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Let’s be Merry & Bright with Pink Paislee

Hi everyone, not long now till the ‘big day’ so I thought I would get in the Christmas mood and create some layouts using the lovely Pink Paislee Merry and Bright Collection.  This collection is idea, as the tones are slightly muted , but they stick to the traditional theme of red, green and silver. […]


A whole collection in a tiny package…

Hello. My name is Niki and I am a paper-aholic. There, I admitted it. I can’t bare to miss out on a single pattern and therefore usually HAVE to buy every paper in a collection, usually in the form of a collection pack or paper stack. But sometimes the collection packs aren’t available and I […]


Glittery thickers…

I’ve re-found my love of glittery thickers! With so much choice these days for alphas for your layouts, from manufacturers stickers to specialist die-cuuting machines, I for one have been less inclined to reach for my thickers stash and use them for titles on my layouts. In turn, I seem to design each layout overlooking that […]


Holidays are coming!

There’s no hiding now – in the words of the Coca-Cola ad – Holidays are coming! October is usually the time of year when my Christmas crafting really gets ramped up in preparation for the craziness of December. It’s also the time in the craft shopping calendar when all the new holiday releases are hitting […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Everyday Circus

Hi, it’s Agnieszka with my very first post for Hey Little Magpie. It is also my first meet with Fancy Pants and their Everyday Circus collection. If you have kids this collection is perfect for you!!! I don’t have to explain why… the name of collection speaks for itself 🙂 In my first layout I […]


For the love of 6×6 paper pads

Hello Magpies! Julie here with you today! This is not only my first blog post as part of the Hey Little Magpie Creative Team (which I am thrilled about!) But it’s also my first blog post EVER! Hope everyone is enjoying this lovely heatwave that we’ve been having! It’s the perfect excuse to retreat to our […]