Thursday, December 18, 2014

How To Make a 3D Hot Air Balloon – Altered Christmas Box

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen,
As Christmas is just around the corner, I decided to alter a wooden box using some yummies from our store. Today I will be showing you how to make the 3d hot air balloon shown on it using some basic paper and trims from May Arts.
I have used many supplies randomly from my stash. I love utilizing each and every thing available in my craft room. If you love giving details to your projects, then this video tutorial is for you. Fasten your seatbelts and please join me at our YouTube Channel for a video tutorial on this project. 
Please click here for detailed post 
Thank you, Mallika 

Monday, December 15, 2014

May Arts Xmas Gift Wrapping Blog Hop

Hello Ladies,
Welcome to Day1 of Gift Wrapping Blog Hop with May Arts.
Start by the May Art's Ribbon blog to see all the awesomely cool ideas they came up with. And for your chance to win some fabulous fibers for your holiday wrapping.
Today I have a snow globe on a gift box for you. I have recycled a small box of Godiva Chocolates. 
I took snap ornaments from Michaels and used only one half. I used my cameo to cut the adorable house. I topped the glob with my May Arts Ribbons and voila my gift box is ready.
Hope you have a great day 

Friday, November 28, 2014


Hello Everyone,
Welcome to Christmas Blog Hop with Robin's Nest.

Please be sure to hop on over to the Chattering Robin's Blog and checkout everyone else's creations using Robin's Nest products and be sure to become a follower of each blog and leave a comment too for a chance to win a bottle of the Christmas Dew Drops because each blog will pick a winner. :-)

For my project I have made these beautiful gift bags with Robin's Nest Collection. 
I have used We R Memory Keepers punch boards and created these two different sized bags. I simply adore the Flower paper collection from Robin's Nest. These paper gift bags are so so perfect for gifting christmas treats , chocolates etc etc. 
I have accented the gift bags with some local trim and some Prima flowers. 
I hope you all have enjoyed my project.
Thankyou for visiting.
Remember to leave a comment and follow each blog for a chance to win a bottle of Christmas Dew Drops! Thanks for stopping by, hope your Saturday is awesome and enjoy creating!


Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Holiday Gift Box for The Robin's Nest

Hello Crafty Peeps

Welcome to Robin's Nest blog. Today I have another tutorial for you all ready at our amazing YouTube channel.
We will be making cute holiday pillow boxes which can be used for gifting candies , jewellery or maybe hanging as ornament. I will be using our fabulous holiday collection papers.
Please Click here to go directly to the video.

Thankyou for visiting
Have a great day

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Criss cross Headbands with May Arts

Hello Crafty Friends, 
This is your Prima Ribbonista Mallika here with a brand new tutorial.
Today we are going to learn a very interesting project called CrissCross Headbands. I love altering old dull products and turn them into something whimsical. Holiday season is just around the corner and these are so so perfect for gifting or maybe as an adornment for a flower girl. I have used various embellishments with yummy ribbons and made this fun yet simple project.You can use any of our beautiful ribbons and make it in your colour choice.I also added a bit of stickles in the end to make it a little sparkly.
Please join me here to go directly to the video.
I hope you all will enjoy it.
Love and Luck

May Arts Ribbons Used
Other Supplies 
  • Bare headbands
  • Flowers from Michales
  • Petaloo Flowers
  • Stickles
  • DollHouse Teacups
  • Tim Holtz Bow Die
  • Scraps of paper

Thursday, November 20, 2014

May Arts Kids Crafts Blog Hop - Day 2

Hello Ladies,
Welcome to Day2 of Kids Crafts Blog Hop by May Arts.
This blog hop like always is again full of inspirations and prizesz.
The ribbonistas will be showcasing beautiful projects. For this blog hop I decided to go forward with a Layout for a Baby Girl. I don't have kids at present but I hop to have one someday soon.
I love using Vibrant colours and this layout was perfect to use them all.
I hope you all will enjoy this hop :)

Here is the line up incase you have missed any of our talented designers.


Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Day 1 - Spellbinders 2014 Product Partner Holiday Blog Hop

Hello Ladies, 
Welcome to Day 1 of Spellbinders Holiday Blog Hop. This is Prima Ribbonista Mallika from May Arts today with another brand new tutorial and creation.
For this amazing blog hop I got a bunch of amazing intricate dies from Spellbinders to play with. Spellbinders is always an amazing company to work with. They have the best die cutting solutions in the entire market. Moving on to my project I have altered a box in my favourite Shabby Chic Style.
Please click here to go directly to my Video Tutorial where I am showing step by step on How I created this project.
Here is the link where you can catch up on details of this amazing Blog Hop.
I hope you all have enjoyed my project. Be sure to check out all the tutorials from amazing designes throughout the paper crafting industry to be eligible for Prize Drawing.
Products used - 

Other Product used - 
Plain christmas collection box from Michaels 
The corner shop paper pad from Tilda
Petaloo Flowers
Prima swirls 
First edition bella rose Paper pad 
Some local blings 

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

May Arts and Core'dinations blog hop - Day 2

Hello Everyone,
Welcome to the May Arts Ribbon / Core’dinations Blog Hop!
We have some great inspirations for all of you lined up today.

