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Confetti Wishes – Pink Paislee

  Hi there Sheena here again x When I was looking at all the new ranges as they came into the shop, the Pink Paislee Confetti Wishes caught my eye. Its a little brighter than I would normally go for but I thought it would be lovely & cheerful to work with whilst its so […]


BoBunny – Stay Awhile

Hello Magpie, Jackie here with my blogpost for this month, have you seen the ranges from some of the  new manufacturers that the store is now stocking,   I decided to try and get out of my comfort zone and choose this new range from BoBunny – Stay Awhile, and picked some papers that wouldn’t […]


Blast Off! with My Minds Eye

Sometimes the stars align and a paper collection turns up that is a perfect match to one of your photos. That is what happened for me with the new Blast Off collection from My Minds Eye. Click here to find Blast Off in the shop. I had this on-ride photo from our trip to Disneyland […]


Maggie Holmes Flourish Collection

Hello, it’s Jo here with my DT projects for March and I got to play with my favourite designer’s new collection ‘Flourish’ by Maggie Holmes. It’s beautiful, if you love florals, vintage and soft colours like me. For my first layout I used the the patterned papers ‘Calliope’ (camera paper) and ‘Greenhouse’ (yellow gingham b-side) with […]


Lets Go with Here & There

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you today sharing 3 layouts using the new travel collection from Crate Paper. I just love all Crate Papers collections & this one was no exception, travel themed with colours in coral, mint, yellow & pink with a touch of woodgrain/kraft thrown in. For my 1st layout ‘NYC bus trip’ […]


Heidi Swapp Memory Planner – Documenting 2018

Hi All, I hope you are all in the warm, and have not been too disrupted by the snow that has hit Britain.  I know the posties all carrying the HLM pizza boxes have been doing their best battling the adverse conditions. This month I am going to share with you how I am documenting […]


My Main Squeeze – Crate Paper

Hi there Sheena here again x With February being the month of love I’ve chosen to create using Crate Paper – Main Squeeze. Initially I thought it might be a little too pink for me but I actually love it! Love You. When I saw all the cute hearts & animals in this Main Squeeze […]


Romance is in the air – Simple Stories pages

It’s the season of love and romance, and the most recent collection in the shop from Simple Stories celebrates that with a soft and delicate colour palette of pink, green and blue, and a dash of black in the mix for contrast. I’ve been creating pages with this collection this month, and you can find it […]

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All the Good Things, Homemade Kit

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you again today & I’m sharing 3 layouts using a homemade kit I made using a few collections that were laying around on my desk. I love mixing collections together to get a individual look to my pages. My first layout ‘Smile’ uses a background paper from the new Vicki […]

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Playing with All the Good Things to get my mojo back

Hi everyone, and a belated Happy New Year, I missed my January post as I was struggling with the horrid flu that was going around.  It has taken me a while to get my scrapping mojo back but pulling out the Vicki Boutin All the Good Things collection bits defiantly helped. I am on a […]

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