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Crafting for the Weekend – In-Colour Gift Set

So by the time this Crafting for the Weekend post goes live, Sale-a-bration will be over ūüôĀ but what a great promotion it was, and I do hope you managed to bag yourself some free items – there was such a fantastic selection! We are heading off to Amsterdam next week and will have first sight of the brand new annual catalogue which launches in June – cannot wait!! But‚Ķ Read More »

Everyday Hero for #GDP079

Two ¬†blog posts in one day!!! Wonders will never cease! I didn’t get a chance to show you this yesterday and today is of course, the Stampin’ Creative blog hop day, so I just had to blog twice!! This week’s ¬†challenge at the Global Design Project was Fairground – but the images used in the title image teaser pictured below made me think more of circus with the Big Top‚Ķ Read More »

Nailed it for GDP078

It was high time I got my creative juices flowing again with a challenge and over at the Global Design Project, they have a sketch challenge this week. ¬†I immediately had an idea in my head¬†so went straight to work. ¬†Firstly, here is the sketch And here is what I came up with. ¬†I still have the Urban Underground suite on my brain after my Mini Craft Day at the‚Ķ Read More »

Tuesday’s Tip – Stampin’ Up Stamp Cases for Storage

Are your drawers bulging with all your embellishments or do you have an array of pots all over your desk? During the Christmas holidays, I decided to purge my craft room and found a much better storage solution for some of my supplies – it’s a really simple one and one that Stampin’ Up sells too – empty stamp cases!! So much easier to line them up on my shelves‚Ķ Read More »

Mini Craft Day in a Box

I just had a lovely couple of days with some great ladies running a Mini Craft Day. I know many of you are too far away to attend just for a day’s crafting so for the first time, I am offering you¬†my Mini Craft Day TO GO as a ‘Craft Day in a Box‘! You will receive the exact same goody bag as my attendees. ¬†Not only that but you‚Ķ Read More »

Crafting for the Weekend – Two-tone Flowers with Sale-a-bration’s Avant Garden

I’m back with my new series of videos to get you in the mood for Crafting this Weekend – this time we are using the gorgeous Sale-a-bration set Avant Garden to make a quick and easy birthday card. ¬†This set is free with a ¬£45 purchase from now until the end of March when our Sale-a-bration promotion ends. So if you like this set, do man sure you get it‚Ķ Read More »

Birthday Bonanza with Stampin Creative

Good morning and welcome to this month’s Stampin’ Creative Blog Hop where our theme is Birthday Bonanza! You may have arrived from Pip at Queen Pip cards or this may well be your first stop, either way you very welcome to Stamp in Colour with me, Eimear Carvill. I am based just outside Swindon in Wiltshire and am delighted to showcase the Birthday Bright Project Kit for you this morning.‚Ķ Read More »

90th Birthday Celebrations

My father and my hero, will celebrate his 90th Birthday next week. ¬†He is a total inspiration to me and always has been. ¬†We are having a small family gathering as he didn’t really want a big fuss, but I still wanted to create some special invitations so here they are all lined up …   We had decided to go with the colour scheme of Black White and Gold.‚Ķ Read More »

Global Design Project 072 – Lift me Up to Cloud Nine

I have neglected to join in on a challenge for quite a while now, so after seeing the latest¬†challenge on the Global Design Project I decided it was time!¬† This week we are CASE-ing the very talented Krista Frattin and here is her original card.   It is my daughter’s ninth birthday tomorrow and ever since I spotted¬†the sentiment in the Lift Me Up stamp set, I knew I wanted‚Ķ Read More »

Stamping Creative Blog Hop – Wildlife

  We have a brand new look for the 2017 Stampin’ Creative¬†Blog hop¬†and hope you enjoy hopping around us all this morning. ¬†You have arrived at Stamp in Colour with me, Eimear Carvill. ¬†I am a demonstrator based just outside Swindon, in Wiltshire. Our theme this month is Wildlife¬†and as we are awaiting the arrival of a little baby boy in our family… pretty much any day now…¬†I thought I‚Ķ Read More »

Birthday Boy is 7!

I do love family birthdays but there is always a little part of me that is a bit sad that my boy is growing up! ¬†He just turned 7 and of course we had our usual family creative time where I helped his sisters to make him some birthday cards! I am particularly proud of my daughter’s card – all her own idea – based on the Mario brothers. ¬†The‚Ķ Read More »

It’s live – time to treat yourself!

Just a quick post from me this evening to let you know our technological issues are all ironed out and the Stampin Up site together with my online shop is up and running with our BRAND NEW SPRING SUMMER CATALOGUE fully loaded!! It is packed with gorgeous new products which you are going to LOVE! Click on the image in the sidebar and load it onto your device so you‚Ķ Read More »

Stampin Creative Sneak Peek 2017

  Welcome¬†to¬†our last Stampin’ Creative Blog Hop of 2016. You may have arrived from the fabulous Pip Todman or this may well be your first stop, either way you are very welcome here with me, Eimear¬†Carvill at Stamp In Colour. ¬†Our theme this month is, as the title suggests, Sneak Peeks, as our brand new Spring summer catalogue launches on January¬†4th so we are showcasing some of our soon-to-be available‚Ķ Read More »

Stampin’ Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas for Christmas

Hello and Welcome to this month’s Stampin’ Creative Blog Hop. You’re currently visiting Eimear from Stamp in Colour. You may have arrived from Mikaela or this may well be your first stop, either way you are very welcome indeed. As we are heading into the final Christmas preparation days, we thought we would give you some fun Christmas gift wrapping ideas this morning. ¬†I just love the Warmth and Cheer‚Ķ Read More »

Online Extravaganza is here…

So it’s here… We are having a sale this week, and boy is it a good one?!¬† Here is the list of products that are on offer… take note of the products with the asterisks as they are on offer while stocks last and may well sell out quickly. If you need a visual of what these products are, the catalogue links are on the side bar just to your‚Ķ Read More »

Seasonal Decorative Masks – Part Two

I hope you enjoyed my card in my last post using the Seasonal Decorative Masks.¬† Today, I wanted to show you another card using the same masks.¬† This time I opted for the striped mask. Without¬†any further ado, here¬†is the second card. So this time, instead of sponging a trio of colours onto a taped mask, I have used versamark. Here are the instructions in three easy steps… I taped‚Ķ Read More »

Technique Tuesday – Seasonal Decorative Masks Part One

Every month, I run a technique class.¬† We make two or three cards that are more¬†intricate than normal¬†or use a particular technique.¬† This month, I decoded to focus on another hidden gem in the Autumn Winter catalogue – the Seasonal Decorative Masks – and I showed my ladies, three different ways to use the masks Firstly using inks and sponges – here is the first card we made. Here’s how‚Ķ Read More »

Onstage 2016 Team Gifts

We have just returned from Onstage Local in the UK which was held in Telford.¬† This is a huge event held in various locations all over the world where we see our new catalogues, celebrate our achievements and inspire each other with lots o fproduct demonstrations and project-swapping.¬† I was lucky enough to have five of my team join me this time and as is tradition, I got them a‚Ķ Read More »

Special Offers for November

  I have a great new offer to tell you about that starts today, November 1st. Not only do we have a brand new set of dies launching today, but we also have 25% off a selected number of stamp sets during the full month of November Here are the dies in action… As¬†I mentioned earlier, we also have several stamp sets that will fit these shapes perfectly on offer‚Ķ Read More »