When it comes to our crafting stash, there’s nothing better than getting something for FREE, especially when we can choose free items ourselves ! Since finishing my part-time job at the end of March and being purely self-employed, I have been setting myself goals to ensure I continue to stretch myself each month. I have […]

SNEAK PEAK ……..Sshhhhh

The Autumn / Winter catalogues will be launching shortly, but look what arrived yesterday …….  In the meantime, a quick ‘sneak peak’ of a NEW Winter Wonderland Textured Impressions Embossing Folder #144686, that you will find on page 36 of the new catalogue and available for you to order from 1st September.  Here, I have […]


Today just a quick post, sharing another card using Delightful Daisy bundle.  This card was created for Cheryl, one of my downline team, celebrating her 1st Birthday as an Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator.   Next weekend, Cheryl is joining myself and another two ‘honorary’ team members, at a Scrapbook Retreat weekend in London.  It will be […]

On Stage Demonstrator Swaps – prep day

Today I’ve spent a lovely crafting day with one of my Downline team.  Alison and I had scheduled some sessions to start on our On Stage Demonstrator swaps ready for November.  Having arrived already prepared with an idea for a 3D swap, a mock up was successfully created.  After a quick trip to the shops to make […]


These are the swaps I created for today’s Team meeting and summer BBQ, using the new Carols of Christmas bundle. This ***NEW*** bundle of stamps and Dies was released early to Independent Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators and will be released to customers on 1st August.  I’m having lots of fun creating with this gorgeous set.  Pop […]