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All the Good Things, Homemade Kit

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you again today & I’m sharing 3 layouts using a homemade kit I made using a few collections that were laying around on my desk. I love mixing collections together to get a individual look to my pages. My first layout ‘Smile’ uses a background paper from the new Vicki […]

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Playing with All the Good Things to get my mojo back

Hi everyone, and a belated Happy New Year, I missed my January post as I was struggling with the horrid flu that was going around.  It has taken me a while to get my scrapping mojo back but pulling out the Vicki Boutin All the Good Things collection bits defiantly helped. I am on a […]

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Just Good Vibes here!

Hey Magpies, welcome to February! Rache here and just like last month, I used the amazing Crate Paper, Good Vibes collection this month. I loved working with it so much for January, I chose to top up my supplies and carry on using it for Febraury! I love it that much. It’s an awesome collection […]

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Jane Davenport Mermaid Markers

Hey there! Niki here today with three layouts using the Jane Davenport Mermaid Markers. These gorgeous pens/paint brushes come in a few different sets. There are a set of 12 colours which are the main set, plus there are other smaller sets: Celestial Sky, Shimmering Sky, Shipwrecked, Sun-Bleached. I was working with the main set, […]

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Catching flies…

Apart from frogs or the Venus Fly Trap plant, when else do you catch flies? The term ‘catching flies’ can used to describe someone fast asleep! And usually with their mouth agog! I was recently caught in act and my husband decided to take a snap! Initially I might have been a bit annoyed… however […]

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A Mix of Collections using Sketches

Hi Magpies, Jackie here, hope you are all now back into the swing of things and getting some time to scrap.  I was struggling this month with what to do, and my mojo had taken a holiday, I’d looked on Pintrest, blogs, IG and nothing was helping the flow, so I decided to try using […]

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All The Good Things

Hello there, it’s Jo here with my January DT projects. This month I’m using the new Vicki Boutin ‘All the good things’ collection from American Crafts. I picked a selection of 12×12″ papers, the Glitter Foam Phrase Thickers, Finishing Embellishments and the Die Cut Ephemera Icons. Scrapbook Layouts ‘Sweet’ [Papers ‘Good Vibes‘ (blue), ‘Pretty Words‘ (red […]

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Good Vibes, what a great collection!

Happy New Year & Good Vibes Magpies!!! Welcome to 2018. I am starting off the year using the Crate Paper, Good Vibes collection and I LOVE IT! I struggled with my scrapping in 2017, I lost my mojo a bit for sure but this collection got me excited again. I loved using it and I’m […]

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Jane Davenport Magic Wand Pencils

Jane Davenport Magic Wand pencils Hello magpies! December is such a busy month, and I’ve scarcely had time to sit and leisurely enjoy my usual hobbies lately. The craft desk has disappeared under stacks of parcels and paper and ribbons and cards! I need to dig it out again. I have, however, been enjoying some […]

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Mixed Media Madness

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you again today sharing 2 layouts I’ve made using the Jane Davenport mixed media collection mixed in with Vicki Boutin Designer sticker book. As you probably already know I love a bit of mixed media & have tried these products before but wanted to have a go a layout using […]

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