Tag: Handmade

Welcome to my Stampin’ Up! Team

I’ve recently welcomed a new team member to my Stampin’ Up! Team – The Lilypad Crafters. Obviously being a crafting team, my new team member needed a handmade card. As I was creating several cards for different occasions, I used the same design as this project, with a few tweaks. Don’t be afraid to use

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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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A pair of pink and purple Birthday Cards

I made this pair of pink and purple Birthday cards for two lovely ladies. One lady likes pink, the other purple, so I made the same design in different colours. It also helps that the ladies won’t see each other! The purple design uses Highland Heather and Purple Posy, the pink one uses Blushing Bride

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Saying Farewell to the Rocky Horror Tour

Last weekend I said farewell to the Rocky Horror Tour. It has been touring the UK since December last year, and I’ve watched it at some of the venues it has visited. Although the tour finishes today, last week was my final visit and was my opportunity to hand out the cards I’d made to

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Saying Thank You with In Color 2019-2021

Today I’m sharing some cards I made with In Color 2019-2021 products. I reached for Notecards and took my co-ordinating colour inspiration from the In Color Ribbon. Crumb Cake works beautifully with all of the In Color 2019-21 colours. As I was using the same design for all of the daisies, I stamped them using

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Graffiti Wall for a Rocky Horror Birthday

As many of you know, I’m a huge fan of Rocky Horror and have been attending various shows of the current UK tour. I made this card for the lovely gentleman who has been playing Frank-n-Furter for his Birthday. It’s based on this project from my Mostly Men Papercrafting Class. I’ve used a Real Red

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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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Butterfly Gala Birthday Card

Today I’m sharing a Butterfly Gala Birthday Card with you. It also uses the Very Versailles Stamp Set and the Perennial Birthday Stamp Set. The background leaves are in Soft Sea Foam with the butterflies in Rich Razzleberry. Corners are rounded using the Detailed Trio Punch. A layered sentiment using the Timeless Label Punch is

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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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More Delightful Tag Topper Punch

At a recent Card & Cuppa Class, we made this project. Here’s a Birthday Card I made for a regular class attendee based on the design. The shades of blue I’ve used are Seaside Spray, Balmy Blue, Pacific Point and Blueberry Bushel. These are teamed with Very Vanilla. Gallery Grunge is again used on the

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