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20% of selected stamps

By | November 16, 2015

Hi there Stampin’ Up! have just announced a new promotion – 20% of selected stamp sets from now until Friday 20 November. Check out the full list here.  I will be placing an order tonight at 9:00pm so if there are any stamp sets you want email me before then.

Sprinkles of Life Ice Cream Cards

By | November 13, 2015

Hi there Last night Phil and I walked round to our local Ice Cream haunt – Ollies at Royal Oak.  They have a huge selection of favours.  A new one on the list is Lemon Cheesecake – it was SO yum.  I think there may be more evening walks in that direction! These cards were… Read More »

Visit to new Stampin’ Up! office

By | November 9, 2015

Hi there It feels like summer has finally arrived – the weather has been so nice lately I haven’t wanted to be sitting in front of the computer hence the late blogging of my visit to the new Stampin’ Up! office last week. I had a lovely time with Emma and did remember to take… Read More »

SU Colour Challenge and Masking

By | October 27, 2015

Hi there For those of you in NZ I hope you had an enjoyable Labour Weekend.  The weather was a bit of a mix but we were able to get out for a day trip on Sunday to Karangahake Gorge and had a wonderful day.  Last night we headed to Muriwai on the west coast… Read More »

ESAD Blog Hop – All Ye Faithful

By | September 13, 2015

Hi thereWelcome to the ESAD Holiday Catalogue Blog Hop.  You may have arrived from Libby’s blog or just joined my page.  I’ve chosen to showcase my favourite stamp set from the Holiday catalogue – All Ye Faithful.  First up is a card using Vellum Card Stock and my favourite technique – heat embossing. I then… Read More »

Happy 21st Birthday (times two)

By | April 12, 2015

Hi there It’s a while since I’ve been to a 21st birthday party – but last night we attended one for our friends twin sons.  They had a theme of American Gangster so Phil and I hired costumes – what do you think?  Love Phil’s shoes. Now we all know how hard it is to… Read More »

Blended Bloom – Rich Razzleberry

By | December 3, 2014

Hi there I’ve got two Rich Razzleberry cards to show today.  The first one I made for one of the ladies I used to work with.  Her favourite colour was purple so I’ve used a range of ‘purple’s’ on her card. The card base is Perfect Plum, the trim is Elegant Eggplant and the flower… Read More »

Creative Inkers Christmas Blog Hop

By | October 19, 2014

Hi there It’s time for another Creative Inkers Blog Hop.  The theme this time is Christmas. If you’ve been following the blog hop you will have come from Lisa Bullock’s blog.  If you’ve just joined my blog sit back and enjoy a feast of Christmas creations.  At the bottom of this post is a list… Read More »

Retiring List is here

By | May 30, 2014

Hi there The retiring list of stamps and accessories is now out.  To check out what is retiring visit my website and click on the ‘Retiring List’ at the top. If you would like the list as a pdf or excel file please email me and I’ll send it to you.  I’ll also try and… Read More »

A natural creation

By | March 31, 2014

Hi there My cousin and his daughter are over from Australia at the moment and last night we went for a lovely walk around Ambury Farm.  It’s so nice having this farm on our door step in a big city.  If you live in Auckland and haven’t been there it’s a great place to visit –… Read More »

Hip Hip Hooray Card Kit and Best Of … Autumn

By | March 1, 2014

Stampin’ Up! have just released a new card kit 🙂  For $38.95 your will recieve the following kit which contains: Card stock and envelopes to make 20 cards Three piece Hip Hip Hooray stamp set and clear stamp block Basic Gray Stampin’ Spot mini ink pad Twine, clips and adhesive die-cut embellishments Full-colour instructional brochure… Read More »