Monthly Archives: December 2022

Bringing in the New Year

22WISatHopWelcome

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is Bringing in the New Year.  I just LOVE new alphabet set and sooooo glad that it has numbers in it too!

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Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Lights Aglow DSP – black/gold print – 2 x 3 3/4, 1 1/2 x 3 3/4, 1 1/4 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – cut out one side of the large Celebrations Tag die
  • Glimmer Specialty Paper (gold) – cut out 2023, add to tag
  • Basic Black – stamp happy from Biggest Wish in Versamark, gold emboss, add to tag using dimensionals
  • Add piece of Satin Edged Ribbon to tag and some gold Festive Pearls
  • Add tag to card front using dimensionals

And now for our latest collection…

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Love is in the air and Stampin’ Up!’s COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE is brand new in the January-April 2023 Mini Catalog!  This stamp set has lots of hearts and florals, but it isn’t just for Valentine’s Day!    We’ve combined the COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE with the COUNTRY FLORAL LANE DESIGNER PAPER for a sweet look!  Our COUNTRY BOUQUET COLLECTION has step-by-step tutorials with FOUR cards and TWO small favor ideas that are quick and easy to whip up for your favorite friend or family member!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Very Vanilla, Basic Black, Lights Aglow DSP
Ink: Versamark
Other: Alphabet a la Mode Dies, Celebrations Tag Dies, Festive Pearls, Satin Edged Ribbon, Gold Embossing Powder, 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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Framed Florets

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

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This is was perfect for the Framed Floret set and paper…

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Here’s the details…

  • Balmy Blue – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Fitting Florets DSP – 4 different prints 1 1/8 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Soft Succulent and Basic White – cut out small frame, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Night of Navy – 1/2 x 3 5/8, stamp greeting in Versamark, white emboss
  • Basic White – using reverse stamping technique, stamp flower image, color with Blends, cut out, add to greeting, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Balmy Blue Fine Sparkle Adhesive Backed Gems 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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Love is in the air and Stampin’ Up!’s COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE is brand new in the January-April 2023 Mini Catalog!  This stamp set has lots of hearts and florals, but it isn’t just for Valentine’s Day!    We’ve combined the COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE with the COUNTRY FLORAL LANE DESIGNER PAPER for a sweet look!  Our COUNTRY BOUQUET COLLECTION has step-by-step tutorials with FOUR cards and TWO small favor ideas that are quick and easy to whip up for your favorite friend or family member!  See more details HERE!

 
Set(s): Framed Florets
Paper: Basic White, Balmy Blue, Night of Navy, Soft Succulent, Fitting Florets DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Versamark; Blends:  Balmy Blue, Soft Succulent
Other: Framed Florets Dies, Fine-Sparkle Adhesive Backed Gems, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple – Sparkle

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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

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Here’s my card for this week…here’s what I did.  It’s hard to see in the picture but it really is very sparkly!

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Here’s another angle…

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, stamp Pretty Medallion in Versamark, silver emboss, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Silver Foil – 1/4 x 4, add to card front
  • Basic White – 1/2 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting (Share a Milkshake) in Versamark, silver emboss, cut into angle on both sides, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some silver 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

Love is in the air and Stampin’ Up!’s COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE is brand new in the January-April 2023 Mini Catalog!  This stamp set has lots of hearts and florals, but it isn’t just for Valentine’s Day!    We’ve combined the COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE with the COUNTRY FLORAL LANE DESIGNER PAPER for a sweet look!  Our COUNTRY BOUQUET COLLECTION has step-by-step tutorials with FOUR cards and TWO small favor ideas that are quick and easy to whip up for your favorite friend or family member!  See more details HERE!

