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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’ […]


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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Jane Davenport Mermaid Markers

Hey there! Niki here today with three layouts using the Jane Davenport Mermaid Markers. These gorgeous pens/paint brushes come in a few different sets. There are a set of 12 colours which are the main set, plus there are other smaller sets: Celestial Sky, Shimmering Sky, Shipwrecked, Sun-Bleached. I was working with the main set, […]

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Catching flies…

Apart from frogs or the Venus Fly Trap plant, when else do you catch flies? The term ‘catching flies’ can used to describe someone fast asleep! And usually with their mouth agog! I was recently caught in act and my husband decided to take a snap! Initially I might have been a bit annoyed… however […]

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Feeling the Love with Main Squeeze

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you again today & let me start by wishing you all a Happy New Year. Hope you all managed to get some scrapping in over the festive season & are now all ready for 2018 to begin. I managed to do a bit of scrapping & got to work with […]

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Jane Davenport Magic Wand Pencils

Jane Davenport Magic Wand pencils Hello magpies! December is such a busy month, and I’ve scarcely had time to sit and leisurely enjoy my usual hobbies lately. The craft desk has disappeared under stacks of parcels and paper and ribbons and cards! I need to dig it out again. I have, however, been enjoying some […]

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Mixed Media Madness

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you again today sharing 2 layouts I’ve made using the Jane Davenport mixed media collection mixed in with Vicki Boutin Designer sticker book. As you probably already know I love a bit of mixed media & have tried these products before but wanted to have a go a layout using […]

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Forever my always & watercolours…

Hi there Sheena here again x Whilst looking in the shop Ive noticed an increase in mixed media products on sale & thought I would try and use watercolours  on my pages this time. I chose the Pebbles  valentine range – Forever my always to create with. I liked the colours of the papers plus […]

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Girl Squad in Action

Hi there x Sheena here again x For my post this month I chose to design with the Pebbles – Girl Squad range. To be honest they are not my “go to” manufacterer but I really liked the fun feel of this range plus the gorgeous Girl Squad phrase thickers and once I started working […]

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Escaping the Ordinary with Pinkfresh Studio

Hi Magpies, Julie back here again today & I hope you are all well & getting your scrap on. This month I choose 2 new collections in the shop from Pinkfresh Studio, Escape the ordinary & Boys Fort. I decided to mix the collections together as I thought the colours went well together. It’s a […]

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