Saturday, April 26, 2014


Hello Everyone!!

I've two lovely Purple Onion Designs cards to share with you all.

I used POD-Wishing & A Beautiful Day! Sentiment Set.
Love this cute image!!
I did some no line watercoloring  with Distress markers for this card. 
Love the soft water colored look !!
The bold stripe DP is from Heidi Swapp paper pad.
I also added some rock candy distress glitter for a bit of sparkle.

 Next up is Birthday Wishes card.
I used POD- Birch Trees, Jackson & Bubbles, Johnny and Birthday Wishes for this card.
A cute little scene with Copic coloring and some stickles.

These cute stamps are now available in POD Store now.
Hop over to POD Blog for more inspiration!!!

Thanks for stopping!!!

Friday, April 25, 2014

Purple Onion Designs New Release!!!

Hello Crafty Friends!!!

Today Purple Onion Designs is releasing A Beautiful Day! stamp collection.
Its super cute stamp collection of 39 stamps...adorable images & beautiful sentiments.

For my card I used 4 stamps from A Beautiful Day! collection.
I did a lot of masking to create this adorable how it turned out!!!
The cute bunny is Willa. 

This card is for the following challenges...
Creative Knockouts : Anything Goes.

I've 6 more cards to share with make sure to check back during the weekned .
All the stamps are now available in POD store.
Make sure to check the limited time Special Deals for these collection.
Now hop over to POD Blog for more amazing DT samples.

Thanks for stopping by!!!

PTI April Bloghop!!!

Hello & Happy Friday Everyone!!

This month's theme is ...
I went with the applique technique ....did some hand stitching using the new PTI goodies.

I reached out for my fave Wet Paint set for sentiment.
For the applique butterfly I used PTI Seasonal Stitching Butterflies die set.
The lovely DP is from Simple Stories.

I also used PTI- Circle Scribbles set.
A little bit of watercoloring and some Heidi Swapp -Gold color shine splatters...a simple card!!

This card is also for the following challenges...
Sisterhood of Crafters  -  Things with wings.
CASology: Garden
... for me summer garden means lovely butterflies.

Hope you all like this card!!
Thanks for stopping by...
Enjoy the hop!

Wednesday, April 23, 2014


A Fab Giveaway!!
Release announcement - border 
A new stamp collection from the talented Stacey Yacula will be available this Friday, April 25th at 4:00 p.m. est. The new collection called A Beautiful Day! consists of 40 stamps.
Purple Onion Designs is having a giveaway of the entire A Beautiful Day! stamp collection .
To win check HERE.

Thanks for stopping by!!

Spring Blooms!!

Hello And Happy Hump Day!!!

Its me again playing with some of my new crafty goodies.... today I used the new Wplus9 - Spring Blooms set!!
This set is absolutely amazing!!!
 I think Wplus9 makes the best multi-layered stamps, its super easy to stamp, no special skill needed.

I created two cards for this week's ColourQ challenge....great color combo!!
A CAS card....
One of my crafty friend said "there is something missing in this card"...I kind of like it a lot, simple & clean.
Let me know if you all the feel like something missing too like it or don't ???
The sentiment is from Wplus9-Fanciful Feathers.

This card is for the following challenges...
ColourQ: Colors.

Simon Says Stamp: Keep it Clean and Simple..

For the next card I used the same color combo and Spring blooms set... 
The sketch is from Iwona's Sketchbook Saturday Challenge.
The sentiment is from Wplus9-Damask Doilies
Added lot of Wink of Stella glitter to the flower centers and the little images.

This card is for the following challenges...
ColourQ: Colors.

Thanks for stopping by!!!

Tuesday, April 22, 2014


Hi Friends!!

I'm back with the 2nd post of the day.
As you all know by now Nina Yang have her own stamp line now...called Waffle Flower Stamps!!
Her first release is Awesome!!!
I got a stamp set and 2 dies... Bowtiful Stamp set, Bowtiful die set and Tiny Heart die.
Love these products...they are amazing , and so is Waffle Flower's customer service!!
I used all them for this card.

The sketch is from Retro Sketches challenge.
The beautiful DP is from Studio Calico- Wanderlust collection.
I picked the Hero Arts inks that matched with the colors.
Also added some sequins , rhinestones and May Arts ribbon.

This card is for the following challenges..
Retro Sketches: Challenge #111
Fan-Tastic Tuesday -  Anything Goes + square.

Hope you all like this card!!
I'll see tomorrow with 2 more cards for few more challenges.

Thanks for stopping by!!

AEI♥U Challenge!!!

Hello Everyone!!
After a long time I spent my morning in craftroom. 
Played few of new goodies so there will be few post today.
I got few new sets from recent Avery Elle release.... BRUSHED set is my most favorite one!!!
I sentiment stamps and the hand written font in this set is amazing!
 I made two cards for this month's AEI♥U challenge color combo...
First up is the girl version...
I loooooooove this card...hope you all  like it too!
This color combo is amazing!!
This card is very shinny and sparkly in real...but again my poor photography skill didn't do enough justice to it :(
I combined few AE stamp sets for this card..." Beautiful" and the hearts are from AE-Love Notes set.and stitched line is from AE-To The Point set.
Just added few sequins ,rhinestones , stickles and wink of stella glitter for girly sparkle..

 Next one is masculine version of the color combo..
I used the big brush stroke stamp for the background.
Sentiment is also from the AE-Brushed set.
Kept it super simple with just a few enamel dots.

