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Creatively Simple 43 – Greetings

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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…

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Here’s the details…

  • Sweet Sorbet – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 1/4 x 5 1/2, run through the Splatters Embossing Folder, add Starry Sky 1/2 x 5 1/2 strip behind it, add to card front
  • Tahitian Tide – 2 1/4 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting on the diagonal in Tahitian Tide, punch out with the Label Me Lovely PUnch, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Starry Sky 1/4 x 3, cut into stamp on one end, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Sweet Sorbet – 3/4 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some incolor matte dots 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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It’s Christmas in July!!!  (Well…almost!)  We wanted to give you a jump start on planning your Christmas in July classes or holiday projects by introducing our TREES FOR SALE COLLECTION now!  We’ve combined the July-December Mini Catalog’s TREES FOR SALE STAMP SET with the awesome Sale-A-Bration TREE LOT DIES that are available as your FREE option with purchase in July and August!  You’ll love the whimsical selection of tree images, and the darling retro camper dies with fun accessories!  Our TREES FOR SALE COLLECTION has EIGHT card designs…including two easy fun folds that you are going to love!  We’ve paired the Trees for Sale and Tree Lot Dies with the new Sweetest Christmas Designer Paper in this Collection for a traditional warm Christmas look!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Good Feeling
Paper: Basic White, Sweet Sorbet, Starry Sky, Tahitian Tide
Ink: Memento Black, Tahitian Tide
Other: Label Me Lovely Punch, Splatter Embossing Folder, Incolor Matte Dots

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM234 – Cup of Tea

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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 stack of elegant teacups

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I used the new Black & White Designs DSP for this one…

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Copper Foil – 1 1/4 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Black and White Designs DSP – Black/White zigzag print – 1 1/2 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Black and White Designs DSP – Grey/Black stars print – 1 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – 2 3/4 x 4 1/4, layer onto Basic Black, 2 7/8 x 4 3/8, stamp greeting in Memento Black, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Black and White Designs DSP – Black/White Striped, cut out 2 tea cups
  • Basic Black – cut out one tea cup, use 1/8″ hole punch to add polka dots, add piece of basic white behind it
  • Copper Foil – cut out 3 cut bases and 3 handles, add to each cup, cut thin strip and add to top of each cup
  • Add cups to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some 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 collection…

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It’s Christmas in July!!!  (Well…almost!)  We wanted to give you a jump start on planning your Christmas in July classes or holiday projects by introducing our TREES FOR SALE COLLECTION now!  We’ve combined the July-December Mini Catalog’s TREES FOR SALE STAMP SET with the awesome Sale-A-Bration TREE LOT DIES that are available as your FREE option with purchase in July and August!  You’ll love the whimsical selection of tree images, and the darling retro camper dies with fun accessories!  Our TREES FOR SALE COLLECTION has EIGHT card designs…including two easy fun folds that you are going to love!  We’ve paired the Trees for Sale and Tree Lot Dies with the new Sweetest Christmas Designer Paper in this Collection for a traditional warm Christmas look!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Cup of Tea
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Black & White Designs DSP, Copper Foil
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Teacup Dies, Champagne Rhinestones , 1/8″ Hole Punch (retired), Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Two Black Cadillacs

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to use black with a new In Color…I couldn’t resist using the new scottie dog set and punch!

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Here’s the details…

  • Tahitian Tide – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Black & White Designs DSP – black/grey striped 2 3/4 x 3, add to card front
  • Black & White Designs DSP – White/black zigzag 1 x 3 1/2, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp checked rug in Tahitian Tide, cut out, add to card front
  • Basic Black – punch out Scottie, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Tahitian Tide – punch out bow, add to Scottie, add a Tahitian Tide Incolor Matte Dot as an eye
  • Stamp greeting on card front using Memento Black

And now for our latest collection…

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Stay cool and hydrated this summer by creating with Stampin’ Up!’s fun new HIPPEST HIPPOS SALE-A-BRATION STAMP SET and coordinating SALE-A-BRATION HIPPO DIES! Each are FREE with qualifying Stampin’ Up! purchase!  These chubby characters will steal your heart with their fun antics in the water and out!  Match the hippos with whimsical greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our HIPPEST HIPPOS COLLECTION has THREE card designs (one an interactive card) and a cute gift card project for a total of FOUR project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Hippest Hippos Bundle with the new Design a Daydream Host Only Designer Paper in this Collection for some stinkin’ cute results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Christmas Scottie
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Tahitian Tide
Ink: Memento Black Tahitian Tide
Other: Scottie Punch, Incolor Matte Dots, 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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Sweetest Cherries

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

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I used a variety of things on this one…

