Birthdays At The Ribbon Girls

I hope you are enjoying your Bank Holiday so far. The weather however is another matter....what's happened??Rain rain and more rain!!

There's a Magnolia challenge beginning over at the Ribbon Girls Challenge Blog today.......'Birthdays'
 For my card Ive used the gorgeous new papers by Riddersholm 'Tailgate Marked'
Tilda with Elsie the Lamb is watercoloured with Distress Reinkers

 The flowers are made with Sizzix Thinlits 'Dogwood 'flower
Other Dies used are DooHickeys Rose Petal, Jungle Leaves and Scalloped Tag
Sizzix On the Edge Notebook,Doily and Butterflight
From the Ribbon Girls shop I used  Rusty Bells, Cheesecloth, Natural Button Twine, Natural Jute Mesh Ribbon, Laila White Vintage style Lace and 10mm Ivory Open Roses

I hope you come along and join us 
Enjoy the rest of your day whatever you are doing

Ribbon Girls Colour Challenge

 Good Morning and WOW!!
What a glorious weekend we are having here in Yorkshire 

There is also a new COLOUR challenge beginning over at the Ribbon Girls Challenge blog and this week we want to see Lilacs/Purples
My card today is for my cousin who this week has opened her own Tearooms in Lytham St Annes called
'Alices' based on Alice In Wonderland..

Here are a few pics. She has worked so hard the last few weeks and boy does it looked to of paid off.
I cant wait to visit 

Im soo loving the teacup lights

and amazing Top Hats
Photo: Cheshire Cat cake pops exclusive to Alices Tearooms by Polka Pops . Hope the opening tomorrow goes well, I am sure the tea room will be a huge success! x
and of course you cant forget the Cheshire Cat Cake Pops... A MUST have
So I had to include Red Roses on there even though the challenge was Lilac (painting the Roses Red)
I even had pansies on there first too, but it looked way too busy!

from the Ribbon Girls shop I used Lilac Velvet Lace, Cheesecloth, Resin Cameo Roses Frame, Teapot Bronze Charm, 16mm White Lace and Pearl trim, Lilac Seam Binding, WOC Roses in red and Lilac and 17mm Laila White Vintage Lace

Dies are DooHickey Mushrooms and So Wrapped Lovely
Sizzix Doily Die
Go Kreate for the shape

Byeeee for now

♥ Summer Strawberry Tilda ♥

Hello Again
Well I managed a little sneaky painting time yesterday and coloured a couple of images.
I lurve this one ....Summer Strawberry Tilda. 
We just ADORE strawberries in my house...They dont last 2 minutes ;D
Ive painted with Distress ReInkers

Ive used the fabulous DooHickey Strawberry Tag and Strawberry Die and the Rose leaf for the leaves.
Love them..they look so real dont you think
Other dies are Joycraft Oval and Go Kreate for the shape
Papers are Magnolia

Thankyou so much for stopping by

Happy 15th Birthday Sophie

Hi There
Today is my daughter Sophie's 15th Birthday 
I cant believe where the time has gone.
I told her I didnt really have the time to make a card this year, but all i got was 'HUH you made Grandma one!!!' so i thought Id better.

The card is of Sophie and my little chocolate Spaniel. I used one of the new Magnolia Animal Of The Year Collection 'Tilda With Chanel The Dog'
♥ This is Sophie 
Photo: Happy 15th Birthday to my gorgeous girly Sophie Dolphin ♥
Though this was taken last summer..I'll try and snap another pic ;D
and my Spaniel and one of her doing a 'Selfie'!!!LOL
I painted with Distress ReInkers.
I also used new DooHickeys Summer Gate and Love Lampost 

 and a little Frantage and Fragments on there too
Papers are Magnolia
Ribbons and Lace from the Ribbon Girls Shop
Dies are Go Kreate-For the Shape
Sizzix Butterflight and Notebook
DooHickeys Scalloped Tag, Lampost , Rose Petals and fence

I wish you all a wonderful weekend

You Wild Thing

Hi There and Happy Weekend :D

Well I finally managed to have a little colour time with the new Magnolia Animal of the Year Collection.     Ive used Tilda with Leo The Lion and the Paws are from the Animal Love Kit all painted with Distress Reinkers
Sir Stampalot has the full range in stock
 I wanted to give my card a Safari feel, but also wanted to squeeze in the new Lily Of The Valley DooHickey on there.
other DooHickeys used were
Peony, Tilda's Ticket and Grass

Papers are also Magnolia Vintage Zebra

Thankyou so much for taking your time to call by
I wish you an amazing weekend
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