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Sugarloop Etsy Shop Review

I’m calling this a review, but it’s really a rave. I first purchased from Sugarloop a long time ago. Sugarloop is actually probably one of the first shops I bought planner stickers from. I remember loving the stickers at the time and then I just never went back to the shop to take a look for more. Until a couple of weeks ago. I was browsing through my favourites, itching to buy myself something and came across Sugarloop again. Going through the pages of beautiful stickers I was  ...

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Planning

Finding a simple Midori Travelers Notebook set up

Ah my poor Midori. Bought on a whim because it was beautiful, it has consistently been the most underused of all my planners. While some may be content with having planners just looking pretty on their shelves, I like all my planners to have a purpose. Partly, this stops me from buying ALL THE PLANNERS and partly it’s because I don’t like feeling like something is going to waste. Depending on how long you’ve been reading this blog, you may have seen previous set up posts  ...

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Planning

Latest Etsy Planner Stickers Haul

I’ve had a little Etsy splurge I’m a sucker for sales and with Christmas in July comes sales and coupon codes! I picked up some more stickers from a shop I know and love, and found a new UK shop to try! Samantha Mae Sticks I picked up some great stickers from this shop a while back. Thanks to the quality and originality of her stickers, I knew I needed more! Using a thank you code I had from that previous order, I picked up a few more of her stickers to add to my collection.   ...

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Cardmaking

The importance of using the right stamping inks

I’m finally getting the hang of using stamps in my cardmaking I fancied getting my stamping on when cardmaking recently. I love all the Stampin’ Up cards with the ink splodge stamps but never fancied stumping up the cash for their stamps. After finding something similar recently I pulled together a quick card to try it out. I loved the concept for this card, it was simple and cute. The sentiment stamp and dashed heart (which came from a different stamp set) went together well.  ...

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