Archives for November 2012

CARD – Open Sleigh Part II

Dashing thru the snow....for part 2 of my series on the Open Sleigh stamp set. I love the vintage feel of the stamp set. It doesn't take a lot of effort to make something beautiful with it, which is important if you're making a lot of … [Read more...]

SPECIAL: Holiday Bundle Offers 20% Savings

Available thru January 2, 2013Looking for cute ways to package little treats and gifts for co-workers, teachers, neighbors, and friends? At 20% savings, holiday packaging bundles are an affordable and adorable solution. Simply add a treat or gift … [Read more...]

NEWS: SU on the Today Show, Free Download & More

Wow today's blog post is full of good stuff! Check out this super cute FREE download in my online store, I LOVE IT! "even naughty people deserve something nice" hehehe. More on this below.Maybe it's wrong of me to combine this with such a "good … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Bloopers & Stamp Fails 2012 – Part II The Holiday Edition

Ho-ho-hooooouch - it's the Holiday Edition of my video bloopers and stamp fails! I'm not sure what it says about me that I have another blooper edition so soon, except that I make a LOT of boo-boos. Holiday crafting gone wrong, and oh so funny! In … [Read more...]

CARD: Open Sleigh – Part I

Every time I see the Open Sleigh stamp set, I just want to sing "Dashing through the snow..." lol. And it's such a pretty, classic set. This is a super fun technique using chipboard and the Big Shot impressions folder dies. This is a fun and easy … [Read more...]

CARD: Punch Santa, I mean Santa from Punches

Happy "Black Friday" to all! Black Friday is that crazy day when "some" of us get up at midnight, stand in line in the freezing cold and shop! It's a tradition my mom would say hehehe. Me, I like to sleep in, go to the computer and shop online in my … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: No Peeking Gift Card Holder

Today's video tutorial is just the stinkin' cutest gift card holder idea EVER! Check out how cute Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer is with his scarf tied over his eyes so he can't "peek". I LOVE IT! It is also a quick and easy gift card holder, and is … [Read more...]

CARD: Watercolor Winter on vellum

The Watercolor Winter stamp set in the 2012 Holiday Mini catalog is just a stunning set. Everything seems to turn out gorgeous with it. Today's card is no exception. The holly outline image of the set was embossed in gold on vellum card stock. The … [Read more...]

Big Shot Die Cut Machine Catalog & Video

You know I'm a huge fan of my Big Shot, it's quick, easy and fun to use. Adds that extra touch to your projects, whether your card making, scrapbooking, quilting, etc. Now it's even easier to find Stampin' Up!'s accessories for it. We have created … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Evergreen Shimmer Card

This beautiful card is the design of my friend Selene Kempton. It is one of those cards that make you *gasp* out loud when you see it, which is exactly what I did lol. And she was sweet enough to give one to me. The picture is nice, but doesn't do … [Read more...]

PROJECT: You mean so much card

I love the sentiment on this card - "You mean so much to so many people" is from the One in a Million stamp set (#126380 wood, #126382 clear mount). This card makes a great Thanksgiving card. It's also a great "thank you" card for many occasions. The … [Read more...]

Holiday Helper – 12 Days of Christmas Ideas

**Special Edition Newsletter** Tami’s Holiday Helper 2012 12 days of Christmas Project TutorialsIt’s beginning to look a lot like the Holidays. Let’s face it, the holidays seem to appear earlier every year.Wouldn’t it be nice to have … [Read more...]

WINNER Announcement & Free Stamps on Facebook

One thing I love about being a demonstrator is sharing the excitement! There is a magic about learning a cool new technique that's both fun and exciting. I also love being inspired by your creations. We are a team, we inspire each other:) That is why … [Read more...]

PROJECT: Stylin’ Snowfolk Card

This super cute card comes from the "build your own snowman" stamp set, also knows as Stylin' Snowfolk (126285 wood, 126287 clear mount). I love Mrs. Snowman, or is it Mrs. Snowwoman?? She so adorable with the little hat and rhinestones.A great … [Read more...]

PROJECT: Happy Hour Holiday fun

Here's a little "outside the box" fun with the Happy Hour stamp set (#126640 wood, #126642 clear mount) from Stampin' Up!. This is so fun, it turns the drink glass into a festive holiday party card with the holly leaf on top. Makes a great Christmas … [Read more...]

VIDEO TUTORIAL: Just Believe Santa Card

Some things have to be believed to be seen...Just Believe is just perfect for this Santa Christmas card. We are totally rockin' "outside the box" with this video. Not only did we bring the  Just Believe Stamp Set "outside the flower box", but check … [Read more...]

PROJECT: Snowman Card & Sale totals

The official totals are in from our Sell-A-Stamp Spooktacular - it was nothing short of AMAZING!!!  Typically Stampin' Up! sells about 14,000 stamp sets in a day, but on Monday (During the Spooktacular), we sold 193,000! OMG!!! That is truly amazing, … [Read more...]

NEWS: New Paper Trimmer is here! Order yours today

Finally, after much anticipation (and drooling over it in the catalog) the New Stampin' Up! Paper Trimmer is available to customers. Although paper trimmers are a common crafting tool, this trimmer was designed exclusively by paper crafters for paper … [Read more...]