card making, crafting


Hi Everyone..

Hope you have had a good weekend..

I have a couple of cards to share today,  both nice and sparkly using the lovely glittery pink cardstock I ordered recently from Helen from Stampin up

thinking of you.jpg

Supplies List:-

  • Daler & Rowney Watercolour cardstock for the card  base.
  • Stampin Up Glittered Pink Cardstock
  • Woodware Flower
  • Clearly Besotted Stamp thinking of you
  • Circle and Banner Dies
  • Sequins
  • Glue and Double Sided foam tape

thinking of you 2

and on to the second card

Just for you

  • Daler & Rowney Watercolour cardstock for the card base.
  • Stampin Up Glittered Pink Cardstock
  • Petaloo Darjeeling mimi flowers
  • Clearly Besotted Stamp thinking of you
  • Square and Banner Dies
  • Glue and Double Sided foam tape

just foryou 2

That’s me for now…

Thanks for your support and popping in

Sarah x


Arts & Crafts, card making

Shine like the whole universe is yours

Hi Everyone…

I have been missing in action for the last two days, but back again rearing to craft 🙂

We have had a family birthday celebration, so i have not been able to get up to my shed to make anything until tonight.

Remember the shabby chic stars i made the other day..i have made one a focal point on tonight’s card.


This is another clean and simple super easy card to make…

Supplies list :-

  • Daler & Rowney watercolour cardstock for the card base
  • Pink Sequins
  • Tim Holtz Small Talk Stickers
  • Sizzix Primitive Stars Die
  • Patterned Paper
  • Stampendous Shaved Ice


That’s us for the night then… see you tomorrow 🙂


Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Distressing, Embelishments, Handmade, Inking, Matt & Layer, Paper Crafting, Rustic, Shabby Chic, stamping, Tutorial, Vintage

you make me smile


Hi everyone!

I finished making and recording the Summer card last night, but when It came to editing the video, i discovered only half the video existed, goodness know’s what happened, so I decided to finish the blog post, and head up the garden to re-make the video and create another card!

I love the rich summery colours in this card

summer 1

supplies list :-

  • Heavyweight white card stock cut to 13″ x 4″ to create a card 6.5″ x 4″ when folded.
  • Studio Calico 6 x 6 Pad Sundrifter
  • Etsy Store : Lavish Laces Vintage cotton lace
  • Tando Creative chipboard Butterfly assortment pack
  • Tim Holtz Scattered Straw and Wild Honey Distress Stains
  • Tim Holtz Barn Door Distress Ink
  • Tim Holtz Clear rock candy dry distress glitter
  • adhesives : collal & glossy accents & S/Up Dimensional’s
  • muslin fabric
  • ingvild bolme/prima distress tool
  • Versa colour cinnamon chalk ink
  • Clearly Besotted a little sentimental stamp set
  • HeroArts Mid tone shadow ink : cup o’ joe


After i re-make the video today, my plan is to make envelopes to match the cards, then if I’m feeling adventurous I might make a box to put this lovely wee shabby/vintage set of cards in.

Thanks so much for popping round

Sarah 🙂

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Handmade, Matt & Layer, Mini Cards, Mulberry Flowers, Paper Crafting

Butterfly Love



Supplies List :-

  • Double Sided Pearlescent Pink Cardstock (bought from craft fair at weekend)
  • Wild Orchid Crafts Mulberry Flowers and Pink Rhinestones
  • Vintage Butterfly& Love scrabble Ephemera Pack from Hobbycraft
  • Pink & White Lace from stash
  • Scortape
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesives
  • Pink Polkadot Patterned Paper from First Edition




I also made a smaller card with the leftover cardstock and patterned paper..


I US 1


Thanks for popping round !

Arts & Crafts, card making, crafting, Handmade, Paper Crafting, Paper Piecing, Shabby Chic

Butterfly Birthday Card

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Supplies Used

  • Kraft Cardstockbase Card 6x 6 with matching envelope
  • Pink & White Lace
  • Stampin Up Modern Label & Word Window Punches
  • Hero Arts Happy Birthday Stamps
  • Wild Orchid Crafts pink rhinestones
  • First Edition Rose Garden 8 x 8 Stack
  • Scortape & Stampin up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Glossy Accents
  • Butterfly Ephemera pack from Hobbycraft



Etsy Seller Review : Lavish Laces

Happy Saturday everyone!

In today’s blog post, I thought I would share an order that I placed and received from a lovely seller on

I ordered some extra special vintage lace, and I love it so much, I have just placed another order this morning… this lace is so gorgeous, I just want to sit and look at it all day…

I will provide the details for Jaizella’s Etsy Store at the bottom of the  post.









Oh I absolutely love the cream lace with the light green floral cotton running through the centre









Keep an eye out for a video which will be up on my youtube channel later today.



and finally a close up of the beautiful vintage laces



Shop information:-

Owner : Jaizella Lynn

Etsy Shop : Lavish Laces  {{click on the lavish laces to go direct to the shop}}

Elegant laces and trims at affordable prices, quick shipping from USA, well packaged, and gorgeous products!




Arts & Crafts, card making, Handmade, Matt & Layer, Paper Crafting, Shabby Chic, stamping

Change for no one….

Change for no one and believe in who you are…

Supplies used :-

  • Pink pearlescent cardstock
  • Echo Park Hello Spring Patterned Paper 12×12
  • Basic Grey Hello Luscious Patterned Paper 6×6
  • Pink buttons from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Diamond Stickles
  • Ranger Glossy Accents to fix the buttons
  • May Arts Pink Ruffle Edge Ribbon
  • Dylusions Stamp Set
  • Ranger Jet Black Archival Ink
  • Scortape & Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive