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Getting crafty with Auburn Lane

Upon first glance, you may well not recognize that Auburn Lane is by Pink Paislee. Its Autumnal colours of peaches, ochre, greens and brown feature copper highlights. They are not the usual, brighter colours often used in Pink Paislee collections. It’s such a pretty collection for which to scrap all our autumnal photos with. For […]

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Heidi Swapp – Christmas Wish List…

Hi there Sheena here again x Today I wanted to share with you 2 gadgets from Heidi Swapp which would be perfect for treating yourself to, perhaps with a little Christmas money. First is the Heidi Swapp Lightbox. It’s perfect for writing messages on, sharing birthdays & celebration days and this Christmas we are using […]

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Minc to the Max

Hi there x Sheena here again. I recently gained a new crafting toy – The Minc Machine. Ive loved all the gold details that we’ve had in various ranges over the past couple of seasons & the thought of creating these myself easily was my reason for this purchase. I’ve made 2 pages & a […]

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Project Life Supplies for non Project Lifers !

I’m not into Project Life but I love the 6×6 pads as they’re so versatile and you don’t get the heebey jeebies cutting into a smaller piece of paper especially when there are 2 of every design in case you make a blunder. Don’t let the fact that a product may have a Project Life […]

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These are the Days – The Colour of Summer

The colour of Summer ? It has to be turquoise – although being my favourite colour, I tend to use use it all year round.  You’d be forgiven for thinking that the colour of summer here in England is grey – but that’s even more reason to brighten up the dull summer days when the […]

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Minc Meets Frozen

Niki here, back with more ways to use the Minc Foil applicator which is fast becoming my favourite bit of kit. My focus this month was to have a go at applying foil to different mediums – on my list was the special Minc patterned papers,  acetate, vellum, patterned paper and chipboard. I first attempted […]

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Mad about MINC

Hiya scrappers: Niki here. Should I buy the Minc machine, or is it another gadget that I really don’t need? I wrestled with this question for about 6 weeks and concluded that I should definitely buy the Minc machine! I have a love for all things glittery and shiny so a machine that allows me […]

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