Last Chance Products …

It’s that time of year again! The Stampin’ Up! Retired List is here so now is the time to get those Last Chance Products. We sadly say goodbye to some of our favourites but look forward to all the brand new and exciting items coming our way when the new Annual Catalogue launches in June. […]

Foils and Freebies. Springtime Foils

I was over the moon when my beautiful Springtime Foils arrived. Not just because they were free in the Sale-A-Bration catalogue (although that’s obviously a huge bonus) but because they are simply stunning!! You really will have to try this for yourself. Here are two of the cards we made in class this week. The […]

Gift Box – altered to fit chocolate bars

As it’s American Chocolate Week I made this gorgeous little gift box to give away to friends. I had 3 birthday in my In-Person class this week so this was perfect for them. They’re always happy when you give them chocolate. As am I! 🙂 Gift Box and matching Birthday Card: Don’t you just love, […]

Origami Rectangle Box – Stampin’ Up!

Just a quick post for you today as I didn’t want you to possibly miss out on this free origami box tutorial. I’ve not played around with origami much however I did come across this little origami box some time back and I’d forgotten about it. I’d simply created a quick template for it and […]

Masculine Cards Made Easy

Are you like me? Do you struggle making masculine cards? Do you also struggle to chop up your Designer Series Paper? Well, I’ve the perfect solution for you. Masculine Cards Made Easy! Make a whole batch of cards with one pack of paper and one stamp set. I’ve made 12 variations of masculine cards with […]

Greetings Cards and Gift Bag

What a gorgeous treat I have for your today. Three ‘Case the Catty’ Projects! Greetings Cards and Gift Bag made with the Party Panda Stamp Set (free with Sale-A-Bration offer). Make one or make all three. 🙂 Greetings Cards and Gift Bag Sweetie/Gift Bag: The Panda: Stamp panda on to Whisper White Cardstock using Tuxedo […]

Die Cut Rainbow – neat assembly trick

Don’t you just love it when you find a neat little trick to make tasks that bit easier? A couple of weeks ago, I was using the ever so lovely Rainbow Builder Thinlits in my weekly class and I noticed one of my lovely friends using this neat little trick to assemble her die cut […]

Craftsy Fun Ink Sponging Technique – Sheltering Tree

This stamp set has been around for a couple of years now and I’m not at all sure that it will carry over in to the new catalogue in June. Fingers crossed that it does as I just love it. Sheltering Tree is a perfect stamp set for beginners as you can achieve stunning effects […]

New Sale-A-Bration Items

I had to send this quick post today as there is Even more New Sale-A-Bration Items for free !!! Just when you think it can’t get any better, Stampin’ Up! release more gorgeous products for your craft stash! New Sale-A-Bration Items How gorgeous is this free designer series paper! Absolutely Free with a £45 spend. […]

Watercolour Effect Waterfront

This stamp set really is wonderful. The watercolour effect you get with the Waterfront stamp set is just amazing. You really will impress with this one! First I just played with the stamps a little to get the feel for them. I created the little watercolour Eclipse Card as this technique is so popular at […]