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Retiring Favorite stamp sets

Posted: Wednesday, March 31st, 2021 @ 3:01 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Last time I showed you some of the awesome discounts on retiring dies, punches and more.  Today I have some projects with favorite retiring bundles and stamp sets. Timeless Tulips is NOT retiring, but it will no longer be at the bundled discount after May 3.  I wanted to show it today since it is […]

My Top Picks – Retiring Stampin’ Up!

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2021 @ 2:25 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I’ve listed  some of the best sale items from the retiring Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog.  Be sure to pick up any matching stamp sets that are also retiring. Tip:  If the dies are discounted, get the stamps and dies separate.  If not, bundles are always 10% 0ff. Just click on the thumbnail photo to see […]

Easter Cards

Posted: Thursday, March 25th, 2021 @ 9:42 am in Projects | No Comments »

I predicted that the Arrange a Wreath bundle was retiring and I was right.  Unfortunately, the dies are in Low Inventory, so I hope you can grab this great bundle for all occasions before it is gone for good  (see product photos at the end). Here are the Easter cards I made this week: I […]

Stampin’ Up! Retiring List

Posted: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 @ 3:07 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Since the Stampin’ Up! Retiring List is posting soon, I want to give a rundown of what’s happening when.  The calendar is a bit confusing now, with catalogs ending at different times, and a couple of out of publication offerings too! The 2020-2021 Annual Catalog ends on May 3, but the retiring list and LAST […]

2 ways to make shaker cards

Posted: Wednesday, March 17th, 2021 @ 11:43 am in Projects | No Comments »

I’m a big fan of shaker cards.  They are so fun to play with, no matter how old you are.  So I made this one for St. Patrick’s Day.   And then I had to make some butterfly shaker cards too! But first – FREE SHIPPING MARCH 17, 2021. If you missed it, be sure to […]

St. Patrick’s Day Card

Posted: Saturday, March 13th, 2021 @ 1:26 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I went with the green today and gathered up some supplies.  I had some cool sequins that I haven’t used before,  so it was a perfect time to try a shaker card for St. Patrick’s Day. I saw this shaker card technique at a Stampin’ Up! virtual event last year and have been waiting for […]

Easy Fun Fold for Chicks and Butterflies

Posted: Wednesday, March 10th, 2021 @ 10:47 am in Projects | No Comments »

Did you know that Stampin’ Up! has two great out of publication specials going on right now?  In case you are wondering, an “out of publication” offering is one that is not in a printed catalog.  We have the Hey Chick and Hey Birthday Chick bundles and the Butterfly Brilliance Collection.  I used both to […]

3 Ways to Use Gilded Leafing

Posted: Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 @ 11:03 am in Projects | No Comments »

I was a little nervous to open up my Gilded Leafing but I love it!  I came up with some good tips for you to keep it less messy and more beautiful.  I tried 3 different ways to use the gold leafing, all worked really well.  Here’s my video on 3 ways to use gilded […]

It’s here!

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021 @ 6:53 am in Projects | No Comments »

I can’t wait to share even more of this amazing bundle and collection. While I am creating, you can check it out at my store. Happy crafting, Kim Wilson