Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Tilda with blanket

Hello there crafters,
last week I was discharged from the hospital. The operation went well and the metal paque has finally been removed from my leg. I still have pain, but I hope it will numb as time goes by.
It has taken me a while to complete the Tilda card I want to share with you today. It's for a colleague of mine who had a baby girl some 10 days ago whom he and his wife have named Alice. It will go with the bib I'm cross-stitching with the baby's name on it.
I've chosen one of my all-time favourite colour combos for this cards, that is pink and brown. Dark brown always looks like black on my photos, aarghh!! Some nestie dies, optical designer paper, a Martha Stewart heart punch, some ribbon and flowers made the rest. It's a rather busy card compared to my usual standards, but I think it looks nice, and then it will be hand-delivered, so no postage worries this time, hooray!! LOL
Thanks for stopping by and have a nice day.
Happy crafting, Vittoria


  1. Wow...this is gorgeous Vicky!! What a lovely card! So cute my dear! I am sure your collegue will love it!!

  2. I just love this card style.. I have never done it but you have inspired me!
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    DT Member,

    1. Thank you for your nice comment on my Tilda card, Rina. It was much appreciated!

  3. Oh wow, such a beautiful card!! Lovely paper and a sweet image!!Thanks for playing along with us at SSC this week! Hope you'll join us again soon for some more challenge fun!
    Greetings Elise

  4. she's adorable! love this card....beautifully made! the charm is so cute!

    thanks for playing at Stamptacular Sunday!

  5. A beautiful card!

    Thanks for joining us at the Pretty Little Ribbon Shop challenge.

    Sarah x