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Creatively Simple 32 – Happy

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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…

  • Basic White – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 2 1/2 x 5, run through splatters embossing folder, add strips of Pacific Point 1/2 x 4 1/2, to each side, add to card front
  • Cut out 3 different sizes of Stitched Triangles in Real Red, Pumpkin Pie and Pacific point, add to card front
  • Gold Metallic Paper – cut out 3 small triangles, add to card fornt
  • Basic White – stamp happy in Versamark, gold emboss, cut out, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some small Gilded 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…

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Let your inspiration “grow” with the greenhouse and plant images in the GARDEN GREENHOUSE STAMP SET and GREENHOUSE DIES and create the garden of your dreams!  The large and detailed greenhouse images are generously sized to be the focal image on your cards and perfect for a nature lover!  We’ve combined the GARDEN GREENHOUSE BUNDLE with the Bloom Where You are Planted Designer Paper for our three cards (one a fun fold!) and a special home decor project, perfect for your classes, included in this Collection!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Pacific Point, Rose/Gold Metallic Paper
Ink: Versamark
Other: Stitched Triangle Dies, Stripes & Splatters Embossing Folder, Gilded Gems, Gold Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM221 – 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 it’s cute cupcakes…

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Sweet and simple…

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Here’s the details…

  • Crumb Cake – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Crumb Cake – 3 3/4 x 5, run through Stitched Greenery dies, add to card front
  • Pansy Petals DSP (yellow print) – 1 x 3 1/4, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Daffodil Delight – punch out two medium flower, layer add to card front
  • Granny Apple Green – cut out fern, add to card front
  • Basic White and Poppy Parade – cut out large and small mushroom, cut off top of Poppy Parade, add to white mushrooms, add to card front
  • Balmy Blue – cut out the 3 small flowers, add to card front
  • Add red Holiday Rhinestones to two flowers
  • Basic White – stamp greeting in Poppy Parade, cut out around it, add to card front using dimensionals

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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Slimline cards are SO popular right now and SO easy to make!  We’ve combined the elegant pencil drawings of HONEYBEE HOME STAMP SET and nature inspired HONEYBEE BLOOMS DIES with the long shape of the 3-1/2 x 8-1/2 slimline cards for a special card-only collection!  The expanded design area on these slimline cards allows for even more creativity when you invite the outdoors into your stamping studio using the HONEYBEE HOME BUNDLE and HEART & HOME DESIGNER PAPER! We have SIX slimline card tutorials included in this Collection!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Crumb Cake, Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green, Poppy Parade, Balmy Blue
Ink: Poppy Parade
Other: Iconic Dies, Stitched Greenery Dies, Medium Daisy Punch, Holiday Rhinestones, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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IM214 – 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 colorful pillow…

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I just love these happy colors!

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Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Basic White – 3 3/4 x 5, add to card front
  • Bermuda Bay, Granny Apple Green and Pool Party – cut out the largest detailed leaf from Tropical Layers, add to card front
  • Sunshine & Rainbows DSP (green print) – 1/2 x 4 1/4, add to card front
  • Sunshine & Rainbows DSP (bermuda print) – 3/4 x 3 1/4, cut into banner, add to card front using dimensionals
  • Basic White – 1 1/2 x 2 3/4, stamp FRIEND in Daffodil Delight and hello in Granny Apple Green, cut into banner, add to card front
  • Add some Iridescent Rhinestones 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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Does anyone remember splashing around in the puddles with their rain boots on or using a watering can to water their flower or vegetable garden?  Stampin’ Up!’s FLOWERING RAIN BOOTS STAMP SET AND RAIN BOOTS DIES will make you smile and want to share those memories!  In addition, gardeners will love the tool dies and garden images, along with heartfelt sentiments to use on their cards or scrapbook pages.  We’ve combined this FLOWERING RAIN BOOTS Bundle with the Flowering Fields Designer Paper for a coordinated look.  Our FLOWERING RAIN BOOTS COLLECTION has FOUR projects – THREE step-by-step card tutorials (one a fun fold) AND a fun gift project to share with a friend or neighbor to brighten their day!  See more details HERE!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Daffodil Delight, Bermuda Bay, Granny Apple Green, Pool Party, Sunshine & Rainbows DSP (SAB)
Ink: Daffodil Delight, Granny Apple Green
Other: Tropical Layers Dies, Iridescent Rhinestones, Dimenionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Winter Birthday

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And it’s Saturday again! This week our theme for the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Hop is to make a winter birthday card.  Well with the July-December mini retired, I was a bit at a loss on this one but I think with shimmer paper and stars it sort of works…

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Here’s the details…

  • Pacific Point – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Pacific Point – 3 3/4 x 5, layer onto Basic White – 3 7/8 x 5 1/8, add to card front
  • Silver Foil – cut out 2 small solid stitched start and 1 just a little bigger stitched star, add to card front
  • Supple Shimmer  – cut out a variety of detailed Stitched Stars, add to card front
  • Basic White – 1 1/2 x 3 1/2, stamp birthday in Pacific Point and happy in Versamark and silver emboss, cut into banner, ad to card front using dimensionals
  • Add some Iridescent Rhinestones to finish off

And now for our latest collection…

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We are calling for SPRING in our next Collection from the January-June Mini Catalog using the DAFFODIL DAYDREAM STAMP SET and DAFFODIL DIES!  These spring flower images are perfect for coloring or use the dies to build flowers in a variety of colors!  We’ve combined this Daffodil Daydream Bundle with the FREE Sale-A-Bration Daffodil Afternoon Designer Paper for a coordinated look.  Our DAFFODIL DAYDREAM COLLECTION has THREE step-by-step card tutorials (one a special fold!) and a useful 3D project, perfect for your desk!    See more details here!

Set(s): Biggest Wish
Paper: Basic White, Pacific Point, Supple Shimmer, Silver Foil
Ink: Pacific Point, Versamark
Other: Stitched Stars, Iridescent Rhinestones, Silver Embossing Powder, Dimensionals

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

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Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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Creatively Simple 4 – 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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This is a little different as I used the inside “bellies” of the sheep in the SAB Counting Sheet set for some of the shapes.  Here’s the details…

  • Daffodil Delight – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Real Red – 1 x 5 1/2, add to card front
  • Basic White – 3 1/2 x 5 – stamp HELLO & + signs in Memento Black, the one shape in Daffodil Delight and the other in Real Red, add to card front
  • Add some Red Matte Decorative 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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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): Biggest Wish, Counting Sheep
Paper: Basic White, Daffodil Delight, Real Red
Ink: Memento Black, Daffodil Delight, Real Red
Other: Matte Decorative Dots

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!

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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’!

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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’!

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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’!

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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’!

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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’!