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Bold, bright and funky!

Hi Magpies it’s Julie back with you today sharing some bold, bright layouts to inspire you during the coming month. Upon looking through the store I happened upon the Becky Higgins Project Life ranges. Now as I don’t do project life I’ve always glossed over this section before but boy have I been missing out!! […]

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Open Book Project Life Kit

Hello! This month I’ve been playing with the Open Book Project Life Core Kit by Maggie Holmes, lucky me! It is absolutely full of pretty cards, so pretty that they are perfect for lots of other projects too, not just for Project Life. So in this blog post I’m going to show you four weekly […]

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Lovely, Wicked Treats!

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you today. This month I’ve choose two collections to play with, Becky Higgins Project Life ‘Sweet Edition’ & Basic Greys B-Side. My first layout ‘Big Treat’ is using the Sweet Edition by Becky Higgins & I choose the 6×6 paper pad, the core kit sampler & the specialty card pack- […]

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Playing with Papers that are SEW cool!

Hey everyone welcome to my October post, although I am a fan of all things spooky I decided to stay away from all the gorgeous Halloween collections in store and focus on some lovely bold and bright patterns.  The beautiful Jillibean Soup Sew Sweet Sunshine Soup was full of colour to hang on to the […]

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Wonderful and Fresh

Hello Magpies, Julie back with you again today This month I’ve choose to use two new wonderful collections, Crate Paper ‘Wonder’ & Pinkfresh Studio ‘Happy Things’. My first layout ‘STOP with all the photos’ is using the Happy Things collection. I wanted to do a shaker pocket on this layout so I cut out a […]

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Get Fruity with Summer Stash

Hello Magpies, it’s Julie back again with you today. As I write this, it’s not at all sunny, so hopefully I can bring some sunshine in with my layouts! I have mixed together a few of the summer lines including: Pink Paislee – Citrus Bliss, Simple Stories – Summer Vibes, Crate Paper – Poolside & […]

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#Happy and More!

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you again today, and this month, I have made three layouts using three different collections from the store. My first layout, ‘Ice Cream Thief’, is using the new Elle’s Studio Collection – Let’s Eat.I used a white piece of cardstock as my base, and started off by drawing several circles […]

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Bold backgrounds and big titles…

Often one to shy away from bold backgrounds and big titles, upon opening the ephemera pack from the Maggie Holmes Confetti collection, which features an abundance of the most stunning acetate or vellum big titles, bold background were simply a must! ‘Happy Day’ started with the bold background paper from the Brighton Pier collection by […]

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True Stories

Hi, Jo here to share some June CT projects with you all. This month I decided to use mainly products from the new Shimelle collection ‘True Stories’ to create a project life spread, a mini-album and a layout. By now you might know that I love Project Life, and while I like to use ‘official’ products, more often that […]

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With a Sunny Disposition…

Hi Magpies, Julie back with you today. This months blog post is entitled ‘With a Sunny Disposition…’, as all of my layouts have a sunny, summery colour scheme running through them. For all three pieces, I chose to use a few lovely collections from Amytan – Rise & Shine, the new Studio Calico Seven Paper […]

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