At Convention this year we were able to get a sneak peek at the new In Colors for 2011 to 2013. The In Colors for 2010 to 2012 stay with us for another 12 months and we have the new ones to add to the In Color selection. Now if you want to wait until the new Idea and Catalogue Book is released in Australia, please don’t look any further. However, if you’re waiting with baited breath to see what… Read more »

I love the little plants in the Pocket Silhouettes set. I decided to use them a bit differently for this card that would suit any occasion. Recipe:Blushing Bride cardWhisper White cardPerfect Polka Dot Textured Impressions folderBig Shot5/8″ Whisper White satin ribbonPocket Silhouette stamp setPear Pizazz Classic Stampin’ InkPear Pizazz Stampin’ Write markerMelon Mambo Stampin’ Wrtie markerDimensionals  All products and images Stampin’ Up MethodCut your oval in approximately the centre of your card frontPut the card front through the Big Shot… Read more »

Features & Benefits • High-quality ribbon • Coordinates with exclusive Stampin’ Up! colours • Perfect accents for projects • Great for gift wrapping, gift tags, hair bows, and more Grosgrain Ribbon Solid colour Available in 2 widths: 1/4″ (6.4 mm) and 5/8″ (1.6 cm) Approximately 13.7 m per spool 100 percent polyester Both widths available in Basic Black, Certainly Celery, Daffodil Delight, Early Espresso, Marina Mist, Night of Navy, Old Olive, Pretty in Pink, Pumpkin Pie, Real Red, Rich Razzleberry,… Read more »

Promotion Dates: 1- 31 July, 2011 Promotion Details: Spend $100 and receive an exclusive product bundle for free–a $31.95 value! Bundle includes: White 1/4″ (6 mm) grosgrain ribbon with repeating flower designs. Approximately  13,7 m. 48 flower buttons. 16 each in 3 colours (Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo and Pacific Point). Approximately 1/2″ (1,3 cm). Contact me to make your order and go into the draw to win a free stamp set from me. Remember, your creativeness is only limited by your… Read more »

 I’ve been playing with fairly neutral colours and this is what I came up with. I’m trying to come up with some ideas that could double as wedding/anniversary/special occasion cards. You never know when you may need one and it also adds to the variety of samples I have. Recipe: 119247 Jewels – Basic Pearls 101179 Classic Stampin’ Ink Pad – Black 116807 Platinum Shimmer Paint 113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine $179.95 120175 Vintage Wallpaper Textured Impressions Folder 104430 Stampin’… Read more »

Remember back to last month when I shared these card fronts I made as swaps for Stampin’ Up! Convention 2011? They only had 3 Sweet Peas per card. I found some ‘left-overs’ and decided at long last to use the bits up and make a couple more cards. (I made 50 before and I was over it:))I forget whose blog I saw how to make these flowers but they are very easy.  You can click here to find out how… Read more »

All products and images are Stampin’ Up!® I just love this Hostess set. You can do so many things with it. This time I’ve made a “Thank-You” card. I’ve hand cut around the image and layered it onto the card with Dimensionals. I love this new punch as well. Recipe: 120907 Decorative Label Extra-Large Punch $33.95 120118 (level 1 Hostess) Because I Care104430 Stampin’ Dimensionals (300) $7.50104332 SNAIL Adhesive $12.95 113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting Machine $179.95117335 Perfect Polka Dots $15.95105106… Read more »

All products and images are Stampin’ Up!® Here’s another project from my Big Shot 2 Class. The ladies enjoyed making this project. You could use it for any occasion. Recipe:120127 Silhouette Sentiments  (Level 1 Hostess Set)101301 Pretty in Pink Classic Stampin’Ppad $11.95106568 Pretty in Pink A4 Card Stock $13.95117152 Patterns Designer Series Paper Stack $37.95 114616 Whisper White 5/8″ (1.6 cm) Satin Ribbon $16.95104294 Sticky Strip $12.95117335 Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions Folder $15.95 113462 Scallop Envelope* $42.95113439 Big Shot Die-Cutting… Read more »

All products and images are Stampin’ Up!® In my Big Shot Class 2 last week we made one of the little milk cartons. I decided to finish the project by making a little basket to hold 2 cartons in. The one outside the basket has a sentiment on it. These would be a great gift filled with little chocolates. Recipe:117310 Mini Milk Carton* $62.95113463 Top Note** $42.95119856 Scallop Oval Extra-Large $33.95119863 1-3/8″ x 5/8″ (3.5 x 1.6 cm) Oval Large… Read more »

Achieve spectacular effects using a Stampin’ Write marker with this convenient tool. The tool mists the ink from the marker to create a spattered look. 107066 Color Spritzer Tool $24.95  page 143 I hope this inspires you to get your Spritzer out and see how these tips work for you.  And if you don’t have on yet, maybe it is time to put it on your wish list!! Better yet, click here to order your Color Spritzer today! Remember, your… Read more »