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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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Thanksgiving/Gratitude

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is Thanksgiving/Gratitude.

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Here’s the details…

  • Pale Papaya – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic White – 3 1/2 x 3 3/4, add to card front
  • You’re a Peach DSP (blue/white dot) – 3 x 4, add to card front
  • You’re a Peach DSP (orange/white stripe) – 3/4 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Balmy Blue, Pale Papaya – cut out intricate leaf die, add to card front
  • Cajun Craze – cut out detailed pumpkin, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pale Papaya – 1/2 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner on one end, add to card front
  • Add Gilded Gem to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Are you starting to get ready for the holidays? We are! And we love to get our Christmas cards done early! For this Collection, we’ve paired Stampin’ Up!’s ENCIRCLED IN WARMTH STAMP SET with the ENCIRCLED IN BEAUTY DIES to create a gorgeous set of EIGHT holiday card tutorials! The Red & Green Foil Sheets add shimmer and shine to the muted Peaceful Place Designer Paper and enhance the doily dies and festive greetings. Grab this Collection of EIGHT card tutorials today! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Pale Papaya, Balmy Blue, Cajun Craze, You’re a Peach DSP
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Intricate Leaves Dies, Detailed Pumpkin Dies, Gilded Gems, Dimensionals

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Fall Leaves

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is fall leaves…oh my…does it get any better than that!

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Stitched Greenery die, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1/4 x 4 3/4, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pool Party, Pale Papaya, Cajun Craze – cut out detail leaf, trim off stems, add to card front
  • Brushed Metallic Paper – cut out long label from Eden Dies, add to card front
  • Basic White – 1/2 x 2 3/8, stamp greeting in Memento Black, cut into banner on both ends, add to card front
  • Add some Matte Black does to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

Are you starting to get ready for the holidays? We are! And we love to get our Christmas cards done early! For this Collection, we’ve paired Stampin’ Up!’s ENCIRCLED IN WARMTH STAMP SET with the ENCIRCLED IN BEAUTY DIES to create a gorgeous set of EIGHT holiday card tutorials! The Red & Green Foil Sheets add shimmer and shine to the muted Peaceful Place Designer Paper and enhance the doily dies and festive greetings. Grab this Collection of EIGHT card tutorials today! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Cajun Craze, Pale Papaya, Pool Party, Rose/Gold Metallic Paper
Ink: Memento Black
Other: Intricate Leaves Dies, Stitched Greenery Die, Eden Dies, Matte Black Dots, Dimensionals

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Fall Colors

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to use our favorite fall colors.  When I think of fall colors, I think more of ‘rich’ colors than things like orange, yellow and green so my fall colors are just a little different.

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Here’s the details…

  • Rich Razzleberry – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White3 3/4 x 5, used one of the decorative masks and add Bermuda Bay and Rich Razzleberry, add to card front
  • Gold Metallic Paper – 1/2 x 3 1/4, cut slant on end, add to card front
  • Gold Metallic Paper, Bermuda Bay and Rich Razzleberry – cut out leaf die from each, layer and add to card front
  • Night of Navy – 1/2 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting in Versamark and white emboss, cut slant on end, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add Brushed Gold Metallic Dots to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

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Stampin’ Up!’s PENGUIN PLACE BUNDLE will help you build a wintry scene for the upcoming holidays!  The scarves, hats and bows help make building a penguin easy for your crafting projects!  This set isn’t just for kids!  We’ve used the PENGUIN PLACE STAMP SET and PENGUIN BUILDER PUNCH, along with the Whimsy & Wonder Designer Paper for our next Collection featuring three card tutorials (one a special fold!) and a fun gift tutorial!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Rich Razzleberry, Bermuda Bay, Night of Navy, Rose/Gold Brushed Metallic Paper
Ink: Bermuda Bay, Rich Razzleberry, Versamark
Other: Seasonal Label Dies, Deocrative Masks , Brushed Metallic Dots, White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Click Previous to go back to Create with Connie and Mary site and forward to the see what Cindy has been up to!

