Awesomely Artistic Button Floral Card

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Awesomely Artistic Button Floral Card Watermelon Wonder, Chocolate Chip and Very Vanilla…. Well that’s not a combination that I’d have jumped on normally, but when I’m crafting and on a bit of a ‘mission’ to create, I don’t put my cardstock back immediately that I finish a project (I do […]

Timeless Elegance Thank You Card

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Timeless Elegance Thank You Card A bit like the Everything Eleanor card from last week, this layout isn’t a new one on me, but it works, so I’m doing it again! The Timeless Elegance paper is so beautiful and shines all on it’s own, that I definitely wanted it as […]

Friendly Wishes with Tip Top Taupe and Mint Macaron

Stampin’ Up! Pootles – Friendly Wishes with Tip Top Taupe and Mint Macaron   Well, it’s a full on love affair right now for me with the new In Colours for 2015-2017. They’re 5 wonderfully versatile colours; soft, elegant and definitely mixable! I’ve paired the wonderful mushroom colour of Tip Top Taupe with Mint Macaron […]

For the New Two, Butterfly Basics

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – For the New Two, Butterfly Basics I love a soft pairing of colours and when you add Crumb Cake to a beautiful colour such as Pink Pirouette, it’s definitely a pretty pairing! The Butterfly Basics stamp set has been a real grower on me. I struggled at first and am still not […]

Perpetual Birthday Butterflies!

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Perpetual Birthday Butterflies! Ooooo it’s a tiny card project! I love mini cards, but really don’t make them anywhere near as much as I probably should. I think we all like a card, whether large or small, and sometimes it’s the minis that make the biggest difference. Using the Perpetual […]

Soft Sky World of Dreams

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Soft Sky World of Dreams Ah, such a pretty colour combination! I love Sahara Sand, and I love beautiful phrases. Soft Sky isn’t a colour I’ve used hugely often, and I haven’t ‘sponged’ in a while, so I thought I’d challenge myself a little. What do you think? I rather […]

Springwatch Wreath Inspired Card

Pootles’ Springwatch Wreath Inspired Card Way back at the end of January, during my SpringWatch series, I decorated a wicker wreath with tiny fairy lights and then smothered it in butterflies and linen thread (HERE!). It hangs in my hallway, right by my front door, and it makes me smile whenever I go to open […]

Window Easter Egg Box Tutorial

Stampin’ Up! UK Demonstrator Pootles – Window Easter Egg Box Tutorial Don’t you just love a project that is inspired by one that was inspired by another…. Last year, I made This box for Easter Treats and that one was inspired by another that I’d made the year before! ah, the cycle of inspiration goes around […]

So You Project Kit, Leadership Swaps & Blog Hop Winner!

Stampin’ Up UK Demonstrator Pootles – So You Project Kit and Leadership Swaps The winner of the Pootlers Blog Hop Giveaway is Shirley Waterhouse.   Congratulations Shirley!  Please email Keren ( with your postal address. Okay, this is quite possibly the most surreal project I have ever made in my life… When I went out to […]

A Boho Blossoms Garden Party

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – A Boho Blossoms Garden Party I love a good scattering of flowers on a card, so when I carried on with the theme started yesterday of using products from the Annual Catalogue, I pulled on the loveliness of the Garden Party stamp set for the background and the Boho Blossoms Punch for […]