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Dragonfly Dreams GDP#110 Time for another challenge entry and this one is for the Global Design Project #110 which is a sketch challenge this week. I decided my design was going to use Watercolor Paper, for my Dragonfly Dreams GDP#110 challenge card and use one of the images from Dragonfly Dreams to ‘split’ my card front down the middle. So, I wet the Watercolor Paper and went to work stamping in Island Indigo and Perfect Plum either side of the centre of… Read more »

Foil Frenzy Christmas

Foil Frenzy Christmas Are you ready for a Foil Frenzy Christmas type of card? Well that’s what I have for you today. This Foil Frenzy Specialty Designer Series paper is seriously gorgeous. It’s more the weight of card stock so you could use it quite easily to make sturdy Gift Bags (use the Gift Bag Punch Board) and boxes (use the Envelope Punch Board). However, today I’ve chosen to use it with Carols of Christmas and a few other Stampin’ Up!… Read more »

Tiny Gift for Coffee Lover

Tiny Gift for Coffee Lover This Tiny Gift for Coffee Lover will have you making them for all types of occasions for all your acquaintances. It’s quick and easy and doesn’t require many supplies. Doesn’t it look too cute for words? Easy and quick to make, you’ll be churning them out in no time. Here’s a photo of the side of the Tiny Gift for Coffee Lover. OK so the back of this one isn’t too neat. Sorry about that. See we… Read more »

Package and Card Solution My Package and Card Solution today is a Gift Box in a Card. Now this is the perfect card to make when you want to hand someone a small gift with the card. I have made Christmas Cards for my Package and Card Solution, however, they’d be suitable for any occasion. I did share all the measurements and so on in Sunday’s ESAD Blog Post, so I won’t share them again today. So these are the 3 I’ve… Read more »

Get a Great Card made in under Fifteen Minutes Today’s Quick & Easy Tutorial – Get a Great Card made in under Fifteen Minutes, will have you making these cards by the bundle and using them for many different occasions. As always, for Quick & Easy Cards, there’s a downloadable file at the end of the post. Here’s the card: You could use this card for a Birthday, Masculine Card, Happy Holiday, Welcome Summer, I can even see my almost 3… Read more »

It’s my great pleasure to be involved with the ESAD 2017 Holiday Catalogue Fancy Folds and 3D Projects blog hop. With all the talent of Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from Australia and New Zealand I’m sure you’ll pick up some great ideas from the creations shared. This is known as a Gift Box in a Card. I found it on Pinterest and I believe Sandy Carlson made it for those on the Thailand Incentive Trip. I’ve altered it so it will… Read more »

Global Design Project #109 This week at the Global Design Project #109 Challenge it’s a wonderful Colour Challenge of Old Olive, Gold and Black. The design team have come up with some wonderful inspiration so make sure you check it out.   So after much scratching of head for ideas and searching of stamp and dies, I came up with an idea in my head which originally included the Pansy Punch, however they were too big for what I wanted. So,… Read more »

Merry Café Gift Card Holder This is my Quick & Easy Card Tutorial for this week – Merry Café Gift Card Holder. I think you’ll really like it and be able to make quite a lot for your gift giving needs for Christmas. Let me know what you think. (It’s not my original design but I have adapted it for metric for you). I’ve used a combination of stamp sets including Coffee Café , Merry Café  and Carols of Christmas. I’ve used D.S.P…. Read more »

Coffee Café Treat Box

Coffee Café Treat Box Today we’re going to make this Coffee Café Treat Box using the Coffee Break Designer Series Paper and the Coffee Café Photopolymer stamp set and Framelits Bundle. It’s quite quick to make and you could make a lot of them in a short time by having everything pre-cut and scored. Here’s a view of the inside of the box: I’ll add all the measurements below the video. So sit back and watch and I thank you for allowing… Read more »

It’s Wednesday which means the Latte Girls are bringing you some new creations. This week it’s Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Projects with DSP Stampin’ Up! have a great offer on D.S.P. at the moment. Buy 3 get 1 FREE. We all love FREE stuff don’t we? There’s even some Christmas D.SP. in the sale so you can make cards, 3D projects like treat holders, gift bags and boxes plus you can Scrapbook with them and even wrap your gifts in… Read more »