Important message from Boo

Hi Dear Friends

Unfortunately, due to my PC dying on me yesterday, I am unable to post todays New Collection. 🙁 .

I could look on this as a real blow because it’s going to cost a pretty penny to fix the situation and I really don’t like letting my loyal fans down when I know you are looking forward to seeing new goodies.

Or….

I could put a positive spin on the whole thing and see this enforced down time as an opportunity to catch up on some much needed home time. My floors haven’t seen a vacuum in a long time lol.

I’m blessed with an amazing team who help me keep the inner workings of BooLand ticking over and I know Rae already has some awesome things planned for the next week or two while I’m off line. I also know Toiny at the Studio will be busy working on some specials for me while I’m out of commission so there will still be plenty going on.

I hope you won’t miss me too much even though I will be missing all of you. Please just keep me in your thoughts while I figure out a way to replace the poor old pc and get back to work.

Thanks everyone for being so understanding and patient. I really appreciate it.

I’ll be back as soon as I’m able with lots of new and lovely things for you all.

Meanwhile, please do check my STUDIO store for special offers and my FACEBOOK page for Raes special deals at both BooLand and Gotta Pixel. It will be a great chance for you to stock up on Booland Goodies you’ve got on your wish lists.

Until I return, take care and have a lovely weekend

Hugs

Boo xx

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FanDay Friday – You’ll never guess who I’ve bagged ;)

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Hey Peeps,

Did you guess who our fabulous guest is this week? I can’t believe it. I’m soooooo excited. I’ve been a (stalking) fan of Dawns for ever and no wonder when you see the utter gorgeousness of her designs. I always feel like I just want to dip into that pool of watercolour loveliness every time she brings something new out.

Dawn, a fellow Brit, works mostly in mixed media and watercolour making her designs very unique. You might think that would make scrapbooking quite hard but you’d be surprised just how easy it is to use. Dawn has created a truly beautiful set of designs especially good for working in scrapbooking and journalling and even hybrid for those of you who like to get your hands dirty.

On a personal level Dawn is one of those people you meet and fall in love with instantly. She’s truly a lovely person with a generous heart. She loves communicating with her many fans via her facebook page and loves sharing her layouts, especially those with her daughter who happens to love owls (you’ll see a lot of owls feature in Dawns work). I hope you’ll all enjoy getting to know her and her work as much as I do.

Dawn recently moved stores to the fabulous Lily Pad having spent many years at ScrapbookGraphics. You can find her store HERE

Check out her latest collection to see what I mean.

HANDBAG ESSENTIALS

Dawn currently has the full collection on sale with 40% off and if you are a subscriber to her NEWSLETTER there’s an extra 15% coupon inside this week.

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Have a look at what her amazing CT created with this fun collection

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I don’t know about you guys but my bag is filled with so much stuff that I can barely carry it these days, lol. What’s more, I’m sure if I was to go through it I’d find things in there I thought were lost for all time.

I think this collection is a perfect way to scrap about ourselves. It’s something we, as memory keepers, rarely do isn’t it. Most of our efforts are spent creating scrapbook pages about our family, friends, vacations and so on but we never really do anything about ourselves and we really should or how are our loved ones going to remember us?

This kit really lends itself to doing just that but in the most fun and comfortable way possible. It’s a great was to start the habit of keeping your own memories too. After all, we are special too, right?

MY CURRENT DAWN INSKIP FAVOURITES

I have lots of DI favs but sadly my two very favourite collections are not in the new store (The Olympic Games and the British Royals) but Dawn has so much in her store it’s easy to find new favourites. Here’s a look at two of my current favs.

ALWAYS AND FOREVER

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The moment I saw this collection my heart did a flippy flop twizzy (which felt really weird 😉 ) and I just had to have it. The colours and textures in it are sumptuous and reminded me instantly of days on the beach licking sherbet ice-creams. It’s like walking out in to a sunny morning after a week of rain. It lifts the spirit and makes you feel all glowing and happy inside.

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Take a look at what Dawns CT created with this beautiful collection

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BESOTTED

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The title perfectly describes what I felt when this beauty was released and I’ve been besotted with it ever since. I love the palette but what I love more are all the gorgeous extras that come with this collection. Take a look and see what I mean.

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and my personal favourite addition

How cute are these?

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Have a look at the awesome creations of Dawns CT

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Dawn often creates stand alone packs to help you fill up your scrapping stash and add that little extra touch of uniqueness to your pages. Here are a couple of my favourite DI fillers

GESSO

I love texture so this fabulous gesso pack is a must. It’s great for adding texture and uniqueness to a page and makes your pages stand out  from the rest.

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TORN PAPER MASKS

I’ve seen these often in Dawns collections and they really do help you make a statement in your layouts. They are so easy to use too as they come in PSD, TIF and PNG formats to suit all editing programs. You simply clip your photo/image to the mask and voilà … cool is an understatement.

