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Add subtle foil detail with your coordinating dies - Catherine Pooler Big Blossoms stamp & die set

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Add subtle foil detail with your coordinating dies - Catherine Pooler Big Blossoms stamp & die set

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Now I like to stretch my stash and find more ways to use them so they have more value and use. Today, I'm showing you have you can use you Glimmer Hot Foil machine with out foil plates. Instead, we're going to add subtle foil detail with coordinating dies. This card features the love Big Blossoms stamp and die set, with the coordinating dies allowing you to add more flower line details to your cards. Written and photos - Add subtle foil detail with your coordinating dies: ...

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Creating a Christmas wreath without Christmas stamps

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Creating a Christmas wreath without Christmas stamps

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. One way to stretch your supplies is to use other florals to make a Christmas wreath. A secret tip to make this work is to use a classic Christmas colour combo of red, green and gold to take a normal floral and create a Christmas feel. Here, I've turned the New Day Floral stamp and die set into a Christmas wreath bursting off the page. Add a little gold splatter and Christmas sentiment and the recipient is none the wiser.  Written and photos - Creating a Christmas...

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Take inspiration from pattern paper - Touch of Frost paper | Catherine Pooler Designs

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Take inspiration from pattern paper - Touch of Frost paper | Catherine Pooler Designs

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. One thing I love with Catherine Pooler Designs is the pattern paper list on the front the ink colours that coordinate with the paper. Now if you struggle to put colours together, then this is the perfect solution for you. Here you can easily take inspiration from pattern paper and use this to help create a beautiful card that looks cohesive in no time. This card uses the lovely Touch of Frost pattern paper which has a beautiful soft colour palette featuring colours from the Spa ink...

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Slimline falling snowflakes using the NEW Scrolling Snowflakes stamp & die set | Catherine Pooler Designs

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Slimline falling snowflakes using the NEW Scrolling Snowflakes stamp & die set | Catherine Pooler Designs

 Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. The recent release from Catherine Pooler Designs has some beautiful winter inspired designs perfect for creating Christmas cards or cards to fit the season. Today I'm showing you how to create this fun Slimline falling snowflakes card featuring the new Scrolling Snowflakes stamp & die set. These Scrolling snowflakes have such a beautiful elegant design and each snowflake in the set is unique, just in real life! So, let's get started.  Written and photos Slimline falling snowflakes:  Start off stamp the snowflakes from the Scrolling Snowflakes stamp...

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Adding a pop of colour!

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Adding a pop of colour!

 Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. If you caught my post last week for Bumbleberry's you'll have seen the grey tulips I painted and so many people really love how it turned out. I love creating with that grey but this week I used it along with adding a pop of colour on this very simple card design. When choosing the stamp, I decided to go with a closely drawn floral arrangement for a loser style card and the PinkFresh Studio Full Bloom stamp was perfect for this card! Written and photos Adding a...

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