Category Archives: Inspiration Monday

IM212 – Rainbow of Happiness

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its a pretty decor item…

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Oh I just LOVE rainbows…

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White 3 3/4 x 5, fold piece of Highland Heather Grosgrain in half, staple to top, add panel to card front using dimenisonals
  • Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron, Balmy Blue, Highland Heather – cut out pieces of the rainbow, add to card front
  • Sunshine & Rainbows DSP (SAB) – cut out three different clouds, layer 2 and add to card front using dimensionals
  • So Saffron – punch out 1 1/4″ circle (retired), add behind the 3rd cut out cloud, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Blushing Bride – 1/2 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into stamp on one end, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Iridescent 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…

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We are calling for SPRING in our next Collection from the January-June Mini Catalog using the DAFFODIL DAYDREAM STAMP SET and DAFFODIL DIES!  These spring flower images are perfect for coloring or use the dies to build flowers in a variety of colors!  We’ve combined this Daffodil Daydream Bundle with the FREE Sale-A-Bration Daffodil Afternoon Designer Paper for a coordinated look.  Our DAFFODIL DAYDREAM COLLECTION has THREE step-by-step card tutorials (one a special fold!) and a useful 3D project, perfect for your desk!    See more details here!

Set(s): Rainbow of Happiness
Paper: Basic White, Blushing Bride, Mint Macaron, Balmy Blue, Highland Heather, So Saffron, Sunshine & Rainbows DSP (SAB)
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Brilliant Rainbow Dies, Iridescent Rhinestones, Highland Heather Grosgrain Ribbon, 1 1/4″ Circle Punch (retired), Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM211 – Nuts & Bolts

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its fun clip art…

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Have I mentioned I just love these cute little robots?

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Here’s the details…

  • Real Red – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Hive Embossing Folder, wrap piece of Highland Heather Grosgrain ribbon around panel, add to card front
  • Sweet Talk DSP – cut out 3 plain hearts using Heart Punch Pack, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White – stamp the 3 robots, color with Highland Heather and Real Red Blends, cut out add to card front
  • Real Red – stamp greeting in Versamark, white emboss, punch out with the double oval punch, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Red 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…

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We are calling for SPRING in our next Collection from the January-June Mini Catalog using the DAFFODIL DAYDREAM STAMP SET and DAFFODIL DIES!  These spring flower images are perfect for coloring or use the dies to build flowers in a variety of colors!  We’ve combined this Daffodil Daydream Bundle with the FREE Sale-A-Bration Daffodil Afternoon Designer Paper for a coordinated look.  Our DAFFODIL DAYDREAM COLLECTION has THREE step-by-step card tutorials (one a special fold!) and a useful 3D project, perfect for your desk!    See more details here!

Set(s): Nuts & Bolts
Paper: Basic White, Real Red, Sweet Talk DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Versamark, BLENDS:  Highland Heather, Real Red
Other: Hive Embossing Folder, Heart Punch Pack, Double Oval Punch, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM210 – Daffodil Daydream

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its a pretty daffodil cake…

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This just had to be the Daffodil Dream set

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Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Daffodil Afternoon DSP (SAB) – 2 1/2 x 5, add to card front
  • Daffodil Afternoon DSP (SAB) – 1 1/2 x 4 1/4, use the Tailored Tag to punch end into point, stamp image in Memento Black, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp image in Memento Black, color with Blends, cut out and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Daffodil Delight – 3/4 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting in Memento Black, use punch to punch end into point, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Iridescent 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…

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Our next Collection in the January-June Mini Catalog is the darling SWEET CONVERSATIONS STAMP SET and SWEET HEARTS DIES!  These cute heart graphics can be used for more than Valentine’s Day, think birthdays, anniversaries, weddings…or anytime you want to share a little heart love!  We’ve combined this Sweet Conversations Bundle with the Sweet Talk Designer Paper which also has stripes and non-Valentine prints!  Our SWEET CONVERSATIONS COLLECTION has THREE step-by-step card tutorials (one a special fold!) and a cute 3D project to fill with treats!  See more details here!

Set(s): Daffodil Dream, Inspired Thoughts
Paper: Basic White, Daffodil Delight, Daffodil Afternoon DSP (SAB)
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Daffodil Delight, So Saffron, Old Olive
Other: Daffodil Dies, Tailored Tag, Iridescent Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM209 – Sweet Conversations

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

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This was perfect for the new Sweet Conversations bundle…