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GRIP SEALED TRINKETS

Now I love a good bit of bling on a layout. Give me a trinket or two and I’m a happy little bunny but it has to be said, nothing in my stash, which is, as you know, extensive, comes close to matching these gorgeous little bags of goodies. I’m truly fascinated with them. As a Designer, I have no idea how Dawn manages to get these to look so real. As a scrapper I want them and then I want many, many more like them (hint, hint Dawn 😉 )

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Have a look at how Dawns CT used these items in their layouts

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COUPON CODE

Dawn has kindly given me a coupon for you guys to spend in her store. Enjoy 20% off her store until 30th June. *Conditions apply*

*Does not include Bundles, Collabs or Promotions/Sales

Grab this code and enter at checkout for your 20% discount

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A huge thank you to Dawn of Dawn Inskip Designs for joining us today. I hope you are all feeling as inspired as I always feel with Dawns beautiful work. If you haven’t tried using this medium before I urge you to give it a go. It’s a great deal of fun, very liberating and super easy to do. You won’t look back once you’ve tried it and you’ll be wowing your friends and family who just won’t believe that you did that…..

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FIND DAWN IN THE FOLLOWING PLACES

THE LILYPAD STORE

FACEBOOK

INSTAGRAM

WEBSITE

PINTEREST

GALLERY

NEWSLETTER

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That’s it from me today folks.

Thank you all so much for joining me.

Have a super weekend and be sure to join us tomorrow for my own new release.

Hugs

Boo and the Blossoms

xx

A LITTLE SNEAKY PEEK AT TOMORROWS NEW RELEASE

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Throwback Thursday~Cafe in Paris + Goodies

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Hey Folks,

How’s your Thursday going? I’m way behind but there’s nothing new about that lol. Trouble is theres just so much gorgeousness to look at I get easily distracted lol and yes, I’m encouraging you to take 5 and enjoy a look back in time at my Throwback Thursday offer for you. Hope you like 🙂

You can find it at these stores

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Café in Paris

‘A final reminder. When you are in Paris at twilight in the early summer, return to the Seine and watch the evening sky close slowly on a last strand of daylight fading quietly, like a sigh’.

Kate Simon

You’ll find everything and more for all your spring projects in Café in Paris and as always, I’ve added lots of little extras for you.

This Collection has been extensively added to and updated to make your scrapping experience the best we can offer.

The Bundle Contains

  •  1 Element Pack -80 Elements
  •  1 Paper Pack –  12 12″x12″ papers
  •  1 Set of 10 Ready to Use Tags
  • 1 Pack of 4 Page Borders
  • 1 Alpha Pack – Gorgeous Burlap style Alpha includes lower case and numbers and some extras
  • 1 Pack of 4 Stacked Pages
  •  1 Pack of 4 Quick Pages
  • 1 Pack of 9 Rosettes
  • 1 Pack of 10 Pattern Papers
  • 1 Pack of 10 Torn Papers
  • 1 Pack of 9 Worn & Torn Papers
  • 1 pack of 10 Journal Cards
  • 1 Pack of 4 Clusters
  • 1 Pack of 4 Photo Clusters
  • 1 Pack of 10 Cardstock and 10 Coordinating of Embossed Cardstock

BONUS – FREE WITH PURCHAS OF THIS BUNDLE –Pack 1 of 4 Brushed Accents

All saved in PNG and JPG format at 300ppi for best quality printing.

This product is PU/S4H friendly

Please read my TOU here

Enjoy

THE BUNDLE

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THE PAGE KIT

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INDIVIDUAL PACKS

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FREE WITH PURCHASE OF THE PAGE KIT OR BUNDLE

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ALSO AVAILABLE ~ NEW CU SIGNATURE PAPERS

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LET’S TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE QUALITY

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and a couple from me

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Goodies

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a little extra from me 😉

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FACEBOOK/TWITTER

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Be sure to pop back tomorrow for FANDAY FRIDAY and see who’s joining us this week.

Thanks for looking

Enjoy the rest of your day

Hugs

Boo and the Blossoms

xx

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Boo’s kind of humour 😉

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Which one are YOU? Leave your comments below 🙂

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New OSB 69 and Goodies

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Hey Folks,

I hope your Wednesday is going great for you. I have a lovely new OSB for you today and, I know I say this often but really, I think this is one of my favourites. It’s so delicate and pretty and perfect I think for a number of projects from celebrating our Moms and Grand Mothers to christenings and even vintage. I hope you like it as much as I do. Here it is.

Available at these stores

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Here’s whats included in this pack

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and these gorgeous clusters are FREE with your purchase

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Also available in store are these fabulous Signature Papers

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Let’s take a closer look at the quality

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and one from me

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Goodies

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a little treat from me

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FACEBOOK/TWITTER

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Boo's News

and enjoy exclusive goodies like this

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That’s all from me today folks

Have a lovely day and thanks so much for stopping by

and if you have a moment to spare, we’d love to hear your comments 😉

Hugs

Boo and the Blossoms

xx

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A sneaky peek at tomorrows Throwback Thursdays offer

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