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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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Toile Inspired Christmas – Day 7

Today, we are making a Toile inspired Christmas card. Toile is a fabric printed with a repeating pattern. The standard for Toile is single colour and the theme is usually the scenic French countryside. Toile is usually printed in black, blue or red for wallpaper or upholstery. Although the Campology stamp set is not a […]

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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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Christmas Tags – Day 2

It’s Day 2 and we’re making Christmas tags. It’s still early on and you may still be unsure of how many cards and presents you’ll be giving out this Christmas. Tags will solve the problem because all you need to do is attach the tags onto card bases and voila you have cards! Also, the […]

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Christmas Tree Pop-Up Cards

Cold weather is the perfect time to make Christmas tree pop-up cards. As we continue working from home it’s also important that we indulge in a creative hobby that’s fun and gratifying. Hence, here’s another kit that you can assemble in your down time this winter. It’s the perfect time to stay indoors, keep warm […]

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Simply Citrus Kit

Our Simply Citrus Kit brings sunshine to any winter day. What a glorious sight it is to see our lemon tree brimming with fruit in winter. From my window, I can see bright yellow fruits peeking among the dark green leaves. As a result, I get up on the ladder to pick them, twisting the […]

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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 […]