Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Stampin’ Blends These new Stampin’ Blends are so exciting. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on them in the pre-order. So the Latte Girls are bringing you Freshly Brewed Projects Blog Hop – Stampin’ Blends.  Now you can download the information brochure HERE. Here’s my project using the NEW Stampin’ Blends: I could have used the Color Me Happy Project Kit and Stamp Set but decided to show you other stamp images you can… Read more »

Today I’ve done a Video on the Punches Stampin’ Up! Carry. I demonstrate how to use them and other useful tips. Stampin’ Up! carries some great punches, don’t you think? If you’re interested in seeing the complete range, click the image below. Would you like to win a Bitty Butterfly Punch? If you’re an Australian Resident (no Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators, sorry) I would love for you to win this punch worth $28.00 plus postage, absolutely FREE.  I would love you… Read more »

This is a fantastic tool which should be in every paper crafters stash. It’s great for embossing, cutting with framelits and thinlit dies etc. Watch my video and see what it’s all about. Now, when you buy the Big Shot it comes with the Platform and Thinlit Die Adapter plus 2 Clear Cutting Plates. Would you like to have your very own Big Shot?  The best way to buy the Big Shot at present is to Join and Save 20%… Read more »

I shared this card the other day but thought I’d share it with you again along with the Stampin’ Up! Video about this gorgeous paper. Now I’m not a great fan of colouring in – I failed at it in school. I make cards and memory albums as my ‘stress relief’. However can I say, this paper combined with Stampin’ Up!’s new Watercolor Pencils, is just wonderful. I chose to just colour small pieces of this paper as a card… Read more »

In our new 2013 – 2014 Catalogue we have a brand new product – Simply Pressed Clay and Molds.  This product is fantastic and some of my friends have already had a play with it. Watch this video for more information. If you’d like to fins out more about this product or if you’d like to order it, contact me today or order through my online store 24/7 and have it delivered straight to your door. Remember, your creativeness is… Read more »

 Do you have this great little punch? If not, you really should consider buying it. It has many uses and teams with a number of our wonderful stamp sets. Just take a look at what you can do with this punch. In the video below, it show’s you how to make a slightly larger label and use it as a shadow or mat for the original sized label. There are 3 stamp set that you can use the punch with… Read more »

My goodness this week has been very hectic at work and next week will be even more so 🙂 It’s nice to come home alone and spend time doing what I want 🙂 DH has gone fishing. Anyway I thought I’d just remond you all of the special on BIG SHOTS & ACCESSORIES. Click the button on the right of my blog for all the information. RIBBON Stampin’ Up!® have a variety of beautiful ribbons (and there’s a new velvet… Read more »

I decided to continue with a Christmas theme tonight, but using some different items from the 2011 – 2012 Idea Book and Catalogue.The card below uses:Tulip Frame Textured Impressions FolderPetals A Plenty Textured Impressions FolderCup Cake Builder Punch – for the tree baseSnow Swirled stamp set. When you purchase Stampin’ Up!® products, always try and think what else you could use the products for. The Cup Cake builder punch for instance is quite versatile. I have used it as tree… Read more »

It’s only 11 weeks until Christmas. However, if you’re like me, you really don’t want to know that, do you? So, I thought I’d look at some of the wonderful products Stampin’ Up! have to help you with your cards, gift giving and just plain having some fun doing it.Now what I’m sharing here is just a small sample of the wonderful Stampin’ Up! products in the 2011 – 2012 Idea Book & Catalogue. All images are © Stampin’ Up!®…. Read more »

Vellum Paper & Card Used here on top of the butterfly as an embossed layer. Features & Benefits A4 20 sheets per package 17-lb. text weight (paper) 43-lb. text weight—heavier than most vellum card stock (card) Perfect as an overlay or a window Acid free, lignin free Translucent white Perfect for elegant projects such as wedding announcements, shower invitations, holiday cards, and other special-occasion greetings Beautiful when used with embossing folders                                                                                   Quick Trick Use pads, markers and Watercolour Wonder… Read more »