Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Crafty Christmas Countdown #6

Hanging Chocolate Coin Treats


This project was inspired by Stamping with Peg. A super fun hanging treat suitable for the tree, a stocking filler, gifts for the class or for your colleagues and brilliant if you do craft fairs. Once you have all the pieces cut and ready to go, assembly is quick and easy and they look super cute! I made a bunch of these last year, and they sold really well on this years craft stall (my first ever one!). Lets make some treats...

You will need:
Cherry Cobbler Card Stock (121681) 
- 2 1/4" x 8" 
- Score at 6 1/4"
Merry Little Christmas DSP (144621) 
- 2 1/8" x 6 1/8"
Whisper White Cardstock (106549) 
- 2 1/8" x 1 1/2"

Cherry Cobbler Double Stitched Ribbon - (144117)
1/8" Circle Punch - (134365)
Fast Fuse Adhesive - (129026)
Emerald Envy Taffeta Ribbon - (142742)
2" x 8" Cellophane bag (141703)
Cookie Cutter Christmas Stamp Set - (142043)
Cookie Cutter Builder Punch - (140396)
Blender Pens - (102845)

Inks: Cherry Cobbler


Hope you enjoyed this video and have fun making these cute Christmas treats. Don't forget to like and subscribe :)

Happy Crafting,

        AMIE

Monday, 27 November 2017

Crafty Christmas Countdown #5

Nutcracker Christmas Gift Box


Today's project is a simple one, decorating a Mini Pizza Box (144645) with the Around The World DSP and Year of Cheer DSP. Perfect for small gifts or Christmas treats.

You will need:
Cherry Cobbler Card Stock (121681) 
- 3 1/4" x 3 1/4" 
Year of Cheer DSP (144640) 
- 3" x 3" 

Mini Pizza Box (144645)
Whisper White Cardstock (106549) - Tag
Christmas Around The World DSP (144629) - Nutcracker
Cherry Cobbler Ribbon
Dimensionals - (104430)
Fast Fuse - (129026)

Inks: Tranquil Tide


Interested in these items? Get in touch to place an order today or click 'Shop Online' at the top right of my blog! All orders receive a little thank you gift, orders over £50 will receive extra free goodies from me :D

Happy Crafting,

        AMIE

Friday, 24 November 2017

Crafty Christmas Countdown #4

Christmas Gift Card Holder


Today's project is a fun and cheery gift card holder (or money wallet card) that I made with my Coffee & Cards attendees. It is CASED from Jan Musselman (iHeartCards2). Featuring the Coffee Cafe Bundle (145331) and the Merry Cafe stamp set (144965), it is an ideal Christmas make for gifting a coffee loving friend a Costa, Starbucks or Bru gift card. But also a perfect project to adapt to any occasion using any stamp sets and DSP, not just Christmas; Birthdays, Weddings, New Baby and Christenings.

You will need:
Cherry Cobbler Card Stock (121681) 
- (Card Base4 1/4" x 11" 
- Score at 5 1/2" and 9"
Merry Little Christmas DSP (144621) 
- 3 1/4" x 4" and 1 3/4 x4"
- 2 1/4" x 3" (for your cup!)
Whisper White Cardstock (106549) 
- 4" x 5 1/4"
- 1 5/8" x 2 5/8" and 1 1/2" x 2 5/8" (for your cup lid and holder)

Coffee Cafe Bundle (145331)
Merry Cafe stamp set (144965)
1 1/2" Circle Punch (138299)
Cherry Cobbler Double Stitched Ribbon - (144117)
Dimensionals - (104430)
Tear & Tape (138995) or Snail Adhesive (104332)

Inks: Early Espresso, Tranquil Tide and Cherry Cobbler.



Interested in these items? Get in touch to place an order today or click 'Shop Online' at the top right of my blog! All orders receive a little thank you gift, orders over £50 will receive extra free goodies from me :D

Happy Crafting,

        AMIE


Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Onstage Local Solihull UK

Onstage Show & Tell

Something a bit different for today's post. Recently went to Stampin' Up's Onstage Local event, which is an event for Demonstrators. 
This was my first Onstage ever and I am still so excited and buzzing from the event days later. The atmosphere was incredible and we were totally spoilt by Stampin' Up! We got a look at the new products coming out in January, craft and play with new products, meet other amazing Demonstrators and swap projects. 
More in the video's below...

Swaps I received at Onstage Local:


Goodies and general Onstage awesomeness:



Few more pics from the day below...It really was an incredible day! 
So if you are interested in becoming a Stampin' Up! demonstrator, get in touch for more information! Join my team today to start getting amazing discount on products you love :) 

Happy Crafting,

        AMIE
Teamies, selfie with April and our badges:
 Very yummy cupcake for Stampin' Up!'s 10 year anniversary in Europe:
A gift from my Upline! & my Upline Catherine: 
Make & take time :D
 April and myself with one of our make & takes:

Monday, 13 November 2017

Crafty Christmas Countdown #3

Christmas Sour Cream Pouches


Super fun and super simple treat pouches, aka Sour Cream pouches! Can be made in all sizes and used for so many different things; Table favours, lucky dip game prizes, for small gifts, advent calendar, for wedding confetti (see photo below), to replace Christmas crackers or as stocking fillers. 
So many uses, so lets make them!

You will need:
Christmas Around The World DSP (144629) - 4" x 6"
Very Vanilla Card Stock (106550)
Cherry Cobbler Card Stock (121681)

Cherry Cobbler Double Stitched Ribbon - (144117)
Layering Circle Framelits - (141705)
Dimensionals - (104430)

Inks: Chocolate Chip, Tranquil Tide


Interested in these items? Get in touch or click 'Shop Online' at the top right of my blog to get yours today! More Christmas projects coming over the next few weeks, watch this space :) 

Happy Crafting,

        AMIE

My wedding confetti pouches - featuring our colours :)

Friday, 10 November 2017

Crafty Christmas Countdown #2

Merry & Bright Card


A super quick and simple card for the second project in my Crafty Christmas Countdown Series, using the Merry Little Christmas Card Pack from Memories and More. Not just for memory keeping :)

You will need:
Thick Whisper White Card Stock - C6 card base 
Cherry Cobbler - 4" x 5 3/4"
Merry Music DSP - (144623)  
Merry Little Christmas Memories and More pack - (144638)



More Christmas projects coming over the next few weeks. Order today in time for Christmas :)

Happy Crafting,

        AMIE

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Crafty Christmas Countdown #1

Christmas Stocking Card

The first project in my Crafty Christmas Countdown Series, using the Christmas Stockings Thinlits Dies from the annual catalogue. 

You will need:
Pear Pizzazz - C6 card base
Thick Whisper White Card Stock - 4" x 5 3/4"
Smooth Whisper White - 4 1/4" x 2 1/4
Merry Little Christmas DSP - (144621) - 4 1/4" x 2 1/4

Christmas Stockings Thinlits Dies - (141841)
Cable Knit Dynamic Embossing Folder - (143537)
Gold Foil Sheets - (132622)
Copper Trim - (144179)
Dimensionals - (104430)

Inks: Chocolate Chip



More Christmas projects coming over the next few weeks, watch this space :)

Happy Crafting,

        AMIE