The Latte Girls’ are back with another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop and this week it’s all things Pockets. So I decided to get my Envelope Punch Board working and make a pocket card for Christmas. I used the Candy Cane Lane Designer Series Paper from the Holiday Catalogue to make the pocket and band on the front of the pocket. The Envelope Punch Board makes it very easy to make a pocket like this and you just trip off one of… Read more »

Back again with another Latte Girls’ Blog Hop and this week Freshly Brewed Projects brings you projects with Foxy Friends. Make sure you check out the inspiration on Leonie and Narelle’s blogs and leave a comment while you’re there. We love to read your comments. The items for my card today came from this Little Foxy Suite as well as the Jolly Hat Builder Punch. Now I must tell you I borrowed the Foxy Friends Photopolymer Stamp Set from a… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls’ Team are bringing you projects to inspire you to use Washi Tape. But What Is Washi Tape? To put it simply, washi tape is a high quality masking tape made of rice paper. Rice paper is a bit of a troublesome term in and of itself but basically rice paper isn’t made of rice but usually out of other short, strong plant fibres. But more than that, washi tape is a material which is beautiful… Read more »

Today the Latte Girls have a Holiday Catalogue Sneak Peek and I decided on Christmas. (it’s only just over 16 weeks until Christmas, so time to get making those holiday projects. I also have another sneak peek from the Catalogue which isn’t Christmas/holiday related. I have used some Designer Series Paper from the 2016 – 2017 Annual Catalogue however the stamps are from the Holiday Catalogue which you may purchase from on September 1st. (That’s tomorrow!!!) I’ve used the Holly… Read more »

Back again with a Blog Hop with the Latte Girls who are bringing you a Freshly Brewed Spring Is Coming. It really is just around the corner. I’ve noticed all the wattles out in full bloom and many blossoms on trees too. It will be lovely to have weather which is a little warmer. Today’s card features flowers which remind you of Spring, right? I’ve used the Falling Flowers stamp set and the coordinating May Flowers Framelits Dies. The Designer… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are bringing you inspiration for Baby. Make sure you check out the other blogs in the hop to see their inspiration. Mine’s a quick card which features Sweet Sugarplum (you didn’t know it was one of my new favourite colours, did you?) and Copper Emboss Powder. I hope you like what I made. Here’s my Baby Bear which I stamped in Sweet Sugarplum first and then stamped over it with the next stamp in Versamark and… Read more »

Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop with the Latte Girls. This week we’re looking at Flowers and Blooms. Now I did promise to move on from Thoughtful Branches and I have. Today I’m featuring the Bunch of Blossoms Bundle today and tomorrow in my posts. Make sure you visit the other blogs in the hop to see their inspiration too. So here is my bunch of flowers which I have watercoloured on Watercolor Paper, in Sweet Sugarplum and Pear… Read more »

The Latte Girls have another showcase of inspiration this week using the Thoughtful Branches Bundle which is available this month only while stocks last. Here’s my card for this week’s Blog Hop. I originally saw this idea by Jo Anne Hewins and have changed the colours and Designer Series Paper. It would be a great card to give in person. I’ve used Pear Pizzazz for the stem and a layer of Rich Razzleberry for the under flower with the top… Read more »

Don’t you just love winter so you can get started on your Christmas Cards? This week the Latte Girls are bringing you inspiration for Christmas in July. I have 2 cards to share with you today. I’ve used Flourishing Phrases stamped in Old Olive and I’ve used a Cherry Cobbler Stampin’ Write Marker to colour the berries and added some Gold Wink of Stella to the leaves and a touch to the berries. The sentiment comes from the Flurry of… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are bringing you some inspiration using Stampin’ Up! Products which feature Feathers or Feathered Friends. Make sure you click the links below to see the inspiration from Leonie and Narelle. Here’s my card: Isn’t  this a fun card for a birthday? I’ve used the Decorative Label Punch for the sentiment and then sponged around the outside. You can change the way you punch something by attaching a Post – It Note and punching a couple of… Read more »