Gift BASKET Today we’re making this little Gift Basket which would be great for Easter Treats. It’s made using the Gift Card Envelope & Trims Thinlits Dies. Don’t miss another of my Video Tutorials. Subscribe today!! Thank you for subscribing Cut the Gift Card Envelope Thinlit Die 4 times from designer Series Paper or double-sided card stock Remove the right side of each gift card and only leave 1/4″ or 1cm on outside of left hand side score line Cut the base… Read more »

Scrapbook Layout with Tassels I had lots of fun making this Scrapbook Layout with Tassels. This is one of my gorgeous Grand daughter’s in her day care photo from last year before she turned 2. She doesn’t much like things in her hair to keep it tidy and she’s a bit of an imp but very lovable. Here’s a closer look at the gold foil label from the Cupcakes & Carousels Kit. I used my Stamp-A-Ma-Gig to position the sentiment as… Read more »

Double The Fun Bag You’ll love making this Double The Fun Bag which is made from 1 sheet of Designer Series Paper or Patterned Paper, some ribbon and adhesive. That’s all it takes to make one of these bags which has a double pouch and will fit Stampin’ Up! Note Cards and Envelopes in it. Perfect for a Hostess Gift or as a Gift for someone special. Mothers’ Day is coming up and it would make a lovely gift along… Read more »

WWYS #106 Delicate Details Delicate Details has to be one of my favourites from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure and I have a card which features most of these stamps so I thought it would be a good entry for WWYS #106 Delicate Details this week. Make sure you have a look at the WWYS Blog to see all the inspiration from the Design Team and the other entries in the challenge. Now I did feature this card and another similar in… Read more »

Birthdays & Cake I do love Birthdays and of course Cake. This week I’ve incorporated Birthdays and Cake with Tassels. The Latte Girls are featuring Birthdays & Cake in the blog hop this week. Make sure you visit Leonie and Narelle’s blogs and leave a comment on their inspiration which they share. It’s always amazing and well worth the visit. I used the Cupcakes and Carousels Embellishment Kit from the Occasions Catalogue. Here’s a photo of what’s included in the kit. I… Read more »

Don’t forget to subscribe to my You Tube Channel!! Thank you for subscribing, now you won’t miss an episode   Card or paper 12″ x 12″ or 30cm x 30cm Score at 4″ or 10cm on all 4 sides. Burnish all score lines Trim all 4 corners at a diagonal from score line to score line Closure is 3.5cm x 2.5cm or 1 7/8″ x 1″ You also need 2 strips 10cm x 1.5cm or 4″ x 3/4″ Ribbon for… Read more »

Twist & Pop Card a Winner!! This is another of the cards we made in our monthly Technique Class last week. It’s a Twist & Pop Card and once you have a few useful tips, it’s a very easy card to make. This one is made with Island Indigo and Whisper White card stock with some ink distressing around all the edges of the Whisper White card pieces with Stampin’ Sponges or Sponge Daubers. The ladies ‘built’ a garden scene… Read more »

Card Bag Just look at this darling little Card Tote which will hold 5 to 6 cards with envelopes. It would make a lovely gift for someone or even a great hostess gift. It’s quite easy to make and you could use and Designer Series or Patterned Paper you like and about 1 sheet of A4 card and a few off cuts will have this bag finished in no time. I think you’ll enjoy making it. If you do make one,… Read more »

Global Design Project #GDP076 It’s the weekend and I’m participating in the Global Design Project Challenge again. It’s case the designer this week and we’re casing the lovely Kylie Bertucci. Here’s the card we’re casing: Now I have a dear friend who is battling cancer and I try to send her a hand-made card each week. So I decided to use Kylie’s card as some inspiration. So here’s my card designed to lift her spirits; I did quite a bit… Read more »

This is one of the card we’re making in my Technique Class today. The technique class runs on the first Saturday of every month. The technique for this month is the Twist & Pop Card. The cards look fantastic in real life and are easy to make once you have mastered a couple of tricks. Here’s the inside: It looks great when the recipient opens it and this ‘twists & pops’ out to reveal the inside. Now this card will… Read more »