Quick Gift Card Holder

With the lead up to Christmas and all that means with family and friends, I’m going to add my Facebook Love videos here from earlier in the week on a Thursday. Now, look who I met yesterday. The newest member of the ‘Dyson’ Family. Meet Jacob with his very proud Gran. Quick Gift Card Holder This is the first one I made using the Merry Little Labels stamp set and Everyday Label Punch. I’ve used the Holly Berry Builder Punch… Read more »

Faux Metal Technique

Today I’m bringing you a fun technique which will make your cards look amazing. The Faux Metal Technique is quick and easy to do with almost any stamp image. Today I have used it with a Christmas card and quite like how the Silver turned out. How do you like the little star in the corner? Today’s video shows you how I make the card as well as how to do the technique. So watch the video and see how I… Read more »

Smoosh Christmas

I shared yesterday a technique I called Watercolor Smoosh and two of the cards made. Today’s post Smoosh Christmas shares the third card. This one was done on Watercolor Paper and the Clear Block with Lemon Lime Twist and Emerald Envy. I turned it into a Smoosh Christmas Card. Smoosh Christmas I thought the Watercolor Smoosh background resembled a type of wreath or holly bush. I know it’s probably a reach but hey, I tried. Anyway I combined it with some Berry… Read more »

Colour INKspiration #22 & #23 Welcome to Libby Stampz and a Colour INKspiration Blog Hop !  It’s Wednesday night and  I’m joining up with the crew to be a guest designer for the 22nd & 23rd Colour INKspiration Challenge. Just in case you haven’t heard, Colour INKspiration Challenges are on Facebook and there are two challenges every month.  Join us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month for a brand new colour palette. Colour INKspiration #22 It’s my younger brother’s 60th Birthday soon, so I thought… Read more »

Do You Repeat?

Weird question, I hear you say. Do You Repeat? Well honestly I couldn’t think of what else to call this post. I’ve done some repeat stamping to show how I featured it as part of a colour combo challenge at Colour Inkspirations. It is a Facebook Group. It’s open to anyone who would like to participate in a colour combination challenges. You don’t need a blog or web site, just go to the group and see what the current challenge is…. Read more »

Single Chocolate Wrapper This Single Chocolate Wrapper is quick and easy to make with the Envelope Punch Board. Ideal for a sweet gift with a quick but beautiful package solution. The above picture is the first one I made and the one in the video is a little different. These wrappers are great for a small sweet treat for any reason and at any time of year. These ones use the Coffee Break Designer Series Paper. Here’s another view of the… Read more »

RemARKably Created Blog Hop Last Minute Halloween Ideas It’s my great pleasure to be apart of this blog tour today with Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators from around the world. This month it’s the RemARKably Created Blog Hop Last Minute Halloween Ideas. I couldn’t quite decide what to make and decided to bring out my Gift Bag Punch Board as you can make many varied projects with it and it’s quick and easy. I decided to do a video so you could… Read more »

Tying Large Bows Tying Large Bows is the theme for today’s post and video. Now I did see this idea on Sam Donald’s blog so it’s not my original. Have a look at the bow on top of this beautiful stack of gift boxes from Stampin’ Up! See that gorgeous large bow on top? Well, that’s what I hope to show you today. Tying Large Bows If you learnt something from this video, please subscribe to my channel Thank you… Read more »

Beautiful You GDP #105_2

Today’s Quick and Easy card revolves around Beautiful You GDP #105. I decided to do this colour challenge as they use colours from the Orange palette and those who know me, know they’re not colours I’m comfortable using. They’re lovely colours and Stampin’ Up! have so many products which coordinate with each other. So here’s my card using Beautiful You GDP #105. I’ve used Tangerine Tango for the outline and Peekaboo Peach to colour the dress. Lemon Lime Twist and a Blender… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Birthdays

Welcome to another Blog Hop with the Latte Girls sharing Freshly Brewed Birthdays inspiration and I’m sure the other girls have something special to inspire you. Freshly Brewed Birthdays Birthday’s are special and I like to make special cards for special people to remind them they’re valued and their birthday is an occasion to celebrate. I decided to use Birthday Blooms and some Watercolor Paper. I’ve actually done some Faux Watercolouring here and used an old favourite – the Pansy Punch… Read more »