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Dear Lizzy – New Day Part 2

Hi lovely Magpies! Pol here today with my second blog post using Dear Lizzy – New Day. I’m really enjoying using this collection, it’s so bright and colourful, right up my street.   Smile I had a bit of a brainwave for this layout! I always struggle to use the frames ephemera that comes in […]

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Changing Colors with Webster’s Pages

Hello Magpies & Happy New scrappy Year to you all. There are lots of new collections trickling into the store & I’ve decided to go with a brand that never seems as popular as some of the others but I’ve always loved their designs & colours & that’s Websters Pages. They have 2 newish collections […]

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Midnight by Cocoa Vanilla Studio

If you love Cocoa Vanilla Studio, then you’re sure to love their latest range Midnight… It’s a seamlessly co-ordinated range of papers with an ombre of colours ranging from palest pinks to the darkest blues… I guess that’s why it’s called Midnight? It’s certainly a very pretty collection, lending itself to more girly layouts. 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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Shine On Amy Tangerine, Shine On!!!

I picked the new Amy Tangerine, Shine On collection to work with this month and I did 4 LOs with it. Here’s my first one, Shine. I started with the woodgrain Planted Paper and used one of the black and white patterns, Blooms, as a border. The Caramel Cream Nuvo drops went perfectly on the woodgrain […]

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Maggie Holmes Willow Lane for Crate Paper.

Hi there Magpies, Sheena here again x This month I was eagerly awaiting this range arriving in the shop. I’d had my eye on Maggie Holmes – Willow Lane since Crate Paper started sharing their sneaks. It has a fun feel with birds, butterflies, flowers & cute animals…whats not to love. Happiness looks a lot […]

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Shine On with Amy Tangerine

Hi Magpies, have you seen some of the new products trickling into the store? Well I shopped & fell in love with the new Any Tan collection, Shine On. A really different colour palette of orange, yellow, teal, pink, lots of black & kraft!!! Hurray for the comeback of kraft. I’ve always loved kraft papers […]

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Stitching and BIG title for National Scrapbooking Day 2018

Preparing a Sunday roast? You haven’t got time for that! You’ve got layouts to create! If you’ve not scrapped out and have still got some energy left, why not give this challenge a go… Simply add stitching to your layout, be it machine or hand stitching and a LARGE title… To enter the challenge, simply […]

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Flourish into April with Maggie Holmes!

Hey Magpies, Rachel here today with the lovely Flourish collection from Maggie Holmes. I hope everyone is having a very happy Easter! Grab a cuppa and settle down for a few moments and have a look at what I’ve created this month. I worked with Flourish last month as well, I had so much left […]

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Catching flies…

Apart from frogs or the Venus Fly Trap plant, when else do you catch flies? The term ‘catching flies’ can used to describe someone fast asleep! And usually with their mouth agog! I was recently caught in act and my husband decided to take a snap! Initially I might have been a bit annoyed… however […]

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