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Here’s the details…

  • Flirty Flaming – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, stamp heart in Flirty Flamingo, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green, Balmy Blue and Highland Heather, stamp word hearts in Memento Black, add to card front
  • Flirty Flamingo, Granny Apple Green, Daffodil Delight – cut out large banner and layer
  • Basic White – punch out plain heart, add on top of banners, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Balmy Blue – cut out tag, stamp X and O in Balmy Blue, small dots in Highland Heather and greeting in Memento Black, staple folded piece of Highland Heather Grosgrain Ribbon to the top of tag, add tag to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some small Adhesive Backed Hexagons to heart 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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We are excited to kick off a new Sale-A-Bration Special Collection with the beautiful Friendly Hello Stamp Set and Friendly Hello Designer Paper Bundle!  This is a FREE Level 2 option when you purchase $100 or more in Stampin’ Up! products and we KNOW it will be popular with us AND our customers!  The Designer Paper has gorgeous colors and patterns to get you ready to bring on Spring and you can stamp directly on them to get even more variety!  Our Friendly Hello Collection has SIX step-by-step card tutorials that you won’t want to miss!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Sweet Conversations
Paper: Basic White, Flirty Flamingo, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green, Balmy Blue
Ink: Memento Black, Flirty Flamingo, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green, Balmy Blue, Highland Heather
Other: Sweet Hearts Dies, Adhesive Backed Hexagons, Highland Heather Grosgrain Ribbon Heart Punch Pack, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM208 – Hello Beautiful

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its a wreath just for the New Year…

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I went with the colors and all the fun squiggles

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic Black – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 1/4 x 4 3/4, stamp small solid image in Memento Black, lines and 3 small pieces in Versamark/gold emboss, arrows and diagonal lines in Versamark/silver emboss
  • Whimsy & Wonder DSP – TWO Silver/White Diagonal stripe pieces – 1/2 x 4 1/2, add behind panel, add panel to card front
  • Silver Foil – 1/4 x 2 3/4, cut diagonals on each end
  • Gold Metallic Paper – 1/2 x 2 1/2, cut diagonals on each end
  • Basic Black – 1/2 x 2 – stamp greeting in Versamark, silver emboss, cut diagonals on each end, layer the three pieces, add to card front to finish off
  • Add Black Classic Matte Dots, Silver Epoxy Essential Diamonds and Gilded Gems to card 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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We are excited to kick off a new Sale-A-Bration Special Collection with the beautiful Friendly Hello Stamp Set and Friendly Hello Designer Paper Bundle!  This is a FREE Level 2 option when you purchase $100 or more in Stampin’ Up! products and we KNOW it will be popular with us AND our customers!  The Designer Paper has gorgeous colors and patterns to get you ready to bring on Spring and you can stamp directly on them to get even more variety!  Our Friendly Hello Collection has SIX step-by-step card tutorials that you won’t want to miss!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Hello Beautiful
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Whimsy & Wonder DSP, Silver Foil, Gold Metallic Paper
Ink: Memento Black, Versamark
Other: Silver Embossing Powder, Gold Embossing Powder, Classic Matte Dots, Silver Epoxy Essentials, Gilded Gems, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM207 – Merry Snowflakes

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its pretty Christmas ornaments…

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Aren’t these colors soooo pretty?

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Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Merry Melody Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Pool Party – cut out two solid roundish ornaments
  • Basic White – cut out two detailed snowflake ornaments, layer, add to card front
  • Silver Foil – cut out two of the bow hangers, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp greeting using Versamark, silver emboss, cut out around greeting, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some light blue holiday rhinestones 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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We created this year’s BRAND NEW 2021 GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE COLLECTION with SIX new packaging ideas along with more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes! Yes, we include the recipes! We know you will love to give these special hand-made gifts to co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers! These little treats are perfect! We’ve used a variety of Stampin’ Up! July-December 2021 Mini Catalog stamp sets, punches and dies for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging up with the stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design is what is most important! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Merry Snowflakes
Paper: Basic White, Pool Party, Silver Foil
Ink: Versamark
Other: Delicate Baubles Dies, Merry Melody Embossing Folder, Holiday Rhinestones, Silver Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM206 – Banner Year

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its a beautiful Christmas Tree…

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I loved the pink and green ornaments on it so went with that…

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Here’s the details…

  • Soft Seafoam – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – cut out the detailed Christmas Pinecones Die, add to card front
  • Polished Pink, Marvelous Magenta, Granny Apply Green – cut out the solid ornament
  • Basic White – cut out 3 detailed ornaments, add to solid bases, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White – 3/8 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting in Granny Apple Green, cut into slants on both sides, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add small silver cord bows to each ornament
  • Add some of the new Iridescent Rhinestones to finish off the card

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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We created this year’s BRAND NEW 2021 GIFTS OF GOOD TASTE COLLECTION with SIX new packaging ideas along with more of our favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes! Yes, we include the recipes! We know you will love to give these special hand-made gifts to co-workers, neighbors, your mail person and package delivery drivers! These little treats are perfect! We’ve used a variety of Stampin’ Up! July-December 2021 Mini Catalog stamp sets, punches and dies for our decorating ideas, but you could mix the packaging up with the stamps and dies you already own…the recipe and package design is what is most important! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Soft Seafoam, Granny Apple Green, Polished Pink, Marvelous Magenta
Ink: Granny Apple Green
Other: Gingerbread Dies, Christmas Pinecones Dies, Simply Elegant Cord, Iridescent Rhinestones, Dimenstionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM205 – Frosted Gingerbread

