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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – A Gorgeous Swirly Bird

Last week’s Card & Cuppa classes saw the return of a favourite, Swirly Bird. This classy Birthday Card uses just three colours, Lemon Lime Twist, Peekaboo Peach and Sweet Sugarplum. Firstly, the ‘splats’ were stamped across the cardstock.  Next, a strip punched using the Decorative Ribbon Border was attached to the card. We then took

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Oh, Hello Friend

I haven’t seen a friend for a while so wanted them to know that I was thinking of them. As this friend is a BIG fan of pink (the complete opposite of me!), I entered a strange pink-tastic world. I used the Oh So Eclectic Stamp Set and Eclectic Layers Thinlits Dies Bundle for the

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Say Hello to Stampin’ Blends

I’m very excited today as I get to introduce you to a BRAND NEW product. Say ‘Hello’ to Stampin’ Blends. If you’re a fan of colouring and alcohol markers, then these will be perfect for you. These alcohol markers come in twelve Stampin’ Up! colours and each have a dark and light shade for enhanced

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Label Me Pretty

I can’t quite believe that it is the last Monday in October already.  Where has the year gone? As it’s Monday, I’m here to show you last week’s Card & Cuppa project. First, we used the Hardwood Background Stamp in Sahara Sand for the panelled look. Then, the leaves from the Jar of Love Stamp

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Red and sparkle for a friend

A good friend has is having a tough time at the moment, so what better way is there to send wishes than a hug in an envelope. This friend is a big fan of red, a bit of pink and a LOT of sparkle.  So, here is the card I made incorporating all of these.

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Wood Textures DSP

At the weekend I showed you a project for a friend who was travelling to China. As I know another person in the production, I made a card for them too, to wish them well. This is a very quick an easy card to put together.  It uses a sentiment from the Banners for You

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Washi Tape

At last week’s Card & Cuppa I reached for the Washi Tape.  I’d had this project designed and prepared for a while ready for my return from holiday. I saw something similar on Pinterest a long time ago and stupidly didn’t save it.  So, this is my version. We began by drawing a couple of

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Sending smiles across the miles

A very talented friend is off to China this weekend to play a lead role in a musical. This friend loves sunflowers so the Painted Harvest Stamp Set was the obvious choice. I combined Crushed Curry and Chocolate Chip for the sunflowers.  There is Wink of Stella in the centre of each flower for a

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Garden in Bloom for Charity

On Monday I showed you one of the cards from my Charity Card Making Day. Here is another. This quick and easy card uses the fabulous Garden in Bloom Stamp Set. The stem and leaves are Wild Wasabi with the petals in Sweet Sugarplum.  An accent colour of Peekaboo Peach creates the centre of the

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A Delightful Daisy for Charity

Kalimera! I’ve just spent 2.5 weeks on the lovely island of Cyprus so don’t have a Card & Cuppa project to show you from last week. However, I do have a delightful daisy to share with you from last month’s Charity Card Making Day. It uses the Touches of Texture Stamp Set for the strip

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