Tuesday Tutorial – Box in a Bag  This is so cute and could be made for any number of occasions. It’s also very easy and quick to make. SUPPLIES: Card – cut 14 x 9.5cm (51/2″x33/4″); then 2 pieces cut 1.5 x 28cm (1/2″x11″)  and some scrap DSP – cut at 7.5 x 27.8cm (3″x11″) Ribbon – cut at 20cm (8″) Sticky Strip Scallop Oval Punch White Signo Gel Pen I used Pretty in Pink; Tea for Two DSP and… Read more »

 More Amore & Core’Dinations Well this week’s tutorial is a very easy one. On Sunday I’m giving 30 ladies the products to make this card. It’s for a fundraiser called ‘Afternoon Teal’ and is to raise money for Ovarian Cancer. I am donating all the product plus 10% of sales. SUPPLIES:Card – Pool Party, Very Vanilla and Core’dinations Primrose PetalsDesigner Series Speciality Paper – More AmoreBig Shot – Framelits – Labels Collection and Textured Embossing Folder – HexagonRibbon – Primrose… Read more »

My goodness the time seems to fly. I have a very simple and easy project for you to make today. I saw the idea on Cristena Bagne’s blog and decided to make my own with some variation. SUPPLIES:Picture frame with removable back – I purchased mine from a dollar type storeDesigner Series Paper – More Amore – you need one that’s not too bright or busySilicone Craft SheetMono Multi Liquid GlueMini Glue DotsHot Glue GunButterfly punch – small & largeRibbon… Read more »

 IT’S ALL ABOUT LOVE Valentine’s Day is all about love. However we don’t have to wait for Valentine’s Day to share the love. Stampin’ Up! has some beautiful products for you to share the love with. I made 2 cards recently, with sharing the love in mind. Sunny Challenges and Creations has a challenge on at present with the theme “Love is in the Air”. Pop on over and have a look at what the design team has come up… Read more »

More Amore I made this card for the Create with Connie and Mary Colour Challenge  CCMC-001 Week 1 Color Challenge. If you haven’t been to their site it’s well worth a visit. They have some great challenges and fantastic tutorials. Pop on over and see what the design team have uploaded as samples in the challenge. SUPPLIES: Stamp set – Ciao Baby! Card – Real Red (card base); Pool Party 2 11/16ths x 5 1/4″ Very Vanilla – 3 1/2″… Read more »

 MONEY WALLET GIFT Well with Christmas not far off, I held my first Christmas Card & Gift Workshop today. A very busy and full on day but loads of fun and great food made by 2 lovely friends. One of the items we made was a Money Gift Wallet. These are invaluable at this time of year, especially if you don’t know what to get someone. Here is my version of a Money Wallet for Christmas. You can see a… Read more »

 WAYS TO USE RIBBON Now, I know you all love Stampin’ Up!® Ribbon – it is easy to use and just gives your projects that WOW factor. I decided to gather all my ideas or inspirations in one spot. Make a ribbon garland. Make bowl fillers like these little balls. Make ribbon flowers Use to wrap an invitation. Make a table skirt Make a ribbon wreath… Pretty simple, grab a wreath form and simply start tying pieces of ribbon all… Read more »

Just a quick tutorial today featuring the Ornament Keepsake Bundle. This is a bundle in the current Holiday Catalogue (page 3). In the bundle you get the stamp set and Framelit Dies as a bundle for less than if you purchase them as individual items – you save 15%. Ornament Keepsake Bundle Wood – 129949 A$87.95 Clear – 122950 A$77.95 SUPPLIES: Ornament Keepsake Bundle (stamps and framelits) Stamps – Greetings of the Season Ink – Cherry Cobbler & Versamark Card… Read more »

Stampin’ Up!® Wearables Stampin’ Up!® make the best embellishments and who said you could only use them for cards, scrapbooking or other paper craft? Think outside the square with your Stampin’ Up!® embellishments and see what you can create. So this tutorial has 2 parts – the hair clips and the brooch.SUPPLIES:New In Color Dahlias (127556 A$13.95)New Vintage Faceted Designer Buttons (127555 A$9.95)Subtles Designer Buttons (119745 A$15.95)Silicone Craft Sheet (127853 A$9.95 Holiday Catalogue)Hair PinsBrooch PinHot Glue Gun METHOD – Hair… Read more »

TOP NOTE DIE POUCH  Edited Saturday 15th September 2012 to add card Well, what a great week. I participated in the SUDSOL Blog Tour and there were some fantastic projects shared. If you haven’t had a chance to participate in the tour it’s not too late; just go to the links at the bottom of this post and off you go – click here. Make sure you pop back this Sunday 16th September for the ESAD Blog Hop which will… Read more »