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 -

Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia - Celebrate
Marvelous Magnolia - Anything Goes
Magnolia Forever - Bling
Simply Magnolia - Holiday/Travel
Wednesday Creative Inspiration - Anything Goes
Bunny Zoes - Summer
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Buttons & Bows (green button on the left flap)!
Graph It - Summer Florals/Transparent (acetate holding the butterflies & glossy accent glasses)!
I Love Promarkers - Photo Inspiration

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 -
Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia - Celebrate
Magnolia-Licious - Anything Goes
Simply Magnolia - Furr Friends (I Won top 3)!
Graph It - Furry Stuff
I Love Promarkers - Anything Goes (I Won Top 3)!

Friday, 15 August 2014

Thanks Latte!


Just got to show you a card using the super gorgeous new kit from Nitwit Collections


This has to be my all time favourite colour combo, so I really enjoyed making this one.
I have made a little coffee 'shaker' too complete with some coffee granules!
I dug out this old stamp from Sugar Nellie called 'Luv a Latte' as it sprung to mind the instant I saw this kit.
I have used flowers, doily & pearls.  Completely hand stitched as always.
Coloured with Promarkers & cut on my Silhouette.

Be sure to pop back tomorrow for a new challenge at TILDA'S TOWN

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Fussy & Fancy - Bingo (pearls, real stitching, message)
Ladybug Crafts - Favourite Colours 

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Happy 21st Birthday ...


My challenge at 
this week so super excited to see what you clever crafters come up with. 
 I have chosen 'Milestone Celebrations' for this one and I am delighted to share with this this gorgeous digi stamp from one of our sponsors this week A Day for Daisies.  
This one is called 'pearls in my hair' from the 'Timeless Beauties' collection and I have all of them on my wishlist.  If you haven't seen these before go and pop over and take a peek you won't be disappointed!

I have used a Kraft blank, ribbon, flowers, pins, bird cagepearls, gold mirri & of course
coloured with Promarkers and finished off with some pearls & Frantage.

Our sponsors this week are


6 Pack of Flexmarkers up for grabs
and as I have mentioned


who have kindly offered a $12 Gift Voucher up for grabs.

Please come and play along and don't forget to visit the digi shop


Saturday, 2 August 2014

By the Sea ...



Today we are 'By The Sea' for the new challenge at TILDA's TOWN and I have made
my very first hair gel card after coming across them on Pinterest!

Just returned from my holiday so totally in the seaside mood.
I have used flowers, twine, cheesecloth and pearls.
An old Tilda called 'Swimming Tilda'
All the die cuts are from the Doohickey Club volume One.
Completely hand stitched as always, oh and a touch of glitter in the gel too.

The papers are from the fabulous Nitwit Collections


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 -
Magnolia Forever - Beach
Stamp & Create with Magnolia - Anything Goes (I Won Top 5)!
A Creative Romance - Fun in the Sun
Wednesday Creative Inspiration - Here Comes Summer (I Won Top 3)!
Penny Black & More - Anything Goes
Stamping Sensations - Anything Goes

See you there!

Friday, 1 August 2014

Sew What!

First of the month so time for a new challenge at 
and this challenge is titled 'Sew What'

Pretty simple this one and for a change very little hand stitching which is a little ironic?
I have used a Kraft card blank, Frantage, ribbon, lace, bobbin, flowers & pins.
Scissors, button card & dress form cut on the Silhouette.
Needle, cotton & thimble die.

The papers I have used for the button card & shapes are from the super gorgeous
(I know I say it all the time) new kit from Nitwit Collections


Our generous sponsors this month are

with a selection of stamps up for grabs

$15 Gift Voucher

£20 Gift Voucher

£10 Gift Voucher

Fantastic prizes I think you will agree, so please come & play along with us this month.
See you there

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
Bearly Mine - Anything Goes
Just Inspirational - Anything Goes

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Happy Anniversary ...


Time for a new challenge at 
and this week the lovely Donna has chosen 'Weddings'
so I have gone for a Wedding Anniversary card for this one.

Totally monochrome for a vintage feel.  I have used papers, stamp, flowers, film strip
lace & pearls.  Coloured with Promarkers & hand stitched.  
The charm contains a shrunken photo of my wedding day!

Do come and play along for a chance to win some goodies
from our sponsors this week

2 x Digi Stamps

I would like to enter this into the following challenges -
I Love Promarkers - Monochrome (I Won top 3)!
Cutie Pie Challenge - Love & Marriage (I Won Top 3)!
Creatalicious Challenge - Monochrome

Saturday, 5 July 2014

Have a Fabulous Day ...


Today at Tilda's Town we are 'Celebrating'  so I have chosen to make a childs
shaker box card, complete with bananas, sliced & peeled?

I have used Tilda with Maggie Monkey from the Animals of the Year Collection.
Flowers, button, cheesecloth & pearls.
The cutting including the leaves, snake & bananas were all completed on the Silhouette.
Coloured with Promarkers & hand stitched.

I have used papers from Nitwit Collections

Please do come and play along with us, we would love to see your creations
and for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate to spend at 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.

Received the first ever Doohickey Club kit this morning along 
with the Summer Stamp Club,
both gorgeous, off to have a play :)

See you there

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

Hope it's Paw-fect ...

First of the month so it is time for a new challenge at
and this months theme is 
'It's Magic'
I have chosen to do a slider card so when you pull the tab you reveal the picture inside!


I inked up another new Tilda for this one, of course it is available at Tilda's Town.
I have used some more fabulous papers from Nitwit Collections
one paper from each of these collections

  

I have coloured with Promarkers, hand stitched, acetate, flowers, ribbon, charm, pearls & cheesecloth.
Slider card base cut on the Silhouette along with the jungle leaves.

Our generous sponsors this month are
The Hobby House with £10 worth of craft goodies
Tiddly Inks - TBA
Designs by Ryn - Mermaid, Bubbles & Coral Stamp
Marianne Designs TBA

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
Midweek Magnolia - Stitching  (I Won Top 3)!

See you there

Just for You ...


'Things with Wings' is the theme this week over at 
and I thought is was time for a male card with what has to be my favourite Edwin of course 
available at TILDAS TOWN.


I love these spiral cards so I have put some paper planes on the inside of this one.

I have used papers from the fabulous Nitwit Collections
who just have a collection for all occasions, ages & genders, well done Nitwits.


I have coloured little Edwin with Promarkers & the paper planes inside too.
Hand stitched, buttons & ribbon.
The clouds, numbers, stars & shaker star, acetate spiral, including the matting & layering, not forgetting
the paper planes were all cut on my Silhouette.

Please come and play along with us this week for a chance to win
7 x Digi Stamps for one lucky winner.

from our generous sponsor this week.

I would like to enter this into the following challenge -
Magnolia Forever - Summer (I Won Top 3)!

Take care, love