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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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Guiding Card Making – Daisy

I recently showed you a project from a Guiding event.  Here is the second card from the morning. It is again a project from last year’s Charity Card Making Day. This notecard is a very quick and easy project and is perfect for beginners. A great project where a set of these notecards would make

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Sharing What I Love

Yesterday I shared a BRAND NEW Suite from the forthcoming Annual Catalogue with you. Today I’m sharing what I love with a project made using products from the suite. This card is for a friend and fellow Stampin’ Up! fan, so I couldn’t resist sending her a project filled with new goodies. The items are

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A Jar of Love for my recent customers

It’s that time when I get to share the thank you cards I’ve sent to my most recent customers. These wonderful people have supported my business over the past few weeks. Each card is handmade by me and I also include a handwritten note inside on a separate piece of cardstock. This is so that

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Treat yourself

Today I’m showing you the birthday card I made for one of my regular class attendees. It uses really bright colours of Melon Mambo and Lemon Lime Twist. Using Night of Navy accents helps to tone these colours down. This combination creates a fresh and cheery look. I chose to use the Oh So Eclectic

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Guiding Card Making – Butterflies

Last month I was invited to a Guiding event to teach the ladies how to make two cards. Here is one of the projects. This is a project from last year’s Charity Card Making Day that I chose to revisit. It uses leaves from various stamp sets in shades of green. The butterflies are from

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