Category Archives: Inspiration Monday

IM224 – Artfully Layered

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It’s Monday again and you know what that means…it’s time for another AWESOME inspiration! This week it’s a colorful print…I decided to do a slimline card front this…

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Here’s the details…

  • Petal Pink – 7 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic White – stamp largest leaf in Just Jade, cut out that and the largest detail leaf die, add to card front
  • Shaded Spruce – 1/2 x 5 1/2, cut slants on both ends, add to card front
  • Gold Metallic Paper – cut out medium detailed leaf and keep the little pieces in there – add to card front
  • Calypso Coral – stamp leaf in Calypso Coral, cut out, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3/4 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting in Versamark, gold emboss, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Add some Gilded 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…

Set(s): Artfully Layered
Paper: Basic White, Petal Pink, Calypso Coral, Shaded Spruce, Rose/Gold Metallic Paper
Ink: Calypso Coral, Just Jade, Versamark
Other: Tropical Layers Dies, Gilded Gems, Gold Embossing Powder

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22SPmary

IM223 – Flowering Rainboots

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

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How sweet is that!

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Daffodil Delight DSP – 2 x 5, add to card front on an angle
  • Granny Apple Green DSP – 2 x 4 1/2, add to card front on an angle
  • Basic White – punch out 2 large daisies, layer, add to card front, add 3/4″ Daffodil Delight circle to flower
  • Basic White – stamp watering can in Pumpkin Pie, seed packets in Granny Apple Green and flower cluster in Daffodil Delight, cut everything out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pumpkin Pie – 5/8 x  2 1/2, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some green Genial Gems to flower centers 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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Let your inspiration “grow” with the greenhouse and plant images in the GARDEN GREENHOUSE STAMP SET and GREENHOUSE DIES and create the garden of your dreams!  The large and detailed greenhouse images are generously sized to be the focal image on your cards and perfect for a nature lover!  We’ve combined the GARDEN GREENHOUSE BUNDLE with the Bloom Where You are Planted Designer Paper for our three cards (one a fun fold!) and a special home decor project, perfect for your classes, included in this Collection!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Flowering Rainboots
Paper: Basic White, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight, Brights DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Memento Black, Pumpkin Pie, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green
Other: Rain Boots Dies, Daisy Punch, 3/4″ circle punch (retired), Genial Gems, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22SPmary

IM222 – Honeybee Home

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

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Oh that is just perfect for spring!

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Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 x 5, run through the Stripes embossing folder, add strip of blue dotted dsp (You’re a Peach) 1/2 x 4 1/2 behind the panel, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp tallest image twice in Memento Black and smaller image in Memento Black, color with Blends, cut out and add to card front
  • Flirty Flamingo – 3/4 x 2, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add piece of Bumblebee Gingham ribbon, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add a couple of Brushed Brass Butterflies 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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Slimline cards are SO popular right now and SO easy to make!  We’ve combined the elegant pencil drawings of HONEYBEE HOME STAMP SET and nature inspired HONEYBEE BLOOMS DIES with the long shape of the 3-1/2 x 8-1/2 slimline cards for a special card-only collection!  The expanded design area on these slimline cards allows for even more creativity when you invite the outdoors into your stamping studio using the HONEYBEE HOME BUNDLE and HEART & HOME DESIGNER PAPER! We have SIX slimline card tutorials included in this Collection!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Honeybee Home
Paper: Basic White, So Saffron, Flirty Flamingo, You’re a Peach DSP
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Balmy Blue, Flirty Flamingo, So Saffron, Old Olive
Other: Honeybee Blooms Dies, Stripes & Splatters Embossing Folders, Bumblebee Gingham Ribbon, Brushed Brass Butterflies, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22SPmary

