Freshly Brewed Retiring Framelits Freshly Brewed Retiring Framelits. Well I cheated and I’ve used a bundle today. It’s one I have loved all through the Occasions Catalogue and have done quite a few videos on it too. I am sorry to see it go, but there are lots of lovely new products coming in the 2017 – 2018 Annual Catalogue. Now make sure you hop on over to the other Latte Girl’s blogs and see their inspiration. Also check out… Read more »

Lift Me Up Lovely As A Tree Lift Me Up Lovely As A Tree This card uses retiring In Color, Mint Macaron, and the Lift Me Up bundle. Now the bundle, which gives you a 10% discount, is retiring however the individual items, stamp set and thinlit dies, will be available separately in the 2017 – 2018 Annual Catalogue. Watch the video to see how I achieved this look. Videos are published 3 times per week, don’t miss another one…. Read more »

So In Love Card with Layers So In Love Card with Layers. This post is about this gorgeous suite which will soon be retired. The Falling In Love Designer Series Paper and the embellishments which go with it, make this suite a must have from the retirement list. Watch the video to see how I made the card: Now if you liked this video, don’t miss out on the rest in this series. Thank you for subscribing to my YouTube… Read more »

So In Love Anniversary So In Love Anniversary This gorgeous bundle from the Occasions Catalogue is soon to retire and will no longer be available. It’s a must have for Weddings, Anniversaries etc. Just a beautiful bundle. This video shows you how I made this Anniversary Card using the bundle. I have more videos in this series so don’t miss out on another one!! Thank you for subscribing to my channel and supporting me So, there you have two close… Read more »

Sponge Dauber Colouring Dies Sponge Dauber Colouring Dies This is a fun technique which will add depth and great effect to your cards and is just another way to use your dies. Watch the video to find out more: My apologies if there was an annoying sound in the background. When I shot this video it was an extremely hot day and I had a fan going without realising the video would pick up the sound. Anyway I hope you… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Retiring Papers Freshly Brewed Retiring Papers. Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop with the Latte Girls. Today we’re focusing on Designer Series Papers which will retire on 31st May 2017. I just love this 6″ x 6″ DSP Stack. It has been so versatile. I’ve used it for Scrapbook Pages, 3D projects as well as card. Here I have used 2 different pieces on the front of the card and if you turn the spotted one over you get… Read more »

Technique Class Sneak Peek Technique Class Sneak Peek On Saturday I’ll be having another monthly Technique Class where the ladies will be learning a few ways to use the Stamp-A-Ma-Gig tool to make cards. I thought I’d share one of the cards with you today as a bit of a Technique Class Sneak Peek. We used some Designer Series Paper from the Serene Scenery DSP Stack as the basis for our card and we all need ‘Thank You” cards from time… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Projects Retired Stamps Freshly Brewed Projects Retired Stamps “All good things must come to an end”, penned by Geoffrey Chaucer in his poem Troilus and Criseyde. This time every year Stampin’ Up! are about ready to release a new catalogue, so many products become retired. Today the Latte Girls are focusing on Retired Stamps and whilst you need to buy products while stocks last, many are still available at bargain prices. Make sure you visit the other blogs… Read more »

ESAD Retirement Blog Hop ESAD Retirement Blog Hop – there are so many wonderful products on the retirement list, but be quick as it’s only while stocks last. So I’m glad you made it here to hop along for another wonderful ESAD Blog Hop. Now I’ve checked the retirement list and the stamp sets and punches I have used are still available. So this set is Kinda Eclectic with Delightful Dijon, Mint Macaron, Tip Top Taupe and Watermelon Wonder ink with… Read more »

Retirement List Retirement List. Wow a great sale on retiring items which you won’t want to miss. I’ll share a couple of projects. I’ve made in the past with retiring products, so you have some idea of how you can use them. Make great shaker cards using the #142823 Balloon Adventures Photopolymer Stamp Set was $46.75 NOW $38.25 saving 15%.  Combine it with #142753 Balloon Pop-Up Thinlits Dies was $56 NOW $44.60 saving 20%. Both these projects feature #142832 (clear) Carousel Birthday and #142829… Read more »