Category Archives: Create with Connie and Mary

Hello Fall

Happy Saturday!  Time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop and this week we are saying Hello to Fall.   LOVE Fall and decided to use my NEW Detailed Leaves Thinlets since they were sitting on top of my desk!

Simple but colorful too!

Here’s the details…

  • Basic Grey – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic Grey – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, wrap two pieces of the gold cord around the panel and add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out largest oval and run through the corrugated embossing folder, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Granny Apple Red – cut out the long leaf thinlet, add to card front
  • So Saffron – 2 1/2 x 3/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Gold Cord – tie bow add to card front
  • Add 3 metallic gold pearls to finish off.

I LOVE how the grey makes the colors just pop!

We have a BRAND NEW collection for you – Country Home!  We LOVE this set and have a great collection for you!

All the details HERE!

Set(s): Country Home
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Grey, Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Granny Apple Green
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Subtle Embossing Folder, Corrugated Embossing Folder, Layering Ovals Framelites, Detailed Leaves Thinlets, Gold Cord, Metallic Pearls, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Trick or Tweet

Happy Thursday everyone!  It’s time for another challenge and this time it’s a sketch…

I though it would be fun to make this into a Halloween card…

Here’s the details…

  • Pumpkin Pie – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Toil and Trouble dsp – 2 1/4 x 4, add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1 1/2 x 3 5/8
  • Crushed Curry – cut circle, sponge around edges using Crushed Curry, stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – punch out bats, add to card front
  • Add some rhinestones to finish off

Getting ready for Halloween!

We have a BRAND NEW collection for you – Country Home!  We LOVE this set and have a great collection for you!

All the details HERE!

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

Set(s): Trick or Tweet
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Crushed Curry, Pumpkin Pie, Silver Glimmer, Toil and Trouble dsp
Ink: Memento Black, Crushed Curry
Other: Layering Circles, Spooky Bats Punch, Basic Rhinsetones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Itty Bitty Greetings

Happy Monday!  Time for another Create with Connie and Mary Monday Inspiration and this is a bit of a different one!

So here’s our inspiration picture…

This one was a bit tough but I pulled out the colors and some of the other elements to make my card for today…

Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pool party – 3 3/4 x 4, run through the Scattered Sequins Embossing Folder
  • Tropical Escape dsp – 1 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to bottom of panel
  • Galvanized Metallic Paper – 1/4 x 4, add to panel, add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – cut out circle using Layering Circle framelits, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 7/8 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting using Basic Black and Bermuda Bay, cut into banner
  • Blushing Bride – cut out two medium leaves
  • Bermuda Bay – cut out two large leaves, add one Blushing Bride leaf behind banner, add to card front, add the two Bermuda Bay and other Blushing Bride left to card front
  • Add two Basic Rhinestones to finish off

We have a BRAND NEW collection for you – Country Home!  We LOVE this set and have a great collection for you!

All the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Tropical Chick
Paper: Whisper White, Pool Party, Blushing Bride, Bermuda Bay, Tropical Escape dsp, Galvanized Metallic Paper
Ink: Basic Black, Bermuda Bay
Other: Tropical Thinlets, Scattered Sequins Embossing Folder, Layering Circles Framelits, Basic Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Favorite Holiday Catalog Greeting

Happy Saturday! Time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop and this week we are using our favorite greeting from the Holiday Mini. Another tough one…SO MANY GOOD ONES! This is the one I picked for this week…

I LOVE this paper and I LOVE this greeting!

Here’s the details…

  • Grey Granite – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Copper Foil – 2 x 5, run through the Tin Tile Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Joyous Noel (sprig print) – 1 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – cut out layering oval, stamp greeting using Versamark and copper emboss, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp flower arrangements in Versamark, copper emboss, cut out
  • Grey Granite – stamp milkcan using Versamark, copper emboss, cut out, add flowers behind it then add to card front using dimensionals
  • Tie small bow from Copper Ribbon, add to card front

I just LOVE the way this turned out!

