Monthly Archives: October 2022

IM252 – Scary Cute

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week it’s a cute Halloween print…

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Perfect for the Scary Cute set…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pumpkin Pie – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 1/4 x 5, put on 2″ circle mask; use Blender Brush to add Mango Melody, Pumpkin Pie and Cajun Craze, stamp bats in Memento Black
  • Basic Black – 5/8 x 5, add to bottom of panel
  • Celebrate Everything DSP (black/yellow star print) – TWO pieces 1/2 x 5, add to top and bottom of panel, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – cut out haunted house add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp the 3 little kids in Memento Black, cut out
  • Pumpkin Pie – 3/8 x 1 1/4, stamp boo in Memento Black, cut into banner, add behind kids, add to card front using dimensioanls

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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Stampin’ Up!’s new SWEETEST CHRISTMAS SUITE makes creating cards, tags and more as easy as 1-2-3!  With the Sweet Candy Canes Bundle, you can stamp and die cut candy canes in the color of your choice (one for each direction) or cut them out from the Sweetest Christmas Designer Paper!  And we LOVE the inside/outside verses in this set!  The Christmas Banners Bundle allows you to create a personalized banner greeting, then fill in around the banners and candy canes with boughs of holly, pine branches and leafy sprigs greenery.  The traditional designs and images in both bundles work together for perfect coordination.  Our SWEETEST CHRISTMAS SUITE COLLECTION features tutorials for four projects…three cards (one a special fold) and a cute 3D holiday decorating project!   See more details HERE!

Set(s): Scary Cute
Paper: Very Vanilla, Pumpkin Pie, Basic Black, Celebrate Everything DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Mango Melody, Pumpkin Pie, Cajun Craze
Other: Scary Silhouettes Dies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22FA Mary Sig

Animals

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to animals.  I just couldn’t resist the cute little dog and cat in the mini…

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Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Santa Express DSP = THREE pieces 1 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – 2 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting in Real Red, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Glimmer Specialty Paper – green 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp image in Memento Black, color using Blends, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some gold Festive Pearls to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

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Stampin’ Up!’s new SWEETEST CHRISTMAS SUITE makes creating cards, tags and more as easy as 1-2-3!  With the Sweet Candy Canes Bundle, you can stamp and die cut candy canes in the color of your choice (one for each direction) or cut them out from the Sweetest Christmas Designer Paper!  And we LOVE the inside/outside verses in this set!  The Christmas Banners Bundle allows you to create a personalized banner greeting, then fill in around the banners and candy canes with boughs of holly, pine branches and leafy sprigs greenery.  The traditional designs and images in both bundles work together for perfect coordination.  Our SWEETEST CHRISTMAS SUITE COLLECTION features tutorials for four projects…three cards (one a special fold) and a cute 3D holiday decorating project!   See more details HERE!

Set(s): North Pole Mischief
Paper: Basic White, Soft Seafoam, Santa Express DSP, Glimmer Specialty Paper
Ink: Memento Black, Real Red; BLENDS:  Real Red, Shaded Spruce, Smoky Slate
Other: Festive Pearls, Dimensionals

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

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Leaves of Holly

Happy Thursday! This week it’s sketch inspiration time…

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The Boughs of Holly DSP is just so easy to use…

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Here’s the details…

  • Evening Evergreen – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Boughs of Holly DSP  (red dotted print) – 4 x 4, add to card front
  • Boughs of Holly DSP (bark print) – cut out Stylish Shapes circle, add to card front
  • Basic White – cut out smaller Stylish Shapes circle, add to card front
  • Boughs of Holly DSP – cut out single poinsettia – add to card front
  • Evening Evergreen – 5/8 x 2 5/8, stamp greeting in Versamark and white emboss, cut into banner, layer onto piece of gold same size, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Red Festive Pearls 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 new SWEETEST CHRISTMAS SUITE makes creating cards, tags and more as easy as 1-2-3!  With the Sweet Candy Canes Bundle, you can stamp and die cut candy canes in the color of your choice (one for each direction) or cut them out from the Sweetest Christmas Designer Paper!  And we LOVE the inside/outside verses in this set!  The Christmas Banners Bundle allows you to create a personalized banner greeting, then fill in around the banners and candy canes with boughs of holly, pine branches and leafy sprigs greenery.  The traditional designs and images in both bundles work together for perfect coordination.  Our SWEETEST CHRISTMAS SUITE COLLECTION features tutorials for four projects…three cards (one a special fold) and a cute 3D holiday decorating project!   See more details HERE!

