Monthly Archives: January 2020

Bonanza Buddies

Happy Thursday everyone! This week it is time about for a cool color combo…

I just had to keep playing with the Bonanza Buddies set…LOVE IT!

How fun it this!

Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/2 x 5 1/2, stamp toucan in Petal Pink, Lion in Cherry Cobbler (full strength and stamped off), Memento Black, and pompom in Pool Party, add strip of Cherry Cobbler – 1/2 x 5 1/2 behind panel, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1/4 x 3 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp Koalas in Pool Party and Basic Black, hat in Cherry Cobbler, and pompom in Basic Black, cut everything out and layer
  • Petal Pink – stamp greeting using Memento Black, punch out using Timeless Label Punch, add one koala behind the label and one on top, add to card front using dimensionals

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team has done!

Check out our latest collection…

The new Under My Umbrella Stamp Set and Punch Bundle in the Occasions Catalog is just perfect for LOTS of occasions…birthday, get well, encouragement, and showers, of course! AND…the upcoming Pleased As Punch Designer Paper in the Coordination Product Release is a perfect match!  This Collection has  THREE cards (one a easy fun fold!) and two versions of a 3D favor with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS using the Under My Umbrella Bundle that we know you will love! See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Bonanza Buddies
Paper: Whisper White, Cherry Cobbler, Petal Pink, Pool Party
Ink: Memento Black, Cherry Cobbler, Petal Pink, Pool Party
Other: Bonanza Dies, Timeless Label Punch, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

IM108 – Bonanza Buddies

Happy Monday everyone! This week we have a beautiful collection of fabric flowers for our inspiration!

I loved the blues and yellows together and the layered flowers and used that for my inspiration

Here’s the details…

  • Grapefruit Grove – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Grapefruit Grove – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Coastal Weave Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Birthday Bonanza DSP  (balloon print)- 1 1/2 x 3 3/4
  • Birthday Bonanza DSP (diagonal stripe print) – 3/4 x 3 3/4, add behind balloon print, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1/8 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out tag die, stamp greeting using Bermuda Bay, add piece of Daffodil Delight 1/8″ Runched Ribbon through top slot, tie with Bermuda Bay Metallic Baker’s Twine, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp toucan in Memento Black, color beak with Daffodil Delight, Mango Melody, Terracotta Tile markers, cut out, stamp hat in Terracotta Tile and pompom in Bermuda Ba, cut out, add to toucan.  Stamp balloon in Daffodil Delight, Terracotta Tile, Bermuda Bay and strings in Memento Black, cut every out, layer, add behind toucan bill, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Metallic Sequins (SAB) to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to check out Connie’s ADORABLE card!

And now for our latest collection…

The new Under My Umbrella Stamp Set and Punch Bundle in the Occasions Catalog is just perfect for LOTS of occasions…birthday, get well, encouragement, and showers, of course! AND…the upcoming Pleased As Punch Designer Paper in the Coordination Product Release is a perfect match!  This Collection has  THREE cards (one a easy fun fold!) and two versions of a 3D favor with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS using the Under My Umbrella Bundle that we know you will love! See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Bonanza Buddies
Paper: Whisper White, Grapefruit Grove, Basic Black, Birthday Bonanza DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Terracotta Tile, Bermuda Bay, Daffodil Delight
Other: Coastal Weave Embossing Folder, Metallic Twine and Sequins (SAB), Daffodil Delight 1/8″ Runched Ribbon, Bonanza Dies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Achievement

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is Achievement.

Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Country Club DSP (grey argyle print) – 3 3/4 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Real Red – 1 1/2 x 5 1/2, run through Stone Embossing Folder (SAB), rub some Real Red ink over bumps, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out largest Stitched So Sweetly Scallop Rectangular Die, stamp greeting using Real Red, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp racoon in Memento Black and Crumb Cake, rat in Memento Black and Smoky Slate, color grass in Old Olive, stamp balloon in Memento Black and Real Red, cut everything out, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Red Rhinestones to finish off

These little guys are just SOOOO CUTE!

And now our latest collection…

The new Under My Umbrella Stamp Set and Punch Bundle in the Occasions Catalog is just perfect for LOTS of occasions…birthday, get well, encouragement, and showers, of course! AND…the upcoming Pleased As Punch Designer Paper in the Coordination Product Release is a perfect match!  This Collection has  THREE cards (one a easy fun fold!) and two versions of a 3D favor with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS using the Under My Umbrella Bundle that we know you will love! See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Special Someone, Sending You Thoughts (SAB)
Paper: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Real Red, Country Club DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Crumb Cake, Smoky Slate, Real Red
Other: Red Rhinestones, Stitched So Sweetly Dies, Stone Embossing Folder (SAB)

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary site and forward to the see what Libby has been up to!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Peaceful Moments

Happy Thursday everyone! This week is a cool sketch…

I LOVE the pretty poppy DSP and thought it would be perfect for this inspiration…

So soft and pretty!