 
Set(s): Pretty Medallion, Share a Milkshake
Paper: Basic White, Silver Foil
Ink: Versamark
Other: Festive Pearls, Silver Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM257 – Soft Seedlings

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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 pretty color combo…

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I just HAD to use my Soft Seedlings stamp one more time…

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  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, randomly stamp leaf in Pool Party, Soft Succulent, Bermuda Bay and Evening Evergreen; layer onto Evening Evergreen – 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Bermuda Bay – punch out Lovely Label, sponge in Bermuda, add to card front
  • Soft Succulent Satin Shimmer Ribbon, fold a piece and add behind a Basic White Label Me Fancy sponged in Soft Succulent, add to card front
  • Evening Evergreen – stamp label and greeting in Versamark and white emboss, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some white Adhesive Backed Seasonal 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…

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Love is in the air and Stampin’ Up!’s COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE is brand new in the January-April 2023 Mini Catalog!  This stamp set has lots of hearts and florals, but it isn’t just for Valentine’s Day!    We’ve combined the COUNTRY BOUQUET BUNDLE with the COUNTRY FLORAL LANE DESIGNER PAPER for a sweet look!  Our COUNTRY BOUQUET COLLECTION has step-by-step tutorials with FOUR cards and TWO small favor ideas that are quick and easy to whip up for your favorite friend or family member!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Soft Seedlings, Christmas Banner
Paper: Basic White, Pool Party, Bermuda Bay, Evening Evergreen
Ink: Pool Party, Soft Succulent, Bermuda Bay and Evening Evergreen, Versamark
Other: Christmas Banners Dies, Adhesive Backed Seasonal Sequins, dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 68 – Sparkle

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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

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

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Here’s the details…

  • Cherry Cobbler – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Lights Aglow DSP – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – 2 1/4 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting in Versamark and gold emboss, layer onto Cherry Cobbler – 2 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Brushed Metallic Gold paper – cut out bell leave in pieces, add to card front
  • Add Flat Jingle Bell Trinket
  • Tie small bow in Gold Satin Edge Ribbon and 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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Do you enjoy creating hand-made gifts for co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers but often run out of time?  We are back again this year with a brand-new GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE 2022 COLLECTION with SIX new packaging idea tutorials along with SIX more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes!  This year we’ve used Santa’s Delivery Bundle and Santa Express DSP for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging ideas up with stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design are what is most important!  See more details here!

Set(s): Christmas Banners
Paper: Very Vanilla, Cherry Cobbler, Lights Aglow DSP, Brushed Metallic Gold Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Decorated Pines Dies, Flat Jingle Bell Trinkets, Gold Edged Satin Ribbon, Gold Embossing Powder

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM256 – Santa Delivery

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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 Santa Gingerbread Train…

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Decided to make it easy with the Santa Express DSP…

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  • Granny Apple Green – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Santa Express DSP – 3/4 x 5 1/2 (green diagonal stripe), add to bottom of card front
  • Basic White – 3 1/4 x 5 1/2, run through one of the Charming Landscape Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Santa Express DSP – cut out engine and car from dsp, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Poppy Parade – 3/4 x 2 2/2, stamp greeting in Versamark and 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

Do you enjoy creating hand-made gifts for co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers but often run out of time?  We are back again this year with a brand-new GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE 2022 COLLECTION with SIX new packaging idea tutorials along with SIX more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes!  This year we’ve used Santa’s Delivery Bundle and Santa Express DSP for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging ideas up with stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design are what is most important!  See more details here!

Set(s): Santa Delivery
Paper: Basic White, Granny Apple Green, Poppy Parade, Santa Express
Ink: Versamark
Other: Charming Landscape Embossing Folder, Festive Pearls, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Modern Christmas

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is Modern Christmas.  We are talking next week off so that our wonderful team can enjoy their holiday!  See you in 2 weeks!  I decided to keep it very simple and very clean…

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, cut out tree, lay on top of card base and randomly stamp snowflake in Versamark, remove top piece, silver emboss
  • Add white tree layer onto card base using dimensionals
  • Red Glitter Paper – punch out FIVE 1/4″ circles, add to tree
  • Add 5 small green adhesive backed sequins to tree
  • Real Red – 1/2 x 1 3/8, stamp greeting in Versamark, white emboss, cut slant on each end, add to card front using dimensionals

And now for our latest collection…

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Do you enjoy creating hand-made gifts for co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers but often run out of time?  We are back again this year with a brand-new GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE 2022 COLLECTION with SIX new packaging idea tutorials along with SIX more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes!  This year we’ve used Santa’s Delivery Bundle and Santa Express DSP for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging ideas up with stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design are what is most important!  See more details here!