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM200 – 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 wonderful collection of pumpkins…

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I loved the colors of the pumpkins so went with that

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Here’s the details…

  • Night of Navy – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Peaceful Place DSP – (grey/white print) – 3 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Copper Foil – 3/8 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Copper Foil – cut out large detailed pumpkin, be careful to keep all the cut out pieces in there, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White, Night of Navy – cut out smaller detailed pumpkin, later, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Smoky Slate – 5/8 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting with Night of Navy, cut into slants on both ends, add to card front
  • Add some Brushed Copper Metallic 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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Stampin’ Up! is introducing a special early release product suite from the Jan-June 2022 Mini Catalog called EDEN’S GARDEN!   This Eden’s Garden Suite is filled with sweet greetings, flourishing foliage images and blooming with garden frames and borders, plus a touch of metallic gold!  We’ve used this upcoming Eden’s Garden Stamp Set, Eden Dies and Ever Eden Designer Paper for our next Collection featuring FOUR card tutorials and TWO small favor packaging tutorials!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Night of Navy, Peaceful Place DSP, Copper Foil
Ink: Night of Navy
Other: Detailed Pumpkin Dies, Brushed Metallic Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM197 – 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 pretty cookies

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Decided to go a little different with my card this time…

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I just love the simplicity of this!  Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Bermuda Bay – 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Subtles DSP Paper Pack – Pool Party Plaid, 2 x 4, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Basic White – punch out two daisies, layer, add to card front
  • Bermuda Bay – cut out pumpkin die then do leaf in Just Jade, layer, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic Whit e- 1/2 x 2 1/4, stamp greeting in Bermuda Bay, cut into slant on both ends, add to card front
  • Add some round Silver Epoxy Essentials to top of tag 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 making the season wintry and festive with our new MERRY SNOWFLAKES COLLECTION! The Merry Snowflakes stamp set has beautiful snowflakes and greetings for the front and inside, plus the Stitched Snowflake Dies are full of embossing and stitching details! This Merry Snowflakes Collection is combined with the Gold & Rose Gold Metallic Specialty Paper to make your season sparkle! You’ll get three card tutorials (one a fun fold) and a useful holiday project tutorial you can easily adapt for other occasions! See more details here!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Bermuda Bay, Just Jade, Subtles DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Bermuda Bay
Other: Detailed Pumpkin Dies, Daisy Punch, Silver Epoxy Essentials, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Banner Year

Happy Thursday! This week it’s color inspiration time…

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I took the ‘any 21-23 incolor’ to mean I could use MULTIPLE incolors!…

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Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Crumb Cake – 3 x 4, run through the Stitched Greenery Die, add to card front
  • Neutral DSP (Early Espresso print) – 1 x 4 1/2, add to card front
  • Brushed Gold Metallic Paper – 1/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Evening Evergreen, Soft Succulent, Pal Papaya – cut out large intricate leaf, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3/8 x 2 1/2, stamp greeting in Early Espresso, cut in slants on both ends, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Brushed Gold Metallic Dots to finish off

All ready to send out!

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

Check out our latest collection…

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Create with Connie and Mary is featuring the PAINTED CHRISTMAS SUITE of products for our next Collection of EIGHT CARD TUTORIALS to get you ready for the holiday season!  The CHRISTMAS SEASON’S nature-inspired images can be country rustic or formally elegant.  We’ve also used the heartfelt sentiments from the CHRISTMAS TO REMEMBER stamp set, along with the full card sized CHRISTMAS PINECONE DIES for your handcrafted messages! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Crumb Cake, Evening Evergreen, Soft Succulent, Pale Papaya, Neutrals DSP Paper Pack, Metallic paper
Ink: Early Espresso
Other: Intricate Leaves Dies, Stitched Greenery Die, Brushed Metallic Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Banner Year

Happy Thursday! This week it’s sketch inspiration time…

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I just had to use the fun snowflakes from the mini…

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Wintry 3D embossing folder, add to card front
  • Peaceful Place DSP – 2 x 4 – cut into point on right side
  • Silver Foil – 3/4 x 2, cut one end on slant to match dsp, add behind dsp, add to card front
  • Black Glitter Paper – 1/4 x 4, add to card front
  • Basic White – cut out three different sized snowflakes, add to card front
  • Cherry Cobbler – 1/2 x 2 3/4, stamp greeting in Versamark, white emboss, cut both ends on a slant, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Red Wonderful Gems to finish off

All ready to send out!