For this blog hop I have created a small tag using Chalk board penants from DCWV and layering it up with coordinators paper pad. Once my layering was finished I topped my project up with sone May Arts ribbons and Hobby lobby Flowers.

Be sure to check out the May Arts blog every day this week for inspiration and your chance to win a Core'dinations/May Arts Ribbon prize pack.


Monday, November 3, 2014

MayArts Ribbons - Artful Accents Blog Hop

May Arts Ribbon is excited to introduce a brand new collection of tags, banners & garland called Artful Accents!  These new goodies are the perfect addition to your crafty collection and are so much fun to create with — and, of course, decorate with ribbon!  
Naturally, there is a chance to win some of these new beauties of your own!   Ribbon Lady will  be giving away 2 prizes of 1 Artful Accents each – your choice

Please click here to go to the post where you can leave comment to be entered to win !
I am simply in love with new range of artful accents by May Arts. Playing with them is definitely joyful. I always struggle while making small banners and then tying them together but these solve my problem. I have used a lot of distressing and layering on my layout. I tried to pop it up with a little bit of flowers. I hope you all will enjoy this new line or artful accents as much as I do.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Lulupu Sparkle with Prima Blog Hop - Day 9

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen,
I welcome you all you the Day 9 of Lulupu Sparkle with Prima Blog Hop.
I am super excited and honoured to be part of this amazing blog hop with some really talented ladies.
You all should have come here from Hussena's Blog if not please click here to go to the start of the hop where all the details have been mentioned.
There are some fabulous prizes to be won.

For this blog hop I decided to use all my yummy goodies from the new releases of Prima Marketing.
I have prepared an altered canvas trying my best to utilize different mediums.
As a base I have used an A4 sheet from Cigar Box secrets. On top of that I have done some crazy stencilling using Memory box Stencils and the brand new Art Basics - Prima line of mediums by Finnabair. I have used Heavy gesso black and White Crackle texture paste. These mediums are fun to use and there is so so much yet to explore.

On top of the cigar box secret paper I have used ephemera collection of Forever Green. To add the grace I have also used 3d sticker from Epiphany collection. The beautiful Prima flowers are from multiple collections which were released recently.
I have also added the shabby chic metal treasure to compliment my project.

I hope you all have enjoyed looking at my project. Please do leave us a comment as there are Prizes to be won.

SURPRISE ALERT - First a hearty thankyou to my very old buddy Karuna who inspired me when I started Crafting and then honouring me to be GDT. Now to the surprise part I am giving away a Rs500 voucher to one lucky Indian participant in the Blog Hop. Clap Clap Clap !!

Thursday, October 16, 2014

May Arts Christmas Card Blog Hop

Hello Ladies,
Welcome to the Christmas Card Blog Hop organized by MayArts Ribbons.
We have two fun days filled with alot of Christmas ideas and inspirations. You must have landed on my blog from Mary's Blog. If not please click here to go directly to the start of blog hop.
Before I go further let me tell that as a Prize two lucky winners will be getting 2 spools each (one each day) from our Christmas Section.
For this blog hop I created a 6 by 6 Christmas card using Pion Design papers from Sweden and of course our lovely collection of ribbons from May Arts.
Our holiday ribbons are so so perfect for making cards , packaging gifts etc.
There are the ribbons used in the project 
3/4 Inch Ivory Canvas w/ Print Ribbon-413-34-08 Happy Holidays
The next line up for this blog hop we have very talented Lalo. Please click here to go to her blog.
Have a crafty weekend.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

May Arts Ribbon / Authentique Crafts / Imagine Crafts Blog Hop Day 4

Hello Crafty Friends,
Welcome to Day 4 of May Arts Ribbon / Authentique Crafts / Imagine Crafts Blog Hop.
Few weeks back I got my jaws dropped from an incredible package received from these wonderful companies.
This week is full of inspirations, ideas and of course Bumper Prizes.
For this amazing blog hop I decided to make a beautiful tag combining yummies from all the companies.

I have used the beautiful prints of Harmony collection by Authentique and rich inks from Imagine crafts to ink my edges.
Adding the grace to my tag is a beautiful bow made with the help of May Arts Ribbon.

I am simply in love with few prints of harmony collection which is basically is ephemera. These papers are so so perfect for fussy cutting.

Be sure to hop on over and visit Authentique & Imagine Crafts for even more crafty inspiration! 
Now, of course, we have a chance for you to win some goodies of your own!  We have 3 sets of prizes up for grabs, each composing of the following:

Here is the line up incase you have missed any :)





Hope you all have a great day.

Monday, September 1, 2014

Altered tray for Kameka

Hello friends,
Today I would like to share with you all a project using a lot of shabby goodness.
I altered a serving tray and turned it into something like this. I gave a easel for stand. I gifted this to my friend Kameka. I am beyond happy for the fact that she loved it.
It has alot of Prima Marketing Goodies, Some trims from local shops and Wild Orchid Flowers
I hope you all have enjoyed my post.