Oh hello there …

  Yes! I am back already … don’t laugh at me! 🤣😉🙃 I just can’t stay away! But … just don’t expect this regularly… ok? 😀💖 Simon Says Stamp – Centre Cut Flowers background Simon Says Stamp – Oh Hello There die Rose Gold embossing + Prismacolor Pencils

Another Brusho Background

Hi bloggies! These two backgrounds were also created with the Brusho crystals and sat on my desk for a week or so before I had the inspiration for the final design. Sometimes it just has to sit awhile … don’t you find? Wild Rose Studio – Bella with Presents Wild Rose Studio – Bella with…

Far TOO busy!

Hi again blog friends! Ha ha … I am not sure I should post this card. Although I love the stamp set and the colours … this card is FAR TOO BUSY! Simon Says Stamp – Beautiful Day Simon Says Stamp – Heart Mandala stencil Distress Oxides & Copic Markers Masking & Stamping, Stencilling I…

Bella Zodiacs

Hi again! There is something about these girls that always gives me pleasure when I create with them. I hope you like the result!? Stamping Bella – Zodiac Girls – Aquarius & Virgo Avery Elle – Banner & Wreath Stampin’ Up! – Designer Tin of Cards Copic markers I think I am slowly improving with…

Beautiful Day

Hi bloggies! So many card ideas … so little time! I bought this gorgeous butterfly stamp set a few months ago and have only had time to make a couple of cards with it. I am itching to play again! Simon Says Stamp – Beautiful Day Stampin’ Up! – Painted with Love speciality DSP COPIC…

Smile – You are 50!

Hi bloggies! It’s a little sad when you realise that you are of the age when all your friends are turning 50 … and that you have already reached that milestone a little while ago! 🤪 Honey Bee Stamps – Coffee Break Impression Obsession – Smile Die Hero Arts – Floral Tile Bold Prints Background…

Favourite Stories

Hi bloggies! I am still enjoying some time at the beach … and after a crazy, noisy but amazingly wonderful time as a WHOLE family over the weekend … we still have a few more days here with Mitch & Skye and Sandy & Sami. A little quieter and calmer … a little less busy…

Stamping Bella Sweetie

Hi bloggies! This is one of my favourite stamps … and I always have fun creating with it. Hope you like the result. Stamping Bella – Tiny Townie Mermaid Stamp & die  Simon Says Stamp – Swirls and Dots stencil   Simon Says Stamp – Heart Smile die  Stampin’ Up! – Large Numbers framelits Glitter embossing…

Die Cuts and Copics

Hi bloggies! I have a rather different design today with almost NO stamping. I can’t take credit for this idea (again)! 😉 I found a similar design on Instagram by Leigh Houston and just had to try it out. So … this card was done in a couple of sittings! (You can see the first…

Funky Flowers

Hi blog friends We are away down the coast for a 2 week holiday at our favourite happy place … Dolphin Point. 🐬🏖🏡 This place just feels like home to us … we have visited so often. Anyway, I have so much to share I will still be doing quick posts so that I can…

Rainbows and cupcakes

Hi bloggies I am loving the Doodlebug papers called Fairytales. I have used it over and over. I love the rainbow colours and the whimsical images. The stamped images are from a variety of stamp sets … but any small images would do the job. The “Stitched Window Frame” die is from Simon Says Stamp….

Cute Unicorns

Hi blog friends So … I am sharing this cutie pie card even though I am not entirely happy with it. I am just feeling it is a little cluttered?? But … at least it will make some little princess happy! What do you think? Does it make the cut for Instagram? 😉 Stamping Bella…