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All that glitters…

A couple of weekends ago we celebrated my daughter in laws 30th birthday with a big party. I was asked to make some table decorations, so I thought I would share the process with you. Supplies used were: Glass bottles, Chunky Gold Glitter, PVA Glue, Clear Acrylic Spray (sealer), Black and Gold tissue paper, wooden… Continue reading All that glitters…

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I do solemnly swear…

…that I am up to no good! Hello friends, today I am sharing with you, a card I made for my Granddaughters 10th birthday. The whole family are Harry Potter mad!… they even named their new puppy “Nox” …which apparently is a spell to extinguish wands, previously illuminated by means of the Lumos charm, when they no… Continue reading I do solemnly swear…

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You are invited…

Today I would like to share with you a little project I made earlier in the year… To celebrate my In~laws 60th Wedding anniversay and mother in law’s 80th birthday, I was asked to make some invitations for a big family/friends bbq. I loved all of the box cards that crafter’s were making so I… Continue reading You are invited…

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Craft Fair and Go Ape!

Wow…what a busy weekend! Went to the Big Stamp and Scrapbooking Show at Alexandra Palace, Wood Green, London on Saturday and (as usual) spent  more money than I should have :p There were over 50 exhibitors there with many of them offering the chance to ‘make and take’ new projects to try… I bought loads… Continue reading Craft Fair and Go Ape!

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Hello world!

Q: What happens when nine to five just doesn’t do it for you any more? A: You start a blog! I love crafting! Don’t you? I started making cards about 12 years ago when supplies were limited and not very inspiring. My first cards were all peel off’s and mulberry papers not a Copic Marker in… Continue reading Hello world!