Hey Little Magpie Blog

Fancy Pants Designs – On Our Way…

Hi Jackie here, with my layouts for this month using the lovely travel range from Fancy Pants Designs – On Our Way … It is a great collection for your travel layouts or even for everyday layouts. Just Landed …   For my first layout I wanted to document my special treat on my visit […]

0

Magnolia Moments Mini Album

This month I had a play with the Fancy Pants Designs collection Magnolia Moments. You can find the whole collection here. I picked the 6×6″ Paper Pad, the Ephemera Pack, the Letterboard Sentiments Pack and the Tape Stickers. I decided to make a mini album about our home using nearly every sheet of paper in […]

0

Shine On with Amy Tangerine

Hi Magpies, have you seen some of the new products trickling into the store? Well I shopped & fell in love with the new Any Tan collection, Shine On. A really different colour palette of orange, yellow, teal, pink, lots of black & kraft!!! Hurray for the comeback of kraft. I’ve always loved kraft papers […]

0

Does one size fit all your memories?

Hello everyone, I hope you are finding some time to take some to spend in your craft room during this lovely sunny weather.  I must admit it has been nice to send some time crafting, but paper and fans do not mix that well, and I have spent some time chasing small bits of papers […]

0

Well Hello – Doodlebug!

Well Hello, lets show off Doodlebug’s Hello collection! Hey Magpies, it’s Rachel here and I am so excited to share this month. I picked the Hello collection from Doodlebug and I could not have loved it more, seriously, I have nine LO’s to share…… NINE! I couldn’t stop making them. I shall try and keep […]

0

Simple & Sweet by Pinkfresh Studio

Hey there Magpies, Niki here with you today sharing four layouts made using the very pretty Simple & Sweet collection by Pinkfresh Studio. The collection is full of soft colours, features lemons and pretty florals as well as some very gorgeous gold stickers. For my first layout ‘Amazing’ I’ve used a couple of the papers […]

0

Wild ‘at’ Heart

This month I’ve been having so much fun playing with one of the latest Crate collections Wild Heart. At the same time I’ve been breaking into my new Tim Holtz Oxide inks. Daft I know, but finally after a couple of months of having them, I managed to remove the cellophane wrapper. Let’s just say […]

0

Simple Stories – Good Vibes

Hi there Sheena here again x For my post this month I chose to use Simple Stories – Good Vibes range. I ordered the Good Vibes 6×8 pad plus chipboard stickers, combo stickers and the bits and pieces set. The bright colours really drew me to this range but initially I wasn’t sure what photos […]

0

Boys Rule by Cocoa Vanilla Studios

Hey Magpies, Jackie here with 3 layouts using the fabulous collection from Cocoa Vanilla – Boys Rule.  Definitely a collection I’ve been waiting for this year and the first time it arrived in the shop it sold out so quickly, but as now been restocked – yeah !!!   You Are Awesome   My first […]

Comments Off on Boys Rule by Cocoa Vanilla Studios

Lil Dude from Simple Stories

Hello Magpies! I’ve had the pleasure this month in working with one of the new-to-the-shop collections from Simple Stories. I always enjoy the ranges that come in from this company – full of bright colours and fun icons, with lots of coordinating embellishments like sticker packs and die cuts. As the mum of two boys […]

Comments Off on Lil Dude from Simple Stories

Bloom with Simple Stories

Hello, it’s Jo here with my July DT projects and I got to play with the Simple Stories collection ‘Bloom’. It’s a lovely floral collection with minty blues, peachy pinks and greens. I made two layouts and a mini book using the following products from the collection; the die cut pack, chipboard stickers and the […]

Comments Off on Bloom with Simple Stories

Creating with Simple & Sweet

Hi Magpies, Hope you are all enjoying this fabulous weather we’re having & maybe doing a bit more scrapping with the world cup on?? But now England are doing well maybe not!!!… Anyway I have 3 layouts to share with you today using the brand new collection from Pinkfresh Studio, Simple & sweet, a beautiful […]

Comments Off on Creating with Simple & Sweet

A sketch for summer

Hello, and happy July! I’ve got a sketch for you today, along with a couple of example pages using a selection of lovely products from the shop. I love a sketch for its ability to help me overcome crafter’s block, and I’ve always enjoyed making multiple pages from the same sketch and giving each a […]

Comments Off on A sketch for summer

Spinning round in circles!

Hey Magpies, I’m doing layouts with circles for July! I picked a random assortment of products this month and concentrated on using circles. So one of the first products I picked was these Elle’s Studio, Vellum Circles Sentiments. They’re such pretty colours and I love how the sentiment is cut out of the vellum. After […]

Comments Off on Spinning round in circles!

Birthday Layouts with Pink Paislee Confetti Wishes and Pretty Little Studio It’s Your Birthday

Hey there, Niki here with you today with five layouts make about my daughter’s 7th birthday, using two collections: Confetti Wishes by Pink Paislee, and It’s Your Birthday by Pretty Little Studio. The reason I have combined the two collections is becuase they compliment each other well and I wanted a mixture of 12×12 papers […]

Comments Off on Birthday Layouts with Pink Paislee Confetti Wishes and Pretty Little Studio It’s Your Birthday

Get your crafty on…

Simple Stories couldn’t have found a more perfect name for their recent collection than Crafty Girl. Featuring icons all associated with crafty hobbies including sewing, drawing and painting, or anyone who simply likes to create, this collection is perfect for anyone who loves to craft! A real mixture of colours, this bright collection includes pinks, […]

Comments Off on Get your crafty on…

Wander with My Minds Eye.