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

Check out our latest collection…

Ghosts, Skulls, Cats and Pumpkins are hanging out here on Create with Connie and Mary with our CUTEST HALLOWEEN COLLECTION of tutorials!  We’ve designed FOUR fun and easy Halloween favors to give to the ghosts and goblins around your house or workplace! These exclusive treat favors use the CUTEST HALLOWEEN STAMP SET and HALLOWEEN PUNCH, along with the Cute Halloween Designer Paper, and are sure to make the recipient smile!  See details here!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Basic White, Cherry Cobbler, Peaceful Place DSP, Silver Foil, Black Glitter
Ink: Versamark
Other: Stitched Snowflake Dies, Wintry 3D Embossing Folder, White Embossing Powder, Wonderful Gems, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Banner Year

Happy Thursday! It’s hard to believe that Christmas is almost here!  WOW!!!  We are taking next week off so our wonderful design team can have time to celebrate!  So for our Merry Christmas for the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Design team…here’s a great sketch inspiration…

 

 

I thought this would make a great snowflake card…

 

Here’s the details…

  • Purple Posy – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Purple Posy – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the Dainty Diamond embossing folder, add to card front
  • Balmy Blue Glitter paper – cut out 1 large and 3 small detailed snowflakes, add the large on in the upper right
  • Shimmery White – 3 1/4 x 3 1/2, cut out large detail flower, add piece of Snowflake Spendor dsp behind it using dimensionals, add to card front, add small snowflake behind it on the left side and another in the upper right and lower left
  • Balmy Blue- 1/2 x 2 1/2 – stamp greeting using Night of Navy, add to card front
  • Add some Purple Posy Playing with Patterns Resign Dots to finish off

All ready to send out!

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

Check out our latest collection…

We love the watercolor two-step floral images and wonderful selection of greetings the Art Gallery Bundle contains!  For this Art Gallery Collection, we’ve made THREE cards (one a special fun fold), and an awesome 3D project that is quick to pull together for a class or gift!  We’ve paired this bundle with the Fine Art Floral Designer Paper and accessories.  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Banner Year
Paper: Purple Posy, Balmy Blue, Shimmery White, Snowflake Splendor DSP, Balmy Blue Glitter
Ink: Night of Navy
Other: So Many Snowflakes Dies, Playful Patterns Resin Dots, Dainty Diamonds Embossing Folder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

 

 

IM148 – Inspiration Monday

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

I just loved the colors and of course the leaves…

 

Here’s the details…

  • Seaside Spray – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Very Vanilla – 3 3/4 x 5, layer onto Merry Merlot – 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Seaside Spray – cut out TWO of the leaf wreath, sponge Seaside Spray onto leaves
  • Soft Suede – cut out the sprig like wreaths, sponge with Soft Suede – layer everything together, add to card front
  • Very Vanilla – stamp large flower in Blushing Bride, Terracotta Tile, and Merry Merlot, cut out, add to wreath
  • Terracotta Tile, Blushing Bride, Merry Merlot – cut out small flowers, add to wreath
  • Merry Merlot – cut out bow – add to card front
  • Blushing Bride – stamp greeting using Soft Suede, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Add some of clear/gold Wonderful 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…

Next up in our Christmas Collections we featured the Gnome for the Holidays stamp set with the Heartwarming Hugs Designer Paper for a warm holiday feel!  Our GNOME FOR THE HOLIDAY COLLECTION has THREE cards (one a special fold card), and a darling home décor item perfect for a small gift!  See more details HERE!

 

Set(s): Arrange a Wreath, Banner Year
Paper: Very Vanilla, Seaside Spray, Soft Suede, Merry Merlot, Terracotta Tile, Blushing Bride
Ink: Soft Suede, Merry Merlot, Terraotta Tile, Blushing Bride, Seaside Spray
Other: Wreath Builder Dies, Wonderful Gems

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!