True Gentleman Cube Box

Today’s is the last in my series using the True Gentleman suite of products from the 2018 Occasions Catalogue. The True Gentleman Cube Box is a quick little box which will fit a myriad of things in it. Don’t just think it’s for the guys, change it to suit the special occasion you want it for – birthday, baby, anniversary, engagement etc. Stampin’ Up! carry many Designer Series Papers and paper stacks which would be great to use on what I… Read more »

Truly Tailored Diamond Shaped Box 4

Today’s project is a Truly Tailored Diamond Shaped Box which I’m sure you’ll love. It’s a little bit different to the usual boxes but very easy to make. Here’s one view of one of the boxes. This may look difficult, but believe me it’s not. Here’s another view of the same box. Now, watch the video. If you like it, please give it a thumbs up and subscribe to my YouTube Chanel.   Such a great little box which would hold… Read more »

Card Suite True Gentleman

Today we make cards! Card Suite True Gentleman is a suite of 8 cards, 2 each of 4 designs plus 2 more cards all using the True Gentleman Suite of Products. Here’s one of the ‘extra’ cards i share with you today Card Suite True Gentleman Card This is a tent folding card: A4 x 10.5 cm or 11″ x 4 1/4″ scored and folded in the centre. The Designer Series paper is 14.8 cm x 10.5 cm or 5 1/2″… Read more »

Another video for you today and this is a Squash Box for True Gentleman Still. You can make your own patterned paper using the Truly Tailored stamp set and finish it off with Night of Navy 3/8: or 1 cm Corduroy Ribbon and a tag using the Tailored Tag Punch. Doesn’t it look great? You could fit all sorts of surprises in this. I will share all the templates and basics below the video. Watch it now to see how to… Read more »

True Gentleman 3

Today is the first day of my True Gentleman series. It’s the first of 5 posts with videos all using the True Gentleman suite of products. I do hope you like my True Gentleman series and would love to read your comments and for you to shop with me.   So, this is the packaging solution we’re going to make today. I will upload the template below the video along with the instructions but I encourage you to watch the video to see… Read more »

Colour INKspiration #22 & #23 Welcome to Libby Stampz and a Colour INKspiration Blog Hop !  It’s Wednesday night and  I’m joining up with the crew to be a guest designer for the 22nd & 23rd Colour INKspiration Challenge. Just in case you haven’t heard, Colour INKspiration Challenges are on Facebook and there are two challenges every month.  Join us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month for a brand new colour palette. Colour INKspiration #22 It’s my younger brother’s 60th Birthday soon, so I thought… Read more »

Deck The Halls

Deck The Halls My card for the Holidays today is Deck The Halls ready for Christmas. The card I have is a CASE from the Holiday Catalogue. I’m sure you’ll like. It would make a great masculine card or change the Designer Series Paper and ink colours to make a more feminine looking card. I’ve used some Designer Series Paper from Merry Little Christmas. You could swap it out for any of the Stampin’ Up! Designer Series Paper packs. There are… Read more »

Happy Birthday Gorgeous

Gorgeous Happy Birthday – Quick & Easy Card Tutorial Today’s card I’ve called Gorgeous Happy Birthday as that’s the stamp set we’re using. I think you’ll find today’s card suitable for a male with the colours I’ve used, even though it has flowers on it. I’ll give you some other colour combinations you could use at the end of the post which will still use Foil Frenzy Specialty Designer Series Paper. You could change the stamp to the balloons and stamp… Read more »

Star Topped Package Solution2

Star Topped Package Solution Today’s video is a Star Topped Package Solution for a jar. The one I have made looks suitable for a male but change the colours and even the stamp set to make one suitable for a female. We do use the Envelope Punch Board to help create this fun Star Topped Package Solution. You need it to create that ‘frill’ type look at the top where you tie the ribbon. I will place all the instructions below the… Read more »

Faux Tearing 1

Today I’m bringing you another technique. This one is quite easy and is called Faux Tearing. It gives the impression of torn layers on your card but in fact you only have one layer. Faux Tearing So, I decided to make some Christmas Cards with this technique and you’ll be surprised at how easy it is and how the technique adds depth to your card. Here’s my sample card: See those hills in the background? Does it look like I have… Read more »