Freshly Brewed Blog Hop using Watercolor Pencils Can you believe it? Our first Blog Hop for 2017!! Amazing and we celebrate with a new Occasions Catalogue and a Sale-A-Bration Brochure!! Too many good things. Welcome to 2017 and weekly Blog Hops from The Latte Girls Team. These posts will go live every Wednesday at 5pm (AEDT) and I hope you join us as we share inspiration on a theme each week. This week we are using one of my NEW… Read more »

Have you seen this week’s great Weekly Deals from Stampin’ Up!? Click the link or scroll down a few posts to see what’s available. Anyway Leonie Schorder challenged the Latte Girls to use some of this week’s great deals in a project. So that’s what I have for you today plus a video with some tips as well. This is the front view of my card with the little tag peeking out of its rabbit hole ready to wish someone… Read more »

This is a card is made with the wonderful Party With Cake Bundle available in the Occasions Catalogue. It’s a great bundle with many possibilities for great cards. This is one of them. Whilst at my friend Leonie Schroder’s the other day, she shared some hints and tips for using the Party Pop-Up Thinlit Die which comes with the bundle. I decided to do a quick video to share these hints and tips with you and show you just how… Read more »

Hello and welcome to Holiday Catalogue launch today. Do you have yours? You can start ordering from it today and it has some amazing products plus great kits as well. Now today’s post is a tip on how to line up the Poinsettia stamps from Reason For The Season Photopolymer Stamp Set so you can stamp and then punch without too much fiddling. You’ll get a Poinsettia which you can make as large or small as you like and here’s… Read more »

Many people have trouble tying a great bow. So, I decided today to share with you a quick and easy way to tie a bow which is fool-proof for both tying a bow to add to a card or for tying onto a gift. Well that’s it for today’s post. I hope you’ve found it useful. Thank you for stopping by today and I hope you come back again soon to see what else I have to share. If you… Read more »

I have some more tips to share with you so hopefully your crafting budget will go a little further. Look after your stamps by always cleaning them after each use.When you have a badly stained stamp, don’t bin it – restore it and remove the stains with a mix of baking soda and a little hot water applied gently with a toothbrush. Stampin’ Up!’s® Stampin’ Mist spray is designed especially for your rubber stamps. It not only cleans but conditions… Read more »

I’ve decided this year, that every now and then I’ll share some useful tips with you. We all want to spend our crafting budget wisely and I hope by sharing these tips you can make your craft budget go just a bit further. Computer generated or rub-on messages or sentiments are perfect for dimensional cards as they won’t add depth or bulk, allowing your design to neatly fold To avoid warping your multi-fold blanks when applying thick layers of crystal… Read more »