Simple Christmas card idea

If you haven’t finished (or started!) your Christmas cards yet then you’re probably in need of a simple but effective design. Or perhaps you haven’t tried rubber stamping before. Either way, I have the perfect project for you. I made this card on Facebook live and the video with all the instructions is available is right here: Product List 149989 £53.00 147794 £14.00 147050 £7.00 147139 £7.00 124262 £2.75 106549 £9.00 148187 £46.00 149695 £27.00 147042 £7.50 146924 £6.50 148040 […]

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Stampin’ Up! Bakers Box – wrap your crafts with style.

Hello! I’m the proud new owner of a sewing machine (that I love!) and am starting my sewing journey with baby steps. It got me thinking about all the beautiful things people make across the various crafts. Such as baking, knitting, crochet and the list goes on. And while you may be an expert in those areas you may be just venturing into papercrafting as I’m venturing into sewing.  So you may have dipped your toe in the papercrafting world […]

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Stampin’ Up! Takeout Treats

Hello! Have you seen the Takeout Treat bundle? It is sooo cute! The box is the perfect size for a little sweet treat and the sentiments are varied for many occasions. Use them for party favours, table treats, teacher appreciation and co-worker gifts to name a few! Bet you’re already thinking how you could use this bundle on so many projects, right?  I did a little stamping on mine 🙂 Watch the video to learn how to create it yourself. […]

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Stampin’ Up! Making Christmas Bright card

Hello! Today I’m sharing a card I designed for my class. Everyone made three cards using the Making Christmas Bright bundle. If you haven’t checked it out yet, you should! This one has an entirely different look… I think it’s rather glam!  Hints, tips and measurements. The star circle image is stamped onto Whisper White and heat embossed in gold then cut out using the 2 1/4 circle punch Stamp the sentiment onto another scrap piece of Whisper White and […]

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September, the perfect month to craft!

Obviously every month is the perfect month to craft but there’s just something about September. My kids are back at school and college and I have the brand new Autumn/Winter catalogue from Stampin’ Up! to play with. PLEASE REMEMBER – if you are going to spend over £100 this month – then JOIN UP! You will get more product for the money that you are spending as we get a minimum of 20% off all our purchases. PLUS so many other perks that […]

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I made a scrapbook layout…about 15 years too late!

The reluctant scrapbooker… Yup, confession time. I’ve got a bunch of photos that I was going to scrapbook – one day. Thanks to Memories and More I do have to more up to date pages using the pocket system but I recently spotted some older photos in my scrapbooking box. You know, from the days when we used to take pictures on a camera AND get them developed? Yes, that. So the pictures I’m using are from Christmas 2002 when […]

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Table favours using Hug in a mug and Treat Tubes

Hug in a mug table favours

I just couldn’t resist sharing one more project with you all! I made a few table favours for Christmas Day, just in case we all needed some more chocolate! Christmas Day and Easter Sunday are the two days of the year that my children are allowed chocolate for breakfast but it is possible that my teenagers does so more than twice a year! I used some retiring favourites of mine, they’ll be gone by 3 January so grab them while […]

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Ready for Christmas…

Ready for Christmas Bundle

We are only 3 sleeps away from Christmas Day and I think I’m ready for Christmas, are you? My Husband will buy the last few groceries tomorrow (love him!) and then it’s time to relax with the family and enjoy the celebrations. I thought I’d share this card with you to kick off the fun! Thanks to Anna Smith for the inspiration. It’s a bit more ‘fancy’ than I would normally make for Christmas but this was for my kids […]

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Hearts Come Home – Picture

Hi all I have a piece of home decor for you all today! The Hearts Come Home bundle is SO versatile for many crafting projects and I just had to make a cute little picture with it. There’s even a die to make tags, you can see it top right on the image above. You can use the houses individually, cut them up or make an entire village!   I used an Ikea Tysslinge picture frame and it’s quite teeny! […]

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