Set(s): Leaves of Holly
Paper: Basic White, Evening Evergreen, Boughs of Holly DSP, Rose/Gold Metallic Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Stylish Shapes Dies, Festive Pearls, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22FA Mary Sig

Creatively Simple 60 – Designer Paper

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Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to our Creatively Simple post where Connie and I take a theme each month am make ‘simple’ cards!  I LOVE simple cards! This month it’s

October Creatively Simple

Here’s my card for this week…here’s what I did…

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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 Whimsical Woodland Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Sweetest Christmas DSP – punch out 3 Scotties, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Garden Green – 1 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting in Versamark, white emboss, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Real White and White Glimmer Paper – punch out 2 bows from each, add to card front 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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Stampin’ Up!’s new FITTING FLORETS SUITE has something for all occasions, including Christmas!  It’s an upcoming selection of products from the January-July Mini Catalog that customers can order early beginning November 1st! We absolutely LOVE the selection of different-sized oval frames in the FRAMED FLORETS DIES!    Our FITTING FLORETS CARD COLLECTION features tutorials for SIX cards…four all-occasion and two Christmas ideas!  See more details here!

Set(s): Framed & Festive
Paper: Basic White, Real Red, Garden Green, Sweetest Christmas DSP, Real Red/White Glimmer Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Scottie Punch, Whimsical Woodland Embossing Folder, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22FA Mary Sig

IM251 – Framed Florets

22FA InspirationMonday

It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week it’s a pretty color combination…

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I just had to use the new Framed Florets!

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Here’s the details…

  • Polished Pink – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Polished Pink – cut out smallest frame
  • Very Vanilla – lay frame onto panel, stamp greeting in Versamark and gold emboss, add frame, layer onto Rich Razzleberry 3 3/5 x 5, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Gold Metallic Paper AND Rich Razzleberry – cut out long leave stem, add to card front
  • Elegant Trim – gold, double over piece, tie into bow, add to card front
  • Add two Gold Adhesive Backed Swirls 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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Stampin’ Up!’s new FITTING FLORETS SUITE has something for all occasions, including Christmas!  It’s an upcoming selection of products from the January-July Mini Catalog that customers can order early beginning November 1st! We absolutely LOVE the selection of different-sized oval frames in the FRAMED FLORETS DIES!    Our FITTING FLORETS CARD COLLECTION features tutorials for SIX cards…four all-occasion and two Christmas ideas!  See more details here!

Set(s): Framed Florets
Paper: Very Vanilla, Polished Pink, Rich Razzleberry, Rose/Gold Metallic Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Framed Florets Dies, Elegant Trim, Gold Adhesive Backed Swirls, Gold Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22FA Mary Sig

Halloween Words

22FA SatHopWelcome

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to feature Halloween words on our card…

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Here’s the details…

  • Gorgeous Grape – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 4 x 5 1/4, randomly stamp words in Pumpkin Pie, Gorgeous Grape and Parakeet Party, stamp bats in Memento Black, add to card front
  • Pumpkin Pie – cut out solid label then cut out trees label, layer, add to card front
  • Take a 4 4 1/4 piece of Basic White, add 3 strips of the Glitter Washi Tape leaving a small space between each, trim, add to card front
  • Parakeet Party – stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut using banner
  • Basic White – stamp two of the kids in Memento Black, cut out, layer with banner, add to card front using dimensionals

And now for our latest collection…

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Stampin’ Up!’s new FITTING FLORETS SUITE has something for all occasions, including Christmas!  It’s an upcoming selection of products from the January-July Mini Catalog that customers can order early beginning November 1st! We absolutely LOVE the selection of different-sized oval frames in the FRAMED FLORETS DIES!    Our FITTING FLORETS CARD COLLECTION features tutorials for SIX cards…four all-occasion and two Christmas ideas!  See more details here!

Set(s): Scary Cute
Paper: Basic White, Gorgeous Grape, Pumpkin Pie, Parakeet Party
Ink: Memento Black, Pumpkin Pie, Gorgeous Grape and Parakeet Party
Other: Scary Silhouettes Dies, Glitter Washi Tape, Dimensionals

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

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Cottage Rose

Happy Thursday! This week it’s color inspiration time…

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I thought at first I was going to do a Halloween card…hmm…didn’t end up there…

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Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Stitched Greenery Die, add to card front
  • Abigail Rose DSP – cut out one of the large images, color with Blends, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Smoky Slate – 3/8 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some black Classic Matte Dots 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

Stampin’ Up!’s new FITTING FLORETS SUITE has something for all occasions, including Christmas!  It’s an upcoming selection of products from the January-July Mini Catalog that customers can order early beginning November 1st! We absolutely LOVE the selection of different-sized oval frames in the FRAMED FLORETS DIES!    Our FITTING FLORETS CARD COLLECTION features tutorials for SIX cards…four all-occasion and two Christmas ideas!  See more details here!

