Envelope Photo Wallet

Hi everyone..

Just thought I would share my design team project here on the blog with you today and include a full list of supplies used to create the little wallet

Envelope Photo Wallet 1

Full Supplies List :-

  • Colourcraft Brusho Crystal Colours in Turquoise, Lime Green and Moss Green
  • Colourcraft Aztec Eco Metallic Paint in Standard Silver
  • Deco Art Media White Gesso and Modelling Paste
  • Wax Resist sticks from Colourcraft
  • Colourcraft Paint Brushes
  • Crafters Workshop Doily Stencil
  • Tim Holtz Stencil Set 26
  • 3 x Envelopes 4.25″ x 5.5″
  • Maya Road Fibres
  • Tim Holtz “Happy” Token
  • Archival Ink in Watering Can
  • Stampers Anonymous Stamp Set Rockstar CMS 073
  • Aleene’s Tacky Glue
  • Dina Wakeley Matte Medium
  • Spatula
  • Prima E.Line Flowers (had these for years!)
  • Spray bottle filled with water
  • Stampin Up Heat Tool/Gun

Envelope Photo Wallet 2

Envelope Photo Wallet 3

Envelope Photo Wallet 4

Envelope Photo Wallet 5

As always, thank you for popping round

Sarah x


Christmas Penguins

Just a quick post for today… sharing some penguin gift tags for Christmas pressies, featuring the lovely little “let it Snow” stamp and die set from Clearly Besotted Stamps

blue penguin tags


supplies list for blue penguin tags:-

  • Dark Craft Cardstock 280 gsm from http://www.annamariedesigns.co.uk
  • My Minds Eye Coredinations Cardstock
  • Lifestyle Crafts Snowflakes die set
  • Papermania Ticket Die
  • Silver Glittered Paper from the kids craft section in Tesco
  • Clearly Besotted Let it Snow Stamp and Die Set
  • Aqua Rhinestones from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Dimensional Adhesive
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Stampin Up Indigo Island Ink
  • Versamagic Aspen Mist Chalk Ink
  • Versamark Ink Pad & Silver Pearl EmbossingPowder
  • Diamond Stickles
  • True Hemp Crafters Cord
  • Hero Arts Black Dye Ink
  • Hero Arts Tide Pool mid tone Shaddow Ink


then I made some in green 🙂

greenpenguin tags

I think the blue ones are my fav’s, what ones do you like best?

Supplies List for Green Tags

  • Dark Craft Cardstock 280 gsm from http://www.annamariedesigns.co.uk
  • Jillybean Soup Coredinations Cardstock
  • Lifestyle Crafts Snowflakes die set
  • Papermania Ticket Die
  • Green Glittered Paper from the kids craft section in Tesco
  • Clearly Besotted Let it Snow Stamp and Die Set
  • Green Pearls and Rhinestones from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Dimensional Adhesive
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Stampin Up Indigo Island Ink
  • Versacolor Laurel Leaf Chalk Ink
  • Diamond Stickles
  • True Hemp Crafters Cord
  • Hero Arts Black Dye Ink
  • Hero Arts Forever Green mid tone Shaddow Ink


thanks for popping round


Who mentioned the “C” word?

Christmas cards already….. surely not?

I did, not only did I make a christmas card,  I recorded a tutorial for it too for Youtube 😀 …. keen or what!

Here she is…



supplies list :-

  • Heavyweight white cardstock for the base 13″ x 4″ scored at 6.25″
  • Maja Designs Vintage Spring 6 x 6 stack
  • Studio Calico Sundrifter 6 x 6 stack
  • SEI Berry Melody Sundries
  • Tattered Angels Patina Glimmer Mist
  • Pink Paislee City Sidewalks chipboard Snowflakes
  • Vintage Lace from Etsy Store Lavish Laces
  • Ingvild Bolme Distress Tool
  • Tim Holtz Vintage Photo Distress Ink
  • Muslin Fabric Scrap
  • Colall All Purpose Glue
  • Clearly Besotted Tag Along Stamp and Die Cut Set
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesives

christmas 3


I added a little bokeh photo treatment to give it a nice christmassy feel plus it will look nice for posting over on pinterest 😉

christmas 1


Oki doki.. i’m going to head off now, the video is currently uploading to Youtube, should be live any time soon!

Thanks for popping in


Blue Valentine {no matter what}

I escaped up the the shed again tonight as hubby was on phase II of his shredding campaign.. dont think my ears could take another evening of the rattling and groaning of that machine {why did I buy him one} !!

