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BFF by Rachael Elliott

Rachael has been very busy creating with the American Crafts Teen range and we’re loving what she’s come up with! Here’s a layout she created for us, the papers are just perfect for this photo… Check back soon for more gorgeous creations from Rachael and the rest of the design team, Sarah and Lianne xxx

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Yummy!

Rachel Ward has been creating layouts for us using the Bella Blvd Pack Your Bags collections. We thought the papers would be perfect for her to scrap photos of her trip to Florida, we loved what she came up with! Rachel says: A Strawberry Milkshake – This layout is just a bit of fun really, […]

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Hold Me Close

Here’s more from Jen using the lovely American Crafts Romance papers. We’ve already got these in mind for our Valentine Day projects, the pretty colours and love theme make them the perfect choice! We fell in love with this layout, using different fonts for the title is a fantastic way to use up those spare […]

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Perfect Pictures?

Rachael Elliott created this fantastic layout and step-by-step class for us, here’s what inspired her and how she did it: Inspiration: Have you ever sat in front of your computer looking through all your photos and discounted using so many of them because they weren’t perfect? I often do, but when I was looking at […]

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Hi my name’s Sarah, I’m 31, married and have been scrapping since 2004. Most of the pictures I scrap are of my 3 children who are my main source of inspiration in this very addictive hobby!! My favourite products to use are anything with October Afternoon on them and of course American Crafts Thickers, I […]

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Introducing…Jen Naulls

Hi, I’m Jen, aged 24 and recently married Michael. I’m a junior doctor so I’m very busy and stressed a lot of the time and I love to scrap to relax! I started scrapbooking on and off about 4 years ago after spotting an article in a cardmaking magazine. Within the last year or so […]

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Introducing…Rachael Elliott

My name is Rachael Elliott aka Relliott71 on UKS (I wish now I had chosen a more imaginative user name!!) I am 37, married with two girls and I work part time as a staff nurse. I have been scrapping for about two years now which is the longest that I have ever stuck to […]

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Meet the Design Team

After browsing galleries and blogs, we’ve recently asked some very talented people to join our design team. We’d like to introduce them to you… Natalie Grant:Natalie aka NattieG is 26 and lives in Swansea and is currently studying at University to become a teacher. She lives with her fiance, 4 cats and a dog and […]

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Everyday Giftbags

Lianne has been busy with the American Crafts Everyday range and has created these mini gift bags. These are so easy to make and are perfect for giving small gifts and treat. They are a basic square bottomed bag (all sides are equal width) with the sides pinched in to close. Make a notch in […]

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Romance picture frame

Here’s a picture frame created by Lianne using the gorgeous new American Crafts Romance papers. These are so easy to make, just take 2 sheets of chipboard and cut to your preferred size, cut an aperture from one of the pieces and decorate anyway you like! Stick the other piece of chipboard to the back […]

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