Saturday, 23 September 2017

Album -The Promise

Handmade 6 x 6 album using First Edition The Promise papers. Front cover has been embellished with lace. resin roses and a sparkle . Ribbon added to tie closed. There are many tags and frames to insert photos/memories etc.. An ideal album for a wedding or anniversary or just for special memories .Butterflies have been added here and there.Thank you for stopping by.

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 a frame to insert photo
opening for tags,photos and page blank for extra photos

 the white cover opens (magnetic) to revel frame to insert photo, tags for notes etc

Back cover

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Sunday, 10 September 2017

butterfly box

Hello, I made a exploding box card with cake inside  .I decorated with flowers from various places (WOC) and Scrap and Craft .I die cut lace edge and placed around the inside. I added pearl chain,   clay butterfly and AB hearts. I decorated the lid with doily, clay bow and die cut butterfly crochet lace and die cut leaf. I finished with lilac roses.
Dovecraft Bohemian paper pad (Butterflies) and M&C pastels pad.

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Friday, 8 September 2017

Floral delight

Hello ! A card made with foamiran for the flowers I liked the shade of this foamiran so did not use any pastels or inks. I added pearl to the centres and some gold glamour dust.. I die cut a bird, some backing circles, leaf and sprays .I added some tall floral sticks and finished with lace.

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Thursday, 7 September 2017

gift box card

My first attempt at a box/card combined,(from a template) this was fun to do. Easel card on top (folds flat for posting) and drawer below.I used paper from my stash, heart trim ,die cut bow and oval. Tilda was coloured using derwent pencils and noir pens.

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all about magnolia
Crafty Catz

Wednesday, 6 September 2017


Hello ,Tilda and sledge were coloured using Derwent pencils and Noir pens. I embossed a Xmas design onto metallic white paper, then added my tilde. I die cut a poinsettia (Marianne designs) and added some sparkles and crushed organza ribbon topped with a snowflake ! 

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Sunday, 3 September 2017

Baby box

Hi everyone. 
For this baby box card, I cut circles of varied sizes from white and pink linen effect paper. I die cut butterflies and added some small flowers. In the centre I added a small pram charm in silver and some heart beads.The outside was decorated with hearts again die cut from linen paper. I added a die cut pram to the top of the box, some crochet lace in pink around the rim and an organza bow to finish..

Wednesday, 30 August 2017


Hello ! I  feel the weather cooling, so decided to use autumn colours. Tilda has been coloured using Noir and Derwent pencils. I die cut some leaves, butterfly and sentiment which I had stamped. I made and added a stick pin and double lace. I finished with tiny roses and an organza bow.
Thanks for stopping by !
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Sunday, 27 August 2017


Happy Sunday everyone I hope you have all had a wonderful weekend ! My first stepper card.This card was such fun to make thanks to my friend Sue who kindly showed me how to cut the stepper card design.
Tilda has been coloured with Derwent and Copics. Backing paper is from Docrafts Papermania collection. I die cut a bow, butterflies, dragonflies, and some hearts. I used Wink of stella here and there to add some sparkle. I added some sweet roses from my stash. 

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Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Sea you

I stamped Tilda(with clogs new release from magnolia) onto a postcard. Tilda has been coloured with Copics and Derwent pencils. I die cut some shells (Marianne Design) and added some die cut "sea" elements, I added flowers some muslin and raffia. A small shell completed the picture. Thanks for stopping by.

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Thursday, 10 August 2017

special friend

Two sided tag for a special friend. I cut my tag from black cardstock and stencilled, stamped with ink a background script. I die cut a "frame" to place tilde and Edwin inside.I added some ribbon tape and my favourite embellishment, flowers. Flowers are so versatile and can be used to express so many sentiments, from sorrow to sadness and everything in between ! I stamped Tilda and Edwin were coloured with derwent pencils and copic markers.Thank you for stopping by.

The other side had the same tape added with the same frame in a different colour. I added a die cut flower a pearl stick pin and die cut lace top.

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

new baby

.A sweet rocker card for a new baby. I cut two circles one slightly smaller than the other. I folded the larger circle in half then added the other circle. I used studio 45 and first edition papers. I cut and embossed a pram from white card stock, added a small tassel a bow and some flowers. I finished by adding some white pearl trim to complete the card and it rocks beautifully !
Thank you for stopping by.

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Friday, 4 August 2017

bike ride

Using some of my favourite colours (shades of pink) Tilda has been coloured using copics and coloursoft pencils. Paper used was First Edition flowers. I added die cut flowers , hearts, and bike. Sentiment was from Verity Rose Moonstruck.Die cut lace is doohicky Royal lace.
Thank you for stopping by.

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Tilda in pink

Hello everyone, this is my Guest designer card for Magnolia-Licious,
Sweet Tilda has been coloured with alcohol pens and coloursoft pencils. I stamped/cut and coloured some flowers and added pearls. .I attached lace at top and bottom and added lace flower with pearls. I .die cut leaf trim and attached to the left hand side. I made a tassel from embroidery thread and a spacer bead in silver .I added a die cut bird some silver bead trim. Backing papers used were First Edition The Promise, sentiment was Tatty Button.

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