Sunday, 30 August 2015

Birthday Party Bags

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I cannot believe that my eldest daughter is about to turn 10. Double digits. I know this is such a cliche - but it really feels like it was just yesterday that she was born. So I guess we can use that other saying - time flies when you are having fun! So over the weekend we have been celebrating her birthday with her school friends who came over for a slumber party. I made these lovely party bags for the girls with the Gift Bag Punch Board.  Oh my goodness - how quick and easy it is to whip up the bags!
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I have used up some pretty Designer Series Paper that I had (great way to get through papers you have been hoarding!).  Pretty colours for 'tween girls. I teamed the bags with coordinating coloured ribbons and Hello Honey die-cut butterflies from the Bold Butterflies framelits.  So so simple.  I think I will be making some of these for Christmas this year.

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I hope you have all had a wonderful weekend and managed to find some time for crafting fun.
Hugs,
Lisa xx

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Thursday, 27 August 2015

Timeless Elegance Aged

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You may remember that I demonstrated another card in my class on the weekend that used the Timeless Elegance designer series paper (view it on my blog here) - it was made into a masculine card.  Well here is the other card we made in the class and it is very very feminine!  I also went vintage for this card.  We had a lot of fun colouring the paper and then aging it - well fun for me - some weren't so sure at first about this wetting and crumpling the paper business!  Everyone was pretty happy with the end result and stepping outside their comfort zones.
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The paper really is gorgeous for colouring - and also very sympathetic to those learning how to blend colours.  We also got to play with lots of ribbons, embellisments, embossing and die-cutting with the Big Shot, and using Crystal Effects.
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I've included the elements below that have been used to construct this card.  Let me know if you have any questions about this card.

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Happy crafting!
Lisa
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Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Weekly deals - 26th August

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Check out the great deals available this week from Stampin' Up!®.  Every Wednesday
Stampin' Up!® make available a selection of products at a discounted price.

Visit my online store to see this week's deals now!
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Some of my favourite embossing folders are on sale this week. 

Shop online or contact me to place an order for you.
Happy crafting!
Lisa xx

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Sunday, 23 August 2015

Father's Day card with Stampin' Up!'s Guy Greetings Stamp Set

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Here's one of the projects that we completed at my class yesterday.  In this class we used the Designer Series Paper "Timeless Elegance" and the stamp set "Guy Greetings".  With Father's Day coming up it was a great opportunity to make a masculine card.  For those who didn't want the Father's Day sentiment we swapped it out and used the Happy Birthday sentiment from the same stamp set. As you can see below - there are lots of sentiments, images etc to create the perfect card for a male. 

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I really love this colour combo of Basic Black, Very Vanilla and Real Red.  Simple but very effective.

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I've included the products below that have been used to create this card.  Please contact me if you have any questions.

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Thanks to all of the lovely crafters who attended - you are all such great fun and we had a wonderful afternoon crafting.

Hugs,
Lisa xx
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Wednesday, 19 August 2015

Weekly deals - 19th August

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Check out the great deals available this week from Stampin' Up!®.  Every Wednesday
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Some awesome deals this week. 

Shop online or contact me to place an order for you.
Happy crafting!
Lisa xx

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Tuesday, 18 August 2015

New Clearance Rack Items Available

Clearance Rack 
Wow! More fantastic clearance rack items have been added to my store.  Click now to grab them.  Hurry they are strictly only while stocks last!!

Happy crafting!
Lisa

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Monday, 17 August 2015

August Class Reminder

Just a reminder, if you would like to come along to class this Saturday and you haven't RSVP'd could you please let me know asap. Spots are filling up very quickly.

Also a special request - if you have a blender pen could you please bring it along with you to class. If you can
do this please send me a quick message. Please label your pen with your name (just so it doesn't get mixed up). We won't be sharing blender pens around - you will use just your pen.  I will have some extra pens for those that don't own one to use.

Class will begin promptly at 2pm as we have heaps to get through. If you can arrive a little bit earlier and get settled it would be much appreciated.

Happy crafting and hugs,
Lisa Hodge - The InkyDinkyDuck  xx


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Wednesday, 12 August 2015

Weekly deals - 12th August

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Check out the great deals available this week from Stampin' Up!®.  Every Wednesday
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Visit my online store to see this week's deals now!
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Some awesome deals this week.  I love all the gold and silver - these will be great for my upcoming Christmas projects that I'm doing. 

Shop online or contact me to place an order for you.
Happy crafting!
Lisa xx

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Monday, 10 August 2015

Video: Hello Baby Girl and Hello Baby Boy Project Life® Card Collections by Stampin' Up!

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Keep track of the amazing events in your little girl's or boy's life with the Hello Baby Girl Project Life® by Stampin' Up! Card Collection and the Hello Baby Boy Project Life® by Stampin' Up! Card Collection. Don't wait! Start memory keeping with Project Life by Stampin' Up! today.  Both Card Collections and the Hello Baby Accessory Pack are available in my online store.

Happy crafting!
Lisa xx

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Thursday, 6 August 2015

August Class


Class Date: Saturday 22nd August
Time: 2.00pm-4.00pm
Where: My home, Cameron Park - contact me to RSVP and I will give you my address.
Cost: $15 for 2 projects - includes all materials and tea/coffee

RSVP:  Please RSVP by Thursday 20th August. Contact me via email: lisa.gai.hodge@gmail.com or mobile: 0479 196 781.

I hope you can come along to this class!


Happy crafting and hugs!
Lisa - The InkyDinkyDuck xx

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Wednesday, 5 August 2015

Weekly deals - 5th August

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Check out the great deals available this week from Stampin' Up!®.  Every Wednesday
Stampin' Up!® make available a selection of products at a discounted price.

Visit my online store to see this week's deals now!

Some awesome deals this week.  Grab these before they sell out! Also don't forget to check out the clearance rack.

Shop online or contact me to place an order for you.
Happy crafting!
Lisa xx

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