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Sunday, September 23

Wishing You Brighter Days

It's raining in my part of the world today so I thought this card was quite apt...

Stamps - Rainy Day Play / Dies - Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangles / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - Inkadinkado Stamping Mask Paper; White Gel Pen

I hope you're enjoying your weekend :)

Stephanie xxx

Tuesday, September 18

Happy Birthday To Ewe

I have a little card to share with ewe today ;)

Stamps - Ewe Are Awesome / Dies - Ewe Are Awesome Die Collection / Pattern Paper - Lawn Fawn / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Zig Clean Color Real Brush

Thank ewe so much for looking and I hope ewe have a great day :)

Stephanie xxx

Monday, September 17

Trick or Tweet

Happy Monday everyone, I hope your day is filled with lots of treats...my preference would be those of the sweet variety!

Stamps - Whoo To You, Happy Halloween II & Basic Stripes / Dies - Whoo To You Die Collection & Happy Halloween Die Collection; Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; VersaMark; Simon Says Stamp White Pigment / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder

Thank you very much for looking and I hope you have a great week :)

Stephanie xoxo

Saturday, September 15

May All Your Wishes Come True

Apologies for my blogging absence, the children's first week back at school was manic and then last week I took time to revel in the peace and quiet (blissful!), not getting much done in the process haha

Here are some cards I made, when I should have been tidying up...

Stamps - You're MagicJust Saying / Dies - You're Magic Die Collection; Lawn Fawn Puffy Stars / Pattern Paper - Simple Stories / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - You're Magic & Scrumptious Birthday Sentiments / Dies - You're Magic Die Collection / Pattern Paper - Doodlebug / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - You're Magic & Sweetest Sentiments / Dies - You're Magic Die Collection; Lawn Fawn Puffy Stars / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; White Gel Pen

Stamps - You're Magic & Say What? / Dies - You're Magic Die Collection & Tag Along Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; White Gel Pen

I hope you are enjoying your weekend, thank you so much for taking a few precious moments out of it to visit my blog :)

Stephanie xoxo

Saturday, September 1

September Release Countdown Teasers Day 5 New Products

The countdown is almost over, but before the full reveal of all our September stamp sets, here are some cards I have made with a new mini set called Feeling Frightful Fillers...

Stamps - Feeling Frightful Fillers, Feeling Frightful, Say Something & Basic Stripes / Dies - Feeling Frightful Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Memento Tuxedo Black; Simon Says Stamp White Pigment / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos; Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen; Black Twine

Stamps - Feeling Frightful FillersFeeling Frightful & Spooky Spirits / Dies - Feeling Frightful Die Collection & Tag Along Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Memento Tuxedo Black / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos; Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen; Black Twine

Stamps - Feeling Frightful FillersFeeling FrightfulBasic Grids & Happy Halloween II / Dies - Feeling Frightful Die Collection; Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark; Simon Says Stamp White Pigment / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos; Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; White Gel Pen

Stamps - Feeling Frightful Fillers & Feeling Frightful / Dies - Feeling Frightful Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Memento Tuxedo Black / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos; Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Feeling Frightful FillersFeeling Frightful, Basic Diagonals & Spooky Spirits / Dies - Feeling Frightful Die Collection & Tag Along Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos; Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; White Gel Pen; Black Twine

Stamps - Feeling Frightful FillersFeeling Frightful & Say Something / Dies - Feeling Frightful Die Collection & Duly Noted Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Memento Tuxedo Black / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos; Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen; Twine; Mini Clip

I am incredibly grateful for the amazing video that Michelle Short produces for us every month, it's a lot of work and the end result is always fabulous!

Okay, no more putting it off, the nerve wracking moment has arrived!  The following new products will be available tonight at 8pm (BST) in our store and also at Simon Says Stamp...


The support and positive feedback has been overwhelming this month, once again, I can't thank you enough!  Jenny and I are tremendously grateful for all your uplifting comments and social media engagement :)

As usual, there is a chance to win all of this months new stamp sets on our Facebook page, so please head on over and leave a comment on today's post.

A final big thank you and I hope you have a wonderful weekend!

Stephanie xoxo

Friday, August 31

September Release Countdown Teasers Day 4

It's day four of the September Release Countdown Teasers and today I'm showcasing a mini set called Whoo To You...

Stamps - Whoo To You & Say It's Your Birthday / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; White Gel Pen; Black Twine

Stamps - Whoo To You & Spooky Spirits / Dies - Whoo To You Die Collection / Ink -VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Gel Pen; Black Twine

Stamps - Whoo To YouBanner Basics & Many Mini Messages / Dies - Whoo To You Die CollectionBanner Basics Die Collection & Tag It Die Collection (retired); Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; Black Twine; Mini Peg

Stamps - Whoo To You, Say Something & Into The Woods Again / Dies - Whoo To You Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Whoo To You, Basic BlocksBanner Basics & Many Mini Messages / Dies - Whoo To You Die Collection & Banner Basics Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Whoo To YouBanner Basics & Many Mini Messages / Dies - Whoo To You Die Collection, Small Frames Die Collection & Banner Basics Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; Black Pillow Boxes

Stamps - Whoo To YouSpooky Spirits & Into The Woods / Dies - Whoo To You Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder

Also teasing today are the the wonderful Design Team ladies who are knocking it out of the park again this month...


That's all from me today, but please return tomorrow to see the last of my teasers, along with the reveal of all the new products.

