Welcome to my Tuesday Tutorial again. Please bear with me if there are typos. I had eye surgery and look like a pirate at present 🙂 Today I have a super tutorial to share with you which incorporates Edglits, Framelits and the Big Shot as well as some of the lovely new stamp sets from the Autumn – Winter Catalogue. SUPPLIES: Stamp-a-ma-jigSimply Score Card – Chocolate Chip; Blushing Bride; Pear Pizzazz; Whisper White and Very Vanilla (flower)Markers – Daffodil Delight;… Read more »

I shared this project as part of the ESAD Blog Hop on the weekend which celebrated the launch of the new Stampin’ Up!® Autumn-Winter Mini Catalogue. Now, I must say this is not my original idea. I don’t recall where I got it from, so if it’s your idea, please contact me so I can give you credit. The Scallop Envelope die is quite versatile and can be used for many different projects. This is just one of them. I… Read more »

Well, I’m back again and this week I will tell you how I made my projects for the ESAD blog hop. First I will let you know how to make the little notebook.  SUPPLIES Card – Not Quite Navy x 2 and Pool Party Big Shot – Adorned Accents Edgelits and Textured Impressions Folders; Elegant Bird Bigz Die and Perfect Polkadots Textured Impressions Folder. Cropodile Blushing Bride Pleated Satin Ribbon Twitterpated Buttons Snail Adhesive Crystal Effects  Dotto Red sticky strip… Read more »

The new Autumn – Winter Mini Catalogue will launch on 1st April and there are some fantastic new products. One of them is a new flower punch – Punch Blossom. This is the punch I have used for this tutorial as I think it makes some very life like flowers for you to use on all types of projects. I think it looks very life like. It’s easy to do, it just takes a little patience and time. SUPPLIES Punch… Read more »

I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season with your family and friends and the new year brings you much happiness and joy.I’ve had a bit of a break from my blog over the holidays and have almost recovered from my eye surgery – my vision seems to be improving daily 🙂I’m going to try and work on a post every day this year – let’s see how things go 🙂 Tuesday Tutorials will be back – it’s just… Read more »

I’ve been asked by many people, how I made my little tree. So I’ve decided to share the tutorial with you. You’ll be surprised at how simple it really is. There is no adhesive involved at all.Recipe:Green ribbon –  Stampin’ Up!® of course 12cm lengthsRed ribbon – also Stampin’ Up!® – 12 cm lengths (I used Real Red 1/8″ (3.2 mm) Taffeta Ribbon & 5/8″ (1.6 cm) Satin RibbonPearl head pinsScissorsStyrofoam Cone Method:Cut all ribbon into 12cm lengthsYou need enough… Read more »

I held a workshop on the weekend and the ladies wanted a ‘Male’ Theme. Now, normally I struggle with this as I guess I feel more comfortable making femine projects. Anyway, flicking through the new Summer Mini Catalogue, I noticed the gorgeous Nautical Expedition Designer Series Paper which teams nicely with Cherry Cobbler, Not Quite Navy, Early Espresso and Basic Gray. This set of papers is just wonderful for male themed projects. I teamed this designer series paper with the… Read more »

 COFFEE or TEA BAG CARD Isn’t this cute? Just the right size for a small gift for someone to let them know you are thinking of them or appreciate them. Recipe: Designer Series Paper – I used the Old Olive from the Paper Stacks Cropodile Ribbon – 1/2″ (1.3 cm) Scallop Dots Ribbon Adhesive – snail Bone folder Tea/Coffee sachet Method Cut a 6″ square (you can make this larger or smaller by adjusting the size of the square –… Read more »

Here’s a very easy Advent Calendar that I made for a market I did last weekend. It doesn’t take long to make and you can pop something small, as a surprise, into each cup and when Christmas is over, you can use it to bake mini muffins and keep the Christmas magnets for next year.Recipe:Scraps of Jolly Holiday (retired but I had some left over :))Old Olive cardCherry Cobbler CardWhisper White Card Cherry Cobbler 1 1/4″ Striped Grosgrain ribbonMini Gle… Read more »

Sorry I’m posting late, but I had some laser eye surgery yesterday and everything was quite blurry 🙂 Just resting today and back to work tomorrow. I shared this project during the SUDSOL (Simply Unique Demonstrators Sharing Online). Join me on SUDSOL, your 24/7 upline – get a free 2 week trial by clicking here. I had so many requests for a tutorial, I have done one for you. Now this is not an original idea and I’d love to… Read more »