Trying Something New!

As a crafter, I’m always looking at other paper crafts and ideas and have recently tried out quilling. It’s an age old craft using rolled paper strips to form decorative shapes and has been used as far back in history by monks during the Renaissance and more recently ladies in 18th century Europe, because it was considered as a none too taxing pastime for them!!!! 😀 Needless to say I was ok and managed not to tax myself too much! 😉

I have been trying out ideas to include on greeting cards, which are quite popular and have already added some designs to the store! An any age birthday card, new baby and wedding card.

I hope you like these and of course can always request a Custom Order for something unique. More will be added to the store in the coming weeks, so keep any eye out for those!

Have a great week!

Sharon 🙂

Harry Potter Fans!

This week, although very busy, I have managed to find time to add a couple of new Harry Potter themed cards to the store!

There is now a ‘Deathly Hallows’ style card featuring the iconic symbol, that you can send for birthdays, or any other occasion you have in mind, together with a Hogwarts Express Engine card. Both have the Custom Request option, if you want to use this for  something other than a birthday. I have also revamped the Platform 9 3/4 card a little, which is already a very popular one! There is a themed card for those currently taking and hopefully passing their exams this summer. So I hope HP fans will enjoy receiving  any of these!

Don’t forget the general ‘Thank You‘ cards for teachers also available in store with the 20170605_115235Summer term drawing to a close. I’m sure teachers would love to receive these cards, just as much as the kids sending them, and there are three designs to choose from. If you have a special theme in mind, why not use the Custom Order item to have something unique created!

 

Look out soon for some new cards in the Mickey and Minnie Mouse theme range, as there will be some great new additions!

Wishing all the Dad’s out there a great Father’s Day on Sunday, so have a great weekend!

Sharon 🙂

New in Store!

It’s been a little while since I blogged, but I’ve been busy nevertheless! Orders, new card designs have meant a busy few weeks! So there are lots of newly added items in store already this month. Thank You cards for teachers, Congrats for exam takers and many more!

So if you have any of these occasions coming over the next few weeks, please check out the store and see if there is anything that you like!

Thank You Teacher Cards!

 

Congratulations Cards!

 

New Home and Travels cards!

 

Peppa Pig birthday card for your little ones!

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Finally, don’t forget FATHER’S DAY, JUNE 18TH, cards available in store for you!

Have a great weekend!

Sharon 🙂

Congratulations!

With exams now starting at this time of the year, you may soon want to congratulate someone special on their achievements! We have some cards in store that you can send to celebrate. There are also cards for other celebrations and of course the Custom Order, should you want to send something unique.

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Dont forget Fathers Day coming June 18th and there are several card designs and greetings to choose from! Check these out in store too! 🙂

Have a great weekend!

Sharon 🙂

Super-size it, coming soon!

The importance of providing options for your customers, I think, is very important and recently I have been asked about larger card sizes. I have said before that taking on board feedback and having the flexibility to adapt and provide (as much as I can) the product that customers would like to see and buy, is key. So I have been looking into this in order to make these available in the store. There will soon be options for most of the current cards, to select a larger size, along with new ones moving forwards!

This week, I have added some new items to the store….. some for the men in your lives and some for the ladies! These have colour options and as always, personalised greetings, all available to select on ordering. I hope you like them 🙂

 

For those of you who have Mother’s Day still to come, there is a range of cards still available to buy. So please check those out!mday-collage

Father’s Day cards will be available online soon, so keep an eye out for those too.

 

 

 

Have a great weekend!

Sharon 🙂

Sporting Time of the Year.

Spring and summertime are always great times to enjoy the outdoors and sports. I was recently asked to make a Custom Order sporting card for a birthday and this inspired me to add a small selection to the store. I’ve started with just a few popular ones to choose from. There is football, golf and rugby, but as always, if there is a sport you would like, you can always hit that “Custom Request” button in the item and I will do my best to accommodate you! Any popular requests will be added to the store. Click HERE to order online.

So with warmer weather and a long weekend coming up, I hope you get to enjoy the outdoors and have some Easter fun!

Happy Easter everyone!

Sharon 🙂

Weekends Away!

Everyone loves some time away doing something fun, don’t they! When you have an online craft store, and it’s “always open”, being available for my customers is essential.

Today, with smartphones and tablets its easy to remain accessible to customers and stay in touch with my store to maximise all my opportunities, even when I’m not at home in the studio! It really is all there at your fingertips. I can access everything I need to message, confirm orders, promote and make sure that there is no down time. Wherever my phone goes, so does my store!

Social media is the perfect way to display a product and promote craft at no cost. Mobile technology allows me to to this wherever I am, whatever I am doing, and it’s fun! I love apps that allow me to customise pictures and photos to add online, whether that be on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and the store Blog.IMG_20170404_212410_processed

I have recently been working on some Father’s Day cards ready for June, and these will be added instore very soon.

I hope you all have a great weekend, I will be 🙂 …. and as always the store will be open!

Sharon 🙂