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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Lovely Lily Pad

For the first Card & Cuppa sessions of 2020, I reached for the fabulous new Lovely Lily Pad Stamp Set. Lovely Lily Pad is a FREE Sale-a-Bration Stamp Set and is one of the Reversibles range from Stampin’ Up! As you can see, the detailed outline stamp is one side of the stamp, with the

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Special Christmas Cards: Rustic Wreath

The second of my Special Christmas Cards is this traditional rustic wreath. It’s made with a combination of leaf punches, die-cut circles and scallops, plus lots of different adhesives! The main colours are Garden Green and Crumb Cake, with Old Olive, Mossy Meadow, Gold, Real Red and Very Vanilla. Snowflakes are from the Christmas Countdown

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Geared Up Garage

Every 6 weeks or so, I design a project for Card & Cuppa that is more suited to men. For this one, I reached for the Geared Up Garage Stamp Set. Normally for male cards, there is a lot of blues, greens and Crumb Cake used. I opted for a slightly brighter palette. This combination

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – A generic Birthday card

I’ll often ask the attendees to suggest cards they would like to make at Card & Cuppa sessions. A recent suggestion was a generic Birthday card, something suitable for both male and female. This project is a combination of this card and this one. It’s a great idea to combine elements of projects you have

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Thinking of you for a friend

A friend is going through a tough time, so I wanted them to know that I was thinking of them. They are a fan of pink and sparkly things, so I designed this card using the more muted Petal Pink, along with Soft Suede and Very Vanilla. This soft combination still uses the things they

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Mostly Men Class – Geared Up Garage Stamp Set and Garage Gears Dies

Here’s another project from my recent Mostly Men Class. Geared Up Garage Stamp Set and Garage Gears Dies create this fabulous classic car card. The main colours are Poppy Parade, Basic Gray and Whisper White. First, second and third generation stamping has been used for the oil spill background. Once the car was stamped, I

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Daisy Lane Once Again

As there was no Card & Cuppa last week, I’m sharing a card for one of my regular class attendees. I chose to use Daisy Lane Once again and make another version of this project. I had Soft Sea Foam and Rich Razzleberry on my desk from a different project, so decided to use them

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Birthday Card For a Friend Using Very Versailles

It was a friend’s Birthday last weekend. So I decided to make a version of a recent project. This version uses some of their favourite colours, Crumb Cake and Blackberry Bliss, combined with Very Vanilla. I’ve used the Dark Blackberry Bliss Stampin’ Blend to colour the pretty Scalloped Lace Trim Ribbon. Colouring ribbon and twine

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Last Week’s Card & Cuppa – Wiggle Worm Bundle

At a Card & Cuppa for Children recently, we used the Wiggle Worm Bundle. Well, it only seemed fair that the adult class should have a play with this fab bundle too! This project is similar to this one the children made, with a few tweaks. The Artisan Textures Stamp Set in Granny Apple Green

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Another Gallery Grunge project

Today I’m sharing another Gallery Grunge project with you. This design from my recent Stamp-a-Stack Class was in fact the inspiration for the Card & Cuppa project I showed you the other day. It’s a really simple project using Night of Navy, Crumb Cake and Very Vanilla. Gallery Grunge Stamp Set and Artisan Textures Stamp

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