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A Mixture of Fancy Pants Designs

Hi there Magpies, Niki here with you today with a few layouts using three different collections by Fancy Pants Designs. I really enjoy working with Fancy Pants Designs collections as they are all really fun and easy to use without being too whimsicle. I find they fit with most of my everyday photos and I […]

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Summer’s is nearly here….

And doesn’t it make you feel great? Whether it’s simply the warmer weather or the longer evenings for more scrapping time, Summer definitely gives you the feel good factor! As soon as it gets that bit warmer, I like nothing better than looking back on last years’ Summer holiday photos and if I haven’t already […]

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Wild at Heart- B side beauties.

Hi there x Sheena here again. I’ve always been a fan of Cocoa Vanilla Studios paper ranges and their Wild at Heart range is no exception. The colour ways in this range particularly appeal to me & I think you agree too as it flies off the shelves at the shop. For the two pages […]

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More Photos Please – NSD Challenge

Hi Everyone, I hope you are enjoyed the challenges that have been up so far this weekend for International Scrapbooking Day. It’s my turn to set the challenge, so I have one perfect for prolific photo takers like me. My challenge is for you to use 4 or more photos on a 12×12 page. I […]

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Monochrome + Colour challenge – NSD

Hi there Magpies, Here is my National Scrapbooking Day challenge for you. I’d like you to make a layout using only Black, White and Grey PLUS only 1 other colour of your choice. As you can see I chose pink as my colour of choice. Lovely. I used a cut file & backed it with […]

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Sewing Challenge for NSD

Happy NSD or in our case Happy NSW (National Scrapbooking Weekend!) My how time flies…. A year has flown by and we rare back with another fun packed weekend of challenges to whet your appetite, stir your creativity and inspire you to get down to some serious scrapbooking! I adore sewing on my layouts, so […]

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Moodboard Challenge for NSD

Hey Magpies! Niki here with you this evening with a Moodboard Challenge! Simple be inspired by the moodboard above and make a layout or project based on that inspiration. The colours were my starting point and I used the very gorgeous Wild at Heart collection by Cocoa Vanilla Studio. Other inspiration I have taken from […]

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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. […]

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Flowers galore…

I don’t think there is a better way to describe the stunning new In Bloom collection by My Minds Eye than to say it features flowers galore… It’s such a stunning collection, featuring an abundance of blossoms and blooms, with an emphasis on oversized flower heads, evocative of botanical prints. In fact, some of the […]

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Little love

Hi! … I have some very sad news! This will be my last blog post for Hey Little Magpie. 🙁 They will no longer have a international team due to expensive postage… so they are letting me go! I’m very very sad about this… but I will continue to post layouts and PL pages on […]

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