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Using spots and stripes!

So this month I decided to use some spots & stripes and hopefully give you guys some ideas for using spotty and stripey paper. I do love a good striped paper but they can be a bit hard to use can’t they! So first up I have a LO I did a little while ago using […]


Five Products Focus Featuring MME Jubilee Wild Berry

Hey lovelies. It is Ifa Zainon with you today, serving up paper loveliness featuring five products from My Mind’s Eye or MME Jubilee Wild Berry range. Aren’t the chipboards lovely ? I always detach individuals shapes from the main holding board, attempting to keep as much of the sticky back backing as possible.  I find […]


A Love Story…

My hubby and I have recently been on a long weekend away without our children. Most of the time we are so focused on them that we forget about each other, so our recent break from them gave us new focus and made us realise that time to ourselves is important. While we were away […]


Vellum & Silver & Gold

Hi again! It’s me, Ida, here with a monthly Project Life post. This post could be called “Use 12*12 papers for Project Life” or “Mix & Match” (just as my previous post). Because for these three spreads I chose to use 3 different 12*12 papers and matched them with bits and pieces from different brands and […]


Small is beautiful

Small is beautiful and size really doesn’t matter when you’ve got a 6 x 6″ Notes & Things paper pad by Crate featuring scaled down versions of the larger 12 x 12″ papers in the stunning range. If like me you tend to scrap smaller format photos, the proportions of the decorative papers are a perfect complement to […]


Start with a Sketch…

Hello again, Sheena here. Today I’d like to share with you one of the ways  I get inspiration when I scrapbook… I rather like using a sketch . Without knowing it we all have albums full of our own sketches so for my blog post this month I flicked through some of my albums & […]


Still in Summer mood

Hi Everyone!!! I know that we have September already with all back to school problems, autumn leaves in the park, colder nights… That’s why I’d like to keep some summer fun in the sun memories. I used 2 Simple Stories summer collections in my projects – Good Day Sunshine and less known Summer Paradise.  Both […]


To ‘Die’ for with Pink Paislee – Solstice

Hi everyone, Jackie here, I hope you are all well and the start of the new school year is giving you some more time to scrap.    Well, here goes, I wanted to showcase this lovely collection by Pink Paislee – Solictice and decided to use various die cutting techniques.   This is my selection […]


Summer into Autumn trends

Hi everyone! It’s Nat here, back to share some projects that will hopefully inspire you as we move from Summer into Autumn. I’ve been noticing that the colour palettes of many of the lovely lines that have been coming into the store over the last month or so all share some similarities. I’m loving all […]


Crate Paper – Notes and Things …

You Are So Loved       There are some collections that come along and when you first see the sneak peek, they’re so lovely and so right up your street that you take a sharp intake of breath … and this was one – Crate Paper’s Notes and Things. I’m a big fan of […]