Monthly Archives: July 2021

Beauty of Friendship

Happy Thursday! Time for week 2 of our July CASE the catalog inspiration.  This week a fun sample from page 55…

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For this I used the underlying layout with the 3 rectangle but used 1 large image instead of 3 small ones…

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Here’s the details…

  • Balmy Blue – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • You’re a Peach DSP – blue dotted print – 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – THREE pieces:  1 1/4 x 3, 1 1/4 x 3 1/4, 1 3/4 x 2 1/2, run through the Greenery folder, add to card front
  • Smoky Slate – cut out tree trunk
  • Mint Macaron – cut out leaves, sponge with Mint Macaron, add to tree trunk
  • Basic White – stamp ‘ground’ in Mint Macaron, add behind tree trunk add tree to card front using dimensionals
  • Mint Macaron – 3/8 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting using Basic Grey, cut slant on both ends, add to card front
  • Misty Moonlight – cut out two birds, add to tree
  • Add Green Sequins for Every Season and Basic Rhinestones to tree to finish off

All ready to send out!

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…

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Stampin’ Up!’s IN SYMMETRY PUNCH BUNDLE in the new Annual Catalog has a sweet retro feel with several flower shapes, stems and greetings that you can mix and match to create even more fun and flirty flowers.  Add in the fun matching designer paper and you have a winner!  We’ve used the IN SYMMETRY STAMP SET and SYMMETRICAL STEMS BORDER PUNCH with the coordinating SWEET SYMMETRY DESIGNER PAPER in this cards-only Collection!  You’ll get SIX unique card tutorials featuring these fun products! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Beauty of Friendship
Paper: Basic White, Balmy Blue, Smoky Slate, Mint Macaron, Misty Moonlight, You’re a Peach DSP
Ink: Basic Grey, Mint Macaron
Other: Beautiful Trees Dies, Greenery Embossing Folder, Sequins for Every Season, Basic Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

IM183 – Jar of Flowers

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Happy Celebrations of the 4th of July Holiday!  LOVE having a long weekend!  It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its a patriotic themed table…

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I just love those jars full of flowers and thought right away about the Jar of Flowers set…

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Here’s the details…

  • Real Red – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Bricks and Mortar folder, add to card front
  • Brights DSP Paper Pack – Pacific Point dotted stripe – 3 x 3 1/2, add to card front
  • Regals DSP Paper Pack – Real Red plaid print – 1 x 4 1/4, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White 1 x 4 1/4, stamp greeting in Real Red, Add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp jar in Memento Black and inside in stamped off Pacific Point, stamp flowers in Memento Black and color using Real Red, Daffodil Delight and Old Olive Blends, cut out, layer and add to card front
  • Add some large Basic 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 collection…

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Our last technique class was SO popular, we’ve brought it back with SIX new techniques!  The focus of this Collection is on the fun background TECHNIQUES that you and your customers can learn to make.  We’ve paired the techniques with  the new BIGGEST WISH STAMP SET and TAILOR MADE TAGS DIES.  Don’t you LOVE those BIG greetings and fun tag toppers?  You’ll get SIX card tutorials, each using a different technique done with basic supplies!  See more details here!!!

Set(s): Jar of Flowers
Paper: Basic White, Real Red, Brights DSP Paper Pack, Regals DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Memento Black, Real Red, Pacific Point; BLENDS:  Real Red, Old Olive, Daffodil Deligt
Other: Jar Punch, Bricks and Mortar Embossing Folder, Basic Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

Red, White and Blue

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to celebrate Red, White and Blue…

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Here’s the details…

  • Real Red – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the dotted embossing folded – I did it on a diagonal – one run for the top and the other for the bottom, add to card front
  • Pacific Point – TWO 1/4 x 5, add on a diagonal to the card front, trim off excess
  • Real Red and Pacific Point – cut out a larger and small stitched star form each
  • Basic White – Cut out regular top tag, stamp happy in Real Red; add star to tag as shown and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pacific point – add foam adhesive to a piece, and cut out 4th, add to tag
  • Add some Red and Blue Holiday Rhinestones to card
  • Fold a piece of the red Playful Pets Trim in half, tie in a bow and add to tag to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

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Our last technique class was SO popular, we’ve done it again with SIX NEW techniques!  The focus of this Collection is on the fun background TECHNIQUES that you and your customers can learn to make.  We’ve paired the techniques with  the new BIGGEST WISH STAMP SET and TAILOR MADE TAGS DIES.  Don’t you LOVE those BIG greetings and fun tag toppers?  You’ll get SIX card tutorials, each using a different technique done with basic supplies!  See more details here!!!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Real Red, Pacific Point
Ink: Real Red
Other: Tailor Made Tags Dies, Stitched Stars Dies, Playful Alphabet Dies, Dots Embossing Folder, Holiday Rhinestones, Playful Pets Trim, Foam Adhesive Sheets, Dimensionals

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

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Biggest Wish

Happy Thursday! July is such a fun time for out Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Inspiration as we do CASE the catalog!  Oh…I just LOVE casing things from the catalog.  We do not copy it exactly but use the piece as inspiration – layout, colors, set…whatever tickles our fancy!  First up is a fun gift bag from page 28

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I loved the layout and used a bag as one of my layers in my card…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pale Papaya – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pale Papaya Ombre Gift Bag – cut down front to 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Stitched Greenery Die, add to card front
  • Pattern Party DSP – 2 1/4 x 4, add to card front on an angle using dimensionals
  • Basic White – 1 3/4 x 3 1/2, stamp HELLO in Flirty Flamingo, Coastal Cabana, and Granny Apple Green, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp friend in Memento Black, cut out around it, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pale Papaya Woven Ribbon – tie into bow, add to card front
  • Matte Black Dots – add 3 small to finish off

All ready to send out!

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…

Collage

Our last technique class was SO popular, we’ve brought it back with SIX new techniques!  The focus of this Collection is on the fun background TECHNIQUES that you and your customers can learn to make.  We’ve paired the techniques with  the new BIGGEST WISH STAMP SET and TAILOR MADE TAGS DIES.  Don’t you LOVE those BIG greetings and fun tag toppers?  You’ll get SIX card tutorials, each using a different technique done with basic supplies!  See more details here!!!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Pale Papaya, Pattern Party DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Flirty Flamingo, Coastal Cabana, Granny Apple Green
Other: Stitched Greenery Die, Pale Papaya Woven Ribbon, Matte Black Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig