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The Collection Pack Challenge – Basic Grey

Hi everyone and welcome to my April blog post, and there is defiantly a feel of spring in the air.  This  month I decided to challenge myself and use a paper manufacture that I had been neglecting for a while, Basic Grey.  When I first started scrapbooking about 8 years ago Basic Grey was the […]

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5 Products Focus – Fontastic Alphabet Mix

Hello Magpies. How are you all, lovelies ? Would you like to see what I have to share with you today ? This months (a little late as I don’t have my usual 30th slot!) I am sharing three layouts using 5 Fontastic Alphabet Mix from Amy Tan Stitched, Basic Grey Evergreen, Pebbles Birthday Wishes, Pink Paislee Solsitice and, […]

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Star Gazing

It all started with this layout – my love for the Aurora Collection by Basic Grey. I bought the collection pack on a bit of a whim really – it was slightly different to my usual style of papers and I just fancied a bit of a challenge to take me out of my comfort […]

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Still Digging those Dies.

Hi there – Sheena here again. My post this month  continues on from my last about my love of using thin dies for my pages. I have an electronic cutting machine which I do use but I really like how well the thin metal dies cut through all manner of materials leaving a crisp shape […]

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Using Old and New – Making a Kit

Hi everyone, hope you are all having a great year so far and are not fighting off to many bugs and colds, unlike me.  I spent the beginning of this year, looking at my stash and trying to get it in to some form of organisation, and realising I have far to much paper that […]

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Christmas time

Hi Everyone!!! It’s Agnieszka with couple of Christmas projects. I have to be honest… I love all the christmas staff like stockings, gingerbread, candy cane, elf on the shelve!!! So of course I had to use them in my projects. Firstly I’d like to show you layout with my son. As a background I used […]

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A Challenge of Multiple Photos

Hi Magpies, This month I chose to challenge myself to do multiple photo layouts. I don’t know if you’re anything like me, but I always take loads of photos of any occasion, and then just pick out one to scrap!! The others usually just get put in a drawer, or worse still, just stay stuck […]

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Loud and Proud

Hi everyone and welcome to my November post, hope everyone is recovering from all the Halloween sweets and have been able to scrub the fake blood off your faces!  I decided for this months post I was going to tackle LOUD and PROUD papers and see what I could do with them.  I went through […]

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Colour schemes

When it comes to inspiration for a page, sometimes things just seem to fall into place and other times a little jumping point is required. If I need a little push in the right direction, I often use a colour scheme to help me on my way. I have a colours board on Pinterest where […]

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Working with a theme.

Hi everyone I hope October is treating you well, I have decided this month to get a little bit creepy on you. I always love all the Halloween collections that come out this time of the year, but normally end up with very few Halloween photos to scrap so I have no need for a […]

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