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DIY Washi – Feels Like Home Stamp

Let’s try DIY washi using the Feels Like Home stamp set. This is a fun paper craft project that uses the smaller stamps in the set. What is washi? It’s tape that’s decorated or printed with designs, made out of masking tape. They are purely decorative and used in bullet journals, scrapbook pages, card making, […]

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Plentiful Plants Card Inspiration

The Plentiful Plants stamp set is so much fun to use. More and more people are spending time outdoors cultivating the garden so naturally we see this influence in paper crafting too. I have to admit that it’s a hit or miss for me when it comes to keeping plants alive. Luckily, when I stamp […]

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Designer Series Paper Floral Leaves Stampin' Up! Technique

Card In A Plant Box

This card in a plant box is a simpler version of a flower pot card. I love it when the receiver can take the card apart and reuse it in other ways. For instance, the plant box can be repurposed as a small folder. The plant box is a small folder closed at the bottom […]

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Slimline Mosaic Technique

Slimline mosaic technique is my version of the slimline cards that are popping up everywhere. But first, let’s get the card base sorted. Use a piece of standard size card base (A4 cut in half). Instead of scoring (folding) at 4-1/4 inch, score your card base at a little under the 3 inch mark. You […]

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Loyal Leaves Inspired Christmas – Day 8

The Loyal Leaves stamp set from Stampin’ Up! is so versatile that I used it for today’s Christmas card series. The leaves are beautiful on their own so a simple layout is all that it needs to make them stand out. Let’s begin! Trim your Whisper White to 5-1/2 x 3-7/8 inches. This will be […]

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Christmas Wreath Card – Day 3

The card we’re making today is a Christmas wreath card that is clean, simple and easy to put together. There’s texture and just enough 3D elements to make it extra special. I particularly love the little jingle bells! When making cards in multiples, it’s best to use a good cutting and embossing machine. I suggest […]

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Journaling Leaves Scrapbooking Stampin' Up! Stickers

Journal Spread – Forever Fern

Forever Fern is the star of this journal spread. I’m glad you can join me. Our aim is to make beautiful and creative journal spreads by using stamp sets, dies and tools beyond card making. It doesn’t matter if you’re materials are not current so make sure you bring them out and give them a […]

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Journal Inspiration – Forever Fern

Today our journal inspiration will feature Forever Fern and Cheery Chirps (retired set) from Stampin’ Up!. I hope that you enjoyed my last journal post and that you’d join me by starting your own journal. Our aim is to extend the use of our stamp sets, tools and dies beyond card making. It doesn’t really […]

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Hand Stamped Botanical Stickers

My hand stamped botanical stickers are perfect for today’s card inspiration. Don’t they remind you of a relaxing summer holiday on a tropical island? Check out the pineapples, frangipani and tropical leaves. I can smell the salt sea breeze already! They are made by stamping on adhesive sheets and then cutting them out using dies. […]

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Forever Fern Card

Forever Fern is the star of today’s card inspiration. This set already possesses gorgeous and elegant images so there’s no need to mess around with it. For this reason, I kept the layout clean and simple. You can easily make this in multiples and stamp greetings for other occasions such as birthdays, sympathy etc. So, […]

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Let’s Start A Journal Today

Everyone has to start somewhere and you can join me in making a journal. I’ve been making journals for as long as I can remember for school holiday classes to encourage young people to document their lives. It’s always been a satisfying activity but I haven’t made one in a long time. So let’s start! […]

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Tiles Technique Using Tailored Tag Punch

Today we are making cards using a tiles technique. This is a fun and easy card that you can do during your quiet time at home. It only requires a few things that you probably already own like a punch, stamp set and ink pads. Think of this technique as similar to laying down tiles […]

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Tropical Chic Cards

Let’s make cards using the Tropical Chic stamp set. How are you going so far with staying home? Covid-19 is still very much a part of our everyday lives here in Victoria. We were advised to stay home for another month. Holidays are something we can look forward to once the health crisis is over […]