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Friendly Wishes


Welcome everyone to the Create with Connie and Mary Saturday Design Team Blog Hop where the FABULOUS designers pick a theme and we each off a project based on that theme.  For the month of August we are going to be having fun with the new incolors.  This week we are taking a look at TIP TOP TAUPE!  What a DELIGHTFUL neutral!

Here’s my card…

TaupeHere’s the details…

  • Tip Top Taupe – 4 1/4 x 11 folded
  • Tip Top Taupe print (Cherry on Top dsp) – 1 1/4 x 5 add to card base
  • Whisper White – 2 5/8 x 3 7/8, run through the Boho Chic Embossing Folder, layer onto Basic Black – 2 3/4 x 4 and add to card front.
  • Striped Tip Top Taupe print (Cherry on Top dsp) – 1 1/8 x 4 1/2, add to card front.
  • Basic Black – 1/8 x 4 1/2, add to the striped print.
  • Tip Top Taupe – stamp greeting using Versamark, white emboss, cut out using a Lots of Label framelit, run through a second time to make it a shorter tag.
  • Sponge around the edges using Tip Top Taupe, add tag to card front using dimensionals.
  • Add some Perfect White Accents to finish it off.
Set(s): Friendly Wishes
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Tip Top Taupe, Cherry on Top dsp Paper Stack
Ink: Tip Top Taupe, Versamark
Other: Boho Chic Embossing Folder, Lots of Labels Framelits, White Embossing Powder, Perfect White Accents, Dimensionals

Let the party begin!  We’ve change the way to get from one blog to the next to use the buttons below to go either backward (previous) to the Connie’s site or forward (next) to the very talented Nicole Tugrul.





Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!


Friendly Wishes

CCMC363bBoy…has this been a CRAZY week!  Connie and I have been super busy getting ready for our second Create with Connie and Mary LIVE event and WOW…do we have some super cool projects for our folks to make!  My friends who are going to be helpers came over to my house yesterday to make their projects so they will be able to help others…oh what fun!

This is also for the casology challenge – repeat!

Speaking of fun…we have a super fun and easy sketch for you for the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge this week.  I decided to go pretty simple on my card and do a masculine twist!

Here’s the details…

  • Lost Lagoon – 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 folded
  • Whisper White – 3 7/8 x 3 7/8, stamp solid triangle in Night of Navy and Lost Lagoon, stamp diagonal striped triangle in Soft Suede.
  • Ink greeting with Night of Navy and Soft Suede, stamp on card front.
  • Layer onto Soft Suede 4 x 4 and add to card front using dimensionals.
  • Color some Perfect White Accents using a Navy Sharpie and add to card front on diagonal striped triangles.  Add white ones to the solid triangles.

Yep…it’s that quick and easy!

Don’t forget to check out what the rest of the design team!

Set(s): Friendly Wishes, What’s Your Type
Paper: Whisper White, Lost Lagoon, Soft Suede
Ink: Night of Navy, Lost Lagoon, Soft Suede
Other: Perfect White Accents, Dimensionals

Until next time…HAPPY STAMPIN’!