Set(s): Christmas Banners, Christmas Lights
Paper: Basic White, Real Red
Ink: Versamark
Other: Twinkle Lights Dies, Silver Embossing Powder, White Embossing Powder, Adhesive Backed Sequins, 1/4″ Hole Punch (retired), 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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Brightest Glow

Happy Thursday! This week it’s color inspiration time and this will be for two weeks as we are giving our wonder design team next week off…

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The Lights Aglow DSP is just beautiful with these colors…

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Here’s the details…

  • Cherry Cobbler – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 4 x 5 1/4, randomly stamp the snowflake in Versamark and gold emboss, add to card front
  • Lights Aglow DSP (green print) – 2 x 3 1/4, add to card front
  • Light Aglow DSP (red/gold print) – 2 1/4 x 4, add to card front
  • Glimmer Specialty paper – 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp greeting in Versamark and gold emboss, cut out with the Labels Aglow label, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add a Flat Jingle Bell Trinket to card front
  • Tie bow in Gold Satin Edge Ribbon, add to card front 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

Do you enjoy creating hand-made gifts for co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers but often run out of time?  We are back again this year with a brand-new GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE 2022 COLLECTION with SIX new packaging idea tutorials along with SIX more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes!  This year we’ve used Santa’s Delivery Bundle and Santa Express DSP for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging ideas up with stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design are what is most important!  See more details here!

Set(s): Brightest Glow, Christmas Lights
Paper: Very Vanilla, Cherry Cobbler, Lights Aglow DSP, Glimmer Specialty Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Labels Aglow Dies, Flat Jingle Bell Trinket, Gold Satin Edge Ribbon, Gold Embossing Powder, Dimesnionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 67 – Sparkle

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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

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

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Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Merry Melody Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Lights Aglow DSP – 1 3/4 x 4 1/4, cut into banner on both sides, add to card front
  • Glimmer Specialty Paper (gold) – 1/4 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Brushed Metallic Paper – cut out large snowflake and detail, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp greeting in Versamark, gold emboss, cut out with the Labels Aglow Die, add to card front using dimensionals

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

Do you enjoy creating hand-made gifts for co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers but often run out of time?  We are back again this year with a brand-new GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE 2022 COLLECTION with SIX new packaging idea tutorials along with SIX more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes!  This year we’ve used Santa’s Delivery Bundle and Santa Express DSP for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging ideas up with stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design are what is most important!  See more details here!

Set(s): Brightest Glow
Paper: Very Vanilla, Lights Aglow DSP, Glimmer Specialty Paper, Brushed Metallic Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Twinkle Lights Dies, Label Aglow Dies, Merry Melody Embossing Folder, Gold Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM258 – Snowman Magic

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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 snowman paper towel holder…

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SOOO cute…

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  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pacific Point – 1 1/4 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Celebrate Everything DSP = 2 3/4 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Red/White Glitter Paper – 1/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Basic White – 2 3/4 x 3, stamp greeting in Memento black, landscape in Pacific Point, add to card front using dimenisonals
  • Basic White – stamp trees, scarf and bird in Pacific Point, stamp snowman, face and hat in Memento Black, stamp arms in Soft Suede and holly in Shaded Spruce.  Color nose with Pumpkin Pie and berries in Real Red marker, cut everything out, layer and add to card front
  • Add some small Adhesive Backed Stars 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

Do you enjoy creating hand-made gifts for co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers but often run out of time?  We are back again this year with a brand-new GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE 2022 COLLECTION with SIX new packaging idea tutorials along with SIX more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes!  This year we’ve used Santa’s Delivery Bundle and Santa Express DSP for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging ideas up with stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design are what is most important!  See more details here!

Set(s): Snowman Magic
Paper: Basic White, Pacific Point, Celebrate Everything, Red/White Glitter Paper
Ink: Memento Black, Pacific Point, Soft Suede, Shaded Spruce; Markers:  Pumpkin Pie, Real Red
Other: Snowman Dies, Adhesive Backed Stars, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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