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Hi folks, I have a simple card to show you today, I picked this new spellbinders frame up from the craft show at the NEC, its called Fleur de elegance, Its quite big so didn’t need much else  , and the only other die I used was spellbinders classic oval large to make the aperture .  The flowers are from wild orchid crafts and the paper and image I got from Live and love crafts.


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Hi everyone….

Hi everyone, I’m really pleased with the way this card has turned out. The dies I have used are…Spellbinders Grand rectangles, Spellbinders 5×7 matting basics A+B, Sue Wilson Diagonals-lavish swirls, Sue wilson Greek Island collection- Background, Sue Wilson   frames, tags-pierced flags, Sue Wilson Greek Island collection, corner, border & tag.  Flowers from Wild orchid crafts, Sorry but I found the sentiment stamp at the bottom of my box and can’t remember who makes it.DSCF9918

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Evening folks,  todays card is using the fabulous Sue Wilson dies, I have used Noble dies – ornate pierced rectangles, Caribbean island collection- St Kitts, expression dies- enjoy.  Finished card around 7×5 inches .    (sorry for the grainy pic)DSCF9836

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Just for you…

Good Morning everyone, Todays card is using the lovely Sue Wilson dies, I am loving the new collection, so here is what I have used… Noble dies-ornate pierced squares, Greek island collection corner, border and tag, Frames and tags- pierced flags, Finishing touches- charming hearts corners, the sentiment is from my pc. finished card measures 7.5 inches.


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Hi folks, I have another card for you today. If you don’t have the Spellbinders grand squares, the measurements for the base layer is 7″ and the 2nd layer is 6″. the dies I have used are all from Sue Wilson range. Greek island collection Kefalonia, Expression dies Hello, Finishing touches delicate fronds.
I have had a few people ask about the flowers I use, I usually get the from Wild orchid crafts, they also do flower kits/starter packs, Another good site is Sweet lilac flowers who also do colour theme kits and special offer boxes if you want to check them out


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New Dies….

Hi everyone. got myself some new dies to play with and they are gorgeous…The frame was made using Tattered lace essentials squares, the ivy and the oval is from the new greek island die collection, corner, border and tag dies  by Sue Wilson, also used from Sue Wilson collection is the pierced flag die. You can get these from at reasonable prices…


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Sincere thanks…

Hi everyone , I have another card to share with you all.  As you know I do normally use my Spellbinders grand squares but sadly they are no longer available, so I just cut the base layer at 7 inches square, the second large layer is cut at 6 inches square, my finished card measures 7.5 inches.  The dies I have used are, Spellbinders bracket border one, joy crafts flourishes border. For the aperture, I used Tattered lace essentials rectangles, I like these as there is only a small gap between the sizes and you get a lot of dies. The sentiment is Anna Griffin. Flowers from my very large stash…  Just on another quick note, I have decided to step down from the Tattered lace design/sample team, I would like to wish Stephanie and the team all the very best and Thank you for the opportunity of making samples , its been great seeing them on TV. xx


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Hello everyone, Well I have just realised I now have over 4000 likes, which was a nice suprise , so hello to all my new followers. My card today is pretty simple to do and is using Spellbinders grand rectangles, Tattered lace monumental moments love (panorama collection) , Tattered lace build a butterfly, flowers from wild orchid crafts, image from live and love crafts. Hope you like it xx


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Hi everyone…

Hi everyone, Well Im back to normal this week, back to work. I always find the next few months a little grey and dull after the build up to Christmas, I am however looking forward to seeing all the new dies that are coming out, (need to win the lottery) x
So onto todays card, Spellbinders grand squares, joy crafts flourishes border, Marianne designs flower mirror, both dies i got from Icon crafts UK, paper and image form Live and love crafts, flowers from Wild orchid crafts and Annamarie designs. Pearl swirls from creative expressions. The 2nd photo shows the same card but with a sentiment instead of a photo, I like both versions.

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Happy New Year…

Hi everyone, Just wanted to wish all my lovely followers a very happy, healthy and wealthy new year, Thanks for all your lovely comments over the last year, I hope to continue crafting in 2015.
Todays card I have used Spellbinders grand squares, Tonic large trailing blossom set, Memory box diamond background, cheery lynn fanciful flourish, spellbinders classic circles. little wooden fairy was from the NEC craft show.
Happy New Year everyone..x


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