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Truly Tailored Cards

Truly Tailored cards uses the stamp set and it’s coordinating punch. I was so happy when Stampin’ Up! released Truly Tailored in the 2018 Occasions Catalogue. It took the guess work out of making male-themed cards for birthdays and Father’s Day. What I love about it is that it has a coordinating punch to finish […]

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Mindful Colouring and Card Making

Do you do mindful colouring? It’s a relaxing and satisfying activity especially when you want a change of pace or you want to do something calming during your quiet time at home. My mum just finished an entire colouring book and I suggested that we cut the pages to size and mount them on card […]

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Jar of Love Shaker Card

Let’s use the Jar of Love to make shaker cards. Now here’s a card that’s a lot of fun to make. Shaker cards have been around for a long time but it’s nice to revisit the technique and see if we can make it simpler this time. The shaker part is the focal point so […]

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Balloon Bouquet Punch

Let’s use the Balloon Bouquet Punch for birthday cards. Do you sometimes just want to make birthday cards that are all the same? This birthday card layout is super easy and fun. I paired the Balloon Bouquet Punch with Designer Series Paper (DSP). Here’s how: Trim your Designer Series Paper (DSP) to 4 inch squares. […]

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Gift Box Punch Board

The Gift Box Punch Board should be your box maker this Christmas. The holidays are here again and if you’ve been busy baking and making things, you will need packaging. Wouldn’t it be nice if you can make your own boxes? Well, there’s a gadget for that. It’s a nifty little punch board that makes […]

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Gift Card Holder Inspiration

This gift card holder inspiration is fun and easy to make when you have the Envelope Punch Board. I also used the B.Y.O.P. stamp set because it has greetings and words appropriate for gift vouchers and cash. Bring out your Designer Series Paper (DSP) too because this is a great opportunity to use them for […]

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Tag Topper Punch Inspiration

Here’s a Tag Topper Punch packaging inspiration for you. Before I gave birth a month ago I decorated about a dozen bottled jelly beans to bring to the hospital. They were for nurses and visitors dropping by to see me and the new baby. I needed a simple project because you know, the whole pregnancy […]

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Holiday Card Idea – Day 5

Day 5 of our Holiday Card Idea features a simple layout that uses the lovely Holiday Home Stamp Set. It feels good to be able to make a card in a matter of minutes, especially if you’re making multiples for Christmas. This stamp set is made out of clear material so there’s little or no error at […]

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Holiday Card Idea – Day 4

The Big Shot Machine plays center role for Day 4 of the Holiday Card Idea. If you have this amazing machine, you already know how easy it is to add texture and cut out shapes to make your projects more interesting. The Big Shot allows convenience when you have to make cards in multiples. Materials […]

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Holiday Card Idea – Day 2

I love washi tape and I love it even more when I can make my own. The Tape It Stamp Set allows me to make washi tape in the colours that I like. The possibilities are endless with this stamp set. It is so versatile and can be used for any occasion, including Christmas. The […]

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Clever Use of Punches

Sometimes I come across a pop-up card in the shops and I say to myself, I can make that at home. Here is a clever way of using the Mixed Bunch stamp set, Extra Large Oval Punch, Scallop Edge Border Punch and Blossom Punch to make this lovely pop-up card. On our recent stamp club, the ladies […]

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Happy Mother’s Day

To mothers everywhere – you are amazing. No amount of education or university degree could have prepared us for motherhood. Even my own mother could not have prepared me for it. But oh boy, I wouldn’t have it any other way. It is perhaps the best thing that’s ever happened to me as a person. […]

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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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New Arrivals

Stampin’ Up!’s Occasions Catalogue is here and there are so many new exciting products to play with. One of my favourite items in the catalogue is this Scalloped Tag Topper Punch. You can create so many projects with this punch. Punch the two ends of the paper and create a lolly bag or a post-it holder. […]

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Christmas Card Ideas

Christmas is just a few days away and if at this point you are still scrambling to finish your Christmas cards, here are a few ideas for you. We all know how hard it is to find gifts for teenagers. More often than not, they prefer cash or gift cards so that they can buy […]