The Latte Girls have another showcase of inspiration this week using the Thoughtful Branches Bundle which is available this month only while stocks last. Here’s my card for this week’s Blog Hop. I originally saw this idea by Jo Anne Hewins and have changed the colours and Designer Series Paper. It would be a great card to give in person. I’ve used Pear Pizzazz for the stem and a layer of Rich Razzleberry for the under flower with the top… Read more »

Don’t you just love winter so you can get started on your Christmas Cards? This week the Latte Girls are bringing you inspiration for Christmas in July. I have 2 cards to share with you today. I’ve used Flourishing Phrases stamped in Old Olive and I’ve used a Cherry Cobbler Stampin’ Write Marker to colour the berries and added some Gold Wink of Stella to the leaves and a touch to the berries. The sentiment comes from the Flurry of… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are bringing you some inspiration using Stampin’ Up! Products which feature Feathers or Feathered Friends. Make sure you click the links below to see the inspiration from Leonie and Narelle. Here’s my card: Isn’t  this a fun card for a birthday? I’ve used the Decorative Label Punch for the sentiment and then sponged around the outside. You can change the way you punch something by attaching a Post – It Note and punching a couple of… Read more »

Freshly Brewed this week brings you Banners & Badges. I do hope you have time to visit the other blogs in the hop. This is my card using the Banners Framelit dies and I have used Pear Pizzazz to lightly stamp a background on the banner using the stamp from the Sunshine Sayings set. I’ve used the same ink to stamp the leaf on the background piece of Pear Pizzazz so it’s tone on tone. The heart is cut in… Read more »

Don’t you just love these blog hops where you get to see a variety of inspiration around a theme? I know I love seeing what the Latte Girls Team come up with each week. Make sure you check out the other blogs by clicking on the links below. So this week we look at Leaves and Foliage. Mow I love this Garden In Bloom set and have used the 2 different sized leaves but what about foliage? Sp I looked… Read more »

Here we are again with another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop brought to you by the Latte Girls. Leonie shared her wonderful project with you in her post and some of Veronica’s lovely cards as well. I just love bears (oh and owls), however I love the photopolymer stamp set Baby Bear. Here’s my card share for this blog hop. Just as a treat today, I’m going to give you a free tutorial on how to make this card which I… Read more »

It’s time for another Latte Girl’s Blog Hop and this time we’re featuring Painter’s Palette from the 2016 – 2017 New Annual Catalogue and Ideas Book. Did you love the inspiration Leonie shared? Make sure you see what Narelle shares too using this creative stamp set. I’ve made two cards today – a feminine and male version of the same card. This card uses Dapper Denim and Crumb Cake with Whisper White for the card base and fronts. I’ve made… Read more »

Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop. Today we have some wonderful inspiration using Pop of Pink Specialty Designer Series Paper. Here’s what it looks like: Now I’m sure Leonie had some wonderful inspiration to share with you. Here is my card using just 2 sides of the DSP. My card uses 2 pieces of the Specialty DSP and the new Layering Circles Framelit Dies combined with Swirly Scribbles Thinlit Dies. This DSP is just wonderful and has so many possibilities. It… Read more »

Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop. This week the Latte Girls are focusing on the New In Colors for 2016 – 2018. These colours are just delicious. I decided to make some birthday cards to show off these new colours. I have used the same stamp set and technique for all of the cards. Emerald Envy Dapper Denim Peekaboo Peach Sweet Sugarplum Flirty Flamingo 2016 – 2018 In Colors Now here’s one more look at all the colours and… Read more »

Welcome to another Freshly Brewed Blog Hop. This week’s projects are all centred around giving you a sneak peek into what’s coming in the New 2016 – 2017 Annual Catalogue. Here’s my Baby Bear card. I won this set at On Stage this year and I was so please. My other love, apart from Owls, is Bears. So this set is close to my heart. When my friend Leonie Schroder visited, we played with different colour combinations for this 3 step… Read more »