10 Stampin’ Up! Cards you can make in minutes. Part 4

Stampin' Up! Something for Baby Card by Angela Sargeant

Today's quick Stampin' Up! card is a baby card. Who said Vintage style couldn't be quick and easy? and it's also unisex, so perfect to make for any impending birth.   Very easy instructions for making this card: 1. The base card is an A4 sheet of cardstock that I've cut in half … [Read more...]

2014 Stampin’ Up! Cruise Swap Cards – Vintage Style

Stampin' Up! Vintage style card by Angela Sargeant

Every year all Stampin' Up! Demonstrators have the chance to earn an all expenses paid 'Grand Vacation' for two somewhere yummy and/or exotic.  We always have a chance to swap some handmade cards with others on the Grand Vacation and this is the card I made multiples of to swap with others on the … [Read more...]

Vintage style gift box

Stampin' Up! vintage style gift box

A big part of the fun in my Stampin' Up! business is preparing gifts for my customers and team members.  I know people say it's better to give than to receive but it's more than just "better" - I get super excited wrapping up a gift or decorating a gift box to go out because I imagine the surprise … [Read more...]

Vintage Monochromatic Card


Ouch!  How did that happen? I didn't blog for a day or two and that stretched out to months.  I don't even know how to apologise for such a massive break, so I'll just get on with sharing my latest creations and hope that I'm forgiven. If there's anyone out there still, today I'm sharing one of … [Read more...]

Monogram Card

Beau Chateau Monogram Card

I'm cheating a little today and showing you a card that I made a little while ago.  I was going through my photos and found it so I thought I'd share it. I kept the main part of the card very simple because the middle part is quite fancy. The patterned paper has been sponged around the edges with … [Read more...]

Creative Elements

fabulous shabby chic

I'm a bit torn over this card.  I really like it because it's my style, but I feel like it might need more?  I don't know... I started to add pearls to the scallops then took them off.  I started to put buttons on the card then never glued them down.  I think it looks fine as it is but then also … [Read more...]

Elegant Birthday Card

Elegant Birthday Card

I have a confession to make ;)  When I make a card for someone who's not in the 'card world', I like to use heat embossing.  I remember when I first saw gold embossing and I was blown away that could be done by just anyone - not just Hallmark!  So now, I like to use gold embossing for non-stampers … [Read more...]

Fresh Vintage

fresh vintage

So I've finally gotten over my issues with cutting into beautiful patterned paper only to now come up with the fear of running out of said beautiful paper.  Aaaahhh!  Can anyone relate?  The paper I've used here for this card was actually free (yes, you can get it free too, more info later) and so … [Read more...]