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Heidi Swapp Memory Planner – Documenting 2018

Hi All, I hope you are all in the warm, and have not been too disrupted by the snow that has hit Britain.  I know the posties all carrying the HLM pizza boxes have been doing their best battling the adverse conditions. This month I am going to share with you how I am documenting […]


Creations with Embroidery Hoops

Hey Magpies! Welcome to November. I am very glad to see the back of October, it’s not been a good month for me at all. I hope we can all have a wonderful November! This month I decided to do something with the Embroidery Hoops that are available in the shop. I think these are a […]

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Nuvo Crystal Drops, the good, the bad & the ugly!

Hey Magpies, it’s September! This month I’ve chosen to talk about Nuvo Crystal Drops. Now I LOVE these things! I am going to tell you some of the bad stuff that I’ve learned about them but none of this has diminished my love of these gorgeous little bottles. I am a massive fan. Now prepare […]


Using those pretty watercolour papers!

Hey Magpies! Welcome to August, it’s Rachel here with some of the pretty watercolour papers that are available in the shop now. I love these papers, they are so pretty so a I chose a few this month and have used these 4 on my LO’s and then I  couldn’t help but do a super […]

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Making my mark with Bella Blvd!

Hey Magpies, welcome to June! This month I am working with the amazing Bella Blvd, Make Your Mark collection. I used it in May as well, you can see my post here, last month I did my more clean & simple style LO’s but I also created these more, colourful and busy LO’s as well. […]

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Jo’s Week in the Life

I do love a good project that documents everyday life and this one ‘Week in the Life’ by Ali Edwards is always one I enjoy taking part in and have done since 2008. If you’ve not heard about it then you can click on the link above to Ali’s blog, but basically it’s a week […]


BIG Title – challenge for NSD

  Hey Magpies, welcome to my challenge for National Scrapbooking Day! My challenge for you is pretty simple, use a BIG title! Here’s my example below, it is an old LO I did for the blog (Nov 2016) so you may have seen it before. I used an extra large alphabet for my title, it […]

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Loads of colour with Bella Blvd.

Hey Magpies! Welcome to May. This month (and next month too), I picked the fab new collection from Bella Blvd, Make your Mark. I LOVE this collection. As Niki said in her recent post, it’s got the colours of the Illustrated Faith lines without the religious stuff which is good if you are not religious. […]


Mixing up Magnolia Jane

Hello everyone, I hope I find you well this month, and you have managed to get some time to craft over the past month. I have had a fabulous time crafting recently and am enjoying all the inspiration and challenges over on the Facebook group. This month I have picked a newer collection from the […]


Simple Pages with Simple Life

Hello Everyone and welcome to my March blogpost, and also to the meteorological start of Spring.  I hope you are looking forward to some lighter evening and the start of some love spring days to document. This month I am picking up documenting of my trip to Scotland, it was this time last year I […]