Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Madison Avenue Simple & Clean Cards

Here is another card we did in my Card Club workshops this month.  It's very simple and clean.  I LOVE the Sycamore Street Designer Series Paper from the Sale-A-Bration Catalog.  The colors are absolutely gorgeous!!! 

Here is another color combination using the same DSP pack and it is my favorite one.  It's Summer Starfruit and Rich Razzleberry combo - never thought about putting these two colors together but they are really pretty. 

Don't you love the new Honeycomb Embossing Folder too?  It's a "must have" item in the Spring Catalog!!!

Supply List
Stamps - Madison Avenue (SAB), Made for You
Paper - Pool Party, Island Indigo, Summer Starfruit, Rich Razzleberry, Whisper White, Sycamore Street DSP (SAB)
Ink - Pool Party, Island Indigo, Rich Razzleberry, Tangerine Tango, Summer Starfruit
Tools and Accessories - Sycamore Street Ribbon & Button Pack, Baker's Twine
Big Shot - Honeycomb Embossing Folder, Floral Frames Framelits (127012)

Big Shot Workshop Update:

  • January 30th (6:30 pm) - full
  • January 31st (10 am) - still available ($5 per person, RSVP required)

I'm really excited about tonight's Big Shot Workshop!!!  At leadership I learned some really cool ideas to use the new Soda Pop Tops.  Can't wait to show them.......

Thank you for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful day!!!

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Hearts a Flutter Love You Card

Isn't this adorable?  We made this card in my Card Club workshops this month featuring the new Hearts a Flutter Stamp Set and Hearts a Flutter Framelits Dies from the Spring Catalog.  I LOVE the stamp set - so cute!!!  I LOVE it even more with coordinating Framelits Dies to easily cut stamped images!!!  Did you know you can save 15% when you bundle the stamp set and framelits dies together?  Thank You Stampin' Up!!!

Here is another sample card I created for the workshops.  I LOVE the new Needlepoint Border Embossing Folders!!!  You can emboss a hand-stitched look along card edges and it comes with 2 designs in a set!!! 

Here is my favorite Designer Builder Brad from the Spring Catalog.  We stamped one of the images from the stamp set and punched it out with the 3/8" Circle Punch (Itty Bitty Shapes Punch Pack) and adhered to the brad.  We also enhanced it with an epoxy bubble (included with the brads) on top! 

Supply List
Stamps - Hearts a Flutter, Itty Bitty Banners
Paper - Primrose Petals Core'dinations Card Stock, Pool Party, Very Vanilla, More Amore Specialty DSP
Ink - Primrose Petals, Real Red, Pool Party
Tools and Accessories - Designer Builder Brads, Itty Bitty Shapes Punch Pack, Paper-Piercing Tool, Pierce Mat, Essentials Paper-Piercing Pack, White Gel Pen
Big Shot - Hearts a Flutter Framelits Dies, Bitty Banners Framelits, Fashionable Hearts Embosslits, Hearts Collection Framelits, Needlepoint Border Embossing Folders

Thank you for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful day!!

Friday, January 25, 2013

Fancy Friends Kit

Have you found yourself looking for a quick and easy card that you need RIGHT NOW?  Did you know Stampin' Up! has this great card kit that you can make 6 cards for only $15.95.  It includes everything you need to send a quick card to your friends.
Fancy Friends Kit (Item 132319,  $15.95)
Including the following items:

* Delicate Doilies Stamp Set (wood-mount; only one image)
* Sweet Essentials Stamp (wood-mount; only “friends” image)
* Daffodil Delight Cardstock flower pieces
* Old Olive Cardstock flower pieces
* Daffodil Delight Stampin’ Spot
* Old Olive Stampin’ Spot
* 6 Whisper White Note Cards & Envelopes
* Rhinestone Basic Jewels

Additional Supplies Needed (not included in kit):

* Glue Dots

Here is the video for you!  Watch as Amy from Stampin' Up! Concept Art Team demonstrates how quick and easy it is to make a card using this kit.

Free Stamp Set of the Month - December 2012

Thank you to everyone who placed a Stampin' Up! order with me in December. I drew one winner from all of the online and email orders and the lucky stamper is ....Pam K from Port Angeles, WA to receive the Priority Mail Stamp Set. Congratulations, Pam!!! 

It's a new month and time for a new free stamp set giveaway. This month's stamp set is Stacks of Wishes from the Spring Catalog.  Please click HERE to learn more about my Free Stamp Set of the Month offer.  It could be YOU next!!!

 Thank you for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful weekend!!!


Thursday, January 24, 2013

Sale-a-Bration is finally HERE!

Click HERE to view Sale-A-Bration FREE product choices

I'm so excited Sale-a-Bration is finally HERE!!!  It's Stampin' Up!'s biggest promotion of the year and  is also an annual party with loads of FREE products!  This year's party is better than ever - we are celebrating our 25th anniversary!  So put on your party hat and BYOC (bring your own confetti). 

Sale-a-Bration Period:   January 22, 2013 - March 22, 2013

Sale-a-Bration Rewards: 
Enjoy Sale-a-Bration in three ways.  Choose all that apply.

1.  Host a Party - Have fun with your friends and earn bonus product(s).  (This is in addition to the normal hostess benefits.)
  • Have a $150 workshop - receive FREE pack of Silver Glimmer Paper
  • Have a $400 workshop - receive FREE pack of Silver Glimmer Paper AND FREE Product Bundle (Madison Avenue Stamp Set, Sycamore Street DSP, Sycamore Street Ribbon & Button Pack)

2.  Shop - A party just for YOU!
  • For every $50 you spend before shipping and tax, get one Sale-a-Bration product. 
  • Spend $150 and get 3 Sale-a-Bration products plus get a pack of Silver Glimmer Paper FREE!


