Saturday, November 30, 2013

Noel Tilda - White Christmas at Time For Magnolia Challenge

Hi everyone, Hope you are all having a beautiful weekend!
Today I have a new card to share with you. A couple of weeks ago I got an opportunity to be a Guest Designer for the lovely Christmas Challenge #38 over at Time for Magnolia challenge blog. The theme is White Christmas Card!

I've used The Day Before X-mas Noel Tilda from the new Winter Wonderland Collection and Noel from So Jolly & Under The Mistletoe Collection 2009.
I've stamped her with Archival Ink Jet Black on Winsor&Newton Cotman watercolour paper and coloured using Distress Ink Reinkers.


I've made some poinsettias using Magnolia DooHickey Poinsettia die and added a bit of sparkles to the surface with Twinklets Diamond Dust Grass Crystals.
Other DooHickeys used are: Sprawling Ferns and Peaky Floral Tabs
Other dies used are: Tim Holtz Sizzix Reindeer Flight, Go Kreate Large Frame Frilly #7

Paper: Magnolia
Resin corner: Melissa Frances

Cheese Cloth, Ivory Button Twine, Irridescent Sparkle Bead String I used are from the Ribbon Girl.

Thank you so much Chantal and Time For Magnolia design team for asking me to be a Guest. Pop over to the TFM blog to see the team's fabulous creations!

I'd like to enter this into following challenges:
You, me and Magnolia - Anything Goes
Lovely hAnglar or sweet Magnolia - Christmas is Coming
Simply Magnolia - Over the Edge
Marvelous Magnolia - Anything Goes

I'm sure you've already seen by now .. Magnolia is coming out with another gorgeous release yet! I adore them all! The new stamp collection called Little Circus Moscow Collection and new gorgeous DooHickey dies from Winter Wonderland Collection are now available to pre-order.

Oh yeah, today is 24 days to Christmas! Here's so soft and sweet home coming song .. definitely one of the best christmas songs .. enjoy~♥

Thank you so much for visiting me, I hope you guys enjoy your Saturday!
Hugs, Yuri

Sunday, November 17, 2013

White at The Ribbon Girl November Colour Challenge

Hello! Happy Sunday for you.

Today is the start of a new Colour Challenge for the Ribbon Girl. This time the theme is "White". We would love for you to join us at the Ribbon Girl Challenge. Please click Here to join in and do check the fabulous DT and GDT creations! Here's my card.

I have stamped the Magnolia's two lovely images together, called Cozy Christmas Tilda and Apple Basket from Winter Wonderland Collection 2013. I have used Distress Reinkers for colouring.

The DooHickey dies I used are:
Poinsettia, Slender Firs, Lovley Fence and Cloudy Tag.

I used Brackets by Tim Holtz Sizzix die for the shape of my card.

The gorgeous embellies are available at the Ribbon Girl Online Shop: Christmas Snowflake 2 Charm, 25mm 'Daphne' White Fine Cluny Lace, Starburst Stamen White, 1 Bunch of Tiny Red Berries, 15mm Hunter Green No 455 Large Check Gingham, 9mm White Snowflake Grosgrain, 5metres of 6mm Sticky Tape, Ivory Button Twine and Cheesecloth.(links at the end of my post.) 

Paper - Magnolia
Tiny apples which I painted with Snow Tex are from my stash.


I have also used Magnolia's text stamp which is called "Last Christmas I Gave you My Heart (text)" from So Jolly & Under The Mistletoe Collection 2009.♥

 ♪Last Christmas, I gave you my heart..

Hope you enjoy this another great song.

I would like to enter this into following challenges:
Deep Ocean - Winter
Tildas Town - Favorite Tilda or Edwin
Time for Magnolia - Christmas in non-traditional colours

Thank you so much for visiting my blog and for the lovely comments!
Have a great day!
Yuri x

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Merry Christmas Tilda - Guest Designer for Scrap Lifting

Hi! I have some very exciting news to share today! I was asked to be a Guest Designer by the talented Evgenia for Scrap Lifting! I so love her work, and this is such a gorgeous challenge blog.  Please head on over to Scrap Lifting to see the creations by fabulous Design Team. They are all absolutely GORGEOUS!! Thank you Evgenia for inviting me. I am so honored!

