Critters. I’m sure there’s a poem about Critters, however I digress. Today the Latte Girls have pleasure in bring you all things Critters. We have a couple of stamp set which could be used for Critters, so I do hope you enjoy he inspiration today. We love to read your comments each time you visit our blogs, we appreciate the time you take in leaving comments. OK, so I don’t have any of the creepy crawly type Critters or even those which sing… Read more »

National Craft Month Blog Hop

Welcome to another International Blog Hop for National Craft Month Blog Hop. I’m sure you’ll get lots of inspiration from all the wonderful Stampin’ Up! Projects you see. Make sure you visit all the blogs in the hop. I decided to make a Note Card set and put them all in the acetate card box which carried over from the Holiday Catalogue. National Craft Month Blog Hop Note Card Gift Set I’ve really just used up some pieces of A Whole… Read more »

What's Black & White?

Today I’m bringing you something a little different – What’s Black & White? No, it’s not a newspaper, a zebra or the answer you were thinking of to some joke you told as a child. It’s Beautiful You of course. OK it does have a hint of Melon Mambo. What do you think? What’s Black & White? This is quite a quick and easy card to make and if you wanted a lot of feminine type cards, you could easily make… Read more »

Decorated Sure Do Love You Box

Today’s we’re looking at Decorated Sure Do Love You Box. Now I understand many of you may think the Sure Do Love You Bundle was aimed at Valentines Day, which is today. However, I have taken a different tack with the one I make in the video today. I also share some handy tips and tricks. Decorated Sure Do Love You Box This was the first sample I made and it could be used for anyone you love and not just… Read more »

GDP #121 Colour Challenge

Welcome to the GDP #121 Colour Challenge for this week. Just sneaking in under the wire. Do you ever have one of those days when you have a whole lot planned and hardly any get completed? That was me yesterday. I managed to get to projects made but alas finished this one too late to photograph. So, I decided to do the blog post and wait for the sun to shine for the photography. So this week’s GDP #121 Colour Challenge is… Read more »

Lots Of Lavender

Lots Of Lavender which is a FREE Sale-A-Bration stamp set with a qualifying order, it the subject of today’s video. I have three cards to share with you today, only one of which I demonstrate. Lots Of Lavender Card 1 The card base is Powder Pink as is the Stitched Shapes Framelits Dies oval. I fussy cut the rest after colouring with a Blender Pen and inks. You can see the colouring better in this image. I then placed it… Read more »

ESAD 2018 Occasions Catalogue & Sale-A-Bration Blog Hop

  Welcome to another ESAD 2018 Occasions Catalogue & Sale-A-Bration Blog Hop . I’m sure you’ll be inspired by all the beautiful creations of our members. Grab a cuppa, sit back and enjoy …   I’ve used a Blender Pen with the ink pads and coloured the images on the gift box which is stamped in Versamark and heat embossed with Silver Emboss Powder. You should try this technique as it’s quite easy and using colours in the same hue makes it… Read more »

Celebrate D.S.P. For the month of October we will Celebrate D.S.P. Why? Stampin’ Up! have a great promotion going. Buy 3 get 1 FREE (for selected designs). FREE is great isn’t it? Look at what’s on offer: I’ll place a chart at the end of this post but isn’t this a terrific offer? So, for October I’m going to try and post ideas to use your Designer Series Paper and today’s Quick & Easy Tutorial is brought to you with that in… Read more »

Beautiful You GDP #105_2

Today’s Quick and Easy card revolves around Beautiful You GDP #105. I decided to do this colour challenge as they use colours from the Orange palette and those who know me, know they’re not colours I’m comfortable using. They’re lovely colours and Stampin’ Up! have so many products which coordinate with each other. So here’s my card using Beautiful You GDP #105. I’ve used Tangerine Tango for the outline and Peekaboo Peach to colour the dress. Lemon Lime Twist and a Blender… Read more »

I have a video for you today which looks at a Background Technique which is quick and easy and takes few supplies. Background Technique Yes, the front of the card is Watercolor Paper stamped with Basic Grey Archival Ink and they coloured using Bermuda Bay, Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo and Old Olive ink pads and a Blender Pen.  However, I want you to look at the background, behind the Well piece. Don’t recognise the stamp? That because it’s not a stamp… Read more »