Category Archives: Occasions Mini

Bloom by Bloom

HAPPY NEW YEAR! I can’t believe it but we have mad! It’s time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge and this week we have an awesome sketch inspiration…

Oh I just had to use some NEW STUFF for this…

Here’s the details…

  • Petal Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Floral Romance DSP – Pear Pizzazz Leaf Print 2 3/4 x 5 1/4, add to card front
  • Floral Romance DSP – Petal Pink Confetti Print 2 3/4 x 4 3/8, layer onto Whisper White 2 7/8 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Floral Romance DSP – Mossy Meadow leaf print 3/4 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Fresh Fig Ruffled Ribbon – add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out largest stitched oval, stamp dots is Fresh Fig
  • Whisper White – stamp left/stem in Pear Pizzazz, large flower in Petal Pink, small flower in Grapefruit Grove, add it to the oval, add oval to the card front using dimensionals
  • Grapefruit Grove – stamp greeting using Memento Black cut out using circle framelit, add using dimensionals

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

The Occasions mini is now available for demos to preorder and we have jumped right in with one of our FAVORITE NEW SET.  Valentines Day will be here before you know it so get ready with our newest collection…

See details HERE!

Set(s): Bloom by Bloom, Bunch of Blossoms
Paper: Whisper White, Petal Pink, Grapefruit Grove, Floral Romance DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Pear Pizzazz, Petal Pink, Grapefruit Grove, Fresh Fig
Other: Fresh Fig Ruffled Ribbon, Stitched Framelits, Layering Circle Framelits

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Favorite Occasions Stamp Set

We are back and hope you all had a wonderful holiday and get ready…it is almost the countdown to 2019! It’s time for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop. This week we are featuring NEW STUFF and showing off our favorite new Occasions Mini set…that was a no brainer for me!  I LOVE this set!

This is one of those cards that just makes me HAPPY!

Here’s some general details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 5 1/4, run through the corrugated embossing folder and add to card front (note…when using this folder, I add extra width – this ended u 4 x 5 1/4 the size I needed)
  • Tropical Escape DSP – 1 1/2 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Bermuda Bay – 3/4 x 3 5/8, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/8 x 4 1/8, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp large flower in Pool Party, small flower in Bermuda Bay, and large stem/leave in Granny Apple Green, cut everything out, layer and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some of the Love What You Do Mini Pearls to finish off

I just LOVE the way this one turned out!

The Occasions mini is now available for demos to preorder and we have jumped right in with one of our FAVORITE NEW SETS…

Preorder has begun for the Occasions Catalog and demos are able to purchase the stamp set, Bloom by Bloom! (Customers can order beginning January 3!) These newest tutorials feature the FANTASTIC Happiness Blooms Suite of products! We fell in love with the bright, bold colors and retro flower look and are excited for you to see what we did with them! We have three cards (one a special fold) and a wonderful organizing project, all designed by Connie and Mary! See details HERE!

Set(s): Bloom by Bloom, Itty Bitty Birthdays
Paper: Whisper White, Bermuda Bay, Tropical Escape dsp, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Memento Black, Pool Party, Bermuda Bay, Granny Apple Green
Other: Corrugated Embossing Folder, Love What You Do Mini Pearls, 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’!

Butterfly Gala

Welcome back everyone!  I hope you had a wonderful holiday!  It’s time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge and this week we have a cool color inspiration…

Oh I just had to use some NEW STUFF for this…

My friends Jo and Jackie were over to play with our new stuff and I go to play with Jackie’s Butterfly Gala set.  This is what I came up with…nice and clean and simple!  Here’s the details…

  • Whisper White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Whisper White – 5 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out one of the Doily Builder Thinlets and add to card front
  • Balmy Blue – 1/2 x 4 1/2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp butterfly in Memento Black, add Balmy Blue to the top portion and Gorgeous Grape (stamped off once) in the bottom.  Use Blueberry Bushel and Gorgeous Grape markers  to add some highlights, punch out, add to card front

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

The Occasions mini is now available for demos to preorder and we have jumped right in with one of our FAVORITE NEW SETS…

Preorder has begun for the Occasions Catalog and demos are able to purchase the stamp set, Bloom by Bloom! (Customers can order beginning January 3!) These newest tutorials feature the FANTASTIC Happiness Blooms Suite of products! We fell in love with the bright, bold colors and retro flower look and are excited for you to see what we did with them! We have three cards (one a special fold) and a wonderful organizing project, all designed by Connie and Mary! See details HERE!

Set(s): Butterfly Gala
Paper: Whisper White, Balmy Blue
Ink: Memento Black, Balmy Blue, Blueberry Bushel, Gorgeous Grape
Other: Subtle Embossing Folder, Doily Builder Thinlet, Butterfly Duet Punch

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Itty Bitty Greetings

Happy Monday!  Time for another Create with Connie and Mary Monday Inspiration and this is a bit of a different one!

