The 2019-2020 Annual Catalogue and the 2020 Spring/Summer Catalogue will both end on the 2nd June, with many items retiring to make way for some lovely new goodies coming in the 2020-2021 Annual Catalogue (more on that later!). There are some terrific bargains to be had on the Retiring list, with some items up to 60% off! Below you'll find a link to the list, which I've tidied up to remove all items in French/German/Dutch. You'll notice some items in red - these items are retiring and already sold out, therefore no longer available new from Stampin' Up! HOWEVER I [...]
New website After a long time, I'm delighted to launch my new website! As much as I liked the old logo with the swooshes and label, they belonged to a stamp set that has sadly now retired and a punch that has also gone. The colours were a little dated too. So out with the old and in with the new! I've used images from the current Idea Book and Catalogue (request your free copy here!) for the header and hostess code images, and created tiles at the top to link to the different pages. I've used all new colours [...]
Tomorrow I'm going to the wedding of a good friend of mine, so of course I have to make her a card! She has a flowery theme to her invitations, so I thought the Detailed Floral thinlits would fit perfectly. These dies can be used for a wide range of cards, but when you pair them with the matching stamp set Floral Phrases, it's ideal for a wedding. I cut the dies out on shimmery white cardstock, and used my watercolour pencils to shade underneath, then blended it together with my aqua painter. Then all I needed was the sentiment [...]
I am so blessed to have the loveliest friends! This is another new home card that I received from the fabulous Debbie Prince. She's used the new Rooted in Nature stamp set from the 2018-19 Annual catalogue, and I just adore the colour combination that she's used. There's even a shimmer to the leaves that makes this card so elegant and sophisticated, I've put a close-up photo below. Isn't she clever? Thank you Debbie for your kindness in making this stunning card for me x Happy crafting!