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More Hooray by Crate Paper | Niki Rowland

Hi Magpies, I’m back with two more layouts to share using the Crate Paper ‘Hooray’ collection. I didn’t have the whole collection but I did have most of the 12×12 papers, the Icon & Phrase Thickers, the Ephemera and the chipboard stickers. Hooray is a birthday themed collection but I have managed four layouts with […]

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Hooray! By Crate Paper | Niki Rowland

Hi Magpies, Niki here today sharing two layouts using the Crate Paper ‘Hooray’ collection. Hooray is a birthday themed layout but I have make layouts about having afternoon tea and there were no birthdays in sight. Sometimes it’s easy to overlook a themed collection if it isn’t specifically what you are looking for at that […]

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Birthday Layouts with Pink Paislee Confetti Wishes and Pretty Little Studio It’s Your Birthday

Hey there, Niki here with you today with five layouts make about my daughter’s 7th birthday, using two collections: Confetti Wishes by Pink Paislee, and It’s Your Birthday by Pretty Little Studio. The reason I have combined the two collections is becuase they compliment each other well and I wanted a mixture of 12×12 papers […]

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Say Cheese!

Having been to Disneyland reasonably recently (well, 2 years ago) the stack of photos to scrap from that trip is still pretty giant. So, I’m always on the lookout for collections that will work well with those pictures and Simple Stories have a third installment of their Say Cheese line out at the moment. This […]


Interactive book!

Hi! For this month I wanted to make something with a brand I’ve never used before! Just to feel the quality and to boost my creativity! Bella Blvd has a lot of different collections out now. I chose to work with the two baby collections and one Zoo-collection. When I made my order I already […]


Let’s Party with Simple Stories… Woo Hoo!!!

When I first saw the new Let’s Party collection I couldn’t wait to get it right away. There are so many pieces that I love in this collection. But when i got it and started working with it I just got blocked. Do you know that feeling? ┬áDespite the fact that I just love every […]


Spring Fling by Pebbles

Spring is finally in the air, not only here on the blog but in the store. Spring Fling by Pebbles is a lovely collection full of Spring/Easter-friendly details, plus lots of accents that work for themes like birthdays, babies, weddings, and everyday occasions. It’s a line that immediately caught my eye, not only because of […]


Everything’s Fine & Dandy!

Happy weekend everyone! It’s Nat here sharing some fresh new card ideas using one of my eagerly anticipated picks from CHA earlier this year! The Dear Lizzy Fine & Dandy collection from American Crafts recently came into the store and well, it’s definitely worth checking out! What a gorgeous collection it is – perfect for […]


Five Products Focus with an assortment of loveliness

I couldn’t resist mixing it up this month. I am giving five products focus to products from Crate Paper Maggie Holmes Confetti, Heidi Swapp Wanderlust and Freckled Fawn Wood Chips. Those wooden arrows are just adorable and, you get two each of┬ánine different words: Travel, Love, Explore, You, Epic, Fun, This, Cute, Here.And that giraffe […]