Sunday, June 30, 2013

The Ribbon Girl June Magnolia Only Challenge GDT

Hi everyone, I hope you're having a lovely weekend!  It is the rainy season in Japan. I can not go out without umbrella these days :-( .. I don't really like the rain, but depending on the day, it can be relaxing to listen to the raindrops:)

Well,  I have some very exciting news to share with you! I was asked to be a Guest Designer by dear Mary for the Magnolia Only challenge on The Ribbon Girl Blog!  This is such a gorgeous challenge, there are so many talented creators in the DT! Please head on over to The Ribbon Girl to see the fantastic DT creations. Thank you so much Mary and Andrea for inviting me as a guest for the June and the July! I'm truly honored!

I hope you'll come and join the fun at The Ribbon Girl challenge and there are two fabulous prizes.

A stamp from Magnolia.

A £10 voucher from The Ribbon Girl. be sure to check the blog for all the details>>>HERE! This time the theme is 'Two Backing Papers'. Here's my card using Tilda with Cross Necklace from Magnolia Special Moments Collection 2013 coloured with Distress Inks, and Distress Markers.



The cloths colours are a mix with Dusty concord and Victorian velvet. 

The gorgeous materials are from The Ribbon Girl. :
Diamante Heart Large, Champagne Pure Silk, Rolled Paper Roses Ivory Kort & Godt, Pearl & Crystal Branch White, Beaded Lavender Gypsophalia, Purple Trellis Rose 35mm, Purple/White 2-tone Trellis Rose 35mm, Small Beaded Berries Ivory, 16mm Ivory Flat Polyester Lace, Cheesecloth. (all links  at the bottom of this post.)

These gorgeous papers from Magnolia and Maja Design. All the paper edges are sewed with sewing machine and distressed with a Tim Holtz tool.

Image: Tilda with Cross Necklace - Magnolia Special Moments Collection 2013.
Die: Feathers - Magnolia Doohickey, Nestabilities -Spellbinders, Brackets - Tim Holtz.
Medium: Distress ink pads, Distress markers, White Gesso, Diamond dust, Stickles Stardust, Ceramic stucco, Shabby white Frantage.
Paper: Magnolia, Maja Design.

I'd like to enter this into following challenges:

MDUC -  Louise's Choice LOTS of Flowers, Lovely hAenglar  - Your Favourite Colour Combo, Inky Chicks - Anything goes, Magnolia Mania- Paper piecing, Fashionista challenge- Wedding or Birthday, Deep Ocean- Welcome Summer, Midweek Magnolia - Make it Girly with Ribbon and Pearls, Marvelous Magnolia  - Shabby Chic

Thank you so much for visiting my blog, and thank you for all the sweet comments you leave!

I'll see you again soon with a new card.
Have a brilliant Sunday! 

Yuri x

Sunday, June 16, 2013

The Ribbon Girl June Colour Challenge

Hi friends, lovely to see you!  Hope you're all having a wonderful weekend! Thank you so much for visiting my blog, and for the sweet comments you take the time to write me.
I'd like to share my card for a new colour challange over at The Ribbon Girl Blog. This is my first DT work for The Ribbon Girl. I'm so excited!
This month's theme is 'Pinks' and this is a lovely pic to inspire you all.

Here is my card..

I have used one of the lovely new Tildas from Magnolia's Special Moments Collection 2013 colled Summer Wedding Tilda and the gorgeous flowers, lace and all embellishments are from The Ribbon Girl.

I have coloured with Distress Inks and added Shabby white Frantage around the image. These gorgeous papers are from Maja Design called Vintage Summer. All the paper edges are sewn using my sewing machine and distressed with a Tim Holtz tool.

 I have painted Silver Colour Butterflies with Gesso and also added powder sand.

The following items are available at The Ribbon Gril online store:
Rolled Paper Roses Pink Kort & Godt, Aster Ivory, Pink Crystal Hearts, 12mm Ivory Pearl Flower Shape Flatbacks, Silver Colour Butterflies, Lily Flowers Pale Pink, 'Rebecca' Ivory Vintage Style Fine Scallop Lace, Pink Tulip Seam Binding, Pearls Sugar and Spice, Pink Tulle Lace, Hip Rose Buds, Irridescent Sparkle Bead String, Cheesecloth. (links at the end of my post.)

I really enjoyed making it with yummy Ribbon Girl goodies! Please also pop over to The Ribbon Girl blog to see all of the other Ribbon Girl DT's STUNNING creations! If you would like to join in with our challenge please do check the blog for all the details HERE. I hope you like my card and it inspired you to joins us in our challenge.

Stamp: Summer Wedding Tilda, Love Background - Magnolia.
Dies: Romantic Lace, Tilda Tag, Rose Leaf - Magnolia Doohickeys, Nestabilities -Spellbinders.
Medium: Distress Markers and DI pads, White Gesso, Stardust Stickles, Shabby White Frantage.
Embellishments: The Ribbon Girl.

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
Lovely Hanglar - Lace and Pearls, Stamp and Create with Magnolia - Summer Bright, Deep Ocean - For a Girl, Midweek Magnolias - Favorite Colours, Magnolia Mania - Paper Piecing, Magnolia Down Under Challenge - Anything Goes, Tilda's Town - Use Your Stash, You, Me and Magnolial - Foto Challenge

Thanks so much for dropping by, Enjoy the rest of your weekend!

Yuri x