Watercolor Wishes Card Kit:

Just when I thought I’d found my favourite Stampin’ Up! card kit, another gorgeous one comes along!!! I’ve had such fun with this kit. It makes 20 beautiful cards, covering a range of occasions and the best bit is, each card is different. No two cards are the same. Absolutely everything you will require to […]

Vintage Leaves: Autumn home décor wreath

Hi Folks, A quick post to show you what I’ve been playing with. 🙂 I’ve finally had a chance to play with this gorgeous bundle. (don’t forget there is a 15% discount when you get a bundle opportunity) And how delighted I am with the result!!! My version uses inks instead of Versamark and I […]

Candle ‘stamping’ Summer Silhouettes – 2

  Hi Folks, Back again with another candle ‘stamping’ demonstration. I have been asked to show how I decorated this particular candle. Materials used have been listed below with a handy link to purchase the goodies.     As always, if you have any queries or tips, please do drop me a comment. And of […]

Candle ‘stamping’ Decorating Technique – Summer Silhouettes

Hi Folks, Another beautiful day!!! Doesn’t everything just look and feel so different when the sun is out. And it’s the weekend, so everything is wonderful 🙂 Anyhow, down to the business at hand. I’ve had so many requests to show how I ‘stamp’ my candles so I’ve pulled together a quick video tutorial. I […]

Perpetual Birthday Calendar – March

Hi folks, Just getting prepared for all my March 2015 birthdays/anniversaries and I thought I would quickly share with you my March, Perpetual Birthday Calendar. The Perpetual Birthday Calendar Kit is fab and the best bit is that it can be referred to/added to year after year! (hence the name) 🙂  Never forget a birthday again! The Perpetual Birthday […]

Happy New Year !

Well folks, 2015 has arrived and I wanted to take this time to say that I hope you have had a wonderful Christmas and to wish you a Happy New Year. May 2015 bring you Health, Happiness and Contentment. We have so much to look forward to and I’m so excited to share that (drum […]

Life In The Forest:

I love using my Stampin’ Up! stash to make 3D Shadow Box Frames and I was particularly pleased with this one. What fantastic gifts they make! And they are so easy to do! I must apologise for the quality of the pictures and I’m afraid it doesn’t really do justice to the 3D effect. However […]

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 […]

Sweet Treats for the Chocoholic:

Delight friends with these little treats.   (if you can resist temptation long enough to share with others.)     I love the elegance of the Papillon Potpourri stamp set. It was my first purchase as a Stampin’ Up! customer and is one of the most used and most requested items in my stash. It’s […]

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   🙂 […]