Here’s the details…

  • Flirty Flaming0 – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Peaceful Poppies DSP – cut THREE pieces 1 1/2 x 3 1/2, layer onto Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1/4 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Old Olive – cut out TWO solid multi-leaf stems
  • Pear Pizzazz – cut out TWO detailed multi-leaf stems, lay, add to car dfornt
  • Flirty Flamingo – stamp greeting using Memento Black, punch out with 1 1/2 Circle Punch, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Peaceful Poppies Sequins to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team has done!

Check out our latest collection…

The new Under My Umbrella Stamp Set and Punch Bundle in the Occasions Catalog is just perfect for LOTS of occasions…birthday, get well, encouragement, and showers, of course! AND…the upcoming Pleased As Punch Designer Paper in the Coordination Product Release is a perfect match!  This Collection has  THREE cards (one a easy fun fold!) and two versions of a 3D favor with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS using the Under My Umbrella Bundle that we know you will love! See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Peaceful Moments
Paper: Whisper White, Flirty Flamingo, Basic Black, Old Olive, Pear Pizzazz, Peaceful Poppies DSP
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Poppy Moments Dies, Peaceful Poppies Sequins, 1 1/2 Circle Punch, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

IM107 – Timeless Tulips

Happy Monday everyone! This week we have a beautiful collection of fabric flowers for our inspiration!

I loved the blues and yellows together and the layered flowers and used that for my inspiration

Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • So Saffron – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Eyelet Embossing Folder
  • Subtles DSP Paper Pack (Balmy Blue) – 2 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – Cut out using largest of the rectangular scallop edge Stitched So Sweetly Dies, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp largest tulip in So Saffron, medium in Balmy Blue and bud in Blueberry Bushel, leaves in Granny Apple Green, punch and/or cut out, layer, add to panel
  • Tie piece of Blueberry Bushel 1/8″ Grosgrain Ribbon around panel, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting in Blueberry Bushel, cut out with smallest Stitched So Sweetly Die, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Gingham Gala yellow Sequins to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to check out Connie’s ADORABLE card!

And now for our latest collection…

The new Under My Umbrella Stamp Set and Punch Bundle in the Occasions Catalog is just perfect for LOTS of occasions…birthday, get well, encouragement, and showers, of course! AND…the upcoming Pleased As Punch Designer Paper in the Coordination Product Release is a perfect match!  This Collection has  THREE cards (one a easy fun fold!) and two versions of a 3D favor with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS using the Under My Umbrella Bundle that we know you will love! See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Timeless Tulips
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Subtles DSP Paper Paclk
Ink: So Saffron, Balmy Blue, Blueberry Bushel, Granny Apple Green
Other: Stitched So Sweetly Dies, Eyelet Embossing Folder, Gingham Gala Sequins, Blueberry Bushel 1/8″ Grosgrain Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Adventure

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is Adventure.

Here’s the details…

  • Poppy Parade – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/2 x 5 1/2, cut out a circle mask, sponge in Daffodil Delight and Crushed Curry, stamp tire tracks in Smoky Slate
  • Golden Honey DSP (SAB) – 3/4 x 5 1/2, add behind the panel, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp dune buggy in Memento Black color using Blends:  Poppy Parade (both), Basic Black (light), Smoky Slate (both), cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – 1/8 x 3, add to card front
  • Poppy Parade – 1/2 x 2, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals

How fun is this!

And now our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up!’s Peaceful Poppies Suite is SO striking with gorgeous flowers and coordinating bright designer paper and accessories. We’ve designed an EXCLUSIVE Collection featuring BOTH Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundles...AND also included a couple with “outside the box” colors!  This Collection has FOUR cards and TWO small favors with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS.  See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Petal to the Metal
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Poppy Parade, Golden Honey DSP (SAB)
Ink: Memento Black, Daffodil Delight, Crushed Curry, Smoky Slate, BLENDS:  Poppy Parade, Basic Black, Smoky Slate
Other: Circle Dies, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary site and forward to the see what Libby has been up to!

 

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Positive Thoughts

Happy Thursday everyone! This week we have a cool color combo for you…

One of the first sets I wanted to get was Positive Thoughts…

What a GREAT set!

Here’s the details…

  • Poppy Parade – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, run through the Coastal Weave Embossing Folder, layer onto Rich Razzleberry, 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flower in Poppy Parade and Rich Razzleberry, Leaves in Old Olive, cut everything out, layer, and add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/4 x 4 1/8, add to card front
  • Poppy Parade – 3/8 x 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 3/4 x 3, stamp greeting using Rich Razzleberry, cut into banner on both ends, add to card front
  • Color some Basic Rhinestones with DARK Rich Razzleberry GLENDS, add to card front to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team has done!

