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Swirly Bird for a Sister-in-Law

It was my Sister-in-Law’s Birthday last week.  As it had been a while since I’d used the fabulous Swirly Bird Stamp Set, I reached for it to make this card. The design is a suggested color combination of Berry Burst, Daffodil Delight and Pool Party, with a touch of silver too. One of my ‘go

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A Jar of Love for an Anniversary

My parents recently celebrated their Wedding Anniversary and I of course made them a card. I decided to make an elegant and stylih card with clean lines. Obviously I’ve used Jar of Love for the jar, but I reached for the strings from Balloon Celebration to create the Old Olive stems for the hearts.  I

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Colorful Seasons Birthday

Last week a good friend celebrated her Birthday. This friend is a fan of Stampin’ Up! and the colour purple mixed with Crumb Cake. Using these colours as my guide and the fact that they are a fan of the Colorful Seasons Bundle, here is the card I made. It’s a great autumnal card using

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Customer Thank You Cards – Paint Play

Another big ‘thank you’ to everyone who has purchased products from me recently.  I really appreciate every order. Here is the card my recent customers received. I used the Paint Play Stamp Set and combined it with the new In Colors for 2017.  This Stamp Set and the In Colors are a fabulous fun, bright

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Birthday Card for my Stampin’ Up Mum

Being part of Stampin’ Up! is like having a very large extended family, and my Stampin’ Up! ‘Mum’ celebrated her Birthday recently. They are fan of butterflies and turquoise so here is the card I made. The wall was created by inking up the embossing folder with Crumb Cake and then running it through the

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New Catalogue Cards – Painted Harvest

Are you loving the new Autumn/Winter Catalogue? Do you have some favourite items yet? Everyone who received a catalogue from me at class or by post received one of these cute notecards in their Catalogue pack. The notecard uses the brand new Painted Harvest Stamp Set, part of the Painted Autumn Suite. This is my

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Customer Thank You Cards – Color Theory

Thank you so much for your recent orders.  I know I say it a lot, but I truly appreciate every single order. Making Thank You cards to send is an absolute pleasure for me. If you’ve ordered from me recently then one of these should have made its way to you. I’ve used the Color

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Copper Birthday Blooms

A good friend celebrated her Birthday last week. She’s a fan of heat embossing so I decided to combine this with a vintage look. The background uses Crumb Cake tone on tone stamping using the Touches of Texture Stamp Set. I then stamped the flower from Birthday Blooms with Versamark and heat embossed with Copper

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Customer Thank You Cards – Floral Statements

As you know, one of my favourite things to make are ‘Thank you’ cards for my lovely customers. It’s great to be able to thank those who are supporting my local business. Here is the card for my most recent customers. It uses the Floral Statements Stamp Set, a set of two stamps with two

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Sending Positive Thoughts – Good Things Are Going to Happen

A lovely lady I know is going through a bit of tough time at the moment.  So, I decided to send her a hug in an envelope via a card. I chose the fabulous ‘Good Things Are Going to Happen’ sentiment as it said what I wanted to say.  The stamp set is You’ve Got

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