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Archive for November, 2007

Craft Fair Project Instructions part 2

Posted: Friday, November 30th, 2007 @ 4:14 pm in Projects | No Comments »

#4 Candy Bar covers.  These are so simple.  Just measure your candy bar (in this case Twix)  leaving enough overlap for a strip of Sticky Strip on the designer paper (Dashing and other assorted).  Add ribbon and a tag (Perfect Presentation). #5 Notepad cubes and pens – hold tightly and stamp on the sides (Baroque […]

Craft Fair Project Instructions

Posted: Thursday, November 29th, 2007 @ 8:01 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here are some instructions for the projects I posted yesterday. #1 1.  Score a piece (12×12) of designer paper (Holiday Harmony) at 1 inch on opposite sides.  Score the other 2 sides at 3 1/2 inches.  Fold all in towards the inside of your paper. 2.  Fold the piece in half and then at 1/4 ” […]

Craft Show

Posted: Wednesday, November 28th, 2007 @ 5:45 pm in Projects | 1 Comment »

I’ve been working on some fun projects for a craft show next Wed. at the Regency at South Shore (Erie, PA). 1.  Designer paper 2 pocket purse with hot chocolate. 2. Binder Clip and coaster photo holder 3. Hot Chocolate pull up (I also stuck in a candy cane). 4.  Wrapped candy bars 5.  note […]

Designer Paper Trifold

Posted: Friday, November 23rd, 2007 @ 11:54 am in Projects | 2 Comments »

Here’s an interesting card I made that showcases the 2 sided designer paper.  1.  Cut a panel of Purely Pomegranate CS 8 1/2 by 5 1/2, score at 1 1/4, 5 1/2. 2.  Cut a panel of Holiday Harmony DP 4 1/8 by 5 1/2. 3.  Adhere DP to inside of 1 1/4 inch section […]

Today’s Specials

Posted: Friday, November 23rd, 2007 @ 11:47 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s a copy of the newsletter I sent out to my customers today.  If you want to receive my monthly newsletter for customers, contact me. Happy Thanksgiving! I am thankful to all of you for supporting my Stampin’ Up! business for these 10 years. Read on for lots of Holiday News and Savings. NEW CATALOGS […]

Acetate Card

Posted: Friday, November 16th, 2007 @ 4:33 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Have you ever moved?  Well this week I am helping to move a church (details on the “who is grace” link to the right).   What an exciting (but exhausting) experience!   I can’t wait to scrapbook some photos of our MOMS group cleaning and the kids enjoying their beautiful new rooms! Here is a card I […]

Today’s Tip – show off your 2 sided paper

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2007 @ 11:47 am in Projects | 1 Comment »

Here’s a quick and easy card I came up with to showcase the 2 sided designer paper. 1.  The main card body is a  4 1/4 x 5 1/2 River Rock panel. 2.  The 2 sided designer paper (Dashing) is 8 1/2 by 4 1/4 folded in half.  The back half is adhered to the back of […]

Today’s Tip – Photo Corner Tree

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2007 @ 9:22 am in Projects | 6 Comments »

A friend mentioned that the photo corner punch might make a good Christmas tree.   I punched 2 sets of corners out of the Dashing Designer paper.  The bigger corners are on the bottom and the 2 smaller are on the top, alternating sides.  The dot at top is just from the 1/4″ punch – a rhinestone brad […]

Paper Party Promotion

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2007 @ 10:59 am in Projects | No Comments »

The November Stampin’ Up! Special is: Buy 3 get 1 free – any designer papers in the main or mini-catalog! For project ideas look here To see swatches of the designer papers look here For my special on purchasing a sample of all the Prints papers, look here

Cards for Military

Posted: Saturday, November 3rd, 2007 @ 9:56 am in Projects | No Comments »

Here is an easy card that I designed for our MOMS group to make and send to our military for Christmas.  Stamp Set: Perfect Presentation,  Colors: YoYo Yellow and Handsome Hunter,  Accessories: Star punch – this fits perfectly over the star in the peace set.  This would be a great card for those of you […]