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Paradise Lost
I have scissors & I'm not afraid to use them
I have scissors & I'm not afraid to use them


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Monarch Thank you Card
Welcome back! It's been a quiet summer in my craftroom but I  managed to sneak in a few moments to make this Thank You card. I started with a favourite stamp set - Botanical Sketch and a new stamp set that I am sure will be a  forever favourite - Flutter.  ...

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Christmas In July - Scrap 'n Stamp Blog Hop
It's beginning to look a lot like July! Welcome to my blog and if you have been following the Scrap 'n Stamp  Christmas in July Blog Hop you have probably come here from Niki Stone's blog and her amazing project. Here is my finished card......

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Celebrate......Botanicals & Distress Oxides
Hello & welcome! I'm here to share a card I made to give to my grandma who is turning 90 years young next week. She is an amazing woman and I am so happy to be able to be with her on her special day. Here is the finished card For this card I used the Flower...

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Scrap n' Stamp Canada Day Blog Hop
Happy Canada Day!  Today we are celebrating Canada's 150th birthday with a special blog hop over on the Scrap 'n Stamp blog, sharing projects featuring the cute new 'Busy Beaver' stamp & die set by Taylored Expressions . Be sure to leave comments along the ...

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Rebuilding In Progress....Please be patient
Hello!  After being royally screwed over by my image hosting website and having all of my photos held hostage until I fork over lots of money - I am having to reload all of my pics. Please be patient as I get everything looking pretty again! ~~~julia~~~

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You Little Rebel.....A Hipster Birthday
Hello! I'm back with more Hipster love. I've been following the Hip for Summer hashtag on social media and love all the creative ideas and projects. I decided to use my Hipster Monkey stamp with a cheeky sentiment stamp set to make this birthday card for a ...

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Celebrate Hipster Dad
Hello & Welcome! Fathers Day is just a couple days away and its always extra special because my dad's birthday is around the same weekend. It would be easy to make one card for both but I just can't so he gets 2 handmade cards. This year both cards are made...

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Enjoy! Coffee Gift Card Holder
Hello crafty friends! Nicole Wright & I had another crafty play-date this week. We each needed to make a card to hold a Tim Horton's gift card - so, like we do on many occasions, we shared our stash. I love how we can use the same stuff and create such diff...

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Another Altered Book Journey
Hello my crafty friends! Welcome to my blog. As you can see by my lack of posts, the warmer the weather gets the less I craft. It's just too darn nice outside! I am here to share another altered book....this one more of a diorama style. I was inspired by th...

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An Altered Book - The Castaways
Welcome back to my blog! things have been a bit quiet around here. A word of warning before we continue - yes, an old book was altered, glued, torn and ripped in the making of this blogpost. Viewer discretion is advised.  I have a lot of old books - some up...
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