The BEST deal is to sign up to be a demonstrator (even if it is just for the starter kit).  This is a no-risk, no pressure way for hobby stampers who just want to stamp and receive fabulous demonstrator discounts, benefits and exclusive resources.
  • Purchase the Stampin' Up! Starter Kit for $99 and get $156.50 of your choice of any current Stampin' Up! products.  That's 25% more Starter Kit products for FREE during Sale-a-Bration. 
  • Save another 10% since your kit ships FREE! 

Thank you for stopping by today.  I sincerely apologize for being absent for a long time.  I am happy to tell you that finally I have my computer back and am trying to get everything back on it.  I have new projects to share with you, so stay tuned!!!


Monday, January 7, 2013

Spring Catalog Product Share

Hi there! I'm excited to share my Spring Catalog Product Share with you today. This is a great way to try out many brand-new products from the Spring Catalog at a reasonable price. I have three different assortments to choose from or get them all!

2013 Spring Catalog DSP, Paper Stack & Core'dination Card Stock Share......$10 each
Get all brand-new DSP Collections and Core'dination Card Stock in brand-new colors! 23 sheets of 6"x 6" double-sided, one 6" x 6" laser-cut, 14 sheets of 4-1/2" x 6-1/2" double-sided and 6 sheets of 6"x 6" Core'dination Card Stock in 3 new colors.

*Tea for Two DSP Collecion - 6" x 6", 6 sheets, one each of 6 double-sided design
*More Amore Specialty DSP - 6" x 6", 5 of double-sided design and 1 laser-cut sheet in Real Red or Primrose Petals
*Parker's Patterns DSP Collection - 6"x 6", 6 sheets, one each of 6 double-sided design
*Sunshine & Sprinkles DSP Collection - 6" x 6", 6 sheets, one each of 6 double-sided design
*Print Poetry Designer Series Paper Stack - 4-1/2" x 6-1/2", 14 sheets, one each of 12 double-sided designs
*Core'dination Card Stock - 6"x 6", 6 sheets, 2 each of Pool Party, Real Red, Primrose Petals

2013 Spring Catalog Ribbon Share .....$14.50
*5/8" Flower Trim (page 5) - 1/2 yard
*1-1/4" Two-Tone Ribbon Pink Pirouette/Rose Red - 1 yard
*1-1/4" Two-Tone Ribbon Basic Gray/Basic Black - 1 yard
*Natural 7/16" Trim Ribbon - 1 yard
*3/8" Striped Organdy Ribbon Marina Mist - 2 yards
*3/8" Striped Organdy Ribbon Melon Mambo - 2 yards
*3/8" Striped Organdy Ribbon Old Olive - 2 yards

2013 Spring Catalog Accessory Share ......$8.50
*Paper Doilies (page 5) - 4
*Designer Builder Brads (page 12) - 4
*Basics Designer Buttons (page 20) - 4, 2 each, 2 sizes
*Soda Pop Tops (page 24) - 4, 2 each, 2 sizes
*Hung Up Cute Clips (page 28) - 3, 1 each, 3 designs
*Elements Cute Clips (page 28) - 3, 1 each, 3 designs
*5/8" Flower Trim (page 5) - 12"


Thank you for stopping by today. If you are interested in any of my Spring Catalog Product Share items, please contact me. If you are my monthly club member and wish to order, please contact me so that I can have your item ready prior to your club workshop. Have a good day!


Thursday, January 3, 2013

Stampin' Up! Spring Catalog is Live Today!

Happy New Year Everyone! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas. We had a peaceful holiday and a nice break from our boys' sports activities. At least I didn't feel like a taxi driver for a change:)

Here's the project we will be creating this Sunday afternoon at my Scrapbook Club. I had so much fun working on this project. I LOVE the new More Amore Specialty DSP and new accessories from the Spring Catalog! If you are local and wish to attend this workshop, please contact me. You can create this project for FREE with a min order of $25 or $15 for project only.

The Spring Catalog is finally live today with two great Valentine specials!!

My Little Valentine Promotion (January 3 - 21, 2013)

During the My Little Valentine promotion, you will get the Sealed with Love Simply Sent Kit FREE- a $7.95 value-when you purchase the brand-new My Little Valentine Set. This four-piece set was created exclusively for this promotion and will not be available again after January 21!

The My Little Valentine Stamp Set is only available in clear-mount.

Buy one of the following:

#132242 My Little Valentine (English) $9.95
#132245 Enamorados (Spanish)
#132248 Mon petit amour (French)

Get this FREE:
#126923 Sealed with Love Simply Sent (Holiday Catalog, page 35)


Valentine Treat Bundle (January 3-21, 2013)

From January 3 through 21, you will have the opportunity to purchase the exclusive Valentine Treat Bundle. This bundle, created specifically for this special offer, contains the brand-new Happy Valentine Heart Single Stamp (English only) and a package of 1"x 8" cellophane bags. The Happy Valentine Heart Single Stamp coordinates with the Full Heart Punch (#119883; $16.95)

Bundle Item #132771 Valentine Treat Bundle $5.95 ($7.45 retail value)


Please visit my online store to view these exclusive stamps. Sorry for the inconvenience but I am not able to post the photo of each product here since my computer is at a repair shop and I'm posting this using my iPad with a limited capability or I should say with a limited knowledge on my part:)

Thank you for stopping by today. Have a great day!