Don’t forget our new collection…Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes. Check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Set(s): Country Home
Paper: Whisper White, Grey Granite, Joyous Noel dsp, Copper Foil
Ink: Versamark
Other: Layering Ovals Framelits, Copper Embossing Powder, Copper Ribbon, Tin Tile Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Picked for You

Happy Thursday everyone and welcome to another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Inspiration.  This week we have a fun color combo…

This color just remind me of primary school colors and thought I’d ink up my Picked for You set.

Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • So Saffron – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the corrugated embossing folder, add to card front
  • Poppy Parade – 2 x 3 3/4, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 3/4 x 3 1/2, stamp add in So Saffron (stamped off) Poppy Parade (stamped off) and Poppy Parade, stamp stem in Early Espresso and greeting in Pacific Point
  • Brights Pacific Point dotted dsp – 3/4 x 2 3/4, add to bottom
  • Galvanized Metallic Paper – 1/4 x 2 3/4, add to panel, add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Add Silver Leaf Trinket to finish off

Perfect for you favorite teacher!

It is time for all the Fall/Winter Holiday and we are ready with a GREAT Halloween Collection – Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes – AWESOME!   Check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

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

Set(s): Picked for You
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Poppy Parade, Brights dsp paper pack, Galvanized Metallic Paper
Ink: So Saffron, Poppy Parade, Pacific Point, Early Espresso
Other: Leaves Trinkets, Corrugated Embossing Folder,  Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Colorful Seasons

Happy Monday!  Time for another Create with Connie and Mary Monday Inspiration!

So here’s our inspiration picture…

Oh my word…aren’t these colors just GORGEOUS?  I just had to use them for my inspiration!

Here’s the details…

  • Petal Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, stamp greeting using Night of Navy, layer onto Night of Navy, 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp large leaf 2 times in Petal Pink, and small leaf 4 times in Night of Navy, cut out
  • Silver Foil – cut out two detailed leaves, layer everything together on the card front
  • Tie piece of Petal Pink Metallic Ribbon into a bow, add to card front
  • Add some Silver Metallic Pearls to finish off

And we have an AWESOME new collection for you – Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes – 6 UNIQUE little treat boxes 3 show different ways to use the take out box thinlet!  What are you waiting for…check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Colorful Seasons
Paper: Very Vanilla, Night of Navy, Petal Pink, Silver Foil
Ink: Night of Navy, Petal Pink
Other: Layering Seasons Thinlets, Petal Pink Metallic Ribbon, Silver Metallic Pearls, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Favorite Holiday Designer Paper

Happy Saturday!  Time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop and this week we are taking a look at our favorite designer paper in the Holiday Mini.  THAT is a tough one…SO MANY GOOD ONES!  This is the one I picked for this week…

Isn’t this paper yummy?  And SOOO much prettier in person with the shimmer!

Here’s the details…

  • Mint Macaron – 4 1/4 x 11, folded
  • Frosted Floral dsp (Blackberry Bliss print) – 3 1/4 x 4 1/2, round the corners and add to the card front using dimensionals
  • Frosted Floral dsp (Flower print) – 2 1/4 x 4, cut into a banner and add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Whisper Whit- stamp flower in Night of Navy, Petal Pink and stamped off Blackberry Bliss, stamp leaves using Mint Macaron, cut out, layer and add to card front using dimensional
  • Mint Macaron – 1/2 x 2, stamp greeting using Night of Navy, cut into banner, add to card front

How pretty is this!

Don’t forget our new collection…Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes.  Check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Set(s): Bouquet Blooms
Paper: Whisper White, Mint Macaron, Frosted Floral dsp, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Night of Navy, Petal Pink, Blackberry Bliss, Mint Macaron
Other: Trio Corner Punch, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary Site to learn more about the sale and forward to the Libby!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!