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Creatively Simple 2- Biggest Wish

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Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to our Creatively Simple post where Connie and I take a theme each month am make ‘simple’ cards!  I LOVE simple cards! This month it’s

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Here’s my card for this week…

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Here’s the details…

  • Crushed Curry – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 1/2 x 5 1/2, use Plenty of Patterns Mask, Blending Pen and Crushed Curry ink to add decorative stencil, stamp greeting in Memento Black
  • Pattern Party DSP – black/white dot – 3/4 x 5 1/2, add behind panel, add to card front
  • Basic Black – cut out detailed leaf, add to card front
  • Add Matte Black Dot to finish off

Yep…that is all there is to it!

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…

We’re excited to use Stampin’ Up!’s PRETTY PUMPKINS BUNDLE for our next Collection to get us ready for fall!  The bundle features pumpkins and vines and leaves…oh my! You’ll get three card tutorials (one a special fold card) and a cute fall décor piece you can set out to hold your favorite candy, flowers, or other small items (it’s also PERFECT for a tiered tray display!)  More details here!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Crushed Curry, Pattern Party DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Crushed Curry
Other: Intricate Leaves Dies, Plenty of Patterns Mask, Blending Brush, Matte Black Dots

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

Hand-Penned Petals

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

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This was just perfect for a clean and simple card…

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5 – stamp BIRTHDAY in Polished Pink, mask over word, stamp outline flowers 2 times in Smoky Slate, remove mask and stamp happy in Memento Black, Layer onto Polished Pink – 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, tie bow around panel and add to card front
  • Add some Polished Pink Incolor Rhinestones to center of flowers to finish off.

Yep…I really is THAT easy!

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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Who doesn’t LOVE the little whimsical squirrels in Stampin’ Up!’s new Nuts About Squirrels stamp set?  We couldn’t resist!  These sweet images will brighten anyone’s day on a card or project!  We’ve designed three cards (one an awesome fun fold) and a 3D box favor project you are sure to love and is easy to make!  See more details here!

Set(s): Hand-Penned Petal, Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Polished Pink
Ink: Memento Black, Smoky Slate Polished Pink
Other: Incolor Rhinestones, Black/White Gingham Ribbon

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

IM188 – 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 its a really cool cake

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I thought it would be cool to use the colors from this…

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded, stamp FRIEND in Bumblebee, So Saffron, Blushing Bride, Balmy Blue, and Misty Moonlight
  • Basic White – 1 1/2 x 5 1/2, run through the Stitched Greenery Die, add to left side of card front
  • Bumblebee, So Saffron, Blushing Bride, Balmy Blue, Misty Moonlight – cut out the the two middle sized flowers from the Dandy Wished dies, layer and add to card front
  • Basic White – 3/4 x 5 1/2 through the Stitched Greenery Die, punch out FIVE 1/2″ circles (retired), add to center of each flower
  • Add Basic Pearls to each flower 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! has outdone themselves with this pretty fall set called Nature’s Harvest!  It has flowers, leaves, branches and some wonderful greetings and we love the detailed Harvest Dies!  For this Collection, we’ve paired the NATURE’S HARVEST BUNDLE with the coordinating Harvest Meadow Designer Paper for an explosion of muted fall colors and fun designs! You’ll get SIX card ideas and TWO easy 3D projects using this gorgeous bundle!  That’s a total of EIGHT tutorials! See more details here!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Bumblebee, So Saffron, Blushing Bride, Balmy Blue, Misty Moonlight
Ink: Bumblebee, So Saffron, Blushing Bride, Balmy Blue, Misty Moonlight
Other: Dandy Wished Dies, Stitched Greenery Die, Basic Pearls

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

IM184 – Batik

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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 cup and saucer…STUNNING!

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I loved the beautiful, elegant look of this and thought it would be fun to do something with the Batik Dies!

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Here’s the details…

  • Night of Navy – 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Basic White – 3 1/2 x 4 3/4, run through the Tasteful Texture Embossing Folder, add to card front
  • Metallic Gold Specialty Paper – 1/2 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Night of Navy and Metallic Gold Specialty paper – cut out TWO of the solid ones in Navy and a detail on in BOTH navy and gold.  I use Press ‘n Seal to hold all the little pieces together, layer, to make two (opposite) Batik flourishes; layer the two together and add to card front using dimenionals
  • Basic White – stamp greeting (Biggest Wish) in Versamark and gold emboss; cut out around greeting and add to card front using dimenionals
  • Add some Gilded Gems to finish off.

That turned out soooo elegant!

