Author Archives: Paula Reid

Friday Fun Fold – Double Easel Card

By | January 22, 2021

Hi there I’ve had fun making Double Easel Fold cards of late – a great way to show our beautiful Designer Series Paper (DSP). For these cards I’ve used the Paper Blooms DSP which is available for you to select as your FREE purchase with every NZD$110 order placed between now and 28 February. The… Read More »

Friday Fun Card – Stitched Triangle Recess Card

By | January 15, 2021

Hi there Rather than sharing a fun fold card today I thought I’d share a fun card instead. This card doesn’t require any stamping – just your dies and an embossing machine. I placed three different shaped triangles on a piece of Whisper White measuring 9.5cm x 13.8cm and die cut them then repeated the… Read More »

Technique Tuesday – Inlaid Embossing

By | January 12, 2021

Hi there Today’s technique carry’s on from last weeks Dry Embossing technique. I’ve combined dry embossing with dies cuts and stamped images to create a technique known as Inlaid Embossing. The colour combo comes from this months SU! Colour Challenge – head on over and see the various creations made with the below colours and… Read More »

Colour INKspiration Challenge – CI#91

By | January 10, 2021

Hi there It’s ages since I participated in a challenge – colour or sketch – and this weekend I’ve created cards for two different colour challenges. My first card is for the Colour INKspiration challenge. I needed two boy (15 year olds) cards so this combo was perfect. I chose Mango Melody, Granny Apple Green,… Read More »

Fun Fold Friday – Sneak Peak – Flower & Fields DSP

By | January 1, 2021

Hi there and Happy New Year 🙂 This afternoon I sat down and managed to make 5 fun fold cards – that’s because I couldn’t decide which pattern paper I liked best from the upcoming Flower & Field Designer Series Paper featured in the January – February Sale-A-Bration brochure. I’ve paired this paper with one… Read More »

Farewell to 2020

By | December 31, 2020

Hi there Well we have finally made it to the end of 2020. It’s certainly been a trying year for us all – adjusting to life with COVID-19. On top of COVID we’ve had some major family health issues to deal with hence not many blog posts from me of late. My MIL (86) ended… Read More »

Giant Year-End Closeout

By | December 8, 2020

If you love great deals, our Giant Year-End Closeout event is the perfect time to shop. There are fabulous discounts on some of your favorite August–December 2020 Mini Catalog items. The Year-End Closeout happens only once a year, so don’t delay—items are ‘while stocks last’. Hop on over to my online store to check out… Read More »

Merry and Bright Online Extravaganza – 24 hour sale

By | November 24, 2020

For 24-hours only, Stampin’ Up! are discounting annual catalogue products by 10%!  Some items are excluded – click the link to see the excluded items. Be sure to place your order on Tuesday 24 November and save! You can place an order via my online store or contact me directly by 8pm (NZT).

November Promotions – Paper Pumpkin Kit and Curvy Celebrations Sneak Peek

By | November 12, 2020

We have two promotions running during November so hop on over to my promotions page to check out what’s on offer. Paper Pumpkin Kit – with a specially-designed box and enough supplies to create eight elegant Christmas cards, this one-of-a-kind kit will inspire you to spread peace, joy, and love to friends, family, and neighbours.… Read More »

24 hour Stamp Sale 2020 – 23 September 2020

By | September 22, 2020

THE HOTTEST STAMP SALE OF THE YEAR! For 24 hours only – Wednesday 23 September (12:00am – 11:59pm) – you can stock up on stamp sets at a stellar price! For one day only, you can purchase selected cling and photopolymer stamp sets at a 15% discount. This short, stamp-tacular sale only happens once a… Read More »