Category Archives: Halloween

Have a Hoot

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

I just couldn’t resist the adorable little owl with a pumpkin…

Here’s the details…

  • Pumpkin Pie – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, run through the Cobwebs folder, layer onto Basic Grey – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, add to card front
  • Silver Foil – 1/2 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Pumpkin Pie, Basic Grey and Bumblebee – cut out the three leaves from the Gathered Leaves Dies, layer, add to card front
  • Bumble Bee – 5/8 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp owl using Memento Black, color using Blends and marker, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals

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…

Next up in our Christmas Collections we featured the Gnome for the Holidays stamp set with the Heartwarming Hugs Designer Paper for a warm holiday feel!  Our GNOME FOR THE HOLIDAY COLLECTION has THREE cards (one a special fold card), and a darling home décor item perfect for a small gift!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Have a Hoot
Paper: Whisper White, Pumpkin Pie, Basic Grey, Bumblebee, Silver Foil
Ink: Memento Black, Blends:  Pumpkin Pie, Smoky Slate, Cinnamon Cider, Marker:  Bumblebee
Other: Gathered Leaves Dies, Cobwebs Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

IM147 – Inspiration Monday

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

This was such a fun one…

Here’s the details…

  • Pumpkin Pie – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 3/4 x 5, layer onto Basic Black, 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front
  • Bermuda Bay, Pumpkin Pie, Calypso Coral, So Saffron, Pool Party – punch out 1 1/2″ circle from each, add to card front
  • Black Glimmer and Gold Foil – punch out 1/2″ circles (retired) from each, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp bat 5 times in Memento Black, cut out, add to card front

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…

Next up in our Christmas Collections we featured the Gnome for the Holidays stamp set with the Heartwarming Hugs Designer Paper for a warm holiday feel!  Our GNOME FOR THE HOLIDAY COLLECTION has THREE cards (one a special fold card), and a darling home décor item perfect for a small gift!  See more details HERE!

 

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Bermuda Bay, Calypso Coral, So Saffron, Pool Party, Black Glimmer, Gold Foil
Ink: Memento Black
Other: 1 1/2″ circle punch, 1/2″ circle punch (retired)

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Spooky Halloween

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is spooky Halloween…

Here’s the details…

  • Basic Black – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pretty Peacock – 3 1/2 x 5 1/2, sponge trees using Basic Grey
  • Wrap two piece of Metallic Mesh around panel
  • Add piece of Magic in This Night DSP (Razzleberry spider print) – 3/4 x 5 1/2, add panel to card front
  • Right Razzleberry – stamp greeting using Versamark, silver emboss, cut out with smaller label, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Smoky Slate – punch out 1 1/2″ circle, sponge Basic Grey ink around circle, add to card front
  • Basic Black – stamp double bats using Versamark, silver emboss, cut out using dies, add to label
  • Basic Black – cut out the three little bats die, add to card front
  • Add some Iridescent Pearls to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up!’s new CURVY CELEBRATIONS SUITE is an early release of the QUITE CURVY STAMP SET AND CURVY DIES that will be in the new January-June 2021 Mini Catalog.  We’ve combined it with the coordinating Christmas stamp set, CURVY CHRISTMAS and CLASSIC CHRISTMAS DESIGNER PAPER in this Collection of EIGHT card tutorials!  See more details HERE!

 

Set(s): Hallows Magic Night
Paper: Basic Black, Pretty Peacock, Right Razzleberry, Magic in This Night DSP
Ink: Basic Grey, Versamark
Other: Halloween Magic Dies, 1 1/2″ Circle Punch, Silver Embossing Powder, Metallic Mesh, Iridescent Pearls, Basic Decorative Masks, Dimensionals

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

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

Halloween Favor

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to make a Halloween Favor.  I decided to use the cute little Treat Box die to make mine!

Here’s the details…

  • Rich Razzleberry – cut out Treat box, run through cobwebs embossing folder on the back panel, put together folding over the flap in the front
  • Plaid tidings – 1 x 6 wrap around the treat box
  • Black Glitter – 1/2 x 6 wrap around the treat box
  • Mango Melody – stamp greeting using Memento Black then cut out tag, add to treat box using dimensionals
  • Black Glitter AND Pumpkin Pie – cut out the little spider, add black one to the tag and Pumpkin one to the back panel of box
  • Add a piece of the Black Glitter Ribbon to the box and tie around it with the Silver Mesh Ribbon
  • Add a Iridescent Pearl to the Pumpkin Spider to finish off
  • Add some candy and you are ready to go!

