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 […]

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. […]

Vivid Vases – Coastal Cabana

Good Afternoon All, Not such a nice day here this afternoon. How is it with you? GIVEAWAY on Sunday 14th September. As a Thank You to those who have chosen to follow my blog this week, I will have a GIVEAWAY on Sunday 14th September. This will be one of my handmade Greetings Cards and some fab Stampin’ […]

Swallowtail Desktop Notebook/Journal

swallowtail notebook I love this little notebook. (you could use it for a journal if you like) It was quick and relatively easy to do. I did make a couple of mistakes (like forget to use my embossing buddy before heat embossing!!) but nothing too drastic. It’s the mistakes that make it uniquely mine   Using […]

Love & Laughter

This is one of my favourite stamp sets. I like the subtle and simple elegance of this little card. Refreshingly simple yet very impressive. Novice card makers will easily be able to make this and feel justifiably proud of their efforts. NB: – For reference; I’ve listed every single Stampin Up item used to make […]