The new Magnolia Lane Suite that will be available to customers from June 4th (next Tuesday) is simply lovely. There's a very large Good Morning Magnolia Stamp Set and coordinating Magnolia Memory Dies. There's also an embossing folder and 12" x 12" Designer Series Paper (DSP). It was while deciding which of the DSP patterns to use that I made a discovery. One of the dies matches one of the sheets of paper! Well the idea of a patterned background went out of the window and I ended up ... VIEW POST
Online Extravaganza Part 1
It's been a really busy day so far and it's only 8 o'clock in the morning! Today is the first of three 48 hour Online Extravaganza promotions from Stampin' Up! with most paper and embellishments from the 2018/2019 Annual Catalogue on sale at 10% off. So for today's project I thought I'd create a Christmas card using only annual catalogue products. It wasn't as hard as you might think... CARD AND PAPER AT 10% OFF All the card and paper I used is included in the promotion today and ... VIEW POST
Merry Christmas Thinlits
How are you doing with your Christmas preparations? Me, not so well. As usual I run out of time before I run out of tasks. So I thought the Merry Christmas Thinlits would be a great way to make some impressive cards fairly quickly. I began by using my Stampin’ Trimmer to cut and score a piece of Thick Whisper White Card. Then I folded it along the scored line and sharpened the crease with a Bone Folder to create my card base. Next came the background layer. I lightly spritzed a ... VIEW POST
Thanks Stampin’ Up!
On Sunday my daughter and granddaughter walked into our house after flying from the UK to surprise me, with the help of my hubby. So all my plans for this week have drastically changed. Today's blog post will be fairly short and sweet with a thanks cards and details of a special one day Stampin' Up! sale. THE CARD I began with the card base, a piece of Thick Whisper White Card cut and scored using my Stampin' Trimmer. Then I folded it along the scored line and sharpened the crease with ... VIEW POST