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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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Thought I would get in now before the craziness of the long weekend really begins... We were planning on a getaway, but unfortunately our plans have changed, BUT we do have a few things up our sleeves - some family time, some friend time and hopefully some relaxing time as... Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at Charm's Creations
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As some of you may have read either on my Charms Creations Facebook Page and/or over on the Scrapbooking from Scratch Facebook Page it has come that time that Peta has decided to take the next step in her business, which means no longer having Permanent Design Team Members but... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Charm's Creations
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Oh my goodness I have some catching up to do! Over the weekend I managed to start Week 9 of my Project Life and I have only just managed to finish it off today! It has ended up being 2 Double Spreads again, because I had SOOO many photos from... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Hello Everyone! Having a nice weekend? We've had a lovely start to the weekend celebrating my darling daughter's 8th birthday on Friday... we went out to an "all-you-can- eat" type of restaurant and stuffed ourselves full... haha... I had organised with my long-time friend Kerry, to come along with her... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I don't know how they did it, but Scrap the Boys has swapped criterias withScrap the Girls I think??? Scrap the Boys challenge this month is to use flowers on a boy layout! I decided to create a layout using a photo of all the boys in my brothers wedding...... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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It's that time of the month again...its the FIRST! Oh my goodness! Time is flying... This month at Scrap the Girls we are using "boy colours"... so I went with blue and green... I have used a Charms Creations Mini Super Star... LOVING splats still as you can see! I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Nothing like last minute, but I managed to squeeze in the March 123 Challenge - yay me! I have really enjoyed scrapping the last month or so {ever since being inspired at the Retreat!} And here is the layout... And here are the closeups of course... I have used a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I managed to scrap a couple of layouts over the weekend from my brother Steven & Sister in Law Kelly's wedding... so thought I would share... This first one is for Sar's Scrapbook Savvy Cybercrop Challenge... I used the gorgeous Crate Paper Maggie Holmes Kit... Loving this pretty kit! Loving... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Yay... I've completed Week 8, but I must admit I could have quite easily made it two double spreads again, but I have decided to cut it down a bit so then I can create some scrappy layouts using photos from my brother and sister-in-laws photos... coz I would rather... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I just had to have a play with the Amy Tan Stamp Set I got at the Retreat, and the funky Amy Tan Thickers too... and these... Find them in the SFS shop HERE! I've stamped the word "Darling" then embossed it... giving it a bit of *gloss* I did... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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the Scrap and Chat Retreat... boy has that time FLOWN by! I thought it was time that I shared the REST of the layouts I completed when I was there... These ones were for the challenges that were set specifically for the Retreat, this one is the first one I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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HELLLOOOO.... well it's been wayyyy toooo lonnnnggg since I've Project Life'd and I am glad I have finally got back into it and I REALLY hope that I can catch up with it all! I can't believe we are at Week 13 already!!! I have a lot of catching up... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I've been wanting to scrap a layout for Show us Your Stuff for a couple of months now, I have ideas but unfortunately usually run out of time... NOT this month! Here it is... I've obviously used the colours, and got out my gelato in green to colour the hearts...... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I decided this week would be the week where I would focus more on scrapping and creating what I want and of course getting a few things that I HAVE to get done too! The pic above is another inspiration for me to get scrapping too - gorgeous goodies from... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I've been lucky enough to be given this GORGEOUS kit to use from Scrapbooking from Scratch - you can find it HERE in the shop! The first layout I created was based on the March sketch... this is what I came up with... I created the background using Gelatos and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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and it's the wonderfully talented and gorgeous... Amanda Hartmann! Amanda designs for Rainbow Splendour, Scrap the Girls & Show Us your Stuff! you can find out more about Amanda on her blog HERE! And here are the gorgeous layouts she has to share using Charms Creations Embellishmnents... Amanda says "Charms... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I've decided that I will have a little last minute release - of what I didn't manage to put up last week {had to finish them off} and also upload what I have leftover... It's been a not so productive week, after me being sick and then Ryarne and then... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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I was inspired at the retreat by the lovely Leonie Neal-Dawson who showed us the Mood Board Challenge for Scrap Around the World - I just had to give it a go! This was one of the last layouts I created on retreat, so had to finish it off when... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Which one do you want to win? Comment HERE For you chance to win these - Make sure you are going to the Event HERE and share it on your Facebook Page - be sure to comment in the correct spot on the Event page too! xo Charm Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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POP ON OVER TO THE Charms Creations Facebook Page for details and sneaks... and make sure that you are GOING to the Event to check out what is happening too! See you there {I hope!} xo Charm SNEAKS>>> Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Thought I had run out of time for this, but happy to see that I have ONE more day to spare... and lucky that I checked... The challenge was to create a layout using Kraft and "something I love" well that is not a challenge ;) Here is the layout... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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The colours were just perfect with this photo - see the March Challenge HERE! I have used my White Heavenly Heart which you will be able to purchase in my release tomorrow night HERE! This is another layout I created on Retreat... can't believe it's already been two weeks! Thanks... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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One of the many layouts I created at Retreat... using the fabulous Moodboard... and this is my layout I created... and here are some closeups... using one of my Heavenly Hearts that will be available on Friday night HERE... Just loved the colour combo and I HAD to scrap something... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Here's my sample... and the extra exciting part of it is that Charms Creations is donating a $20 Voucher for this challenge! Also the rest of the Creative Team have had a play with the Heavenly Hearts too - so make sure you check out the blog HERE and also... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2014 at Charm's Creations
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Sorry for the delay in getting this up! I have been on Retreat and I am still recovering... but oh what a wonderful inspiring weekend it was! You can check out the Scrap the Boys Challenge Criteria HERE! It's EASY and the Creative Team have such a wide variation of... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2014 at Charm's Creations