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Thanks for helping me nail it!

This ‘Thank you’ card is for some very lovely ladies who have helped me to ‘nail it’ and add another skill string to my creative bow. I’ve recently been taking courses in something that has interested me for a number of years. I can now happily announce that I am able to perform manicures and

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This year’s frog – 2018 version!

Due to the new colours and punches in the Annual Catalogue, it’s time to introduce you to this year’s frog. The 2018 version! It’s the same as previous years with the ovals from the Layering Ovals Framelits, with a few updates. As before, the other cut out shapes use a variety of punches. I’ve used

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Gorgeous Coastal Mambo Birthday

How are you enjoying the BRAND NEW Catalogue? Isn’t it fabulous? Today I’m sharing a Birthday card for some recent re-subscribers to my mailing list. Not only does the card use the new Love What You Do Stamp Set, it also uses a brand new colour and a returning In Color. Using Gorgeous Grape, Coastal

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Happy Mail – In Color and Catalogue

If the post has worked as planned, there should be quite a few people receiving happy mail. This is, of course, the brand new Annual Catalogue. With their Catalogue is a card that they can choose to either send to someone else, or keep for themselves! The cards are monochrome and made from the new

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Colour Revamp 2018

To keep things fresh and up to date, this year we have a colour revamp. Stampin’ Up! already have the In Color collections that only stick around for 2 years, but this year the colour collections are changing quite considerably. You may have seen on the retiring list that some colours are leaving us (sad

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Saying Hello – In Color Collection 2018-2020

Each year, Stampin’ Up! introduces us to 5 new colours that stay for just 2 years. Say hello to the In Color Collection for 2018-2020. This year we have Blueberry Bushel, Call Me Clover, Grapefruit Grove, Lovely Lipstick and Pineapple Punch. These colours are bright, vibrant and very much on trend. Not only are these

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Missing You with Waterfront and Colorful Seasons

As you know, I’ve recently been on holiday to Cyprus. We’ve been returning to the same place for a few years now and are getting to know the staff. So, when we heard that the usual bartender was unable to be at the resort this season, I popped this card in my suitcase to send

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Pink and sparkly dragonflies

It was my friend’s Birthday recently and she is a HUGE fan of everything pink and sparkly. Those who know me will realise that is not like me at all! I merged Touches of Texture, Dragonfly Dreams and LOTS of pink and sparkle to make her card. Using various different pinks of Flirty Flamingo, Blushing

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Saying efharisto with Color Theory DSP

As I’ve just returned from a fabulous week in Cyprus where I’ve been saying efharisto a lot. It is Greek for ‘thank you’. Before I left, I made a batch of notecards to give out to staff members as a token of my appreciation. I made these notecards using three different versions using the Color

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Celebrate your day with Bunch of Blossoms

As I was away on holiday last week there wasn’t a Card & Cuppa class. However, one of my regular Card & Cuppa attendees celebrated their birthday while I was away so I’m sharing that with you today. This bright and cheery card uses Bunch of Blossoms and the Blossom Builder Punch to create a

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