Dear Santa, GoCut and Emboss

Dear Santa, All I want for Christmas is…all the craft stash my heart desires. If this is your wish this Festive Season then look no further than The Wholesaler for inspiration on what to put on your Christmas wish list.   I am sharing my top 5 picks for the ultimate crafter’s wish list: NO. 1 GoCut and Emboss This versatile machine has changed the way I see die-cutting in so many...
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Celebr8 Ooh La La Co-Ordinating Products

Good things come in small packages! This small but beautiful release from Celebr8, perfectly co-ordinates with Kaisercraft’s Ooh La La and is a real treasure. The roses and butterflies are simply exquisite. Enjoy Erin’s layout and inspiration.   Celebr8 Ooh La La Co-Ordinating Products – Layout Designer: Erin Bruton The Kaisercraft Ooh La La Collection celebrates friendship. This...
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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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Celebr8 Boho Dreams & Just Landed Co-Ordinating Products

Erin has been busy creating up a storm of inspiration just for you! Just like magic, Erin transforms naked chipboard into beautiful embellishments and titles. Don’t forget to team Celebr8’s stunning chipboard designs with this month’s Kaisercraft collections. Happy crafting!   Celebr8 Boho Dreams Co-Ordinating Products Designer: Erin Bruton Wow, what a fun collection. The Kaisercraft Boho...
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Celebr8 Macho Man Now Available!

Time for another Celebr8 collection and this one is a definitely a winner. Last month’s Glamorous collection from Celebr8 was feminine and simply gorgeous. In contrast, Macho Man is rugged, full of stunning textures and colours and is the perfect range for masculine projects.   Celebr8 Macho Man The Celebr8 Macho Man collection is a celebration of everything manly. From rusty tools to dirty...
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Celebr8 Finders Keepers and Story Book Co-Ordinating Products

Get ready for some spectacular chipboard designs from Celebr8. Team these winners with your favourite selection of Kaisercraft products. Celebr8’s Title, Word pack, Mesh and Element card have all been carefully designed to perfectly complement Kaisercraft’s beautiful products. Get creative and enjoy Erin’s inspiration.   Celebr8 Finders Keepers Co-Ordinating Products Designer: Erin Bruton...
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Celebr8 Heart-itude Collection

“The Celebr8 Heart-itude range is inspired by love and nature. Someone once said that if you truly admire nature you’ll find beauty & love everywhere. We have drawn inspiration from the soft pinks of a rose, the calmness of a blue sky and the boldness of wood grains to bring you a range that highlights the interconnection between nature and love. Along with the standard products you’ve...
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Celebr8 Provincial and Sail Away Co-Ordinating Products

Celebr8 has yet again conjured up an inspirational range of chipboard that co-ordinates perfectly with the November Kaisercraft collections. Celebr8’s die cuts are affordable and extremely versatile. Let Erin inspire you to get crafting!   Celebr8 Provincial Co-Ordinating Designer: Erin Bruton The feel of the gorgeous Kaisercraft range inspired this layout. I have tried to highlight the...
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Celebr8 Generations, Silver Bells, Home for Christmas Co-Ordinating Products

This month Celebr8 has some real treasures in store for you, from beautiful bird die cuts and a family tree to delicate Christmas baubles and as always all the chipboard elements, templates and stickers co-ordinate perfectly with Kaisercraft’s gorgeous paper collections. Team Celebr8’s embellishments up with your favourite papers and create your very own masterpiece.   Celebr8 Generations...
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D-Ring HANDMADE Albums – New Colours Here!

We promised you more colours! HANDMADE Albums are now available in Sky Blue, Blush Pink and Metallic Smoke. Once again you will be delighted by the decorative debossed flourishes, stitched edging, cover window and sturdy D-Ring mechanism of these 12×12 faux leather D-Ring Albums. More good news is that the Chocolate Brown and Deep Black Albums will be back in stock soon. See them all here »...
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Celebr8 Time Machine, Holy Night and A Touch Of Gold Co-Ordinating

Celebr8 has once again come up with an exciting new range of Kaisercraft co-ordinating products that are guaranteed to get your creative juices flowing. Remember the sky is the limit when it comes to working with Celebr8 chipboard die cuts – ink, stamp or use your favourite mixed media techniques on these versatile embellishments.   Celebr8 Time Machine Co-Ordinating Designer: Erin Bruton...
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Golden Moments With My Silhouette Printable Gold Foil

