A Simple Criss cross...

Good morning :)
I just thought I would share another Criss Cross Card with you...

...these are gorgeous Maja Design papers combined with beautiful Emily lace, Navy Satin Ribbon, White Lillies and Bird Cage Charm from The Ribbon Girl
I hope you have a great weekend. 


Bambino in pink

Good morning :)
Just popped by quickly to say hello and blog this baby card for the Sugar Bowl Challenge ~ Sparkle & Shine

I've added Stickles Stardust to the paper edges and flowers
 and a lovely (bling) pram charm.
Ribbon, Pearls, Pram Charm, Stickles Stardust, Chrysanthemum, Lili and Cherry Blossom and Top Stitch Thread all from The Ribbon Girl 
Have a great Friday


Getting Ready...

Good Afternoon Crafters,  
This is Lili of the Valley ~ Getting Ready
I've made this one for the lovely challenge going on over at 
their Monthly Challenge theme is Pink & White

From The Ribbon Girl I've used 
32mm Champagne Pure Silk Ribbon, Pink & Ivory Button Twine, Coat Hanger Charm, Sugar & Spice Self Adhesive Flatback Pearls, Darjeeling Pink Mini Blossom Mixture and Stickles Stardust.

Thanks for looking :)
enjoy your day xx


Pion rose frame papers and love this lace...

Good morning, 
Today I wanted to show you this card I made using Pion papers Rose Frame and this beautiful scalloped lace from The Ribbon Girl 
Don't go rushing off and buying it all I need more lol...
For the inside I made a doily greeting paper, Bookmark & Tag

As well as the 20mm 'Edwina' Cream Scalloped Lace, I also used 'Rebecca' Lace, 38mm Silky Crush Ribbon, and a Floral Heart Charm, 
All from The Ribbon Girl 

Thanks for stopping by, have a lovely week. 


LHOSM Christmas is coming

Sorry I'm late, this is my DT card for Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia
It's North Pole Tilda for our Christmas is Coming Challenge 
I've used the lovely 10th of December papers by Maja Design
The beautiful Cream Scalloped Lace, 'Rebecca' Lace, Silver Jingle Bells & Holly Charm,
Silver Metallic Twine,  Stardust Stickles, Gutterman Top stitch Thread,Natural Button Twine and Kort & Godt Berries
 are all from The Ribbon Girl 
Sentiment is an LOTV one. 
Please pop along to LHOSM and join in our challenge for the chance to win a wonderful prize from
See you soon, keep warm :)

Ribbon Girl November Magnolia Only Challenge

Hello and a very good morning to you all, 

This months Challenge is Winter/Christmas
I've used... A Merry Christmas Tilda

I've made an Easel Card for a change and painted up A Merry Christmas Tilda with distress inks, the papers are of course Pion design 
From The Ribbon Girl I've used
25mm Red Satin Ribbon, 'Teresa' Lace, Christmas Mix Pearls,  15mm Red Paper Roses, Tiny Red Berries & Stickles Stardust.

As always there's a wonderful prizes to be won, 
check out the details on The Ribbon Girl Blog and take a look at the wonderful DT inspiration

Have a fantastic Sunday, I'm hoping to get hubby down in the cellar to bring our Christmas decorations up so I can have a sift through them
...getting all excited, it's not long now :)
Big crafty hugs


A Few Christmas Cards

Good morning, 
What a cold and frosty morning it is, I've just been for a walk round the park, then came home and had some porridge to warm my cockles lol

I have so many Christmas cards in my draft folder so I thought I'd share a few with you today.
Have a great weekend and keep warm


It's time for some FROSTY FUN at Tildas Town

Good afternoon
Hope you're having a lovely day, 
I said I would be back later with a third post and here it is...
This must be my favourite Edwin, it's Ski Edwin with snowflakes.
This gorgeous paper and matching vellum I bought the first time I went to America, I think I've been saving it long enough lol.
 LOTV Grunge sentiment, embossed with gold.

