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Charmane Koch
Hello! My name is Charmane Koch, I'm a mother of 3 gorgeous children & partner to an amazing guy, owner of Charms Creations & love to SCRAP!
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We have something different at Scrap the Girls - A NEW team and a NEW challenge - a MOOD BOARD! Thanks to the talented Rikki Graziani... and here is my take on it... I really had fun with this... playing with gesso on Kraft cardstock and then getting messy with... Continue reading
Posted 15 hours ago at Charm's Creations
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Make sure you have a go this month at Scrap the Boys - check out the other Creative Team samples and the challenge HERE! I had a lot of fun creating this layout, I love this photo of Chei - in his element... I loved layering PL cards, doilies and... Continue reading
Posted 15 hours ago at Charm's Creations
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Here's the gorgeous Mood Board... and here's my sample - and boohoo my last as Creative Team Member for D-Lish... I'm really happy how it turned out, I've used a prepared background that I had ready to go for a while, but didn't know what to do with... and YAY...... Continue reading
Posted 16 hours ago at Charm's Creations
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If you hadn't noticed on my Instagram/Project Life layouts, my weakness is definitely Apple Crumble!!! So, I thought I would share MY recipe with you! Stewed apple 8-9 green apples peeled and cored, cut into wedges Add about 6 Tablespoons sugar for 8 apples Add 2 cloves per apple I... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Charm's Creations
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Joining in again... POP ON OVER TO SEE WHAT KELLIE IS UP TO & EVERYONE ELSE THAT JOINS IN OVER ON HER BLOG HERE! Well, I didn't get to take many photos of what I was up to today... I *DID* create these tags for some lucky ladies who have... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Charm's Creations
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I'm slowly catching up with it... and I have finally had a play with Scrappery Pretty Little Kit - Charlotte Here's the Left of the layout... here are some closeups... all I added to the kit was my Charms Creations embellishments... and a couple of wood veneers... Love the colours... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Charm's Creations
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Not too much to share? First of all here's my *quote* for today, I was searching for a "Just do it" image, and randomly this one was in the mix... and thought how awesome - my favourite artist as a teenager & what a great quote as well... I've had... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Charm's Creations
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Hello everyone! I've been tagged by the lovely Chloe to join in on this blog hop with a difference. The 'difference' being that it's not associated with a store or challenge site, or not run by anyone in particular. Instead, it's all about sharing our creative processes, perhaps inspiring others... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Charm's Creations
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We had a nice weekend, mostly at home, but we did go to watch the kids play sport - Ryarne and I watched Harmony play netball {she shot 3 goals, and they won! yay} Ashan watched Chei play his game of soccer... We've then come home cooking - Ashan made... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Charm's Creations
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But yes, I HAVE finally updated the ACTUAL Charms Creations Big Cartel Shop! Yes, it has been a while but I have done it! And now I know why it's taken so long - it takes a LOT of time to do it! you can also order these mixed sets... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Charm's Creations
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to get all those challenges in! I would LOVE it if you gave these challenges a go if you can - I am on the Creative Teams for each of them: Scrap the Girls - to use paint/texture paste Here's my sample: Upload your layouts in the right hand side-bar... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Joining in on Kellie's Currently Creative blog post... I finished APRIL! Yes, I have finally got back into my Project Life... and have FINALLY finished April!!!! The last time I scrapped my Project Life 2014 Weekly Album was back HERE - I think it's all a bit overwhelming for me,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Nothing more Motivational than having to get the kids off to school is there? aren't they cute? So today is the start of Term 3 for us here in South Australia, and thank goodness it went off without a hitch! It hasn't been so bad because the kids have been... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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and I am SICK! AGHHH! I guess I should be grateful its not during the holidays, because there is nothing worse than trying to *serve* the kids and feeling totally drained... like I do now! Yesterday I decided it was time again to take Ryarne to the doctor to see... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Had a VERY busy day making up sets to sell tonight... 30 all up... and guess what? They ALL SOLD OUT again! and these... They were all snapped up VERY quickly... which I am happy about, but looks like I need to make MORE??? PS don't forget to comment on... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Make sure you pop on over to the Facebook Page and SHARE THE IMAGE over there to win a $10 Voucher! I've decided to put together a few more sets - probably not as many as last time, but as much as I can! They went fast so I'm thinking... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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YES, it's a miracle I have started on my Project Life again - Week 16... I know I have LOTS of catching up to do, but glad I have made a start... considering it is now Week 29 {GuLp!?!} and when I go through all of the photos that I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Not so motivational, but I have been feeling like this today... but SOMEHOW, I DID manage to get motivated, and I jumped on my bike and worked out for an hour - I think it was more because I wanted to be warm rather than freezing my butt off, because... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Well, I was hoping to finish them all, but I didn't get the chance, as I was away on the weekend having a fabulous mini-holiday with the family... but, today, somehow I managed to finish off two layouts that I had started {yay!} First of all here's Ros's Challenge I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Charm's Creations
I absolutely LOVE both of your projects for the kids!!! I think my kids would like to make those paddle pop boxed too... and I think I'd be making those other cuties too... hope you get rid of your blister soon LOL! xo Charm
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quick late night post tonight... today's been busy... coz... I made playdough for the kids... the best thing I did this morning, coz they played all day... I used THE BEST PLAYDOUGH recipe - for the first time too - and it really is - LOVE that you don't need... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I knew I had to give this challenge a go, coz who doesn't love a rainbow? And I knew exactly what photo I wanted to use as well.. This is the outcome... It's a bit similar to the layout I did for Sassy Scrappers... It started off like this... and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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BUSY BUSY BUSY! What can I say, having the kids home its just non stop! There's always something to do, but I am also trying to keep my *normal* everyday routine I would normally do too {whatever that is ha,ha} We had a nice weekend at home {most of it... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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OK, so this is a layout I created for Wendy's Colour Combo Challenge... I must admit, that I did start creating this layout for Tarrah's sketch, but when I saw the colour combo that I was using, I thought I should enter it into Wendy's.... coz who know's when I'd... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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and here is my version, although looking now, it is *slightly* different... From D-Lish Scraps: Felt Doileys Plastic Doileys Mini Paper Roses Pinkfresh Studio Arrows Wood Veneer "Love" Flair Coloured Wire and here are my closeups... and this... and this... Thanks for looking and hope you like! I know I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2014 at Charm's Creations