Blogmas, card making, Paper Crafting

Jingle all the Way ~ Blogmas Day 21

Hello everyone….

Welcome to Blogmas Day Twenty One!!

I have a wee gift tag to share with you today


Supplies List:-

  • Stitched Border Tag Die
  • Cream Cardstockk
  • First Edition Christmas Promise 6×6 Patterned Paper
  • Small Star Punch & Stampin up Silver Glitter Cardstock
  • Mulberry Paper (from a class I was at down at Handmade at Helens)
  • The Star I made ages ago and used this from my stash of embelishments (there is a blog post on it)
  • Clearly Besotted Stampset “Jingle all the way” stamp
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Tim Holtz Tinsel .. I bought mine at Stampers Grove
  • Pink and white Bakers Twine (from the lovely wee Fiona Christie)
  • Stampin Up Dimensional adhesive
  • Aleenes Tacky Glue (Thank you Helen my wee friend who comes to the workshops at Stampers Grove


Did i mention that everything that I have been making for Blogmas is being put to good use this Christmas 🙂

Once again, thank you so much for popping round


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I Love You Christmas Tag

Hi everyone!

Can you believe it is thursday already? this week has flown past!

I have a video uploading onto youtube for the penguin tags I made the other day, windows media player is being a pain and crashing constantly, so you will be getting the full unedited blooper full 17 minute version 🙂

Today I have another tag to share, using the clearly besotted delightful doily stamp and die set…

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supplies list :-

  • 320 gsm heavyweight white cardstock
  • Clearly besotted delightful doilies stamp and die set
  • Delicata gold ink
  • Stampin Up Chanpagne glass glitter
  • Ranger Glossy Accents
  • Stampin up dimensional adhesive
  • Martha Stewart Star Punch
  • Silver Pearl Embossing Powder
  • Natural Hemp Crafters Cord

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I’m looking forward to having a few more craft filled days before I go back to work next week 🙂

love you 2

thanks for popping round

Sarah 🙂


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Reindeer Christmas Tags

Hi everyone!

I hope you are having a great weekend!….. I’m off work on holiday next week and I am sooo looking forward to the break, my plan is to spend some quality time up in my wee shed making christmas cards, I plan to make handmade cards to send to the family, friends and neighbours this year…. lets face it, I have enough card, paper and envelopes in my shed to last the next 20 christmas’s!!

Today I made tags, reindeer tags.. my new clearly besotted stamp and die sets arrived last week from their latest release.. I love them!   …. So I plan to enter my wee reindeer tags into their November Challenge over on their blog 🙂


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supplies :

  • Dark Kraft Cardstock
  • We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper & Scallop Chomper
  • Natural Hessian Twine
  • Stampin Up White Ink
  • Clearly Besotted In Stitches Stamp & Die Set
  • Hero Arts Shaddow Ink : Cup o Joe, Black and Real Red
  • SEI Silver Valley Patterned Paper

merry christmas tag

Thanks for popping round and I hope to see you next week with some more christmas/holiday cards and projects 🙂

Sarah x

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Vintage Snowman Tag

I’ve had a hectic weekend and it was nice just to head up to my wee workshop tonight and make something 🙂

Supplies used :-

  • Sizzix Scalloped Tag Die
  • Versamagic Hint of Pesto Chalk Ink
  • Digital Collage Sheet from Etsy Seller “Photocube”
  • Gold and Green Seam Binding
  • Mulberry flowers, leaves and stamens from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Snowflake Die
  • Stampin Up dazzling diamonds glitter
  • Stampin Up lucky limeade cardstock
  • scotch quick dry adhesive
  • Echo Park For the Record Patterned Paper

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Vintage Christmas Tidings Tag

It’s snowing again here today… 🙂

So…I headed up to my workshop whilst I had a video uploading and made this vintage feel Christmas gift tag, used quite a few of the new mulberry flowers that I got from Wild Orchid Crafts 🙂

Supplies List:~

  • Sizzix Scalloped Tag Die
  • 1 x Antique Bronze Eyelet
  • Scalloped Edge Lace
  • Vintge Postcard Ephemera from The Fruit Pixie
  • Versamark Ink ~ Rhubarb Stalk
  • Stardust Stickles
  • 10mm Foundation Roses ~ Reds from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Red Stamens (used as holly berries) from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Gold edged rose from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Cosmic Shimmer ~ Red Lava
  • X Cut Holly Embossing Punch
  • Copic Spica Green Glitter Pen (on the holly leaves)
  • Red Stampin Up Cardstock
  • V & A Wildflower Background Stamp
  • Tim Holtz Vintage Photo Distress Ink
  • Smooch Spritz in Pearl (on the large rose)
  • Materials list cont/…

Materials Cont/…

  • Double Sided Foam Tape
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Scotch 700 Glue Gun
  • Cropodile

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Christmas Tree Tag and the very Messy Desk

It’s official…

My desk is an absolute tip, I just cant work on it anymore!!   Tomorrow night is operation desk tidy 😉

See what i mean?? and thats just the right hand side lol

Want a peek at the left hand side too??

You Sure??

I’m away to hang my head in shame lol… but I will take pics after the clean up tomorrow and you can give me marks out of 10 😉

I made a christmas tag tonight, as if my desk didnt have enough mess on it I cracked open the embossing powders tonight, why oh why to I get in so much mess with them?? it goes everywhere!!

Supplies List :~

  • White Tag
  • Silver Pearl Embossing Powder
  • Heat Gun
  • Versamark Watermark Pad
  • Green & Gold Fibres from Creative Fibre Arts
  • Papermania Christmas Tree Stamp (the stamp set with the robin, fawn & penguins)
  • Gold Jingle Bell
  • Olive green Cardstock
  • Hero Arts Wood Block Polka Dots Stamp