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Here’s the details…

  • Tea Boutique Card (Parakeet Striped)
  • Tahitian Tide – 1 1/4 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Hues of Happiness – little flower print FOUR 1 1/2 x 1 1/2, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White – cut out 3 small detailed butterflies, add to card front
  • Daffodil Delight – 5/8 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting (Sweetest Cherries) in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add yellow Glossy Dot to each butterfly 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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Stay cool and hydrated this summer by creating with Stampin’ Up!’s fun new HIPPEST HIPPOS SALE-A-BRATION STAMP SET and coordinating SALE-A-BRATION HIPPO DIES! Each are FREE with qualifying Stampin’ Up! purchase!  These chubby characters will steal your heart with their fun antics in the water and out!  Match the hippos with whimsical greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our HIPPEST HIPPOS COLLECTION has THREE card designs (one an interactive card) and a cute gift card project for a total of FOUR project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Hippest Hippos Bundle with the new Design a Daydream Host Only Designer Paper in this Collection for some stinkin’ cute results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Sweetest Cherries
Paper: Basic White, Tahitian Tide, Daffodil Delight, Hues of Happiness DSP, Tea Boutique Cards & Envelopes
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Butterfly Builder Dies, Glossy Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 42 – Greetings

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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…

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Here’s the details…

  • Petal Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Petal Pink – 3 3/4 x 5
  • Design a Daydream DSP (Host) – Cut 3 banners – 1 x 3 5/8, 1 1/4 x 4 1/2, 1 x 3 1/4 – stamp greeting using Memento Black on this one, 1 1/4 x 4, add to panel
  • Wrap around silver Elegant Trim, tie into bow, add panel to card front
  • Add some 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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Stay cool and hydrated this summer by creating with Stampin’ Up!’s fun new HIPPEST HIPPOS SALE-A-BRATION STAMP SET and coordinating SALE-A-BRATION HIPPO DIES! Each are FREE with qualifying Stampin’ Up! purchase!  These chubby characters will steal your heart with their fun antics in the water and out!  Match the hippos with whimsical greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our HIPPEST HIPPOS COLLECTION has THREE card designs (one an interactive card) and a cute gift card project for a total of FOUR project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Hippest Hippos Bundle with the new Design a Daydream Host Only Designer Paper in this Collection for some stinkin’ cute results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Flowing Flowers
Paper: Petal Pink, Design a Daydream DSP (Host)
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Elegant Trim. Basic Rhinestones

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM233 – Uniquely Artistic

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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 bright and happy centerpiece…

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I decided to use the flower colors as my inspiration…

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Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • In Color DSP – Parakeet Party dotted – 2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3 1/4 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp flower 3 times in Memento Black, color with Blends, cut out, layer, stamp leaves in Shaded Spruce, cut out, add behind flowers, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Daffodil Delight – 7/8 x 2 1/8, stamp greeting (Biggest Wish) in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some yellow Glossy Dots 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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Stay cool and hydrated this summer by creating with Stampin’ Up!’s fun new HIPPEST HIPPOS SALE-A-BRATION STAMP SET and coordinating SALE-A-BRATION HIPPO DIES! Each are FREE with qualifying Stampin’ Up! purchase!  These chubby characters will steal your heart with their fun antics in the water and out!  Match the hippos with whimsical greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our HIPPEST HIPPOS COLLECTION has THREE card designs (one an interactive card) and a cute gift card project for a total of FOUR project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Hippest Hippos Bundle with the new Design a Daydream Host Only Designer Paper in this Collection for some stinkin’ cute results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Uniquely Artistic, Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Daffodil Delight, Incolor DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Daffodil Delight, Parakeet Party
Other: Glossy Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Blue Bird

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to use shades of blue on our card.  Oh…those little SAB Hippos were just PERFECT!

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Starry Sky – 3/4 x 5 1/2, add to right side of card
  • Brights DSP Paper Pack (Pacific Point dotted) – 1 1/2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White – 2 1/2 x 4 1/4, layer onto Tahitian Tide – 2 5/8 x 4 3/8
  • Starry Sky, Pacific Point, Tahitian Tide – cut out largest banner from Stylish Shapes, add behind panel, add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White – stamp hippo 3 times, color with reinker and  aquapainter in Tahitian tide, Pacific Point and Starry Sky, cut out add to card front using dimensionals
  • Tahitian Tide – 5/8 x 1 1/4, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add 2 of the darker blue Fine Sparkle Adhesive Backed Gems to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

