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Maggie Holmes Flourish, it’s just beautiful!

Hi Magpies, Rachel here and I choose to kick off March with Maggie Holmes, Flourish collection! Now I must admit, when I first saw this collection online, I wasn’t that fussed over it. I thought it was a bit samey, the colours were dull and I didn’t think I needed it. Well, I will confess, I […]


Merry & Bright

Hey there, I’m here with the last of my Christmas card makes for 2017 and this time I’ve used a collection from 2016, Merry & Bright by Fancy Pants Designs. You can find the collection here. Let’s start with a scrapbook layout above. I used two of my favourite papers from the collection, ‘Musical Memories‘ […]

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Pretty Little Studio as arrived …

Hi Magpie, Jackie here, with a quick blogpost using the lovely new collections from Pretty Little Studio. This is a new manufacturer to the store, and currently there are 4 fabulous ranges to choose from. Each range is jammed packed with yumminess (is that a word … if not … if could be – lol […]

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It’s mini album time…

After seeing mini albums everywhere at the moment, I wanted to make one of my own. And after searching through the website I finally decided that the Fancy Pants Dream Big line. I am normally drawn towards bright colours but this one looked just to beautiful to pass up and I thought it would be […]


Fun times…

Morning Everyone. Its my turn up on the blog again today. And I have a few different projects for you. The first project is a 12 by 12 page. When looking though the website trying to decide on what I wanted to use this month I came across the new Freckled Fawn supplies. And I fell […]

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Clean & Simple with Pinkfresh, The Mix No.1

Hey Magpies! I hope everyone is having a great summer here in the northern hemisphere and I know I have some readers from down under so I hope the winter isn’t treating you guys too bad. I was struggling to get creative this month so I went back to my traditional style of clean & simple LO’s […]

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A bit of this and a bit of that!

While thinking about what I wanted to create this month…I came up with the idea to try and do a 12 by 12 page and then stretch myself and do something off the page. I  love the 6 by 6 paper pads. I will often buy them as I love the fact that the patterns […]

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Jo’s Week in the Life

I do love a good project that documents everyday life and this one ‘Week in the Life’ by Ali Edwards is always one I enjoy taking part in and have done since 2008. If you’ve not heard about it then you can click on the link above to Ali’s blog, but basically it’s a week […]


Vicki Boutin Collection

I was keen to get my hands on the Vicki Boutin mixed media products from American Crafts, especially the art pastels. In addition to these, I ordered the blending sponge, the 12×12 paper pad, the ephemera cardstock die-cuts and the cardstock labels. Naturally I ordered more than this, hence my photo below of my lovely box […]

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Mixing up Magnolia Jane

Hello everyone, I hope I find you well this month, and you have managed to get some time to craft over the past month. I have had a fabulous time crafting recently and am enjoying all the inspiration and challenges over on the Facebook group. This month I have picked a newer collection from the […]