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The Gallery Wall Project

  Morning Magpies. Niki here with something a little bit different today. Six months ago I moved into a new home and for about five of those months I’d been wondering what to do with an enormous, blank, boring, white wall in my kitchen. Having wall space in my kitchen is a new concept to […]


Thickers Guilt

Hi Magpies, Niki here today. I have been suffering with a long term condition – it’s called Thickers Guilt.  My collection of Thickers is breeding, they are spilling out of of my storage box, and have filled up another whole bag, and there are also a few lurking in with various papers, stuffed in pockets […]


Summer time

Hello everyone!!!! Can you imagine that is already one year when I am in Hey Little Magpie Creative Team? I can’t believe that time flies so fast. I remember that I didn’t know what to choose for my first post. There was so many fantastic staff that I couldn’t decided. But finally I choose Fancy […]



Hello, Jo here today to share my Creative Team projects for August. This month I chose to work with Crate Paper’s newest collection ‘Wonder’. Along with the ‘Wonder’ collection I used a sweet 3×3″ chipboard mini book by Fancy Pants Designs, Heidi Swapp glitter (it looks like the Teal is sold out, but there’s lots of […]


Enjoying some Fine & Dandy Summer Sun .

Hi there x Sheena here X This month, when looking in the shop, I was rather taken with the summery colours of pink, teal & yellow in a couple of the collections, this might have been due to the lovely weather we were having at the time, & I picked some  Summer Sun from Fancy […]



  Niki here, all in a flutter over the Fancy Pants ‘Flutter’ collection. I thought the colours were very ‘me’ when I looked at this collection online but when it arrived I absolutely loved it. It is pretty without being overly girly and the designs are really lovely and aren’t themed at all, which works […]


Mixing it Up with Basic Grey & Fancy Pants

Hi Magpie readers, hope you have been scrapping with the lovely new products that have become available over the past few weeks.  I ended my last months blog post saying that I would be using the Fancy Pants  Designs – Flutter collection for this months post, but with all the new additions to the shop […]


Flutter Collection by Fancy Pants Design

Hi all, I hope you all had a fab Easter and by now have made a big dent into the mountain of chocolate eggs you received, I know I am. For my layouts this month, I’ve used mainly the lovely new collection from Fancy Pants Design called ‘Flutter’, I love the colour of this collection […]


More Celebrations with Fancy Pants – Everyday Circus Collection

Hello everyone, Jackie here with my layouts for February, by now some of the new products will be arriving in the shop, but there are still loads of great collections to be explored.  With that in mind, I choose to use the lovely, fun collection by Fancy Pants – Everyday Circus to document more birthday celebrations. […]


Cock a Hoop at Christmas.

Hi there x Sheena here.  With Christmas now only a few days away now I hope you are feeling all festive & ready to enjoy the holidays. Whilst looking around the Hey Little Magpie website I found a stitching section which got me thinking about creating using their embroidery hoops & I settled on making some christmas […]