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Thank you

The same friend who asked me to make him a Baptism card also did some cat sitting and watered my Mum's garden whilst I was in Gloucestershire at the BAPSH Championship, so I wanted to make him a quick thank you card. I already had an idea for a card that I had wanted to… Continue reading Thank you

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How to make a six-sided treat box

Well I've handed in my first draft of my annual report, so I figured I could have a quick bit of crafting this evening! I love pillow boxes and other little treat boxes, especially if you can colour-coordinate them to a card or gift tag. So I'd like to include a little tutorial for how… Continue reading How to make a six-sided treat box

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Masculine Birthday card

Two posts in one day - I'm on a roll!!! I'll be out in the sunshine later though - I can't resist!!! It was my Step Sister's boyfriend's birthday on Friday & I always find men hard to create cards for... Whilst going into Hobbycraft for something completely un-related I found the new Docrafts Papermania… Continue reading Masculine Birthday card

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Monochromatic Tag for IndigoBlu Challenge #16

Hi everyone!! Enjoying the weekend? I always seem to have too much to do & not enough time to do it in! However, I did find the time to make this quick tag for the IndigoBlu Challenge Blog - Challenge #16 Monochromatic. I used the Tim Holtz Alterations 'Tag & Bookplates' Movers & Shapers die… Continue reading Monochromatic Tag for IndigoBlu Challenge #16

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Mum’s Birthday card – 3 months early!!!

My late Step Brother always used to say I was 'very lastminute.com' & he had a point - I would always start a project and suddenly find that it should have been completed yesterday... But my Stampin' UP! demonstrator Nikki Raine inspired me earlier this year by starting (and finishing) her cards for special occasions… Continue reading Mum’s Birthday card – 3 months early!!!

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60th Birthday Tag

I won't lie - it was my Step Aunt's 60th about the same time it was my Niece's 10th Birthday, but I was so ill I've only just finished the tag for her present! I was going to make her a card, but as it's now past her birthday, I'll just attach a tag to… Continue reading 60th Birthday Tag

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Christmas presents thank you cards

I hope people are still enjoying the festive period - I know I am, but I'm back to work on 2nd January! I like to send out my Christmas present thank you cards ASAP otherwise it's the end of January before I know it & I worry that I look so rude! In order to… Continue reading Christmas presents thank you cards

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Flowers Birthday Card

Tomorrow is one of my Fairy Godmother's birthdays! (I was never Baptised, but my Mother chose two Godmothers, so they are affectionately referred to as my 'Fairy' Godmothers!) This Fairy Godmother lives in a lovely appartment with her two cats and she loves flowers and has an allotment. I wanted to create a card for… Continue reading Flowers Birthday Card