Category Archives: Inspiration Monday

IM93 – Gather Together

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a basket of beautiful fall yarn!

Of course I just HAD to use the Gather Together set AGAIN…

Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Crumb Cake – 43 3/4, x 5, run through the Tin Tile Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Early Espresso – cut out largest Detailed Band, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp large leaf 2 times using Memento Black, color using Blends, cut out, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Early Espresso,  cut out using oval in Detailed Band, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Holiday Rhinestones to finish off.

And now for our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up! has released a special “Christmastime is Here” Product Suite! It is available for demos to order in October, and customers can begin ordering on November 1st! So, we have put together a BRAND NEW Collection using the Christmas Roses Stamp set and Roses Dies featuring tutorials for FOUR cards and TWO 3D projects that you will LOVE creating in your classes, or for friends and family! The gold metallic tones in the designer paper and Glitter Enamel Dots are beautiful! Get ready for the holidays early! See more details HERE!

AND…with the WONDERFUL Everything is Rosy bundle on sale we have a special collection for you…

BONUS! We have put together a BRAND NEW Collection using the EVERYTHING IS ROSY PRODUCT MEDLEY (on sale in the Clearance Rack while supplies last!) featuring tutorials for four cards and two 3D favors…suitable for gift giving or upcoming craft shows! The Rose Gold metallic accents in this product suite really SHINE! With all the PINK, this would be a great class for Breast Cancer Awareness this month! AND…we’ve priced our brand new…NEVER RELEASED BEFOREEverything is Rosy Collection…at a price of only $12 for another GREAT bargain! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Gather Together
Paper: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Early Epresso
Ink: Memento Black, Early Espresso, BLENDS:  Cherry Cobbler, Pumpkin Pie, Crushed Curry, Pretty Peacock, Old Olive
Other: Gather Leaves Dies, Detailed Band Dies, Tin Tile Embossing Folder, Holiday Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM92 – Gather Together

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a beautiful glass piece!

Of course I just HAD to use the Gather Together set AGAIN…

Here’s the details…

  • Smoky Slate – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, stamp greeting in Basic Grey and dots in Gold Metallic Ink, wrap piece of Gold 1/4″ Glimmer Ribbon around panel layer onto Basic Grey 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, add to card front
  • Cut our large leaf from Smoky Slate, medium leaf from Crushed Curry, and small leaf from Basic Grey
  • Punch out sprig from Gold Foil, layer everything together and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Tie bow from Gold 1/4″ Glimmer Ribbon, add to card front to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up! has released a special “Christmastime is Here” Product Suite! It is available for demos to order in October, and customers can begin ordering on November 1st! So, we have put together a BRAND NEW Collection using the Christmas Roses Stamp set and Roses Dies featuring tutorials for FOUR cards and TWO 3D projects that you will LOVE creating in your classes, or for friends and family! The gold metallic tones in the designer paper and Glitter Enamel Dots are beautiful! Get ready for the holidays early! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Gather Together
Paper: Whisper White, Smoky Slate, Basic Grey, Crushed Curry, Gold Foil
Ink: Basic Grey, Gold Metallic
Other: Gather Leaves Dies, Gold 1/4″ Shimmer Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM87 – Band Together

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is an AWESOME autumn wreath!

Here’s what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp each flower 3 times using Memento Black, color the full flower with Cajun Craze, Calypso Coral, Crumb Cake, Soft Suede and have flower with Bermuda Bay and Pool Party, stamp leaves 3 times with Memento Black and color using Mossy Meadow, cut everything out, layer and add to card front
  • Whisper White – Stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut out using oval, layer on top of a piece of 7/8″ Burlap Ribbon and Mossy Meadow Twine, add to card front using dimensionals

And now for our latest collection…

 

Another one of our favorites in the new Holiday catalog is the awesome bundle, Gather Together. It has the stamps with leaves and pumpkins, plus a die set with some embossed leaves! SOOOO fun! We have created a Collection of step-by-step tutorials using the Come to Gather Suite of products with three cards (one a fun fold) and a 3D project that you, your kids (of all ages!) or grandkids will enjoy! Makes an awesome gift, too! We know you will LOVE this new Collection!  See all the details here!

Set(s): Band Together
Paper: Very Vanilla
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Pumpkin Pie (Dark), Calypso Coral (Both), Bermuda Bay (Both), Pool Party (Dark), Crumb Cake (Both), Soft Suede (Both), Mossy Meadow (Both)
Other: Subtle Embossing Folder, Detailed Bands Dies, Burlap 7/8″ Ribbon, Magnolia Mossy Meadow Twine, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM86 – Colorful Season

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a pretty watercolor print!