Both the cards are for the following challenges...
AEI♥U challenge #5: Color Combo.
Challenge 5
Moxie Fab World:Hip on Handwriting Challenge.

Thanks for stopping byI'll back later with one more card for a fab challenge.
Thanks for stopping by!!

Monday, April 21, 2014

CAS cards!!

Hello Everyone!!!

Hope you all had a lovely Easter weekend !!!
I had a busy yet fun weekend!
 Spring break is over,kids are going back to school today.

 I have a few Casual Fridays Stamps card to share with you all.
CFS has a great collection of sentiment stamps...I sentiment stamps so I used few fab sets to create this card.
I used 4 CFS sets .....  AmazeballsRadExclamations and Wait For It.
Just added a narrow strip of PP from Carta Bella -Its a Celebration collection and few splatters of gold mist.

This card is for the following challenges...
Dream Valley - Say it with words.
4 Crafty Chicks -sentiment only.
Aud Sentiments Challenge - Sentiment for a friend.

Next up is super CAS card... 
I used CFS-Tech Talk set .
Just added few splatters of Studio Calico mist and paper clip.

This card is for the following challenges...
CASology : Note.
Pile It On - No DP.

Check out CFS Blog for more inspirations!!!
Thanks for stopping by!

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Pastels & Polka Dots!!!

 Hello Crafty Friends!!!

There are so many wonderful challenges....and so lil' crafty time I've lately :(
Today I'm playing along with a FAB challenge...

Theme is butterfly....
I love CAS card so I went with Clean & Layering style.
Loooove this MFT Cover plate.....polka dots are my favorite .
The gorgeous butterfly is from Heidi Swapp , I sponged 3 of my fave Distress ink on it.
The flair button is from The Sweet Stamp Shop.
Just added a bit of gold mist and few sequins....simple card!
I love this card ...hope you all like it too!!!!

This card is for the following challenges...
The Card Concept: Butterfly.
One Crazy Stamper - Anything Goes.

Thanks for stopping by!!!

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Poppy Sketches!!!

Hello Everyone!!!

Today I have a card for Laura's Poppy Sketches challenge.
A lovely sketch with fab color combo!!!

I used butterflies from Papertrey ink stamp set and the sentiment from Simon Says Stamps.
Love the Mama Elephant- Landscape Trio dies...makes the perfect cloud borders.
I also added punched butterflies...I used Martha Stewart punches for it.

This card is for the following challenges..
Poppy Sketches: Sketch + color.
Crafty Calendar - Things with wings.

Hope you like this card!
Did I mention that Purple Onion Designs is having a Quick Flash Sale
Flash Sale - 20 off

Thanks for stopping by!!!

CFS April New Release Day#3!!!

Hello Everyone!!!

Today we're sharing the last peek of CASual Fridays Stamps April Release.
We've another wonderful die ....
This die can be used just by itself and it also coordinates with CFS-Casual Elegance set.

I used this die a bit differently....
The vine is perfect for making a wreath.
I used some SEI-Gold Chevron paper and vellum to diecut the vines, then adhered it in circular form to make this wreath.
The sentiment is from CFS-Countdown set.

This card is for the following challenges...
The Crazy Challenge - Bling it up.

Make sure to check out CFS Blog for stunning DT creations and all the release info.
Thanks for stopping by!!!

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

CFS April New Release Day#2!!!

Hello Everyone!!

Welcome to Day#2 of Casual Fridays Stamps new release peeks!!!
Today we're introducing another fab die set...
This die set coordinates with CFS-Lotsa Links set .

Here is my CAS card ....
As water coloring is super trendy nowadays...I used it for this card.
These dies are super fun to create with...they great by themselves with the stamp set even.
The sentiment is from CFS- Butterbows set.

This card is for the following challenges..
Craft Your Passion - No designer paper.
Crafty Bloggers Network - Diecuts/embossing.

Don't forget to check out CFS Blog for more fabulous DT inspirations!!!!

Thanks for stopping!!!

Monday, April 7, 2014


Hello Crafty Friends!!!

Here is a quick post with a fun card for some great challenges...
I ♥ this stamp set from paper Smooches.... HOOTIES!!
Super cute owl images!!!

The sentiment is from  PS-Happy Birthday set.
Stamp the sentiment with two of my fave distress inks...Mowed Lawn and Peacock Feathers.
I paper pieced the the owl, polka dotted owl..super cute isn't it???
I also used some balloons from the PS-Flirty Frames.
Timeless Twine's Key Lime Sorbet baker's twine is a perfect match for the distress ink combo.
I love how is card turned out...what do you say????

This card is for the following challenges...
Paper Smooches Sparks- Anything Goes.
Simon Says Challenge: Happy Birthday.
Shopping Our Stash : Paper Piecing.

Thanks for stopping by...I'll be back tomorrow with another CFS peek.

CFS April New Release Day#1!!

Hello & Happy Monday Everyone!!

Its time for CASual Fridays Stamps New Release...
...this month we've a fun release, no Stamps  but # awesome dies sets!!!
Today we're introducing...
STALK UP Fri-Dies.

This die set are great by itself and it also coordinates with Beanstalks set. 
Here is my card...
I have simple card with lots of patterned paper from Simple Stories.
The sentiment is from CFS-Big Thanks set.

This card is for the following challenges...
The Paper Players - Three Spree.
Stamping Sensations - Dies/ Punches.
Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything goes.

Hop over to CFS Blog to see amazing DT creations.
Thanks for stopping by!!!