Archives for February 2015

CARD: Butterfly Basics Thank You

This thank you card comes from the Butterfly Basics bundle: Stamp set and Framelits. The greeting is from the Four You stamp set. All Abloom designer paper stack for the background. The trim was created with the dotted scallop border punch. Designed … [Read more...]

CARD: Vintage Butterfly Basics Birthday Card

This is a gorgeous birthday card, created with the Butterfly Basics stamp set and the Butterflies framelits in the Stampin Up Occasions catalog. The Typeset designer paper creates a beautiful vintage background. The ink and paper colors (aside … [Read more...]

CARD: Congratulations so happy for you

Love this "blingy" congrats card! Nothing says "you're a rock star" like sequins on a card. Flippin' adorbs. The greeting is from the Bravo stamp set. The Bermuda Bay striped background was created with the Stampin Up Irresistibly Yours specialty … [Read more...]

CARDS: A Happy Thing Stamp Set Idea Smorgasbord

Friendship is a happy thing indeed. Make sure you let your friends know how you feel. And earning the A Happy Thing Stamp Set (wm #139131, cm #139134) during Sale-A-Bration is the most happy thing! This decidedly cheerful stamp set uses line art … [Read more...]

CARD: Lotus Blossom Thank you

This is a real wow card in person, the butterfly is sparkly! I love sparkle. I little dazzling diamonds glitter and a 2 way glue pen go a long way to shimmer up a project. It's hard to see in the picture, but the background is created with the … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Irresistibly Yours Specialty Paper Rainbow of Stars

In today's quick video, I'll show you how to make this quick, easy and AWESOME card. I'll show you how to use the super cool Irresistibly Yours Specialty paper to create this neat rainbow of stars background. The paper is only available during … [Read more...]

Black Inks: What is the difference between Memento and Staz On

Today's gorgeous card uses both Staz On and Memento black ink pads. Why both you may ask? And what is the difference between the 2? From the packaging, these 2 ink pads look similar, but they have 2 different "personalities" or functions in the … [Read more...]

BLOG HOP: Spring Fling – Crazy About You

Welcome to my Stamp It Demonstrator’s Group Spring Fling themed Blog Hop. We’re all really excited to unveil our projects that we’ve been crafting for you. You may be just beginning your journey through our blogs, or you may have arrived from … [Read more...]

CARD: Lotus Blossom Kindness has no end

The kindness you show has no end...beautiful sentiment and beautiful flowers from the Stampin Up Sale-a-Bration Lotus Blossom stamp set. This card has some cool elements that make it a real wow, the banner cut from the Canvas Creations and the banner … [Read more...]

CARDS: Big Day Stamp Set Idea Smorgasbord

Make a big birthday splash with the Big Day Stamp Set. Create professional-looking cards for special birthday recipients through the magic of a stamp and our easy-to-use Stampin' Blendabilities Markers. For an especially trendy look, use the Big Day … [Read more...]

CARD: Happy New Baby Balloon Card

Sweet "Happy new baby" card created with the Stampin Up "Celebrate today" and "One Tag Fits All" stamp sets, and the Balloon Framelits that coordinate with the Celebrate Today set (you can purchase these as a bundle and save 15%). The balloons and … [Read more...]

CARD: It’s Your Day from Big on You

This is a quick, easy and awesome birthday card idea from Lisa Fast. It uses the "It's Your Day" and "Gorgeous Grunge" stamp sets. It uses the "Sweet Dreams" Washi Tape in the Occasions catalog. I really love the colors. More 2015 Occasions … [Read more...]

CARD: I Do Love You – Happy Valentines Day

Happy Valentine's Day! It's that day when I buy myself a box of chocolates, and eat it. I went to open said box of chocolates this morning (yes for breakfast lol) and found this note inside from my son, my heart just melted. Best Valentine … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Pirate Surprise Extended Flip Card

Ahoy mateys, today's video is soooo super stinkin' cute. A pirate surprise extended circle flip card where his eye patch flips off to reveal his face! Created with some fun Stampin Up "punch art". I just love this card, inspired by Carolyn Bennie. In … [Read more...]

CARD: Love is Kindness Valentine Bouquet

Beautiful Valentine Bouquet. The essence of love is kindness, from the Love is Kindness stamp set from Stampin Up. The background is the Silver Fancy Foil Vellum and the Neutrals DSP. Flowers are colored with the blendabilities. Designed by … [Read more...]

CARD: It’s True I <3 U - Valentines Day Card

It's True, I love you! Can you believe Valentine's Day is this Saturday? True story, I better get a jump on those cards lol. This "I <3 U" card is perfect, and adorable. Designed by Veronica Zalis (love this gal!!!) she used the Decorative Mask … [Read more...]

New Photopolymer Set: Lovely Amazing You

Stampin Up has just released a brand new photopolymer stamp set called Lovely Amazing You and it's got some very fun sayings like "love you more than chocolate" and "you make my heart happy". I love the font on this set. Only $14.95, … [Read more...]

PROJECTS: Best Day Ever Smorgasbord Part 2

Part 2 in this 2 part series on the SAB (Sale a bration) combo Best Day Ever stamp set and Best Year Ever DSP. Scroll for more ideas. Get either of these free with a $50 order during Sale-a-Bration, or both free with a $100 order (ends March 31, … [Read more...]

CARDS: Best Day Ever Smorgasbord Part 1

The Best Day Ever Stamp Set can be used to build your own unique patterns and backgrounds. Combine it with chalk ink, Blendabilities, or watercolors  to create a truly one-of-a-kind design that reflects your creative sensibilities. When paired with … [Read more...]

CARD: Thinking of You Painted Petals

Today's sympathy card features the Crazy About You bundle (Crazy About You stamp set and Hello You framelits). So pretty with the Sweet Dreams designer paper background, combined with the Spring Flowers Impressions textured background. Designed by … [Read more...]

CARDS & VIDEO: SAB Irresistibly Yours Specialty Paper

This paper is so much more than meets the eye! The glossy designs look great alone or they will "resist" ink, making them really fun for techniques. Try it with spritzers, brayers, sponges and more. You'll find that this paper can be used with any … [Read more...]

SPECIAL: $5 off Paper Pumpkin plus a Free Stamp Set

For the first time ever, we're lowering the price of our 3 month prepaid subscription. During Sale-A-Bration (January 6-March 31) you  can save money and instantly qualify for a FREE product! All good things come in threes! Here are three things … [Read more...]

CARD: Love You Petal Potpourri

Hip! Hip! Hooray my blog and email are back up and running after a very long and frustrating day. My blog had been hacked and what a mess to try and get it resolved. It's FINALLY fixed and all is well with the universe again. My apologies for any … [Read more...]

CARD: Snuggles & Smooches Valentine

Today's card idea comes from the special edition "Snuggles and Smooches" photopolymer stamp set. This stamp set was released in December and is only featured online, it's available in my online store, and it's perfect for Valentines Day. The … [Read more...]