Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Out with the Old and in with the New




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Weekly Deals

The end of the year Weekly Deals.  While you're checking these out also check out the Year End Closeouts for more savings.  There are some great items on sale so get them before they're gone.

Amazing Birthday Wood Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!
Amazing Birthday Wood-Mount Stamp Set
Price: $28.95 $21.71
Clips Essentials Hardware
Clips Essentials Hardware
Price: $5.95 $4.46
Finishing Touches Edgelits Die
Finishing Touches Edgelits Die
Price: $9.95 $7.46
Fun Flower Punch
Fun Flower Punch
Price: $16.95 $12.71
Hearts A Flutter Framelits Die
Hearts A Flutter Framelits Die
Price: $24.95 $18.71
Marina Mist 3/4 Chevron Ribbon
Marina Mist 3/4" Chevron Ribbon
Price: $8.95 $6.71
Party Pennants Bigz L Die by Stampin' Up!
Party Pennants Bigz L Die
Price: $32.95 $24.71
Top 10 Photo Book Template Digital Download
Top 10 Photobook Template - Digital Download
Price: $14.95 $8.97

Friday, December 26, 2014

Thank you card

Here's a Thank You card for all the cards and gifts you received during the Holidays.  This card is easily mass-producible and simple to make.  Take a look at the card I created and let me know what you think.


Stamps: Thank You Words (Inkadinkado)
Paper: Something for all Seasons 6x6 paper pad (Authentique), Cream cardstock (Core'dinations Chocolate Lovers smooth texture), Whisper White (Stampin' Up)
Ink: Navy Mid Tone (Hero Arts Shadow Ink), Blushing Bride (Stampin' Up)
Fibers: Olive ribbon (Offray)
Other: Paper trimmer (Stampin' Up),ATG Tape runner, Apothecary Accents Framelits (Stampin' Up), Apron Lace punch (Fiskars)

I hope you have enjoyed this project and please check back often for inspiration.

 

Monday, December 15, 2014

Birthday card #2

Today's card was inspired by a YouTube video by Linda Lapotka and I just loved the quilt look so much I had to create my own version.  Take a look below and tell me what you think.
Materials: 
Stamps: Hampton Arts- Birthday Bash
Paper: Pebbles- Sunnyside (6x6) paper pad, Core’dinations Solid-Dyed core- Chocolate Lovers Smooth Texture card stock, SU Whisper White
Ink: SU Pear Pizzazz
Fibers: Offray- Pink ribbon
Other: Recollections- 3d foam squares, ATG Tape runner, SU Paper trimmer


Thanks again Linda for such great inspiration.

I hope you have enjoyed this project and please check back often for inspiration.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Weekly Deals

I see a few things I need to get before they are gone.  What about you? Take a look at the deals from Stampin' Up this week.
Bits And Pieces Wood Stamp Set by Stampin' Up!
Bits And Pieces Wood-Mount Stamp Set
Price: $23.95 $17.96
Documented This And That Designer Stickers by Stampin' Up!
Documented This And That Designer Stickers
Price: $4.95 $3.71
Envelope Liners Framelits Die
Envelope Liners Framelits Die
Price: $26.95 $20.21
Hexagon Punch
Hexagon Punch
Price: $15.95 $11.96
Home For The Holidays Ensemble -- Digital Download
Home For The Holidays Ensemble - Digital Download
Price: $9.95 $5.97
Modern Mosaic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder
Modern Mosaic Textured Impressions Embossing Folder
Price: $7.95 $5.96
Natural 7/8 Cotton Ribbon
Natural 7/8" Cotton Ribbon
Price: $7.95 $5.96
Wooden Elements Embellishments
Wooden Elements Embellishments
Price: $4.95 $3.71

Happy Birthday


I know it's the Holiday season but I still have birthday cards to get ready and send out, so that's what I have for you today. I've had these supplies in my stash for a while and thought it was time to put them to work.  I think the card came out well
Stamps: Recollections: Clear stamps- Sentiments, Fiskars: Make a Wish Quotes
Paper: SU Whisper White, Core’dinations Solid Dyed Core Chocolate Lovers, Studio Calico- Take Note paper pad
Ink: SU Baked Brown Sugar
Other: Wood veneer Stars, SU Paper Trimmer, ATG tape runner

Instructions:
1.       Cut card base to measure 4 ¼”x 5 ½” out of the Chocolate cardshock.
2.       Cut a piece of Whisper White cardstock to 4”x 5 ¼” and adhere to the card base.  Then cut a    piece of patterned paper to 3 3/8” x 4” and adhere to the Whisper White piece leaving a small border of the Whisper White showing at the bottom and then cut another piece of patterned paper from the same pack to ¼”x 4” and adhere to the top of the first patterned paper.
3.       Stamp Happy Birthday sentiment in Baked Brown Sugar, centered on the Whisper White piece.
4.       Adhere 3 wood veneer stars on the ¼” strip of patterned paper, centered, using favorite adhesive.
5.       For the inside: cut another piece of Whisper White card stock to measure 4”x 5 ¼” and then a strip of one of the patterned papers to ¼”x 4” to adhere to the bottom of the inside panel.

I hope you have enjoyed this project and please check back often for inspiration.

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Festival of Trees Merry Christmas

The project today was inspired by a YouTube video I saw and I loved it so much I knew I had to make a Holiday card using this creative fold.  The supplies are listed below and if you'd like the instructions and measurements, leave a comment below with your email and I'll send you a pdf.




I hope you have enjoyed this project and please check back often for inspiration.

Friday, December 5, 2014

Year End closeouts

Are you looking for a gift for a crafter in your life? Check out the year-end closeouts from Stampin Up. Get them now while supplies last at http://www.stampinup.net/esuite/home/creativemeasures

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Merry Christmas



So, December is here.  Are all of your Christmas cards made?  If not I have a simple and easy to mass produce card for you today.  Take a look at the card I made with supplies I had in my craft space.


Stamps:SU Endless Wishes
Paper: SU Whisper White, American Crafts (Jolly) paper pad,
Ink: Marvy Brush Markers, VersaMark
Other: SandyLion (Christmas Santa) stickers, Foam Zone (Glitter foam stickers), SU Paper trimmer, Inkadinkado Silver Starlight embossing powder, Embossing powder bag

I hope you have enjoyed this project and please check back often for inspiration.

Joy to all Card

Today I have 2 different versions of the same card design. I love the foil snowflakes and the patterned paper corners. I love the dry emboss...