Hi there Magpies x  Sheena here again. This month whilst looking in the shop I spotted a range that I had overlooked before. Wander by My Minds Eye. It has an out door, travel type theme to it so I thought it would be right up my street. To be honest when it arrived I […]

Comments Off on Wander with My Minds Eye.

Bella Blvd – Island Escape

Hi scrappers, Jackie here and this month I’m using a summer collection from Bella Blvd – Island Escape.  I love the fresh tones of this collection and the Bella Blvd – Acrylic words  that Bella Blvd make, go well with not just holiday photographs but also everyone events, and I’ve used two of them that are […]

Comments Off on Bella Blvd – Island Escape

Elle’s Studio ‘Good Times’ Mini Book

Hello! Jo here with a mini-book of our recent half term holiday in Cornwall using Elle’s Studio products. These are the Elle’s Studio products I used – Puffy Stickers, Big Moment Phrase Stickers, Arrow Label Stickers, Days of the Week Chipboard Stickers, Play All Day Phrase Stickers, Wood Veneers, Acrylic Words. Plus these which are […]

Comments Off on Elle’s Studio ‘Good Times’ Mini Book

Living the Sweet Life with Pretty Little Studio

Hi Magpies, Julie back again today & sharing with you my layouts made using The Sweet Life collection from Pretty Little Studio. The collections from this company really suit my style of scrapping, they do loads of little packs of die cuts & embellishments to add to your pages & I love that.   My […]

Comments Off on Living the Sweet Life with Pretty Little Studio

Crushing on Summer collections with Bo Bunny and Heidi Swapp

Hi Magpies, I hope you are all having a good week, and have been enjoying the lovely weather over the past few weeks.  I have also been enjoying all the lovely new summery collections that have been arriving in the shop in the past few weeks.  I have chosen a couple of collections to play […]

Comments Off on Crushing on Summer collections with Bo Bunny and Heidi Swapp

More Nuvo Tips & Techniques!

Hey Magpies, Rachel here with more Nuvo Crystal Drops talk! I’ve already done one post about Nuvo Crystal Drops and it’s here if you want to read it – Nuvo Crystal Drops, the good, the bad and the ugly! Since I wrote that post in September 2017, nothing has changed. I LOVE Nuvos, My collection has […]

Comments Off on More Nuvo Tips & Techniques!

Night Night by Pebbles

Hey there Magpies! Niki here today with five layouts to share using the Night Night collection by Pebbles. Within Night Night there are boy themed products and girl themed products. I went for all the boy ones for obvious reasons! But the girly stuff is really lovely too. The collection as a whole is a […]

Comments Off on Night Night by Pebbles

Getting crafty with Auburn Lane

Upon first glance, you may well not recognize that Auburn Lane is by Pink Paislee. Its Autumnal colours of peaches, ochre, greens and brown feature copper highlights. They are not the usual, brighter colours often used in Pink Paislee collections. It’s such a pretty collection for which to scrap all our autumnal photos with. For […]

Comments Off on Getting crafty with Auburn Lane

Freckled Fawn – My 1st Traveler’s Notebook

Hi there Magpies, Sheena here today x For my post this month I decided to do something totally different for me and try a Traveler’s Notebook from Freckled Fawn. In the shops planner and stationary section there are a number of traveler’s notebooks by different manufacturers for you to choose from. In the past I […]

Comments Off on Freckled Fawn – My 1st Traveler’s Notebook

Echo Park – Wish Upon a Star Collection

Hi Magpies, Jackie here with my blogpost for this month. Last month I went to Paris for a few days with some of the DT and we spent one day at Disneyland Paris – I’ve never been to Disney before and I was super excited to be going even if it was only for one […]

Comments Off on Echo Park – Wish Upon a Star Collection

DCWV Premium paperback stacks

Happy Sunday magpies! Today is your last day to enter our National scrapbooking day challenges – you can find all the details in previous blog posts – so I hope you have a crafty day planned! This month I have been working with one of the paper stacks from DCWV available in the shop now. […]

Comments Off on DCWV Premium paperback stacks

Good Day Sunshine!

Well we’ve certainly been fortunate this last week to have seen so much of the sunshine and I have got the perfect summer collection to share with you, Echo Park’s ‘Good Day Sunshine’ collection. It has a lovely retro vibe with bikes, caravans, swimsuits, ice creams and much more. Here’s a picture of the bits […]

Comments Off on Good Day Sunshine!

Getting Inky with Oxides

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you again today & sharing with you my love of the relatively new Distress Oxide Inks. I have always loved mixed media, of all kinds, but these inks react so different to other inks & have a great chalky finish to them & now that they’ve brought out the new […]

Comments Off on Getting Inky with Oxides

Going Monochrome – NSD Challenge

Hi everyone, I hope you have enjoyed all the wonderful challenges my fellow DT members have been posting since Friday.  I have the pleasure of giving you all the last of this weekends challenges. The challenge I am setting you all is to create a monochrome page.  This of course can be black and white, […]

Comments Off on Going Monochrome – NSD Challenge
Pages:1234567...44