Tuesday, May 31, 2016

I Am Roses Inspiration

Hello lovelies!

My today's card is for the I Am Roses DT, and I made it using the following IAR flowers:
White Paper Roses
Pale Pink Lily Paper Flowers


I would like to remind you about the monthly Anything Goes Challenge that you can enter here, and win some wonderful flowers too.


Please, use at least 2 IAR products on your card, once you submit it to the challenge. Everything is easy!

On my card I also used the Noor Design Frame die, some leaves dies from the Rosy Owl, Cheery Lynn and Joy Crafts. The sentiment is from Tim Holtz. 


The papers are by Kaisercraft, "Porcelain Rose" pad. 


Thanks for stopping by and have a great week. 


Hugs,
Alexandra

Sunday, May 15, 2016

I Am Roses May Anything Goes Challenge

Hello everyone!

And again it's time for a new monthly Anything Goes challenge at the I Am Roses Challenge Blog.
My inspiration project is a bit different from my regular ones - it is not a card :) I tried my hand at creating a mixed media canvas and this is how it turned out:


Here are the links to the flowers which I used to create this canvas:
Mixed Rainbow Pastel Color Paper Roses
Mixed All Pastel Rainbow Color Carnation Flowers

It's very dimensional and I hope the following pictures will show that:



Here are the rules of the challenge:
Contest runs May 15th - June 8th (Ends 11:55pm PST)
Theme: "Anything Goes"
Minimum (2) I Am Roses Products
One project submission per participant
One winner will be chosen
Participants will upload their project to their blog or forum, Label it “MAY IAR Challenge”
Participants will add a direct link to their project using the InLinkz tool provided. (*if you are unable to use the tool, leave a comment to this blog post and leave a direct link to your project)
Must Subscribe/or be a Follower of the IAR Challenge Blog
Winner will be announced alongside the next NEW monthly challenge on the 15th

Please come join us and stop by to have a look at the inspiration from the design team too :)


Hugs,
Alexandra

Friday, May 6, 2016

Paper Doll Marci Sweetheart - La-La Land Crafts

Hello everyone!

My today's post is for the La-La Land Crafts design team, where the weekly inspirational theme was "For a Special Lady". I created a card for a neighbor and a very good friend of mine in Singapore, who is truly special, has a huge heart and always supports me in all the beginnings. 


The card features the following products from La-La Land Crafts:
Stamp:
Paper Doll Marci Sweetheart
Dies:
Build-a-Frame Fancy Large
Build-a-Frame Fancy Small
Filigree Elements Border Set
Flower Elements Border Set
Notched Flowers
Balloons Die (from the May 2015 Club Kit)
Loopy Butterflies (from the August 2015 Club Kit)


Marci is colored with Copics:
Skin: E04, E11, E00, E00, E0000
Hair: E53, E55, E57, E59
Shirt: E18, E08, YR18, YR14, YR12
           R85, R83, R81
Blues: B18, B16, B12, B01

Here are more close-ups (the flowers are from I Am Roses):



To have a look at the rest of the cards, created by the design team this week, please visit the La-La Land Crafts blog.


Thanks for stopping by!



Hugs,
Alexandra

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Mo Manning - Bowl Of - For the I Am Roses

Hello people!

I'm popping with a very quick card share, which is also a reminder of the I Am Roses April Anything Goes Challenge.

For my card I used a digital stamp from Mo Manning, called "Bowl Of.." and the following flowers from I Am Roses:
Mixed Red White Puffy Paper Flowers
Small Blue Red White Mixed Paper Flowers


I colored the stamp using the Copic markers.


The doily die is from Tim Holtz, the ticket sentiment is a Whimsy stamp from the Ticket Notes set. The papers are by Kaisercraft, from the 'Porcelain Rose' pad. The mini scalloped rectangle die is by My Favorite Things.


Thanks for stopping by today.


Hugs,
Alexandra

Friday, April 29, 2016

Lovely Marci from the new La-La Land Crafts release

Good day lovely people!

Today is the last day of showcasing the new release from La-La Land Crafts.

