Simply Elegant True Love Stories…

Hello I hope you are well. Today’s card would be perfect for a Golden Wedding anniversary… There’s a whole lot of gold going on as I hope you can see better in this photo… I made my usual card base (21 x 14.5 cm, scored & folded on the long side at 10.5 cm) then […]

Watercolour Hugs to You!

Hello everyone. For today’s card I’ve used the Stampin’ Up! Sending Hugs stamp set. But I’ve not used the coordinating Layering Hugs dies this time. Instead I’ve created a soft and subtle card with white heat embossing and my watercolor pencils… My card base is Basic White Thick card measuring 21 x 14.5 cm, scored […]

Stamp Around UK Video Hop – July 2021 – Texture

Hello. Today I’m taking part in a video hop over on YouTube along with a number of other UK based Stampin’ Up! independent demonstrators. Our theme for this month is Texture. I’ve used embossing folders, heat embossing and ribbons with different textures on my card to this theme. You can take a look at my […]

Simply Elegant Anniversary cards

Hello, I hope you are well. Today’s card is an anniversary card that is also golden so would work well as a Golden Wedding anniversary card… Because of the asymmetrical design of the the background I’ve actually made two of these cards and here’s the second one… I love it when you feel like you’ve […]

Birthday card featuring Stampin’ Up! Simply Elegant suite

Hello. I hope you are well. Today’s card is full of shimmer and shine with the gorgeous metallic Simply Elegant speciality designer series paper and gold heat embossing… I love this paper with its combination of copper, silver and gold but I thought it needed balanced out with some white space. My card base is […]

Wishing you a wonderful birthday with Stampin’ Up! Simply Elegant suite

Hello. I’d love to introduce you to the new Simply Elegant suite of products from Stampin’ Up! These appear in the brand new May 2021 to April 2022 Annual Catalogue… Simply Elegant Suite Collection (English) [155764] £55.00 I’ve used all of the products in this suite to create this luxurious birthday card… And I’ve made […]

Friends Are Like Seashells blended card

Hello, I hope you are well. As I live by the sea the Friends Are Like Seashells stamp set just speaks to me. The fact that it comes with lovely patterned papers, dies and an embossing folder to coordinate with the stamps is even better! However, for today’s card I’ve only used the stamps for […]

Two tone birthday card using Stampin’ Up! Fancy Phrases

Hello everyone. I challenged myself to use a colour that I’ve not used for a little while; namely Merry Merlot. It’s a lovely rich colour that I used a whole lot one Christmas but it’s not a colour I pick up much the rest of the year. I decided that I would only use Merry […]

The Project Share Blog Hop – February 2021 – Black & White

Hello everyone. It’s the first Saturday of the Month so it’s time to get together with my Stampin’ friends Verity of Inky Butterfly, Gez of Nigezza Creates and Jill of Paper Daisy Crafting for our Project Share Blog Hop. Our theme for February 2021 is Black & White. We’ve each made a project using black […]