So here’s our inspiration picture…

This one was a bit tough but I pulled out the colors and some of the other elements to make my card for today…

Here’s the details…

  • Pool Party – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pool party – 3 3/4 x 4, run through the Scattered Sequins Embossing Folder
  • Tropical Escape dsp – 1 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to bottom of panel
  • Galvanized Metallic Paper – 1/4 x 4, add to panel, add panel to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – cut out circle using Layering Circle framelits, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 7/8 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting using Basic Black and Bermuda Bay, cut into banner
  • Blushing Bride – cut out two medium leaves
  • Bermuda Bay – cut out two large leaves, add one Blushing Bride leaf behind banner, add to card front, add the two Bermuda Bay and other Blushing Bride left to card front
  • Add two Basic Rhinestones to finish off

We have a BRAND NEW collection for you – Country Home!  We LOVE this set and have a great collection for you!

All the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Tropical Chick
Paper: Whisper White, Pool Party, Blushing Bride, Bermuda Bay, Tropical Escape dsp, Galvanized Metallic Paper
Ink: Basic Black, Bermuda Bay
Other: Tropical Thinlets, Scattered Sequins Embossing Folder, Layering Circles Framelits, Basic Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Colorful Seasons

Happy Monday!  Time for another Create with Connie and Mary Monday Inspiration!

So here’s our inspiration picture…

Oh my word…aren’t these colors just GORGEOUS?  I just had to use them for my inspiration!

Here’s the details…

  • Petal Pink – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 5/8 x 4 7/8, stamp greeting using Night of Navy, layer onto Night of Navy, 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp large leaf 2 times in Petal Pink, and small leaf 4 times in Night of Navy, cut out
  • Silver Foil – cut out two detailed leaves, layer everything together on the card front
  • Tie piece of Petal Pink Metallic Ribbon into a bow, add to card front
  • Add some Silver Metallic Pearls to finish off

And we have an AWESOME new collection for you – Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes – 6 UNIQUE little treat boxes 3 show different ways to use the take out box thinlet!  What are you waiting for…check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Colorful Seasons
Paper: Very Vanilla, Night of Navy, Petal Pink, Silver Foil
Ink: Night of Navy, Petal Pink
Other: Layering Seasons Thinlets, Petal Pink Metallic Ribbon, Silver Metallic Pearls, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Itty Bitty Greetings

Happy Labor Day Holiday to all of our US friends!  YAY…it’s a day off!  Oh…and by the way it is also Monday and time for another Create with Connie and Mary Monday Inspiration and although it is 90 degrees out…FALL is in the air!

So here’s our inspiration picture…

I decided this inspiration would be good for going with colors and also using the ‘leaves’ in the inspiration!

Here’s the details…

  • So Saffron – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • So Saffron – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtls Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Joyous Noel Merry Merlot striped 1 1/2 x 4 3/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 1/2 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting using Memento Black, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Merry Merlot, Pumpkin Pie, Mango Melody – cut out the detailed leaf from the Layering Seasons Thinlets, add to card front
  • Gold Cord – tie bow and add to card front
  • Add three Gold Faceted Gems to finish it off.

And we have an AWESOME new collection for you – Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes – 6 UNIQUE little treat boxes 3 show different ways to use the take out box thinlet!  What are you waiting for…check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Itty Bitty Greetings
Paper: Whisper White, So Saffron, Merry Merlot, Pumpkin Pie, Mango Melody, Joyous Noel dsp
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Layering Seasons Thinlets, Gold Cord, Gold Faceted Gems, Subtle Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

Wishing You Well

And here we are at Monday again…the LAST Monday in August.  How did THAT happen?  I just want to know where the summer went.  Seriously…I should only be June!  But we are definitely in the ‘dogs days of summer’ right now with the heat in the 90s…it is brutal out there!  But it is time for another inspiration!

So here’s our inspiration picture…

I decided this inspiration would be good for going with colors and using one of my very favorite new sets…Wishing You Well.

Here’s the details…

  • Bashful Blue – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Grey Granite striped print – 2 1/2 x 5, add to card front
  • So Saffron dotted print – 2 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 7/8 x 4, stamp wreath and greeting in Grey Granite, add to card front using dimensionals
  • So Saffron – cut out small flowers form the Gatefold framelits, snip between petals add to card front
  • Grey Granite – punch out 1/8″ holes, add to the center of each flower
  • Whisper White- stamp bow in Bashful Blue, cut out and add to card front to finish off.

Don’t forget our new collection…Wishing You Well from the NEW Holiday Mini!  Four unique cards (one for each season) – one a fancy fold and one 3D item!  Check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Don’t forget to head over to Create with Connie and Mary to see Connie’s GREAT project!

Set(s): Wishing You Well
Paper: Whisper White, Grey Granite, So Saffron, Bashful Blue, Neutrals paper pack, Subtles paper pack
Ink: Grey Granite, Bashful Blue
Other: Gatefold Framelits, 1/8″ Hole Punch, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!