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Daisy Delight and Frosted Floral

I needed a card at short notice so made this very quick and easy project. It’s a combination of a Stamp Set and DSP – Daisy Delight and Frosted Floral. I’ve taken the colour combination from the Frosted Floral DSP and paired Soft Suede, Crumb Cake and Very Vanilla. Using the DSP combinations to assist

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Blackberry Bliss Birthday

Today I’m sharing a Birthday Card I made for a friend. They were a fan of Elegant Eggplant (before it retired), so I’ve used Blackberry Bliss along with their other favourite, Crumb Cake. Oh So Eclectic Stamp Set and the matching Eclectic Layers Thinlits create this project. The pretty background lattice shows the Blackberry Bliss

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Frosted Floral DSP Happy Mail

If you are on my Catalogue Mailing List, you will have received some Frosted Floral DSP Happy Mail, along with the new Autumn/Winter Catalogue. The notecards are really simple and quick to make as the DSP does all the work. Simply cut the DSP to fit the front of the notecard. You’ll be left with

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Simple Monochrome

Everyone needs a quick and easy card in their repertoire that they can re-create for a number of different occasions. This quick and simple monochrome notecard is a great example. This one uses Washi Tape to create the fun striped pattern. I’ve made similar projects in the past using other Washi Tape and Designer Series

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Birthday Blue and Grunge

It was the Birthday of one of my regular class attendees last week and the recipient loves blue and grunge. Every time I design a project with a grunge element, they throw themselves in fully. Therefore, I knew that grunge just had to feature. To begin with, the Artisan Textures Stamp Set and a range

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You’re the best with Wood Textures DSP

Today I’m sharing something a little bit different. It’s a gift box made with the fabulous Wood Textures DSP. It’s nearing the end of term, so time to get ahead on gifts for teachers (or students). What better way to say Thank you than a gift in pretty handmade packaging? This box uses just one

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Narrow Notecards in Blueberry Bushel

Have you missed the Narrow Notecards in the Annual Catalogue? These fabulous little things are so easy to use and are great for brightening someone’s day. It’s another monochrome project, this time in Blueberry Bushel and these notecards at just 4.5 by 2.5 inches are perfect for this effect. I’ve used the In Color 6×6

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Monochrome Merry Merlot

Today I’m sharing this monochrome Merry Merlot Birthday Card with you. Both my new Gallery Grunge Stamp Set and Merry Merlot inkpad were waiting be used, so this was the perfect project. The background came to life as I was stamping. There is an image in the set that has lots of lines so I’ve

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Happy as a pig in…

Today I’m sharing a really quick and easy notecard with you. When I saw the new Artisan Textures Stamp Set in the Annual Catalogue it accidentally fell into my shopping basket! Do those sort of accidents happen to you too? These images make a great mud bath for the pigs in the This Little Piggy

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Animal Outing Anniversary

Yesterday we celebrated our 19th Wedding Anniversary. I used the perfect stamp set called Animal Outing to create this card. This new stamp set has a frog which of course is my part of HIPPOFROG. Due to the lack of a hippo in this stamp set, I’ve chosen the giraffe instead. As my husband is

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