Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Glamorous Tilda

Hello lovely people,

I hope you all had a lovely Easter break!

I was so thrilled to have some sunshine and that meant I could get in the garden so those fence panels are in and the garden is looking a whole lot tidier now :-)

I did have a bit less crafting time as a result but still got a few DT cards done as well as this card that I made for a few challenges...


I wanted this Tilda for ages but she always seemed to be out of stock so I was delighted to finally get hold of her a month or so ago...and it still took me until now to ink her up!

She got a pretty paper-pieced dress and I added a little Copic shading for depth.


You can see I couldn't resist using my Go Kreate dies again ;-)
I'm not getting bored of these any time soon so hope you aren't either!


Card recipe;
Image: Tilda in evening dress - Magnolia Rubberstamps
DP: Vintage Spring basics - Maja Design (available from Live and Love Crafts)
Seam binding: The Ribbon Girl
Tag: Sentiment tags - LOTV
Dies: Large frilly frames #10 - Go Kreate, Heart swirl - Magnolia Doohickey

Copic colours;
Skin: E000/00/21/11/04 & R20
Hair: E51/53/55/44
Dress shading: RV91/93
Feather in hair: RV91/93/95
Drink: YR30/31
Glass: B0000/000

Thanks for visiting and I really appreciate any comments that you leave,


Challenges I am entering;
1.  Sweet Magnolia - use a sentiment
2.  Totally Tilda - spring flowers
3.  The Ribbon Girl - pastel colours
4.  Sweet Stampin' - paper piecing
5.  A Gem of a Challenge - shaped cards
6.  Fab 'n' Funky - Bingo (Kraft / shaped card / stitches)

32 comments:

  1. Gorgeous Kat fabulous paper piecing
    Thanks for sharing with us at Totally Tilda
    Hugs Susie Sugar xx

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  2. Hi Kat
    This is a gorgeous card... Love the shape ... The stamps beautifully coloured... Love everything about it....
    Hugs Sylvie xx

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  3. This is stunning Kat. I love the sweet image with her pretty dress, gorgeous papers and beautiful detailing too.
    hugs Sue xx

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  4. I can see why you hankered after her, she is a very sophisticated lady. I love your paper piecing of her dress and you have coloured her beautifully too. A gorgeous card.
    Lorriane

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  5. Totally fabulous Kat and if you waited as long as I did to get your hands on those dies its no wonder you are making the most of them, I know I am!! xx

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  6. Love the shape and those stunning papers - beautiful paper piecing. Soooo beautiful. Love the touch of Kraft too. Gorgeous. Hugs, Jayne

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  7. Aw gorgeous Kat - such a lovely shape and pretty colours and your paper piecing is fab. I wish I could say that I like Tilda - but to me the no mouth thing is just creepy, I have got a couple of Iilda stamps and try to love her - but it doesn't work lol hugs Judith x

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  8. Gorgeous and the PP dress is perfect for our challenge this week at Sweet Stampin', good luck. Debbiex

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  9. Wow, Tilda is all grown up and looking especially sassy in her great paper pieced dress. Lovely card.
    Brenda :)

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  10. Absolutely gorgeous card, Kat. Adorable Tilda image and I love the shape , the soft colours and all your pretty embellies. Thank you for joining in our Bingo challenge at Fab'n Funky.
    Alison x

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  11. Fabulous card, love Tilda.
    luv
    Debby

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  12. She looks stunning Kat in her paper pieced dress.Love the card shape and layers all stitched..gorgeous card.

    luv CHRISSYxx

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  13. Hey hun, glad you had a nice easter :) the weather was beautiful wasn't it.

    Aww this is so pretty...I have never been into Magnolia but when I see your cards with them I am always tempted !!

    Hope you are well and having a good week.
    Sending hugs xxx

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  14. Fabulous card! Love your paper piecing and colouring and the pretty shaped card.Isn't she elegant. This card would have taken me all weekend ...never mind the gardening!! xx

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  15. Love the shaped card, Kat! Think I need to get me some of these Go Kreate Dies!
    Fab colouring and paper piecing of that sweet Tilda and your wonderful attention to detail! Hugs, Lisa x

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  16. Absolutely beautiful as always Kat... the shape is wonderful, the shaded paper-piecing - perfect as it makes such a difference rather than just plain paper-piecing, and then the bows and swirls... gorgeous! Altogether fabulous!

    Big Hugs
    Christine x

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  17. Oh wow Kat, this is such a stunner of a card hunni. I love everything about it, it's sooo pretty! I love her paper pieced dress which is just perfect for our challenge this week. I wish I could sew around the edges of my cards that neat - I need some lessons lol.

    Thank you for sharing and joining in with the fun at Sweet Stampin’ this week and good luck Kat. Hugs Janine xx

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  18. Beautiful card Kat. I love the shape, the pretty image, the paper piecing (her dress is fab) and the gorgeous papers.
    Perfect-a-mundo!
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  19. This is gorgeous Kat. I love the shape and pretty papers and Tilda looks fab in her paper pieced dress.
    Lorraine x

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  20. Totally fabulous, love it!...thanks for joining us at A Gem Of A Challenge!
    Helen x

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  21. What a beauty (and the card is too!!!)
    Love the muted colours and perfect paper piecing.
    Sounds like you've had a busy Easter weekend - but glad to hear there has been some crafty time too :o)
    Debs xx

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  22. This is a fabulous shaped card, such a wonderful design and lovely details.
    Thank you for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.
    Pauline
    x
    I have Birthday candy on my blog if you would like to take a look - http://craftingwithcotnob.blogspot.co.uk/

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  23. This is gorgeous,love your colouring of her hair too. Thanks for playing with us at Totally Tilda Challenge.
    Hugs Betty

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  24. WOW!!!! What a stunning creation!!!! I LOVE everything about it. The colours are beautiful and I love the calm feeling about it. Thanks for joining us this time at Totally Tilda and Friends and we hope that you will join us next challenge. Hugs, Brigitte

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  26. OOOOh Wow, isn't Tilda looking super glamorous, all 'dolled-up' for a night out. Love your paper piecing, Kat, and the way you have added that 'smidge' of shading really brings it to life. I also love the gorgeous lilac and kraft combo.

    Hugs,
    Jennifer. x

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  27. Love this. I love how you paper piece her dress I could never do that
    Thank you for joining in Totally Tilda
    Hugs
    Anny

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  28. This is so perfect, she looks so fabulous in her gorgeous paper-pieced dress! Love the beautiful shape too.
    Rebecca.
    x

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  29. Love the shape of your card! is this the concentric frilly frame #10?
    they are all so similar and confusing
    thanks
    Carol x

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  30. BEAUTIFUL card...I surely hope you will enter the Marvelous magnolia DT call, just 16 hours left to enter you favorite card from past creations!

    Rina Marvelous Magnolia DT Coordinator

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  31. You are such an amazing crafter. Truly fab x

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