Simon Saturday Word Dies – Stretching your supplies

Welcome to another Simon Saturday. A huge thank you for everyone who was so kind about my first Simon Saturday and sent emails and commented it really does mean a lot.

Read to the end of the this post to see how you can win $25 Gift Card to Simon Says Stamp.

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Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge – Going Dotty

Hey lovelies, I hope you are all having a great week ?

It is Wednesday which means it is time for a new Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.


Thank you for joining us for the Hint Of Pink Challenge.

This week the challenge is

Going Dotty

To see who won the gift voucher for Simon Saturday please see the end of this blog post.


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Simon Saturday- Using Small stamps & a Giveaway

Hey lovelies, I do hope you are all having a great week.

Today is the start of something new to my blog, Simon Saturday !

I am going to be doing this twice a month on a Saturday and It will all be based around Simon Says Stamp products.

It will include tutorials, videos, reviews and maybe even some sneak peeks of new releases.

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Studio Katia Birthday Blog Hop

  • Hey lovelies, I hope you are all having a great week 🙂

I am very honoured to have been asked to take part in a fantastic blog hop for the lovely Studio Katia 1st Birthday !

If you haven’t checked out Studio Katia then trust me you need to ! They do amazing Stamps, Dies and fantastic sequins and embellishments.

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A Blog Named Hero May Challenge – Watercolor

Hello lovelies, I hope you all had a nice weekend ?

It is new challenge time over at A Blog Named Hero and this month we are kindly being sponsored by Honey Bee Stamps for the theme Watercolor.

Now if you haven’t checked out Honey Bee Stamps make sure you do so because their stamps and dies are amazing, especially their sentiment building sets and they have been celebrating their 2nd birthday and have released some fantastic items so make sure you head on over (don’t blame me for all the money you end up spending)

I used the Curious Kitties set along with the Hooray Sentiment set for this card.

My cats love boxes and I thought this kitties face looked so happy so I teamed him up with the box from the set which I cut a slit into so I could slide the cat inside and added the You did it sentiment from the Hooray sentiment set. Whenever ever my cats manage to get into a box they always look so happy with themselves and that is where the idea of this card come from.

I used Mijello Mission Gold water colours for everything on this card. The box was several layers and I used some dry brushing to get the texture on the box.

The card is 4 bar size (4.7/8 x 3.1/2) and I have to say I really enjoy making cards this size, they are perfect for smaller images.

I also used the paw prints in the set along with the same cat stamp to create a matching envelope.

I finished the card off with some sequins from Pretty Pink Posh.

Make sure you head on over to the challenge to check out some of my fab team mates cards and why not enter whilst you are there.

Thank you for stopping by, have a great day.

Happy Crafting

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