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Enjoy 50% off selected items from RED DOT SALE when you visit us on our Open Days | please email us 24 hours prior to the Open Day if you'd like to self collect your online orders at the Scrap.Abode

Monday, July 31, 2017

NEW ARRIVALS!!! Carpe Diem Domestic Bliss Collection in

Embrace the mess & document your own ‘home sweet home’ with Domestic Bliss!  

The cheerful palette of pinks, blues, yellows & greens paired with bright pops of navy  & playful graphics create the delightfully fun, tongue-in-cheek collection that will make all of your crafting projects sparkle and shine.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

NEW ARRIVALS!!! Cutting Tools from Tim Holtz available at

There’s no doubt next to ink,  the tonic scissors are one of the most used tools in Tim Holtz's studio.  
The innovation and high product standards of tonic make them the ideal tool company to partner with for “cutting edge” tools (pun intended).  Creative versatility for the everyday maker to use in craft, sewing, and mixed-media inspire us to continue bringing new and functional products to market…
The new 5″ mini-snips is available now at
These little scissors are perfect for detailed cutting of ephemera, stamped images, fabric pieces and more.  
The new mini-snips compliment the extensive line of tools Tim has developed with tonic – click here to check out the Facebook LIVE video highlighting each of these great products…

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

PRODUCT FEATURE : Caran d’Ache Neocolor II Water Soluble Wax Oil Pastels

Neocolor II water-soluble wax oil pastels highlight the enormous innovative capabilities of the Maison Caran d’Ache. Created in 1972 as the continuation of the famous Neocolor I range, they offer boundless creative possibilities for artists and beginners alike.
Basing their work on the existing excellent qualities – exceptional coverage, smoothness and extreme lightfastness –, the craftsmen of the Manufacture added water solubility, a property greatly appreciated by connoisseurs of the Maison from all manner of artistic fields and from school age upwards.
Neocolor II can be used for all forms of creativity, ranging from drawings on dry or wet materials, monotypes, impregnation, wet drawing, glazing or rainbow gradation. 
With 84 colours, the entire range offers almost unlimited scope for the imagination, to the point where even experienced artists once more see things through the eyes of a child, thereby liberating the purest of all creative energies: that of the sheer wonderment evoked by colours.
Neocolor II pastels are entirely developed and crafted in the Caran d’Ache workshops, according to the highest quality standards and in compliance with environmental norms and certifications.

Type: Water-soluble wax oil pastel

Soft, velvety texture, does not crumble

Ultra-high pigment concentration, superior covering power, luminous colours, excellent light resistance

CE EN71 and ASTM D4236 compliant

Techniques: Wet or dry drawing on various materials, watercolour, wash drawing, scraping or for applying to light panels.

Available in sets of 10, 15, 30 and 40 in

Click HERE to buy Neocolor II water-soluble wax oil pastels now.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

SnC ANNOUNCEMENT: Pre-Vacation Notice for Your Last Minute Shopping …

We'll be away for a short school holiday vacation.
As such, will be closed between 28th July to 10th August 2017.

This means I will not be (actively) responding to calls, emails etc. as I'm abroad and I do ask for your understanding.

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LAST SHIPMENT will be made on 27th July 2017 (Thursday) for confirmed and paid invoices. 

We will NOT have an Open Day on 2nd and 9th August 2017.

For URGENT PURCHASES, please visit us on 26th July 2017 (tomorrow, Wednesday).

Order processing/ confirmation and shipment will recommence on 11th August 2017 (Friday).

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Thank you!

Monday, July 24, 2017

2017-2018 Happy Planner available at

Yes, come grab the 2017-2018 Happy Planner before they are gone from!

Click HERE to view the whole range - mini and big sizes included!

For accessories, stickers, tools, and even Happy Planner washi tapes check the wide range available in store at this link.  

And if you're just starting out and looking for freebies, check out The Happy Planner Free Printables on their website here.

For those of you who have been wishing for undated Happy Planners and for stickers and embellishments to be restocked, well, good news, it's here in!!!

First up, the undated planners - I mean, seriously, how cool is that? This means you can pick up The Happy Planner at any time of the year and start without having to live with and carry around or remove months you do not need.

Do check out the large assortment of Stickers, Embellishments, Accessories and Storage specially designed for The Happy Planner too - available from HERE.

Friday, July 21, 2017

PRODUCT FEATURE: Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink, Mixatives, Blending Solution and Yupo® paper

LEFT to RIGHT: Bottles by MelanieFrog by Sheryl Williams, Zentangle by Alice Hendon, Stencil by Zsuzsa Karoly-Smith 

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Given it's characteristics of an acid-free, fast-drying transparent dye ink that is specially formulated to be used on non-porous surfaces such as glossy paper, plastic, metal, glass, and other slick surfaces, alcohol ink art transcends lots of borders, making it popular amongst all types of artists. 

Adirondack Alcohol Inks is available in many rich vibrant colours and are permanent and fade resistant.

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Having stocked the Adirondack Alcohol Inks for years now in, they are making a big comeback with crafters, including paper crafters, especially with the released of the Alcohol Ink Yupo® paper by Tim Holtz - bringing something that has been in the art world for the longest of time into mainstream art / craft world we are more comfortable in.

As we had so much fun playing with Adirondack Alcohol Inks and Yupo® paper with Chris Cozen, naturally we ordered them in.

Check out the CHA 2016 video of Tim Holtz himself demoing Alcohol Inks on Yupo and Glossy Card Stock (as a comparison) by ScrapTimeVideos.

Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink Yupo® is a versatile surface especially suited for alcohol ink and  mixed media techniques using Tim Holtz® Alcohol Inks, Mixatives, and Blending Solution. 

This smooth, synthetic surface is available in Translucent 104 lb. text weight and White 86 lb. heavyweight that resists buckling and dries quickly. 

Each pack includes 10 - 5” x 7” non-porous and water resistant sheets.

Click HERE if you want to start playing with Tim Holtz® Alcohol Ink Yupo® and Adirondack Alcohol Inks quickly! Guaranteed to be loads of fun!

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