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Free Class – Mother’s Day Purse

Mother’s Day is coming up quickly and since most of us are still on Covid-19 lockdown, we can make use of our quiet time by making a beautiful handmade purse to put our Mother’s Day card for mum, grandma or Auntie. You can make this purse with any square piece of paper. I recommend 6×6, […]

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Free Class – Stamping and Paper Piecing Technique

If you’ve been making cards or paper crafting for a long time, chances are, you’ve got a ton of scrap paper that’s accumulating somewhere in your craft room. I can suggest many ways for you to use them but today I’ll show you a technique that’s fun and easy using scraps of paper and Stampin’ […]

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Ornate Garden Suite Collection Now Available

Victorian design never goes out of style. This suite will delight every card maker and paper crafter. The perfect coordination of flowery images and ornately intricate dies will inspire you to make beautiful projects. Add designer series paper, embossing folder and embellishments to the mix and you’ll really enjoy the full potential of this suite. […]

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Free Class – Hoot Hoot Hooray Tags

Hi everyone. I’ve missed you! With all the news surrounding coronavirus and the lockdown that’s preventing us from having our craft classes, I’ve decided to offer up a free video tutorial to give you all something to do while at home. This is something that some of you may have done in my class before. […]

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Card Inspiration – Neutrals Are Colourful Too

Neutrals can border on being boring when layer upon layer of browns and beiges are used in unbalanced proportions. Aim for elegance when using this palette. Try something simple like black and gray or contrast it with white. Stampin’ Up! Neutrals are made up of varying shades of grays and browns and to make this […]

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Card Inspiration – Truly Tailored For Men

We’ve made gorgeous cards for Mother’s Day and now it’s time to make cards for the men in our lives. If you’re like most card makers, inspiration doesn’t come so easily when it comes to male-themed cards. It takes a while to get the colours or the image right before we are truly happy with […]

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Card Inspiration – Let’s Sale-a-brate Specialty Papers and Eclectic Expressions

I was over the moon when I paired these two products together while I was preparing samples for my colouring class in May. I love how they worked without even trying. First I selected and fussy cut (fancy word for cutting stamped or printed images) the teapot and cup from one of the papers called […]

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Card Inspiration – Let’s Sale-a-brate With Amazing You and Springtime Foil

March is Craft Month and what better way to craft than with free products. What’s better than 1 free product? 2 free products of course! For today’s card inspiration, I combined Springtime Foils Specialty Designer Series Paper with the Amazing You Stamp Set to create beautiful and elegant cards. These products are FREE for any […]

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Card Inspiration – Sale-a-brate With Lots Of Lavender

I’m colouring like a professional with this Lots Of Lavender Photopolymer stamp set. This stamp set is FREE for any $90 Stampin’ Up! order. Don’t miss out as Sale-a-bration ends 31 March. Have a closer look at the stamp set. It has the outline of the lavender and then to colour in, just match the […]

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Card Inspiration – Let’s Sale-a-brate With Party Pandas

When something is too good, easy and true, I share it with everyone. Take this free Sale-a-bration Party Pandas Stamp Set which I paired with the Picture Perfect Party 6×6 Designer Series Paper. It’s a match made in heaven. I couldn’t be happier with the festive results. Here’s how : 1. Cut your 6×6 Picture […]

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Card Inspiration – Epic Celebration Sale-a-bration

Sale-a-bration (SAB) is Stampin’ Up!’s biggest sale event of the year and it starts when the new year begins until 31 March. How does it work? For every $90 or $180 purchase you can choose Free items from the Sale-a-bration catalogue.  There are 3 ways you can earn these products: Host – invite your friends. […]

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas everybody. Amidst the pompous and abundant celebrations with family and friends, I hope that you can find a moment to reflect upon the blessings you received this year. My Christmas card for you is a simple and humble one. As I was making this card, I pondered about the little boy born in […]

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Card Inspiration – Summer Picnic With You

Summer has arrived in Australia. With temperatures soaring, the weather invites us to the beach, the park, the lake, the vineyard greens concerts, at the tennis and anywhere outdoorsy we can think of. And what do Australians do best outdoors? Why, we picnic of course! We are experts when it comes to picnics. It also helps […]

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Christmas Inspiration – Coffee, Yes Please

Having lived in Melbourne for 13 years,  I now have a deep understanding of its obsession with coffee. Not just any coffee but really good coffee. We’re always on a quest for that perfect cuppa and it’s a bonus if you have a friend/ partner who shares the same habit. There’s nothing more blissful than […]

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Card Inspiration – The Power Of A Little Hello

Hello is such a powerful word. When walking down the street, do you say hello to the people around you? I am often in a rush to get my chores and errands done when I’m out and about but having a two-year old in tow brings me down to earth and also means that we […]