Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Trick or Treat ...


1st of October, almost Christmas, ssssh!
Time for another challenge at 
A LITTLE BIT CRAFTY with the lovely Paula who is a big fan of Halloween
so you guessed it this months challenge is titled 'Boo!'

Regular visitors to my blog will have seen that I really love making these little easel box cards
and this one contains lots of lovely chocolate treats, yum!

So what have I used, well these fab papers


This little witch tilda is available HERE at TILDA'S TOWN

Box, card, cat, spiders, bats, sentiment, matting & layering all completed on the Silhouette.

Please do come & play along with us this month for a chance to win some fab prizes.
Our sponsors this month are


with 3 digis up for grabs


with 2 stamps


with a £15 Gift Voucher

HAPPY HALLOWEEN

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia - Just for Girls
Marvelous Magnolia - Layers
Stamp & Create with Magnolia - Fall
Totally Tilda - Sitting Tilda
Midweek Magnolias - Anything Goes


Saturday, 27 September 2014

Happy 80th Birthday Mum ...

Today at TILDA'S TOWN we have a new challenge for you Magnolia fans and this week
you have the option of 'Fussy & Fancy' or 'Clean & Simple', I have opted for F & F
and as you can see another pop up box card, I love making these.


I have used Tilda with Fantasy Flower available from TILDAS TOWN of course.
All cutting of the box, balloons, trees, butterflies, fence, grass were completed on the Silhouette.
Added some ribbon, garden twine, watering can charm, flowers & gems.
Completely hand stitched as always.

I couldn't resist using the gorgeous papers from Nitwit Collections once again!


Another view x


Please come and play along with us this week, remember F & F or CAS x


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Marvelous Magnolia - Layered Up
Simply Magnolia - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
A Creative Romance - In the Garden
Crafty Catz - Birthday
Allsorts Challenge -Real Stitching

Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Gather Friends ...


Time for another challenge at 
and this week Lotta has chosen 'Autumn Colours'

I have used papers from the gorgeous NITWIT COLLECTIONS


This lovely image which is titled 'Tilda in the Wind & Rain' I managed to purchase from the lovely Teresa, thank you Teresa.
Coloured with Promarkers, hand stitched & elements cut on my Silhouette.
The ribbon has been recycled from my Daughters Glossy Box, flowers, berries, doily, & pearls.
Distressed the papers with Tim Holtz.

Please come & play along with us to be in with a chance of winning.





I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Midweek Magnolias - Fall/Autumn
Magnolia Down Under - Distressing
Simply Magnolia - Anything Goes

Saturday, 20 September 2014

Time to Celebrate ...


Today I want share a 'Cuckoo Clock' which I have made using the new
die from Xcut/Docrafts.  Isn't it gorgeous, 
A couple of pictures of the front -


On the back a simple sentiment and of course cute Tilda


The base was cut using Kraft and then I have used these gorgeous papers from


Some distressing, both TH ink & Gesso.  Hand stitched, flowers, feathers, apples, key & cogs. Bells, ribbon, twigs, gems & brad.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Midweek Magnolia - Autumn 
ABC Challenge - Tic Tac Toe (I Won Top 5)!
Creatalicious Challenge - Flower Power

Have a good crafty weekend.

Saturday, 13 September 2014

Grown with Love ..


Today is the start of a new challenge at TILDA'S TOWN so glad to see you once again 
here on my blog.
The challenge this week is titled 'Anything Autumn/Fall' so I have made another
one of these easel box cards and this one includes some seeds, time & plant picks.
Really loving making these at the moment.

I have used another stamp from the Pink Lemonade Collection called 'Tilda in the Garden'.

I have used ribbon, flowers, cloth, charm, pearls & berries.
Cut on my Silhouette and completely hand stitched.
You might even catch a glimpse of the little ladybird on the right hand side?

The papers are from NITWIT COLLECTIONS


All finished off with some Frantage.

Come and play along for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate for TILDAS TOWN


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
A Creative Romance - Anything Goes
Penny Black & More - Autumn Colours

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

Sorry to hear you're Dragon a little ...


'Four Legged Friends' is the challenge today at
and I have used this gorgeous Tilda & her dragon, Dexter
available from TILDA'S TOWN.

I just love this sentiment and and thought it would go perfectly with the stamp.
I have used flowers, ribbon, cloth, charm and a little bottle complete with some clay pills!
Inside the box I have put some tissues, honey & lemon sachet along with some cough sweets.
Cut on my Silhouette, coloured with Promarkers & completely hand stitched.

The papers are from NITWIT COLLECTIONS


Please come and play along wit us, our sponsor this week is


with a 12 pack of Aqua Markers up for grabs.

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
Aud Sentiments - Any Sentiment other than Birthday (I Won Top 5)!
Bye for now

Monday, 1 September 2014

Dream ...


This month at A LITTLE BIT CRAFTY we are in 'Distress' for our challenge!
Nice, clean and simple card this time round from me.

Teddy Bo image, printed & stitched, some green Bazzill which has been put 
through an embossing folder.  Some rafia, brad & ticket.

So come & join in with us for a chance to win a prize, our sponsors this month are


£15 worth of stamps


Prize TBC


Lavina Stamps £20 Voucher

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Creatalicious Challenge - Up in the Sky
Ladybug Crafts - Anything Goes

Saturday, 30 August 2014

P A R T Y ...


Today at TILDA'S TOWN we want to see a 'Creative Fold or Tag' so I have made my 
very first bendy card for this one and one of the super cute Summer Tilda with Flags from the Pink Lemonade Collection.  This little one has to be one of my all time top five Tildas!

The blank was created on my Silhouette, a design by Samantha Walker.
I have used flowers, ribbon, twine, pearls, acetate and key & brush charms.
Bird & buttons & finally some glitter.

I have used some more papers from Nitwit Collections, one of my favourite kits this year


Come and play along for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate for TILDAS TOWN


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
Crafty Ribbons - Birthday (I Won Top 3)!

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Celebrate in Style ...



'Transport' is the challenge theme this week at
and I just wanted to make another one of these pop-up box cards.
Plenty of hand stitching on these but they are worth it.
I just love this Tilda from the new Pink Lemonade Collection by Magnolia
available at TILDA'S TOWN.

Plenty of cutting on my Silhouette including the card blank, bushes, bicycle, butterflies, grass, fence,
kite, tree, clouds & finally the sentiment.
Flowers, ribbon, postcard charm, ladybird, button, pearls & gems.

The gorgeous papers are as always from the fabulous


soooo very pretty!

Please do come & play along with us this week for a chance to win.


2 x Digi Stamps from their online store.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Magnolia Forever - Bling (I Won Top 3)!
Simply Magnolia - Holiday/Travel (I Won Top 3)!
Wednesday Creative Inspiration - Anything Goes (I Won Top 3)!
Graph It - Summer Florals/Transparent (I Won Top 3)!

Take care, love

Saturday, 16 August 2014

Happy 17th Birthday ...


This week at TILDA'S TOWN we want to see 'Flowers' and I have made this
card for my beautiful Daughter, she turned 17 just a few days ago, hence the little key charm!
She chose this stamp and requested purple hair to give me a challenge!

I have used papers from the ever wonderful Nitwit Collections


All cut on the Silhouette and completely hand stitched.


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specialising in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting Dies.
We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favourite brands.
We offer very competitive shipping rates & we ship worldwide.
Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

Come and play along for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate for TILDAS TOWN

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Simply Magnolia - Furr Friends (I Won top 3)!
I Love Promarkers - Anything Goes (I Won Top 3)!