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Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #7

I knew you were hanging out to see this use for the brown paper packaging that comes with the Stampin’ Up! orders – lining the bottom of my compost bin that sits on the kitchen counter. Very convenient as when … Continue reading






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Upcycling Brown Paper Packaging Idea #4

So here’s another idea for what to do with the mountains of brown paper packaging that comes with our Stampin’ Up! orders – protect your work surfaces when you are painting. Yes a super obvious use, but very functional and … Continue reading






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Handmade Card Challenge 2016

So the very lovely Shannon West started a challenge recently to reduce the FaceBook or SMS message for birthdays and reinstate the awesome handmade greeting card that arrives in your mail box. The old fashioned way the lets someone know that … Continue reading






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Holiday Catalogue Retirement List

It will be sad to see the holiday catalogue end on January 4th, because when it ends so many of the products in it will not be available any longer and some will be gone forever even sooner! To give everyone … Continue reading






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Peppermint Crisp Slice

The original peppermint crisp slice recipe is here and I got introduced to it from Sue, but like almost everything that I come onto contact with I changed it from the original, primarily as I don’t like waste or white chocolate (which … Continue reading






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Holiday Catalogue Launch Party

Come along for a wonderful afternoon/evening full of fun and creativity. Get a new Holiday Catalogue, be inspired by displays, participate in some make ‘n takes, see new products being demonstrated, enjoy a yummy afternoon tea/supper, go in the draw … Continue reading






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Pleasant Poppy ANZAC thank you card

I was fortunate enough to be involved in my Cherub’s ANZAC ceremony this year, being the 100th year it was a pretty important event. Many people were involved in the organisation and I made some thank you cards for a … Continue reading






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Update about Basic Black & Basic Gray ink pads

There seems to be some confusion about the Basic Black and Basic Gray Classic Stampin’ Pads being on the 2015 Stampin’ Up! Retiring List. As well as the Neutrals Collection Classic Stampin’ Pads, Neutrals Collection Ink Refills, Basic Black Ink Refill and … Continue reading






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Crazy About Hello You Thinlits

Occasionally I get real mail in my mailbox – not bills, not begging letters from charities, not unsolicited stuff from real estate agents, but REAL mail and there is simply no better mail than a hand stamped card is there? … Continue reading






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Monochrome Lotus Blossom

The lotus blossom stamp set is a lot of fun to play with and being photopolymer is easy to line up the three flower stamps that make up this beautiful bloom. I CASEd the card from Rebecca M. and changed … Continue reading






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