Monday, 6 December 2010

Christmas Eve Tilda

    Hi, everyone!

    Eventually, I've succeeded to finish my card for the Magnolia-licious inspirational challenge. I thought I wouldn't make it with all the Christmas cards that had to be finished in time but I didn't want to miss the challenge either. The image provided for the challenge is absolutely very inspirational, I had tons of ideas in my head but I couldn't even make up my mind which Tilda to use. In the end, I went for the lovely Christmas Eve Tilda partly because I haven't used it in a while, partly because I needed a present there.

    The papers are digital from Webster's Pages - Waiting for Santa Collection. The flowers and the presents are made by myself. I've already given the details of how I made the roses in a previous post; the presents are pieces of plastic cut from an eyelets storage box - which you can see in the picture, just to have an idea,
- then I used the napkin technique to add the ˝clothing˝ and added some gold peel-offs on them. The other embelishments are Marianne design  swirls  and McGill pine leaf punch which I rarely leave out of my cards. The lace is from my stash and the sentiment is computer generated (the Romanian equivalent for ˝Merry Christmas!˝).
    The challenges I'm entering are:
    Magnolia-licious - Inspiration Challenge
    Stamp Something - Christmas Color Combo
    Dutch Dare Card Challenges - Christmas Card/Tag/Ornament
    Just Magnolia Challenge Blog - Anything goes with Sparkle
    Secret Crafter - Christmas
    Crafty Ann - Christmas 

    Thanks for visiting! Have a lovely week!

    Hugs, iulia


Barb Hardeman said...

How adorable! Love your hand made prezzies and roses! A lovely card...

LindaC said...

Love Tilda holding the present and your tree.Thanks for playing along with Magnolia-licious Challenge. Hope to see you next time (which starts tomorrow!). Linda C

Ann Whitfield said...

Adorable card - love the 3D presents Thank you for joining us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

Myrna said...

I've always loved this image. Nice job on your card. Like your embellies.

Peggie said...

Cute card. Great idea for the presents.

Candy said...

Your card looks like Christmas morning to me, or Christmas Eve with Tilda delivering her gift!! How smart of you to make the 3 D presents!!! Tilda is coloured beautifully :o) Love your papers and always love your hand made flowers! Your lace is lovely as well.
Thank you so much for joining us at Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog :o)
Hugs, Candy

Pat said...

Hi Iulia...your card is such fun!!! I'm so glad you got it finished in time for this fortnight's challenge! It's absolutely adorable!! I love the DPs and your Tilda (of course)...and I especially love the packages by the tree!! Thanks so much for joining in the fun here at Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog!! Pat Frank

Sandy said...

Hey "myself" I adore your flowers - the presents are nice too but the flowers are outstanding. This card is just as cute as it can be.

Sharon said...

Your card is absolutely stunning and the extra work with those prezzies definitely paid off... a super card. hugs Sharon

Only By His Grace said...

Oh my Julia,
You have done a super job on this card. I love the little presents you have made. How innovative.
Thank you for such kind comments on my blog.
Hugs Maz

Anette said...

Such a cute card! Thanks for joining us at DDCC.

Fran said...

Beautiful card! Hugs,Fran

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