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Follow your dreams: die cut background card

 Hi everyone, at the time of writing this, we are having a heatwave here in the UK (last summer I remember like this was 1976!) the grass is parched and the days are long with clear blue skies…..we’re not used to that in the UK…well not for more than 24 hours anyway!  Anyway in the… Continue reading Follow your dreams: die cut background card

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Pootlers Spring Catalogue Blog Hop

So this week I am hopping along with my fellow Pootlers to showcase some of the fabulous new products from the Spring Occasions Catalogue that was released on 3 January.  Due to the number of participants we are using inLinkz so you just click on the name to visit the next person in the list.… Continue reading Pootlers Spring Catalogue Blog Hop

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Spooky Night Suite Project 1 – Test Tube Treat Holders

Well I don’t really do Halloween much these days now that the boys are more grown up – and even when they were younger is was mainly pumpkin carving, neighbour trick or treating and the occasional party – however, I do still get them an occasional sweet and I though the test tubes were so… Continue reading Spooky Night Suite Project 1 – Test Tube Treat Holders

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Half Full Week Project 3 Modified Book Fold

Well, I hope you are enjoying my projects using a single stamp set – this card showcases the Christmas elements of the set as well as how to use the fine tip glue to create a glass like finish on your images. I also managed to emboss without throwing it everywhere I love this stamp… Continue reading Half Full Week Project 3 Modified Book Fold

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Sunday Scoring Reverse Gatefold Card with video

So my original post HERE showed off this card and I finally got around to completing the video for you.  It’s a simple card – but this pretty stamp set makes it come to live – a mini bouquet 🙂 Having made it in Flirty Flamingo originally, I thought I would move to a stronger… Continue reading Sunday Scoring Reverse Gatefold Card with video

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KISS Keep it Simple Saturday – Pootler Swaps

So a few weeks agao,  I met up with 43 people from the team for a crafting retreat, as well as preparing and delivering a one sheet wonder class to them all, I got to craft and also meet up with old friends and make some new ones too.  When we demonstrators get together, we… Continue reading KISS Keep it Simple Saturday – Pootler Swaps

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Sunday Scoring Landscape Fold Back Card

So this is another quick and easy card – lots of lovely layers and colours and a cute little bear to finish it off…. You’ll have to excuse the video though….. stamped the wrong way around on the card….but a redid it for the photo!  You get the one take wonder from me – mistakes… Continue reading Sunday Scoring Landscape Fold Back Card

Ferrero Friday · Gift box · Gift packaging · treat box · Video

Ferrero Friday Diamond Opening Four Ferrero Box

So my lovely team leader Sam (aka Pootles) made a box like this for four tealights some time ago HERE, but I have made a resized version that is just right for four Ferrero and used the fabulous new Eclectic DSP Inhes Cardstock BASE – 5 ½ x 5 ½ Cardstock LID – 5 9/16… Continue reading Ferrero Friday Diamond Opening Four Ferrero Box

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Ferrero Friday Coffee Cafe Four Ferrero Easel Box Card

So apologies for the quality of the video…. ~I had knocked it off auto focus whilst setting up after holiday and didn’t realise….anyway hopefully you can still see it – I will re-film at some point when life is a little less manic…. hopefully sooner rather than later.. Anyway here are the dimensions I used… Continue reading Ferrero Friday Coffee Cafe Four Ferrero Easel Box Card

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Pootles Design Team Week 1 Quirky Critters

So it’s back…. a month long challenge to use a stamp set as part of the Pootler’s Design Team. I was on the very first Design Team way back in 2016 and lots of the team have taken part so far, and as I am always up for a challenge I volunteered again…although I am… Continue reading Pootles Design Team Week 1 Quirky Critters