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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

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Frosted Gingerbread – double flap card

I hadn’t planned on getting this DSP – but I received it as part of a pack at a team retreat – and I have to admit it is really fun to work with. The icing patterns are so pretty ‘sweetie’ patterns add a lovely pop of colour to it. Whilst I don’t have the… Continue reading Frosted Gingerbread – double flap card

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Tidings of Christmas pretty foldback card

I love this style of card – it is such a pretty way to show off gorgeous patterns – and it is a fun fold that everyone can make with just an extra score line (perfect for Christmas when you might want to make multiples of cards). The die cut foliage and leaves are perfect… Continue reading Tidings of Christmas pretty foldback card

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Sweet as a Peach-offset gatefold

So Sunday is generally my fancy fold day…but this one really is just an extra score line to a standard card base – but it just makes it a little different. This pretty card was my virtual swap for an online team retreat 3 weeks ago – it looks just as pretty with peaches or… Continue reading Sweet as a Peach-offset gatefold

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Hand-Penned Diagonal suspension card

I do love pretty floral cards in soft colours….and I think these cards tick both of those boxes. I am loving the soft colours in the Hand-Penned Designer Series Paper (DSP) and for quite a few I like the reverse in preference to the front images…although I am loving most of those too! This is… Continue reading Hand-Penned Diagonal suspension card

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Hydrangea Haven Side Bar Card

This is another of my Hydrangea haven projects, a pretty side bar card, making the most of the Hydrangea Haven DSP before it retires and of course using some of the beautiful Mercury Acetate sheets too. Although Rococo Rose retired as an In Colour at the end of April, I think the paper works fabulously… Continue reading Hydrangea Haven Side Bar Card