Oval Occasions bookmark

Hello! Even although I read books on my Kindle these days, I do still use bookmarks. I use them to mark my favourite recipes in cook books and to keep my place in my diary and notebooks. So when Stampin’ Up! release a new catalogue I like to use some of the new papers to […]

Flowers For Every Season – Christmas gift tags

Hello. After making yesterday’s Christmas card with the poinsettia design from the Flowers For Every Season designer series paper pack, I thought I’d use up some more pieces for gift tags… This also shows off more of the stamps from the awesome Itty Bitty Christmas stamp set from the 2020 Annual Catalogue. I cut pieces […]

Super Quick and Easy tags

Hello. Although I thought I’d finished my Christmas crafting I realised today that I didn’t have enough tags for my gifts. This year I’m going back to basics and using brown paper and string when wrapping my gifts so I wanted to keep my tags simple too… I had some pieces of Crumb Cake card […]

Christmas Gift tags

Hello everyone. I’ve still got some Christmas shopping to finish but I’ve started wrapping the gifts I’ve already bought. I wanted to make a few special gift tags for my smallest friends (pre-school age) and here they are… How cute are those little felt mittens and hats? Just adorable!! I used Whisper White Thick card […]

The Project Share Project

Hello. As it’s Thursday it’s time to share more great projects from my friends Jill, Gez and Verity This week I’ve chosen a theme of ‘anything but a card’ so first Up are these boxes from Gez of http://www.nigezza.co.uk How pretty are these? Please click here to visit Gez’s blog and watch her video tutorial […]

Tags from scraps

Hello. Warning – this post mentions Christmas! The Autumn/Winter Stampin’ Up! catalogue will be with us all on 4th September 2019. All of my demonstrator friends will have already seen it and will soon be able to order from it. I’m SO jealous, lol. I really want to see all the new Christmas products but […]

A gift tag just fur you

Hello. I hope you’ve been enjoying Easter. When putting together my Easter gifts for friends and family I couldn’t miss out my favourite four legged friend Poppy. Obviously she couldn’t get a chocolate Easter egg so I gave her a bag of doggie treats instead and needed an appropriate gift tag… I love the Happy […]

Baby I love the First Steps stamp set from Stampin’ Up!

Hello and thanks for joining me. After making the cute card with the handprints from the First Steps stamp set a few days ago, I got a little bit carried away and also made a gift tag… For this I used a 2 inch wide strip of Whisper White Thick card and the same Subtles […]

Christmas Gift Wrapping – Stampin’ Up! style

Hello and thanks for joining me today.  My blog is later today as I’ve been busy trying to wrap gifts!  So I thought I’d share some with you… There has been a lot of chat recently about how little of the Christmas wrapping paper we buy  that can actually be recycled so I thought I’d […]

Using up leftovers – my Stampin’ Up! style

Hello and thank you for joining me. Did you see yesterday’s blog post where I shared boxes filled with chocolates?  If you did, then you may recognise the ‘DSP’ I’ve used on these Christmas Gift Tags… I stamped more Whisper White card stock that I needed to decorate my boxes and I couldn’t see it […]