Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Rainbow Easter Wishes

Today I have a slimline Easter card to share, using products from the new Pretty Pink Posh March release. Don't miss the Easter sale over on the Pretty Pink Posh shop, where you can save 15% between March 23-27 on all items in the Easter section. (Please visit the PPP shop for terms and conditions)… Continue reading Rainbow Easter Wishes

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Pretty Pink Posh March 2020 Release

Today I’m sharing a card to celebrate the Pretty Pink Posh March release, available today! This fabulous release is Spring and baby themed, with stamp sets, dies and stencils. My card inspired by a technique that Jennifer McGuire showcased in a video recently. It's called the Faux Stained Glass technique, and I think the new… Continue reading Pretty Pink Posh March 2020 Release

Handmade Cards, Interactive

Home Is Where The Heart Is Magic Iris Card

Lawn Fawn are the best at creating interactive dies. The Magic Iris die is their latest and it’s so much fun! It’s also easy to use.  I purchased the Magic Iris Add-on, to allow me to hide the iris mechanism behind a scene on my cards. I decided to make a new home card using this… Continue reading Home Is Where The Heart Is Magic Iris Card

Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Happy B-Day

I have a CAS slimline card to share today, using the Bee Happy set from Hello Bluebird. I’m really enjoying working with this new card size and playing around with different layout styles using the extra space. I love to leave ‘white space’ in my designs. White space doesn’t have to mean white in colour,… Continue reading Happy B-Day

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Pretty Pink Posh You’re Invited

Today I have a bright and fun invitation card to share, using the fabulous You’re Invited script die from Pretty Pink Posh. For my colour scheme, I took inspiration from the WOW Gemstone Trio of embossing glitters. I began by stamping one of the Pretty Pink Posh Birthday Borders on a panel of white card.… Continue reading Pretty Pink Posh You’re Invited

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Pretty Pink Posh 6th Birthday Celebration Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to my blog! I’m excited to be joining this blog hop, celebrating Pretty Pink Posh's 6th Birthday and January release!  If you’re following along the blog hop, you should have arrived here from the fabulous Elena Roussakis. I’ll list all of today’s blog hop participants below, if you want to start at the… Continue reading Pretty Pink Posh 6th Birthday Celebration Blog Hop

Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

I was inspired by the Pantone Colour of the Year for my card today. This year, it’s Classic Blue, which is described by Pantone as ‘a timeless and enduring blue hue, ...elegant in its simplicity.’ I began with a piece of Hero Arts Nautical card stock, which is a lovely navy blue. I inked the Hello Bluebird… Continue reading Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Chinese New Year 2020

I enjoy making a Chinese New Year card each year for my niece and nephew. There are sets around specifically designed for Chinese New Year, but as I only make one card with this theme each year, I prefer to use stamps I already own and re-purpose them for the occasion. CNY 2020 is Year… Continue reading Chinese New Year 2020

Christmas, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Flurries of Fun

Hello Bluebird released some adorable Christmas and Winter themed sets last month, and today I’m sharing a card using the new First Snow stamp set. On a piece of green card, I added some distress oxides in Shabby Shutters, Evergreen Bough, Lucky Clover and Pine Needles. Some of the colours were a close match for… Continue reading Flurries of Fun