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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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Clean & Simple with On A Whim!

Hey Magpies, Rachel here again to kick off the new month, welcome to April! This time I picked the Amy Tangerine, On A Whim collection to work with.  I liked the bright colours of this collection, bright colours are my bag baby! For my first LO I used the LOL Phrase Chipboard Thickers for my title. That […]

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Oh My Heart

Hey Magpies, Niki here with you today sharing some layouts using the absolutely gorgeous Oh My Heart collection by Paige Evans for Pink Paislee. The collection is bright and fun and has no particular theme and has just the right amount of random bits and pieces. For my first layout I created a soft pink […]

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Inspired by Wilna…

I’m sure most of us have scrapbooking idols? I certainly have a few including Wilna Furstenberg. Her style, for those of you not familiar with it, is very much inspired by art journaling. Wilna uses patterned paper sparingly, but tends to use plenty of embellishments along with striking cut files, usually in white or black card […]

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Tell a story

Hi! Lately I’ve been thinking about my layouts and why I’m doing them. I love photos and I love scrapbooking products. But I also want my layouts to be about stories! So how do I tell my stories? All the layouts in this blog post are a mix between Maggie Holmes – Chasing Dreams, Shimelle – […]

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On A Whim by Amy Tangerine

Hi Jackie here with my layouts for this month.  And like the title of the collection says, I decided to pick this ‘On A Whim’ – ha! ha!.  It was definitely one that I overlooked and again another one that I’m glad I picked it. The collection is very random and bright, it as cameras, […]

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Lovely Day by Dear Lizzy

I was really looking forward to getting my hands on the new Dear Lizzy collection ‘Lovely Day’, the colour palette is beautiful and there’s lots of fabulous florals and cute animals. It doesn’t disappoint. Although I do feel I need a trip to France to do some of the embellishments justice! I have three layouts […]

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Spring colours!

Hi everyone! Is your craft room full of new stash right now? Mine is! It’s so nice to have new pretty things to play with. It always boosts my creativity! But… because there is a but… I always tend to forget everything else in my stash as soon as some news enters. Not long time […]

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Oasis…

Of all the latest collections launched at CHA 2017, a firm favourite of mine has to be Oasis by Crate Paper! Whether I’m drawn to it by the stunning green tones of aqua and teal, complemented by the rich raspberry pink and subtle coral colours, or whether its simply a case of “You had me at […]

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Fancy Pants Designs – Sweet Nothings

Hello Magpies, and Happy Valentine’s Day to you all, so with this special day in mind I chose the lovely collection from Fancy Pants Design, My Sweet Nothings. My first layout, Always & Forever, I used one of  my Wedding Day photographs. I cut a design on my cameo, but only cut the bottom half […]

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