Archives for August 2013

CARD: Cool Pop ‘n Cuts Gift Card Holder

Today's super cool project featuring the Pop n' Cuts card base as a gift card holder is from guest blogger, Liz Miller: Do you like to discover other alternatives for the products that you already have?  If you answered yes, then I have a treat for … [Read more...]

CARDS: Mega-Blast of Flip Cards from Shelli

At Stampin' Up!'s Annual convention this year, Shelli Gardner demonstrator a ton of the most AMAZING flip / swing cards made with our new thinlits dies. My camera couldn't get them fast enough lol, and thankfully Shelli posted pictures of them on her … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Simply Sketched Double Impressions WOW

After lots of practice, and coaching (from you guys) I've finally learned how to say "papillon"! Wahooo! Be sure to check out my latest Bloopers for a few laughs at how badly I've been botching this word. No matter how you say it, this card is … [Read more...]

A little something from Shelli

What a whirlwind day yesterday was! I was so touched by everyone's support for making the Million Dollar Milestone, you couldn't wipe the smile off my face. It could end here and it would all be worth it, but the day gets even more exciting with a … [Read more...]


$1 Million in personal sales! WE DID IT!!! As of yesterday (Aug 26, 2013) in the afternoon, at approximately 2pm est (but who's counting lol), I hit ONE MILLION DOLLARS in sales! Maybe the biggest milestone I've ever hit in my lifetime!! Becoming … [Read more...]

MDS: Rev Up the Fun & Kickin it Old School plus FREE

It's another great week for new downloads-pocket cards, a retro school kit, a free desktop wallpaper, a traveling gift tag, and four downloads from traditional products. Be sure to check them out and make sure your customers get in on the fun too. … [Read more...]

NEWS: So close you can taste it – $1 Million Update

OMG!! I'm so stinkin' excited!! THANKS to all of you who've supported me (now and through the years) and especially over this weekend...I am INCHES away from the BIG ONE!! ONE MILLION DOLLARS in personal sales. That's a lot of stamps, and a lot of … [Read more...]

CARD: Flip flop birthday card

Here's a cool card using the new Labels Framelits dies from Liz Miller of Stampin' with Liz.  They’ve been called flip cards, flip flop cards, swing cards, and more-but they have always been a bit tricky to create.  Not anymore! Stampin’ Up!’s … [Read more...]

UPDATE: Million Dollar Baby!

Ever had one of those times in your life when it feels like a dark menacing cloud is following you around and dropping big storms, one right after another. The past month has been one of those times for me, and I'm struggling with it but it's had … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Tami’s Bloopers, Blunders & Stamp Fails of 2013

Ever wonder what goes on "behind the scenes" of some of these videos? Today I'm sharing what not to do lol. These are some of those "not so pretty" moments that the video camera picked up that you can't help but giggle. What good are we if we can't … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Festive Flurry Gift Tags from the Holiday Catalog

Check out the video on how to make these sweet tags found on page 12 & 13 of the Stampin Up Holiday Catalog. They are made with the Festive Flurry stamp set and coordinating Festive Flurry Framelits. A great feature about these tags is that you … [Read more...]

MDS Weekly Downloads – Camping and Holidays

Some fall and camping fun in this week's MDS (My Digital Studio) downloads -  weekly downloads. (PDF)NEW DOWNLOADSHarvest Of Thanks Stamp Brush Set - Digital Download #134930Magnificent Maple Stamp Brush - Digital … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Halloween Banner Kit from the Holiday Catalog

  Need something spooky to spice up your Halloween décor? Stampin' Up! is here to help you spook the halls. Check out our adorable new Build a Banner Simply Created Kit and the Halloween Banner Simply Created Accessory Kit! You can design your own … [Read more...]

CARD: Come to My Party – Invitation

How stinkin' cute is this party invite for a little girl's birthday? "Come to my Party" Ballerina from the Stylin' Girl stamp set. It's even more adorable in person, where is sparkles and shines. The dancing image is colored with the Dazzling Details … [Read more...]

CARD: Fabulous Simply Sketched Wow

This is a fabulous WOW card using the Simply Sketched Hostess stamp set in the 2013-14 Stampin Up Catalog, and the Million & One stamp set for the words. "Fabulous is what you are" - Love, love, love!! The flowers were colored with blushing … [Read more...]

CARD: Chalk Talk Core-dinations

It's my opinion that no matter what you make with the Chalk Talk stamp set and framelits, you just can't go wrong. Everything comes out beautiful. Here's another stunning example. I love Cantaloupe Crisp and Espresso combination, especially with the … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Hula Girl Hawaiian Card & Bonus Pineapple

OMG!! Huge Stinkin' Cute Alert...check out this Hawaiian Hula Girl card from my friend Cindy Baughman! I love this, it's so fun and surprisingly easy to make. Check out my video below for  details. How adorable is this coconut bra, reminds me of both … [Read more...]

CARD: Off the Grid Flowers of Sympathy

Today's card is simply beautiful. I love the creative use for "Off the Grid" stamp set background, the words are from the "A Dozen Thoughts" set. The flowers are what really stand out, they are a mix from the Itty Bitty shapes punch pack and the … [Read more...]

NEW: Clear Photopolymer Stamp Set – Another Thank You

We have a brand-new photopolymer stamp set available. Another Thank You (item 133454) is an exclusive, versatile set for any occasion that calls for a thank you.COMPLETE LINE OF PHOTOPOLYMER STAMPSEndless Wishes Photopolymer … [Read more...]

CARD: Rev Up the Fun Pink Sports car

Who says race cars are "boys toys" only? Girls can have some racing fun too! I love it! A hot pink sports car...wahooo! Featuring Strawberry slush and Bermuda Bay, a very pretty combination. It's ok to call a sports car card pretty right? lol. This … [Read more...]

CARD: Perfect Blend Coffee Cups

Here's another fun card using the Perfect Blend stamp set, or as I call it, the Starbucks stamp set. The coffee/tea "to go" cups and so cute. In yesterday's video I featured this stamp set in a stinkin' cute gift card. This card also uses the … [Read more...]

MDS: Autumn-Inspired Downloads

Fall is right around the corner, so we're gearing up with new autumn-inspired downloads. (PDF)Create the perfect first day of school photo shoot with the My First Day Printables. Dress your projects in layers with the Sweater Weather Designer … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Perfect Blend Starbucks Gift Card Holder

Today's video is an awesome gift card holder using the Perfect Blend stamp set, which I've nicknamed the Starbucks stamp set lol. "Coffee & Friends are the Perfect Blend" and it's perfect for both a Starbucks/Dunkin Donuts gift card, but as you … [Read more...]

Haunted House Gift Boxes from the “Best of Halloween”

This stinkin' cool project comes from Stampin Up concept artist Christina N. I love it!! The haunted house image in the Best of Halloween is one of my all time favorite images! Every year at Halloween I love to give all of my nieces and nephews a … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Christmas Banner Simply Created Accessory Kit

We are featuring our new Build A Banner Simply Created Kit and the Christmas Banner Simply Created Accessory Kit , which is fully customizable! These are featured in the new 2013 Holiday Catalog. You can create any holiday greeting you want. For … [Read more...]