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29.4.17

Less is More week 326 - Shadow


Hi LIMettes! We've got a new clean and simple card making challenge at Less is More. This week we'd like you to make cards featuring a shadow or shadows.

22.4.17

Less is More week 325 - Stripe


Hi LIMettes and welcome to a new clean and simple card making challenge with Less is More! This week we want you to use a stripe or stripes in your cards.

20.4.17

Watercolour birthday card with Altenew Beautiful Day


Hi everyone, I'm back today on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with a watercolour birthday card to show you using Altenew Beautiful Day. This is such a gorgeous set, I just can't stop reaching for it! Last week I went vintage with it, and today I've gone for pretty lilac, blue and yellow-green.

19.4.17

Layered owl birthday card


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a card featuring lots of layers and die cuts. The starting point, though, was the absolutely gorgeous stamp set, Hero Arts Garden Flowers by Lia.

17.4.17

Seven Hills Crafts monthly challenge reminder April 2017


Hi everyone, I was over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog yesterday with a reminder to get your entries in for the April sketch challenge!

15.4.17

Less is More week 324 - Spring Walk


Hi LIMettes! Happy Saturday. It's a new clean and simple card making challenge over at Less is More, and this week we want you make cards with a theme of a "Spring Walk".

12.4.17

Vintage card with Altenew Beautiful Day


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a vintage card using the lovely peony stamp from Altenew Beautiful Day.

8.4.17

Less is More week 323 - one layer cards - Curve


Hi LIMettes and welcome to a new clean and simple card making challenge with Less is More! This week it's one layer cards and we want you to feature a curve. 

5.4.17

Make a wish watercoloured card with silhouette die cuts


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a watercoloured card inspired by Spring!

1.4.17

Less is More week 322 - three pastels


Hi LIMettes, and welcome to a new challenge with Less is More, the clean and simple challenge blog! This week we'd like you to make cards using three pastel colours.

29.3.17

Watercolour floral canvas


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a canvas featuring lots of layers and texture. I used watercolour, but, having run out of watercolour ground, I worked directly onto gesso.

27.3.17

Altenew butterflies and watercolour card for Mothers' Day


Hi everyone, I'm was over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog a week ago with a card for Mothers' Day featuring Altenew butterflies and watercolouring.

25.3.17

Less is More week 321 - Use a Frame


Hi LIMettes, we've got a fun clean and simple card making challenge for you this week over at Less is More! This time we want you to use a frame on your card.

21.3.17

Playing Tic-Tac-Toe with Seven Hills Crafts March challenge


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a reminder to play along in the March challenge. We've got a theme of Tic-Tac-Toe this month.

18.3.17

Less is More week 320 - Washi

 

Hi LIMettes! New week, new clean and simple card making challenge at Less is More. This time we'd like you to make cards that feature some washi tape.

11.3.17

Less is More week 319 - one layer cards with leaves


Hi LIMettes! It's time for our new clean and simple challenge at Less is More. This week, we'd like you to one layer cards featuring leaves.

8.3.17

Two ways with Avery Elle Burst Elle-ments and florals


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with two cards showing the Avery Elle Burst Elle-ments die. I love how it frames a card and gives stability to more unstructured stamping such as florals that you can team with it. This is a die I'll be using a lot.

4.3.17

Less is More week 318 - Teal


Hi LIMettes! We've made it to the weekend and a new clean and simple card making challenge with Less is More. This week, we'd like you to use the simply beautiful colour of teal in your cards. 

1.3.17

Hero Arts Color Layering Orchid in a Pot


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a card inspired by the gorgeous new colour layering stamps that have been released by Hero Arts. 

25.2.17

Less is More week 317 - sketch challenge


Hi LIMettes! Happy Saturday. Today is the start of a new clean and simple card making challenge with Less is More. This week, it's a sketch challenge.

22.2.17

Watercolour birthday card with My Favorite Things and Zig pens


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a bright watercoloured birthday card using My Favorite Things and Zig Clean Color Real Brush Pens.

19.2.17

Seven Hills Crafts weekly challenge card - turquoise, lime and grey colour palette


Hi everyone, I'm sharing a quick card today that was posted over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog as part of the reminder to enter their monthly challenge for February! It's a colour challenge this time.

18.2.17

Less is More week 316 - Alphabet


Hi LIMettes and welcome to a new clean and simple card making challenge with Less is More! This week we'd like you to make cards that feature the alphabet.

15.2.17

11.2.17

Less is More week #315 - OLC Opposites


Hi LIMettes and happy Saturday! It's a new clean and simple card making challenge at Less is More, and this week we want you to make one layer cards (OLCs) featuring opposites

8.2.17

Shoot for the Stars galaxy card with My Favorite Things


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today. The cards I'm sharing today were inspired by a recent visit to the National Space Centre in Leicester.

4.2.17

Less is More BIRTHDAY celebrations and week 314 - colour wheel


Hi LIMettes! It's Saturday and that means a new challenge over at Less is More, the clean and simple card making challenge blog. We're using three adjacent colours from the colour wheel.

This week is the start of our birthday month (woohoo!) and we launch our new look blog and logo. Do check it out and let us know what you think :) We've also got a treat for you. There will be one sponsor per week guest designing and offering a prize throughout February to celebrate our birthday! 

1.2.17

Ombre floral extravaganza with My Favorite Things


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a card that's filled with flowers! Yes, this was a labour of love to make but I think the finished effect is worth it.

28.1.17

Less is More week 313 - Balloons


Hi LIMettes! It's Saturday and that means a new challenge with Less is More, the clean and simple card making challenge blog. This week, we'd like you to make a card featuring one or more balloons!

25.1.17

Mama Elephant Botanic Hello - watercolour and black card


Hi everyone, hope you're having a good week! I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a card using Mama Elephant Botanic Hello. I fell in love with this stamp the first time I saw it, and I had a feeling it would look great in a whole range of styles.

21.1.17

Less is More week 312 - New Beginnings


Hi LIMettes! Our challenge this week at Less is More, the clean and simple card making challenge blog, is to make cards with a theme of "new beginnings". I've got two cards for you today.

18.1.17

Owl birthday card using My Favorite Things


Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with an owl birthday card using My Favorite Things. As soon as I saw the new set I'm Owl Yours, I had to have it! I'm always doodling owls, and these are so cute and will be perfect every time!

15.1.17

Hang in there, with My Favorite Things and Avery Elle


Hi everyone, just a quick post today to show my DT card for the Seven Hills Crafts sketch challenge. This is your week 3 (final) reminder to play along with us!

14.1.17

Less is More week 311 - one layer cards - Favourite Drink


Hi LIMettes, and welcome to a new challenge with Less is More, the clean and simple card making challenge blog. This week, we'd like you to make One Layer Cards (OLC) featuring your favourite drinks!

11.1.17

Winter birthday card with Concord & 9th

 

Hi everyone! I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a winter birthday card. I don't know about you, but loads of my friends seem to have birthdays in January and February. I'm always busy card making at this time of year.

7.1.17

Less is More week 310 - Ombre


Hi LIMettes! I think you'll like this week's clean and simple card making challenge from Less is More. We're asking you to use ombre in your cards. There are so many ways of doing this - I can't wait to see what you come up with!

4.1.17

Interactive birthday card with Magical Unicorns

 

Hi everyone, I'm over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with an interactive birthday card that would be suitable for approximately ages 9-12.