Birthdays

Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop with the Latte Girls and today we’re looking at Birthdays. Make sure you see all the inspiration by hopping along with us. You can see a full list of participants below. Birthdays Oh, I had fun creating this card on my Live With Libby yesterday. Did you miss it? Never mind, I’ll have the replay tomorrow for you. I’ve used Balloon Celebration Photopolymer Stamp Set and the Balloon Bouquet Punch for this card Tip:… Read more »

Stamparatus Circular Stamping

I have another video for you today featuring the Stamparatus. It’s such a star! Stamparatus Circular Stamping is stamping a wreath with the help of the Stamparatus. You will get a perfect wreath every time. I also give you lots of hint and tips when using not just the Stamparatus but other wonderful Stampin’ Up! products as well. Stamparatus Circular Stamping This is the card I made from the sample I showed in the video. I’ve used the Scattered Sequins Dynamic… Read more »

Stamparatus Dragonfly Dreams

The other day I shared a card with Double Hinge Stamping. Today I have the video on how to do that with Stamparatus Dragonfly Dreams. There are a lot of tips and tricks I share throughout the video and it is an edited Live With Libby (Facebook). Grab a cuppa, sit back and watch as I share how to do this technique using the Stamparatus. Stamparatus Dragonfly Dreams This is a really easy card to make with the help of the… Read more »

Stamparatus Double Hinge Stamping

This week my focus comes back to the Stamparatus with tips, tricks and techniques for you. Today’s Stamparatus Double Hinge Stamping will feature in my Live With Libby. Stamparatus Double Hinge Stamping What You Will Need Stamparatus Silicone Craft Mat Stamp sets – Dragonfly Dreams and Detailed with Love Dies – Detailed Dragonfly Thinlit Dies Cardstock – Gorgeous Grape, Highland Heather and Shimmery White C6 Whisper White Envelope Ink – Highland Heather and Gorgeous Grape A scrap of card – Whisper… Read more »

Memories and More Look

I’ve recently shared some Memories & More cards, so today I decided we should have a closer peek at Memories and More Look Memories and More Look Memories and More Look basics: Use the Large Memories & More Whisper White Note Cards & Envelopes Choose a large background card – this one is from Delightfully Detailed Memories & More Card Pack Then choose a 3″ x 4″ or 7.4cm x 10 cm card and cut diagonally across to give you two… Read more »

Delightful Details Suite

The latte Girls are bringing you the Delightful Details Suite for today’s blog hop. I’m sure you’ll be inspired. Delightful Details Suite Now, I did feature this a couple of week’s ago in a Freshly Brewed blog Hop when we did a Case the New Catalogue. The suite includes: Delightfully Detailed Laser-Cut Specialty Paper Delightfully Detailed Memories & More Card Pack Faceted Dots Delightfully Detailed Note Cards & Envelopes Detailed With Love Clear-Mount Bundle Detailed With Love Clear-Mount Stamp Set Very… Read more »

Wild About You

Do you sometimes need a cute card for a loved one? Wild About You is just that, oh so cute. Well, I think so anyway. Wild About You I have used the Clear Mount Stamp Set for this card and lots of layers. Use Stampin’ Blends to colour in the images after stamping them in Memento Tuxedo Black. I used Shimmery White card but Thick Whisper White card would work well too. I’ve used a mirror stamping technique with the Stamparatus,… Read more »

In Stitches

This card and a couple of others have been so much fun to make. I’ve called this one In Stitches. It uses the Stitched All Around Stamp Set and the Stitched Labels Framelits Dies which come as a bundle for 10% off. In Stitches The background was achieved by scribbling Stampin’ Write Markers on an acrylic block, spritzing it with water and flipping the block and stamping down on the Shimmery White Card. I mopped up excess water with a paper… Read more »

Masked Masking Technique

I was fiddling around on the weekend with my masks and thought I could try a bit of a different technique which I have called Masked Masking Technique. It’s probably been done before by someone else as all things seem to come and go in time. Masked Masking Technique This card uses Flirty Flamingo and Pool Party. The shimmery White Embossing Paste has Flirty Flamingo Stampin’ Write Marker ink added to it on the Silicon Craft Sheet. Here’s a closer view:… Read more »

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

Well, today was huge as we celebrated Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea at my place with a class and a retired stock sale. A BIG Thank You to: Christine Edwards – Your Body Shop At Home Consultant for her wonderful donation of 2 great products, worth about $40  towards the door prizes Glenda Von Wooten for her donation and making of the morning tea and lunch Bob Dyson for all his help during the week and today   My huge thanks to… Read more »