This past month I think I have enjoyed my Silhouette even more – the thought of having so many different materials and products that can be cut using the machine is amazing. So after my t-shirt experience I wanted to try the Silhouette Printable Gold Foil. I haven’t had too much success printing onto the foil, mostly because my design is all wrong, so don’t despair a project is on its way just...
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Celebr8 Fly Free, Botanica & Little One Co-Ordinating

Erin of Celebr8 has created beautiful layouts to inspire you, using Kaisercraft paper and Celebr8’s exciting new range of products. Browse through Celebr8’s new releases and team these fun creations with Kaisercraft’s gorgeous new collections.   Celebr8 Fly Free Life is better when you’re laughing. The new Celebr8 Fly Free co-ordinating range of die-cuts and masks are focussed on happiness...
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Kaisercraft Scrap Yard Glamour

Today I am so excited to share this layout with you. Again it is one of my favourites using the gorgeous Scrap Yard collection by Kaisercraft. This is such a grungy range of papers with loads of attitude and colour and texture, but on my layout I gave it a bit more of a glamourous feel by adding some bling in the form of beads, sequins, glitter. I love how this turned out – such a fun look...
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Silhouette Print and Cut – a perfect match for scrapbooking.

Since discovering the Silhouette Print and Cut function, one can say that “addiction” comes to mind, although it is in the early stages I can feel it growing inside of me. I was so excited to figure out how easy it is to actually do. So the first I created was a layout and a matching card, simply by adjusting the sizing of my printed elements I could make whatever my heart desired in a few easy...
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Modern Vintage an Antique Bazaar Layout

Fancy a bit of a vintage layout, then the new Kaisercraft paper range is just for you. Perfect for those old photographs that need a little something special, and even some colour without being overwhelming. When I first saw this range I had my doubts, but the more I used it the more I realised how versatile it is. I have made several layouts with it and they are all totally different from each...
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Details with cutting dies on a layout!

The more I use my collection of dies, the more I fall in love with them if that is even possible. I mean I really love the designs, but sometimes it is just an effort to pull out all the bits and pieces and actually use them – do you sometimes have that feeling? I know you do! So in an effort to love my dies more and use them more, I have opted to keep my Cuttlebug machine on my desk permanently...
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It’s just a Kaisercraft Oh So Lovely Layout

Soft beautiful florals, birds and gorgeous accents are what caught my eye when I first saw this range. But on even closer inspection it is the colours that seamlessly complement each other into the designs for perfection in design…that is the new Oh so Lovely paper range from Kaisercraft I know that with every new range you just think that the one before it was the most beautiful thing you...
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Using Dies As Accents – Cluster Technique

I have spoken a lot in the past about using dies on cards and layouts, and even as I use it more I realise the possibilities are endless. As you run out of elements to use and alphabets to create titles with, dies are those things that will never run out – each time you use a different paper or cardstock or technique on a die-cut, you can alter and change the way it looks and functions.  ...
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Celebr8 Single Word Chipboard Die Cuts

Everyone loves words be it on albums, stickers or chipboard die cuts. In keeping with this trend, Celebr8 has released two beautiful word box sets that will cover just about anything that you want to say on your project in either English or Afrikaans! Buy the full box set and get a free tray or alternatively by packages of individual words. Be creative and have your say in a single word with...
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Chase Rainbows – Complimenting your patterned paper with ink

I love colours and patterns! And when you combine the two together in a single range of artistic papers then I am really happy. That’s what Kaisercraft did with the “Chase Rainbows” range of papers. Loads of colours, artistic paint effects and fun quotes on journaling cards. I created a fun and simple layout using this gorgeous range. To complement the overall theme I added my own inked details...
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Vintage Rose Double Page Layout

Have you seen the Couture Creations paper range? Well if not then you are seriously missing out. It is the perfect blend between vintage and romantic – perfect for any project and theme. And you all know it is no secret that I really love vintage, so this range is close to my heart! The designs are beautifully and carefully coloured and designed in a way that you can fussy cut loads of beautiful...
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Kaisercraft On Stage, Furry Friends & All That Glitters

The beginning of the month is always exciting because it means three new releases from Kaisercraft. March’s new collections are sure to delight you – from fun new papers to scrapbook your beloved animals, to a dramatic, vibrant range perfect for recording all those special performances and finally a beautiful collection featuring trendy gold and glitter elements. Enjoy!   Kaisercraft...
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You Are Loved – Valentine Scrapbook Layout

It’s the month of love, and we are celebrating with the gorgeous new goodies from Celebr8. With all those new chipboard goodness I am always looking for a new way to dress up my elements that is quick and easy – something not too complicated! So this time around I was excited to see how the new inks and paint would work on these chipboard elements, and needless to say I was over the moon with...
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