Monday, 27 June 2016

Many stamps back in stock :-)

Many of our stamps that have been out of stock for a while (including the clear stamps Dreamy Days, Everyday Grungy Messages and Babies Companion Stamp Set) are back in :-) So do head over and check out the website if there are particular ones you have been waiting for.

Also, just to let you know the winners of our June Challenge were as follows, in case you're not on Facebook to have seen them there;

Wendy Woods
Claire Bousfield
Kim Macdonald
Jane Barratt
Debbie Smith

Well done ladies - the next challenge will be announced on Friday, when there will be more fab prizes on offer :-)

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

It's Midsummer's Night - special Fairy offer :-)

There's only one image we can share today - it's Midsummer's Night We love the light evenings (last night we could still see the lighter sky at 11.30pm in Leeds!) Lili of the Valley Fairies would certainly be out and about tonight! To celebrate 21st June and the Summer Solstice, our fairy stamps are on offer! For 24 hours from 12 noon today, you can save 21% on all our fairy stamps. So do fly over to LOTV here and see if there is anything you have been wishing for!
For more gorgeous fairy inspiration, do visit our Pinterest board

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

Last Call for our June Challenge!

We've had lots of lovely entries into our Sporty June Challenge - but there's still time (just!) to join in if you'd like to. You can enter by adding your card to our June Challenge Facebook Event or by emailing it to Entry closes at 6pm UK time tomorrow (Wednesday) Here is some last minute inspiration from Squirrel and Kat

Water Babies by Squirrel

Sporty Girls by Kat

Friday, 10 June 2016

June Challenge

Hi all - well, the weekend is round the corner and I wonder how you are planning to spend it? Watching/avoiding the football? Gardening? A Tea Party for the Queen's Birthday? We are doing a road trip from Ipswich to Southampton to Preston and back to Ipswich visiting Uni Open Days with our son!
If you have time for a spot of crafting, why not have a go at entering our June Challenge. It's has a sports theme and there are some great prizes on offer. 

There are some fab prizes on offer for 4 winners that we will pick at random - they will have the choice of any of the following;
Any 2 sentiment sheets or
any 5 rubber stamps or
any Cross Stitch Kit or
£20 to spend in our Ebay Store (where there are still many die cut sheets and toppers)

You can enter in the Facebook Challenge Event or by emailing your card to

Here is some lovely inspiration from Yvonne and Ann

Annabel Tennis by Ann Lomax

Annabel Pedal Power by Yvonne van de Grijp

Wednesday, 8 June 2016

Best Friends Day!

Did you know it's Best Friends Day today?
We thought we'd celebrate as Laila and Lisa at LOTV have been best friends for over 20 years (eek that's scary!) Who's your best friend and what do you love about them?
To celebrate 'Best Friends Day' we are giving you 15% discount on lots of stamps which are great for making cards for special friends, you can find all the stamps included in the offer by clicking here
The offer lasts for 12 hours from 12 noon til midnight today, 8th June
For inspiration, we have created a Pinterest Board so you can get lots of ideas for cards for friends. If you haven't yet signed up to Pinterest, it's free and we have over 5000 cards on 68 themed boards for you to look at here
So why not phone, text or give your friends a hug today  xx

Coffee Break by Mindy
Friendship Quotables by Kathy

Man's Best Friend by Anne

Friday, 3 June 2016

Girls for the Seasons - Out Now!

Our stunning Seasons Girls are Out Now!
Get all 5 for just £20!
Includes matching season words too
Come and see us at Stamp Magic in Doncaster on Sunday to get yours!
A big thank you to Jacqui, Vicky and Gretha for their beautiful creations featured in these adverts

Thursday, 2 June 2016

Stamps for all Seasons winner :-)

Thank you to everyone who left a comment about our new Seasons Girls being launched on Friday. The lucky winner, picked at random, is Crafty She :-) Well done. Please email me at with your details and we'll arrange to send your prize off to you xx

June Challenge - We're going sporty!

It's another month - even if we have to keep reminding ourselves it is actually June, as it's not obvious from looking/being outside :-(

And we have another challenge for you. There is a great summer of sporting events ahead and maybe you're looking forward to them - or maybe it's a perfect excuse to escape to the craft room, while your other half is glued to the TV! lol

There are some fab prizes on offer for 4 winners that we will pick at random - they will have the choice of any of the following;
Any 2 sentiment sheets or
any 5 rubber stamps or
any Cross Stitch Kit or
£20 to spend in our Ebay Store (where there are still many die cut sheets and toppers)

To enter, just post your photo in our Facebook Event here or email it to

To be eligible, your card or project will need to fit the theme and feature an LOTV image. 1 Entry per person please. The challenge closes at 6pm UK time on Wednesday 15th June, so you have plenty of time to get those creative juices flowing :-) We will announce the winners asap after that.

Here is some inspiration for you and we'll have lots more for you over the 2 weeks. Happy Crafting and we look forward to seeing all your creations xx

The Beautiful Game by Lorraine Bailey

The Beautiful Game by Marianne Fisher

Annabel Tennis by Ann Lomax