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Archive for August, 2014

Kinda Eclectic Butterfly

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 @ 2:10 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Here’s a quick card with Kinda Eclectic  – easy to make multiples. Today’s Tip: I used a tiny strip of glimmer paper to add sparkle to the butterfly.

Stampin’ Up! Framelits

Posted: Thursday, August 28th, 2014 @ 2:08 pm in Projects | No Comments »

There are lots of new Framelit Dies and matching stamp sets in the Holiday Catalog that went live today at my website store. Today’s tips: -Check the Weekly Deals – there is often a framelit set on sale.  This week is Circles. -For storage – I use a Walmart tote and magnet sheets from the […]

Kinda Eclectic Journal

Posted: Wednesday, August 27th, 2014 @ 10:36 am in Projects | No Comments »

I love the new little journals in the Stampin’ Up! catalog.  They are perfect for gifts, lists, prayer journals ….  Here I used the Kinda Eclectic stamp set to embellish along with Baker’s Twine. Today’s Tips: – The new Kraft paper matches the journal perfectly (butterfly). -Use the new Transfer Adhesive Sheets to attach the […]

Butterfly Punch

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 @ 5:27 pm in Projects | No Comments »

One of the Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals ending today is the Butterfly Punch.  My current hostess code is NW93FAHR. Here I took a favorite layout with the Pleasant Poppies stamp and updated it with a new stamp set (Kinda Eclectic) and a new color (Tangerine Twist). Today’s Tips: -Use the Color Coach for a fun […]

For All Things

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 @ 12:21 pm in Projects | No Comments »

The new Holiday Catalog begins soon and here is a favorite new stamp set – For All Things.   You can chose this set in your kit (and anything else up to $150) for just $99 – free shipping too!  This demonstrator kit special is Short and Sweet – ending Aug 29.  Check out the “Join […]

Stampin’ Up! – Short & Sweet

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 @ 10:31 am in Projects | No Comments »

Stampin’ Up! has a promotion for the starter kit for just ONE WEEK.  Until August 29th you can get $150 in product of your choice (including the new Holiday Catalog) for just $99.  Free shipping too!  It’s a great deal – check it out at my website at JOIN THE FUN   Today’s Tips: -You […]

Coaster Board Frame

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 @ 5:17 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Two of the Weekly Deals are Square Framelits and Vanilla Coaster Board.  The Coaster Board is easy to cut with the Big Shot and fun to stamp on (Art of Life stamp set).  I also used the Hostess set – Life’s Adventure and Coastal Cabana Cardstock and Blendabilities. Today’s Tips: – It’s easy to make […]

Embossing Folders

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 @ 8:41 am in Projects | No Comments »

Embossing folders are one of my favorite Stampin’ Up! tools.   These cards are made with the Lovely Lace folder, Hello Honey and Blackberry Bliss Cardstock and inks.   Be sure to get the Honeycomb folder from the Weekly Deals at my online store. Today’s Tips: -To get this dimensional look, simply rub your inkpad lightly […]

Word Bubbles

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 @ 3:53 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Word Bubbles is one of the framelits on special for August. Today’s Tips: -For an easy card, use a large panel of Designer Series Paper. Product List Just Sayin’ [english, clear] Maritime Designer Series Paper Coastal Cabana Thick Baker’s Twine Word Bubbles Framelits Dies

Weekly Deals

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 @ 2:16 pm in Projects | No Comments »

The Stampin’ Up! Weekly Deals are changed every TUESDAY.  Here are the new DEALS: There is also a new photopolymer stamp set released today under new arrivals – Yeehaw – very cute! Petite Purse Bigz L Die [125606] $32.95 $24.71 Envelope Liners Framelits Dies [132172] $26.95 $20.21 Fancy Fan Textured Impressions Embossing Folder [127751] $7.95 […]