Here's my Guest Designer card:

For my card, I have used Merry Christmas Tilda from Magnolia Winter Wonderland Collection 2013. The sentiment stamp is called Joyful Christmas also from same collection. I have coloured with Distress Ink Reinkers as always. I have added Shabby White Frantage on several places around my card.

I have used Magnolia DooHickey dies are Rose Leaf, Snowflake & Mistletoe, Leaf & Swirl and Christmas Tags.
Other dies are Tattered Pinecone and Snow Flurries - Tim Holtz Sizzix.  The gorgeous design papers are from Maja Design.


I used 32mm 'Josephine' Ivory Fine Double Scallop Lace, 15mm Mermaid Ivory Ribbon, Natural Button Twine, 3mm Irridescent Sparkle Bead String, Cheesecloth, Ivory Roses Kort & Godt(which I added Stickles Stardust) and Stickles Stardust all from The Ribbon Girl online store.

I hope you like my card.

I would like to enter this into following challenges:
Lovely hAnglar or Sweet Magnolia - Shabby Chic or Vintage
Fashionista Challenge - Christmas Bling
Tildas Town - Christmas

Thank you so much for visiting my blog and for the lovely comments, your sweet comments make me smile! Back soon with a new Magnolia card♥
Have a great Tuesday!!

Yuri x

Friday, November 8, 2013

Winter Blue's at A Creative Romance

Hi! This is my second post for today, well I'd like to show you my Chirstmas shaker tag for a new challenge over at A Creative Romance. This time the theme is Winter Blue's.
The image is called "The Day Before Christmas Edwin" from Magnolia Winter Wonderland Collection 2013.


↑Here's are pics of the shaker in action↓:

The shaker is filled with Diamond Dust Glass Crystals. I have colourd with Distress Inks Reinkers. I have made Poinsettias using Magnolia DooHickey Dies 'Poinsettia' and also added sparkle with Diamond Dust.

The following embellishments are available at The Ribbon Girl:
13mm Rusty Jingly Bells, 10mm Denim Blue/Cream Square Check Ribbon, 38mm Vintage Blue Fluted Edge Sheer, Natural Button Twine, Dusty Blue Button Twine, Small Beaded Berries Blue,  Ivory 10mm Open Rose, Cheesecloth, Stickles Stardust Ranger Ink


I hope you'll come and join the fun at A Creative Romance .. and please do check the creations made by the fabulous DT, they are all so gorgeous!

Die: Poinsettia, Slender Firs and Sprawling Ferns - Magnolia DooHickey dies, Spellbinders
Resin bird and corner: Prima
Paper: Magnolia
Medium: White Gesso, Stardust Stickles, Shabby Blue Frantage, Shabby White Frantage

Also I'd like to enter this following challenges:
Simply Magnolia - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean - Winter
Time for Magnolia - Shaker Card
Stamp and Create with Magnolia - Winter - not a card

Thank you dropping by my blog, back soon with a new Magnolia card.
Have a lovely weekend!

Yuri x

Magnolia Ink "Winter Wonderland"

Hi! The newest Magnolia Ink "Winter Wonderland" has been released! Have you all seen the magazine? I was so excited and thrilled when I got my own copy, and so glad to see that my 3 projects are published in! yay! Some of the projects lovely Maki and I created has been featured in the magazine as the "Japanese New Year".
Here are my sneak peek of what I made for the magazine:

I'm so happy and proud to be on the fabulous team with all talented ladies from all around the world!
I hope you have the chance to see the insides of this gorgeous magazine!
Have a lovely day!

Big Hugs, Yuri x

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

London Tilda

Hi! How are you all doing?  I hope you are having a lovely week so far.
I'm here today with my card I made with London Tilda from Magnolia Little London Collection 2013. I coloured up her with the No Lines technique using Distress Ink Reinkers. I really love the pose on this Tilda, super cute!

