Christmas in White

Week 4 of Twelve Weeks of Christmas projects There is something very elegant about a white card with touches of metallic on it. I decided to create some cards using gold, copper and silver foil and Basic White cardstock and some embossing. I also used the Stitched Rectangle dies and the Tasteful Textures Embossing […]

Tailored Made Tags

Week 3 of Twelve Weeks of Christmas projects This week I am going to show you how you can make your own tags and use them for different occasions. With Christmas coming up, it is a good idea to prepare some tags ahead of time and then they are ready to pop on parcels when […]

Friendships refresh the Soul

Week 2 of Twelve Weeks of Christmas projects Welcome to Week 2 of the Twelve Weeks of Christmas projects. Today I am continuing with Beauty of the Earth suite using the DSP and the stamp set. I love this sentiment ‘Friendships refresh the soul’ and it is especially appropriate this year as we have spent […]

Beauty of the Earth

Week 1 of Twelve Weeks of Christmas projects For the next twelve weeks I am going to put up a project for each week until Christmas. The instructions will be included in this blog so that you can download them free and make up the project yourself. There is also a video you can watch. […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #34

Our challenge this month is recreating the following image. I decided to take a break from making Christmas cards and use the ‘Friends are like Seashells’ stamp set and embossing folder from the Annual catalogue. I chose Crumb Cake as the first layer of this card and embossed it with the Seashells 3D embossing folder. […]

Magnolia 3D Embossing folder

I love Spring although I do suffer from allergies! I just love the way the garden comes to life and the beautiful colours around. This morning, on my walk, I saw the most beautiful yellow magnolia, just beginning to flower. I had decided yesterday that I would like to do a blog on just an […]

Delicate Dahlias

During August and September, Stamping’ Up have a great special. It is called Sale-a-bration. You can choose a free Sale-a-bration item from the Sale-a-bration catalogue with every $90 or $180 purchase. Delicate Dahlias is one of the free items with $180 purchase. There are two sheets of stamps for you to play with! I began […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #33

This month for our blog hop we had a colour challenge using the colours Pale Papaya, Soft Succulent and Evening Evergreen. These are three of the new 21-22 In Colours. I am pretty much in love with the new In Colours and find myself using them a lot! For this challenge I used the Meadow […]

One Sheet Wonder

In the past I have not been a fan of one sheet wonders, but I think I have been converted! When I looked at what people did with the cards, I felt constrained because I wasn’t as keen on the the design, as they seemed to be basically the same in many cases. I am […]