Category Archives: Saturday Blog Hop

Card with Leaves

Time for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop.  This week it is all about leave…LOVE leaves!

Here’s the details…

  • Tranquil Tide – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Tranquil Tide – 5 1/4 x 4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Joyous Noel (Tranquil/Copper print) – 1 x 4 1/2.  add to card front
  • Joyous Noel (White, Granite, Tranquil print) – 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Whisper Whit – cut out long leaf, add to card front
  • Copper Foil – cut out large leaf, add to card front
  • Grey Granite – cut out large 3 leaf stem, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting using Tranquil Tide, cut out using Oval Framelit
  • Copper Foil – cut out match oval scallop, layer, add to card front using dimensionals

LOVE these colors together!

We are celebrating CHRISTMAS!  For the next 5 week we will have a weekly collection featuring an awesome new set!  First up is a special set available to demos now and customers in November – Snow is Glistening! Check it out!

All the details HERE!

Set(s): Itty Bitty Greetings
Paper: Whisper White, Grey Granite, Tranquil Tide, Copper Foil, Joyous Noel dsp
Ink: Tranquil Tide
Other: Layering Oval Framelits, Detail Leaves Thinlets, Subtle Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Halloween Favor

Welcome to October!  Do you feel fall is in the air?  Well around here some days yes and some days no!   Our challenge this time is to make a Halloween favor. With a pre-made box and the darling Trick or Tweet set…this was easy!

How cute (and easy) is this!

Here’s the details…

  • Silver Gable box – put it together
  • Basic Black – 3/4 x 4, add to bottom of box on the front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/4 x 3 3/4, add to box
  • Whisper White – stamp greeting in Memento Black, punch out with 1 3/4 Circle punch, add to box front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp kitty in Memento Black, color with the light Basic Black Blends and the Smoky Slate ones, cut out, add using dimensionals
  • Basic Black – punch out two of the bats – add to box
  • Black Organza Glitter ribbon – tie into a bow, add to top of box

See…SIMPLE!

We have just released a BRAND NEW collection for you – Falling for Leaves! We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

All the details HERE!

Set(s): Trick or Tweet
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Memento Black, Blends: Basic Black, Smoky Slate
Other: Silver Gable Box, 1 3/4″ Circle Punch Spooky Bats Punch, Black Organza Glitter Ribbon, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Trick or Tweet

We’ve made it to the end of September and our challenge this time is to make a cute Halloween card.  The Trick or Tweet set is perfect for this challenge!

How fun is this!

Here’s the details…

  • Crushed Curry – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Crushed Curry – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Swirls and Curls embossing folder, add to card front
  • Blackberry Bliss – 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Pumpkin Pie – 4 3/4 x 2 1/4, add to card front on an angle using dimensionals
  • Toil and Trouble dsp – 4 1/2 x 2 1/4, add to card front
  • Crushed Curry – punch 2″ circle, sponge using Crushed Curry, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 5/8 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into a banner, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp dog using Memento Black, color with Blackberry Bliss, Mango Melody, Crumb Cake, Basic Black, cut out add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Black, punch out bats, add to card front

How pretty is this!

We have just released a BRAND NEW collection for you – Falling for Leaves!  We LOVE this set and what a cool collection we have put together!

 

All the details HERE!

Set(s): Trick or Tweet
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Crushed Curry, Pumpkin Pie, Blackberry Bliss, Toil and Trouble dsp
Ink: Memento Black, Crushed Curry, Blends: Blackberry Bliss, Mango Melody, Crumb Cake, Basic Black
Other: Swirls and Curls Embossing Folder, 2″ Circle Punch Spooky Bats Punch, , Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary Site to learn more about the sale and forward to the Libby!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Hello Fall

Happy Saturday!  Time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop and this week we are saying Hello to Fall.   LOVE Fall and decided to use my NEW Detailed Leaves Thinlets since they were sitting on top of my desk!

Simple but colorful too!

Here’s the details…

  • Basic Grey – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic Grey – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder, wrap two pieces of the gold cord around the panel and add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out largest oval and run through the corrugated embossing folder, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Granny Apple Red – cut out the long leaf thinlet, add to card front
  • So Saffron – 2 1/2 x 3/4, stamp greeting using Memento Black, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Gold Cord – tie bow add to card front
  • Add 3 metallic gold pearls to finish off.

