Wednesday, March 30, 2011

sarah kay

Ive had this gorgeous stamp for ages now and every time i sit down to colour something a tilda leaps out at me so nothing else gets a look in !!!! so i was determined today to use a non magnolia stamp !! ive also used my fab new doily die


stamp -sarah kay
papers - first edition paper love letters
sentiment -whimsy
die -cheery lynn
flowers -wild orchid
punch-martha stewart

hugs sara x x x

Saturday, March 26, 2011

Yippee another win at MDUC !!

I switched on my computer to see i had won again at MDUC what a fab surprise thank you so so much girlies x x x
hugs sara x x x

Its tilda time at DCD

This week at DCD christmas club our theme is Tilda with flowers right up my street eh !!!ive also used this fab alota stamp street corner to make a little scene ,all coloured with my fave distress ink ,i decided to use a doohickey die to make the flower and popper some stamens in the centre

stamps -magnolia and alota coloured with distress inks
papers-magnolia
dies -magnolia
sentiment -magnolia
gems sprays - played with some gems and wire from stash !

hope you can join us this week cant wait to see all your tilda's
hugs sara x x x

Thursday, March 24, 2011

butterfly kisses x

Ive finally had the chance to play with my new butterfly dreams stamps they have been sitting on my desk un opened since monday ...torture or what !!! ive masked together 3 images to make this adorable scene love that little doggie how sweet is he !! coloured with distress inks and used papers also from magnolia . The sentiment is the new release from whimsy think it was made for this scene dont you !!



stamps - magnolia coloured with distress inks
papers -magnolia
sentiment -whimsy
die-magnolia
flowers -wild orchid

entering in
stamp something - something sweet
die cut dreams - mothers day or special friend
simon says stamp- mothers day or girlie

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Birthday card

It seems like forever since i last made anything last week i was ill this week my youngest son is really poorly and wont let me put him down so thats still no crafting time !! so this card has taken so long to do just working on it in little 10 min spurts lol !! it needs posting to australia by wednesday so i now have to find time to make the gift box !! my fault for leaving everything till the last minute as usual !! anyway onto the card , i used this gorgeous tilda with birthday cake from so special collection and have coloured with distress inks ,the papers are super delish GCD ella blue i love the blues and browns colour combos in this pad just gorgeous x




stamp-magnolia coloured with distress ink
papers -GCD ella blue
sentiment -whimsy
flowers-wild orchid
die-magnolia and spellbinders

entering in
just magnolia -fave colour combo
wild orchid-die/punch
bunnyzoe-birthday

hugs sara x x x


Saturday, March 19, 2011

omg there's more !!!


not only did i get top 3 at magnolia stamp lovers but i have just seen i won at the lovely hanglar challenge and get to be their guest designer how cool is that !!! ive been ill this week so not on computer that much and only just seen it what a lovely surprise thank you so much girls x x
hugs sara x x x

yippee i won top 3 !!!


A massive thank you to the girls at magnolia stamp lovers challenge who picked my card in their top 3 from last weeks challenge ,much appreciated girlies x x x

hugs sara x x x

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Edwin brings a rose


Ive had this sweet edwin for so long yet until now he has never been inked poor guy !! thought he would be perfect to go with this scene delivering his gift to his gal !! ive coloured with distress inks and the papers are prima


stamps -magnolia coloured with distress inks
papers - prima madeline
flowers -wild orchid
dies -magnolia

entering in
papertake weekly-3 ive used 3 magnolia stamps


Monday, March 14, 2011

Spring is in the air !!

Over at magnolia down under challenge they are celebrating their 2nd birthday so the theme for this week is to have 2 of something on your card ,i had loads of fun with this one here's what i used ...
2 magnolia images
2 papers
2 die cuts
2 gardenias 2 cherry blossoms 2 roses
2 butterflies
2 chipboard shapes

ive coloured with distress inks and painted the chipboard shapes with tim's picket fence crackle paint ,the papers are some scrummy k&co i found abandoned in the bottom of a drawer!!



entering in
totally tilda -chipboard (swirl and bracket )
magnolia-liscious - spring /easter
wild orchid - dies/punches

hugs sara x x x

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Starbright tilda

Over at DCD christmas club this week our theme is to use stars ,ive seen lots of lovely stepper cards around lately and thought it was about time i had a go so here is what i came up with ,we were also lucky enough to use some fab sentiments from lynne at sentiments 4 you.
I've coloured with copics and used some scrummy papers from magnolia



stamps -magnolia
papers -magnolia
sentiment -sentiments 4 you
die -magnolia/nestie
flowers -magnolia

hope to see your creations this week
hugs sara x x x

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Princess with attitude !!

I love this new set of Hanglars this one particularly is full of attitude but soooooooo sweet !!
i thought this kids quote stamp was just made for her !!




stamp -Hanglar coloured with distress inks
papers - first edition papers love letters
sentiment-inkadinkado kids quotes
flowers -wild orchid
punches-martha stewart

entering in
simon says stamp - anything goes
paper sundaes -stripes

hugs sara x x x

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Best friends...

what a little cutie tilda with her bunny is ,ive coloured her with distress inks and used some scrummy magnolia papers




stamps -magnolia coloured with distress inks
sentiment -magnolia
papers -magnolia
butterfly - spellbinders die
flowers -wild orchid
punch -martha stewart

entering in
wild orchid - anything goes

hugs sara x x x

Saturday, March 5, 2011

omg i won !!!

im in shock i actually won the magnolia down under challenge with this card how cool is that !!!
massive thank you girls
hugs sara x x x




sweet hanglar girl

How sweet is this little hanglar girl definately one of my favourites ,ive coloured her with copics and the papers are basic grey, ive made the flower in the corner with a magnolia die , stitched round the edges and made a little frame from seam binding




stamp-hanglar
papers -basic grey curio
dies -magnolia
small flowers - wild orchid
sentiment -cuddly buddly

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Friday, March 4, 2011

more masking !!


more masking magnolias today think i've used 6 this time !! i love that you can do this with these stamps you get so much more use out of them, ive coloured with distress inks and used gorgeous papers from a new prima range ,ive also handstitched some flower stems and added some cute little buttons




stamps -magnolia coloured with distress inks
papers - prima madeleine
butterfly -prima
punch -martha stewart
flowers -wild orchid
sentiment - sentiments4you

entering in
just magnolia &hanglar -anything goes & glitter
magnolia stamp lovers -buttons & bling

hugs sara x x

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Tilda in the garden

Another gorgeous new Tilda today ,ive masked her with a fab alota stamp and coloured with distress inks , i love that shed stamp but it took hours to colour !!!




stamps -magnolia & alota
papers -papermania rose garden
dies -magnolia
flowers-wild orchid
punch -martha stewart
sentiment -paper make up stamps

entering in
magnolia down under - flower power
papertake weekly-anything goes
wild orchid-anything goes

hugs sara x x