Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Baby Wipe Technique   Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Baby Wipe Technique is this week’s blog hop.This is such a fun technique and quite easy to do too. The Latte Girls have pleasure in bringing you projects using this fun technique. Make sure you visit all the Latte Girls in the Hop this week: Leonie Libby – You Are Here Narelle Fasulo Sandie Morthern Here are my projects: This reminds me of summer… Read more »

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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 »

Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Stampin’ Blends These new Stampin’ Blends are so exciting. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on them in the pre-order. So the Latte Girls are bringing you Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Stampin’ Blends.  Now you can download the information brochure HERE. Here’s my project using the NEW Stampin’ Blends: I could have used the Color Me Happy Project Kit and Stamp Set but decided to show you other stamp images you can… 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 »

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 »

Global Design Project #GDP108 This week at Global Design Project #GDP108 it is CASE (Copy And Share Everything) the designer, Brian King. It’s a great design to CASE and I decided to make a non-traditional Christmas Card. Here’s Brian’s design: I decided on Lemon Lime Twist and Powder Pink with the Year of Cheer Designer Series Paper. I added some Rhinestones as well. Let me know what you think. I’ve used the Layering Squares Framelit dies for the sentiment piece and… Read more »

CAROLS OF CHRISTMAS CAMPER CARD This is the sample of the Carols of Christmas Bundle versatility:  a friendship card with a camping theme! It’s still just right for the holidays here in Australia where it will soon be summer. Looks great, doesn’t it? It just shows you how you need to keep an open mind about your stamp sets and ensure you use them as much as you can. Most are more versatile than you realise. Have a play. Carols… Read more »