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!’s IN SYMMETRY PUNCH BUNDLE in the new Annual Catalog has a sweet retro feel with several flower shapes, stems and greetings that you can mix and match to create even more fun and flirty flowers.  Add in the fun matching designer paper and you have a winner!  We’ve used the IN SYMMETRY STAMP SET and SYMMETRICAL STEMS BORDER PUNCH with the coordinating SWEET SYMMETRY DESIGNER PAPER in this cards-only Collection!  You’ll get SIX unique card tutorials featuring these fun products! See more details HERE!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Night of Navy, Gold Metallic
Ink: Versamark
Other: Batik Dies, Tasteful Texture Embossing Folder, Gold Embossing Powder, Gilded Gems, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

Red, White and Blue

And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to celebrate Red, White and Blue…

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Here’s the details…

  • Real Red – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 4 x 5 1/4, run through the dotted embossing folded – I did it on a diagonal – one run for the top and the other for the bottom, add to card front
  • Pacific Point – TWO 1/4 x 5, add on a diagonal to the card front, trim off excess
  • Real Red and Pacific Point – cut out a larger and small stitched star form each
  • Basic White – Cut out regular top tag, stamp happy in Real Red; add star to tag as shown and add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pacific point – add foam adhesive to a piece, and cut out 4th, add to tag
  • Add some Red and Blue Holiday Rhinestones to card
  • Fold a piece of the red Playful Pets Trim in half, tie in a bow and add to tag to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

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Our last technique class was SO popular, we’ve done it again with SIX NEW techniques!  The focus of this Collection is on the fun background TECHNIQUES that you and your customers can learn to make.  We’ve paired the techniques with  the new BIGGEST WISH STAMP SET and TAILOR MADE TAGS DIES.  Don’t you LOVE those BIG greetings and fun tag toppers?  You’ll get SIX card tutorials, each using a different technique done with basic supplies!  See more details here!!!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Real Red, Pacific Point
Ink: Real Red
Other: Tailor Made Tags Dies, Stitched Stars Dies, Playful Alphabet Dies, Dots Embossing Folder, Holiday Rhinestones, Playful Pets Trim, Foam Adhesive Sheets, Dimensionals

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

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Happy Thursday! July is such a fun time for out Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Inspiration as we do CASE the catalog!  Oh…I just LOVE casing things from the catalog.  We do not copy it exactly but use the piece as inspiration – layout, colors, set…whatever tickles our fancy!  First up is a fun gift bag from page 28

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I loved the layout and used a bag as one of my layers in my card…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pale Papaya – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pale Papaya Ombre Gift Bag – cut down front to 3 3/4 x 5, run through the Stitched Greenery Die, add to card front
  • Pattern Party DSP – 2 1/4 x 4, add to card front on an angle using dimensionals
  • Basic White – 1 3/4 x 3 1/2, stamp HELLO in Flirty Flamingo, Coastal Cabana, and Granny Apple Green, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp friend in Memento Black, cut out around it, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Pale Papaya Woven Ribbon – tie into bow, add to card front
  • Matte Black Dots – add 3 small 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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Our last technique class was SO popular, we’ve brought it back with SIX new techniques!  The focus of this Collection is on the fun background TECHNIQUES that you and your customers can learn to make.  We’ve paired the techniques with  the new BIGGEST WISH STAMP SET and TAILOR MADE TAGS DIES.  Don’t you LOVE those BIG greetings and fun tag toppers?  You’ll get SIX card tutorials, each using a different technique done with basic supplies!  See more details here!!!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Pale Papaya, Pattern Party DSP
Ink: Memento Black, Flirty Flamingo, Coastal Cabana, Granny Apple Green
Other: Stitched Greenery Die, Pale Papaya Woven Ribbon, Matte Black Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

IM182 – 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 its a bright and colorful table…

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How fun is that?  I just had to use the colors for my inspiration

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Here’s the details…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 4 x 5 1/4, stamp Happy in Poppy Parade, Daffodil Delight and Coastal Cabana, stamp the little crossed in Memento Black, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1 x 3 3/4, stamp greeting in Versamark, White emboss, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Yep…that is actually all there is to this!  EASY PEASY!!!!

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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Our last technique class was SO popular, we’ve brought it back with SIX new techniques!  The focus of this Collection is on the fun background TECHNIQUES that you and your customers can learn to make.  We’ve paired the techniques with  the new BIGGEST WISH STAMP SET and TAILOR MADE TAGS DIES.  Don’t you LOVE those BIG greetings and fun tag toppers?  You’ll get SIX card tutorials, each using a different technique done with basic supplies!  See more details here!!!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black
Ink: Memento Black, Poppy Parade Daffodil Delight, Coastal Cabana, Versamark
Other: White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

SunMarySig

IM180 – Sharing Sunshine

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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 colorful print

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How happy are those?  It just made me think of my favorite little set…Sharing Sunshine

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And how happy is that care?  Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, randomly stamp HAPPY in Granny Apple Green, Coastal Cabana, Polished Pink and Daffodil Delight, randomly stamp hello in Memento Black, add to card front
  • Incolor DSP Paper Pack – Polished Pink print – 1 1/2 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic Black – 1/4 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Basic White – stamp sun pieces in Daffodil Delight, Coastal Cabana, Granny Apple Green and Polished Pink, cut out using Layering Circle die, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Matte Black 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…

You don’t need to be a “Top Chef” to enjoy our new WHAT’S COOKIN’ COLLECTION!   These cooking utensils and greeting images are SO fun for the baker or cook in your life!  We’ve used the WHAT’S COOKIN’ STAMP SET and COOKIN’ DIES with the BRIGHTS 6×6 Designer Paper in this Collection!  You’ll get three card tutorials (one a fun fold) and a sweet (or savory!) packaging idea that makes a great gift for your host/hostess!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Sharing Sunshine, Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Basic Black, Daffodil Delight, Incolor DSP Paper Pack
Ink: Memento Black, Granny Apple Green, Coastal Cabana, Daffodil Delight, Polished Pink
Other: Layering Circle Dies, Matte Black Dots, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!