IM221 – Biggest Wish

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

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Sweet and simple…

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Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Crumb Cake – 3 3/4 x 5, run through Stitched Greenery dies, add to card front
  • Pansy Petals DSP (yellow print) – 1 x 3 1/4, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Daffodil Delight – punch out two medium flower, layer add to card front
  • Granny Apple Green – cut out fern, add to card front
  • Basic White and Poppy Parade – cut out large and small mushroom, cut off top of Poppy Parade, add to white mushrooms, add to card front
  • Balmy Blue – cut out the 3 small flowers, add to card front
  • Add red Holiday Rhinestones to two flowers
  • Basic White – stamp greeting in Poppy Parade, cut out around it, 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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Slimline cards are SO popular right now and SO easy to make!  We’ve combined the elegant pencil drawings of HONEYBEE HOME STAMP SET and nature inspired HONEYBEE BLOOMS DIES with the long shape of the 3-1/2 x 8-1/2 slimline cards for a special card-only collection!  The expanded design area on these slimline cards allows for even more creativity when you invite the outdoors into your stamping studio using the HONEYBEE HOME BUNDLE and HEART & HOME DESIGNER PAPER! We have SIX slimline card tutorials included in this Collection!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Crumb Cake, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green, Poppy Parade, Balmy Blue
Ink: Poppy Parade
Other: Iconic Dies, Stitched Greenery Dies, Medium Daisy Punch, Holiday Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22SPmary

IM220 – Flowering Tulips

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

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Here’s what I did…

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Here’s the details…

  • Flirty Flamingo – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Pansy Petals DSP (green gingham) – 1 3/4 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White — cut out all the piece for the tulip flowers, color with Flirty Flamingo Blends, layer together
  • Soft Succulent – cut out stems and leaves, layer with the the tulip flowers on the panel
  • Tie Soft Succulent Satin Shimmer ribbon around panel and add to card front
  • Flirty Flamingo – 1 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Polished Dots 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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Next up for our tutorial class is the versatile ARTFULLY LAYERED COLLECTION!  The ARTFULLY LAYERED STAMP SET includes a combination of playful all-occasion greetings, along with some tropical greenery and plants.  The coordinating TROPICAL LAYERS DIES add texture and interest so you can mix and match the shapes for collages and layers.  The combination of the ARTFULLY LAYERED BUNDLE with the ARTFULLY COMPOSED Designer Paper evokes a tropical forest feel with a contemporary look to make your creations as simple or detailed as you chose! We have FOUR card tutorials and TWO cute favor box tutorials included in this Collection!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Flowering Tulips
Paper: Basic White, Flirty Flamingo, Soft Succulent, Pansy Petals DSP
Ink: Memento Black, BLENDS:  Flirty Flamingo
Other: Tulip Dies, Polished Dots, Soft Succulent Satin Shimmer Ribbon, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22SPmary

IM219 – Cactus Cuties

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

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How sweet is that!

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Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Abstract Beauty DSP (green ombre print) – 4 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • Blushing Bride – cut out Scallop Contours Dies, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp cactus in Mint Macaron, Just Jade and Shaded Spruce, stamp put in Crumb Cake with Soft Suede accent, flowers in Polished Pink with Melon Mambo accents, cut everything out, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Whit e- 1/2 x 2 5/8, stamp greeting in Polished Pink, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some small 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 know you have been waiting for our HELLO LADYBUG STAMP SET AND LADYBUG BUILDER PUNCH COLLECTION!  The stamp set includes adorable ladybug and flower images, as well as friendship-themed greetings.  And we’ve expanded the use of the punch by designing some friends for our ladybug!  The combination of the Hello Ladybug Collection with the Sweet Talk Designer Paper is full of colorful fun.  We have three card tutorials (one a special fold) and a darling home decor or gift packaging project for children and adults alike!  See more details here!

Set(s): Cactus Cuties
Paper: Basic White, Crumb Cake, Blushing Bride, Abstract Beauty DSP
Ink: Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Mint Macaron, Just Jade, Shaded Spruce, Polished Pink, Melon Mambo
Other: Scalloped Contour Dies, Iridescent Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22SPmary

IM218 – Wave of Inspiration

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

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Perfect for our new Waves of Inspiration…

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Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Pacific Point – 2 1/4 x 5, run through the splatter folder, sponge with Pacific Point ink, add to card front
  • Night of Navy – 1 1/4 x 5, run through the stripes folder, sponge with Night of Navy ink, add to card front
  • Coastal Cabana – 1/2 x 3, add to card front
  • Basic White – 2 1/4 x 4 1/2, ink wave stamp in Coastal Cabana, Pacific Point and Night of Navy, stamp birds in Night of Navy, add panel to card front using Dimensionals
  • Crumb Cake – stamp greeting in Night of Navy, cut out with the thin label, add piece of the Cabana foil – 1/4 x 3 1/2, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Rhinestone Wave Jewels 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 know you have been waiting for our HELLO LADYBUG STAMP SET AND LADYBUG BUILDER PUNCH COLLECTION!  The stamp set includes adorable ladybug and flower images, as well as friendship-themed greetings.  And we’ve expanded the use of the punch by designing some friends for our ladybug!  The combination of the Hello Ladybug Collection with the Sweet Talk Designer Paper is full of colorful fun.  We have three card tutorials (one a special fold) and a darling home decor or gift packaging project for children and adults alike!  See more details here!

