animals, Birthdays, Butterflies, cards, designer series paper, dies, heat embossing, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Paper Wishes

Welcome to my Butterfly Bouquet spotlight week - this week will feature 7 video tutorials posted back to back to spotlight this early release collection from the 2021-2022 Annual Catalogue. The collection is made up of several components - Stamps, Dies, Designer Series Paper (DSP) and Specialty Paper. Are you enjoying my showcase so far?… Continue reading Paper Wishes

Butterflies, cards, designer series paper, dies, Techniques, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Happy Saffron

Welcome to my Butterfly Bouquet spotlight week - this week will feature 7 video tutorials posted back to back to spotlight this early release collection from the 2021-2022 Annual Catalogue. The collection is made up of several components - Stamps, Dies, Designer Series Paper (DSP) and Specialty Paper. One of the best creative techniques I… Continue reading Happy Saffron

#simplestamping, Annual Catalogue, cards, Floral, simple sunday, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Simple Sunday #14 – Boho Indigo

Welcome to my new Sunday series, affectionately known as Simple Sunday! The aim of this series is to showcase projects using minimal supplies, ideal for the beginner crafter or someone new to Stampin’ Up! Each project is a white card base with a 3×3 panel decorated using a single stamp set or die set. This week’s… Continue reading Simple Sunday #14 – Boho Indigo

#simplestamping, cards, designer series paper, Floral, Product Medley

Boho Blue

I've said it before and I will say it again, Product Medleys are amazing. The Stampin' Up! Annual Catalogue offers one of my favourite ones in Boho Indigo, not only do you get everything you well need except ink and glue in a single product, but you can buy refill kits to continue making more… Continue reading Boho Blue

#simplestamping, Annual Catalogue, designer series paper, Techniques

Fabulous Patterns

Layered cards are my new "go to" when I hit a crafty block, you don't need much inspiration around you to make one. You just need some nice paper and a sentiment to bring a beautiful card front together. Or as I chose for this card, an excuse to use some paper that I hadn't… Continue reading Fabulous Patterns

#simplestamping, designer series paper, Floral, Sale-a-bration

Strawberry Best

I am falling in love with the Berry Delightful and Berry Blessings set that come FREE as part of Sale-a-Bration. At first, the thought of fruit on a card didn't appeal to me and I preferred the patterned sides of the paper. But the more I look at it, the more the fruit draws me… Continue reading Strawberry Best

#simplestamping, Annual Catalogue, blends, cards, colouring, simple sunday, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Simple Sunday #12 – Nothing’s Better Than…

Welcome to my new Sunday series, affectionately known as Simple Sunday! The aim of this series is to showcase projects using minimal supplies, ideal for the beginner crafter or someone new to Stampin’ Up! Each project is a white card base with a 3×3 panel decorated using a single stamp set or die set. This week’s… Continue reading Simple Sunday #12 – Nothing’s Better Than…

Birthdays, cards, designer series paper, monotone, punch

Bermuda Birthday

When I get stuck in a phase of using the same colours, I take a good look at my ink shelves and take five colours that I haven't used recently and use at least one of them on the next project. I did go through a stage of using Bermuda Bay all the time, it… Continue reading Bermuda Birthday

cards, designer series paper, masculine, Mini Catalogue, Techniques

Best Suited Dad

I say this every time I showcased a masculine card - but they are difficult to design when you need one on the spot. I like to have a couple of card choices already made for when an occasion comes round celebrating a male in my life. Well Suited is the Designer Series Paper (DSP)… Continue reading Best Suited Dad

#simplestamping, cards, dies, Floral, incolors, Mini Catalogue, simple sunday, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Simple Sunday #11 – In Bloom

Welcome to my new Sunday series, affectionately known as Simple Sunday! The aim of this series is to showcase projects using minimal supplies, ideal for the beginner crafter or someone new to Stampin’ Up! Each project is a white card base with a 3×3 panel decorated using a single stamp set or die set. This week’s… Continue reading Simple Sunday #11 – In Bloom