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A bit of this and a bit of that from Crate Paper

Morning all! It’s Nat here – no doubt you have been snapping up lots of the lovely items that were in the recent sale in the store and I am sure that the brand new CHA items that started arriving last week have been flying out. But I wanted to share some of the things […]


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 […]


Let’s Celebrate with Birthday Wishes by Pebbles

Hello everyone, how are you all keeping, now that the festive season is over, and we are now half way through the first month of 2015, I hope well and back to normal and getting on with scrapping at least a few of the many photos you have taken over  the holidays.  This month my […]


New beginnings and a little bit of love.

Hello 2015 and hello to a new Project Life album. At the beginning of my project life albums I like to make an opening spread, which basically fills in those pockets behind what will become the left half of Week 1’s double page spread. I always include the year, the dates this album will cover (I use two […]


Mixed Bag

Hi Magpies, Julie with you today! I would like to start by wishing you all a happy new year! I decided to use a mixed bag of products this month, and my first layout, Knock Knock, is using a couple of the new papers from WRMK Love Notes Collection. I have focused on the French […]


New Year’s resolutions for Project Life!

Hi everyone! Christmas is almost over and a new year is right around the corner! I love the thought of a new year. A new and fresh start! When a year comes to an end I always want to slow down and reflect on my life! In this blog post I am planning to quickly reflect on my […]


Get Happy with Gossamer Blue

Hands up if you’ve got plenty of time to spare this month ? Anyone ?! Hmm , don’t know about you but what with the carol concerts , the Christmas fairs , the end of term shenanigans and don’t even mention the Christmas shopping , you could be mistaken for thinking that this month is […]


1,2 or 36

Hi Everyone, I hope you are keeping warm in the chilly weather that has descended on us since the beginning of December, and that you are starting to gear up to the big day this festive season.  This month I wanted to look at the different sizes of photos that I scrap and how I […]


Mixing It Up with Crate Paper and Gossamer Blue Collections

These two collections – Crate Paper’s Open Book from Maggie Holmes and the new Gossamer Blue Collection On My Desk and Gramercy Road leapt out at me when they appeared in Hey Little Magpie’s shop The colours from both mixed well so I decided to base this month’s projects on  a mixture from all three. […]


Exploring Gossamer Blue

I’m always pleased to see a new manufacturer appear on the scrapbooking scene, and I was especially delighted when the first release from Gossamer Blue appeared in the shop and contained no less than three full collections. What a treat! If you haven’t checked them out yet be sure to follow the link and take […]