Set(s): Waves of Inspiration
Paper: Basic White, Crumb Cake, Pacific Point, Night of Navy, Coastal Cabana, Blue Foils
Ink: Coastal Cabana, Pacific Point, Night of Navy
Other: Waves Dies, Rhinestone Wave Jewels, Stripes/Splatters Embossing Folders, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

22SPmary

IM217 – Hello Ladybug

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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 cookies…

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So adorable!

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I just had to use the new ladybug punch!  Here’s the details…

  • Real Red – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 4 x 5 1/4, stamp hello in Real Red and my friend in Memento Black, add to card front
  • Daffodil Delight – punch out 6 medium daisies, layer, add to card front
  • Basic Black – punch out 3 ladybug bodies
  • Real Red – punch out 3 wings, stamp dots in Memento Black, layer onto bodies, add to card front
  • Add some Iridescent Rhinestones to flowers 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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Swim into a sea of creativity by using the seaside supplies in Stampin’ Up!’s early catalog release bundle, WAVES OF INSPIRATION STAMP SET AND WAVES DIES!  We’ve combined the WAVES OF INSPIRATION BUNDLE with the Waves of the Ocean Designer Paper which features a poured paint marble look, marine-colored Blue Foils Paper and gorgeous Rhinestone Waves Jewel Embellishments!  Our WAVES OF INSPIRATION CARD COLLECTION has SIX step-by-step card tutorials just waiting for you to use and be inspired!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Hello Ladybug
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Real Red, Daffodil Deligt
Ink: Memento Black, Real Red
Other: Ladybug Builder Punch, Medium Daisy Punch, Iridescent Rhinestones

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM216 – Flowering Rain Boots

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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 bright and color door decoration…

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How happy is that!

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Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Brights DSP (Real Red) – 2 3/4 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1 1/2 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp boots in Daffodil Delight and flowers 2 times in Real Red, cut out layer and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – 5/8 x 2 5/8, stamp greeting in Versamark and white emboss, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some of the clear tear drop Epoxy Essentials
  • Tie bow in the Black/White Gingham ribbon and add to boots 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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Build a bouquet of tulips in any color with Stampin’ Up!’s FLOWERING TULIPS STAMP SET AND TULIP DIES.  We’ve combined this FLOWERING TULIPS Bundle with the Flowering Fields Designer Paper for a coordinated look.  Our FLOWERING TULIPS COLLECTION of tutorials has SIX projects – FOUR step-by-step card tutorials and TWO quick and easy favor/treat gifts – they are sure to bring a smile to the recipient’s face!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Flowering Rain Boots
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Daffodil Delight, Brights DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Daffodil Delight, Real Red, Versamark
Other: Rain Boots Dies, Clear Epoxy Essentials, Black/White Gingham Ribbon, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM215 – Rainbows 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 collection of fun vases…

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I decided to go with the rainbow one…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, cut out cloud border on piece of cardstock, use it so sponge Pool Party ink to make clouds in the sky, stamp greeting in Memento Black, add to card front
  • Sunshine & Rainbows DSP (SAB) – 2 x 2
  • Basic White – 1 3/4 x 2 3/4, cut out full rainbow, add to DSP
  • Flirty Flamingo Metallic Ribbon – fold two pieces of ribbon, add to each side of panel 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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Build a bouquet of tulips in any color with Stampin’ Up!’s FLOWERING TULIPS STAMP SET AND TULIP DIES.  We’ve combined this FLOWERING TULIPS Bundle with the Flowering Fields Designer Paper for a coordinated look.  Our FLOWERING TULIPS COLLECTION of tutorials has SIX projects – FOUR step-by-step card tutorials and TWO quick and easy favor/treat gifts – they are sure to bring a smile to the recipient’s face!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Rainbows of Happiness
Paper: Basic White, Pool Party, Sunshine & Rainbows DSP (SAB)
Ink: Memento Black, Pool Party
Other: Brilliant Rainbows Dies, Basic Border Dies, Flirty Flamingo Metallic Ribbon, Iridescent Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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