Die Cutting – Wishing you brighter days

There are many definitions of love. Philia relates to friendship or affectionate love. And there is no better time to show this love than when someone is struggling or feeling down. Let’s face it, we all get times like this, and usually they pass without great drama, however it’s always good when someone let’s you […]

Myths & Magic Magical Days Unicorn

Myths & Magic: I’ve spent some happy time wrapped up in the glittery world of mythical creatures and magical creations from the Myths & Magic Suite. As soon as I spotted this in the new Spring/Summer catalogue it went straight on to my order. Didn’t even wait to add it to my Wish List. Check out […]

Santa Suit combi card/box

Hi Folks, Oh I just love the run up to Christmas! Don’t you? Yes as crafters we have to start preparing much earlier than most however it’s a great excuse to get stuck in to more crafting! I’m loving the current trend for this style of card comprising a gorgeous little gift box inset on […]

Swirly Bird Snail Greetings Card

Hi Folks, Well, it’s almost the weekend again. I hope you’ve lots of lovely things planned for yourself (even if that means you’ve planned to do nothing but relax) 🙂 I have a busy weekend on the cards as I’ve a Project Class scheduled for Sunday. I’m really looking forward to that. I will post […]

Stampin’ Up! Lovely Lace Foil Embossing

  Hi Folks, I’ve really enjoyed creating this project and I’ve been looking forward to sharing it with my class (with the approval of the original designer, Melissa Kerman, of course). Stampin’ Up! Lovely Lace embossing folder is just perfect for this project. It has been sitting in my ‘Must CASE’ file for a while […]

Stampin’ Up! In The Meadow Deer Path

Hi Folks, I was out with my lovely hubby and friends for a meal in a fantastic local restaurant The Old Schoolhouse Inn and I was mesmerised by this gorgeous picture hanging on the wall. It reminded me of the Stampin’ Up! In The Meadow stamp set, that I completely fell in love with. It […]

Friends & Flowers/Sea Street Under the Sea Diorama

Hi Folks, Well this was a fun little project. Thank you to my lovely friend Gillian Whitcombe who just loves to set me challenges. The most recent challenge was to come up with a diorama depicting a sea scene through a porthole. What do you think? I was a big fan of Stampin’ Up! Blendability […]

Botanical Blooms – Centre Fold Card

Hi Folks, We had great fun yesterday making this card as one of the projects at our final Sale-A-Bration Class. I just love it so much and it’s a relatively easy card fold to do. What do you think of it? Credit for flower design must go to Carolyn Bennie as I’d noticed these flowers on […]

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 […]

Something Lacy: – Going to the Chapel !!!

Hi Folks, I recently made this beautiful card and gift box for one of my lovely team when she promoted to a higher level. (so proud!!)    🙂 As I was so delighted with it, I thought I would share it quickly with you. I should point out however that design credit for this card goes […]