Roll Up, Roll Up….

This afternoon I have been sewing again. I found a pattern for a jewellery roll in Cath Kidston’s ‘Make’ book. I used a jazzy Art Gallery print contrasting with a plain lemon, all edged with pink polka dot bias binding. Inside there is a roomy…

Springtime In Paris

The new range of cutting dies from Wild Rose Studio are gorgeous. I have used them along with one of their stamps to make this card. The background has a delicate swirly handmade paper layered over pink card and silver mirri card. I cut a…

Adrift – Mirabelle Collection

When I first saw that Trimcraft were producing the Mirabelle range featuring Santoro’s beautiful designs, I knew that I would have to treat myself and buy some. I decided on the A4 paper pad and the glitter stickers, and used them to make this gorgeous…

Little Blue

Today is my daughter’s birthday, and although she is no longer a little girl, she loves quirky and handmade items so I made her a ragdoll. I used a pattern from a lovely book called ‘We Make Dolls’. The doll is supposed to be Little…

Flights of Fancy

This card is based on another pretty sketch at cardabilites Challenge Blog. I used a Die’Sire birdhouse embossing folder to emboss directly onto my card front before cutting out a circular aperture. The pretty check ribbon is by May Arts and coordinates well with the…

Beautiful Butterfly

This beautiful card was inspired by this Fusion Card Challenge: I have chosen to use both the image and the sketch for my card. I have used some HOTP backing papers and a beautiful Magenta Stamps butterfly stamp. I stamped the image with black Memento…

Topiary Card

This card is based on the sketch at Sweet Stampin’ Challenge. I have used a lovely topiary stamp which I coloured with my Promarkers: Lime Green, Pear Green, Forest Green, Raw Sienna and Terracotta I used some DCWV backing papers, layered onto blue and green…

Spectacular Cushion!

Excuse the puns, but this Kokka Echino Glasses fabric from The Makery is quite ‘eye catching’. I picked it up while we were in Bath and (for once!) knew exactly what I wanted to do with it. I have to say that this is the…

Rock Chick

Kenny K stamps are so much fun – I love this Rock Chick girl! I stamped her with black Memento ink and coloured her in with a mix of Spectrum Noir and Promarker pens (sorry, no colour list this time as I forgot to make…

Put Some Ribbon On It! – Thank You Card

Exciting news……*Drumroll Please!*……This is my first project for the design team at Handmade Harbour! I am so pleased to be spending the next six months working with Wendy and all the talented ladies who make up the team, I am sure that it will be…