Set(s): Cottage Rose
Paper: Very Vanilla, Smoky Slate, Abigail Rose DSP
Ink: Memento Black; BLENDS:  Fresh Freesia, Mint Macaron, Smoky Slate
Other: Stitched Greenery Die, Classic Matte Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22FA Mary Sig

Creatively Simple 59 – Designer Paper

22FA CreativelySimple

Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to our Creatively Simple post where Connie and I take a theme each month am make ‘simple’ cards!  I LOVE simple cards! This month it’s

October Creatively Simple

Here’s my card for this week…here’s what I did..

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Fitting Florets DSP – 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Polished Pink – 3 1/2 x 4 1/4, cut out smallest frame from the Framed Florets dies to create the oval opening
  • Basic White – cut out 2 of the long stems, add behind frame, add frame to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White – 3/8 x 2 1/8, stamp greeting in Night of Navy, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Gold Adhesive Backed Spirals 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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Stampin’ Up!’s new FITTING FLORETS SUITE has something for all occasions, including Christmas!  It’s an upcoming selection of products from the January-July Mini Catalog that customers can order early beginning November 1st! We absolutely LOVE the selection of different-sized oval frames in the FRAMED FLORETS DIES!    Our FITTING FLORETS CARD COLLECTION features tutorials for SIX cards…four all-occasion and two Christmas ideas!  See more details here!

Set(s): Framed Florets
Paper: Basic White, Polished Pink, Filling Florets DSP
Ink: Night of Navy
Other: Framed Florets Dies, Gold Adhesive Backed Spirals, Dimensioanls

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22FA Mary Sig

IM250 – Apple Harvest

22FA InspirationMonday

It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week it’s a pretty autumn centerpiece…

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Here’s what I did…

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Here’s the details…

  • Mossy Meadow – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Boughs of Holly DSP –  3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Sweet Sorbet – cut out largest Framed Florets oval frame, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp apple branch in Memento Black, color with Blends, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Soft Suede – 3/8 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting in Versamark, white emboss, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some red Festive Pearls 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…

Collage

Stampin’ Up!’s new FITTING FLORETS SUITE has something for all occasions, including Christmas!  It’s an upcoming selection of products from the January-July Mini Catalog that customers can order early beginning November 1st! We absolutely LOVE the selection of different-sized oval frames in the FRAMED FLORETS DIES!    Our FITTING FLORETS CARD COLLECTION features tutorials for SIX cards…four all-occasion and two Christmas ideas!  See more details here!

Set(s): Apple Harvest
Paper: Basic White, Mossy Meadow, Sweet Sorbet, Soft Suede, Boughs of Holly DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Versamark;  BLENDS:  Granny Apple Green, Sweet Sorbet, Mossy Meadow, SU200 and SU 400
Other: Framed Florets, Festive Pearls, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22FA Mary Sig

Cute Halloween

22FA SatHopWelcome

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to make a cute Halloween card.  Nothing is cuter then the little fairy princess in Scary Cute…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Celebrate Everything (pumpkin/ghost print) – 2 1/2 x 5 1/2, color using Polished Pink, Pale Papaya and Pool Party Blends; add to card front
  • Polished Pink – 2 3/4 x 3 1/4, add to card front on an angle
  • Basic White – 2 1/2 x 3, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp fairy angel in Polished Pink, Pool Party, Pale Papaya, cut out, layer and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pale Papaya – stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut out using banner from Scary Silhouettes Dies, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some silver Festive Pearls to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

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Grab Stampin’ Up!’s HELLO HARVEST BUNDLE to create autumn cards and projects with the pumpkins, leaves, sunflowers images, plus greetings suitable for fall, Thanksgiving, and occasions throughout the year!  In this HELLO HARVEST COLLECTION, we have combined the HELLO HARVEST BUNDLE with the RUSTIC HARVEST DESIGNER PAPER and a dash of GLIMMER SPECIALTY PAPER. It has FOUR card design tutorials, and TWO favors perfect as a fall gathering hostess gift, or your Thanksgiving table!  See more details here!

Set(s): Scary Cute
Paper: Basic White, Pool Party, Polished Pink, Pale Papaya, Celebrate Everything DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Pool Party, Polished Pink, Pale Papaya and Blends in the same colors
Other: Scary Silhouettes, Dimensionals

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

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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