Casual Crafter · Quick and Easy

Sweet as a ……Cherry? with a discount!

Exciting news today….not only a pretty card (well ok perhaps that is not so exciting) but a sale on items in the annual catalogue! Between today (16th) and 18th (at 10:50pm) there is 10% off cardstock, 15% off inkpads (excluding ink pad bundles an non-SU branded pads) and a whopping 20% off dies! So if… Continue reading Sweet as a ……Cherry? with a discount!

Avid Crafter · Casual Crafter · Fancy fold card · Fun Fold

Merriest Moments Accordian Front Panel Card

I love a fancy (or fun) fold for special people at Christmas…. and I know that these are appreciated by the recipients that I choose to send a ‘special’ card to. The hybrid embossing folder in this bundle really does make it easy to make stunning cards….add to that the lovely dies and stamps and… Continue reading Merriest Moments Accordian Front Panel Card

Casual Crafter · Fancy fold card · Fun Fold

Whimsy and Wonder Sunday Fun Fold

Apologies for missing my normal scheduled time ….bit of a crisis with my mum’s house (she has Alzheimers) and a gas leak! Anyway all sorted and safe now (phew) so here’s this morning’s project What I love about these cards is the surprise element….looks like a standard card when closed but when you open it… Continue reading Whimsy and Wonder Sunday Fun Fold

Avid Crafter · Casual Crafter

What’s Cookin…..that’ll be a BBQ!

Ok – so I am a little late in the season to be talking BBQ – but over the summer I really didn’t have as many barbecues as I would have liked – which is particularly frustrating as we had managed to get a new gazebo and garden furniture too! Still – the card is… Continue reading What’s Cookin…..that’ll be a BBQ!

Avid Crafter · Casual Crafter · Christmas

Tidings of Christmas – From our house to yours

I think this paper is one of the prettiest papers in the Tidings of Christmas Designer Series Paper pack. I love that it is subtle and wintry without being ‘ in your face’ Christmas and the sentiment would be great as a non-religious card too and it just fits on the star too 🙂 Simple… Continue reading Tidings of Christmas – From our house to yours

Beginner Crafter · Casual Crafter · Christmas

Tidings of Christmas – simple panel

Just a simple card to start off some Christmas in July 🙂 The papers are really pretty and work whether it is for Christmas or another autumn or winter occasion. I’ll be sharing lots more cards, some eith This card is perfect if you are only starting out in cardmaking too…. just stamp the images… Continue reading Tidings of Christmas – simple panel

Card · Casual Crafter · Quick and Easy · Video

Hydrangea Haven Acetate Split Panel Card

I hope you enjoyed the suite inspiration overview…(if you missed it the link is at the bottom of this post) This style of card is perfect to show off the beautiful Mercury Acetate (although it is a little tricky to photograph!) I think that Merry Merlot is a great colour to bring out the deeper… Continue reading Hydrangea Haven Acetate Split Panel Card

Casual Crafter · Fancy fold card

Dragonfly Garden Side Panel card

Here’s a fun card using one of the bolder designs in the Dandy Garden Designer Series Paper (DSP) and for fun I’ve used vellum sheets for the dragonfly – colouring on the reverse of the image gives a pretty and soft effect Crafty hugs Heidi x Product List £7.75 £5.50 £34.00 £21.00 £5.50 £8.25 £7.00… Continue reading Dragonfly Garden Side Panel card