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Stamptastic Friends September 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to September’s Stamptastic Friends Blog Hop The theme this month is Autumn September in the UK sees the start of the leaves on the trees turning from green to orange, yellow, red and brown. Where I live in East Anglia I am lucky to be able to drive down tree lined country roads and look at all the trees changing colour. For my project I decided to continue using the Poinsettia Place Designer Series […]

Stampin Dreams September 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to the Stampin’ Dreams Blog Hop The theme this month is Favourite Season Having a birthday in November often means that I have trouble doing anything to celebrate without getting tied up in the Christmas Party season. But despite this Christmas is still my favourite season. For my project I decided to continue with the Poinsettia Place Suite and using the Designer Series Paper and Stamp Set to make 3 simple cards. I started […]

Scrapbooking Global September 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Scrapbooking Global Blog Hop The theme this month is Celebrate This month we were lucky to be able to celebrate my Step Daughter’s wedding a week before the COVID 19 rules changed again to only allow gatherings of 6 people. Even though there could only be 10 people attending the wedding ceremony and less that 29 people attending the party afterwards we have a fantastic time and took loads of photos. […]

Stamp ‘N Hop September 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Stamp ‘N Hop blog hop The theme this month is the Mini Holiday Catalogue Thank you for joining me this month. I have decided to show you a Building Block card I found on the Mixed Up Craft Facebook group hosted by Sam Calcott and decided to CASE it. When I saw the Mini Holiday Catalogue I fell in love with the Poinsettia Place Suite and ordered it straight away. To […]

Scrapbooking Global August 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Scrapbooking Global Blog Hop This month’s theme is the following sketch I decided that I needed some closure on my car accident just before Christmas 2019 and what better way than to scrapbook it. I had a rough idea as to what dies I wanted to use and this sketch gave me the ideal layout. First I decided to use the Garage Gears Dies as my embellishments so I die cut […]

Kre8tors August 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Kre8tors Blog Hop The Theme this month is Anniversary August is always a very busy month for me card wise as most of the family’s birthdays and anniversaries are this month so this could not be a better month to make an anniversary card. With Anniversaries in mind I decided to choose the Have a Hoot stamp set and matching dies from the August – December mini catalogue. I love how […]

Stamptastic Friends July 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Stamptastic Friends blog hop This month’s theme is 2020-2020 In Colors This is an exciting time in the Stampin’ Up! year as in June SU release their NEW Annual Catalogue. Not only do we get a chance to see the new products but we also get to find out the 5 In Colors for that year. The NEW In Colors this year are: Magenta Madness, Misty Moonlight, Just Jade, Bumblebee and […]

Scrapbooking Global July 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Scrapbooking Global July Blog Hop This Month’s theme has been set by Maï Chapelain who is one of our Creative Design Team members. She has chosen Monochromatic as the theme for July Blog Hop The first question I asked myself when I saw the theme was what is a Monochromatic Colour scheme. Monochromatic schemes use different tones from the same angle on the color wheel (the same hue). Monochromatic color schemes […]

Kre8tors July 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Kre8tors Blog Hop The Theme this month is a Tropical Nights Colour Challenge using the photo below I decided to make a set of cards using the stamp set Whale Done and to produce 3 cards for a Beginner Stamper, a Casual Stamper and an Avid Stamper. First I found some 13.5cm square cards and envelopes, then I cut 3 13cm squares of Rococco Rose card stock to make a may […]

Stamp ‘N Hop July 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Stamp ‘N Hop This Month’s Theme is ‘In Colors’ This is an exciting time of year when Stampin’ Up! release their 5 new In Colors. The In Colors for 2020-2020 are Magenta Madness, Cinnamon Cider, Misty Moonlight, Just Jade and Bumblebee. For my cards I chose to use Bumblebee, Misty Moonlight and Magenta Madness card stock for my card bases. I then cut Whisper White mat layer for each card base […]