Here are the Distress Ink colours I used:
Skin: Vintage Photo, Tattered Rose, Tea Dye
Cheeks: Aged Mahogany, Worn Lipstick, Tattered Rose.
Hair: Antique Linen, Walnut Stain
Clothes, Boots and Umbrella: Milled Lavender, Black Soot, Dusty Concord, Peeled Paint


The pretty embellies are available at The Ribbon Girl online store:
25mm 'Joanne' Ivory Fine Cluny Lace, White Seam Binding(which I coloured), Natural Hemp Twine, Cheesecloth, Pearl and Crystal Branch (Ivory), Lily Flowers White(WOC), Stickles Stardust

Stamp: London Tilda - Little London Collection 2013, Flower Corner - Once upon a Time Collection 2013
Die: Tilda Tag, Heart Swirl - Magnolia DooHickeys, Butterfly border - Noor Design /Joy Crafts, Go Create, Spellbinders
Paper: Maja Design
Hydrangeas(which I added Stardust Stickles): Prima
Metal corner(which I painted with White Gesso.): Wild Orchid Crafts

I'd like to enter this into following challenges:
Wild Orchid - Ribbons and Lace
You Me and Magnolia - Autumn

Thank you so much for visiting my blog, and thank you for all the lovely comments you leave♥
I have another card with a Magnolia lovely image for you next time .. I'll see you again soon!

Yuri x

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Puppy Love Tilda

Hi! Today I have a card to share with you. Have you seen the newest release from Magnolia? It's a fabulous collection, called Winter Wonderland Collection. I really Looove all of them, They're all super cute!!
I have used one of the cuties from them, called Puppy Love Tilda, together with Joyful Piglet and Merry Christmas (text) . I have coloured with Distress Ink Reinkers as always.

The following items are available at Ribbon Girl online store.
15mm 'Elizabeth' White Flower Fine Cluny Lace, 16mm Pink Ruffle Edge Sheer Ribbon, Natural Button Twine, Beaded Twirl White, Ivory 10mm Open Rose, Pearls Sugar and Spice Self Adhesive, Cheesecloth

Die: Tilda Ticket - Magnolia DooHickey, Go Kreate,  Packages & Bows - Tim Holtz Sizzix, Spellbinders
Resin corner: Prima
Heart clay embellishment: my own made

I'd like to enter this card into following challenge:
Tildas Town - Anythig Goes

Thank you so much for visiting my blog and for the lovely comments! Your sweet comments make me smile! Back soon with a new Magnolia card.

Hope you all have a great weekend!
Hugs, Yuri x

Friday, November 1, 2013

Summer Wedding Tilda

Hi! Today is the first day of November! Time flies sooooo fast! :O
Today I would like to show you a card that I have made using this cute image from Magnolia, she is called Summer Wedding Tilda from the Special Moments Collection 2013.

I coloured her with Distress Ink re inkers as always, and using the No Line technique which gives it a soft appearance. (For more details of my No Line technique Here.)
Here are the Distress Ink colours that I used:
Skin: Vintage Photo, Tattered Rose, Tea Dye
Cheeks: Aged Mahogany, Worn Lipstick, Tattered Rose
Hair: Antique Linen, Walnut Stain, Black Soot
Clothes and Boots: Victorian Velvet, Aged Mahogany, Black Soot
Flowers: Victorian Velvet, Aged Mahogany, Crushed Olive, Peeled Paint

The sentiment stamp also from Magnolia is called Miss You, from Bon Voyage Collection.
The papers I have used are from Inkido and Maja design. The tiny butterflies are cut out from Inkido paper and added sparkle with Stardust Stickles. The metal charm, metal gears and flowers are painted with White Gesso. I have added Frantage - Shabby White around the image.

I have used Magnolia DooHickeys are So Wrapped Lovely and Christmas Tags.
Other die is Wearhered Clock - Tim Holtz Sizzix.
Pretty metal heart gears and fabric flower are from Prima.
I used Go Kreate Large Frame Frilly #10 die for the shape of my card. Behind the image I have placed some cheesecloth.

The gorgeous embellies and flowers are available at the Ribbon Girl. Here are the materials from Ribbon Girl I used:
Carnation Ivory, Carnation Pale Yellow, Natural Button Twine, Pearls Sugar and Spice Self Adhesive, Ivory Resin Dove, Cheesecloth, White Seam Binding, Stickles Stardust.

I'd like to enter this card into following challenges:
Lovely Hanglar or sweet Magnolia - Sparkle
InkyChicks - Challenge #16
Simply Magnolia - Colour Pink, Green, Blue
Fashionista Challenge - shabby chic
Midweek Magnolias - Lots of Layers
Tildas Town - Bling

Magnolia Ink Magazine #5 2013 "Winter Wonderland"
Coming soon, can't wait!!

Thank you so much for visiting my blog and for the lovely comments!  Back soon with a new Magnolia card♥

Hope you all have a lovely day!
Yuri xx