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 […]

Birthday Blooms Valentine

A beautifully simple cutting technique for stunning results. Card CASEd from Stamp with Brian

Dragonfly Dreams

Dragonfly Dreams is a truly beautiful ‘bundle’ in the new Stampin’ Up! Spring/Summer Catalogue. You could never be lost for inspiration with this one. This gorgeous little project was cased from the amazingly talented Wendy Cranford. Don’t you just LOVE those colours! (I should point out that the envelope flap wasn’t as easy to blend […]

In the Meadow

Hi Folks. How are you all enjoying the lovely new Handmade from the Heart, Spring/Summer catalogue? I totally love it and of course there is the added bonus of all the fantastic Sale-A-Bration Freebies with your qualifying spend (and that’s additional to the normal rewards). What more can you ask for!! Anyhow, this weekend I’ve had the privilege […]

Celebrate today: – seeing double bunnies :)

More fun with this little Bunny stamp. Whilst the stamp is sold specifically as an Easter stamp it is easily adapted for many other occasions and I’ve enjoyed having a little play around with it. I hope you enjoy it too. Drop me a quick comment to let me know what you think. I would love […]

HOT DIGGITY DOG!!!!

Hi Folks, How cute is this greetings card and gift box! So easy to co-ordinate Cardstock, Designer Series Paper, Inkpads and Embellishments from the beautiful range of products from Stampin’ Up! Take the tedium out of trying to source suitable materials.   Check out my online shop and peruse these gorgeous products at your leisure 24/7. […]

A Quick Update:

Hi Guys, I’ve been REALLY busy and hadn’t an opportunity to fit blogging in to my daily routine of late (my apologies) however I have LOADS to share with you over the next few days. (yay!) For now I wanted to update you on current promotions so check these out for some fab offers.   […]

Gorgeous Gifts:

Show how much you care. A handmade gift is priceless and these beautiful little butterfly brooches will impress and delight friends and family.     I made these little brooches for some friends recently and I was so pleased to see their delighted reaction to receiving them. It must be stated that the picture does […]

Quick Tip: – don’t forget the envelopes

    Make an instant impression with your Envelopes: Isn’t it lovely to receive a handmade card, and especially so if the envelope has also been beautifully decorated; creating an excited anticipation to see what it inside. So don’t forget to beautify your envelopes too. 🙂 Project Life Point & Click Stamp Set http://www2.stampinup.com/ECWeb/ProductDetails.aspx?productID=135787 Holiday […]

Perfect Blend

      Hi Stampers!   Today I wanted to show you this beautiful card we made at our craft class last night. It is a very simple technique that results in a ‘braided’ edge.  Once I’ve got my head around video blogging I will post a video tutorial on it, so watch this space. […]