10 Stampin’ Up! Cards you can make in minutes. Part 3

Stampin' Up! Nordic Noel card by Angela Sargeant

It's the last week of August which means here in Australia the shops are already starting to sell Christmas decorations.  Of course as cardmakers we like to start our Christmas cards nice and early to have enough cards to mail out nice and early in December. Today's card is part of my "10 … [Read more...]

Stampin’ Up!’s Best of 25 Years – Christmas Edition

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For Stampin' Up!'s 25-year anniversary, they're bringing back some of their favourite stamp images from the last quarter century and combining them into 11 sets.  One set is released per month all the way until April 2014.  Along with some great classic images, each “Best of” set will also include … [Read more...]

Stampin’ Up! a Christmas card nice and early

Stampin' Up! Christmas card by Angela Sargeant

Stampin' Up! Australia are releasing their new Christmas catalogue in just a over a week.  I've already been having fun with some of these new Christmas goodies so I thought I'd give you a sneak peek and share a card that I made with a stamp set called 'Calm Christmas' from that catalogue. It … [Read more...]

Clean and Simple Christmas Card

Clean and Simple Christmas Card

I think I'm getting the hang of this clean & simple thing.  I very very rarely make the same card twice but this one just might be the one that I make a bunch of for Christmas this year. I must say I'm loving that Baker's Twine.  Usually I use it on it's own but this time I cut six lengths of … [Read more...]

A Very Merry Christmas Card

a very merry Christmas Card

I've got to get a move on with my Christmas cards if I'm going to have enough to mail out by the end of the year.  Every year I say I'll start in January and well, you know how it goes.  So today I thought I should get in the Christmas spirit in the middle of the year and whip up a few Christmas … [Read more...]

One card, three ideas

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Well yesterday was a strange day.  I decided with all the running around that I had been doing lately that I would spend the whole day at home just creating.  I had cleared off my craft desk and was ready to go when ugliness struck... that is, my card wasn't looking the way I pictured it in my … [Read more...]

Deck the halls with a luscious Christmas Card

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Oh how I love pairing red, black, cream and kraft together.  Somehow even with black and kraft, no Christmas paper and a non-Christmas accessory, this card still manages to look festive. There's really nothing to say about how this card was made as it's really straighforward, but if you want … [Read more...]