Month: May 2017

Organisation and Storage Ideas for Craft Rooms Part 1

The dream room. We see them all the time, beautiful, spacious, packed with accessible storage and organisation solutions, beautifully colour-co-ordinated, heaps of uncluttered bench space, gorgeous lighting.  Everything we could wish for in a dream crafting space. We put them on our pinterest albums and gaze in wonderment with questions like… a) how long the […]

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Quick Tip – DIY Shimmer Sprays

Quick Tip – DIY Shimmer Sprays I find shimmer sprays so versatile.  You can add a bit of shine, or a bit of grunge, depending on the colour and degree of sparkle. There are a huge variety of commercial options out there, but did you know you can create your own custom sprays using various […]

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sizzix machine range with dies

Tutorial : Die Cutting and Embossing 101

Die Cutting and Embossing Tutorial 101: Dies come in several types, and getting the most from your tools and equipment can be a tricky task. In this post, I describe the various types of die and embossing tool and give you some tips I have gleaned through many years of crafting. Thick foam ejection type […]

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Oh my giddy aunt! Paypal is GO!

PAYPAL IS GO! I am feeling pretty pleased with myself right now!!  I finally negotiated my way amongst the myriad of settings to configure Paypal Express Checkout on ! Not being at all a techy kind of person, this makes me happy beyond what it probably should…  There were many boxes to tick and […]

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