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Simple Vintage Christmas Cards

Hello, it’s Jo here with my November design team projects. This month I’ve been busy making Christmas cards with the Simple Stories ‘Simple Vintage Christmas’ collection. I’ve had to make myself stop and get this blog post written, but seriously I could keep going as there’s so much loveliness in this collection. I will continue […]

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Merry Days with Crate Paper

I know it’s only October, but I’m going to talk Christmas. I wanted to get ahead of the game and get my December Daily foundation pages done and ready. The build up to Christmas is always hectic and I really want to be able to keep up this year. So, with that in mind I […]

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Maps, maps, maps

Hello, it’s Jo here with a range of projects I’ve made featuring maps from the fabulous DCVW World Maps 12 x 12″ paper stack. I was super impressed with the quality of the paper in this pad, it’s a really good thickness, not thin and flimsy. The papers are all double-sided and several feature gold […]

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Magnolia Moments Mini Album

This month I had a play with the Fancy Pants Designs collection Magnolia Moments. You can find the whole collection here. I picked the 6×6″ Paper Pad, the Ephemera Pack, the Letterboard Sentiments Pack and the Tape Stickers. I decided to make a mini album about our home using nearly every sheet of paper in […]

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Bloom with Simple Stories

Hello, it’s Jo here with my July DT projects and I got to play with the Simple Stories collection ‘Bloom’. It’s a lovely floral collection with minty blues, peachy pinks and greens. I made two layouts and a mini book using the following products from the collection; the die cut pack, chipboard stickers and the […]

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Elle’s Studio ‘Good Times’ Mini Book

Hello! Jo here with a mini-book of our recent half term holiday in Cornwall using Elle’s Studio products. These are the Elle’s Studio products I used – Puffy Stickers, Big Moment Phrase Stickers, Arrow Label Stickers, Days of the Week Chipboard Stickers, Play All Day Phrase Stickers, Wood Veneers, Acrylic Words. Plus these which are […]

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Good Day Sunshine!

Well we’ve certainly been fortunate this last week to have seen so much of the sunshine and I have got the perfect summer collection to share with you, Echo Park’s ‘Good Day Sunshine’ collection. It has a lovely retro vibe with bikes, caravans, swimsuits, ice creams and much more. Here’s a picture of the bits […]

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Scraplift Challenge NSD 2018

Hello and welcome to NSD 2018 challenge number 5, a scraplift challenge! I have chosen a favourite layout of mine from 2016. It’s a simple design featuring patterned paper, one photo, two tags, some journaling and clusters of flowers. My challenge to you is to scraplift it, here’s my new take on the layout… I […]

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Mixing it up with Prima Amelia Rose

Hello! This month I thought I’d have a play with the Prima Marketing Amelia Rose collection, but decided to mix it with some 12 x 12″ papers and thickers from other collections. Layout 1 – Haircuts & Coffee Cups For this layout I used the gorgeous Webster’s Paper The Good Life ‘Natural Wrapping’ paper, with […]

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Maggie Holmes Flourish Collection

Hello, it’s Jo here with my DT projects for March and I got to play with my favourite designer’s new collection ‘Flourish’ by Maggie Holmes. It’s beautiful, if you love florals, vintage and soft colours like me. For my first layout I used the the patterned papers ‘Calliope’ (camera paper)¬†and ‘Greenhouse’ (yellow gingham b-side) with […]

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