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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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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 11 hours 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 yesterday 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 2 days ago 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 4 days ago 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 5 days ago 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 7 days ago 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
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I've been meaning to upload this layout for like SIX days... but for some reason haven't had a chance to... but here it is, and if you want to see the challenge make sure you pop on over to the Scrap the Girls Blog... here are the closeups... this was... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I don't normally list my goals for the month, but I think it does really help in getting them actually DONE, and makes me a little more accountable too! I'll keep it simple {as simple as I can anyway} * Complete Dry July - without drinking! * Complete Project Life... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I can't believe that it's already been over a month since I took the lovely Louise Nelson's Class {with my awesome friend & also very talented Belinda Spencer!}! I was absolutely STOKED to finally meet this beautiful woman - she's gorgeous INSIDE AND OUT! We go way back to the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at Charm's Creations
LOVE your *i miss summer* PL pages! I miss summer too! Love the bunnies your girls are getting crafty with too! I'm hoping my kids will want to do something arty/crafty when our school holidays are on too {2 more sleeps!} xo Charm
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Well that week has just flown by hasn't it? I'm glad to say that I think I have been pretty productive today! And the theme has been *Black & Gold* mostly... {didn't even realise that it also matched the *badge* for Kellie's Currently Creative as well til now!} I WAS... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Here's my sample page as a Creative Team Member so happy to be on the team again - there's so much amazing talent with so much inspiration! make sure you check out the gorgeous samples from the rest of the Creative Team and what the challenge is HERE! I created... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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THANKS to everyone that entered! Karen McLaughlin - congrats you have won! I will also send a special prize pack to Heidi McCallum too!!! Please email me at charmscreations@live.com to claim your prize! Please check out THIS GIVEAWAY and make sure you leave a comment over there for your chance... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Why did I join up again? Coz I think I still haven't got the "how to drink alcohol properly" thing worked out! YES, joining up last year TOTALLY changed the way I drink now, BUT although I am not drinking as regularly or as much, when I drink, I still... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I have always loved the D-Lish Scraps Mood Board Challenge, but this month I think this would have to be one of my all time favourites! This is my take on it... From D-Lish Scraps shop I have used: Red Rose Paper Flowers Flair Washi Tape {although this is an... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2014 at Charm's Creations