Beautiful Day GDP #125

My Tuesday card for you this week is a card I made for the Global Design Team Colour Challenge. To check out the Design Teams cards click the link below. Click Here This colour combination really pushed my boundaries as I don't tend to use bright colours too much. I am more of a subtles… Continue reading Beautiful Day GDP #125


Sweet Soiree meets Happy Wishes

Today's card was one of the cards we made at class today. It is a relatively simple card using embelishments from the Cake Soiree Embelishment Kit and some of the die cuts from the die set.   A short but sweet sentiment from the Happy Wishes Stamp Set (available free from the Sale-A-Bration Cataloge) set… Continue reading Sweet Soiree meets Happy Wishes

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Sale-A-Bration Saturday – Amazing You

I decided late last night that I would start a Sale-A-Bration series and this is my first post in that series. Sale-A-Bration is such a fantastic promotion which deserves at least one day a week all of its own. Seasoned Stampin' Up! customers will already know just how amazing a promotion it really is. However,… Continue reading Sale-A-Bration Saturday – Amazing You

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Sure Do Love You

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, my last class projects focused around The Sure Do Love You Bundle. We started by using the Lots to Love Box Framelits Dies to make the gorgeous little box and used the largest heart die to cut a heart shaped window in the front panel of the box… Continue reading Sure Do Love You

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New Catalogue Card Swap

Whenever a new Catalogue is launched the team I am a part of (The Pootlers) organises a card swap between us. All who wish to take part add their address to a Facebook file within our team page and one person arranges us all into small groups of five or six people. We then make… Continue reading New Catalogue Card Swap

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Lets Party with the Pandas

How cute are these little guys? Back in November when I went to the Stampin' Up! Onstage Local Event in Birmingham, we were shown this stamp set and I just fell in love immediately. I knew I had to get my hands on this set as soon as possible. So, imagine my delight when I… Continue reading Lets Party with the Pandas


Solihull OnStage 2017

Well, what a weekend! I have just returned from Birmingham where I attended my first On Stage event. What an experience. Everyone raves about the Stampin' Up! Events and I was not disappointed.  Upon arrival we were presented with a lovely bag which was full of goodies. Take A look at this.      … Continue reading Solihull OnStage 2017


Silver Linings

Just over a week ago, I was made redundant from my office job where I had worked part-time for almost 7 years. Unfortunately I was self employed so didn't get a nice little redundancy package.  I spent a week feeling a little sorry for myself but then realised that this gave me the opportunity to… Continue reading Silver Linings


Early Christmas Release

I realise that it may be a swear word for a lot of people at the moment. Mentioning Christmas during the Summer Holidays doesn't please everyone but as Crafters, we have to start planning way in advance. So any chance of an early release is jumped upon.  This release comes in the form of a… Continue reading Early Christmas Release


Hurry! Time is almost up.

It's the last couple of days of this fantastic recruiting offer.  The July joining offer is coming to an end on July 31st and that sees the end of the bonus offer essentials gift pack worth £65 when you join Stampin' Up! All you have to do is buy the starter kit for £99, choose… Continue reading Hurry! Time is almost up.