Let’s make a partial die cut card with Decorative Borders & Layering Circles

Hello, I hope you are well. Today I’ve got a YouTube tutorial to share with you for this fun technique where you partially die cut and partially fussy cut on a card layer… I’ve used a gorgeous new stamp set that features in the Stampin’ Up! mini catalogue that launches TOMORROW – 5th January 2023. […]

By The Bay belated birthday card…

Hello everyone. I missed a friend’s birthday while I was away in Vienna for Stampin’ Up!’s convention, OnStage, in November. However, 2 of the products I got to order early,as a perk at being at OnStage, were perfect for his belated birthday card… Isn’t this sentiment awesome for a belated birthday card? I’d happily stretch […]

Sneak Peek at Sale-A-Bration Beautifully Happy

Hello, I hope you are well. If you watched my recent video showing you my haul from the Stampin’ Up! OnStage convention in Vienna; then you’ll already know that I’ve got my hands on some of the products being launched in January 2023. This is one of the many perks of being an independent Stampin’ […]

Happy Birthday to a Spider-Man fan!

Hello, I hope you are well. Today’s card is just a bit of fun. My lovely little neighbour celebrated his 7th birthday last week and as he’s a massive Spider-Man fan I thought I’d have a wee go at making a themed birthday card for him and here’s the result… I made my usual sized […]

Happy Birthday with Tea Boutique & Deckled Rectangles

Hello, I hope you are well. Today’s card is certainly a bright one and it was fun to make too… To make this card I did the following: Cut 3 pieces of Tea Boutique designer series paper to measure 10 x 14 cm 8 x 12 cm 5 x 8 cm Glue all 3 pieces […]

CASEing the catalogue with Abigail Rose suite

Hello. Every now and again I can sit and look at the gorgeous products on my craft desk and be a little bit overwhelmed and not know where to start with them. That’s the perfect time for picking up your Stampin’ Up! catalogue and finding those products in there. You always get some ideas and […]

Creative Colour Challenges 47 – Happy Birthday to a Classic

Hello, I hope you are well. When I first saw this week’s Creative Colour Challenge I thought YUK! and maybe I won’t bother with this one. But I guess it’s not much of a challenge if you only take part in the colour combinations you like; so I put my thinking cap on and set […]

Tree Lot dies Birthday card

Hello, I hope you are well. We are now over 3 weeks into the final Sale-A-Bration period for 2022, which ends on 31 August 2022. There is a fabulous selection of FREE products you can choose from when you spend £45 or more during the Sale-A-Bration promotional period. There are also a couple of products […]