Samstag, 13. August 2011

Hello Kitty "sweet" box and video tutorial

Here is my sweet box with a "Hello Kitty" design.

"Hello Kitty": Cricut Expression - Hello Kitty greetings cartridge from Provocraft cut at 1 3/4".

Measurements of the box: Grungeboard - Paperboard - cut 1 x

 Inside boxes - cut 2 x       /  ------ = score  /    green areas: cut off

Cardstock outside: 6" x  3"
Paper inside: 5 2/8" x 2"

August RAK card and birthday card

I´ve received this wonderful RAK August card from Debbie two days ago. This triangle card is so lovely !!! Thank you Debbie :-)

And this card came from Barbara for my 40th birthday end of June... sorry, Barbara, I forgot to post it... but I really felt like a queen that day :-)

Montag, 8. August 2011

July RAK card

Today I´ve received this beautiful RAK club card from Linda. Wonderful papers and such a cute stamp and rosette ! You did a great job, Linda :-)

Samstag, 6. August 2011

Sweet box with cat

I´ve made another sweet box to give to a friend I´ll going to see tomorrow. She has a little cat so I thought that this would be a nice little present. I´m going to make a video for this box...

Paper Cutz Challenge #103 "School Days - 1,2,3"

I´ve made this "sweet book" to enter the Paper Cutz Challenge #103 "School Days-1.2.3. It will be a sweet WELCOME to the new teachers in our school.


I got this "sweet" idea from Nicola. Her blog is in german but you should really stop at her blog... Her projects are gorgeous (wonderful boxes) !!!

Freitag, 5. August 2011

Paper Rosettes - Part 2

Enjoy the 2nd part of my video about how to make and embellish paper rosettes :-)

Have a wonderful and sunny Weekend !

Donnerstag, 4. August 2011

An angel sending smiles

I planned to post today the 2nd part of my Paper Rosettes´video... well it is still uploading and my clock tells me that I have to go to bed now (it´s 1.00 am) But I quickly show you the RAK card of June that I had to send again (now in August) because the 1st one didn´t find its way to UK... but to Malaysia, and India... and then back to Luxembourg ! And believe it or not, I REALLY put the correct UK-address on to the enveloppe !!!

The card measures 6" by 6 " / black: 5 3/8" by 5 3/8" / white: 5 1/2" by 5 1/2"
Cardstock: SU Pink, black and whisper white
Stamps: Magnolia rubberstamp "Angel Tilda" and "Sending smiles messages" by Hero arts
Ink: SU Pretty in pink  and basic grey
Cuttlebug embossing folder
Spellbinders nestabilities "Eyelet circles"
Prima flowers white and pink
Pink glam rocks: I-rock stencil kit
Ice stickles and champagne mist by SU

Have a wonderful day (or night, depending on where you´re living :-))

Mittwoch, 3. August 2011

Video tutorial: Paper Rosettes - Part One

Part 1 of my video tutorial how to make paper rosettes.

Ø 2” flower: 1” x 6” paper strip
Ø 2 ½ ”  flower: 1 ⅜ ” x 10” paper strip
Ø 2 ¾ ” flower: 1 ½ ” x 12” paper strip
The diameter may change a little bit if you punch a border before folding.

Hope you enjoy :-)

Paper Rosettes

Hi ladies :-.) Yesterday, I made this bunch of paper flowers to embellish future cards.  I´ll make a video this afternoon about how I´ve made the flowers, some measurements and some tricks how to decorate them.

Have a great day !