I hope you will come along and join us at Tilda's Town  for our Frosty Fun challenge.
and as always there's a chance to win a $10 certificate to spend at
Tilda's Town Online Store  (with free shipping worldwide)

Here's a little about the store...
Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specializing in Magnolia Stamps. We carry over 1,100 stamps in stock at all times. We offer FREE worldwide shipping on every order, every day. You can also save up to an additional 20% on your purchase by using one of our famous coupon codes. Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic. 

Thanks for stopping by, have a great weekend :)
Happy Crafting


Hello again, 
Yes I'm back with another post, this time it's for the new challenge at
and our challenge theme is Vintage Style
so I've made these two Criss Cross cards for Baby Boy & Girl
(please be ready for lots of photos lol)

Embroidered Lace (Baby Girl) 'Blanche' (Baby Boy) 'Claire'
and 'Rebecca' Lace on both
Baby Dummy & Pram Charms
Ivory Resin Dove
Gutterman Top Stitch Thread
Darjeeling Mini Blue/Grey Blossom Flowers 
Blue & Pink Button Twine
All the from The Ribbon Girl 
Pion Design Paper, Shabby Ribbon & Shabby Chic Miniature Angel from Live & Love crafts
Don't forget to pop over to A Creative Romance blog to see what the rest of the DT have made for your inspiration.
I will be back later with my third and final card for today.
 Have a lovely day

Festive Tree by Lili of the Vally

Good morning
I'm back with my 3rd GDT card for Lili of the Valley
This is Festive Tree
 I love this stamp but then I love all the LOTV stamps 

I've painted the image with distress reinkers and layered the Pion papers with doilies.
The gorgeous Velvet Ribbon Lace, Roses, Gypsophalia, Pearls and Snowflake charm are from The Ribbon Girl
I highly recommend a visit the Lili of the Valley Ideas to Inspire blog for so much inspiration from their wonderful design team.

Thanks for stopping by


Midweek Magnolias ~ Anything but a card challenge

Good morning :)
There's a new Challenge starting over at Midweek Magnolias today and it's 
Anything but a Card
so I've made these two little Pillow Boxes

I've used Ski Edwin & Merry Christmas Tilda, both painted with distress inks. The papers are Pion, I've used some glitter ribbon I bought back from America a few years ago, 2 little postcards with stamps made from Pion papers too,  both have Magnolia sentiments, WOC Christmas bells and roses.
(I'm afraid my photograph has brightened them a little)
Why not pop over to Midweek Magnolias and check out the beautiful creations the other girls have made. 
Enjoy the rest of your week and Happy Crafting :)
Teresa xx



Well hello and good morning to you, 
I hope you are well on this bright, sunny day :)

I made this card using the lovely Pion papers again, the little recipe cards are Lili of the Valley stamped onto Pion paper

With 38mm Moss Green Taffeta Ribbon, 8mm Rebecca Lace, Gutterman Top Stitch Thread, Snowflake Charm, WOC Rose, Cosmos Daisy, White Lillies and Green Hemp Twine. 
All from The Ribbon Girl

Thanks for looking, have a great day


Here come the Boys ~ Sentiments only Challenge

Good morning Crafters,
 hope you are well this morning, 
It's time for another challenge over at Here come the boys today and our theme is
 Sentiments Only
I've made another Criss Cross card, bookmark & Tag

For this one I've used Maja Design papers called Irreplaceable Time, die cut holly leaves,
Roses are WOC, Tiny red Berries and green Satin Ribbon from The Ribbon Girl
The sentiment reads...
It's the Memories
 of the Season
that we Treasure
Most of All
We are sponsored by our wonderful Team Leader Woo 
who is offering a $4 gift certificate for

The Girls have made some great cards for your inspiration so feel free to pop along to Here come the boys and take a look, hope you can join us in this great Sentiments challenge. 
and that's it!
I hope you have an enjoyable Sunday


Red Criss Cross Card

Good morning,
 a bit late I know (nearly afternoon)
Just thought I would share this card with you and wish you all a great weekend. 

This gorgeous Ribbon is Red Faux Silk Ribbon from The Ribbon Girl and so is the Burgundy Starburst Stamens and Floribunda Raspberry Ripple Roses

Thanks for looking, have a great weekend.