Sunday, May 27, 2012

Rain rain go away, Little Tilda wants to play

Hi all,

Another card using Tilda. This time I used Tilda in the rain as she is too cute and adorable and couldn't resist her. When the card was ready this well known nursery rhyme came to mind Rain Rain go Away, Little Tilda wants to play... So apt for her isn't it?  :)

Well here it is :

Since I totally love magnolia products I was so so happy when one of our seller mentioned that we could get the papers from her. I love love love the new collection of papers. You could get it from here and trust me she is very reliable seller :) Mangoberry

Paper - Summer Memories - lovely butterfly
Image - Magnolia stamp
Felt embellishment
gem stones
Glossy accents


Hugs XX

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Case 1 Success Story !

Hi all

Its time to celebrate the success of CASE1 - Our first paper crafting exhibition in Bangalore organized by our Indian Craft Room. Thank you ICR, Thank you Ash (the administrator of ICR) and Thank you everyone for making CASE1 happen, Not just happen but supporting us in taking ICR further by a step.

ICR is definite that most Bangaloreans are appreciative of ICR and its crafters with their attempts in bumping the hearts through paper art.

Organizers are at talks with us to take up stalls around in Bangalore. Few others who were impressed with our works are contacting us with huge orders for favor boxes, invites & love cards, as of now. A local club has even gone to an extent of inviting us to take up a space at their club for demonstrating our works along with interactive activities for their members.

Here are the CASE1 pics –

Our stall -

Decor Piece which stole the heart of the visitors -

Our team - Asha,Bhavana Kesarkar and Priya Sondhi Oh how I wished I was there I  really miss this fun a lot. Thank you Bhavana and Priya for helping Asha for making this event a grand success.

Center Display Unit which housed ANNIVERSARY CARDS.... {Birthday with Best Wishes} -

Love cards display -

Angled view -

Even Spread -

ICR Spotted -

Keen Patron -

Keen Patron -

For more pics. of ICR Case 1 Success Story. Check here.

ICR in News, Check here.

ICR is planning to organise such exhibitions in near future too so join hands with us because ICR is - Of the Crafters, By the Crafters & For the Crafters INTO CARDS 'n' SCRAPS.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Take the dive!

Hi peeps,

I have made the following card after I saw in the Magnolia Ink regarding Gel card and drew my inspiration from there. I tried and since I only had this one stamp of Tilda swimming I thought I'd take the dive.

Here it is


White and grey card stock
Felt material to make robe and slippers
Summer fun ribbon
Image - Magnolia
Liquid gel


Hope you like it.

Hugs xx


Hi all,

I am back this time with a card for a newborn. I love the soft blues and pinks but this card is for a baby boy so you probably noticed the different shades of blue :) I got a new carriage die so I thought I'd give it a try as well as I learned something new. I learned from my Facebook group how to make your own flower embellishments. I tried making one today and was very happy with the result. So I thought of using it and entering it in the challenge as well..

Here it is the full card view

Other views of the card 

Thats all for the card.


Image - Magnolia
colors - Distress markers
Embellishments - pacifier, congratulations word, doily
Vellum paper
Blue and white card stock


Sunday, May 20, 2012

Shaped Cards inspired from home.

Hi all,

This is what I created as a DT inspiration for the current challenge going on at ICR

Do join us for the fun challenge as they have extended the time :)

See you there !!!!

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Bon Voyage

Today I made a card with the theme of travelling. Since I am off just for the weekend I tot this card will be just apt for it. This will be my last card for time being I guess as I might be a little tied down with school work. So hope you like it.

I am entering this in :-


Friday, May 18, 2012

I am a DT for ICR

I know some of you may already know but I will still share my good news anyways :) I am a DT for ICR. Do check out their fun challenges every month as its alwaysss interesting with their twists. Their members are extra friendly and helpful too.. Do pay us a visit soon ok. Looking forward to seeing you there soon.
I am a proud DT of ICR and here is my badge :) Yippee
Just lovee it !!!!

Have a great weekend all'


Hi all,

I have made this card today using a new die and of-course not forgetting our sweet Tilda waiting by the window for (ehemmm) I dunno maybe Edwin :)... The more I stamp and color the more my mind wants to make up stories :))) Anyways here it is :

background paper
poppy stamps die
flower soft
Magnolia stamp image
pearl string
birdcage charm


Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Chic Tilda

Hi all,

I made this card today - just trying the stamps of Tilda that I got from the Summer Memories batch. I dunno if its nice or not but hey I will not give up. Its a stepper card.  Here it is :


Image - havana Tilda
Doo hickey - lamp post
car - ep sticker happy days
background paper and white card stock.


Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Sending love your way

Hi Peeps,

A quick post for this one... made this card to join the challenge over at Lawnscapingchallenge for CAS cards. Hope you like it.

Lawnfawn stamp - you've got mail.
heart embellish
kraft paper
Divine twine - airmail.

Thanks all.


Saturday, May 12, 2012

Water Lily Tilda

Hi all,

I made a card for this weekend... Here is what I made.


Pink Cardstock.
prined card stock
Magnolia image
Doohickey scallop tag
Magnolia Flower
Ribbon / lace / twine

I am entering this for the challenge of  Magnolia-licious

Have a great weekend all...


Saturday, May 5, 2012

Summer Days

A place like Jakarta which is a tropical country where its mostly hot or rainy. Why couldn't it have more seasons.. It sure would have been nicer. Making this card just reminds me of the heat where all you want to do is eat cool stuff such as icecream !! Anyways this is what I made today....

I used bright colors to represent summer and  also what we love doing - eat ice cream :)

Here are some other views of the card.

The colorful twines and buttons and not forgetting my favorite - lace ribbon !

Closer view of the lil' replica of the big image - on shrinkable plastic ! its so cute and versatile. First attempt at doing this but will surely make more and use it as an embellishment.


Summer pattern paper 
Iamge - Magnolia
Ribbons , twine, buttons
Shrinkable plastic

Challenges I would like to enter it in...

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Travel Card

This is another card I made today for another challenge. I like all the cute images of Tilda stamps but this one is quite adorable as she seems to be in a hurry to catch a flight or train. She is also my very first Tilda that I ever bought :)

Here she is tadaa !!!!!!

Paper background travel map
die cut


Wish upon a star

Hi all,

This is just a short post today as I made this card to participate in a challenge. I don't know why I can't seem to put together a complex card. No matter how many times i have tried or imagined it still comes out simple. Well at least I can say I tried :) if nothing else.

Distress Ink Markers
Paper with night background. (it was recycled so no name from where)
diecut embellishment
Image - magnolia stamp
star sequins.