hello CARDS in 10 minutes – How To With Jowilna

With the new range of Lady Pattern Paper hello CARDS, I can literally create cards even quicker than before. I like making ten-minute cards for people who I am not convinced will appreciate my efforts or who will just shrug and chuck the card away – yes you know the type. So here’s how to make some quick, beautiful cards.   Step 1 Cut the hello CARDS Green Chartreuse paper in half...
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Kaisercraft Keepsake and Daydreamer

“We have some very exciting new product releases to share with you including two brand new collections. We’ve managed to find something to suit everyone this month! Our new Keepsake collection is all about capturing those precious memories. sentiments of love and friendship teamed with prints of vintage filmstrips and cameras make this collection a staple in any avid scrapbookers stash! Looking...
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It’s a PINK thing – Lady Pattern Paper

“Are you ready for an explosion of pink? Well, ‘It’s a PINK thing’ is exactly what you need to celebrate the month of love and beyond!” ~ Lady Pattern Paper   New Basic Essentials “The new Sweetheart & Lucy Lace in Pink Mary are exactly what Cupid ordered to tell those unforgettable stories of love! Lovebirds is a limited design, so make sure you get...
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Kraft Essentials Metallic Silver

Lady Pattern Paper brings us a little bit of magic this month with her exquisite Metallic Silver additions to the already best-selling Kraft Essentials range. The bling season is around the corner so stock up on Lady Pattern Paper’s gorgeous creations.   Kraft Essentials Metallic Silver “It’s that time of year where everything becomes a little bit more sparkly! We see matric dances,...
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Kaisercraft Bon Appétit, Mademoiselle and Stamp & Die Sets

The team at Kaisercraft have been busy in the lead up to July, working hard to offer you brand new products and plenty of inspiration for your next projects! We kick of the month with 2 new paper ranges, and an amazing selection of Decorative Dies to add to your growing collection!   Kaisercraft Bon Appétit Whether you’re novice in the kitchen or a fully-fledged foodie, Kaisercraft Bon...
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New Kraft Essentials & Paper Packs from Lady Pattern Paper!

New Kraft Essentials “It’s with great excitement that I introduce the second batch of Kraft Essentials! Two new colours, THAT Pink & Feeling Blue, felt like the perfect evolution from where the range started. Look out for the popular Script, Sheet Music and Little Star designs, as well as a new incorporation to the Lady Pattern Paper core basic designs: Sweetheart. I’m...
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Introducing Kraft Essentials by Lady Pattern Paper

Kraft is undeniably an iconic paper finish in the paper craft world. Today we bring you classic kraft with a contemporary twist. Introducing Kraft Essentials, Lady Pattern Paper’s latest and dare we say most beautiful creation: luxurious plain and gorgeously printed heavy weight kraft. A simply beautiful range of paper that truly is an essential for all paper crafters.   Kraft Essentials...
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New Lady Pattern Paper Paper Packs & Oh my word! Sticker Sheet

Lady Pattern Paper Paper Packs I’m truly delighted to announce the release of the Basic Essentials Paper Packs. You can choose between a 24 pack (one sheet per design) or a 48 pack (two sheets per design). These versatile paper packs are perfect ‘starter packs’ – the Basic Essentials 12×12 paper range offers a good base of colours and designs that compliment a wide variety of printed...
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Believe DIY Christmas Bunting

Decorating for the festive season shouldn’t be stressful. This year I am using what I already have plus maybe a few extras to create beautiful and meaningful decorative elements that will fit right into my home effortlessly. To create my bunting base I used a combination of smooth white AC cardstock and patterned papers from Kaisercraft and Lady Pattern Paper. The two worked well to give...
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Celebr8 Sea Treasures

Sea life with a different view! The Celebr8 Sea Treasures collection is all about memories we create and treasure while enjoying vitamin SEA. The tranquil yet exhilarating colour palette of aquamarine, cobalt, royal, violet and cerulean captures the essence of majestic and limitless beach and sea themes. The locally manufactured and Glenda Viljoen inspired collection has two double-page layout...
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Kaisercraft Journal Planners, Provincial, Sail Away and more…

Kaisercraft has a surprise in store for you this month, with two extraordinary paper collections, exciting new cutting dies, embossing folders and templates as well as their brand new journal planners, which have been a huge success internationally. Lots of great ideas for Christmas wish lists! Get shopping now.   Kaisercraft Journal Planners Introducing the new leather Kaisercraft journal...
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Christmas Bows Using The Envelope Punch Board

So we already know how versatile the envelope punch board is right? Well today I am showing you how to create your own paper bows using the punch board. So even if it’s not entirely new to you, there is always something to learn and to inspire someone else with. So here goes… With the festive season coming up and loads of wrapping going to happen pretty soon, we are going to make some bows...
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How to use your Envelope Punch Board?

