Tartan Tags

I have another festive project over on the Artful Days blog. I repurposed some fabric samples along with the gorgeous embellishments from the November Goody Box to create two festive tartan tags: Thanks for stopping by this evening!! Hop over to the Artful Days blog…

Wonderland Mini Journal

We had an extra release this week at the Vera Lane Studio shop – a set of Wonderland accessories including lots of fun images, quotes and journal card templates. I made a cute little mini journal, perfect for slipping into your bag. The Eat Me…

Stag Wall Hanging – Artful Days ‘It’s Yule’ Box

This month’s box from Artful Days is a Christmas themed one – ‘It’s Yule’. I love the fact that the fabulous 7 Dots Studio papers have a non-traditional colourscheme – it makes a pleasant change (and means they are so much more versatile for using…

Wonderland Character Planner Clips

This week we saw the release of the fantastic Wonderland Character Planner Props. I printed them out and used my Polychromos pencils to colour them before turning them into funky planner clips. The DT have been creating some amazing inspiration projects with these all week,…

Animal Stackers!

I have to begin by saying that this design was inspired by my good friend Corrie who posted some hilarious stacked animal cards this week. (You can find her blog here. ) Anyway, I just had to try something similar with this cute set of…

‘Sweet’ Polar Bear

I love this little polar bear stamp, he looks like he’s dreaming of something rather wonderful!! I teamed him with some of the Retro Sweeties stamps for this deliciously simple card! I used my stamping platform to stamp three bears in a row (it make…

Masking Technique for Stamping (and a discount code!)

I have put together this quick video tutorial showing how easy it is to mask stamps off to create a layered effect on your card. As a bonus to all my wonderful followers, you can save 20% at the Skull and Cross Buns shop with…

Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee

I can’t believe November is here already! A new month means a new ATC swap in the VLS Facebook group – this month Corrie is hosting and the theme is Wonderland. There are many Alice in Wonderland sets of digistamps in the shop, or why…

Geometric Christmas Stag

I love how on trend this Geometric Stag stamp is – you can create contemporary Christmas cards so easily with it! Here are two ideas: This first design is so elegant – simple monochrome with gold embossed highlights, just perfect for those who don’t want…

Fa La La La Carollers

This week we have a wonderful festive digi set to showcase – The Carollers. I coloured them with my Polychromos pencils then fussy cut and layered onto embossed backgrounds. (I don’t use embossing folders very often but they are a great timesaver for Christmas cards…