Check out our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up!’s Peaceful Poppies Suite is SO striking with gorgeous flowers and coordinating bright designer paper and accessories. We’ve designed an EXCLUSIVE Collection featuring BOTH Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundles...AND also included a couple with “outside the box” colors!  This Collection has FOUR cards and TWO small favors with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS.  See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Positive Thoughts
Paper: Whisper White, Poppy Parade, Rich Razzleberry, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Poppy Parade, Rich Razzleberry, Old Olive, BLENDS:  Rich Razzleberry DARK
Other: Coastal Weave Embossing Folder, Basic Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

IM106 – Peaceful Moments

Happy Monday everyone!  This week we have some fun paper poppies for our inspiration!

I went with some of the ‘different’ colored poppies and decided to pull out my Perrenial Essence Vellum…

Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Stone Embossing Folder (SAB), add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – cut out detailed large poppy, TWO small poppies, TWO of the multi-leaf stem and one single leaf
  • Perennial Essence Vellum – cut out one large solid poppy, TWO small solid poppies, TWO solid multi-leaf stem and one single solid leaf, layer behind the detailed cutout, layer together and add to card front
  • Early Espresso – cut out one large poppy center and TWO small poppy centers, add to flowers
  • Very Vanilla – 1/2 x 3 3/4, stamp greeting using Early Espresso, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add to Champagne Rhinestones to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to check out Connie’s ADORABLE card!

And now for our latest collect…

Stampin’ Up!’s Peaceful Poppies Suite is SO striking with gorgeous flowers and coordinating bright designer paper and accessories. We’ve designed an EXCLUSIVE Collection featuring BOTH Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundles...AND also included a couple with “outside the box” colors!  This Collection has FOUR cards and TWO small favors with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS.  See all the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Peaceful Moments
Paper: Very Vanilla, Early Espresso, Perennial Essence Vellum
Ink: Early Espresso
Other: Poppy Moments Dies, Stone Embossing Folder (SAB), Champagne Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Imagine

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is Imagine – using a stamp in a different way.  When I first saw this one I will admit I just set the challenge aside because I couldn’t come up with anything.  Then I had this idea and LOVE IT!

This uses the following stamps from the Bonanza Buddies set:  confetti package, long skinny package, birthday hat, balloon.

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 5, stamp long skinny package in Granny Apple Green, confetti package in Bermuda Bay, birthday hat in Melon Mambo, balloon in Mango Melody, pompom in Basic Black.  Add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – cut out stitched circle, add to card front
  • Smoky Slate – 3/4 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Metallic Sequins and Basic Rhinestones to finish off

LOVE how this turned out!

And now our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up!’s Peaceful Poppies Suite is SO striking with gorgeous flowers and coordinating bright designer paper and accessories. We’ve designed an EXCLUSIVE Collection featuring BOTH Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundles...AND also included a couple with “outside the box” colors!  This Collection has FOUR cards and TWO small favors with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS.  See all the details HERE!

Set(s): Bonanza Buddies, So Sentimental
Paper: Whisper White, Smoky Slate
Ink: Memento Black, Granny Apple Green, Bermuda Bay, Melon Mambo, Mango Melody
Other: Stitched Shapes Dies, Metallic Twine and Sequins (SAB), Basic Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary site and forward to the see what Libby has been up to!

 

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Happy Birthday to You (SAB)

Happy Thursday everyone! Time for our first sketch inspiration of the year…

I just had to combine the soft, pretty dsp from the Best Dressed DSP pack with the wonderful So Sentimental set…

So soft and pretty!

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Coastal Weave Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Best Dressed DSP (Petal Pink Dotted print) – 2 3/4 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp cake in Memento Black two times, color using BLENDS:  Petal Pink and Mint Melody, cut out whole cake in one, then cut out second set of flowers, add to first cake, add to card front using dimesnionals
  • Mint Melody – 5/8 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Chamgpagne Rhinestones to finish off

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary and see what our AMAZING design team has done!

Check out our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up!’s Peaceful Poppies Suite is SO striking with gorgeous flowers and coordinating bright designer paper and accessories. We’ve designed an EXCLUSIVE Collection featuring BOTH Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundles...AND also included a couple with “outside the box” colors!  This Collection has FOUR cards and TWO small favors with STEP-BY-STEP PHOTO TUTORIALS.  See all the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Happy Birthday to You (SAB)
Paper: Whisper White, Mint Melody, Best Dressed DSP
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Petal Pink, Mint Melody
Other: Coastal Weave Embossing Folder, Champagne Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!