Probably one of the most useful tools I have ever had in my stash. That is until I actually learned how to use it and took the time to use it fully. What I have discovered is that with all those beautiful and maybe off-cut patterned paper in my stash I can create beautiful envelopes for my handmade cards without spending any money. Plus I can match patterned paper and colours to my cards for a...
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Getting Stuck Into Christmas Preparations with Tape Wormz

Have you seen the NEW Tape Wormz from The Wholesaler? Well today I am here to introduce you to a little sticky fun using some of their wonderful proudly South African products. But first let me ask – are you ready for Christmas? Well neither am I as yet, but with the help of some fabulous products I am slowly getting things ticked off my to-do list before we head into the silly season this year....
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Kaisercraft Fairy Dust, Holly Jolly, Ma Cherie & New Cutting Dies!

Brace yourself for a bumper release from Kaisercraft this October. From sure-selling paper collections, to high quality albums and a wide variety of new cutting dies, the October Kaisercraft release is guaranteed to bring customers flocking to your store.   Kaisercraft Fairy Dust Who wouldn’t want a touch of Fairy Dust in their lives? Featuring whimsical images of butterflies, tiaras...
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Project Life Pocket Style Scrapbooking with Lady Pattern Paper

I cringe every time I hear someone say something negative about Project Life, pocket scrapbooking or about how expensive this hobby is. And as a local memory keeper I want to assure you that you can afford this hobby and I want to show you how… With the Proudly South African paper releases by Lady Pattern Paper distributed by The Wholesaler you can create your own pocket style cards in a...
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Lady Pattern Paper Basic Essentials – Version 2!

Lady Pattern Paper is enchanting the scrapbooking and paper craft world with her quintessential basic paper range. Proudly South African, the Lady Pattern Paper brand brings you superior quality, acid-free, pattern paper in versatile designs and fashion forward colours. Get ready to indulge in the brand new, vibrant Basic Essentials colours and trendy designs. With names like Green Chartreuse,...
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Prima Debutante and Garden Fable now here!

If you’re suffering from winter blues, we have just the thing to lift your spirits! Just the mention of Prima conjures up images of fantasy paper and wildly luxurious and decadent embellishments. This release promises to indulge your senses and get those creative juices flowing. Get your dose of magical scrapbooking products today!   Prima Debutante A grand beauty, Debutante is sure to...
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Couture Creations Everyday Essentials For Your Projects!

I have always had the opinion that cards are meant to be quick projects – 10 minutes that you can spend doing nothing else but hate doing nothing – those are the precious minutes you can spend being creative and making a card. A die-cut a day… So today I am sharing how easy card making really is with the Everyday Essentials range of die from Couture Creations. These are basic designs you...
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Kaisercraft Fly Free, Botanica & Little One

It’s no secret that everyone loves Kaisercraft, but if you are one of the few people out there who hasn’t as yet succumbed to Kaisercraft’s beautiful designs and products, then this is surely the month that you’re going to fall head over heels in love with all things Kaisercraft…prepare yourself for three awe-inspiring yet diverse collections. Order your favourites today...
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Kaisercraft April 2013 Release #2

Hopscotch Collection Hopscotch is perfect for the teenage girls in our lives. With funky design elements found across all the pages including pennants, bicycles and friend quotes this collection is a great way of getting your teenager to be creative! Put a smile on your dial with the Hopscotch range today! Click here to see the full ‘Hopscotch’ collection!     Needle & Thread...
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Kaisercraft April Release #1

Elegance Collection The Elegance collection is like its name ‘elegant’. A simple colour scheme of gold, white, emerald and silver will bring an air of sophistication to any project. Exquisite floral patterns across all pages make this range perfect for creating backgrounds that complement other collections within the Kaisercraft brand. Click here to see the full ‘Elegance’ collection!  ...
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Papermania All Aboard for some scrapping?

For most people travelling is a big part of their lives – for me personally I think I love travelling more than most people but don’t get to do it often. So when the opportunity arises I want to capture those special moments in an equally special way. This is what I did with these photos from way back when – I was lucky enough to go on a cruise and visit the islands off the African coast. The...
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docrafts March Release

Gorjuss™ Collection Capturing a charm and spirit like no other, the range features a variety of popular characters in their own individual setting each with rich, sumptuous colour tones. This distinctive neu-vintage style encompasses torn, deckled and scalloped paper edges and layers that will add a totally Gorjuss™ feel to all your crafty creations. This stunning new collection features Paper...
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