Quick, Easy Cards

Remember yesterday’s post using the Memories & More Sweet Soiree Card Pack? Well I’m back today, as promised with the video. Quick, Easy Cards  are what we’re all about often as we all seem to be so time poor. This video tutorial walks you through the process I used to make these two cards in under 15 minutes. You could probably save more time. Here’s the card from yesterday: Now sit back and watch the video to see how I did… 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 »

Sweet Soiree Embellishment Kit

Sweet Soiree Embellishment Kit is what the Latte Girls are bringing you today. This is such a beautiful kit which is part of the Sweet Soirée suite. I’m sure you will love the projects in today’s blog hop. Make sure you visit all the blogs in the hop and leave a comment on each blog as you go. We do appreciate comments. Here are my projects for this week’s Sweet Soiree Embellishment Kit blog hop. First off I have a card for you…. Read more »

I’m sharing a card made with the Sweet Soirée Embellishment Kit today. I seem to be all out of sync with my posts this week and I do apologise and I will try to get myself back into a routine. I’m hopefully going to volunteer at a local Community Centre and so I’m off tomorrow to have the mandatory Police Check and Working With Children Check and maybe do a bit of shopping or is it retail therapy? Sweet Soirée Embellishment… Read more »

Mini Handbag Sweet Soirée

Today we make this Mini Handbag Sweet Soirée using the stamps and Framelits from the Sweet Soirée Bundle and some of the Sweet Soirée Specialty Designer Series Paper. It’s a fun little project which could be made for any young person to carry their precious things in. Mini Handbag Sweet Soirée Bag 1 This was my prototype so to speak and after ironing out some glitches was ready to photograph and display. I’ve used Berry Burst and Marina Mist inks and Whisper White… 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 »

Mini Gable Box

There are these great Mini Gable Boxes available in the Occasions Catalogue. Very easy to put together and fantastic for a range of gifts, treat and occasions.Use them as they are or dress them up as I have done. Here’s my Mini Gable Box: I’ve put it through the Big Shot with one of the Petal Pair Textured Impressions Embossing Folders. There are 2 folders in this set, one is more floral and this one with petals. I just left the Mini… Read more »

Colour Inkspiration #24 a

I have another entry for a challenge today – Colour Inkspiration #24.  This one, I found a real challenge but I do hope you like what I came up with. Gorgeous colours, really but never the less a bit challenging. Want to see what I did with these colours? Colour Inkspiration #24 So, I’ve used the Marbled Background stamp and swiped Tranquil Tide, Cherry Cobbler, Blushing Bride and Pool Party over it in that order. I love how the Cherry Cobbler… Read more »

Global Design Project #117 Colour Challenge 1

Hello, it’s time for a challenge – the Global Design Project #117 Colour Challenge, in fact. Some gorgeous colours this week. Mind you aren’t they all gorgeous? The Stampin’ Up! colours that is. Now, while I have your attention, please make sure you visit the Global Design Challenge Blog to see the design team inspiration. While you’re there check out the projects of the other entrants in the challenge. Now, I bet you thought I’d make a Christmas card, didn’t you?… Read more »