Thursday, December 31, 2015

Happy New Year

Well as we close out 2015 We bring in the New Year with sparkle and shine. Today's card has some embossing, a gold doily and some gold sequins. The new catalog will be starting soon and I wanted to show you what you could make with some of the new papers that will be coming on January 5th. Take a look at the project below and let me know what you think.

Add some gold embossing powder and heat-set.

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Additional supplies used:
ATG tape runner, heat tool and EK Success powder tool.

I hope you have enjoyed today's project and will check back often for more inspiration.
Thank you for visiting.

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Hip Kit Layout- December #2

Hello and welcome to the second layout I have completed using the December 2015 Hip Kit. I was stuck on how I wanted to lay things out and then I started searching Pinterest for a sketch to use. I found one by Susan Stringfellow (Sketch #144)at www.sketchsavvy.blogspot.com and I think it was just what I needed for the photo I was using. Take a look at the project below and let me know what you think.

The supplies I used are listed below:

December 2015 Hip Kit

Stampin' Up Real Red card stock (#102482), Basic Black card stock (#121045) and 2013-2015 In-Color Sequin Assortment (#133631).

Recollections white 12"x12" cardstock

Mambi Chips stickers (Michaels)

Becky Higgins Project Life Rotary stamp (#380484)

I hope you have enjoyed today's project and will check back often for more inspiration.

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Scrapbook Layout Using December Hip Kit

Hello and welcome back after some much needed time off. I hope everyone enjoyed the Holidays with their families and ready to jump back into the normal routine.
Today I want to share a layout with you that uses the December Hip Kit and I have to say I love the papers and the embellishments in this kit. I also used a phrase stamp from Becky Higgins at the top of the page where I will eventually write my journaling. Take a look at the project below and let me know what you think.

I hope you have enjoyed today's project and will check back often for more inspiration.
Thanks for visiting.

Sunday, December 20, 2015

A Little Update

Everyone, I know I haven't posted anything for a few days and that's because this is a busy time of year. I am getting the house and food ready for the Christmas Holiday. I will be back shortly with new cards and layouts. I hope you all have a wonderful Christmas spent with family and friends that you love.

Friday, December 11, 2015

Sneak peek: Rose Wonder- thank you card

TGIF!!! Welcome to today's post where I am giving a sneak peek at some new products that will be available in the 2016 Occasions catalog beginning January 5. I just love the new set and it can be used for some many types of cards. Today I will be sharing a thank you card and the coloring on it was therapeutic that I just might do more of it. Take a look at the project below and let me know what you think.

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Card details:
Card base: Old Olive 8 1/2" x 5 1/2", scored at 4 1/4".
Whisper Whie panel: 5 1/4" x 4".
Die cut the label once in Whisper white card stock and once in Basic Black card stock (cut this piece down the center).

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I hope you have enjoyed today's project and will check back often for more inspiration.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Scrapbook Layout- Pony Ride

Hello and welcome to another layout post.
Today I used the 12" x 12" Yesterday Theme Kit from Carte Bella/ Lori Whitlock. This was a great collection to use to accentuate the photo of little Delaney on Pearl the pony. I also used the Stampin' Up Gorgeous Grunge stamp set for the splotches at the top and bottom of the layout. I added a little journaling to the back side of the black diamond paper and then some flowers, buttons and butterflies.
Take a look at the project below and let me know what you think.

Here's the sketch I used to create my layout.

Additional supplies: ATG tape runner, Scotch 3D foam tape, clear blocks, #130517 Gorgeous Grande stamp set, Memento Tuxedo Black ink.

I hope you have enjoyed today's project and will check back often for more inspiration.

Weekly Deals

Have you had a chance to take a look at what's on sale this week? Do you need dies to put your sentiment on? Do you need help die-cutting an intricate design? Maybe you just need to add a little sparkle to your project. Well check out the Bitty Banners dies, The Precision base plate and the Iced Rhinestones that are on sale.
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Heads up!!! A NEW catalog will be coming soon so check back to take a peek.
Thank you for visiting.

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Stampin' Up: Cozy Christmas card

Hello again. I'm on a roll and just wanted to share another card I created. This card is great for mass-producing and looks so pretty in person. The Classic ink colors used are Cherry Cobbler and Old Olive and for a little sparkle the Gold Foil sheet was die cut with a framelit and the Big Shot machine. Take a look at the latest card and let me know what you think.


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Additional supplies: ATG tape runner.

I hope you have enjoyed this card project and will check back often for more inspiration.

Stampin' Up: Snow Place- Noel

Hello and happy Saturday. I hope everyone is enjoying the weekend. I have been in the Holiday spirit of things like shopping and hanging with my little boy on days off but found some time to create a couple of cards and a scrapbook layout. Today's project has a cute little penguin and uses a word die from the Wonderful Wreath framelits in Real Red card stock. The background on the card base is sponged in Soft Sky classic ink and the stars were heat embossed with Silver embossing powder. Take a look at the project below and let me know what you think.

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Additional supplies: ATG tape runner, anti-static powder bag, heat tool, and Inkadinkado Silver Starlight embossing powder.

I hope you have enjoyed today's post and will check back for more inspiration.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

A Merry Little Wish...

Happy December 1st everyone. I have another Christmas card for you today and I hope you like it. The Merry Moments DSP and the Festival of Trees stamp set are the focal points of this card that is backed on a Real Red card base and the Whisper White panel for the tree to rest on. I added some gold ribbon to the center of the panel and gold embossing to the Christmas tree. Take a look at the project below and let me know what you think.


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Additional supplies: ATG tape runner, Anti static powder bag, heat tool.

I hope you have enjoyed today's card and will check back often for more inspiration.

Card Share

Hello and welcome to today's blog post which should have went up on Sunday but with all the festivities for my Hubby and then a fairly ...