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World of Good: Slimline Card using Nested Labels

I am almost at the end of the World of Good Suite projects now…. and this would work well with any regular shape – but is much easier to get the halves even with this shape! I do enjoy making my own backgrounds – the globe image works well for this card – or of… Continue reading World of Good: Slimline Card using Nested Labels

Avid Crafter · Fancy fold card

Curvy Celebration: Asymmetric Card

Happy new year…. here’s to lots of new products – and this one uses the early release bundle that I shared a little while ago and have finally got around to filming how to make it… it was orginally going to be one of my customer tutorials, but I made a different project for them… Continue reading Curvy Celebration: Asymmetric Card

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Sparkle and Shine…for Stamp Around UK Video Hop

So the creative challenge this month for our Stamp Around UK Video hop is ‘Sparkle and Shine’ So hopefully you can see the sparkle and shine on these pretty cards? Can you spot the Wink of Stella, rhinestones, sparkly ribbon ? I had a lot of fun playing with the gorgeous Curvy Celebration bundle for… Continue reading Sparkle and Shine…for Stamp Around UK Video Hop

Avid Crafter · Card · Christmas

Poinsettia Place: Simple and Elegant

Simple and elegant is what I was hoping to achieve with this card…. and another way to use your Poinsettia Place bundle without the dies, but instead using the Stitched Shapes – a great set of dies with nesting sizes of circles, ovals and squares – all with the lovely stitched edge detail. The card… Continue reading Poinsettia Place: Simple and Elegant

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Poinsettia Place: Mini Gold Hoop Wreath

Playing with Poinsettia Place again today – and this time the focus is on just the dies and the DSP. My original sample used the stamps too to stamp the petals before die cutting – but I think I prefer the one i made in my video with the die cut and embossed petals. Which… Continue reading Poinsettia Place: Mini Gold Hoop Wreath

Avid Crafter · Card

Poinsettia Place: Diagonal Split DSP card

So this card style is a great one for DSP….another 2 for 1 card – or at least you get two different cards by cutting 2 pieces of DSP This card also comes together really easily if you already have some die cuts made – I always cut a few extra (especially in white) so… Continue reading Poinsettia Place: Diagonal Split DSP card

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Inspireink Blog Hop: Christmas

So today I am hopping along with the Inspireink hoppers again – and this month the challenge is Christmas….well….I might just have overdone Christmas crafting in the last few weeks … and red and green were not what I wanted to work with…. So how about a Blushing Bride Poinsettia? I have (or at least… Continue reading Inspireink Blog Hop: Christmas