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its a fun gingerbread cookies…

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Of course I had to use the cute Frosted Gingerbread set for this…

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Here’s the details…

  • Old Olive – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Gingerbread & Peppermint DSP – 3 x 5, add to card front
  • Real Red – cut Tailor Made Tag, add to card front
  • Cinnamon Cider – cut solid ornament and solid snowflake, sponge in Cinnamon Cider ink
  • Basic White – cut detailed ornament and detailed snowflake, add to solid pieces, layer and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Old Olive –  1/8 x 2 – stamp greeting in Versamark, whit emboss, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Flowers for Every Season White Ribbon – tie small bow, add to top of tag
  • Add some Red 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…

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Our popular TECHNIQUES Collection is back with our SIX new techniques for cards! We are featuring the upcoming BLESSINGS OF HOME STAMP SET and FLOWERS OF HOME DIES (available for demos to preorder now and customers on January 3) along with the techniques. These flower images are so pretty to color or leave monochromatic for a vintage look! We’ve also paired them with the HEART & HOME DESIGNER PAPER on our SIX technique card tutorials. See more details here!

Set(s): Frosted Gingerbread
Paper: Basic White, Old Olive, Cinnamon Cider, Real Red, Gingerbread & Peppermint DSP
Ink: Cinnamon Cider, Versamark
Other: Gingerbread Dies, Tailor Made Tags, Flowers for Every Season Ribbon, Red Rhinestones, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM204 – Christmas to Remember

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

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I wanted to create the feel of the wreath on my card and this is what I came up with…

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Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Crumb Cake – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Bark embossing folder, add to card front
  • Seasonal Label dies – cut out leaves in Evening Evergreen, Soft Succulent and Very Vanilla, make into a wreath, add to card front
  • Christmas Pinecone Dies – cut out small pinecones using Soft Suede for base and Early Espresso for detail, add to wreath
  • Very Vanilla – 5/8 x 4 – stamp greeting in Versamark, gold emboss, cut into banner on both ends, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Rose/Gold Metallic Paper – punch out four 1/4″ circles, add to card front
  • Tie bow in Fine Art Ribbon, add to wreath 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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Don’t you LOVE a great tree set? We do! In this bundle, use the trees singly or build an entire forest! They aren’t just for Christmas cards, this bundle can be used year-around to build a woodsy scene. For our Collection, we’ve paired Stampin’ Up!’s WHIMSICAL TREES STAMP SET and CHRISTMAS TREE DIES with the WHIMSY & WONDER DESIGNER PAPER to create three cards (one a special fold card) and a fabulous 3D project you can’t wait to use…just in time for the holidays! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Christmas to Remember
Paper: Very Vanilla, Crumb Cake, Soft Succulent, Evening Evergreen, Soft Suede, Early Espresso
Ink: Versamark
Other: Seasonal Label Dies, Christmas Pinecone Dies, Bark Embossing Folder, Fine Art Ribbon, 1/4″ Hole Punch (retired), Gold Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM203 – Banner Year

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week its a pretty fall corner of a room…

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Oh so pretty!  I picked up the colors from the inspiration piece for my card

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Here’s the details…

  • Very Vanilla – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Stitched Greenery die, add to card front
  • Neutrals DSP Paper Pack – (Night of Navy) – 1 x 4 1/4 and 3/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Soft Succulent – cut out largest Tailored Made Tag, add piece of the new Denim Ribbon, tie with Pale Papaya Ribbon, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Cut out leaves in Very Vanilla, Pale Papaya, Cajun Craze, and Night of Navy, add to tag
  • Pale Papaya – 5/8 x 4 1/4, stamp greeting in Night of Navy, 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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Don’t you LOVE a great tree set? We do! In this bundle, use the trees singly or build an entire forest! They aren’t just for Christmas cards, this bundle can be used year-around to build a woodsy scene. For our Collection, we’ve paired Stampin’ Up!’s WHIMSICAL TREES STAMP SET and CHRISTMAS TREE DIES with the WHIMSY & WONDER DESIGNER PAPER to create three cards (one a special fold card) and a fabulous 3D project you can’t wait to use…just in time for the holidays! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Very Vanilla, Soft Succulent, Pale Papaya, Cajun Craze, Night of Navy, Neutrals DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Night of Navy
Other: Intricate Leaves Dies, Tailored Made Tags Die, Stitched Greenery Die, Denim Ribbon, Pale Papaya Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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