Hip hip hooray, it's Friday!!!  Have a great one everyone :)

Stephanie xxx

Thursday, August 30

September Release Countdown Teasers Day 3

I had a late night last night so I'm a little bleary eyed whilst typing this, please excuse me if there are more spelling and grammatical errors than usual!

It's Day Three of the September Release Countdown Teasers and today I have another two upcoming new sets to introduce to you, the first being Woodland Plushies...

Stamps - Woodland Plushies & Scrumptious Birthday Sentiments / Dies - Woodland Plushies Die Collection / Pattern Paper - Lawn Fawn / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Woodland Plushies & Scene It / Dies - Woodland Plushies Die Collection & You Said It Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers; FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Woodland Plushies & Best Friends / Dies - Woodland Plushies Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers; FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Woodland Plushies, Over The Rainbow & Say Something / Dies - Woodland Plushies Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers; FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Woodland PlushiesInto The WoodsSay Something / Dies - Woodland Plushies Die Collection; Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers; FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Embossing Powder; White Gel Pen

This next set is a mini set called Spooky Spirits...

Stamps - Spooky Spirits / Dies - Spooky Spirits Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Spooky Spirits, Banner Basics & Many Mini Messages / Dies - Spooky Spirits Die Collection, Banner Basics Die Collection & Tag It Die Collection (retired); Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark; VersaMagic Dew Drops / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; Black Twine; Mini Peg

Stamps - Spooky SpiritsBanner Basics & Many Mini Messages / Dies - Spooky Spirits Die CollectionBanner Basics Die Collection & Tag It Die Collection (retired); Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; Black Twine; Mini Peg

Stamps - Spooky SpiritsBanner Basics & Many Mini Messages / Dies - Spooky Spirits Die CollectionBanner Basics Die Collection; Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Spooky SpiritsBanner Basics & Many Mini Messages / Dies - Spooky Spirits Die CollectionBanner Basics Die Collection; Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Spooky SpiritsSay Something & Into The Woods Again / Dies - Spooky Spirits Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Embossing Powder; Twine

I'm sure you will agree that the Design Team cards have been magnificent so far, Clearly Besotted is so lucky to have these talented ladies on the team...


I'm usually a tea drinker, but I think I'm going to make myself a strong coffee this morning.  A big hit of caffeine is just what I need to kick start me today!

Thanks a million for looking, have a lovely day and please, please, please return tomorrow ;)

Stephanie xxx

Wednesday, August 29

September Release Countdown Teasers Day 2

Welcome back to day two of the September Release Countdown Teasers, I'm so pleased you decided to pop by, thank you!

Today I'm showcasing a couple of our upcoming stamp sets, Wishful Thinking, and a sentiment set called Brushed Sentiments Plus...

Stamps - Wishful ThinkingBrushed Sentiments Plus & Basic Stripes / Dies - Wishful Thinking Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; VersaMagic Tea Leaves; VersaMark; Simon Says Stamp White Pigment / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Wishful Thinking / Dies - Wishful Thinking Die Collection & Tag Along Die Collection / Ink - VersaMark / Other - White & Gold Embossing Powder; Natural Twine; Mini Peg

Stamps - Wishful Thinking / Ink - VersaMark / Other - White & Gold Embossing Powder

Stamps - Wishful Thinking & Brushed Sentiments Plus / Dies - Wishful Thinking Die Collection & Tag Along Die Collection / Ink - VersaMark / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Wishful Thinking & Brushed Sentiments Plus / Dies - Wishful Thinking Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; VersaMagic Tea Leaves; VersaMark / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Wishful Thinking & Fabulous Fuchsias / Dies - Wishful Thinking Die Collection, Small Frames Die CollectionTag Along Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; VersaMark / Other - White Embossing Powder

Stamps - Wishful Thinking & Flag It / Dies - Wishful Thinking Die Collection; Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangles / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; Papertrey Ink Hybrid

As usual, the Design Team were fabulous yesterday and I expect they will be pretty fabulous today too...

Lisa Tilson

My husband has meetings in London's West End today so I think I will tag along and do a little window shopping before meeting up with him for lunch.  We have date night tonight (dinner followed by a comedy show), so may as well make a day out of it!

Hope you have a great Wednesday and please come back tomorrow if you can, I have more teasers to share :)

Stephanie xxx

Tuesday, August 28

September Release Countdown Teasers Day 1


Welcome to day one of the September Release Countdown Teasers, I'm so happy to have you join me!  We have seven new stamp sets, five with coordinating dies, coming on September 1st and today I've used a set called Rainy Day Play...

Stamps - Rainy Day Play / Dies - Spellbinders Nestabilities Circles / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; VersaMark / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Embossing Powder; White Gel Pen

Stamps - Rainy Day Play & Say Something / Dies - Rainy Day Play Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Rainy Day Play / Dies - Rainy Day Play Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Rainy Day Play & Over The Rainbow / Dies - Rainy Day Play Die Collection / Ink - VersaFine Onyx Black; VersaMagic Dew Drops / Colouring Medium - FaberCastell Polychromos / Other - White Gel Pen

Stamps - Rainy Day PlayOver The Rainbow & Flutter By Me / Dies - Rainy Day Play Die Collection / Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black; VersaFine Onyx Black / Colouring Medium - Copic Sketch Markers / Other - White Gel Pen

I'm super excited to see what the lovely Design Team ladies have come up with, it's always a highlight of my day during the countdown teasers...


I really hope you like what you've seen today, and if you have, it would be great if you could return tomorrow for Day Two of the Countdown Teasers.  Until then, have a fantastic day :)

Stephanie xxx