I LOVE how the grey makes the colors just pop!

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!

Set(s): Country Home
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Grey, Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Granny Apple Green
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Subtle Embossing Folder, Corrugated Embossing Folder, Layering Ovals Framelites, Detailed Leaves Thinlets, Gold Cord, Metallic Pearls, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Favorite Holiday Catalog Greeting

Happy Saturday! Time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop and this week we are using our favorite greeting from the Holiday Mini. Another tough one…SO MANY GOOD ONES! This is the one I picked for this week…

I LOVE this paper and I LOVE this greeting!

Here’s the details…

  • Grey Granite – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Copper Foil – 2 x 5, run through the Tin Tile Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Joyous Noel (sprig print) – 1 1/2 x 4 1/2, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – cut out layering oval, stamp greeting using Versamark and copper emboss, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp flower arrangements in Versamark, copper emboss, cut out
  • Grey Granite – stamp milkcan using Versamark, copper emboss, cut out, add flowers behind it then add to card front using dimensionals
  • Tie small bow from Copper Ribbon, add to card front

I just LOVE the way this turned out!

Don’t forget our new collection…Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes. Check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Set(s): Country Home
Paper: Whisper White, Grey Granite, Joyous Noel dsp, Copper Foil
Ink: Versamark
Other: Layering Ovals Framelits, Copper Embossing Powder, Copper Ribbon, Tin Tile Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Favorite Holiday Designer Paper

Happy Saturday!  Time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Blog Hop and this week we are taking a look at our favorite designer paper in the Holiday Mini.  THAT is a tough one…SO MANY GOOD ONES!  This is the one I picked for this week…

Isn’t this paper yummy?  And SOOO much prettier in person with the shimmer!

Here’s the details…

  • Mint Macaron – 4 1/4 x 11, folded
  • Frosted Floral dsp (Blackberry Bliss print) – 3 1/4 x 4 1/2, round the corners and add to the card front using dimensionals
  • Frosted Floral dsp (Flower print) – 2 1/4 x 4, cut into a banner and add to card front
  • Silver Glimmer – 1/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Whisper Whit- stamp flower in Night of Navy, Petal Pink and stamped off Blackberry Bliss, stamp leaves using Mint Macaron, cut out, layer and add to card front using dimensional
  • Mint Macaron – 1/2 x 2, stamp greeting using Night of Navy, cut into banner, add to card front

How pretty is this!

Don’t forget our new collection…Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes.  Check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

Set(s): Bouquet Blooms
Paper: Whisper White, Mint Macaron, Frosted Floral dsp, Silver Glimmer
Ink: Night of Navy, Petal Pink, Blackberry Bliss, Mint Macaron
Other: Trio Corner Punch, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

Favorite Holiday Catalog Set

Happy Saturday and happy September!  WOW…as soon as September comes I start to think of Fall!  AND…with Fall comes the new Holiday Mini and with the new Holiday Mini comes our theme for this week…our favorite set in the mini.  Okay…this was a TOUGH one…there are so many.  I decided to go with my favorite one right now…Wishing You Well!  LOVE!

This is a super simple card and one we did as a make and take.

Here’s the details…

  • Granny Apple Green – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Granny Apple Green – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Tin Tile Embossing Folder
  • Tranquil Tide – 1 x 4, cut out with a Delicate Lace Edgelit, add to panel, wrap piece of Tranquil Tide Shimmery Ribbon around it then add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 5/8 x 4, stamp leaves/stems in Granny Apple Green, flowers and greeting in Tranquil Tide, add to card front using Tranquil Tide, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp bow using Tranquil Tide, cut out and add to card front to finish off

How pretty is this!

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!

Set(s): Wishing You Well
Paper: Whisper White, Granny Apple Green, Tranquil Tide
Ink: Granny Apple Green, Tranquil Tide
Other: Tin Tile Embossing Folder, Delicate Lace Edgelits, Tranquil Tide Shimmery Ribbon, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary Site to learn more about the sale and forward to the Libby!

 

 

 

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!