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 »

Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – 4-for-1 Masked Cards Welcome to another Latte Girls Freshly Brewed Blog Hop doing 4 for 1 Masked Cards this week and I think you’ll be surprised at the creative projects we share. Make sure you check the other blogs in the hop: Leonie Narelle Sandie Now, as the theme suggests we use one mask and create four cards from it. I watched Jennifer McGuire’s video on this technique. Looked easy, however I struggled to… Read more »

It’s my great pleasure to be involved in the 2nd Annual Pink Blog Hop this year/. I have 2 dear friends and my Brother In Law battling various cancers at the moment and I know their struggle is a difficult one. My prayers and thoughts are constantly with them. I try to send my friends an uplifting card each week as I  now live quite some distance away from them.  Being an Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator gives me the products and… Read more »

Theme Challenge Welcome to my Saturday Challenge with the Global Design Project 107 Theme Challenge. This is a great theme for a challenge as I believe we should live in a state of thankfulness and gratefulness. Make sure you visit the Global Design Project Blog to see the Design Team’s inspiration. You can also see what other challenge participants have shared. I have used 2017 – 2019 In Colors for my card in this Theme Challenge. The Paisleys & Posies Photopolymer… Read more »

Time To Celebrate Shaker Note Card Today we’re celebrating birthdays with Time To Celebrate Shaker Note Card which could also be used for Christmas or other celebrations by just changing the colours. The Note Cards are an ideal way to make this card and are on SALE at the moment. Whisper White Note Cards and Envelopes #131527 are Price: Normally $10.50 NOW $8.93 Psst–do you want to know the easiest way to make a card? Start with Note Cards & Envelopes. They’re ready for… Read more »