PhotoCredit:
John Wilson White
Studio Phocasso

Here’s what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, layer onto Night of Navy 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Early Espresso – cut out the smaller Detailed Bands, add to card front
  • Seaside Spray – stamp greeting (Ride with Me) in Night of Navy, cut out with the same band, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp solid leaf – 2 Seaside Spray, 1 Crumb Cake and small leaf – one each in Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Night of Name
  • Detailed leaf – one each in Night of Navy and Soft Suede
  • Layer all the leaves on the card front
  • Add some gold metallic pearls to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up! has designed a “Make a Difference” stamp set called Nature’s Beauty in the Holiday Catalog, where $3 of every sale goes towards mental health organizations in each market. To support this endeavor, we have created a collection of SIX card tutorials featuring the Nature’s Beauty stamp set! We’ve already done the design work for you with step-by-step directions and cutting information for our SIX unique card design tutorials! More details here!

Set(s): Colorful Seasons, Ride with Me
Paper: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Early Espresso, Night of Navy, Seaside Spray
Ink: Night of Navy, Seaside Spray, Soft Suede, Crumb Cake
Other: Subtle Embossing Folder, Detailed Bands Dies, Metallic Pearls

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM85 – Band Together

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a pretty watercolor print!

Here’s what I came up with…

I went with the overall shape of the flowers and the colors.  The Band Together set was just PERFECT!

Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, run through the Subtles Embossing Folder, layer onto Poppy Parade 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flower using Memento Black, color using BLENDS:  Poppy Parade, Flirty Flamingo, So Saffron, Granny Apple Green, cut out, cut out full flower separate from test and mount lower down on stem to fit, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Blushing Bride – cut out the smaller band, stamp greeting on the center piece, add to card front using dimensionals.

And now for our latest collection…

Stampin’ Up! has designed a “Make a Difference” stamp set called Nature’s Beauty in the Holiday Catalog, where $3 of every sale goes towards mental health organizations in each market. To support this endeavor, we have created a collection of SIX card tutorials featuring the Nature’s Beauty stamp set! We’ve already done the design work for you with step-by-step directions and cutting information for our SIX unique card design tutorials! More details here!

Set(s): Band Together
Paper: Whisper White, Soft Seafoam, Poppy Parade, Blushing Bride
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS: Poppy Parade, Flirty Flamingo, So Saffron, Granny Apple Green
Other: Subtle Embossing Folder, Detailed Bands Dies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM84 – Over the Moon

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a cute cookie jar!

Here’s what I came up with…

I had such fun with this one!

Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, folded
  • Daffodil Delight – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Eyelet Lace Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Real Red – 1/4 x 3 5/8 AND 7/8 x 3 5/8
  • Pacific Point DSP – 2 1/4 x 3 5/8, add the two red and the Pacific Point print to the card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/2 x 4 7/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp the two cows and the heart conversation bubble in Memento Black, color using BLENDS:  Smoky Slate, Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green, cute everything out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – 3/8 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into a banner, add to card front using dimensionals

And now for our latest collection…


One of the fall bundles in the Holiday Catalog that caught our eye is Harvest Hellos…a set with BOTH apples AND pumpkins (and I’m sure a lot of other things we haven’t even imagined yet!) This Harvest Hellos Collection has three cards (one an awesome fun fold!) and a 3D project that can be used for gift giving or decorating! It’s SO fun! We know you will LOVE this new Collection!  See the details HERE!

Set(s): Over the Moon
Paper: Whisper White, Daffodil Delight, Real Red, Brights DSP paper pack, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS: Smoky Slate, Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green
Other: Eyelet Lace Embossing Folder,  Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM83 – Good Morning Magnolia

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is such a sunny cake!

Here’s what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • So Saffron – 1 1/2 x 3 7/8, add to card front, stamp greeting using Memento Black
  • So Saffron Gingham print – 2 1/2 x 3 7/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 1/2 x 4 1/4, punch our Ribbon Punch, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp magnolia in Memento Black, color using So Saffron, Mint Macaron and Crumb Cake, cut out.  Stamp center of magnolia again in Memento black, color in, cut out and add to magnolia.  Add to card front using dimensionals.  Add some Clear Epoxy drops to finish off.

And now for our latest collection…


One of the fall bundles in the Holiday Catalog that caught our eye is Harvest Hellos…a set with BOTH apples AND pumpkins (and I’m sure a lot of other things we haven’t even imagined yet!) This Harvest Hellos Collection has three cards (one an awesome fun fold!) and a 3D project that can be used for gift giving or decorating! It’s SO fun! We know you will LOVE this new Collection!  See the details HERE!

 

Set(s): Good Morning Magnolia
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Subtles DSP paper pack
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  So Saffron, Mint Macaron, Crumb Cake
Other: Subtles Embossing Folder, Ribbon Punch, Magnolia Memory Dies, Clear Epoxy Drops, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!