Category Archives: Creatively Simple

Creatively Simple 74 – Love

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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…

  • Petal Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5
  • Country Floral DSP (green/pink flower print)  – 3 x 4, cut on the diagonal and add the one piece to the bottom right of banner; flip other other piece over, position where you want it, trim; layer panel on Mint Macaron – 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp flower portion of image in Petal Pink and leaf portion of image in Mint Macaron, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Mint Macaron – 1/2 x 1 1/2, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut slants on both sides, add to heart using dimensionals
  • Tie bow in Burlap Ribbon (Combo Pack) 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…

Set(s): Country Bouquet
Paper: Basic White, Petal Pink, Mint Macaron, Country Floral DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Petal Pink, Mint Macaron
Other: Red & Burlap Combo Ribbon Pack, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple – Love

22WICreativelySimple

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…

  • Petal Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 1/4 x 5, run through Splatter Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Country Floral DSP (blue diagonal stripe) – 1 3/4 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Sweet Sorbet – 1 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into point on one end, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp cat in Basic Grey, color in heart with Sweet Sorbet, cut out, add to card front with car on dimensionals
  • Add some red and white Opaque Adhesive Backed Gems 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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Join us in sharing the sweetness of life by using Stampin’ Up!’s SHARE A MILKSHAKE BUNDLE to create some frozen delights on paper! You can mix and match the sundae glass, bowl or waffle cone with the fun-loving greetings!  Use different colors of ice cream combos, then finish off with a spoon or straw and a cherry on top! We’ve combined the SHARE A MILKSHAKE BUNDLE with the COUNTRY GINGHAM DESIGNER PAPER for a sweet, delicious look!  Our SHARE A MILKSHAKE COLLECTION has step-by-step tutorials for THREE cards (one a fun fold!) and a little cute favor idea to celebrate a special occasion!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Love Cats
Paper: Basic White, Petal Pink, Sweet Sorbet, Country Floral DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Basic Grey; Marker:  Sweet Sorbet
Other: Splatters Embossing Folder, Opaque Adhesive Backed Gems, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple – Love

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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…

  • Fresh Freesia – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Vellum – 3 1/4 x 3 1/4, run through the Cane Weave Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Basic White – 2 1/2 x 3 3/4, stamp with Love in Gorgeous Grape, layer onto Gorgeous Grape – 2 3/4 x 4, add to card front
  • Gorgeous Grape, Melon Mambo, Fresh Freesia – punch out large and small heart, add to card front
  • Add 3 small white Opaque Adhesive Backed Gems 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 ADORABLE OWLS STAMP SET is one of the FREE Sale-A-Bration selections with any $50 US purchase!  And let us tell you…ADORABLE IT IS!   We’ve combined the ADORABLE OWLS STAMP SET with the COUNTRY GINGHAM DESIGNER PAPER for a sweet farmhouse look!  Our ADORABLE OWLS COLLECTION has step-by-step tutorials for THREE cards (one a fun fold!) and a little cute favor idea to give someone “just because”!  See more details here!

Set(s): Country Bouquet
Paper: Basic White, Fresh Freesia, Gorgeous Grape, Melon Mambo, Vellum
Ink: Gorgeous Grape
Other: Country Bouquet Punch, Cane Weave Embossing Folder, Opaque Adhesive Backed Gems

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 71 – Love

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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…

  • Mint Macaron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Vellum – 4 x 5 1/4, run through Cane Weave Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3 x 4 1/4, stamp scatter dots in Mint Macaron, add to card front
  • Fresh Freesia – 3/4 x 3 5/8, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp small flower (Beautifully Happy – SAB), three times in Memento Blend, stamp flower in Fresh Freesia, stem/bud in Mint Macaron and flower center in So Saffron, cut out, add to card front
  • Add some Fresh Freesia Incolor 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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Stampin’ Up!’s ADORABLE OWLS STAMP SET is one of the FREE Sale-A-Bration selections with any $50 US purchase!  And let us tell you…ADORABLE IT IS!   We’ve combined the ADORABLE OWLS STAMP SET with the COUNTRY GINGHAM DESIGNER PAPER for a sweet farmhouse look!  Our ADORABLE OWLS COLLECTION has step-by-step tutorials for THREE cards (one a fun fold!) and a little cute favor idea to give someone “just because”!  See more details here!

Set(s): Beautifully Happy (SAB)
Paper: Basic White, Mint Macaron, Fresh Freesia, Vellum
Ink: Memento Black, Mint Macaron, Fresh Freesia, So Saffron
Other: Cane Weave Embossing Folder, Incolor Opal Rounds

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 70 – Love

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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

22WILove

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
  • Country Floral DSP (blue/white diagonal) – 1 1/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Country Floral DSP (red striped) – 3 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3 x 3 1/4, run through Cane Weave embossing folder add to card front
  • Balmy Blue – stamp conversation bubble and greeting in Memento Black
  • Petal Pink and Mint Macaron – cut out different conversation bubbles
  • Basic White – stamp heart conversation bubble 3 times in Sweet Sorbet, cut out
  • Sweet Sorbet, cut out 4 small hearts
  • Layer everything and 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…

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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): Conversation Bubbles
Paper: Basic White, Balmy Blue, Petal Pink, Mint Macaron, Sweet Sorbet, Country Floral DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Sweet Sorbet
Other: Conversation Bubbles Dies, 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…

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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): 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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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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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…

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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): 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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Creatively Simple 66 – 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 x 5, add to card front
  • Brushed Metallic Paper – cut out largest over (Framed Florets Dies), add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp tree in Versamark, Gold Emboss, cut out add to card front using dimensionals
  • Lights Aglow DSP 1 x 2, stamp greeting in Versamark, gold emboss, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Tie small bow in Gold Satin Edged Ribbon, add to top of tree

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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Celebrate the most magical time of the year with the SNOWMAN MAGIC BUNDLE that helps you create unique, fun, and oh-snow-charming seasonal crafts. The stamps and dies coordinate perfectly so you can accessorize and layer each look from snowmen to snowscapes.  With over 20 stamps to mix and match, and fun seasonal sentiments, you can get creative in bringing your snowman to life!  Add snowflakes, stars, evergreens, and furry friends to complete each look.

We’ve combined the SNOWMAN MAGIC BUNDLE with the STORYBOOK GNOMES DESIGNER PAPER for a wintery background.  This Collection contains FOUR card tutorials and TWO gift card holder tutorials to get you ready for the holiday season and winter special occasions!   See more details HERE!

Set(s): Christmas Lights, Brightest Glow
Paper: Cherry Cobbler, Very Vanilla, Brushed Metallic Paper, Light Aglow DSP
Ink: Versamark
Other: Twinkle Lights Dies, Framed Florets Dies, Gold Satin Edged Ribbon, Gold Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 65 – Framed & Festive

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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…

  • Real Red – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Real Red – 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Glimmer Specialty Paper (gold) – 1/4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – cut out larges Framed Florets frame, add to card front
  • Stamp greeting in Versamark and gold emboss
  • Gold Foil – cut out small and large detailed holly, 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…

Set(s): Framed & Festive
Paper: Basic White, Real Red, Gold Foil, Glimmer Specialty Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Framed Florets Dies, Holly Berry Dies, Gold Adhesive Backed Swirls, Gold Embossing Powder

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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