And now for our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up!’s new CURVY CELEBRATIONS SUITE is an early release of the QUITE CURVY STAMP SET AND CURVY DIES that will be in the new January-June 2021 Mini Catalog.  We’ve combined it with the coordinating Christmas stamp set, CURVY CHRISTMAS and CLASSIC CHRISTMAS DESIGNER PAPER in this Collection of EIGHT card tutorials!  See more details HERE!

 

Set(s): Little Treats
Paper: Rich Razzleberry, Mango Melody, Pumpkin Pie, Plaid Tidings DSP, Black Glitter
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Little Treat Box Dies, Cobwebs Folder, Silver Mesh Ribbon, Glittered Organdy Ribbon, Iridescent Pearl, Dimensionals

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

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

Cute Halloween

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 and what is cuter than our adorable Have a Hoot set…

Here’s the details…

  • Grey Granite – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Grey Granite – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Cobwebs folder, add to card front
  • Rich Razzleberry – 2 1/2 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Regals DSP (Pumpkin Pie dotted print), 2 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 1 x 4 1/4,  stamp greeting using Rich Razzleberry, add to card dront
  • Basic Black – 1/8 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic Black – cut out cobweb, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp owl using Memento Black, color using Blends, cut out add to card front using dimensionals
  • Daffodil Delight – punch out 1 1/2″ circle then punch again to make a moon, sponge using Bumblebee ink, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add an Iridescent Pearl to moon to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Our first Christmas collection for the season is the beautiful POINSETTIA PETALS SUITE of products in a variety of colors!  Our POINSETTIA PETALS COLLECTION has FOUR cards and two small 3D projects, perfect for the upcoming Christmas holiday, for a total of SIX brand new tutorials!  See more details here!

 

Set(s): Have a Hoot
Paper: Whisper White, Grey Granite, Basic Black, Rich Razzleberry, Daffodil Delight, Regals DSP Paper Print
Ink: Memento Black, Bumblebee, BLENDS:  Rich Razzleberry (B), Grey Granite (B), Daffodil Delight (B), Pumpkin Pie (Dk)
Other: Peek-a-Hoot Dies, 1 1/2″ Circle Punch, Cobwebs Embossing Folder, Iridescent Pearls, Dimensionals

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

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

IM141 – Hallows Night Magic

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

This was such a fun one…

Here’s the details…

  • Smoky Slate – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Smoky Slate – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Cobwebs folder
  • Misty Moonlight – cut out largest Halloween Magic Dies Label, add to card front
  • Basic Black – cut out detailed edge, add to card front
  • Add piece of 1 1/2″ Metallic Mesh Ribbon
  • Whisper White – cut out smaller Halloween Magic Dies Label, stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – stamp bat (1 of large, 2 of small) using Versamark, silver emboss, cut out add, to card front
  • Add some blue Holiday 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…

Our HALLOWS NIGHT MAGIC COLLECTION has TWO card tutorials and TWO home decor/favor tutorials.  These tutorials are easy enough for in-person or online classes!  ALL four tutorials using the HALLOWS NIGHT MAGIC BUNDLE are BRAND NEW and have step-by-step directions.  See more details HERE!

 

Set(s): Hallows Night Magic
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Smoky Slate, Misty Moonlight
Ink: Memento Black, Versamark
Other: Halloween Magic Dies, Silver Embossing Powder, Cobwebs Embossing Folder, 1 1/2 Metallic Mesh Ribbon, Holiday Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Spooktacular Bash

Happy Halloween and Happy Thursday! This week we have a great inspiration for you.

This just said HALLOWEEN to me…

Here’s the details…

  • Pumpkin Pie – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Monster Bash DSP (bat print) – 4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1 3/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Silver Glitter – 1/8 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp dracula and mummy in Memento Black, color using Pumpkin Pie, Smoky Slate, cut out, layer onto Pumpkin Pie Ornate Frame, add to card front
  • Terracotta Tile – stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut out using Ornate Die, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp bats using Memento Black, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals

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

And it’s the third week of our 6 weeks of Christmas and this week we have…

Next up is the REVERSIBLE stamp set, Cup of Christmas! What a FUN concept and who wouldn’t love some hot cocoa, coffee or tea in those CUTE mugs? We’ve matched the Cup of Christmas Stamp Set and Cup of Cheer Dies with the Night Before Christmas Designer Paper. This tutorial Collection has three cards (one a special fun fold holding a gift card) and a super fun 3D project to make for craft fairs or friends and family! See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Spooktacular Bash, Wickedly Wonderful
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Terracotta Tile, Monster Bash DSP, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS – Pumpkin Pie, Smoky Slate
Other: Ornate Frames Die, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

 

 

IM95 – Wonderfully Wicked

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is just in time for Halloween – cut black cat cookies!

