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More wedding card ideas….

Hey there and welcome.  Recently we did the first part of our series on DIY Wedding invitations and cards. Have you got a Wedding to plan for or maybe you are attending one soon and need to take a gift – how about attaching one of these? Many of these card use our BELIEVE paper collection.

All these cards are made by our resident card maker – Gwen Wruck. So quick and easy to do – often ‘simple’ looks so elegant.

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Products used: Feature frame – Romantique.

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These next 2 cards show you how you can take one design and turn it into another. By adding a negative into the design, Gwen then turned it into a positive and added a tag.

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Papers: Believe – Take a chance, Butterflies.

Flowers: Krystal.

Embellishments: Feature frame – Nouveau.

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Papers: Believe – Take a chance,

Embellishments: Botanical Feature frame, Lace heart.

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And finally, this card Gwen has misted the whole feature frame in gold and added a stamped sentiment.

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Papers: Believe – Take a chance

Flowers: Glitter mini roses – caramel

Embellishments: Feature frame – Nouveau.

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Even more ideas coming very soon!

Designer inspiration in blues

Welcome! Lets take a look at what our amazing DT has been up to this month. Gwen features first using our easy-to-use Sentiment banners – perfect for cards.

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By Gwen Wruck

Products: Sentiments banners, Rue – blueberry, Mini Blush roses, Minuettes, pink mix, Vine – white, Lace Butterflies & hearts, Ornate frame – scallop.

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Products: Rue – blueberry, Vine – light blue, Tea roses, shades – apple green, Springtime – blue.

Mother’s Day Cards by Cathy and Gwen

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Hi Everyone. With Mother’s Day almost upon us, Cathy and Gwen have been inspired to create some beautiful cards using our new 2014 product and paper ranges which are now available for purchase.  Check on the link above to find your local stockists.

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The country roses have been split into 2 flowers to make a open blossom and a rosebud.

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Cathy has altered the feature frame by cutting out one of the hearts, baking with pp and using a foam dot to make it pop.

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The ornate frames can be altered with different mediums.  Here Cathy has used 2 coordinating mists,

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Cards by Cathy Cafun

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Paper -  Country Estate Collection – elements, Thoughts Wandering – beautiful, elements

Frames - feature frames – romantique white, ornate frames – rosette white

Flowers – country roses – azure blue, lemon

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Gwen has altered our little wood garden gate, and don’t you love the stamped corners using our new rubber stamps – just perfect!

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Cards by Gwen Wruck

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Paper: Beautiful you paper collection,

Flowers: Ballerina – Pink, Country Roses – cerise,

Embellishments: Wood Elements – garden gate.

Other: Rubber stamp – Vintage chair.

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Beautiful cards….

Card-making is so popular right now so we try hard tomake sure we provide some inspiration for our fellow cardmakers. How’s these little beauties??

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Products used: Flexible words, Ornate frame – Scallop - white, Mini Blush rose, Idylic white , Solitude.

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Check out these beauties by our resident card artist, Gwen Wruck – cool greys & silvers just make the black a perfect contrast.

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Products: Believe paper collection, Minuettes – pink mix, Princess, Flexible words – Dream.

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And finally two stunning card by Nadia Cannizzo who makes black look so fabulous!

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Products: Apple blossoms, tea roses.

Card by Nadia Cannizzo.

Gwen’s DREAM LOVE card set of 2

Hello again. Wow! Gwen’ cards are always so stunning and the colours are such beautiful combinations. When she names these ‘dream cards’, we thought, Oh yes – they are!

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Cards by Gwen Wruck

Products used: Believe papers, Arielle floral mix, Minuettes – pink mix, Capri – aqua, Layout pack – Cheeky, Flexible words.

Gwen’s mono-colour card set

Welcome to our blog. We never stop being amazed by the clever creations that our fabulous designers come up with and here is another example. Mono-colour cards. And they make such a pretty and unique set too.

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Cards by Gwen Wruck.

Products used: Mayglo green, Wold roses – green, Sunflower – pink, Mini glitter roses – pink, Sweeties, Celeste – pink & white, Ashlee – blue & white, Mini glitter roses – white, Hayley – yellow, Lazy dayz – sunshine & marmalade, tea roses, Solitude.

Inspired Christmas Cards

Can you believe it? Christmas…already! Better get cracking on those hand-made Christmas cards. A shop bought one just isn’t the same…..why not give these absolutely GORGEOUS ones a go. Our card contributor, Gwen wruck, makes them look so beautiful and I would be flattered to recieve on of these. the supplies you’ll need are listed below.

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Christmas cards by Gwen Wruck.

Products used: Mia – Green (centres used only), Festive layout pack, Round Ornate frame – white (misted with Glimmer mist and Gelatos added), Believe papers -  Dreams come true (Red Gelato added) and Lace (Green Gelato added).

If you really would love to make these, this kit is availbale HERE.

We still have  a few left!

Ooh la la….Christmas cards!

Hello again…whose busy thinking up Christmas card ideas?  Need some inspiration???? Today we have some Christmas cards for you using our OOH LA LA flower packs.

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Just take a look at the colours used here. We told you our new BELIEVE paper collection was versatile!

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Cards by Gwen Wruck.

Products used: Believe papers –  Take A Chance.  Flowers:  Oh La Laa, Capri Roses, Mini Blush roses.

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Tiffany always has a ‘way’ with black – she makes the whole card come to life with just a touch of black. Looks amazing…

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Cards by Tiffany Morgan

Products used: Ohh la la, Min i blusg roses – soft gold, Ornate frames – scallop black.

Lacey Christmas cards

Our wonderful resident card artist has done it again with these amazing lacey Christmas cards. Isn’t she clever?! So easy and you could have a go yourself.  Its definitely not too late!

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Products used: Minuettes – denim mix, Springtime – white, Ornate frames – Gothic white.

Inspired cards – pure elegance.

Hello to everyone and welcome!

We have another wonderful collection of cards for you to admire and try for yourself if you’re needing some inspiration. This first set is from our resident card expert, Gwen. Isn’t she clever? So soft and pretty – totally elegant,

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Cards by Gwen Wruck,

Products used: Springtime – white, Glitter mini roses – white, Idyllic – white, Ornate frames and “Congratulations” sentiment banner – cut out 3 different ways.

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And a single but very striking card from Nerrida. Black is so ‘in’ at the moment, and would be perfect as a very elegant wedding card,.

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Card by Nerrida Mitchell.

Products used: Believe papers – Elements cards & Butterflies, Apple blossoms, Shades mini roses – ivory.

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