you a visit and say hi anytime this month. 

If you want to know more about this event, by Swedish House Crafts, find more here "

Fruit Salad Tilda ♡ Swedish House Crafts DT

Today I'm sharing with you a sweet Magnolia card. I used Fruit Salad Tilda from Magnolia's Fruit Salad (2018) collection and coloured her using Distress ink pads. I stamped a few hearts around her (Made with love - Magnolia).

I used Laserowe Love chipboards on this card:

Papers used are from Maja Design's Summertime collection and Denim & Friends collection.

Big stars die cuts used on the back are NEW!! dies from Gummiapan called Old stars.
I also used one of the brand NEW!! Roxstamps dies - Roxstamps Special Die - Awesome!

That's it from me today!

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

June 2018 challenge ❀ I am roses

Today starts a new monthly challenge over at I am roses challenge blog. We continue with our Anything goes theme, so that you have the opportunity to be creative and link diferent projects.

Winners will receive:
Winner (Picked Random) $50 Voucher
Top 3 (1) $30 Voucher
Top 3 (2/3) $25 Voucher

For this month's challenge I made a Wedding card. Wedding season is in ful swing so you'll be seeing more of these cards in the next weeks.

Image used is from Magnolia - Vintage wedding couple. Image was coloured using Distress ink pads on Langton 300g HP watercolour paper.

I am roses flowers used on this card:

 Dies used are from various companies (la-la land crafts, Magnolia, Cheery Lynn ...)

I used design papers from Echo Park.

*Contest Details/Rules:
  • Contest runs June 15th - July 8th (Ends 11:59PM PST)
  • Theme: "Anything Goes"
  • Minimum (3) I Am Roses Products
  • One project submission per participant
  • One winner will be chosen
  • Participants will upload their project to their blog or forum, Label it “June IAR Challenge
  • Participants will add a direct link to their project using the InLinkz tool provided. (*if you are unable to use the tool, leave a comment to this blog post and leave a direct link to your project)
  • Must Subscribe/or be a Follower of the IAR Challenge Blog
  • Winners will be announced alongside the next NEW monthly challenge on the 15th

Hugs, t.