Here’s what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Monster Bash DSP – grey spider web – 2 1/2 x 5, add to card front
  • Monster Bash DSP – yellow print – 1 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Add piece of the Basic Black 3/8″ Scallop edge ribbon
  • Whisper White – cut out oval, add to card front using dimesnionals
  • Basic Black – punch out card, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp pumpkin (Gather Together) using Memento Black, color using So Saffron Blends, cut out, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp car using Memento Black, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Smoky Slate – 1 x 2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Monster Bash Grey Enamel Dots to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Our next Collection of tutorials is the so, so FUN #ELFIE Stamp Set!  Who can resist those darling elves? They are perfect for cards, tags, favors and a whole host of other projects! We’ve used the #ELFIE stamp set with Let it Snow Designer Paper for our tutorial Collection of three cards (one a special fun fold) and a super fun small 3D project!  Find all the details HERE!

Set(s): Wonderfully Wicked, Gather Together
Paper: Very Vanilla, Basic Black, So Saffron, Monster Bash DSP
Ink: Momento Black, BLENDS: So Saffron
Other: Cat Punch, Black 3/8″ Scallop Edge Ribbon, Monster Bash Enamel Shapes, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Halloween Favor

And it’s Saturday again and ALMOST Halloween!  This week our theme is to make a Halloween treat or favor.  I decided to have a little fun with the Harvest Hello set…

Here’s the details…

  • Pumpkin Pie – stamp two of the pumpkin images using Memento Black, add face to one of the two, punch out
  • Crumb Cake – stamp stem in Memento Black cut or punch out
  • Old Olive – stamp 2 of the pumpkin leaves in Memento Black, cut out
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Memento Black, punch out using Classic Label punch

Next…

  • Pumpkin Pie – cut piece 1  1/2 x 5, score 3/8 in on each side and notch…it should look like this

  • Now add glue to the notch and add first to one pumpkin and then add the other on top.  Here is is add to the first one…

  • Once both sides are done ad a strip of Old Olive 3/8 x 5 1/2 as a handle and finish decorating the front!

CUTE!

And now our latest collection…

Our next Collection of tutorials is the so, so FUN #ELFIE Stamp Set!  Who can resist those darling elves? They are perfect for cards, tags, favors and a whole host of other projects! We’ve used the #ELFIE stamp set with Let it Snow Designer Paper for our tutorial Collection of three cards (one a special fun fold) and a super fun small 3D project!  Find all the details HERE!

See more details HERE!

Set(s): Harvest Hello
Paper: Whisper White, Pumpkin Pie, Old Olive, Crumb Cake
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Apple Builder Punch, Classic Label Punch

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

 

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Spooky Halloween

And it’s Saturday again! We are continuing with our Halloween fun with this week’s theme of spooky Halloween card!

Here’s the details…

  • Basic Black – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Monster Bash DSP (spiderweb print) – 3 3/4 x 5, layer onto Real Red 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Red Glimmer – 1/2x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Real Red and Black Foil – cut out Wicked, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp spiders using Versamark, black emboss, cut out and add to card front
  • Add some Red Rhinestones to finish off

Not sure how “spooky” this is but I like it!

And now our latest collection…it’s the first week of our 6 weeks of Christmas!

Our next Collection of tutorials features the GORGEOUS Christmas Gleaming Bundle! The Brightly Gleaming Suite of products are striking with their copper accents and the Hammered Metal Embossing Folder goes with everything! We’ve used the Christmas Gleaming Stamp Set and Gleaming Ornaments Punch Pack for our tutorial Collection of three cards (one a special fun fold) and a extremely useful 3D project that would be fun as it’s own class!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Wonderfully Wicked
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Real Red, Monster Bash DSP, Black Foil, Red Glimmer
Ink: Versamark
Other: Red Rhinestones, Black Embossing Powder, Wicked Dies, Dimensionals

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

 

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!