My make features one of the new stamps, called "Lovely Marci" and the following dies:
Flower Elements Border
Filigree Elements Border
Heart Speech Bubbles
Filigree Flowers
Shabby Flourishes
Heart Handles
Stitched Tags

Marci was colored with the following Copic markers:
Skin: E04, E11, E00, E000, E0000
Hair: N9, N7, N5, N3
Outfit: BV29, BV25, BV23, BV20
            V99, V95, V93, V91
            R89, R85, R83, R81


Here are the close-up shots with the details:



I think the Lovely Marci is my favorite from this release, then comes the Steampunk Molli too. She's adooorable!!!


The whole release may be view under the "NEW" section at the La-La Land Crafts internet store here.



Have a wonderful weekend!
Alexandra

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Nautical Molli from the new La-La Land Crafts release

Good day everyone!

A new release from La-La Land Crafts is already here!! The dies and the stamps are once again amazing! Team Monday have already showcased their projects over the La-La Land Crafts official blog and now it's Team Friday's turn.

Here is my card with the 'Nautical Molli' and the following dies:
Build-a-Frame Stitched Large
Build-a-Frame Stitched Small
Build-a-Frame Fancy Large
Build-a-Frame Fancy Small
Happy Stitched
Stitched Tags
Filigree Elements Border Set
Wheel and Anchor


Molli was colored with Copic markers:
Skin: E04, E11, E00, E000, E0000
Hair: E11, E15, E18
Outfit: B99, B97, B95, B91 + B00
            T6, T3, T0 


Here are some close ups (as usual):



Both of the tags on the top can be pulled-out:


Here is the whole release for you to view. You can place an order at the La-La Land Crafts shop.



Thanks for you visit and have a wonderful day!



Hugs,
Alexandra

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

LDRS Creative Blog Hop

Hello dear visitors!


Welcome to another day of LDRS Creative week long blog Hop! What an exciting week of inspiration we have in store for you!

There will be so much inspiration on the LDRS Blog and we have guest designers
joining us this week.
And of course prizes!

At the end of the week LDRS Creative will be choosing two lucky winners to receive a $25 gift vouchers to the LDRS Creative Store. So be sure to subscribe to their blog and leave a comment below to be entered to win!
Let´s start!

Here is my card:

The stamped image is by All Dressed Up, called 'Girls' Night Out'. The stamp includes three characters and all of them may be used separately or together. just any way you prefer, on your cards. I chose to color two out of three.


Copics used:
Skin: E04, E11, E00, E000, E000
Hair: E11, E5, E18 (the girl on the left)
          W6, W4, W2 (the girl on the right)
Clothes of the girl on the left: R22, R21, R20
                                                 BG49, BG15, BG45, BG000
Clothes of the girl on the right: R22, R21, R20
                                                   E77, E71, E70
                                                    W5, W3, W1

Here are some details:



I've used the following dies from the LDRS Creative:
Gilded Doily
Gilded Oval Set
Gilded Oval Labels
Basic Stitched Flags

 


Have fun hopping and have a wonderful day!


Hugs,
Alexandra

April Club Kit - La-La Land Crafts - On the Farm

Hello everyone!

If you are subscribed to the La-La Land Craft Club kit, this is what you will be getting this month:


April 2016 PRODUCT KIT includes:
Stamps
- On the Farm Marci
- Hey There Stamp Set
Dies
- Stitched Pennants
- Country Fence
- Tree Branch
(this Kit is valued at $77.85)

As usual, each of the design team members created two projects, using only the stamps and dies from the kit. My first card is this:


Marci was colored using Copic markers:
Skin: E04, E11, E00, E000, E0000
Hair: N9, N7, N5, N3
Outfit: E47, E44, E43, E40
            E57, E55, E53, E50
            R89, R85, R83, R81


The flowers and the tiny leaves which I used on my card are from the I Am Roses. I've also spelled the word hello using clay letters which were made with the help of the mold from Martha Stewart:



Every layer is mounted on chipboard to create dimension


Here is my second creation using the same stamp and the dies:


Marci is colored with the following Copics:
Skin: E04, E11, E00, E000, E0000 + RV21
Hair: E11, E15, E18
Outfit: BG09, BG07, BG05, BG01
            V17, V15, V12, V000
            RV69, RV66, RV63


Except for the shape die (which is from GoKreate), the rest of the dies used on this card are from the April club Kit. The flowers are from I Am Roses.



To see other projects created by the DT with the kit, please visit the La-La Land Crafts blog.


See you soon.


Alexandra