Saturday, 24 September 2011

You're invited to the New Idea Book & Catalogue Open House 2nd October

It's an exciting time at the moment, as we are looking forward to launching the new Stampin' Up! Catalogue and all it's new and fantastic products it brings with it! Here is a sneak preview but read on for more information on your invite to this event!

Sunday October 2nd between 2.00-5.00pm at my house in Chelmsford*

Cost £4.50 per person.
Everyone Welcome...
Invite your friends and family along to join in the fun!!
Not sure what Stampin' Up is all about?
Come along and find out!!
Try products, ask questions, look through the new catalogue and make your own cards or projects to take home.
Already know about Stampin' Up and have some of their great products,
Come along and see what fabulous products have been added.
Come and join me to see this year's new and exciting items.

You can arrive at any time between 2pm and 4:30 pm to join in the fun!
Raffle and other draws will take place at 4:45 pm

You will receive:
A new 2011-2012 Idea Book and Catalogue (normally £5.95)
Catalogue Treasure Hunt sheet
A Raffle Ticket
You will be making 2 projects or cards to take away.
There will also be:
New products & Samples on display,
A raffle

Make and takes,
Virtual Hostess Club signup sheets
Light refreshments
Be sure to bring your camera!!
Please make payment by Friday 30th September 2011
to ensure that I have enough kits prepared for everyone.

Can't make the event but still want to join in?
Make your payment and I will send you your full kit including
your catalogue, treasure hunt, raffle ticket and project kits.

Payment can be made via PayPal (below) cheque or cash.
* Venue address will be given out on payment.

Order your New Stampin' UP! Idea Book & Catalogue 2011-12 Today!

If you would like your own copy of the new Stampin' Up! Catalogue full of new products and ideas for £4.95 click the paypal button below to get it delivered to your door, alternatively - come to my open house!

Saturday, 10 September 2011

Last Chance Blog Hop and Class

Good morning everyone,
The weather is not that great, but I am looking forward to this morning's blog hop! So thank you if you have hopped over from Emma, what a lovely project, thanks for sharing Emma. Lots and lots of crafters will be showing you their last chance projects. So get a cup of tea and sit back and hop.

This is my project, using the Fun and Fast Notes and Occasional Greetings Stamp Sets. The latter is at a discount of 40%. The Fun & Fast notes is a very versatile set, it can be used for any occasion you can think of!

I have done 6 cards using this set, every pair uses the same pieces, this is done specially for my card class, so that they could chose which they wanted to make, depending on what occasion they had coming up!

      Stamp Set - Fun & Fast Notes
Cardstock - Whisper White, So Saffron, Marina Mist DSP, Same colour ink
Accessories - Scallop Circle, Decorative label punch
                                                               Stamp Set - Fun & Fast Notes
Cardstock - Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler, Old Olive, Same colour ink spots & colour markers
Accessories - Dazzling Diamond Glitter
                                                              Stamp Set - Fun & Fast Notes, Occasional Greetings
Cardstock - Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Perfect Plum, Samecolour ink
Accessories - Dazzling Diamonds Glitter

If you would like to see more, hop on over to Julie and enjoy all the projects we've prepared for you, remember if you would like to order any products you see, please email me Tomorrow, I will be back with some card class photos.
See you then, 
D x

Sunday, 4 September 2011

Anniversary Card, using the Owl Punch!

Hello everyone,
I have so many birthdays and anniversaries at the beginning of this month, so after hubby's birthday, here is an anniversary card for my aunt and uncle. It follows the colours chosen by the Simply Stampin Challenge guys.
I had to use these colours ~ 
So here is my card:

I used a few punches including the Owl Punch, the 1 3/8 circle punch for the moon and the 3 heart punch too.
I'm back to work tomorrow, but I have a few cards in store for you including my card class ones, where we will be using a set we are saying goodbye to.
Thanks for visiting and enjoy reading your comments, 
D x

Friday, 2 September 2011

Time toooooooooo say goodbyeeeeeeeee!

Run this in the background whilst you're reading this post.

It's time to say goodbye to some stamp sets and ribbons that are retiring. There is a full list here, it is until stocks last and the list will be updated daily. Some have up to 40% off and it is until stocks last, so have a look and if it's a stamp set you think you can't craft without, then do send me an email at to put your order through. Here are a few that are leaving:

 Cheers to you  111037 25% OFF - £11.21

  Funa & Fast Notes 113500 £33.95
 Cheers & Wishes 11052  40% OFF - £10.17
Occasional Greetings 110520 40% OFF - £18.50

Please have a look at the full list, there are also some card stock that has a discount!!!

I will be using some of these stamps in my next class on Tuesday 6th September, so if you would like to see what they look like, please come along - book by emailing me, so that I can prepare you kit for the class.
Many thanks, 
D x

Thursday, 1 September 2011

Hubby's birthday!

Hello everyone,
Just a quick card today, rather simple, it's always really hard making a male card, let alone a lovey dovey one! So here is the one I will be giving my wonderful husband on Monday or maybe before! I chose the i (heart) hearts stamp and followed the sketch from this week's Simply Stampin' Challenge. I hope you like it!

Stamp Sets- I (heart) hearts, Love you much
Cardstock - Crumb cake, Very Vanilla
Ink - Marina Mist, Chocolate Chip, Night of Navy Crumb Cake

Will be uploading the retired list tomorrow, so watch this space for that!
Until tomorrow thank you for dropping by, 
D x