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Feels Like Home Stamp Set

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. The Feels Like Home stamp set is a Sale-a-bration freebie available until the end of September. What is washi? It’s printed masking tape used as decoration for paper craft […]

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Diaper Fold Technique

Let’s learn the Diaper Fold Technique. Not for the baby, but for Mum. We are making a purse for Mother’s Day using this fun-fold technique. It’s called Diaper Fold because it’s like putting a nappy on the baby. You can make this purse with any square piece of paper. I recommend double-sided 6×6, 8×8 and […]

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How To Cut DSP To Make A Card

Today, I’ll show you how to cut DSP to make a card. You will need a Paper Trimmer for this. Make sure the blade is sharp because you want clean edges. Designer Series Paper (DSP) are usually 12 x 12 inches. If you’re a card maker you will need them in smaller sizes. Here’s a […]

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How To Cut Card Stock

Here’s a quick guide on how to cut card stock. Card stock is your basic paper in card making. It is usually available in 2 sizes – A4 and 12×12 (inches). You will need a Paper Trimmer for this so I suggest you invest in a good one. Make sure that your blade is sharp […]

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DIY Eco-Friendly Envelopes

Let’s make some DIY eco-friendly envelopes. As I was clearing some shelves in the studio, I noticed my pile of magazines building up in the corner. I decided to make envelopes out of them. They are outdated but the pages are filled with gorgeous photos of furniture, architectural and garden details. I also have a […]

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Basic Essentials In Card Making

It is simple to make a handmade card if you have the right tools and if you have just discovered the joy of card making then you have come to the right place. The two questions I often get from my customers are “What do I need to start card making?” and “How much will […]

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Afternoon Stamp Camp

  Have fun and stamp away like it’s nobody’s business! Join me for an afternoon stamping session on August 31, Saturday, 2-5pm. Here’s how it works – please bring your own A4 card stock, preferably white, each sheet divided and cut into 4. This will be your card front that you will use for stamping. […]

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Stampin’ Up! Paper Trimmer & Rotary Addition

It’s important to have the proper tools when creativity strikes you. Don’t underestimate the power of a good paper trimmer. It is frustrating when you cannot get the neatest and straightest cuts from a paper trimmer. After all, your card stock is your canvass so you need it to be perfect and professional-looking. Stampin’ Up!’s […]

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Card Stock and How To Cut It

Card stock and how to cut it is a question that pops up in card making. Card stock is the paper that we use for card making and scrapbooking. It is more durable and thicker than your normal printing paper. You have your A4 size which is the preferred size for card making and the […]

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Card Making 101

Card Making 101 – Cutting Mat & Paper Trimmer

Here’s the second part of card making 101. It makes sense to invest in these two items. It helps when you have a good surface to work on and a good paper trimmer to cut your card stock. Let’s shed some light on your cutting mat and paper trimmer. Cutting Mat I recommend a good […]

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Card Making 101

Card Making 101 – Your Basic Essentials

“What do I need to start making my own cards? Do I need to buy everything?” I get this question many times. My advice is to keep it simple and practical. There are so many beautiful products available for papercrafting and it can get confusing and quite overwhelming if you don’t know where to start. […]

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Stampin’ Up! New Catalogue

Hurray! We can start ordering from the new catalogue starting today! If you’re like me, your catalogue is already filled with post-its and your wish list is about a mile long! I have distributed the new catalogue last month to my customers who requested their copies. If you would like a copy, let me know […]