Blue Valentine… made with UIU (use it up) in mind and colours I dont normally go for

Supplies Used :-

  • Blue Cardstock
  • Melissa Frances Patterned paper
  • Pearly Lace from The Ribbon Reel
  • Blue Cherry Blossoms from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Gold Doily from Crafty Helen 🙂
  • Digital Collage Sheet from Etsy
  • Stardust Stickles

Although there is not a lot of product in this card it took me aaaages to finish because it was using a colour i;d not normally grab and also blue is not usually a colour you can get a valentine card in (thats my excuse) 😉

Card 2 {no matter what}

Another card using up scraps and leftovers from the cards I made earlier today and also using up the digital images from the collage sheet I printed out this morning…

Supplies List :-

  • Pink Cardstock
  • Kraft Cardstock
  • Stampin Up Modern Label and Word Window Punch
  • Stampin Up Pairs Stamp Set
  • Frilly Lace
  • Frayed Burlap Distress Ink
  • Diamond Stickles
  • Stampin Dimensionals
  • Ranger Black Archival Ink

Thanks for popping round… I promise this is my last post for the day lol…. I;ve had a great crafty weekend 🙂

Kitty Altered Notepad

I have had a wonderful morning and afternoon up in my workshop crafting away in the sunshine… it is such a beautiful day!

This morning seen me gathering all the supplies together for my “Meat” Recipe Card Swap over at Your Paper Pantry.. and it’s coming along nicely.. so far I have …

  • Cut the chipboard 4″ x 6″
  • Cut the Patterned Paper out
  • Dyed my seam binding
  • Printed & Cut out the bulls & Colemans
  • Made my german glitter glass flowers

I need to order more Claudine Hellmuth Multi Medium in Matte, I’m almost out of it and don’t have enough left to complete my recipe swap cards {{eeek}} so I will be ordering 4 pots of the stuff, just incase ..  ..  .. because I never want to run out of it again 😉

I managed to crackle accent the flowers on my Spring ATC’s too and get my details put onto the backs of them… they are sitting in front of me now as I type this in their little cello bags just ready to go in the mail to Tina Lynn 🙂

I made an altered notepad today too..

Supplies List :-

  • 1 x cheap supermarket notepad
  • Bazzill Textured Cardstock in a Tiffany Blue
  • Prima Madeleine 6 x 6 Patterned Paper
  • Docrafts Pampered Pets Die cut Cat
  • Donna Salazar Crafty Chronicles
  • Claudine Hellmuth Studio Multi Medium in Matte
  • Seam Binding
  • Tattered Angels Patina Glimmer Mist
  • Wild Orchid Crafts 10mm Blue Foundation Rose
  • Martha Stewart Sugar Cube Glitter
  • Lace
  • Fiskars Treading Water Edge Punch
  • SEI Tiffany Blue Chalk Ink

Rather Large Moo in Leopard Print Undies

I cant tell you how much I LOVE these Moo Stickers… and I found them in one of my drawers today by accident, but what a fab find;-)

The Sticker Pack is titled “In The Mood” and I think they are by a company called Design House… I’ll need to make more things with them over the coming weeks.

This is one of the small notepads again, and I have a video tutorial over on Youtube for this very notepad, once its finished uploading i’ll post the link here >>>>> {         Notepad Tutorial                }

I love the pose she’s doing in the sticker and the fact that her knickers dont fit lol

Supplies List :-

  • In the Mood Stickers
  • Cheap Supermarket Notepad
  • Basic Grey Lemonade Collection 6 x 6 Paper pad
  • Cream Textured Cardstock
  • Colorbox Chalk Ink Ice Jade
  • Prima Whispers Flower
  • Prima Wildflowers Pillar Pack Mixed Item #529550
  • Mayarts Organza Ruffle Ribbon in Light Blue
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Foundation Rose 10mm
  • Extra Tacky Tape
  • Dimensional Adhesive
  • Double Sided Tape
  • Corner Chomper
  • Bazzill Textured Cardstock in an Olivey-Lime Green

I just love incorporating layered flowers in the things I make 🙂

Le Chat Blonde….

A wee kitty tag tonight or rather “Le Chat Blonde” 😉

Supplies List…. there’s a few 😉

  • Sizzix Bigz Scallop Tag Die #2
  • Cosmic Shimmer Mist
  • Tim Holtz Distress Ink ~ Black Soot, Shabby Shutters, Antique Linen, Vintage Photo & Broken China
  • Donna Salazar Crafty Chronicles Newspaper
  • Woodware Heart Punch
  • Light Blue Tuille
  • Prima Bling
  • Stickles ~ Diamond and Stardust & Rock Candy

Supplies List cont/…

  • Invoke Arts Crown Stamp
  • Clear Embossing Powder
  • Ranger Crackle & Glossy Accents
  • Sharpie Poster Paint Marker Pens (Water based)
  • Lace
  • V & A Posy Background Stamp
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Apple Blossom Mulberry Flower
  • Prima Flowers
  • Cat Stickers

I’ll add another picture tomorrow once the crackle accents is dry