Stylish Christmas

WOW…September already!  Fall is in the air…well, if it wasn’t 90 degrees and extremely humid!  Looking forward to that cool fall air.  Anyway, it is Thursday so time for another Create with Connie and Mary inspiration – this week…it’s a fun sketch!

I decided this sketch would be perfect for a Christmas card…

Here’s the details…

  • Real Red – 4 1/4 x 11 folded, stamp snowflakes on card front in Real Red
  • Under the Mistletoe dsp (plaid) – TWO pieces 3/4 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Under the Mistletoe dsp (Shaded Spruce dotted) – 2 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to card front on an angle using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – 2 1/2 x 3 1/2, stamp greeting using Real Red, add to card front
  • Whisper White – stamp flower using Real Red and leaves in Shaded Spruce – cut out, add to card front
  • Add some gold metallic pearls to center of flower to finish off

That would 1 Christmas card ready for mailing!  LOL!!!

It is time for all the Fall/Winter Holiday and we are ready with a GREAT Halloween Collection – Trick or Tweet Treat Boxes – AWESOME!   Check it out…

Get all the details HERE!

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

Set(s): Stylish Christmas
Paper: Whisper White, Real Red, Under the Mistletoe dsp
Ink: Real Red, Shaded Spruce
Other: Gold 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’!

 

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’!

Blended Seasons

Here it is the last Thursday of August.  AMAZING!!!  It’s time for our last Thursday challenge for the month and this time it is a cool color inspiration

I couldn’t resist one last time using my very favorite set EVER…Blended Seasons.  I just HAD to do it!

Here’s the details…

  • Highland Heather – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Highland Heather – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Subtle Embossing Folder
  • Whisper White – cut out medium stitched lable, stamp greeting using Gorgeous Grape, add to card front
  • Wrap piece of Gorgeous Grape striped ribbon around panel and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp flower image using Memento Black, color using Highland Heather, Daffodil Delight (Light) and Granny Apple Green Blends, ut out and add to card front using dimensionals

I will so miss this set!  I just love coloring in the flowers using the Blends

And we’ve just released an AWESOME collection for you…Wishing You Well form the Holiday Mini!  I LOVE this one!

Get all the details HERE!

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

Set(s): Blended Seasons
Paper: Whisper White, Highland Heather
Ink: Memento Black, Gorgeous Grape; Blends:  Highland Heather, Granny Apple Green, Daffodil Delight (light)
Other: Stitched Seasons Framelits, Subtles Embossing Folder, Gorgeous Grape Striped Ribbon, 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’!

 

Always Be My Baby

Happy Saturday!  It’s time again for another Create with Connie and Mary Design Team Blog Hop.  For our final week in August our song is “Always Be My Baby” – don’t know this one either…sad…so sad!  This is all about kids cards and couldn’t wait to use my Treehouse Adventure set!

This one is just plain fun!

Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Blueberry Bushel dsp – 2 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Real Red – TWO pieces 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Whisper White – 2 3/4 x 4 1/4, stamp trunk in Soft Suede, grass in Granny Apple Green, and greeting in Real Red, add to card base using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – house:  Daffodil Delight, Blueberry Bushel, Night of Navy, cut out and add, “leaves”:  large in Shaded Spruce, medium in Granny Apple Green, small in Call Me Clover, cut out and add, ladder:  Real Red, add to card front
  • Real Red – punch out 1/4″ circles, add to card fornt

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): Treehouse Adventure
Paper: Whisper White, Daffodil Delight, Real Red, Incolor dsp paper pack
Ink: Soft Suede, Daffodil Delight, Blueberry Bushel, Night of Navy, Real Red, Shaded Spruce, Granny Apple Green, Call Me Clover
Other: 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’!

Blended Seasons

Happy Thursday everyone!  Yep…we quickly getting through August and school is officially back in session.  So far so good!  Having problems with our course management software because of an update that happened right before school started.  Hopefully they will get the bugs out soon.  But in the meantime we have an AWESOME sketch for you.  I really got into this one with, of course, my very favorite set…Blended Seasons.  Here’s the sketch…

I flipped the sketch to make my card and here is what I came up with…

Here’s the details…

  • Bermuda Bay – 5 1/2 x 8 1 /2 folded
  • Bermuda Bay – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the new Tin Tile Embossing Folder, sponge the edges using Bermuda Bay, add to card front
  • Bermuda Bay – 1 x 5 1/2, sponge the edges, add to card front
  • Copper Foil – 1/4 x 4 1/2 (cut 2), trim edge on slant, add to card front
  • Whisper White – cut out smallest Stitched label from Stitched Seasons, stamp greeting using Versamark, copper emboss, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Whisper White – stamp leaves using Memento Black color using Bermuda Bay Blends, Dark Pool Party and Cajun Craze Blends, cut out
  • Copper Foil – cut out 1 leaf and 1 flourish, layer everything togehter, add copper leaf, add to card front
  • Copper Ribbon – tie small bow, add to card front to finish off

I just LOVE the look of copper and Bermuda Bay together!

And we’ve just released an AWESOME collection for you…Wishing You Well form the Holiday Mini!  I LOVE this one!

Get all the details HERE!

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

Set(s): Blended Seasons
Paper: Whisper White, Bermuda Bay, Copper Foil
Ink: Versamark; Blends:  Bermuda Bay, Pool Party – dark, Cajun Craze
Other: Stitched Seasons Framelits, Tin Tile Embossing Folder, Copper Ribbon, Copper Embossing Powder, Leaves Trinkets, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!