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Stay cool and hydrated this summer by creating with Stampin’ Up!’s fun new HIPPEST HIPPOS SALE-A-BRATION STAMP SET and coordinating SALE-A-BRATION HIPPO DIES! Each are FREE with qualifying Stampin’ Up! purchase!  These chubby characters will steal your heart with their fun antics in the water and out!  Match the hippos with whimsical greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our HIPPEST HIPPOS COLLECTION has THREE card designs (one an interactive card) and a cute gift card project for a total of FOUR project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Hippest Hippos Bundle with the new Design a Daydream Host Only Designer Paper in this Collection for some stinkin’ cute results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Hippest Hippo (SAB)
Paper: Basic White, Starry Sky, Pacific Point, Tahitian Tide, Brights DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Memento Black, Starry Sky, Pacific Point, Tahitian Tide
Other: Hippos Dies (SAB), Stylish Shapes Dies, Fine Sparkle Adhesive Backed Gems, 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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Bottled Happiness

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

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This one I had to go a little ‘out of the box’ to come up with an idea that I liked…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pale Papaya – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 5 1/2, cut out the diamond background (Organic Beauty dies), add to card front
  • Night of Navy – 1 1/2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3 x 3 3/4, stamp bottle in Pale Papaya, flowers in Sweet Sorbet and leaves in Night of Navy, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Sweet Sorbet – 1/4 x 3 1/2, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Night of Navy – stamp greeting in Versamark, white emboss, cut out around greeting, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Iridescent 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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Stay cool and hydrated this summer by creating with Stampin’ Up!’s fun new HIPPEST HIPPOS SALE-A-BRATION STAMP SET and coordinating SALE-A-BRATION HIPPO DIES! Each are FREE with qualifying Stampin’ Up! purchase!  These chubby characters will steal your heart with their fun antics in the water and out!  Match the hippos with whimsical greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our HIPPEST HIPPOS COLLECTION has THREE card designs (one an interactive card) and a cute gift card project for a total of FOUR project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Hippest Hippos Bundle with the new Design a Daydream Host Only Designer Paper in this Collection for some stinkin’ cute results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Bottled Happiness
Paper: Basic White, Pale Papaya, Night of Navy, Sweet Sorbert
Ink: Night of Navy, Sweet Sorbet, Pale Papaya, Versamark
Other: Organic Beauty Dies, Iridescent Pearls, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 41 – Greetings

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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…

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Here’s the details…

  • Polished Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic Whit e- 3 3/4 x 5, stamp dots in Polished Pink, arrows in Mango Melody and dotted line in Tahitian Tide, add to card front
  • Mango Melody – 1 3/4 x 4, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Tahitian Tide – cut out small detailed butterfly, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Opal Rounds 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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Spread love and happiness by releasing some colorful creativity along with these fun butterflies!  The new BEST BUTTERFLIES STAMP SET and coordinating BUILD A BUTTERFLY DIES will help you build a variety of butterflies in the colors and designs you want!  Mix and match them with the fun fonts and greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our BEST BUTTERFLIES COLLECTION has FOUR card designs and TWO mini projects for a total of SIX project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Best Butterflies Bundle with the new Butterfly Kisses Designer Paper in this Collection for some fabulous results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Best Butterflies, Good Feelings
Paper: Basic White, Polished Pink, Mango Melody, Tahitian Tide
Ink: Memento Black, Polished Pink, Mango Melody, Tahitian Tide
Other: Butterfly Builder, Opal Rounds, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM232 – Sweet Songbirds

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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 adorable bird cookies

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Aren’t they just so sweet!

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Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Abigail Rose DSP (grey leaf image) – 3 x 5 1/2, wrap piece of 7/8″ Natural Finish Ribbon around it, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3 x 4 1/4, add to card front using dimensionals
  • So Saffron, Smoky Slate, Crumb Cake – cut out various circles, add to card front some using dimensionals
  • Basic White – stamp small bird in So Saffron and large bird in Smoky Slate, eyes in Memento Black, sign in stamped off Crumb Cake and full crumb cake and greeting in Memento Black, cut everything out, layer and ad to card front
  • Pumpkin Pie – punch out beaks for birds, add to card front
  • Add some Grey Classic Matte Dots 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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Spread love and happiness by releasing some colorful creativity along with these fun butterflies!  The new BEST BUTTERFLIES STAMP SET and coordinating BUILD A BUTTERFLY DIES will help you build a variety of butterflies in the colors and designs you want!  Mix and match them with the fun fonts and greetings to send off a little cheer.  Our BEST BUTTERFLIES COLLECTION has FOUR card designs and TWO mini projects for a total of SIX project tutorials!  We’ve paired the Best Butterflies Bundle with the new Butterfly Kisses Designer Paper in this Collection for some fabulous results!  See more details here!

Set(s): Sweet Songbird
Paper: Basic White, So Saffron, Smoky Slate, Crumb Cake, Pumpkin Pie, Abigail Rose DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Smoky Slate, So Saffron, Crumb Back
Other: Stylish Shapes Dies, 7/8″ Natural Finish Ribbon, Classic Matte Dots Songbird Builder Punch, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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