Category Archives: Inspiration Monday

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’!

 

IM82 – Royal Peacock

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is fun peacock cookies!

Here’s what I came up with…

I just LOVE the feather die in this set!

Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Soft Seafoam – 3 3/4 x 5 1/2, run through the Beads and Baubles Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out largest Stitched Oval, add Pretty Peacock/Old Olive Reversible Ribbon behind, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Noble Peacock Foil Sheets – cut one feather out of each color, add to card front
  • Pear Pizzazz – 1/2 x 1 3/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Noble Peacock Rhinestones to finish off

AND…take a look at our NEWEST Collection!  We love the bright colors in this one!

Our brand new Royal Peacock Collection is here, featuring the Noble Peacock Suite of products! Do you LOVE sparkle and shine? Then the gorgeous Noble Peacock Specialty Designer Paper and Foil Sheets with their stunning metallic finishes are perfect for you! This Collection features three cards (one a fun-fold) and a special 3D home décor project you are going to love to make for yourself or to give away as a gift! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Royal Peacock
Paper: Whisper White, Soft Seafoam, Pear Pizzazz, Noble Peacock Foil Sheets
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Beads and Baubles Embossing Folder, Stitched Shapes Dies, Pretty Peacock/Old Olive Reversible Ribbon, Noble Peacock Dies, Noble Peacock Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM81 – Good Morning Magnolia

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a gorgeous fused glass clock!

Here’s what I came up with…

I love how soft and pretty this came out!

Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Soft Seafoam – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Eyelet Lace Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Flirty Flamingo DSP print – 2 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out the 2 1/4 x 3 1/2 stitched rectangle, stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front using dimensinoals
  • Add piece of White Linen Ribbon to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flower using Memento Black, color using Blends: Flirty Flamingo, Granny Apple Green, Soft Suede, cut out add to card front using dimensionals

And now for our latest collection…Lots of Cheer!

Ho! Ho! Ho!  It’s Christmas in July!  We are featuring the Lots of Cheer stamp set and Tags & More Accessory Kit in our next Collection to get you THINKING about your Christmas card classes, buffets or personal cards!  This Lots of Cheer Collection would make a wonderful Product Class as it uses minimal supplies.  Have each person purchase the Tags & More Accessory Kit ($9) and use your stamp set to complete the cards!  We have SIX step-by-step card tutorials to help you get started!  See all the details here!

Set(s): Good Morning Magnolia
Paper: Whisper White, Soft Seafoam, Brights DSP paper Pack
Ink: Memento Black, Blends: Flirty Flamingo, Granny Apple Green, Soft Suede
Other: Eyelet Lace Embossing Folder, White Linen Ribbon, Rectangle Stitched Dies, Magnolia Memory Dies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM80 – Band Together

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration is a bright and happy floral print!

Here’s what I came up with…

I just LOVE the dies that go with this set!

Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Soft Seafoam – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flowers using Memento Black, color using Blends:  Poppy Parade, Calypso Coral, Granny Apple Green cut out
  • Calypso Coral – cut out smaller of the two bands, add flowers behind it, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut out with oval die, add to card front using dimensionals

And now for our latest collection…Lots of Cheer!

Ho! Ho! Ho!  It’s Christmas in July!  We are featuring the Lots of Cheer stamp set and Tags & More Accessory Kit in our next Collection to get you THINKING about your Christmas card classes, buffets or personal cards!  This Lots of Cheer Collection would make a wonderful Product Class as it uses minimal supplies.  Have each person purchase the Tags & More Accessory Kit ($9) and use your stamp set to complete the cards!  We have SIX step-by-step card tutorials to help you get started!  See all the details here!

Set(s): Band Together
Paper: Whisper White, Soft Seafoam, Calypso Coral
Ink: Memento Black, Blends: Poppy Parade, Calypso Coral, Granny Apple Green
Other: Subtle Embossing Folder, Detailed Bands Dies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

IM79 – Ride with Me

Happy Monday everyone! This week our inspiration are fun truck cookies!

Here’s what I came up with…

This new set is just so much fun!

Here’s the details…

  • Mossy Meadow – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Pumpkin Pie DSP – 3 3/8 x 3 7/8, staple piece of Grey Granite Texture Weave ribbon on top, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 1/4 x 4, layer onto Grey Granite 2 3/8 x 4 1/8, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1/4 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp truck and pumpkins in Memento Black, color using Blends:  Mossy Meadow, Basic Black, Smoky Slate, Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pumpkin Pie – 1/2 x 2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into points on both ends, add to card front using dimensionals

And now…our latest Collection!

Wow! What beautiful three-step roses and leaves in Stampin’ Up!’s To A Wild Rose Collection! So easy to get some real depth in the layers of these gorgeous flowers. Plus the bonus label and lattice dies really make this bundle a winner! In our To A Wild Rose Collection, you’ll get FOUR step-by-step tutorials…three unique card ideas (ONE is a fun special fold) and ONE quick and easy gift idea perfect for craft fairs, too! See the details HERE!

Set(s): Ride with Me
Paper: Whisper White, Mossy Meadow, Grey Granite, Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Regals DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Memento Black, Blends:  Mossy Meadow, Basic Black, Smoky Slate, Old Olive, Pumpkin Pie
Other: Grey Granite Texture Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!