Isn’t this a great challenge for this week’s Global Design Project 071 Theme Challenge ? I do love working outside my comfort zone at times. The project I have to share with you today, was actually part of my So In Love Bundle class just recently. I hope you pop on over to the Global Design Project to see the inspiration the Design Team have come up with as well at the inspiration shared by the other challenge participants. So, this is… Read more »

This week the Latte Girls are looking at Love. Here’s one of my cards for today. With Stampin’ U! products we can make all things beautiful to create a celebration. It can include everything for a birthday, anniversary or baby shower, an engagement, wedding or to turn a simple gathering into a fabulous and memorable occasion.  From invitations to tableware, decorations to glassware and gifts, Stampin’ U! have products and practical tools to make theming and styling your own handmade… Read more »

Global Design Project 069 Colour Challenge This project is for the Global Design Project 069 Colour Challenge. Make sure you visit to see the inspiration provided by the design team and the other participants in the challenge. I CASed this from the Occasions Catalogue (page 50) and used it as part of the ESAD (Extra Special Australasian Demonstrators) Blog Hop last Sunday. You can see the original at the bottom of this post. I had so many comments on it and requests… Read more »

Today’s post is all about this month’s Bundle Class called “So In Love”. This is a sample I have made using various products from the suite. The Falling In Love Designer Series Paper is just beautiful as you’ll see in the Video. CLASS DETAILS Now you need to spend $90 and for that you will get: Access to the Virtual Classroom on Facebook Products to make 4 projects 4 Video tutorials 4 PDF files Tips and techniques More samples FREE… Read more »

Welcome to another ESAD Blog Hop where we aim to inspire you with some lovely projects created from Occasions Catalogue and Sale-A-Bration Brochure products. So, I have two shares for you today. Now whilst I’d love to claim these ideas were my own, I actually CASED the Catalogue and you’ll see this card on page 52 of the Occasions Catalogue. Wouldn’t this make just a gorgeous invitation or card for a special occasion such as a wedding or engagement? This… Read more »

Last of Bloomin' Love

Last of Bloomin’ Love So this is my Last of Bloomin’ Love cards. Now we have a new Occasions Catalogue today. Did you notice? Bloomin’ Love Valentines Day cards for Kurmond Florist. This card uses the Irresistibly Floral Specialty Designer Series Paper which you can ink if you want however I decided to stay with just the white with the gorgeous patterns.   I’ve added a layer of Blushing Bride under the Designer Series Paper and used the Red Glimmer… Read more »

OK so before the new Occasions Catalogue starts I thought I’d look in the Annual Catalogue and see what I could make which would suit Valentines Day Cards for the local Kurmond Florist. Donna has some beautiful blooms and lots of great tips to make them last longer. Make sure you Visit Kurmond Florist to see what they have. So I had a card making marathon yesterday in 39◦C heat. So I will share some today and some tomorrow, with you… Read more »

This was a lovely card designed by Barbara Laine, one of the Latte Girls Team. We made this card at our last Team Meeting as a Make and Take. It would make a lovely card to make at a workshop. This would make a lovely card for many celebrations – birthday, Valentine’s Day, Engagement, Wedding etc. Changing the colour and adding other embellishments available in the Occasions Catalogue would also change the card. It was quite easy to make with… Read more »

I’m hoping to get back to most of my regular blogging now. I  will be sharing some cards I have made a while ago due to my current immobility circumstances. I’m hoping for a bit of a reprieve when I see the surgeon later in the week and perhaps a different cast on my left leg so I can hobble around a bit. It’s now 2 months since I first broke my ankle and the healing process now with plates… Read more »

I was commissioned in early March to make an engagement card for a couple. The customer had been pleased with previous cards I had made for her and had sought me out at Windsor Riverside Markets to order this card. The parameters were few – their names needed to be on the front and basically black and white with a bit of pink. This is what I came up with after a few attempts to make something I felt I… Read more »